Faculty & Staff Announcements

Friday, January 24, 2020
BSU Awards

The annual BSU Awards will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7 in the auditorium, LNG. This shows serves as a stress reliever and talent showcase. If you are interested in performing, email BSU.

Friday, January 24, 2020
Apply/renew your passport at the Study Abroad Fair

The Study Abroad Fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29 in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. Representatives from the Black Hawk County recorder’s office can help attendees apply for or renew a passport. Passport application requirements are posted online. Information about study abroad opportunities, scholarships, credit transfer, international travel and more will be available. Past participants, faculty and staff will be there to answer questions.

Friday, January 24, 2020
Ethical Issues in Quantitative Research

Helen Harton, psychology, will lead a panel to help participants become acquainted with key ethical issues involved in quantitative research and scholarship from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 3 in 218 LIB. Discussion topics include integrity in authorship, data management and collaboration as they pertain to quantitative research methods. To register, visit the RSP website.

Friday, January 24, 2020
Security awareness: Why phishing remains so popular

Because it works! Here's a real life story.

Thursday, January 23, 2020
IRS Form 1095-C for 2019 tax year

As part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), employers are required to provide the IRS Form 1095-C to employees who were offered and/or enrolled in employer health insurance. The university will mail the 1095-C to the employee’s home address on file prior to the March 2 deadline. While you do not need the IRS Form 1095-C to file your 2019 tax return, you do need to keep it with your important tax documents. To show proof of health insurance coverage, UNI sends this information to the IRS on your behalf. For more information about the IRS Form 1095-C, visit the HRS supporting webpage.

Thursday, January 23, 2020
Poetic Justice: Poetry Slam

"Poetic Justice" is a popular film in black culture and features powerful poems from famous black poets such as Maya Angelou. The poetry slam will allow students and members of the community from all walks of life to come to a safe space and share experiences through spoken word. This event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4 in the Hemisphere Lounge, MAU. Email Black Student Union if you are interested in performing.

Thursday, January 23, 2020
Black History Month kickoff

Join Black Student Union for a Flash Mob to surprise students with an attractive performance that is focused on increasing awareness of the culture, various challenges (e.g., stereotypes, racism, and oppression) and achievements people in the black community endure and have overcome. The event will be held at noon Monday, Feb. 3 in MAU.

Thursday, January 23, 2020
Date change for Spring Volunteer Fair

The date for the Spring Volunteer Fair has been changed from Jan. 29 to Feb. 12. The fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Old Central Ballroom, MAU.

Thursday, January 23, 2020
Special Collections and University Archives new and improved website

Take a look at Special Collections and University Archives new website. It is easier to search and navigate and includes image galleries and full-text content searchability. Questions can be emailed to libarchives@uni.edu.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Updating employee emergency contact information

Accurate and up-to-date emergency contact information is critical for every employee. In the event of an accident/injury or sudden illness, your department, division and/or Human Resource Services will use this information to inform your contact(s). To keep this information current, all employees are urged to update their contact information each year or when a change occurs. To add and/or update your emergency contacts please access UNI e-Business Suite. Login and click on “UNI Employee Self Service” then click the “Emergency Contact Info” link. On the Emergency Contact Info: Extra Information page, please carefully read the instructions to guide your effort. For questions, email HRS or call 319-273-2422.