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Two (login) steps in the right direction

Two-factor authentication to be required for Employee Self Service website
UI employees who haven’t yet enrolled in Two-Step Login with Duo Security must do so by Feb. 22. Two-Step Login is an IT security measure that helps protect critical data and systems for the university and its people.
nite ride vehicle

NITE RIDE to expand service hours for finals

Service provides late night transportation for people of all genders
NITE RIDE will now operate on a 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. schedule.

University of Iowa Police train on Fair and Impartial Policing strategies

Training helps officers develop skills to reduce influence of implicit biases
The UI Police Department began Fair and Impartial Policing (FIP) training this semester after sending a group of officers to a train-the-trainer course in Davenport last spring.

UI Department of Public Safety introduces app to enhance student safety

Hawk Watch app helps students create virtual safety network, send anonymous crime tips
Hawk Watch, which is powered by the campus safety app Rave Guardian, allows users to invite friends, family, or the UI Department of Public Safety to act as a virtual safety escort, or “guardian,” when they travel from one location to another.

UI’s Threat Assessment and Care Team connects faculty, staff, and students to resources

Attention to assessment and care make UI’s program unique
The Threat Assessment and Care Team combines expertise in the areas of law enforcement, mental health, student services, organizational effectiveness, employment law, and other legal issues to provide an integrated and coordinated approach for early identification, assessment, and management of behaviors that threaten the well-being of the UI community.

5 things students forget

Don’t overlook these easy-to-miss dates, deadlines, and resources
Here are five important dates, deadlines, or resources that students often miss.
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Security office warns of email scams

UI IT professionals see a rise in phishing scams, offer tips to avoid account compromise
UI IT professionals are seeing a rise in phishing scams. Use these tips to avoid compromising your account.