Be more by getting involved! Check out more than 100 student organizations and meet many of the Cedar Valley's non-profit groups to find the right fit for you. The Student Involvement Fair is a partnership between the Student Involvement Center and the Volunteer Center of Cedar Valley.
The American Red Cross and Sigma Alpha Epsilon will host the first of four blood drives during the 2015-16 academic year. Sign up for appointments online or at the information booths in Maucker Union the week before and the week of the drive.
ALL EVENTS BEGIN AT 6:00PM
Monday 8/24---BBQ, Yard Games and House Tours
Tuesday 8/25---Casino Night, Pizza and House Tours
Wednesday 8/26---WRC Night (Meet at the Chapter House)
Thursday 8/27---BBQ, Yard Games and House Tours
Monday 8/31---Bowling at Maple Lanes (Meet at Chapter House)
Tuesday 9/1---Movie Night at Marcus Theaters(Meet at Chapter House)
Wednesday 9/2---BBQ, Yard Games and House Tours
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UNI Nepali students have organized a candlelight vigil to share prayers for the safety of the people affected by the earthquake in Nepal. Donation boxes will be available at the vigil for anyone wanting to make a monetary donation. Candles will be provided but more are needed.
Burqas are required to be worn by women in some countries by religious law. In other countries burqas are actually banned. How does this fit into freedom of speech? Are burqas oppresive despite the choice element? Join the discussion, share your opinion and hear opinions of others on this topic.
The annual Spring Diversity Showcase's theme this year is Diversifest. This event will include a variety of international traditional food, information booths, a fashion show, and performances! Through this event, we provide different organizations and different people with a platform to perform or showcase their culture and/or talents. Last year, Spring Diversity Showcase was awarded The Program of Distinction Award from UNI.
Red Cross Blood Drive sponsored by Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Sign up for appointments online or inside the Union at the information tables.
"The Hunting Ground" is a documentary that exposes the fight for justice against sexual assault on college campuses through the eyes of the victim. The film premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival and since then has been screened on multiple college campuses across the United States. The film sparks discussion around issues of sexual assault and the role of the university in investigating and aiding the victims of rape. The film was subsequently picked up by CNN, who will feature the film in an upcoming special.
The UNI Muslim Students Association will host Sabeel Ahmed, Director of GainPeace.com, on the topic of Islamic shariah law. This event will provide an educated and open discussion in order to gain a better understanding.