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Thursday, Sept. 6, 2001

EMPLOYEE RESOURCES

MEMFIS TRAINING: Additional MEMFIS Training Sessions have been added during the month of September. To view the current list of classes, and to register for courses, please visit: http://access.uni.edu/cgibin/memfis_train.cgi
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MEMFIS WORKSHOP: On Sept. 7, a "hands on" workshop is scheduled for those needing a refresher on functions and skills learned in MEMFIS training. There will be no formal presentation; the focus will be on your questions. http://www.uni.edu/vpaf/memfis/announce.htm
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NETSCAPE WORKSHOP: Netscape Messenger is being offered Sept. 14 from 9-11 a.m. for faculty and staff who are new to the program or want to brush up on their skills. For registration information, http://fp.uni.edu/its/et/tnt/netscape.html
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BECKER MEMORIAL LECTURE:"'Family Values:' Myths and Realities of the American Family." Lecture by Elaine Tyler May, Professor of American Studies, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. Wed., Sept. 12, 7 p.m. SRL 115. For more information, call Gregory Bruess, 3-2752.
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CALENDAR TRAINING: A calendar workshop is being offered on Sept. 21 from 9-11 a.m. for faculty and staff who are new to the program or want to brush up on their skills. For registration information, http://fp.uni.edu/its/et/tnt/netscape.html
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UNI COMPUTER DESKTOP WALLPAPER: A selection of UNI computer desktop wallpapers are available for downloading. To access the wallpaper and installation instructions, visit http://www.unialum.org/justfun/desktops/desktop.html
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LIBRARY INSTRUCTION: If you have visited the Rod Library homepage recently you know that the information resources on campus are more complex. Sign up your classes for library instruction. Call 3-2839 or visit http://www.uni.edu/library/requestinstr.htm
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NEWS

JOB BOARD: Supervisors can now post job openings for students on the On-line Job Board at MyUNIverse. Students looking for jobs can also post their profiles. If you have any questions, contact the Financial Aid Office at 3-6394.
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UNI IN THE NEWS: Iowa students excel on SAT test. For the complete story, visit http://DesMoinesRegister.com/news/stories/c4780927/15730363.html or http://www.desmoinesregister.com and select the Education section.
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SYMPHONY TICKETS: Single tickets are now on sale for 2001-02 W/CF Symphony performances, including the season opener Oct. 5-6 at the GBPAC. Call 3-7469 or visit http://www.wcfsymphony.org
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CONVOCATION FEEDBACK: The Convocation Committee is interested in your feedback on this year's convocation. Please send your comments no later than Wed., Sept. 12, to Convocation@uni.edu.
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O.R. LATHAM STADIUM: The Rod Library Special Collections Division has made available a brief Web history of O. R. Latham Stadium, UNI's football field before the construction of the Dome. To read about the Stadium and to see pictures of it, go to: http://www.uni.edu/petersog/bhlathamstad.html
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PIAZZA GRAND OPENING: The Grand Opening for the Piazza will be Mon. - Wed., Sept. 10-12. The event will include door prizes, nightly give-aways, Piazza events for students and student performances. Everyone with a valid UNI ID card will have an ID coupon "programmed" onto their card which will be good for a fountain drink at Biscotti's Mon. - Wed. between 2 and 4 p.m. or at the Piazza during Late Late Night, 10:15 - midnight. The first 500 guests to redeem their ID coupon will get their beverage in a re-usable Piazza/Biscotti's cup. This coupon can be redeemed Sept. 10, 11 or 12.
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CAMPUS PHONE BOOK

DEPARTMENTAL/OFFICE INFORMATION: Please visit http://www.uni.edu/pubrel/phone_book to review current information published in the following sections of the 2000-2001 phone book: 1. Office Directory and Campus Governance Groups, pages 5-12 2. UNI FAX numbers, pages 13 and 14 3. Departmental/Office World Wide Web Home Pages, pages 15 and 16 Please review these sections for accuracy. If there are changes in your office listing in any of these sections for 2001-2001, please follow the directions in the link above to submit changes. THE DEADLINE FOR THESE CHANGES IS FRIDAY, SEPT. 7. No additional changes will be accepted after that date.
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FACULTY AND STAFF LISTINGS: The Human Resource Office is updating information for the faculty and staff listings (pages 31-52 of the current phone book) for the 2001-2002 campus phone book. If you have changed your home address or home phone number during the past year, please verify this information by viewing the AccessUNI Web site http://access.uni.edu/ For more information, visit http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/247.html
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HOURS

MAUCKER UNION BUILDING HOURS: http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/246.html
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EVENTS

LANGUAGE COLLOQUIUM: The first Language Science Colloquium will be held Fri., Sept. 7, at 1 p.m in CAC 263. Ken Bleile from the Department of Communicative Disorders will discuss "How Children Learn Their First Words." There will be refreshments following; please RSVP. Remaining fall semester Language Science Colloquia can be found at http://www.cs.uni.edu/~wallingf/research/languageScience.html
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ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL: This Western swing band will perform Sat., Sept. 8, 7:30 p.m. at the GBPAC. Prior to the performance there will be a hoe-down on the front lawn of the GBPAC.
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DIVERSITY WEEK CONCERT: Sun., Sept. 9, 3 p.m GBPAC Great Hall. Maria Corely, piano. No charge. http://www.uni.edu/music/
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FALL FACULTY MEETING: The Fall Meeting for all university faculty will be on Mon., Sept. 10, 3:30 p.m. in Strayer-Wood Auditorium. Dr. Koob will be speaking, and light refreshments will be served after the meeting. All faculty are strongly encouraged to attend.
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INTRAMURAL TENNIS AND RACQUETBALL SINGLES: If you are interested in playing in a tennis or racquetball singles tournament contact Cindy Klatt at 3-7262 or cynthia.klatt@uni.edu $5 entry fee. Play begins Mon., Sept. 10.
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FACULTY RECITAL: Mon., Sept. 10, 8 p.m., GBPAC Davis Hall. Faculty Jazz Quartet - Chris Merz, saxophones; Robert Washut, piano; Jonathan Schwabe, bass; and Bob Dunn, guitar, with Linda Tate, guest jazz vocalist. No charge. http://www.uni.edu/music/
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AEOP MEETING: The UNI Association of Educational Office Professionals (AEOP) announces its first meeting of the year. The theme is "Shoot for the Moon, Even If You Miss It, You Land Among the Stars." The meeting is noon Sept. 11 in Maucker Union Expansion Room C.
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GUEST RECITAL: Tues., Sept. 11, 8 p.m., GBPAC, Jebe Hall. Ji-Yoen Choi, organ. No charge. http://www.uni.edu/music/
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