College of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences
Under the direction of conductor Robert Washut, the UNI Jazz Panthers will offer a spring concert. The concert will feature a special celebration and tribute to retiring School of Music professor and artist Tom Barry. This event is free and open to the public.
The Final Thursday Reading Series of 2012-13 concludes with a reading by Jen Percy, author of Demon Camp: A Soldier’s Exorcism. The book details the story of a Special Ops soldier returned from Afghanistan with PTSD who seeks solace in people who profess to be exorcists. In so doing, it tells a story about the United States in an era of war, exploring the lives of soldiers and widows in the fragile period after the war.
Open mic signup is at 7 p.m. and begins at 7:15 p.m. Share your best five minutes of poetry, fiction or creative nonfiction. Singer/songwriters are welcome and can use of the Hearst Center's grand piano. Percy will take the stage at 8 p.m. followed by Q&A as time allows.
Katie Mauger-Sonnek will give her M.S. Chemistry thesis presentation "Colorful Crystalline Structures and Adsorption Properties of Cobalt Nitrat eand 4,4'-Bipyridine Metal Organic Frameworks."
Under the direction of School of Music professor and conductor Rebecca Burkhardt, the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra will offer their spring concert. The concert will feature faculty artist Dmitri Vorobiev performing Brahms' Piano Concerto.This event is free and open to the public.
Join us for a bike ride on local trails in honor of UNI Earth Week. Cyclists will meet at Mulligan's on18th St. and ride as a group with assistance from the Cedar Valley Cyclists. Enjoy a leisurely paced two wheeled ride and make new friends! Helmets are required; pre-register for a free t-shirt at www.rrttc.com under Current Events.
The UNI Jazz Band III and jazz combos will present a spring concert under the direction of Chris Merz and graduate student conductors. This event is free and open to the public.
Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor of clarinet Amanda McCandless, the UNI Clarinet Studio and Ensemble will offer a spring concert. This event is free and open to the public.
Come help cleanup the UNI campus in honor of Earth Week. All volunteers are invited to stay for free pizza following the cleanup. Pre-register at www.rrttc.com under "Current Events" for a free t-shirt. Registration not required for participation. All volunteers will meet outside near the Maucker Union fountain.
Enjoy free beverages and pizza at a screening of "The Clean Bin Project" in honor of UNI Earth Week 2013. This event is free and open to all interested students, faculty and staff.