In celebration of International Education Week, the International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO) and the Office of International Programs (OIP) will host “Taste of Culture” from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18 in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. “Taste of Culture” allows visitors to learn about more than 35 countries, try food samples, see live performances and win door prices. Everyone is invited. For more information, email Isabela Varela or call 319-273-6421.
Smart/IoT devices might be the panacea for consumer convenience. Do you want to know and change the temperature of your house or even your fridge remotely? There's an app for that. Such devices also raise extreme privacy concerns about the data collected about you. Be aware!
Register for UNI Dance Marathon today through Nov. 14 and pick up a free t-shirt in Maucker Union. Register by midnight Thursday, Nov. 14 in order to be entered into a drawing for $100 worth of gift cards.
Beginning Thursday, Nov. 14 electronic check payments made online in Student Center will post to your student account immediately after they are made. You will also have the option to save bank accounts for use with future payments. If you have any questions, please email Student Accounts.
Learn about the Camp Adventure program and enjoy free pizza from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13 in the College Eye Room, MAU. RSVP to Camp Adventure in advance.
Join Active Minds from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14 at the Tea Cellar to talk about mental health topics in a group discussion, small groups and open mic for testimonies. Students and staff are encouraged to attend. There is no cost to attend. For more information, email Active Minds.
Check out the Blackboard Retention Center to see the overall academic health of your class and determine which students are struggling. You can easily contact at-risk students and flag those you want to monitor more closely. To learn more, visit the UNI eLearning Suite FAQ.
The Graduate College will host the 13th Annual Graduate Student Symposium from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, April 7, 2020 in Maucker Union. For more information, visit the symposium webpage.
Do you know any junior high or high school students who would make amazing Panthers? Stop by Maucker Union from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19 to submit your referrals and win prizes, including UNI swag and products from Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company. For more information, visit the Panther Push Day webpage.
Pack the McLeod Center when the women’s basketball team takes on the University of Iowa at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17. This game is a purple out and rally towels will be handed out.