Inside UNI Feature Story Archive

Amela
Monday, June 17, 2013

Hard work pays off for UNI student

When people think of Amela Andelija, they typically think of a hard worker.

Zach Owens
Monday, June 17, 2013

Students You Should Know: Zach Owens

There's no way of "sneaking" past the fact that UNI junior Zach Owens, a textiles and apparel major, loves designing sneakers. He's taking his next steps at UNI towards becoming part of the textiles industry.

High altitude ballooning
Monday, June 10, 2013

UNI students dedicated to flying high

On Saturday, May 18, following almost a year of hard work and planning, members of the Iowa Near-Space Project Integrating Research and Education (INSPIRE) team at the University of Northern Iowa was finally able to launch a high-altitude balloon more than 85,000 feet into the sky.

Panther Plot
Monday, June 10, 2013

Going green, growing local

"We were looking to create a third space, where people could come together: students, professors and community members. Everyone could come to this place and have a reason to be there." Britney Bockstahler, UNI student, co-creator and summer coordinator of UNI's Panther Plot.

Sam Castro
Monday, June 10, 2013

Staff You Should Know: Sam Castro

If a picture is worth 10,000 words, then the person behind the camera must have good stories to tell. Sam Castro has been a photographer for the past 25 years, spending the past three years as UNI's photojournalist, capturing life on the UNI campus.

Darrell Taylor
Monday, June 3, 2013

Staff You Should Know: Darrell Taylor

"I think that almost everything that humans do is art," said Darrell Taylor, director of UNI's Gallery of Art. "It's all a process that matters. A person's life from beginning to end is this beautiful story, and this beautiful story is art."

Gallagher-Bluedorn season
Monday, June 3, 2013

A 'buffet' of shows for the 2013-14 GBPAC season

Diversity is the goal when building a season schedule at the University of Northern Iowa's Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC). "Our basic program philosophy is that it's a buffet," said Steven Carignan, executive director, GBPAC.

Bill Ruud
Friday, May 31, 2013

Welcome from UNI President Bill Ruud

Dear UNI Faculty, Staff and Students,

Sarah Ormsby
Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Students You Should Know: Sarah Ormsby

Many students start college unsure about what major to pursue. Junior textiles and apparel and marketing major Sarah Ormsby was one of those students.

Ben Hoksch
Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Inspiration just around the river bend

Ben Hoksch has always had a love of the outdoors. His dad grew up in rural Iowa, and as a child, Hoksch and his father would often spend time fishing and hunting along the Mississippi River. His love for nature has had a large influence on his life.

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