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Thursday, May 6, 2004

NEWS 

UNI SATURDAY CELEBRATION: Bob and Yvonne Koob cordially invite all faculty and staff, and their families, to the 9th annual UNI Saturday Celebration from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Sept. 11, on the south lawn of the president's home. More details to follow.
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CONSTRUCTION NOTICE - 27TH STREET RECONSTRUCTION: Beginning Monday, May 10, the 27th Street/Minnesota Street intersection will be closed for reconstruction. The work at this intersection is Phase I of the Institutional Roads 2004 project to reconstruct the entire length of 27th Street from Hudson Road east to Ohio Street. The work related to Phase I is anticipated to be completed by May 26, weather permitting. During Phase I, access to Minnesota Street and the West Gym "A" parking lot will not be available.
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CONVOCATION ROBES: Professional & Scientific staff members who have advanced degrees and are eligible to wear a hood with their robes are invited to march with the faculty in the convocation procession Sunday, Aug. 22, at 4 p.m., in the GBPAC. For information on ordering robes, visit http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/364.html
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ENROLLMENT MANAGEMENT APPOINTMENT: Effective Monday, May 17, Roland Carrillo will assume the role of executive director of Enrollment Management. Roland will provide leadership to the Offices of Admissions and Financial Aid. Recruitment efforts are underway for fall 2005 and the timing of this appointment will allow Roland to actively participate in recruitment initiatives.
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STUDENT HEALTH CLINIC MOVE: The UNI Student Health Clinic is temporarily moving to 115 Dancer Hall during renovation of its building. The clinic will be closed from May 10 to May 14. The clinic will reopen in 115 Dancer Hall on Monday, May 17. For more information see http://www.uni.edu/health/
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CAMPUS SUPPLY DRAWING WINNERS: This quarter's winners of HP products from Campus Supply are Teresa Hilbert at Maucker Union and Sue Jordan of Curriculum & Instruction. Sue and Teresa can choose from a list of HP cameras, scanners and printers for use in their departments.
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NATIONAL "FILL IN THE BLANK" DAY: University Marketing & Public Relations is compiling a comprehensive list of national days, weeks and months. We use this information to pitch story ideas to local, regional and national media. Almost every department, college and unit on campus has at least one national day, week or month directly or indirectly associated with its mission. Examples: Black History Month, Women's History Month, National Poetry Month, Playground Safety Week, American Education Week, Astronomy Day, Math Week, etc. Please send an e-mail containing the following information: 1) Name of the day/week/month; 2) When celebrated; 3) UNI contact person, phone and e-mail. Send to elizabeth.yagla@uni.edu
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FALL FACULTY MEETING: The fall University Faculty meeting is scheduled for Monday, Aug. 23, from 3:15-5:30 p.m. at Strayer-Wood Theatre. If you have questions, contact Dan Power, faculty chairperson.
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EMPLOYEE RESOURCES 

UNI ONLINE SUMMER SCHEDULE: UNI Online will be e-mailed once a week, on Thursdays, beginning the week of May 10. The final issue of MyUNIverse News was Monday, May 3. Twice-a-week production of UNI Online will resume the week of Aug. 16. MyUNIverse News will resume production on Monday, Aug. 16. To submit items for either, visit http://www.uni.edu/unionline/
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MAY MASSAGE: Massages will be offered Tuesday, May 11 and Tuesday, May 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The cost is $10 for every 15 minutes. Pay by cash, check, u-bill, or payroll deduct. Call the Wellness Resource Lab at 3-6119 to schedule.
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SPECIAL DELL PRICING: Special bid pricing is available on Dell desktop units. See http://www.uni.edu/its/us/purchase for details. These quotes can be used by individual students, faculty and staff as well as departments.
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FACILITIES PLANNING NEWSLETTER: The spring 2004 Facilities Planning newsletter can be found at http://www.vpaf.uni.edu/facplan/Content/HTM/Newsletter.htm This issue includes information on new building projects, ongoing projects and scheduled summer '04 construction activities.
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GRAD COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES: Minutes of the April 22 Graduate Council meeting are available at http://www.grad.uni.edu/council/minutes.asp
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MEMFIS MUG MINUTES: Minutes of the April MEMFIS Users Group meeting are available at http://www.vpaf.uni.edu/memfis/memfis_users/meetingminutes.asp
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HOURS 

LIBRARY HOURS:
http://www.library.uni.edu/libinfo/hours.shtml#springfinals
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MAUCKER UNION HOURS:
http://www.uni.edu/unionline/public/373.html
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IRTS-SEC 222 MAY HOURS:
Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed weekends.
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EVENTS 
(by category)

SPECIAL EVENTS
TAG SALE: On Friday, May 7, from 5 to 7 p.m.; and Saturday May 8, from 9 a.m. to noon; UNI will hold a tag sale at the East Gym. Office furniture (mostly desks and chairs) and some athletic items will be available. All items are specifically priced for sale. All items are sold "as is" and must be removed by 1 p.m. on Saturday. Payment must be made in cash (good check) on site before removal. Parking will be available in the "A" lot on West 23rd St. across from St. Stephens. Call Vince at 3-3527 with questions.
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WINE & TULIPS: KUNI presents its annual wine tasting event from 6 to 8 p.m., Saturday, May 8 in Maucker Union. Raffle tickets are available for $10 for a chance to win the original Gary Kelly artwork created for this year's event. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door. For tickets, call 3-6400.
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ROTC COMMISSIONING: The Department of Military Science is hosting a commissioning ceremony in honor of Army ROTC senior cadets on Saturday, May 8, at 8 a.m. in the Lang Hall Auditorium.
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ATHLETICS
UNI ATHLETICS THIS WEEK: Saturday, May 8 -- Softball vs. Drake (DH), noon, Panther Park. Sunday, May 9 -- Softball vs. Drake, noon, Panther Park. For more information, go to http://www.unipanthers.com
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PERFORMING ARTS
UNI SCHOOL OF MUSIC EVENTS: The Northern Iowa Children's Choir Concert, conducted by Michelle Swanson, will be Friday, May 7, in the GBPAC, Davis Hall at 7:30 p.m. No admission charge. The choir is comprised of third, fourth, sixth and seventh-grade students from Northeast Iowa. Several pieces, ranging from Mozart to rock 'n' roll, will be performed.
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TELL YOUR STUDENTS

PICK UP uCARDS: Current student IDs expire May 10. Pick up new uCards from the Department of Residence in the Redeker Center.
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