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Recently, athletes gathered at the UNI-Dome to take part in events for the Special Olympics Northeast Iowa Spring Games.
Apr 14, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa marketing fraternity, Pi Sigma Epsilon will host its second annual 5K run, 'Sprint into Spring,' at 8 a.m., Saturday, April 26. The check-in and starting point are along the east side of UNI's Seerley Hall on Wisconsin Street. Registration begins at 6:30 a.m. Runners and walkers of all ages may participate. All proceeds will sponsor fraternity members attending next year's regional...
Apr 13, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa will host the Austrian consul general, Elisabeth Kehrer, at 3 p.m., Monday, April 21, in Curris Business Building, Room 109. According to Philip Mauceri, UNI associate professor of political science, Kehrer will speak on the role of Europe in the Iraqi conflict, the future relationship between the European Union and the United States, and how the European Union has unified Europe...
Apr 13, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa will host Russian Gypsy musicians Talisman and the Kolpakov Trio, at 8 p.m., Thursday, April 17, in the Seerley Hall Great Reading Room. Romani musicians from Moscow, Talisman and the Kolpakov Trio are reconstructing authentic Gypsy music of the 19th century. Talisman consists of Anne Harley, soprano; Oleg Timofeyev, Russian seven-string guitar and artistic director; and Etienne...
Apr 10, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- For its final event of the academic year, the University of Northern Iowa chapter of Up 'Til Dawn will sponsor 'Battle of the Bands,' beginning at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 17, in Maucker Union. Student members of the Up 'Til Dawn Executive Board are ___(NAME)___, a ___(CLASSIFICATION/MAJOR)___ from ___(HOMETOWN)___.Up 'Til Dawn is a nationwide student-run organization that helps raise money for St. Jude Children's...
Apr 10, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Jonathan Katz, art historian at Yale University, will present 'Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg: Picturing Intimacy,' at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 17, in the Kamerick Art Building, Room 111, on the University of Northern Iowa campus. The lecture is sponsored by the Martha Ellen Tye Visiting Artist/Scholar Series. It is free and open to the public.
Apr 10, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa forensics team will present a forensics showcase at 7:30 p.m., Monday, April 14 in Lang Hall, Room 40. Team members will perform in front of a live audience. The showcase serves as a warm-up for the National Forensic Association National Championship Tournament on April 15. It also provides UNI professors the opportunity to expose their students to competitive speech. Among those...
Apr 10, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Kathleen Kelly, a leading authority in fundraising and public relations, will be the guest speaker for the Hearst Lecture Series at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, in the Lang Hall Auditorium on the University of Northern Iowa campus. She will discuss 'Society's Third Sector: Our Bedrock of Social, Capital, Civil Society and Democracy.' Kelly coordinates the public relations program at the University of Louisiana at...
Apr 10, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa mathematics department is hosting an Integration Bee at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, April 17, in the McCollum Science Hall, Room 2532. It is open to all UNI students.Participants must evaluate indefinite and definite integrals in an allotted time without the use of calculators or computers. Participation is free and prizes total $200. Students can register in Wright Hall, Room 220 or by e-...
Apr 10, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- William Gazecki, Oscar-nominated filmmaker, will present the annual Reninger Lecture at 7:30 p.m., Monday, April 14, in the Great Reading Room on the University of Northern Iowa campus. He will discuss documentary filmmaking and its impact on culture. Gazecki's 1997 film 'Waco: Rules of Engagement' was nominated for an Oscar, and his recent film 'Crop Circles' has been critically acclaimed. The annual Reninger Lecture...
Apr 9, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Presentations of 'UNI's New Iowans Program: Welcoming Newcomers: A Key to Iowa's Economic Future,' scheduled for Sioux City and Council Bluffs on April 16, have been canceled. At this time, they have not been rescheduled.

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