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Blue Zone Project

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1 UNI recieves 2014 Healthy Iowa Award
Public Relations News Release 2013:266, p.1
4/28/2014 The Iowa Department of Public Health and the Healthiest State Initiative recognized UNI's achievements in leading Iowa's charge in advancing well-being during the Healthy Iowa awards ceremony on April 16 in Des Moines.
2 Build your own future as students
Beard--Renae (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:52, p.3
4/24/2014 This column stresses the importance of learning outside of the classroom.
3 UNI American Marketing Association completes Blue Zones Project Organization Checklist
Public Relations News Release 2013:226, p.1
3/31/2014 UNI's American Marketing Association (AMA) completed the Blue Zones Project Organization Checklist. AMA is the first business organization on campus to complete the Blue Zones checklist. AMA hopes other student organizations will follow their lead.
4 UNI Center for Energy and Environmental Education to host Cedar Valley Local Food Fair
Public Relations News Release 2013:196, p.1
3/4/2014 UNI's Center for Energy and Environmental Education will help host the Cedar Valley Local Food Fair. The Fair will be held at the Grout Museum District in Waterloo. There will be several exhibitions and booths for visitors to learn about local food.
5 UNI wellness initiatives recognized by Blue Zones Project
Public Relations News Release 2013:138, p.1
12/5/2013 The Blue Zones Project recently designated UNI as a Blue Zones Worksite. UNI offers many resources and opportunities helping students to live a healthier life. The Blue Zones Project is a global initiative to promote healthy living.
6 UNI helps further 'Healthiest State' initiative
Public Relations News Release 2013:82, p.1
10/7/2013 UNI is joining the movement to make Iowa the healthiest state in the nation. There will be several walks held on October 9 to get people out and moving. President Ruud, Mrs. Ruud, and Mayor Crews will be participating in the walk.
7 The Blue Zones Project
Northern Iowa Today 95:3, p.14
5/1/2013 A look at the attempt to bring "healthy lifestyles" to the local area; Cedar Falls is a demonstration site; includes education about food and exercise; photo.
8 Rialto awarded for going blue
Campbell--Colby David (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:43, p.1
3/15/2013 The Rialto dining center is recognized as a certified Blue Zones Project restaurant for its promotion of healthy dietary choices; photo.
9 UNI's Rialto Dining Center receives Blue Zone certification
Public Relations News Release 2012:229, p.1
3/5/2013 Rialto Dining Center has been awarded a Blue Zone Restaurant Certification. This is given to restaurants that implement changes to promote healthy dining.
10 Cedar Falls Blue Zones hosts UNI campus kickoff
Hausler--Jonathan Wesley (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:19, p.3
10/30/2012 Blue Zone Project is promoted on campus to foster healthy living and environments. Event offered information on getting involved and joining the project.
11 Event at UNI to commemorate Blue Zones designation
Public Relations News Release 2012:101, p.1
10/12/2012 Event to promote awareness of healthy habits to be held at Maucker Union. Cedar Falls and Waterloo have been selected to participate in the Blue Zones initiative, promoting healthy habits in the community.
12 Cedar Falls a finalist for Blue Zones project
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:41, p.1
3/2/2012 Project is going to areas where people live longer, happier lives. The project will name three or four cities in Iowa by May 1, 2012.
13 UNI to sponsor 'Blue Zones' speaker
Public Relations News Release 2010:239, p.1
3/11/2011 New York Times best selling author Dan Buettner will discuss Blue Zones; places in the world where higher percentages of people are living longer, healthier lives; will also discuss how cities are receiving makeovers through his Vitality City movement.

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