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The recent trend of college students living alongside the elderly is reshaping traditional views of retirement and nursing homes. The intergenerational bonds created between young adults and their elders through such programs are shattering stereotypes and creating unforgettable experiences.

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Diversity
Diversity

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Calendars
Calendars

For important dates and campus events.

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016
Need help? AskUs!

Rod Library staff are eager to assist with research questions and assignments and help you make use of library resources. Stop by the library Information Desk or use the AskUs! service on the library’s website to ask questions via chat, email or text.

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016
Fall formal sorority recruitment

Sorority Life will hold Fall Formal Recruitment Wednesday to Sunday, Sept. 7-11. Register online if interested in joining a sorority.

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016
Rainbow Reception

The LGBT* Center will host the Rainbow Reception at 5 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 31, in the GBPAC. The reception is held at the beginning of each academic year for information sharing, networking, fellowship and dessert. Rainbow Reception serves as an opportunity for UNI students, faculty and staff to welcome LGBT* students and their allies back to campus.

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016
PRSSA meeting

The first PRSSA meeting of the semester will be at 4 pm., Monday, Aug. 29, in 345 LNG. Anyone interested in learning more about the organization is invited to attend. Snacks will be provided.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016
Dance Marathon "back to school" picnic

Dance Marathon will host a "back to school" picnic from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 27, at Seerley Park. Join us for yard games with some of our Miracle Kiddos, learn about Dance Marathon and enjoy free food. Everyone is welcome.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016
Film screening: "Living Downstream"

The film "Living Downstream" will be shown from 7 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 24, in the auditorium, CEEE. The film is based on Sandra Steingraber's book of the same title and investigates the links between human health and environmental contamination based on the latest biological and ecological research.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016
Harvest Festival

Green Project will host Harvest Festival from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 25, at the Panther Plot (by the Biology Research Complex and the ITC). The festival will showcase the student garden. There will be live music and free food using garden produce will be available.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016
Second Annual Town Hall for Community Engagement

The Second Annual Town Hall for Community Engagement will be from 9 to 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 13, in the Slife Ballroom, COM. Faculty, staff and students are invited to meet nonprofit community leaders to create partnerships that will support faculty research and scholarship, build service-learning opportunities to complement classroom instruction and introduce students to service projects.

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016
Military orientation

Military orientation for new or returning military or veteran students and their families will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, in 111-G, MAU. Staff from the offices of the registrar, financial aid and scholarships, admissions and academic advising as well as the Black Hawk County VA office will be on hand to provide important information and answer questions.

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016
New graduate student orientation

New graduate student orientation will be from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 25, in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. The goal is to connect new graduate students to resources and services to support their success. The agenda includes the Campus Resource Fair and presentations on the Sexual Assault Prevention Online Program for graduate students, using Rod Library like a graduate student and university bill (u-bill) management.

Victoria Hurst, public administration and political science, was honored recently as the Young Woman of Tomorrow by the YWCA during its 2015 Cedar Valley Women of Persimmon Awards luncheon.

The UNI American Advertising Federation placed first at the District 9 National Student Advertising Competition. The 16 winning district teams across the country will now compete in a semi-final round.

Olivia Mossman, a senior electronic media communications major, was named the Most Outstanding Intern by the American Advertising Federation Stickell Internship Advisory Board for her work last summer in New York City at global media agency Carat.

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.