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Friday, October 24, 2014

Panther Open House UNIBusiness Day

Panther Open House UNIBusiness Day

Friday, October 24, 2014 (All day)

This visit day is for students considering majors in the College of Business Administration.

High school and transfer students are welcome on all open house dates. All majors and deciding students are welcome at every open house. Expanded opportunity to explore academic programs is available on selected dates for majors within each college.

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: Jenny Connolly
Email: jenny.connolly@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2281

Link to Event: http://www.uni.edu/admissions/visit-campus

Fri, 10/24/2014 (All day)

This visit day is for students considering majors in the College of Business Administration.

High school and transfer students are welcome on all open house dates. All majors and deciding students are welcome at every open house. Expanded opportunity to explore academic programs is available on selected dates for majors within each college.

Study Abroad in England/Ireland and Italy

Study Abroad in England/Ireland and Italy

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 11:00 am

The Study Abroad Center will provide information about short-term study abroad opportunities in England/Ireland and Italy.

Location: Room 010, Gilchrist Hall

Contact Information

Name: Paula Vanzee
Email: paula.vanzee@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: Study Abroad

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:00am

The Study Abroad Center will provide information about short-term study abroad opportunities in England/Ireland and Italy.

Northern Iowa Bach Cantata Series Performance

Northern Iowa Bach Cantata Series Performance

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 12:15 pm

Members of the UNI Cantorei, Wind Symphony and Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra will collaborate under the direction of conductor John Len Wiles to present a cantata (selection to be announced) by J.S. Bach. This event is free and open to the public. 

Location: McElroy Lobby, GBPAC

Contact Information

Name: Caroline Boehmer
Email: caroline.boehmer@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2028

Link to Event: NA

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 12:15pm

Members of the UNI Cantorei, Wind Symphony and Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra will collaborate under the direction of conductor John Len Wiles to present a cantata (selection to be announced) by J.S. Bach. This event is free and open to the public. 

Re-visiting the Classics on Diversity and Inclusion Session 2

Re-visiting the Classics on Diversity and Inclusion Session 2

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:00 pm to 4:15 pm

The second in a CETL/NCBI sponsored series on diversity and inclusion, facilitator Karen Mitchell, College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences, will lead this discussion on Antonina Darder’s "Teaching as an Act of Love: Reflections on Paulo Freire and His Contributions to Our Lives and Our Work". Darder reflects on the work of Paolo Freire, (1921-1997), whose important book, Pedagogy of the Oppressed (1970) emphasized the crucial connection between education and the struggle for equity and justice. Darder’s article is a valuable read for those who are unfamiliar with Freire’s work, as well as for those who wish to deepen their understanding. The article is available for download under the event description on the CETL website calendar. No registration required.

Location: Room 378, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: cetl@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: CETL website

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 3:00pm to 4:15pm

The second in a CETL/NCBI sponsored series on diversity and inclusion, facilitator Karen Mitchell, College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences, will lead this discussion on Antonina Darder’s "Teaching as an Act of Love: Reflections on Paulo Freire and His Contributions to Our Lives and Our Work". Darder reflects on the work of Paolo Freire, (1921-1997), whose important book, Pedagogy of the Oppressed (1970) emphasized the crucial connection between education and the struggle for equity and justice. Darder’s article is a valuable read for those who are unfamiliar with Freire’s work, as well as for those who wish to deepen their understanding. The article is available for download under the event description on the CETL website calendar. No registration required.

Jack Smith Fiction Reading

Jack Smith Fiction Reading

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Jack Smith’s most current work of fiction is Icon, published by Serving House Books in 2014. His satirical novel Hog to Hog won the 2007 George Garrett Fiction Prize and was published by Texas Review Press in 2008. He has published stories in a number of literary magazines, including Southern ReviewNorth American ReviewTexas ReviewX-ConnectIn Posse Review, and Night Train. His creative writing book,Write and Revise for Publication: A 6-Month Plan for Crafting an Exceptional Novel and Other Works of Fiction , was published in 2013 by Writer's Digest Books. In addition to his writing, Smith co-edits The Green Hills Literary Lantern, an online literary magazine published by Truman State University.

Location: Room 1017, Bartlett Hall

Contact Information

Name: Grant Tracey
Email: grant.tracey@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2821

Link to Event: Jack Smith Fiction Reading

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 3:30pm

Jack Smith’s most current work of fiction is Icon, published by Serving House Books in 2014. His satirical novel Hog to Hog won the 2007 George Garrett Fiction Prize and was published by Texas Review Press in 2008. He has published stories in a number of literary magazines, including Southern ReviewNorth American ReviewTexas ReviewX-ConnectIn Posse Review, and Night Train. His creative writing book,Write and Revise for Publication: A 6-Month Plan for Crafting an Exceptional Novel and Other Works of Fiction , was published in 2013 by Writer's Digest Books. In addition to his writing, Smith co-edits The Green Hills Literary Lantern, an online literary magazine published by Truman State University.

Honors Student Advisory Board Boo-Bash

Honors Student Advisory Board Boo-Bash

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Halloween fun for elementary aged children! Join The Honors Student Advisory Board for a Boo-tiful evening of fun at the Honors Cottage.Cookies will be provided. Come in your best Halloween costume and play some fun themed indoor games provided by the University Honors Student Advisory Board.

Location: Honors Cottage, 2401 College Street

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Halloween fun for elementary aged children! Join The Honors Student Advisory Board for a Boo-tiful evening of fun at the Honors Cottage.Cookies will be provided. Come in your best Halloween costume and play some fun themed indoor games provided by the University Honors Student Advisory Board.

Artist Series: Roots and Boots

Artist Series: Roots and Boots

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 7:30 pm

Whether you know these guys by name or by their songs – you know them. With more than 40 top 10 hits between them, this will be a night of favorites. An intimate show filled with stories and songs…getting to the roots of country music, featuring songs like “John Deere Green,” “Kiss This,” “She Don’t Know She’s Beautiful” and so many more.

Join us for a cowboy barbeque at 6 p.m. before the show!

Location: Great Hall, Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center

Contact Information

Name: Blake Argotsinger
Email: blake.argotsinger@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3676

Link to Event: 2014-15 Artist Series

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:30pm

Whether you know these guys by name or by their songs – you know them. With more than 40 top 10 hits between them, this will be a night of favorites. An intimate show filled with stories and songs…getting to the roots of country music, featuring songs like “John Deere Green,” “Kiss This,” “She Don’t Know She’s Beautiful” and so many more.

Join us for a cowboy barbeque at 6 p.m. before the show!

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