UNI PSE Chapter
UNI's PSE chapter has strong showing at national competition

The speech that won University of Northern Iowa junior Hannah Haisman a first-place finish at a recent national competition was inspired by a lesson learned during a summer internship: “When the going gets tough, the tough stay joyful.” Haisman, a communications major who will start her senior year at UNI this fall, took first...

2 weeks 3 days ago
UNI WiB team
Sold-out conference provides crucial service to local high schoolers

The UNI Women in Business student organization hosted its annual Young Women in Leadership conference on March 5 at the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center at the University of Northern Iowa. The sold-out event empowered high school girls to step up and be a leader, whether at school, in their personal lives or in their...

3 months 1 week ago
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How to Look Like a Rockstar in Zoom

Zoom has become the virtual meeting platform of choice for thousands of people due to the COVID-19 pandemic. If you’re new to Zoom, or virtual meetings in general, the idea of online meetings can be overwhelming for us who’ve never worked or taken classes from home. Below are some ways you can at least look the part on Zoom....

3 months 2 weeks ago
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IMPORTANT! UNI Courses Moved Online, Dorm Closures

In adherence to the continued guidance from the Iowa Board of Regents as well as state and national officials regarding protecting public health, the University of Northern Iowa is making important adjustments at this time.  Coursework All courses will be taught online beginning Monday, March 23, and will remain online...

3 months 3 weeks ago
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Use These Tips for Success as an Online Student

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the majority of universities throughout the world have been forced to make drastic changes, like moving to online course delivery. While many students assume that learning online is easier than the traditional in-person route, the opposite is often true. Online learning requires a higher level of...

3 months 3 weeks ago
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UNI AAF students win Best in Show at 2020 ADDY Awards

The challenge: Change the perception of hot dogs.  The result: “Get Dogged” and a Best in Show award.  The University of Northern Iowa student chapter of the American Advertising Federation (AAF) won three awards at the annual Cedar Valley Addy awards show (Student Best in Show and two Gold Addys) last month. The group earned...

4 months 4 days ago