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Apply by Jan. 5 for a foreign travel grant: Members of the budgeted staff with faculty rank are eligible to apply for a foreign travel grant to support travel that takes place between Jan. 17 and Aug. 15, 2018. Travel must take place to and from one location to be considered, and applicants may apply for a grant for travel that has already happened if other considerations are met. Junior faculty who have the opportunity to participate in an international activity that is in the purview of the foreign travel grant program are highly encouraged to apply. More».
For more information, contact Judy Carter or Theresa Boettcher at;

Help the College of Human Sciences reach its United Way goal by Dec. 1: The college has so far raised about $19,000 for United Way this year — or about 84 percent of its $22,500 goal. If you have not made your contribution to the United Way campaign, please do so soon. The CHS United Way Committee thanks you in advance for helping the college to achieve its goal. More».
For more information, contact Dynette Mosher in administration at 515-294-2820 or

Seeking musicians to take part in College of Human Sciences' holiday video shoot: The College of Human Sciences communications office is in search of students, faculty, and staff who play or have played a musical instrument to be part of the college's 2017 holiday video. It promises to be fun. Contact the college's videographer, Ryan Riley, at or 515-294-0866 by Tuesday, Nov. 14 if you are interested.
For more information, contact Ryan Riley in administration at 515-294-0866 or

Sign up by November 22 for free faculty and staff CPR training, November 28: Learn or refresh your skills in cardiopulmonary resuscitation in a CPR training short course offered at no cost to faculty and staff by the College of Human Sciences. Taught by Jennifer Spry-Knutson's kinesiology and health class, the course runs from 3:10 to 5 p.m. in 0181 Forker Building. The course is limited to 10 participants. To sign up, RSVP to Jenn Plagman-Galvin by Wednesday, November 22.
For more information, contact Jenn Plagman-Galvin in administration at 515-294-1410 or

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