Stories tagged with UNI Alumni Association

FRONT ROW L TO R:

Deborah Blume ’94; Renae Billings ’05; Michele Haupt ’83; Kay Smith ’70, ’77; Laurie Krumm ’83; Krystal Madlock ’95 ’04; Dylan Keller ’14, ’16; Chet Adams ’20; Ann McCalley ’92.

BACK ROW L TO R:

Drew Conrad ’93; Jerry Harris ’89; Eric Hackman ’12; Chance McElhaney ’07; Victoria Crouse ’07; Kevin Saville ’87; Doug Whittle ’73; Joe Murphy ’06; Trevor Rayhons ’18; Samantha Hemann ’22.

 

I feel like I am always saying it to anyone who will listen, “UNI is a special place.” But, here’s the thing — it is. This university is like no other, and I feel very fortunate to be an adopted Panther. I take a lot of flak from my former classmates for how ingrained I am into UNI (being a University of Iowa graduate). I am effusive about the incredible care our faculty and staff provide to our students — and to each other. I am increasingly grateful for all that UNI provides the community...

Recipients of the University of Northern Iowa’s 2019 Distinguished Awards gather with UNI President Mark Nook.

Front row: UNI President Mark Nook; Larry McKibben ‘70, Alumni Achievement Award; Mary Theilen ‘99, Young Alumni Award; Sara Phillips ‘04, Emerging Philanthropist Award; Jersey Jermier, Honorary Alumni Award.

Back row: Doug, ‘72, and Rosie, ‘72, Lindaman, Alumni Service Award; Bruce Jorth and Doug Opheim with RSM, Corporation and Foundation Award; Dick, ‘63,...

Front row: Kevin Saville ‘87; Connie Peters ‘73; Beth Primrose ‘66; Therese Stevens ‘12; Megan Stull ‘08; Kevin Mote ‘87; Allison Rickels ‘01; Debora Blume ‘94; Kay Smith ‘70, ‘77.

Back row: Vernon Avant ‘78; Jacob Levang ‘20; Andrew Conrad ‘93; Montana Hart ‘20; Jason Lau ‘99, ‘02; Michele Haupt ‘83; Jake Rudy ‘11; Jeffrey Hoppenworth ‘73; Dustin Toale ‘16; Jerry Glazier ‘77; Jerry Harris ‘89; Ben Hammes ‘08; Laurie Krumm ‘83.

Not pictured: Courtney Chabot Dreyer ‘9...

Dear alumni and friends of the university,

We hope this magazine finds you and your family doing well and you are navigating the new normal of our lives. You might have noticed your magazine arrived a bit later than last year. As you can imagine, our spring on campus was different in so many unprecedented ways requiring additional time to cover developing stories. Similar to universities and colleges around the world, we’ve been able to adapt and transition our methods and practices...

University of Northern Iowa alumni and friends joined UNI President Mark A. Nook to celebrate the President’s Distinguished Awards Celebration on the university’s campus. The annual award ceremony included the Heritage Honours Awards and President’s Philanthropy Awards.

 

 

Heritage Honours Awards Winners

Each year the UNI Alumni Association honors the professional accomplishments and service to the university of graduates and friends of the University of Northern Io...

The college experience is, at its heart, a transformation. Students find new independence, gain knowledge and expand their worldview. And when student success is achieved, the transformations don’t stop after graduation. We change. We educate ourselves. We move. We grow. We transform. Sometimes in response to changes in the world around us, and sometimes due to a new understanding of our surroundings.

With each generation of students, UNI continues to transform as well. There’s new...

Back row: Jake Rudy ‘11; Joe Murphy ‘06; Willie Barney ‘96, ‘01, ‘07; Michele Haupt ‘83; Virgil Goodrich ‘67, ‘74; Beth Primrose ‘66; Christine Robovsky ‘98; Jeffrey Hoppenworth ‘73; Nicole Juranek ‘00, ‘04; Dustin Toale ‘16; Drew Stensland; Kayla Rogers

Front row: Drew Conrad ‘93; Kay Smith ‘70, ‘77; Kevin Saville ‘87; Kevin Mote ‘87; Megan Stull ‘08; Debora Blume ‘94; Allison Rickels ‘01; Connie Peters ‘73; Jason Lau ‘99, ‘02

Not pictured: Vernon Avant ‘78; Grant E...