Northern Iowa Student Government

Events of the Week - 9/26 to 10/2

By: mojohn on Mon, 09/26/2011 - 10:03

Tuesday, September 27 - Power of the Purse
12-1 PM - Maucker Union Ballroom
The Power of the Purse is a free financial seminar for women.  Presentation and discussion topics will include financial aid, purchasing a house, purchasing insurance, budgeting, and basic investing.  (Registration for this event has passed.)

Thursday, September 29 - Elevator Pitch Competition
4 PM - Business and Community Services
Come watch UNI students in the Fourth Annual Elevator Pitch Competition as they compete for a chance to move on to the national competition in Forth Worth, TX! These students will be giving the sales pitch in the amount of time it takes to ride a skyscraper elevator.

Thursday, September 29 - Mooz-lum
7-10 PM - Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union
Evan Ross, Nia Long, Danny Glover, Roger Guenveur Smith, Summer Bishil and Dorian Missick star in a groundbreaking new film about a Muslim boy who comes of age while in college against a politically charged 9/11 backdrop, with deep personal and familial traumas to overcome, and a search for identity that must reconcile his own difficult history with his new changed reality. The film's writer/director, Qasim "Q" Basir, will lead a discussion following the showing. Hosted in part by the Northern Iowa Student Government, Campus Activities Board, and the Center for Multicultural Education.