Announcements

Friday, September 27, 2019
Help us celebrate 50 years of Maucker Union

Join us in kicking off a year-long celebration of the 50th year of Maucker Union, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 3, in the coffeehouse, MAU. There will be trivia, music by Marcus Jackson and light reception food.

Friday, September 27, 2019
Faculty/staff tech tips

New for instructors. Ally Course Accessibility Report includes overview and content tabs that provide a big picture, as well as specific details about the accessibility of your Blackboard Learn course content. To learn more, visit this Blackboard Help webpage.

Friday, September 27, 2019
Littlest Panthers homecoming parade

The Child Development Center invites you to our homecoming parade at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2 near Maucker Union, pending weather. We'd love to have some fellow Panther fans to wave to.

Friday, September 27, 2019
International travel workshop

The Office of Business Operations and International Programs are partnering to provide a comprehensive "Know Before You Go" insight into international travel. Topics that will be covered include expectations prior to travel, travel policy guidelines for reimbursements, and information on traveling with electronic devices and the associated risk to information security. The workshop will be held from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8. Please register in advance as seats are limited. Email questions to Mindy Schlader or call 273-2212.

Friday, September 27, 2019
Latinx Showcase

Celebrate Latinx Heritage Month with UNIdos at the Latinx Showcase starting at 7 p.m., Oct. 11 in Lang Hall. The night will feature performances from Latinx students.

Friday, September 27, 2019
Financial wellness: Want a guaranteed monthly payment for life? Then TIAA Traditional Annuity is worth your attention

If you are currently invested in the TIAA Traditional Annuity, or considering investing in this fund, this session is for you. Regardless of your level of understanding of investments or annuities, you will learn something new. Benny Goodman, vice president of actuarial consulting services at TIAA, will explain the benefits of TIAA Traditional Annuity. He will also discuss the differences between annuities, how they work and how they compare to taking monthly cash withdrawals during retirement. Don’t miss out on this opportunity Oct. 28 and 29. Please register in advance.

Friday, September 27, 2019
Taking ownership: 2020 open enrollment

2020 open enrollment for benefits will be Nov. 1-30. During this time employees can make changes to their benefit plans. The only benefit that you must actively elect each year are your contributions to the flexible spending accounts.

Friday, September 27, 2019
Taking ownership: UNI's health plans, what's the difference?

UNI has two health plans, the UNI PPO (Alliance Select) and the UNI Blue Advantage (HMO). The major difference between these two plans are the networks, where the PPO is nationwide and around the world, and the UNI Blue Advantage plan is Iowa only. Learn more with our quick comparison guide.

Friday, September 27, 2019
2019 Benefits and Well-being Fair: In Good Health

Do something good for your health by attending the annual Benefits and Well-being Fair from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9 in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. Door prizes, giveaways and discounts will be available. For a full list of vendors, visit the fair webpage.

Thursday, September 26, 2019
Clients sought for UNI courses in workplace communication

Spring 2020 courses focusing on workplace communication are in need of individual and organizational clients who wish to have print and digital publications created, such as newsletters, brochures, flyers, proposals, report documents, websites, grant proposals and exhibition storyboards. For more information, email Adrienne Lamberti.