Current Student Announcements

Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Online tutoring available

For online tutoring options, go to The Learning Center COIVD 19 update site to explore online tutoring options. Schedule a live Zoom session with a UNI tutor, or Smarthinking, a 24/7 online tutoring service.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Fotomontage Contest

The public archive of Iowa family snapshots, Fortepan Iowa has launched it's first annual Fotomontage contest. There are five categories: Fantastical, Social & Political Commentary, Artistic, Narrative and Animation. Top entries will be featured in the Fortepan relaunch (coming soon) and widely disseminated through social media. Anyone can enter. There is no entry fee.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Rod Library goes Online Only

Rod Library has shifted to an online-only model in compliance with Governor Reynold's April 6, 2020 proclamation to further reduce contact with the public. Chat, email, zoom a librarian, digitization requests and online resources are still available.

Monday, April 6, 2020
CATWALK 28: Virtual Fashion Show

Though COVID-19 has limited the ability to gather for the traditional Catwalk runway show, the event has been moved online. Tune in to the Catwalk 28 Facebook and Instagram accounts on Saturday, April 25 at 7P.M. for a virtual fashion show. Follow Catwalk 28 on Facebook at @unicatwalk28 and Instagram at @unicatwalk. Don't miss all of the amazing student designs, as well as the first virtual UNI Catwalk fashion show ever.

Monday, April 6, 2020
Uprising Magazine Digital Release

Due to the current pandemic, Uprising Magazine has moved its new release online. Issue 9 will release on Friday, April 17 on all of their social media platforms as well as the Uprising Magazine website. Be sure to follow us at @uprisingmagazineuni on Instagram and @uprisingmagazine on Facebook. #jointheuprising

Monday, April 6, 2020
Academic Tutors and Coaches Wanted

The Learning Center at Rod Library is continuing to accept applications for Math/Statistics tutors, Science tutors, Writing Coaches, Academic Coaches and PLUS Leaders until Wednesday, April 15. For position descriptions, visit the Learning Center website.

Monday, April 6, 2020
Webinar with Amit Sood, MD: The Resilient Option: Mindfulness Redesigned for the 21st Century

In the era of COVID-19, anxiety has become its own pandemic. How can we respond in ways that help ourselves, our students, our families and our co-workers? A free webinar Wednesday, April 8, 11:00 a.m. offers help. Registration is required. Amit Sood, M.D., is author of "The Mayo Clinic Guide to Stress-Free Living", "The Mayo Clinic Handbook for Happiness" and "The Resilience Journal".


Friday, April 3, 2020
'Spill the Tea' Winter Break Study Abroad in the Bahamas

Since many of us are currently confined to our homes, let's talk about one of our most exciting new destinations for study abroad, the Bahamas. A virtual "Spill the Tea" session will be held on Wednesday, April 8 at 3 p.m. Course Leaders, Noah Doely and Alexa Sedlacek, will talk about the winter break study abroad in the Bahamas. You can join by clicking on the Bahamas Zoom link or by visiting our the Study Abroad Facebook account just before the event.

Friday, April 3, 2020
Accelerate progress toward your degree

More than 150 online sections with 50+ that apply to LAC requirements are now available. Visit Summer@UNI and see how you can get ahead. Course details and financial aid information are also available on the website.

Thursday, April 2, 2020
Applicants sought for UNI Student Sustainability Engagement Committee

Join other student sustainability leaders to connect with peers interested in sustainability, help shape student engagement initiatives and assist with managing the UNI Student Green Fund. Interested students can apply by filling out the Google form.