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, Jul 15, 2014
Professional development opportunity

The Student Affairs Professional Development Committee will offer a learning session on "Dogs & Cats & Horses, Oh My! Making Sense of Service and Emotional Support Animals." Ashley Brickley, student disability services coordinator, will present from noon to 1 p.m., Wednesday, July 16, in the CME. Find more information and register at the student affairs website.

Tuesday, Jul 8, 2014
Welcome Week volunteers needed

Show your support for incoming students and families by volunteering during Welcome Week festivities. Duties include greeting students, providing directions and general assistance. Several options are available on the Welcome Week and the Move-In Crew websites.

Tuesday, Jul 8, 2014
Community Engagement: How to Measure Impact

Explore the many different programs of community service and engagement currently offered to UNI students, faculty and staff, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 15, in the CME. Joe Bolick, business and community services, will share how his department collects and shares data and measures impact.

Tuesday, Jul 8, 2014
Google analytics training - July 25

UNI Continuing Education and Special Programs invites faculty and staff to attend Google analytics training from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday, July 25, in 102 SAB. Converge Consulting will share strategies for recognizing the information and metrics you should be looking at, as well as identifying key benchmarks. Lunch is provided. Find details and RSVP online. 

Tuesday, Jul 1, 2014
Early processing of student timecards due to July 4th holiday

Because of the of the July 4 holiday, student timecards will be processed early and must be approved by 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 2.

Tuesday, Jul 1, 2014
July 4th hours for Maucker Union

Essentials, Chats and Prexy's in Maucker Union will be closed Friday, July 4 in observance of the holiday. Prexy's and Essentials will resume normal hours on Monday, July 7. Due to a water shut-down in Maucker Union, Chat's won't open until 10 a.m.

Tuesday, Jul 1, 2014
Farewell reception for Tabatha Cruz

The Center for Multicultural Education will host a farewell reception for Tabatha Cruz, program coordinator, from 2 to 4 p.m., Tuesday, July 1, in the CME.

Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014
Motorcycle parking available in the MMTC

Motorcycle parking has been added to the Multimodal Transportation Center. The designated area is located on the upper level in stalls 112-115. An MC permit is required to park in the spaces. Visitors can purchase time at the pay station.  

Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014
Library hours for July 4th holiday

Library hours for the July 4 holiday are posted online. There will be no special vacation loans during the holiday. Library online resources are available 24/7; if off campus, you will get a prompt to enter your CatID.

Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014
Fourth of July hosting opportunity

The Culture and Intensive English Program (CIEP) is coordinating a host day event for CIEP students who want to learn about American culture on the Fourth of July. Volunteers and families will pick students up from campus around noon and bring them along for their family or holiday festivities, returning the students to campus after day activities or evening fireworks. Volunteer families may host one to four students, depending on each volunteer's capacity and preferences. To sign up, contact Sally Roos.

Friday, Jun 20, 2014
MyUNIverse Portal and Student System maintenance

On Saturday, June 28, the MyUNIverse Portal and Student Systems will be down for maintenance between 8 a.m. and noon. If there are questions or concerns on this outage, contact Chris Triplitt.

Thursday, Jun 19, 2014
End-of-year inventory

Campus Supply will accept orders until June 25 and be closed for inventory from June 26 through June 30. Thanks for your continued business.

Tuesday, Jun 17, 2014
Campus cooling systems

The storm last night caused many of the campus cooling systems to go off line. Physical Plant staff are working to restart systems as quickly as possible. If you have questions, please call 273-4400.

Tuesday, Jun 17, 2014
Migraine and quality of life study

Adults with migraines are invited to participate in a University of Iowa research study to learn if a skills workshop can lead to improvements in headaches. For more information, complete an online survey or call 319-384-2845.

Tuesday, Jun 17, 2014
Chronic disease management program at UNI

Better Choices, Better Health®, Stanford University's chronic disease management program, is being offered to UNI employees through the Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging from 4:30 to 7 p.m., on Mondays, in 007 GIL, beginning July 7. This is a six-week program for persons living with chronic health conditions and their caregivers. Register online or contact Therese Callaghan with questions. Advance registration required. 

Tuesday, Jun 17, 2014
June Fulbright announcement

The June Fulbright announcement is available at the international programs website under announcements. If you have questions, email oip@uni.edu.

Tuesday, Jun 17, 2014
Faculty and staff with lobbying contacts

Lobbying activity from April 1 to June 30, 2014 must be reported online by Monday, June 30. UNI files quarterly reports on specific lobbying issues and the expenses incurred. The university's policy on Federal and State Lobbying and Political Activity can be found in the Policies and Procedures Manual at 10.09. If there is nothing to report for a particular quarter, note that in the "comments" section. Contact Pat Geadelmann in the Office of the President with questions.

Tuesday, Jun 17, 2014
Revised policies
Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014
Efficiency and Transformation Study open forum

An open forum about Deloitte's Phase 2 review of the Board of Regents Rising to the Next TIER program will be from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Monday, June 16, in the GBPAC. Following the presentation, there will be an open mic Q&A.

Tuesday, Jun 10, 2014
Wireless network access for UNI guests and visitors

UNI is offering complimentary wifi access to visitors and guests via the 'attwifi' network, which will replace 'UNI-Guest' in most campus locations. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to continue using the secure 'WiFi-UNI' network. More information is posted on the ITS website.

Tuesday, Jun 10, 2014
Summer construction projects

There are a number of construction projects taking place on campus. A map on the Facilities Planning website shows the location, approximate duration and alternate routes around construction projects

Tuesday, Jun 10, 2014
Billing statements for printing or mailing charges

A link to the PDF instructions for accessing billing statements for printing or mailing charges from the University of Iowa is now included on the order form for printing jobs

Tuesday, Jun 10, 2014
Abandoned bikes

A number of abandoned bikes around campus were confiscated by the UNI Police on May 27 and 28. If your bike is missing, contact the UNI Police at 273-2712.

Tuesday, Jun 10, 2014
Kid Zumba

Zumba for kids ages 7 through 11 features age-appropriate music to encourage kids to have fun moving to the beat. The class is offered at 9 a.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, in 176 WRC. The first session begins June 10. The fee is $25. Register online or in 101 WRC. Contact Dana Foster for more information.

Tuesday, Jun 3, 2014
College Hill Farmers Market starts June 5

The College Hill Farmers Market brings fresh, local foods to the UNI campus and surrounding communities from 4 to 6 p.m. every Thursday, June through October. The CEEE sponsors and manages the market on the corner of College and W. 22nd streets.

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