Inside UNI Feature Story Archive

Sarah Eikenberry
Thursday, July 31, 2014

Getting down to the business of science

A double major in biochemistry and biology. A minor in economics. These areas of study may seem like an odd combination to some, but to senior Sarah Eikenberry, it makes perfect sense.

3D Printer
Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Paving the way for advanced printing technologies

In the last few years, 3-Dimensional printing has become an incredibly hot topic. On the cutting edge of this exciting technology is the University of Northern Iowa, which is now home to the largest 3-D printer in North America.

Meskwaki Settlement
Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Meskwaki Settlement students visit UNI

The University of Northern Iowa College of Education has developed a partnership with the Meskwaki Settlement. A total of 24 youth came to UNI for a weeklong summer camp June 22 through 28.

Chris Schrage
Thursday, July 17, 2014

Faculty You Should Know: Chris Schrage

Chris Schrage, UNI's global opportunities coordinator and a marketing instructor in the college of business, holds the distinction of being the first Iowan and one of the first 100 people in the world to obtain the Certified Global Business Professional (CGBP) certification.

Single-stream recycling
Thursday, July 17, 2014

Single-stream makes recycling a breeze

If you live on campus at UNI, you've probably noticed a change in the recycling process in the residence halls.

Geography majors
Thursday, July 17, 2014

UNI: The right location for geography majors

Geographic information systems (GIS) may sound like a niche technical major, but you probably use several different GIS technologies every day. Every time you tag your location on Facebook or find your way using your phone's GPS app, you're using GIS technology.

Summer Orientation
Thursday, July 3, 2014

Sincerely yours: UNI's summer orientation staff

Summertime is here and so are new students. UNI's summer orientation staff just reached the home stretch with being more than halfway done with summer orientation. Having completed six previous orientations, the staff still has three more sessions to go.

Sturgis Youth Theatre
Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Learning through theatre

Everyone's familiar with the iconic scene from the fairy tale "Cinderella" in which Prince Charming puts Cinderella's glass slipper on her foot and finds it's the perfect fit. In the original story, Cinderella was the only person in town who could fit into the shoes.

Timmons Family
Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Busy couple masters part-time MBA program

Prioritization and sacrifice are principles that guided Faye and Ernie Timmons during the past two years. They were both students in UNI's part-time MBA program, they both work full-time at John Deere in Waterloo and they're parents to three boys under age 5.

Joe Noonan
Thursday, June 12, 2014

A strong link in the global supply chain

Junior Joe Noonan is steering his studies and out-of-class experiences toward a high-octane career in global supply chain management.