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Monday, November 4, 2019
The University of Northern Iowa and the Des Moines Area Community College will jointly announce a new agreement that brings the two institutions together to provide graduating DMACC students a pathway to earn a four-year degree from UNI.   
Monday, November 4, 2019
The University of Northern Iowa will host its first annual LGBTQ+ Visit Day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 6. The event is the first of its kind in the state and is aimed at attracting high school juniors and seniors and transfer students and is free to attendees. 
Thursday, October 31, 2019
  The University of Northern Iowa will host its first LGBTQ+ Visit Day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 6. The event is the first of its kind in the state and is aimed at attracting high school juniors and seniors and transfer students and is free to attendees. 
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
  Dear UNI community, and especially our students,   Last spring semester, in the wake of the Waka Flocka Flame concert, a group of concerned students formed the Racial and Ethnic Coalition (REC). This group asked university administration to live up to the ideals of our vision, mission, and strategic plan, and requested that the administration accomplish several tasks.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
The University of Northern Iowa is hosting a women’s law enforcement leadership academy from 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 6 in the Office of Risk Management and Environmental Health Safety, 3219 Hudson Road, Cedar Falls. The academy, geared toward women considering a career in law enforcement, is being hosted by UNI’s department of sociology, anthropology and criminology with support from the Iowa Association of Women Police and Iowa Department of Public Safety.
Thursday, October 24, 2019
The UNI School of Music will host a tuba recital performance by guest artist Øystein Baadsvik, with School of Music artist Vakhtang Kodanashvili, piano, 8 p.m. Oct. 24 in Davis Hall, Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center on the UNI campus.   
Thursday, October 24, 2019
The University of Northern Iowa will bring together key members of social and educational programs in a conference dedicated to examining and addressing the challenges facing underrepresented populations in the Cedar Valley, including immigrants, racial minorities and members of the LGBTQ community.
Thursday, October 24, 2019
  UNI NEWS SERVICES - Theatre UNI will kick-off its 2019-20 season with Marja-Lewis Ryan’s award-winning play, “One in the Chamber” Oct. 24-26 and Oct. 31-Nov. 2 at 7:30p.m. and Oct. 27 and Nov. 3 at 2 p.m. in the Strayer-Wood Theatre on the University of Northern Iowa campus.  
Monday, October 21, 2019
  UNI NEWS SERVICES - The University of Northern Iowa's department of communication studies will host its annual FastForward Digital Media Event starting at 8 a.m. Oct. 25. 
Thursday, October 17, 2019
  The University of Northern Iowa's American Chemical Society (ACS) student chapter, in collaboration with students from the biology, physics and earth science departments, will host their annual "Halloween House" from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., Friday, October 25, on the second floor of McCollum Science Hall. The event is free and open to the public. The activities are intended for children, and costumes are encouraged.