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Thursday, Jul 21, 2011 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa hosted the 2011 Solar Splash World Championship of Intercollegiate Solar Boat Racing for the first time, June 8 through June 12, at George Wyth State Park. This year's event was one of the largest, with 21 teams from four countries participating.  After the four-day event, Cedarville...
Thursday, Jul 21, 2011 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa has released the first in a series of electronic math games aimed at helping elementary students in the classroom. The iTunes game, titled "Tapatan," is similar to tic-tac-toe and requires students to use spatial reasoning and logic. The application was developed by the Regents'...
Thursday, Jul 21, 2011 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Sturgis Youth Theatre, a program of the University of Northern Iowa Department of Theatre, is offering a production of "Aladdin." Fifty student actors and staff are part of this classic story about a boy, a princess, a lamp and the Genie who makes them all live happily ever after. "Aladdin" plays July 21-...
Thursday, Jul 21, 2011 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The UNI New Horizons Band will present a summer concert at Prairie Lakes Church in Cedar Falls on Thursday, July 21 at 10 a.m. The band will perform standard concert band literature including selections from "Oklahoma." Tom Burchers, retired band director at Tripoli, will perform an alto saxophone solo on the piece...
Thursday, Jul 21, 2011 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa –  The Center for Energy & Environmental Education (CEEE) at the University of Northern Iowa will offer three workshops to prepare leaders to help individuals make their holidays more environmentally friendly and more meaningful. The first workshop will be held from 9 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, Aug. 3, at the Lost...
Thursday, Jul 21, 2011 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa received the Governor's Environmental Excellence Award for its dedication to water quality and its work to minimize pollution from entering Dry Run Creek, an impaired water body that flows directly through campus.In order to ensure that UNI was yielding positive benefits to the...
Wednesday, Jun 1, 2011 — UNI's new College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences will officially take the place of the former College of Humanities and Fine Arts, and College of Natural Sciences on Friday, July 1. The new consolidated college is the result of recommendations of Executive Vice President and Provost Gloria Gibson. A transition committee, chaired by...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 — The University of Northern Iowa School of Music's Suzuki School is taking applications from new and current students for the upcoming summer session. Registration forms can be downloaded from www.uni.edu/music/Suzuki. Forms should be submitted...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa will host the 2011 Solar Splash World Championship of Intercollegiate Solar Boat Racing for the first time, June 8 through June 12, at George Wyth State Park. This year's event will be one of the largest, with 21 teams from four countries and more than 250 spectators. According to Reg...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 — The University of Northern Iowa's Community Music School will offer Camp Musicmania, June 13 through 18. Daily activities will be held from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Russell Hall on the UNI campus.Participants in grades four through nine will enjoy a fun-filled week of activities that will include singing, dancing, drama, playing small...

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