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Monday, Dec 3, 2012

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

LIBRARY HOURS FOR FINAL EXAM WEEKNEW

Library hours for Dec. 5 through 11 are extended hours. http://www.library.uni.edu/about-us/hours-maps/exam-holiday-interim-hours#fallfinals.  Patrons may check out materials and enter the building until 10 minutes to closing time, when service desks close and the doors are locked. Library online resources are available 24/7; if off campus, there will be a prompt to enter your CatID.

ITS STUDENT COMPUTER CENTERS SURVEYNEW

Information Technology Services is running a short survey to gather student feedback on the Student Computer Centers as well as other technologies provided on campus. Please take a few minutes to fill out the survey. Your responses will help ITS better serve UNI students. Log in to MyUNIverse and find the survey under the Current Announcements section.

UNI SEVERE WEATHER ANNOUNCEMENTSNEW

Announcements regarding cancellation of classes and/or reduced university operations are made via UNI Alert, local radio and TV stations and the UNI home page http://www.uni.edu. Additional weather information is on the UNI Weather Information page. http://www.uni.edu/resources/weather 

UNI TO UNVEIL 'INSIDE UNI' COMMUNICATIONNEW

This fall, UNI announced a new electronic communication website was being created for faculty, staff and students to allow for greater flexibility and depth of UNI announcements and news. The new communication "Inside UNI" will be unveiled in mid-January, replacing UNI Online and MyUNIverse News. Read more here. http://www.uni.edu/unionline/changes-myuniverse-news-and-uni-online

AUCTION OF DOR EQUIPMENT AND REMAINING SURPLUS FROM MPLS NEW

UNI will hold an auction on Monday, Dec. 3, at Malcolm Price Lab School. Sale items include surplus dining equipment from the Department of Residence and remaining items at MPLS. The doors will open at 8 a.m. and auction for dining items will start at 9 a.m.; PLS auction items will follow the sale of dining items. The Office of Business Operations website has additional details. http://www.vpaf.uni.edu/obo/

UNI-CUE TUTORING CENTERNEW

The UNI-CUE Tutoring Center is seeking students to volunteer as tutors during the 2013 spring semester. Students in any field of study are eligible. Each tutor will work one-on-one with a student for 90 minutes per week during the semester. Interested students may contact Nancy Scoggins Rose, 319-433-1271 nancy.scoggins@uni.edu for additional information.

TOYS FOR TOTS DROP OFFNEW

If you'd like to help children in need have a wonderful Christmas, please donate new, unwraped toys. There is a Toys for Tots drop box outside 203 WRC.

THINKING OF STUDYING ABROAD IN SUMMER? NEW

The UNI Study Abroad Center hosts weekly sessions that include Abroad 101, Pick-A-Program Semester and Summer and Scholarships. Earn Capstone credit and study in Greece in June. Informational meetings will take place from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5, and Thursday, Dec. 6, in  212 SRL. Contact Greg Bruess at 273-2752 bruess@uni.edu or visit the Greece Capstone website. www.uni.edu/studyabroad/capstone-greece

SUE FOLLON SCHOLARSHIP FOR WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP

Applications are now being accepted for the Sue Follon Scholarship for Women in Leadership. This is a $4,000 one-year award. Applications and minimum requirements are available at the Common Scholarship Application website. http://www.uni.edu/finaid/ Deadline is Jan. 15.

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

For upcoming lectures, conferences, performing arts or athletic events, please visit the UNI Calendar of Events.

WELLNESS AND RECREATION

Fitness classes, intramural sports, outdoor recreation opportunities.

REGISTRAR

Academic information and deadlines.

STUDENT INVOLVEMENT CENTER

Student Involvement Center - Information about student organizations, events and service opportunities.