Have you ever wondered how people with Alzheimer’s and related dementias experience the world? This presentation will discuss changes in sight, hearing, touch, smell and taste. Family caregivers, professional caregivers, students and the community are welcome.
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Ashley Loper, winner of the Outstanding UNI Graduate History Paper Award, will present "Iowan Schoolmarms: The Significance of Iowa Rural Schools and the Feminization Movement, 1865-1920." The lecture is free and open to the public.
Join the Textiles and Apparel department for their 25th annual fashion show. The theme is Around the World in 60 Minutes featuring Egypt, Paris and Japan.
As part of Women's History Month, Wendy Hoofnagle will give a presentation on her work concerning the history of women's medecine and the male takeover that occurred in the late Middle Ages.
Join the Women's and Gender Studies Program for Galentine's Day. Decorate cookies and make bracelets to celebrate the importance of friendship.
“Immigrant Communities in the Cedar Valley” will be presented by the Immigrant Advocates Group, Waterloo.
Kimberly Baker, sociology, anthropology and criminology, will facilitate the panel discussion "Men of Color, Mental Health, and the Correctional System." Topics include:
- How can men of color be assisted by mental health counseling during and after their sentences?
- How do men of color (in disproportionate numbers) get into the correctional system in the first place? Is there a disciplinary pipeline?
- How can mental health counseling serve as a reasonable and useful intervention tool?
Panelists will be Tom Eachus, director, Black Hawk-Grundy Mental Health Center; David Goodson, MSW, civil rights activist; Bill Tate, Dept., of Correctional Services, Black Hawk County; and Cora Turner, associate superintendent of Waterloo Schools.
The UNI Women's and Gender Studies Program will celebrate 40 years on campus at the CME's First Friday event. The event will feature Phyllis Baker, former WGS faculty member and director, and a performance by UNI graduate Terry Stevens. Food, music and photo opportunities will be included.
This presentation led by Susan Etscheidt, special education, will focus on achieving the ethical ideals of autonomy, beneficence and justice in research with students with disabilities. Several propositions and proposals will be presented. Registration is required. Fits Part A for Ethics in Scholarship certification.
Darwin Week lecture by Helen Harton. Registration is not required for this event. Fits Part A for Ethics in Scholarship certification.