Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 8:00 am to Friday, April 9, 2021 - 10:00 pm
The Mary Ann Bolton Undergraduate Research Award celebrates the extraordinary research, scholarship and creative work of UNI's undergraduate students. These awards are given to students who demonstrate excellence in research using library resources conducted in support of an undergraduate paper or project carried out under the guidance of a UNI Faculty member or approved mentor. You can find the submission process and eligibility guidelines at https://library.uni.edu/about-us/mary-ann-bolton-undergraduate-research-award. The deadline to apply is Friday, April 9.
10th Annual African American Children and Families Conference
Friday, February 12, 2021 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
The 10th annual African American Children and Families Conference, "The Time is Now: Restructuring Our Mind and Spirit" will be a virtual one-day conference this year. The conference, sponsored by the UNI College of Education with support by the President's and Provost's offices, will offer a general public track and youth tracks. Registrants will receive webinar links upon registration. J. Luke Wood, from San Diego State University, will kick off the general public conference with a keynote session on "Black Minds Matter." Other topics include community development; the role of parents, educators and students; literacy; diversity issues in schools; and a panel discussion on perspectives and lives of Black girls. Get details at aac.uni.edu.
Who should attend: Pre-service and in-service teachers, administrators, childcare providers, law enforcement, policy makers, social workers, health professionals, business leaders, employers, students, faculty -- anyone committed to improving the lives of children! Free to UNI faculty, staff and students with minimal fee for general public. Register at aac.uni.edu/registration.
In a dystopian society, single people must find a mate within 45 days or be transformed into an animal of their choice. Come celebrate Valentine’s Day with Film Appreciation club as we screen Yorgos Lanthimos’ wacky romantic comedy!