Student News & Views

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An accounting degree can take you anywhere including the FBI

At the culmination of one of the most shocking financial crimes in the Cedar Valley, FBI agent and University of Northern Iowa alumnus Scott Irwin (Accounting ‘99) was there to make the arrest. The man under arrest was Russell Wasendorf, who, in the years prior, had been a pillar of the community. He owned a high-end Italian...

3 days 8 hours ago
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Creating Your Personal Brand through LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a very important element of professional networking. Unfortunately, it can be easily overlooked. Below are some ways you can help increase your success on LinkedIn. 1. Make sure your Profile picture is one of quality. The University offers a Professional Readiness Day every Spring and Fall semesters where you can...

3 days 23 hours ago
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University of Northern Iowa partners with Shanghai University of Engineering and Science

University of Northern Iowa and China’s Shanghai University of Engineering and Science (SUES) are partnering to create a 2+2-degree program, allowing students to gain two years of educational experience in both China and the United States.  The partnership marks University of Northern Iowa’s College of Business Administration’...

1 week 6 days ago
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Student Shirt Swap Coming Soon!

Want the newest This is my business shirt tee? Or are you looking to snag another Get Ready for Business t-shirt? UNIBusiness is making it easy - all you need to do is prove you're #PurpleForLife! Show your Panther pride by trading in a non-UNI collegiate shirt in exchange for a free UNIBusiness tee. All non-UNI shirts will be...

2 weeks 3 hours ago
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8 study abroad opportunities made possible by UNIBusiness donors

The opportunity to study abroad can open eyes and possibilities for college students. Experiencing different cultures is beneficial not only to a students’ professional life, but also their viewpoint on the world. UNIBusiness recognizes the important role studying abroad can have in a student’s life and how it can provide them...

1 month 2 weeks ago
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How you can make the most of the career fair

It’s job fair time, again – are you ready? What will you wear? Will you even go?  Some might argue that job fairs are “old school” or a waste of time – but it’s been proven that they are still a very effective form of relationship building with potential employers. The key is to make the career fair work for you. Here are some...

2 months 1 day ago