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Tallcorn Jazz Festival and Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz Concerts

Tallcorn Jazz Festival and Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz Concerts

Thursday, February 17, 2022 (All day) to Friday, February 18, 2022 (All day)

The Beta Nu Chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia and the UNI School of Music invite you and your band to the 67th Annual Tallcorn Jazz Festival and 70th Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz Concerts to be held on February 17 and 18 at 7:15 p.m., on the UNI campus. This year’s guest artist will be award-winning Chilean saxophonist Melissa Aldana. For more information, visit www.tallcornjazzfest.com. Concerts for this event are ticketed. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX, or visit https://unitix.uni.edu.

Location: Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Click here to purchase tickets.

 
"Too Bright for Our Infirm Delight"

"Too Bright for Our Infirm Delight"

Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 10:00 am to Friday, February 25, 2022 - 5:00 pm

In the Mary Haskell-Hansen Room. A UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition co-curated by Art History instructor Josh Hainy and Gallery Director Darrell Taylor featuring female-identifying artists, indigenous artists, and artists of color such as Dawoud Bey, Russell T. Gordon, Marion Greenwood, Lee Krasner, Doña Rosa (or Rosa Real Mateo de Nieto), Melanie Walker, Marguerite Wildenhain, and Betty Woodman. All events are free and open to the public. We encourage the wearing of masks and social-distancing while in the Gallery. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and by appointment.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: "Too Bright for Our Infirm Delight"

 
“2022 Department of Art Faculty Exhibition”

“2022 Department of Art Faculty Exhibition”

Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 10:00 am to Friday, February 25, 2022 - 5:00 pm

Opening Reception: 5 p.m., Wed., Jan. 26, Kamerick Art Building (KAB) south lobby. The exhibition is a formal presentation of recent accomplishments by the faculty in the UNI Department of Art and includes painting, drawing, printmaking, graphic design, sculpture, photography, video, mixed media, and installation art as well as art history scholarship. All events are free and open to the public. We encourage the wearing of masks and social-distancing while in the Gallery. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and by appointment.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: “2022 Department of Art Faculty Exhibition”

 
8am
11th Annual African American Children and Families Conference

11th Annual African American Children and Families Conference

Friday, February 18, 2022 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Learn from a diverse group of leading presenters addressing critical issues impacting Black children and their families, particularly in light of the impact of a pandemic and ongoing discourse regarding social justice and equity.  Being hosted by the College of Education as a virtual event this year, the conference carries the theme "Embracing African American Children and Families' Unique Qualities." The focus is a strengths-based model to improve and advance quality of life through education, support and advocacy.  Theodora Pinnock, MD, Meharry Medical College, is among a slate of leading speakers planning to present. Register at: aac.uni.edu/registration.  (Free to UNI faculty and staff and middle and high school students; fees for regular attendees.) 

Location: A virtual event

Contact Information

Name: Gloria Holmes
Email: gloria.holmes@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: African American Children and Families Conference 2022

 
11am
Spring Blood Drive

Spring Blood Drive

Friday, February 18, 2022 - 11:00 am to 2:30 pm

Join us and donate blood to save up to 3 lives! Donate by going to https://donor.lifeservebloodcenter.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/176213

Location: WRC Lower Lounge

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Spring Blood Drive

 
7pm
"The Room" Film Screening

"The Room" Film Screening

Friday, February 18, 2022 - 7:00 pm

The greatest bad movie ever made, “The Room” is an experience that you have to see to believe. Come join FilmAppreciation Club for a screening. Pizza, spoons, and fun will be provided.

Location: Kamerick Art Building Room 111

Contact Information

Name: Hunter Friesen
Email: friesenh@uni.edu
Phone: (952) 217-9768

Link to Event: Facebook link

 
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