Faculty & Staff

A symposium on gender violence takes place at the University of Northern Iowa.

It started with a pair of tweets from actress Alyssa Milano. And, really, it was two simple words from the star that brought a long-forgotten movement back into our collective consciousness — “Me too.”

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Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019
Spring 2019 10-minute plays

The Theatre UNI spring 2019 10-minute plays will be performed at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 1, in SWT. Join the UNI directing class for a fun and dynamic evening of theatre. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, email Amy Osatinski.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019
Pesticide notification

Faculty, staff and students who want to receive advance notification of pesticide application on campus should visit the Facilities Management website.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019
Environmental Health and Safety April newsletter

The April issue of the Environmental Health and Safety newsletter is now available.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019
Summer construction

Summer construction will begin Monday, May 13. Please view the construction map for construction areas that might impact you.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019
Phishing education

UNI embarked on a phishing education venture beginning last October and continuing through April. Simulated but realistic phishing messages were sent periodically to faculty and staff mailboxes by a contracted vendor. Those that responded to these educational messages received some quick and specific training on recognizing and avoiding future phishing messages. Tips for dealing with phishing messages in general are available at the IT phishing webpage. Here is a summary of our phishing education efforts.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019
Faculty/staff tech tips

With the end of the semester approaching, it’s time to start finalizing grades. Our educational technologists are here to help with any issues, concerns or questions related to Blackboard Grade Center or the other tools within the UNI eLearning Suite. Schedule a consultation today.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019
Reminder of self-identification of disability and/or veteran status

UNI is required to survey employees every five years for self-identification of disability and/or veteran status. If you have not already done so, visit the e-Business Suite to disclose your disability and veteran status, whether you identify or not. This information is kept confidential and is only used for federal reporting and record keeping purposes. Email the Office of Compliance and Equity Management or call 273-2846 if you have questions.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019
13th Annual Holocaust Remembrance Ceremony

The 13th Annual Holocaust Remembrance Ceremony will be at 7 p.m., Tuesday, April 23, at the Grout Museum, Waterloo. Harold Kasimow, professor emeritus at Grinnell College and the author and editor of several books on interreligious dialogue will present “My Journey as a Child Holocaust Survivor.” The ceremony is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019
Final Coca-Cola sampling of the semester

Be on the lookout for a big red Coca-Cola cooler around campus from 12:30 to 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 24. Featured items include the new flavors of sparkling smartwater: strawberry blood orange, fuji apple pear and raspberry rose. There will also be regular ‘still’ smartwater. Make sure to catch the cooler and get your smartwater fill before finals week.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019
Britt Hudson sendoff

After seven years of service to the UNI residence life team, Britt Hudson is off to her next adventure as the associate director for student assistance, leadership and conduct at Purdue University Northwest. Please join us for a casual reception from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 24, in the Department of Residence.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019
Hearst Lecture Series: "De-Mystifying Deaf Culture"

The Hearst Lecture Series will host Thomas K. Holcomb, professor of deaf studies at Ohlone College in Fremont, Calif. Holcomb will speak on "Demystifying Deaf Culture" at 7 p.m., Friday, April 26; "Deaf Identity: Implications for Deaf Children" from 10 to 11 a.m., Saturday, April 27; and "Life After ASL Classes: Infinite Possibilities" from 1 to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 27. All lectures will be in 137 MSH. A spoken English interpreter will be provided for the Friday lecture, as well as at 10 a.m., April 27. The final lecture will be presented in ASL only.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019
P&S Council's coffee with the president

All Professional and Scientific (P&S) employees are invited to coffee with the president from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Friday, April 26, in the CME. The program will include an address by President Nook. Please feel free to bring a coffee mug, as complimentary refreshments will be provided.

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.