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Tuesday, March 11, 2003

EMPLOYEE RESOURCES 

CSBS UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH CONFERENCE: The abstract submission for the UNI CSBS Undergraduate Research Conference is March 24. For more info on the conference, visit http://www.uni.edu/psych/conference03/
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CROSS COUNTRY SKIING EQUIPMENT: With winter ending cross country skiing equipment is on sale at local stores. To "try before you buy," rent ski equipment from UNI Outdoors, 273-7165. Snow shoes are also available.
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HOOKED ON GARDENING:›The UNI Botanical Center's March issue of the "Hooked on Gardening Newsletter" is at http://www.bio.uni.edu/botanicalcenter/HOG.html
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HOURS

WRC: The WRC will be open during spring break. The facility hours are posted at
http://www.uni.edu/wellrec
under "Check It Out" or at
http://www.uni.edu/wellrec/fachrs/break.html
or via the new search engine found on the WRC home page.
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RETAIL FOOD OPERATIONS: 23rd Street Market will be open March 17 to March 21 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Red Hat Deli, Greens Plus Salad Bar and Homemade soup available 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Biscotti's and Maucker Union will be closed.
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MAUCKER UNION: Due to construction, Maucker Union will be closed during the week of spring break. You may still reach staff and make reservations by phone or e-mail during that week. Questions or concerns may be directed to Jan Hanish, Director of Maucker Union. Hours are posted at http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/298.html
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LIBRARY: http://www.library.uni.edu/libinfo/hours.shtml#spring
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IRTS-SEC 222:› IRTS Curriculum Library and Computer Labs close Friday, March 14 at 5 p.m. for the week of spring break. Labs reopen 7:45 a.m. Monday, March 24.
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NEWS 

FACULTY ELECTIONS: University faculty election balloting ends today at noon. Vote on MyUniverse. https://access.uni.edu/mp-cgi/bbs/bbs-candidate.cgi
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KUDOS ARE AVAILABLE AT:
http://www.uni.edu/pubrel/kudos/archive/2003/mar11.shtml

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NEW TRANSCRIPTS ORDERING FORM:› Beginning Monday, March 17, transcripts may be ordered 24 hours a day 7 days a week with payment by credit card by calling 1-800-865-0762 or over the Web at http://www.gettranscript.com Transcripts may still be ordered by mail, fax, or in person 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the Office of the Registrar, 227 Gilchrist Hall, with payment by check, cash, or U-bill. For additional information about transcript ordering options beginning March 17, visit
http://www.uni.edu/regist/students/transcripts-new.shtml

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MAIL CODE CHANGE: Chuck Pugh's new mail code is 0802.
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BOR AGENDA: The Board of Regents, State of Iowa will meet at ISU on March 11-12. The agenda for the meeting is available at
http://www2.state.ia.us/regents/Meetings/Agendas/agenda.html

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FREE PICKUP SERVICE FROM PRINT SERVICES: Print Services is experimenting with a free pickup service route twice daily on campus. Visit
http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/297.html
for the campus route and time. Questions should be directed to Nancy Witham at 3-2448.
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PHOTO OPPORTUNITY UPDATE: University Marketing and Public Relations received more than 100 responses to a request for photo opportunities. They are being scheduled. If you have not received a reply, please be patient as we work out times and availability. Each photo opportunity is judged on uniqueness of the activity.
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EVENTS 

THE AFRICAN BEAT GOES ON: March 11, 7-8 p.m., at the University Museum. Randy Hogancamp and his African drum ensemble, featuring UNI students, will share the drumming techniques of Western Africa. Free and open to the public.
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EL NINO TALK: "El Nino in a Changing Global Climate", a talk by Dr. Paul Loubere, professor of geology and environmental geosciences, Northern Illinois University, Tuesday, March 11, 7 p.m., Seerley 115. The talk is sponsored by Sigma Xi and the College of Natural Sciences and is free and open to the public.
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PRICE LAB SCHOOL POPS CONCERT: The annual Pops Concert will be presented by the NU Middle School 7th/8th Grade Concert Band and NU High School Concert and Jazz Bands on Tuesday, March 11, at 7:30 p.m. in Butzier Auditorium. No charge.
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FACULTY RECITAL: Tuesday, March 11, 8 p.m., GBPAC Davis Hall. Northwind Quintet - Dominique Cawley, flute; Tom Barry, oboe; Jack Graham, clarinet; Thomas Tritle, horn; and David Rachor, bassoon. No charge. http://www.uni.edu/chfa/musicdescrip.html
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CANCELLED FACULTY RECITAL: Wednesday, March 12. Jeffrey Funderburk, tuba, and Robin Guy, piano.
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UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE MEETING: A representative from the International Development Office, University of Newcastle, Australia, will conduct one hour informational meetings on Thursday, March 13 at 12 noon and 4 p.m. in Baker 161. For more information about this program, visit http://fp.uni.edu/studyabroad/programs/Australia.asp If you have questions, contact the UNI Study Abroad Office at 3-7078.
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RUSSIAN ICON LECTURE: Thursday, March 13, 7 p.m., Great Reading Room. Alexei Neiman, "Russian Icons of the Classic Period and their Influence on Modern Painting." The slide presentation and lecture will be followed by a reception. Sponsored by the REEES Distance Learning Consortium and the Department of Modern Languages.
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SMOKING CESSATION CLINIC: The Tobacco Free Coalition of Black Hawk County invites UNI employees to their "Freedom From Smoking" clinic, Thursdays, March 27 through May 1, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at AEA7, Seminar E (3712 Cedar Heights Drive). Nicotine patches are available. For registration and 'sliding scale' fee information, call 291-2413.
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