Announcements

Friday, September 6, 2019
Academic conference call series

Join PIEER and the Council on Foreign Relations for a conference call with Andrew Revkin about international cooperation on climate change from 11 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Sept. 11 in 203C WRC.

Friday, September 6, 2019
Changes coming to Inside UNI emails

With the addition of the new Inside UNI website which features daily announcements for students, faculty and staff, the weekly Inside UNI email for faculty and staff will be sent only on Tuesdays instead of Tuesdays and Thursdays. A new newsletter that will include unique stories and news about UNI will regularly be sent to campus, with the first newsletter scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 12. Remember to bookmark the new Inside UNI website! The deadline for submitting announcements for the Tuesday email is noon Monday. Submit your stories and news online.

Friday, September 6, 2019
Host an event for Family Weekend

Family Weekend 2019 will be held Oct. 18-20. Departments are encouraged to host an event for students and their families. If interested, email Bailey Aukes with the details of your event, and it will be added to the family weekend schedule.

Friday, September 6, 2019
Wiki Loves Monuments @ UNI

Join Rod Library for the Wiki Loves Monuments kickoff event at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, in 324 LIB. Attendees will learn about Wikipedia, local monuments and how to contribute photos to the international project. In a Sept. 26 follow-up event, photos will be submitted to the Wiki Loves Monuments photo contest.

Friday, September 6, 2019
Looking for quiet uninterrupted research spot?

Rod Library still has faculty study rooms available for the academic year. Rooms are for current, full-time tenured and tenure-track faculty, as well as emeritus faculty and staff members. Apply now if interested. For more information, email the library.

Friday, September 6, 2019
Violent Incident Defense Strategies (V.I.D.S.) training

UNI Police will host V.I.D.S. training sessions beginning Wednesday, Sept. 18, in 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. For dates and times register online. For more information, contact Joe Tyler.

Friday, September 6, 2019
Save the date for Scholar Connexus

The annual Scholar Connexus will be held Tuesday, Oct. 29. This is an opportunity to network with UNI colleagues, identify new research collaborators, share ideas and expertise, and meet new people with similar interests in a fun, informal environment. Registration is required in order to facilitate the necessary matching of individuals for paired conversations. Refreshments will be served. For more information, visit the RSP website.

Thursday, September 5, 2019
UNI Colleges Against Cancer new member meeting

Hate cancer? Want to make a difference? Come to the new member meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, in the CME. Discussion topics include different committees and other ways to be involved.

Thursday, September 5, 2019
Are you interested in occupational therapy?

The Pre-Occupational Therapy Club is a great way to find out if OT is right for you. The first meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25 in 101 MSH. For more information or to be added to the email list, contact Abby Webb.

Thursday, September 5, 2019
Request a sexual assault prevention presentation

The Office of Compliance and Equity Management and the Riverview Center, UNI's sexual assault advocacy agency, are working to raise awareness to prevent and end sexual assaults on our campus. Submit a request to have a sexual assault-related presentation for your department, organization or class.