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Iowa Organic Association presentation rescheduled

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Iowa Organic Association presentation “Growing Organic Expertise Across Iowa” schedule for today (Thursday, November 11) at Upper Iowa University’s Fayette Campus has been postponed. The program will now be held from 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Thursday, November 18, in Garbee Hall Room 13.  Presenters include third generation farmer Scott…

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New Board of Trustees announced

Upper Iowa University has announced that alums, and longtime friends of the University, David Vaudt ’76, Brian Sims ’08, ’10, and LaVerne McCoy ’98 were recently elected to the UIU Board of Trustees. David Vaudt currently serves as president of Vaudt Consulting LLC in Norwalk, Connecticut. Graduating summa cum laude while earning a bachelor’s degree…

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Iowa Organic Assoc. presentation November 11

The Iowa Organic Association will present “Growing Organic Expertise Across Iowa” at Upper Iowa University’s Fayette Campus Thursday, November 11. The program will be held from 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in Garbee Hall Room 13.  Presenters include third generation farmer Scott Wedemeier and Iowa Organic Association education and outreach coordinator Olga Reding. Wedemeier owns and…

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Internship and Career Fair October 6

The Office of Career Development will host the annual UIU Internship and Career Fair on Wednesday, October 6. As a part of this year’s event, the University will once again be showcasing its graduate programs. The fair is scheduled to be held from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Student Center ballrooms at Fayette…

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It’s Homecoming Week

Upper Iowa University is all revved up for its “Peacock Pride 2020NE” Homecoming celebration through Sunday, October 3. In addition to all of the classic traditions, UIU will host its first Peacock Show & Shine as part of the weeklong festivities. Alumni and community members are invited to show off their classic cars or trucks…

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2021 Summer Dean’s List

Upper Iowa University is proud to announce the Dean’s List for the 2021 spring term. 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.

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Military Family Grant building on success

To further assist the entire military family achieve their academic and career goals, Upper Iowa University (UIU) announced in September 2020 the creation of the Military Family Grant. The grant, which is available for all eligible spouses and dependents of active duty, reserve and National Guard service members, has proven to be a successful means…

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Gallery exhibition season opens

The 2021-22 Bing-Davis Memorial Gallery schedule has opened with “It’s Not All Black & White,” the featured works of Stephanie Chambers. Chambers currently serves as assistant professor of art at University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in Belton, Texas. The exhibit is open through Friday, October 1. An artist reception is scheduled from 3:30-5 p.m. Thursday, September…

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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic culture continues to have a profound effect on food, music, science, sports, politics, fashion, the arts and much more in the United States. Hispanic Heritage Month, which spans from September 15 -October 15,  is a time to honor and celebrate the historic background, culture, heritage, and many influences of the Hispanic community in the…

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Alumni Speaker Series resumes

The Upper Iowa University Alumni Speaker Series resumes Wednesday, September 15, with “Keys to Success” presented by Luke Wickham. The program begins at 6 p.m. CST. Since attending UIU, Wickham has spent his time operating his own real estate holding company. He is now part of one of the most successful multi-family teams in the…

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