Announcements

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Philosophy Club meeting

The Philosophy Club will discuss "Pints, Profs and Philosophy: Bad Sex?" at 3:30 p.m., Friday, March 23, at The Octopus.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Take courses this summer @ UNI

School’s IN for the summer! Online and on-campus summer course offerings for current students, faculty and staff are now available. Visit Summer@UNI and see how you can accelerate progress toward your degree. Course details and financial aid information are also available on the website.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Everyone can attend the FIRST Robotics Competition Iowa Regional

Sport plus science and technology, more than 60 FRC teams will compete in the McLeod Center March 22-24 with finals and awards on Saturday. Open and free to the public; $5 for parking. For more information, please go to the FIRST Robotics website

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Upcoming support groups

The Counseling Center is offering more support groups. The Transitions Support group for students preparing to graduate or transition away from UNI will be held Mondays at 4 p.m. starting on March 26. The next Anxiety Support group will be held on Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. beginning on March 22. The next Grief Support group will be on Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m. starting on March 21. Call the UNI Counseling Center at 273-2676 to schedule a brief orientation and register. All groups will be held in the Counseling Center, 103 SHC.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
My Well-being: Cancer Prevention and Awareness

As many as one in three women and one in two men will experience cancer in their lifetime. Human Resource Services will host a one-hour session on cancer prevention and necessary screenings with Covenant Health Services at 10 a.m., Tuesday, March 20, in the State College Room, MAU. All faculty and staff are welcome. Please register in advance.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
UNI SAVE and the Interpreters Theatre presents “(In)Visibility: A Workshop for Change”

UNI students invite you to participate in a workshop this April to learn from one another and to develop action steps to better our communities. Registration is required at https://www.uni.edu/save.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Promoting partisan politics

A reminder that state and federal laws generally prohibit the use of the university and its resources--including, but not limited to UNI email--to promote partisan political causes, campaigns and candidates. For guidance, refer to policy 10.09 or political activity  FAQ's.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
New Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) program

A new Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) program has been created to help departments meet their responsibilities related to PPE. University Policy 4.12 provides that the university is to provide PPE as necessary to all faculty, staff and student employees. More information can be found on the Environmental Health and Safety website.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Diversity Colloquium: "Child Maltreatment, Race and Internalizing Problems: Evidence of a Mental Health Paradox?"

Join Ashleigh Kysar-Moon for a discussion on diversity, child maltreatment and mental health from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 20, in 301 LIB.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Security Awareness: How to Protect Your Data and Devices While Traveling with Tech

Due to enhanced security measures in most countries, travelers with tech should be prepared for possible disruptions or additional wait times during the screening process. Here are some steps you can take to help secure your devices and your privacy.