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Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016
Deadline change for Inside UNI

Due to the Labor Day holiday, the deadline for the Tuesday, Sept. 6, issue of Inside UNI will be noon, Friday, Sept. 2.

Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016
Date change for Town Hall for Community Engagement

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Town Hall for Community Engagement has been rescheduled. It will be from 9 to 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 4, in the Slife Ballroom, COM. Visit the Community Engagement website for more information and to RSVP.

Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016
UNI Reads

There will be a discussion of three works on extreme energy extraction and public health at noon Wednesday, Aug. 31, in ScholarSpace, LIB. This is prior to Sandra Steingraber's visit to UNI Wednesday, Sept. 7. The articles are "3 Bets," "Shale Game" and "Banning Fracking Isn't Enough."

Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016
Spanish Affinity Group dinner

The Spanish Affinity Group will host a dinner from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 16, at the residence of the Diversity Fellow. The purpose is to promote community building on campus. RSVP to Gabriela Olivares is required at which time the address will be provided. The dinner is free and open to all faculty and staff.

Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016
Biometric screening

Employee Well-being will host a biometric screening from 7 to 9:30 a.m., Friday, Sept. 16, in 007/009 GIL. Advance registration is required.

Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016
Homecoming office decorating competition

Get ready to “Unmask Your Spirit” by decorating your office for Homecoming! Register by Friday, Sept. 23. Judges will review all registered offices from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 27. Prizes include unlimited bragging rights and lunch for the best overall decorated office, most spirited office and most creative office. Visit the Homecoming website for more details.

Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016
African-American Affinity Group dinner

The African-American Affinity Group will host a dinner from 4:30 to 6 p.m., Friday, Sept. 23, in 1017 BAR. The purpose is to promote community building on campus. RSVP to Gabriela Olivares is required. The dinner is free and open to all faculty and staff.

Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016
Seventh Annual Military and Veterans State Conference

UNI will host the Seventh Annual Military and Veterans State Conference from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Sept. 26. The goal is to educate campuses and the Iowa community about military culture and the diversity service members bring to our campuses and communities.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016
Events and activities for Family Weekend

Family Weekend 2016 will take place Friday, Oct. 21 through Sunday, Oct. 23. If you are planning an event or activity on campus for that weekend and would like to have it included in the brochure that will be mailed out to parents next month, please contact Blake Ruane.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016
Prelaw Club meeting

The Prelaw Club will meet at 5 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 1, in 23 SAB. Plans for the academic year will be discussed. Prelaw advisers Scott Peters, Lisa Jepsen and Martha Reineke will discuss preparing for and applying to law school as well as other areas of concern for prelaw students. All students with an interest in law school are welcome, regardless of major. Freshmen and sophomores are especially encouraged to attend. Contact Scott Peters at 273-2727 for more information.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016
Canon Laser Class 710 fax machine

This fax machine is offered as first-come, first-served at no charge for on-campus department use. The machine is in very good condition and includes two unopened FX 7 cartridges. Contact Brenda Jordan for more information.

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016
Rainbow Reception

The LGBT* Center will host the Rainbow Reception at 5 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 31, in the GBPAC. The reception is held at the beginning of each academic year for information sharing, networking, fellowship and dessert. Rainbow Reception serves as an opportunity for UNI students, faculty and staff to welcome LGBT* students and their allies back to campus.

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.