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Community Music School Recital Weekend

Community Music School Recital Weekend

Saturday, May 1, 2021 (All day) to Sunday, May 2, 2021 (All day)

The UNI Community Music School will host their spring recitals. For more information on this event, contact Heather.Hamilton@uni.edu.

Location: Location/online link TBA

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music events.

Saturday, May 1, 2021 (All day) to Sunday, May 2, 2021 (All day)
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University of Northern Iowa Fashion Week | Catwalk 29

University of Northern Iowa Fashion Week | Catwalk 29

Monday, April 26, 2021 - 7:00 pm to Saturday, May 1, 2021 - 5:00 pm

Who:Textiles and Apparel Program at the University of Northern Iowa

What:UNI Fashion Week | Catwalk 29

When:
Monday, Apr. 26: 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Apr. 27: 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Apr. 28: 7 p.m.
Thursday, Apr. 29: 7 p.m.
Friday, Apr. 30: 7 p.m.
Saturday, May 1: 5 p.m.

Where: Online at catwalk.uni.edu.

Admission: Admission to the live, virtual event is FREE

The University of Northern Iowa’s Textiles and Apparel Program will hold the first ever, completely virtual, UNI Fashion Week: Catwalk 29. The six-day event is to be held the week of Monday, April 26 through Saturday, May 1, 2021. UNI Fashion Week will contain five shows, featuring garments made from traditional materials, non-traditional materials and upcycled garments. Additionally, garments produced by local high school students. Each show is unique in its execution and won’t want to be missed. 

This year’s events will be produced by student executive producer Cassie Hendrix, under the supervision of alumnas Belle DuChene, a seasoned fashion show producer and in tandem with the department’s Fashion Promotion class. 

For more information, visit:

Website: http://catwalk.uni.edu/

Facebook: @unifashionweek

Instagram: @unicatwalk

Twitter: @unicatwalk

YouTube: Textiles and Apparel Program

Location: Virtual Event

Contact Information

Name: Cassie Hendrix
Email: hendrixc@uni.edu
Phone: (563) 770-0113

Link to Event: UNI Fashion Week | Catwalk 29

Monday, April 26, 2021 - 7:00 pm to Saturday, May 1, 2021 - 5:00 pm
 
Safe Zone Ally Phase One Training

Safe Zone Ally Phase One Training

Saturday, May 1, 2021 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

The Safe Zone Ally program is designed to identify and train community members interested in supporting the continued growth of an inclusive campus community. This program supports the university's value of cultivating a caring and diverse campus community that values respect for all people, the open and free exchange of ideas, and responsible and ethical behavior. This program is not an LGBTQ+ 101 training, but instead an opportunity for those interested in supporting our community.

Location: Virtual via Zoom

Contact Information

Name: Kalyani Kannan
Email: lgbt@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-5428

Link to Event: Safe Zone Ally registration

 
Safe Zone Ally Phase Two Training

Safe Zone Ally Phase Two Training

Saturday, May 1, 2021 - 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm

The Safe Zone Ally program is designed to identify and train community members interested in supporting the continued growth of an inclusive campus community. This program supports the university's value of cultivating a caring and diverse campus community that values respect for all people, the open and free exchange of ideas, and responsible and ethical behavior. This program is not an LGBTQ+ 101 training, but instead an opportunity for those interested in supporting our community.

Location: Virtual via Zoom

Contact Information

Name: Kalyani Kannan
Email: lgbt@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-5428

Link to Event: Safe Zone Ally registration

 
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Community Music School Recital Weekend

Community Music School Recital Weekend

Saturday, May 1, 2021 (All day) to Sunday, May 2, 2021 (All day)

The UNI Community Music School will host their spring recitals. For more information on this event, contact Heather.Hamilton@uni.edu.

Location: Location/online link TBA

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music events.

Saturday, May 1, 2021 (All day) to Sunday, May 2, 2021 (All day)
 
Spring 2021: Final Examinations

Spring 2021: Final Examinations

Monday, May 3, 2021 (All day) to Friday, May 7, 2021 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email:
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

Monday, May 3, 2021 (All day) to Friday, May 7, 2021 (All day)
 
 
 
UNI Children’s Choir

UNI Children’s Choir

Monday, May 3, 2021 - 6:30 pm

The UNI Children's Choir will offer its spring concert, under the direction of conductor Amy Kotsonis. Please note, this event is not open to the public, but can be viewed online at http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCX6LZIN5bgpUd5J4u2HIX_A/live .

Please note: the date of this event has changed to Monday, May 3. 

Location: Online only

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Click here to watch.

 
 
 
 
Commencement

Commencement

Friday, May 7, 2021 (All day) to Saturday, May 8, 2021 (All day)

Spring 2021 Commencement Ceremonies

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email:
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

Friday, May 7, 2021 (All day) to Saturday, May 8, 2021 (All day)
 
Spring 2021: MOD 3 Ends

Spring 2021: MOD 3 Ends

Friday, May 7, 2021 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email:
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

Friday, May 7, 2021 (All day)
 
Virtual Commencement Celebration

Virtual Commencement Celebration

Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 7:00 pm

The link for the Virtual Commencement Celebration will be shared on the main UNI webpage on the day of the event. 

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

 
Spring 2021: Second Half-Semester ends

Spring 2021: Second Half-Semester ends

Friday, May 7, 2021 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email:
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

Friday, May 7, 2021 (All day)
 
Spring 2021: Semester Ends

Spring 2021: Semester Ends

Friday, May 7, 2021 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email:
Phone: NA

Link to Event: NA

Friday, May 7, 2021 (All day)
 
 
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2021 Summer Grant Writing Workshop | Week 1: Planning for Success

2021 Summer Grant Writing Workshop | Week 1: Planning for Success

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

A 5-week grant-writing seminar for UNI faculty and staff, this workshop offers sessions on various grant-writing topics interspersed with individual and independent grant-writing activities. All seminar sessions will be held virtually through Zoom. 

Week 1: Planning for Success - Learn about the services of the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and the UNI Foundation, and how to: find funding opportunities, understand Requests for Proposals and sponsor priorities, write a concept paper, and communicate with program officers.

Location: Zoom virtual session

Contact Information

Name: Sean Parrish
Email: sean.parrish@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3282

Link to Event: Week 1 Zoom registration

 
 
Illuminate Art & Light Festival

Illuminate Art & Light Festival

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 9:00 pm to Saturday, May 15, 2021 - 12:00 am

The inaugural Illuminate Art & Light Festival will be held in the late evenings this Spring. The public is invited to come in person to explore larger-than-life projections and view in temporary installations or stay home to engage with online performances and play with mobile applications. The Cedar Valley will be lit-up with inspiring, challenging, and thought-provoking creative projects. This festival is organized as a collaboration between the Interactive Digital Studies Practicum at the University of Northern Iowa and Hi-Lo Arts Lab and is sponsored by the College Hill Partnership. Learn more at hiloartslab.com.

Location: College Hill

Contact Information

Name: parkedab@uni.edu
Email: parkedab@uni.edu
Phone: (224) 419-2767

Link to Event: Illuminate Art & Light Festival

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 9:00 pm to Saturday, May 15, 2021 - 12:00 am
 
 
 
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2021 Summer Grant Writing Workshop | Week 2: Budget Development

2021 Summer Grant Writing Workshop | Week 2: Budget Development

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

A 5-week grant-writing seminar for UNI faculty and staff, this workshop offers sessions on various grant-writing topics interspersed with individual and independent grant-writing activities. All seminar sessions will be held virtually through Zoom.

Week 2: Budget Development - Project planning and budgeting should proceed hand-in-hand. A good budget increases your chances of obtaining funding and facilitates the implementation of your project. This session will present the conceptual basis and technical tips for creating a strong budget.

Location: Zoom virtual session

Contact Information

Name: Sean Parrish
Email: sean.parrish@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3282

Link to Event: Week 2 Zoom registration

 
 
 
 
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2021 Summer Grant Writing Workshop | Week 3: Writing Techniques for Proposals

2021 Summer Grant Writing Workshop | Week 3: Writing Techniques for Proposals

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

A 5-week grant-writing seminar for UNI faculty and staff, this workshop offers sessions on various grant-writing topics interspersed with individual and independent grant-writing activities. All seminar sessions will be held virtually through Zoom.

Week 3: Writing Techniques for Proposals - What are the commonalities of successful grant proposals? What are typical mistakes to avoid? This session will explore the differences between proposal writing and academic writing, offer style and organization techniques, and share examples.

Location: Zoom virtual session

Contact Information

Name: Sean Parrish
Email: sean.parrish@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3282

Link to Event: Week 3 Zoom registration

 
 
 
 
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