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University of Northern Iowa alumnus Ian Goldsmith performs his one-man show "The Salutatorian" at Chicago's Second City.

This September, UNI alumnus Ian Goldsmith, ‘12, performed an original one-man comedy show to two sold-out audiences at The Second City's de Maat Studio Theater in Chicago—by most measures, a successful venture. But Goldsmith doesn’t always feel like a success.

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Campus Life
Campus Life

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Health and Safety
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Diversity
Diversity

UNI values diversity and offers a variety of programs and services.

Calendars
Calendars

For important dates and campus events.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Reaffirmation statement

President Nook has published a reaffirmation of UNI's commitment to nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The full statement can be found online.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Tutors needed at UNI-CUE

The UNI-CUE (Center for Urban Education), located in downtown Waterloo, is in need of tutors this semester. There are more than 50 students in elementary, middle and high school still needing to be paired with a tutor. All subject areas are welcome. Please email Megan Holbach for more information.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Nominate or apply for the 2019 Student Leadership Awards

UNI recognizes outstanding student leadership through a series of awards presented to students and student organizations. Do you know of students, organizations or advisers that are deserving of recognition? For a list of awards and nomination information, visit the Student Leadership Awards website. Self-nominations are also encouraged. Applications/nominations open Tuesday, Jan. 22, and close Friday, Feb. 15. The Student Leadership Awards event will be Tuesday, April 9.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice open house

Don't forget to celebrate the new office of Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice during an open house Thursday, Jan. 24, CME. Sessions begin at 9 a.m., noon and 4 p.m.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
McElroy Fellowships

McElroy Fellowship candidates must intend to pursue a Ph.D. and be a December 2018 or May 2019 graduate with a liberal arts degree. Awardees will receive $12,000 per year for three years to help defray education costs. In addition to an above-average academic record, students will be evaluated on their character, leadership and general interests. Potential applicants should contact Bryce Kanago to express interest and discuss eligibility. The application deadline is Wednesday, Jan. 30.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Mark your calendar for the Volunteer Fair

Network with local nonprofit organizations as well as find volunteer and internship opportunities in the Cedar Valley at the Volunteer Fair from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 30, in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. Stop in whenever your schedule allows.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Blood drive

LifeServe Blood Center and the UNI Nonprofit Leadership Alliance will host a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 5, in Old Central Ballroom, MAU. Schedule an appointment today. For more information, email Melissa Curtis.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Policies for review

Policies 8.01 Equipment Use and 6.10 Academic Freedom, Shared Governance and Academic Responsibility are up for review on the policies website. Both policies must be reviewed by 5 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 6.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Lost without navigation in the new Bb Ultra Base Navigation?

Occasionally, the left-side navigation menu will disappear in your Blackboard course. How you get it back depends on whether you are using a smaller screen on a mobile device or larger monitor. See our FAQ to learn more.

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
Emerald ash borer trees

This webpage includes a brief history, current information and future plans concerning the emerald ash borer on campus.

Victoria Hurst, public administration and political science, was honored recently as the Young Woman of Tomorrow by the YWCA during its 2015 Cedar Valley Women of Persimmon Awards luncheon.

The UNI American Advertising Federation placed first at the District 9 National Student Advertising Competition. The 16 winning district teams across the country will now compete in a semi-final round.

Olivia Mossman, a senior electronic media communications major, was named the Most Outstanding Intern by the American Advertising Federation Stickell Internship Advisory Board for her work last summer in New York City at global media agency Carat.

Molly Rome, a UNI senior majoring in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)/Spanish, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant to Argentina for an English Teaching Assistantship.