Inside UNI Feature Story Archive

Art for El Salvador
Tuesday, September 24, 2013

A heart for art

Prior to becoming Panthers, Dallas Center high school students Maria and Niah Howard went on a mission trip to El Salvador with a delegation from their church.

Julia Heuer
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Staff You Should Know: Julia Heuer

"I come from a very traditional, patriarchal family," said Julia Heuer, UNI's military and veteran student services coordinator. "I was taught that you get a high school education, then get married and have kids."

Rod Library
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

A study space - and a whole lot more

In spring 1961, the library staff, headed by Donald O. Rod, surveyed students to learn what they wanted in UNI's new campus library.

Hyperspectral imaging
Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Students excel in hyperspectral imaging research

Students from across the nation traveled to the Cedar Valley this summer to study hyperspectral imaging. For the second year, the University of Northern Iowa's geography department hosted the eight-week course for 10 undergraduate students hailing from all corners of the country.

Karen Mitchell
Monday, September 9, 2013

Faculty You Should Know: Karen Mitchell

Karen Mitchell has had an outstanding career in performance. She has been a communication studies professor in Performance Studies at UNI for more than 22 years and was recently awarded the Leslie Irene Coger Award for Distinguished Performance by the National Communication Association (NCA).

Tom Madsen
Monday, September 9, 2013

Students You Should Know: Tom Madsen

"I came to college and wanted to do something I really liked, something challenging that wasn't a waste of my time."

Student patrol
Monday, September 9, 2013

Students are in good hands

Student Involvement Center
Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Learn, lead, succeed

"Research shows the retention rate is higher for students who get involved on campus than for those who don't," said Mike Bobeldyk, UNI's Maucker Union associate director. "Research also shows there's a higher graduation rate for those who get involved than for those who don't."

Live Like a Student
Monday, August 26, 2013

Free course pays big dividends

Three weeks. Six classes. Thousands of dollars. UNI students can invest a little time and receive big payoffs now and for years to come by taking the free course Live Like a Student.

Welcome back
Monday, August 26, 2013

Welcome back from President Ruud

**A letter from President Bill Ruud to all UNI students, faculty and staff.

Dear UNI students, faculty and staff,

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