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Monday, October 26, 2020 - 6:30 pm

This event has been postponed. It will be held in spring 2021. 

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Susan Etscheidt, Department Head and Professor of Special Education, will moderate a discussion on ethical principles for the framework, design, and conduct of qualitative research, including how to conceptualize research questions, engage participants and their voices in the process, and avoid objectification and "othering", particularly in disability studies. Presented by the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs.

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 3:00 pm

Alpha Psi Omega is excited to announce our first event of the semester, our Pumpkin Painting fundraiser. We will be painting pumpkins in the Arts Courtyard on Saturday, October 24 at 3 p.m. Bring your own blanket and plan to social distance. We’ll provide you with a pumpkin for $3, with an optional $3 charge if you need painting supplies. A portion of the proceeds will go towards Panther Pantry and other food banks in the area in place of our annual Rocky Horror food drive. Click on the link below so we can get an idea of interest, deadline to sign up is Thursday, October 15.  We can’t wait to see you there.

Friday, October 23, 2020 - 7:00 pm

Vampire housemates try to cope with the complexities of modern life and show a newly turned hipster some of the perks of being undead. Come join Film Appreciation Club in a screening of this Halloween comedy!

Friday, October 23, 2020 - 4:30 pm

The UNI Panther Marching Band is ready to play! Please note: the venue for this event has been changed and will now be held in the Dome. Masks and socially distancing will be required. 

Friday, October 23, 2020 - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Feeling overwhelmed by 2020? Let out your frustrations by taking a few hits at a car! This exciting event is organized by students in Dr. Matthew Bunker's Marketing Strategy Course. Everyone is welcome, and proper safety measures will be in place to ensure a fun and safe event.

Price (cash and credit/debit cards accepted):

$2 for 1 Hit

$3 for 5 Hits

$5 for 10 Hits

Masks and closed toe shoes are required. Gloves and safety goggles will be provided with proper cleaning and sanitation. 

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 4:00 pm

A variety of local produce, jam, jelly, bread, meat and eggs will be available. Located in the parking lot next to Octopus.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 7:00 pm

Faculty artist Alexander Pershounin will coordinate a studio recital featuring UNI students performing on double bass. Please note, this event is not open to the public, but can be viewed online at

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 7:00 pm
Interdepartmental round table discussion of Presidential politics, from the past to current events Prof. Robert Dise, Department of History, UNI; Prof. Donna Hoffman, Department of Political Science, UNI; Prof. Fernando Calderon, Department of History, UNI and

Prof. Donna Maier, Department of History, UNI.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 6:45 pm to 9:00 pm

UNI Interpreters Theatre presents...

TALES OF YOU AND I: An Alumni Storytelling Performance
Wed 10/21 7PM
Zoom ID: 515-603-2608

645 - ZOOM Pre-Show: Hosted by Karen Mitchell & Doug Shaw
7PM -YOUTUBE Watch Party: “Tales of You and I”
815 -ZOOM Aftershow: Q&A with Performers

Join us for a special night of storytelling by some of the brightest stars in the history of our program as they spin tales of you and I.

Featuring UNI Interpreters Theatre and Communication & Media alumni Brian Davis (MA 2002), Jorge De Leon (MA 2013), Jenn Freitag (MA 2006), Ali Horsted (BA 2010), and Dawne McClure (MA 2016). Hosted by Karen Mitchell and Doug Shaw.

We will gather on Zoom before and after the show to chat about UNI memories and the performances!

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

LMA & UNI-SHRM presents: Salary Negotiations Workshop!

Hosted by Dr. Russell Guay

via zoom:

If you are interested please email either Brooke Koppes ( or Kaylee Wurth (

Register via google docs at:

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 4:00 pm

Dynamic Monte Carlo Modeling or RAD51/RPA Protein Interactions

Aaron Kirchman

Senior, BS Physics Major

Modeling the Griffiths phase using pre-formed clusters - I

Aaron Janaszak

Senior, BS Physics Major

Development of a Nanocellulose 3D printer

Nathan Schmidt

Senior, BS Physics Major

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 11:00 am to 2:30 pm

In collaboration with LifeServe Blood Center, the 2020 Fall Blood Drive will take place on Wednesday, October 21 from 11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. in the Lower Lounge of the WRC. To find a time that works best for you, please register at this link: Thank you for being a lifesaving link!

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 7:00 pm

Majors in Minutes is an annual opportunity to help students explore UNI majors.  This event uses a speed-dating style approach to connect students with seniors in each major.  This is a great way to explore majors (or possibly even minors) of interest!  The event runs from 7-9 p.m. and rotations will be every 15 minutes so you can visit up to eight different majors.  Students must pre-register on our website in order to receive the Zoom link.

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 3:30 pm

Annual meeting of the UNI Faculty. Remarks by President Nook, Provost Wohlpart and faculty leaders. Recognition of faculty award winners. Updated location - the meeting will now be virtual.

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 3:00 pm

Help welcome our new colleagues to campus. 

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

From the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs - Cost transfers - what are they and what’s the big deal? This training forum will provide a detailed look at cost transfers including journal entries, labor distribution adjustments and other issues.

Monday, October 19, 2020 (All day) to Friday, October 23, 2020 (All day)

Video release of the Women & Gender Studies The Clothesline Project 2020 Bearing Witness, via email, website, and Facebook - Friday, October 23. Sabin Hall previous years Bearing Witness exhibit - Monday, October 19 through Friday, October 23.

Sunday, October 18, 2020 (All day)

UNI faculty artist Hannah Porter Occeña will coordinate this ONLINE workshop for flutists. For more information, visit

Friday, October 16, 2020 - 7:00 pm

After a space merchant vessel receives an unknown transmission as a distress call, one of the crew is attacked by a mysterious life form and they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun. Come join Film Appreciation Club in a screening of this horror classic!