Executive Vice President and Provost
Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor of tuba Jeffrey Funderburk, the UNITUBA Ensembles will offer a fall recital. This event is free and open to the public.
During World War I, hundreds of Allied artists, designers and architects served as Army and Navy camouflage experts. Claudia Covert, a scholar and librarian at the Fleet Library at RISD, oversees that school’s collection of 455 rare colored lithographic prints of the plans drawn up by artists for ship camouflage. In a richly illustrated talk, she will show drawings, prints and photographs of the plans and of “dazzle painted” ships, along with other artifacts. The talk will be accompanied by a hallway exhibition and reception. Free and open to the public. Costumes are encouraged.
The Office of International Programs and the Office of Sponsored Programs is hosting a series of International Funding Opportunities workshops. The third workshop will provide an overview of European Community Research Grants. Refreshments will be provided.
Guest artist Karel Keldermans, carillonneur, will perform at the Campanile. Bring your lunch and join us outside for a one of a kind musical experience! This event is free and open to the public.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Chris Buckholz will present a trombone recital with faculty pianists Sean Botkin and Robert Washut. This recital will feature classical music during the first half and jazz on the second half. This event is free and open to the public.
The UNI Society for Human Resource Management will have a general meeting.
Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor of viola Julia Bullard, the UNI Viola Studio will offer a fall concert. This event is free and open to the public.
UNI School of Music faculty artists Sandy Nordahl and Jeffrey Funderburk will present an electronic music concert. This event is free and open to the public.
Lecture title: "After Such Knowledge: The Sur-Rational Holocaust Paintings of Fritz Hirschberger." An opening reception will follow. Elowitz is outreach coordinator for the Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies at the University of Minnesota. The lecture and art exhibition titled "Fritz Hirschberger: Sur-Rational Paintings and The Fifth Horseman" were organized by the UNI Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education, and funded by the UNI College of Humanities, Art and Sciences and the UNI Faculty Senate.
Screening and discussion of the documentary film Capitalism Hits the Fan in which University of Massachusetts Economics Professor Richard Wolff breaks down the root causes of today's economic crisis. This event is part of Dreams Deferred ... Dreams Held Fast, a film and discussion series sponsored by the Center for Multicultural Education and the Rod Library in association with the UNI 2012-13 Reaching for Higher Ground project theme The Search for an American Dream. Film will be used as the basis for personal reflection and dialogue in addressing the nature and meaning of “American Dream” relative to issues of marginalization and privilege. Participants will be challenged to examine their own beliefs and assumptions about being American today.