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Conferences, Workshops and Camps

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join faculty from a variety of departments to hear strategies they used to implement Open Educational Resources (OERs) in their classrooms to save students money on course materials. They will discuss their motivations for adopting OERs as well as the advantages, benefits and challenges they encountered along the way. Panelists include Angela Pratesi, fine and performing arts librarian, Jim Demastes, biology, and Nilmani Pramanik, technology. 

 

Friday, October 26, 2018 (All day)

UNI Music Education Day is designed for juniors and seniors in high school who are considering a career in music education working as an elementary music specialist, middle school/high school choir teacher, or middle school/high school band teacher. This free event for registrants will include classes in conducting, choral and instrumental methods from UNI professors, sit in on ensemble rehearsals including Concert Chorale, Jazz Band One and Orchestra, meet with current students, and experience first-hand what it might be like to be a music education major in college. For more information, visit https://admissions.uni.edu/music-education-day.

Friday, October 26, 2018 - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

The Safe Zone Ally program is a campus-wide opportunity designed to support the continued growth of an inclusive campus community. All are welcome to take both Phase one and Phase two in-person training to become Safe Zone Allies. Registration is required. To request a group training, e-mail lgbt@uni.edu. Please note: Phase one begins at 11 a.m. and Phase two begins at 1 p.m.

Saturday, October 27, 2018 (All day)

Coordinated by faculty artist Julia Bullard, the UNI Viola Festival will offer hands on workshops as well as guest artist performances. For more details, contact Julia.Bullard@uni.edu.  This event is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 3:00 pm

Learn to navigate UNI's internal approval process for grant and contract proposals. This hands-on session will cover the electronic Proposal Routing and Approval Form (PRAF) and budgeting templates. Support staff are particularly encouraged to attend; all are welcome

Thursday, November 1, 2018 (All day) to Friday, November 2, 2018 (All day)

A professional development annual conference for female administrators and leaders in higher education in Iowa.

Saturday, November 3, 2018 (All day)

Coordinated by UNI School of Music piano and organ studio faculty, this festival will feature hands-on studies in piano and organ. This event requires registration. For more information, contact Randall.Harlow@uni.edu.  

Sunday, November 4, 2018 (All day)

This day-long event will feature hands-on workshops and engaging activities for clarinetists and clarinet choirs. For more information, visit https://sites.google.com/a/uni.edu/clarinet/home/clarinet-choir-day .

Monday, November 12, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Women are paid just $.80 for every dollar white men are paid. The AAUW Start Smart workshop is designed to empower young professional women with skills and confidence to successfully negotiate their first salary and benefits package. At the workshop you will:

  • Learn about the gender pay gap, including its personal consequences
  • Practice quantifying the market value of education, skills, and experience
  • Learn how to conduct objective market research and determine a fair target salary
  • Practice creating a strategic pitch and respond to salary offers

This workshop is open to all UNI undergraduate and graduate students and full-time enrolled students from Hawkeye Community College and Wartburg College.

Attendance is limited and pre-registration is required.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

The Safe Zone Ally program is a campus-wide opportunity designed to support the continued growth of an inclusive campus community. All are welcome to take both Phase one and Phase two in-person training to become Safe Zone Allies. Registration is required. To request a group training, e-mail lgbt@uni.edu. Please note: Phase one begins at 9 a.m. and Phase two begins at 11 a.m.

Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

The Safe Zone Ally program is a campus-wide opportunity designed to support the continued growth of an inclusive campus community. All are welcome to take both Phase one and Phase two in-person training to become Safe Zone Allies. Registration is required. To request a group training, e-mail lgbt@uni.edu. Please note: Phase one begins at 1 p.m. and Phase two begins at 3 p.m.

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