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Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016
NewBoCo to take over EntreFEST

Cedar Falls, Iowa -- EntreFEST, the annual statewide gathering of entrepreneurs and business leaders, has a new home. The New Bohemian Innovation... Read More

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016
UNI JPEC Receives International Award for Student Entrepreneurship

Cedar Falls, IA -- Next week, the University of Northern Iowa’s (UNI) John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (JPEC) will receive the Student... Read More

Wednesday, Mar 9, 2016
Pappajohn Launches 2016 Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition

John Pappajohn, Iowa's premier venture capitalist, has announced the launch of the 2016 Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition. This... Read More

Top 6 Free Resources from BCS

By: Mallory Feeney, BCS Public Relations and Communications Intern

You’re in luck, here are six free sources for small businesses and entrepreneurs in Iowa offered by the BCS. From environmental assistance to... Read More

BCS Student Highlight: Nick Miller

Classes for the 2016-2017 academic year at the University of Northern Iowa have begun and that means we’re welcoming new students to our team at... Read More

BCS Student Highlight: Spencer Moser

A new school year at the University of Northern Iowa brings new students to the Business and Community Services. We’re excited to welcome, Spencer... Read More

BCS Student Highlight: Mikayla Wahl

Being based at the University of Northern Iowa means we get the opportunity to work with great students at BCS. This semester, we’re welcoming... Read More

BCS Student Highlight: Mallory Feeney

BCS Programs Featured at National Governors Association Meeting

6 Ways Your Small Business Can Reduce it's Environmental Impact

Running a small business is tough! Make it easier on yourself and the planet by ramping up your business's sustainability efforts. It might seem... Read More

Applying Political Campaign Tactics to your Small Business

Let’s face it, the 2016 President race isn’t slowing down anytime soon. With more than a dozen candidates going head to head, each campaign is... Read More

2015 John Pappajohn Enteprenurial Center Report

During the past year, the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (JPEC) has accomplished great success in technology, education, and business... Read More

BCS Update 08/17/15

The programs at the Business and Community Services have been providing assistance to many Iowa communities throughout the summer months. UNI John... Read More

Staff Member Profile: Josh Carroll

Josh Carroll | Program Associate for AppsLab, John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center | UNI Graduate Student in Computer Science... Read More

Iowa Waste Reduction Center Composting Efforts in Clayton County

The Iowa Waste Reduction Center (IWRC) at the University of Northern Iowa visited three cities, Monona, Garnavillo and Edgewood in Clayton County... Read More

A look inside the UNI R. J. McElroy Student Business Incubator

Giving students the opportunity to learn and grow, that's what the University of Northern Iowa’s Student Business Incubator (SBI) is all about.... Read More

BCS Update 6/10/15

Business and Community Services programs have been continuing to “Build a Better Iowa” through community engagement. Showcasing Iowans is what we... Read More

BCS Update 5/29/15

Business and Community Services continues to have a significant impact across the state and this month has been a prime example of how we are... Read More