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September 2017

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"In Good Time"

"In Good Time"

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm

An exhibition of photographs by Doug DuBois organized by Aperture Foundation, New York and Hermés Foundation, Paris and curated by Cory Jacobs. On Thurs., Sept. 7 at 6 p.m., Dubois will present a lecture about his work in Kamerick Art Building, room 111. An opening reception will follow. Note, the Gallery will be closed Mon., Sept. 4 Labor Day. Free and open to the public.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

Name: Darrell Taylor
Email: darrell.taylor@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3095

Link to Event: UNI Gallery of Art

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm
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"Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art"

"Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art"

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm

 A UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition featuring works by George Grosz, Käthe Kollwitz, Robert Indiana, and Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith. It was co-curated by Dr. Charles M. Adelman and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor with didactics by UNI students of art history.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm
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UNI Soccer vs. North Dakota State

UNI Soccer vs. North Dakota State

Friday, September 1, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Location: Cedar Valley Soccer Complex

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Soccer vs. North Dakota State

 
 
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"In Good Time"

"In Good Time"

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm

An exhibition of photographs by Doug DuBois organized by Aperture Foundation, New York and Hermés Foundation, Paris and curated by Cory Jacobs. On Thurs., Sept. 7 at 6 p.m., Dubois will present a lecture about his work in Kamerick Art Building, room 111. An opening reception will follow. Note, the Gallery will be closed Mon., Sept. 4 Labor Day. Free and open to the public.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

Name: Darrell Taylor
Email: darrell.taylor@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3095

Link to Event: UNI Gallery of Art

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm
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"Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art"

"Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art"

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm

 A UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition featuring works by George Grosz, Käthe Kollwitz, Robert Indiana, and Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith. It was co-curated by Dr. Charles M. Adelman and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor with didactics by UNI students of art history.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm
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UNI Soccer vs. Kansas State

UNI Soccer vs. Kansas State

Sunday, September 3, 2017 - 1:00 pm

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Soccer vs. Kansas State

 
 
Labor Day

Labor Day

Monday, September 4, 2017 (All day)

Labor Day oberservance, no classes held.

Location: UNI

Contact Information

Name: Office of the Registrar
Email: registrar@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2241

Link to Event: http://www.uni.edu/registrar/calendars/academic-calendars/2012-2020

Monday, September 4, 2017 (All day)
 
 
UNI Volleyball vs. Northern Illinois

UNI Volleyball vs. Northern Illinois

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Location: McLeod Center

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: (319) 273-4849

Link to Event: UNI Volleyball vs. Northern Illinois

 
 
POSTPONED: UNI Voice Faculty Baroque Recital

POSTPONED: UNI Voice Faculty Baroque Recital

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 8:00 pm

This event has been postponed. It will be rescheduled in a future semester. 

Location: McElroy Lobby, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
 
Career Readiness

Career Readiness

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 10:30 am

Make your first impression count! Have a free professional headshot taken and review your resume with Career Services. Whether you’re looking for a job or internship or participating in social networking opportunities like LinkedIn, a polished look can set you apart from the competition. Professional attire is recommended; no appointment needed. Students, staff and faculty are welcome.

Location: Learning Commons, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Gail Bunz
Email: gail.bunz@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Volunteer Fair

Volunteer Fair

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 -

11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Network with more than 50 local nonprofit organizations, find volunteer, experiences and internship opportunities at the Volunteer Fair.

Location: Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Darci Eberhardt
Email: eberhard@uni.edu
Phone: (563) 202-0971

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Career Day at Rod Library

Career Day at Rod Library

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 2:00 pm

Location: Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Laura Wilson
Email: laura.wilson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Physics Colloquium: Pavel Lukahev

Physics Colloquium: Pavel Lukahev

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 4:00 pm

Pavel Lukashev will present "Tuning Magnetic Properties of Heusler Alloys."

Location: Room 114, Begeman Hall

Contact Information

Name: Becky Adams
Email: becky.adams@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2420

Link to Event: Tuning Magnetic Properities of Heusler Alloys

 
 
Musically Speaking Lecture

Musically Speaking Lecture

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Faculty artist Dr. Melinda Boyd, associate professor of music history at UNI, will present a lecture as part of the “Musically Speaking” series. This event is free and open to the public. 

Location: Room 116, Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
 
The Internship Resume

The Internship Resume

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Writing a resume with no professional experience is difficult. Career Services will walk you through key concepts that will make your previous job sound amazing (because it was!). 

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Campy Neil sandwich tasting

Campy Neil sandwich tasting

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:30 am

Join us when the new UNI sandwich Campy Neil is officially added to the Erbert & Gerbert’s menu at Maucker Union. There will be a brief presentation to recognize Melissa Gevaert, the sandwich creator. Free samples will be served and the first 35 guests to purchase the new sandwich will receive a limited edition Campy Neil t-shirt.

Location: Erbert & Gerbert's, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Carolyn Young
Email: carolyn.young@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3555

Link to Event: Campy Neil sandwich tasting

 
 
Graduate College Brown Bag Lecture

Graduate College Brown Bag Lecture

Thursday, September 7, 2017 -

12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Leigh Zeitz will present "The Secrets to Successful Global Collaboration in Higher Education." Bring your lunch; cookies will be provided.

Location: Room 324, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: rubina chowdhury
Email: rubina.chowdhury@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2748

Link to Event: Graduate College Brown Bag Lecture

 
 
Artist’s Lecture: Doug DuBois

Artist’s Lecture: Doug DuBois

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 6:00 pm

DuBois is a photographer and Associate Professor at Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY. Presented in association with the UNI Gallery of Art exhibition "In Good Time," which was organized by Aperture Foundation, New York and Hermés Foundation, Paris and curated by Cory Jacobs.

Location: KAB, room 111

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Artist’s Lecture: Doug DuBois

 
 
Reporting on Iowa’s Polluted Rivers: How the Storm Lake Times Won a Pulitzer

Reporting on Iowa’s Polluted Rivers: How the Storm Lake Times Won a Pulitzer

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 7:30 pm

Tom Cullen, reporter for the Storm Lake Times, will speak on his investigative work covering Iowa’s polluted rivers. The title of his talk is “Reporting on Iowa’s Polluted Rivers: How the Storm Lake Times Won a Pulitzer.” Art Cullen, editor of the Storm Lake Times, won a Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Writing. The editorials candidly told the truth about Iowa’s water and revealed the wealthy interests behind the pollution. The Storm Lake Times won the award for editorial writing over finalists the Washington Post and Houston Chronicle.

Location: Room 002, Sabin Hall

Contact Information

Name: Christopher R. Martin
Email: martinc@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6985

Link to Event: Reporting on Iowa’s Polluted Rivers: How the Storm Lake Times Won a Pulitzer

 
 
Observatory Show

Observatory Show

Thursday, September 7, 2017 -

9:00 pm to 10:00 pm

View the night sky through the computer controlled telescope at the Earth and Environmental Science Observatory. This event is free and open to the public; meet before 9 p.m. to get to the observatory (near the polar bear). No late admissions will be allowed; no food or drink and no cellphones or other electronic devices can be used during the observatory visit.

Location: Room 137, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Siobahn Morgan
Email: morgans@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2389

Link to Event: EES Observatory

 
 
Self-Care Friday: Game Plans and Zines

Self-Care Friday: Game Plans and Zines

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 3:00 pm

We don't often take the time to consider how we infuse self-care into our everyday lives. What does self care look like to you? How do you keep yourself in practice? Join us to game plan your self-care practices with a planning guide, mini-zines,and discussion.

Self Care Fridays are a new program in the LGBT* Center focused on our students' holistic wellbeing. Drop into the LGBT* Center each Friday afternoon after 3 p.m. for a different self-care activity and to work through what's on your mind. All are welcome.

Location: LGBT* Center

Contact Information

Name: Emily Harsch
Email: emily.harsch@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-5428

Link to Event: Facebook Event

 
 
UNI Soccer vs. South Dakota State

UNI Soccer vs. South Dakota State

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Location: Cedar Valley Soccer Complex

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Soccer vs. South Dakota State

 
 
Film Appreciation Club: "Rushmore"

Film Appreciation Club: "Rushmore"

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 7:00 pm

The UNI Film Appreciation Club will screen Wes Anderson's classic indie comedy "Rushmore," starring Jason Schwartzman and Bill Murray. Admission is free and all are welcome.

Location: Room 111, Kamerick Art Building

Contact Information

Name: Clinton Olsasky
Email: olsaskyc@uni.edu
Phone: (515) 344-7949

Link to Event: Film Appreciation Club: "Rushmore"

 
 
UNI Football vs. Cal Poly

UNI Football vs. Cal Poly

Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 4:00 pm

Location: UNI-Dome

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: (319) 273-4849

Link to Event: UNI Football vs. Cal Poly

 
 
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"In Good Time"

"In Good Time"

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm

An exhibition of photographs by Doug DuBois organized by Aperture Foundation, New York and Hermés Foundation, Paris and curated by Cory Jacobs. On Thurs., Sept. 7 at 6 p.m., Dubois will present a lecture about his work in Kamerick Art Building, room 111. An opening reception will follow. Note, the Gallery will be closed Mon., Sept. 4 Labor Day. Free and open to the public.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

Name: Darrell Taylor
Email: darrell.taylor@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3095

Link to Event: UNI Gallery of Art

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm
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"Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art"

"Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art"

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm

 A UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition featuring works by George Grosz, Käthe Kollwitz, Robert Indiana, and Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith. It was co-curated by Dr. Charles M. Adelman and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor with didactics by UNI students of art history.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm
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UNI Soccer vs. Montana

UNI Soccer vs. Montana

Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 1:00 pm

Location: Cedar Valley Soccer Complex

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Soccer vs. Montana

 
 
America's Lost Landscape: The Tallgrass Prairie screening and reception

America's Lost Landscape: The Tallgrass Prairie screening and reception

Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Prairie heritage reception and showing of the award-winning documentary film telling the story of the most astonishing alterations of nature in human history. A discussion of future prospects for the tallgrass prairie will follow.

Location: St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 2410 Melrose Drive, Cedar Falls, IA

Contact Information

Name: Daryl Smith
Email: daryl.smith@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 290-4160

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Biology colloquium

Biology colloquium

Monday, September 11, 2017 -

12:00 am to 1:00 am

Amy Toth: "Interacting Stressors in Honey Bee Health: Landscape, diet, and disease."

Location: Room 001, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Mental Health on Campus: What You Need to Know

Mental Health on Campus: What You Need to Know

Monday, September 11, 2017 - 12:00 pm

Panelists Therese CallaghanDebby Ferguson, Paula Knudson, William PeachLeslie Williams and Melissa Ward will discuss how we can help students in distress and learn about available campus resources for students, faculty and staff to address mental health concerns.

 

Location: Room 378, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Susan Hill
Email: susan.hill@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Faculty Recital: Cayla Bellamy, bassoon – “Vivaldi”

Faculty Recital: Cayla Bellamy, bassoon – “Vivaldi”

Monday, September 11, 2017 - 6:00 pm

This "greatest hits" recital will explore selections from Vivaldi's 37 bassoon concerti, a quantity second only to those he wrote for the violin. Cayla Bellamy will perform alongside UNI's Lynn Worcester and her Double or Nothing colleague MSN J. Benjamin Smith, also joined by UNI student bassoonists Anya Shorey, Annalea Milligan, Laura Sabotta, Jarod Kral, and Josh Carlo. This event is free and open to the public. 

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

 
 
The UNI Financial Literacy Club kickoff event

The UNI Financial Literacy Club kickoff event

Monday, September 11, 2017 - 6:00 pm

The UNI Financial Literacy Club kickoff will include drawings totalling $1,000 in cash and an iPad.

Location: Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Mike Finley
Email: finlemaa@uni.edu
Phone: (580) 483-5811

Link to Event: The Financial Literacy Club Kickoff Event

 
 
The 30 Minute Resume

The 30 Minute Resume

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 1:00 pm

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Guest Recital: Andrew Smith, tuba

Guest Recital: Andrew Smith, tuba

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Visiting artist Andrew Smith will present a tuba recital. Smith currently serves as the Director of Athletic Bands and Assistant Professor of Low Brass at Campbell University and Principal Tuba in the Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra. Smith is an active performer and educator on low brass, as well as an active adjudicator, clinician, and director for the marching arts. He holds degrees from Ithaca College, Renton Technical College, the Eastman School of Music, and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. This event is free and open to the public. 

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

 
 
Lecture: Randy Ploog, “Manierre Dawson and the Prevalence of Inspiration”

Lecture: Randy Ploog, “Manierre Dawson and the Prevalence of Inspiration”

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Randy Ploog is a UNI alumnus and art historian at The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA.

Location: KAB 111

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Lecture: Randy Ploog

 
 
Diversity Colloquium 2017: African American Labor History in Waterloo

Diversity Colloquium 2017: African American Labor History in Waterloo

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Facilitator: Niria White, UNI undergraduate history major

Niria White is currently working on a research project and Grout museum exhibit that narrates the impact of African American workers in Waterloo. Her talk traces African American settlement in Waterloo during the Great Migration and beyond, focusing on their many contributions to the city of Waterloo, using historical records, artifacts and personal interviews. By exploring the history of African Americans in Waterloo, White counters the idea that African Americans have only been politically active in the Civil Rights era.

 

Location: Room 301, Rod Library

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Guest and Faculty Recital: Adam Kolker, tenor saxophone, with UNI faculty artists

Guest and Faculty Recital: Adam Kolker, tenor saxophone, with UNI faculty artists

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 7:30 pm

Visiting artist Adam Kolker, tenor saxophone, will perform with UNI jazz faculty artists. Kolker is a multi-talented performer, composer and arranger. He performed and recorded with latin-jazz artist Ray Barretto from 1994 through 2002 (with whom he received two Grammy nominations). He also has appeared and/or appears regularly in New York City with such groups as the Village Vanguard Orchestra, the Maria Schneider Big Band, the Gil Evans Orchestra and more. This event is free and open to the public. 

Location: Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
 
UNI Dance Marathon Dancer Registration Opens Today!

UNI Dance Marathon Dancer Registration Opens Today!

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 (All day)

UNI Dance Marathon 2018 registration is open. College students, faculty, staff, community members and alumni are welcome to register.

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: Erica or Alexis
Email: director@unidancemarathon.com
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Dance Marathon Registration

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 (All day)
 
 
Midwest International Carillon Festival

Midwest International Carillon Festival

Thursday, September 14, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, September 16, 2017 (All day)

The UNI School of Music will host the second annual Midwest International Carillon, September 14-16. Carillonneurs from around the world have been invited to play concerts and to participate in the conference which will be held on the campus of UNI. For more information, visit music.uni.edu/carillonfestival

Location: UNI Campanile and Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Carillon Festival Informaion

Thursday, September 14, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, September 16, 2017 (All day)
 
 
Advising Network meeting

Advising Network meeting

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 -

8:30 am to 10:00 am

Faculty and staff advisors are invited to join the Advising Network to discuss first semester scheduling for student success and academic advising best practices--bring your ideas to discuss.

Location: Room 319, Curris Business Building

Contact Information

Name: David Marchesani
Email: david.marchesani@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Walk the Labyrinth

Walk the Labyrinth

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 -

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The labyrinth is in the form of a circle with a meandering but purposeful path from the edge to the center. While walking the labyrinth, one may feel joy in slowing down the pace of life and find peace, insight, reflection, creativity, relaxation and wisdom. It can be made available for student organizations, events and meetings.

Location: Room 176, Wellness/Recreation Center

Contact Information

Name: Brooke Hottle
Email: bhottle@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 215-9492

Link to Event: Walk the Labyrinth

 
 
The Career Fair for Non-Business Majors

The Career Fair for Non-Business Majors

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 4:00 pm

The Career Fair isn't just for students majoring in business. Come get tips and tricks for making the most of the Career Fair if you aren't a business major.

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
44th Annual Carl L. Becker Memorial Lecture

44th Annual Carl L. Becker Memorial Lecture

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 7:00 pm

The 44th Annual Carl L. Becker Memorial Lecture in History will be presented by James Livingston, Organization of American Historians Distinguished Lecturer and Professor of History at Rutgers University. The title of his lecture is ""F%#* Work, A Manifesto: Why Full Employment Is a Bad Idea, or What Is to Be Done When Work Disappears." The lecture is free and open to the public.

Location: Room 115, Seerley Hall

Contact Information

Name: Robert F. Martin
Email: robert.martin@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2097

Link to Event: NA

 
 
The Career Fair for Non-Business Majors

The Career Fair for Non-Business Majors

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 12:00 pm

The Career Fair isn't just for students majoring in business. Come get tips and tricks for making the most of the Career Fair if you aren't a business major.

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Monthly STEM Chat: K12 STEM Education Funding

Monthly STEM Chat: K12 STEM Education Funding

Thursday, September 14, 2017 -

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

The September UNI STEM Chat session will begin with introductions and sharing of upcoming STEM events and opportunities across campus. Following the September topic will be changes to the Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title Programs affecting STEM: Opportunities and Challenges. We will specifically discuss the changes to Title II & Title IV. The Chats are open to all. Bring your lunch and network with other faculty and staff. 

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Marcy Seavey
Email: seavey@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6253

Link to Event: NA

 
 
5 Minute Resume Reviews

5 Minute Resume Reviews

Thursday, September 14, 2017 -

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Stop by to get a quick resume review before the Career Fair.

Location: Curris Business Building

Contact Information

Name: Laura Wilson
Email: laura.wilson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
5 Minute Resume Reviews

5 Minute Resume Reviews

Thursday, September 14, 2017 -

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Stop by to get a quick resume review before the Career Fair.

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Training in Human Subjects Protections - Undergraduates

Training in Human Subjects Protections - Undergraduates

Thursday, September 14, 2017 -

3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

This session will cover the ethical principles and regulations regarding research involving humans, including the UNI Institutional Review Board (IRB) review process and procedures. The workshop targets students, but anyone at UNI is welcome to register and attend. Registration is required. (https://ethics.uni.edu/ethics-conference-2017-home/service-learning-work...)

Location: Oak Room, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Emma Welch
Email: welche@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: More information on IRB Training

 
 
Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminar

Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminar

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 4:00 pm

Cassandra Hayne from the School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina will present "Biochemical Characterization of Lipoprotein Lipase."

Location: Room 201, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Dr. Laura Strauss
Email: laura.strauss@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2052

Link to Event: Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminar

 
 
CAB Film: "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales"

CAB Film: "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales"

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 7:00 pm

CAB Film will show "Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. There will be under the sea themed snacks, a prize giveaway and a pirate-themed photo booth. 

Location: Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Exhibit: Doctors and Nurses as Rescuers in Humanitarian Crises

Exhibit: Doctors and Nurses as Rescuers in Humanitarian Crises

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 7:00 pm

"Doctors and Nurses as Rescuers in Humanitarian Crises," a traveling exhibit produced by the UNI Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education, profiles doctors, nurses and small teams who used their medical training and skills to rescue large numbers of people threatened by humanitarian crisis, usually in the context of armed conflict. The exhibit spans the late 19th century up to the present, in countries on four different continents. An opening reception will be Thursday, Sept. 14 with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. and a short presentation Stephen J. Gaies at 7 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.This event is free and open to the public.

Location: Allen College of Nursing, 1990 Heath St, Waterloo

Contact Information

Name: Stephen J. Gaies
Email: gaies@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3870

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Philosophy Club meeting

Philosophy Club meeting

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Join the Philosophy Club to discuss virtue. All majors are welcome; food and drinks are provided. 

Location: Room 2089, Bartlett Hall

Contact Information

Name: Nicole Baxter
Email: baxtern@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Guest Recital: Ryan Gardner, trumpet, and Rebecca Wilt, piano

Guest Recital: Ryan Gardner, trumpet, and Rebecca Wilt, piano

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 7:30 pm

Visiting artists Ryan Gardner, trumpet, and Rebecca Wilt, piano, will present a recital. Gardner current serves as Associate Professor of Trumpet at Oklahoma State University, and has an extensive career as an educator, solo and orchestral performer, and chamber musician. Wilt serves as vocal coach and collaborative pianist at University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and has received national and international recognition as a virtuoso collaborative pianist and coach. This event is free and open to the public. 

Location: Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
 
Observatory Show

Observatory Show

Thursday, September 14, 2017 -

9:00 pm to 10:00 pm

View the night sky through the computer controlled telescope at the Earth and Environmental Science Observatory. This event is free and open to the public; meet before 9 p.m. to get to the observatory (near the polar bear). No late admissions will be allowed; no food or drink and no cellphones or other electronic devices can be used during the observatory visit.

Location: Room 137, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Siobahn Morgan
Email: morgans@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2389

Link to Event: EES Observatory

 
 
5 Minute Resume Reviews

5 Minute Resume Reviews

Friday, September 15, 2017 -

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Stop by to get a quick resume review before the Career Fair.

Location: Curris Business Building

Contact Information

Name: Laura Wilson
Email: laura.wilson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
5 Minute Resume Reviews

5 Minute Resume Reviews

Friday, September 15, 2017 -

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Stop by to get a quick resume review before the Career Fair.

Location: Book Bistro, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Career Fair Prep: How to Be Really Ready

Career Fair Prep: How to Be Really Ready

Friday, September 15, 2017 - 12:00 pm

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Self Care Friday: Getting It Together for Job and Internship Preparation

Self Care Friday: Getting It Together for Job and Internship Preparation

Friday, September 15, 2017 - 3:00 pm

What does Self Care look like when you are seeking employment? Join us for this special Self Care Friday themed around job and internship preparation.

Self Care Fridays are a new program in the LGBT* Center focused on our students' holistic wellbeing. Drop into the LGBT* Center each Friday afternoon after 3 p.m. for a different self-care activity and to work through what's on your mind. All are welcome.

Location: LGBT* Center

Contact Information

Name: Emily Harsch
Email: emily.harsch@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-5428

Link to Event: Facebook Event

 
 
Film Appreciation Club: "United 93"

Film Appreciation Club: "United 93"

Friday, September 15, 2017 - 7:00 pm

In memory of the victims of 9/11, the Film Appreciation Club will screen "United 93." The the film, directed by Paul Greengrass, presents the events aboard the titular flight in real time. Admission is free and all are welcome>

Location: Room 111, Kamerick Art Building

Contact Information

Name: Clinton Olsasky
Email: olsaskyc@uni.edu
Phone: (515) 344-7949

Link to Event: Film Appreciation Club: "United 93"

 
 
UNI Choirs Master Teachers Series

UNI Choirs Master Teachers Series

Saturday, September 16, 2017 (All day)

In 2017-2018, UNI is offering a new event called the UNI Master Teacher Series, featuring Dr. André Thomas. The UNI Choirs Master Teacher Series is designed exclusively for educators. Its goal is to provide continuing education opportunities for all music educators by connecting them with renowned choral musicians. For more information, contact Amy.Kotsonis@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

Saturday, September 16, 2017 (All day)
 
 
Prairie Walk

Prairie Walk

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 9:30 am

A prairie walk at UNI Tallgrass Prairie Center's "Hayfield Prairie" will commemorate Iowa Prairie Heritage Week. The walk will be led by Daryl Smith and Bruce Stiles. Meet at the west end of 31st Street Exit west off Hudson Road and park after you pass the "Road Closed" sign. 

Location: west of 31st Street & Hudson Road

Contact Information

Name: Daryl Smith
Email: daryl.smith@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 290-4160

Link to Event: NA

 
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"In Good Time"

"In Good Time"

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm

An exhibition of photographs by Doug DuBois organized by Aperture Foundation, New York and Hermés Foundation, Paris and curated by Cory Jacobs. On Thurs., Sept. 7 at 6 p.m., Dubois will present a lecture about his work in Kamerick Art Building, room 111. An opening reception will follow. Note, the Gallery will be closed Mon., Sept. 4 Labor Day. Free and open to the public.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

Name: Darrell Taylor
Email: darrell.taylor@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3095

Link to Event: UNI Gallery of Art

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm
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"Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art"

"Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art"

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm

 A UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition featuring works by George Grosz, Käthe Kollwitz, Robert Indiana, and Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith. It was co-curated by Dr. Charles M. Adelman and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor with didactics by UNI students of art history.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm
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UNI Soccer vs. North Dakota

UNI Soccer vs. North Dakota

Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 1:00 pm

Location: Cedar Valley Soccer Complex

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Soccer vs. North Dakota

 
 
Job and Internship Fair

Job and Internship Fair

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 11:00 am

The UNI Job and Internship Fair will feature more than 180 organizations including employers, graduate schools and non-profits. All majors and grade levels are encouraged to attend.

Location: McLeod Center

Contact Information

Name: Sarah Goblirsch
Email: sarah.goblirsch@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2084

Link to Event: Job and Internship Fair

 
 
Biology Colloquium

Biology Colloquium

Monday, September 18, 2017 -

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Nicolas Gidmark: "Functional Morphology, Muscle Physiology, and Evolution in Minnows."

Location: Room 001, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: CL Thurman
Email: thurman@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2276

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Training in Human Subjects Protections - Graduate Students

Training in Human Subjects Protections - Graduate Students

Monday, September 18, 2017 -

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

This session will cover the ethical principles and regulations regarding research involving humans, including the UNI Institutional Review Board (IRB) review process and procedures. The workshop targets students, but anyone at UNI is welcome to register and attend. Registration is required. (https://rsp.uni.edu/irb-training-form)

Location: Room 301, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Anita Gordon
Email: anita.gordon@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: More information on the IRB

 
 
State of the University Address

State of the University Address

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 3:30 pm

President Nook will give a State of the University Address followed by a reception on the lawn east of Lang Hall. A live stream of the address will be available. A recording will be available a few days later at president.uni.edu.

Location: Lang Hall

Contact Information

Name: Jennifer Yarrow
Email: Jennifer.Yarrow@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-5085

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Camp Adventure Informational Session

Camp Adventure Informational Session

Monday, September 18, 2017 -

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Camp Adventure Child and Youth Services will have an informational meeting. Camp Adventure Child and Youth Services provides services to children on U.S. military bases world-wide. Programs are available working with school age programs, child development center programs, middle school programs and aquatics departments. We serve locations in Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Hawaii, Florida, etc. Programs begin in June and end in August with a living stipend of approximately $1,750 for 10 weeks. Travel and housing are paid.

Location: State College Room, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Shannon Betzer
Email: UniCampAdventure@gmail.com
Phone: (319) 273-7928

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Camp Adventure pizza party

Camp Adventure pizza party

Monday, September 18, 2017 -

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Come eat pizza and ask questions about the Camp Adventure Program.

Location: State College Room, Maucker Union

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Trivia Night

Trivia Night

Monday, September 18, 2017 -

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

UNIVA and the LGBT Center will host the third annual Trivia Night with questions from entertainment, sports, UNI facts and more. The contest is free and open to everyone. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place. Snacks will be provided.

Location: Presidential Room, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Norman Ferguson
Email: norman.ferguson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3040

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Interview Basics Training

Interview Basics Training

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Earth and Environmental Sciences Seminar

Earth and Environmental Sciences Seminar

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 -

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Jun Wang, University of Iowa, will present "Remote Sensing of Atmospheric Composition from Space: Make the Invisible Visible."

Location: Room 125, Latham Hall

Contact Information

Name: Siobahn Morgan
Email: morgans@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2389

Link to Event: Earth and Environmental Sciences

 
 
Fifth Annual Graduate Student Social Mixer

Fifth Annual Graduate Student Social Mixer

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 -

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Susie Schwieger
Email: susan.schwieger@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2748

Link to Event: Fifth Annual Graduate Student Social Mixer

 
 
Camp Adventure Informational Session

Camp Adventure Informational Session

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 -

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Camp Adventure Child and Youth Services will have an informational meeting. Camp Adventure Child and Youth Services provides services to children on U.S. military bases world-wide. Programs are available working with school age programs, child development center programs, middle school programs and aquatics departments. We serve locations in Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Hawaii, Florida, etc. Programs begin in June and end in August with a living stipend of approximately $1,750 for 10 weeks. Travel and housing are paid.

Location: State College Room, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Shannon Betzer
Email: UniCampAdventure@gmail.com
Phone: (319) 273-7928

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Camp Adventure pizza party

Camp Adventure pizza party

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 -

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Come eat pizza and ask questions about the Camp Adventure program.

Location: State College Room, Maucker Union

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Paw Pics Photography Club meeting

Paw Pics Photography Club meeting

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 -

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

The Paw Pics Photography Club meeting activity will be a campus-wide scavenger hunt. No photography experience is required but bring a working camera. Snacks will be provided.

Location: Makerspace, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Ashley Hisler
Email: hislera@uni.edu
Phone: (515) 571-1877

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Immigration 101: DACA, Documentation and the Importance of Immigrants in Our Communities

Immigration 101: DACA, Documentation and the Importance of Immigrants in Our Communities

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 7:00 pm

 Join us for a panel presentation of community experts who will help us understand the role and importance of immigration in the U.S. and Iowa.

 

Location: Slife Ballroom, Commons

Contact Information

Name: Susan Hill
Email: susan.hill@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: DACA

 
 
Q&A with Professor, Turtle Expert and Illustrator Jeff Tamplin

Q&A with Professor, Turtle Expert and Illustrator Jeff Tamplin

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Jeff Tamplin, biology, has an art exhibit in Rod Library titled "Creatures in Pointillism." The exhibit offers an opportunity for the audience to vote for their favorite piece of art. Rod Library and Tamplin will host a Q&A session; bring your questions and have a conversation with the artist. 

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Q&A Session

 
 
Prairie On Farms Field Day

Prairie On Farms Field Day

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 9:00 am

The Tallgrass Prairie Center and the Dry Run Creek Watershed Improvement Project in Black Hawk County will host a field day. The field day will highlight the installation of an in-field prairie strip in a state identified priority watershed (Dry Run Creek). Participants will learn proper prairie establishment and management techniques for conservation practices involving native prairie vegetation and about the Dry Run Creek Watershed Improvement Project. A complimentary meal will be provided; RSVP by Tuesday, Sept. 12. The workshop is free and open to the public.

Location: Renewable Farm, 1572 S. Union Rd., Cedar Falls

Contact Information

Name: Ashley Kittle
Email: ashley.kittle@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3828

Link to Event: Prairie On Farms Field Day

 
 
Study Abroad Fair

Study Abroad Fair

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 -

11:00 am to 3:00 pm

The Study Abroad Fair will will feature more than 40 exhibitors. Representatives from the Black Hawk County Recorders Office will be there to assist in renewing or applying for a new passport. Learn about study abroad opportunities, financial aid, scholarships, credit transfer and internship-research volunteer abroad. Past participants, faculty and staff will be on hand to answer questions. Admission is free.

Location: Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Creating Inclusive Classrooms: Narrative Explorations of Resistance, Racism, and Pedagogy 

Creating Inclusive Classrooms: Narrative Explorations of Resistance, Racism, and Pedagogy 

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 12:00 pm

Facilitator: Kyle Rudick, Communication Studies

Based on qualitative research done at a predominately White, Midwestern institution, this session will address the ways in which (un)intentional racism permeates higher education and the ways that students of color narrate navigating it. Participants will discuss how higher education professionals can identify how they may perpetuate racism in the classroom and how to restructure higher education in ways that include and affirm students of color. 

 

Location: Room 301, Rod Library

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Walk the Labyrinth

Walk the Labyrinth

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 -

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The labyrinth is in the form of a circle with a meandering but purposeful path from the edge to the center. While walking the labyrinth, one may feel joy in slowing down the pace of life and find peace, insight, reflection, creativity, relaxation and wisdom. It can be made available for student organizations, events and meetings.

Location: Room 176, Wellness/Recreation Center

Contact Information

Name: Brooke Hottle
Email: bhottle@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 215-9492

Link to Event: Walk the Labyrinth

 
 
Physics Colloquium: Cody M. Wilson

Physics Colloquium: Cody M. Wilson

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 4:00 pm

Cody Will will present "Particle Counting and Orthogonal Signal Fusion for Automated Threat Recognition in Cargo Screening."

Location: Room 114, Begeman Hall

Contact Information

Name: Becky Adams
Email: becky.adams@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2420

Link to Event: Particle Counting and Orthogonal Signal Fusion for Automated Threat Recognition in Cargo Screening

 
 
BIEDA Fall Fun Fest

BIEDA Fall Fun Fest

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 -

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

BIEDA provides a fun, welcoming environment to meet others and learn about body positivity. Join us for our first event of the semester with pumpkin decoration, a photo booth and other fun activities.

Location: State College Room, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Darci Eberhardt
Email: eberhard@uni.edu
Phone: (563) 202-0971

Link to Event: UNI BIEDA Facebook Page

 
 
Ethics and Responsibility Pre-Conference Workshop and Reception: Addressing Culture Change in Renewing the Civic Mission of Higher Education

Ethics and Responsibility Pre-Conference Workshop and Reception: Addressing Culture Change in Renewing the Civic Mission of Higher Education

Thursday, September 21, 2017 -

3:00 pm to 6:00 pm

The workshop will discuss the importance of campus/community partnerships and how to create opportunities for students to build capacity for service-learning and community engagement. The importance of comprehensive support for students and the need for building agency to create successful experiences will be addressed. Registration is required. 

Location: Slife Ballroom, Commons

Contact Information

Name: Kristina Kofoot
Email: kristina.kofoot@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-4507

Link to Event: Workshop Registration

 
 
Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminar

Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminar

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 4:00 pm

Chemistry and Biochemistry Summer Undergraduate Research students will give research presentations on their summer work.

Location: Room 201, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Dr. Laura Strauss
Email: laura.strauss@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2052

Link to Event: Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminar

 
 
Prairie On Farms Field Day

Prairie On Farms Field Day

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 4:30 pm

The Tallgrass Prairie Center and the Iowa State University STRIPS project will host a field day. Topics include the installation of prairie strips and a saturated buffer. Staff will discuss proper seed mix design techniques and proper prairie establishment and management techniques. Researchers from the Iowa State STRIPS team and saturated buffer team will discuss project results and discuss the water quality benefits these conservation practices provide. The park is located 1.5 miles west of Dike on County Road D-19 (160th St.) on the north side. A complimentary meal is included; RSVP by Wednesday, Sept. 13. The workshop is free and open to the public.

Location: J.H. Roadman Memorial Park, Dike

Contact Information

Name: Ashley Kittle
Email: ashley.kittle@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3828

Link to Event: Prairie On Farms Field Day

 
 
Camp Adventure Child and Youth Services Informational Session

Camp Adventure Child and Youth Services Informational Session

Thursday, September 21, 2017 -

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Camp Adventure Child and Youth Services will have an informational meeting. Camp Adventure Child and Youth Services provides services to children on U.S. military bases world-wide. Programs are available working with school age programs, child development center programs, middle school programs and aquatics departments. We serve locations in Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Hawaii, Florida, etc. Programs begin in June and end in August with a living stipend of approximately $1,750 for 10 weeks. Travel and housing are paid.

Location: State College Room, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Shannon Betzer
Email: UniCampAdventure@gmail.com
Phone: (319) 273-5948

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Camp Adventure pizza party

Camp Adventure pizza party

Thursday, September 21, 2017 -

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Come eat pizza and ask questions about the Camp Adventure Program.

Location: State College Room, Maucker Union

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Animal-assisted therapy speaker Susan Vallem

Animal-assisted therapy speaker Susan Vallem

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Susan Vallem, Wartburg College, will give a presentation on animal-assisted therapy. This event is open to all UNI students. Light refreshments will be provided.

Location: Room 134, Sabin Hall

Contact Information

Name: Rebecca Brown
Email: brownrax@uni.edu
Phone: (850) 890-6977

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Film screening: "abUSed: The Postville Raid"

Film screening: "abUSed: The Postville Raid"

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Free screening of the first film in director Luis Argueta's trilogy of documentaries about immigration in the Midwest. Event is free and open to the public. 

Location: Room 108, Communication Arts Center

Contact Information

Name: Jennifer Cooley
Email: jennifer.cooley@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2821

Link to Event: Film Screening: abUSed: The Postville Raid

 
 
Observatory Show

Observatory Show

Thursday, September 21, 2017 -

9:00 pm to 10:00 pm

View the night sky through the computer controlled telescope at the Earth and Environmental Science Observatory. This event is free and open to the public; meet before 9 p.m. to get to the observatory (near the polar bear). No late admissions will be allowed; no food or drink and no cellphones or other electronic devices can be used during the observatory visit.

Location: Room 137, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Siobahn Morgan
Email: morgans@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2389

Link to Event: EES Observatory

 
 
3rd Biennial Cedar Valley Conference on Ethics

3rd Biennial Cedar Valley Conference on Ethics

Friday, September 22, 2017 -

7:45 am to 4:00 pm

The 2017 Ethics Conference aims to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas, research and best practice in facilitating and promoting social ethics and personal responsibility among our students and our communities. Oral, panel and poster presentations will be offered. Stephen Black will be the keynote speaker. Registration is required. (https://ethics.uni.edu/ethics-conference-2017-home/service-learning-work...)

Location: Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Emma Welch
Email: welche@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: More information on the 2017 Ethics Conference

 
 
Self Care Friday

Self Care Friday

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 3:00 pm

Self Care Fridays are a new program in the LGBT* Center focused on our students' holistic wellbeing. Drop into the LGBT* Center each Friday afternoon after 3 p.m. for a different self-care activity and to work through what's on your mind. All are welcome. Follow us on Facebook for the most up-to-date information about each Self Care Friday activity.

Location: LGBT* Center

Contact Information

Name: Emily Harsch
Email: emily.harsch@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-5428

Link to Event: Self Care Friday

 
 
Film Appreciation Club: "The Princess Bride"

Film Appreciation Club: "The Princess Bride"

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:00 pm

To celebrate the film's 30-year anniversary, the Film Appreciation Club will screen "The Princess Bride." Admission is free and all are welcome.

Location: Room 111, Kamerick Art Building

Contact Information

Name: Clinton Olsasky
Email: olsaskyc@uni.edu
Phone: (515) 344-7949

Link to Event: Film Appreciation Club - "The Princess Bride"

 
 
Home Grown! The 36th Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert

Home Grown! The 36th Annual Scholarship Benefit Concert

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:30 pm

Get ready for a celebration and join us for “Home Grown!” the 36th annual Scholarship Benefit Concert! The evening will be filled with exceptional performances by student and faculty musicians including UNI alumni flutists Rebecca Johnson and Nicole Molumby, the UNI Faculty Septet, student Patrick Cunningham (winner of the spring 2017 Performance Competition Finals), as well as the UNI Wind Ensemble, UNI Opera, Jazz Band One, and the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra with combined choirs, as well as a dazzling post-concert champagne reception where the music and excitement of the evening continue. Please join us for this exciting event and help to support student scholarships at UNI’s School of Music. For more information on this event or becoming a Special Donor, contact Caroline Francis at (319) 273-2028. To order tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX.

Location: Great Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: To buy tickets, click here.

 
 
Midwest Violin Caucus at UNI

Midwest Violin Caucus at UNI

Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

UNI faculty artist Ross Winter will coordinate this day-long event for violinists. 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

Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)
 
 
UNI Soccer vs. Illinois State

UNI Soccer vs. Illinois State

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 1:00 pm

Location: Cedar Valley Soccer Complex

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Soccer vs. Illinois State

 
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"In Good Time"

"In Good Time"

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm

An exhibition of photographs by Doug DuBois organized by Aperture Foundation, New York and Hermés Foundation, Paris and curated by Cory Jacobs. On Thurs., Sept. 7 at 6 p.m., Dubois will present a lecture about his work in Kamerick Art Building, room 111. An opening reception will follow. Note, the Gallery will be closed Mon., Sept. 4 Labor Day. Free and open to the public.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

Name: Darrell Taylor
Email: darrell.taylor@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3095

Link to Event: UNI Gallery of Art

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm
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"Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art"

"Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art"

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm

 A UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition featuring works by George Grosz, Käthe Kollwitz, Robert Indiana, and Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith. It was co-curated by Dr. Charles M. Adelman and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor with didactics by UNI students of art history.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm
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UNI All State Wind, Brass and Percussion Workshops

UNI All State Wind, Brass and Percussion Workshops

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 2:00 pm

The UNI School of Music presents its annual hands-on workshops for high school student instrumentalists preparing for All-State competition. This event is free and open to the public, but does require registration. To register, please visit music.uni.edu or call 319-273-2025.

Location: Russell Hall & GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: All State Workshops Registration

 
 
Mock Interviews

Mock Interviews

Monday, September 25, 2017 -

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Stop in for interview tips and tricks.

Location: Room 001, Gilchrist Hall

Contact Information

Name: Laura Wilson
Email: laura.wilson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Biology Colloquium

Biology Colloquium

Monday, September 25, 2017 -

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Nilda Rodrigue: "Host factors affecting the outcome of Leishmania infantum infection."

Location: Room 001, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: CL Thurman
Email: thurman@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2276

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Ethical Data Management and Presentation

Ethical Data Management and Presentation

Monday, September 25, 2017 -

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Led by Helen Harton, this session will present and discuss ethical issues in data storage and management, as well as how to ethically author and present your results using various methods of dissemination. This fits Part A of the Ethics in Research and Scholarship certificate.

Location: Oak Room, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Emma Welch
Email: welche@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Thinking About Graduate School (TAGS)

Thinking About Graduate School (TAGS)

Monday, September 25, 2017 -

3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Location: Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Susie Schwieger
Email: Susan.Schwieger@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2748

Link to Event: Thinking About Graduate School

 
 
CETL/Rod Library Series

CETL/Rod Library Series

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 3:00 pm

"What the Library Can Do For You -- Leading Students to Quality Sources in the Information Age" will be facilitated by Theresa Westbrock and Anne Marie Gruber.

With so much information available at our fingertips, have you ever wondered how students do research to support their work in your courses? Do you ever wish they used more credible sources in papers, presentations, and other assignments? Join us to find out how students find, evaluate, and use information. We’ll discuss how they use the library and how UNI librarians can assist you in helping your students make the best use of information resources for your courses.

 

Location: Room 282, Rod Library

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Guest Recital: "Comedy Tonight" - Diane Reich, soprano, Robert Brandt, baritone and Scott Holden, piano

Guest Recital: "Comedy Tonight" - Diane Reich, soprano, Robert Brandt, baritone and Scott Holden, piano

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Visiting artists Diane Reich, soprano, Robert Brandt, baritone, and Scott Holden, piano will present a recital titled “Comedy Tonight”. Reich, Brandt and Holden all currently serve on the faculty at Brigham Young University and perform together frequently. This event is free and open to the public. 

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

 
 
Mock Interviews

Mock Interviews

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 -

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Stop in for interview tips and tricks.

Location: Room 001, Gilchrist Hall

Contact Information

Name: Laura Wilson
Email: laura.wilson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
3rd Annual Town Hall for Community Engagement

3rd Annual Town Hall for Community Engagement

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 -

9:00 am to 11:00 am

Faculty, staff and students are invited to meet nonprofit community leaders to create partnerships that will support faculty research and scholarship, build service-learning opportunities to complement classroom instruction and introduce students to service projects. Nonprofit community leaders are invited to meet faculty, staff and students to create partnerships that will build capacity for their organizations, mission, programs and services.

Location: Slife Ballroom, Commons

Contact Information

Name: Kristina Kofoot
Email: kristina.kofoot@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-4507

Link to Event: Registration

 
 
Philosophy and Religion Hearst Lecture: Death-Qualifying the Jury, Constituting the People

Philosophy and Religion Hearst Lecture: Death-Qualifying the Jury, Constituting the People

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 7:00 pm

"Death-Qualifying the Jury, Constituting the People," a lecture by Winnifred Sullivan, Professor of Religion and Affiliate Professor of Law at Indiana Univeristy, who will describe the jury’s distinctive role in the administration of the death penalty in the US. She will consider the effect of efforts by U.S. courts to secularize and rationalize the process by banning the Bible and biblical words from the death penalty trial and insisting on an entirely individualized decision by each juror. 

Location: Room 137, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Jerry Soneson
Email: soneson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2990

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Jazz Combos Concert

Jazz Combos Concert

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 7:30 pm

UNI jazz combos, coordinated by Chris Merz and graduate assistant directors, will offer a concert featuring jazz standards and new arrangements. This event is free and open to the public. 

Location: Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
 
theRiver Gathering

theRiver Gathering

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 8:00 pm

Come to Prairie Lakes for our monthly large group gathering. The teaching will be "Can I Trust the Bible?", with dessert and time of community following. 

Location: Prairie Lakes Church, 1907 Viking Rd, Cedar Falls

Contact Information

Name: Michelle Powers
Email: michelle.powers@prairielakeschurch.org
Phone: NA

Link to Event: theRiver homepage

 
 
Mock Interviews

Mock Interviews

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 -

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Stop in for interview tips and tricks.

Location: Room 001, Gilchrist Hall

Contact Information

Name: Laura Wilson
Email: laura.wilson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Interview Training for People Who Hate Interviews

Interview Training for People Who Hate Interviews

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 2:00 pm

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Walk the Labyrinth

Walk the Labyrinth

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 -

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The labyrinth is in the form of a circle with a meandering but purposeful path from the edge to the center. While walking the labyrinth, one may feel joy in slowing down the pace of life and find peace, insight, reflection, creativity, relaxation and wisdom. It can be made available for student organizations, events and meetings.

Location: Room 176, Wellness/Recreation Center

Contact Information

Name: Brooke Hottle
Email: bhottle@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 215-9492

Link to Event: Walk the Labryinth

 
 
Avoiding Plagiarism

Avoiding Plagiarism

Thursday, September 28, 2017 -

3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Deanne Gute and Ellen Neuhaus will facilitate this workshop focusing on how to avoid plagiarism of others' work as well as one's own. They will also touch on collaboration in authorship and appropriate dissemination. This fits Part A of the Ethics in Research and Scholarship certificate. Registration is required (https://ethics.uni.edu/ethics-workshop-registration).

Location: Room 301, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Emma Welch
Email: welche@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminar

Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminar

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 4:00 pm

Chemistry and Biochemistry Summer Undergraduate Research students will give research presentations on their summer work.

Location: Room 201, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Dr. Laura Strauss
Email: laura.strauss@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2052

Link to Event: Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminar

 
 
Friends of the TPC Prairie painting event

Friends of the TPC Prairie painting event

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Join the Friends of the Tallgrass Prairie for an evening of friends, fun and relaxation at Cedar Valley Art and Wine. Painting supplies and snacks will be provided. Registration and payment options are available online at http://www.cedarvalleyartandwine.com/September.

 

Location: Cedar Valley Art and Wine, 309 Main Street

Contact Information

Name: Staci Mueller
Email: staci.mueller@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3866

Link to Event: Friends Prairie Painting

 
 
Final Thursday Reading Series featuring Vince Gotera

Final Thursday Reading Series featuring Vince Gotera

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Vince Gotera is the poetry editor of "Star*Line" (the journal of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Poetry Association). He is also the author of poetry collections including "Fighting Kite" and "Ghost Wars."

Location: Hearst Center for the Arts

Contact Information

Name: Jim O'Loughlin
Email: jim.oloughlin@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2002

Link to Event: Final Thursday Reading Series

 
 
Film Screening: "Abrazos"

Film Screening: "Abrazos"

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Free screening of "Abrazos," the second in film director Luis Argueta's trilogy of documentaries about immigration in the Midwest. 

Location: Room 108, Communication Arts Center

Contact Information

Name: Jennifer Cooley
Email: jennifer.cooley@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2821

Link to Event: Film Screening: Abrazos

 
 
Guest Recital: Judith Saxton, trumpet

Guest Recital: Judith Saxton, trumpet

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 7:30 pm

Visiting artist Judith Saxton will present a trumpet recital. Judith Saxton enjoys a multi-faceted career as an international soloist, chamber and orchestral musician and educator and has been lauded as a “virtuoso player and superb soloist”. A Certified Alexander Technique Teacher (ATI), Judith embodies  these principles in all her interactions including her “Healthy Playing Habits” and “Breathing, Breaks and Basics for Mindful Music Making” presentations for universities and festivals and populations of varying ages across the nation and the world. This event is free and open to the public. 

Location: Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
 
Observatory Show

Observatory Show

Thursday, September 28, 2017 -

9:00 pm to 10:00 pm

View the night sky through the computer controlled telescope at the Earth and Environmental Science Observatory. This event is free and open to the public; meet before 9 p.m. to get to the observatory (near the polar bear). No late admissions will be allowed; no food or drink and no cellphones or other electronic devices can be used during the observatory visit.

Location: Room 137, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Siobahn Morgan
Email: morgans@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2389

Link to Event: EES Observatory

 
 
POSTPONED: Bach Cantata Series Performance

POSTPONED: Bach Cantata Series Performance

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 12:15 pm

This event has been postponed. It will be held on Oct. 6 at 12:15 p.m. in the GBPAC Lobby. 

Location: McElroy Lobby, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
 
UNI Volleyball vs. Bradley

UNI Volleyball vs. Bradley

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Location: McLeod Center

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: (319) 273-4849

Link to Event: UNI Volleyball vs. Bradley

 
 
Spotlight Series Concert: Wind Ensemble & Symphonic Band

Spotlight Series Concert: Wind Ensemble & Symphonic Band

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 7:30 pm

Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor and conductor Danny Galyen, the Wind Ensemble will offer a shared concert with the Symphonic Band, conducted by Justin Mertz. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX.

Location: Great Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: To buy tickets, click here.

 
 
UNI School of Music All State Strings Workshop

UNI School of Music All State Strings Workshop

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 8:00 am

The UNI School of Music presents its annual hands-on workshops for high school student string players preparing for All-State competition. This event is free and open to the public, but does require registration. For more information, please contact Susan.Grover@uni.edu

Location: Great Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: All State Strings Workshop Information.

 
 
UNI Soccer vs. Evansville

UNI Soccer vs. Evansville

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 1:00 pm

Location: Cedar Valley Soccer Complex

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Soccer vs. Evansville

 
 
PSE/ROTC Fall Fest

PSE/ROTC Fall Fest

Saturday, September 30, 2017 -

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Support PSE and ROTC in raising money for the Wounded Warriors Foundation. There will be a rock wall, inflatables, live music and food.

Location: Campanile Field at Central Campus

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
 
UNI Volleyball vs. Illinois State

UNI Volleyball vs. Illinois State

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Location: McLeod Center

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: (319) 273-4849

Link to Event: UNI Volleyball vs. Illinois State

 
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