Darwin Week is an annual lecture series hosted by the UNI Freethinkers and Inquirers that promotes skepticism and reasoning in a variety of areas. Faculty lectures begin at 12:30 p.m. with a special guest keynote speaker at 7 p.m.
The Graduation Fair is an opportunity to complete all things related to graduation and commencement for those graduating this spring or student teaching in the fall. Offices that will be available include the Office of the Registrar, University Book and Supply, the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships and more. Come ready for your picture to be taken by Lifetouch and record a message to your friends and family for the commencement video.
The Pride Weeks Drag Ball will feature drag performers raising money for the Cedar AIDS Support System (CASS) to help those living with HIV/AIDS and their loved ones. Admission is free; tipping and donations are encouraged. Everyone is welcome.
The Weekly Film Appreciation Club will view the critically acclaimed comedy-drama "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl" on the big screen. There will be an optional discussion following the film. Admission is free and all are welcome.
Each year colleges and universities across the country recognize the importance of the student work experience during National Student Employment Week. Take the time to thank the more than 5,000 students who work at UNI for all they do!
Want to get that jump start on your fitness goal for the new year or continue your workout plan with a fun twist? You can attend a Kosama session at 8 or 9 a.m. and all proceeds will go to UNI Dance Marathon. The cost is $5.
Buffalo Wild Wings in Cedar Falls will host a giveback month for UNI Dance Marathon. Mention to your server that you are with UNI Dance Marathon and 10% of sales will be donated. Dine in and take out orders qualify.
Join the Panhellenic Council and chapter women for an informational session and bingo night. Learn more about each sorority chapter on campus and informal recruitment, meet chapter women and play sorority bingo.
Green Zone Training is for faculty, students and staff who want to learn more about the military affiliated student experience. The goal is to train members of the UNI community to know more about the issues and concerns faced by military affiliated students and to identify individuals who are available to support these students. These individuals are not expected to be experts who can “solve problems.” They are individuals who can lend a sympathetic ear and help the student veteran identify and connect with the appropriate resources. To register, contact Norman Ferguson.
This is the annual fundraiser for Art for El Salvador. There will be an art sale and silent auction; proceeds will be used to promote education in impoverished communities in El Salvador. Entertainment will be provided by Tropicante, The Brazilian 2wins and Magic by Eric. Refreshments will be served.