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Tuesday, March 30, 2010

NEWS:

NEW UNI C.A.R.E. SITE:

The UNI c.a.r.e. (creating a responsible environment) Web site has a new look and more sustainability-related resources, including maps with campus recycling locations, tips and ways to get involved. Check it out at www.uni.edu/energy.

 

PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES NEEDED:

The Office of University Marketing and 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, technology and unique internship 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 molly.wade@uni.edu. She will contact faculty to coordinate photo shoots.

 

UPCOMING SIS CHANGES TO EFFECT MYUNIVERSE PORTAL:

As part of the changes associated with the new Student Information System, UNI will launch a new MyUNIverse portal within the next few months. If you plan to order any documents or publications that reference existing portal links, directions or screen shots, please contact Mike Holmes (Mike.Holmes@uni.edu) before placing any orders to ensure that portal information will be correct in the new portal layout. More information about the specific portal launch will be available mid-April.

 

FALL 2010 SCHEDULE OF CLASSES NOW AVAILABLE:

The fall 2010 Schedule of Classes is now available online. Registration for classes will begin Tuesday, April 6. To view the Schedule of Classes visit http://www.uni.edu/registrar/index.shtml. Questions related to registration can be directed to the Office of the Registrar, Registrar@uni.edu or 3-2241.

 

UPGRADE MADE TO BUDGET ADJUSTMENT APPLICATION:

Users of the Budget Adjustment application will notice some changes. An upgrade was required to meet the latest technical standards for ITS Web development. While the basic functionality is still the same, the layout will look slightly different. However, the ability to search for budget lines, review completed or in-progress budget adjustments or create new adjustments should be familiar. The main change involves the documentation of 'Strategic Goals'. This functionality is activated only during budget development when processing reallocation entries. Training will be provided in the near future. Please direct questions to Brenda Neff at 3-2383 or Bruce Rieks at 3-7498.

 

NEW OSP RESEARCHER PROFILE:

Read the latest researcher profile on Susan Dobie at: http://www.uni.edu/osp/researcher-profiles. This is the second profile in the series by the Office of Sponsored Programs highlighting the exceptional research, scholarship and creative efforts of UNI faculty and staff.

 

MMTC B LOT CLOSURE:

Starting Monday, April 5, the B parking lot north of the Multimodal Transportation Center will be closed until mid-August in preparation for the installation of the building's solar panels. The area will be used for the placement of steel beams and heavy equipment needed for the project. The facility will be open for A, G and pay-by-space use up to the second level. If you have questions, contact Brent Richmond at 3-5374.

 

FACULTY AND STAFF WITH LOBBYING CONTACTS

Lobbying activity from Jan. 1 to March 31 must be reported by Friday, April 2 at http://www.ir.uni.edu/dbweb/govrel/index.cfm. In compliance with the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 and the Honest and Open Government Act of 2007, UNI files quarterly reports on specific lobbying issues and the expenses incurred in lobbying. The university's policy on Federal and State Lobbying and Political Activity can be found in the Policies and Procedures Manual at 10.09 (http://www.uni.edu/president/policies/1009.shtml). Reports must be filed each quarter. If there is nothing to report for a particular quarter, note that in the "comments" section. Contact Pat Geadelmann, at 3-6144 with questions.

 

INTERNATIONAL FRIENDSHIP PROGRAM:

Do you want to learn about other cultures? International students are eager to meet an American family and practice their English. Students will not live with you, but rather visit once a month to chat. If interested, contact Madison Frei at freim@uni.edu.

 

DID YOU KNOW?: CHFA:

UNI's Department of Theatre has produced 80 percent of drama teachers in Iowa

 

CAMPUS ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY CONCERNS:

University Health and Safety Committee information and a member list can be found at
http://www.vpaf.uni.edu/fs/healthsafety/safety/unisafe.shtml. If you become aware of an environmental safety concern, contact your committee representative or committee chair, kathy.green@uni.edu, 3-6921. If you notice a safety issue needing immediate attention, contact Environmental Safety staff, wendel.reece@uni.edu, 3-7269, or gordon.krueger@uni.edu, 3-3445.

 

MICROSOFT SOFTWARE SALES TO STUDENTS, FACULTY AND STAFF:

Beginning Thursday, April 1, students, faculty, staff and emeritus will be able to purchase Microsoft Software for personal use on the Web using a credit card. Purchasers will be able to download the software (with instruction for building your own media) onto their computer or purchase software with media through the online store. The ITS Computer Consulting Center is discontinuing its Microsoft software sales operations and is closing out their remaining inventory. For more information, visit http://www.uni.edu/its/us/faqs/buymsoffice.htm.

 

GET MICROSOFT OFFICE 2007 TODAY WITH UPGRADE TO OFFICE 2010 FOR $70:

Students, faculty, staff and emeritus who purchase Microsoft Office 2007 ($70) between now and Sept. 30, are eligible for a free upgrade to Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010. Quantities are limited. Stop by the ITS Computer Consulting Center in ITTC 36.

 

FACULTY INPUT NEEDED FOR SECOND DRAFT STRATEGIC PLAN:

The second draft of the proposed 2010-2015 is available at http://www.uni.edu/strategicplan/draft. The Faculty Senate will consider the plan on April 5; the Senate Strategic Planning Committee invites faculty comment on the plan for consideration at the Monday, April 5 meeting. Comments may be sent via e-mail to charlotte.wells@uni.edu; those who prefer to use paper may send their comments to: Charlotte Wells, chair, Faculty Senate Strategic Planning Committee, Department of History, mail code 0701. Comments must be received by Thursday, April 1.

 

FREE TAX HELP:

UNI accounting students are providing free income tax assistance on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5 to 7 p.m. through Wednesday, April 14, in CBB 223. No appointment is necessary. You are encouraged to arrive by 5:30 p.m. to allow volunteers sufficient time to complete your returns. For more information, call the UNI Department of Accounting at 3-2394.

 

MAJOR MEETINGS:

Academic departments will host pre-registration major meetings, at 3 p.m., Wednesday, March 31. New freshmen and students interested in changing majors should attend to receive advice on guidelines for majors, and procedures to schedule for fall classes. Students may declare their major at the meeting. For meeting locations, visit
http://www.uni.edu/advising/event/majormtg/majormt_sp.pdf.

 

VOLUNTEER USHERS NEEDED:

The Strayer-Wood Theatre is seeking volunteer ushers for six performances of Count Dracula, at 7:30 p.m., April 16, 23 and 24; 2 p.m., April 17 and 25; and midnight, Saturday, April 18. Ushers receive a free ticket to see the performance. To volunteer, please call the Strayer-Wood Theatre box office at 3-6381.

 

EAP NEWSLETTER:

The latest issue of the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Works newsletter is available at http://www.vpaf.uni.edu/hrs/eap/news.shtml under Current Issue. Topics include alcohol abuse, teaming with your supervisor, staying up when income drops, stress management on the go and workplace bullying.

 

ROD LIBRARY HOURS FOR APRIL 3 AND 4:

http://www.library.uni.edu/about-us/hours-maps/exam-holiday-interim-hours#spec.

Library online resources are available 24/7; if off campus, you will get a prompt to enter your CatID.

 
TELL YOUR STUDENTS:

To read MyUNIverse News.

EMPLOYEE RESOURCES:

HEALTH REFORM AND YOUR BENEFITS:

President Obama signed the health care reform bill into law on Tuesday, March 23. The UNI benefits staff is working with our vendors and legal advisers to review the legislation in detail to understand the bill and its implications. They will communicate updates as soon as they become available. For more information, please visit http://www.vpaf.uni.edu/hrs/benefits/documents/Health%20Care%20Reform.pdf.

 

CORRECTED DATE FOR U.S. SAVINGS BOND INFORMATION SESSIONS:

Employees interested in exploring the option of U.S. Savings Bonds as a UNI payroll deduction or converting their E Bonds to I Bonds are invited to visit with Cory Schieltz, a representative from National Bond and Trust from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2:30 to 4 p.m., Tuesday, March 30, in the Maucker Union Gold Room. Currently, I Bonds are earning 3.36 percent. (This rate is good through April 30). Bonds are state and local tax free; backed by the U.S. Government; replaced at no cost if lost, stolen or destroyed; tax deferred until redemption or final maturity at 30 years; and cashable after only 12 months.

 

STATISTICAL DATA ANALYSIS HELP AND SHORT COURSES:

The Department of Mathematics provides assistance through its Statistical Consulting Lab (SCL), offering a free source of statistical support for routine data analysis to students, faculty and staff. Contact Mark Jacobson at 3-7172 or e-mail jacobson@cs.uni.edu to set up an appointment. Visit http://www.cs.uni.edu/~jacobson/SCL for short-courses schedule (SPSS, Minitab, SAS).

 
DEPARTMENTAL PURCHASING AND PAYMENTS TRAINING:

Purchasing and Payables/Business Operations are preparing a series of informational sessions regarding purchasing, accounts payable, travel, procurement card, cash advances, contracts and conflict of interest. The first session, "Guide to Understanding the Accounts Payable and Purchasing Systems," will be offered Tuesday, March 30. This session is beneficial for new or experienced users and creates an ideal foundation for future topics. More information about this session and training dates and times are at http://www.vpaf.uni.edu/hrs/training/.

 

IMPROVING YOUR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION:

Lori Hoffmann, UNI-HRS Training and Development, will offer a workshop, "Improving Your Electronic Communication," from 1 to 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 14, in the State College Room, lower level of Maucker Union. Hoffman and Jennifer Huster will cover how to know when different forms of communication are appropriate, the dos and don'ts of professional communication and offer basic tools to improve your electronic communication skills. More information can be found at www.uni.edu/hrs/training. Please pre-register by e-mailing your name and department to HRS-Training@uni.edu

SPECIAL EVENTS:

PRIDE WEEK:

Proud's Pride week, EduGAYtion is all about educating students about gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender individuals. Activities include a panel with a chance to ask questions, a conversation with Nick Pace, educational leadership, about his experiences as a high school educator of GLBT students, a bake sale, a drag carnival and the week will end with a rally to celebrate the one-year anniversary of marriage equality in Iowa. Check out the events on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=32803057345&ref=ts.

 

QUASH- THE QUEST TO UNRAVEL ALZHEIMER'S SCAVENGER HUNT:

QUASH® is one part scavenger hunt, one part obstacle course and lots of fun. Form teams of two to four with friends, classmates or family to solve clues, answer trivia and complete challenges on the QUASH course. Each QUASH team is asked to raise $100 per participant to benefit the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association. Register now for UNI Campus QUASH – the Quest to Unravel Alzheimer's Scavenger Hunt.

 

RELAY FOR LIFE UNI 2010:

Want to attend a fun, free night of bands, blow-up jousting, improv, food and more? Help UNI "Make Cancer Walk the Plank" on April 9-10 in the McLeod Center. Sign up your team at www.relayforlife.org/uni. For more information, e-mail Sarah McCarty at mccartys@uni.edu.

 

SATURDAYS WITH STARBUCKS:

Join baristas from Eastern Iowa regional Starbucks locations from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 10, at the University Museum, for a Saturday afternoon coffee tasting. Sample coffees from the Asia/Pacific region and discuss growing, harvesting and brewing methods. Learn about cultural rituals and traditions and try out tasty food pairings. Cost is $10. Call 3-2188 to register by Thursday, April 8.

 

HONORS RESEARCH DAY:

Senior honors students and presidential scholars will present their thesis research projects beginning with continental breakfast at 8:30 a.m., Saturday, April 10, in the Lang Hall second-floor auditorium lounge. Following the presentations will be seven concurrent sessions of research presentations in LNG rooms 208, 211, 222, 223, and the Interpreter's Theatre. For a complete schedule, visit http://www.uni.edu/honors/researchday.shtml. Presentations are open to the public.

 

15th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION:

The 15th Anniversary Celebration of the St. Stephen Catholic Student Center's Wicks Pipe Organ will take place at 3 p.m., Sunday, April 11, in the Student Center chapel. Special performances by Rev. Paul Peters, UNI alumni Peter Grau and UNI students Zachary Gignac and Vocal AmmUNItion. Refreshments will be served following the celebration in the Student Center gathering space. The event is free and all are welcome. For more information, contact Kelly at 266-9863 or kmcc@ststephenuni.org.

PERFORMING ARTS:

NORTHWIND QUINTET:

The Northwind Quintet will offer a spring recital at 8 p.m., Wednesday, March 31, in Davis Hall, GBPAC, featuring UNI School of Music faculty artists Tom Barry, oboe; Amanda McCandless, clarinet; David Rachor, bassoon; and Yu-Ting Su, horn; with guest artist Dominique Cawley, flute. This event is free and open to the public.

 

ORCHESIS SPRING SHOW:

Enjoy a mixture of dance when UNI's Orchesis dance company performs "The Dancers we've Become" at 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 2, and 2 p.m., Saturday, April 3, at the Oster Regent Theatre in Cedar Falls. Tickets are $5 in advance and $8 at the door.

 

FACULTY ARTIST RECITAL: JOSHUA ARMSTRONG-PERCUSSION:

Visiting percussion instructor and artist Joshua Armstrong, will offer a spring recital at 8 p.m., Tuesday, April 6, in Davis Hall, GBPAC. This event is free and open to the public.

EXHIBITIONS/FILMS:

DEATHSCAPES - ENVIRONMENTAL MOVIE AND BOOK DISCUSSION SERIES:

"Deathscapes," Rod Library's environmental movie and book discussion series will take place at 7 p.m. in the Library's Multipurpose Room 324 on various dates. See the film "Everything's Cool" followed by discussion, on March 31; discuss the book, "The Carbon Diaries 2015," April 7; see the movie "Black Diamonds" followed by discussion on April 14; and discuss the book "Our Choice," on April 21. These events are free and open to the public.

 
KIT KITTREDGE: AN AMERICAN GIRL:

Discover what American Girl Kit Kittredge's world was like in the 1930s from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 3, at Marshall Center School. Bring your doll and come for fun stories, crafts and a screening of "Kitt Kittredge: An American Girl" the movie. Space is limited. Call 3-2188 to register by Wednesday, March 31.

CONFERENCES/WORKSHOPS:

START A BUSINESS WORKSHOP:

Free workshop for UNI students, staff and faculty. The workshop is from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 3, in BCS 33 (space is limited to 36 people). Advanced registration is required at jpec@uni.edu or 3-JPEC (5732).

 

LEARN MORE ABOUT IOWA'S WIND ENERGY DEVELOPMENT:

The Iowa Alliance for Wind Innovation and Novel Development (IAWIND) Conference will be held Tuesday, April 6, focusing on technical, research and development issues including new design trends, forecasting and grid operations, improved materials and manufacturing methods and turbine health monitoring/reliability. Contact http://www.iawind.org/ for more information. The third-annual Iowa Wind Energy Association Conference will be held Wednesday, April 7 immediately following the one-day IAWIND Conference. For more information, contact Reg Pecen, IAWIND board member, at pecen@uni.edu or 3-2598. Pecen will take a number of students and faculty/staff to the conference on Tuesday, April 6. Student registration is discounted at $15. Register at https://www.ucs.iastate.edu/mnet/iawind/quickregister.html.

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY WORKSHOP:

Free workshops for UNI students, staff and faculty are offered twice in April. Learn about patents, copyrights, trademarks and trade secrets. The workshops will take place form 3 to 5 p.m., Monday, April 5, in BCS 33 (space is limited to 36 people) and 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., Thursday, April 8, in BCS 128 (space is limited to six people). Advanced registration is required at jpec@uni.edu or 3-JPEC (5732).

 

LECTURES/PRESENTATIONS:

SIGMA XI LECTURE SERIES:

Sigma Xi Lecture Series presents Jerry Sellers, author, consultant and former navigation officer for NASA, at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 30, in Lantz Auditorium, MSH 137. "From Beer to Beanstalks-It's All Rocket Science: A Brief History and Future History of the Space Program," is an informative, light-hearted and non-technical presentation. Sellers will
examine the state of space at the dawn of the 21st century and speculate on what the future holds.

 

PHYSICS COLLOQUIUM:

Mathematica in Education and Research will be presented by Brenda Marshall, academic account executive with Wolfram Research, Inc., at 4 p.m., Wednesday, March 31, in PHY 114. This technical talk will illustrate why the latest version of Mathematica changes the pedagogy of teaching within biology, chemistry, economics and a number of other departments. More information is available at: http://www.physics.uni.edu/Mathmatica.pdf.

 

STOP RELATIONSHIP ABUSE:

Attend the Domestic Violence Forum at 6 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 31, in Maucker Union Ballroom B. Presenting Jesse James, whose daughter Holley James was lost to domestic violence. Followed by a panel discussion with Jamie Bachman, Seeds of Hope; Bob Greenlee, Waterloo Police Department; Kari Rae, Cedar Falls Police Department; Joan Thompson, UNI Student Health Center; and Dee Hudson, domestic violence survivor. Sponsored by the MSW Student Association, social work department and Seeds of Hope.

 

AUDIENCE DEBATE-NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND:

An audience debate on No Child Left Behind will be held at 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 31, in LNG 040. This debate features constructive speeches and rebuttals from members of the debate team, as well as time for students to share their opinions on whether or not NCLB should be repealed or reformed. Doors will open at 6:45 p.m., seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, contact Kate Lavelle at katherine.lavelle@uni.edu.

 

FOOD FOR THOUGHT-TALES FROM THE TRENCHES:

The last presentation of the three-part series featuring business owner perspectives on how they are navigating their business through the current economic times will be at 8 a.m., Thursday, April 1, in BCS 33. Zach Hedrington, CEO of 3-Fueled, LLC will present from the start-up company perspective. Refreshments will be served. Please register at 3-JPEC or jpec@uni.edu.

 

MARTIN, MALCOLM AND BARACK:

Michael Blackwell, CME, will discuss the leadership of Martin Luther King, Malcolm X and Barack Obama from 3:45 to 4:45 p.m., Thursday, April 1, in SEC 252. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Gerri Perreault, Leadership Studies, at 3-6898.

 

HYBRID COURSES: BLENDING ONLINE AND TRADITIONAL TEACHING:

Otto MacLin and Kim MacLin will discuss how their courses combine traditional and online teaching, and how the courses can produce more informed and civically minded citizens, from noon to 1 p.m., Friday, April 2, in SIAC, Maucker Union. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Gerri Perreault (ADP), 3-6898.

 

EMOTIONAL AWARENESS AND THE DALAI LAMA:

Gerri Perreault, UNI Leadership Studies, will present and lead a discussion of a book by the Dalai Lama and Paul Ekman from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Saturday, April 3, at University Book and Supply. The book is about emotional awareness. Sponsored by ADP. This event is free and open to the public.

 

TASMANIAN AGRICULTURE:

Tony W. Norton and Jann E. Williams, University of Tasmania, Australia, will speak at 4 p.m., Monday, April 5, in MSH 001. Their presentation will examine the biodiversity, ecosystem services and land use of Tasmania's agricultural landscapes using a combination of spatial science and ecological techniques including GIS mapping, satellite image analysis, vegetation monitoring and threatened-species habitat modeling. They will outline trends in the status of biodiversity and natural resources, discuss management issues in the context of industry expansion and climate change and compare approaches to sustainable land management with those promoted internationally. For more information contact Laura Jackson, biology, at 3-2705 or Laura.L.Jackson@uni.edu.

 

EMMY-WINNING DIGITAL EDITOR TO TALK ABOUT HIS CRAFT:

Digital editor Josh Bodnar has developed a signature editorial style that blends the disciplines of design, animation, visual effects and live action. Specializing in title sequences and high-end commercials, Bodnar is currently based in Chicago as a staff editor for the editorial boutique, Whitehouse. Bodnar will detail his artistic process in editing with motion graphics, one shot at a time. The talk "Motion Graphics: the Collaborative Medium and the Future of Digital Editing," will be at 7:30 p.m., Monday, April 5, LNG Hall. To see his work, visit www.joshbodnar.com/. Sponsored by the Communication Studies Department. Contact Bettina Fabos, fabos@uni.edu for more information.

 

CROW FORUM:

CROW Forum will take place at noon, Monday, April 5, in CME 109A, in Maucker Union. The Outstanding Graduate Research Paper on gender will be presented by Loren Wilburs, a UNI sociology graduate student. Wilburs will present "Emergency Cesarean Section: Analyzing a Modern Mother's Experience." The Women's and Gender Studies program sponsors the Current Research on Women forum series. Faculty, staff, students and the community are invited to gather for informal presentation and discussion.

 

BUSINESS LEADERSHIP PANEL:

Renee Christoffer, vice president at Veridian Credit Union; Ritchie Kurtenbach, assistant business manager at International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers; and Ellen Miller, board member, World's Window will take part in a business leadership panel from 3:45 to 4:45 p.m., Thursday, April 8, in SEC 252. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by Leadership Studies, 3-6898.

 

TIBETAN BUDDHISM LECTURE:

St. Stephen the Witness Catholic Student Center and the Catholic parishes in Waterloo will co-host a lecture on the culture and religion of Tibetan Buddhism from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 14, at the Student Center, 1019 W. 23rd St. in Cedar Falls. The speaker will be the Venerable Geshe Thupten Dorjee, a Buddhist monk who is a visiting instructor this semester at UNI. The presentation is open to the public.

EMPLOYMENT:

JOB OPENINGS AT UNI:

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

WELLNESS/RECREATION:

FREE BLOOD CHEMISTRY PROFILE (BCP):

The last BCP Screening of the academic year will be held from 7 to 8:30 a.m., Wednesday, April 14, in the WRC Main Corridor. One free BCP per academic year is available to UNI employees who qualify for insurance benefits. With a BCP screening, blood is drawn to test for 23 components including total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, blood sugar, iron, etc. Employees who wish to also have a prostate test for $10 and/or thyroid test for $5 will pay that cost. Pay by cash, check or payroll deduction. Students, retirees and spouses may sign up as well for a $20 BCP fee. Call 3-6119 to schedule.

 

LABYRINTH EXPERIENCE:

Walk the labyrinth from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, April 1, in the Maucker Union, Old Central Ballroom. At first glance the labyrinth may look like a maze, but it's more than that. Walking the labyrinth can be a form of centering, slowing down and/or meditating, bringing gifts of insight, wisdom and peace. For more information, contact Joan Thompson at joan.thompson@uni.edu or 3-2137.

 

FEAR OF FITNESS PROGRAM:

This one-hour program on Wednesday, April 7 is geared to anyone who struggles with exercise. WRS fitness specialists will provide practical information to overcome barriers and calm fears. There are suitable exercise choices for almost everyone, no matter level of fitness or health status. Details are in the April Words of Wellness newsletter: http://www.uni.edu/wellrec/UNI_employee_wellness/wow/WOW-April_2010.pdf.

 

WORDS OF WELLNESS NEWSLETTER:

The April Words of Wellness employee newsletter from Wellness and Recreation Services is posted at http://www.uni.edu/wellrec/UNI_employee_wellness/wow/index.html. To receive a printed copy of each issue or to be removed from the list, contact kathy.green@uni.edu, 3-6921, with your name and UNI ID number.

 

ANXIETY SCREENING DAY:

Anxiety Disorder Screening Day will be held on Tuesday, March 30. The screening will be held at the UNI Counseling Center located at 103 Student Health Center (2nd floor of the Health Center). The screening will last approximately one hour and will be offered at two different times, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. The screening is free of charge and is open to UNI faculty, staff and students. For more information contact: jennifer.murra@uni.edu or call 3-2676.

DINING SPECIALS:

FREE SAMPLES AT 23RD STREET MARKET:

Sample Piccadilly sandwiches, pizza and bread sticks from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday, March 30, at 23rd Street Market. These products are best-sellers at the 23rd Street Market; let us know what you think after trying a free sample.

 

MARCH MADNESS SHOOT OUT AT 23RD STREET MARKET:

Pop-A-Shot, a basketball shooting contest, returns to the 23rd Street Market March 22 through April 3. Customers can practice anytime; high scorers will be invited to a shoot out at the 23rd Street Market on Monday, April 5, to compete for a Rock Band 2 game set.

 

VENDORS FEATURE HEALTHY FOOD SAMPLES AT PREXY'S:

Stop by Prexy's and enjoy free samples of a variety of healthy food choices from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday, March 30 through Friday, April 2. Give your feedback on the items and help determine future menu options at Prexy's.

 

DORITOS SPECIAL:

The current Doritos brand special at 23rd Street Market in Commons and Biscotti's in Redeker Center is two for $6 now through April 3.

NEXT SUSHI TUESDAY AT PREXY'S IS APRIL 6:

Visit Wasabi from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 6, to enjoy three varieties of sushi: California, veggie cream cheese or tuna salad roll. All sushi is prepared in Prexy's kitchen.

 

For more information about promotions, visit www.uni.edu/dor. Use the Retail Promotions link in What's Happening.

 

 

 

 

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