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Upper Iowa University to host Kirkwood faculty exhibit

FAYETTE, Iowa (January 4, 2019) – The works of three Kirkwood Community College faculty members will be featured at Bing-Davis Memorial Gallery at Upper Iowa University’s (UIU) Fayette Campus Thursday, January 10 – Friday, February 8.  Kirkwood art instructors Zach Wollert, Katie Baczeski and Christopher Gray will also lead an artist talk at 6 p.m.,…

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‘Volga River Review’ entries sought

FAYETTE, Iowa (December 4, 2018) – Upper Iowa University students, faculty, staff and alumni are invited to provide creative writing submissions to Upper Iowa’s literary journal, “Volga River Review.” All styles of writing are welcome, from traditional to experimental. Past contributors are welcome to participate again. To submit a poem, short story or creative essay for print,…

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UIU and Air Defense Artillery announce online agreement

FAYETTE, Iowa (December 3, 2018) – Upper Iowa University (UIU) and the U.S. Army Air Defense Artillery (ADA) have announced an articulation agreement to offer a UIU Bachelor of Science information technology degree education to U.S. Army Command and Control Systems Technicians (MOS 140A) and Air Defense Enhanced Early Warning System Operators (MOS 14H). At…

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July and August 2018 Graduates

FAYETTE, Iowa (November 20, 2018) – Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce the graduates of July and August 2018 and their respective honors/degrees. The graduates are as follows: July 2018 (skip to August 2018) Muhammad Farouq Abdul Patah Kota Damansara Selangor, Malaysia Bachelor of Science CommunicationCum Laude Owen Charles Abkes Ackley, IA Bachelor of…

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National Career Development Month at UIU

FAYETTE, Iowa (November 8, 2018) – The Upper Iowa University Office of Career Development invites all students, regardless of their education location, to get involved with National Career Development Month. There are a number of Fayette Campus events, as well as opportunities for center and online students to participate in throughout November.  Students are encourage to…

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UIU encourages community to ‘Learn Through Others’ Eyes’

FAYETTE, Iowa (November 6, 2018) – Upper Iowa University’s (UIU) Center for International Education is encouraging the entire Peacock community to “Learn Through Others’ Eyes” as part of International Education Week Monday, November 12 – Friday, November 16. International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange programs worldwide.…

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UIU Veterans Day program November 12

FAYETTE, Iowa (November 5, 2018) – Upper Iowa University cordially invites the public to attend its annual Veterans Day program on Monday, November 12. UIU alumnus and Iowa Army National Guard Major Philip Turner ’08 will serve as guest speaker. Turner is a veteran of Desert Storm and Operation Enduring Freedom and currently serves as…

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2018 Summer Dean’s List

Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce the Dean’s List for the 2018 summer session. 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 undergraduate student. The honored students and their respective majors are as follows: Alexandria Shaterica M Ashley – Alexandria,…

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UIU course location now open at Fort Hood, Texas

FORT HOOD, Texas (October 31, 2018) – Upper Iowa University (UIU), an award-winning, military-friendly university founded in 1857 with multiple education locations at military installations, is now offering courses at Fort Hood, Texas. “We’re extremely excited to partner with the Fort Hood Soldier Development Center and the United States Army to offer classes at our…

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Military Times ‘Best for Vets’ College

FAYETTE, Iowa (October 22, 2018) – Upper Iowa University (UIU) has once again been named a Best for Vets College by Military Times. The Military Times Best for Vets: Colleges 2019 rankings are based on the results of the Military Times’ annual survey – the most comprehensive school-by-school assessment of veteran and military student services…

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