Every semester the Traditions Challenge hosts a Traditions Keeper Ceremony to honor seniors who have completed the challenge. If you have completed 25 traditions, you will receive a lapel pin to wear at commencement and 45 traditions gets you the medallion. Please check-in your traditions to receive a formal invite. You may check in by emailing your pictures to Joslyn Aldape at firstname.lastname@example.org or with Connie Hansen at the Alumni House.
Senator Tom Harkin will visit UNI as part of his Legacy Tour of Iowa. Programs that the Senator assisted in securing federal support will have displays which the Senator will view and discuss with the leaders. A formal program will
begin at approximately 3:15 p.m. This is an opportunity to thank the Senator for his years of service and support of education. The university community is invited to attend.
The UNI Alumni Association has partnered with Hy-Vee and their Panther Fan Zone to provide a fun and spirited spot for alumni and their families to gather before kickoff with games and activities for the entire family.
Food and beverage samples will be provided by Hy-Vee’s partner vendors. Don't worry about missing any football action that day as Cedar Falls Utilities will be providing TVs to complete the football experience and keep up with scores around the country.
Stick around for a pep rally with President Ruud, the UNI Marching Band and TC at 2:15 p.m.
We are celebrating UNI at the Iowa State Fair! Wear your Panther gear if you are attending the state fair today!
Formal installation of UNI's 10th president.
Faculty, staff and students are invited to Gilchrist Hall to meet Bill and Judy Ruud on Thursday, June 13, from 3-4 p.m. Introduce yourself, have a cup of coffee and join UNI as we welcome them into the Panther family.
Faculty, staff and students are invited to Rod Library to meet Bill and Judy Ruud on Tuesday, June 11, from 11 a.m.-noon. Introduce yourself, have a cup of coffee and join UNI as we welcome them into the Panther family.
Mary Vermeer Andringa, president and CEO of Vermeer Corporation in Pella, Iowa, will speak as part of UNI's distinguished guest lecture series featuring top corporate leaders. The lecture is free and open to the public.
The university is closed December 24-25 to allow our employees to celebrate the holiday with their families.