Take Back the Night will begin with a panel discussion including Professor Harry Brod, Sociology, Criminology and Anthropology and Joan Thompson, Sexual Assault Advocate and Health Educator who will discuss sexual assault and open conversation about how to end it. Two sexual assault survivors will also tell their stories. The march and rally at the Campanile will follow.
National Volunteer Week is a national week of volunteering. The Service and Leadership Council will be hosting a variety of events for students to get involved in their community. There will be events held all week for students interested.
The International Student Association will be hosting a spring diversity showcase on Wednesday, April 9th at 6:30 pm in the Maucker Union Coffeehouse. The event will include a variety of international traditional foods, information booths, cultural clothing and performances! Everyone is welcome to come. Come and learn the cultures of various countries. For more information freel free to contact us by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Join us for an open house to celebrate the completion of the Maucker Union plaza level renovation project. Features include the renovated spaces of the Student Involvement Center and the offices of International Programs and International Students & Scholars. New additions to the plaza include the LGBT* Center and the Military and Veteran Student Services Center. Light refreshments will be provided.
The Political Science Society will host the documentary "Miss Representation," followed by a discussion and Q&A with representatives of the Iowa organization 50-50 in 2020.
"Miss Representation" strives to expose how mainstream media contributes to the under-representation and misrepresentation of women in positions of power in America. The film includes interviews with Condoleezza Rice, Nancy Pelosi, Rachel Maddow and many others to give an inside look at the media and its effect on portrayals of women.
Following the film, there will be a discussion and Q&A with representatives of the Iowa nonprofit organization 50-50 in 2020, which aims to achieve political equity for Iowa women by recruiting, training and mentoring women. Panelists include Joy Corning, former Iowa state senator and lieutenant governor; Chris Larimer, associate professor of political science; and Allison Martens, assistant professor of political science.
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The documentary "Ingredients: The Local Food Movement Takes Root" will be screened. Special guests include UNI's own The Panther Plot. Get to know this new organization and how you can join them.
The UNI African Union will host the fourth annual Multicultural Night. Join us for a night of performances and poetry. Learn about cultures from around the world. Admission is free. Ethnic food samples will be served.
Sunsara Taylor will present a lecture titled "Defeating the Assault on Abortion Rights; Winning the Full Liberation Of Women."
An opportunity for individuals or groups to showcase their talent whether it is singing, dancing, poetry, etc.