• Students walk on the University of Northern Iowa campus.
    Visit UNI: Panther Open Houses
  • University of Northern Iowa alumnae Vanessa Espinoza was the youngest person inducted into the Latino Hall of Fame.
    University of Northern Iowa alumnae Vanessa Espinoza was the youngest person inducted into the Latino Hall of Fame.
    Aiming to Inspire
  • UNI student leader Meka Mosley
    Meka Mosley is a student leader at the University of Northern Iowa.
    ‘Making it’ as a first-generation college student
  • A University of Northern Iowa student loads a specimen in the Micro CT.
    A University of Northern Iowa student loads a specimen in the Micro CT.
    Micro scans, big opportunities

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Diana Patton
UNI's Center for Urban Education to host S.H.I.N.E. Young Women's Conference

UNI's Center for Urban Education will host the S.H.I.N.E. Young Women's Conference for Educational Talent Search middle and high school students in the Waterloo Community School District Tuesday, March 5 and Wednesday, March 6. The S.H.I.N.E. Conference, which stands for Strong, Healthy, Independent, Natural and Empowered, gives participants the opportunity to celebrate the power they hold for today and for their future. Diana Patton, a dynamic and inspirational speaker who travels the world, will be the keynote speaker.

UNI students offer free tax return preparation and e-filing

Accounting students at UNI are providing free income tax assistance again this year through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Assistance in the preparation of tax returns will be available on Monday and Wednesday nights from Feb. 11 through April 10 (excluding March 18 and 20 of spring break week). Returns are being prepared from 6 to 8 p.m., with registration taking place in Room 223 of the Curris Business Building. No appointment is necessary; Room 223 will open at 5:30 p.m.