Archive of Previous News Releases
FAYETTE, Iowa (December 18, 2014) - Upper Iowa University Art Department will host the ninth annual Saturday Art Program beginning January 24 at the Edgar Fine Arts building on the Fayette, Iowa, campus. Fayette County elementary school students are invited to participate in this four-week program, which includes class on January 31, February 7 and February 14.
Rachel Lewey <email@example.com> - Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:40:00 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (December 17, 2014) - Upper Iowa University's Peacocks Technology And Gaming (PTAG) student group at the Fayette campus recently helped pupils from North Fayette Valley Middle School win the regional round of the First Lego League. PTAG was introduced to the project by its advisor, Dr. James Jacobs, who works with students from these age groups during the summer and was contacted by Julie Frieden from NFV. The UIU students met with them on Mondays for an hour and a half since the end of September.
Rachel Lewey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:25:13 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (December 11, 2014) -Upper Iowa University has been named to the 2014 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS). Three diverse service projects highlighted for this honor are central to UIU earning recognition for its commitment to developing global citizens who become life-long learners.
Rachel Lewey <email@example.com> - Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:30:20 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (December 3, 2014) - Emma Hough graduated from Upper Iowa University in 1926. UIU has celebrated Hough's milestone birthdays each year since 2012. Marking this momentous occasion of her 110th birthday, the President's wife Sharon Duffy bestowed many Upper Iowa gifts upon Hough and her friends, as well as brought special cupcakes to celebrate the event.
Rachel Lewey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Wed, 03 Dec 2014 16:58:57 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (November 19, 2014) - Upper Iowa University will present its first annual UIU Talent Showcase this Friday, November 21, at 7:30 p.m. in the Student Center ballroom featuring the Upper Iowa's talented singers, actors, spoken word artists and dancers. This performance is free and open to the public.
Rachel Lewey <email@example.com> - Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:21:37 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (November 19, 2014) - The Upper Iowa University Online Program has recently made the College Choice 'Best Online Colleges' list. Placing 41st on the list, Upper Iowa was recognized for its academic reputation, number of online degrees offered, affordability, scholarly quality of the professors teaching online courses, engaging methods of teaching, technological resources and awards won by the online program.
Rachel Lewey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:43:00 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (November 13, 2014) - Upper Iowa University's Office of Career Development is looking to build upon its recent success and asks employers and alumni to reach out for their employment needs. October 1, Career Development hosted its first annual career fair on the Fayette campus networking with approximately 40 employers and over 400 students and alumni. As a result, several students received offers for internships, and up-and-coming UIU graduates landed their first job!
Rachel Lewey <email@example.com> - Thu, 13 Nov 2014 14:52:11 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (November 13, 2014) - Erik Zorrilla, a first-year Upper Iowa University student majoring in biology with a pre-med emphasis, won first prize in the experiential category of the poster competition at the annual conference of the Iowa Illinois Nebraska STEM Partnership for Innovation and Research and Education (IINSPIRE) Alliance held recently at Des Moines Area Community College in Ankeny, Iowa.
Rachel Lewey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Thu, 13 Nov 2014 12:24:44 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (November 13, 2014) - A large crowd packed the ballrooms of the Student Center Tuesday, November 11, for the annual Upper Iowa University Veterans Day ceremony. The event featured a special recognition of all veterans in attendance; a featured speaker in UIU Athletics Director David Miller, who served in the U.S. Air Force from 1984-1995; and a the presentation of the wreath of honor by President William R. Duffy II and his wife Sharon.
Rachel Lewey <email@example.com> - Thu, 13 Nov 2014 12:08:09 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (November 12, 2014) - Upper Iowa University has made the inaugural College Choice online bachelor of science in nursing program rankings. Placing 39th on the RN-BSN list, Upper Iowa was recognized for its affordability, quality of education, academic reputation and engaging methods of teaching employed in the university's RN-to-BSN online program.
Rachel Lewey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:05:50 -0600 ROCKFORD, Ill. (November 12, 2014) - Upper Iowa University's Rockford location will host a special open house Tuesday, November 18, from 4-6 p.m. UIU-Rockford is located at 1161 Tebala Blvd., Rockford, Ill. Advisors will be available for one-on-one transcript evaluations and to discuss the majors and programs offered at the UIU-Rockford location. Refreshments will be provided.
Rachel Lewey <email@example.com> - Wed, 12 Nov 2014 10:15:55 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (November 11, 2014) - Upper Iowa University's Center for International Education (CIE) is gearing up for a fun-filled week focused on international education as part of the 15th anniversary of International Education Week sponsored by the U.S. departments of State and Education November 17-20.
Rachel Lewey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Tue, 11 Nov 2014 14:12:35 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (November 10, 2014) - Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce the graduates of August 2014.
email@example.com - Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:41:35 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (November 10, 2014) - Upper Iowa University Art Department is hosting its first community college art showcase which is on display now through December 5 in Bing-Davis Memorial Art Gallery at the Edgar Fine Arts building on the Fayette, Iowa, campus. The UIU Art Department plans to host the community college art exhibition every other year.
Rachel Lewey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Mon, 10 Nov 2014 08:56:09 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (October 31, 2014) - Upper Iowa University has been named once again as a top military-friendly school by both Military Advanced Education (MAE) and militaryfriendly.com (formerly known as G.I. Jobs). UIU has made each list since they were created by the publications.
Rachel Lewey <email@example.com> - Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:08:48 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (October 30, 2014) - Upper Iowa University has been notified that the UIU online Human Services degree has been ranked as a best value in the 2015 Best Value Online College Rankings by OnlineU.
Rachel Lewey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:15:10 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (October 30, 2014) - Upper Iowa University will host a special Veterans Day ceremony at the World War II Memorial located on the east side of the Fayette campus Tuesday, November 11, at 11 a.m. Refreshments will be provided after the ceremony.
Rachel Lewey <email@example.com> - Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:44:55 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (October 27, 2014) - The Quad Cities center of Upper Iowa University will host an open house from 4-6 p.m. on Thursday, November 6, to launch its new academic programs and welcome the new UIU-Quad Cities director.
Monica Bayer Heaton <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:32:32 -0500 DES MOINES, Iowa (October 27, 2014) - Iowa Gov. Terry E. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds announced a new educational element of the Home Base Iowa program on Monday, October 27. The Certified Higher Academic Military Partner (CHAMP) program Monday, October 27, certifies colleges and universities for their ability to educate and assist veterans on campus.
Monica Bayer Heaton<email@example.com> - Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:30:26 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (October 10, 2014) - Upper Iowa University will host Military Appreciation Day on Saturday, October 18. The university will recognize active military men and women and pay tribute to veterans in attendance during the UIU Peacock football game vs. Winona State University at Harms-Eischeid Stadium. Guests who show military ID or a Department of Defense card will receive complimentary admission to the 6 p.m. game.
Monica Bayer-Heaton <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:53:55 -0500