Neil E. Harl, Ph.D., will discuss current tax and legal issues related to transferring property, land, business interests and wealth; and the opportunities available for estate planning and charitable gift planning. He will review farmland values in Iowa and will discuss intra-family disputes and how to avoid them. Harl will also discuss the joy of giving from personal experience. Participants will earn 3 CLE hours and will receive Harl's 650-page manual.
The UNI Suzuki School will present the spring Northern Iowa Youth Orchestra concert. This event is free and open to the public.
The UNI Suzuki School will offer their spring honors recital. This event is free and open to the public.
The 20th annual golf tournament to benefit St. Stephen the Witness Catholic Student Center will be Tuesday, May 17, at Pheasant Ridge Golf Course in Cedar Falls. The best shot, shotgun start tournament will begin at 1 p.m.; registration starts at 11:45 a.m. A social and dinner will follow; hole and raffle prizes will be awarded at the dinner.
The UNI Suzuki School will offer a spring concert. This event is free and open to the public.
May 4-Week Session Begins
May/June 6-Week Session Begins
UNI-ROTC will have a spring commissioning ceremony.
Spring 2016 Commencement
The UNI Children's Choir will offer its spring concert. This event is free and open to the public.
AACTE's Clinical Practice Commission has been charged with identifying a set of criteria that define clinical practice; lifting up exemplary models in the field and publishing a set of recommendations for teacher preparation programs nationwide. Participant will be able to provide feedback to this effort; a draft white paper will be circulated to participants prior to the meeting.
This year’s ceremony will feature a presentation by Beverly Nagel Ellis of Des Moines, the daughter of Holocaust survivors, who was born in a displaced persons camp in Germany. Nagel Ellis will reflect on her family’s survival of the Holocaust and their experiences after the end of World War II. She will share photographs taken by her brother in the DP camp as well as artifacts related to her family’s experiences. The lecture is free and open to the public. Attendees at the lecture can view two exhibits, “Anne Frank: A History for Today” and “Iowa’s Ties to the Holocaust,” at no charge. The Grout Museum will be open from 5 to 9 p.m. on May 4.
The “2016 Congressional Art Competition” Awards Ceremony was organized by Congressman Rod Blum. The exhibition itself will run from April 26 through May 7 in the UNI Gallery of Art Showcases. On Wed., May 4 at 7:15 p.m. Congressman Blum will address attendees. Shortly afterward, award winners and honorable mentions will be announced. Free and open to the public.
Spring award ceremony for UNI-ROTC cadets.
Stress relieving activities during finals week will include free mini massages, walk the labyrinth, dog therapy, arts and crafts, free hot tea, chair yoga and coloring.
Faculty interested in sustainability education and research is invited to attend a sustainability roundtable meeting. Refreshments will be provided.