Feature Story Archive

UNI student Farhan Amjad, a Lux Service Award recipient.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Lux award winners recognized for campus service
UNI students Mahlia Brown and Farhan Amjad were awarded the Lux Service Award for their service in students organizations.
UNI professor Arthur Cox teaches real estate students Andrew Hubbard, Matthew Perk, Jared Larson in the classroom.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
'It’s not just learning to sell houses:' A look inside UNI's real estate program
As the only program of its kind in the state, UNI’s real estate degree program prepares graduates for success.
Mickye Johnson
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Retired UNI Upward Bound director reflects on a lifetime of inspiration
Wilfred “Mickye” Johnson spent 33 years as a changemaker on campus and beyond, helping youths find a path to college.
Curris Business Building
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
UNI business college's coveted accreditation extended
The University of Northern Iowa College of Business Administration once again earned the “gold standard” for business colleges worldwide in recognition of its continued excellence in education.
UNI professor’s passion for ethics makes an impact
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
As pandemic intensifies, UNI professor helps guide healthcare ethics
Francis Degnin is helping medical professionals make life-or-death decisions in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.
UNI student Jenna Vermost
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
'The show must go on': Virtual events keep campus connected
Campus closures due to coronavirus threatened to cancel beloved campus events, but dedicated organizers worked tirelessly to create exciting new online experiences.
UNI student Ashley Campbell
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
UNI undergrad discovers long-sought gene
UNI junior Ashley Campbell's research in the genes of a tiny parasite will pave the way for further research into medicine and evolutionary biology.
Cedar Valley Strong logo
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
UNI instructor's campaign supports local businesses during COVD-19
As local businesses struggle to survive the COVID-19 lockdown, UNI instructor Heath Wilken's grassroots campaign, Cedar Valley Strong, has provided them vital support..
An image taken by UNI's new petrographic microscopes.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
New UNI microscopes unveil geological world to students
A new set of petrographic microscopes at the University of Northern Iowa will allow students to better examine the tiny minerals that make up rocks, giving them a deeper, more detailed look into geology than was previously possible.