UNI http://iowapublicradio.org en Valentine S.H.O.P. http://iowapublicradio.org/post/valentine-shop <p></p><p></p><p>S.H.O.P. (the Super Hardcore Overtone Project) is a barbershop quartet on the University of Northern Iowa campus&nbsp;established in the fall of 2011. Members include Colby Campbell, Ben Owen, Brandon Schneider, and Austin Nolan. All four are music majors at UNI, though&nbsp;the quartet is entirely extracurricular and self-standing.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 21:33:26 +0000 Pat Blank 36078 at http://iowapublicradio.org Valentine S.H.O.P. Ruud installed as UNI's tenth president http://iowapublicradio.org/post/ruud-installed-unis-tenth-president <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>William N. Ruud has been officially installed as the University of Northern Iowa&#39;s&nbsp;tenth president. He replaces Ben Allen who retired earlier this&nbsp;year.&nbsp;Ruud is in the process of winning over a campus community facing declining enrollment, cuts to academic programs and the closure of a laboratory school.</p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 19:49:57 +0000 Pat Blank 30111 at http://iowapublicradio.org Ruud installed as UNI's tenth president Enrollment Up, Overall, for Iowa's State University System http://iowapublicradio.org/post/enrollment-overall-iowas-state-university-system <p></p><p>Iowa State University is reporting more students on campus this fall than ever before.&nbsp; The University of Northern Iowa has more students than expected. And the University of Iowa reports its fall enrollment held steady.</p><p>Reporting to the State Board of Regents meeting in Cedar Falls, Iowa State President Steven Leath said ISU’s enrollment of 33, 241 students is 7 percent more than last year’</p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 12:27:59 +0000 Dean Borg 28965 at http://iowapublicradio.org Enrollment Up, Overall, for Iowa's State University System UNI Panel Explores Racial Questions in Trayvon Martin Case http://iowapublicradio.org/post/uni-panel-explores-racial-questions-trayvon-martin-case <p></p><p style="margin-left:4.5pt;"><a href="http://www.uni.edu/cme/staff">&nbsp;Dr. Michael Blackwell</a>, the University of Northern Iowa's Director for Multicultural Education, joins IPR's <a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/sarah-mccammon">Sarah McCammon</a> to preview a<a href="http://www.uni.edu/adp/documents/Flyerfor9-11-13TheTrayvonMartincase2on1page.pdf"> panel discussion</a> at UNI on the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman case.</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 12:55:55 +0000 Sarah McCammon 28901 at http://iowapublicradio.org UNI Panel Explores Racial Questions in Trayvon Martin Case Ruud named to lead UNI http://iowapublicradio.org/post/ruud-named-lead-uni <p>The State Board of Regents today announced the selection of William N. Ruud (ROOD), as the 10<sup>th</sup> president of the University of Northern Iowa. Ruud currently serves as president of Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania.</p><p>Ruud will assume the duties of UNI president on June 1 and will be paid an annual salary of $340,000. The date for an official welcoming on the UNI campus will be announced later.&nbsp; Ruud was one of two finalists for the job. The other was Indiana University-Purdue University Chancellor Emeritus Michael Wartell.</p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 23:47:57 +0000 Pat Blank 14674 at http://iowapublicradio.org Ruud named to lead UNI