Executive Vice President and Provost
Registration is now open for the workshop "Courageous Leadership: Strengthen Your Assertiveness." The registration deadline is Tuesday, Sept. 20. Discounted price for UNI employees is $224. To register, contact the Executive Development Center.
Visiting artist Julia Heinen will present a clarinet recital. Heinen currently serves as professor of clarinet at California State University, Northridge. As a soloist, Julia Heinen has performed hundreds of concertos and recitals around the world including recent performances in El Salvador, the Czech Republic and Portugal. She has had the distinct pleasure of premiering and recording several works written specifically for her and currently is recording a CD featuring 6 works new works scheduled to be released in 2011 on the Parma Label. This event is free and open to the public.
Featuring the work of University of Iowa professor emeritus Joseph Patrick, the exhibition represents a selection of paintings and drawings from the past forty-five years of art practice carried out in Iowa City, Iowa, Mérida, Venezuela, and Oaxaca, Mexico. An artist’s gallery talk will be presented at 7 p.m., Mon., Sept. 26 in the gallery. An opening reception will follow.
The UNI School of Music presents its annual hands-on workshops for high school student instrumentalists preparing for All-State competition. This event is free and open to the public, but does require registration.
Join us as we take you on a musical world tour! The 30th Annual Scholarship Benefit concert will feature music by the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra, the UNI Opera Ensemble, UNI percussion ensembles, Jazz Band One, faculty artist Sean Botkin, piano, members of the UNI flute studio, UNI Symphonic Band with combined choirs, as well as the Northern Iowa Wind Symphony with the Varsity Men’s Glee Club and more! Proceeds from the concert benefit scholarships for current School of Music students. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX.
Please join us for Public Policy's 20th Anniversary Celebration reception. Contributions of faculty and staff who have supported the program over the years will be recognized.
Discover the programs through the eyes of past participants on study abroad.
A panel of alumni who hold leadership positions in community and economic development will speak on the topic “Current Issues in Community Development.” The panel provides an opportunity to showcase some of the accomplishments of public policy alumni.
The 16th Annual Rho Epsilon Golf Outing will begin with breakfast and registration at 9 a.m. with a 10 a.m. shotgun start. The cost is $35 per student and includes green fees, cart, breakfast, dinner, polo golf shirt and prizes. Contact: Travis VanderLinden at firstname.lastname@example.org. This is a great way to network with employers. Sign up in the finance department office or contact Travis; or register the day of the event.
The College of Education will offer a free webinar for educators "Research and Reform in Elementary School Science." The webinar will address research on improved practices for all students, followed by specific reference to practices that address the unique needs of students with disabilities. The second phase of the presentation will show hands-on science curriculum material that integrates vocabulary development with observation in examining physical properties of objects. The third element will illustrate the application of inquiry learning with young children and will include video and pictures of children engaged in scientific inquiry. To register, visit www.uni.edu/coe/webinars