Faculty & Staff Announcements

Tuesday, July 7, 2020
IPERS Individual Retirement Counseling Sessions

Individual counseling sessions are available to be scheduled for UNI IPERS participants on August 24-27 via teleconference. Appointment dates fill up quickly. To schedule a session contact IPERS at 800-622-3849 and have your membership number ready. Pre-registration is required.

Monday, July 6, 2020
Looking to expand the UNI Museum Political Americana Collection

UNI Museum is looking to add to their Political Americana Collection. If you have past or upcoming election campaign paraphernalia and would like to donate, please contact Nathan Arndt or call 319-273-2188.

Monday, July 6, 2020
Retirement Readiness: Bridging the Gap: Healthcare in Retirement Before 65

Human Resource Services will host an informational session on bridging the gap from your employer health plan to Medicare. The session will be presented by Todd Cooper with Veridian, via Zoom, on Tuesday, August 4. Please register in advance.

Monday, July 6, 2020
Reminder: Retirement Readiness: Social Security 101

Human Resource Services will host an informational session on Social Security benefits and preparing for retirement. The hour long session will be presented by John Morgan with AIG, via Zoom, on Tuesday, July 21 at 10 a.m. Please register in advance.

Thursday, July 2, 2020
Online Professional Development Workshops

Human Resource Services will be offering two professional development workshops in July. Both sessions will be led by Lars Peterson from Employee & Family Resources via Zoom. Diversity Awareness at Work will be held on Friday, July 10 from 11 am - 12:30 pm.  The following week, the workshop Building an Effective Team will be held on Thursday, July 16 from 1 pm - 2:30 pm. Registration is required.

Thursday, July 2, 2020
Fall 2020 courses seek organizational clients in need of professional communications

The University of Northern Iowa Professional Writing Program is seeking individual and organizational clients who are in need of having print and digital publications created (for example, newsletters, brochures, flyers, proposals, report documents, websites, social media campaigns and exhibition storyboards). Documents' topics can focus on issues other than COVID-19. Clients would work with courses during the Fall 2020 semester. For more information, email Adrienne Lamberti.

Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Security Awareness - Ransomware

Ransomware is a type of malicious software (malware) that is designed to hold your files or computer hostage, demanding payment for you to regain access. Ransomware has become very common because it is so profitable for criminals. More details are available in the OUCH! newsletter on the SANS website.

Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Human Resource Services newsletter

The Human Resource Services July newsletter is now available.

Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Submit your 2019-20 Community Engagement Projects

Community engagement is a critical component of the core fabric of the University of Northern Iowa. We embrace and are dedicated to providing transformative learning experiences that engage students with real-world community engagement teaching and learning opportunities. Submit your 2019-20 Community Engagement Projects to the Office of Community Engagement's website database.

Friday, June 26, 2020
Reminder: Retirement Readiness: Retiring from UNI

Human Resource Services will host an informational session on retiring from UNI, for faculty and staff planning to retire soon or in the foreseeable future. The session will be presented via Zoom on Tuesday, July 14. Please register in advance.