CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa's online master's in secondary education program has been recognized as one of the best in the country for 2018 by BestColleges.com, a leading provider for higher education research and college planning resources. The ranking highlights accredited, not-for-profit institutions, which have developed exceptional academic online programs for students looking to advance their knowledge, skills and career in secondary education.
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Monday, July 30, 2018
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
The University of Northern Iowa Alumni Association has been awarded two bronze awards by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) in the 2018 Circle of Excellence Awards. The UNI Alumni Association won bronze in both advancement services—donor relations and alumni relations programs—marketing and branding for the work the organization did as part of its transition away from a dues-based membership to a more inclusive model that offers services to the more than 117,000 alumni of the university.
Friday, June 15, 2018
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa–The University of Northern Iowa Department of Computer Science was recently awarded a two-year $300,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). A proposal for the grant was submitted last year by three associate professors of computer science—Sarah Diesburg, Philip East and Ben Schafer. This grant is the biggest NSF award the department has received.
Thursday, June 14, 2018
UNI Gallery of Art to present Cedar Valley Chamber Music in conjunction with a one-night-only art collection exhibition
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa Gallery of Art, in partnership with Cedar Valley Chamber Music, will present a concert titled "L.A. Stories: Forgotten Composers of the Silver Screen." In addition, the gallery will offer a one-night-only art exhibition titled "In Sync: Objects from the UNI Permanent Art Collection." The concert and exhibition will take place in Kamerick Art Building (KAB) South at 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 18; a reception will follow.
Monday, June 4, 2018
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa's Department of Social Work will host its annual Trauma Informed Care Conference on Tuesday, Aug. 7, in the Maucker Union Ballroom on UNI's campus.
Friday, June 1, 2018
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa offers a variety of elementary, middle and high school camps that are designed to keep kids engaged both physically and mentally throughout the summer. These camps range from theatre and robotics to fashion and STEM.
Friday, June 1, 2018
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Epworth Elementary principal, Dan Butler, has been named the UNI Educational Leadership Legacy Award winner for the 2017-2018 academic year.
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – Fifteen months after commemorating the massive renovation at the University of Northern Iowa Schindler Education Center, university officials, students, faculty, and design and construction team members are celebrating another milestone in the project’s history. In April 2018, the U.S.
Monday, May 21, 2018
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa will host the Educational Opportunity Association's (EOA) fourth annual Men of Excellence Conference Thursday, May 31 through Saturday, June 2. Inspired by former President Obama's "My Brother's Keeper" initiative, this conference targets young men from pre-college and collegiate programs. Attendees will work with TRIO/higher education professionals on personal and college planning along with life skill development.
Friday, May 18, 2018
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – Friday, May 18, a 77-acre stretch of land northeast of Dysart will begin a transformation. The Tallgrass Prairie Center at the University of Northern Iowa will begin restoring the land to prairie—Iowa’s native ecosystem—at a dedication ceremony at 9 a.m. This new prairie, the Irvine Prairie, was made possible through a gift from Cathy Irvine.