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Each year, the University of Northern Iowa Office of Career Services releases a report detailing post-graduation success. In 2013, 88 percent of respondents were either employed or receiving further education – the highest number in the past five years.
Apr 9, 2003
UNI students, faculty and staff will have an opportunity to relate to what life is like without food and shelter in a special 'Shanty Town' project, beginning at 7 p.m. Friday, April 11, in the Commons Courtyard on the UNI campus. The event, to raise awareness about homelessness and hunger, is sponsored by the UNI Chapter of Habitat for Humanity and the UNI Student Social Work Association. Participants, who have been asked to come with...
Apr 9, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- An Army ROTC cadet from the University of Northern Iowa will join senior U.S. government officials at a national security seminar April 15-19, in historic Lexington, Va. As a recipient of the George C. Marshall Award, Sheldon Klein, a senior from Dysart, will interact with key government leaders and discuss issues bearing on national security. The award is made annually to the most outstanding cadet at each university...
Apr 9, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa's Theatre UNI, in collaboration with the Sturgis Youth Theatre, will host 'Talk That Talk,' a community conversation on the history and current status of race relations in the Cedar Valley, at 4:30 p.m., Sunday, April 13, in the Bertha Martin Theatre in UNI's Strayer-Wood Theatre. The talk will take place in conjunction with the Theatre UNI production of 'To Kill A Mockingbird,' and is...
Apr 8, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa Intercollegiate Athletics Panther Sports Camps will offer a variety of programs for youths this summer. The camps are designed and directed by UNI coaches. Camp teaching staffs consist of other coaches and outstanding college athletes. Many of the camps offer both resident and commuter plans and prices. Those interested in participating should register early because of enrollment limits....
Apr 8, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa --The University of Northern Iowa's scientific research society, Sigma Xi, and the College of Natural Sciences will present 'The Electric Power Grid in Iowa and the Midwest: Will Deregulation Ultimately Lower Electricity Prices?' at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 16 in the Schindler Education Center, Room 247. The talk will explore the physics of power grid operation, how deregulation can both lower and raise electrical prices,...
Apr 7, 2003
Iowa High School Model United Nations will be on the UNI campus for its annual conference, Thursday-Saturday, April 10-12. About 500 participants are expected. The opening session will begin at 6:45 p.m., on Thursday, April 10, in the West Gym. UNI president, Robert Koob, will welcome the participants. Following his welcome, Kathryn Koob, former hostage in Iran and now a professor at Wartburg College, will deliver the keynote address. Model UN...
Apr 7, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Members of the University of Northern Iowa George Walker Society of Music act as ambassadors for the UNI School of Music, interact with students and community to increase interracial communication and cultural awareness. The society's primary focus is on the causes and concerns facing minority college students. Membership into the George Walker Society is open to all UNI students. In addition, the organization also...
Apr 7, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Students on the University of Northern Iowa's Individual Events Speech Team recently traveled to South Dakota State University (SDSU) in Brookings, S.D. for the 'Bunny Bop Swing' competition. The competition was hosted by SDSU and the University of Oklahoma. Amy Larsen, a senior from Ankeny, and Danielle Dick, a junior from Dayton, placed fifth in duo interpretation. Dick also placed first in communication analysis...
Apr 6, 2003
UNI ROTC has planned a series of trainings that will continue through April. Changes have occurred since the last brief listing these activities was sent. UNI Wellness Recreation Center Water Lab (water survival in full gear)Monday, April 21, noonField Training Exercise, Ft. McCoy, Wis.Friday, April 11 through Sunday, April 13 Annual Awards Ceremony at West GymFriday, April. 18,1 p.m. Commissioning at Lang Hall, Room 115Saturday, May 10, at 8 a....
Apr 6, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa will host the annual 'See How They Grow,' children's activity conference from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 12 in the Schindler Education Center. The conference will include children's stories, activities, games, songs and art projects. Keynote speaker is Bob Kann, a magician, comedian and juggler. The cost to attend the conference is $40 for regular registration, and $30 for IAEYC...

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