BCS Updates

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

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 Moser, our new Graphic Design Intern. Spencer is a senior majoring in Interactive Digital Studies with minors in Marketing and Graphic Technologies. H... Read More

Friday, September 02, 2016

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 Mikayla Wahl, our new BCS Program Assistant! She’ll be working on projects, publications and social media related to BCS and our multiple programs. Mikayl... Read More

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

With the 2016-2017 school year kicking off here at the University of Northern Iowa, we wanted to introduce the great students BCS has helping us build a better Iowa. Mallory Feeney has been with BCS since April 2015 as our Communications and PR Intern. She splits her time between focusing on BCS... Read More

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Last week, Business and Community Services represented the University of Northern Iowa at the 2016 Summer Meeting of the National Governors Association which took place in Des Moines.

As part of the Iowa History and Innovation Pavilion, BCS featured two award-winning, industry-ch... Read More

Monday, April 25, 2016

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 tedious at first, but soon it will become second nature to you and your employees. In the long run, it will be worth it for your facilities (and your po... Read More

Thursday, November 19, 2015

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 doing its best to stand out (and hopefully win your vote). Political campaigns, especially during a Presidential race, are careful and thorough. Making a... Read More

Thursday, October 08, 2015

During the past year, the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (JPEC) has accomplished great success in technology, education, and business development. Through their innovative nature, JPEC has continued to impact students of all ages.

As technology advances, the JPEC Apps Laps is equip... Read More

Monday, August 17, 2015

The programs at the Business and Community Services have been providing assistance to many Iowa communities throughout the summer months. UNI John PappaJohn Entrepreneurial Center took part in the 10th annual Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute (OEI) with eight UNI undergraduate students. OEI encou... Read More

Thursday, July 16, 2015

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

English, small business, and education. Three seemingly unrelatable fields unless you take a closer look at Josh Carroll’s experience. Experience shapes where you... Read More

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

The Iowa Waste Reduction Center (IWRC) at the University of Northern Iowa visited three cities, Monona, Garnavillo and Edgewood in Clayton County in early July. These communities have municipal yard waste composting facilities, however the IWRC provided knowledge as to how they can make a bigger... Read More