UNI Calendar of Events

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Time Items
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)
 
8am
Panther Pantry Student Open House

Panther Pantry Student Open House

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 8:00 am to 10:00 am

The Panther Pantry is a student run food and necessity item pantry available to all UNI students. During the open house students can tour the pantry, find more about what the pantry provides, how you can get involved, how to use the pantry or any other questions. Stop by anytime during the event. A door prize will be held at the open house for a chance to win one of 10 dining gift cards. 

Location: Panther Pantry-Maucker Union lower level by computer lab

Contact Information

Name: Panther Pantry
Email: pantherpantry@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
7pm
Bob Inglis visiting lecture: Discussing Controversial Topics in a Polarized Political Climate

Bob Inglis visiting lecture: Discussing Controversial Topics in a Polarized Political Climate

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 7:00 pm

Bob Inglis is the Executive Director of republicEn.org, a growing group of conservatives who care about climate change. He served in the U.S. Congress from 1993 to 1999 and again from 2005-2011, a Republican representing Greenville-Spartanburg, S.C. His visit is part of UNI's 2018/2019 Aldo Leopold Distinguished Lecture Series.

Location: Russell Hall, Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

Name: Eric O'Brien
Email: eric.obrien@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7207

Link to Event: Bob Inglis lecture

 
Eating Disorder Awareness Speaker

Eating Disorder Awareness Speaker

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 7:00 pm

Hear Sarah Thompson, Certified Body Trust provider, eating disorder recovery coach and consultant, tell their personal story of eating disorder recovery for 18 years. Thompson will address barriers and access to eating disorder treatments, such as fatphobia, homophobia and transphobia.

Location: Slife Ballroom, Commons

Contact Information

Name: Joan Thompson
Email: joan.thompson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2137

Link to Event: NA

 
8pm
UNI Flute Choir and Flute Studio Concert

UNI Flute Choir and Flute Studio Concert

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 8:00 pm

Under the direction of UNI professor of flute Angeleita Floyd, the Northern Iowa Flute Choir and Flute Studio will present its annual concert. 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

 
Guest Master Class: Ivan Trevino, percussion

Guest Master Class: Ivan Trevino, percussion

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 8:00 pm

Trevino will present a percussion master class during his residency at UNI. This event is free and open to the public.

Location: Jebe Hall, GBPAC

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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