Inside UNI Feature Story Archive

QUASH
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

QUASH: Fun with a purpose

What would it be like to have your own grandmother not recognize you? According to junior business management major Holly Seemann, "It's really hard. You'll go see her and she'll smile like she knows who you are, but she doesn't know your name or how she knows you."

Martin Scholarship
Thursday, April 17, 2014

Carrying on a Father's legacy

Growing up in Cedar Falls, Dylan and Riley Martin had the opportunity to take advantage of a number of community resources. In addition to taking dance and art classes at the Hearst Center for the Arts, from a very young age, the sisters spent a lot of time on campus.

Walk in Her Shoes
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Taking steps to end violence

On April 10, University of Northern Iowa men "walked the walk" to spread awareness of sexualized violence against women. Starting at the Alumni House, male students literally walked a mile in women's high-heeled shoes.

UNI Hardwoods
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Love of trees turns into sustainability initiative

"I've always been aware of sustainability issues, but I thought one person couldn't make a difference," said senior business administration: global marketing major Joshua Koppes.

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

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