The Relay For Life of UNI is a 10-hour event that brings the college campus and the Cedar Falls community together to remember loved ones lost, honor survivors of all cancers and raise money to help the American Cancer Society make a global impact on cancer.
The goal of the Out of the Darkness Campus Walk is to raise suicide awareness and prevention as well as collect funds for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). The funds raised help create educational programs, develop research, advocate for public policy and provide support for individuals affected by suicide. Registration and check-in will begin at 1 p.m. David Romano from Active Minds will speak at 2p.m. and the walk begins at 3 p.m.
Dance Marathon is partnering with Menchie's Frozen Yogurt for a giveback event. Mention UNI DM when paying and part of the proceeds will go directly to the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital.
See the holiday classic "It's a Wonderful Life" on the big screen, presented by the Film Appreciation Club. Feel free to bring your blankets, get cozy and enjoy the holiday spirit. Admission is free and all are welcome.
Participants will learn about African crafts.
The Film Appreciation Club will watch and discuss the Coen brothers' critically acclaimed film "Inside Llewyn Davis." All are welcome.
The Dance Marathon leadership team will showcase their best skills and auction an item of their choice. All proceeds benefit the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital.
Chad's Pizza will donate a portion of their proceeds to UNI Dance Marathon and the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital. Mention UNI Dance Marathon when placing an order.
Join UNI Dance Marathon for some de-stressing activities. There will be baked goods, color pages, stress balls and hand massages for $1.
Learn about the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance at an open house. Apple cider and cookies will be served. Faculty and current students will be available to answer questions, give personal stories and help with spring semester registration.