Conferences, Workshops and Camps
UNI School of Music will host the 2019 Iowa Musicology Conference. Contact Alison.Altstatt@uni.edu for more information.
Opportunity for informal discussion and dialogue with UNI College of Education Carlton-Mellichamp Lecture in Education's featured speaker, Natalie Tran, California State University, Fullerton. Tran currently leads the secondary education department at Cal State, Fullerton, and is a professor of educational leadership. This event is open to faculty in all UNI colleges and programs, as well as area administrators and teachers.
Natalie Tran, featured lecturer for this year's Carlton-Mellichamp Lecture in Education at the UNI College of Education, will address the issue of biliteracy for less commonly taught languages. A professor of educational leadership at California State Univerity, Fullerton, Tran's interests include diversity in higher education and dual-language immersion programs. She is also a heritage speaker of Vietnamese and serves as Director of the National Resource Center for Asian Languages.
Science of Coaching Conference is an opportunity for youth sports coaches in the Cedar Valley area to learn from experts in the field and in the classroom. Austin Wasserman is the keynote speaker, and will be joined by a panel of Division I collegiate coaches. Afternoon sessions focus on strength and conditioning development for youth; practice plan designs; designing dynamic warm-ups; instructional strategies for motivation; and feedback and instruction for performance excellence. Lunch included. Paid registration; discount for students seeking coaching minors.