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Saturday, September 24, 2016

"Nocturnes: Night Skies in Nineteenth-Century Art and the Darker Side of Modern Art"

"Nocturnes: Night Skies in Nineteenth-Century Art and the Darker Side of Modern Art"

Monday, August 22, 2016 - 10:00 am to Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Curated by Dr. Alice M. Phillips, this exhibition is organized by Legacies for Iowa: A University of Iowa Museum of Art Collections-Sharing Project and supported by the Matthew Bucksbaum Family. On Aug. 30 at 6:00 p.m. Dr. Phillips will present a gallery talk. An opening reception will follow. All events are free and open to the public.  Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Mon. through Thurs.; noon to 5 p.m., Fri. and Sat.; and by appointment. Please note, the Gallery will be closed Sept. 5 for the MLK Holiday.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

Name: Darrell Taylor
Email: darrell.taylor@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6134

Link to Event: Nocturnes

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 10:00am to Sat, 10/15/2016 - 5:00pm

Curated by Dr. Alice M. Phillips, this exhibition is organized by Legacies for Iowa: A University of Iowa Museum of Art Collections-Sharing Project and supported by the Matthew Bucksbaum Family. On Aug. 30 at 6:00 p.m. Dr. Phillips will present a gallery talk. An opening reception will follow. All events are free and open to the public.  Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Mon. through Thurs.; noon to 5 p.m., Fri. and Sat.; and by appointment. Please note, the Gallery will be closed Sept. 5 for the MLK Holiday.

"Illuminating Manuscripts"

"Illuminating Manuscripts"

Monday, August 22, 2016 - 10:00 am to Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Featuring 13th through 17th century illuminated manuscripts as well as objects from Rod Library’s Special Collections, this exhibition was co-curated by Dr. Charles M. Adelman and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor with didactics by UNI students of art history. On Sept. 15 at 6:00 p.m., musicologist Dr. Alison Alstatt will present a lecture titled “Strangers in a Strange Land: Spanish Chant Manuscript Leaves in the UNI Permanent Art Collection.” In addition, medieval chants from the manuscript leaves will be performed by Cantorei, directed by Dr. John Wiles.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

Name: Darrell Taylor
Email: darrell.taylor@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6134

Link to Event: "Illuminating Manuscripts"

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 10:00am to Sat, 10/15/2016 - 5:00pm

Featuring 13th through 17th century illuminated manuscripts as well as objects from Rod Library’s Special Collections, this exhibition was co-curated by Dr. Charles M. Adelman and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor with didactics by UNI students of art history. On Sept. 15 at 6:00 p.m., musicologist Dr. Alison Alstatt will present a lecture titled “Strangers in a Strange Land: Spanish Chant Manuscript Leaves in the UNI Permanent Art Collection.” In addition, medieval chants from the manuscript leaves will be performed by Cantorei, directed by Dr. John Wiles.

It Takes an Iowan

It Takes an Iowan

Friday, September 9, 2016 - 10:00 am to Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 4:00 pm

The UNI Museum is hosting "It Takes an Iowan" at the Marshall Center School (corner of W. 23rd and Indiana Streets) from Sept. 9 to Oct. 8. This exhibit, provided by Silos and Smokestacks, focuses on Iowans as leaders in the ongoing endeavor to provide food for the nation and the world. The exhibit will be open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

It Takes An Iowan was created by Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA). SSNHA is one of 49 federally designated heritage areas in the nation and is an affiliated area of the National Park Service. The heritage area covers 37 counties in the northeast quadrant of Iowa. Through a network of sites, programs and events, SSNHA interprets farm life, agribusiness, and rural communities—past and present. To learn more about Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area, visit www.SilosandSmokestacks.org(link is external).

Location: Marshall Center School

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: https://www.library.uni.edu/rodcast/201609/takes-iowan

Fri, 09/09/2016 - 10:00am to Sat, 10/08/2016 - 4:00pm

The UNI Museum is hosting "It Takes an Iowan" at the Marshall Center School (corner of W. 23rd and Indiana Streets) from Sept. 9 to Oct. 8. This exhibit, provided by Silos and Smokestacks, focuses on Iowans as leaders in the ongoing endeavor to provide food for the nation and the world. The exhibit will be open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

It Takes An Iowan was created by Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA). SSNHA is one of 49 federally designated heritage areas in the nation and is an affiliated area of the National Park Service. The heritage area covers 37 counties in the northeast quadrant of Iowa. Through a network of sites, programs and events, SSNHA interprets farm life, agribusiness, and rural communities—past and present. To learn more about Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area, visit www.SilosandSmokestacks.org(link is external).

Alpha Phi Philanthropy Week

Alpha Phi Philanthropy Week

Sunday, September 18, 2016 (All day) to Saturday, September 24, 2016 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: Kylee Burk
Email: burkkab@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

Sun, 09/18/2016 (All day) to Sat, 09/24/2016 (All day)
Midwest Violin Caucus ftg. Laurie Smukler, violin

Midwest Violin Caucus ftg. Laurie Smukler, violin

Saturday, September 24, 2016 (All day)

UNI faculty artist Ross Winter will coordinate this day-long event for violinists. Exceptional guest artist Laurie Smukler will appear. Smukler made her debut with the Cleveland Orchestra at the age of fourteen. A graduate of Juilliard, where she studied with Ivan Galamian, she was a founding member of the Mendelssohn String Quartet, and currently serves on the faculty at the Juilliard School. For more information on this event, contact Ross.Winter@uni.edu

Location: Davis Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

Sat, 09/24/2016 (All day)

UNI faculty artist Ross Winter will coordinate this day-long event for violinists. Exceptional guest artist Laurie Smukler will appear. Smukler made her debut with the Cleveland Orchestra at the age of fourteen. A graduate of Juilliard, where she studied with Ivan Galamian, she was a founding member of the Mendelssohn String Quartet, and currently serves on the faculty at the Juilliard School. For more information on this event, contact Ross.Winter@uni.edu

Guest Artist Master Class: Daniel Chapa, euphonium

Guest Artist Master Class: Daniel Chapa, euphonium

Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 1:00 pm

Visiting artist Daniel Chapa will present a master class. Chapa recently served two years as a Teaching Fellow at the University of North Texas while finishing his Doctorate of Musical Arts degree. He received his Bachelor of Music from Louisiana State University in 2008, and in 2010 received his Masters of Music in Euphonium Performance degree from UNT. Danny is also a member of the euphonium section in the 531st Air National Guard Band of the Southwest, the Lone Star Wind Orchestra, the principal trombonist of the Odysseus Chamber Orchestra and a member of the Founders Tuba Euphonium Quartet. This event is free and open to the public. 

Location: Graham Hall, Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 1:00pm

Visiting artist Daniel Chapa will present a master class. Chapa recently served two years as a Teaching Fellow at the University of North Texas while finishing his Doctorate of Musical Arts degree. He received his Bachelor of Music from Louisiana State University in 2008, and in 2010 received his Masters of Music in Euphonium Performance degree from UNT. Danny is also a member of the euphonium section in the 531st Air National Guard Band of the Southwest, the Lone Star Wind Orchestra, the principal trombonist of the Odysseus Chamber Orchestra and a member of the Founders Tuba Euphonium Quartet. This event is free and open to the public. 

CAB Guest Speaker: Matt Bellassai

CAB Guest Speaker: Matt Bellassai

Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 7:00 pm

Matt Bellassai is a writer, comedian and Internet personality, who writes frequently about pop culture, humor and the struggles of daily life as a twenty-something man-child. He is the former writer, producer and star of BuzzFeed’s “Whine About It,” a comedic web series that drew a weekly audience of more than 5,000,000 viewers on Facebook.

Location: Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center

Contact Information

Name: Meghan Haddy
Email: unicab@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Campus Activities Board

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 7:00pm

Matt Bellassai is a writer, comedian and Internet personality, who writes frequently about pop culture, humor and the struggles of daily life as a twenty-something man-child. He is the former writer, producer and star of BuzzFeed’s “Whine About It,” a comedic web series that drew a weekly audience of more than 5,000,000 viewers on Facebook.

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