UNI Home Page Link    
UNI Home Page Liink
MyUNIverse portal link UNI Calendar link Directory link E-Mail link Tickets link Visitors link Site Index link Search link  

Vol. 2, No. 76
Tues., June 12, 2001

EMPLOYEE RESOURCES

MEMFIS SIGHTING: The response for MEMFIS training has been tremendous! To maintain the quality of our training sessions, and to ensure that all end users are prepared for the July 1 "go-live" date please visit the following Web site for more information:
http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/231.html
------------------------------------------------------------------
GILMAN SCHOLARSHIP FOR STUDY ABROAD (NEW): On May 24, 2001, the State Department's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announced the new Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program, which will provide financial aid to U.S. undergraduates who wish to study abroad. To view all relevant information including application forms, access the Web site below
http://www.iie.org/gilman.
------------------------------------------------------------------
SUMMER COMPUTER WORKSHOPS: For those who would like to sharpen their computer skills or learn something new, the June and July computer workshop schedule is available on the Web. Click on the link below for the complete listing. http://www.uni.edu/its/ts/c.html
------------------------------------------------------------------
POLICY REVISIONS: The Office of the Operations Auditor would like to announce the revision of the following policies: Make-Up Work and Missed Classes, 3.06 http://www.uni.edu/pres/policies/306.html
Library Privileges, 9.04 http://www.uni.edu/pres/policies/904.html
------------------------------------------------------------------
FACULTY MASTER AGREEMENT: The Master Agreement between the Board of Regents, State of Iowa, and the UNI-United Faculty for July 1, 2001- June 30, 2003 is available at:
http://www.uni.edu/vpaa/01-03facultycontract/
------------------------------------------------------------------
NETLIBRARY AND UNISTAR: Rod Library has added records for recently purchased netLibrary electronic books to UNISTAR, the library catalog. Records include a link to the full text of the book at netLibrary; do a UNISTAR title search for "Change Is the Rule" to see an example. For a link to netLibrary, visit the Web site below.
http://www.library.uni.edu/dbandcat/db.html
------------------------------------------------------------------
EMPLOYEE SUGGESTIONS: The State of Iowa has developed an On-Line Employee Suggestion System that can be accessed through its Reconnecting Iowans Web site at: http://www.reconnectingiowans.org. Regent employees are encouraged to share ideas that could reduce costs and provide better and more efficient service. For more information, visit the following link: http://www.uni.edu/hrs/CNN_On_Line_Employee_Suggestion_System.htm
------------------------------------------------------------------

NEWS

BOARD OF REGENTS: The Board of Regents, State of Iowa, meets this week at Iowa State University in Ames. Docket items are available at: http://www2.state.ia.us/regents/meetings/DocketMemos/memos.html
------------------------------------------------------------------
UNI-DOME UPDATE: It will take more than one construction season to complete repair and improvements to the UNI-Dome. While the facility is expected to reopen in time for UNI's first home football game on Aug. 30, the university will close the facility again from March 22 until August 2002 to complete construction. For more information visit the Web site below. http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/229.html
------------------------------------------------------------------
UNI-AEOP AWARDS & RECOGNITION: At its Recognition Banquet on May 8, the UNI Association of Educational Office Professionals (UNI-AEOP) recognized individuals for their dedication. To see a complete list of award recipients, visit the Web site below.
http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/227.html
------------------------------------------------------------------
23RD ST. MARKET: Starting June 4,the 23rd St. Market will have homemade soup and Red Hat Deli subs available 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Mon. - Fri.
------------------------------------------------------------------


EVENTS

SUMMER CONFERENCES: Conferences are in full swing! Groups on campus this week are: Suzuki Institute, June 9-11; Upward Bound, June 9-July 22; Girls Basketball Team Shootout, June 9-10; Arts Leadership Institute, June 10-13; World of Work, June 10-July 21; Girls State, June 10-15; French Summer Institute, June 11-30. Call the Dept. Of Residence at 3-2333 for more information, or access the conference calendar Web site for the complete list of summer conferences.
http://www.uni.edu/dor/conferences/calendar/index.html
------------------------------------------------------------------
ART EXHIBITION: The (UNI) Gallery of Art will present "Twenty-five Years in Iowa: Drawings and Sculpture by Nina Ward" June 11-Aug. 3. The exhibition and lecture at the UNI Gallery of Art are free and open to the public. Gallery hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Mon.- Fri.; Sat. and Sunday noon to 4:30 p.m. http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/230.html
------------------------------------------------------------------
UNIVERSITY HEALTH AND SAFETY COMMITTEE MEETING: Wed., June 13, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m., Maucker Union University Room South.
------------------------------------------------------------------
UNI MUSEUMS: Lessons and Recess at the One-Room School, June 21, 10 a.m. - Noon, Marshall Center One-Room School (23rd St. & Hudson Road). See how the classroom has changed since the 1920's. For ages 8-12. $6. Pre-register by June 14, 3-2188. Access our Web site for a complete listing of activities.
http://www.uni.edu/museum/
------------------------------------------------------------------
SUMMER ACTIVITIES: Kids & Cameras, June 20 and 27, 10 a.m. - Noon, University Museum. Learn how to take great photos with a few helpful tips at this 2-part workshop. Each child will get their own disposable camera to practice techniques during the first class and critique the results in the second class. For ages 8-12. The cost is $20. Pre-register by June 13. Call 3-2188 for more information or access our Web site for a complete listing of activities. http://www.uni.edu/museum/
------------------------------------------------------------------
UNI MUSEUMS: Plants and Play on the Iowa Prairie, June 26, 10 a.m.- Noon, University Museum. Learn about the Iowa prairies and who lived there. For ages 4-7 the cost is $6 and for ages 8-12 the cost is $8. Pre-register by June 19. Call 3-2188 for more information or access our Web site for a complete listing of activities. http://www.uni.edu/museum/
------------------------------------------------------------------

 


Find the UNI event you're looking for in the UNI Calendar of Events, a convenient, searchable database located at http://access.uni.edu/acal/
Events on the calendar this week at UNI:

http://access.uni.edu/acal/bin/callist.cgi?date=this_week


MyUniverse is published once a week, on Monday mornings.
Maintained by Office of University Marketing and Public Relations
Last Modified: 09/22/10