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Special Events

Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 3:00 pm

NGSO is the first in the "Building Graduate Community" 2016‐17 Professional Development Series sponsored by the Graduate College. The event includes opportunities to learn about resources to support graduate student success. Fifteen offices are scheduled to participate in the Campus Resource Fair from 3 to 3:30 p.m. followed by a welcome by Kavita Dhanwada, Graduate College. There will be presentations by Christina Geweke, Office of Business Operation, on how students can manage their university bill and Leila Rod‐Welch, Rod Library, on using the library like a graduate student.

Thursday, August 25, 2016 -
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
The 4th Annual Harvest Festival will showcase students' work in the garden. Live music will be by Cassie O’Meara. Food made from garden vegetables will be available at no charge.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 7:00 pm

Officers and members from the Multicultural Teaching Alliance, the TESOL/Linguistics Club, the Student Association of Middle Level Educators, the Student Reading Association and the Technology and Engineering Education Collegiate Association will share popsicles with new and returning education majors on the lawn near the Campanile. 

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 -
10:30 am to 1:30 pm

Make your first impression count. Stop by the Learning Commons to have your free professional headshot taken and review your resume with Career Services.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 -
11:00 am to 3:00 pm

The Study Abroad Fair will feature more than 50 exhibitors. Attendees will learn about study abroad opportunities and meet past participants, faculty and staff. Information about financial aid, scholarships, credit transfer, international travel, and study-work-internship-research volunteer abroad opportuities will be available. Admission is free. Passport Day will be observed during the fair. The Black Hawk County Recorder's office will assist with passport renewals or applications for new passports.

Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 6:00 pm

UNI School of Music faculty artist Dr. Alison Altstatt will present a lecture titled "Strangers in a Strange Land: Spanish Chant Manuscript Leaves in the UNI Permanent Art Collection" with medieval chants from the manuscript leaves performed by UNI Cantorei. This event is free and open to the public. 

Monday, September 19, 2016 - 3:00 pm

A reception to welcome new faculty to campus. Light snacks and drinks will be served.

Friday, September 23, 2016 - 7:30 pm

Get ready for a celebration and join us to collect your postcards from the Scholarship Benefit Concert! The evening will be filled with exceptional performances by student and faculty musicians as well as guest artist Laurie Smukler, violin, faculty artists Ross Winter, violin, Heather Peyton, oboe, Katherine Osborne, mezzo-soprano, James Jenkins, piano, Cayla Bellamy, bassoon and Polina Khatsko, piano, as well as the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra, Combined UNI Choirs, the Northern Iowa Wind Symphony, as well as a dazzling post-concert champagne reception where the music and excitement of the evening continue.
Please join us for this exciting event and help to support student scholarships at UNI’s School of Music. For more information on this event or becoming a Special Donor, contact Caroline Francis at (319) 273-2028. To order tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 -
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Friday, October 7, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Food, fun and activities. Come connect with others and learn about Hispanic culture.

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 7:00 pm

Join Employee Well-being along with your family for an outdoor movie social. 

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 11:00 am

Employee Benefits and Well-being Fair will take place.

Friday, December 2, 2016 (All day)

For more details on specific locations of area auditions or times, contact the School of Music office at (319) 273-2024. 

Monday, February 13, 2017 (All day)

The UNI Job and Internship Fair will feature more than 120 organizations including employers and non-profits. All majors and grade levels are encouraged to attend.

Saturday, April 1, 2017 -
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Rod Library's fouth annual mini comic con will feature artists, panelists, games, crafts, comics and more. Free and open to the public.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 (All day)

The Tenth Annual Graduate Student Symposium showcases the research and creative works of the graduate student community. The event includes poster presentations, oral presentations and creative performances. 

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 9:00 am

The event features creative performances, oral presentations and poster presentations by graduate students. Graduate faculty will serve as judges.

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