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Tuesday, July 8, 2003


EMPLOYEE RESOURCES 

WEBCT WORKSHOPS FOR FACULTY:ITS-Educational Technology is offering free
WebCT workshops for faculty Aug. 18-20 from 8:30 until noon. These classes
are for faculty who need a refresher on how to use WebCT, who want to
see the new features of 3.8, or for those who have never used WebCT before.
WebCT is an environment that allows faculty to create online courseware
as a supplement to an existing face-to-face course, or helps you create
a course that is completely online. For more information, please visit
http://webct.uni.edu/support/workshops.htm or call 3-2309.
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GATEWAY TO LIBRARY AND INTERNET RESOURCES: The UNI community is invited to
preview the new library Gateway while it is in the final stages of
development at http://dev.lib.uni.edu/caswell/ and to provide feedback to
the library's Electronic Resources Committee at liberc@uni.edu. The
Gateway will debut officially on Monday, Aug. 4, and will be accessible
from the library's homepage.
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RECYCLING WORKSHOP: A College/University Event Recycling Workshop will
take place July 22 at ISU. This event, hosted by the Iowa Recycling
Association, targets university event organizers, facilities managers,
recycling coordinators and athletic department staff. For more information
contact michaela.rich@uni.edu or visit http://www.rrttc.uni.edu
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FREE COMPUTER WORKSHOPS: Faculty, don't forget to tell your students
about the free computer workshops offered by ITS-Educational Technology.
The complete July schedule is at http://www.uni.edu/its/et/tnt
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COMPUTER CHAIRS: UNI students, faculty, & staff may order a quality
Herman Miller computer chair (utilized in many computer labs on campus)
for their home at a price of $96.75. This chair is well built,
comfortable, and even stacks should you have more than one. See a
picture of the chair and ordering details at:
http://www.uni.edu/its/us/purchase/HermanMiller
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PRINTERS FOR SALE: ITS-Educational Technology has two excellent color
printers available for a UNI department to acquire via budget transfer.
For details, http://www.uni.edu/its/et/tnt/printers.html
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TYPEWRITER RIBBON: Needed: IBM-Lexmark ribbon #1299635, 1299602 or
1299790. The ribbons are used for a Quietwriter typewriter.
If you have any to spare, please contact Karla @ 3-2801.
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MANAGING ANGER: Want to learn how you can be a better
relationship partner or co-worker? Become a better negotiator?
Improve your people skills? In "Practical Anger Management
Skills for Home and Work," youπll learn skills to help control
your temper as well as important techniques to help you
diffuse the anger in others. To enroll, go to:
http://www.uni.edu/hrs/training/index.htm
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MEMFIS TRAINING: Additional MEMFIS training sessions
have been added. For a list of classes, or to enroll, visit:
https://access.uni.edu/cgi-bin/memfis_train/memfis_train.cgi
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NEWS 

MAIL CENTER REMINDER: Be sure to use the new '04' meter cards.
Also, E, F and G Streets in Cedar Falls are off-campus and need
a meter card. If you have questions, call 3-3230.
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UNI IN THE NEWS: Kirk Henderson, Integrated Roadside Vegetation
Management (IVRM) manager, is providing information on the IVRM
program for Grist magazine
http://www.gristmagazine.com/dearme/henderson063003.asp
UNI's west campus complex plans were featured in a June 29 Waterloo/Cedar
Falls Courier tab highlighting the proposed McLeod Center and Human
Performance Center and fundraising efforts.
http://www.wcfcourier.com/extras/mcleod.center/
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ON CAMPUS THIS WEEK: Guests using Department of Residence housing
this week include Orientation, Wrestling Camp, UCA Cheerleading Camp,
UDA Dance Camp, Volleyball Camp, Mexican Teen Camp plus guests using
Bartlett Hall while attenting workshops on campus. For more information
on the availablity of on-campus guest housing year round, contact the
DOR at 3-2333.
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ROBES FOR CONVOCATION: Deadline for ordering robes is July 8.
http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/316.html
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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE/WATER SHUTOFF:
A contractor will replace a section of water main from the Baker Hall
parking lot to Maucker Union. Access will be disrupted to Wright,
Sabin and Seerley Halls. Water service will be disrupted in the
Greenhouse, Baker, Wright, Sabin and Seerley Halls at different times.
For further details, visit
http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/319.html
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EVENTS 

SUSTAINABLE DESIGN LECTURE: The CEEE will host an Iowa DNR presentation,
"Sustainable Operations and Maintenance" from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Thursday,
July 24 at the ICN room in the CEEE. Contact Pat Higby (higby@uni.edu
or 3-6012) for more information.
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PROGRAM AND SLIDESHOW WITH BETTY LADUKE: LaDuke's exhibit
"Children of the World" is on display at the University Museum through July 31.
LaDuke will host a program and slideshow July 12, 7:30 pm.
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