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University of Northern Iowa student Caleb Gipple holds the books he wants to donate to low-income students in the Cedar Valley.

There’s an important milestone for children at the end of the third grade, a milestone that can reverberate throughout the rest of their lives. And it involves something seemingly simple, something many may take for granted.

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Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Reaffirmation statement

President Nook has published a reaffirmation of UNI's commitment to nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The full statement can be found online.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Updating employee emergency contact information

Accurate and up-to-date emergency contact information is critical for every employee. In the event of an accident/injury or sudden illness, your department, division and/or Human Resource Services will use this information to inform your contact(s). To keep this information current, all employees should update their contact information each year or when a change occurs. To add and/or update your emergency contacts, access UNI e-Business Suite. Login and click on “UNI Employee Self Service,” then click on the “Emergency Contact Info” link. On the Emergency Contact Info: Extra Information page, carefully read the instructions to guide your effort. For questions, email HRS or call 273-2422.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
TIAA consultations

A TIAA consultant will visit UNI 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 investments coordinate with my other plans? To see available appointments or to register, go to the TIAA website or call 800-732-8353.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Tutors needed at UNI-CUE

The UNI-CUE (Center for Urban Education), located in downtown Waterloo, is in need of tutors this semester. There are more than 50 students in elementary, middle and high school still needing to be paired with a tutor. All subject areas are welcome. Please email Megan Holbach for more information.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
G Suite Workshops dates announced

Want to learn more about Google Suite? IT will host G Suite Workshops that will focus on Communicating using G Suite Apps, Getting Organized with G Suite Apps, Using Google Drive and Using Team Drives. The dates and registration are now live.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Nominate or apply for the 2019 Student Leadership Awards

UNI recognizes outstanding student leadership through a series of awards presented to students and student organizations. Do you know of students, organizations or advisers that are deserving of recognition? For a list of awards and nomination information, visit the Student Leadership Awards website. Self-nominations are also encouraged. Applications/nominations open Tuesday, Jan. 22, and close Friday, Feb. 15. The Student Leadership Awards event will be Tuesday, April 9.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice open house

Don't forget to celebrate the new office of Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice during an open house Thursday, Jan. 24, CME. Sessions begin at 9 a.m., noon and 4 p.m.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Trey McLaughlin and The Sounds of Zamar at GBPAC

Trey McLaughlin leads a group of superbly talented gospel singers in fresh adaptations of contemporary gospel, pop and musical theater hits at 2 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 27, GBPAC. For information and tickets, visit the GBPAC website.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
McElroy Fellowships

McElroy Fellowship candidates must intend to pursue a Ph.D. and be a December 2018 or May 2019 graduate with a liberal arts degree. Awardees will receive $12,000 per year for three years to help defray education costs. In addition to an above-average academic record, students will be evaluated on their character, leadership and general interests. Potential applicants should contact Bryce Kanago to express interest and discuss eligibility. The application deadline is Wednesday, Jan. 30.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Mark your calendar for the Volunteer Fair

Network with local nonprofit organizations as well as find volunteer and internship opportunities in the Cedar Valley at the Volunteer Fair from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 30, in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. Stop in whenever your schedule allows.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Retirement Readiness: Social Security 101

Human Resource Services will host two informational sessions on Social Security benefits and preparing for retirement. Learn how Social Security benefits affect retirement, strategies to maximize your benefits and ideas to help you set up your retirement income. The one-hour sessions, presented by VALIC, will be at 3 p.m., Monday, Feb. 4, and at noon, Tuesday, Feb. 5, in the State College Room, MAU. Please register in advance.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Blood drive

LifeServe Blood Center and the UNI Nonprofit Leadership Alliance will host a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 5, in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. Schedule an appointment today. For more information, email Melissa Curtis.

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.