Announcements

Monday, September 16, 2019
Piano fun for kids

Music Friends offers a fun-focused blend of piano playing, basic rhythm/aural training, music-reading and music appreciation. This group class is for the beginner student (age 5-6) who is not yet taking private lessons. For more information, visit the Community Music School website.

Monday, September 16, 2019
Statistical consulting help and short course schedule

The mathematics department provides assistance through its Statistical Consulting Center, offering free statistical support for routine data analyses to students, faculty and staff. Free short courses on SPSS, R, SAS and Excel are also offered. For more information, email Mark Jacobson.

Monday, September 16, 2019
Academic conference call on human trafficking

PIEER will host a Council on Foreign Relations conference call with Christina Bain about human trafficking from 11 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Sept. 18 in 203C WRC.

Monday, September 16, 2019
2019 Farm Crawl

The 2019 Farm Crawl will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29. Admission is free and no registration is required. Visit local farms at your own pace and learn how local farmers grow food and manage their farms. Enter to win prizes.

Monday, September 16, 2019
Study Abroad Fair

The Study Abroad Fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18 in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. Staff from the Black Hawk County recorder’s office can help attendees apply for or renew a passport. Passport application requirements are posted online. Learn about study abroad opportunities and scholarships. Come for a chance to win $500, $750 or $1,000 scholarship.

Monday, September 16, 2019
Apply for a passport at the Study Abroad Fair

The Study Abroad Fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18 in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. Representatives from the Black Hawk County recorder's office can help attendees apply for or renew a passport. Passport application requirements are posted online. Information about study abroad opportunities, scholarships, credit transfer, international travel and more will be available. Past participants, faculty and staff will be there to answer questions.

Monday, September 16, 2019
Lewis Black is coming to GBPAC

Don’t miss the Grammy Award-winning, stand-up comedian Lewis Black at 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22 in GBPAC. His live performances provide a cathartic release of anger and disillusionment for his audience. Request your student ticket at the ticket office. For more information, visit the GBPAC website.

Monday, September 16, 2019
Social responsibility in research

Helen Harton, psychology, will present and lead discussion on the ethical issues involved in conducting research projects involving human participants, animal care and use and the potential impacts of research integrity or misconduct on communities and society from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26 in 109P CME. Please register in advance.

Monday, September 16, 2019
IRB training for undergraduates

Training will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24 in 301 LIB. This session will cover the ethical principles and regulations regarding research involving humans, including the UNI Institutional Review Board (IRB) review process and procedures. Undergraduates are especially invited, but all are welcome. Please register in advance.

Monday, September 16, 2019
International visitors and taxation

A department hosting a foreign person or company must contact Cheryl Klahsen cheryl.klahsen@uni.edu in the Office of Business Operations prior to the visit. The international visitor will be required to provide requested documentation in order to determine potential taxation of income. For more information, see the international persons and taxation webpage.