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Wednesday, Nov 30, 2011

My UNI Weekend is a digest of weekend (Thursday - Sunday) entertainment and recreation opportunities at UNI, mailed on Thursday mornings during fall and spring semesters. Submission deadline is noon, Wednesday. Submissions will be rejected if sponsorship by a university department, program or organization is not clear.

THURSDAY EVENTS

COMMUNITY EVENTS
TIME MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP

Are you struggling with managing your time as the end of the semester approaches? Come to a time management workshop from 1 to 1:50 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 1, in 035 ITTC. To register, email emily.borcherding@uni.edu.

RHO EPSILON MEETING

This week is the final club meeting. Staff from Wells Fargo Commercial Asset Management division will speak at 5 p.m., Thursday, in 225 CBB. They have several full-time positions open as well as potential internship opportunities, so bring a resume. Officer elections will also be held. Following the meeting, the group will go to the OP for pizza.

COMMUNICATION STUDENT ASSOCIATION (CSA) WINTER SOCIAL

CSA will host an end-of-the-semester holiday celebration at 6 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 1, in the Presidential Room, MAU. The group will enjoy food and drinks (which will be provided), as well as create Christmas cards for residents at the New Aldaya Lutheran Home. All are welcome to join. RSVP to unicsa2@gmail.com by noon, Monday, Nov. 28.

UNI STUDENT COMPOSER’S CONCERT

UNI School of Music student composers will showcase their work in a recital at 6 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 1, in Davis Hall, GBPAC. This event is free and open to the public.

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

UNI Women's Basketball faces off against Southeast Missouri State at 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 1, in the McLeod Center.

UNI STUDENT CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT

UNI students will offer a chamber music concert at 8 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 1, in Davis Hall, GBPAC. This event is free and open to the public.

FRIDAY EVENTS

NORTHERN IOWA BACH CANTATA SERIES

The Northern Iowa Bach Cantata Series will host a brown bag lunch performance at 12:15 p.m., Friday, Dec. 2, in the GBPAC lobby. Members of the UNI Cantorei, Wind Symphony and Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra will collaborate under the direction of conductor John Len Wiles to present Bach’s "Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland I, BWV 61." This event is free and open to the public. Bring your lunch.

UNI HOLIDAY POTTERY SALE

Buy unique pieces of handmade pottery made by UNI students at the UNI Holiday Pottery Sale, from 3 to 7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 2 and noon to 3 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, in the Ceramics Lab, 126 KAB.

SUMMER CAPSTONE IN FRANCE 2012

Learn about traveling to France for two weeks to receive UNI Capstone credit from 3 to 4 p.m., Friday, Dec. 2, in 25 GIL. If interested, but unable to attend, please contact study-abroad@uni.edu.

NCAA VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT

UNI Volleyball will host the first and second rounds of the NCAA Volleyball tournament. Florida will face Missouri at 5 p.m. and UNI will face Niagara at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2, in the McLeod Center.

UNI VARSITY MEN’S GLEE CLUB CHRISTMAS VARIETY SHOWS

The UNI Varsity Men's Glee Club will offer a holiday at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Dec. 2, in the Great Hall, GBPAC. These sell-out events feature the Men's Glee Club performing holiday favorites and winter songs. For tickets, call 273-4TIX.

UNISTA PRESENTS 'THE YELLOW BOAT'

The UNI Student Theater Association will present "The Yellow Boat," at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Dec. 2, in the Bertha Martin Theatre, SWT. The play is based on the true story of the playwright’s hemophiliac son who contracted AIDS during a blood transfusion. Admission is $4.  Money raised is for the organization Keep a Child Alive. For more information, visit www.UNISTAonline.org.

RHAVE DANCE PARTY

The RHAve dance party will be from 9 p.m. to midnight, Dec. 2, in the Commons Ballroom above the 23rd St. Market. There will be a photo booth and music.

SATURDAY EVENTS

UNI COMMUNITY MUSIC SCHOOL RECITAL WEEKEND

The UNI Community Music School will present their fall recitals on Saturday, Dec. 3, starting at 8 a.m., in Russell Hall. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.uni.edu/music/communitymusicschool

CAMP ADVENTURE LEADERSHIP ASSESSMENT CENTER (INTERVIEW)

The Camp Adventure Youth Services program provides an opportunity for college students to participate in a valuable service-learning experience. A Camp Adventure Leadership Assessment Center will take place from 8:45 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, in 204 WRC. RSVP to hr@campadventure.com to confirm your attendance. The program is open to all majors. For more information, fill out an interest card online at www.campadventure.com, call 273-5948 or email staff.development@campadventure.com.

WRESTLING

UNI Wrestling will host the UNI Open starting at 9 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, in the West Gym. 

TKD PROMOTIONAL TESTING

Experience live, the excitement of martial art at the 253rd promotional testing of the UNI Tae Kwon-Do Club at 11 a.m. 
Saturday, Dec. 3, in 176 WRC. For more information, visit www.unitkd.com/index40.htm.

UNI HOLIDAY POTTERY SALE

Buy unique pieces of handmade pottery made by UNI students at the UNI Holiday Pottery Sale, from noon to 3 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, in the Ceramics Lab, 126 KAB.

MEN'S BASKETBALL

UNI Men's Basketball takes on Colorado State at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, in the McLeod Center.

UNI VARSITY MEN’S GLEE CLUB CHRISTMAS VARIETY SHOWS

The UNI Varsity Men's Glee Club will offer holiday concerts at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, in the Great Hall, GBPAC. These sell-out events feature the Men's Glee Club performing holiday favorites and winter songs. For tickets, call 273-4TIX.

FOOTBALL - NCAA FCS PLAYOFFS

UNI Football goes head-to-head with Wofford at 4 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, at the UNI-Dome.

NCAA VOLLEYBALL ROUND II

UNI Volleyball will host the first and second rounds of the NCAA Volleyball tournament. The winners of Friday's games will face each other on Saturday at 7:30 p.m., in the McLeod Center. 

UNISTA PRESENTS 'THE YELLOW BOAT'

The UNI Student Theater Association will present "The Yellow Boat," at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, in the Bertha Martin Theatre, SWT. The play is based on the true story of the playwright’s hemophiliac son who contracted AIDS during a blood transfusion. Admission is $4.  Money raised is for the organization Keep a Child Alive. For more information, visit www.UNISTAonline.org.

SUNDAY EVENTS

UNI COMMUNITY MUSIC SCHOOL RECITAL WEEKEND

The UNI Community Music School will present their fall recitals on Sunday, Dec. 4, starting at 8 a.m., Russell Hall. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.uni.edu/music/communitymusicschool.

INTERIOR DESIGN SENIOR PORTFOLIO SHOW

The graduating class of senior interior design students will show their portfolio work from 1 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 4, in the GBPAC lobby. Light refreshments will be provided. All are welcome. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/#!/event.php?eid=145122455578284.

UNISTA PRESENTS 'THE YELLOW BOAT'

The UNI Student Theater Association will present "The Yellow Boat," at 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 4, in the Bertha Martin Theatre, SWT. The play is based on the true story of the playwright’s hemophiliac son who contracted AIDS during a blood transfusion. Admission is $4.  Money raised is for the organization Keep a Child Alive. For more information, visit www.UNISTAonline.org.