Faculty & Staff Announcements

Monday, April 12, 2021
Workparent: The Secrets to Successful, Confident Working Parenthood in 2021 and Beyond April 14 at noon EDT

Most parents haven’t had to figure out working from home and homeschooling their children, but it has become a reality for many in the last year. In this enlightening webinar, author Daisy Dowling will cover techniques and strategies that any working parent can use. She will discuss ways to manage a routine better, communicate effectively as a professional and a parent, build a better “village” of support and feel more confident and in-control as a hardworking mom or dad. Register for this webinar and check out other online events on the Alumni Association webpage.

Monday, April 12, 2021
You are graduating, let's celebrate.

Spring 2021 graduates, join the Alumni Association for Gradfest. Stop by the UNI Bookstore Wednesday, April 14 or Thursday, April 15 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. to pick up your graduation gift from the UNI Alumni Association. While there, register for door prizes including a UNI diploma frame, Beats, Air Pods, Apple Watch, Instant Pot and other prizes and take a cookie and Coke product with you to enjoy at home. Please email Christina Danielsen if you have any questions.

Monday, April 12, 2021
My Well-being: Mental Health Awareness - Ending the Stigma

Human Resource Services will host an informational session on mental health awareness. Jake Schaefer, LMHC, with Cedar Valley Counseling Services will lead this session via Zoom on April 20 at 3 p.m. Please register in advance.

Monday, April 12, 2021
Reminder: My Well-being: Confidential Biometric Screening

Human Resource Services will host a confidential biometric screening on Friday, April 30 from 7 to 10 a.m. in the Safety Training Room. New additional vitamin and mineral testing is available at a low cost. Please register in advance.

Monday, April 12, 2021
Financial Wellness: Kids and Money

Human Resource Services will host an informational session on Kids and Money. Bob Moore with Lee Wealth Management, will lead this session via Zoom on Tuesday, May 11 at 10 a.m. Please register in advance.

Monday, April 12, 2021
Pesticide Notification

Faculty, staff and students who want to receive advance notification of pesticide application on campus should visit the Facilities Management website for information.

Friday, April 9, 2021
Walk to Bring Suicide Out of the Darkness

Walk with the Chi Sigma lota society on Saturday, April 24 to raise funds and awareness to save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide. The walk is designed to bring suicide out of the darkness and into the light. For more information and to register visit the Out of the Darkness webpage.

Friday, April 9, 2021
Celebrate Earth Day with Good Neighbor Iowa

Join the Good Neighbor Iowa group at Clay Street Park from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for an Earth Day and 4-Year Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, April 24. They will have live music, baby goats, backyard tips, a tree planting and much more. To RSVP or find more information visit the Good Neighbor Iowa Facebook page. Masks and social distancing will be required. Find more information about Good Neighbor Iowa visit their webpage.

Friday, April 9, 2021
Service Learning Institute: Applications Due Friday, April 23

This 3-day hybrid workshop will take place May 18-20, 2021, and will focus on incorporating service-learning activities into 2021/2022 courses in ways that align with course learning goals, enhance student growth and civic awareness and strengthen our community. Information on selection criteria and the application can be found on the Community Engagement website.

Thursday, April 8, 2021
Honors Research Day

The University Honors Program will host their annual celebration of student research on Saturday, April 17 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. A complete presentation is available on the Honors Research presentation page. Honors Research Day 2021 is fully virtual. Zoom registration is required.