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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.
Sep 16, 2002
The September meeting of the Board of Regents, State of Iowa, will take place at the University of Iowa, Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 18 and 19. Several issues pertaining to UNI will be on the docket. Those issues, and the individuals who can best address them, follow below. The full docket is available on the Web at http://www2.state.ia.us/regents/meetings/DocketMemos/02Memos/sep02/sepdo...Tuition increase Robert Koob, president, (319) 273-...
Sep 16, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The Breuss family of West Des Moines will be honored as the University of Northern Iowa 2002 Family of the Year by the UNI Parents Association on Saturday, Sept. 21. Their recognition is a part of the annual UNI Family Fest celebration Friday through Sunday, Sept. 20-22. They will be honored at an outdoor tailgate event, from 2 to 4 p.m., prior to the UNI football game against Stephen F. Austin State University in the UNI-...
Sep 15, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- A director/designer presentation for 'The Laramie Project,' next month's season-opening production for Theatre UNI, will take place at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18 in the Bertha Martin Theatre of the Strayer-Wood Theatre on the University of Northern Iowa campus. The presentation will allow Director Cynthia Goatley, UNI associate professor of theatre, and the show's scenic, lighting, and costume designers to share their...
Sep 15, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Theatre UNI will present 'The Good Wife,' a poetry performance by Georgia Scott, at 7:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 23, at the Strayer-Wood Theatre on the University of Northern Iowa campus. The presentation is sponsored in part by the Martha Ellen Tye Guest Artist Fund. It is free and open to the public. Focused around the theme of Communist-ruled Poland after World War II, 'The Good Wife' is a collection of candid, yet emotional...
Sep 15, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Following four consecutive record-setting years, the University of Northern Iowa's fall enrollment stands at 13,926 students, a decrease of 144 or 1 percent. The decrease in this fall's official enrollment figure had been anticipated, according to UNI Registrar Philip Patton. Each year, UNI updates its 10-year enrollment projection and officials told the Board of Regents, State of Iowa, last April to expect...
Sep 15, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- 'Grand Isle Stories,' a new play about the Louisiana barrier island town of Grand Isle and its people, will be performed at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 20 and Saturday, Sept. 21, at the UNI Interpreters Theatre, Lang Hall, Room 40, on the University of Northern Iowa campus. The play is written and directed by Dennis Doyle, UNI alumnus and associate professor of communication studies at Central College in Pella. Grand...
Sep 12, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- For the sixth consecutive year, the University of Northern Iowa is ranked second in the 'Midwestern Universities -- Master's' category for public universities, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2003 'America's Best Colleges' guidebook. The magazine's ranking criteria include peer assessment, academic reputation, retention, faculty resources, student selectivity, financial resources, graduation rate performance,...
Sep 12, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The annual Alliant Energy Iowa Electrathon Race will be Saturday, Sept. 21, at the University of Northern Iowa's B parking lot across University Avenue from Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center. This electric car endurance contest promotes energy efficiency and demonstrates the viability of cars powered by electricity. Approximately one dozen teams from Iowa high schools designed and built one-person electric...
Sep 12, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- 'In Style with UNI,' a free fashion show featuring casual and athletic wear bearing the newest UNI athletics logo, will take place at 1 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 21, on the UNI-Dome's east plaza. Julie Bright, UNI associate athletic director/business services, said local retailers will offer a preview of UNI fashions and other merchandise available at Cedar Valley stores. There also will be discount coupons from...
Sep 11, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Family Weekend officially kicks off at the University of Northern Iowa with a performance, the New Wave Vaudeville Show, at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 20, in the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center's Great Hall. Admission is free for UNI students and children 11 and under. Tickets are $5 for all others. Saturday's events include college open houses from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Panther Style Show at 1 p.m. on the UNI-...

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