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David Schmid

With one visit to David Schmid's office in Panther Village, you'll understand why he has spent 17 years as a Residence Life Coordinator (RLC) here at UNI: An entire wall is covered with framed photos of each Resident Assistant (RA) staff that he has worked with over the years.


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Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016
Order your 2016-17 parking permit

Parking permits can be ordered via https://java.access.uni.edu/ParkingPermit/faces/portal.jspx [1]. Permits will be processed in August. If applicable, you can purchase a regular vehicle permit and a motorcycle permit on the same application. License plate and vehicle information can also be entered into the application. The online application will close at 5 p.m., Monday, Aug. 15. This is also the deadline for permanent faculty and staff to choose the pre-tax monthly payroll deduction payment option for their parking permit fee. This option applies to the G, Gm, A and B permit types. Questions may be directed to (319) 273-2710

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016
G/GM parking permit lottery for 2016-17

Names are being accepted for the 24 "G" parking spaces in the furthest north row of the Gilchrist parking lot and the 31 spaces in the Multi-Modal Transportation Center. The deadline is 4:30 p.m., Friday, July 22. Requests can be made using the online parking permit application or in written form to the Department of Public Safety. Written requests should include your name, campus address and area of interest (Gilchrist or Multimodal). Unsold G and GM permits at the beginning of the fall semester can be sold to students. The yearly G permit price is $422.40 and the Gm permit price is $435.60. Eligible persons (permanent employees) interested in choosing the 12 month pre-tax payroll deduction payment option must be available between July 27 & August 15 to receive notification of their status and to purchase their permit. The online parking permit application does qualify as a purchase option. Please call (319) 273-2710 if you have questions about this permit option.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016
Abandoned bicycle roundup

The UNI Police Division collected a number of bicycles on June 8. If you think your bike might be among those collected, stop by 30 GIL or call UNI Police at 273-2712 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. You will need to provide the make, model, color, serial number and location where you last parked the bicycle. A $5 impoundment fee will be assessed for retrieval. Unclaimed bikes will be sold by the university during the fall semester.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016
Doug Jensen retirement reception

Doug Jensen is retiring after 27 years of service to the university. A reception will be held from 2:30 to 4 p.m., Monday, Aug. 1, in 301 LIB.

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016
Unusual computer screen popups

UNI computers have recently been hit with pop-up windows demanding a call to a toll-free number to repair "the damage." These popups are not legitimate and should not be followed. The incident should be reported to the IT Service Desk at 273-5555. For more information, visit https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/blog/shutting-down-scammers-and-their-pop-ads.

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016
Volunteers still needed for the UNI exhibit at the Iowa State Fair

Volunteers are still needed for UNI's exhibit at the Iowa State Fair, Thursday, Aug. 11 through Sunday, Aug. 21. Volunteers receive a UNI T-shirt and free admission in exchange for handing out UNI giveaways and interacting with interested fairgoers, prospective and current students, families and alumni. Contact Jess Betts with questions. Sign up today!

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016
Faculty and staff with lobbying contacts

Lobbying activity from April 1 to June 30, 2016, must be reported. In compliance with the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 and the Honest and Open Government Act of 2007, UNI files quarterly reports on specific lobbying issues and the expenses incurred in lobbying. The university's policy on Federal and State Lobbying and Political Activity is posted online. Reports must be filed each quarter. If there is nothing to report for a particular quarter, note that in the "comments" section. For more information, contact Randy Pilkington at 273-6945. The completion deadline is Wednesday, July 13.

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016
CDW-G catalog available through iProcurement

The CDW-G catalog is now available through Oracle iProcurement. The catalog provides IT Peripheral products available for purchase. After discussion with departmental IT staff, all IT Peripheral purchases should be made through iProcurement. Please contact Molly Ungs at 273-6448 with any questions.

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016
Faculty and staff discounts for football tickets

UNI faculty and staff are eligible for a $15 discount on season tickets. The Panthers home schedule includes Montana and reigning FCS champs North Dakota State. Full-price season tickets start at $69. Call 319-273-4849 to order.

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016
UNI Dance Marathon partners with the Waterloo Bucks

Join UNI Dance Marathon at the Waterloo Bucks baseball game on Friday, July 29. Tickets are $8, and a portion of the proceeds will benefit Dance Marathon. Purchase tickets online; the deadline to order is Wednesday, July 20.

Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016
Lifelong University classes needed for fall

Lifelong University is seeking instructors to teach a course this fall. Courses are usually taught once a week for four consecutive weeks and are two hours for lifelong learners. Instructors will be paid $50 an hour and are able to create their own schedule. Courses will begin in September. Deadline for submission for class proposals will be Monday, Aug. 1. Contact Kelli McCarthy for more information.

Thursday, Jul 7, 2016
Outdoor Warning System testing

On Saturday, July 9, between the hours of 8 and 10 a.m., the UNI Police will be testing the campus warning systems. Part of the test will include the outdoor warning sirens and the indoor emergency voice message system.

Leisl Carr Childers, assistant professor of Public History and the American West, was awarded the the Spur Award in Contemporary Non-Fiction by the Western Writers of America. This is award is given to writers of any discipline for exceptional work on the American West or in the Western genre.

Doreen Hayek, special projects administrator in ITS Educational Technology, was recently awarded the 2015 Friend of Science Award at the ICTM-ISTS State Math & Science Conference. Hayek has a long history of working with various aspects of integrating STEM education into the preK-through-12 and higher education classrooms.

Coleen Wagner, former secretary in the Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President, was honored for outstanding professional service with the Regents Excellence Award for Staff.

Libby Vanderwall, career services coordinator in the Office of Career Services, was honored for outstanding professional service with the Regents Excellence Award for Staff.

Amy Schipper, associate director of admissions and communications in the Office of Admissions, was honored for outstanding professional service with a Regents Excellence Award for Staff.