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UNI School of Music to present Opera: Dido & Aeneas

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa School of Music will present  winter opera performances of Henry Purcell’s “Dido and Aeneas” on Saturday, January 29 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, January 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center.
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UNI Department of Technology changes name to Department of Applied Engineering and Technical Management

The new year brings a re-envisioned future for the University of Northern Iowa’s most industry-focused department – solidifying UNI’s commitment to bolstering Iowa’s workforce in some of the fastest growing fields. Formerly known as the Department of Technology, UNI is pleased to announce that the department has changed its name to the Department of Applied Engineering and Technical Management, effective immediately.
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UNI center certifies 31st Iowa brewery for sustainability efforts

Worth Brewing in Northwood, Iowa just became the 11th brewery in Iowa to achieve the Gold Certification from the Iowa Green Brewery Certification Program (IGBC).
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UNI Gallery of Art to present Department of Art Faculty Exhibition

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa Gallery of Art, in association with the UNI Department of Art, will present the 2022 Department of Art Faculty Exhibition from Thursday, Jan. 20 through Friday, Feb. 25. The opening reception begins at 5 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 26, in the Kamerick Art Building (KAB) south lobby. 
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UNI co-authors federal legislation on educator preparation

A two-year, national effort led by the University of Northern Iowa, the American Association of State Colleges and Universities, the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, and Teacher Education Council of State Colleges and Universities has resulted in federal legislation introduced this week that creates a future vision for the federal role in educator preparation. 
Tom Cullen speaks at UNI about his documentary Storm Lake.

Alumnus and journalist Tom Cullen visits UNI for film screening

Acclaimed "Storm Lake" documentary shows on Dec. 2, followed by Q&A with Cullen.
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Spring 2022 Artist Series On Sale Now at the Gallagher Bluedorn

The future is fun at the Gallagher Bluedorn, and their spring season is on sale to the public now!  The season features iconic solo acts like comedian Jay Leno and vocal superstar Renee Fleming, tribute bands to The Beatles and Fleetwood Mac, and a capella superstar Voctave and the percussive rhythms of the Blue Man Group. With nostalgic favorites, fun for the family, larger-than-life personalities, and electrifying ensembles, there’s something fun for everyone to enjoy.

UNI history department to help build online encyclopedia of Iowa history

The University of Northern Iowa's history department was recently awarded a $15,000 grant for a digital project to help preserve and share Iowa's history.