UNI Volleyball takes on Kentucky
UNI School of Music faculty artist Heather Peyton will present an oboe recital with collaborators and repertoire to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
Visiting artist Robert Dorer will present a master class. Dorer joined the Minnesota Orchestra in 1997 as second trumpet after six seasons as principal trumpet with the New Mexico Symphony. He previously was a member of the Santa Fe Opera Orchestra, Santa Fe Pro Musica and Florida West Coast Symphony, and performed as guest principal with the New Zealand Symphony. He has performed as soloist with orchestras in Florida, North Carolina, New Mexico and Minnesota. This event is free and open to the public.
View the night sky through the computer controlled telescope at the Earth and Environmental Science Observatory. This event is free and open to the public. Meet before 9 p.m. to get to the observatory (near the polar bear). No late admissions will be allowed; no food or drink and no cellphones or other electronic devices can be used during the observatory visit.
Artists Siblik and Wenthe will present a lecture about their collaboration on the UNI Gallery of Art exhibition titled "Gather the Folds of this Veil and Scatter Them," which runs from August 24 through September 19. An opening reception will follow.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Alexander Pershounin will present a double bass recital with collaborators and repertoire to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
Trisha Andrew, assistant professor of Chemistry at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will present "Commodity Dyes n Optoelectronic Devices."
Be more by getting involved! Check out more than 100 student organizations and meet many of the Cedar Valley's non-profit groups to find the right fit for you. The Student Involvement Fair is a partnership between the Student Involvement Center and the Volunteer Center of Cedar Valley.
Rainbow Reception takes place at the beginning of each academic year as an evening of information sharing, networking, fellowship and dessert. Established in 2010, since its inception Rainbow Reception continues to serve as a yearly opportunity for UNI students, faculty and staff to welcome LGBT* students and their allies back to campus.
More information about Rainbow Reception, hosted by the LGBT* Center, can be found at www.uni.edu/lgbt.
UNI Prelaw is a new organization that unifies the UNI Business Prelaw Club and the Daniel Webster Law Society. At this initial meeting we will elect officers and make plans for the year. Scott Peters, associate professor of political science and prelaw advisor, will discuss preparing for and applying to law school, as well as other areas of concern for prelaw students. All students with an interest in law school are welcome, regardless of major. Freshmen and sophomores are especially encouraged to attend.
Joel Haack, mathematics department, will present "Euler's Greatest (Mathematical) Hits: The life and (very) selected works of Leonhard Euler (1707-1783)."
Covers business structure, government filings/permits, insurance, taxes, financing, and more. Advanced registration is required.
Light refreshments will be served. A vocational-rehabilitation counselor from Veteran Affairs in Des Moines will be present to answer questions.
Michael Blackwell will speak on the socialization and institutionalization of hatred in the United States and discuss creative ways individuals and communities can address categorical prejudices and structural apparatuses that perpetuate the varieties of xenophobia and inequities in our nation. Sponsored by the Rod Library as part of the programing related to the Latino Americans grant.
Half Masted, the Cedar Valley's oldest improv troupe, presents Improv Comedy Auditions. Practice times will be Tuesdays, 5-6:30 p.m. and Fridays 4-6 p.m.
Annual meeting of the UNI Faculty. Remarks by President Ruud, Provost Wohlpart and faculty leaders. Recognition of faculty award winners.
Help welcome our new colleagues to campus. Light snack and drinks served.