Actor and Writer Rob Lowe Will Speak At UNI

Renowned actor Rob Lowe will present a lecture at the University of Northern Iowa as part of the Joy Cole Corning Distinguished Leadership Lecture Series. The presentation, based on Lowe’s latest memoir “Love Life,” will take place in the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center at on Thursday, October 8. Lowe, a multi-talented actor and philanthropist, […]

Spring Concert Will Be Performed at UNI

A spring concert will be performed at the University of Northern Iowa on Monday, May 4. New Horizons Band will present a variety of traditional concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Great Hall of the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center of the university. “The Messenger March” by C.L.Barnhouse, “High School Cadets” by John Philip Sousa, “Five […]

UNI among the Most Environ-Friendly Green Colleges

The University of Northern Iowa has been recognized as one of the most environmentally responsible colleges by the Princeton Review. UNI ranks position 41 among 353 schools and gets 98 “green” rating out of 99. “Guide to 353 Green Colleges” makes the ratings of colleges and universities that show significant commitment to sustainability. The guide […]

Hundred and Fifty-One Individuals to Become U.S. Citizens at UNI’s Event

A U.S. Citizenship Ceremony, hosted by the University of Northern Iowa, will take place at 1:30 p.m. on April 21. The event will be held in the Maucker Union Ballroom where American citizenship will be given to 151 individuals who are from 53 countries. This is the biggest group who are taking part in the […]

MVP Student Leadership Summit Will Take Place on April 17

The Center for Violence Prevention (CVP) of the University of Northern Iowa has announced to host the 9th Annual MVP Student Leadership Summit on Friday, April 17. The event will take place from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Western Iowa Tech Community College. Two hundred and fifty high school students and staff members from […]

Eminent Author Jonathan Kozol Will Speak At UNI on April 30

Jonathan Kozol, National Book Award-winning author will speak on “Children of Poverty in our Public Schools” on Thursday, April 30, at the University of Northern Iowa. The UNI College of Education will host the event that will be held at 7 p.m. in Room no. 244 of Schindler Education Center. Kozol, an eminent author who […]

UNI to Celebrate National Playground Safety Week on April 20-24

The National Program for Playground Safety (NPPS) at the University of Northern Iowa has announced to celebrate National Playground Safety Week to assess the present status of outdoor play spaces. The week will be observed from April 20 to April 24. A project named Assessment of Iowa’s Early Childhood Outdoor Play Environments will be implemented […]

Short Documentary “Of Many” To Be Screened At UNI

The University of Northern Iowa has announced to host a showing of the short documentary “Of Many” on April 13. The show of the short film will start at 7 p.m. in the Maucker Union Ballroom, which will be followed by an interfaith discussion. The documentary is made against the background of violence in the […]

Holocaust Survivor and Artist Miriam Brysk will speak at UNI

Miriam Brysk, holocaust survivor and artist, will speak at a presentation for the 7th annual Norman Cohn Family Holocaust Remembrance and Education lecture in the University of Northern Iowa at 7 p.m. on April 20. The presentation will be held at Sabin Hall Room 2 on the campus. While presenting the lecture on “Survival in […]

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, […]