Feature Story Archive

MVSS
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
A place to thrive: UNI program helps veterans transition to college life
UNI’s Military and Veteran Student Services is helping student veterans make the transition from military to civilian life.
A banner at a Native American reservation thanks healthcare workers.
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
UNI public health professors help fight COVID-19
From Iowa meatpacking plants to a Native American reservation, UNI public health professors are doing their part to help stop a pandemic.
Zoom chat
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
UNI professors talk technology, communication and coronavirus
UNI communications faculty Lori Johnson and Sarina Chen join psychology professor Helen Harton to discuss how communication and technology are changing — and changing us — in the era of social distancing.
UNI Rod Library
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
History in the making: Rod Library seeks submissions for COVID-19 archival project
The Rod Library’s special collections and university archives help preserve the history of UNI and a new project aims to document our present history-making moment.
UNI diploma
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Meet the next generation of Panther graduates
Meet another slate of our promising Spring 2020 graduates, who weathered an unimaginable end to their college career to emerge well-prepared for their future.
UNI graduating senior Joseph Tibbs works in the lab.
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Three journeys from UNI to graduate school
The University of Northern Iowa prepares its graduates for many avenues of success. Here, we highlight just a few of our graduates who will use their UNI experience to pursue goals in higher education.
UNI cooks serve food to students remaining on campus during COVID-19.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Even in pandemic, food service workers there for students
A small, dedicated group of dining services workers have continued to work through the pandemic to provide three meals a day to the tiny population of students still living on campus.
UNI campus
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
UNI COVID-19 scholarship fundraiser sees powerful response
Within a few days more than 500 people donated a combined $50,000 for the new UNItogether Scholarship, which will help mitigate tuition costs for new and returning students.
University of Northern Iowa diploma
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Meet the next generation of Panther graduates
Meet a few of our promising Spring 2020 graduates, who weathered an unimaginable end to their college career to emerge well-prepared for their future.
UNI campus
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Commencement moves online
UNI students will gather online Thursday for a first-of-its-kind ceremony to celebrate their achievements