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1 A resident assistant takeover: UNI's 32nd Annual Midwest RA Conference
Pedersen--Grant (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:32, p.01
1/30/2023 UNI hosted this year's Midwest Resident Assistant Conference. This conference provided sessions, team-building, and fun experiences for over 500 RAs from 10 different midwestern states; photo.
2 Dining hall disaster
Schmitz--Mallory (Student--2021), Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 119:24, p.01
11/17/2022 On Wednesday November 16th, a fan in Rialto Dining Hall malfunctioned which emitted smoke and caused the sprinklers to turn on throughout the dining hall. Students were turned away during the lunch rush but the dining hall was able to reopen at 5pm the same day; photo.
3 Late meals and weekend hours return
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 116:14, p.01
10/17/2019 Rialto dining center is once again offering late breakfast and lunch hours after eliminating late breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the beginning of the fall 2019 semester. In addition to the reinstated hours at Rialto, the UNI Dining Services reveled that they would open Piazza and Rialto all weekend long at the start of the spring 2020 semester this January; photo.
4 DOR makes changes, looks ahead
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 116:2, p.02
9/5/2019 Changes made by the Department of Residence (DOR) include closing Dancer Hall and the first floor of Campbell Hall as well as changing the hours of Rialto Dining Center and Piazza Dining Center for the academic school year. These changes were made to conserve resources to make future improvements to the housing and dining programs; photo.
5 Hillside demolition brings changes, sparks memories
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 115:34, p.01
2/11/2019 Hillside Courts Apartments, a student housing complex of 278 units which had been un use since the 1972-1973 academic year, is in the final stages of demolition; photo.
6 This Week in Crime
Barikor--Leziga (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 115:20, p.03
11/1/2018 The UNI police pulled over a speeding car; the driver was sent to jail. A bicycle was stolen from Bender Hall. An unresponsive male student was found in Campbell Hall.
7 CP lots cause tension on north side of campus
Dausener--Josua (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:6, p.02
9/14/2017 Students are upset over the lack of parking, particularly C Preferred (CP), on the north side of campus near Campbell and Lawther Halls; photo.
8 Lawther opens, while some halls remain empty
Ritondale--Sarah (Class of 2020), Benzing--Madison (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:3, p.02
8/31/2017 Lawther Hall has reopened after closing for construction, leading to a surplus of housing and empty rooms on campus. UNI is taking steps of offset the surplus and explore future housing options and renovations; photo.
9 Parade prevails in the cold
Robertson--Josie (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:15, p.1
10/19/2015 Student groups and organizations decorated golf cart floats for the 2015 UNI homecoming parade; photo.
10 Freshmen should utilize springboard housing
Pearce--Katherine Lea (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:2, p.5
8/30/2011 Writer recalls living in springboard housing. This type is available in Bender, Campbell, Dancer, Hagemann, and Noehren Halls. Students are housed with students similar in age and also new to campus. Upperclassmen do not stay in their rooms very much.
11 Penny Wars 2011
Team TLC
Northern Iowan 107:50, p.11
4/15/2011 Thank you for support of students of Edison Elementary. $600 was raised for the school. King House in Bender Hall and Sherman house in Rider Hall were the top contributing houses.
12 Extra money, be an RA
Kuster--Therese Catherine (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:22, p.5
11/14/2008 Resident Assistant applications are available and due by January 16, 2009. Applicants need to be well-rounded, involved, and outgoing. Free room and board plus a $1200 stipend are available.
13 Trick of treat in dorms
Kuster--Therese Catherine (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:19, p.5
11/4/2008 Costumes were everywhere for Halloween in the dorms. Some dorms greeted trick or treaters in the lobbies, but others had door to door trick or treating; photo.
14 Trick-or-Treating in UNI Residence Halls, Oct. 31
Public Relations News Release 2008:171, p.1
10/23/2008 Eight halls will be open to community Trick-or-treaters.Residence hall trick-or-treating is sponsored by ProBoard, the student organization of the Residence Hall Programming Board that represents ten residence halls.
15 Panther Portraits
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:46, p.11
4/4/2008 Campus scenes; photo.
16 High schooler cause for Tuesday's campus threat
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:43, p.A
3/14/2008 Text messages sent by Todd Younk to a UNI freshman student contained threats, which resulted in the dormitories being locked down; photo.
17 The decision to cancel classes
Calcara--Sally A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:38, p.2
2/26/2008 Procedures in place for determining when to cancel or delay classes at the University of Northern Iowa; photo.
18 Baker Hall deals with mold
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:33, p.1
2/8/2008 Advanced Environmental testing firm found thirty-six offices in Baker Hall that contained higher allergen levels than outside air. Their inspection followed discovery of mold in August of 2007; photo.
19 Panther Portraits
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:27, p.12
12/7/2007 Studying and project completion; photo.
20 Protect yourself from assault
Lee--Yi-Hsuan (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:21, p.1
11/6/2007 Students urged to be aware of their surroundings, in light of recent thefts and assaults on campus; photo.
21 NISG sheds light on dark sides of campus
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:18, p.1
10/26/2007 Safety walk around campus included President Allen, Director of Public Safety, several NISG members, faculty, and staff; walk comes in wake of several reported assaults; photo.
22 Panther Portraits
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:18, p.10
10/26/2007 Bender Hall and Relay for Life; photo.
23 Panther Portraits
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:12, p.9
10/5/2007 Pictorial views of students; photo.
24 Panther Portraits
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:10, p.18
9/28/2007 Scenes of students and campus; photo.
25 Constituencies open
Lingo--Mitchell (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:3, p.4
8/31/2007 Speaker of the Northern Iowa Student Government explains his responsibilities; photo.
26 Students moving off campus prompt DOR survey
Palmer--Greg (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:55, p.6
4/30/2004 Department of Residence conducts survey concerning student preferences for on-campus living in an effort to stem the tide of students moving off-campus after only one year.
27 DOR: 'Keep costs low'
Andrews--Eric A. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 100:50, p.1
4/13/2004 Explains Department of Residence policies and initiatives in order to keep students living on campus; photo.
28 Two UNI residence halls stand above the rest
Andresen--Kelli (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 99:54, p.11
4/29/2003 History of Towers Complex; photo.
29 Towers top floors get trimmed for next fall
Zimmer--Erin M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 99:53, p.1
4/25/2003 In response to lower occupancy levels in the Towers, floors 9-12 in Bender and Dancer Halls will be closed for the 2003-2004 academic year.
30 Warning: construction zone ahead!
Hardin--Brent (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:56, p.1
6/9/2000 Various construction projects are taking place on campus; photo.
31 Bender, Dancer 'tower' above the rest
Northern Iowan 96:49, p.9
4/7/2000 Survey of some of the changes through which the Towers Complex has gone; photo.
32 Bender Hall forges bond between sexes
Northern Iowan 96:40, p.11
2/25/2000 First year of co-ed living considered success; residents offer reactions.
33 UNI students urged to reach their SuMMit
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:34, p.9
2/4/2000 Bender Hall students Eric Hansen and Lewis Benedict expand their hall life skills program to include the entire campus. SuMMit challenge hopes to encourage good habits in students; photo.
34 Media advisory: UNI building sustains minor damage after explosion
Public Relations News Release 1999:175, p.1
12/26/1999 A transformer on Bender Hall at UNI exploded and caused minor structural damage to the transformer housing.
35 Campus assault
Northern Iowan 96:16, p.2
10/22/1999 An acquaintance assault in Bender Hall on October 17 is under investigation.
36 Residence halls of the millennium
Northern Iowa Today 28:1, p.3
9/1/1999 Two co-ed floors in Bender; several substance-free floors in Campbell and Rider Halls.
37 Optimistic attitudes surround coed housing
Northern Iowan 96:2, p.10
8/31/1999 Bender Hall's eleventh and twelfth floors are first co-ed floors at UNI since 1970s; list of residence hall changes planned for next year; photo.
38 Renovations, changes improve campus life
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:2, p.14
8/31/1999 Bartlett, Lawther, Bender, Dancer and Rider have been undergoing repair or renovation; dining dollars program expands and more food options are available; photo.
39 UNI residence halls introduce new housing concepts
Campus News Network 10:2, p.1
8/30/1999 Rider and Campbell Halls have designated substance-free houses (floors) which prohibit illegal drugs, alcohol and nicotine; two houses in Bender Hall are now open to both men and women.
40 Two UNI dormitory floors go co-ed
Public Relations News Release 1999:17, p.1
8/19/1999 Two floors of Bender Hall will be co-ed floors beginning with the fall 1999 semester.
41 Untitled
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 95:53, p.11
4/23/1999 Mike Roling receives a pie in the face from Crystal Glander during Bender, Dancer, and Campbell Hall annual block party; photo.
42 UNI construction update
Campus News Network 9:16, p.1
4/5/1999 Spring and summer construction projects include work on Performing Arts Center, Lang Hall, Lawther and Bartlett Halls, Bender and Dancer Halls, Commons, and West Gym, along with several road projects; pedestrian traffic should not be interrupted.
43 Portions of UNI's residence halls going coed
Public Relations News Release 1998:160, p.1
11/19/1998 Associate Director of Residence Lyn Redington discusses the transformation of two residence halls into coed dorms.
44 Winds tear across UNI campus
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 95:22, p.1
11/13/1998 High winds ripped off part of Bender Hall roof Tuesday; photo.
45 Dorms to offer coed, substance free houses; 11th and 12th floor Bender the first to go coed
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 95:18, p.1
10/30/1998 Top two floors of Bender Hall will be co-ed next year and Rider and Campbell Hall will offer substance free houses; photo.
46 Lang Hall construction begins this fall as UNI-Dome and WRC work ends
Campus News Network 9:1, p.1
8/17/1998 Work continues on PAC, construction on WRC and UNI-Dome will be completed, and Lang Hall renovations will begin; list of smaller projects; photo.
47 Falling into spring, springing into summer
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 94:53, p.1
4/24/1998 "Block Party" helped raise funds for Campbell, Bender, and Dancer Halls; photo.
48 'Summit' encourages healthy lifestyles for Bender residents
Northern Iowan 94:50, p.3
4/14/1998 Students Lewis Benedict and Eric Hansen created a wellness program, called The Summit, for residents of Bender Hall.
49 Assistant hall coordinators have much to offer
Northern Iowan 94:50, p.11
4/14/1998 Campbell Hall and Dancer Hall will be getting Assistant Hall Coordinators this fall; Assistant Hall Coordinators are already on staff in Noehren and Bender Halls; photo.
50 University of Northern Iowa student Lewis Benedict organizes program for residence hall students
Public Relations News Release 1997:239, p.1
2/25/1998 UNI student Lewis Benedict created wellness program, "The Summit", for Bender residents, with assistance from Eric Hansen.


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