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UNI Calendar of Events

January 2018

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UNI Men's Basketball vs. Loyola

UNI Men's Basketball vs. Loyola

Sunday, January 7, 2018 - 1:00 pm

Location: McLeod Center

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Men's Basketball vs. Loyola

 
 
Classes Begin 8 a.m.

Classes Begin 8 a.m.

Monday, January 8, 2018 (All day)

Spring 2018 Classes Begin 8 a.m.

Location: UNI

Contact Information

Name: Registrar's Office
Email: registrar@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2241

Link to Event: Academic calendar

Monday, January 8, 2018 (All day)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Women as Makers"

"Women as Makers"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm

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. Note, the Gallery will be closed Mon., Jan. 15 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. 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: "Women as Makers"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm
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"Anastylosis Project"

"Anastylosis Project"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm

An exhibition by Mary Griep, retired Associate Dean of Fine Arts at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN representing nearly two decades of work inspired by 11th and 12th century sacred architecture from around the world. Among the large-scale artworks on display are Notre Dame Cathedral of Chartres (France), the Hindu temple of Angkor Wat (Cambodia), the Mayan temple El Castillo (Mexico), and the artist’s newest work, the Baptistery of Saint John, in Florence (Italy). On Wed., Jan. 17 at 6:00 p.m., Griep will present a lecture about her work in Kamerick Art Building, room 111. 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: Anastylosis Project

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm
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Walk the Labyrinth

Walk the Labyrinth

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 -

11:00 am to 1:00 pm

The labyrinth is in the form of a circle with a meandering but purposeful path from the edge to the center. While walking the labyrinth, one may feel joy in slowing down the pace of life and find peace, insight, reflection, creativity, relaxation and wisdom. It can be made available for student organizations, events and meetings.

Location: Room 185, Wellness/Recreation Center

Contact Information

Name: Brooke Hottle
Email: bhottle@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Walk the Labyrinth

 
 
Wellness Wednesday: Coping with Stress

Wellness Wednesday: Coping with Stress

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 -

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

This interactive session will assist participants in identifying the causes and symptoms of stress in their lives. Participants will become aware of a variety of positive coping strategies that may be helpful in reducing their stress and have an opportunity to practice.

Location: Conference Room, Student Health Clinic

Contact Information

Name: Joan Thompson
Email: joan.thompson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7216

Link to Event: Wellness Wednesdays

 
 
Physics/Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium: Cassara Higgins

Physics/Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium: Cassara Higgins

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 4:00 pm

Alumnus Cassara Higgins will present "From Cedar Falls, Iowa to Las Vegas, Nevada: Exploring Graduate School at the UNLV Radiochemistry Program."

Location: 114 Begeman Hall

Contact Information

Name: Becky Adams
Email: becky.adams@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2420

Link to Event: Physics/Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium

 
 
UNI Interpreters Theatre auditions for "Live Thy Neighbor"

UNI Interpreters Theatre auditions for "Live Thy Neighbor"

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 7:00 pm

Who are the neighbors? A series of poetic performances explore what it means to be a neighbor in times of crisis. No preparations are necessary. The script will be provided at the audition. Production dates are March 1-3.

Location: Room 040, Lang Hall

Contact Information

Name: Amandajean F Nolte
Email: amandajean.nolte@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3793

Link to Event: UNI Interpreters Theatre

 
 
TPC Restoration and Natural Management Seminar

TPC Restoration and Natural Management Seminar

Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 4:00 pm

Kristine Nemec will present "Creating the Case for Habitat in Rights-of-Way." The public is welcome to attend this free event.

Location: Tallgrass Prairie Center, 2412 W. 27th Street

Contact Information

Name: Staci Mueller
Email: staci.mueller@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3866

Link to Event: NA

 
 
CAB Film Presents: Wonder

CAB Film Presents: Wonder

Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 7:00 pm

 CAB Film will show the movie "Wonder" at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Snacks will be provided. 

Location: Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Planetarium Show

Planetarium Show

Thursday, January 11, 2018 -

7:00 pm to 7:40 pm

View the night sky from the comfort and warmth of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences planetarium. Free and open to the public. No cell phones allowed.

Location: Latham 105

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: EES Planetarium

 
 
UNI Interpreters Theatre auditions for "Live Thy Neighbor"

UNI Interpreters Theatre auditions for "Live Thy Neighbor"

Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 7:00 pm

Who are the neighbors? A series of poetic performances explore what it means to be a neighbor in times of crisis. No preparations are necessary. The script will be provided at the audition. Production dates are March 1-3.

Location: Room 040, Lang Hall

Contact Information

Name: Amandajean F Nolte
Email: amandajean.nolte@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3793

Link to Event: UNI Interpreters Theatre

 
 
Planetarium Show

Planetarium Show

Thursday, January 11, 2018 -

8:00 pm to 8:40 pm

View the night sky from the comfort and warmth of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences planetarium. Free and open to the public. No cell phones allowed.

Location: Latham 105

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: EES Planetarium

 
 
UNI Swimming & Diving vs. Loras/Iowa Central

UNI Swimming & Diving vs. Loras/Iowa Central

Friday, January 12, 2018 - 5:00 pm

Location: Glen F. Henry Swimming Pool

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Swimming & Diving vs. Loras/Iowa Central

 
 
UNI Women's Basketball vs. Evansville

UNI Women's Basketball vs. Evansville

Friday, January 12, 2018 - 7:00 pm

Location: McLeod Center

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Women's Basketball vs. Evansville

 
 
UNI Swimming & Diving vs. Iowa State

UNI Swimming & Diving vs. Iowa State

Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 1:00 pm

Location: Glen F. Henry Swimming Pool

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Swimming & Diving vs. Iowa State

 
 
UNI Men's Basketball vs. Valparaiso

UNI Men's Basketball vs. Valparaiso

Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 7:00 pm

Location: McLeod Center

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Men's Basketball vs. Valparaiso

 
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"Women as Makers"

"Women as Makers"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm

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. Note, the Gallery will be closed Mon., Jan. 15 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. 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: "Women as Makers"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm
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"Anastylosis Project"

"Anastylosis Project"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm

An exhibition by Mary Griep, retired Associate Dean of Fine Arts at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN representing nearly two decades of work inspired by 11th and 12th century sacred architecture from around the world. Among the large-scale artworks on display are Notre Dame Cathedral of Chartres (France), the Hindu temple of Angkor Wat (Cambodia), the Mayan temple El Castillo (Mexico), and the artist’s newest work, the Baptistery of Saint John, in Florence (Italy). On Wed., Jan. 17 at 6:00 p.m., Griep will present a lecture about her work in Kamerick Art Building, room 111. 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: Anastylosis Project

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm
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UNI Women's Basketball vs. Indiana State

UNI Women's Basketball vs. Indiana State

Sunday, January 14, 2018 - 2:00 pm

Location: McLeod Center

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Women's Basketball vs. Indiana State

 
 
MLK Jr. Day Observance

MLK Jr. Day Observance

Monday, January 15, 2018 (All day)

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Observance - No Classes

Location: UNI

Contact Information

Name: Registrar's Office
Email: registrar@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2241

Link to Event: Academic calendar

Monday, January 15, 2018 (All day)
 
 
Room Selection Begins for New Spring Students Returning to On-Campus Housing

Room Selection Begins for New Spring Students Returning to On-Campus Housing

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 (All day)

For students new to UNI this spring who currently live on-campus, room selection begins for the 2018-19 academic year. Students may reserve their room in any hall and select a meal plan. Priority reservation dates were distributed to students in January. Students can check the date and time of their individual priority reservation date by logging-in to the housing & dining contract.

Location: UNI Residence Halls

Contact Information

Name: Department of Residence
Email: residence@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2333

Link to Event: Learn more about recontracting

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 (All day)
 
 
Walk the Labyrinth

Walk the Labyrinth

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 -

11:00 am to 1:00 pm

The labyrinth is in the form of a circle with a meandering but purposeful path from the edge to the center. While walking the labyrinth, one may feel joy in slowing down the pace of life and find peace, insight, reflection, creativity, relaxation and wisdom. It can be made available for student organizations, events and meetings.

Location: Room 185, Wellness/Recreation Center

Contact Information

Name: Brooke Hottle
Email: bhottle@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Walk the Labyrinth

 
 
Wellness Wednesday: Sleep

Wellness Wednesday: Sleep

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 -

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

When tests, projects and papers are upon us, we always think we can give up sleep “for awhile.” Yet most of us live in a constant state of sleep deprivation, not realizing what a profound negative impact it has on our lives. Getting enough sleep is vital for our health and overall quality of life. Participants in this session will learn the importance of sleep and tips for good sleep habits.

Location: Conference Room, Student Health Clinic

Contact Information

Name: Joan Thompson
Email: joan.thompson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7216

Link to Event: Wellness Wednesdays

 
 
Study Abroad in Peru information meeting

Study Abroad in Peru information meeting

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 2:00 pm

Learn about the Global Skills Capstone in Peru Study Abroad Program for May 2018. Spots are still available. Participants will learn about indigenous tribal history and its impact on today's society, the value of relationships when carrying out activities internationally, gain understanding of how to work with businesses in emerging economies and gain cross-cultural understanding in both business and social situation. Course is CAP 3154 for three credits.

Location: Room 7, Curris Business Building

Contact Information

Name: Paula VanZee
Email: paula.vanzee@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Study Abroad Capstone in Rio de Janeiro information session

Study Abroad Capstone in Rio de Janeiro information session

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 2:00 pm

Learn about this May 2018 option for completing the capstone LAC requirement and traveling to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The program leader and study abroad advisor will be there to discuss course expectations, program itinerary and application process with interested students. 

Location: Room 007, Gilchrist Hall

Contact Information

Name: Charity Eckhardt
Email: charity.eckhardt@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Artist's Lecture: Mary Griep

Artist's Lecture: Mary Griep

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 6:00 pm

Griep is a retired Associate Dean of Fine Arts at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN. She will present a lecture about her work, which is associated with the UNI Gallery of Art exhibition titled "Anastylosis Project," which runs from January 8 through February 27. The exhibition represents nearly two decades of work inspired by 11th and 12th century sacred architecture from around the world and includes large-scale artworks of Notre Dame Cathedral of Chartres (France), the Hindu temple of Angkor Wat (Cambodia), the Mayan temple El Castillo (Mexico), and the artist’s newest work, the Baptistery of Saint John, in Florence (Italy).

Location: Kamerick Art Building, room 111

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Artist's Lecture: Mary Griep

 
 
Volunteer Fair

Volunteer Fair

Thursday, January 18, 2018 -

11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Network with more than 50 local nonprofit organizations as well as find volunteer and internship opportunities in the Cedar Valley.

Location: Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Lauren Finke
Email: Lauren_Finke@vccv.org
Phone: (319) 272-2087

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Study Abroad to England and Ireland information meeting

Study Abroad to England and Ireland information meeting

Thursday, January 18, 2018 -

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Learn about an option to study abroad for two weeks in July to England and Ireland and fullfill your Capstone requirements. Travel to Bath and Oxford in England, Dublin, Killarney and Doolin in Ireland and landudno in Wales, participate in an industrial tour, visit science museum and exhibitions, national park, farms and village sites to learn about the Techno-Social World. You will become familiar with the rich cultural, historical, environmental and industrial sites of these countries. Course CAP/TECH 3102: 3 credits

Location: Room 007, Gilchrist Hall

Contact Information

Name: Paula VnaZee
Email: paula.vanzee@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 270-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Faculty Recital: Jesse Orth, tuba

Faculty Recital: Jesse Orth, tuba

Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 6:00 pm

Faculty artist Jesse Orth, tuba, will present a recital with repertoire and collaborators to be announced. 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

 
 
Planetarium Show

Planetarium Show

Thursday, January 18, 2018 -

7:00 pm to 7:40 pm

View the night sky from the comfort and warmth of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences planetarium. Free and open to the public. No cell phones allowed.

Location: Latham 105

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: EES Planetarium

 
 
A Spotlight on the Shadows of Philosophy

A Spotlight on the Shadows of Philosophy

Thursday, January 18, 2018 -

7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

We are honoring and recognizing black scholars and philosophers, such as W.E.B. Du Bois, Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X, and Cornel West, who shaped the world we live in today. There will be food and drinks. All are welcome.

Location: Room 2089, Bartlett Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Planetarium Show

Planetarium Show

Thursday, January 18, 2018 -

8:00 pm to 8:40 pm

View the night sky from the comfort and warmth of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences planetarium. Free and open to the public. No cell phones allowed.

Location: Latham 105

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: EES Planetarium

 
 
Iowa Conductors Forum

Iowa Conductors Forum

Friday, January 19, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, January 20, 2018 (All day)

Coordinated by UNI School of Music professor and conductor Danny Galyen, this event will host conductors from across Iowa. For more information, contact Danny.Galyen@uni.edu

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

Friday, January 19, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, January 20, 2018 (All day)
 
 
 
Study Abroad on the Galapagos Islands information session

Study Abroad on the Galapagos Islands information session

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 5:00 pm

Learn about this May 2018 option for experiencing the Galapagos Islands while completing either biology credit or the capstone LAC requirement. The Ppogram leader will be there to discuss course expectations, program itinerary and application process with interested students. 

Location: Room 075, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Charity Eckhardt
Email: charity.eckhardt@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
UNI Men's Basketball vs. Drake

UNI Men's Basketball vs. Drake

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 7:00 pm

Location: McLeod Center

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Men's Basketball vs. Drake

 
 
Faculty Recital: Randy Grabowski, trumpet

Faculty Recital: Randy Grabowski, trumpet

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 7:30 pm

Faculty artist Randy Grabowski, trumpet, will present a recital with collaborators Ryan Barwise, trumpet, Alex Pershounin, bass, Ann Bradfield, saxophone, Cayla Bellamy, bassoon, Amanda McCandless, clarinet, Matt Andreini, percussion, and Sean Botkin, piano. This event is free and open to the public.

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

 
 
Film Appreciation Club: "The Odd Couple"

Film Appreciation Club: "The Odd Couple"

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 7:00 pm

See "The Odd Couple," starring Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau, 50 years after the classic comedy first graced the silver screen. Admission is free and all are welcome.

Location: Kamerick Art Building Room 111

Contact Information

Name: Clinton Olsasky
Email: olsaskyc@uni.edu
Phone: (515) 344-7949

Link to Event: Film Appreciation Club: "The Odd Couple"

 
 
UNI Sales Showcase

UNI Sales Showcase

Saturday, January 20, 2018 (All day)

Stemming from the annual UNI PSE Sales Competition, the Sales Showcase is a new and improved version to showcase the best marketing and sales students across the midwest. The Sales Showcase has been designed to deliver a higher quality sales competition along with many new features including a mixer to add to the networking value, professional development seminars and a wider variety of schools across the midwest.

Location: Curris Business Building

Contact Information

Name: Zachary Robles
Email: roblesz@uni.edu
Phone: (815) 529-9823

Link to Event: Registration Website

Saturday, January 20, 2018 (All day)
 
 
Music Education Workshop

Music Education Workshop

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 9:00 am

School of Music instructor of music education Michelle Swanson will coordinate this workshop. For more information, contact Michelle.Swanson@uni.edu

Location: Jebe Hall & PAC 30, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
 
Carol Anderson

Carol Anderson

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 7:00 pm

In fall 2017, for the President's Diversity Common Read, more than 200 UNI faculty, staff and students read White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide. The book's author, Carol Anderson, Charles Howard Candler Professor and Chair of African American Studies at Emory University, will join us to speak on her book. This event is free and open to the public.

Location: Auditorium, Lang Hall

Contact Information

Name: Gwenne Berry
Email: gwenne.berry@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2820

Link to Event: NA

 
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"Women as Makers"

"Women as Makers"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm

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. Note, the Gallery will be closed Mon., Jan. 15 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. 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: "Women as Makers"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm
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"Anastylosis Project"

"Anastylosis Project"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm

An exhibition by Mary Griep, retired Associate Dean of Fine Arts at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN representing nearly two decades of work inspired by 11th and 12th century sacred architecture from around the world. Among the large-scale artworks on display are Notre Dame Cathedral of Chartres (France), the Hindu temple of Angkor Wat (Cambodia), the Mayan temple El Castillo (Mexico), and the artist’s newest work, the Baptistery of Saint John, in Florence (Italy). On Wed., Jan. 17 at 6:00 p.m., Griep will present a lecture about her work in Kamerick Art Building, room 111. 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: Anastylosis Project

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm
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Private Tolkatchev at the Gates of Hell: Majdanek and Auschwitz Liberated: Testimony of an Artist

Private Tolkatchev at the Gates of Hell: Majdanek and Auschwitz Liberated: Testimony of an Artist

Monday, January 22, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, February 1, 2018 (All day)

To commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2018, the UNI Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education presents an exhibit of reproductions of the drawings made by Zinovii Tolkatchev, a Soviet artist who accompanied the Red Army forces that liberated the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp on January 27, 1945. The exhibit also includes reproductions of a few drawings he made at the Russian-liberated Majdanek concentration camp outside of Lublin, Poland. Biographical information and excerpts from Tolkatchev's testimony complete the exhibit. All material comes a virtual exhibit created by Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Center, in Jerusalem.

Location: UNI Museum (1st Floor of Rod Library)

Contact Information

Name: Stephen J. Gaies
Email: gaies@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3870

Link to Event: UNI Museum

Monday, January 22, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, February 1, 2018 (All day)
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Holiday Card Hoorah

Holiday Card Hoorah

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 8:00 am to Friday, January 26, 2018 - 12:00 pm

The Holiday Card Hoorah has been extended until Jan. 26. If you are still cleaning up from the holidays and need a place to recycle used holiday cards, you can place them in drop boxes located in Maucker Union, Wellness/Recreation Center, Gilchrist Hall and Rod Library.

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: RRTTC
Email: rrttc@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3689

Link to Event: NA

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 8:00 am to Friday, January 26, 2018 - 12:00 pm
 
 
School of Music Audition Day

School of Music Audition Day

Saturday, January 27, 2018 (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 Auditions

Saturday, January 27, 2018 (All day)
 
 
Preparing Posters for Conference Presentations

Preparing Posters for Conference Presentations

Monday, January 22, 2018 -

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Learn how to plan, develop, practice and present a poster presentation for professional conferences. Patrick Pease, interim dean of the Graduate College, is the workshop presenter. 

Location: Room 301, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Susie Schwieger
Email: Susan.Schwieger@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2748

Link to Event: Preparing Posters for Conference Presentations

 
 
Faculty Recital: Cayla Bellamy, bassoon

Faculty Recital: Cayla Bellamy, bassoon

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 8:00 pm

Faculty artist Cayla Bellamy, bassoon, will present a recital titled “Dances” with repertoire and collaborators to be announced. 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

 
 
Preparing Oral Presentations for Conferences

Preparing Oral Presentations for Conferences

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 -

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Learn how to plan, develop, practice and present oral presentations for professional conferences. Gabriela Olivares, associate dean of the Graduate College, is the workshop presenter. 

Location: Room 301, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Susie Schwieger
Email: Susan.Schwieger@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2748

Link to Event: Preparing Oral Presentations for Conferences

 
 
Walk the Labyrinth

Walk the Labyrinth

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 -

11:00 am to 1:00 pm

The labyrinth is in the form of a circle with a meandering but purposeful path from the edge to the center. While walking the labyrinth, one may feel joy in slowing down the pace of life and find peace, insight, reflection, creativity, relaxation and wisdom. It can be made available for student organizations, events and meetings.

Location: Room 185, Wellness/Recreation Center

Contact Information

Name: Brooke Hottle
Email: bhottle@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Walk the Labyrinth

 
 
Study Abroad Fair

Study Abroad Fair

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 -

11:00 am to 3:00 pm

This is a "one stop shop" event to learn about study abroad opportunities. There will be booths staffed with individuals to answer questions about credit transfer, health concerns, international travel and to take passport photos. Representatives from the Black Hawk County Recorders Office will be there to assist in renewing or applying for a new passport. Attendees will have a chance to win $500, $750 or $1,000 scholarships for a study abroad experience. Admission is free and open to the public.

Location: Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Paula VanZee
Email: paula.vanzee@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: Info for Passport Application

 
 
Wellness Wednesday: Facts on Tap

Wellness Wednesday: Facts on Tap

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 -

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

This session is designed to assist participants in making informed choices about consuming alcohol.

Location: Conference Room, Student Health Center

Contact Information

Name: Joan Thompson
Email: joan.thompson@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Wellness Wednesday's

 
 
UNI Men's Basketball vs. Illinois State

UNI Men's Basketball vs. Illinois State

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 7:00 pm

Location: McLeod Center

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Men's Basketball vs. Illinois State

 
 
Study Abroad on the Galapagos Islands information session

Study Abroad on the Galapagos Islands information session

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 12:15 pm

Learn about this May 2018 option for experiencing the Galapagos Islands while completing either biology credit or the capstone LAC requirement. The Ppogram leader will be there to discuss course expectations, program itinerary and application process with interested students. 

Location: Room 075, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Charity Eckhardt
Email: charity.eckhardt@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
TPC Restoration and Natural Management Seminar

TPC Restoration and Natural Management Seminar

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 4:00 pm

Kristine Nemec will present "Creating the Case for Habitat in Rights-of-Way." The public is welcome to attend this free event.

This event was originally scheduled for 1-11-18 but postponed due to inclement weather.

Location: Tallgrass Prairie Center, 2412 W. 27th Street

Contact Information

Name: Staci Mueller
Email: staci.mueller@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3866

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Creative Teaching Capstone in Italy information session

Creative Teaching Capstone in Italy information session

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 4:00 pm

This study abroad program in Reggio Emilia, Italy, where students will live and learn for one week, is world famous for its innovative education and sustainable development with the community. Open to all majors. Participate for either Education (ELEMECML 4123) or Capstone credit. Learn more about the course expectations, program itinerary and application process. 

Location: Room 408, Schindler Education Center

Contact Information

Name: Charity Eckhardt
Email: charity.eckhardt@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Joint Piano Studio Recital

Joint Piano Studio Recital

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 6:00 pm

Students from the studio of Sean Botkin, UNI faculty, and Ksenia Nosikova, University of Iowa, will present a piano recital. 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

 
 
Planetarium Show

Planetarium Show

Thursday, January 25, 2018 -

7:00 pm to 7:40 pm

View the night sky from the comfort and warmth of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences planetarium. Free and open to the public. No cell phones allowed.

Location: Latham 105

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: EES Planetarium

 
 
Final Thursday Reading Series featuring Timothy Fay

Final Thursday Reading Series featuring Timothy Fay

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 7:00 pm

Fay is the publisher and editor of the Wapsipinicon Almanac, an annual collection of essays, fiction and reviews produced in Anamosa, IA since 1988.

Open mic signup at 7:00.  Bring your best five minutes of poetry, fiction or creative nonfiction to share (singer/songwriters are also welcome). The open mic starts at 7:15 and the featured author takes the stage at 8:00. A Q&A will follow each reading. Books by regional writers will be available for purchase. The Final Thursday Reading Series is a collaboration of Final Thursday Press, the Hearst Center for the Arts, and the University of Northern Iowa College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences. Coffee is provided by Sidecar Coffee Roasters and cream is provided by Hansen's Farm Fresh Dairy.

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 featuring Timothy Fay

 
 
Hearst Lecture Series: Bob Ryan

Hearst Lecture Series: Bob Ryan

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 7:00 pm

Bob Ryan is a retired sports writer for the Boston Globe and a regular contributor for ESPN’s “Around the Horn.” He has been referred to as “the quintessential American sportswriter” and a guru of basketball. He retired from the Globe in 2012 after the winter Olympics but continued to report and appear on ESPN and elsewhere and has his own podcast, Bob Ryan’s Boston Podcast.” The lecture is open to the public, free of charge.

Location: Alumni Suite, McLeod Center

Contact Information

Name: Nikki Harken
Email: nichole.harken@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 505-0031

Link to Event: Hearst Lecture Series: Bob Ryan

 
 
Guest Recital: Peter Steiner, trombone

Guest Recital: Peter Steiner, trombone

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 7:30 pm

Visiting artist Peter Steiner will present a trombone recital. Steiner currently serves as trombonist for the Vienna State Opera and Vienna Philharmonic. Prior to that engagement, he served as Principal Trombonist with the Colorado Symphony for the 2014-2015 season. He has performed as guest principal trombonist with the Munich Philharmonic, Staatskapelle Dresden, New York Philharmonic, Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Seattle Symphony Orchestra and BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. This event is free and open to the public.

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

 
 
Planetarium Show

Planetarium Show

Thursday, January 25, 2018 -

8:00 pm to 8:40 pm

View the night sky from the comfort and warmth of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences planetarium. Free and open to the public. No cell phones allowed.

Location: Latham 105

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: EES Planetarium

 
 
Study Abroad in England and Ireland information meeting

Study Abroad in England and Ireland information meeting

Friday, January 26, 2018 -

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Learn about an option to study abroad for two weeks in July to England and Ireland and fullfill your Capstone requirements. Travel to Bath and Oxford in England, Dublin, Killarney and Doolin in Ireland and landudno in Wales, participate in an industrial tour, visit science museum and exhibitions, national park, farms and village sites to learn about the Techno-Social World. You will become familiar with the rich cultural, historical, environmental and industrial sites of these countries. Course CAP/TECH 3102: 3 credits

Location: Room 25, Gilchrist Hall

Contact Information

Name: Paula VanZee
Email: paula.vanzee@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Study Abroad Capstone in Rio de Janeiro information session

Study Abroad Capstone in Rio de Janeiro information session

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 1:00 pm

Learn about this May 2018 option for completing the capstone LAC requirement and traveling to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The program leader and study abroad advisor will be there to discuss course expectations, program itinerary and application process with interested students. 

Location: Room 007, Gilchrist Hall

Contact Information

Name: Charity Eckhardt
Email: charity.eckhardt@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Panel discussion: Should There Be Limits to Free Speech on Campus

Panel discussion: Should There Be Limits to Free Speech on Campus

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 4:00 pm

A panel discussion will consider whether there should be limits to free speech on U.S. college campuses. Several recent high-profile cases, some of which involved violence against speakers, will be discussed. Panelists include Lisa Jepsen, Carissa Froyum, Scott Peters and Scott Cawelti.

Location: Room 115, Seerley Hall

Contact Information

Name: John Burnight
Email: john.burnight@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7641

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Guest Recital: Preston Duncan, saxophone and Casey Rafn, piano

Guest Recital: Preston Duncan, saxophone and Casey Rafn, piano

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 6:00 pm

Visiting artists Preston Duncan, saxophone, and Casey Rafn, piano, will collaborate to present a recital. Duncan is an internationally acclaimed performer and educator based out of Minneapolis, while Rafn is an international competition prizewinner and active performer. 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

 
 
Film Appreciation Club: "Wait Until Dark"

Film Appreciation Club: "Wait Until Dark"

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 7:00 pm

See the classic psychological thriller "Wait Until Dark," starring Audrey Hepburn. There will be an optional discussion following the screening. Admission is free and all are welcome.

Location: Room 111, Kamerick Art Building

Contact Information

Name: Clinton Olsasky
Email: olsaskyc@uni.edu
Phone: (515) 344-7949

Link to Event: Film Appreciation Club: "Wait Until Dark"

 
 
UNI Opera presents: Hansel & Gretel

UNI Opera presents: Hansel & Gretel

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 7:30 pm

UNI Opera and the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra present Engelbert Humperdink's operatic version of the Grimm brothers' fairy tale: the mischievous Hansel and adorable Gretel make their way through the forest searching for strawberries, and meet a magical cast of characters along the way. 

Location: Great Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: To buy tickets, click here.

 
 
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"Women as Makers"

"Women as Makers"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm

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. Note, the Gallery will be closed Mon., Jan. 15 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. 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: "Women as Makers"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm
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"Anastylosis Project"

"Anastylosis Project"

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm

An exhibition by Mary Griep, retired Associate Dean of Fine Arts at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN representing nearly two decades of work inspired by 11th and 12th century sacred architecture from around the world. Among the large-scale artworks on display are Notre Dame Cathedral of Chartres (France), the Hindu temple of Angkor Wat (Cambodia), the Mayan temple El Castillo (Mexico), and the artist’s newest work, the Baptistery of Saint John, in Florence (Italy). On Wed., Jan. 17 at 6:00 p.m., Griep will present a lecture about her work in Kamerick Art Building, room 111. 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: Anastylosis Project

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm
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Private Tolkatchev at the Gates of Hell: Majdanek and Auschwitz Liberated: Testimony of an Artist

Private Tolkatchev at the Gates of Hell: Majdanek and Auschwitz Liberated: Testimony of an Artist

Monday, January 22, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, February 1, 2018 (All day)

To commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2018, the UNI Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education presents an exhibit of reproductions of the drawings made by Zinovii Tolkatchev, a Soviet artist who accompanied the Red Army forces that liberated the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp on January 27, 1945. The exhibit also includes reproductions of a few drawings he made at the Russian-liberated Majdanek concentration camp outside of Lublin, Poland. Biographical information and excerpts from Tolkatchev's testimony complete the exhibit. All material comes a virtual exhibit created by Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Center, in Jerusalem.

Location: UNI Museum (1st Floor of Rod Library)

Contact Information

Name: Stephen J. Gaies
Email: gaies@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3870

Link to Event: UNI Museum

Monday, January 22, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, February 1, 2018 (All day)
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UNI Opera presents: Hansel & Gretel

UNI Opera presents: Hansel & Gretel

Sunday, January 28, 2018 - 2:00 pm

UNI Opera and the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra present Engelbert Humperdink's operatic version of the Grimm brothers' fairy tale: the mischievous Hansel and adorable Gretel make their way through the forest searching for strawberries, and meet a magical cast of characters along the way. 

Location: Great Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: To buy tickets, click here.

 
 
The Spirit Lake Massacre in Words and Pictures

The Spirit Lake Massacre in Words and Pictures

Sunday, January 28, 2018 - 2:00 pm

Cedar Falls abounds with history writers and the spring series of the Cedar Falls Authors Festival highlights just a few of them. Enjoy traveling through Cedar Falls and Iowa history—and learn more about the challenges of history writing. Receptions (and often book signings) will follow each program:

"The Spirit Lake Massacre in Words and Pictures," Gary Kelley.

Rod Library is a co-sponsor of these events.

Location: Cedar Falls Public Library

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: cfauthorsfestival@gmail.com
Phone: NA

Link to Event: CF authors Festival Events

 
 
Studio Art in Berlin information session

Studio Art in Berlin information session

Sunday, January 28, 2018 - 8:00 pm

Learn more about this study abroad program that allows you to view art and visit local artists in Berlin, Germany, then create your own art in response. All majors welcome. Several art course options available. Session will cover course options and expectations, program itinerary, cost and application process. 

Location: Room 233, Kamerick Art Building

Contact Information

Name: Charity Eckhardt
Email: charity.eckhardt@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Live Like a Student Financial Literacy Classes

Live Like a Student Financial Literacy Classes

Monday, January 29, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, February 15, 2018 (All day)

Live Like a Student is a free, three-week financial literacy course (non-credit). Students learn the basics of budgeting, financial planning, financial aid, credit and identity protection during six 50-minute class sessions. Participants receive a free t-shirt and are entered into a $500 scholarship drawing. Registration is required.

Location: Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Colleen Sullivan
Email: colleen.sullivan@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7394

Link to Event: Live Like a Student Financial Literacy Classes

Monday, January 29, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, February 15, 2018 (All day)
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Graduate College social mixer

Graduate College social mixer

Monday, January 29, 2018 -

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Graduate students and graduate faculty and staff are invited to attend the social mixer to network with the graduate community and enjoy hot cocoa, cookies and good conversation. A prize will be awarded to the graduate program that has the most students attending the event. 

Location: Room 115, Seerley Hall

Contact Information

Name: Susie Schwieger
Email: Susan.Schwieger@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2748

Link to Event: Graduate College Social Mixer

 
 
Creative Teaching Capstone in Italy information session

Creative Teaching Capstone in Italy information session

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 12:00 pm

This study abroad program in Reggio Emilia, Italy, where students will live and learn for one week, is world famous for its innovative education and sustainable development with the community. Open to all majors. Participate for either Education (ELEMECML 4123) or Capstone credit. Learn more about the course expectations, program itinerary and application process. 

Location: Room 009, Gilchrist Hall

Contact Information

Name: Charity Eckhardt
Email: charity.eckhardt@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Study Abroad in England and Ireland information meeting

Study Abroad in England and Ireland information meeting

Monday, January 29, 2018 -

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Learn about an option to study abroad for two weeks in July to England and Ireland and fullfill your Capstone requirements. Travel to Bath and Oxford in England, Dublin, Killarney and Doolin in Ireland and landudno in Wales, participate in an industrial tour, visit science museum and exhibitions, national park, farms and village sites to learn about the Techno-Social World. You will become familiar with the rich cultural, historical, environmental and industrial sites of these countries. Course CAP/TECH 3102: 3 credits

Location: Room 007, Gilchrist Hall

Contact Information

Name: Paula VanZee
Email: paula.vanzee@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Study Abroad on the Galapagos Islands information session

Study Abroad on the Galapagos Islands information session

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 5:00 pm

Learn about this May 2018 option for experiencing the Galapagos Islands while completing either biology credit or the capstone LAC requirement. The Ppogram leader will be there to discuss course expectations, program itinerary and application process with interested students. 

Location: Room 075, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Charity Eckhardt
Email: charity.eckhardt@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
CANCELLED: Faculty Recital: Tina Su, horn

CANCELLED: Faculty Recital: Tina Su, horn

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 8:00 pm

This event has been cancelled. 

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

 
 
Study Abroad in Peru information meeting

Study Abroad in Peru information meeting

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 -

10:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Learn about the Global Skills Capstone in Peru Study Abroad Program for May 2018. Spots are still available. Participants will learn about indigenous tribal history and its impact on today's society, the value of relationships when carrying out activities internationally, gain understanding of how to work with businesses in emerging economies and gain cross-cultural understanding in both business and social situation. Course is CAP 3154 for three credits.

Location: Room 3, Curris Business Building

Contact Information

Name: Paula Van Zee
Email: paula.vanzee@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Walk the Labyrinth

Walk the Labyrinth

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 -

11:00 am to 1:00 pm

The labyrinth is in the form of a circle with a meandering but purposeful path from the edge to the center. While walking the labyrinth, one may feel joy in slowing down the pace of life and find peace, insight, reflection, creativity, relaxation and wisdom. It can be made available for student organizations, events and meetings.

Location: Room 185, Wellness/Recreation Center

Contact Information

Name: Brooke Hottle
Email: bhottle@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Walk the Labyrinth

 
 
Wellness Wednesday: Sexual Health

Wellness Wednesday: Sexual Health

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 -

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

While using a condom may seem like common sense, it is essential that you have the information needed to ensure you are using a condom correctly and consistently. During this fun, interactive session, participants will learn the benefits of using a condom, do’s and don’ts of condom use, the steps to putting on a condom and sexual health resources.

Location: Conference Room, Student Health Clinic

Contact Information

Name: Joan Thompson
Email: joan.thompson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7216

Link to Event: Wellness Wednesdays

 
 
Study Abroad in Peru information meeting

Study Abroad in Peru information meeting

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 -

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Learn about the Global Skills Capstone in Peru Study Abroad Program for May 2018. Spots are still available. Participants will learn about indigenous tribal history and its impact on today's society, the value of relationships when carrying out activities internationally, gain understanding of how to work with businesses in emerging economies and gain cross-cultural understanding in both business and social situation. Course is CAP 3154 for three credits.

Location: Room 7, Curris Business Building

Contact Information

Name: Paula Van Zee
Email: paula.vanzee@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Fraud in the U.S. Education System

Fraud in the U.S. Education System

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 -

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Qingli Meng, sociology, anthropology and criminology, will share her research on fraud in the U.S. education system, one of the most neglected areas of media reporting. The number of cases have increased each year. By analyzing 560 education fraud cases investigated by the General Inspector of the U.S. Department of Education, this study identifies an obvious pattern of varying geographical distribution of education fraud. This study also describes the varieties of case characteristics. This session fits Part B of the certificate.

Location: Room 282, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Emma Welch
Email: welche@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Center for Academic Ethics Events

 
 
Study Abroad Capstone in Rio de Janeiro information session

Study Abroad Capstone in Rio de Janeiro information session

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 3:00 pm

Learn about this May 2018 option for completing the capstone LAC requirement and traveling to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The program leader and study abroad advisor will be there to discuss course expectations, program itinerary and application process with interested students. 

Location: Room 009, Gilchrist Hall

Contact Information

Name: Charity Eckhardt
Email: charity.eckhardt@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7078

Link to Event: NA

 
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