College of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences
Dr. Miles Koppang, Professor of Chemistry at the University of South Dakota, will present "Undergraduate Chemistry Program and Student Assessment with the DUCK (Diagnostic Undergraduate Chemical Knowledge) Exam.
The screening of the film "Renewal" is presented by the UNI Recycling & Reuse Technology Transfer Center in correlation with the Healthy Cedar Valley Coalition.
From within their Christian, Jewish, Buddhist and Muslim traditions, Americans are becoming caretakers of the Earth. With great courage, these women, men and children are re-examining what it means to be human and how we live on this planet. Their stories of combating global warming and the devastation of mountaintop removal, of promoting food security, environmental justice, recycling, land preservation, and of teaching love and respect for life on Earth.
Visit the UNI Observatory to learn about the objects in the night sky and view the planets through the Earth Science telescope. Free and open to the public. Meet near the polar bear outside of 137 McCollum Science Hall before 9 p.m. Late arrivals will not be admitted.
Patrick Willoughby, from the Department of Chemistry at the University of Minnesota, will present "The Hexadehydro-Diels-Alder Reaction". He is a 2007 graduate of UNI and recipient of a Goldwater scholarship.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Randy Grabowski will present a trumpet recital with faculty pianist Polina Khatsko, featuring works by Bohuslav Martinů, Johann Baptist Georg Neruda and more. This event is free and open to the public.
Student volunteers are needed to help make College Hill more beautiful on this National Day of Service. We will plant native Iowa plants and possibly some trees to make the commercial district near campus more pleasant and inviting. The event is organized by the College Hill Partnership and the Center for Energy & Environmental Education.
Featuring UNI School of Music faculty artist Julia Bullard and guest artists violinist Susanna Klein, and cellist Hannah Holman, Trio 826 will present a recital. This event is free and open to the public.
UNI will support local foods initiatives by having a farmer’s market on campus. The market is open to students, staff, faculty and the community. Farmers will have freshly washed, locally grown produce, while other organizations will be supporting local businesses and the benefits of a local economy. At 3 p.m. Kamyar Enshayan, director of the Center for Energy and Environmental Education, will lead a discussion in Maucker Union about local foods and issues surrounding the topic. UNI Green Project is hosting the event, with assistance from Green Life, Buy Fresh Buy Local, the Center for Energy and Environment Education and UNI Sustainability.
Welcome to the 2012 Farm Crawl. Enjoy an afternoon of exploring the Cedar Valley and visiting the treasures of local farms that feed us. Farm Crawl is free and open to the public.
It is organized by UNI's Center for Energy & Environmental Education to highlight the importance and the necessity of locally grown foods and a vital and diverse local agriculture.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Robert Washut will present jazz recital featuring guest artists Dane Richeson, drums, and Mark Urness, bass, as well as additional jazz faculty artists. This event is free and open to the public.