UNI Calendar of Events

Friday, February 22, 2019

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School of Music Audition Day!

School of Music Audition Day!

Friday, February 22, 2019 (All day)

For more details on specific locations of area auditions or times, contact the School of Music office at (319) 273-2024.

Location: Russell Hall & GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

Friday, February 22, 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
 
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)
 
Conference on African-American Children and Families

Conference on African-American Children and Families

Friday, February 22, 2019 (All day)

The 8th Annual Conference on African American Children and Families features author and UNI gradaute Jan Spivey-Gilchrist. Keynote speakers will be Jamila Lyiscott and Louis Hilton, social justice and diversity educators.

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: Gloria Kirkland Holmes
Email: gloria.holmes@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2007

Link to Event: 8th Annual Conference on African American Children and Families

Friday, February 22, 2019 (All day)
 
6pm
Guest Recital: Volante Winds

Guest Recital: Volante Winds

Friday, February 22, 2019 - 6:00 pm

Visiting ensemble Volante Winds will present a recital. Featuring members Suyeon Ko, flute, Rebecca McGuire, oboe, Wai Ki Wun, clarinet, Oliver Huebscher, horn, and Sarah Fruehe, bassoon, Volante Winds was founded in 2016 and formed out of a desire to collaborate with inspiring and amicable colleagues in the pursuit of excellence in chamber music performance. As doctoral candidates at the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University, Volante Winds has a passion for pedagogy that shines through in their recitals and masterclasses. This event is free and open to the public.

Location: Davis Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
7pm
Film Appreciation Club presents "His Girl Friday"

Film Appreciation Club presents "His Girl Friday"

Friday, February 22, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

A loose murderer, Cary Grant's charm and Rosalind Russell's wit make for a fantastic drama about the newspaper scene in the 1940s. From legendary director, Howard Hawks, "His Girl Friday" is a delightful screw-ball comedy that will have your eyes locked on the action the whole time! All are welcome; there will be a discussion to follow. 

Location: Room 111, Kamerick Art Building

Contact Information

Name: Nicole Baxter
Email: baxtern@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Film Appreciation Club

 
7pm
Theatre UNI: Legacy of Light

Theatre UNI: Legacy of Light

Friday, February 22, 2019 - 7:30 pm

Play

Location: Strayer-Wood Theatre

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Legacy of Light

 
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