Monday, February 27, 2023

Ethical Issues in Qualitative Research - Tues, March 7 | 1-2:30 pm | LIB 287

Susan Etscheidt, professor of Special Education, will moderate a discussion on ethical principles for the framework, design and conduct of qualitative research, including how to conceptualize research questions, engage participants and their voices in the process and avoid objectification and "othering", particularly in disability studies. The panel will include additional faculty participants. Please register in advance.

Tuesday, February 21, 2023

UNI Career Fair Rescheduled for March 2nd!

The UNI Career Fair has been rescheduled for Thursday, March 2 in the Maucker Union from 11:00am-3:00pm. Check out attending employers on Handshake

Monday, February 20, 2023

IRB Tutorial/Discussion Session - Tues, Feb. 28 | 2-3 pm

Presented by IRB Chair Todd Evans, this individualized Zoom tutorial session is designed to explain the UNI IRB submission and review process within the context of the needs of attendees, their research plans and preparation of their IRB materials. Please register in advance

Monday, February 20, 2023

HPV Vaccination is Key

Did you know? Approximately 85% of sexually active people will get an HPV infection (which can lead to various cancers) in their lifetime, according to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention. There's good news: you can get vaccinated today.Call the Student Health Clinic at 319-273-2009 to make an appointment. HPV vaccination is the key to cancer prevention.

Friday, February 17, 2023

Violent Incident Defense Strategies (V.I.D.S.)

UNI Police will host V.I.D.S. training sessions beginning Friday, March 3 in Room 30 BCS. V.I.D.S. training is designed to help individuals increase their decision-making ability and chances of survival during an active shooter or violent incident. All students, staff and faculty are encouraged to attend. Register online. For more information, contact Joe Tyler.

Friday, February 17, 2023

My Well-being: Confidential Biometric Screening

Human Resource Services will host a confidential biometric screening on Friday, March 24 from 7 to 9 a.m. in Gilchrist 009. Please register in advance.

Friday, February 17, 2023

Retirement Readiness: Retire from UNI

Human Resource Services will host two informational session on retiring from UNI, for faculty and staff planning to retire soon. The hour-long sessions will be presented by Therese Callaghan, Employee Well-being Coordinator, on Wednesday, March 8 at 10 a.m in Gilchrist 007 & 2 p.m. in Gilchrist 009. Please register in advance.

Friday, February 17, 2023

Workshops -- Reduce Test Anxiety and Test Taking Strategies

Join The Learning Center @ Rod Library on Wednesdays at 4 p.m. in Rod 272 for free workshops. On Friday, March 3 learn tips and tricks to combat test taking anxiety. Learn strategies to help both before and during a test.

Friday, February 17, 2023

Nominate an outstanding professor for the UNI Outstanding Teaching Award!

The UNI Outstanding Teaching Award was created to recognize outstanding professors on our campus. Candidates for this award may have shown significant contributions to the quality of teaching by: taking into considerable account student needs and interest, preparing and utilizing innovative classroom strategies and materials, being generous with time and talent, seriously considering academic excellence and individual student development, etc. Nominations for this award are due by Friday, February 24. To nominate a faculty member, or to learn more about this award, please visit the Provost's Office Website.

Friday, February 17, 2023

Nominate a staff and/or faculty member - Beverly Funk Barnes Excellence Awards

Please consider nominating staff and/or faculty for The Beverly Funk Barnes Excellence Awards, which are focused on rewarding university staff and faculty who continually create new value for those they work with through dedication, passion and creativity for the benefit of UNI. Nominations are due Friday, February 24. To nominate a staff member or for more information, please visit HRS webpage . To nominate a faculty member or for more information, please visit the Provost's Office webpage.