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Tuesday, May 7, 2002

EMPLOYEE RESOURCES

TIAA CREF SEMINARS: Retirement Distribution Flexibilities - Wednesday,
May 15 from 7-8 p.m.
Asset Allocation - Thursday, May 16 from 10-11 a.m.
2002 New Tax Law - Thursday, May 16 from 12-1 p.m.
To register for these seminars, call Sandy Law @3-2423 or
e-mail sandra.law@uni.edu

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LIBRARY INSTRUCTION: The Rod Library can offer your class an
orientation of the library and library resources - customized to
the needs of your class. Call 3-2839 or register online at
http://www.uni.edu/library/requestinstr.htm

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ANTIVIRUS SOFTWARE LICENSING: With the ITS acquisition of Norton
AntiVirus Software for the entire campus, Command (F-Prot) AntiVirus
software licensing will not be renewed when the license agreement
expires July 31. If you are still using Command (small yellow "C"
icon on right side of the taskbar) on your Windows system, please
make arrangements with your support coordinator to remove this product
and to have Norton AntiVirus Corporate Edition installed.

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NEW STELTOR CALENDAR CLIENT: The newest release of the Steltor
calendar software (CorporateTime version 6.0 for Windows; version 5.0
for Motif) is now available, contact your campus computer liaison for
installation. These new releases require either IE 5.0 or Netscape
4.76 or above browsers. Additionally, a CorporateTime for the Web
(Version 3.0.1) maintenance release will be installed soon.

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STATE FAIR DISPLAY: UNI will exhibit at the Iowa State Fair, Aug.
8-18. The university's tradeshow booth will highlight UNI's impact
and service to the state. A 10 ft. backdrop is being created to
highlight photo profiles of alumni. Faculty and staff from all
colleges and departments are encouraged to share names of alumni
who are strong examples of the high quality graduates UNI serves.
Please email Stacey Christensen, stacey.christensen@uni.edu, with
any or all of the following information: alumni names, graduation
year, employer, occupation, contact information and comments/
achievements/honors.

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GRADUATION GIFT IDEAS: A commemorative coverlet to celebrate
the UNI campus, its historic buildings and educational traditions
is avaialbale at the University Museum gift shop, or call 3-2188. OR
the UNI Alumni Association has great gifts for as little as $6.00.
The newest is a wool-blend UNI pennant. For this and more visit https://www.uni.edu/unialumni/secure/merchandise/merchandise.html.

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CHILDREN'S SWIM LESSONS: Please return your interest surveys to
the Wellness and Recreation Office to secure your child's spot.
If you have not received a brochure in campus mail, contact Chris
Denison at 3-7263 or at christopher.denison@uni.edu

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NEWS

CAMPUS NEWS NETWORK: The latest edition of CNN is available.
In this issue you will find the list of new retirees,
information on the new vice president for administration &
finance, communication tips, a profile on Geraldine Perreault
and more. Visit
http://www.uni.edu/pubrel/cnn/issues/050702/
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STREET CLOSING: Maucker Union Drive will close May 13 for construction
and will remain closed until October, 2002. Please contact Bill Bonwell
at 3-7321, Facility Planning, for further information.
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COMMENCEMENT RECEPTIONS: Each of UNI's colleges will host receptions
immediately following their respective commencement ceremonies.
The schedule is available on the Web at
http://www.uni.edu/pubrel/news/stories/2002/030502.shtml.
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CONVOCATION: A convocation to honor the beginning of the academic
year will be held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 28 in the GBPAC,
Great Hall. Campuswide support and attendance is needed to help
stress the importance of this milestone in students' lives.
P & S staff members who have advanced degrees and are eligible to
wear a hood with their robes are invited to march with the faculty.
If you need to order academic apparel, please do so before leaving
campus this spring, or no later than July 15. Academic apparel will
be provided free of charge. Call 3-2283 to place your order or order
online at http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/214.html.
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DEAN OF LIBRARY SERVICES PRESENTATION: The campus is invited to
attend the presentation by Marilyn Mercado, candidate for Dean
of Library Services, in Seerley 115 on Tuesday, May 7 from 3:15-
4:15 p.m. Ms. Mercado will speak for 10-20 minutes on "Role of
the Academic Library in the 21st century: Definition and
Implementation" with the rest of the hour for questions. For the
full interview schedule, visit
http://www.library.uni.edu/searches/dean/
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CHANGES REGARDING 15-PASSENGER VANS: The following changes are
in response to National Highway Traffic Administration safety
warnings regarding fully loaded 15-passenger vans. Beginning with
the May term, drivers of leased 15-passenger vans will be required
to have a CDL (commercial driver's license). If the driver does
not have a CDL, the UNI motor pool will have a limited number of
15-passenger vans available that have the rear seat removed --
which limits the number of passengers to 10. For more information,
call Alvin Kyhl at 3-2620.
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HOURS

LIBRARY HOURS FOR FINALS:
http://www.library.uni.edu/libinfo/hours.html#springfinals
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EVENTS

BFA EXHIBITION: The exhibition runs from May 5 - May 11, KAB. The
graduating artists will host a reception on May 10 from 6 p.m. -
8 p.m. Six artists are participating in this exhibition: Molly I.
Brauhn, Gillian G. Christy, William Pendry, Stephanie Sailer,
Ann Schwab and Crystal Weiss. The exhibition and reception are
free and open to the public.

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AEOP HONOREES: New officers for the 2002-2003 academic year are:
President, Karen Williams; President-elect, Judy Dieken; Secretary,
Diane Hensley; and Treasurer, Nadine Lilleskov. Educational
professional of the year is John Krumbholz. Office professional
of the year is Judy Dieken. AEOP members may attend the
installation of new officers ceremony at 5:00 p.m., May 7 at the
Steak-out in Cedar Falls. RSVP - Lynn Perigo, 3-6232.

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KUNI/KHKE OFFER "AN EVENING IN CELEBRATION OF WINE & TULIPS":
The Friends of KUNI/KHKE host the 17th annual "Evening in
Celebration of Wine and Tulips" Saturday, May 11 at 6 p.m. in
Maucker Union. Over 200 domestic and imported wines can be
sampled, plus midwest cheeses. Signed Gary Kelley posters will
be for sale and there will be a silent auction of art and gift
items. Fresh cut tulips and jazz by the Bob Dunn Quartet add to
the atmosphere. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door.
Call KUNI/KHKE weekdays at 3-6400, ext. 0 or online at
http://www.kuniradio.org

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SELF MANAGEMENT: LEARNING FROM ANCIENT PHILOSOPHY OF INDIA: Swami
Chidatmananda of Chinmaya mission is a popular eastern spiritual
leader. He is acclaimed for his ability to unfold complex
philosophical concepts with ease. He will conduct two discourses
on Friday May 10 & Monday May 13 (6:00 PM to 8:00 PM) in CBB 109.
The topics are "Values for Excellence" and "From Fear to Fearlessness."
All interested are welcome to attend.

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: The Management & Professional Development
Center will present "Understanding and Managing Stress" on Tuesday,
May 14, 9-4, in rooms 1-3 of CBB. The facilitator is Pat Galasso of
Galasso-Lindell Consultants. All UNI employees are offered a
discounted fee of $132, which includes participant materials, lunch,
and refreshments. For more information, contact cassie.luze@uni.edu,
3-5851, or visit http://www.esd.uni.bcs/mpdc/

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WORKSHOP ON CONFLICT RESOLUTION: This session will help you
understand the reasons for conflict and key steps to conflict
resolution that will leave everyone feeling more productive,
empowered and satisfied. This session will be held Thursday, May
16 from 1-4 p.m. in Gilchrist 207. To register, go to the Training
and Development Web site or call 3-3536.

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