Archive of Previous News Releases
FAYETTE, Iowa (August 26, 2014) - Although final enrollment won't be known until "census day," preliminary figures at Upper Iowa University show approximately a 10 percent increase in enrollment on the Fayette campus.
email@example.com - Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:01:28 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (August 25, 2014) - Upper Iowa University is bringing on nine new full-time faculty members this academic year, which started August 25.
Monica Bayer Heaton<firstname.lastname@example.org> - Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:24:40 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (August 26, 2014) - Looking at autism spectrum disorders from a multicultural perspective can be challenging, but it is one that is gaining ground in psychology research everywhere. Dr. Steffanie Schilder, assistant professor of psychology at Upper Iowa University, along with two alumni are fortunate to be on the cusp of this forward way of thinking. "There's this big push for psychologists to look beyond the United States with their research, and to find out how certain disorders affect or are affected by culture," she said.
email@example.com - Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:06:36 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (August 25, 2014) - The public is invited to the Upper Iowa University campus this fall to enjoy musical and other performances by guest artists. Unless otherwise noted, all events are in the UIU Student Center Ballroom. The events are at no charge, although a freewill offering will be accepted.
Monica Bayer Heaton <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:19:46 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (August 22, 2014) - Encaustic, clay, illustration and water color - Bing-Davis Memorial Gallery has it all on display now through May 9. The gallery's schedule is packed with works of art that will make you pause and wonder, evoke a feeling and intrigue you.
email@example.com - Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:13:03 -0500 FAYETTE,, Iowa (August 13, 2014) - Upper Iowa University announces the international Dean's List for the Hong Kong and Malaysia centers for the Spring term of the 2013-14 academic year. 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.
firstname.lastname@example.org - Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:00:02 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (August 11, 2014) - ARAMARK Higher Education Food Service Team is hosting a fund-raiser August 17 to help a food service worker at Upper Iowa University, whose home was recently damaged by fire.
Monica Bayer Heaton <email@example.com> - Mon, 11 Aug 2014 11:13:40 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (August 1, 2014) - Nothing compares to the Iowa State Fair or tuition assistance. Upper Iowa University faculty and staff will be at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, August 7-17, to once again give away two one-year tuition awards and free classes to eligible participants. Now in its ninth year at the fair, UIU will host an informational and merchandise booth at the Varied Industries Building on the Iowa State Fairgrounds from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. each day of the fair.
firstname.lastname@example.org - Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:09:05 -0500 Upper Iowa University is pleased to present the graduates of May 2014.
email@example.com - Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:25:26 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (July 31, 2014) - Celebrating 157 years of art and the changing landscape of Upper Iowa University, the Art Department will host a family barbecue Tuesday, August 19, from 5-8 p.m. at Edgar Fine Arts Hall on the Fayette campus. This special night of fellowship will cap off a month-long exhibition currently under way in the Bing-Davis Gallery that commemorates the history of UIU's Art Department and features a survey of landscape paintings of the UIU campus by alumni, students, faculty and former staff members
firstname.lastname@example.org - Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:06:37 -0500 Upper Iowa University will reinstate the Peacock women's indoor and outdoor track and field programs, effective for the 2015-16 academic year.
email@example.com - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:06:15 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (July 23, 2014) - After more than a year of self-evaluation, UIU faculty members have redesigned the academic offerings across Upper Iowa University to better meet student demands and the needs of the job market that graduates will be entering.
Monica Bayer Heaton <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:44:54 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (July 21, 2014) - Upper Iowa University has your "Ticket to Success" with a one-year tuition award give-away drawing at the 2014 Fayette County Fair. UIU will host an information booth at the fair in the Commercial Exhibit Hall at the Fayette County Fairgrounds in West Union, Iowa, from 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. starting Tuesday, July 29 and running through Sunday, August 3.
email@example.com - Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:17:35 -0500 Continuing professional education courses for nurses are now available through Upper Iowa University, as UIU launches a new partnership with CEPartner. This partnership will enable UIU to offer continuing education courses for the nursing profession initially, and other professions in the near future.
Monica Bayer Heaton <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:36:59 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (June 20, 2014) - Dr. Katrina Farren-Eller had not been back to Haiti for two years. During her last trip, the Upper Iowa University assistant professor of English remembers feeling desperate and angry about the conditions that Haitians have lived in since the devastating earthquake over four years ago. This year, however, Farren-Eller saw progress.
email@example.com - Fri, 20 Jun 2014 09:37:17 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (June 13, 2014) - The Iowa Board of Nursing has awarded Upper Iowa University with full approval for the UIU bachelors of science in nursing program that is available for Registered Nurses. The Board of Nursing voted unanimously to approve the UIU RN-BSN program for the maximum six years during its meeting on June 11. The Iowa Board of Nursing stated that there were no recommendations for improvement.
Monica Bayer Heaton <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Fri, 13 Jun 2014 10:44:46 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (June 12, 2014) - Young and old alike are fascinated by computers and what they can do. The Upper Iowa University summer computer camp proved the point again this week. Camper Katherine Oakley shares what she's learning with her grandfather, Jim Oakley of Oelwein. Instructor for the camp was Dr. James Jacobs, assistant professor of information technology. Camps were held for two age groups and focused on hardware, image and audio capture and editing, basic computer applications and programming and even drone flight.
Monica Bayer Heaton <email@example.com> - Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:24:06 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (June 5, 2014) - Upper Iowa University announces the Dean's List for the Spring term 2013-2014. 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.
firstname.lastname@example.org - Thu, 05 Jun 2014 14:54:37 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (June 4, 2014) - This summer, Sandra Meder, a UIU senior from Waukon, Iowa, will be traversing the state of Iowa speaking with caregivers of persons suffering from dementia and collecting data for a special research project thanks to a $2,000 scholarship from the R.J. McElroy Student/Faculty Research selection committee.
email@example.com - Wed, 04 Jun 2014 13:38:41 -0500 FAYETTE, Iowa (May 21, 2014) - The online undergraduate and master's in business administration (MBA) programs at Upper Iowa University have been ranked among the best online programs for veterans and service members by U.S. News & World Report. The "2014 Best Online Programs for Veterans" rankings were released on the publication's website May 20.
Monica Bayer Heaton <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Wed, 21 May 2014 15:00:37 -0500