UNI Calendar of Events

Thursday, October 24, 2019

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"2019 Department of Art Faculty Exhibition"

"2019 Department of Art Faculty Exhibition"

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 6:00 pm to Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 5:00 pm

The "2019 Department of Art Faculty Exhibition" is a formal presentation of recent accomplishments by the faculty in the UNI Department of Art and includes painting, drawing, printmaking, graphic design, sculpture, ceramics, photography, mixed media, performance and installation art as well as art history scholarship. The opening reception begins at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16 in the Kamerick Art Building’s south lobby. 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: 2019 Department of Art Faculty Exhibition

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 6:00 pm to Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 5:00 pm
 
8:30am
Safe Zone Ally Training Phase One

Safe Zone Ally Training Phase One

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 8:30 am to 10:00 am

The Safe Zone Ally program is a campus-wide opportunity designed to support the continued growth of an inclusive campus community. The supports the university's value of cultivating a caring and diverse campus community that values respect for all people, the open and free exchange of ideas and responsible and ethical behavior. Phase One is an in-person, 1.5 hour training that provides basic knowledge of the LGBTQ+ community, establishes a common vocabulary for participant use and defines what it means to be an ally to the LGBTQ+ community. Request accommodations from Gender and Sexuality Services staff by emailing lgbt@uni.edu.

Location: CME 109P Meeting Room

Contact Information

Name: Eli Williams
Email: willinao@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-5428

Link to Event: NA

 
10:30am
Safe Zone Ally Training Phase Two

Safe Zone Ally Training Phase Two

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

The Safe Zone Ally program is a campus-wide opportunity designed to support the continued growth of an inclusive campus community. The program supports the university's value of cultivating a caring and diverse campus community that values respect for all people, the open and free exchange of ideas and responsible and ethical behavior. Phase Two is scheduled for two hours, providing a deeper exploration of current issues, privilege and intersectionality, as well as challenging participants to think critically about their roles as allies. Participants in Phase Two training are given the opportunity to become Safe Zone Ally certified by signing an ally agreement stating their confidence in their ability to be a knowledgeable, responsible and committed ally. Request accommodations from the Gender and Sexuality Services staff by e-mailing lgbt@uni.edu.

Location: CME 109P Meeting Room

Contact Information

Name: Eli Williams
Email: willinao@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-5428

Link to Event: NA

 
11:00am
De-stress at #TT4U

De-stress at #TT4U

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

You're invited to de-stress, relax and reflect with an ancient form of meditation called the labyrinth. Get your own portable finger-traceable labyrinth.

Location: Makerspace, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Jenna Petersen
Email: jenna.petersen@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: De-stress

 
12:00pm
Guest Recital: Karel Keldermans, carillon

Guest Recital: Karel Keldermans, carillon

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 12:00 pm

Guest artist Karel Keldermans, carillonneur, will perform at 12 noon at the Campanile on the UNI Campus. Bring your lunch and join us outside for a one of a kind musical experience! This event is free and open to the public. 

Location: Campanile, UNI Campus

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
12:30pm
Graduate College Brown Bag Lecture

Graduate College Brown Bag Lecture

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Peter Berendzen, biology, will present "Interpreting Genetic Variation in Glaciated Environments: Implications for Conservation." Bring your lunch, enjoy some cookies and learn more about conservation and the Mississippi River Basin.

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Rubina Chowdhury
Email: rubina.chowdhury@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2748

Link to Event: NA

 
4:00pm
College Hill Farmers Market

College Hill Farmers Market

Thursday, October 24, 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: 2205 College St.

Contact Information

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

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

 
5:00pm
Digital Marketing Forum

Digital Marketing Forum

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

The inaugural Spinutech Digital Marketing Forum will feature Matt Gaither and Nima Oftadeh from Google. They will discuss new trends in digital advertising, including machine learning, automation, measurement, attribution, incrementality, data policies and consumer privacy. The forum is free and open to the public. No registration is required.

Location: Room 11, Center for Energy & Environmental Education

Contact Information

Name: Matthew Wilson
Email: matthew.wilson@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Digital marketing forum

 
7:00pm
Final Thursday Reading Series featuring Crystal Gibbins

Final Thursday Reading Series featuring Crystal Gibbins

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 7:00 pm

Crystal Gibbins, co-editor of "Waters Deep: a Great Lakes Poetry Anthology," will be thefeatured reader. Open mic signup is at 7 p.m. and begins at 7:15 p.m. The speaker will begin at 8 p.m.

Location: Hearst Center for the Arts

Contact Information

Name: Jim O'Loughlin
Email: jim.oloughlin@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2002

Link to Event: Final Thursday Reading Series

 
Katharine Hayhoe Lecture: Climate Change and Faith - Why Facts are not Enough

Katharine Hayhoe Lecture: Climate Change and Faith - Why Facts are not Enough

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 7:00 pm

Join world renowned climatologist, Katharine Hayhoe, as she untangles the complex science behind global warming and highlights the key role our values can play in shaping our conversations on this crucial topic.

Location: Auditorium, Lang Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Leopold Lectures

 
8:00pm
Guest Recital: Øystein Baadsvik, tuba

Guest Recital: Øystein Baadsvik, tuba

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 8:00 pm

Visiting artist Øystein Baadsvik will present a tuba recital. Øystein Baadsvik is the only tuba player to have carved out a career exclusively as a soloist, rather than becoming a member of an orchestra or accepting a teaching post. His multi-faceted musical career as a soloist, chamber musician and recording artist has taken him all over the world. The unique virtuosity and musicality Mr. Baadsvik brings to the tuba has established him as the exemplar of the instrument. 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

 
9:00pm
Observatory Show

Observatory Show

Thursday, October 24, 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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