Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
«
Community Music School Recital Weekend

Community Music School Recital Weekend

Saturday, April 30, 2022 (All day) to Sunday, May 1, 2022 (All day)

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

Location: Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Click here for more information.

 
De-Stress Days

De-Stress Days

Monday, May 2, 2022 - 11:00 am to Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 11:00 am

Student Wellness Services and other campus partners will be hosting De-Stress Days on May 2, 3, & 4 between 11AM and 2PM in the Maucker Union Ballroom. Stop by to enjoy the following stress relieving activities: 

  • Crafts

  • Puzzles 

  • Coloring

  • Panther Punch

  • Bracelet making

  • Inspirational rocks

  • Notes of gratitude, gratitude journal, & gratitude board

  • Dogs provided by Pet Pals & Cedar Bend Humane Society 

  • The Labyrinth (a walking meditation that can be used to experience peace and relaxation)

For more information, email wellness@uni.edu

Location: Maucker Union Ballrooms

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: De-Stress Days

 
 
 
 
«
"B.F.A. Exhibition"

"B.F.A. Exhibition"

Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 7:00 pm to Friday, May 13, 2022 - 5:00 pm

Emily Kriegel of Pella, IA presents an exhibition performance art, video, printmaking, and fiber art titled "Packaged in White." An opening reception will take place on Thursday, April 28 at 7 p.m. in the KAB South lobby. During these same dates we will also continue with the UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition titled "Too Bright for Our infirm Delight." Free and open to the public.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: "B.F.A. Exhibition"

»
UNI Suzuki’s Northern Iowa Youth Orchestra

UNI Suzuki’s Northern Iowa Youth Orchestra

Sunday, May 1, 2022 - 6:00 pm

The UNI Suzuki School’s Northern Iowa Youth Orchestra will present a spring concert. For more information, contact Cathy.Craig@uni.edu.

Location: Davis Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Click here for more information.

 
ASL Yoga Night

ASL Yoga Night

Sunday, May 1, 2022 - 6:00 pm

The UNI Deaf Cultural Experience Club will be hosting an ASL Yoga night with instructor Keri. Wear comfortable clothes and please bring your own yoga mat if you have one. Sign up here - ASL Yoga Form 

Location: 217 E Bremer Avenue, Waverly, IA 50677

Contact Information

Name: Bailey Waldo
Email: waldob@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 551-0186

Link to Event: NA

 
UNI Opera Scenes Performances

UNI Opera Scenes Performances

Monday, May 2, 2022 - 7:30 pm to Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 7:30 pm

UNI Opera will present a spring performance featuring scenes from a variety of operas presented in a minimalist style. Our cast of undergraduate and graduate performers take on the challenges of music from both obscure works and operatic standards. These events are free and open to the public.

Location: Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music events.

 
Panda Express Virtual Giveback Night with Women's Rugby

Panda Express Virtual Giveback Night with Women's Rugby

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 (All day)

Let Women's Rugby choose dinner for you! Order Panda Express online at any time on Wednesday, May 4th only. Enter code 908515 during checkout to participate in the event. 

28% of the sales will be donated to UNIWR and will afford us the opportunity to compete at NCR's National Rugby 7s Championship in New Orleans, LA this May! 

Location: Any Panda Express Nationwide

Contact Information

Name: Michaela Schlup
Email: schlupm@uni.edu
Phone: (215) 622-6051

Link to Event: Panda Express Promotion

 
Observatory Show

Observatory Show

Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm

View the evening sky at the UNI Observatory.   Constellations and other interesting objects in the night sky will be pointed out, and objects may also be viewed through the UNI telescope.  Meet before 9 PM outside of MSH 137, near the polar bear.  The event starts promptly and there is no admission for late arrivals.  Electronic devices, such as cameras, smart phones, etc, must not be used during the show.  No food, or drink is allowed.  Masks are encouraged, particularly while inside of the observatory.  This event is free and open to the public.  

Location: 137 Mccollum science hall

Contact Information

Name: Siobahn Morgan
Email: morgans@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2389

Link to Event: EES Observatory

 
Green Dot Overview for Staff and Faculty

Green Dot Overview for Staff and Faculty

Friday, May 6, 2022 - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Staff and faculty are invited to attend this overview workshop where they will learn about Green Dot, a new bystander intervention and prevention program at UNI focused on addressing issues of sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking. This workshop will teach the key principles of the program and provide skills for how to intervene in situations of interpersonal violence and change the culture to prevent these situations from beginning. Deadline to register is May 4th at noon. Please contact Isabella Perksen, the graduate assistant for Green Dot, at greendot@uni.edu to register or for more information.

Location: Oak Room, lower level of Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Isabella Perksen
Email: greendot@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2846

Link to Event: NA

 
"The Graduate" Film Screening

"The Graduate" Film Screening

Friday, May 6, 2022 - 7:00 pm

Before some of you head off to the great big world, see how Ben Braddock handled graduation in the classic comedy, "The Graduate."

Location: Kamerick Art Building Room 111

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Facebook link

 
Safe Zone Ally: Phase Two training

Safe Zone Ally: Phase Two training

Saturday, May 7, 2022 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 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: kalyani.kannan@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-5428

Link to Event: Safe Zone Ally registration

 
The MOVEment Spring Showcase

The MOVEment Spring Showcase

Saturday, May 7, 2022 - 7:00 pm

The MOVEment is a multicultural student organization hip-hop dance group. We have been looking forward to our spring show! This event is FREE to attend. There will be dancing, games and a raffle! 

Location: Lang Auditorium

Contact Information

Name: Courtney Koenig
Email: themovement@uni.edu
Phone: (641) 420-6788

Link to Event: NA

 
 
Bake Sale with Women's Rugby

Bake Sale with Women's Rugby

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Do you have a sweet tooth? Love cookies and brownies? Swing by the Women's Rugby table in Maucker Union for some sweet treats! The bake sale will be Tuesday, May 3rd and Wednesday, May 4th from 9 am to 2 pm while supplies last!

Location: Maucker Union (table by Chats)

Contact Information

Name: Michaela Schlup
Email: schlupm@uni.edu
Phone: (215) 622-6051

Link to Event: NA

 
Joyce Gault Piano Concert Series: Vakhtang Kodanashvili, piano

Joyce Gault Piano Concert Series: Vakhtang Kodanashvili, piano

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 8:00 pm

Faculty artist Vakhtang Kodanahvili, piano, will offer the final performance of the 2021-22 Joyce Gault Piano Concert Series. This event is free and open to the public.

Please note: parking may be limited/unavailable in the Gallagher Bluedorn visitor's lot for this event. Golf cart shuttles will be roaming the parking lots to the north and south of the building if you need assistance. 

Location: Davis Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music events.

 
Bake Sale with Women's Rugby

Bake Sale with Women's Rugby

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Do you have a sweet tooth? Love cookies and brownies? Swing by the Women's Rugby table in Maucker Union for some sweet treats! The bake sale will be Tuesday, May 3rd and Wednesday, May 4th from 9 am to 2 pm while supplies last!

Location: Maucker Union (table by Chats)

Contact Information

Name: Michaela Schlup
Email: schlupm@uni.edu
Phone: (215) 622-6051

Link to Event: NA

 
Clarinet Studio Recital

Clarinet Studio Recital

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 6:00 pm

Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor of clarinet Amanda McCandless, the UNI Clarinet Studio and Ensemble will offer a spring concert. This event is free and open to the public

Location: Davis Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: School of Music events.

 
ASL Bowling Night

ASL Bowling Night

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 6:00 pm

The UNI Deaf Cultural Experience Club will be hosting an ASL Bowling Night at Maple Lanes in Waterloo. The cost will be $14 per person which will include the cost for shoe rental. Please visit our facebook page for more information and to sign up as we get closer to the event.

Location: 2608 University Ave, Waterloo, IA 50701

Contact Information

Name: Bailey Waldo
Email: waldob@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 551-0186

Link to Event: NA

 
Learn how to swing dance!

Learn how to swing dance!

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Learn how to dance West Coast Swing with Ballroom/Swing Club! Our lessons are free and no partner or experience is necessary to attend. We'll start with basics from 7-8PM and then move on to more advanced moves from 8-9PM. Hope to see you there!

Location: WRC 176

Contact Information

Name: Sydney Coloff
Email: uniballroom.swing@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 242-1958

Link to Event: NA

 
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
«
"B.F.A. Exhibition"

"B.F.A. Exhibition"

Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 7:00 pm to Friday, May 13, 2022 - 5:00 pm

Emily Kriegel of Pella, IA presents an exhibition performance art, video, printmaking, and fiber art titled "Packaged in White." An opening reception will take place on Thursday, April 28 at 7 p.m. in the KAB South lobby. During these same dates we will also continue with the UNI Permanent Art Collection exhibition titled "Too Bright for Our infirm Delight." Free and open to the public.

Location: UNI Gallery of Art

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: "B.F.A. Exhibition"

 
 
 
Final Exam Week Begins

Final Exam Week Begins

Monday, May 9, 2022 (All day)

Final Exam Week Begins

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: UNI Office of the Registrar
Email: registrar@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2241

Link to Event: UNI Office of the Registrar Academic Calendar

 
Panther Caravan in Des Moines

Panther Caravan in Des Moines

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 6:00 pm

Join us for our Panther Caravan stop in West Des Moines! We will be at The Hall from 6:00 - 7:30 PM with programming starting at 6:45 PM.
Don't miss your chance to hear from 5 UNI Coaches & other special guests! There will be food, activities for kids, and a chance to reconnect with Panthers from your area.

Location: 111 S 11th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265-4410, United States

Contact Information

Name: Christy Danielsen
Email: christina.danielsen@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Register for Panther Caravan in Des Moines

 
Panther Caravan in Sioux City

Panther Caravan in Sioux City

Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 6:00 pm

Join us for our Panther Caravan stop in Sioux City! We will be at the Sioux City Convention Center from 6:00 - 7:30 PM with programming starting at 6:45 PM.
Don't miss your chance to hear from 5 UNI Coaches & other special guests! There will be food, activities for kids, and a chance to reconnect with Panthers from your area.

Location: 801 4th St, Sioux City, IA 51101-1703

Contact Information

Name: Christy Danielsen
Email: christina.danielsen@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Register for Panther Caravan in Sioux City

 
Panther Caravan in Fort Dodge

Panther Caravan in Fort Dodge

Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 6:00 pm

Join us for our Panther Caravan stop in Fort Dodge! We will be at the Willow Ridge Golf Course from 6:00 - 7:30 PM with programming starting at 6:45 PM.
Don't miss your chance to hear from 5 UNI Coaches & other special guests! There will be food, activities for kids, and a chance to reconnect with Panthers from your area.

Location: Willow Ridge Golf Course & Restaurant

Contact Information

Name: Christy Danielsen
Email: christina.danielsen@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Register for Panther Caravan in Fort Dodge

 
Multicultural Legacy Graduation Ceremony

Multicultural Legacy Graduation Ceremony

Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 6:30 pm

The Multicultural Legacy Graduation Ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2022, at 6:30 PM to honor, recognize and celebrate multicultural students and their academic achievements. 
Students who intend to graduate this spring, summer, or fall are encouraged to participate. 
As part of the ceremony, we take a moment to recognize and highlight the accomplishments and contributions of students during their time at UNI. We welcome and highly encourage you to nominate a fellow graduate, or yourself, to receive a Legacy Award
If you are willing and able to attend this ceremony, please register

Location: Maucker Union Ballroom

Contact Information

Name: Dacia Carter
Email: dacia.carter@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: multicultural legacy registration

 
Final Exam Week Ends

Final Exam Week Ends

Friday, May 13, 2022 (All day)

Final Exam Week Ends

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: UNI Office of the Registrar
Email: registrar@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2241

Link to Event: UNI Office of the Registrar Academic Calendar

 
 
Panther Caravan in Decorah

Panther Caravan in Decorah

Monday, May 9, 2022 - 6:00 pm

Join us at Toppling Goliath Brewing Company for our 2022 Panther Caravan stop in Decorah! The event runs from 6:00 - 7:30 PM, with programming starting at 6:45.
Don't miss your chance to hear from 5 UNI Coaches & other special guests! There will be food, activities for kids, and a chance to reconnect with Panthers from your area.

Location: 1600 Prosperity Rd, Decorah, IA 52101-7892, United States

Contact Information

Name: Christy Danielsen
Email: christina.danielsen@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Register for Panther Caravan in Decorah

 
UNI Children’s Choir

UNI Children’s Choir

Monday, May 9, 2022 - 7:30 pm

The UNI Children's Choir will offer its spring concert, under the direction of conductor Amy Kotsonis. This event is free and open to the public.

Location: Great Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Click here for more information.

 
Commencement

Commencement

Friday, May 13, 2022 (All day) to Saturday, May 14, 2022 (All day)

Commencement

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: UNI Office of the Registrar
Email: registrar@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2241

Link to Event: UNI Office of the Registrar Academic Calendar

 
 
 
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
UNI Suzuki Spring Concert

UNI Suzuki Spring Concert

Sunday, May 15, 2022 - 4:00 pm

The UNI Suzuki School will offer its annual spring concert. This event is free and open to the public.

Location: Great Hall, GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Click here for more information.

 
Begin May session

Begin May session

Monday, May 16, 2022 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: UNI Office of the Registrar
Email: registrar@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2241

Link to Event: UNI Office of the Registrar Academic Calendar

 
 
RSP Summer Grant Writing Workshop - Session 1: Planning for Success

RSP Summer Grant Writing Workshop - Session 1: Planning for Success

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

A 5-session grant-writing seminar for UNI faculty and staff, this workshop offers sessions on various grant-writing topics. Seminar sessions will be a mix of Zoom virtual sessions and in-person events.

Session 1: Planning for Success  |  Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 1 – 2:30 pm - Zoom virtual session (click to register) 

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: Rebecca Rinehart
Email: rebecca.rinehart@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6482

Link to Event: Session 1 - Zoom Registration

 
College Hill Farmers Market

College Hill Farmers Market

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 4:00 pm

The market is a producer only market offering quality products including fresh seasonal produce, homemade jam, healthy snacks, popcorn, baked goods, eggs, lamb, chicken, beef, and more. The College Hill Farmers Market’s mission is to provide an enjoyable environment where customers can find quality, local products and provide economic opportunity for local vendors. Vendors may only sell items that have been raised, prepared, or produced by the vendor or their family members.

Location: West 22nd Street between Banis and Social House

Contact Information

Name: Jodie Huegerich
Email: collegehillfm@gmail.com
Phone: NA

Link to Event: College Hill Farmers Market

 
 
Mohammed Al Slamh Thesis Defense - Department of Biology

Mohammed Al Slamh Thesis Defense - Department of Biology

Friday, May 20, 2022 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Mohammed Al Slamh will be defending his MS Thesis. His defense is scheduled for Friday, May 20, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. His defense will occur virtually. If you are interested in joining Mohammed's video conference defense, please email tilahun.abebe@uni.edu to request the Zoom link. Mohammed's thesis title is: "Changes in the barley stem proteome in response to drought during grain filling."

Location: ONLINE

Contact Information

Name: Tilahun Abebe
Email: tilahun.abebe@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7151

Link to Event: NA

 
RSP Summer Grant Writing Workshop - Session 2: Building a Budget

RSP Summer Grant Writing Workshop - Session 2: Building a Budget

Friday, May 20, 2022 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

A 5-session grant-writing seminar for UNI faculty and staff, this workshop offers sessions on various grant-writing topics. Seminar sessions will be a mix of Zoom virtual sessions and in-person events.

Session 2: Building a Budget  |  Friday, May 20, 2022, 1 – 2:30 pm - Zoom virtual session (click to register) 

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: Rebecca Rinehart
Email: rebecca.rinehart@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6482

Link to Event: Session 2 - Zoom Registration

 
 
Begin Summer 12 week session

Begin Summer 12 week session

Monday, May 16, 2022 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: UNI Office of the Registrar
Email: registrar@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2241

Link to Event: UNI Office of the Registrar Academic Calendar

 
Begin first 6 week Summer session

Begin first 6 week Summer session

Monday, May 16, 2022 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: UNI Office of the Registrar
Email: registrar@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2241

Link to Event: UNI Office of the Registrar Academic Calendar

 
 
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
 
RSP Summer Grant Writing Workshop - Session 3: Writing to Persuade

RSP Summer Grant Writing Workshop - Session 3: Writing to Persuade

Monday, May 23, 2022 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

A 5-session grant-writing seminar for UNI faculty and staff, this workshop offers sessions on various grant-writing topics. Seminar sessions will be a mix of Zoom virtual sessions and in-person events. 

Session 3: Writing to Persuade  |  Monday, May 23, 2022, 1 – 2:30 pm - Zoom virtual session (click to register)

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: Rebecca Rinehart
Email: rebecca.rinehart@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6482

Link to Event: Session 3 - Zoom Registration

 
 
RSP Summer Grant Writing Workshop - Session 4: Growing the Skills

RSP Summer Grant Writing Workshop - Session 4: Growing the Skills

Wednesday, May 25, 2022 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

A 5-session grant-writing seminar for UNI faculty and staff, this workshop offers sessions on various grant-writing topics. Seminar sessions will be a mix of Zoom virtual sessions and in-person events.

Session 4: Growing the Skills  |  Wednesday, May 25, 2022, 1 – 2:30 pm - LIB 301 (ScholarSpace) - Rod Library (click to register)

In this hands-on session, participants will apply the concepts and practice the skills they have learned by working with sample budgets and proposal excerpts.

Location: LIB 301 (ScholarSpace) - Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Rebecca Rinehart
Email: rebecca.rinehart@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6482

Link to Event: Session 4 - Registration

 
 
RSP Summer Grant Writing Workshop - Session 5: Guest Speaker - Provost Jose Herrera

RSP Summer Grant Writing Workshop - Session 5: Guest Speaker - Provost Jose Herrera

Friday, May 27, 2022 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

A 5-session grant-writing seminar for UNI faculty and staff, this workshop offers sessions on various grant-writing topics. Seminar sessions will be a mix of Zoom virtual sessions and in-person events. 

Session 5: Guest Speaker - Provost Jose Herrera  |  Friday, May 27, 2022, 1 – 2:30 pm - LIB 301 (ScholarSpace) - Rod Library (click to register)

Note: Registration for the rest of the grant writing workshop is not required to attend this guest speaker event. Walk-ins are welcome.

Location: LIB 301 (ScholarSpace) - Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Rebecca Rinehart
Email: rebecca.rinehart@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6482

Link to Event: Session 5 - Registration

 
 
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
 
Holiday - Offices closed

Holiday - Offices closed

Monday, May 30, 2022 (All day)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: UNI Office of the Registrar
Email: registrar@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2241

Link to Event: UNI Office of the Registrar Academic Calendar

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Add to My Calendar