College of HUMANITIES, ARTS & SCIENCES

News Archive

Sunday, Apr 8, 2012 — The Department of Physics hosted two competitions this semester. The first, the UNI/AEA 267 Regional Physics Competition took place on Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at the University of Northern Iowa McLeod Center. Registration began at 8 a.m. and the competition ended around noon with the announcement of winners and presentation of awards....
Sunday, Apr 8, 2012 — The Center for Teaching and Learning Mathematics at UNI was recently awarded a Mathematics and Science Partnership Title IIB grant. The Title IIB grant entitled, “Making Sense of Mathematics and Teaching: Learning and Leading (MSMT II),” will provide ongoing funding for Making Sense of Mathematics and Teaching (MSMT) professional development...
Sunday, Apr 1, 2012 — The College of Humanities, Arts & Sciences is excited to announce a donation to the Northeast Iowa Food Bank. The donation comes on behalf of all the students admitted to UNI's College of Humanities, Arts & Sciences for 2012. "We wanted to really make a difference and think outside the box in our marketing efforts," says Marketing...
Wednesday, Mar 7, 2012 — In light of the current situation at UNI, I want to take a moment to discuss these anticipated program closures. Over the course of the past several years, budgets have continually been slashed at UNI. This year our state appropriations have dipped to the lowest they’ve been in 16 years, since 1996-97. These financial challenges have made a...
Sunday, Mar 4, 2012 — You may think the Center for Teaching and Learning Mathematics only focuses on mathematics, but did you know: • The CTLM has two distinct grant funded projects — one focused on mathematics professional development and the other on learning outside of school resources for military families.• CTLM and Waterloo Community Schools (WCS) recently...
Sunday, Feb 12, 2012 — As a faculty member of the new College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences, do you find yourself bridging the gap between the disciplines of the humanities and the sciences?After the initial idea was brought up by assistant professor David Grant from the Department of Languages and Literatures, our office set out to find faculty members who have...
Sunday, Feb 12, 2012 — Alyssa Jacobson and Mark Busch could tell you a thing or two about what it’s like to live and teach in another country. Both recent UNI graduates started their teaching careers overseas when they stepped out of their comfort zones and traveled to Brazil and China to complete their student teaching.       After attending the UNI International...
Wednesday, Jan 18, 2012 — Our AmeriCorps members led a number of visible service projects, involving many volunteers in the 4 communities we serve: Black Hawk, Linn, Dubuque counties and the Decorah area.   
Tuesday, Dec 27, 2011 — Eileen ('80 Mathematics and Chemistry) and Bob ('80 Industrial Technology) Youds will tell you that their UNI experience helped form the solid base from which they launched successful and fulfilling careers. Eileen has been a member of the college advisory board and they both currently serve on the UNI Foundation's Imagine the Impact...
Sunday, Dec 11, 2011 — Gary Scholten, '80 Mathematics, has received the UNI Alumni Association's 2011-12 Alumni Achievement Award. This is the alumni associations most prestigious honor and recognizes significant personal and professional success of UNI graduates. It is presented annually to a graduate who epitomizes the best qualities of the University and its...

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