The UNI Botanical Center greenhouses and gardens will be featured in this year's Cedar Falls Historical Society Garden Tour. Tickets are $5 and may be purchased in advance or on the day of the tour at the Victorian Home located at 308 W. 3rd St; tickets will also be available on the day of the tour at each garden location. As part of the day’s activities, the Historical Society will offer two herb-related workshops at 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. at the Victorian Home and Carriage House Museum.
College of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences
Jerry Schnoor and Steve Goreham will host on online discussion about Climate Instability: Interpretations of Scientific Evidence. Follow the link to the RRTTC website for the links.
Biology M.S. Thesis Defense - Jamie Minnaert-Grote
"The Phylogenetics and Systematics of Physaria kingii"
Join us for the senior category finals concert, the exciting final event at the Midwest International Piano Competition. Three senior category finalists will compete for the $10,000 top prize, a recording with Blue Griffin label, an artist management contract with Heartland Concert Artists and the opportunity to perform with the wcfsymphony. The finals competition will begin at 5 p.m. and will continue with a staged reception featuring appetizers, heavy hors d'oeuvres, desserts, drinks and celebrating. The evening will conclude with the awards presentation. Tickets are available by calling (319) 273-4849 or visiting uni.edu/tickets and selecting "Buy Tickets" under the School of Music heading.
The School of Music will host the Midwest International Piano Competition. Join us for the inaugural celebration of this new, biennial, global piano competition. The event is open to outstanding youth and professional performing pianists and audience enthusiasts.
The finals concert for the junior category will begin at 2 p.m. Friday, June 6. The finals concert and receptions for the senior category will begin at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 7. Tickets for both finals concerts are available by calling 319-273-4TIX or visiting www.uni.edu/tickets and selecting "Buy Tickets" under the School of Music heading.
Screening of Lucy Walker's film "Waste Land" followed by Q & A with Walker.
Screening of Lucy Walker's "The Crash Reel."
Screening of Lucy Walker's Oscar nominated short film "The Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom" followed by Q & A with Walker.