Staff Council and Community events

Date(s): Event: Description: Website / Location / Contact:
February 16, 2022
CLAS Staff Council Meeting CLAS Staff Council meetings take place on the third Wednesday of every month at 10:30 am. Email to get Zoom link.
January 17-21, 2022 Journey to Unity Week

Division of DEI

Journey to Unity Week will begin on January 17th, 2022, celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The MLK Celebration of Human Rights will start our week of unity. Tuesday, we will celebrate our people, Wednesday, our achievements, and Thursday, our programs and resources. Finally, we will tell our growth stories and highlight our plans for the coming year on Friday.

January 31, 2022 Celebration of Excellence and Achievement Among Women Nominations Due Distinguished Achievement Awards Committee Award winners will be honored at a live virtual event April 6th, 2022 from 4-5pm
February 11, 2022 Mary Louise Kelley Staff Excellence Award Nominations Due CLAS Human Resources
Friday, February 11th, 2022 Hawks of Color with Dr. Erin Stresow

Friday, February 11th from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Click to Register for February 11th Hawks of Color Event

February 25-27, 2022 UI to mark 175 years in 2022 The University of Iowa will celebrate its 175th anniversary in 2022, with special events and activities planned throughout the academic year, including special exhibits at UI Libraries and Pentacrest Museums.
Friday, March 11th, 2022 Hawks of Color with Broderick Binns

Friday, March 11th from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Click to Register for March 11th Hawks of Color Event

Friday, April 8th, 2022 Hawks of Color with Molly Hall-Martin, PhD Candidate

Friday, April 8th from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Click to Register for April 8th Hawks of Color Event


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