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Thursday, September 12, 2019

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"The Many Voices of Art"

"The Many Voices of Art"

Monday, August 19, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, October 5, 2019 (All day)

Located in the Mary Haskell-Hansen Room of the Gallery, this UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition was co-curated by Dr. Adelman and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor. Featured artworks from the Collection include the following: prints from Bronislaw Bak’s "One-Hundred Views of Chicago" series, which was donated by UNI alumna Lois E. Iseminger of Chicago;  "Flower" by the late Ralph Haskell, professor emeritus of the UNI Department of Art; "Inspiration" by Käthe Kollwitz, which was donated by Kurt and Cynthia Kruse of Cedar Falls; "Seated Model with Mirror" by Steven Bigler of St. Paul, which was donated by the artist himself; and an untitled still-life by Jean Lurçat, which was donated by Ray and Sandy Benter of Des Moines. Also, on view will be a newly conserved 18th century portrait in an antique gilded frame donated by Dr. Hart M. Nelsen and Dr. Anne Kusener Nelsen of Seattle. All events are 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: "The Many Voices of Art"

Monday, August 19, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, October 5, 2019 (All day)
 
"Jack Balas: Against the Grain – Men, Maps, and Other Incorrections"

"Jack Balas: Against the Grain – Men, Maps, and Other Incorrections"

Monday, August 19, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, October 5, 2019 (All day)

The artist will present a lecture titled "Bro-sure: A Brief Look at the Art of Jack Balas" on Wednesday, August 28, at 7 p.m. in KAB 111. An opening reception will follow.  Balas is a Colorado-based artist specializing in figurative paintings and drawings in oil and watercolor. For the last 15 years, he has focused on depictions of the male figure, presenting them in a variety of personal and societal scenarios that project them far beyond the traditional role of portraiture. Employing painted language in the form of titles, phrases, and paragraph-stories, the works take on the strategies of annotated documents, maps and calendars, and yet by their very depiction the men found in them also take on the politics of visibility – queer visibility and male visibility in general. All events are 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: "Jack Balas: Against the Grain – Men, Maps, and Other Incorrections"

Monday, August 19, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, October 5, 2019 (All day)
 
Sorority Primary Recruitment

Sorority Primary Recruitment

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, September 15, 2019 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: Taberie Van Boening
Email: taberie@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6849

Link to Event: Sorority Primary Recruitment

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, September 15, 2019 (All day)
 
10am
Career Readiness

Career Readiness

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Are you career ready? Attend Career Readiness, where you can have your resume reviewed and take a headshot. Business attire suggested.

Location: Learning Commons, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Melinda Beland
Email: lib-prc@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2802

Link to Event: Career Readiness

 
2pm
Ethical Data Management & Presentation

Ethical Data Management & Presentation

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 2:00 pm

Led by Helen Harton, psychology, this session will present and discuss ethical issues in data storage and management, as well as how to ethically author and present your results using various methods of dissemination.  Registration requested.

Location: Room 109P, Center for Multicultural Education

Contact Information

Name: Sean Parrish
Email: sean.parrish@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3282

Link to Event: Ethical Data Management & Presentation

 
4pm
College Hill Farmers Market

College Hill Farmers Market

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 4:00 pm

Shop for quality products including fresh seasonal produce, homemade jam, healthy snacks, popcorn, baked goods, local meat, and more. Join our free customer rewards program and for every $3 spent earn a punch towards discounts at College Hill businesses. Follow us on social media to find out what is fresh each week, special events, and more! Facebook (College Hill Farmers Market) and Instagram/Twitter (@collegehillfm)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: Jodie Huegerich
Email: jodie.huegerich@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7883

Link to Event: https://www.facebook.com/collegehillfarmersmarket/

 
Wiki Loves Monuments

Wiki Loves Monuments

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 4:00 pm

Attendees will learn about Wikipedia, local monuments and how to contribute photos to the international project. In a follow-up event at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26 in 324 LIB, participants will learn how to upload the pictures they've taken to Wikimedia Commons and submit to the Wiki Loves Monuments photo contest.

Location: LIB 324, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Angela Pratesi
Email: lib-prc@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
6pm
CANCELLED: Guest Artist Presentation: Noa Kageyama

CANCELLED: Guest Artist Presentation: Noa Kageyama

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 6:00 pm

This event has been cancelled.

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

 
Noa Kagayama, performance psychologist at the Juilliard School

Noa Kagayama, performance psychologist at the Juilliard School

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Noa Kageyama, performance psychologist on the faculty of the Juilliard School, has created the web site, blog and instructional program known under the moniker “The Bulletproof Musician." Kageyama will address anxiety and focusing skills as they relate to performing and auditioning, but his approach draws on, and is directly relevant to, all manner of performance contexts, including athletic and academic.

Location: Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

Name: CETL
Email: cetl@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Noa Kagayama

 
7pm
Lecture: Matthew Menz

Lecture: Matthew Menz

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 7:00 pm

UNI alumnus Matthew Menz (1998), a designer associated with Amazon Web Services, Citrix, EMEA Design Centre, Nickelodeon, IBM, and Fila, presents “The Role of Chance, Social Change and Technical Capabilities as a Prelude to Modern UX Design.” Funded by the Elena Diane Curris Endowment for Design.

Location: Room 111, Kamerick Art Building

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Lecture: Matthew Manz

 
9pm
Observatory Show

Observatory Show

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Learn about the objects visible in the night sky, and gaze at them through the computer controlled telescope at the Earth and Environmental Sciences Observatory. This event is free and open to the public; meet before 9 p.m. to get to the observatory (near the polar bear). No late admissions will be allowed; no food or drink and no cellphones or other electronic devices can be used during the observatory visit.

Location: 137 McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: EES Observatory

 
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