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Preparatory Division String Camp, June 20-24, Ages 6-9 and 9-12. Registration deadline is May 20th. Preparatory Division, Tanner Dance and Youth Theatre Arts Passport, June 27 - July 1, Create an original performance work to be presented at the Tanner Dance Building. Preparatory Division International Piano Festival, July 26 - July 29, Musicianship, ukulele, and choir classes. University of Utah, School of Music.

Home in Their Eyes: Images and Stories of Home by Residents in Rural China, Friday, March 25 – Thursday, June 2, 2016, J. Willard Marriott Library 3rd Floor

Salt Dance Fest 2016 brings together internationally renowned dance artists and dance makers Jeanine Durning, Alex Ketley and Jennifer Nugent, along with esteemed SLC dance artists Daniel Charon, Molly Heller and Stephen Koester for two weeks of moving, collaborating, dance making and the lively exchange of ideas, June 6-17, 2016.

Summer Chamber Music Workshop, Matt Zalkind, June 26 - 30, 2016, Hasse Borup, Director, Open for serious string and piano players, age 12 - 26,  School of Music, University of Utah

University of Utah Department of Ballet Summer Intensive, June 20 - July 15, 2016. Join us for an exciting four-week ballet intensive with internationally recognized faculty and guest artists.

Performance Calendar of 2015 - 2016 Season, Department of Ballet, University of Utah

Performance Calendar of 2015 - 2016 Season, Department of Modern Dance, University of Utah

Natural History Museum of Utah 2015 Lecture Series

College of Fine Arts, University of Utah

Earth's Beauty

April 22 marks the 45th anniversary of Earth Day. To celebrate the beauty of our home planet, NASA releases specular images of Earth taken from space by astronauts on the International Space Station, satellites and spacecrafts. Here are some of them.

For more photos, please visit the website of NASA. (Clicking on each image, you can see detailed information.)

Island of Hawaii From the International Space Station:

Growing Deltas in Atchafalaya Bay, the United States:

Coloring the Sea Around the Pribilof Islands, Alaska:

The World's Protected Areas from Space, Egmont National Park in New Zealand:


The U.S. Gulf Coast at Night:

Windswept Valleys in Northern Africa:

Venice Lagoon:

A Portrait of Global Winds:

Alaska's Susitna Glacier:

Watercolor Canvas, Tassili n'Ajjer National Park (a part of the Sahara Desert):

Siberia's Lena Delta:

Another World, Lake Dagze Co, Tibet:

Guinea-Bissau in West Africa:

Eleuthera Island in the Bahamas:

Lake Naivasha, Kenya:

International Space Station Flyover of Australia:

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