Inside UNI Feature Story Archive

Student teaching
Wednesday, January 15, 2014

UNI awarded grant to pilot yearlong student teaching program

The University of Northern Iowa was awarded a more than $500,000 grant by the Iowa Department of Education and was selected to be one of two Iowa institutions of higher education to pilot a yearlong student teaching program.

Mobile app
Thursday, January 9, 2014

UNI goes mobile!

University of Northern Iowa students, faculty and staff now have the ability to take UNI with them wherever they go... on their smartphones!

Student loan indebtedness
Thursday, January 9, 2014

UNI student loan indebtedness decreases

Breaking away from national trends in student borrowing, the University of Northern Iowa has seen its average student loan indebtedness decrease by 10 percent over the past three years. The average undergraduate student now graduates having borrowed $2,500 less than in 2010.

Panther Picks
Friday, December 20, 2013

Pick a Panther, find a friend

"Meeting new people is an important part of going off to college, and one of the best ways to do that is by having a roommate you didn't know before moving into the residence halls," said Allison Rolinger, a freshman from Cedar Falls.

UNI cookbook
Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Bite into the best of UNI Dining Services

UNI Best Bites is hot off the press—and flying off the shelves.

Women's Rugby
Monday, December 16, 2013

Women's rugby kicks it up a notch

UNI is an NCAA Division I powerhouse, known for outstanding men's and women's athletic teams. On December 7 and 8, the UNI women's rugby team captured the nation's attention once again by making its first appearance in the American Collegiate Rugby Association Final Four.

Doerfer event
Thursday, December 12, 2013

UNI alumni have a hand in space exploration

University of Northern Iowa alumnus David Takes ('81) and his company, Doerfer Companies, received a multi-year contract with the National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) to provide the main assembly and material handling transporters for NASA's new Space Launch System (SLS).

Happy Holidays
Tuesday, December 10, 2013

UNI offers tips for Happy Holidays

In addition to getting ready for finals week and fall commencement, University of Northern Iowa students, faculty and staff will also have the stress of holiday shopping and trying to stay fit with the myriad of holiday goodies.

Jacqui Kalin
Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Courting success

Basketball player Jacqui Kalin has left a legacy as one of the most successful student-athletes the University of Northern Iowa has ever had.

Massage
Monday, December 2, 2013

Relax and unwind with a massage

During this time of year, it's easy to let too much food, too little sleep and too many trips to the mall push good self-care habits out the window. Take some time to slow down, breathe deeply and be good to yourself by scheduling a relaxing massage at UNI's Wellness Recreation Center (WRC).

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