Inside UNI Feature Story Archive

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Like father, like son

410. 410. As Greg, B.A. '89, and Andrea (Gibson) McFarlan, B.A. '89, moved their son Keaton into 410 Rider Hall, they wondered why that number sounded so familiar.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Creating all kinds of drama

Lauren VanSpeybroeck has literally grown up on stage. She started acting at age 6 playing Gretl in "The Sound of Music" at Circa 21 Dinner Playhouse in her hometown of Rock Island, Ill.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Arts and Sciences Open House

UNI's Admissions office is hosting an Arts and Sciences Open House this Friday, Oct. 23, beginning at 8 a.m. This event is for you if you want to learn about the more than 70 majors offered in these areas of study:

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Follow your dreams

In 2006, Mitch Matthews, B.A. '93, and his wife, Melissa Johnson-Matthews, B.A. '93, were working on one of their big dreams: launching a question-based game series called "Q" to help people connect in fun and authentic ways.

Thursday, October 15, 2015

McLeod Madness

Thursday, October 8, 2015

UNI is coming to see you!

We know you're eager to talk with our admissions team about the University of Northern Iowa. And they're equally excited to talk with you!

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

A changing landscape

The living, learning and recreation facilities on UNI's 915-acre campus are continually updated and enhanced to provide an outstanding environment for students. Here are just a few of our recent changes.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UNIBusiness Open House

If you're considering a major in a business-related field, our Admissions team is waiting to welcome you at this Friday's College of Business Administration Open House. 

Monday, October 5, 2015

2 + 2 = More

For 10 years, Shanghai Dianji University (SDJU) students in China have had the opportunity to study at UNI through the 2+2 program.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

College of Education Open House

Do you want to become a teacher and make a difference in other's lives? What about helping pro athletes and weekend warriors become the best they can be physically and mentally? Now's your chance at the College of Education (COE) Open House, Friday, Oct. 2.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Right Fit. Right School. Right Here.

Nationally recognized organizations and publications continue to honor UNI with awards of excellence, which is more proof that UNI is the right fit for so many students.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Let the celebration begin!

September 15 through October 15 is a special time for the campus community as UNI celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Living the good life

 Hi, fellow Panthers! I'm Jacob Ferguson, a senior from Marion majoring in English.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Home sweet home

Hi, Panthers! I'm Abbie Kreun, a senior resident assistant in Noehren Hall. It's great to have you back on campus!

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Sign up now for FSL recruitment

UNI has more than 300 clubs and organizations, including four fraternities and four sororities.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Mixin' it up at UNI

What's black and blue and seen all over? UNI's mixed recycling and waste containers. "Mixed recycling" means that paper, cardboard, plastic and metal do not need to be sorted prior to recycling.

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Welcome Back, Panthers!

Welcome back, students, faculty and staff!

It's great to have you back on campus. And for those of you who are new to UNI, I'd like to express a warm welcome from the entire Panther family. I know it's going to be a great year!

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

UNI programs receive reaccreditation

The University of Northern Iowa's counseling and social work programs have been reaccredited by separate councils for eight years, which is the maximum amount of time awarded to nationally accredited programs.

Sunday, August 23, 2015

The 'Bridges' come home

Robert James Waller has authored seven novels, including the bestseller "The Bridges of Madison County." Published in 1992, the novel has sold 50 million copies worldwide and has been published in 40 different languages.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

UNI's real estate major opens doors

When it comes to buying or selling real estate, it's all about location, location, location. When it comes to learning how to buy or sell real estate, it's all about location too. And that location is UNI, the only school in the state to offer a bachelor's degree in real estate.