Feature Story Archive

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
UNI raises money to support students in the wake of COVID-19
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
UNI helps students in the wake of COVID-19
The new #UNItogether scholarship fund is one of many resources helping students through this unprecedented time.
UNI students work in the Textile and Apparel Product Development and Materials Analysis Laboratory.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
UNI textiles lab sets students up for success
UNI's Textile and Apparel Product Development and Materials Analysis Laboratory allows students to operate state-of-the-art fabric testing equipment that gives them a head start in the fashion field.
UNI volunteers work at the People's Community Garden in Waterloo.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Providing food in a desert: UNI helps bring community garden to life
UNI is running a Waterloo community garden as part of its efforts to address food insecurity in the Cedar Valley, where thousands lack reliable access to nutritious foods.
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.