Conferences, Workshops and Camps
The Intent to Compete in this business plan competition is due March 28 to BCS 128. Three business plans selected from the UNI regions will compete against 12 other business plans from other regions in the state for 3 $5000 awards on May 2 in Des Moines.
The Rod Library is hosting a mini comic book convention. The event will include gaming competitions, trivia contests, costume contests, panel discussions, guest speakers and an artist/author alley.
Learn the basics of small business accounting and taxes. Advanced registration is required.
Learn the basics of managerial accounting for the small business. Advanced registration is required.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Amanda McCandless will coordinate and host this day-long event celebrating clarinet study and performance. Guest artist Michael Lowenstern will perform and present at the event. For more information, contact Amanda.McCandless@uni.edu.
School of Music instructor of music education Michelle Swanson will coordinate this workshop. For more information, contact Michelle.Swanson@uni.edu.
UNI School of Music faculty artists Melinda Boyd and Alison Altstatt will coordinate and host the first-annual Iowa Musicology Conference at UNI. For more information, contact Melinda.Boyd@uni.edu.
Continuing and Distance Education will host the 4th Annual Distance Education Conference, highlighting educational resources for teaching and learning. New this year will be a digital showcase of online courses as well as breakout sessions led by UNI faculty and staff. Keynote speaker is Leslie Kennedy, Ed.D., Director, Affordable Learning Solutions, Academic Technology Services, The California State University.
School of Music professors and conductors Ronald Johnson and S. Daniel Galyen will coordinate a day-long workshop for visiting Iowa high school bands featuring Cedar Rapids Prairie High School, Oskaloosa High School, Clarinda High School, Earlham High School and Harlan High School. This event is free but requires registration. Contact email@example.com for more information.
Spend an evening with illustrator and UNI graduate Gary Kelley and children's author J. Patrick Lewis as they present a gallery talk about their work together. This will be a more intimate opportunity to talk with Gary Kelley and J. Patrick Lewis about their books and view original art from the books. A new piece of art that Gary Kelley has created for the Elementary Literacy Conference will be showcased. Books will be available for purchase and both gentlemen will be available for autographs. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to meet the author/poet and illustrator together. Refreshments will be provided. This event is free and open to the public.
The 46th Elementary Literacy Conference (formerly the Beginning Reading Conference) will include multiple sessions on topics in the area of literacy, arts integration and the Common Core standards. It will feature Gary Kelley, illustrator, and J. Patrick Lewis, poet and prose writer, as the keynote speakers.They have worked together to create several award winning books such as And the Soldiers Sang and The Stolen Smile. Many of their books will be available for purchase and they will be available to sign books throughout the day.
To fulfill professional development goals, presentations will align with the Iowa Core Curriculum and the National Common Core Standards.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Ann Bradfield will coordinate and host this day-long event celebrating saxophone study and performance. Guest artist Idit Shner will perform and present at the event. For more information, contact Ann.Bradfield@uni.edu.
The UNI Community Music School will host their spring recitals. For more information on this event, contact Cindi Mason at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Opportunity for UNI tenure and tenure-track faculty to participate in UNI Faculty Leadership in Sustainability Education Summer Institute. Apply by Friday, March 21. Selected participants will receive $2,000 stipends.
A professional development annual conference for female administrators and leaders in higher education in Iowa.