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.
Faculty & Staff Announcements
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.
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 email@example.com 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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.