Inside UNI Feature Story Archive

Monday, October 5, 2015

2 + 2 = More

For 10 years, Shanghai Dianji University (SDJU) students in China have had the opportunity to study at UNI through the 2+2 program.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

College of Education Open House

Do you want to become a teacher and make a difference in other's lives? What about helping pro athletes and weekend warriors become the best they can be physically and mentally? Now's your chance at the College of Education (COE) Open House, Friday, Oct. 2.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Right Fit. Right School. Right Here.

Nationally recognized organizations and publications continue to honor UNI with awards of excellence, which is more proof that UNI is the right fit for so many students.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Let the celebration begin!

September 15 through October 15 is a special time for the campus community as UNI celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Living the good life

 Hi, fellow Panthers! I'm Jacob Ferguson, a senior from Marion majoring in English.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Home sweet home

Hi, Panthers! I'm Abbie Kreun, a senior resident assistant in Noehren Hall. It's great to have you back on campus!

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Sign up now for FSL recruitment

UNI has more than 300 clubs and organizations, including four fraternities and four sororities.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Mixin' it up at UNI

What's black and blue and seen all over? UNI's mixed recycling and waste containers. "Mixed recycling" means that paper, cardboard, plastic and metal do not need to be sorted prior to recycling.

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Welcome Back, Panthers!

Welcome back, students, faculty and staff!

It's great to have you back on campus. And for those of you who are new to UNI, I'd like to express a warm welcome from the entire Panther family. I know it's going to be a great year!

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

UNI programs receive reaccreditation

The University of Northern Iowa's counseling and social work programs have been reaccredited by separate councils for eight years, which is the maximum amount of time awarded to nationally accredited programs.

Sunday, August 23, 2015

The 'Bridges' come home

Robert James Waller has authored seven novels, including the bestseller "The Bridges of Madison County." Published in 1992, the novel has sold 50 million copies worldwide and has been published in 40 different languages.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

UNI's real estate major opens doors

When it comes to buying or selling real estate, it's all about location, location, location. When it comes to learning how to buy or sell real estate, it's all about location too. And that location is UNI, the only school in the state to offer a bachelor's degree in real estate.

Friday, July 31, 2015

Leading ladies

With more than 250 student clubs and organizations at UNI, you're sure to find at least one that appeals to you.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

UNI: The right fit for transfer students

Each year, more than 30 percent of UNI's incoming students have transferred from a community college or another university. And for good reason!

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Computing for equality

Nationally, only about 18 percent of computer science graduates are women. At UNI, the number of women enrolled in a computer science major or minor is around 9 percent.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

One student, many voices

On May 1, Rachael Johnson began a six-year journey that only one student in the entire state has the honor of taking: Johnson is serving as the student appointee to the Board of Regents (BOR), State of Iowa.

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

For Paul Andersen, it's ok to judge

When you're a UNI student, it's all about what you learn in class, what you take part in outside of class and the people you meet along the way.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Pick a peck of peppers, pronto!

The new "farmers market on wheels" makes for an exciting time this summer as it launches business here in the Cedar Valley.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

From Panther to Timberwolf

Kyle Burns is into sports big time. He came to UNI and ran Division I track for four years. He was a Panther Sports Marketing intern and a member of UNI's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. And the UNI-Dome was his favorite place to be.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Surprising insights from Small Business Report

From incubators to coworks, One Million Cups (1MC) to angel investment forums, communities throughout Iowa and across the country are eager to offer resources and services to support and encourage entrepreneurship and small business – and they should.