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Each year, the University of Northern Iowa Office of Career Services releases a report detailing post-graduation success. In 2013, 88 percent of respondents were either employed or receiving further education – the highest number in the past five years.
Apr 14, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa will host 'Sole Power,' a project designed to encourage non-motorized commuting to campus, and the annual Earth Day celebration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesday, April 22, at the Maucker Union Plaza. 'The purpose of Sole Power is for people to leave their cars at home and instead walk, bike or skate to campus,' said Kathy Gulick, UNI director of University Health Services. 'It encourages...
Apr 14, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa teacher education department has awarded scholarships to four incoming freshman. The scholarship includes tuition for four years and is based on grade point average, class rank, ACT scores and an interview with the faculty committee. The scholarship is valued at $4,378 for the 2003-2004 academic year. Among the scholarship winners is (Name), the son/daughter of (Parents' Names), from (...
Apr 14, 2003
The UNI volleyball team and coaches will be recognized for a particularly successful season during special ceremonies in the House and Senate chambers at the State Capitol at 1 p.m. on Monday, April 21. Ranked as high as No. 6 in the nation, the team finished the season with a 34-3 record, and advanced to the NCAA Sweet Sixteen for the second year in a row. Head Coach Bobbi Petersen was named National Coach of the Year by the American Volleyball...
Apr 14, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa marketing fraternity, Pi Sigma Epsilon will host its second annual 5K run, 'Sprint into Spring,' at 8 a.m., Saturday, April 26. The check-in and starting point are along the east side of UNI's Seerley Hall on Wisconsin Street. Registration begins at 6:30 a.m. Runners and walkers of all ages may participate. All proceeds will sponsor fraternity members attending next year's regional...
Apr 13, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa will host the Austrian consul general, Elisabeth Kehrer, at 3 p.m., Monday, April 21, in Curris Business Building, Room 109. According to Philip Mauceri, UNI associate professor of political science, Kehrer will speak on the role of Europe in the Iraqi conflict, the future relationship between the European Union and the United States, and how the European Union has unified Europe...
Apr 13, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa will host Russian Gypsy musicians Talisman and the Kolpakov Trio, at 8 p.m., Thursday, April 17, in the Seerley Hall Great Reading Room. Romani musicians from Moscow, Talisman and the Kolpakov Trio are reconstructing authentic Gypsy music of the 19th century. Talisman consists of Anne Harley, soprano; Oleg Timofeyev, Russian seven-string guitar and artistic director; and Etienne...
Apr 10, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- For its final event of the academic year, the University of Northern Iowa chapter of Up 'Til Dawn will sponsor 'Battle of the Bands,' beginning at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 17, in Maucker Union. Student members of the Up 'Til Dawn Executive Board are ___(NAME)___, a ___(CLASSIFICATION/MAJOR)___ from ___(HOMETOWN)___.Up 'Til Dawn is a nationwide student-run organization that helps raise money for St. Jude Children's...
Apr 10, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Jonathan Katz, art historian at Yale University, will present 'Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg: Picturing Intimacy,' at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 17, in the Kamerick Art Building, Room 111, on the University of Northern Iowa campus. The lecture is sponsored by the Martha Ellen Tye Visiting Artist/Scholar Series. It is free and open to the public.
Apr 10, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa forensics team will present a forensics showcase at 7:30 p.m., Monday, April 14 in Lang Hall, Room 40. Team members will perform in front of a live audience. The showcase serves as a warm-up for the National Forensic Association National Championship Tournament on April 15. It also provides UNI professors the opportunity to expose their students to competitive speech. Among those...
Apr 10, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Kathleen Kelly, a leading authority in fundraising and public relations, will be the guest speaker for the Hearst Lecture Series at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, in the Lang Hall Auditorium on the University of Northern Iowa campus. She will discuss 'Society's Third Sector: Our Bedrock of Social, Capital, Civil Society and Democracy.' Kelly coordinates the public relations program at the University of Louisiana at...

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