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Tuesday, April 21, 2009

NEWS:

MAJOR E-MAIL OUTAGE:

ITS will upgrade the Cat ID and e-mail systems between 7 p.m., Friday, April 24 and 9 a.m., Saturday, April 25. During this time, e-mail access will be unavailable. All other services using CatID (MyUNIverse, eLearning/WebCT etc.) will continue to function normally, however, users will not be able to change their Cat ID password during the upgrade process.

 

FACULTY 12 MONTH PAY OPTION:

Faculty may be paid for their continuing non-temporary academic year appointment in 10 or 12 equal installments beginning with the Aug. 31 or July 31 payroll respectively. Faculty members who would like to change their salary payments from 10 to 12 months, or vice versa, must complete a Pay Frequency Change form available in the Forms Repository at https://access.uni.edu/forms/index.shtml#P. The completed form must be received in Payroll, mail code 0008, by Friday, May 15. Questions should be directed to Carol Sherwood at carol.sherwood@uni.edu or 3-7049.

 

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS TO SUPERVISORY & CONFIDENTIAL COUNCIL:

Yvonne Buehner and Jane Close will complete three-year terms as representatives for the Supervisory & Confidential (S&C) Council on Tuesday, June 30. As a result, there will be two supervisory members vacancies on the S&C Council. These appointments are each for a three-year term beginning July 1, 2009, and ending June 30, 2012. Self-nomination is appropriate and encouraged. To nominate someone else, get the permission of the nominee before submitting his/her name for inclusion on the ballot. Nominations are due to Donnna Uhlenhopp by 5 p.m., Thursday, May 15, by campus mail (zip 0139) or by e-mail to donna.uhlenhopp@uni.edu. A complete listing of S&C employees may be found at http://www.vpaf.uni.edu/hrs/meritsc/personnel.shtml

 

INPUT REQUESTED FOR DISABLED ACCESS ON CAMPUS:

The UNI Coordinating Committee for Disability Accommodations is gathering information and ideas for enhanced accessibility (facilities and services) for persons with disabilities. Submit your concerns and recommendations (short and long-term projects) to http://www.uni.edu/ccda/feedback.shtml. A number of recommendations have already been implemented. Suggestions made in earlier years need not be re-submitted. The committee continues to review items submitted in previous surveys. Nancy Hamilton, HPELS, is chairing the committee.

 

STORMWATER MANAGEMENT:

To see what the university community can do to help maintain, protect and restore the water quality of streams, lakes and rivers in Iowa, visit http://www.vpaf.uni.edu/ehso/index.shtml. Click on "Stormwater Management" and then "Stormwater Management Training Video." Call the Environmental Health and Safety Office at 3-7269 with questions.

 
SUSTAINABILITY: DID YOU KNOW?:

Over the past decade, a total of about 40 acres at UNI that once had to be mowed has been converted to a natural state, with another 10 to 15 acres to be added this summer. "These sustainable practices will decrease our carbon footprint by reducing the use of fossil fuels in maintenance and operations," said Paul Meyermann, assistant director of operations planning.

 

SUMMER RESERVE READING LISTS:

Faculty wanting to place items on reserve for the 2009 summer session should submit their lists to the Rod Library reserve desk by Monday, April 27. Any requests received after this date cannot be guaranteed available for the first week of classes in May. Reserve lists can be submitted online at http://www.uni.edu/library/reserverequest/.

 

FACULTY AND P&S ANNUAL COURTESY NOTICE - ROD LIBRARY:

The annual loan period for items checked out to faculty and professional and scientific personnel will end soon. Return all items with a May 8 due date. All items must be returned, but you may recheck out any items for which you have further need. To view items checked out, log on to your library account at https://unistar.uni.edu/patroninfo/ For more information, see http://www.lib.uni.edu/access/fac_notice.htm.

 

GRADUATE FACULTY MEETING:

Gloria Gibson, incoming executive vice president and provost, is the scheduled speaker for the annual graduate faculty meeting at 3 p.m., Friday, April 24, in SRL 115. Agenda items include voting on proposed changes to the graduate faculty constitution and presentation of awards for outstanding graduate faculty and UNI distinguished scholar. Student awards also will be presented for outstanding graduate student research paper, thesis and dissertation. A reception will follow the meeting in the Great Reading Room. Proposed changes to the graduate faculty constitution and meeting agenda are posted at www.grad.uni.edu. For more information, call 3-2748.

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

Cedar Valley Arboretum and Botanic Gardens is taking applications for 2009 community gardens. The gardens are 10-by-10 foot plots planted, nurtured and weeded by groups, families and individuals from the Cedar Valley. Opportunities exist daily with flexible times. Volunteers should e-mail volunteerUNI@vccv.org for more information.

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR JOB SHADOWING:

Staff and faculty are needed to assist with UNI's Talent Search Job Shadowing Program for Waterloo middle school students from 9 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, April 21; Friday, April 24; Tuesday, April 28; and Thursday, May 7, on UNI's campus. Volunteers should contact ruthie.stigler@uni.edu for more information.

 

SUPERVISORY AND CONFIDENTIAL COUNCIL MEETING:

A Supervisory and Confidential Council (S & C Council) meeting will be held at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 21, in CBB 323.

 

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS HAS A NEW WEB SITE:

Visit the new Office of International Programs Web site at www.uni.edu/internationalprograms. The site has centralized information about international programs' subunits (Office of International Programs, Study Abroad Center, Culture and Intensive English Program and International Services Office) as well as information from the former global opportunities Web site www.uni.edu/global/. Feedback is welcome.

EMPLOYMENT:

FACULTY VACANCY:

For more information on the faculty vacancy for instructor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, visit http://www.uni.edu/chemistry/chemjob5.htm

 

The latest faculty, staff and student job openings at UNI can be found at http://www.uni.edu/resources/employment/?

EMPLOYEE RESOURCES:

TIAA-CREF COUNSELING:

A TIAA-CREF representative will be on campus conducting one-on-one counseling sessions Tuesday and Wednesday, April 28-29, May 5-6 and May 19-20. The TIAA-CREF representative can help with questions such as "Is my investment mix appropriate? Am I saving enough to maintain my lifestyle in retirement?" and "How do I use my funds for income in retirement?" To register for these complimentary meetings, go to www.tiaa-cref.org/moc or call (toll free) 866-842-2977.

 

INSTITUTE FOR COURSEWARE ENHANCEMENT THRU TECHNOLOGY (ICE-T):

Registration is open for ITS-Educational Technology's 2009 ICE-T. Choose from two opportunities: May 11-15 or June 1-5. Select workshops from five tracks. Work in staffed facilities with educational technology specialists available for consultation. Visit http://www.uni.edu/its/et/icet for complete details and a registration form. Space is limited.

 

NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION CAREER GRANTS:

Application deadlines for the NSF CAREER grants are in July. Contact the Office of Sponsored Programs if you are interested in this program or need further information. Assistant professors in social sciences, math, physical and natural sciences, engineering, technology and related education fields are eligible to apply for five years research-teaching support. E-mail anita.gordon@uni.edu or call 3-6148 for more information.

 

ELECTRONIC STUDENT EMPLOYMENT APPROVAL FORM TRAINING:

Learn how to complete the newly created electronic student employment approval. Register for training at http://www.uni.edu/finaid/ or http://www.vpaf.uni.edu/obo/payroll/index.shtml.

 

FACTS FOR FACULTY:

The UNI Office of Student Financial Aid has posted a "Facts For Faculty" newsletter at http://www.uni.edu/finaid/faculty_newsletter/Facts_for_Faculty_Newsletter_Spring_09.pdf to provide timely financial aid information to assist all faculty and staff in their work with students.

 

E-PORTFOLIO WORKSHOP:

E-portfolios are seeing increased use to demonstrate student learning, especially in conjunction with outcomes assessment. To learn about UNI's ePortfolio system, attend a faculty-only "Getting Started with your Electronic Portfolio" workshop from 9 to 11:30 a.m., Friday, April 24, in StudioIT 3 (ITTC 138). For more information, or to register, call 3-2309.

SPECIAL EVENTS:

FAREWELL RECEPTION:

Attend a farewell reception in honor of James Lubker, interim executive vice president and provost, who will be stepping down June 30. The reception will be held from 3 to 5 p.m., Tuesday, April 21, in the GBPAC, McElroy Lobby. A program will begin at 3:30 p.m.

 

U.S. SECRETARY OF EDUCATION TO SPEAK AT UNI:

President Allen has invited the UNI campus community to attend a major policy address by the U.S. Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan, who will make his first visit to Iowa as Secretary Friday, April 24, at the GBPAC. Duncan's 11 a.m. presentation will outline challenges and opportunities for education reform and innovation. The event is free and open to the public. For more information about Duncan or the event, contact Pat Geadelmann at 3-6144 or visit http://www.uni.edu/arneduncan/. The speech will be streamed live at http://mm1.uni.edu:8080/ramgen/broadcast/live-duncan.rm

 

SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH: TAKE BACK THE NIGHT MARCH, RALLY VIGIL:

Be a part of this march, rally and vigil celebrating the right to exist without fear of violence and hatred at 7:15 p.m., Tuesday, April 21, outside Redeker Center or Towers Center. The rain location will be the Maucker Union Hemisphere Lounge. Bring a toiletry or non-perishable item for Seeds of Hope. Sponsored by Women's and Gender Studies, SAVE Forum Actors, Students Against a Violent Environment and Greek Life.

 

FOODSTOCK '09:

Six local bands will perform live at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 21, in Lang Auditorium. This benefit concert is an effort to fight hunger in northeast Iowa and all proceeds will go to The Northeast Iowa Food Bank. Admission is three canned goods or $10. Bands include: North of July, Skies Ablaze, Andy Hursh, Old Men Dead Dogs, A Past Unknown, and East By Air. For more information, visit http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=94203425728&ref=ts. Sponsored by KULT Radio 94.5FM and Cedar River Productions.

 

TWLOHA BAKE SALE:

The group To Write Love On Her Arms UNI will sell baked goods from 1 to 3 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, in Maucker Union. Raffle tickets also will be sold to enter to win a decorated cake. To find out more, contact Jamie Harthoorn at harthooj@uni.edu or check out http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=134625210192&ref=ts.

 

FREE BIKE TUNE-UPS:

Get a free bike tune-up, provided by Europa Cycle and Ski, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, in the Maucker Union courtyard as part of the Earth Day Celebration. Visit http://www.uni.edu/wellrec/docs/earthdayflier.pdf for more information.

 

'LIGHTS, CAMERA, FASHION':

The Minority Graduate Student Association will host "Lights, Camera, Fashion," a fashion show presenting the latest and trendiest in casual, business, formal and after-five attire at 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 24, in Lang Auditorium. Doors will open at 7 p.m.

 

PLANT SALE:

The UNI Student Nature Society will hold its annual plant sale from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Tuesday, April 28, at the Botanical Center.

 

SUMMER FUN PRODUCTION: 'PINOCCHIO':

The Sturgis Youth Theatre, under the direction of Gretta Berghammer, announces the 10th annual Summer Fun Production and creative drama classes beginning Sunday, June 28. Registration will begin Saturday, April 25. For more information, visit http://www.uni.edu/theatre/sturgis

EXHIBITIONS/FILMS:

SECRETS OF THE DEAD: AZTEC MASSACRE:

See "Secrets of the Dead: Aztec Massacre" at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 25, at the University Museum. Part story, part true-life drama, this series unearths evidence from around the world challenging prevailing ideas and throwing fresh light on unexplained events. Using the most up-to-date science in the laboratory and in the field, scientists, anthropologists and researchers examine the missing pieces of each puzzle, completing the picture of what had been merely an assemblage of suppositions. Run-time is 60 minutes.

ATHLETICS:

BASEBALL:

Baseball hosts Wichita State at 6:30 p.m., Friday, April 24. The Panthers also will take on the Shockers at 2 p.m., Saturday, April 25 and at 1 p.m., Sunday, April 26. All three games are at Riverfront Stadium.

LECTURES/PRESENTATIONS:

ABORTION: A BETRAYAL OF FEMINISM:

Karen Shablin will speak at 7 p.m., Tuesday, April 21 in SRL 115. Shablin was a card-carrying member of NARAL until she went through an abortion herself and then became pro-life. She is a health policy expert and former state Medicaid agency head and is now a speaker for the pro-woman organization Feminists for Life. Sponsored by UNI Right to Life.

 

LECTURE ON THE HOLOCAUST:

The Inaugural Norman Cohn Family Holocaust Remembrance and Education Lecture will take place at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, in Bengtson Auditorium in Russell Hall. Michael Berenbaum, distinguished Holocaust scholar, former director of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Research Institute and former president of the Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation, will speak on "The Holocaust and Contemporary Ethics: Legal, Religious, Political and Medical Ethical Implications of the Holocaust." Call 3-2725 for more information. Free and open to the public.

 

GERONTOLOGY SPEAKER:

Anne Smiley-Oyen from Iowa State University will speak via ICN on "Parkinson's Disease and Motor Behavior" as part of the Colloquium Series of the Iowa Gerontology Programs, from 4 to 5 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, in SEC 130A and 130C. Contact Elaine Eshbaugh (3-6083 or elaine.eshbaugh@uni.edu) for more information. All are welcome.

 

COURIER EDITOR NEWHOFF TO SPEAK AT UNI:

Nancy Raffensperger Newhoff, editor of the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, will speak from 4 to 5 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, in SEC 422. Newhoff will explain how the Courier is put together every day, including which stories go on page one, the history of "Call the Courier" and the newspaper's convergence with the Web. She will then engage in discussion with the audience. Contact Gerri Perreault at 3-6898 or YLA@UNI.edu with questions.

 

CHANGE LEADERSHIP:

Leadership Studies will present a "Change Leadership" session from 3:45 to 4:45 p.m., Thursday, April 23, in SEC 252. Presenters will be Molly Schmidt, manager of training and development at Veridian Credit Union, and Gerri Perreault, director of Leadership Studies. They will present a change leadership model and discuss the model in terms of how Veridian has integrated leadership training throughout their credit union. Participants also will have the opportunity to assess their own change leadership path in light of the model. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Gerri Perreault at 3-6898 or YLA@UNI.edu.

 

CONDUCTING SYMPOSIUM:

The School of Music will present the 2009 Conducting Symposium featuring guest conductor Michael Haithcock on Friday and Saturday, April 24 and 25. Coordinated by School of Music professor and conductor S. Daniel Galyen, this two-day event will feature master classes, lectures and performances. For more information, contact Danny.Galyen@uni.edu.

 

POSTVILLE: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE:

Attend "Postville: Past, Present and Future" on Friday, May 1 to learn what happened during the May 12 ICE raid at Agriprocessors in Postville and explore its cultural, legal, economic, political and psychological implications. The conference will highlight the diversity of the population of northern Iowa and will seek to engage the community in discussing the challenges ahead as Iowa becomes part of a globalized world. Visit http://www.uni.edu/studyabroad/news/downloads/pvillefinaldraft.pdf for a schedule of events.

PERFORMING ARTS:

'EURYDICE':

The Strayer-Wood Theatre will present "Eurydice" by Sarah Ruhl, a poetic modern interpretation of the Greek myth of Orpheus, at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday, April 22-25; and at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 26. Tickets are $14 for the general public and free for UNI students. Call 3-6381 or visit http://www.uni.edu/theatre

 

LIVE FROM STUDIO ONE:

Greg Herriges will perform at 7 p.m., Monday, April 27, at KUNI's Studio One. Herriges studied ethnomusicology focusing on Asian art music and has worked with some of the Midwest's greatest exponents of Indian, Chinese and Indonesian music. For more information, visit gregherriges.com. "Live from Studio One" hosts performances by (mostly) acoustic musicians in an intimate setting. Admission is $3 at the door, free for children under 12.

 

EUPHONIUM RECITAL:

Visiting artist Steven Mead will present a euphonium recital at 8 p.m., Tuesday, April 21, in Davis Hall, GBPAC. Known worldwide as a prominent soloist, collaborator, innovator and educator, Mead is widely regarded as one of the most successful professional euphonium performers in the world today. This event is free and open to the public.

 

STUDENT CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT:

The School of Music will present a Student Chamber Music Concert at 6 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, in Graham Hall, Russell Hall. Coordinated by UNI School of Music professor of horn Yu-Ting Su and professor of cello Jonathan Chenoweth, student chamber music ensembles will perform. This event is free and open to the public.

 

UNITUBA CONCERT:

Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor of tuba Jeffrey Funderburk, the UNITUBA ensembles will offer a spring recital at 8 p.m., Thursday, April 23, in Davis Hall, GBPAC. This event is free and open to the public.

 

CARILLON BELLS WILL RING AGAIN:

Guest artist Karel Keldermans, carillonneur, will perform at noon, Friday, April 24, at the Campanile. Keldermans' carillon bells recital will feature original compositions and arrangements by Keldermans, as well as John Phillip Sousa's "Liberty Bell March" and more. This event is free and open to the public.

 

DUO PIANO RECITAL:

Visiting artist Matt Bengtson will join faculty artist Sean Botkin for a duo piano recital at 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 24, in Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall. Bengtson, a celebrated performer and educator, studied piano performance as a Harvard undergraduate and earned his M.M. and D.M.A. degrees in piano performance at the Peabody Conservatory of Music. This event is free and open to the public.

 

INTERNATIONAL DANCE THEATRE CONCERT:

The UNI International Dance Theatre will present its annual spring concert at 8 p.m., Saturday, April 25, and at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 26, in the Bengtson Auditorium in Russell Hall. The concert will feature the usual clogging, ballroom and multicultural dances. It also will feature the second act of "The Nutcracker" done from a folk perspective, (the Arabian dance done as a traditional belly dance and the Spanish dance done as Flamenco). Tickets are $4 for students and seniors and $5 for the general public and may be purchased at the door or from any IDT member in advance. For more information, or for tickets, call Daniel Wells at 3-3560 or e-mail daniel.wells@uni.edu.

 

W-CF SYMPHONY'S OZ WITH ORCHESTRA:

Watch "The Wizard of Oz" on a cinema-sized screen with the dialogue and singing but with the music performed live at the Symphony's Oz with Orchestra event at 2 and 7:30 p.m., Saturday, April 25, at the GBPAC. To order tickets, or for more information, call 3-4849 or visit wcfsymphony.org.

 

UNI OPERA GALA:

The UNI Opera Ensemble will join the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra to present an Opera Gala at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 26, in the Great Hall of the GBPAC. Some of opera's most memorable music will be performed, including Act I of Verdi's "La Traviata" and the Toreador song from Bizet’s "Carmen." A champagne reception with the artists will follow the performance. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased at 3-4TIX (4849) or www.unitix.uni.edu. The proceeds will benefit the scholarship and production funds of the UNI Opera Ensemble. For more information, visit http://www.uni.edu/music/news/index.html

 

UNI JAZZ BAND III CONCERT:

The UNI Jazz Band III will present a spring concert under the direction of Chris Merz and graduate student conductors at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 28, in Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall. This event is free and open to the public.

SHOPPING/DINING ON CAMPUS:

SUSHI TUESDAY:

The next Sushi Tuesday will be from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesday, April 21, at Wasabi in Maucker Union. Fresh sushi rolls (California rolls, veggie cream cheese rolls and tuna rolls) are prepared in Prexy's kitchens. For details on current promotions in restaurants and stores, go to www.uni.edu/dor What’s Happening.

 

CELEBRATE ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS DAY:

Celebrate Administrative Professionals Day (April 22) with lunch at Piazza in Redeker Center, Rialto in Towers Center or Prexy's in Maucker Union. For details on current promotions in restaurants and stores, go to www.uni.edu/dor What’s Happening.

 

EARTH DAY PROMOTIONS:

Celebrate Earth Day April 15-22 with specials on Gatorade and G2 energy/replenishment drinks for $1 at Essentials and Prexy's in Maucker Union, 23rd Street Market in Commons and Biscotti's in Redeker Center. Campus convenience stores customers can sign up for a bicycle give-away (two bikes) from Europa Cycle and a bicycle gear give-away. Enter the drawings at Biscotti's in Redeker Center, Prexy's and Essentials in Maucker Union and 23rd Street Market in Commons. For details on current promotions in restaurants and stores, go to www.uni.edu/dor What’s Happening.

WELLNESS/RECREATION:

EARTH DAY 5K:

A free 5K Earth Day walk/run will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, starting at the stairs on the east side of the Botanical Center. The route will consist of a loop participants can lap twice thanks to help from Panther Pacers. To pre-register and be eligible for a free Earth Day T-shirt, visit www.rrttc.com. Prizes will be awarded thanks to The Runner's Flat in Cedar Falls.

 

PADDLING PANTHER SUMMER SWIM LESSONS:

Registration for summer swim lessons at the WRC has begun. Students, faculty, staff and alumni are eligible for the Paddling Panthers program. See a program flyer at http://www.uni.edu/wellrec/aquatics/docs/summerpaddlingpanthers.pdf
For more information or to sign up, e-mail swimlessons@uni.edu

 

INTRAMURAL 11-ON-11 OPEN CO-REC SOCCER TOURNAMENT:

Play intramural co-rec soccer at 1 p.m., Sunday, April 26, at the West Campus recreation fields. The tournament is open to students, faculty and staff. The entry fee is $20 per team with a two-game guarantee. Register through Wednesday, April 22, at the WRC 161. The tournament is limited to the first eight teams to register. Call 3-7262 with questions.

 

INTRAMURAL OPEN CO-REC SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT:

An intramural co-rec softball tournament will take place at 10 a.m., Saturday, April 25. Open to students, faculty and staff. The entry fee is $20 per team. Teams must be entered by 5 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, in WRC 161. The tournament is limited to the first eight teams to enter. A bracket will be e-mailed and posted after 1 p.m., Thursday, April 23, on the IM bulletin board. Call 3-7262 with questions.

TELL YOUR STUDENTS:

QUESTIONS ABOUT APPLYING TO LAW SCHOOL?:

UNI students who will be attending law school in the fall will answer questions and give advice about successfully navigating the application process at 3 p.m., Wednesday, April 29, in SRL 120. Scott Peters, assistant professor of political science and pre-law adviser, will be there to answer questions. Anyone interested in law school is welcome. E-mail scott.peters@uni.edu or call 3-2727 with questions.

 

MANDATORY REPORTERS OF CHILD ABUSE TRAINING:

A mandatory reporters of child abuse training session will be held from 3 to 5:30 p.m., Monday, April 27, in SEC 245. Students who plan to take Level II courses during the fall semester are encouraged to attend this training. Fall 2009 student teachers are also encouraged to attend. Other teacher education students also are welcome. UNI will offer this training every semester. Sponsored by the Office of Teacher Education. For more information, contact Melissa Heston at 3-2236 or heston@uni.edu.

 

BASH THE TRASH: PICK UP AND PICNIC ON COLLEGE HILL:

Help make a positive impact on the College Hill neighborhood. At 9:30 a.m., Saturday, April 25, come to Seerley Park for a two-hour garbage pick up on the Hill, followed by a free picnic lunch at noon. E-mail team.connecten@gmail.com for more information or to RSVP.

 

NISG SEEKING WEBMASTER APPLICANTS:

NISG is seeking a loyal, motivated, results-oriented applicant to fill the position of webmaster for 2009-2010 year. Applicants are encouraged to review the NISG bylaws at http://www.uni.edu/studentorgs/nisg/procedures.php (Article VIII) to learn about the responsibilities of the position. Applications are due by 5 p.m., Wednesday, April 22. Apply at https://www.uni.edu/studentorgs/nisg/positions.php. E-mail Megan Parrott at mparrott@uni.edu with questions.

 

CORRECTION TO SUMMER SCHEDULE:

Human Identity and Relationships (31F:010:01) with Elaine Eshbaugh will be offered this summer from 10 a.m. to 12:20 p.m., Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, June 22-July 31. The session was incorrect in the summer schedule book. This course counts for liberal arts core credit in category 4B.

 

SUMMER COURSE CORRECTION:

A summer course correction has been made to 440:045 Health and Physical Education for Elementary Teachers. The class will be from 9:50 to 11:50 a.m., Monday through Friday, May 11 through June 5.

 

INTERNSHIPS WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE:

Internships are available working with U.S. Military Child Development Centers in Germany, Italy, England, Belgium, Hawaii and Florida for fall semester 2009. Travel, housing and a living stipend are paid. The internship includes 12 credit hours (undergraduate or graduate) from UNI. Students are eligible to apply for an education award of $1,250 from AmeriCorps*ProCorps. Prior experience working with children is required. To apply, e-mail Susan Edginton at Susan.Edginton@uni.edu. Briefly describe your experience working with children as well as your educational background. The subject line should say: UNI/OL

 

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