College of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences
Please join us for this important academic conference call series. This call will be on the subject of Pandemic Preparedness with Laurie Garrett.
Coordinated by professor of composition and theory Jonathan Schwabe, UNI School of Music student composers will showcase their work in this fall recital. This event is free and open to the public.
Under the direction of faculty artist and professor Yu-Ting Su, the UNI Horn Choir will offer a fall recital. This event is free and open to the public.
Ekere's work focuses on women, ancestry, connectivity and the healing power of art. She currently teaches at York College in New York City. Her first book of poetry, Karma's Footsteps, tackles issues of racism and sexism while celebrating the healing power of voices raised against injustice. Attendees will have the opportunity to purchase Ekere Tallie's book and have it signed following the reading. This event is sponsored by Women's and Gender Studies, Department of Languages and Literatures and the Center for Multicultural Education. Funded in part by the University Senate.
Earth Science Seminar: The End Permian Mass Extinction and Early Triassic Recovery: In search of a boundarySubmitted by Anonymous on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 5:00pm
Alexa Sedlacek, geology, will present her research on the end Permian mass extinction and the early Triassic recovery. This marks the largest mass extinction in the past half billion years, which also had longer duration environmental perturbations. She will discuss the variations in the marine carbonate carbon isotope record which indicate instability in the global carbon cycle.
Featuring UNI School of Music faculty artist Julia Bullard and guest artists violinist Susanna Klein, and cellist Hannah Holman, Trio 826 will present hands on workshops for UNI students. For more information about this event, contact Julia.Bullard@uni.edu.
Death Panels, Soaring Costs, and the Nanny State: Separating Truth from Fiction in What Obamacare Means to YouSubmitted by Anonymous on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 5:00pm
This presentation will identify some of the myths and misinformation about the new Affordable Care Act, clarifying what is actually true about the bill, while pointing out both its strengths and weaknesses. Who will pay less? Who will pay more? Why? What was really going on with claims about death panels? What is going on with the web site? These and other questions will be addressed.
America Recycles Day, a program of Keep America Beautiful, is a nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States. Event organizers educate neighbors, friends and colleagues through thousands of events. As part of America Recycle Day, the RRTTC will hand out reusable water bottles.
A two-day campus-wide event for Iowa high school drama students who see shows, participate in workshops and compete for scholarships.
Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor and conductor Ronald Johnson, the Wind Symphony will offer its fall concert. This event is free and open to the public.