UIU CELEBRATES 2012 HOMECOMING. With a week packed with fun for students and a weekend dedicated to alumni, the 2012 Upper Iowa University Homecoming celebration recaptured the highlights of the past while focusing on the future. Memories from the weekend can be seen on the Upper Iowa Flickr page here.
ALUMNI RECEIVE SPECIAL RECOGNITION. Eight Upper Iowa alumni were honored at the annual Alumni Banquet held September 29 during Homecoming. They were selected based on a set of five criteria. Awards were given in the following categories: Community Service, Emerging Alumni, Professional Accomplishment, Service to Country and Service to Upper Iowa University. Those honored were:
SEVEN PEACOCK ATHLETES INDUCTED INTO THE UIU HALL OF FAME. For their contributions on the field, in the ring and on the court – as well as out – seven Upper Iowa alumni athletes were honored at the annual Hall of Fame banquet held September 28. They include: Jackie Bridges '93 (football), Matt Cowley'00 (baseball), Jarrad Jones'00 (baseball), Marty McKowen'83 (coach), Sigmund Sanders'96 (basketball), Cliff Thompson'02 (wrestling), and Wade Whitcher'02 (baseball).
UIU OPENS HARMS-EISCHEID STADIUM. The University hosted a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony Saturday, September 8, at the newly renovated and renamed Harms-Eischeid stadium. Read more.
MILWAUKEE CENTER CELEBRATES 20 YEARS. UIU alumni are welcome to celebrate 20 years of academic success at the Upper Iowa University-Milwaukee Center Thursday, October 18. Read more.
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UIU OPENS 19TH EDUCATION CENTER. Upper Iowa University is opening its 19th education center in Mesa, Arizona, this fall. The center will begin offering classes in October in a temporary location and move into a more permanent location later. Read more.
ACCREDITATION CONTINUED BY HIGHER LEARNING COMMISSION. Upper Iowa University was notified by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association that accreditation of the University has been reaffirmed through 2019. Read more.
ALUMNI CALENDAR OF EVENTS. Click here to go to the online calendar.
October 18 - Milwaukee Center 20th Anniversary Celebration (Milwaukee Center)
3-7 p.m. Open House; 6-7 p.m. Program
November 6 - Atlanta, GA, Meet & Greet hosted by Ken ('67) and Merridee Michelsen
November 11 - Veterans Day
November 28 - Hong Kong cocktail reception
December (TBD) - Malaysia and Hong Kong alumni event and commencement
Coming in 2013
January 30 - Alumni mixer at Des Moines Center, Des Moines, Iowa, 6-8 p.m.
April 25-26 - Board of Trustees event, Fayette, Iowa (TBD)
May 11 - Commencement
T-SHIRTS, GIFTS, ALUMNI ITEMS—Everything Peacock and UIU is available at the Peacock Connection. Purchase online.