Northern Iowa Student Government

Week of 09/16-09/22

By: Alyssa Turcsak on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 11:00


Uncamouflaging Campus Diversity: Creating Transparency Through Cultural Competence
Meredith Kleykamp: Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Maryland. Breaktout Sessions on Military and Veterans Culture and Campus experiences EVENT LINK:

Tuesday, Sept 17

3:30 and 5:30 pm
Volunteer Tuesdays
Every Tuesday, the Student Involvement Center in cooperation with the Volunteer Center of Cedar Valley, have organized opportunities for students to get into the local communities and give back.
Outside of the CME, Maucker Union

7:00-8:00 PM
UNIFI Flying Spaghetti Monster Dinner

UNIFI will be tabling in Maucker to sell raffle tickets. Proceeds from the charity raffle go to the Northeast Iowa Food Bank to promote Hunger in Action month. Dinner is free. Need not be present to win.
Ballroom A, Maucker Union

Wednesday, Sept 18

10:00 am - 2:00 pm 
Stop N' Serve
Stop and Serve is a monthly event co-sponsored by Student Leadership Center and Campus Activities Board to provide brief, on-campus volunteer opportunities for students. With no time commitment required, students are welcome for however long they have to give. The projects are fun, easy and impactful. Bring some friends, enjoy free treats and do some good for your community. 
Maucker Union

11:00 am - 4:00 pm
International Opportunities Fair
Ballroom, Maucker Union

Thursday, Sept 19

11:00 am – 2:00 pm

For students, faculty, and staff.
Hemisphere Lounge

7:00 pm and 9:30 pm
Campus Activities Board Movie

Showing Monsters University. Come stop by and enjoy some free popcorn!
Maucker Union

Saturday, Sept 21

Student Organization Leadership Conference
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Do you want to learn how to be a better leader? Just interested in leadership? Come to the Fall 2013 Student Leadership Conference! There will be workshops on adaptive leadership, mindful leadership, creativity in leadership, stress management, budgeting and many more! Also, door prizes will be available! Don't forget to register at

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Events of the Week 09/02/13-09/08/13

By: Alyssa Turcsak on Tue, 09/03/2013 - 10:43


The school year is off to a great start!  


Tuesday, Sept 3

6:00-7:00 PM
UNI Society for Human Resource Management's (SHRM)
The Society for Human Resource Management's (SHRM) will hold its first meeting of the school year. All majors are welcome; free Scratch cupcakes will be served. Come and learn why you should join UNI-SHRM.
Room 125, Curris Business Building

7:00-8:00 PM
Lawrence Auld Collection Opening Reception
The UNI Gallery of Art will host a reception for the opening of the Lawrence Auld Collection exhibit. Auld is a 1955 UNI graduate with a B.A. in English.
Room 111, Kamerick Art Building

Wednesday, Sept 4

10:00 am - 2:00 pm 
Student Organization Fair 
Maucker Union

6:30 - 9:00 pm
Sorority Ice Cream Social
Come get a cold treat and learn more about sorority life at UNI!

Thursday, Sept 5

10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Volunteer Fair

Want to make a difference in the community? There will be more than 50 local nonprofit organizations represented with opportunities for internships, volunteer opportunities and much more. Stop by between classes and check out all the ways you can get involved.
Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union

Friday, Sept 6 – Sunday, Sept 8

Family Weekend
For more information, check out:




Events of the Week 8/27-9/2

By: Nate Konrardy on Mon, 08/27/2012 - 08:23

Thursday, Aug. 30- CAB's Annual Outdoor Film: The Avengers

9:30 PM- 11:00 PM- Lawther Field


Thursday, Aug. 30th- Volunteer Fair

10:30 AM-1 PM- Maucker Union Ballroom

Find opportunities to volunteer with more than 50 nonprofit organizations, to network, and to find internship opportunities. 


Friday, Aug. 31- Date to Observe

Aug. 28 is the deadline to: add full-semester course without department head approval, add a first-half semester course for credit, drop first half-semester course without a "W," and change first half-semester course to or from audit. Aug. 31 is the last day to drop a full-semester course without a "W." Student fees for fall are based on class load as of 5 p.m., Friday, Aug. 31.

Events of the Week 8/20-8/26

By: Nate Konrardy on Mon, 08/20/2012 - 08:53


Monday, August 20th- UNI Center for Multicultural Education Welcome Back BBQ

5PM-7PM- Center for Multicultural Education (CME)

Join us for some cool tunes, dancing, food, and fun at the CME's annual Welcome Back BBQ. Meet up with old friends, and make new ones! Event is free. Invite your friends


Thursday, August 23rd- UNI I am Staying Healthy

10:45AM-1PM- Student Health Center

Stop by for free fruit, water, pens, bookmarks and an array of health and wellness information.


Events of the Week 4/23 to 4/29

By: mojohn on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 12:27

Monday, April 23 & Tuesday, April 24 - Philosophy Club and Explorers of Religion Club Book Sale

9AM-3PM & 9AM-4PM - Center for Multicultural Education 
Philosophy Club & Explorers of Religion Club Book Sale collected books from the professors of the Department of Philosophy and World Religions, along with delicious snacks, t-shirts and buttons.
Wednesday, April 25 - How Inalienable Are Your Rights?
6PM - 7PM - Auditorium, Lang Hall 
International Philosopher Fr. Nathan Cromly will challenge those in attendance to ponder the basis of human rights, and recognize how differing philosophies of lawmakers directly affect their own lives. Following the presentation, there will be a question and answer session. Students, faculty, staff and members of the Cedar Valley community are welcome. This event is being sponsored by the Student Organization Speakers Fund and is being hosted by the student organization UNI Right to Life. 

Wednesday, April 25 - Spotlight Series: W.A. Mozart's Requiem
7:30PM - Great Hall, GBPAC
UNI School of Music faculty artist conductors Rebecca Burkhardt, John Len Wiles and Dyan Meyer will direct a performance of the enigmatic and well-knownRequiem Mass in D minor  by W.A. Mozart. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX.
Thursday, April 26 - Hot Topics in Education One-to-One Pedagogy: Curriculum for the 21st Century Classroom
4-4:50PM - Online
The webinar will focus on changes in technology that need to be made in learning strategies and school environments. It will also present the best practices for 21st century classrooms.This webinar will be presented by Leigh Zeitz and Ping Gao, both associate professors of curriculum and instruction.