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 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.

Tuesday, Jun 3, 2014
Community Engagement: How to measure impact

Explore programs of community service and engagement currently offered by UNI students, faculty and staff from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 4, in the CME. A case study of a UNI program that has demonstrated success and faced challenges as it relates to impact will be discussed.

Tuesday, Jun 3, 2014
Spring 2014 International Panther is now available

The spring edition of the CIEP International Panther is available online. Read about current students, CIEP alumni, social and cultural activities, special programs and more.

Tuesday, Jun 3, 2014
Campanile repair work to start

Weather permitting, work on the exterior of the Campanile will start Monday, June 9. Work will include roof revisions on the bell deck and cleaning the brick and limestone. The area will be closed off the last week of June in order to replace the wire mesh guards in the arch openings. If you have any problems or a tentative event scheduled for this area, contact either Joe Boutott or Tony Hanson in the Physical Plant at 273-4400.

Monday, Jun 2, 2014
Primary election voting at Gilchrist Hall

Gilchrist Hall has been designated as a polling location for the June 3 primary election. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Certain parking meters on the west side of Gilchrist Hall will be designated for voters only. Questions may be directed to Milissa Wright, UNI Police, at 273-2712.

Monday, Jun 2, 2014
Summer Wellness and Fitness News now posted

Summer issues of the June Student Health 101 (SH101), New Student Orientation Issue of Student Health 101 (SH101), the WRS E-Newsletter and the WRS Personal Fitness are now posted online. SH101 is a national publication focusing on college student interests. The WRS newsletters focus on WRS activities and topics of the month.

Thursday, May 29, 2014
BOR agenda posted

The next Board of Regents meeting will take place June 4 and 5 in Ames. The agenda is posted online.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
President Ruud's one-year thank you reception

President Ruud is celebrating one year at UNI on May 31. He would like to thank students, faculty and staff for all their hard work from 7:30 to 9 a.m., Friday, May 30, at the President's House. Coffee, juice and pastries will be provided.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014
BOR public hearing May 29

This month's Board of Regents public hearing at UNI is scheduled from 4 to 5 p.m., Thursday, May 29, in 030 BCS.

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