Inside UNI Feature Story Archive

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

UNI student organization wins awards

Delegates representing several University of Northern Iowa student organizations recently returned from a national conference, where one UNI group received some outstanding recognition.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

UNI Hosts Prairie Conference

Prairie management, prairie restoration and reconstruction, education and outreach are just a sample of the numerous issues discussed at

Sunday, August 8, 2010

UNI students study in Poland

Three University of Northern Iowa students learned the importance of national identity while studying in Poland for two weeks this May.

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

UNI student blogs about China internship

Taking chances, going out of his comfort zone, learning and becoming immersed in a different culture were key reasons why UNI master of accounting student Darrick Snitker decided to do an internship abroad. 

Sunday, July 25, 2010

Entertainment Tonight interns

Many college students dream about landing that once-in-a-lifetime summer internship.  For UNI senior Eva Andersen, that dream became a reality this summer.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

UNI Glee Club tours Italy

Someone once said, "Life is not about the number of breaths you take; it's about the moments that take your breath away." If that's true, then I'm sure many of the men in the University of Northern Iowa Varsity Men's Glee Club have never felt more alive than during the summer 2010 trip to Italy.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Students, educators attend design camp

High school students and educators experienced

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

College Hill Arts Festival- an annual attraction at UNI

Each summer, the annual College Hill Arts Festival brings the UNI campus to life with art, music and food.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

UNI teaches students to be their own boss

To become a successful businessperson, it is important to develop entrepreneurial skills at a young age.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Helping new students transition to UNI life

University of Northern Iowa student Jessica Staudt fell in love with UNI the moment she stepped on campus.

The senior elementary education major could talk for hours about the opportunities available to UNI students and knows her way around campus like the back of her hand.

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Sculptors create Special Olympics metal cauldron

It was a combination of experience and a strong work ethic that enabled sculptors Dan Perry and Beth Nybeck to complete a project commissioned for the 2010 Special Olympics USA National Games.

Saturday, July 17, 2010

UNI students develop global skills in China

Eight University of Northern Iowa students learned the personal and professional skills needed to be successful in the new global marketplace during a three-week trip to China this June.

Saturday, July 17, 2010

UNI Welcomes New Dean of the College of Education

On July 1, Dwight C.

Sunday, July 11, 2010

Harvesting the sun

The final phase of the University of Northern Iowa's new Multimodal Transportation Center (MMTC)

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

UNI students explore Archaeological Field School

Eight University of Northern Iowa students are getting out of

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

UNI Solar Panthers cruise to another strong showing

The U

Monday, June 14, 2010

UNI student slides into grease development research

At the University of Northern Iowa's

Thursday, June 10, 2010

UNI students' eyes opened to life in Europe

Twenty-three University of Northern Iowa students explored four fas

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Students get immersed in Nicaragua's culture

Ten University of Northern Iowa students spent nearly two weeks in Nicaragu

Monday, May 31, 2010

UNI sophomore wins national carpet design contest

A strong idea and successful execution was the key combination in Emily Riebkes winning carpet designs.  Riebkes, a sophomore interior design major from Wellsburg, won the student grand prize in the Durkan D*scover Design Competition for her work and received a $3,000 scholarship and trip to Las