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UNI faculty members are always looking for ways to reach out to high school students in the community. Department of Art professors Chris Schulte and Noah Doely did just that during their recent visit to Waterloo East High School.


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Faculty & Staff Accolades

Carl Thurman, biology, received the James Lubker Faculty Research Award at the fall faculty meeting. In addition to UNI students and faculty, Thurman collaborates with scientists across the USA, as well as Europe and South America to produce novel scientific information.

Elaine Eshbaugh, applied human sciences, received the Class of 1943 Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching at the fall faculty meeting. Eshbaugh developed the only college course in Iowa on the topic of Alzheimer's and related dementias. She regularly mentors undergraduates in their research or has them involved with her own research team.

Robin Lund, associate professor of physical education, received the Class of 1943 Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching at the fall faculty meeting. Lund teaches a wide range of course work at the graduate and undergraduate level including research methods, statistics, anatomy and physiology and a variety of other courses in the movement and exercise science major.

Tim Gilson, educational leadership and postsecondary education, received the Ross A. Nielsen Professional Service Award at the 2014 fall faculty meeting. Gilson’s contributions to education include preparing principals in Iowa, advising MAE and doctoral students, and providing guest lectures on school law to UNI’s preservice teachers.

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Thursday, Apr 23, 2015
Creme de la Creme at Gallagher Bluedorn this Sunday

Creme de la Creme offers artists and music selected by the Cedar Valley’s arts impresario, Hugh Pettersen. See this powerhouse performance at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 26, in Gallagher Bluedorn. Get your tickets online. 

Thursday, Apr 23, 2015
Student Affairs professional development opportunity

The Student Affairs Professional Development Committee will offer “It’s all Greek to me!” from 10 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, April 29, in the University Room, MAU. Attend this session and learn about the UNI Greek chapters and what it means to be Greek. Find more information and register online. 

Thursday, Apr 23, 2015
CAT classroom summer training

Are you interested in learning how to use the Collaborative, Active Learning and Transformational (CAT) Classroom? Have you used the classroom before but want a refresher? Sign up for CAT Classroom training this summer. Register online for up to three sessions. More information can be found on the CETL website

Thursday, Apr 23, 2015
Graduate College brown bag lecture

Russell Guay, management, will present "To Whom Does Transformational Leadership Matter More? An Examination of Neurotic and Introverted Followers and Their Organizational Citizenship" from noon to 12:50 p.m., Wednesday, April 29, in the Oak Room, MAU. Bring your lunch; cookies will be provided. Details are available on the Graduate College website.

Thursday, Apr 23, 2015
Documentary on inclusion in higher education: 'Including Samuel'

UNI Student Disability Services will show the film "Including Samuel" at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, April 30, in the Oak Room, MAU. A discussion on inclusion and aiding individuals with disabilities in an educational setting will follow.

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2015
Bruce Hornsby at Gallagher Bluedorn this Friday

Grammy-winning musician and famed stylist Bruce Hornsby will perform at 7:30 p.m., Friday, at the Gallagher Bluedorn. Hornsby's songs, "The Way It Is," which was later sampled by rapper Tupac Shakur, and "Every Little Kiss" became instant classics. Get your tickets online

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2015
Film screening and discussion: 'The Mask You Live In'

As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, there will be a screening and discussion of the documentary "The Mask You Live In" at 6:30 p.m., Monday, April 27, in 115 SRL. This documentary follows boys and young men as they struggle to stay true to themselves while negotiating America’s narrow definition of masculinity. Contact Catherine MacGillivray for more information. 

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2015
Take Back the Night

Join the march in support of sexual assault awareness and prevention at 8 p.m., Thursday, April 30, on the Maucker Union roof.

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2015
Sign up for Beethoven 5K

Cedar Valley Music Promotion Organization (CVMPO) is a collaboration of music organizations that helps spread the joy of music to young players. CVMPO will host the Beethoven 5K run/walk at 9 a.m., Saturday, May 2. Proceeds will buy instruments for schools so all students have a chance to be involved in music. For more information, email Ann Strom or post on Facebook

Tuesday, Apr 21, 2015
Flipped and Blended summer camp 2015

This camp will explore the concept of flipped and blended classrooms, and the pedagogy and the technology of flipping and blending. The camp is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., June 1 through 4. Lunch is included. Register online. More information is posted on the CETL website.

Tuesday, Apr 21, 2015
Review Policy: 4.02 Staff Recruitment and Hiring

Review Policy: 4.02 Staff Recruitment and Hiring is available for comment at the University Policies website until Tuesday, May 5. 

Thursday, Apr 16, 2015
Farewell reception for Mike Licari

A reception honoring interim provost Mike Licari will be from 4 to 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 28, in the Georgian Lounge & Porch. A program will start at 4:30 p.m. Licari is leaving UNI to start his new position as provost at Indiana State University. Help celebrate all that Mike has done for the university as a faculty member and administrator.