Events & Dates

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Sunday, May 19, 2019 (All day)

Iowa N.E.W. Leadership Institute

Iowa N.E.W. Leadership is an intensive week-long residential institute designed to develop young women’s public leadership skills, support their engagement in civic life, and create opportunities for...
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 3:45pm

Annual Gronbeck Lecture with Dr. Anjali Vats

Please join us as Dr. Anjali Vats delivers the 5th Annual Gronbeck Lecture. Her talk, which is part of a larger book project on Prince Rogers Nelson entitled Creating While Purple: Prince,...
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Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 4:00pm

Scoring the Screen: The Power of Music in Film

How do composers, producers, and directors use music in film? How does it help to tell stories, complicate plots, create atmosphere, and manipulate audiences' emotional responses? How is it selected...
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Saturday, April 13, 2019 (All day)

EPX CON 2019: Animation & Gaming Conference

The Midwest's largest Animation and Gaming Conference is back and better than ever! This year, the conference features a full program of industry professionals in animation, arts, programming,...
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Friday, April 12, 2019 - 12:00pm

Johnson Society of the Central Region Meeting

The Johnson Society of the Central Region meets annually throughout the Upper Midwest to feature the work of established and up-and-coming scholars of eighteenth-century literature and culture. This...