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Feb 12, 2024
Students experience breathtaking sights of Iceland during study abroad
For most students, winter break is a chance to relax, catch up with family and indulge in tasty holiday treats, but for 17 UNI students, winter break meant escaping to one of the most interesting and beautiful countries in the world – Iceland.
Jan 16, 2024
UNI Tallgrass Prairie Center included in National Geographic
UNI’s Tallgrass Prairie Center is included in the January 2024 issue of National Geographic in the story "Flight of the Monarchs."
Oct 24, 2023
UNI part of $13.9 million grant to fight climate change
UNI is one of four institutions that will combat climate change as part of a $13.9 million grant from the National Science Foundation.
Jun 23, 2023
UNI partnership grows Waterloo community garden
Forty-eight gardens will grow in Highland Park in Waterloo thanks to a generous grant and a partnership between UNI and the local community.
May 25, 2023
UNI recognized for sustainable, green purchasing
ODP Business Solutions, a leading B2B supplier of workplace and technology solutions, has recognized UNI for making eco-conscious purchasing decisions.
Mar 07, 2023
Biology graduate student journeys 7,200 miles across rural Iowa to help expand natural vegetation
Gretchen Steffensmeier is on a mission across Iowa’s farmland as part of a federally-funded conservation research program.
Feb 06, 2023
UNI student and Miss Iowa contender creates coloring book to raise environmental awareness
UNI student Brittany Costello is taking submissions for her watershed-themed coloring book to raise awareness about the importance of water quality.
Feb 03, 2023
IWRC to host second annual Energy Trends Workshop
The Iowa Waste Reduction Center (IWRC), in partnership with the Iowa Association for Energy Efficiency (IAEE), announces its second Energy Trends Workshop.