Lisa Krausman, Department of Residence administrative dietitian and purchasing manager, earned national recognition for her outstanding contributions to the National Association of College and University Food Services (NACUFS). The award was presented at the 2011 national NACUFS conference.
Welcome from the Vice President
Welcome to the Division of Student Affairs at UNI! We provide connections and resources for students to be successful on their educational journey. We aspire to develop partnerships that build a welcoming, equitable and engaging environment, and connect in-the-classroom learning with out-of-classroom opportunities. By collaborating with others across the campus community, we challenge students to grow to their full potential. Join us on this journey as we contribute to the development of students to become better leaders of today and better citizens of tomorrow.
Please let us know how we can do better at our shared goals for student success. Departments in Student Affairs include:
- Vice President for Student Affairs
- Career Services
- Center for Multicultural Education
- Dean of Students
- Health and Recreation Services
- Student Life & Event Services
- Student Success & Retention
Paula Knudson, Ph.D.
Vice President for Student Affairs
Six new staff members have joined the Department of Residence to support student success in residence communities.
Residence Life Coordinators (RLC) provide leadership in the residence halls, supervising all residence life staff and programming. There are three new RLCs for 2011-12. Nick Landmesser is in Noehren Hall; Ashley Fisher is in Hagemann Hall; and Chavel Aron is in Campbell Hall.
The Department of Residence Panther Village public artwork, Bowers, is being fabricated this summer in the sculpture studio on the University of Northern Iowa campus. Lynn Basa, a Chicago-based artist and educator, was selected to design the artwork. When she visited campus and saw the technical and physical capacity of the sculpture studio, she initiated a collaboration that would benefit UNI students and, at the same time, contribute to the local economy with the local purchase of materials and labor. Photos of the project progress were taken in mid-July and accompany
Ashley Minshall assumed the position of the new Program Coordinator/Campus Activities at the Student Involvement and Activities Center in the Maucker Union on July 5. Her primary responsibilities include advising Campus Activities Board, Panther Productions, homecoming and leading student programming and related initiatives for the Student Involvement and Activities Center.