Nominations Sought for UNO Employee of the Month
Do you know a UNO employee who provides outstanding service to his or her department, the division or university as a whole? Why are you waiting? Nominate them for the 'Oh, What a Difference You Make!' Award (Employee of the Month) for office/service and managerial/professional staff. Nominations may be submitted by students, staff, faculty, visitors and administrators, and must meet the criteria listed below.
-Employed by UNO for one year or longer.
-Be in good standing.
- Performing job above and beyond expectations;
- Interpersonal skills/communication;
- Knowledge of job; and
-Recipients receive $200, "rock star" parking for that month, recognition and photograph with the Chancellor, recognition at a Board of Regents meeting, a lapel pin and beverage holder.
-An Employee of the Month qualifies to be selected as Employee of the Year.
To nominate an employee, print and complete the nomination form and send it to Human Resources, EAB 205.
Parking Permits Now Available for Purchase
Parking permits for the 2013-2014 academic year are now available for purchase online at www.unomaha.edu/parking/.
On the UNO Parking website, click MavPark. The site will require a NetID and password (same as your Blackboard login) and vehicle information for all vehicles parking on campus. Your vehicle information will include the vehicle's make, model, color, and license plate number. Before going online, please have this information available. Permits must be displayed beginning Monday, August 26, 2013.
Parking Services will mail permits on Wednesday, August 7, for all orders received by Wednesday, July 31. After July 31, online orders must be picked up at the following locations:
-Monday, August 19 to Friday, August 23--Eppley Administration Building: Auditorium
-Monday, August 26 and Tuesday, August 27--Milo Bail Student Center: 3rd Floor, Council Room
Contact Parking Services at 402.554.PARK (7275) or firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
East and West Parking Garages Closed for Maintenance July 20-21
The East and West Garages will be closed for power washing on Saturday, July 20, and Sunday, July 21.
Parking is available in any surface lot (faculty, staff or student) during these times. Parking is not allowed on access roads, in reserved or handicap stalls (unless they display a valid handicap permit), fire lanes or drive aisles.
Contact Parking Services with questions at 402.554.PARK (7275).
Heath Draney Solo Exhibition at Criss Library Through August 16
The Criss Library is hosting Innocence, a Heath Draney Solo Exhibition, through August 16, in the Osborne Family Gallery. For more information, visit the Criss Library current exhibits webpage.
Mark Your Calendars: Academic Majors Expo September 17
The Academic & Career Development Center (ACDC) and student services staff across campus are collaborating to host an Academic Majors Expo on Tuesday, September 17, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
This will be an opportunity for new and continuing students to learn more about academic majors offered at UNO and identify career options associated with majors.
If you are interested in representing your college or department at this event, please contact Katie Wessel at email@example.com. We hope to have all majors/programs represented!
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UNO eNotes is the daily electronic news source for the campus community. eNotes is published by the Office of University Communications, 113 Eppley Administration Building. Stephanie Montgomery, digital communications assistant, is the editor.
Faculty, staff and students who would like to submit potential eNotes items for publication may do so by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please check out the guidelines for eNotes, which are located here. You can also email eNotes with questions.
24th Annual Data Users Conference at UNO August 13
The UNO Center for Public Affairs Research will be holding its annual conference Tuesday, August 13, in the CPACS building and by webcast.
This conference focuses on economic and population data from the U.S. Census Bureau and Labor Departments. Highlighted this year will be information on health insurance, how Nebraska’s metro and nonmetro areas differ, hands-on computer training of web applications, and Nebraska’s population trends.
See the details and register here: www.unomaha.edu/cpar/conference.php.
Free Toner Cartridges Listing
Limited quantities of free toner and inkjet cartridges are available from Mail Services for department use only. To reserve any of the following, contact Kathy Hartle at 402.554.2337.
University Communications Webpage and Updated UNO Brand Guide Available
Working on marketing materials this summer? The Office of University Communications has launched their new website here.
Visit the site to learn about the team, services, brand guidelines, media services, creative services and assistance related to marketing and media available to campus.
University Communications also launched updated brand guidelines for all campus departments, offices and organizations to utilize when using the UNO brand and communicating on behalf of the University through marketing and promotional materials. Full details related to the updated guidelines, including a PDF of the updated brand guidelines, can be found here.
For any questions related to marketing, communication or media, please contact the Office of University Communications using the main email: email@example.com.