College of HUMANITIES, ARTS & SCIENCES

News Archive

Thursday, Feb 20, 2014 — Congratulations are in order for Alissa Cornick (Languages and Literatures) and Katelyn Santy (Communication Studies). Cornick was awarded the Outstanding Master’s Creative Thesis Award. Santy was presented the Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award. Both were awarded by the UNI Graduate College.Cornick’s thesis title was Apothecary and Other...
Tuesday, Feb 11, 2014 — Congratulations to Jerry Soneson, head of the Department of Philosophy and World Religions on the publication of his paper, “The Legacy of Gordon Kaufman: Theological Method and Its Pragmatic Norms,” in Zygon: Journal of Religion and Science.Soneson elaborates more on his article, “Gordon Kaufman was one of the more influential...
Tuesday, Feb 11, 2014 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa—Dr. H. Arlo Nimmo published his book, Before Summer, this last January. The book is a collection of 16 short stories that illustrates the story of a...
Tuesday, Feb 11, 2014 — Congratulations to Pierre-Damien Mvuyekure, professor of English and American/African American literature in the Department of Languages and Literatures, for publishing a poem, “Fear Not, South Africa," in the January/February 2014 issue of Konch...
Tuesday, Feb 11, 2014 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa—University of Northern Iowa alumna, Beth Nybeck, is set to speak at the Kansas City TED Talks on February 20th, 2014. The theme is Idea Generation(s), and will focus on creativity and innovation through perseverance. All presenters will have overcome personal and/or professional difficulties to reach success. Their stories...
Friday, Dec 6, 2013 — In addition to balancing two majors, senior Corey Cooling is passionately involved in multiple campus organizations. His interests include environmental preservation, higher education, global politics, student activism, electronic dance music, and fantasy football. When he is able to make time, he enjoys listening to Iowa Public Radio, going...
Thursday, Dec 5, 2013 — Article Source: WCF CourierA throng of University of Northern Iowa marching band members tuned in Cedar Heights Elementary School students to important character-building skills during a theatrical “musicale” Friday [Nov. 8.]Twenty three marching band members, clad in their newly-minted uniforms of purple and gold, played a round of spirited...
Thursday, Dec 5, 2013 — The Earth Science Department is now offering an Environmental Science B.A. degree for students with an interest in protecting and preserving the natural environment. The degree is centered upon courses in the physical earth sciences, such as Air Quality, Environmental Hydrology and Environmental Geology, and this degree will help students...
Monday, Nov 11, 2013 — Sam Bass is a senior at UNI with an English major and a minor in Women’s and Gender Studies, and his expected graduation date is May 2015. Bass says there are very few things he loves more than college; he would love to work at a university for the rest of his life. His main goal would be to impact students the same way he was impacted upon...
Monday, Nov 11, 2013 — What is 50 foot high and weighs six tons? A 3 dimensional printer on a crane. Recently, the Department of Technology lifted the Metal Casting Center’s new 3D printer to the third floor of the Cedar Valley TechWorks facility.The Metal Casting Center was recently funded $1.2 million from the state of Iowa to create a new Center for Additive...

Pages