Executive Vice President and Provost
The 8th Annual Fast Forward electronic media workshop at UNI, with training opportunities and visiting media experts from across the country.
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.
This is the 2nd annual Inclusion event hosted by the Center for Disability Studies in Literacy, Language and Learning. Join us for an exhibit of art by individuals with disabilities as well as exhibits. The documentary, "Willing and Able" will begin at 7 p.m. This film takes the viewer into the Patrick O'Hearn School in Dorchester, Mass., a tough neighborhood of Boston. The school is inclusive where one-third of the students have disabilities of some kind. A panel discussion follows the screening.
Dr. John Talley will present "The Search for Celebrex". Talley is one of the world’s most accomplished medicinal chemists and a co-inventor of Celebrex® and seven other drugs that have reached the marketplace. He currently serves as chief scientific officer at St. Louis based SARmont. He received a B.A. in Science from the University of Northern Iowa in 1974 and a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the University of Minnesota in 1979.
This event has been canceled. Registration is now open for the workshop "What's Up With That? Analyzing Performance Problems." The registration deadline is Thursday, October 11. Registration fee is $249, $224 for UNI employees. To register, contact the Executive Development Center. Call 319-273-5851 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Student presentations from Summer 2012 Undergraduate Research Fellowships
The Office of International Programs and the Office of Sponsored Programs is hosting a series of International Funding Opportunities workshops. The second workshop will provide an overview of the Fulbright Scholar Program. Refreshments will be provided.
Information session for winter break capstone in India.
Andy Riess, PhD and Assistant Director of the Outreach Council for International Exchange of Scholars, Washington DC, will be available for individual meetings with UNI faculty and staff to advise on Fulbright program. Please stop by; no appointment is needed.
Marshall Curry, two-time Academy Award nominee, will be the second visiting filmmaker in the William and Stephanie Clohesy Documentary Film Series. Curry will host a screening of the Academy Award nominated documentary Racing Dreams. This film follows two boys and a girl who dream of one day racing in NASCAR. The film won numerous awards including the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival Award for Best Documentary.