College of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences
Enliven your Easter season with the incredible talent of your own WCFSO principals and the UNI Cantorei. Featuring music from J.S. Bach’s Easter cantatas and his first Brandenburg Concerto, this program showcases Bach’s transcendent genius and brings the vivid musical history of Easter to life.
There’s also an extra Easter surprise: the area premiere of a “New Brandenburg Concerto,” Aaron Jay Kernis’ Concerto with Echoes, a fascinating and playful exploration of the Baroque aesthetic
The UNI Suzuki School will present their bi-annual recital weekend. This event is free and open to the public.
Under the direction of conductor Chris Merz, the UNI Jazz Band One will offer a spring concert as part of the Spotlight Series. Repertoire, guests and soloists will be announced at the event. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX.
View the evening sky from the UNI observatory located on the roof of McCollum Science Hall. Meet near the polar bear outside of room 137 before 9 p.m. to be escorted to the roof. The event goes forward regardless of the weather. Potential targets for viewing through the telescope include the Orion Nebula and Jupiter.
Ernesto Fuentes, Ph.D., from the Department of Biochemistry at the University of Iowa, will present "Ph.D. in Bio/Chemistry: A Great Foundation for Diverse Careers."
Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor and conductor Ronald Johnson, the Northern Iowa Wind Symphony will offer a spring concert as part of the Spotlight Series. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX.
Christopher Stark, Ph.D., Carnegie Postdoctoral Fellow will present "Finding the Needle in the Haystack: How Exozodiacal Dust May Obscure Images of Extrasolar Earth-like Planets."
UNI School of Music faculty artist Chris Buckholz will present a trombone recital. This event is free and open to the public.
"The White Rose" (1983), directed by Michael Verhoeven, is about the most important student non-violent resistance effort in Nazi Germany. This film is being shown in conjunction with the "White Rose" traveling exhibit, which is on display at the Grout Museum of History and Science in Waterloo March 1-May 11, as this year's collaboration between the UNI Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education and the Grout Museum. This film screening is free and open to the public.
Iowa Space Grant Consortium Speaker: Dirk Schulze-Makuch Habitable Worlds in our Solar System and BeyondSubmitted by Anonymous on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 7:00pm