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Special Events

Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 8:00 am

Commissioning Ceremony in honor of UNI Senior Cadets

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Students tour uppperclass living in Panther Village, ROTH Complex and Shull Hall as they decide where they want to live on campus for the 2015-16 academic year. Enjoy refreshments and cookies while viewing all that on-campus housing has to offer. Open to all UNI students and their families.

Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Students tour on-campus living in Campbell Hall, Dancer Hall, Hagemann Hall, Noehren Hall and Rider Hall as they decide where they want to live on campus for the 2015-16 academic year. Enjoy refreshments and cookies while viewing all that on-campus housing has to offer. Open to all UNI students and their families.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 (All day)

For students who currently live on-campus, same room reservation selection begins for the 2015-16 academic year. Students who wish to stay in their same room may reserve their space.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Keynote speaker is Heather W. Hackman.

Diversity Fair precedes the event from 1:30-2 p.m.

Friday, January 23, 2015 (All day)

For students who currently live on-campus, same space roommate selection begins for the 2015-16 academic year. Students staying in their same room may reserve space for their preferred roommate.

Monday, January 26, 2015 (All day)

The Live Healthy Iowa (LHI) 10 Week Wellness Challenge is a fun and engaging wellness challenge to encourage Iowans to make healthy choices. Teams participate in friendly competition by tracking activity minutes and/or weight loss through the Live Healthy Iowa website over the course of ten weeks.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 (All day)

For students who currently live on-campus, room selection begins for the 2015-16 academic year. Students may reserve their room and select a meal plan. Priority reservation dates were distributed in December. Students can check the date and time of their individual priority reservation date by logging-in to the housing & dining contract.

Saturday, February 28, 2015 (All day)

For more details on specific locations of area auditions or times, contact the School of Music office at (319) 273-2024.

Friday, March 6, 2015 (All day)

For more details on specific locations of area auditions or times, contact the School of Music office at (319) 273-2024.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 8:00 pm

Visiting artist Jake Heggie will present a master class as part of the Meryl Norton Hearst Visiting Artist Series. Jake Heggie is the American composer of the operas Moby-Dick, Dead Man Walking, Three Decembers, To Hell and Back, and Out of Darkness: a triptych of Holocaust stories (Another Sunrise – Farewell, Auschwitz – For a Look or a Touch). He has also composed more than 250 songs, as well as chamber, choral and orchestral works. Heggie, a Guggenheim Fellow, has served as a mentor to Washington National Opera’s American Opera Initiative for young composers and librettists for the past two seasons. For more information, visit jakeheggie.com. This event is free and open to the public.

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 7:30 pm

School of Music faculty and student musicians will present a concert featuring works by visiting artist Jake Heggie. Heggie will be in residence at UNI as part of the Meryl Norton Hearst Visiting Artist Series from March 24-27. For more on Heggie, visit jakeheggie.com. This event is free and open to the public. 

Friday, March 27, 2015 (All day) to Saturday, March 28, 2015 (All day)

The UNI School of Music will host the 2015 Iowa Composers Forum Spring New Music Festival. This festival will featured new music from Iowa composers, as well as a student musician performance featuring art songs by Hearst Series artist and composer Jake Heggie at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 27. For more information on the Iowa Composers Forum, visit www.iowacomposers.org . For more information on this event, contact Alan.Schmitz@uni.edu

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 (All day)

The Eighth Annual Graduate Symposium on April 1 will showcase the research and creative work of graduate students. Included will be poster presentations, oral presentations, and creative performances which will be judged by graduate faculty.

Friday, April 24, 2015 (All day) to Saturday, April 25, 2015 (All day)

The Autism and Arts Education Symposium is a 2-day conference that features research, practice and showcase in the arts and autism. The purpose of the symposium is to bring together researchers, practitioners, teachers, therapists and parents who specialize in arts education for children with autism with the purpose of sharing ideas and learning more about the benefits of the arts for children with autism. UNI faculty artist Kevin Droe will coordinate this event. For more information or to register, visit www.autismandarts.org

Friday, November 6, 2015 (All day) to Sunday, November 8, 2015 (All day)

Explore UNI. See robots in action, marvel at the chemistry magic show and cheer on the football team. Many fun activities will be planned for you and your family at the 2015 Family Weekend.

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