The purpose of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Staff Council is to provide a venue for staff members in the College to participate in collegiate and university-level shared governance.

Campus Coronavirus Updates

Fellow CLAS Staff Members, we hope you and your loved ones are doing well and staying healthy during the COVID-19 crisis. If you need the most up-to-date information about University of Iowa policies and responses to the pandemic, please visit the UI’s page dedicated to Campus Coronavirus Updates. If you have questions or concerns specific to CLAS staff, feel free to use the feedback mechanisms below to connect with us. We are here for you!

What's On Your Mind?

Please share your ideas, information, suggestions, or questions with the CLAS Staff Council.

News and Announcements

News and Announcements

Hawks of Color

The Division of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, the Diversity Councils, and the Graduate College are pleased to announce this semester’s Hawks of Color event schedule.

Hawks of Color is a place of welcome and community building while celebrating excellence! Formerly Faculty and Staff of Color, Hawks of Color is a re-envisioned community space to support and promote conversations among historically underrepresented, global majority, and/or marginalized faculty, staff, postdocs, and students at the University of Iowa. In addition to uplifting our voices and brilliance, attendees will have an opportunity to gather with others.

Fall Wellness Newsletter

In the liveWELL Fall 2021 newsletter, we explore the benefits of a regular gratitude practice to protect mental and emotional well-being. You can also find more information about our upcoming liveWELL trainings which feature resources and tips for resilience, mindfulness, financial well-being, and caregiving.

October is Campus Sustainability Month

An international celebration of sustainability in higher education! The goal of Campus Sustainability Month is to raise the visibility of campus sustainability and provide campus sustainability advocates with a platform to deepen campus engagement around sustainability. In that spirit the Office of Sustainability and the Environment encourages everyone on campus to connect with sustainability on campus, and beyond.

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