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Week of September 10, 2017

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"In Good Time"

"In Good Time"

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 7:00 pm

An exhibition of photographs by Doug DuBois organized by Aperture Foundation, New York and Hermés Foundation, Paris and curated by Cory Jacobs. On Thurs., Sept. 7 at 6 p.m., Dubois will present a lecture about his work in Kamerick Art Building, room 111. An opening reception will follow. Note, the Gallery will be closed Mon., Sept. 4 Labor Day. Free and open to the public.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

Name: Darrell Taylor
Email: darrell.taylor@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3095

Link to Event: UNI Gallery of Art

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 7:00 pm
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"Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art"

"Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art"

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm

 A UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition featuring works by George Grosz, Käthe Kollwitz, Robert Indiana, and Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith. It was co-curated by Dr. Charles M. Adelman and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor with didactics by UNI students of art history.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Propaganda? Truth, Lies, & Spin in Art

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 7:00 pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm
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UNI Dance Marathon Dancer Registration Opens Today!

UNI Dance Marathon Dancer Registration Opens Today!

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 (All day)

UNI Dance Marathon 2018 registration is open. College students, faculty, staff, community members and alumni are welcome to register.

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: Erica or Alexis
Email: director@unidancemarathon.com
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Dance Marathon Registration

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 (All day)
 
Midwest International Carillon Festival

Midwest International Carillon Festival

Thursday, September 14, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, September 16, 2017 (All day)

The UNI School of Music will host the second annual Midwest International Carillon, September 14-16. Carillonneurs from around the world have been invited to play concerts and to participate in the conference which will be held on the campus of UNI. For more information, visit music.uni.edu/carillonfestival

Location: UNI Campanile and Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Carillon Festival Informaion

Thursday, September 14, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, September 16, 2017 (All day)
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Before 8am
Biology colloquium

Biology colloquium

Monday, September 11, 2017 -

12:00 am to 1:00 am

Amy Toth: "Interacting Stressors in Honey Bee Health: Landscape, diet, and disease."

Location: Room 001, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
8am
5 Minute Resume Reviews

5 Minute Resume Reviews

Friday, September 15, 2017 -

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Stop by to get a quick resume review before the Career Fair.

Location: Curris Business Building

Contact Information

Name: Laura Wilson
Email: laura.wilson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
5 Minute Resume Reviews

5 Minute Resume Reviews

Friday, September 15, 2017 -

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Stop by to get a quick resume review before the Career Fair.

Location: Book Bistro, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
8am
Advising Network meeting

Advising Network meeting

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 -

8:30 am to 10:00 am

Faculty and staff advisors are invited to join the Advising Network to discuss first semester scheduling for student success and academic advising best practices--bring your ideas to discuss.

Location: Room 319, Curris Business Building

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: NA

 
12pm
Mental Health on Campus: What You Need to Know

Mental Health on Campus: What You Need to Know

Monday, September 11, 2017 - 12:00 pm

Panelists Therese CallaghanDebby Ferguson, Paula Knudson, William PeachLeslie Williams and Melissa Ward will discuss how we can help students in distress and learn about available campus resources for students, faculty and staff to address mental health concerns.

 

Location: Room 378, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Susan Hill
Email: susan.hill@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
The Career Fair for Non-Business Majors

The Career Fair for Non-Business Majors

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 12:00 pm

The Career Fair isn't just for students majoring in business. Come get tips and tricks for making the most of the Career Fair if you aren't a business major.

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
Monthly STEM Chat: K12 STEM Education Funding

Monthly STEM Chat: K12 STEM Education Funding

Thursday, September 14, 2017 -

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

The September UNI STEM Chat session will begin with introductions and sharing of upcoming STEM events and opportunities across campus. Following the September topic will be changes to the Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title Programs affecting STEM: Opportunities and Challenges. We will specifically discuss the changes to Title II & Title IV. The Chats are open to all. Bring your lunch and network with other faculty and staff. 

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Marcy Seavey
Email: seavey@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6253

Link to Event: NA

 
Career Fair Prep: How to Be Really Ready

Career Fair Prep: How to Be Really Ready

Friday, September 15, 2017 - 12:00 pm

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
1pm
UNI Soccer vs. Montana

UNI Soccer vs. Montana

Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 1:00 pm

Location: Cedar Valley Soccer Complex

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: UNI Soccer vs. Montana

 
The 30 Minute Resume

The 30 Minute Resume

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 1:00 pm

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
5 Minute Resume Reviews

5 Minute Resume Reviews

Thursday, September 14, 2017 -

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Stop by to get a quick resume review before the Career Fair.

Location: Curris Business Building

Contact Information

Name: Laura Wilson
Email: laura.wilson@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
5 Minute Resume Reviews

5 Minute Resume Reviews

Thursday, September 14, 2017 -

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Stop by to get a quick resume review before the Career Fair.

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
2pm
Walk the Labyrinth

Walk the Labyrinth

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 -

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The labyrinth is in the form of a circle with a meandering but purposeful path from the edge to the center. While walking the labyrinth, one may feel joy in slowing down the pace of life and find peace, insight, reflection, creativity, relaxation and wisdom. It can be made available for student organizations, events and meetings.

Location: Room 176, Wellness/Recreation Center

Contact Information

Name: Brooke Hottle
Email: bhottle@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 215-9492

Link to Event: Walk the Labyrinth

 
3pm
Training in Human Subjects Protections - Undergraduates

Training in Human Subjects Protections - Undergraduates

Thursday, September 14, 2017 -

3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

This session will cover the ethical principles and regulations regarding research involving humans, including the UNI Institutional Review Board (IRB) review process and procedures. The workshop targets students, but anyone at UNI is welcome to register and attend. Registration is required. (https://ethics.uni.edu/ethics-conference-2017-home/service-learning-work...)

Location: Oak Room, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Emma Welch
Email: welche@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: More information on IRB Training

 
Self Care Friday: Getting It Together for Job and Internship Preparation

Self Care Friday: Getting It Together for Job and Internship Preparation

Friday, September 15, 2017 - 3:00 pm

What does Self Care look like when you are seeking employment? Join us for this special Self Care Friday themed around job and internship preparation.

Self Care Fridays are a new program in the LGBT* Center focused on our students' holistic wellbeing. Drop into the LGBT* Center each Friday afternoon after 3 p.m. for a different self-care activity and to work through what's on your mind. All are welcome.

Location: LGBT* Center

Contact Information

Name: Emily Harsch
Email: emily.harsch@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-5428

Link to Event: Facebook Event

 
4pm
The Career Fair for Non-Business Majors

The Career Fair for Non-Business Majors

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 4:00 pm

The Career Fair isn't just for students majoring in business. Come get tips and tricks for making the most of the Career Fair if you aren't a business major.

Location: Room 287, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Matt Nuese
Email: matthew.nuese@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6857

Link to Event: NA

 
Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminar

Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminar

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 4:00 pm

Cassandra Hayne from the School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina will present "Biochemical Characterization of Lipoprotein Lipase."

Location: Room 201, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Dr. Laura Strauss
Email: laura.strauss@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2052

Link to Event: Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminar

 
6pm
America's Lost Landscape: The Tallgrass Prairie screening and reception

America's Lost Landscape: The Tallgrass Prairie screening and reception

Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Prairie heritage reception and showing of the award-winning documentary film telling the story of the most astonishing alterations of nature in human history. A discussion of future prospects for the tallgrass prairie will follow.

Location: St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 2410 Melrose Drive, Cedar Falls, IA

Contact Information

Name: Daryl Smith
Email: daryl.smith@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 290-4160

Link to Event: NA

 
Faculty Recital: Cayla Bellamy, bassoon – “Vivaldi”

Faculty Recital: Cayla Bellamy, bassoon – “Vivaldi”

Monday, September 11, 2017 - 6:00 pm

This "greatest hits" recital will explore selections from Vivaldi's 37 bassoon concerti, a quantity second only to those he wrote for the violin. Cayla Bellamy will perform alongside UNI's Lynn Worcester and her Double or Nothing colleague MSN J. Benjamin Smith, also joined by UNI student bassoonists Anya Shorey, Annalea Milligan, Laura Sabotta, Jarod Kral, and Josh Carlo. This event is free and open to the public. 

Location: Davis Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
The UNI Financial Literacy Club kickoff event

The UNI Financial Literacy Club kickoff event

Monday, September 11, 2017 - 6:00 pm

The UNI Financial Literacy Club kickoff will include drawings totalling $1,000 in cash and an iPad.

Location: Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Mike Finley
Email: finlemaa@uni.edu
Phone: (580) 483-5811

Link to Event: The Financial Literacy Club Kickoff Event

 
Guest Recital: Andrew Smith, tuba

Guest Recital: Andrew Smith, tuba

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Visiting artist Andrew Smith will present a tuba recital. Smith currently serves as the Director of Athletic Bands and Assistant Professor of Low Brass at Campbell University and Principal Tuba in the Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra. Smith is an active performer and educator on low brass, as well as an active adjudicator, clinician, and director for the marching arts. He holds degrees from Ithaca College, Renton Technical College, the Eastman School of Music, and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. This event is free and open to the public. 

Location: Davis Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
Lecture: Randy Ploog, “Manierre Dawson and the Prevalence of Inspiration”

Lecture: Randy Ploog, “Manierre Dawson and the Prevalence of Inspiration”

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Randy Ploog is a UNI alumnus and art historian at The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA.

Location: KAB 111

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Lecture: Randy Ploog

 
7pm
Diversity Colloquium 2017: African American Labor History in Waterloo

Diversity Colloquium 2017: African American Labor History in Waterloo

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Facilitator: Niria White, UNI undergraduate history major

Niria White is currently working on a research project and Grout museum exhibit that narrates the impact of African American workers in Waterloo. Her talk traces African American settlement in Waterloo during the Great Migration and beyond, focusing on their many contributions to the city of Waterloo, using historical records, artifacts and personal interviews. By exploring the history of African Americans in Waterloo, White counters the idea that African Americans have only been politically active in the Civil Rights era.

 

Location: Room 301, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Susan Hill
Email: cetl@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
44th Annual Carl L. Becker Memorial Lecture

44th Annual Carl L. Becker Memorial Lecture

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 7:00 pm

The 44th Annual Carl L. Becker Memorial Lecture in History will be presented by James Livingston, Organization of American Historians Distinguished Lecturer and Professor of History at Rutgers University. The title of his lecture is ""F%#* Work, A Manifesto: Why Full Employment Is a Bad Idea, or What Is to Be Done When Work Disappears." The lecture is free and open to the public.

Location: Room 115, Seerley Hall

Contact Information

Name: Robert F. Martin
Email: robert.martin@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2097

Link to Event: NA

 
CAB Film: "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales"

CAB Film: "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales"

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 7:00 pm

CAB Film will show "Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. There will be under the sea themed snacks, a prize giveaway and a pirate-themed photo booth. 

Location: Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
Exhibit: Doctors and Nurses as Rescuers in Humanitarian Crises

Exhibit: Doctors and Nurses as Rescuers in Humanitarian Crises

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 7:00 pm

"Doctors and Nurses as Rescuers in Humanitarian Crises," a traveling exhibit produced by the UNI Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education, profiles doctors, nurses and small teams who used their medical training and skills to rescue large numbers of people threatened by humanitarian crisis, usually in the context of armed conflict. The exhibit spans the late 19th century up to the present, in countries on four different continents. An opening reception will be Thursday, Sept. 14 with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. and a short presentation Stephen J. Gaies at 7 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.This event is free and open to the public.

Location: Allen College of Nursing, 1990 Heath St, Waterloo

Contact Information

Name: Stephen J. Gaies
Email: gaies@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3870

Link to Event: NA

 
Philosophy Club meeting

Philosophy Club meeting

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Join the Philosophy Club to discuss virtue. All majors are welcome; food and drinks are provided. 

Location: Room 2089, Bartlett Hall

Contact Information

Name: Nicole Baxter
Email: baxtern@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
Film Appreciation Club: "United 93"

Film Appreciation Club: "United 93"

Friday, September 15, 2017 - 7:00 pm

In memory of the victims of 9/11, the Film Appreciation Club will screen "United 93." The the film, directed by Paul Greengrass, presents the events aboard the titular flight in real time. Admission is free and all are welcome>

Location: Room 111, Kamerick Art Building

Contact Information

Name: Clinton Olsasky
Email: olsaskyc@uni.edu
Phone: (515) 344-7949

Link to Event: Film Appreciation Club: "United 93"

 
7pm
Guest and Faculty Recital: Adam Kolker, tenor saxophone, with UNI faculty artists

Guest and Faculty Recital: Adam Kolker, tenor saxophone, with UNI faculty artists

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 7:30 pm

Visiting artist Adam Kolker, tenor saxophone, will perform with UNI jazz faculty artists. Kolker is a multi-talented performer, composer and arranger. He performed and recorded with latin-jazz artist Ray Barretto from 1994 through 2002 (with whom he received two Grammy nominations). He also has appeared and/or appears regularly in New York City with such groups as the Village Vanguard Orchestra, the Maria Schneider Big Band, the Gil Evans Orchestra and more. This event is free and open to the public. 

Location: Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
Guest Recital: Ryan Gardner, trumpet, and Rebecca Wilt, piano

Guest Recital: Ryan Gardner, trumpet, and Rebecca Wilt, piano

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 7:30 pm

Visiting artists Ryan Gardner, trumpet, and Rebecca Wilt, piano, will present a recital. Gardner current serves as Associate Professor of Trumpet at Oklahoma State University, and has an extensive career as an educator, solo and orchestral performer, and chamber musician. Wilt serves as vocal coach and collaborative pianist at University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and has received national and international recognition as a virtuoso collaborative pianist and coach. This event is free and open to the public. 

Location: Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music Events

 
9pm
Observatory Show

Observatory Show

Thursday, September 14, 2017 -

9:00 pm to 10:00 pm

View the night sky through the computer controlled telescope at the Earth and Environmental Science Observatory. This event is free and open to the public; meet before 9 p.m. to get to the observatory (near the polar bear). No late admissions will be allowed; no food or drink and no cellphones or other electronic devices can be used during the observatory visit.

Location: Room 137, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Siobahn Morgan
Email: morgans@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2389

Link to Event: EES Observatory

 
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