Announcements

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Security awareness: your mobile devices won’t secure themselves

Mobile security at one time meant using a laptop lock and keeping tabs on your phone. However, the growing capabilities and use of mobile devices, coupled with the ubiquity of smart devices stitched into the very fabric of our daily lives (figuratively and literally), now require a more sophisticated defense-in-depth approach to match the growing threat. Read more at Educause.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
UNI Scholarship Application deadline approaching

The 2018-19 UNI Scholarship Application deadline is approaching. Complete your application online at finaid.uni.edu/scholarship by Monday, Jan. 15, to be considered for most on-campus scholarships. For more information, call 273-2700.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
MLK Day of Service

Join the Service and Leadership Council to help package 15,000 meals for the Northeast Iowa Food Bank from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday, Jan. 15, in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. Register on Eventbrite.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Tired of looking for the perfect gift for the holiday?

Hire a certified personal trainer and get a program designed specifically for you. The expertise, education and accountability offered by our trainers will help you reach your fitness goals. Purchase sessions for your holiday gift at the Recreation Services website.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
What's new in the UNI eLearning suite?

Get ready for the spring semester. Join us for a brief overview of new features from recent upgrades in eLearning suite products including Blackboard, Panopto, Turnitin, Zoom and more. For details on this and all Faculty Focus Week workshops, visit the faculty workshop calendar.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Faculty/staff tech tips

There will be a Blackboard update Thursday, Dec. 21. This includes bug fixes and feature enhancements, such as additional drag and drop locations. To learn more, visit the eLearning website. Questions can be submitted to eLearning.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Retirement reception for Chris Crews-Larsen

Chris Crews-Larsen, on-campus Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation counselor, will be retiring Friday, Dec. 22. There will be a reception from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 21, in 118 GIL. Light refreshments will be served. Please stop by to wish Chris a happy retirement!

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Library Connection fall edition available

To read the latest edition and view past editions of the Library Connections newsletter, visit UNI ScholarWorks.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Mark your calendar for an Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon from noon to 4 p.m., Saturday, March 24, sponsored by Rod Library and course LIB 3159. If you would like to include this event in your spring course(s) in some way, contact Angela Prates.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Get your Fit Class Pass

Registration is open for Fit Class Passes. The cost is $35 for students and $50 for employees. Visit the Recreation Services website for class offerings. There are more than 95 classes to choose from, and there is no limit on the number of classes you can attend.