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 www.news.iastate.edu today. John Burnight, assistant professor of philosophy and world religions; John Wiles, […]

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 […]

UNI’s Earth Science Department to Host an Advanced Storm Spotter Training Course on 23 April

The department of Earth Science of the University of Northern Iowa will offer an advanced storm spotter training course on 23 April. The training will start at 7 p.m. in Latham Hall, Rm. 125, on the university campus. The training course is designed for those who intend to work for the mobile spotting of severe […]

UNI’s Annual Elementary Literacy Conference Will Take Place on 17 April

The University of Northern Iowa has announced to organize the 47th annual Elementary Literacy Conference. The program will be held at the Schindler Education Center on 17 April. “Literacy, Leading and Learning: Integrating Inquiry, STEM, and the Common Core” is them of this year’s conference. The keynote speaker of the conference is Steve Jenkins who […]

Walk It Out: Around the World Announces Multicultural Fashion Show on 11 April

Walk It Out: Around the world, a student organization of the University of Iowa, has announced to celebrate various cultures. A multicultural fashion show will be held at Iowa Memorial Union (IMU), Main Lounge 125 North Madison Street in Iowa City on 11 April on this occasion. The program will start at 6:00 p.m. The […]

Hari Shankar Memorial Lecture on Data Mining and Business Analytics to Be Held at UNI

Johannes Ledolter, professor at the Department of Management Sciences of the University of Iowa, will present the annual Hari Shankar Memorial Lecture on “Data Mining and Business Analytics with Big and Small Data” on 7 April at in Lantz Auditorium, McCollum Science Hall, Room 137 at the University of Northern Iowa. The lecture will start […]

UNI’s Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center to Host Kaleidoscope Series

Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC) of the University of Northern Iowa has announced to host 31 youth performances of the Kaleidoscope Series during its 15th season that will start in October 2015. Student tickets will be available at www.gbpac.com/kaleidoscope from 7:30 a.m. in 15 April. Teachers can collect tickets. Live performances through drama, music […]

UNI Announces the 24th Annual Iowa Conference on Communicative Disorders

Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders of the University of Northern Iowa has announced to organize the 24th annual Iowa Conference on Communicative Disorders (ICCD) on 9 April and 10 April. The conference will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn, 7213 Nordic Dr., Cedar Falls. This student-run conference for professionals offers education activities in […]