The first LGBT(ea) Time, co-hosted by Black Student Union, will focus on anti-trans and anti-Black violence, as well as intersections of race and gender identity as they relate to Trans Day of Remembrance. Student leaders will speak and there will be time for group discussion and self-reflection. The event is open to anyone, but allies to LGBTQ+ students and students of color are encouraged to participate. Feel free to bring your lunch.
The Film Appreciation Club will screen the film "Fight Club."
In many African cultures, beads have played an important role in the lives of Africans by creating string of beads that promote identity and personality, as well as status. Participants will learn about how different cultures in Africa use beads in everyday life.
Join UNI Dance Marathon for a film screening and personal account of raising a child with a rare, life threatening disease. Froyum Roise, sociology, anthropology and criminology, will talk about her experience as a mother of a child diagnosed with Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome (C.C.H.S).
Take a military challenge. It could be trivia; it could be a physical challenge. Earn prizes.
RSVP by Friday, Nov. 4. Admission is free. Elegant attire or dress is requested.
Thomas R. Jones, Vietnam War veteran and author of the book, "Lost Survivor: The Novel of a Black Soldier's Journey to Vietnam and Back," will be available for a "meet and greet." Jones will be the guest speaker at the military ball.
This is a day long photo scavenger hunt. Pick up the list in the morning and return it by 4 p.m. showing the photos you have taken of the targets. The team or individual with the most points wins. A trivia question will be the tie breaker. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third places.
The proceeds from the UNIVA bake sale will benefit the UNI Veterans Association