ITS will do maintenance affecting several key areas from 5 to 7 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 13. Due to a required restart of hardware hosting the databases, the following will be unavailable: Cat-ID (CAS, Shibboleth, LDAP), University eBusiness services, University Java and CGI Self-Service Web applications, University eLearning (BB Learn 9 and WebCT) services, Document Imaging services, Production FAMIS outage and the University Student Information System (Campus Solutions Peoplesoft). For more information, contact Nathaniel Petersen.
Monday, Oct 8, 2012
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UNI will host the 2012 Iowa Regents Institutions Disability Awareness Summit from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 10, in the Commons. The Disability Summit is open to all UNI students, faculty and staff, as well as those from other Regents institutions. Registration is required. Please visit the Iowa Regents Institutions Disability Awareness Summit 2012 registration page.
Explore NSE and learn how you can attend one of 180 colleges and universities in the U.S. and Canada while paying UNI tuition. Students must have a 2.5 GPA and completed at least 30 hours of credit at the time of exchange. The first of several information sessions is at 3 p.m., Monday, Oct. 15, in the University Room, MAU. Visit the NSE website for a schedule of all sessions.
The Strayer-Wood Theatre is seeking ushers for its fall productions of "Lysistrata" and "November." Ushers are asked to arrive one hour before performances and can see the show for free. The performance schedule is posted on the SWT website. To sign up to usher, contact the house manager Ian Goldsmith.
The campus community is invited to "Is Diversity and Multiculturalism Truly Important? Does it Really Make a Difference in Academia?" The session will be presented by Roberto Swazo (Clemente) from 3:30 to 5 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 11, in the CME. Sponsored by the UNI Counseling Center.
Katherine Cota-Uyar, in the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurship Center, will moderate a panel on "Entrepreneurship, Opportunity and an American Dream" as a part of the Reaching for Higher Ground initiative. Panelists will include Shahina Amin, UNI economics; Therese Kuster, Mudd Advertising; Chris Larimer, UNI political science; John Pappajohn, Equity Dynamics and Pappajohn Capital Resources; and Lou Porter, KBBG. The event will take place at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 16, in the University Room, MAU. The event is free and open to the public.
October issues of the Student Health 101, WRS E-Newsletter and Personal Fitness E-Newsletter are now posted on the Wellness & Recreation website. Note the Student Health 101, a new interactive magazine for UNI students. To receive the personal fitness newsletter each month, email Ethan Crawford. Everyone on the mailing list will receive notices about upcoming workshops, events and monthly specials.
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