UNC Today: Friday, July 25, 2014

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International Education Week: Call for Speaker Proposals

Faculty and staff members in all disciplines are invited to submit names of speakers to potentially bring to campus for International Education Week, to be held Nov. 17-21. The primary criteria for the speaker is that they have an international perspective in their field of research or practice. Up to $3,000 is available for funding of the speaker.

To suggest a speaker or for more information, email Vanja Pejic.

Parking Lot Closures - July 26-Aug. 1

The contractor for the parking lot repairs on campus experienced equipment problems this week, and along with Parking Services, apologizes for the inconveniences that resulted. Every effort will be made to keep to the revised closure schedule, including that for July 26-Aug. 1.

Saturday, July 26

  • Parson's Hall South Lot (south of the gates only)
  • Y-Lot

Monday, July 28

  • F-Lot
  • C-Lot
  • Jackson Field Lot
  • Y-Lot

Tuesday, July 29

  • I-Lot

Wednesday, July 30

  • K West-Lot

Thursday, July 31

  • A-Lot
  • K East-Lot

Friday, Aug. 1

  • K East-Lot

For alternate parking, visit the UNC Parking Lot map.

Please be aware that the amount of work and the time frame to complete the parking lot repairs leaves little margin for delays in schedule. The contractor is committed to adequately repair and test equipment in order to meet the revised schedule.

In addition, Parking Services will attempt to provide more notice regarding lot closures moving forward. Because of the work involved, some lots will need to be closed more the once but every effort will be made to minimize this. Your cooperation is appreciated.

Please contact Parking Services at 970-351-1971 if you have any questions.

80 Years of Summer Theater

The University of Northern Colorado's Little Theatre of the Rockies closes out its 2014 season with Swing! playing July 31-Aug. 2 at 7:30 p.m. and Aug. 3 at 2 p.m. in Langworthy Theatre in Frasier Hall.

Nominated for six Tony awards, Swing! celebrates the emerging cultural and racial diversity that started in pre-war Harlem, generating specialty music styles such as jive, swing, Lindy hop, West Coast swing and hip-hop swing, and features the classic hits "It Don't Mean a Thing," "Hit Me with a Hot Note and Watch Me Bounce" and "Stompin' at the Savory," among many more.

The production features guest School of Theatre Arts and Dance alumna McKayla Marso and is directed and choreographed by STAD faculty member Monte Black.

For performance synopses, casts and ticket information, visit the LTR website.

Classified Promotional, Employment Opportunities

  • #1655 - Internal promotional opportunity for UNC employees: General Labor I - Facilities Managment. Apply by July 31 in Human Resources, Carter 2002, or at www.colorado.gov/dhr/jobs (Promotional Opportunities).
  • # 1223 - Accountant I - General Accounting. Requires bachelor's degree or four years full-time professional accounting experience. Prefer Excel and reconciliation experience. Apply by Aug. 1. at www.colorado.gov/dhr/jobs or in Human Resources, Carter 2002.

Banner,Ursa and Reporting Unavailable Saturday Morning

Banner, Ursa and Reporting will be unavailable 5 a.m.- noon Saturday, July 26, due to scheduled maintenance. For more information, contact Technical Support at 970-351-4357.

Defenses of Dissertations and Oral Comp Exams

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