Conferences, Workshops and Camps

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Helen Harton, PhD., Professor of Psychology, will present and lead discussion on the ethical issues involved in conducting research projects involving human participants, animal care and use and the potential impacts of research integrity or misconduct on communities and society. Presented by the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs.

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

The Office of Community Engagement will host a Town Hall Meeting to meet community leaders to create partnerships that will support faculty research and scholarship, build service-learning opportunities,  complement classroom instruction and introduce students to service projects.

Sunday, September 27, 2020 (All day)

The UNI School of Music will present its annual workshops for high school student instrumentalists preparing for All-State auditions – but, like the auditions themselves, this year’s workshops will be entirely ONLINE! Our online workshops with UNI faculty artists are free and we’d love you to join us, however registration is required. To register, please visit https://music.uni.edu/allstateworkshopregistration.

Sunday, September 27, 2020 - 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm

The Office of Student Life, in partnership with the Student Wellness Services, provides an interactive alcohol education and bystander training to all members of Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL). This training, called Red Watch Band, is adapted from the program provided by Stony Brook University.

Saturday, October 3, 2020 - 10:00 am

The UNI School of Music presents its annual workshop for high school student string players preparing for All-State competition. This year’s online event is free, but does require registration. For more information, visit https://music.uni.edu/all-state-strings-workshop

Monday, October 12, 2020 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The first of two virtual roundtables, they are an exciting new opportunity to network with UNI colleagues, identify potential collaborators, share ideas and expertise and meet people with similar interests in a fun, informal environment. Participants may give a short presentation on their scholarship, as well as participate in themed breakout sessions. Registration information will be forthcoming at rsp.uni.edu/Training-and-Events.

Sunday, October 18, 2020 (All day)

UNI faculty artist Hannah Porter Occeña will coordinate this ONLINE workshop for flutists. For more information, visit https://music.uni.edu/uni-flute-day

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 9:00 am to 11:00 am

The second of two virtual roundtables, they are an exciting new opportunity to network with UNI colleagues, identify potential collaborators, share ideas and expertise and meet people with similar interests in a fun, informal environment. Participants may give a short presentation on their scholarship, as well as participate in themed breakout sessions. Registration information will be forthcoming at rsp.uni.edu/Training-and-Events.

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.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 8:30 am
Thursday, November 5, 2020 (All day) to Friday, November 6, 2020 (All day)

This annual conference is designed for women leaders and administrators in higher education in Iowa.  Several of the conference concurrent sessions will be presented by UNI faculty and/or staff.  Student scholarships are available.