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UNI Online
(Vol. 1, No. 53)
Feb. 29, 2000
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EMPLOYEE RESOURCES
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UNI AEOP SPRING WORKSHOP: The 37th Annual UNI-AEOP Spring Workshop
will be 8 a.m.-3 p.m. in the CBB Monday, March 13. Educational office
professionals from across Iowa will be in attendance for a day of
professional growth and development. You may register via the web at
http://www.uni.edu/aeop
or by e-mail at mailto:
sandra.law@uni.edu.
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NEW STRATEGIC PLAN DRAFT: The UNI Strategic Planning Committee has
made its first report to the Cabinet, delivering a draft strategic
plan. That plan, "Focused on Excellence - University of Northern Iowa
2001-2006 Strategic Plan" is available for review onlin
e at:
http://www.uni.edu/pres/draftstratplan
Your input is encouraged through the Strategic Plan Message Boar
d at:
http://www.uni.edu/pres/draftstratplan/wwwboard/index.html
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INPUT SOUGHT ON NEW POLICIES: The University Planning and Policy
Committee for Information Technology (PPCIT) is currently seeking
input on two technology policies:
World Wid
e Web http://www.uni.edu/its/ad/policies/www.html
Domain Name Se
rvice http://www.uni.edu/its/ad/policies/dns.html

Please send your comments to
mailto:ppcit@uni.edu by March 9th. If you have any questions,
please contact Garry Bozylinsky via e-mail or at 3-7779.
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MORE ACCESS TO LIBRARY DOCUMENT DELIVERY. The Rod Library has doubled
the number of access ports for the Carl UnCover Gateway. To use this
new service v
isit
http://rodnet.library.uni.edu/uncover/uncover.asp

For additional information try the Document Delivery FAQ at
http://www.library.uni.edu/libinfo/instruction/docdelivery.html

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NEWS
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FINANCIAL AID ACADEMIC PROGRESS GUIDELINES CHANGED: The major changes
include: Students will be evaluated beginning with their second semester
at UNI; Full time students are expected to complete at least nine hours
per semester, and 1st BA students will be allowed up to 186 total hours
to complete their degree. These changes are seen as a positive move to
make financial aid more accessible to students. Please feel free to
contact Brian Will in Financial Aid at 3-2722 if you have any questi
ons.
http://www.uni.edu/finaid/progress2.html

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TRAINING
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NETSCAPE MESSENGER/CALENDAR TRAINING: Additional workshops have been
scheduled for both Netscape Calendar and Netscape Messenger. If you'd
like to switch from your current e-mail or calendar programs to full-
featured browser-based applications, check these
out.
http://www.uni.edu/its/ts/netscape.html

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EVENTS
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AMRAM PRESENTATION: David Amram, James Hearst Scholar for the School
of Music, will present a program Tuesday, Feb. 29th, 6-7:30 p.m. in
Russell Hall 120 about his experiences with poet Jack Kerouac and
their collaboration on the film "Pull My Daisy". Call 3-2228 for
reservations and further information.
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UNI JOB FAIR: The UNI Job Fair will be 10 a.m.-3 p.m. March 1 in the
Maucker Union Expansion. May and Summer graduates and alumni are
invited to attend this free event. More than 80 employers, representing
business and industry, human services and government will provide
information about job opportunities with their organizations.
http://www.uni.edu/placement/events/fairs/jfair.html

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UNITY BREAKFAST: The Minority Graduate Student Association is holding
a Unity Breakfast Friday, March 3, from 7 a.m- noon, at the Center for Multicultural Education. The price of breakfast is $3.
For more information on the breakfast, visit:
http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/88.html

For more about MGSA, visit:
http://www.uni.edu/maucker/sorgdir/sorg513/

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BIG SPLASH AND BAND ON THE WATER: Get ready for spring break with Big
Splash & Band on the Water featuring Paul Wright March 4. Make the
biggest splash from 7-8 p.m. and win a prize provided by Little Italy.
From 8-10 p.m. relax and float in an innertube while listening to Paul
Wright and his band. Registration for the Big Splash contest is
Feb. 28-Mar. 3, 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. in WRC 101. For more information,
contact Chris Denison at 3-7263.
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NCAA WRESTLING WEST REGIONAL: UNI Wrestling hosts the NCAA West
Regional this Saturday at N.U. High School. The Panthers look to
advance to the NCAA Championships. Competition begins at 10
a.m.
http://www.uni.edu/athletic

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WOMEN'S BASKETBALL SENIOR DAY: After upsetting the top two teams in
the conference this weekend, UNI Women's Basketball closes out their
home schedule this Saturday afternoon vs. state rival Drake. Salute the
seniors in their last home game. Tip-off is 3:05 p.m. in the West
Gym.
http://www.uni.edu/athletic

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Other events on the calendar this week at
UNI:
http://access.uni.edu/acal/bin/callist.cgi?date=this_week

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