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Vol. 2, No. 42
January 23, 2001

EMPLOYEE RESOURCES

CAMPUS NEWS NETWORK: The Jan. 23 issue of Campus News Network is available on the web at http://www.uni.edu/pubrel/cnn/issues/012301
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SPEAKERS BUREAU: University Marketing and Public Relations is updating the UNI Speakers Bureau and media resources list. I hope faculty and staff will participate enthusiastically in the speakers bureau and use their expertise to educate and inform the citizenry and serve the interest of our many publics. Service is important to UNI and should be important to each of us. I encourage you to click on the attached link and respond to this query. --Aaron Podolefsky, Provost and VP for Academic Affairs http://www.uni.edu/pubrel/resourcedb.shtml
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UNIVERSITY INN DISCOUNTS: The University Inn at 4711 University Ave., Cedar Falls, has extended special rates for UNI guests beginning at $39.95/night, effective Mar. 1. Check with UNI Purchasing or the hotel for additional information.
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DISCOUNT HOTEL RATES: The 2001 discount rates on the State Universities of America (SUA) hotel agreement are available at http://www.purchasing.uc.edu/sua/
UNI participates in this agreement and the rates are available for UNI employee travel. Any questions, notify roxanne.conrad@uni.edu
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SAS VERSION 8.1: This software is available in the ITS SCCs from the "Reserve Software" location on the Windows platform: 1.Start, 2.Programs, 3.Reserved Software, 4.SAS.
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COMPUTER FEE SURVEY: The Rod Library Ad Hoc Student Computer Fee Committee invites your input to help it decide which library projects to recommend for funding with student computer fee money. The survey will be available until Fri., Jan. 26, at the Web site below. http://www.uni.edu/library/survey.htm
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NEWS

REP. WAYNE FORD ON CAMPUS: On Jan. 25, Rep. Wayne Ford will be speaking from 7:15-8:30 p.m. on ≥Can Iowa Be The Field of Dreams≤ in the Schindler Education Center, room 245. This event is open to the Cedar Valley Community.
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R.J. MCELROY FELLOWSHIP: Faculty should encourage graduated or graduating seniors to apply for this Fellowship. Candidates must have a strong academic background, a record of extracurricular activities and intend to pursue a Ph.D. Annual stipend of $10,000 is available. Contact Graduate College (1 Seerley) for an application or additional information. Application deadline is Jan. 29.
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SUMMER ORIENTATION STAFF NEEDED: Do you know students who possess strong communication and interpersonal skills along with an interest in working with new students? Sixteen students will be selected to assist with summer orientation programming. Applications are available in residence halls, the Union, Admissions or online. Questions should be directed to Jon Buse or Shelley Milks in Admissions at 3-2281. http://www.uni.edu/~admiss/summer/sosapp.html
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TRAINING

TECH TRAINING FOR GRADUATE ASSISTANTS: ITS-Ed. Tech. is providing an opportunity for GA's to learn more about integrating technology into teaching,"T-Time for Graduate Assistants". For more information including dates & times check out the Web site below.
http://www.uni.edu/its/ts/ttime/
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EVENTS

UNI MEN'S BASKETBALL: Panther's men's basketball hosts Wichita State Wed., Jan. 24 at 7:05 p.m. in the UNI-Dome. http://www.uni.edu/athletic
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LEADERS ON LEADERSHIP SERIES: President Robert Koob and VP for Educational and Student Services Renee Romano will discuss their leadership views in the "Leaders on Leadership" series Thurs., Jan. 25, 3:30-4:45 p.m., in Schindler, Room 323. The program is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to the Leadership Studies Program Director, geraldine.perreault@uni.edu, or 3-6898.
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NEW EXHIBIT AT THE UNIVERSITY MUSEUM: The opening reception for "Picturing Faith: Religious America in Government Photography, 1935-1943" will be held on Jan. 25, 4-6:30 p.m. At 5 p.m., join Richard Colburn, UNI Professor of Art, for a gallery walk as he sets the exhibit within the context of the FSA archives and the careers of the photographers. http://www.uni.edu/museum/
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PANTHER WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: The Panthers face Creighton Fri., Jan. 26 night at 7:05 p.m. On Sun. afternoon, UNI battles state-rival Drake at 4:05 p.m. Wear apparel of your favorite NFL team and receive an adult ticket for only $3! Both games are in the West Gym. http://www.uni.edu/athletic
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DR. GRAMMAR RESCHEDULED: The Dr. Grammar feature, on IPTV's "Living in Iowa", has been rescheduled to run on Fri., Jan. 26 at 8:30 p.m. The show will also run on Sun., Jan. 28 at 7:30 p.m.
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TRACK & FIELD: Get your first look at the Panther men's and women's indoor track & field teams Sat., Jan. 27 when they host the UNI Invitational. Events begin at 9:30 a.m. in the UNI-Dome. http://www.uni.edu/athletic
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UNI WRESTLING: The #1 team in the nation visits the West Gym. UNI vs. Oklahoma State, Sat., Jan. 27 at 7 p.m. http://www.uni.edu/athletic
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GUEST RECITAL: Mon., Jan. 29, Shun-Lin Chou, piano-GBPAC Davis Hall at 8 p.m. There is no admission charge.
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FACULTY AND GUEST RECITAL: Tues., Jan. 30, Randy Grabowski, trumpet and William McGuire, organ - GBPAC Jebe Hall at 8 p.m. There is no admission charge.
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UNI CAREER AND INTERNSHIP FAIR: The Spring Career and Internship Fair is on Wed., Jan. 31 from 10-3 p.m. in the Maucker Union Expansion. All majors are invited to attend. http://www.uni.edu/careercenter/events/careerfair/01JobFairWebSummary_1.html
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CROW FORUM: Mon., Feb. 5, Leah White, Department of Comm. Studies, will present "Overcoming Nazi Oppression: Charlotte Salomom, Autobiography and the Reconstruction of Self" in the Embassy Room, Maucker Union at noon. This presentation is open to the public.
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