Inventive and insightful, Terrence Malick’s “The Tree of Life” is a breathlessly beautiful tale of a boy growing up in 1950s Texas under the conflicted teachings of his mother and father. Come join Film Appreciation Club in a screening of this modern classic Friday, April 23 at 7:00 p.m. in the Kamerick Art Building Room 111. For more information visit the Film Appreciation Club Facebook page.
Faculty & Staff Announcements
UNI ScholarWorks in just over 5 years has shared UNI student, faculty and staff output globally. Within the last year, the number of downloads doubled, nearly reaching the 2 Million milestone. Please be proud and celebrate by viewing the vast collections, including old yearbooks, thesis, UNI athletics, art exhibits and even a Frank Lloyd Wright image gallery.
The Department of Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice needs assistance in recognizing UNI multicultural graduates at the annual Multicultural Legacy Graduation Ceremony. To nominate a multicultural graduate this year for a Legacy award please visit the Legacy Awards nomination page.
Thanks to an institutional membership, UNI faculty and staff have the opportunity learn about financial wellness in light of the pandemic and the realities of executive search during the American Council on Education Women's Network Iowa 2021 virtual conference on Friday, April 16, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This is a free Zoom webinar. Please register in advance.
There will be a Business Process User Group (BPUG) virtual meeting on Thursday, April 29 from 10-11 a.m. Topics: SIS Financial Report, eBusiness Fall Upgrade, Telework Agreements, Off-Campus Use of Equipment, FY21 Closing Schedule and a Human Resources update. Registration is required. Email Christina Geweke or call 273-7505 with questions.
UNI Fashion Week Catwalk 29 starts on Monday, April 26 and ends on Saturday, May 1. A different Fashion Show video will be released each day of the week. To view the entire week's schedule and receive updates, the Catwalk 29 website.
Join UNI's Group Fitness Department for Fitness Around Campus. This will be a free event for all students, faculty, staff and the Cedar Valley community taking place Monday, April 26 through Wednesday, April 28, every evening from 6-7 p.m. Monday will be Yoga at Gallagher Bluedorn, Tuesday will be Cycling at the Campanile and Wednesday will be Cardio HIIT at the WRC. Sign up online at the Recreation Services webpage. Email Alana Faulds with any questions.
Most parents haven’t had to figure out working from home and homeschooling their children, but it has become a reality for many in the last year. In this enlightening webinar, author Daisy Dowling will cover techniques and strategies that any working parent can use. She will discuss ways to manage a routine better, communicate effectively as a professional and a parent, build a better “village” of support and feel more confident and in-control as a hardworking mom or dad. Register for this webinar and check out other online events on the Alumni Association webpage.
Spring 2021 graduates, join the Alumni Association for Gradfest. Stop by the UNI Bookstore Wednesday, April 14 or Thursday, April 15 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. to pick up your graduation gift from the UNI Alumni Association. While there, register for door prizes including a UNI diploma frame, Beats, Air Pods, Apple Watch, Instant Pot and other prizes and take a cookie and Coke product with you to enjoy at home. Please email Christina Danielsen if you have any questions.