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The "Day in the Office" practice began ten years ago at UNI and was created to provide principalship students with an authentic experience handling a difficult conversation. It is but one component of a principalship program that has helped educate school leaders from across the state of Iowa.

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Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016
Driver’s license validation required

Employees who drive on university business must have their driver’s license validated each semester. Contact Motor Pool at 273-2610 if your license has not been validated since Monday, Aug. 1, and you will be driving on university business. Visit the motor pool website for more information.

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
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
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.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016
iProcurement training

Procurement Services will offer training for the iProcurement purchasing platform. Attendance is encouraged for all users who have not attended a previous session. Registration is required. Contact Jon Westhoff at 273-6246 for more information.

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
Asian Affinity Group dinner

The Asian Affinity Group will host a dinner from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 9, at St. Stephen's Student Center. The purpose is to promote community-building on campus. The dinner is free and open to all faculty and staff. RSVPs are required. Contact Gabriela Olivares to RSVP and for more information.

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016
Monthly STEM Chats

Faculty, staff and community partners are invited to participate in Monthly STEM Chats, informal gatherings of those interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics research, education and careers. Meetings will be from noon to 1 p.m., the second Thursday of each month (except January), in 282 LIB. Meetings will include discussion of a monthly topic and the sharing of upcoming events and resources from across campus and the community. All are welcome and can bring a lunch. September's topic will be UNI STEM Ambassadors.

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.

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.

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016
Veterans roundtable

Senator Joni Ernst will hold a Veterans Roundtable at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 16, in the auditorium, CEEE. All are welcome to attend.

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016
CatID passphrase reset requests no longer accepted via email

Protection of credentials used to access UNI resources is critical to the safety of your identity and the security of university data. Accordingly, CatID passphrase reset requests will no longer be processed via email. The preferred method to reset your CatID passphrase if you have forgotten it is the self-service option. Other acceptable alternatives include visiting the Service Desk, 36 ITTC, in person with your UNI or other government-issued photo ID or calling the Service Desk at 319-273-5555.

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.