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Tuesday, September 9, 2003


NEWS 

UPDATING THE 2003-2004 CAMPUS PHONE BOOK: Changes for the new phone book, sections A) Office Directory pages 5-12, B) Campus Governance Group page 12, C) UNI fax numbers pages 13-14, and D) Departmental Web sites pages 15-16, can be made at http://www.uni.edu/pubrel/phonebook/ Deadline for these changes is Friday, Sept. 12. If you have questions, contact Melissa Barber at 3-2761.
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ATM SERVICE: UNI has signed a new agreement with Community National Bank for ATM service. The previous $1.50 transaction fee will not be increased. ATM's at Maucker Union, Rod Library, UNI-Dome, GBPAC, 23rd. Street Market, and Redeker Center should be up and running in 2-3 weeks with new machines. Towers will remain offline until the remodeling is completed. Contact Roxanne Conrad at 3-3524 with questions.
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NEW EMPLOYEES: For a list of new employees hired in August, visit
http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/330.html

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NEW WWW.UNIPANTHERS.COM: The new UNI Athletic Department Web site is up and running with a new look and more information. Visit http://www.unipanthers.com
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EMPLOYEE RESOURCES 

E-MAIL/CALENDAR TRAINING: ITS-Educational Technology is offering a training session for Netscape Messenger (email) on Friday, Sept. 12 from 9-10:50 a.m., and Oracle Calendar on Friday, Sept. 19 from 9-10:50 a.m. While these are geared toward new faculty, other faculty and staff are welcome. For more information, visit
http://www.uni.edu/its/et/tnt/all.html#Internet/WWW

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FOR SALE: Six new HP LaserJet 75A black print cartridges, original manufacturer cartridges (not refurbished), less than half price at only $40 each. Contact the Office of Development at 205 Commons or 3-6078 for further information.
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FALL 2003 MASSAGE SCHEDULE: The Wellness Resource Lab, WRC 104, offers massages by a licensed massage therapist. Come for relief Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the fall from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The cost is $10 for 15 minutes and sessions up to one hour may be purchased. Pay by cash, check, ubill, or payroll deduct. Call 3-6119 to schedule an appointment.
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PERSONAL TRAINING: Interested in starting an exercise routine, but donít want to do it alone? Consider a personal trainer to inspire you to reach your fitness goals. For more information contact Kristy Leen at 3-7167 or kristy.leen@uni.edu
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OSHA'S KNOCKING, ARE YOU READY? The UNI Regional Business Center is hosting "OSHA's Knocking, Are You Ready?," a workshop for all employers and personnel managers, Tuesday Sept. 16 from 9 a.m.- noon at the RBC office, 212 E. 4th St., in Waterloo. Topics include federal and state OSHA regulations, types of inspections and violations, penalties and record keeping. Fee is $35 per business or organization. Contact katie.macdonald@uni.edu, call (319) 236-8123, or http://www.unirbc.org
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CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE: Criteria: Preference given to undergraduate UNI students working towards degree or certificate, financial need and off-campus child care expenses. Graduate students may apply. Deadline is Sept. 12. Minimum award: $1,000 for 20-30 students. Applications available at http://www.uni.edu/finaid or UNI Financial Aid Office, 116 Gilchrist Hall; 3-2700.
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EVENTS 
(by category)

ATHLETICS
PANTHER VOLLEYBALL VS THE CYCLONES: Tonight (Sept. 9) at 7 p.m. in the West Gym. (If you haven't seen UNI Volleyball, you won't unless you get to the West Gym early).
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SOCCER AT HOME THIS WEEK (West Athletic Field): Friday, Sept. 12 at 5 p.m. vs. DePaul and Sunday, Sept. 14 at 1 p.m. vs. Western Illinois.
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UNI FOOTBALL ON TV: UNI Football heads to Stephan F. Austin on Thursday, Sept. 18 for a 6:30 p.m. kick-off on Fox Sports Midwest. Join other UNI Panther fans at Pepper's to watch the game.
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UNI ATHLETICS ON THE ROAD: Menís Golf - Sept. 9, Nebraska Invitational (Lincoln, NE); Sept. 13-15, Illinois State Invitational (Normal, IL); Womenís Tennis - Sept. 12-13, Western Illinois Invitational (Macomb, IL); Cross Country - Sept. 12, Bradley Open (Peoria, IL); Volleyball ‚ Sept. 12, Western Michigan Tournament (Kalamazoo, MI).
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LECTURES/PRESENTATIONS

GEOGRAPHY COLLOQUIUM PRESENTATION: Dr. Rex Honey of the Department of Geography at the University of Iowa will speak on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 3 p.m, in Sabin 7. The topic is "Cultural Struggles Over Human Rights: Reflections on Nigeria, India and the United States." All are welcome.
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PERFORMING ARTS
DESIGN PRESENTATION: Theatre UNI will host a Design Presentation for the upcoming production of "Lobster Alice" on Wednesday, Sept. 10, at 6:30 p.m. at the Strayer-Wood Theatre. Get a sneak peek behind the scenes of this romantic comedy. Admission is free.
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UNI SCHOOL OF MUSIC EVENTS: Visit
http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/329.html

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WOMEN ON FRIDAYS: Video Viewpoints Friday, Sept. 12, noon-1:30 pm, Baker 161. Come for viewing and discussion of "Sun, Moon and Feather," a provocative, autobiographical performance in which the Native American and "white" worlds collide. Bring lunch, dessert will be provided. For more information, contact susan.hill@uni.edu or cynthia.goatley@uni.edu
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FAME: Friday & Saturday, Sept. 12 & 13, 7:30 p.m. Tickets still available. The dynamic 24-member ensemble of this national tour takes you inside the souls of the gifted students at New York City's legendary High School for the Performing Arts. Call 273-SHOW for tickets or visit http://www.gbpac.com
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SPECIAL EVENTS
SPEECH & DEBATE TEAM: The UNI Speech and Debate team will host an informational meeting Sept. 9 (Tues), at 6 p.m., in Lang 223. Any students interested in joining or getting information are invited. All faculty coaches, as well as present team members, will be there to answer questions. If a student cannot attend, s/he may contact Cate Palczewski (3-2714) or palczewski@uni.edu. Visit http://www.uni.edu/forensic/ for more information.
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CAMPING AT THE CAMPANILE: Join UNI Outdoors for a night of camping on the Campanileís west lawn, Sept. 10. Food & camping equipment provided. Festivities start at 12 pm. For more info: 3-7163 & ask for Jeremiah or Andy or stop by WRC 174.
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SEPTEMBER 11 REMEMBERANCE: At 9:11 a.m, on Thursday, Sept. 11, there will be a moment of silent prayer and reflection at the Campanile to remember those who lost their lives in the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
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ART AFTER 9/11: Panel Discussion on Thursday, Sept. 11 at 4 p.m. in the Bertha Martin Theatre: What has been said by the art community since 9/11/01? What are the implications of creating art that deals with the attacks with remembrance of the victims, skepticism, protest, and hopes of preventing another such attack?
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THURSDAZE FOR SEPT. 11: Come out for an exciting night of musical fun. Movie "Bringing down the House" 7 & 9:30 p.m, Maucker Union Old Central Ballroom. Japanese, Chinese & Korean Bookmarks 8 p.m, Maucker Union Coffeehouse, and the cool sounds of Jamaica with Keith Eric and Waterhouse Reggae Band.
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OPEN CO-REC SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT: Saturday, Sept. 13. Entries due Wed, Sept. 10 at 5:30 p.m. in WRC 101 (registration limited to first 16 teams). Entry fee is $20 per team (cash, check, or u-bill).
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WOMEN'S STUDIES BOARD MEETING: The next Women's Studies Board meeting is Monday, Sept. 15, noon-1 p.m. in Baker 161. Board meeting open to all.
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CANOEING IOWA STYLE: On Sept. 16, spend the afternoon (1-6 p.m.) paddling "The Mighty" Cedar River. All skill levels invited & all canoeing equipment will be provided. Pre-trip meeting Sept. 15 at 5 p.m. Cost $10 (UNI) $15 (Guest). Contact UNI Outdoors 3-7163 for more information.
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THE PEAK BAGGER, COLORADO: From Sept. 19-21 spend a weekend with UNI Outdoors as they head to Colorado for summit attempts. Both hikes non-technical, but fitness level should be very good. Pre-trip meeting Sept. 16 at 5 p.m. Cost $105 (UNI) $115 (Guest). Contact UNI Outdoors at 3-7163 for more information.
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