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Northern Iowan

The student news site of the University of Northern Iowa

Northern Iowan

UNI’s RRTTC celebrates Earth Week through campus-wide sustainability initiatives, Cedar Valley historical education and environmentally conscious events for students to get involved.

Recycling & Reuse Technology Transfer Center hosts Earth Week events

MEG GROVE, Staff Writer Apr 23, 2023

UNI students had the opportunity to participate in events everyday from April 17-20, 2023 in celebration of Earth Week. The Recycling and Reuse Technology Transfer Center (RRTTC) hosted these events as...

The Refinery has replaced the Wok station in Piazza. While the Wok was a popular option, it was difficult to staff.

The Refinery brings allergy-friendly options to Piazza

Luke Nelson, Staff Writer Apr 23, 2023

Dining options at Piazza have heated up this semester with the addition of The Refinery. This new allergen-free station has replaced The Wok. It offers a wide variety of meals which are conscious of the...

El Proyecto Espectro vuelve a en persona en GBPAC por la primera vez desde 2020.

Gallagher Bluedorn hosts Spectrum Project Spring Concert

LAUREN MCGUILL, Staff Writer Apr 19, 2023

Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center hosted the Spectrum Project spring concert last weekend on Sunday, April 16 at 2 p.m. The Spectrum Project performance  combined  art, music, movement and drama...

VOX POP: What is your biggest pet peeve about UNI?

Emma Criswell, Guest Contributer Apr 16, 2023

Quotes and photos by Emma Criswell.

Uprising Magazine is a great way for students to be creative on campus, enhance their skills and get involved.

Uprising Magazine releases Issue 15

Peyton Guthrie Apr 16, 2023

Uprising Magazine will be releasing Issue 15 on April 17, 2023. This magazine features an abundance of topics from fashion, arts, culture and much more. “Uprising is a fully student-run publication...

The Northern Iowan 2022-23 staff. From left to right, back row: Lanie Weber, David Warrington, Diamond Roundtree, Nixson Benitez. Front row: Mallory Schmitz, Sophie Hoffmeier, Emma Koehler, Karina Ortiz.

UNI’s 2023 Student Leadership Awards recipients

NI Staff, NI Editors Apr 12, 2023

Editor's Note On April 11, 2023 University of Northern Iowa Student Involvement hosted the Student Leadership awards. Panther Pantry Awards: Student Organizations: National Residence...

Orchesis performs at verious events throughout the year, including at the Men’s Varsity Glee Club Christmas Variety Show and at thier fall showcase, pictured above. The annual gala is a culmination of their work all year.

Orchesis Dance Company to take the stage at Oster Regent Theatre

ERIN MCRAE, Staff Writer Apr 12, 2023

The Orchesis Dance Company will be holding their annual gala at the Oster Regent Theatre on April 14 at 7 p.m. and April 15 at 2 p.m.  Orchesis was established in 1926, which makes it UNI’s oldest...

Students who need help with financial aid, or seeking more information can contact the Office of Financial Aid in Gilchrist Hall.

$89.2 million awarded to UNI students during the 2021-2022 school year

MEG GROVE, Staff Writer Apr 10, 2023

The University of Northern Iowa has released their 2022 financial aid annual report stating that $89.2 million was awarded to students in financial aid during the 2021-2022 school year. Almost 8,400 students...

The UNI Interpreters Theatre show is located in Lang Hall 040. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. and is free of charge.

UNI Interpreters Theatre Presents Improv at the Interp: Theatre without a Net!


On April 20-22 at 7:30 p.m. UNI Interpreters Theatre will be putting on a show titled “Improv in the Interp: Theatre Without a Net!” Directed by Doug Shaw, an all-new troupe of performers will be putting...

Students can support and enjoy their peers artwork starting April 24, at 7 p.m. in the Kamerick Art Building.

UNI Art Gallery features five students of the Bachelors of Fine Arts Program

ERIN MCRAE, Staff Writer Apr 10, 2023

The UNI Gallery of Art is holding an exhibition for the spring 2023 Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) program on Monday, April 24th, through Friday, May 5th. There will be an opening night reception that takes...

The subject of suicide has seemed to be a taboo topic of discussion. However, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention has created events such as the Suicide Prevention Walk to help have conversations about suicide and spread awareness.

UNI Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention

LAUREN MCGUILL, Staff Writer Apr 5, 2023

UNI gave a positive start to April as it hosted its annual Out of the Darkness walk for suicide prevention on Saturday, April 1st. The walk is one of many across the country that helps fund research on...

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