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Selections from the film Beyond the Frame: Alternative Perspectives on the War on Terrorism will provide context for a discussion of the 9/11 attack, its aftermath and the "War on Terror."
Webinar: Fair is Not Equal - Honoring Diversity and Equity in Today's Mathematics & Science ClassroomSubmitted by Anonymous on Mon, 11/07/2011 - 9:00pm
Fair is Not Equal - Honoring Diversity and Equity in Today's Mathematics & Science Classroom is the first Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program-sponsored webinar. Attendees can join the discussion as part of the live audience or can watch and post questions online at http://univnia.adobeconnect.com/noyce/. Web panelists will be Catherine M. Miller, dept. of mathematics; Nicole Skaar, dept. of educational psychology & foundations; and Mark Grey, director of the Iowa Center for Immigrant Leadership and Integration. This is the first of three webinars to be offered during the 2011-12 school year. Two more webinars will be hosted by the Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program at the University of Iowa and Iowa State University during the spring semester. For more information regarding the Noyce seminars, contact Jennifer Crumly at email@example.com.
Several focus groups will be held November 7-11 as part of the Town Hall residency by Sojurn and TEAM theatre companies to explore the Iowa Caucus process. Democrats are invited to attend the November 7 focus group in Meeting Room B of the Waterloo Public Library. To RSVP or for more information, contact Karen Mitchell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dr. Susan Hill, Philosophy & World Religions, will present “Gluttons and Fat Bodies: Gendered Representations from the Ancient Western World.” The Women’s & Gender Studies Program sponsors the Current Research on Women Forum Series. Faculty, staff, students and members of the community are invited to gather for informal presentation and discussion. Bring your lunch!
Dwight Watson, Dean of the College of Education, will discuss recent Iowa Senate education initiatives, including alternative preparation as well as qualifications for teachers and teacher compensation issues.
UNI Jazz Band One, under the direction of Chris Merz will offer a fall concert with repertoire and soloists to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
Information session for summer 2012 capstone in Engalnd/Scotland. Visit with faculty leader and past participants to learn more.
Join us Friday afternoon for CommUNIty of Scholars. This is a great place for making connections and having informal discussions with colleagues about research, scholarship and creative activity. Enjoy refreshments while exploring ways to collaborate with others across campus.
Discover the programs through the eyes of past participants on study abroad.
Coordinated by faculty artist Julia Bullard, the UNI Viola Festival will offer hands on workshops as well as a performance by guest artist Patricia McCarty, viola, at 8 p.m. on Friday, November 4 in Davis Hall, as well as a Festival Gala Concert at 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 5 in Davis Hall. This event is free and open to the public.