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The DeRidder Center is temporarily closed. Please contact the Fort Polk Center for assistance at 337-537-4465 or [email protected].

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3/9/2021

VITA program ends March 15

Accounting students of Upper Iowa University’s (UIU) School of Business and Professional Studies will conclude the free income tax preparation service at Fayette Campus on Monday, March 15. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is provided from 4 – 6:30 p.m. each Monday in the first floor computer lab of the UIU Andres Center for…

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3/8/2021

UIU recognized for adult online programming

Upper Iowa University (UIU) has been recognized for offering among the top adult online degree programs in the nation by Abound: Finish College. UIU is among eight institutions of higher education recognized in Iowa. Through Abound’s search module and advice to students, future students are encouraged to look at how schools meet the “Four As” –…

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2/22/2021

Yoshimoto exhibit now open

The works of Omaha, Nebraska, artist, Jave Yoshimoto will be featured at Bing-Davis Memorial Gallery at Upper Iowa University’s Fayette Campus through Friday, March 19. The solo exhibit, titled “Grievous Microcosm,” is based on today’s humanitarian issues. According to the artist, his goal is to raise awareness of the daily humanitarian crises around the globe,…

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2/17/2021

Alumni Speaker Series continues February 24

The Alumni Speaker Series continues Wednesday, February 24, with “The Importance of Volunteerism and Leadership,” presented by Royce Hix ’13. The program begins at 6 p.m. CST. Hix attended the UIU-Wausau Center, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting. Now an experienced accounting professional, Hix worked his way up from a temp-to-hire role and…

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1/25/2021

2020 Fall Dean’s List

Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce the Dean’s List for the 2020 fall semester. 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. The honored students include: Alexandria April Babin – Alexandria, LA Quanikka Patrice Bailey – Alexandria, LA…

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1/20/2021

Alumni Speaker Series begins January 27

The Office of Career Development is excited to announce the creation of the Alumni Speaker Series.  The virtual sessions will feature career-related topics inspired by the speaker’s career path.  Alums will share their experiences and expertise virtually through Upper Iowa University’s Facebook page.  After the conclusion of each recorded session, they will be shared on…

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1/20/2021

Accounting majors to provide free tax preparation

Accounting students of Upper Iowa University’s School of Business and Professional Studies will provide free income tax preparation at Fayette Campus on Mondays, February 1 through March 26. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program will be provided from 4 – 6:30 p.m. each day in the first floor computer lab of the UIU Andres…

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1/19/2021

Handling the pandemic with CARE

Care: Responsibility for or attention to health, well-being, and safety. – Merriam-Webster Dictionary Since July, a diverse group of Upper Iowa University staff  members spanning across Fayette Campus has quietly served on the front line to better assure the safety of students and the entire Campus community during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. UIU CARE team…

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1/15/2021

‘Constructed Realities’ underway at Gallery

“Constructed Realities” will be featured at Bing-Davis Memorial Gallery at Upper Iowa University’s (UIU) Fayette Campus through Friday, February 12. The featured exhibit is composed of works created by St. Charles, Illinois, artist Dominic Sansone. Sansone holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign and a Master of Fine…

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1/13/2021

Commemorating the life of MLK

Upper Iowa University is proud to commemorate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, January 18. This year, in lieu of classes, UIU will have a full day of programming that will include several keynote speakers – alumni, faculty, artists, and community leaders – who embody King’s contemporary legacy. All Upper Iowa students,…

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