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Tuesday, March 15, 2005
UNI MEN'S BASKETBALL:
The UNI men's basketball team received an at-large berth into the 2005 NCAA National Championship Tournament. UNI will play Wisconsin on Friday, March 18 at 6:20 p.m., in Oklahoma City. For further information, visit http://www.uni.edu/pubrel/ncaa/
Eight members of the UNI wrestling team head to St. Louis, Mo., to compete at the Division I NCAA Championships Thursday through Saturday (March 17-19). The Panthers won the West Regional for the 20th consecutive year.
UNI MEN'S TRACK:
The UNI men's 4x400 meter relay earned All-American honors, finishing third at the NCAA Indoor Championships, hosted by the University of Arkansas. UNI's foursome of Terrence Reid (Davenport), Cody Eichmeier (Ackley), Ryan Kedley (Lowdon), and Dirk Homewood (Cedar Falls) clocked a 3:04.95 time in its heat. The University of Florida won the event with a time of 3:03.51, while Baylor was second in 3:04.72. The 3:04.95 is the second-fastest time in UNI history, second only to the school-record 3:04.61 that the Panthers ran last weekend in Ames. Also, Sophomore Cody Eichmeier (Ackley) earned All-American honors in the long jump.
PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES NEEDED:
The Office of University Marketing & Public Relations is once again photographing academic activities for use in Admissions publications and other university marketing materials. We're looking for a variety of lab, field experience, traditional classroom, arts, sciences, business and technology opportunities. We want to feature students interacting with faculty, other students, children and employers. Faculty willing to spare a few minutes to help UM&PR represent their academic areas are asked to e-mail class times, location and a brief description of the activity to: firstname.lastname@example.org
VOLUNTEER TUTOR/MENTORS NEEDED:
The GEAR UP Program is looking for volunteer tutor/mentors to work with students of Logan Middle School, East, Expo, and West High Schools. The GEAR UP Program is a federally funded program sponsored by UNI. For more information contact Shirley Greer, director of the GEAR UP Program, at 287-5638.
ADMINISTRATIVE FELLOWS APPOINTED:
The Provost's Office is announcing the appointments of Martha Reineke, Professor of Philosophy & Religion and Kent Sandstrom, Professor of Sociology, as Administrative Fellows for the 2005-06 Academic Year. The Administrative Development Program provides interested faculty with opportunities to broaden their understanding of and experience in higher education administration and to diversify administrative leadership on campus.
NEW ITEM AT 23RD STREET MARKET:
Top-a-Tater. Select from a dozen combinations of toppings for hot baked potatoes and sweet potatoes.
The current Merit posting is now available at: http://www.uni.edu/hrs/employ/merit/employee.htm
Classes are available to learn how to access MEMFIS, view and update personal and W-4 information, view and print leave balances, print payslips, create, review and approve timecards. Register at https://access.uni.edu/cgi-bin/training/train_enroll.cgi?command=start&admin_group=MFIS.
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