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Call for Nominations: The Lola Lopes Award for Undergraduate Student Advocacy

With the Lola Lopes Award for Undergraduate Student Advocacy, the Office of the Provost each year honors a University of Iowa administrator, staff member, or faculty member (in a non-teaching role) who supports undergraduate education and serves as a strong, effective advocate for undergraduate students and the undergraduate experience.

Now Accepting Nominations for the 2017 Diversity Catalyst Award

Nominations for the 2017 Diversity Catalyst Awards are now being accepted.

Please take time to acknowledge those in your area who have gone above and beyond the scope of their jobs to promote diversity and inclusion on our campus. This is an excellent opportunity to highlight the work of the people and programs at the University of Iowa by nominating them for one of these prestigious awards.

Annual Notification of Conflicts of Interest Policies

To:          All University Faculty and Staff

From:    Kevin Kregel, Associate Provost for Faculty   
              Cheryl Reardon, Chief Human Resources Officer and Associate Vice President
              Dan Reed, Vice President for Research and Economic Development

Re:         Annual Notification of Conflicts of Interest Policies

Date:     October 26, 2016

Annual Policy Notification--Religious Guidelines

MEMORANDUM

TO: All University of Iowa faculty and staff

FROM: Georgina Dodge, Chief Diversity Officer and Associate Vice President
               Kevin Kregel, Associate Provost for Faculty
               Tom Rocklin, Vice President for Student Life
               Kevin Ward, Interim Vice President for Human Resources                          

DATE: Fri, Sept. 9, 2016

RE: Annual Policy Notification--Religious Guidelines

Annual Policy Notifications

MEMORANDUM

TO: All University of Iowa faculty and staff

FROM: Georgina Dodge, Chief Diversity Officer and Associate Vice President, Title IX Coordinator
                Kevin Kregel, Associate Provost for Faculty
                Kevin D. Ward, Interim Vice President for Human Resources

SUBJECT: Annual Policy Notifications

DATE: September 1, 2016

As part of our series of annual policy notifications, we encourage you to review the following policies and statements that are crucial to the mission of the university.

On Iowa! Volunteer Opportunity

Greetings, Hawkeye Colleagues.

In a few weeks, the 2016 On Iowa! program will be in full swing to welcome our campus community's newest students. We still have a variety of volunteer positions to fill during this very exciting -- and busy -- time of year.

If you are able to spare two to three hours between Wednesday, August 18 through Sunday, August 21 to assist and interact with members of the Class of 2020 and transfer students, please consider volunteering.

Some of the jobs/areas that need volunteers include:

Strategic Planning Open Forums

The university community and its constituents will be meeting over the next couple of months to outline the university's strategic plan moving into the future.  The Strategic Plan Development Group (SPDG) will host a number of open forums at which students, faculty, and staff can share their views on overarching strategies and goals they see as central to the university's mission.  On June 30, 2016 the SPDG will submit a strategic plan that reflects these strategies and goals to Provost Butler and Vice President Rocklin.  In the 2016-17 academic year Provost Butler will convene work groups

UI State of Graduate Education address, March 9

Dear Members of the University Community:

You are cordially invited to join me for the second annual State of Graduate Education address on Wednesday, March 9, at 5:30 p.m. in the Art Building West Auditorium (240 ABW). A brief Q&A will follow the address, with a reception afterward in the ABW atrium.

This is a time of unprecedented change and opportunity in graduate education, on this campus and nationally. Please join me to hear about: