Executive Vice President and Provost
This film explores the burgeoning green future made possible through clean technology. VPRO Backlight travels the world in search of this new future.
This film tells the story of Donald Trump's purchase of one of the last stretches of British wilderness in order to build a golf resort. The locals fight back to preserve the landscape and their community.
This film follows the struggles of small family farms that are being shut down. It explores the idea of "food freedom" and what individuals can do to keep that freedom alive.
Belle Cowden, director, Continuing and Distance Education, will present "Teaching Online: It can be a 'Hat Trick'."
This brown bag session will provide an overview and discussion of the different “hats” a faculty member wears--pedagogical, social, managerial and technical--to effectively teach an online class. This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning. Bring your lunch; cookies will be provided.
The College of Education's Educators for Change Book Club will discuss the topic of microagressions. In preparation for the meeting please read the following two articles:
Color Blind Ideology is a Form of Racism: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/colorblind/201112/colorblind-ideolog...
Racial Microagressions in Everyday Life: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/microaggressions-in-everyday-life/20...
Aju Jugessur, director of the University of Iowa Microfabrication Facility, will present "Converging Science and Technology at the Nanoscale."
The following students are pursuing B.F.A. degrees in their respective emphasis areas and are exhibiting new artwork: printmakers Desiree Dahl, Ashley Fisher, and Randy Timm Jr.; and sculptor Dawn Tuve. All events are free and open to the public. Gallery hours are from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday; noon to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday; and by appointment. The gallery is located at the corner of Hudson Road and West 27th Street, on the main floor of KAB South.
Andrew Harken, associate research scientist at Columbia University will present "Microbeam Irradiation at RARAF: A multi-disciplinary Radiation Research Facility"
The Study Abroad Center will provide information about opportunities to study abroad in France.