University of Northern Iowa Newsroom

Grad Report
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.
Mar 24, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Students from the University of Northern Iowa were in Des Moines recently for a news conference to hammer home the message that higher education is critical to Iowa's future. The news conference was a joint effort by Iowa's three state universities. 'Iowa is sending the wrong message to its young people by not supporting public education at the level it should,' said Jeff Scudder, president of the Northern Iowa Student...
Mar 23, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The National Educator Expo, which helps school districts recruit new teachers and administrators, will be held in Maucker Union on the University of Northern Iowa campus, Saturday, March 29. Educator registration begins at 8 a.m. in Sabin Hall Room 102, and will move to the Maucker Expansion lobby at 9 a.m. Ninety-one school districts and educational agencies from across the United States will recruit educators from UNI and...
Mar 20, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- What students can do with a degree in women's studies will be the focus of the next session of 'Women on Fridays,' a discussion series offered by the University of Northern Iowa Women's Studies program, at noon, Friday, March 28, in Baker Hall, Room 161. Graduates will return for the discussion.The series will conclude Friday, April 25, with 'Women's Studies in the Community -- the Community Speaks.'Susan Hill, director of...
Mar 19, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa's 'Leaders on Leadership' series continues Thursday, March 27, with a panel discussion on human rights leadership.The event runs from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m. in Room 246 of UNI's Schindler Education Center. Panelists will be Susan Koch, UNI associate provost; Gina De La Vega, president of UNI's Hispanic Latino Student Union; Abraham Funchess, member of the Waterloo Human Rights Commission; and Mike...
Mar 18, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa ï¾– Judges from around the state will gather Friday, March 21, at the University of Northern Iowa's Center for Energy & Environmental Education (CEEE) to judge the more than 350 entries in the 11th annual Iowa Energy Poster Contest. Students throughout Iowa, in grades one through six, were invited to submit poster designs that reflect energy conservation and renewal to their local utility companies, with local winners...
Mar 18, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The next film in the University of Northern Iowa's 'Reel to Real' film series will be 'Beauty in the Bricks,' a film that explores the lives of black teenage girls growing up in the projects.The film will be shown from noon to 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 26, in the Maucker Union University Room South.Guy Sims, associate director of Maucker Union, says the film is part of the year-long Reel to Real film series that presents...
Mar 18, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa ï¾– 'From Bombs to Breast Cancer: Women and War Stories' will be the topic of a lecture at the University of Northern Iowa at 7 p.m., Monday, March 24, in Seerley Hall, Room 115. Evelyne Accad, professor of French at the University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana, and an internationally acclaimed writer, singer, songwriter, poet, teacher and women's rights activist, will discuss issues of war, breast cancer, excision, oppression...
Mar 17, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa ï¾– Richard Hendel, a book designer and author of 'On Book Design,' will speak at the University of Northern Iowa at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 24, in the Kamerick Art Building Auditorium, Room 111. His lecture, sponsored by the UNI Department of Art, is free and open to the public. Hendel is one of the country's leading graphic designers, according to Roy Behrens, UNI professor of art and art director for The North American...
Mar 17, 2003
3/18/03News BriefFollowing is a story lead and the University of Northern Iowa sources who can best address this topic. Feel free to contact the sources directly. Note to editors and news directors: UNI is on spring break through Friday, March 21. The first number listed for a source is the office phone number; home phone numbers are listed second.UNI professors explain the concept of war from various perspectives Anti-war perspectives The UNI...
Mar 17, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa ï¾– 'The Failures of Feminism' will be discussed by Angela 'Bay' Buchanan, sister of three-time presidential candidate Pat Buchanan, at 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, in the Seerley Hall Great Reading Room on the University of Northern Iowa campus. Her presentation is free and open to the public. Buchanan is president of The American Cause, an educational foundation dedicated to advancing traditional conservative values. She...

Pages

Subscribe to