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Thursday, October 24, 2019
  UNI NEWS SERVICES - Theatre UNI will kick-off its 2019-20 season with Marja-Lewis Ryan’s award-winning play, “One in the Chamber” Oct. 24-26 and Oct. 31-Nov. 2 at 7:30p.m. and Oct. 27 and Nov. 3 at 2 p.m. in the Strayer-Wood Theatre on the University of Northern Iowa campus.  
Monday, October 21, 2019
  UNI NEWS SERVICES - The University of Northern Iowa's department of communication studies will host its annual FastForward Digital Media Event starting at 8 a.m. Oct. 25. 
Thursday, October 17, 2019
  The University of Northern Iowa's American Chemical Society (ACS) student chapter, in collaboration with students from the biology, physics and earth science departments, will host their annual "Halloween House" from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., Friday, October 25, on the second floor of McCollum Science Hall. The event is free and open to the public. The activities are intended for children, and costumes are encouraged. 
Monday, October 14, 2019
The University of Northern Iowa Gallery of Art, in association with the UNI Department of Art, will present the "2019 Department of Art Faculty Exhibition" from Wednesday, Oct. 16 through Saturday, Nov. 16. The open reception begins at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 16, in the Kamerick Art Building (KAB) south lobby. 
Thursday, October 10, 2019
  The University of Northern Iowa’s department of marketing will host the inaugural Digital Marketing Forum from 5-6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 24, in the Center for Energy and Environmental Education (CEEE 11) on campus. The event is in partnership with nationally recognized digital marketing agency Spinutech, and a number of other business and community leaders will present at the conference, including two Google executives.
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
The University of Northern Iowa is gearing up for a weekend packed with activities open to the community and Panther families from Oct. 18-20.  FRIDAY EVENTS The Panther volleyball team will host the Drake Bulldogs at 6 p.m. Oct. 18 in the McLeod Center. Tickets are $7 at the door.   The Orchesis Dance Company will have two free performances during the weekend starting at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18. A second show will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20. Both events will be held in Bengston Auditorium in Russell Hall.
Monday, October 7, 2019
The University of Northern Iowa's department of languages and literatures will host five speakers for the 2019-2020 Hearst Lecture Series throughout the academic year. The first lecture will feature Sandra Cisneros, poet, short story writer, novelist, essayist, performer, community activist, and artist, at 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 28, in Lang Auditorium, on UNI's campus.
Monday, October 7, 2019
The UNI School of Music will host an unaccompanied tuba recital performance by guest artist Austin Crumrine at 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10. in Davis Hall, Gallagher Bluedorn on the UNI campus.  Austin Crumrine is a Doctor of Musical Arts candidate in tuba performance at The Ohio State University where he serves as graduate associate for the tuba/euphonium studio. He received his Bachelor of Music in tuba performance from the University of North Texas (UNT) and his Masters of Music in tuba performance from Baylor University. 
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
The University of Northern Iowa Reserved Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) will host its fourth annual Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, in the Lang Hall Auditorium on the UNI campus.  This year's Hall of Fame will honor two inductees: Lt. Col. (retired) Bobbie Lydell Williams, ’86, and Lt. Col. (retired) Dr. Jeffrey Adamovicz, ’84.
Monday, September 30, 2019
  Crews will be wheat pasting five enormous images on three different buildings on College Hill to commemorate the University of Northern Iowa’s 100th Homecoming anniversary on Oct. 5. The images come from Fortepan Iowa, a historic digital photo archive launched in 2015 and based at the University of Northern Iowa. The archive features curated photos taken by ordinary Iowans in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.