Exhibits, Films and Lectures Calendar
Opening Reception: Apr. 23 at 7 p.m. The following students are pursuing Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees in their respective emphasis areas and are exhibiting new artwork to fulfill graduation requirements: printmaker Rylie Lawrence and painters Eden Bell and Rachael “Ray” Smith. All events are free and open to the public.
A UNI Permanent Art Collection Exhibition co-curated by Dr. Elizabeth Sutton and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor. This presentation seeks to make visible some of the objects in the UNI Permanent Art Collection made by women artists and elevate contributions of women as makers. Free and open to the public. Gallery hours are from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday; noon to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday; and by appointment.
View the night sky through the computer controlled telescope at the Earth and Environmental Science 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.
See the classic comedy-drama "The Graduate" for the Film Appreciation Club's final screening of the year. The film, starring Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft, is a landmark piece of cinema during the New Hollywood era and remains a bitingly funny examination of post-college malaise some 50 years later. There will be a brief discussion following the screening. Admission is free and all are welcome.
Join the Friends of the UNI Museum for the last presentation by Sue Grosbol "UNI Museum Collection of AEA Records of One-Room Schools in Iowa" in the Rural Schoolhouse Speaker Series.Be transported back to the era of the one-room schoolhouse in Iowa. Speakers will present the history of rural schools, the teaching and learning experience, and how the school building was once the heart and center of the community.