Inside UNI Faculty/Staff Announcements Archive

Inside UNI launched in January 2013 replacing UNI Online and MyUNIverse News. Visit the UNI Online archives for information published prior to January 2013.
Tuesday, Jun 18, 2013
Legislative reception

Help thank our local legislative delegation for their work during the legislative session at a reception from 9 to 10:30 a.m., Thursday, June 27, in the Great Reading Room, SRL.

Tuesday, Jun 18, 2013
Employee Wellness reminders

UNI Employee Wellness is offering wellness reminders through two different mediums. Employees can like the UNI Employee Wellness Facebook for weekly updates or receive information through an opt-in listserv. If you'd like to subscribe, email uni-employee-wellness+subscribe@uni.edu.

Monday, Jun 17, 2013
Construction work closes sidewalk

The Bartlett Hall contractor has to install a new storm sewer outside of the construction fence. The sidewalk on the southeast corner of the site is closed temporarily. They expect the work to take about one week.

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2013
Presenters sought for Iowa TRIO Student Leadership Conference

UNI Student Support Services will host the annual 2013 Iowa TRIO Student Leadership Conference on the UNI campus Wednesday, Oct. 9.  Applications for breakout session presentations are now being accepted.  We are seeking interactive and engaging presentations from the UNI community.  This conference averages 150-200 high school and college TRIO students from across Iowa. For more information, email Kailee Becker or call  273-2179. Deadline is Friday, July 12.

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2013
Payroll self-service direct deposit now available

Employees can now set up, or make changes to, their payroll direct-deposit information using a new self-service feature. For it to be effective on that pay date, faculty and staff should make changes at least five business days prior and students, three business days. A Quick Reference Guide is available under Employee Self Service.  Questions may be directed to Sherri Baldwin, 273-2656 in Payroll.

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2013
Smoking cessation resource

UNI Employee Wellness is sharing a tobacco cessation resource for employees available through Quitline Iowa. Quitline Iowa is offering four weeks of free Nicotine Replacement Therapy in the form of patches and gum while supplies last. For more information, call 1-800-784-8669 or email hrs-benefits@uni.edu.

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2013
Temporary location of International Students & Scholars Office

The International Students and Scholars Office is temporarily located in 50 BRC, due to remodeling. The phone numbers will remain the same.

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2013
Campus alumni employee social

Did you know there are more than 700 alumni who work on campus? The Alumni Association would like to thank you for all you do. Join fellow alumni employees for Panther slushies and popcorn from 1 to 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 19, outside the Alumni House. Are you an alumni association member? Show your card and receive a small gift. This event is made possible by membership dues. 

Monday, Jun 10, 2013
Testing of Emergency Outdoor Notification System

There will be campus-wide testing of the emergency outdoor notification system in each building throughout the day on Tuesday, June 11.  If you have any questions, call 273-4400 or Gary Saak at 273-2622.

Tuesday, Jun 4, 2013
Walk-in wellness lab screenings

UNI Employee Wellness is now offering walk-in wellness lab screenings, providing employees a convenient, confidential and low-cost method to assess their health. Learn more about this opportunity by reading the lab screenings brochure. To utilize this new service, complete the lab-screening order form. If you have questions, call 273-2423 or email hrs-benefits@uni.edu.

Tuesday, Jun 4, 2013
Summer Health and Wellness newsletters available

Summer issues of the Student Health 101 (SH101) and the New Student Issue of Student Health 101 are posted online. Faculty and staff, please direct students to these helpful newsletters. 

Tuesday, Jun 4, 2013
Meet Bill and Judy Ruud

Faculty, staff and students are invited to meet Bill and Judy Ruud on Tuesday, June 11, from 11 a.m. to noon, at Rod Library or Thursday, June 13, from 3 to 4 p.m., in GIL 007-009. Introduce yourself, have a cup of coffee and welcome them into the Panther family.

Monday, Jun 3, 2013
BOR meeting/agenda

The Board of Regents, State of Iowa, will meet Wednesday, in Iowa City. The agenda is posted online.

Monday, Jun 3, 2013
Name the new LGBT center

A new lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans* student center will open in Maucker Union this fall. If you would like to help choose a name for the new center, vote online

Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Steve Moon retirement reception

Steve Moon, director of ITS-Network Services, will retire after 34 years at UNI.  A retirement reception will be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, June 4, in the Great Reading Room.  Remarks will begin at 10:30 a.m.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013
New students and parents attend Orientation

New admitted students and their parents will attend Orientation sessions starting June 7 through July 12. Orientation dates are posted online.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013
GBPAC announces new season

The Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center has announced its upcoming season. The line-up for 2013-2014 shows is posted online.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Benefits open enrollment reminder

Benefits open enrollment for faculty, P&S, academic administrators, institutional officials and Merit supervisory employees for health, dental, and voluntary term life will end May 29. Additional benefits information and health plan comparisons are posted online.  If you have questions about open enrollment, call 273-2423 or e-mail hrs-benefits@uni.edu.

Friday, May 24, 2013
Legislative update

The legislative session has adjourned. Jeneane Beck, state relations officer, has posted an update that outlines how UNI fared.

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Deadline change for Inside UNI announcements

Due to the Memorial Day holiday, the deadline to submit announcements for the May 28 Inside UNI for Faculty & Staff update is noon, Friday, May 24.

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Civil Rights icon Angela Davis will visit UNI

Angela Davis will discuss "Finding Your Way: Organizing for Social Change and Human Rights,"  at 7 p.m., Nov. 7, in the Great Hall of the GBPAC.

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Massage therapy summer pricing

Massage therapy is available through UNI Wellness and Recreation now through Aug. 2. The cost for community: 15 minutes-$17; 30 minutes-$28;  45 minutes-$38; 60 minutes-$50; and 90 minutes-$70. Prices for UNI students, employees, retirees and families: 15 minutes-$15, 30 minutes-$25; 45 minutes-$35; 60 minutes-$45; and 90 minutes-$65. Call the Wellness Resource Lab at 273-6119 to schedule an appointment.

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
New policy on after-hours building access

A new policy, Policy 8.13, After-Hours Building Access has been approved.

Monday, May 20, 2013
Library hours for Memorial Day weekend

Library hours for Memorial Day weekend are posted online. There will be no special vacation loans over the Memorial Day weekend. Patrons may check out materials and enter the building until 10 minutes to closing time, at which time service desks close and the doors are locked. Library online resources are available 24/7; if off campus, you will get a prompt to enter your CatID.

Monday, May 20, 2013
Volunteers needed during Orientation

Faculty and staff volunteers are needed to help the UNI Parents Association staff the parent resource area during new student orientation in June and July. The fairs take place from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m., on Mondays and Thursdays, from June 10 through July 11. If interested, contact Kristin Woods .

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