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Friday, Nov 2, 2018 — Student and Faculty Research The communication sciences and disorders department, would like to commend its faculty members and students for their upcoming research presentations. Nine research projects co-authored by twenty-one students in the department were accepted for this year’s American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)...
PAT Poster
Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 — The University of Northern Iowa's Interpreters Theatre will present "PAT," conceived, written and directed by UNI student Laney Kraus-Taddeo, at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 1, 2 and 3, in the Interpreters Theatre in 040 Lang Hall. Lizzie, a recent high school graduate and an avid daytime television viewer, desperately tries to convince her mom to go...
Thursday, Oct 18, 2018 — The year was 1962. To the chagrin of the Kennedy administration and the CIA, the communist government of Fidel Castro was firmly in power in Cuba, despite their best efforts. Well, “best” might be a stretch. The United States was fresh from the disastrous Bay of Pigs fiasco – a failed military invasion of Cuba by the CIA. The botched...
Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018UNI Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders NSSLHA Chapter UNI's 2017-2018 NSSLHA chapter, of over 180 members, focused on campus/community service, social/community building, and professional development. Campus and community service was demonstrated by raising money for the NSSLHA Loves Campaign's charity -...
Aut is love poster
Friday, Oct 5, 2018 — The University of Northern Iowa's Interpreters Theatre will present "Aut is Love" at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, October 11 to Saturday, October 13, in the Interpreters Theatre in 040 Lang Hall. Written by graduate student, Nathan Selove, “Aut is Love” is a  romantic comedy based on the true story of a young couple who both fall on the Autism...
Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 — "The Reach and Richness of Design: The Elena Diane Curris Biennial Design Exhibition"  Monday, October 8, 2018 - 6:00 pm to Friday, November 16, 2018 - 5:00 pm Curated by Professor Roy R. Behrens, this inaugural exhibition features vintage information wheels (volvelles) from the collection of author and designer Jessica Helfand, wood...
Dr. Paul Siddens receives 2018 ICA citation award
Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 — Dr. Paul Siddens, UNI Department of Communication Studies head, was recognized with the Iowa Communication Association's Citation Award for his extraordinary service to the organization and to the discipline. Siddens received the award on Sept. 21 at the ICA's annual meeting. For more information about this award, please visit:...
UNI Alumni, Chuck Pelton, returns to UNI's Physics Department
Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 — Chuck Pelton, Senior Engineering Manager Rockwell-Collins and BA physics alum 2006, PSM Applied Physics 2007, returns to UNI Physics Department. Monday, September 17, 2018, alum Chuck Pelton returned to UNI for the purpose of recruiting for Rockwell-Collins and to offer assistance to our present majors. Chuck offered career advice, job...
Friday, Sep 14, 2018Elizabeth Kolbert is a Pulitzer Prize-winning science writer and journalist.  Her latest book The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize in the General Nonfiction category, and was a New York Times 2014 Top Ten Best Book of the Year.  Her series on global warming, “The Climate of Man,” appeared in...
Students working of a metal casting project
Thursday, Aug 30, 2018 — Last week, the Iowa Economic Development Authority board approved a $1.5 million Strategic Infrastructure Program (SIP) grant to the University of Northern Iowa’s (UNI) Metal Casting Center (MCC). “The funding is an example of Iowa’s commitment to support growth in the manufacturing sector through advanced technologies,” said Jerry Thiel...

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