Public relations executive Sue O’Brien will discuss getting started and staying in a public relations career. She is a three-time Silver Anvil Award winner, with more than 20 years experience in the public relations industry. As a senior practice leader at the Minneapolis-based Exponent PR, she has created decisive programs for premium brands including Friskies PetCare, Nestlé Purina, and the Iams Company. O'Brien will share her background and how she got started in the industry, as well as how to grow and advance within the public relations industry.
Identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender can bring unique health and wellness challenges and opportunities. Listen to individuals from UNI Proud talk about their experiences and contemporary issues as LGBT individuals or allies as it relates to health and wellness. Professional staff will be available to answer questions and talk about services on campus.
The Hispanic Latino Student Union will host their annual Latino Ball. This year's theme is: "Welcome to Hollywood." There will be a photobooth and DJ playing a variety of music. All are welcome. Join us for a night full of cultural entertainment , music and friends.
One Iowa at UNI and UNI Proud present an opportunity for students, faculty, staff and community members to hear Marsha Ternus, former Chief Justice of the Iowa Supreme Court, speak about her time on the court, the role of the judiciary in our state and the court's landmark Varnum v. Brien decision.
Hear the director of UNI's Gallery of Art, Darrell Taylor, speak about art and the LGBT movement.
Andrea Gibson is not gentle with her truths. It is this raw fearlessness that has led her to the forefront of the spoken word movement. The first winner of the Women’s World Poetry Slam, Gibson has headlined prestigious performance venues coast to coast with powerful readings on war, class, gender, bullying, white privilege, sexuality, love and spirituality
Don’t wait until you’ve graduated to learn about your student loans! Take control now and learn about your student loans and the options that you’ll have to repay them in the future. This session will provide each student with their own individual loan overview as well as information about student loans and the repayment process. Regardless of how much or how long you’ve borrowed, this session is for you!
In honor of Varnum v. Brian, the historic decision to legalize gay marriage in Iowa. Stop by between classes to enjoy music and free food.
Don't miss the biggest, rowdiest and most fabulous event of the year! See professionals and fellow UNI students show off their moves and express themselves in all manners of ways. Leave your perceptions of gender at the door and arrive early for a seat. Don't forget to bring $1 bills to tip your favorite performers, as we'll be raising money for the local charity group the Community AIDS Assistance Project.