UNI kick-off party for the Blue Zones Project™. Participants will enjoy interactive and informational tables on simple ways to make healthy choices. Entertainment will consist of free Zumba, athletes and humane society pets. This event is free and open to all students, faculty and staff. Rain location is Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union.
The University of Northern Iowa is bringing awareness to the issue of sexual assault by providing a free showing of The Invisible War, winner of the 2012 Sundance Film Festival "Audience Award". Following the film there will be a question and answer session. Panelists include the director of the UNI Center for Violence Prevention, an Iowa National Guard Judge Advocate General Officer, a military Victim Advocate and a Black Hawk County prosecutor specializing in sexual assault cases.
David Vaudt, state auditor, will discuss UNI's financial status. His presentation will cover how to read and understand a university budget. The presentation is hosted by NISG and is open to students, faculty and staff.
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Richard Thompson Ford, an expert on civil rights and anti-discrimination law, will present "Law, Rights and Universal Principles." Ford will offer an analysis of human rights' struggles across the globe, discussing the realities of observing "universal" principles in specific cultures. The presentation is in conjunction with the CME Book Club, which will be discussing Ford's books "Rights Gone Wrong: How Law Corrupts the Struggle for Equality" and "Universal Rights Down to Earth" before the lecture. Ford's presentation is free and open to the public.
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Attending the College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences Day will give you the chance to explore possible majors in the college. You will be meeting with faculty and students, participating in classroom activities and learning about life on our campus. You can visit two departments of your choice in the college, talk to professors, advisors and students about academic programs and possible careers.
Meat Loaf has announced dates for his fall tour, including a stop at the University of Northern Iowa
The concert is part of his Mad Mad World Tour in support of his newly released album, "Hell in a Handbasket." The singer-songwriter is perhaps best known for such tunes as "Paradise by the Dashboard Light" and "I'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That)" that have made Meat Loaf one of the top-selling recording artists of all time. His album, "Bat Out of Hell", has sold more than 43 million copies and his total album sales are in excess of 100 million.
Tickets go on sale Saturday, Sept.15, at 10 a.m. Tickets can be purchased at Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, McLeod Center, online at www.unitix.uni.edu or by phone 319-273-4849. All seats are reserved and ticket prices start at $44.25. The performance is supported by The Isle and is in partnership with Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, Maucker Union and UNI Athletics.
Head on over to the Alumni House and check out the Homecoming Festival. There will be music, food and a chance to display your Panther Pride!