Announcements

Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Reminder: My Well-being: Confidential Biometric Screening

Human Resource Services will host a confidential biometric screening on Friday, November 6. 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.

Monday, October 19, 2020
Curbside Market

If you are not able to attend the College Hill Farmers Market on Thursdays, shop online at Curbside Market by Wednesday at 4 p.m. for contactless, curbside pick up from 4-6 p.m. Thursdays in the parking lot behind Bani's (corner of 22nd and Olive). This is a great way to support local producers without attending the market.

Monday, October 19, 2020
Own Your Benefits: 2021 Annual Open Enrollment is Coming Up

The 2021 Annual Benefits Open Enrollment period will run from Sunday, November 1 through Monday, November 30, 2020. Watch for an upcoming email announcement and an informational mailing that will be sent to your home address later this month.

Monday, October 19, 2020
Financial Wellness: Money at Work: Foundations of Investing

Human Resource Services will host an informational session about successful investing, on Thursday, November 19 at noon via Webcast. This TIAA led session will guide you through stocks, annuities, mutual funds and IRA's. Please register in advance.

Monday, October 19, 2020
Reminder: My Well-being: Additional Flu Shot Clinics

If you haven't received your flu shot, it is not too late. Additional flu shot clinics have been added at the Student Health Clinic. Visit our Free Annual Flu Vaccination webpage for clinic dates and times.

Monday, October 19, 2020
The Way Up Conference has been canceled

Due to COVID-19, the annual The Way Up Conference, designed for women leaders and administrators in higher education, has been canceled for 2020. Originally scheduled for November, the conference is now scheduled for 2021 on November 4 and 5 at the Coralville Marriott. Mark your calendars. See The Way Up website for details.

Monday, October 19, 2020
Ethical Issues in Qualitative Research - Monday, October 26 from 3 to 4 p.m.

Susan Etscheidt, Department Head and Professor of Special Education, will moderate a Zoom virtual discussion on ethical principles for the framework, design and conduct of qualitative research. This discussion will include how to conceptualize research questions, engage participants and their voices in the process and avoid objectification and "othering", particularly in disability studies. Registration is required.

Sunday, October 18, 2020
"What We Do in the Shadows" screening

Vampire housemates try to cope with the complexities of modern life and show a newly turned hipster some of the perks of being undead. Come join Film Appreciation Club Friday, October 23 at 7:00 p.m. in KAB 111 in a screening of this Halloween comedy. More information can be found at the Film Appreciation Club Facebook page.

Friday, October 16, 2020
Winter Clothing Drive

The International Student and Scholars Office is sponsoring a winter clothing drive Friday, October 16 through Friday, November 6. Coats, scarves and gloves will be made available to international students who are not prepared for the Iowa winter. Donation boxes are located outside the International Students and Scholars Office, 113 Maucker Union.

Friday, October 16, 2020
New Content Editor Coming Soon for Bb Learn

An updated, easier-to-use and more powerful Content Editor is coming soon to Bb Learn. It works better on both hand-held devices and larger screens. Plus there are several improvements for accessibility and some new features, too. Learn more about Bb Learn's new Content Editor.