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Tuesday, July 29, 2008

NEWS:

POWER OUTAGE IN CBB:

There will be a planned power outage in the Curris Business Building between 7 a.m. and noon, Saturday, Aug. 2, for phase one improvements to the Curris Data Center infrastructure. This outage will affect the entire Curris Business Building and all of the services housed in the Curris Data Center, including e-mail, MEMFIS, WebCT, MyUniverse, SIS applications. Other applications not specifically mentioned may be affected as well. Campus access to the Internet will be maintained during this outage.

 

CAMPBELL B LOT CLOSED:

The Campbell B parking lot is closed due to utility construction until Monday, Aug. 4. The Campbell CP parking lot will remain open during this construction period.

 

NSF GRANTS CONFERENCE INFORMATION:

Planning a proposal to the National Science Foundation? Want to know more about the NSF, its programs and procedures? The NSF will host a regional grants conference in Omaha, Oct. 20 and 21. This conference will cover the state of current funding; policies and procedures; and pertinent administrative issues. NSF program officers representing each NSF directorate will be on hand to provide up-to-date information about specific funding opportunities and answer questions. For more information, see: http://www.nsf.gov/events/event_summ.jsp?cntn_id=110711&govDel=USNSF_13 If you are interested in attending, please contact the Office of Sponsored Programs at 3-3217 or osp@uni.edu.

 
LIFELONG UNIVERSITY COURSE SCHEDULE AVAILABLE:

This fall, UNI's Lifelong University will offer non-credit courses taught by retired and current UNI faculty and staff. To view the fall schedule of classes, visit www.uni.edu/llu. If you or someone you know would like more information, please call University Events Coordination at 3-6899.

 
HOST FAMILIES NEEDED:

Families are needed to host three female students from New Zealand while they study at UNI for part of the fall semester. Their area of study is communication disorders in children. Two students will be here from Sept. 1 to Nov. 7, and one from Oct. 20 through Dec. 19. All three students are mature, responsible, and keen to learn more about Iowa and its people. If you might enjoy opening your home to one of these students, please contact Ken Bleile after Aug. 1 at ken.bleile@uni.edu.

 

SUMMER CONFERENCE GUESTS:

The Department of Residence welcomes the following guests to campus: Dong Guan University - Chinese Summer Group, July 13-Aug. 1; IMPACT Summer Institute, July 20-Aug. 1; NDA Dance Camp July 30-Aug. 2.

 

 

EMPLOYEE RESOURCES:

FALL RESERVE READING LISTS:

Faculty who wish to place items on reserve for the 2008 fall semester session should submit their list to the Rod Library Reserve Desk by Monday, Aug. 11. Any requests received after this date cannot be guaranteed to be available for the first week of classes. Reserve lists can be submitted online at: http://www.uni.edu/library/reserverequest/.

 

RESERVE REINSTATEMENT LISTS:

Faculty who wish to keep their same items on reserve for the 2008 fall semester should submit their requests to the Rod Library reserve desk by July 30. Requests can be submitted electronically at: http://www.uni.edu/library/reinstatement/.

 

OFFICE MAX TRAINING:

Office Max Web training will be offered in an hour-long webinar at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29. The training will cover how to order. You will be invited by an e-mail with a connecting link and a phone number to call. For more information call 3-2451.

 

OFFICE MAX CATALOGS:

Office Max catalogs are in stock. Call Mary at 3-2451 if you would like one. Starting Aug. 1, to place orders with Office Max you will need a login and password. E-mail janetholt@officemax.com with your name, department, phone number and e-mail address. For more information, call 3-2451.

 

EMPLOYMENT:

P&S VACANCIES:

Vacancies at the P&S level include assistant track and field coach. To view the complete job description, visit http://www.vpaf.uni.edu/hrs/employ/ps/index.asp

HOURS:

WRC AUGUST HOURS:

The Wellness/Recreation Center (WRC) will be closed for recreation Saturday, Aug. 2 through Sunday, Aug. 17, for maintenance/repairs and also closed Friday, Aug. 22 for WRS student/staff training day. The week of Aug. 18-21, recreational hours will be 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Fall recreation hours begin Saturday, Aug. 23. www.uni.edu/wellrec

 

LIBRARY HOURS BETWEEN SUMMER SESSION AND FALL SEMESTER: http://www.library.uni.edu/libinfo/hours_special.shtml#lastsummer
 

WELLNESS/RECREATION:

SUMMER MASSAGE:

Appointments are available Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays throughout July and August. The cost is $15 for 15 minutes; $25 for 30 minutes; $35 for 45 minutes; $45 for 60 minutes; and $65 for 90 minutes. Pay by cash, check, u-bill or payroll deduct. Call 3-6119 to schedule your appointment today. Brought to you by Wellness/Recreation Services.

 

 

 

 

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