UNI Dining's retail outlets will be collecting donated non-perishable food items for the Northeast Iowa Food Bank during the month of November. Collection sites will be Essentials and Prexy's in Maucker Union, Biscotti's at Redeker Center and 23rd St. Market in Commons. Departments that would like collected items picked up, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Residence Hall Association (RHA) will sponsor trick-or-treating in the lobbies of residence halls on campus. This event is open to all families and children in the community. University students will hand out candy and host events for children in the hall lobbies. Bender, Dancer, Campbell, Lawther, Noehren, Rider, Hagemann and Shull Halls will host trick-or-treating for children of all ages on the first or ground floors of their buildings.
The program will be in Piazza Dining Center at 2:05 p.m. Refreshments will be service in the Panther Village lobby and tours of the new dining and apartment spaces will follow the program.
UNI Dining Services will highlight local farmers by offering a number of delicious items grown locally including produce grown on campus from The Panther Plot student garden. Featured items will include eggplant parmesan, beef and vegetable stir fry, scrambled eggs and ham, vegetable pizza, and a number of fresh local produce items such as apples, watermelon and tomatoes.
Daily events and specials will be featured at Prexy's, Chats and Essentials (Maucker Union), 23rd Street Market (Commons) and Biscotti's (Shull Hall) during Customer Appreciation Week.
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by joining us for our next Salsa Dance: hosted by The Wesley Foundation. We are also hosting a fundraiser for UNI Dance Marathon. Cost: $1 Donation; dress: semi-formal. Everyone is welcome, Contact Henry Williams at email@example.com if you would like to volunteer time or if you have any other questions. Funded in part by NSIG.
The Piazza Poolside Picnic Party features tons of great picnic food and good company! Menu items include: hamburgers, brats, pickle wraps, BBQ pork sandwiches, fruit pizza, dirt and worm pudding, ants on a log, and much, much more!
Move to the beat and be inspired by Zumba! Enjoy this free opportunity to discover why the Zumba dance fitness program is the lastest craze. Wear tennis shoes and comfortable clothes. Be ready to move to the rhythm of slasa, merengue, cumbia and reggaeton. Bring your friends, family, and co-workers to this event.
Students, faculty and staff are invited to enjoy Pop-Tarts pastries ice cream creations thanks to UNI freshman, Karelyn Phol, who entered Kellogg's online Pop-Tarts Pop It Forward contest. Outdoor campus festival will feature entertainment and games.
I, Too, Am UNI is a photo essay project that will depict the stories of students from under-represented groups who experience micro-aggressions on a regular basis at UNI. The inspiration for this event is the I, Too, Am Harvard project, which specifically focused on racial micro-aggressions. Students will have the opportunity to write their story or phrases on a dry erase board and will be photographed holding it. These photos will then be on display on the I, Too, Am UNI Tumblr and Facebook fan page.