• University of Northern Iowa alumnae Vanessa Espinoza was the youngest person inducted into the Latino Hall of Fame.
    University of Northern Iowa alumnae Vanessa Espinoza was the youngest person inducted into the Latino Hall of Fame.
    Aiming to Inspire
  • Students pour metal the University of Northern Iowa's Metal Casting Center.
    Students pour metal the University of Northern Iowa's Metal Casting Center.
    Metal casting sparks success for UNI student
  • UNI student leader Meka Mosley
    Meka Mosley is a student leader at the University of Northern Iowa.
    ‘Making it’ as a first-generation college student
  • A University of Northern Iowa student loads a specimen in the Micro CT.
    A University of Northern Iowa student loads a specimen in the Micro CT.
    Micro scans, big opportunities

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UNI to host eighth annual African-American Children and Families Conference

UNI's College of Education will host the eighth annual African-American Children and Families Conference from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., Friday, Feb. 22, in the Schindler Education Center. A pre-conference will be held from 5 to 9 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 21, in Maucker Union. The theme for this year's conference is "The Power of Our People, Strength Through History, Culture, Hope, Experience and Collective Stories."

UNI students offer free tax return preparation and e-filing

Accounting students at UNI are providing free income tax assistance again this year through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Assistance in the preparation of tax returns will be available on Monday and Wednesday nights from Feb. 11 through April 10 (excluding March 18 and 20 of spring break week). Returns are being prepared from 6 to 8 p.m., with registration taking place in Room 223 of the Curris Business Building. No appointment is necessary; Room 223 will open at 5:30 p.m.