College of HUMANITIES, ARTS & SCIENCES

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Tuesday, Apr 29, 2014 — University of Northern Iowa (UNI) alumnus, Abinadi Meza, received the Rome Prize, presented by the American Academy in Rome (AAR). Each year, thirty artist and scholars are selected for the prize as a representation the highest standard of excellence.Meza was selected to be one of the...
Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014 — The College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences Humanities Research Symposium was held on Friday, April 11 in the CEEE Auditorium. The keynote will be presented by Dr. Erik Doxtader. Dr. Doxtader is a Professor or Rhetoric at the University of South Carolina and a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation in Cape...
Thursday, Apr 17, 2014 — We are excited and proud to announce that our own, Meghan Opolka, was named the 2014 UNI Student Employee of the Year at the Student Employee of the Year Luncheon. Opolka was selected from a group of over 30 fantastic students nominated for the award. The students represented a broad range of departments and duties.Opolka is a part of the...
Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014 — The Expanding Your Horizons Conference was held on March 29, 2014. The conference offered a chance for middle-school girls to explore opportunities available to women in STEM careers.Brianne Stewart, the Cedar Valley EYH Planning Chair...
Sunday, Apr 13, 2014 — The Department of Art hosted the 4th Annual Art History Symposium on April 4th. Juror Jeff Fleming, Director of the Des Moines Art Center, awarded top prizes to Katie Kecso and Kelly Cunningham and gave honorable mentions to Estephania Gonzalez and Chloe Bozogomid.
Thursday, Apr 10, 2014 — The Recycling and Reuse Technology Transfer Center (RRTTC) is celebrating Earth Week with a wonderful collection of events.Join them in celebrating Earth Week at the following events:YOGA, Monday, April 215:00-5:30 p.m. Session 1 in WRC 855:30-6:00 p.m. Session 2 in WRC 85Students are invited to...
Thursday, Apr 10, 2014 — April is designated as Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). The goal of SAAM is to raise public awareness about sexual violence and to educate communities and individuals on how to prevent sexual violence. The 2014 campaign focuses on healthy sexuality and young people. The following events are scheduled to help the University of Northern...
Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014 — Post-baccalaureate Shane Lies returned to UNI to receive a degree in biochemistry and expects to graduate in May 2014. As his final semester at UNI, he plans to attend graduate school for organic chemistry in the fall. Lies has been accepted into the University of Iowa, the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Purdue. Lies describes how his...
Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014 — Benjamin Castle was selected to participate in the Budapest Semesters in Mathematics (BSM) Program in the Fall 2014 held in Budapest, Hungary. Ben is the first student in the math program to be admitted to the BSM program. Castle is a junior studying math and music with an expected graduation date of May 2015. He is a Cedar Rapids native and...
Thursday, Mar 27, 2014 — The William and Stephanie Clohesy Documentary Film Series returns in April, bringing America's most distinguished documentary filmmakers to the campus of the University of Northern Iowa. Filmmakers spend several days in Cedar Falls lecturing, interacting with students and screening films. Documentary filmmaker,...

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