UNI volleyball team with Missouri Valley Conference trophy
Nov 27, 2023

It’s a great time to be a UNI volleyball fan

This week the UNI volleyball team heads into the NCAA tournament this week, with a matchup against the Miami Hurricanes in the opening round. 

David Harris
Nov 21, 2023

Panthers seek new leader for UNI Athletics as David Harris departs for Tulane

UNI President Mark Nook confirmed on Tuesday that Director of Athletics David Harris has accepted the same role at Tulane University in New Orleans.

Bobbi Petersen talking to volleyball players in a huddle
Nov 20, 2023

Bobbi Petersen recognized as coach of the year

Bobbi Petersen, the UNI and Missouri Valley Conference all-time wins leader, earns her record-breaking eighth MVC Coach of the Year honor in 2023.

Jessica Heims running
Nov 16, 2023

Prochaska, Heims to represent Team USA at Parapan American Games

The seventh edition of the Parapan American Games will open on Friday night in Santiago, Chile and two Panthers will be on-site to represent the United States on the international stage.

Conceptual rendering of exterior of wrestling training facility
Nov 16, 2023

Iowa Board of Regents approves UNI’s planning efforts for new wrestling training facility

The Iowa Board of Regents has formally approved the University of Northern Iowa’s intent to start planning for a new wrestling training facility. 

Lisa Bluder with her hands up in the air in celebration
Nov 12, 2023

Coach Lisa Bluder recalls her time as a UNI student-athlete

Long before she was a Hawkeye, Lisa Bluder was a Panther who spent her college days hanging out with friends in Campbell Hall.

President Mark Nook, Coach Doug Schwab, and Athletics Director David Harris in front of conceptual renderings of a UNI wrestling training facility
Nov 09, 2023

University of Northern Iowa unveils conceptual renderings for proposed new wrestling training facility

The University of Northern Iowa unveiled conceptual renderings for a proposed new wrestling training facility at UNI Wrestling’s media day on Thursday. 

Left to right: Ashley Johnson, Cedar Valley Sports Commission; Jennifer Pickar, Cedar Falls Tourism & Visitors Bureau; Tom Keating, IHSAA; Rob Green, Cedar Falls Mayor; David Harris, UNI Athletics Director all holding Playoff Parkway sign in front of the UNI-Dome
Nov 08, 2023

UNI, Cedar Falls kick off IHSAA State Football Semi-Finals with street name dedication

During the two weeks of the playoffs in the UNI-Dome, Panther Parkway has been renamed Playoff Parkway as a gesture of gratitude and recognition to the IHSAA for its outstanding contributions to the community.

Nov 06, 2023

UNI-Dome Renovation receives $1 million from Black Hawk County Board of Supervisors

The Black Hawk County Board of Supervisors voted on October 17 to award $1 million to support a $50 million comprehensive renovation to the UNI-Dome.

Junge familiy
Oct 12, 2023

Junge family announces $500,000 gift to support UNI-Dome renovation

The campaign to outfit the UNI-Dome for the next generation is gaining momentum thanks to a leadership gift from Jason and Julie Junge of Marion, Iowa.