Northern Iowa Student Government

Events of the Week - 12/5 to 12/11

By: mojohn on Mon, 12/05/2011 - 09:14

Thursday, December 8 - Celebrate the Seasons
7 - 10 PM, Maucker Union Coffeehouse
Kick-start your holiday season by coming to CAB's Celebrate the Seasons! There will be an ice skating rink INSIDE of Maucker Union, there will be stuff-a-pet (penguins, unicorns, bears, monkeys!), an ugly sweater photo booth, crafts, and performances by various UNI organizations.

Thursday, December 8 - Voterpalooza: Iowa Caucus Edition
9 PM - 2 AM, the Hub
Join your Northern Iowa Student Government for their 2nd Annual Voterpalooza Concert on December 8th at the Hub from 9 PM until 2 AM to celebrate the up-and-coming Iowa Caucuses! The event will feature Good Cop/Rad Cop and the Pork Tornadoes and is FREE to all students 19 and older or 18 and up with a UNI ID. Voterpalooza will include a mock election with the various candidates involved in the Republican and Democratic Caucuses, as well as information on registering to vote. The UNI SafeRide will be running Thursday night to take students to the event but will operate on a slightly modified route, skipping its stop on College Street.  The Hub is located on Main Street in Cedar Falls. Please email nisg@uni.edu with any questions you might have regarding the event!

Friday, December 9 - Presidential Candidate Education Forum: Rick Santorum
11 AM, Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center lobby
Former Sen. Rick Santorum will be the second candidate to present at UNI's Presidential Candidate Education Forum. UNI and Iowa Public Radio are hosting presidential candidates to speak to "Addressing the Challenges and Opportunities in Education Today." The forum, moderated by Ben Kieffer, host of IPR's "The Exchange," is free and open to the public. Santorum will speak for 30 minutes, followed by 30 minutes of Q&A with the audience.