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Uncommon Sense

People on the autism spectrum take center stage in "Uncommon Sense," a new production that will premiere at the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GPBAC) at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21, before the start of a national tour.

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Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Presentations by ISSO associate director candidates

The university community is invited to attend presentations by candidates for the International Students and Scholars Office associate director position. Candidates will speak on the challenges facing international students on U.S. campuses. Candidate No. 1 will speak from 3:15 to 4:30 p.m., Monday, Jan. 23, in the Elm Room, MAU. Candidate No. 2 will speak from 1:45 to 3:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 26, in the State College Room, MAU.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Updating online directory

The UNI online directory is a source for current faculty and staff contact information. To verify or make changes to your home and/or office contact information, login to MyUNIverse > My Page > Update My Personal Information. This information is sent directly to Human Resource Services via email and will be updated within four working days.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Updating employee emergency contact information

Accurate employee emergency contact information is critical for every employee. In the event of an accident or sudden illness, this information will be used to notify your contact(s). To update your information, login to MyUNIverse > My Page > Update My Personal Information > Emergency Contacts.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Spring math and science tutoring hours

Math, science and business tutoring is available to currently enrolled students through the Academic Learning Center, 008 ITTC. Math and business walk-in hours are from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday and Wednesday; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday; and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Thursday. Walk-in hours for science are noon to 3 p.m., Monday; 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3 to 5 p.m., Tuesday; noon to 5 p.m., Wednesday; and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday. Tutor availability for appointments varies each day. For more information and to check tutor availability, visit the ALC website or call 319-273-2361.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Learn more about the ins and outs of Blackboard Grade Center

Learn tips and tricks for working more effectively in Bb Learn's Grade Center. "Bb Learn 9 Grade Center Tips and Tricks" will be from 9:30 to 11 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 26, in 138 ITTC. For details and to register, visit the Faculty Workshop Calendar.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Well-being Apps

Looking for new and unique ways to increase all aspects of your well-being? The Well-being team has created a list of the best wellness apps available. Each app falls under one of our well-being pillars: physical, occupational and intellectual, spiritual and emotional, or social and community, and is followed by a short description of its purpose and why we think it would be a good use of your phone space. Check out the list on the HRS website.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Student Affairs staff honored with Sue Follon Exemplary Service Award

Student Affairs staff honored at the Jan. 5 recognition luncheon with the Sue Follon Exemplary Service Award were Sarah Goblirsch, Dawnell Johnson, Clint Korte, Andy Martin and Jenny Murphy. Congratulations to all recipients who received this prestigious award for making a positive difference in the lives of students.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Learn more about online testing through Blackboard

Learn how to create and deliver online tests in eLearning through "Bb Assessments: Online Testing" from 12:30 to 2 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 7, in 138 ITTC. For details and to register, visit the Faculty Workshop Calendar.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Uncommon Sense at Gallagher Bluedorn

See Uncommon Sense at 7 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 21, and 2 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 22, in GBPAC. Commissioned by GBPAC and created by Tectonic Theater Project, Uncommon Sense tells the stories of Iowans living on the Autism Spectrum with love, humor, and understanding. Request tickets at the GBPAC website.

Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017
McElroy Fellowships

McElroy Fellowship candidates must intend to pursue a Ph.D. and be a December 2016 or May 2017 graduate with a liberal arts degree. Awardees will receive $10,000 per year for three years to help defray education costs. In addition to an above-average academic record, students will be evaluated on their character, leadership and general interests. Potential applicants should contact Bryce Kanago to express interest and discuss eligibility. The application deadline is Tuesday, Jan. 31.

Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017
Elect Her 2017

This year's Elect Her Conference will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 21, in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. This national training provides future women leaders with the tools and confidence they need to run for elected office. For more information, email Maggie Miller.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Helping Students Succeed commendation

Student Affairs recognized five individuals outside the division at the Jan. 5 recognition luncheon for exceptional commitment and service to students. The individuals honored for collaborating to help students succeed were David Glenn-Burns, Kenneth Atkinson, Brenda Bass, David Saunders and Robert Smith.

Leisl Carr Childers, assistant professor of Public History and the American West, was awarded the the Spur Award in Contemporary Non-Fiction by the Western Writers of America. This is award is given to writers of any discipline for exceptional work on the American West or in the Western genre.

Doreen Hayek, special projects administrator in ITS Educational Technology, was recently awarded the 2015 Friend of Science Award at the ICTM-ISTS State Math & Science Conference. Hayek has a long history of working with various aspects of integrating STEM education into the preK-through-12 and higher education classrooms.

Coleen Wagner, former secretary in the Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President, was honored for outstanding professional service with the Regents Excellence Award for Staff.

Libby Vanderwall, career services coordinator in the Office of Career Services, was honored for outstanding professional service with the Regents Excellence Award for Staff.

Amy Schipper, associate director of admissions and communications in the Office of Admissions, was honored for outstanding professional service with a Regents Excellence Award for Staff.