The Human Resource Services April newsletter is now available. View upcoming workshops, seminars, tips on using your UNI benefits, informational articles and employees retiring this month.
Faculty & Staff Announcements
The US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is warning of ongoing phishing attacks impersonating the IRS and targeting educational institutions. The attacks use tax refund payment baits and mainly focus on universities' staff and students with .edu email addresses. Read more on the IT home page on this update.
There's still time to register for Online and Distance Education's Quality Matters (QM) flagship workshop, “Applying the Quality Matters Rubric/Designing Your Online Course,” taking place April 5-6. For more details, including additional professional development opportunities or to register, please visit the Continuing Education professional development webpage.
Outdoor cycling outside of the West Gym is back for the month of April. Every Tuesday in April, starting April 6, UNI Group Fitness will host a free cycling event outside of the West Gym from 5-6 p.m. open to all UNI students and staff. Register to save your spot on our website today. Only 10 spots available.
Special Collections & University Archive's COVID-19 community archiving project is ongoing. Examples of content that can be submitted are photos, audio recordings, links and poems. Content can be submitted via the COVID at UNI google form. All stories are welcome. The goal is to capture the UNI and Cedar Valley communities' experiences during this time. Nothing is too big or too small. Questions can be directed to Jaycie Vos .
UNI's annual day of giving, #LivePurpleGiveGold, provides an opportunity for Panthers to share their story and make an impact on our current students. Join Panther Nation and be one of 1,876 to give to UNI Tuesday, April 6 at dayofgiving.uni.edu.
Have you ever wondered why some businesses thrive while others take a nosedive? Why do some businesses sell for maximum value, some sell for pennies on the dollar, and some don’t sell at all? In this insightful webinar, author and mergers and acquisitions authority Michelle Seiler Tucker will provide invaluable insight into the process of preparing a business for sale, finding the right buyers and staging the sale itself. Register for this webinar and check out other online events on the UNI Alumni Association webpage.
Are you looking to join a fun and energetic student organization? The University of Northern Iowa Connecting Alumni to Students (CATS) is the official student volunteer group of the UNI Alumni Association. CATS represent the University of Northern Iowa student body to alumni and friends. CATS create and promote the lasting connections between past, present and future Panthers. Apply by April 11.
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.