Colleges Against Cancer will host guest speaker Dr. Richard Deming. He is the medical director of Mercy Cancer Center in Des Moines and the founder of Above + Beyond Cancer, a nonprofit dedicated to elevating the lives of those touched by cancer. His greatest ambition is to encourage others to pursue lives of meaning, purpose, passion and compassion. This event is free and open to the public.
Review for PRAXIS II, child development and assessment with a Jeopardy game. Snacks will be provided.
The Spring Leadership Conference: Give, Serve, Lead will be held on three Tuesdays in Feburary. The first event will feature a speaker discussing microagressions (small discriminatory actions that affect many groups every day). Give your time to become better educated on important social issues. Cookies and lemonade will be provided. Registration is required.
Given the untimely passing of legendary rock star David Bowie, the Film Appreciation Club will be screening 1986's Labyrinth, featuring Bowie in his iconic role as the Goblin King.
The Ballroom and Swing Club, joined by ISU, U of I and Luther College, will host a mock competition to prepare for future dance competitions.
The Ballroom and Swing Club will host a decade dance. Participants should wear clothing from their favorite decade. There will be free dance lessons. Admission is free.
Sponsored by Northern Iowa Student Government and the Political Science Department
If you are interested in being in a small group, there
will be a small group kickoff on January 21st at 8:00pm! This is
an opportunity to meet the small group leaders for the semester,
as well as meet other students interested in participating in
small group. If you decide you want to be in a small group for
the semester, there will be an opportunity to sign up for a small
group that fits your schedule!
Link to Event Website: http://www.ststephenuni.org/belong.html
The fourth annual Art from the Heart event will include a silent auction, art sale, variety show, children's activities and performances by the Brazilian 2wins, Twins and Mars Meusic. All donations will support the work of providing educational access and opportunities for children in rural El Salvador.
The UNI Chinese Language and Culture Association will host a viewing of the Discovery Channel documentary "China's Mega Dam." This film chronicles the Three Gorges Dam construction project. The Three Gorges Dam is the world's largest lock and dam, and was China's largest construction project since the Great Wall.