Executive Vice President and Provost
Based on the acclaimed book by ecologist and cancer survivor Sandra Steingraber, Living Downstream is an eloquent and cinematic documentary. The film follows Sandra during one pivital year as she travels across North America, working to break the silence about cancer and its environmental links.
The North American Review (NAR), published at the University of Northern Iowa, hosts its second annual writing festival. Participants will choose two one-hour sessions (5:30-6:30 and 6:30-7:30) to attend. A question and answer session with the editorial staff of the NAR will be held from 7:30-8:30. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.
Interested in climbing the Great Wall, teaching English abroad and experiencing Chinese culture? Attend the English Summer Camp in China information session. Stop by to meet past participants and the program leader who can answer questions you may have.
International Education Week (IEW), Nov. 14-18, is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. A special kick-off ceremony will include a welcome from Nadia Korobova, assistant director of international programs; keynote speaker Nicholas Chizek; remarks from Gloria Gibson, executive vice president and provost; as well as dance and musical performances, appetizers and refreshments. Please join us in this second-annual event to mark the beginning of the IEW celebration! For the IEW full calendar of events visit http://www.uni.edu/internationalprograms/. For more information contact Kristen Hora at email@example.com.
International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is a part of their efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn and exchange experiences in the United States. Please go to www.uni.edu/internationalprograms for the calendar of events.
The UNI Suzuki School will present their bi-annual recital weekend. This event is free and open to the public.
Discover the programs through the eyes of past participants on study abroad.
Registration is now open for the workshop "Been There, Done That - Motivating Long Term Employees." The registration deadline is Friday, November 4. Registration fee is $125, $112 for UNI employees. To register, contact the Executive Development Center.
Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor and conductor S. Daniel Galyen, the Symphonic Band will present a shared fall concert with the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Rebecca Burkhardt. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX.
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. Student Democrats are invited to attend the November 10 focus group. To RSVP or for more information, contact Karen Mitchell at firstname.lastname@example.org.