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RECONTRACTING: On-Campus Housing Room Selection for Current UNI Students

RECONTRACTING: On-Campus Housing Room Selection for Current UNI Students

Monday, February 10, 2020 (All day) to Wednesday, February 19, 2020 (All day)

Current UNI students who wish to live on campus for the 2020-21 academic year can begin to select their room. (Students currently living off campus must have a completed housing contract to participate.) Students may reserve their room in any hall and select a meal plan. Priority reservation dates were distributed to students in January. Students can check the date and time of their individual priority reservation date by logging-in to the housing & dining contract. Priority reservation dates run through Feb. 19. Students on the Live 2 Succeed program will have first pick.

Location: UNI Residence Halls

Contact Information

Name: Department of Residence
Email: residence@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2333

Link to Event: Learn more about recontracting.

Monday, February 10, 2020 (All day) to Wednesday, February 19, 2020 (All day)
 
"Paper Giants"

"Paper Giants"

Monday, January 13, 2020 - 10:00 am to Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 5:00 pm

"Paper Giants" is an ongoing project between Ky Anderson, Meg Lipke and Vicki Sher. The artists met in New York where they live and work. They will present a public lecture on Thursday, January 23 at 6 p.m. in KAB 111, and an opening reception will follow. Sponsored in part by the Florence Hartwig Foundation and in association with the UNI Printmaking Labs. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday; noon to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday; and by appointment. Please note, the Gallery will be closed Jan. 20th for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Free and open to the public.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: "Paper Giants" art exhibition

Monday, January 13, 2020 - 10:00 am to Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 5:00 pm
 
"Empowered"

"Empowered"

Monday, January 13, 2020 - 10:00 am to Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 5:00 pm

"Empowered" is a UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition presented in the Mary Haskell-Hansen Room of the Gallery. It was co-curated by Dr. Elizabeth Sutton and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor. Featured artists include Gladys Nilsson, Birgit Skiold, Sister Mary Corita Kent, Yayoi Kusama, UNI art instructors and alumni as well as objects from UNI Special Collections. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday; noon to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday; and by appointment. Please note, the Gallery will be closed Jan. 20th for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Free and open to the public. The exhibition will continue March 23 – April 18 and April 27 – May 9.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: "Empowered"

Monday, January 13, 2020 - 10:00 am to Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 5:00 pm
 
World War I : Lessons and Legacies

World War I : Lessons and Legacies

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 (All day) to Saturday, February 15, 2020 (All day)

Rod Library will have a special exhibition exploring how the lessons and legacies of World War I continue to affect the United States today. World War I: Lessons and Legacies is on view Jan. 6-Feb. 15. The poster exhibition is courtesy of the Smithsonian and The United States World War I Centennial Commission. UNI Museum and Special Collections & University Archives will display artifacts supporting the exhibit. 
 
At noon Wednesday, Jan. 22, Emily Machen, history department, will present "Warriors, Caregivers, and Patriots: Women's Experiences in the First World War" followed by a Special Collections and University Archives open house from 1 to 3 p.m. At noon Wednesday, Jan. 29, Thomas Connors, history department, will present "For the Fallen: Military Cemeteries of the Western Front." Both presentations will be in the ScholarSpace, 301 LIB. The exhibition is on the main floor of Rod Library.

Location: Rod Library, Learning Commons Exhibition Wall

Contact Information

Name: JulieAnn Beddow
Email: lib-prc@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Rod Library exhibit

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 (All day) to Saturday, February 15, 2020 (All day)
 
10am
Spring Volunteer Fair

Spring Volunteer Fair

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Network with more than 50 local nonprofit organizations as well as find volunteer and internship opportunities in the Cedar Valley.

Location: Old Central Ballroom, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Olivia Sickelka
Email: community.engagement@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-5600

Link to Event: NA

 
Love a Donor

Love a Donor

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

UNI students are invited to participate in UNI's Love a Donor event. Write a thank you card to a UNI donor and receive a sweet treat or giveaway item. 

Location: Maucker Union and Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
11am
Using Rod Library Online as a Graduate Student

Using Rod Library Online as a Graduate Student

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 11:00 am to 11:50 am

Leila Rod-Welch, Library Services, will help you to hone your library research skills using Rod Library Online including how to find quality books and scholarly articles. Learn how to use advanced search capabilities to access specialized databases, explore features of Google Scholar and identify your Library Liason and how they can help. 

Location: Rod Library Room 373

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
Wellness Wednesdays

Wellness Wednesdays

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Experience rejuvenating and interactive activities. We're here to offer support and provide opportunities for you to relax and unwind during the busyness of your day. Drop-in every Wednesday while classes are in session. Email wellness@uni.edu for more details.

Location: Room 286, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Shawna Haislet
Email: shawna.haislet@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6119

Link to Event: NA

 
1pm
Conquering the Cover Letter

Conquering the Cover Letter

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 1:00 pm to 1:50 pm

A well-written customized cover letter complements your resume and can set you apart from other applicants. Susie Schwieger, Graduate College, will review the format, components of the cover letter and tips on the effective writing of this document. 

Location: Rod Library ScholarSpace Room 301

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
7pm
"Occupied Territory: Policing Black America" lecture by Simon Balto

"Occupied Territory: Policing Black America" lecture by Simon Balto

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 7:00 pm

Simon Balto, assistant professor of African American history at the University of Iowa, presents "Occupied Territory: Policing Black America". He will go through the rise and fall of the Black Power movement to the Black Lives Matter movement and current tentions between Black communities and police. This lecture is part of the Phi Alpha Theta lecture series.

Location: Room 115, Seerley Hall

Contact Information

Name: Cordelia Martin
Email: cordelia.martin@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2097

Link to Event: Occupied Territory: Policing Black America

 
Auditions for "Wounds Run Deeper"

Auditions for "Wounds Run Deeper"

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 7:00 pm

For questions or to schedule an alternate audition time, email the director at: carnaaab@uni.edu. No preparation or experience is necessary.

Location: Room 040, Lang Hall

Contact Information

Name: UNI Interpreters Theatre - Lang Hall 040
Email: interptheatre@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3793

Link to Event: NA

 
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