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UNI School of Music Vocal Arts Festival

UNI School of Music Vocal Arts Festival

Sunday, October 6, 2019 (All day) to Monday, October 7, 2019 (All day)

The UNI School of Music presents its annual Vocal Arts Festival for high school student vocalists preparing for All-State competition and interested in vocal music at UNI. A concert will be held on Monday, Oct. 7 at 6:30 p.m. in the Great Hall, GBPAC. This event does require registration. For more information, please contact John.Wiles@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 info.

Sunday, October 6, 2019 (All day) to Monday, October 7, 2019 (All day)
 
 
 
 
National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors Conference

National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors Conference

Friday, October 11, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, October 13, 2019 (All day)

The UNI School of Music will proudly host the National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors conference. Contact host Heather.Peyton@uni.edu with questions.

Location: Russell Hall & GBPAC

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Click here for more info.

Friday, October 11, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, October 13, 2019 (All day)
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8am
Be a Teacher Day at UNI

Be a Teacher Day at UNI

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 8:00 am to 2:45 pm

Special visit day for all prospective students interested in teaching at the early childhood, elementary, middle level and high school levels. Representatives from all four colleges supporting Iowa's leading teacher education program will be on hand along with admissions, advising, faculty and staff.

Location: Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: admissions@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2281

Link to Event: Be a Teacher Day at UNI

 
Economic Inclusion Conference: Creating Brave Spaces

Economic Inclusion Conference: Creating Brave Spaces

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 8:00 am

The 2019 Economic Inclusion Conference: Creating Brave Spaces is presented in partnership with Grow Cedar Valley.  Keynote Joe Gerstandt combines artful storytelling with the latest research and science to successfully illustrate the importance of diversity and inclusion. The summit will include sessions facilitated by local diversity practitioners representing education, the private business sector and community leaders. The sessions are from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Location: Diamond Event Center

Contact Information

Name: Gwenne Berry
Email: gwenne.berry@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Details and registration:

 
9am
What/Who is Involved in the Peer Review of Teaching?

What/Who is Involved in the Peer Review of Teaching?

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

Presenter:  Jonathan Chenoweth, Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.

Location: Room 378, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Jonathan Chenoweth
Email: cetl@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: What/Who is Involved in the Peer Review of Teaching?

 
10am
Are You Prepared? Classroom Contingency Planning

Are You Prepared? Classroom Contingency Planning

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Keep your course running during a snowstorm, a conference, a family emergency, etc. Learn how to keep your class from falling behind when classes are canceled or you need to be gone. Topics include what to add to your syllabus, how to inform your students and what you can do to get started now and options for an emergency.

Register online at http://goo.gl/G5elH

 

Location: Room 138, Innovative Teaching and Technology Center

Contact Information

Name: Jonathan Chenoweth
Email: cetl@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Are you prepared? Classroom Contingency Planning

 
National Coming Out Day Photoshoot

National Coming Out Day Photoshoot

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 10:00 am

October 11 is National Coming Out Day, a day to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community and show pride. UNI Proud and Gender and Sexuality Services will be taking photos of pride and support. Various pride flags and message boards will be available to take photos with. Photos taken on the camera provided will be posted on social media, but photos can be taken on personal phones, too.

Location: Fountain, Maucker Union

Contact Information

Name: Eli Williams
Email: willinao@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: National Coming Out Day Photoshoot

 
11am
Sunday at the Quarry

Sunday at the Quarry

Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 11:00 am

This year's theme is "The Earth Has A History." Learn about Iowa's natural resources and explore the idea that everyone is a miner. There will be tours of the quarry by faculty and alumni, as well as hands-on activities for youth through adults. This is a free family event. Dress for the weather, wear sturdy shoes, bring a rock hammer and a bag or bucket to collect some rocks.

Location: Morgan Quarry, 4618 E Donald St, Waterloo, IA

Contact Information

Name: Marcy Seavey
Email: marcene.seavey@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Sunday at the Quarry

 
Wellness Wednesday

Wellness Wednesday

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join us for Wellness Wednesday and experience rejuvenating and interactive activities. We're here to offer support and provide opportunities for you to relax and unwind during the busyness of your day

Location: Room 286, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Shawna Haislet
Email: shawna.haislet@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6119

Link to Event: NA

 
#TakeTimeThursday

#TakeTimeThursday

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Are you eating the rainbow? Eating well can be difficult to navigate, but there are resources available to make the process easier. Students can stop by Take Time Thursday for intuitive eating tips about eating the rainbow to improve physical wellness.

Location: Makerspace, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Jenna Petersen
Email: jenna.petersen@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Take Time Thursday

 
12pm
SWAG Forum

SWAG Forum

Monday, October 7, 2019 - 12:00 pm

This month's Sexuality, Women and Gender Research Forum features  Susan Hill presenting "Are All Gluttons Fat?: Moralities of Eating in the Ancient Western World."

Location: ScholarSpace, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Sara Naughton
Email: naughtos@uni.edu
Phone: (814) 881-0719

Link to Event: SWAG Forum

 
1pm
Using Rod Library Online As A Graduate Student

Using Rod Library Online As A Graduate Student

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 1:50 pm

Lelia Rod-Welch will help you to hone your library research skills using Rod Library Online including how to find quality books and scholarly articles. Learn how to use advanced search capabilities to access specialized databases, explore features of Google Scholar and identify your Library Liaison and how they can help.

Location: Room 373, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Susan Schwieger
Email: Susan.Schwieger@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2748

Link to Event: Using Rod Library Online As A Graduate Student

 
3pm
Transfer! Teach! Transform!

Transfer! Teach! Transform!

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 3:00 pm to 7:30 pm

A special visit day and reception exclusively for transfer students interested in early childhood and  elementary education. Meet current transfer students, learn all about what to expect and what steps to take as part of the transfer process.

Location: Schindler Education Center

Contact Information

Name: NA
Email: NA
Phone: NA

Link to Event: Transfer! Teach! Transform!

 
4pm
Thesis and Dissertation Formatting Workshop

Thesis and Dissertation Formatting Workshop

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 4:50 pm

The Thesis and Dissertation Formatting Workshop is offered to all graduate students who are working to fulfill their thesis or dissertation requirement. Kat Wohlpart will cover how to format the document and meet other Graduate College requirements. This workshop satisfies the preview requirement that must occur prior to a thesis or dissertation submission. 

Location: Room 301, Rod Library

Contact Information

Name: Susan Schwieger
Email: Susan.Schwieger@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2748

Link to Event: Thesis and Dissertation Formatting Workshop

 
College Hill Farmers Market

College Hill Farmers Market

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 4:00 pm

Shop for quality products including fresh seasonal produce, homemade jam, healthy snacks, popcorn, baked goods, local meat, and more. Join our free customer rewards program and for every $3 spent earn a punch towards discounts at College Hill businesses. Follow us on social media to find out what is fresh each week, special events, and more! Facebook (College Hill Farmers Market) and Instagram/Twitter (@collegehillfm)

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: Jodie Huegerich
Email: jodie.huegerich@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-7883

Link to Event: https://www.facebook.com/collegehillfarmersmarket/

 
Chemistry and Biochemistry Department Seminar

Chemistry and Biochemistry Department Seminar

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 4:00 pm

David Martin, assistant professor of chemistry at the University of Iowa, will present "New Strategies for Photocatalytic bond Activation."

Location: Room 201, McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

Name: Laura Strauss
Email: laura.strauss@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-2052

Link to Event: https://chemistry.uni.edu/seminar-schedule

 
5pm
Interfaith dinner @ ThreeHouse

Interfaith dinner @ ThreeHouse

Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 5:30 pm

Cedar Valley residents invited to engage with UNI students in conversation about interfaith understanding at a potluck supper. Bring a vegetarian dish to share, if possible. Parking is available on both sides of nearby streets (except College St.) and in municipal parking lots on College Hill.

Location: ThreeHouse, 2422 College St.

Contact Information

Name: David Glenn-Burns
Email: dave@threehouse.org
Phone: (319) 266-4071

Link to Event: Many Foods, Many Faiths: Supper and conversation

 
7pm
Corning Lecture Series Presents: Laura Bush

Corning Lecture Series Presents: Laura Bush

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 7:00 pm

UNI is hosting Laura Bush, First Lady of the United States (2001-2009), as part of the Joy Cole Corning Distinguished Leadership Lecture Series on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 7 p.m, in the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, Great Hall. 

Admission to the lecture is free; tickets are required and will be available at all UNItix locations (319-273-4TIX) starting: Sept. 3 and 4 - UNI students; Sept. 5 and 6 - UNI faculty and staff; Sept. 9 - general public.

Location: Great Hall, Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center

Contact Information

Name: Jennifer Yarrow
Email: jennifer.yarrow@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-5085

Link to Event: NA

 
CANCELLED: Lecture: Why Don't Muslims Condemn Terrorism?" Racist Scapegoating and Western Violence in an Age of Islamophobia

CANCELLED: Lecture: Why Don't Muslims Condemn Terrorism?" Racist Scapegoating and Western Violence in an Age of Islamophobia

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 7:00 pm

This event has been cancelled due to speaker illness

Location: NA

Contact Information

Name: Martha J Reineke
Email: martha.reineke@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-6233

Link to Event: NA

 
LGBTQ+ History Month Speaker: Tim Sullivan

LGBTQ+ History Month Speaker: Tim Sullivan

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 7:00 pm

Tim Sullivan will be the keynote speaker for LGBTQ+ history month.

Location: Strayer-Wood Theatre

Contact Information

Name: Emily Harsch
Email: emily.harsch@uni.edu
Phone: NA

Link to Event: LGBTQ History Month Events

 
"Ghostbusters" screening

"Ghostbusters" screening

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 7:00 pm

Join the Film Appreciation Club in a screening of the classic Halloween comedy "Ghostbusters."

Location: Room 111, Kamerick Art Building

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: Film Appreciation Club

 
7pm
Interpreters Theatre: Pronoun by Evan Placey

Interpreters Theatre: Pronoun by Evan Placey

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 7:30 pm

The Interpreters Theatre presents “Pronoun,” written by Evan Placey and directed by undergraduate student Ernest W. Toutant III. "Pronoun" is a romantic-comedy and an exploration of identity and relationships. Admission is free and open to the public; seating is limited. Doors open at 7 p.m.

Location: Room 040, Lang Hall

Contact Information

Name: Josh Hamzehee
Email: interptheatre@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3793

Link to Event: Tickets for Pronoun

 
Spotlight Series: UNI Jazz Band One and Jazz Band Two

Spotlight Series: UNI Jazz Band One and Jazz Band Two

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 7:30 pm

UNI Jazz Band One, under the direction of Christopher Merz will offer a shared fall concert with Jazz Band Two, led by Michael Conrad. Repertoire and soloists to be announced. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX.

Location: Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: To buy tickets, click here.

 
Interpreters Theatre: Pronoun by Evan Placey

Interpreters Theatre: Pronoun by Evan Placey

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 7:30 pm

The Interpreters Theatre presents “Pronoun,” written by Evan Placey and directed by undergraduate student Ernest W. Toutant III. "Pronoun" is a romantic-comedy and an exploration of identity and relationships. Admission is free and open to the public; seating is limited. Doors open at 7 p.m.

Location: Room 040, Lang Hall

Contact Information

Name: Josh Hamzehee
Email: interptheatre@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3793

Link to Event: Tickets for Pronoun

 
Interpreters Theatre: Pronoun by Evan Placey

Interpreters Theatre: Pronoun by Evan Placey

Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 7:30 pm

The Interpreters Theatre presents “Pronoun,” written by Evan Placey and directed by undergraduate student Ernest W. Toutant III. "Pronoun" is a romantic-comedy and an exploration of identity and relationships. Admission is free and open to the public; seating is limited. Doors open at 7 p.m.

Location: Room 040, Lang Hall

Contact Information

Name: Josh Hamzehee
Email: interptheatre@uni.edu
Phone: (319) 273-3793

Link to Event: Tickets for Pronoun

 
8pm
CANCELLED: UNI Percussion Studio Concert

CANCELLED: UNI Percussion Studio Concert

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 8:00 pm

This event has been cancelled. Please join us for the Percussion Studio Concert on Nov. 20 at 8 p.m. 

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

 
LGBTQ+ Women and Feminists in History

LGBTQ+ Women and Feminists in History

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 8:00 pm

Celebrate LGBTQ+ History Month with feminists as we discuss LGBTQ+ women and feminists in history.

Location: Oak Room

Contact Information

Name: Shaylyn Trenkamp
Email: trenkams@uni.edu
Phone: (563) 920-3413

Link to Event: LGBTQ+ Women & Feminists in History

 
Guest Recital: Austin Crumrine, tuba

Guest Recital: Austin Crumrine, tuba

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 8:00 pm

Visiting artist Austin Crumrine will present a tuba recital. Crumrine has earned a B.M. in Music Performance from University of North Texas, a M.M. in Music Performance from Baylor University and is currently completing his D.M.A. at The Ohio State University. This event is free and open 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

 
9pm
Observatory Show

Observatory Show

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Learn about the objects visible in the night sky, and gaze at them through the computer controlled telescope at the Earth and Environmental Sciences Observatory. This event is free and open to the public; meet before 9 p.m. to get to the observatory (near the polar bear). No late admissions will be allowed; no food or drink and no cellphones or other electronic devices can be used during the observatory visit.

Location: 137 McCollum Science Hall

Contact Information

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

Link to Event: EES Observatory

 
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