UNI Online  
(Vol. 1, No. 15)
Sept. 30, 1999
What's happening this week at UNI?

United Way offers many ways to designate donations.  To find out more: 
The Office of International Programs and the Study Abroad Center 
invites all interested students, faculty and staff to meet with 
representatives of the following overseas educational institutions:

  Aalborg University, Denmark; 3:30-4:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 5 
  in BAK 59

  University of Wales, Swansea, Time TBA, Thursday, Oct. 21 

For more information, contact the Study Abroad Center at 3-7652 or 
International Programs at 3-6807.

The Department of Modern Languages is sponsoring a live satellite 
videoconference on Foreign Language Teaching. The topic will be "The 
Coming of Age of the Profession." There will be several presentations
discussing the emerging FL paradigm, the role of technology, 
teacher/learner roles and the national standards. There will also be 
live interaction with viewers and speakers from around the country. 
The event will be from 1-3 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 6 in 130C SEC. 
Did you know that UNI is the only Division I school in the country 
with undefeated both football (4-0) and volleyball (13-0) this year? 
Come watch the volleyball team, now ranked 24th nationally, this 
weekend as they host Southern Illinois (Fri., Oct. 1 at 7 p.m.) and 
Evansville (Sat., Oct. 2 at 7 p.m.) in the West Gym. For all the info
on UNI Athletics, visit 
The opening reception for the Alumni Invitational Art Exhibition is 
6:30-8:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3 in the Maucker Union Art Gallery. The 
exhibit features landscape paintings by Margery Hibbard and still 
life drawings by William Francis Bisbee. It is open through Oct. 22.
Theatre UNI begins its 1999/2000 season with the American premiere of
"Memoirs of the Warsaw Uprising" by Wieslaw Gorski, based on the 
work of Miron Bialoszewski.  "Memoirs" is directed by Cynthia Goatley. 
Performances are Oct. 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16 at 8 p.m. and Oct. 10 and
17 at 2 p.m. at the Strayer-Wood Theatre.  Tickets are $8 for 
general public; $7 for UNI faculty/staff and senior citizens; $6 for 
UNI students and youth. Discussions with the playwright, director and
cast will be held following the performances on Thursday, October 7,
and Sunday, Oct. 10. For tickets, call the Theatre UNI box office at
A retirement open house for Betty Cool will be held from 2-4 p.m., 
Thursday, Sept. 30, in Gilchrist 207 & 209, as she retires from the 
Financial Aid Office. All are welcome to attend and wish Betty the 
best of luck on her retirement.
The P&S Council invites all P&S staff to the annual "Meet the Pres" 
meeting, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 4, in 111 KAB. President Koob 
will address the role that staff played in UNI's recent high rankings
in U.S. News and World Report's College Guide. 
Tickets for the KUNI Blues Blowout are $15 in advance, $18 at the 
door at Electric Park Ballroom, Waterloo. It features The Kinsey 
Report and the Don Boyle Blues Band. Tickets available at KUNI, 3rd 
floor CAC or 273-6400. Also at Bob's Guitars, Co-op Records and 
Electric Park. 
There will be a UNI auction Friday, Oct. 1,at 1 p.m., at 2412 West 
27th Street (formerly Wayne Engineering).  A large variety of 
miscellaneous furniture and equipment will be sold. All items will be
sold "as is" and must be removed the day of the sale. All items must
be paid for in cash (or good check) at the site before removal.  A 
photo ID will be required to obtain a bidding number."
A schedule of events for Homecoming 1999 is available on the web at

The ITS-Educational Technology (formerly Training Services) computer
workshop schedule for October is now available. As always, 
reservations are required for these workshops. Our advertisement was 
also in the September 24 issue of the Northern Iowan (usually the 
next to the last Friday each month), so the workshops are filling up 
fast! Check out the schedule and call soon for reservations!!
Additional workshops have been scheduled in October for those wishing
to use Netscape Messenger and Calendar, the officially supported 
e-mail and scheduling programs for staff and faculty at UNI. Check the
ITS-Educational Technology website for complete information.

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