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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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