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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.
Mar 18, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa ï¾– Judges from around the state will gather Friday, March 21, at the University of Northern Iowa's Center for Energy & Environmental Education (CEEE) to judge the more than 350 entries in the 11th annual Iowa Energy Poster Contest. Students throughout Iowa, in grades one through six, were invited to submit poster designs that reflect energy conservation and renewal to their local utility companies, with local winners...
Mar 18, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The next film in the University of Northern Iowa's 'Reel to Real' film series will be 'Beauty in the Bricks,' a film that explores the lives of black teenage girls growing up in the projects.The film will be shown from noon to 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 26, in the Maucker Union University Room South.Guy Sims, associate director of Maucker Union, says the film is part of the year-long Reel to Real film series that presents...
Mar 18, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa ï¾– 'From Bombs to Breast Cancer: Women and War Stories' will be the topic of a lecture at the University of Northern Iowa at 7 p.m., Monday, March 24, in Seerley Hall, Room 115. Evelyne Accad, professor of French at the University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana, and an internationally acclaimed writer, singer, songwriter, poet, teacher and women's rights activist, will discuss issues of war, breast cancer, excision, oppression...
Mar 17, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa ï¾– Richard Hendel, a book designer and author of 'On Book Design,' will speak at the University of Northern Iowa at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 24, in the Kamerick Art Building Auditorium, Room 111. His lecture, sponsored by the UNI Department of Art, is free and open to the public. Hendel is one of the country's leading graphic designers, according to Roy Behrens, UNI professor of art and art director for The North American...
Mar 17, 2003
3/18/03News BriefFollowing is a story lead and the University of Northern Iowa sources who can best address this topic. Feel free to contact the sources directly. Note to editors and news directors: UNI is on spring break through Friday, March 21. The first number listed for a source is the office phone number; home phone numbers are listed second.UNI professors explain the concept of war from various perspectives Anti-war perspectives The UNI...
Mar 17, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa ï¾– 'The Failures of Feminism' will be discussed by Angela 'Bay' Buchanan, sister of three-time presidential candidate Pat Buchanan, at 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, in the Seerley Hall Great Reading Room on the University of Northern Iowa campus. Her presentation is free and open to the public. Buchanan is president of The American Cause, an educational foundation dedicated to advancing traditional conservative values. She...
Mar 17, 2003
Attitudes between groupsHelen Harton, associate professor, psychology, (319) 273-2235, 266-3971 She has conducted research on intergroup attitudes and prejudice.AnthraxMichael Walter, assistant professor, Department of Biology, (319) 273-6490, 266-9692Crisis mentalityDavid Towle, director, Counseling Center, (319) 273-2676, 266-7686Effects of the media/news criticismChristopher Martin, associate professor, communication studies, (319) 273-2788...
Mar 16, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- For the first time in its 84-year history, the National Association of Negro Musicians Inc., (NANM) will meet in Iowa, on the University of Northern Iowa campus. Delegates from the NANM Central Region will gather Thursday through Saturday, April 24-26, for meetings, performances and competitions. The George Walker Society, a UNI student music group with a focus on bettering inter-racial communication, will host the event....
Mar 12, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- For the second consecutive year, the University of Northern Iowa will participate in the eight-team championship round of the Network of International Business Schools (NIBS) Case Analysis Competition March 15-23. The competition will be held at Bishop's University in Lennoxville, Canada. Students competing from the UNI College of Business Administration are: Jeff McQuillen, a senior management information systems major,...
Mar 11, 2003
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa Department of Physics hosted the UNI/Area Education Agency-7 Regional Physics Olympics in the UNI-Dome Thursday, March 6. Overall school team winners (teams who competed in all events) included Don Bosco High School in Gilbertville (Roger Hahn, instructor), first place; and Jesup High School in Jesup (Larry Thomas, instructor), second place. Individual event first-place team winners were:...

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