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Tuesday, May 13, 2008
PANTHER PARKWAY TO CLOSE MAY 15:
Begining Thursday, May 15, a section of Panther Parkway will close to through traffic between West 27th Street and West 30th Street. Access to the recycling facility will be available from West 27th Street via Panther Parkway. Weather permitting, construction of a new utility ductline will be completed and the street will re-open to traffic on May 29.
GRADUATE STUDENT NEWSLETTER:
The May edition of The Graffito, the graduate student newsletter, is available at www.grad.uni.edu.
RUSSELL HALL AUDITORIUM SEAT SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE:
Create a lasting tribute to your favorite music lover and help hundreds of UNI School of Music students prepare for their future. You can be part of the new Russell Auditorium with a seat sponsorship. Proceeds from the seat campaign will help purchase equipment and complete renovation in Russell Hall. Read more
INITIAL SURVEY OF IDEAS FOR IT TASK FORCE:
President Allen's new Information Technology Task Force is gathering ideas from the campus community to help focus its efforts and to ensure it does not miss something important to you in its early planning. Share your experiences and ideas. See the Announcements section at MyUniverse for a link to the survey. For more information, contact Eugene Wallingford at firstname.lastname@example.org or 3-5919.
UNI IN THE NEWS:
Lou Honary, director of NABL, authored a guest opinion in Monday's Des Moines Register.
The Quad Cities Times reports on Gov. Culver signing legislation for the Regents Math and Science Education Collaborative Initiative at UNI.
HELP WELCOME PARENTS OF NEW STUDENTS:
Once again, UNI will host a Parent Hospitality Tent during the sumer orientation sessions. Share your enthusiasm for UNI with the parents of our newest students. Facutly and staff assistance is needed to help staff the booth in the coffeehouse in Maucker Union. Volunteers will visit with parents and answer questions from 5 to 6 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays, June 9, 12,16,19, 23, 26 and 30, and July 7 and 10. If you'd like to volunteer, e-mail email@example.com.
MEMFIS USERS GROUP MEETING:
The next MEMFIS Users Group meeting will take place at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, May 15, in MSH 201. The primary agenda items will be demonstration of the new online transaction - request early e-mail account set-up for new employees, and travel reimbursement update and tips. Everyone on campus is welcome to attend. For more information, contact Eunice Dell, MEMFIS Project Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
by University Marketing
& Public Relations