Executive Vice President and Provost
Dr. Andrew Stollenwerk, Assistant Professor of Physics, wil present, " Effect of Hydrogen on Electron Transport in Thin Mn Films."
Please join us for 'Learning with the iPad,' a session to discuss Apple's mobile strategy with the iPad and how it is beginning to change education. With numerous education applications, as well as strategies for textbooks, research and integration, the iPad is becoming a tremendous tool for 21st century learning. See how the iPad is making learning more engaging and accessible than ever. Come to participate and ask questions. After the session, we will provide an opportunity for faculty to experience the iPad in person.
"9/11: A 10-Year Retrospective" panel will address these topics: why did 9/11 happen;? what, if anything, could have been done to prevent it;? did the attackers achieve their goals;? did the U. S. respond adequately;? and looking back 10 years, has our understanding of why it happened changed? Panel members are Mohammad Fahmy, Industrial Technology; Laura Janik, Center for International Peace & Security Studies; John W. Johnson, History; and Phil Mauceri, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences. Moderator is Catherine Palczewski, Communication Studies and Women's and Gender Studies. Audience is invited to bring their thoughts and reflections to this discussion. Reception and sale of 9/11 books will follow the presentation.
Acclaimed author, editor, scholar, and flutist Nancy Toff will be on campus Tuesday, September 13, to present a lecture in the School of Music's Musically Speaking lecture series. The lecture will take place at 6:00 p.m., in Russell Hall, room 116. A description of Toff's lecture is available by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org This event is free and open to the public.
Learn how to apply to study abroad, degree requirements abroad, when to go, where to go, paying for study abroad and much more.
Registration is now open for the workshop "Only as Strong as Your Weakest Link: Building a Team." The registration deadline is Tuesday, September 6. Registation fee is $125, $112 for UNI employees. To register, contact the Executive Development Center.
If STEM education interests you, please come join our "Chow 'n Chat" for an update on the Governor's STEM Advisory Council and IMSEP, followed by conversation. Bring your own lunch. For more information contact Tonja Richards, 3-2716, or email@example.com
UNI's Real Estate and Finance organization, Rho Epsilon, will host Aegon from Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Come learn about the company and opportunities available for internships and full-time employment. After the presentation free pizza will be available at the Other Place. Aviva will visit campus on Thursday, Sept. 15, at 5 p.m. in room 225, Curris Business Building. This is good opportunity to talk with both companies. All majors are welcome. Contact Charlie Peterson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Drive yourself and visit as many as 10 nearby farms who have opened their farms to local residents to show what they do. For more information and directions: www.ceee.uni.edu
Dr. Jerome Soneson, philosophy & world religions, will discuss the moral issues involved in the U.S. response to 9/11, with special attention to the assassination of Osama bin Laden. Sponsored by University Book & Supply and UNI's American Democracy Project; free and open to the public.