Executive Vice President and Provost
James Loewen will present a workshop titled “Lies My Teacher Told Me and How to Avoid Them.” The workshop is open, free of charge, to pre-service and in-service teachers.
The Study Abroad Center will provide information about study abroad opportunities for a semester and/or academic year.
Paul Shand, department of physics, will present “Magnetic Nano-things.” An object is said to be “nanoscale” if one or more of its linear dimensions is less than 100 nanometers. Examples of nanoscale structures include films, nanoclusters, nanoparticles, nanocrystals and nanotubes. Shand will discuss the physics and applications of magnetism at the nanoscale. Technologies based upon nanoscale magnetism will be discussed as well as current research in magnetic nanostructures at UNI.
Visiting artists Trio Solari will present a clarinet, violin/viola and piano recital. One of the most dynamic chamber ensembles touring the world today, Trio Solari has appeared at OKMozart International Music Festival, Thy Chamber Music Festival in Denmark, University of Michigan, Rice University and University of Notre Dame, among others. All three members of the trio (Chad Burrow, clarinet, Yung-Hsiang Wang, violin, and Amy I-Lin Cheng, piano) have held significant academic positions, and are firmly committed to educational outreach as well as audience development through lecture-performances. This event is free and open to the public.
Staff from Career Services will conduct mock interviews. Officers for 2013-14 will be elected.
“On Sundown Towns: A Hidden Dimension of American Racism," will be presented by Dr. James W. Loewen, one of the most acclaimed historians and sociologists of race in the United States. The Diversity Inclusion Lecture is an inaugural event, dedicated to the memory of Drake Martin, known for his commitment to diversity inclusion.
This documentary explores the profit-driven medicalization of childbirth. Discussion will follow. Women's History Month events are sponsored by the Women's and Gender Studies Program.
Tax return preparation service; no appointment necessary. Room 223 will open at 4:30 p.m. You are encouraged to arrive early to allow students sufficient time to complete your return. Only a limited number of returns will be completed each night.
Taxpayers seeking assistance should bring: social security cards for the taxpayer, spouse, and dependents; valid photo identification; a copy of last year’s tax returns; Form W-2, "Wage and Tax Statement," from each employer; Forms 1099, for such things as interest or dividends; a list of other income and expenses; Form 1098-T, tuition payment statement; Form 1098-E, student loan interest statement; banking information for automatic deposit of refund; and all other information pertinent to the 2012 tax return.
James Loewen will present a workshop titled “Sundown Towns: How to Confirm, Study and Change Them.” The workshop, free of charge, is open to faculty, staff, students and the public.
"Documentary Memory, Place and Identity: Sons of Jacob Synagogue" will be presented by Francesca Soans, communication studies. The lecture is free and open to faculty, staff, students and the public.