Faculty & Staff Announcements

Monday, August 24, 2020
Retirement Readiness: Social Security 101

Human Resource Services will host an informational session on Social Security benefits and preparing for retirement. The session will be presented by John Morgan, with AIG, via Zoom on Tuesday, September 22 at 10 a.m. Please register in advance.

Monday, August 24, 2020
Service-Learning Course Designation - Spring 2021

Applications are now being accepted for designating a course as service-learning for a spring 2021. Information and help sessions are scheduled. Individual consultations are also available. For more information and the application visit the Community Engagement website.

Monday, August 24, 2020
Reminder: Retirement Readiness: Bridging the Gap: Healthcare in Retirement Before 65

Human Resource Services will host an informational session on bridging the gap from your employer health plan to Medicare. The hour long session will be presented, via Zoom, on September 8. Please register in advance.

Monday, August 24, 2020
Using a J.D. to Advance Social Justice (Zoom webinar)

How could law school further your interests in social justice? What advantages does a Juris Doctor degree offer if you're considering careers in fields related to social justice? Three people with law degrees will talk about their experiences working for social change and how their degree has helped them in their work. Panelists include Miryam Atunez de Mayolo, Immigration Attorney, Archdiocese of Dubuque; John Pantazis, General Counsel, Heartland Dental; and Felicia Smith-Nalls, Neighborhood Services Coordinator, Waterloo. The Zoom webinar will take place Monday, August 31, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. Registration is required.

Sunday, August 23, 2020
"Ferris Bueller's Day Off" screening

It’s back to school season here at UNI. Let’s kick off the year with a story about taking a day off. Come join the Film Appreciation Club in a screening of this 1980's hit. Friday at 7:00 pm in KAB 111. For more information visit the Film Appreciation Club Facebook page.

Friday, August 21, 2020
IRB Learning Tutorial & Discussion - Thursday, September 3, 2-4 PM

Offered by IRB Chair Todd Evans, this tutorial session is designed to explain the UNI IRB submission and review process within the context of the needs of attendees, their research plans and preparation of their IRB materials. To register for this Zoom virtual presentation, visit the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs website.

Thursday, August 20, 2020
Group Fitness Certification Course

Want to become a group fitness instructor? Come to an informational meeting Friday, September 4 at 3:30pm in WRC 104. For more information check out the Wellness Recreation Center website or email Dana Foster.

Thursday, August 20, 2020
Group Fitness Free Week

Come to free week classes starting Wednesday, August 26 through Friday, September 4 at the Wellness Recreation Center. A wide variety of classes for all ages and abilities is offered, allowing participants to try it all and find out what they like. Class capacity is limited, so come early if you want to try out a class.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Confidential Biometric Screening

Human Resource Services will host a confidential biometric screening on Friday, September 18. Additional precautions and procedures will be taken related to COVID-19 and communicated to those registered. To register visit the confidential biometric screening webpage. Walk-ins will not be accepted.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Fall 2020 Mental Health Trainings Available

The Fall 2020 Schedule of Mental Health Trainings is now available at the UNI Counseling Center website . Sign up  for training is required. Training for your organization or department can also be requested.