UNI Calendar of Events

Thursday, February 14, 2019

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Last Day to Change First Half-Semester Course to or from Non-Graded Basis* (4:30 PM)

Last Day to Change First Half-Semester Course to or from Non-Graded Basis* (4:30 PM)

Thursday, February 14, 2019 (All day)

NOTE:    Students are reminded that only one change per course may be made to or from a non-graded basis.  Once a change has been made the student cannot again change that course to or from non-graded credit.

Location: NA

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Link to Event: NA

Thursday, February 14, 2019 (All day)
 
Last Day to Drop First Half-Semester Course Without an “F" (4:30 PM)

Last Day to Drop First Half-Semester Course Without an “F" (4:30 PM)

Thursday, February 14, 2019 (All day)

Location: NA

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Name: NA
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Link to Event: NA

Thursday, February 14, 2019 (All day)
 
Tallcorn Jazz Festival and Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz Concerts

Tallcorn Jazz Festival and Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz Concerts

Thursday, February 14, 2019 (All day) to Friday, February 15, 2019 (All day)

The Beta Nu Chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia and the UNI School of Music invite you and your band to the 64th Annual Tallcorn Jazz Festival and 68th Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz Concerts to be held on February 14 and 15, 2019, on the UNI campus. This year’s guest artist will be the gifted Milwaukee-born, New York-based drummer, sideman, bandleader, entrepreneur, and educator Carl Allen. For more information, visit www.tallcornjazzfest.com. Concerts for this event are ticketed. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX, or visit https://unitix.uni.edu.

Location: Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: To buy tickets, click here.

Thursday, February 14, 2019 (All day) to Friday, February 15, 2019 (All day)
 
"An Art Collection Travelogue"

"An Art Collection Travelogue"

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 10:00 am to Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 5:00 pm

A UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition curated by Gallery Director Darrell Taylor that features the installation "Paper Border" by Paul Valadez, eleven large-scale drawings from Mary Frisbee Johnson’s "Navigating" series, newly acquired ceramics by Dean and Gunnar Schwarz, and a remarkably pristine tapa bark cloth from the Polynesian island of Tonga. On Thursday, Jan. 24 at 6:00 p.m. in KAB 111, artist Paul Valadez will present a lecture titled "The Potlatch Project, the Artwork of Paul Valadez." 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: "An Art Collection Travelogue"

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 10:00 am to Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 5:00 pm
 
"In and of the Anthropocene"

"In and of the Anthropocene"

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 10:00 am to Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 5:00 pm

A UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition co-curated by Dr. Elizabeth Sutton and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor. Located in the Mary Haskell-Hansen Room of the UNI Gallery of Art. Featuring artworks by British printmaker Elisabeth Frink, Chicago artist Phyllis Bramson, San Diego artist Suda House, and Hannah March Sanders as well as a stone carving by Zimbabwean artist Fanizani Akuda and screenprints by Korean ceramist Sunkoo Yuh and American artist Mark Dion, which were completed in the UNI Printmaking Labs under the direction of professors Tim Dooley and Aaron Wilson.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: "In and After the Anthropocene"

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 10:00 am to Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 5:00 pm
 
"Being Seen: Portraits in Place and Person"

"Being Seen: Portraits in Place and Person"

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 10:00 am to Monday, February 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm

This exhibition features portraits of the residents of Country View, a Waterloo nursing home facility. Led by Department of Art Instructor Alexandra Dooley, UNI painting students worked on site at Country View gaining insight into their subjects’ lives through shared conversation. Each work on display represents a different resident and celebrates portraiture as an act of seeing and being seen. Special thanks to UNI’s Service Learning Institute and Ellen Whitehead, Director of Recreation at Country View. Reception: Friday, Jan. 25 at 3:00 p.m.

Location: Showcases, UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: "Being Seen: Portraits in Place and Person"

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 10:00 am to Monday, February 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm
 
Telling A People's Story traveling exhibit

Telling A People's Story traveling exhibit

Monday, February 4, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, March 31, 2019 (All day)

"Telling A People’s Story" is the first major museum exhibition devoted to the art found within the pages of African-American children’s picture books. The exhibition emphasizes the strength of the illustrations as visual narrative representations of the African-American experience.

This exhibit is in conjunction with the African American Children and Families Conference, UNI Museum, Dr. Sarah Montgomery, associate professor of curriculum and instruction, and education student Danielle Templeton are happy to present a traveling exhibit Telling A People's Story. Telling A People's Story is organized by the Miami University Art Museum through a grant from the Martha Holden Jennings Foundation. This project is a collaboration with Rod Library, UNI Museum, HNI Corporation Instructional Resources and Technology Services (IRTS), Cedar Falls Public Library, UNI College of Education, and is also sponsored in part by the Cedar Falls Tourism Bureau.

Location: Rod Library, Learning Commons

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Exhibit Dates and Locations

Monday, February 4, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, March 31, 2019 (All day)
 
11am
Wellness in Rod (Take Time Thursday)

Wellness in Rod (Take Time Thursday)

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join Student Wellness Services for Take Time Thursday each week to experience rejuvenating and interactive activities. We're here to offer support and provide opportunities for you to relax and unwind during the busyness of your day. Drop-in the Makerspace LIB 286 located in Rod Library any time between 11:00am -1:00pm every Thursday while classes are in session.

Location: Rod Library Makerspace, LIB 286

Contact Information

Name: Shawna Haislet
Email: shawna.haislet@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6119

Link to Event: Wellness in Rod

 
7pm
Planetarium Show

Planetarium Show

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm

View the night sky from the comfort and warmth of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences planetarium.  Free and open to the public.  No cell phones, food or drink allowed.

Location: Latham 105

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: EES Planetarium

 
Valentine's Day movie: "A Star is Born"

Valentine's Day movie: "A Star is Born"

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 11:30 pm

Don't have plans for Valentine's Day? Campus Activities Board (CAB) is showing "A Star is Born" at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Bring your valentine, galentine or palentine Valentine's day treats and drinks included. Admission is is free for students and the community. 

Location: Old Central Ballroom, MAU

Contact Information

Name: Noelle Hulshizer
Email: hulshizn@uni.edu
Phone: (641) 512-7198

Link to Event: CAB Facebook Page

 
Tallcorn Jazz Festival (Day 1)

Tallcorn Jazz Festival (Day 1)

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 7:15 pm

Join us for two nights of inspiring jazz and performance at the 68th annual Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz Concerts, presented by the Beta Nu Chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia and the School of Music. This year’s guest artist will be Carl Allen, former artistic director of jazz studies at The Juilliard School. He will perform with the award-winning UNI Jazz Band One, directed by Chris Merz. Also appearing will be UNI's Jazz Band Two, directed by Michael Conrad. Tickets are $12.75 for adults, $7.75 for kids and free for UNI students. For more information, visit www.tallcornjazzfest.com. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX, or visit UNITix  https://bit.ly/2VQzhZ0

Location: Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

Name: Samuel Smith
Email: tallcornconcerts@gmail.com
Phone: (319) 530-7950

Link to Event: Tallcorn Jazz Festival

 
8pm
Planetarium Show

Planetarium Show

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 8:00 pm to 8:30 pm

View the night sky from the comfort and warmth of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences planetarium.  Free and open to the public.  No cell phones, food or drink allowed.

Location: Latham 105

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: EES Planetarium

 
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