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1 Lack of fans disappointing for UNI
Lloyd--Benjamin Daniel (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:42, p.6
3/6/2014 The men's basketball team had their final home game of the season last Wednesday. Unfortunately, there was not a large turnout of fans for the game. The article wonders why fans are getting lazy.
2 Apathy is the name of the game
Ruane--Blake Steven (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:40, p.4
3/5/2013 Student Blake Ruane voices his opinion on the lack of voters for the NISG elections. He thinks that more students should become involved because the students elected are representing the whole student body in important decisions.
3 Who's to blame for apathy?
Enabnit--Joseph Benjamin (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:19, p.5
10/30/2012 Author raises concern for students' lack of involvement with and interest in current events. Suggests adopting new perspective; encourages students to seek more from education; photo.
4 Procrastination an issue to be talked alone
Meinecke--Heather (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:51, p.7
4/14/2006 Putting things off seems to be common.
5 What do you want out of UNI?
Northern Iowan 102:41, p.7
2/28/2006 Notes that less than one-fourth of UNI students voted in recent NISG election; also believes that NISG candidates gave only vague answers and positions in debates.
6 Columnist suggests 'improvements' at UNI
Rahmiller--Brad (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 102:11, p.7
10/4/2005 Writer believes campus should strengthen debate on important issues, a more vital Northern Iowan, and an end to apathy.
7 Horror over student apathy expressed in Northern Iowan
Myles--Anne (English Language and Literature Faculty)
Northern Iowan 101:19, p.6
11/2/2004 Denounces the amount of student voter apathy expressed through the Northern Iowan, especially on the part of women.
8 Student apathy abounds despite important issues
Musgrave--Matt (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:19, p.5
11/2/2004 Republication of an earlier article on how important it is for students to vote.
9 Apathy abounds in student voters
Musgrave--Matt (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:57, p.5
6/18/2004 Encourages college age citizens to vote.
10 Cost of sheepskin climbs, value drops
Blodgett--Clifford L. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 100:37, p.7
2/17/2004 Student apathy and declining work ethic from previous generations described as a serious problem in the college setting.
11 NISG shares blame for disinterest
Northern Iowan 99:35, p.7
2/11/2003 Believes that the decline in interest in student government is caused by poorly run and organized meetings.
12 Sarcastic commentary on apathy
Ebener--Joshua D. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:16, p.10
10/25/2002 Criticizes the student body for their lack of interest in issues such as tuition and the conflict in Iraq.
13 Increased vote turnout still disappointing
Northern Iowan 98:40, p.5
3/1/2002 Comments that the highest voter turn-out rate UNI has seen in years is still not high enough.
14 Wheel of apathy keeps on turnin'
Northern Iowan 97:20, p.5
11/3/2000 Feels that the addition of a student section to the UNI-Dome would be beneficial to both athletes and fans.
15 Don't just stand there; do something
Northern Iowan 97:13, p.6
10/10/2000 Encourages students to get involved in campus activities.
16 Instead of talking about change, fight for your risks
Rawe--Jennifer Kristina (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 96:49, p.5
4/7/2000 Feels the student body at UNI is uninterested and uninvolved in doing anything about political or social change.
17 Continue debate on firearms, do not let apathy rein
Sprague--Ivy A. (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 96:21, p.7
11/9/1999 Columnist encourages students to continue supporting the resolution to allow officers to carry guns and not let the proposal disappear.
18 Controversy creates intelligent debate
Cremer--Justin A. (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 96:19, p.6
11/2/1999 Columnist comments on students speaking out on campus issues recently.
19 Cynics: 'Enemies of stupidity'
Northern Iowan 96:10, p.5
10/1/1999 Column says both the disillusioned and the dreamer are necessary to make a better world; apathy prevents the accomplishment of anything good.
20 Show them what democracy is all about, UNI
Patocka--Jason (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 95:40, p.9
2/26/1999 Columnist comments on the success of this year's NISG election, with the increase in voters and the strong platforms of the candidates.
21 Student participation is key to Homecoming success
Patocka--Jason (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 95:14, p.6
10/16/1998 Apathetic students need to get more involved with the college experience.
22 Take action, find cause to fight for fast
Northern Iowan 94:58, p.4
6/26/1998 Columnist comments on the activism of the 1960s and the apathy of the 1990s.
23 Good-bye school of apathy, complacence
Northern Iowan 94:55, p.8
5/1/1998 Columnist comments on apathy in students at UNI.
24 University bureaucracy reinforces our active apathy
Taylor--Megan E. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 94:42, p.5
3/6/1998 Columnist comments on the apathy among UNI students.
25 Wake up to world events
Northern Iowan 94:21, p.5
11/11/1997 Urges students to pay attention to things going on in world.
26 Too bad PlayStation isn't a resume builder
Northern Iowan 94:5, p.5
9/16/1997 Urges students to get out and become involved in wider experiences.
27 Pay attention or apathy will paralyze you
Northern Iowan 94:3, p.6
9/9/1997 Wants people to be aware of world and political events.
28 This campus needs another riot
Northern Iowan 93:43, p.7
3/11/1997 Comments on the apathy of UNI students.
29 Why all the student apathy?
Thompson--Michael W. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 93:18, p.1
11/1/1996 Low student attendance marred the three political presentations sponsored by Rider Hall.
30 Campus passive towards local and world issues
Northern Iowan 92:58, p.3
6/28/1996 Believes important things happen elsewhere.
31 Attendance at centennial football game "real disappointment"
Northern Iowan 92:18, p.7
10/27/1995 Crowd of eight thousand disappoints fan.
32 Express your true beliefs
Northern Iowan 91:59, p.7
5/5/1995 Believes in speaking out about important issues.
33 Campus ignores issues
Northern Iowan 91:56, p.6
4/25/1995 Analyzes student reactions to issues on campus; believes students ignore important issues.
34 UNI students need to make their convictions heard
Northern Iowan 91:46, p.10
3/14/1995 Urges people to speak up.
35 Student government calls out for candidates
Krueger--Bethany (Class of 1995)
Northern Iowan 91:41, p.7
2/24/1995 Concerned that so few apply for positions in student government.
36 Publicize campus events
Northern Iowan 91:40, p.5
2/21/1995 Believes student groups need to devote more effort to promoting their activities.
37 Untitled
Kelding--Justine S. (Class of 1995)
Northern Edition 3:5, p.5
2/15/1995 Justine Kelding urges students to get involved in decisions that affect them.
38 Generation X scorns activism, adopts apathy and cynicism
Northern Iowan 91:23, p.5
11/11/1994 Urges young people to become involved in the electoral process.
39 NISG epitomizes apathy
Northern Iowan 91:20, p.5
11/1/1994 Critical of processes used by NISG to fill vacant offices.
40 Students shape community
Northern Iowan 91:12, p.5
10/4/1994 Urges students to become involved in local community.
41 Show collegiate pride at more than athletic events
Northern Iowan 91:4, p.5
9/2/1994 Asks student support for cultural programs as well as athletics.
42 Students gain much by being involved
Northern Iowan 91:2, p.6
8/26/1994 Urges students to become involved in university community.
43 Frankly, we don't give a damn about apathetic students
Northern Iowan 90:57, p.7
5/3/1994 Surveys apathetic response to just about everything at UNI last year.
44 Purdue favored in tournament
Huehnergarth--Adam R.
Northern Iowan 90:45, p.16
3/15/1994 Critical of lack of fan support at tournament.
45 We don't really have a democracy--just apathy
Trenkamp--Timothy D. (Class of 1994)
Northern Edition 2:7, p.2
3/2/1994 Criticizes lack of participation in political process.
46 Everyone pays for election apathy
Judas--Jay Corey (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 90:23, p.5
11/16/1993 Tiny turnouts make for joke elections.
47 Make a difference
Northern Iowan 90:17, p.6
10/26/1993 Urges students to participate in upcoming NISG elections.
48 UNI students not suffering from apathy
Judas--Jay Corey (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 90:13, p.6
10/12/1993 Believes that Generation X does care about improving society.
49 Regarding involvement
Hamman--John F. (Class of 1994)
Northern Edition 1:3, p.5
10/10/1993 Urges students to become involved if they wish to make changes.
50 UNI students stress importance of erasing empathy on campus
Adams--Mary Jane (Student--1991), McCoy--Molly (Student--1991)
Northern Iowan 88:30, p.3
1/21/1992 Believes students should awaken from their apathy and take on difficult issues.


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