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Thursday, February 23, 2017

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"Antarctica: Beyond Ice"

"Antarctica: Beyond Ice"

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 10:00 am to Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 7:00 pm

An exhibition of drawings by Allyson Comstock. This presentation also features the exhibition "Responding to Antarctica," which includes work by students from the UNI Department of Art. Sponsored in part by the National Science Foundation Antarctic Artist and Writers Program. On Wed., Jan. 18 at 6 p.m., Comstock will present a lecture about her work in KAB 111.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

Name: Darrell Taylor
Email: darrell.taylor@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6134

Link to Event: Antarctica: Beyond Ice

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 10:00 am to Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 7:00 pm
 
"Creative Resilience"

"Creative Resilience"

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 10:00 am to Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 7:00 pm

A UNI Permanent Art Collection Exhibition co-curated by Dr. Elizabeth Sutton, which features images of hope, of resilience, of survival.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

Name: Darrell Taylor
Email: darrell.taylor@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6134

Link to Event: Creative Resilience

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 10:00 am to Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 7:00 pm
 
Live Like a Student classes

Live Like a Student classes

Monday, February 20, 2017 - 8:00 am to Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 5:00 pm

Live Like a Student is a free three-week non-credit course that will allow students to explore the concepts of personal budgeting, investing and saving, credit and credit cards, financial aid and identity protection. Courses are offered at a variety of times. Students will receive a Live Like a Student T-shirt as well as the chance to win a $500 scholarship. Space is limited; registration is required.

Location: Room 324, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Colleen Sullivan
Email: colleen.sullivan@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7394

Link to Event: Live Like a Student classes

Monday, February 20, 2017 - 8:00 am to Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 5:00 pm
 
9:30am
Hearst Lecture Series: Sunkoo Yuh

Hearst Lecture Series: Sunkoo Yuh

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 9:30 am

Sunkoo Yuh, Hearst Lectures Series visiting artist, will demonstrate how he makes his figurative ceramic sculpture from 9:30 a.m. to noon and 2 to 4:45p.m. All are welcome.

Location: Room 126, Kamerick Art Building

Contact Information

Name: JoAnn Schnabel
Email: joann.schnabel@guni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2392

Link to Event: NA

 
2:00pm
Spring Academic Advisor Workshop

Spring Academic Advisor Workshop

Thursday, February 23, 2017 -

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The featured speaker for the spring academic advising workshop will be Stephanie Logan, curriculum and instruction. She will present "What Academic Advisors Should Know about Implicit Bias and its Detrimental Effects on Student Success." The conference provides a venue for campus academic advisors and faculty to address information covering best practices, resources and campus updates impacting academic advisors.

Location: University Room, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: David Marchesani
Email: david.marchesani@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
3:30pm
Quick and Easy Strategies for Classroom Discussion

Quick and Easy Strategies for Classroom Discussion

Thursday, February 23, 2017 -

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Susan Hill, CETL, will share strategies for classroom discussion based on "The Discussion Book: 50 Great Ways to Get People Talking."Participants will use some of the book’s suggestions for getting people talking, focusing particularly on the book’s “top ten” strategies for getting discussion going with new groups and democratizing participation. 

Location: Room 378, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Zoe
Email: cetl@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
6:00pm
Psychology Club meeting

Psychology Club meeting

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Please join us for Seong-In Choi's faculty research discussion.

Location: Room 320, Curris Business Building

Contact Information

Name: Tierra Luppen
Email: luppent@uni.edu
Phone: (641) 430-3008

Link to Event: NA

 
7:00pm
Final Thursday Reading Series featuring Rachel Morgan

Final Thursday Reading Series featuring Rachel Morgan

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Rachel Morgan debuts her new poetry chapbook "Honey & Blood, Blood & Honey." Open mic sign up is at 7 p.m.; open mic begins at 7:15 p.m.  (share your best five minutes of original work). Morgan will take the stage at 8 p.m.

Location: Hearst Center for the Arts

Contact Information

Name: Jim O'Loughlin
Email: jim.oloughlin@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2002

Link to Event: Final Thursday Reading Series featuring Rachel Morgan

 
Planetarium Show

Planetarium Show

Thursday, February 23, 2017 -

7:00 pm to 7:40 pm

View the night sky from the warmth and comfort of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences planetarium. Free and open to the public. No cell phones allowed.

Location: 105 Latham

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Planetarium

 
7:30pm
Spotlight Series: Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra with guests

Spotlight Series: Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra with guests

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 7:30 pm

Under the direction of School of Music professor and conductor Rebecca Burkhardt, the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra will offer a spring performance featuring Jiang Liu, guest conductor, as well as Chang Qun Ao and Xiang Ao, featured composers. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX or visit uni.edu/unitix. 

Location: Great Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

Name: Caroline Francis
Email: caroline.francis@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2028

Link to Event: To buy tickets, click here.

 
8:00pm
Planetarium Show

Planetarium Show

Thursday, February 23, 2017 -

8:00 pm to 8:40 pm

View the night sky from the warmth and comfort of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences planetarium. Free and open to the public. No cell phones allowed.

Location: 105 Latham

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Planetarium

 
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