Inside UNI Feature Story Archive

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.

Monday, May 20, 2013

UNI choirs: Music to our ears

Being in a UNI choir is like joining a family. Some of the members of the Varsity Men's Glee Club would go out to eat every Wednesday for a group dinner. Women's Chorus has been known to leave voicemails singing "Happy Birthday" to friends and relatives.

President Allen
Monday, May 20, 2013

A new chapter for President Allen

During his time as president of the University of Northern Iowa, Ben Allen presided over seven spring and fall commencements, attended countless athletic and performing arts events, shared words of praise and encouragement with students, and most importantly, "elevated UNI in the eyes of the citi

Thursday, May 16, 2013

Student success: Spring 2013 grads

Meghan Orr – Sioux City, Iowa
Monzurul Russel
Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Students You Should Know: Monzurul Russel

As Americans, we often hear about people coming to this country in pursuit of their dreams. Monzurul Russel, a computer science major at the University of Northern Iowa, is one student who made his journey from Bangladesh for that very reason.