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Monday, February 12, 2018

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"Women as Makers"

"Women as Makers"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm

A UNI Permanent Art Collection Exhibition co-curated by Dr. Elizabeth Sutton and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor. This presentation seeks to make visible some of the objects in the UNI Permanent Art Collection made by women artists and elevate contributions of women as makers. Note, the Gallery will be closed Mon., Jan. 15 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Free and open to the public.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: "Women as Makers"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm
 
"Anastylosis Project"

"Anastylosis Project"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm

An exhibition by Mary Griep, retired Associate Dean of Fine Arts at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN representing nearly two decades of work inspired by 11th and 12th century sacred architecture from around the world. Among the large-scale artworks on display are Notre Dame Cathedral of Chartres (France), the Hindu temple of Angkor Wat (Cambodia), the Mayan temple El Castillo (Mexico), and the artist’s newest work, the Baptistery of Saint John, in Florence (Italy). On Wed., Jan. 17 at 6:00 p.m., Griep will present a lecture about her work in Kamerick Art Building, room 111. An opening reception will follow.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Anastylosis Project

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm
 
Live Like a Student Financial Literacy Classes

Live Like a Student Financial Literacy Classes

Monday, January 29, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, February 15, 2018 (All day)

Live Like a Student is a free, three-week financial literacy course (non-credit). Students learn the basics of budgeting, financial planning, financial aid, credit and identity protection during six 50-minute class sessions. Participants receive a free t-shirt and are entered into a $500 scholarship drawing. Registration is required.

Location: Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Colleen Sullivan
Email: colleen.sullivan@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7394

Link to Event: Live Like a Student Financial Literacy Classes

Monday, January 29, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, February 15, 2018 (All day)
 
2pm
Ethical Issues in Quantitative Research

Ethical Issues in Quantitative Research

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Helen Harton, psychology department, will lead this workshop, which will help participants become acquainted with key ethical issues involved in research and scholarship. It will include presentations and interactive discussion on such topics as integrity in authorship, data management, and collaboration in scholarship as they pertain to quantitative research methods. The session will help to satisfy the requirements for research ethics training for students employed on NSF and NIH projects. This session targets graduate students, but all are welcome to attend. Sponsored by the Center for Academic Ethics and the Graduate College. Fits Part A of the Ethics in Scholarship certificate. Registration is required.

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Center for Academic Ethics Events

 
Darwin Week 2018

Darwin Week 2018

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 2:00 pm to Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 8:00 pm

Darwin Week is an annual lecture series hoste by UNI Freethinkers and Inquirers in which we bring thoughtful speakers who challenge dogma, promote science and reason and advocate for the well-being and common dignity of all humankind. This year our focus is on evolution and skepticism. We will have two to three faculty speakers each day discussing topics that they have developed and one keynote each night at 7 p.m. 

Location: Great Reading Room, Seerley Hall

Contact Information

Name: Oliverio Covarrubias
Email: covarruo@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 573-5811

Link to Event: Darwin Week

 
7pm
Guest Master Class: Jeff Scott, horn

Guest Master Class: Jeff Scott, horn

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 7:00 pm

Visiting artist Jeff Scott will present a horn master class. A native of Queens, NY, Scott has performed in numerous Broadway orchestras, has been a member of the Alvin Ailey and Dance Theater of Harlem orchestras since 1995 and has performed numerous times under the direction of Wynton Marsalis with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra. Jeff is also the hornist in the internationally acclaimed wind quintet Imani Winds. 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

 
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