The Graduate College is hosting a Zoom webinar on Thursday, October 1 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. with a presentation and live panel called Thinking About Graduate School: Next Steps. It will cover the strategies for applying to schools, selecting schools as well as additional information. Register here by Monday, September 28.
Current Student Announcements
The Graduate College is hosting a Zoom webinar which includes a presentation and live panel called Thinking About Graduate School. It will be held Tuesday, September 22 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. and is for students who are beginning to consider applying. Register here by Friday, September 18.
The Chief Diversity Officer seeks to begin an LGBTQIA+ and Allies affinity group at UNI. If you identify as a member of the LGBTQIA+ community or you are an ally and would be interested in having an affinity group, please send your name to Diversity@uni.edu, with the subject line "LGBTQIA+ Affinity."
Teacher education and educator preparation students and interested faculty are invited to join in the conversation at Diversity Dialogue on September 16 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in SEC 216. Sponsored by the College of Education, this is the first of several conversations planned this year to support future teachers and educators preparing for a more socially just, diverse and inclusive educational system.
Did you know 70% of UNI students experience homesickness? Homesickness may impact your mental health and lead you to experience social, behavioral and academic difficulties. You aren't alone. Help and support are available at UNI. Visit the Student Wellness Services website to learn more.
Dive into decolonization efforts in India with the first lecture in the Phi Alpha Theta Lecture series: “CAB, NRC, RSS, and BJP: The Alphabet Soup of Indian Authoritarianism”. It will be presented by Louis Fenech, Professor of History on Tuesday, on September 15 at 7 p.m. Limited seating available for in-person attendance; Zoom link otherwise provided, however registration is required.
UNI MVB Club is preparing for the Fall season and we want you to join our team. Practices are Mondays: 8-10 p.m.; Wednesdays: 7-9p.m. in the WRC upstairs gyms, courts 5 & 6. Fill out Men's Volleyball Club Interest link before attending.
Help UNI improve its marketing and communication efforts by applying to join the University Relations Student Advisory Board. Students will be asked to participate in three group discussions giving opinions and feedback on university initiatives. Please complete the Student Advisory Board Application to apply.
Stop by the 23rd Street Market during business hours to get a free AHA Water when you purchase a meal from the GET mobile app. This promotion will run from September 14 - September 18, while supplies last. You must have a meal plan to qualify. Email Emma Kaisand, Coca-Cola Campus Ambassador, with questions.
This year's Diversity Book Read will be, "How To Be An Anti-Racist," by Ibram X. Kendi. Multiple external organizations and institutions have joined UNI in this read, making it a "community read." More info is coming, but some facilitators are still needed for the UNI groups. The facilitators will lead groups of UNI faculty, staff and/or students. Write to Diversity@UNI if you would like to be a facilitator.