Guest artist Karel Keldermans, carillonneur, will perform at noon at the Campanile on the UNI Campus. Bring your lunch and join us outside for a one of a kind musical experience! This event is free and open to the public.
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Ali Tabei, physics, will present "Topological Constraints and Hindered Diffusion of Molecular Motors."
Did you know qualified UNI students have the unique opportunity to attend one of more than 165 colleges and universities across the U.S. and Canada? National Student Exchange provides this opportunity all while paying UNI tuition. Attend NSE Day to hear from former students about their experiences while on exchange, learn from the NSE coordinators and have all of your questions answered. Visit www.uni.edu/continuinged/nse-day to view the event schedule.
Connect with College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences guest speaker Henry Bevel, attorney, who will present a 'Real Talk' as a professional, as a lawyer and as an African-American man.
The 42nd Annual Carl Becker Memorial Lecture in History will be presented by Ian Worthington, the Curator's Professor of History at the University of Missouri. The title of his lecture is "Macedonia's Greatest King: Philip II or Alexander the Great, and Unwinnable Wars." The lecture is free and open to the public.
Companies of all sizes are realizing the critical impact that China has or will have on their global business expansion. Learn about doing business in China from experts with extensive China experience from manufacturing to tapping into the vast China consumer and business marketplace.
UNIBusiness will host the 2015 Global Trade Issues Conference. The one-day conference addresses issues of concern in the current global environment and features speakers from businesses involved in international trade.
The conference is intended to offer information for Iowans doing business internationally, provide an opportunity for networking with others engaged in international business operations and offer a chance for UNI students and faculty to gain cutting edge insights into global trade practices and issues.
Conference check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. The agenda will include approximately three main speakers, a student competition team presentation during lunch and networking time.
The conference is free but registration is required. Register at Business.uni.edu/GlobalTrade by October 14, 2015. Pre-registered off-campus participants will receive a parking pass and map prior to the conference.
Speakers at this event are Donna Red Wing, head of One Iowa, and Bob Vander Plaats, head of The Family Leader, two leaders with opposing views on gay marriage. Their story has been featured in the Des Moines Register (Dec. 31, 2014) and Washington Post (July 4, 2015). Sponsored by UNI American Democracy Project and the Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President; co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Black Hawk and Bremer Counties. A reception will follow the presentation; free and open to the public.
Donna Hoffman, political science, will moderate a panel that will discuss the history, progress and problems associated with the Voting Rights Act. Panelists are Michael Blackwell, John Johnson, Paul Pate and Scott Peters. The League of Women Voters of Black Hawk-Bremer Counties is a co-sponsor. A reception will follow the presentation; free and open to the public.
Recorded presentation of a lecture by Kim MacLin on how the brain affects eyewitness identification.