November 21, 2012
Department of Residence staff members Rosie Lang, Rialto dining manager, and Lyn Redington, director of residence life, received 2012 Staff Excellence Awards, given by the Board of Regents, State of Iowa.
November 02, 2012
Hagemann Hall Wondering Women is a series of programs organized by staff to elevate the social and academic success of second-year women living in Hagemann Hall.
The October program featured the super power of talking to professors. A newsletter and fliers set the stage for the experience of hosting professors from several UNI colleges. More than 25 students met with professors for dinner at the Piazza Dining Center in Redeker Center. Wondering Women were prepared with good questions so they conversation was robust!
October 30, 2012
Customers of University of Northern Iowa dining centers, restaurants and convenience stores have an opportunity to rate the food, surroundings and service during the annual customer satisfaction survey this week. The benchmarking survey is used to prioritize changes and compare the satisfaction of UNI customers with campus dining customers nationwide, according the Carol Petersen, Director of Dining Services.
October 19, 2012
The UNI Residence Hall Association (RHA) first social justice and sustainability event exceeded every expectation for participation.
The TOMS One for One shoes event included selling TOMS shoes for $25 per pair. A pair of shoes was donated to a child in need for every pair of TOMS shoes sold. The social justice and sustainability committee had set an initial goal to sell 100 pairs of shoes. However, the promotion attracted sales of 488 pairs of shoes.
October 18, 2012
Dining staff members involved more than 200 UNI employees in the dining exhibit at the campus wellness fair. New recipes (see below) were taste-tested and nutrition information was distributed.