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.
Executive Vice President and Provost
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.
Commissioning Ceremony in honor of UNI Senior Cadets
Fall 2014 Cadet Award Ceremony
Francis Degnin, associate professor of philosopy, will provide an overview of this summer's Supreme Court decision in Burwell vs. Hobby Lobby. Degnin will provide a discussion of the case and what the decision means for the future of relgious freedom, reproductive rights and other health issues in the United States.