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Business and Community Services

In 1985, all across the state of Iowa, there was a growing need for knowledgeable assistance in starting, maintaining and growing businesses. UNI recognized this need, which led to the establishment of several business development programs that are now under the umbrella of Business and Community Services (BCS).

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Campus Life

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Health and Safety
Health and Safety

UNI offers a variety of wellness and safety resources to students, faculty and staff.

Diversity
Diversity

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

Calendars
Calendars

For important dates and campus events.

Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017
5th Annual UNI Harvest Festival

The UNI Panther Plot Student Garden will host the UNI Harvest Festival from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 24. The festival will feature free food and music as well as highlight the work of students. A number of groups from across UNI will be participating and highlighting their sustainability and food related efforts. The event is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017
Fit Class Pass registration open

Registration is open for the Fit Class Pass. The cost is $50 for students and $60 for employees to attend all the fitness classes you want during the fall semester. Choose from more than 75 different classes taught by certified instructors. There is something for every fitness level.

Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017
Bash in the Stacks

Rod Library will host Bash in the Stacks from 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 24. Check out the library, play games, eat popcorn, be loud and meet your fellow Panthers. For more information, visit the library website.

Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017
Send your students to a Kaleidoscope performance

Encourage your students and classes to experience a Kaleidoscope performance of Chicken Dance, Sept. 25 or 26, with area students. Perfect for elementary and early childhood majors in connecting literature with the performing arts. This experience is free, but advanced RSVP is required. For more information, visit the Kaleidoscope: Chicken Dance webpage.

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017
Moving in safely

Moving in is not only emotionally difficult but your body can undergo a lot of stress. Here are tips for being safe while moving. For more information, visit the Environmental Health and Safety website.

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017
Theatre UNI auditions for fall shows

Theatre UNI auditions, open to all UNI students, will begin at 6:30 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 20, SWT. No prepared material is required for students auditioning for the first time. Requirements are posted on the Theatre UNI website for students who have previously auditioned.

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017
Solar eclipse viewing party

A solar eclipse will be visible, weather permitting, Monday, Aug. 21. The campus will experience a partial eclipse lasting two to three hours. Looking directly at the sun is unsafe. The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, UNI-STEM and the Iowa Academy of Science will host a solar eclipse party where the eclipse can be safely viewed. For more information, visit the earth science website.

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017
Art Exhibition: "In Good Time," Photographs by Doug DuBois

An exhibition organized by Aperture Foundation, New York and Hermés Foundation, Paris and curated by Cory Jacobs will be on display from Aug. 21 to Oct 30 in the Gallery of Art. At 6 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 7, in 111 KAB, artist Doug DuBois will present a lecture about his work. An opening reception will follow. Free and open to the public.

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017
New Graduate Student Orientation

New Graduate Student Orientation for students enrolled in on-campus programs will be from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 21, in Old Central Ballroom, MAU.

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017
Military and veteran students welcome back open house

There will be a welcome back open house for military and veteran students and their families from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 22, in the Veterans Center, MAU. Important resources will be available. Ask questions, find resources and enjoy light snacks.

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.