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Women’s and Gender Studies program to celebrate 40th anniversary

The UNI Women's and Gender Studies (WGS) program will commemorate its 40th anniversary with a celebration event from 5 to 8 p.m., March 3, in the Center for Multicultural Education (CME) on the UNI campus. The event will feature emerita faculty member and former director Phyllis Baker as a speaker and a performance by alum Terry Stevens in addition to food, music and photo opportunities.

UNI students offer free tax return preparation and e-filing

Accounting students at UNI are providing free income tax assistance again this year through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Assistance in the preparation of tax returns will be available on Monday and Wednesday nights from Feb. 6 through April 12, excluding March 13 and 15 of Spring Break. Returns for foreign students and scholars will be prepared beginning Monday, March 6.

UNI faculty member receives Outstanding First-Year Student Advocate award

UNI faculty member Deirdre Heistad, associate professor and director of undergraduate studies, has been selected as a recipient of the Outstanding First-Year Student Advocates award. The awards are presented by the National Resource Center for the First-Year Experience and Students in Transition at the University of South Carolina.

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