College of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences
The Final Thursday Reading Series will host Larry Baker, author of the new novel The Education of Nancy Adams. Open mic signup is at 7 p.m. and begins at 7:15 p.m. Participants are invited to share five minutes of original poetry, fiction or creative nonfiction. The featured author takes the stage at 8 p.m. followed by a short question and answer period as time allows. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by Final Thursday Press; Hearst Center for the Arts; UNI College of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences; and Cup of Joe.
Join faculty in discussing Histories of the Dustheap. Histories of the Dustheap uses garbage, waste and refuse to investigate the relationships between various systems and shows how this most democratic reality produces identities, social relations and policies. This is the third meeting of a three-part discussion series. Pre-registration required.
The UNI Jazz Band III and the UNI Concert Band will present a shared spring concert under the direction of Chris Merz, Daniel Galyen and graduate student conductors. This event is free and open to the public.
Join the RRTTC, Cedar Valley Cyclists, and UNI Cycling Club in a bike ride around Cedar Falls to celebrate UNI's Earth Week. The ride will start and end at Mulligan's on 18th Street in Cedar Falls. Helmets are required for participation. Pre-registration required. All registered participants will receive a free t-shirt.
The College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences presents 220east After-Work, a partnership between CHAS, Cedar Valley Chamber Music, JSA Development and Main Street Waterloo. Look forward to your Wednesday evenings by joining Cedar Valley Chamber Music for our 2014 concert series at 220east. UNI faculty and students, WCF Symphony guest soloists and special guests highlight eleven week of concerts at a unique venue. Doors open at 5 p.m.; concerts are 5:15-6 p.m. Admission is free; good will donations accepted. Complimentary wine at all concerts is provided in partnership with CU restaurant.
Under the direction of faculty artist and conductor Robert Washut, the UNI Jazz Panthers will offer a spring concert. UNI alumnus Mike Conrad will be the featured guest artist and will be a jazz piano and trombone soloist as well as a composer/arranger from whom the Jazz Panthers have commissioned a special piece. This event is free and open to the public.
Coordinated and conducted by UNI School of Music faculty artists Dyan Meyer and John Len Wiles, the UNI Women’s Chorus and the Men’s Glee Club Camerata will present a spring performance. This event is free and open to the public.
UNI Volunteer Tuesdays and Green Iowa AmeriCorps will partner for an Earth Day Campus Cleanup during UNI's Earth Week Celebration. Pre-registration is required.
UNI Volunteer Tuesdays and Green Iowa AmeriCorps will partner for an Earth Day Highway Cleanup as part of UNI's Earth Week Celebration. Participants will pick up trash from a section of Highway 20. Pre-registration is required.
Join students, faculty and staff in a campus-wide UNI Earth Day Celebration. Visit www.rrttc.com for more information.