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1 Swapping clothes for a cause
Smith--Monique (Student--2017), Weber--Carly (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:16, p.01
10/19/2017 UNI Colleges Against Cancer is raising money for the American Cancer Society by hosting a clothing swap. Students pay to participate and can swap any cloths they bring for new-to-them clothes. the clothes will be donated to a domestic violence organization; photo.
2 Yellow brick road to hope
Rouse--Amber Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:49, p.1
4/13/2015 Students and staff walked Mcleod for twelve hours during Relay for Life, hosted by The American Cancer Society; photo.
3 Crusade against cancer
Jehn--Jakob (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 111:39, p.4
2/26/2015 Relay for Life is pushing to get more members on the UNI campus.
4 Home sweet home: bats heat up for UNI game against Missouri St.
Lloyd--Benjamin Daniel (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:52, p.6
4/21/2014 UNI softball returned home after a two-week road trip with five straight losses. The Panthers were able to defeat Drake University and Missouri State at home. UNI is now 24-15 overall and 11-8 in the Missouri Valley Conference; photo.
5 Panther portraits: Relay For Life
Wolfe--Parker Joseph (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:50, p.2
4/14/2014 Photographs from the Relay for Life event which took place on Friday, April 11.
6 All for a cause; UNI student groups raise thousands for non-profits
Northern Iowa Today 96:3, p.2
10/1/2013 Student groups raise money for causes such as the Children's Miracle Network and Colleges Against Cancer; raised almost $200,000 in last year; photo.
7 Raising cancer awareness through the annual Relay for Life
Public Relations News Release 2012:266, p.1
4/10/2013 UNI will host the annual Relay for Life with this years theme being "Superheroes¿ Saving the World One Birthday at a Time!". UNI Colleges Against Cancer will be host the event.
8 UNI Relay For Life raises $102,000 to fight cancer
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:51, p.1
4/17/2012 Cancer awareness was the focus of over one thousand faculty, students, staff, and community members during the annual event. The goal of $100,000 was exceeded; photo.
9 Funding debate sparks reform
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:36, p.1
2/14/2012 Precedent and interpretation entered into the denial of funding for the Colleges Against Cancer. Concerns expressed that funding be requested more than once by a single organization.
10 Relay for Life Kickoff sows seeds for spring event
Terry--Elissa Danielle (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:36, p.6
2/14/2012 The Hub hosted the kickoff party. Currently there are four hundred registered participants. The goal is one thousand. The relay will take place at the McLeod Center.
11 Relay for Life Kickoff event prepares for launch
Stewart--Jacob K. (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 108:35, p.6
2/10/2012 Live performances by three bands will kickoff the annual Relay for Life. The event will take place in downtown Cedar Falls at the Hub.
12 Kappa Sigma hosts Sausage Fest
Hall--Diana Darlene (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 108:15, p.7
10/18/2011 All proceeds from the Fest were donated to the American Cancer Society. Yard games, hot dog eating contest, raffles, and a boxing tournament in the bouncy boxing ring highlighted the event; photo.
13 It's October: Be a pink panther
Wilson--Joshua David (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:12, p.4
10/7/2011 October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Someday we will cure breast cancer.
14 Saving lives: one mile at a time
Hayne--Cassandra Kay (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 107:53, p.6
4/26/2011 Chelsea Anderson raised $4000 for cancer research while running the Boston Marathon. She joined nineteen other people running for the cause. Together they raised over $44,000; photo.
15 Relay for Life raises $93,000 for cancer research
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:49, p.7
4/12/2011 Nearly one thousand students participated in this year's Relay for Life.
16 UNI aims to 'Imagine A Whole New World Without Cancer'
Public Relations News Release 2010:266, p.1
3/30/2011 Briefing of events for Relay for Life being held in the McLeod Center.
17 Panther Portraits: Rock for a Cure
Baker--Brandon Lee (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:44, p.8
3/25/2011 The American Cancer Society benefited from the performance of bands at the Hub in downtown Cedar Falls; photo.
18 Kickin' off the fight against cancer
Staggs--Lottie Brooke (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:42, p.5
3/8/2011 Relay for Life benefited from an evening of music at the Hub on Main Street. The entire five dollar cover charge went to the organization. Lots of entertainment is planned for the relay in the McLeod Center in April.
19 Colleges Against Cancer
Hawkins--Ariel L. (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:24, p.1
11/19/2010 Group raises money for cancer research. The fundraising projects are also fun. The Great American Smokeout, holiday cards for survivors, and the Relay for Life are some of the activities.
20 A thank you from UNI Colleges Against Cancer
Northern Iowan 106:52, p.4
4/23/2010 Colleges Against Cancer gives their appreciation for everyone who donated and participated in Relay for Life.
21 Panther Portraits
Sagner--Bryce Aaron (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:49, p.10
4/13/2010 Scenes from the eighth annual Relay for Life held in the UNI-Dome; photo.
22 Help UNI 'Make Cancer Walk the Plank'
Public Relations News Release 2009:377, p.1
4/6/2010 UNI is hosting a Relay for Life event to raise money for the American Cancer Society, and is hoping for 1,500 participants this year from faculty, student body, and the Cedar Valley community.
23 Pounding cancer into the pavement
Davidson--Nicole Jean (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:49, p.9
4/14/2009 Dave Martin is planning to run fifty-five miles in one day from Linn County to the UNI-Dome to raise awareness for the Relay for Life; photo.
24 UNI Pi Sigma Epsilon chapter announces 8th annual spring 5K race
Public Relations News Release 2008:393, p.1
3/13/2009 The race will be held at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, April 18. Pi Sigma Epsilon is a student organization that operates like a small business, providing its members with the real world business experience that potential employers and recruiters are seeking.
25 Cooking up cancer awareness
Stewart--Calli (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:24, p.5
11/21/2008 Public Relations Student Society of America volunteers hold pancake breakfast to support the American Cancer Society. Money and awareness were raised for those attending; photo.
26 Cancer survivors provide support and awareness
Meyer--Patsy Ann (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:23, p.14
11/18/2008 First gathering of cancer survivors based on brainstorming ways of supporting cancer victims and their families. A former professor and cancer survivor challenged the group to focus on other things than being a victim of cancer.
27 Relay for Life a success
Forney--Trayshon Angenette (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:51, p.4
4/22/2008 900 people registered, 513 luminary bags and $80,000 raised make the Relay for Life successful.
28 Panther Portraits
Northern Iowan 104:49, p.5
4/15/2008 Photos of UNI's Relay for Life event; photo.
29 Relay for Life
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:49, p.1
4/15/2008 Students walk to raise money for cancer research; photo.
30 Student cancer survivors endorse fundraiser
Botello--Jewelette (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:48, p.3
4/11/2008 Relay for Life support from student survivors of cancer.
31 Martin proves cancer truly is everyone's fight
Miller--Zanetta Liza (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:47, p.9
4/8/2008 Dave Martin will run for eight hours during the Relay for life; photo.
32 One night, one fight: Relay for Life of UNI is April 11-12
Public Relations News Release 2007:559, p.1
4/7/2008 Events for Relay for Life of UNI begin at 6 p.m. Friday, April 11.
33 Runner to face the unknown during Relay for Life of UNI
Public Relations News Release 2007:517, p.1
3/24/2008 Dave Martin will attempt to run fifty miles during UNI's Relay for Life.
34 UNI Relay for Life Committee seeking teams and cancer survivors to celebrate, remember, fight back
Public Relations News Release 2007:490, p.1
3/5/2008 The Relay for Life events will take place April 11-12.
35 UNI hosts fifth annual Relay 4 Life
Calcara--Sally A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 103:52, p.1
4/17/2007 1,500 students filled the UNI-Dome floor to support the American Cancer Society during the Relay for Life; photo.
36 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
4/9/2007 The 5th annual Relay for Life will be taking place April 13-14 in the UNI-Dome.
37 UNI's fifth annual Relay for Life fundraiser to take place at UNI-Dome
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
4/6/2007 The fifth annual Relay for Life fundraiser will be taking place Friday, April 13 to Saturday, April 14 in the UNI-Dome.
38 UNI Relay for Life team ranks nationally
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 103:26, p.1
12/1/2006 Fifth in the nation on a per capita basis was the result of last year's Relay for Life at UNI; photo.
39 Relay for Life at UNI makes 100 grand for ACS
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:48, p.1
4/4/2006 About 1600 people took part in event, mostly students; photo.
40 Relay for Life lights up the Dome
Northern Iowan 102:48, p.7
4/4/2006 Applauds efforts of those who organized and participated in the Relay for Life.
41 Hours of entertainment for Relay
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:46, p.1
3/28/2006 Schedule of events for the Relay for Life.
42 Friday, March 31 - Saturday, April 1
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.3
3/27/2006 Relay for Life will take place in the UNI-Dome.
43 UNI Relay for Life expects to raise $100,000
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:31, p.10
1/24/2006 Relay will take place on March thirty-first and April first; photo.
44 New meaning to 'going cold-turkey'
Ory--Lindsey (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:23, p.1
11/15/2005 The Great American Smokeout aims to help people quit smoking; photo.
45 UNI's Relay for Life program a model for others
Weiskircher--Heidi B. (Classes of 2005 and 2006)
Northern Iowan 102:20, p.11
11/4/2005 Relay for Life will be in the UNI-Dome on March 31, 2006; photo.
46 Grant Erwin receives Lux Award for service, involvement in the community
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:18, p.11
10/28/2005 Grant Erwin has participated in several activities at UNI, including the Relay for Life; photo.
47 National Mammography Day a good reminder to women
Ory--Lindsey (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:16, p.3
10/21/2005 October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month; women of all ages are encouraged to do a self examination and get check ups regularly.
48 UNI students run in Chicago Marathon
Ory--Lindsey (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:16, p.9
10/21/2005 Students took on task of running 26.2 miles for different reasons, and all had a good experience; photo.
49 Untitled
Northern Iowa Today 89:2, p.Outside back cover
7/1/2005 Relay for Life raised $73,000 for American Cancer Society; photo.
50 Fun in the Summer Sun can have deadly effects
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:58, p.7
6/24/2005 People should protect themselves from the sun; cases of skin cancer on the rise; photo.


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