Faculty & Staff Announcements

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Best of Broadway Cabaret

The UNI Student Theatre Association's annual Best of Broadway Cabaret will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 29, in the acting practice room, SWT. Join us for a night full of musical theatre favorites sung by students. Admission is free. Email questions to Zoella Sneed.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
New review policy

Policy 3.11 Student Records is now up for review on the policies website. This policy must be reviewed by 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 10.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Community Engagement Celebration Day

Faculty, staff, students and community partners are invited to participate in the Community Engagement Celebration Day Friday, April 17 in GBPAC. If you've taken part in community engagement work through the Service Learning Institute, coursework, internships, class projects, professional service, student organizations, research, individually, etc. from summer 2019 to now, you're invited to showcase your work. Presenters can win $200 to support their projects, sponsored by Veridian Credit Union.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Auditions for spring 10-minute plays

Auditions for spring 10-minute plays will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, March 1, with callbacks from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. The Theatre UNI directing class is looking for actors of all types and levels of experience. Actors will need to be available for a tech/dress rehearsal from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 29, and the performance at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 30. Rehearsals will be scheduled by each director at times that work for the actors. Sigh up online. Questions can be emailed to Amy Osatinski.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Seeking instructor feedback for midterm progress reports

The Student Support Services Program and Student-Athlete Development have sent out midterm progress report forms to participants asking for feedback on how the student is doing thus far this semester. These students are not necessarily experiencing academic difficulties. For more information, contact Nick Sullivan at 319-273-2179, or Stacia Eggers at 319-273-3326.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Learn how to have your students submit assignments online

Learn how to have students submit assignments online via Bb Learn. Two workshops will be offered Monday, March 9. Bb Learn's own Assignment tool and Turnitin assignments, which can be used to run a plagiarism originality check. Register online.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Learn how to make students' grades available using Bb Learn

Have your students been asking you to put their grades online? Learn how to get started with Bb Learn Grade Center. Register online for the March 5 workshops (Bb05a and Bb05b).

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
CDO re-establishing affinity groups

Gwenne Berry, chief diversity officer, is seeking to re-establish the three racial and ethnic affinity organizations for faculty and staff (African-American, Hispanic/Latino/LatinX and Asian-American). Those interested in being members of any or either group should email Gwenne Berry, indicating in the body of that message the group with which they identify or want to join. You should do this even if you joined a group four years ago when they were originally established. If you have questions, call Berry at 319-273-2567.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Panther Camp for Cedar Falls Schools teacher professional development day

Recreation Services Panther Camp will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, Feb. 28, WRC; drop-off is 8 to 8:30 a.m. and pick-up time is 3:30 to 4 p.m. Youth ages 6-12 will participate in swimming, rock climbing, activities and a craft. The cost is $40 and limited to 40 participants. Students should be lunch, morning and afternoon snacks, as well as a swimsuit and towel. For more information, email Cindy Klatt or call 319-273-5528. Please register in advance.

Monday, February 17, 2020
February OBO newsletter

Check out the February OBO newsletter.