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Jul 05, 2023
UNI education alums bring summer adventures to Des Moines students
Even as teachers, UNI alums Darcy and Adam Nidey don't know how to slow down in the summer. Their days are spent running Day Camp Adventures for 400 kids.
Jun 22, 2023
From UNI to Ninja U and TV’s “American Ninja Warrior”
Many of the athletes featured on "American Ninja Warrior" have something in common: they train at Ninja U, which is owned and operated by two UNI alums.
Jun 22, 2023
Q&A with physics alum Sam Prophet
He is currently a systems engineer at NASA and is working on the Artemis program.
Jun 21, 2023
Late UNI alum challenges his disability through published poetry
One of the North American Review Press' most recent publications is "Stellaphasia," a collection of poems by late UNI alum Jason Bradford.
Jun 14, 2023
UNI alum Brittni Donaldson becomes first female coach in Atlanta Hawks history
UNI women’s basketball alum Brittni Donaldson has been hired as an assistant coach with the NBA’s Atlanta Hawks.
Jun 01, 2023
UNI alum Nick Nurse named head coach of Philadelphia 76ers
Former UNI men’s basketball guard Nick Nurse was announced as the head coach of the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers on June 1, 2023.
May 31, 2023
UNI alum Deb Vangellow honored by LPGA for giving back to the sport of golf
University of Northern Iowa alum Deb Vangellow has been named the recipient of the 2023 Nancy Lopez Golf Achievement Award.
May 11, 2023
From Panther basketball to business, teamwork is Austin Pehl’s secret to success
UNI helped pave the wave for one-time student athlete Austin Pehl to find success at an architecture firm.