Inside UNI Feature Story Archive

Sunday, April 29, 2012

Gaining perspective from an impoverished nation

While many students were relaxing on the beach over spring break, a University of Northern Iowa professor and her son were in a third world country helping those in need.

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Earth Week 2012: Leaving a smaller footprint

The month of April was a whirlwind of events that brought students, faculty and staff from the University of Northern Iowa together, united by a common cause: the protection of planet Earth. Here's a look back at the month that was:

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Two continents...one summer

Jordan Eberhart, a University of Northern Iowa sophomore majoring in management: business administration, has set his sights on an adventurous summer.

Sunday, April 22, 2012

UNI's TAPP fashion show struts into its 20th year

April 21 marked the 20th anniversary of UNI's Textiles and Apparel Program (TAPP) annual fashion show. The show, "Catwalk to the Big Top," featured apparel designed by students currently enrolled in the program, as well as alumni.

Thursday, April 19, 2012

UNI alumna sworn in as first U.S. woman Ambassador to India

University of Northern Iowa alumna Nancy Powell is America's first female Ambassador to India. The Deputy Secretary of State William Burns, at a recent ceremony, swore her in for her new assignment.

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

PALS and TeamMates join forces

When we were young, we all had that one "pal" we really looked up to in our lives. This could have been an older sibling, parent or friend. These people made an impact on our lives.

Monday, April 9, 2012

UNI President Ben Allen's letter to fall 2012 students

Editor's note: This letter was sent to students admitted to UNI for the fall 2012 semester from President Ben Allen.

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Houston, we have an intern

Alex Popinga, a University of Northern Iowa senior triple-majoring in biology, biochemistry and bioinformatics, will soon have an experience of a lifetime.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

UNI student hits a home run with social media

Numerous people have told Emily Droessler, a University of Northern Iowa junior majoring in sports marketing, that she should be a sports writer.

Monday, March 26, 2012

UNI Global Trade class gets hands-on experience

Students in today's world will be entering a global marketplace. Gaining hands-on experience and an understanding of various cultures will help students navigate this global environment.

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