Poster presentations will be from noon-2 p.m. in Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union. Oral presentations will be from 2-4 p.m. in the lower level of Maucker Union. Creative performances begin at 6 p.m. in Graham Hall in Russell Hall.
Campus Activities Board (CAB) presents "The Imitation Game." There will be two showings at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Cookies, brownies, popcorn and pop will be available.
Honors Week is designed to highlight and promote events your society is already hosting, such as elections, recognition and induction ceremonies, or end of the year events taking place during the week of April 6. Honors Week also includes activities to bring everyone together, such as volunteer projects, film viewings, the Honors Ball and research presentations. It is a celebration of academics and scholastic achievement at the University of Northern Iowa. The week provides an opportunity to recognize and connect students who are collectively pursuing academic excellence through honor societies, honorary organizations and the University Honors Program.
Alpha Delta Pi will host a spaghetti dinner. TC and TK will be present; other activities includ "Pie an ADPi," games and prizes. Tickets are $5 in advance and $7 at the door. Contact an Alpha Delta Pi member for tickets. All proceeds benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities.
Miss Iowa 2014, Aly Olson, will speak about her chosen platform of diversity. Her appearance is sponosored by Phi Sigma Pi Honors Fraternity for UNI Honors Week.
Come celebrate Pride Week with UNI Proud!
Monday 4/6 8pm Coffeehouse: Drag Ball
Tuesday 4/7 7pm Jebe Hall: Queer Monologues
Wednesday 4/8 7pm Maucker Ballroom: Keynote-- Donna Red Wing
Thursday 4/9 6pm Elm Room: Screening-- We Were Here
Friday 4/10 8pm Slife Ballroom: Progressive Prom
Link to Event Website: uniproud.tumblr.com
The Honors Student Advisory will host the 2nd Annual Honors Quiz Bowl. Teams of up to four students will participate in a sudden death quiz tournament (open to all students). The final round will include two student teams competing for a prize and a guest team of UNI faculty members (Jeff Byrd, Jay Lees and Jessica Moon) trying to steal points from both student teams. Check-in begins at 6:30 p.m. with the event running from 7-9 p.m. A limited number of teams can participate; register by midnight April 3, at http://tinyurl.com/SignUp4UNIquizbowl
Protecting Islamic Identity in a diverse environment....
Speaker: Dr. Radhi Al-Mabuk
Relay for Life is sponsored by the American Cancer Society and the UNI Colleges Against Cancer chapter. The 12-hour event will raise money for cancer research. Participants will celebrate those who have beat cancer, remember those who have lost their battle and fight back so cancer no longer exists in our world. Entertainment will include a live band, bounce houses, silent auction, photo booth, contests and speeches by those who have been affected by cancer.
The Hispanic Latino Student Union (HLSU) will host a Latino Ball. Music and dances include Salsa, Cumbia, Bachata, Merengue and reggaeton. The theme of the dance is Casino Royale.
Participiate in the UNI Out of the Darkness Campus Walk and join the effort to raise awareness and funds that allow AFSP to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy and support survivors of suicide loss. As the leader in the fight against suicide, AFSP has set a goal to reduce the annual suicide rate 20 percent by 2025. Check-in begins at 1 p.m. with the walk beginning at 2 p.m. and ending at 4 p.m.
Proceeds support SRA Scholarships, speakers, and books for members.
Daily from 8:00 am to 5:00 PM
The Service and Leadership Council will host a session of planting grass cups and making dog tags.
The UNI International Dance Theatre presents their annual spring performance. Experience cultures from all around the world through multicultural, folk and ballroom dance styles. Enjoy other dance styles such as contemporary, jazz and tap. This show is appropriate for all ages. Admission is $8 for the general public; $4 for all students and senior citizens.
The UNI International Dance Theatre presents its annual spring performance. Experience cultures from all around the world through multicultural, folk and ballroom dance styles. Enjoy other dance styles such as contemporary, jazz and tap. This show is appropriate for all ages. Admission is $8 for the general public; $4 for all students and senior citizens.
Dodging for Diabetes dodgeball tournament held April 19th at 3:00 pm. Put on by Kappa Sigma Fraternity.
QUASH is the Quest to Unravel Alzheimer's Scavenger Hunt. It's a one part mental and one part physical competition for a great cause. Teams of 2-4 participants will have 1.5 hours to complete a scavenger hunt around the University of Northern Iowa's campus and surrounding areas. All proceed's raised from QUASH benefit the Alzheimer's Associations mission of a world without Alzheimer's Disease through care and support for Alzheimer's patients and there families as well as the research efforts around the United States.
UNI's Advocates for Alzheimer's will host an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast to celebrate QUASH and to continue raising funds for the Alzheimer's Association. Brunch will also include fruit, sausage, milk, juice and coffee. Tickets for brunch will be $4 in advance and $5 at the door. Students and members of the community are invited.