Darwin Week is a weeklong celebration of science and critical thought in honor of Charles Darwin's birthday. It will include four days of talks with faculty speakers during the day and a keynote each night at 7:00 pm. The themes for each day include Skepticism, Sexuality, Diversity, and Origins. All events are free and open to the public.
Dance the night away with the one you love (or a friend) at the Stepper's Ball. Tickets are on sale through Friday, Feb. 10. A two for one ticket special of two tickets for $5 is offered until Friday, Feb. 3; after that date all individual tickets will be $5. Purchase tickets at the SIAC office (upper level of Maucker Union) Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Tickets will also be sold at the door. Find a friend and get your ticket! There will be a free photo booth at this event.
Experience a day in Africa featuring dance, movies, food, hair and panel discussions.
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.
The Center for Multicultural Education is hosting a discussion about biracial relationships.
UNI Alcohol Screening Day offers screening and education to help students identify and stop unhealthy drinking patterns, hopefully before they evolve into substance abuse or substance dependence. Completely confidential, the screening takes only 5-10 minutes; students completing the screening will be entered in a drawing for free prizes. Sponsored by UNI Substance Abuse Services www.uni.edu/subabuse
Campus Activities Board is sponsoring an appearcance by fast rapper George Watsky.
Allen Hays, public policy, will speak about segregation in America's housing policies.
A march as a symbol against segregation will proceed through Maucker Union to the Center for Multicultural Education; an announcment in the CME follows the march.
Come enjoy a night of skating in the Wellness and Recreation Center; learn about the history of the disco era and disco music. Let us take you to "funky town!" There will be a contest for the top two '70s costumes; winners will receive a free ticket to the Stepper's Ball Valentine Dance.