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Inside UNI-Dome while wrestlers are dualling

UNI-Dome expects thousands for premier national wrestling event

Collegiate wrestling takes over the Cedar Valley in the new year, as the UNI-Dome hosts the National Wrestling Coaching Association's National Duals.
Students walking on UNI campus

Your most read Inside UNI stories of 2023

Check out the most read pieces of news coming out of the University of Northern Iowa in 2023. Missed a story? Read it now!
Josh Mahoney

UNI “Academic Heisman” finalist named partner of international law firm

Mahoney double-majored in economics and English at the University of Northern Iowa. He also played football for the Panthers.
UNI campus in the fall

Top moments of 2023

2023 was a wonderful year at UNI! Check out our round-up of this year's top moments at the University of Northern Iowa.
Students taking a test in the classroom

Cracking the test code: A parent's role in ACT preparation

As a parent, you have an important role to play in your child’s ACT preparation. Here are some tips on how you can help them get ready for test day.
Kimryn Rathmell in front of an American flag

W. Kimryn Rathmell, MD, PhD, begins work as 17th director of the National Cancer Institute

The 17th director of the National Cancer Institute is University of Northern Iowa alum Dr. Kimryn Rathmell.
UNI graduates in caps and gowns waving

UNI celebrates more than 600 graduates at fall 2023 commencement

It’s the most wonderful time of the year — Commencement time at the University of Northern Iowa! More than 600 students are preparing to graduate.
Dinithi Ferdinando and Rejana Avdiaj

Students showcase UNI to international audience

Two Panthers have spent the semester documenting their experiences as international students and helping others along the way.
Students touring UNI campus

The quest for the perfect fit: navigating the college search with your teen

In the thick of the college search with your teen? We've got you covered with some helpful tips to assist your student in making the perfect choice.
Bob Bowlsby shaking hands

UNI names former Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby as Interim Athletic Director

Retired Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby has agreed to serve as Interim Athletic Director for the University of Northern Iowa.