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Week of January 13, 2019

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Holiday card hoorah

Holiday card hoorah

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 8:00 am to Sunday, January 20, 2019 - 9:00 pm

Donate your used holiday cards to be recycled and repurposed into holiday décor, gifts, and more. Look for drop boxes at Maucker Union, WRC, CEEE, Gilchrist Hall and Rod Library. Cards can also be sent by campus mail to RRTTC, mail code 0814.

 

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: Jenny Bruss
Email: brussj@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3689

Link to Event: NA

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 8:00 am to Sunday, January 20, 2019 - 9:00 pm
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Classes Begin

Classes Begin

Monday, January 14, 2019 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email:
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

Monday, January 14, 2019 (All day)
 
 
 
Last Day to Add First Half-Semester Course without Department Head Approval (4:30 PM)

Last Day to Add First Half-Semester Course without Department Head Approval (4:30 PM)

Thursday, January 17, 2019 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email:
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

Thursday, January 17, 2019 (All day)
 
Last Day to Drop First Half-Semester Course Without a “W” (4:30 PM)

Last Day to Drop First Half-Semester Course Without a “W” (4:30 PM)

Friday, January 18, 2019 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email:
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

Friday, January 18, 2019 (All day)
 
 
 
First half-semester begins

First half-semester begins

Monday, January 14, 2019 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email:
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

Monday, January 14, 2019 (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
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"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
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"Being Seen: Portraits in Place and Person"

"Being Seen: Portraits in Place and Person"

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 10:00 am to Monday, February 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm

This exhibition features portraits of the residents of Country View, a Waterloo nursing home facility. Led by Department of Art Instructor Alexandra Dooley, UNI painting students worked on site at Country View gaining insight into their subjects’ lives through shared conversation. Each work on display represents a different resident and celebrates portraiture as an act of seeing and being seen. Special thanks to UNI’s Service Learning Institute and Ellen Whitehead, Director of Recreation at Country View. Reception: Friday, Jan. 25 at 3:00 p.m.

Location: Showcases, UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: "Being Seen: Portraits in Place and Person"

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 10:00 am to Monday, February 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm
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Wellness in Rod (Wellness Wednesday)

Wellness in Rod (Wellness Wednesday)

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join Student Wellness Services for Wellness Wednesday each week to experience rejuvenating and interactive activities. We're here to offer support and provide opportunities for you to relax and unwind during the busyness of your day. Drop-in the Makerspace LIB 286 located in Rod Library any time between 11:00am -1:00pm every Wednesday while classes are in session.  

Location: Rod Library Makerspace, LIB 286

Contact Information

Name: Shawna Haislet
Email: shawna.haislet@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6119

Link to Event: Wellness in Rod

 
Wellness in Rod (Take Time Thursday)

Wellness in Rod (Take Time Thursday)

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join Student Wellness Services for Take Time Thursday each week to experience rejuvenating and interactive activities. We're here to offer support and provide opportunities for you to relax and unwind during the busyness of your day. Drop-in the Makerspace LIB 286 located in Rod Library any time between 11:00am -1:00pm every Thursday while classes are in session.

Location: Rod Library Makerspace, LIB 286

Contact Information

Name: Shawna Haislet
Email: shawna.haislet@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6119

Link to Event: Wellness in Rod

 
3pm
Avoiding Plagiarism

Avoiding Plagiarism

Sunday, January 13, 2019 - 3:00 pm

Presented by Deanne Gute, Academic Learning Center Writing Coordinator, this workshop will focus primarily on how to avoid plagiarism of others' work as well as one's own but will also touch on collaboration in authorship and appropriate dissemination.  Co-sponsored by the Graduate College, Rod Library, & the Academic Learning Center. Registration Required.

Location: Rod Library 301 (Scholar Space)

Contact Information

Name: Ryan Solomon
Email: solomonr@uni.edu
Phone: (563) 608-3464

Link to Event: Register Here

 
7pm
Planetarium Show

Planetarium Show

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 7:30 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, food or drink allowed.

Location: Latham 105

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: EES Planetarium

 
Film Appreciation Club presents "Do the Right Thing"

Film Appreciation Club presents "Do the Right Thing"

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Join Film Appreciation Club for Spike Lee's 1989 film "Do the Right Thing". The film is an acclaimed account of race and hate in the late 80's. Lee is an award winning African-American director who recently released "BlacKkKlansman," another story depicting hate in America from the 1970s to today. 

Location: Room 111, Kamerick Art Building

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Visit the Facebook for more information!

 
7pm
Guest Recital: Bob Washut Emeritet ftg. UNI Jazz Faculty

Guest Recital: Bob Washut Emeritet ftg. UNI Jazz Faculty

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 7:30 pm

Emeritus faculty member and guest Bob Washut will return the Bengtson Auditorium stage for a concert with current UNI jazz faculty artists. 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

 
8pm
Planetarium Show

Planetarium Show

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 8:00 pm to 8:30 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, food or drink allowed.

Location: Latham 105

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: EES Planetarium

 
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