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UNI Speech and Hearing Clinic

At three years old, Marin Parson's speech is a handful of spoken words along with several signs. She has come to the Roy Eblen Speech and Hearing Clinic twice a week for speech therapy services for the last year and a half. Marin doesn’t realize the play she looks forward to each week is structured to help develop her speech. 

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UNI maintains a safe campus and encourages our faculty and staff to learn about safety resources.

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Thursday, Aug 16, 2018
Driver's license validation required

If you drive on university business, you must have your driver's license validated annually. Please call Motor Pool at 273-2610 to provide your driver's license number if you have not done so yet.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018
TIAA consultations

A TIAA consultant will visit UNI in August and September conducting individual counseling sessions. Topics covered include: Am I on track for retirement?, Can I add more to my retirement plan and how do I start this?, Is my current mix of investments appropriate? and How do my TIAA-CREF investments coordinate with my other plans? To see available appointments or to register, go to the TIAA (https://publictools.tiaa-cref.org/public/publictools/events/eventswelcom...) website or call 800-732-8353.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018
Faculty/staff tech tips

Blackboard Learn now has an Attendance tool. For each session, you mark students as present, late, absent or excused. A column is automatically generated in Grade Center and can be included in a “Totals” column for final grades. Watch a brief video demo ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C9FCxq1hfUY) and visit Bb Help (https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Grade/Attendance) for more information.

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018
Theatre UNI offers special rate for employees

Faculty and staff are eligible for a $10 ticket for the productions "She Kills Monsters" and "Legacy of Light." Ticket sales started Monday, Aug. 13. For more information, visit the Theatre UNI website.

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018
New Recreation Services registration software

Recreation Services has launched a new registration software. To register for programs and services, visit the Recreation Services member services webpage. Fusion login will be your CatID user name and passphrase, those without a CatID need to create a user name and password. For questions, please call Recreation Services at 273-6275.

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018
Host families needed

Do you want to host international students in your home and expose your family to a different culture? The CIEP is looking for International Friendship Program volunteers for the fall semester. The commitment is once per month. Applications can be submitted on the CIEP website.

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018
Time to Get SaaS-sy: New Blackboard Learn features

With Blackboard Learn's move to the cloud (AKA SaaS - Software as a Service) for fall 2018, comes several new features. Get an overview of what's new in a workshop from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m., Friday, Aug. 17, 138 ITTC. Register online.

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018
Learn how to use Blackboard’s new attendance tool

Do you use attendance data as part of your students' overall grades? Attend this workshop from 2 to 3 p.m., Friday, Aug. 17, in 138 ITTC to learn how to track attendance data using Blackboard Learn's Attendance Tool, which integrates with the Grade Center. Register online.

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018
Letters Home: powerful play portraying a soldier's experience

Attend as a class or individual the Kaleidoscope performance of "Letter's Home," by the Griffin Theater of Chicago, Tuesday, Oct. 30. Free tickets are available online; please RSVP by Saturday, Sept. 15. Letters were written under the most difficult of circumstances; the disorientation of training, deployment, separation from family and loved ones and combat, and occupation duties in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018
Faculty study rooms available

A limited number of faculty study rooms are available on the fourth floor of Rod Library. These rooms are assigned to both current full-time tenured and tenure-track faculty, as well as emeritus faculty and staff. Apply online. For more information, email libfacility@uni.edu.

Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018
Volunteers needed for the UNI exhibit at the Iowa State Fair

There are a handful of volunteer slots still open for UNI's exhibit at the Iowa State Fair, which starts this Thursday, Aug. 9. 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 Amelia Holden-McMurray with questions. Sign up today!

Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018
AED's and EmergencyEvacuation chairs

The Offices of Risk Management and Environmental Health and Safety remind the university community that UNI has 53 Automated External Defibulators (AED’s) and 37 emergency evacuation chairs located across campus. Location of the AED’s and chairs, as well as blue light phones and building emergency shelter locations can be found on the Google map on the EH&S website.

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.