Archive of Previous News Releases
FAYETTE, Iowa (January 22, 2015) - Upper Iowa University is ranked 13th in the Nonprofit Colleges Onlines' Students Before Profits ranking of the top 50 schools for online master's of business degree programs. The Students Before Profits award was created to promote nonprofit colleges and universities offering online degree programs that put students before profits and education before the bottom line.
Rachel Lewey <email@example.com> - Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:35:00 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (January 16, 2015) - Mark your calendars! Best-selling author and illustrator Katherine Hannigan is coming to Upper Iowa University's Fayette campus for a special presentation Thursday, February 19, from 2:30-3:30 p.m. in the Liberal Arts auditorium, which is being held in conjunction with her month-long exhibition of illustrations in the Bing-Davis Memorial Gallery on campus.
Rachel Lewey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:31:06 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (January 15, 2015) - Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce the Dean's List for the Fall semester 2014. To be honored, a student must have earned a minimum 3.50 grade point average for the semester and be enrolled as a full-time student.
Monica Bayer Heaton <email@example.com> - Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:51:00 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (January 14, 2014) - The Office of Student Development at Upper Iowa University is hosting its fourth annual Student Leadership Conference Thursday, January 22, from 6-9 p.m. in the Student Center Ballroom. The theme for this year's event is "Extreme Makeover: Leadership Edition," and will feature alumnus Steve Phillips '90, former vice president for Harley-Davidson, as keynote speaker.
Rachel Lewey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Wed, 14 Jan 2015 09:39:19 -0600 FAYETTE, Iowa (January 9, 2014) - Upper Iowa University is pleased to present the graduates of October 2014.
Joel Kunze <email@example.com> - Fri, 09 Jan 2015 13:27:00 -0800 FAYETTE, Iowa (January 9, 2015) - Upper Iowa University is ranked 25th in the first annual Students Before Profits Nonprofit Colleges Online ranking of the top 50 schools for online bachelor's of business degree programs. The Students Before Profits award was created to promote nonprofit colleges and universities offering online degree programs that put students before profits and education before the bottom line.
Rachel Lewey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Fri, 09 Jan 2015 06:37:22 -0800 FAYETTE, Iowa (January 8, 2015) - An exploration in encaustic paintings takes center stage in the Bing-Davis Gallery on the Upper Iowa University Fayette campus January 15 through February 13. Barbara Walton's "Waxing Poetics" exhibition will feature several original works by the Iowa State University College of Design associate professor.
Rachel Lewey <email@example.com> - Thu, 08 Jan 2015 13:13:45 -0800 The online undergraduate programs at Upper Iowa University and its online master of business administration (MBA) program have been ranked for the third consecutive year by U.S. News & World Report. U.S. News published "2015 Best Online Education Programs" on its website January 7.
Rachel Lewey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Wed, 07 Jan 2015 07:00:00 -0800 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