Inside UNI Feature Story Archive

Special Olympics Iowa
Friday, April 11, 2014

UNI makes a difference with Special Olympics Iowa

In January, 400 athletes, 200 coaches and chaperones, and 300 volunteers attended the Special Olympics Iowa Winter Games in Dubuque. More than 50 of those volunteers were students from the University of Northern Iowa.

Steven Sanchez
Monday, April 7, 2014

Succeeding on my own terms

My life has been far from traditional. I've always struggled to feel connected to my peers because my experience has been so different from most people my age. I was bullied throughout elementary and middle school and dropped out of school after the eighth grade.

Dance Team
Monday, April 7, 2014

Campus, community ambassadors

The Dance Team's high energy, precise pirouettes and sparkly poms are hard to miss at UNI football and basketball games. Their Panther spirit is contagious, and their commitment to being university ambassadors comes from the heart.

BOR Open Forum
Thursday, April 3, 2014

Efficiency and Transformation Study Open Forum April 7

Dear Members of the UNI Family:

Out of the Darkness Walk
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

UNI students plan Out of the Darkness Walk

When someone dies by suicide, the experience often has a lasting effect on the people close to the deceased, as well as their community.

Mini Comic-Con
Thursday, March 27, 2014

There’s plenty to marvel at Mini Comic-Con

Ramps and Pathways
Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Ramping up STEM curriculum

Can children as young as three and four engage in engineering and technology in the classroom? The idea may sound far-fetched, but for students involved in Ramps and Pathways curriculum, it's just a typical part of the school day.

UNI Business
Tuesday, March 25, 2014

UNIBusiness students get ready for business

When Cedar Valley companies are looking for competent young professionals, they need to look no further than UNIBusiness, the business college at the University of Northern Iowa.

Students Today Leaders Forever
Thursday, March 20, 2014

A spring break they'll never forget

Nine days. Six cities. Working with other students to make a difference along the way. That's how 25 UNI students are spending their spring break while creating lasting memories and further developing their servant-leadership skills.

Brazil trip
Tuesday, March 18, 2014

A world of opportunities for music students

Professor of music Rebecca Burkhardt is conducting the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra during their spring break performances in Brazil.

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