Monday, February 6, 2023

Register for the 17th African American Children & Families Conference

Registration remains open for this year's African American Children and Families Conference on February 17. This virtual event is free to UNI faculty, staff and students. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from Kenneth Morris Jr., a descendant of Frederick Douglass and Booker T. Washington, speak on "History, Human Rights and the Power of One," as well presentations from locally and nationally recognized speakers and several panel presentations. The day begins with a tribute to Gloria Kirkland Holmes, the event's co-founder and a professor emerita in the College of Education who passed away in December in the midst of her ongoing coordination of the event.  Register here to receive Zoom links to this event. Registration is also available for community and professional audiences for a small fee. Social work credits available. Questions? Contact Amy Curley at

Monday, February 6, 2023

Postaward Project Management - RSP Training Series - Thurs, Feb. 16 | 1-2 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - you’ve been funded – now what? This Zoom session will cover all aspects of postaward project management, and the paperwork needed, from project start until project end on sponsored projects at UNI. Please register in advance.

Monday, February 6, 2023

Budgeting - RSP Training Series - Wed, Feb. 15 | 1-2 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - An accurate budget is critical to obtaining and successfully managing external funding. This session will provide an overview of the conceptual and technical components of good budgets on sponsored projects at UNI. Please register in advance.

Sunday, February 5, 2023

Happy Hearts Hangout

Join Active Minds and make the change for a night of self love. Enjoy cookies, letter-writing and more in Maucker Union Ballroom A at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, February 7.

Friday, February 3, 2023

IWRC to Host Second Annual Energy Trends Workshop

The Iowa Waste Reduction Center (IWRC), in partnership with the Iowa Association for Energy Efficiency (IAEE), announces the second annual Energy Trends Workshop on Thursday, May 4 from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the West Des Moines Marriott. Learn more on the IWRC webpage .

Thursday, February 2, 2023

Retirement Readiness: Bridging the Gap: Healthcare in Retirement Before 65

Human Resource Services will host an informational session on bridging the gap from your employer health plan to Medicare. The hour-long session will take place March 1 at noon in Gilchrist 009. Please register in advance.

Thursday, February 2, 2023

Well-being Wednesday: Emotional Eating: The Connection Between Food and Mood

Human Resource Services will host an informational session focused on how our mood impacts our eating habits and what to do about it. This hour long session will be offered via Webcast Wednesday, February 15 at noon. Please register in advance.

Thursday, February 2, 2023

IRS Form 1095-C for 2022 Tax Year

As part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), employers are required to provide the IRS Form 1095-C to employees who were offered and/or enrolled in employer health insurance. The university will mail the 1095-C to the employee’s home address on file prior to the March 2, 2023 deadline. While you do not need the IRS Form 1095-C to file your 2022 tax return, you do need to keep it with your important tax documents. To show proof of health insurance coverage, UNI sends this information to the IRS on your behalf. For more information about the IRS Form 1095-C, please visit the HRS supporting webpage.

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Workshops -- Time Management

Join The Learning Center @ Rod Library every Wednesday for free workshops. This week learn how to manage your time with schedules, organizers and time management strategies. This is also an opportunity to receive personalized help with your schedule.

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Human Resource Services Newsletter

The Human Resource Services February newsletter is now available. View upcoming workshops, seminars, tips on using your UNI benefits, informational articles and employees retiring this month.