Faculty & Staff Announcements

Thursday, April 22, 2021
Clients sought for UNI courses in workplace communication

UNI courses focusing on workplace communication are seeking individual and organizational clients who wish to have publications created. Examples include but are not limited to newsletters, brochures, flyers, proposals, report documents, websites and exhibition storyboards. Please contact Adrienne Lamberti for more information.

Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Final Virtuous Educator Series Seminar: Heather Battaly

Heather Battaly will present "Intellectual Virtues and Vices in the Classroom" from 6 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 29, the final session in this year's Virtuous Educator Speaker Series. Battaly is a professor of philosophy at the University of Connecticut. She specializes in epistemology, ethics and virtue theory. Please register for this virtual webinar in advance.

Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Faculty 12 Month Pay Option

Faculty may be paid for their continuing non-temporary academic year appointment in 10 or 12 equal installments beginning with the August 31 or July 31 payroll respectively. Faculty members who would like to change their salary payments from 10 to 12 months, or vice versa, must complete a Pay Frequency Change Form. The completed form can be scanned and emailed to payroll@uni.edu or sent via campus mail to Business Operations - Payroll, mail code 0008, prior to the May 17, 2021, deadline. Questions may be directed to Amy Stanbrough or 3-7049.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Paid COVID Sick Leave & COVID Family Care Leave

Please remember that in order to determine eligibility to use paid COVID Sick Leave for things like vaccination side effects, a Panther Health Survey must be submitted. Do not code COVID Sick Leave or COVID Family Care on your time card unless authorization has been received by HRS (faculty/staff) or Career Services (student employees).

Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Spring 2021 Virtual 10 Minute Plays

TheatreUNI presents the Spring 2021 Virtual 10 Minute plays from April 27-May 2. These student directed plays are available streaming for free. Visit the Spring Ticket request form https://bit.ly/10Min21 for information and to request a virtual ticket. Please contact Amy Osatinski with questions.

Monday, April 19, 2021
My Well-being: Tobacco Cessation: Why and How to Quit

Human Resource Services will host an informational session on tobacco cessation. Stacie Dudden Nurse Health Coach with MercyOne, will lead this session via Zoom on Wednesday, May 19 at 10 a.m. Please register in advance.

Monday, April 19, 2021
Own Your Benefits: Cost Savings with Mail Order Prescriptions

Avoid going to the pharmacy by having your maintenance medications conveniently mailed to your home by using CVS Pharmacy's Mail Service. Utilizing this service saves you money as a 90 day supply will only cost you two copayments, instead of three.

Monday, April 19, 2021
Your Future is Golden: Zoom Alumni Series

Your Future is Golden is an education series, sponsored by the CATS (Connecting Alumni to Students) group on Tuesday, April 20 from 8:30 - 9:00 p.m. via Zoom. Listen to UNI alums speak about their careers in the education field. Register in advance.

Monday, April 19, 2021
Good Guys: How Men Can Be Better Allies for Women in the Workplace

On Wednesday, April 21 at noon EST, the UNI Alumni Association will host a webinar with co-authors David Smith and Brad Johnson who will provide the “how-to” for men, women and organizational leaders who want to be intentional, inclusive and excellent allies. They will discuss leveraging mentorship, sponsorship and workplace partnership to create a more diverse workforce. Visit the Alumni Association webpage to register in advance or learn about other upcoming events.

Monday, April 19, 2021
Rural Roots to NBA Hoops: A Conversation with Nick Nurse

The University of Northern Iowa, in partnership with the University of Iowa and current Iowa Women's Basketball Coach, former UNI women's basketball standout and UNI Hall of Famer Lisa Bluder, '83 will host a virtual conversation with UNI Hall of Fame basketball star Nick Nurse, '90 on Sunday, April 25 from 2-3 p.m. Nick will discuss his rural Iowa upbringing, his transition to find success throughout his career and the use of data analytics to drive decisions in the NBA. Please register in advance.