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Thanksgiving story

The holiday season is upon us once again. This is usually a time to reflect on the past 12 months and think about what we're thankful for.

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Accolades

Molly Rome, a UNI senior majoring in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)/Spanish, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant to Argentina for an English Teaching Assistantship.

The UNI National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Chapter earned National Gold Status. NSSLHA is the national organization for graduate and undergraduate students interested in the study of normal and disordered human communication.

Rebecca Gronewold, a senior, received the Excellence of Scholarship Award from the National Council for Geographic Education. Award recipients will be honored during a ceremony held at the 2014 National Conference on Geography Education presented by the National Council for Geographic Education.

Three UNI graduating students have received the Lux Service Award for their exemplary service to the university: Daye Pope, a political communication major from Clear Lake; Kayla McCormick, an exercise science and sports psychology major from Caledonia, Minn.; and Ramya Varadaraju, a computer science major from India.  

Electronic media student Isaac Campbell won five Awards of Achievement at the 23rd Iowa Motion Picture Awards for his documentary "Aspire," (co-directed with electronic media graduate Glenna Goldman) and for "Ghosts," "Bravi", "Such Men Lived" and "Colts Recruitment." The Iowa Motion Picture Awards recognize outstanding creative and technical achievement in Iowa's moving image production industry in a statewide competition held annually.

Electronic media graduate Cassandra Milbrandt's documentary film "Nolan" received the Award of Excellence in the Student Production category in the 23rd Iowa Motion Picture Awards 2014. The Iowa Motion Picture Awards recognize outstanding creative and technical achievement in Iowa's moving image production industry, in all its forms. The Award of Excellence is its highest  award. "Nolan" tells the story of Milbrandt's brother Nolan, who is autistic.

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Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014
Adopt-a-family program

Kappa Delta Pi will host an adopt-a-family program sponsoring three local families. Stop by their booth in the Schindler Lobby, Dec. 1 through 10, for details. Participate and help support our community.

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014
UNI to host first-ever day of giving

UNI is hosting We Are One UNI, the university's first-ever day of giving, starting at 10 a.m., Dec. 2. You can get involved today by liking the We Are One UNI Facebook page and following the day’s Twitter account @WeAreOneUNI. More information about We Are One UNI is posted online. 

Monday, Nov 24, 2014
WRC Thanksgiving week hours

The Wellness/ Recreation Center has altered its hours for Thanksgiving Week. 

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014
Library hours during Thanksgiving vacation

Library hours during Thanksgiving break are posted online. Youth books checked out anytime Saturday, Nov. 15, are due Monday, Dec. 1. Library online resources are available 24/7; if off campus, you will get a prompt to enter your CatID.

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014
McElroy Fellowships

Information about McElroy Fellowships is now available online. Candidates must intend to pursue a Ph.D. and be a December 2014 or May 2015 graduate with a liberal arts degree. Awardees will receive $10,000 per year for three years. Contact Bryce Kanago to express interest and discuss eligibility. The on-campus application deadline is Friday, Jan. 30.

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014
Study abroad information sessions

Interested in studying abroad for a short-term or long-term program? Visit the study abroad website or call the study abroad office 273-7078 for details about upcoming information sessions and opportunities to go abroad.

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014
Free fountain drinks at 23rd Street Market during break

The 23rd Street Market, located in Commons, will be open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nov. 22 through 29 during Thanksgiving break, with the exception of Nov. 27 and 28. With each purchase, customers will receive a free fountain drink in their own refillable cup. Cups are available for purchase if needed. One refill per visit; no limit on daily visits. Details on hours are posted online.

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014
'Avenue Q' auditions

Auditions for "Avenue Q" will take place at 6:30 p.m., Dec.1, in the Strayer-Wood Theatre. Callbacks will be Dec. 2. "Avenue Q" is an irreverent take on modern culture, race and musical theater itself. The show uses puppets that interact with human actors and the songs are funny and often bawdy. Audition details are posted online.

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014
Nominations open for Sue Follon Exemplary Service Award

Nominations are being accepted for the Sue Follon Exemplary Service Award. Nominate staff who work in the Division of Student Affairs for this prestigious award. More information and the nomination form are posted online. Nominations are due by Tuesday, Dec. 2.

Wednesday, Nov 12, 2014
Capstone in four countries summer 2015

Travel Europe and experience the culture and people of four different countries: England, Hungary, Romania and Greece. Examine how environment, society and technology can influence the well-being and health of a variety of people. For more information email Walter or visit studyabroad.uni.edu.