Exhibits, Films and Lectures Calendar

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm

View the night sky from the comfort and warmth of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Planetarium. Free and open to the public. Seating is limited; late arrivals will not be admitted. No cell phones, food or drink allowed.

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 8:00 pm to 8:30 pm

View the night sky from the comfort and warmth of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Planetarium. Free and open to the public. Seating is limited; late arrivals will not be admitted. No cell phones, food or drink allowed.

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 7:00 pm

Lluís Maria Todó will give the bilingual talk “Cataluña, un territorio con dos lenguas (o más). ¿Dónde está el problema?" / “Catalonia, a territory with two (or more) languages. What’s the problem?” This bilingual lecture, presented in Spanish and English, is part of the Hearst Lecture Series with the theme of “Border/Crossing." The talk will address issues of language, culture and identity in contemporary Spain.

 

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 4:00 pm

Steve Feller, Coe College, will present "Glass Forming Limits and Other Properties: A Simple Model Based on Short-Range Units."

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 7:00 pm

Undoubtedley strange, Stanley Kubrick's classic follows the escapades within a war room as top generals and politicians try to prevent nuclear fallout. Come join Film Appreciation Club in a screening of this screwy comedy!

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 7:00 pm

One of the greatest directors ever, Japanese master Akia Kurosawa crafted one classic after another. One of his final films was "Ran", a samurai action epic loosely based on Shakespeare's King Lear. Come join Film Appreciation Club in a screening of this momentous film!

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 7:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to be someone else? Well, now you can (sort of)!

When a puppeteer discovers a mysterious portal, he enters it and figures out that it leads directly to the mind of real-life actor John Malkovich. Come join Film Appreciation Club in a screening of this zany fantasy film!

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Many UNI faculty, staff, and students are involved in community engagement work through courses, research, student organizations and professional service. Community Engagement Celebration Day gives everyone an opportunity to showcase their community engagement work. 

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 7:00 pm

Thought-provoking and reflective, director Terrence Malick takes a unique approach as he tells the story of a boy growing up in 1950s Texas under the conflicting teachings of his mother and father. Come join Film Appreciation Club in a screening of this inventive tale of childhood innocence. 

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 7:00 pm

Celebrate Shakespeare month with a screening of his classic play adapted by Sir Laurence Olivier. 

Friday, May 1, 2020 - 7:00 pm

As the heat begins to swelter, it's time to jump back into the water with a screening of the classic summer blockbuster.