College of HUMANITIES, ARTS & SCIENCES

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Tuesday, May 8, 2012 — Douglas A. Danne, BA ’76, wrote Employment Essentials:  College Edition, published in January 2012, to mentor college graduates through their first job search and empower them to develop a competitive edge over their peers.  Using a practical and personal approach, he explains in detail the entire process and lays out a roadmap for...
Monday, Apr 30, 2012 — Congratulations to the 2012 Veridian Community Engagement Award winners: Julia Bullard, Jim O'Loughlin and Joyce Chen, all from the College of Humanities, Arts & Sciences. These awards are given to honor UNI faculty members who have enriched the quality of life in the Cedar Valley by strengthening relationships and sharing knowledge with...
Sunday, Apr 22, 2012 — Patricia Higby, energy education outreach coordinator at the CEEE, was a presenter for the Virtual Eco Family Conference on March 1.  Higby discussed what families can do to make their community’s schools more sustainable during the online conference series from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.  The series is designed to help...
Sunday, Apr 22, 2012 — Ben Schafer, associate professor of computer science, was recently appointed to a one-year term on the LEGO Education Advisory Panel (LEAP).  Schafer was one of eight to 12 new panelists selected from more than 11,000 educators who applied to serve on the 25-member panel.  He was selected on the basis of his use of LEGO Mindstorms--a series...
Thursday, Apr 19, 2012 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa Department of Physics hosted the State of Iowa Physics Competition Wednesday, April 11, in the McLeod Center on the UNI campus.Approximately 250 students from 30 different schools participated. Marquette Catholic High School placed first, led by instructor Karen Timmerman; Washington High...
Thursday, Apr 19, 2012 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa School of Music's ensembles will collaborate to present Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s "Requiem" at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 25, at Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center on the UNI campus.The concert will feature more than 150 musicians, including the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra,...
Thursday, Apr 19, 2012 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa Gallery of Art will present "B.F.A. Group Exhibition, Spring 2012" from Monday, April 23, through Saturday, May 5, on the main floor of the Kamerick Art Building on the UNI campus. A reception for the exhibition will be held at 7 p.m., Monday, April 23.The artwork of nine UNI Bachelor of...
Thursday, Apr 19, 2012 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa's Community Music School will offer Camp Musicmania from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., June 11 through 15, in Russell Hall on the UNI campus. The camp is for students who will be in grades K through nine in the fall.Students in grades K through one will meet daily from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Students in...
Tuesday, Apr 10, 2012 — The Department of Languages and Literatures is beginning a search for a new Department Head. Applications are invited for the position of Head of the Department of Languages & Literatures for a three-year term appointment beginning no later than August 15, 2012.  The successful candidate will effectively lead and serve the Department...
Sunday, Apr 8, 2012 — Since 2010, Department of Art professors, Tim Dooley and Aaron Wilson, have been working on a body of work entitled, “Worn Out,” in which they explore imagery some artists consider culturally and aesthetically ‘worn out.’ With subject matter decided, screen prints are then produced through extensive layering of multiple drawn images of the...

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