MacArthur “Genius” Award Winning Artist Alison Bechdel Presents at Iowa State University

Alison Bechdel, a cartoonist and recipient of the MacArthur “Genius” Award, will deliver a lecture on “Drawing Lessons: the Comics of Everyday” at Iowa State University. The presentation will take place on April 9 at the Memorial Union Great Hall that will start at 8 p.m. Bechdel has drawn comics for The New York Times […]

NASA Senior Project Scientist Jennifer Wiseman Will Present at UNI

Jennifer Wiseman, NASA Hubble Space Telescope senior project scientist, will deliver a lecture on “Galaxies, Stars, Planets, and Life: A Dynamic Universe” on April 8 at the University of Northern Iowa. Her presentation will start at 7 p.m. at Lang Hall Auditorium on the university campus. Jennifer Wiseman will speak on the latest discoveries from […]

UNI Announces Outstanding Teaching Awards for 2015

Four teachers of the University of Northern Iowa have won the University Book & Supply (UBS) Outstanding Teaching Awards for 2015. Mike Licari, Interim provost and executive vice president of the university, made the announcement of the awards that was published at today. John Burnight, assistant professor of philosophy and world religions; John Wiles, […]

Iowa Insurance Division Signs MoU with International Association of Insurance Supervisors

A memorandum of understanding was signed recently between the Iowa Insurance Division and the International Association of Insurance Supervisors. Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart made the announcement of the new partnership on March 27. Nick Gerhart said, “Joining this international memorandum of understanding is an important step forward for the industry the Iowa Insurance Division […]

The Rock And Ronda Rousey Team Up And Make A Special Appearance In The Wrestlemania

On Sunday, the audience of WrestleMania went crazy after Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson appeared on the Octagon, the especial appearance was a totally surprise when a girl the UFC champion Ronda Rousey was next to The Rock. The show bit started when The Rock stopped H and McMahon, who were rejoicing about their empire. After […]

Marco Rubio Is Likely To Make The Announcement Of His Presidential Nomination On April 13

According to local news, U.S. Senator Marco Rubio might announce his White House bid for the 2016 presidential elections on April 13 in Miami. Tampa Bay Times reported last Friday night that the Cuban-American Republican from Florida has made a reservation on the Freedom Tower in Miami for a private event. The report said that […]

Eighteen Students of Iowa State University Selected For the Vermeer International Leadership Program

Eighteen students of Iowa State University have been selected for ‘the Vermeer International Leadership Program’ as part of their leadership courses. The program will start this fall. The new leadership program aims at giving the students a better of understanding of global challenges such as clean drinking water, food insecurity and poverty, and the students […]

The Reason Behind Emilia Clarke Rejection The Lead In “Fifty Shades of Grey”

Emilia Clarke, the famous actress known as Daenerys Targaryen on HBO’s “Game of Thrones”, has a long experience doing nudity scenes on the acclaimed show. So, it wasn’t a huge surprise when she was invited to join the production of “Fifty Shades Of Grey” playing the main female role in the movie. Yet, Emilia Clarke […]