Faculty & Staff Announcements

Monday, April 12, 2021
My Well-being: Mental Health Awareness - Ending the Stigma

Human Resource Services will host an informational session on mental health awareness. Jake Schaefer, LMHC, with Cedar Valley Counseling Services will lead this session via Zoom on April 20 at 3 p.m. Please register in advance.

Monday, April 12, 2021
Reminder: My Well-being: Confidential Biometric Screening

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.

Monday, April 12, 2021
Financial Wellness: Kids and Money

Human Resource Services will host an informational session on Kids and Money. Bob Moore with Lee Wealth Management, will lead this session via Zoom on Tuesday, May 11 at 10 a.m. Please register in advance.

Monday, April 12, 2021
Pesticide Notification

Faculty, staff and students who want to receive advance notification of pesticide application on campus should visit the Facilities Management website for information.

Friday, April 9, 2021
Walk to Bring Suicide Out of the Darkness

Walk with the Chi Sigma lota society on Saturday, April 24 to raise funds and awareness to save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide. The walk is designed to bring suicide out of the darkness and into the light. For more information and to register visit the Out of the Darkness webpage.

Friday, April 9, 2021
Celebrate Earth Day with Good Neighbor Iowa

Join the Good Neighbor Iowa group at Clay Street Park from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for an Earth Day and 4-Year Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, April 24. They will have live music, baby goats, backyard tips, a tree planting and much more. To RSVP or find more information visit the Good Neighbor Iowa Facebook page. Masks and social distancing will be required. Find more information about Good Neighbor Iowa visit their webpage.

Friday, April 9, 2021
Service Learning Institute: Applications Due Friday, April 23

This 3-day hybrid workshop will take place May 18-20, 2021, and will focus on incorporating service-learning activities into 2021/2022 courses in ways that align with course learning goals, enhance student growth and civic awareness and strengthen our community. Information on selection criteria and the application can be found on the Community Engagement website.

Thursday, April 8, 2021
Honors Research Day

The University Honors Program will host their annual celebration of student research on Saturday, April 17 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. A complete presentation is available on the Honors Research presentation page. Honors Research Day 2021 is fully virtual. Zoom registration is required.

Thursday, April 8, 2021
Koob Fund for Student Community Engagement Applications Available- Due April 21

Applications are due soon for the Koob Fund scholarship. This scholarship supports students who are completing internships at a nonprofit/social sector organization in Iowa. Applications for Summer/Fall internships are available on the UNI Community Engagement website. Awards up to $2,000 (undergraduate students) and up to $3,000 (graduate students) will be given.

Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Activism, "the power to make changes lies within and begins with each individual"

See the latest diversity-related display at Rod Library. IDS student Matthew Bancroft-Smithe curated this month's diversity display near the Book Bistro. Titled "Activism," the display encourages the viewer to educate and act, "the power to make changes lies is within and begins with each individual." Students and student groups can request to curate a diversity-related book display on the request form.