The Northern Iowa Feminists is looking for sponsors for Waterloo's chapter of the National Organization of Women women's march Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020. If your organization is interested in being a sponsor, email Shaylyn Trenkamp. Sponsorship does not require taking a political stance or funding. We are looking for support and sharing of advertising materials.
Faculty & Staff Announcements
Minnesota Ballet Presents The Nutcracker is back at GBPAC for a weekend filled with holiday spirit. Enjoy the magic of this classic ballet at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22 and at 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 23-24. For more information and tickets, visit the GBPAC website.
The Center for Energy and Environmental Education is currently accepting applications for service with Green Iowa AmeriCorps. Positions begin Feb. 24, 2020 with service locations in Cedar Falls, Des Moines, Dubuque, Waverly and Vinton. The AmeriCorps positions can be considered a paid internship opportunity for current students and/or alumni. Interested applicants can apply via the Green Iowa AmeriCorps website.
Eduroam is UNI’s recommended WiFi service. It’s a secure network for the UNI community authenticated with CatIDs. The UNI Guest WiFi service is an un-encrypted less secure network for individuals, typically visitors, without a CatID. If you have a CatID and are using UNI Guest WiFi service, it's best to connect to eduroam and forget UNI Guest WiFi.
The Study Abroad Center invites you to "Spill the Tea" about specific Study Abroad locations and programs from 3 to 4 p.m. every Wednesday in the Study Abroad Center, 103 EBAR. Tea and cookies are provided.
Want to take a break from the stresses of class and work? AMA will host a workshop at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 21 in 321 CBB. Matthew Wilson will discuss essential tools in Adobe Photoshop.
Visiting artist/potter Hayne Bayless will demonstrate how he makes his one-of-a-kind ceramic artwork from 9:30 a.m. to noon and 2 to 4:45 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Nov. 14-15 in 126 KAB. He will lecture about his artwork at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14 in 111 KAB. All are welcome to the demonstrations and lecture. For more information, email JoAnn Schnabel.
In celebration of International Education Week, the International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO) and the Office of International Programs (OIP) will host “Taste of Culture” from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18 in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. “Taste of Culture” allows visitors to learn about more than 35 countries, try food samples, see live performances and win door prices. Everyone is invited. For more information, email Isabela Varela or call 319-273-6421.
Smart/IoT devices might be the panacea for consumer convenience. Do you want to know and change the temperature of your house or even your fridge remotely? There's an app for that. Such devices also raise extreme privacy concerns about the data collected about you. Be aware!