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French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)

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1 Variety of transportation options at University of Northern Iowa available to students
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:54, p.supplement 7
4/30/2010 Cars, bicycles, walking, and bus service are the major means of getting around the campus and Waterloo/Cedar Falls area; photo.
2 Every day should be Earth Day
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:53, p.6
4/27/2010 Energy conservation during Earth Day competition suggests that students can commit to saving resources on a day to day basis.
3 It's trail time
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:50, p.4
4/16/2010 A guide to the bicycle, walking, and canoeing trails in the Cedar Valley.
4 On love lock down
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:49, p.5
4/13/2010 Examines the process of falling in love; notes divorce rates.
5 Coverage of the issues
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:46, p.4
4/2/2010 Editorial staff defends the Northern Iowan against those charging the paper as being a supporter of injustice and discrimination. Censoring content from any person by a journalist is an injustice to society.
6 Credit CARD Act raises debate
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:42, p.6
3/9/2010 Credit cards can no longer be issued to persons under 21 without a co-signer. Free prizes or goods cannot be offered with a credit card application. The act is intended to protect college students from piling up credit card debt.
7 Time to insert an obligatory "life isn't fair" speech
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:41, p.4
3/5/2010 Students need to learn how to handle situations where they experience unfair treatment. These situations need to be addressed with grace rather than temper tantrums. Summer internships may be the first test of gracefully handling situations.
8 Stay alive during spring break
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:40, p.5
3/2/2010 Students urged to know their location, drink responsibly, travel in a group, and beware of sharing too much information electronically during Spring Break.
9 Don't be misunderestimated
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:39, p.3
2/26/2010 Believes clear communication is important. Spelling and grammar are essential to presenting ideas correctly.
10 McLeod Center hosts history Saturday
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:38, p.4
2/23/2010 The 2009-2010 men's basketball team will close the regular season with a game against Illinois State. Five seniors will be recognized. The team already has won more games in a season than any previous UN team. Good luck in the conference tournament.
11 Another year, another list of pitfalls
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:37, p.4
2/19/2010 Apple Computers newest product, the iPad, has a few shortcomings, though it does have all the "normal items"; email, organizes photos, and plays videos etc. The iPad does NOT support flash among other things. In one word; disappointing.
12 Goofy television shows four hours everyday
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:36, p.5
2/16/2010 One does not need to cut the fun shows from your life; just think about how much time you are spending in front of the tube.
13 Providing vigilant coverage for all
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:35, p.5
2/12/2010 The current downtrend in the economy has hit the Northern Iowan. Positions have been eliminated and tough choices have to be made on what to print free of charge. News and stories affecting students are of the highest priority.
14 The problem with refunded tuition
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:34, p.6
2/9/2010 The one hundred dollar surcharge students paid for the spring semester will be refunded if the Governor's budget is approved. Perhaps it would be best to continue the charge, since more cuts are anticipated for the next fiscal year.
15 A false sense of security
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:33, p.4
2/5/2010 Self defense classes and preventive sprays can cause people to think that since they know what to do in bad situations, nothing bad will happen. One should follow one's intuition and avoid dangerous situations or places.
16 Goodbye Hulu and free TV
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:31, p.5
1/29/2010 The Web site is a free streaming site for television shows. It is reported that in 2010 the site will begin charging for their shows. People will revert to downloading shows illegally; photo.
17 The pros and cons of gossip
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 2008:30, p.5
1/26/2010 Students urged to reduce the time spent on gossip due to its negative tone. One should think before he speaks.
18 Get busy or die
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 2010:29, p.4
1/22/2010 Students urged to take advantage of the health facilities on campus. At least add extra movement in your life; whether it be walking, standing, or light exercise. Movement is one of the keys to better health.
19 Stick 'em up
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 2008:28, p.5
1/15/2010 Advice students that good grades do make a difference. A college education is something no one can take away from you. The "real world" is coming hard and fast; employment is just around the corner.
20 Working hard, or hardly working
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:27, p.6
12/11/2009 College students frequently have the opportunity to work in a more lax environment than what they will face after college". Proper work habits will pay for themselves when applying for full time positions.
21 Keep the beep
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:26, p.6
12/8/2009 The beep during some favorite cartoons serves as a wake up call. Many times we do not realize that parts need to be censored.
22 Procrastination coping strategies
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:25, p.5
12/4/2009 Procrastination is a universal problem. Do the most difficult tasks first. Eliminate distractions, such as television, radio, Facebook. Attack a problem in small steps. This will make the task more manageable.
23 Spreading sunshine
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:24, p.3
11/20/2009 Members of the Northern Iowan staff were not allowed to attend an advertised 'open forum" called by Dean of Students Jon Buse. One was allowed to attend as a student, but later was asked to leave the room. A dangerous precedent was set that day.
24 Simplicity challenge
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:23, p.7
11/17/2009 Three steps listed to help reduce the stress-filled life of a college student.
25 Time for registration
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:22, p.6
11/13/2009 Suggestions to make the registration process as smooth as possible. See your advisor, know when to register, have a list of alternative classes, and get holds removed.
26 What we want to see during budget cuts
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:21, p.7
11/10/2009 Budget cuts should include a transparent process, student input, efficient use of funds, and consideration of all costs involved with a program. Students need to contact the President, Provost, and student government.
27 What we want to see during budget cuts
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:20, p.5
11/6/2009 Student input is needed during the current budget discussion. They will be affected immediately by potential program cuts, reallocation of student fees, and potential cuts in service.
28 Quiet study places
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:19, p.5
11/3/2009 Rod Library, Lang Hall, Communication Arts Center, Towers Center, Hemisphere Lounge, and Panera Bread listed as the favorite quiet study places for students. All have plusses and minuses.
29 That costume trap
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:18, p.5
10/30/2009 Suggestions for Halloween costumes that are cost effective; photo.
30 Walking etiquette
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:17, p.8
10/27/2009 Be careful when walking with umbrellas. Be alert not to block traffic if you walk at a slower pace. Being kind and courteous to other walkers will result in friendly interactions.
31 Get you "spoon" on Cedar Falls
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:16, p.5
10/23/2009 rates restaurants throughout the United States. The service is not big in the Cedar Valley with only fifty users at this point.
32 Tick tock goes the clock
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:15, p.7
10/20/2009 Believes that time is an obsession of our culture. People are busy cramming more things into their day. Examine your life, slow down, and smell the roses. Enjoy the simple things in life.
33 Your motivation is
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:14, p.5
10/16/2009 Mid-term exams and research papers are due. Reading assignments are piling up. This time of the semester it is easy to slack off a bit following Homecoming. Keep the goal of graduation in mind.
34 What's the worst that could happen?
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:13, p.7
10/13/2009 Believes students need to take advantage of opportunities during their college days. Summon your courage and do whatever you have been wanting to try. At least you will have tried.
35 Midterm suggestions
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:12, p.5
10/9/2009 The semester is nearly half over. Next week midterms rear their ugly head. Remember to exercise and always give one hundred per cent effort. Drink water, try diet soda, and cut down on alcohol, especially during Homecoming.
36 Stripping down our rights
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:11, p.5
10/6/2009 Northern Iowan keeps students informed of activities, serves as a watchdog at times, provides students with hands-on experience, and serves as a media outlet for area organizations and business ads. Concerns have been expressed about columns.
37 Blasphemy day becomes troll day
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:10, p.3
10/2/2009 Believes sidewalk graffiti on "Blasphemy Day" crossed the line; crude and fallacy-filled reasoning has no place on a college campus; instead of opening minds about different religions or opening free discussion, false statements prevailed.
38 Let's U"N"I" healthy
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:9, p.5
9/29/2009 Eight tips to help reduce the spread of the flu on campus.
39 Noisy nuisances
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:8, p.5
9/25/2009 Consideration for others concerning noise in dorms or apartments is merely respect for others. Keep radios to a "normal level". Be careful when closing doors and when having friends over to visit. Remember the "Golden Rule".
40 Keeping students first
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:7, p.4
9/22/2009 Concerned about recent Regents meeting regarding the potential raising of tuition and the possibility of bonuses for university Presidents. Finds it odd that while students' cost of education increases, bonus money comes from general fund.
41 Angry words and raised voices
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:6, p.3
9/18/2009 Believes that responses to debates have become personal attacks. Discussion about important subjects can result in raised voices and not listening to another point of view. Defend your position, but do not resort to name calling.
42 Panther athletics demand respect
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:4, p.5
9/11/2009 The success of UNI athletic programs has caused the media to respond. This year eight football games will be televised, in addition to volleyball and basketball games.
43 Panther SafeRide is a must
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:3, p.3
9/4/2009 SafeRide shuttle keeps students and Cedar Falls safer. The shuttle helps support local business. Believes SafeRide needs to stay no matter what the cost. The program has no downfalls.
44 Sleepless nights
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:2, p.5
9/1/2009 The lights from the Multimodal Transportation Center are causing problems with students living in Campbell and Bartlett dorms. The lights are extremely bright and burn nearly around the clock.
45 ITS provides computer workshops
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:1, p.4
8/28/2009 Information Technology Services hosts free workshops for students, faculty, and staff. Topics include; eLearning, Microsoft Word, Google Tools, OneNote, Excel, and Power Point.
46 Academic resources aid students
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 105:54, p.supp 7
5/1/2009 Help is available for college students from several sources at the University of Northern Iowa; photo.
47 Comparison of the presidential candidates
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 105:6, p.4
9/19/2008 Views of Barack Obama and John McCain on subprime mortgages, immigration, and President Bush's economics; photo.
48 Comparison of the two candidates
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 105:4, p.2
9/12/2008 Comparison of the positions of the Obama and McCain campaigns on torture, paying for college, gay marriage, drugs, and affirmative action.
49 Comparison of the two candidates
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 105:3, p.4
9/9/2008 The positions of the Republican and Democratic candidates for President on abortion, church-state, government budget, health care, and Iraq presented; photo.
50 Home and college life meld together for Family Weekend
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:18, p.1
10/26/2007 Schedule of activities for Family Weekend; photo.

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