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1 UNI Guild of Carillonneurs awaits the return of the bells
Pedersen--Grant (Student--2022), Schmitz--Mallory (Student--2021), Meyers--Trevor (Student-2021)
Northern Iowan 119:47, p.01
4/3/2023 Grant Pedersen writes about what the UNI Guild of Carillonneurs have been working on while the bells have been away for refurbishing; photos.
2 Campanile bells replaced with rubber chickens
Northern Iowan 119:46, p.03
3/30/2023 In this satirical article written for April Fools, the new and improved Campanile bells are replaced with rubber chickens of various sizes.
3 Campanile calamity: UNI's iconic structure vanished into the night!
Northern Iowan 119:46, p.04
3/30/2023 In this satirical article written for April Fools, they claim that the Campanile has been kept in a chain link fence for a reason unbeknownst to students. The Campanile escaped around 11:30 pm on Tuesday, March 28th and no one can find it; photo!
4 Students explore the WRC's "Free Week"
McGuill--Lauren (Student--2019), Eaves--Emily (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:31, p.01
1/26/2023 The Wellness and Recreation Center (WRC) is hosting its annual "Free Week" where UNI students can attend fitness classes for free to test them out. Lauren McGuill interviews Director of Recreation Services Christopher B. Denison about new classes and equipment available to students; photo.
5 UNI alum gives $1 million to Dome renovation
Schmitz--Mallory (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:31, p.01
1/26/2023 Former UNI football player Brad Baumler donated $1 million toward the planned UNI-Dome renovations. Mallory Schmitz interviews Baumler who shares the impact that UNI had on his life; photo.
6 Campanile comeback: Important updates on the campanile, carillon keyboard and bells, and when to expect them
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:27, p.05
12/5/2022 The Campanile bells and carillon keyboard have been transported to Verdin Company in Cincinnati, Ohio for repairs. Caroline Christensen gives the details of the renovation project; photo.
7 Updates from the Board of Regents
Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 119:24, p.05
11/17/2022 Nixson Benitez goes over the seven items that were approved by the Board of Regents on November 9th and 10th.
8 NISG October updates
Northern Iowan Staff
Northern Iowan 119:23, p.02
11/14/2022 The Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) gives their list of accomplishments during October which include the Our Tomorrow Campaign Launch, homecoming celebrations, welcoming new NISG members, and more; photo.
9 Ding dong: New bells cast during Our Tomorrow campaign launch
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021), Raine--Tanner (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:13, p.01
10/10/2022 Eight new bells were cast during the Our Tomorrow campaign launch last Friday near the campanile. Caroline Christensen interviews the owner of Verdin Company Tim Verdin who has a long history with UNI. The Verdin Company installed the clock movements on the Campanile in the 1940s and added the new bells in 1968; photo.
10 Our Tomorrow campaign kicks off historic fundraising push
Meyers--Trevor (Student-2021)
Northern Iowan 119:12, p.01
10/6/2022 The biggest fundraising campaign that UNI has ever undertaken will be launching this week. The Our Tomorrow campaign's goal is to raise $250 million by 2026 to help renovate buildings on campus including the campanile, Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, and the UNI Dome; photo.
11 Panthers get ready to growl and groove
Klinkhammer--Bailey (Student--2021), Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 119:12, p.01
10/6/2022 Bailey Klinkhammer reports the upcoming homecoming campus events such as the launch of the Our Tomorrow Campaign, campaniling, and the Homecoming Parade; photo.
12 Campanile upgrades commence
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:11, p.01
10/3/2022 The carillon instrument inside the Campanile will be getting nine new bells, the Campanile's clock faces will be replaced and the landscaping around the Campanile will be redone. All of this is expected to be completed by 2026; photo.
13 UNI Carillonneurs to perform during campaniling
Grove--Meg (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:11, p.04
10/3/2022 The Student Guild of Carillonneurs will perform fan favorite oldies from the 70s during this year's Homecoming tradition, campaniling; photo.
14 Panther Preview
Northern Iowan Staff
Northern Iowan 119:10, p.05
9/29/2022 A timeline of events happening on campus next week. Some of the events include musical performances, the Traditions Challenge Amazing Race, and a Fall Colors Bike Ride.
15 Campanile lunch concerts return for fall semester
Schafbuch--Aubrey (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:5, p.05
9/12/2022 Aubrey Schafbuch reports that the Campanile carillonneurs will host concerts every Friday at noon during the fall semester. She also reviews the 'Our Tomorrow' launch event/concert; photo.
16 Construction in motion on campus
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021), Koehler--Emma (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:2, p.01
8/29/2022 Caroline Christensen writes about the various construction that will continue throughout the year. Buildings including ITTC, Redecker Center, and the Campanile will all have maintenance work done; photo.
17 Spring has sprung on UNI's campus
De Bruin--Karla (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 118:42, p.05
3/21/2022 The Spring season is beginning on campus; photos.
18 Carillonneurs serenade UNI's campus
Colsch--Jetta (Student--2021), Debruin--Karla (Northern Iowan Managing Editor)
Northern Iowan 118:6, p.02
9/16/2021 UNI's carillonneurs play music from the campanile; photos.
19 UNI Now! and Welcome Week: Back and better than ever
McGuill--Lauren (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 118:2, p.01
8/30/2021 UNI's new orientation coordinator Joellen Hatchett kept old traditions while creating new ones for this years Welcome Week and UNI Now! for both old and new students. Lauren McGuill gives more details of the specific events held throughout the week; photos.
20 NI Pictures
Northern Iowan
Northern Iowan 118:1, p.12
8/26/2021 Northern Iowan editors show off four pictures with the new UNI features added around campus and encourage students to check them out as well.
21 Panther Portrait: Outdoor concert series
Witherow--Anthony (Student--2020), Rublaitus--Lindy (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:16, p.05
10/12/2020 Panther Portrait of the Outdoor Concert Series; photos.
22 Bernie Sanders to return to UNI
Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:2, p.02
9/5/2019 Presidential candidate and Vermont senator Bernie Sanders will return to UNI to speak; photo.
23 Remembering Justin and Tristan
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:37, p.01
2/21/2019 A memorial was held on February 18 for Justin Kime and Tristan Marlow, two students killed in a weather-related car accident on February 17; photos.
24 Students carry on campaniling tradition
Duax--Amelia (Student--2017), Palensky--Hayley (Student--2018), Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:17, p.01
10/22/2018 The annual homecoming Campaniling event on October 20 drew over 300 students; photos.
25 Tips for a safe homecoming
Chaney--Beth (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:16, p.03
10/18/2018 Student Wellness Services shares safety tips for Homecoming; photo.
26 YAF plants flags for 9/11
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:6, p.04
9/13/2018 Young Americans for Freedom (YAF) planted 2,977 flags on the Campanile Field in honor of those who died on 9/11; photos.
27 Students gather for candlelight vigil
Wauters--Joel (Class of 2018), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:2, p.01
8/27/2018 Students gathered at a candlelight vigil on August 22 to honor Mollie Tibbetts, Jake Wilson, and all those who have gone missing; photos.
28 The Campanile: a campus icon
Stekl--Caleb (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:49, p.01
4/5/2018 The history and current problems that are facing the upkeep of the Campanile.
29 Students walk out for gun control
Olsasky--Clinton (Class of 2018), Kraus-Taddeo--Laney (Class of 2019), Madden--Jacob (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 114:39, p.01
2/22/2018 A large number of students participated in a walkout for gun control organized by UNI student Emily Paul. The gathering was in reaction to the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School; photos.
30 Homecoming "Amazing Race" flies across campus
Duax--Amelia (Student--2017), Davis--Kirby (Class of 2018)
Northern Iowan 114:13, p.02
10/9/2017 The Amazing Race Traditions Challenge took place during Homecoming Week on October 4. Team Purple Panthers - Mandy Rawson, Lanna Whitlock, Cole Malcom, Ben Alrichs, and Jacob Horn finished first. Team Chewbacca Awakens - Anjanah Nair, Danusha Manohar, Manjunath Reddy, Baddah Alqahtani, and Tenzing Bajracharya - took the award for best-dressed; photos.
31 Panther Portraits: Homecoming picnic Campanile Plaza
Barikor--Leziga (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 114:12, p.04
10/5/2017 The Homecoming Picnic took place on October 4 at the Campanile Plaza; photos.
32 Homecoming Week brings fun, food, friends
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:11, p.02
10/2/2017 UNI's Homecoming Week theme is "Panthers Awaken," after the newest Star Wars Movie. The Kick-Off event will take place on Lawther Field on Ocotber 2 and include the first part of the Pride Cry competition. Other events will include a movie screening, picnic, traditions challenge, special dinner, Welcome Back Bash, pep rally, campaniling, 5k race, parade, and football game; photo.
33 The great American eclipse of 2017
Mazzarella--Allison (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:1, p.01
8/24/2017 Students and community members gathered to watch the Monday eclipse. The Department of Earth and Environmental Science, UNI STEM, and The Iowa Academy of Science organized a viewing party in the Rod Library and in front of the Campanile. Despite the cloudy day, over one hundred people attended the viewing party; photo.
34 The freshman college experience checklist
Wagner--Amanda (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:2, p.3
8/31/2015 Student Amanda Wagner shares her "To-do" checklist for freshman year. Those things include watching her diet, studying hard, campaniling, and being careful about drinking.
35 Explosion of orange for Dance Marathon
Northern Iowan 111:13, p.4
10/13/2014 More than 300 students attended the Dance Marathon Orange Party at the Campanile; photo.
36 UNI student government to sponsor Voterpalooza on Oct. 1
Public Relations News Release 2014:63, p.1
9/25/2014 Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG), in partnership with Northern Iowa Democrats and UNI College Republicans, will sponsor Voterpoolza, October 1 at the Campanile on the UNI campus. Voter registration will be available and is encouraged.
37 Addition to traditions challege
Schreck--Anna E. (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 111:4, p.4
9/11/2014 The University of Northern Iowa is accepting changes to their school spirit curriculum; photo.
38 Welcome from the university's president
Northern Iowan 110:55, p.supp. 1
5/1/2014 President Ruud welcomes students and faculty to a new year at UNI.
39 UNI hosts Take Back the Night to increase awareness of sexual assault
Public Relations News Release 2013:257, p.1
4/17/2014 UNI will host Take Back the Night in Seerley Hall to increase awareness of sexual assault. There will be a panel discussion, a sign-making and March from Seerley Hall to the Campanile.
40 Alumni aid in cost of tuition
Ruggles--Jacinda Rose (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:47, p.1
4/3/2014 The UNI Foundation accepts donations from alumni and friends. The donations go toward scholarships and program funding, as well as other improvements to the university; photo.
41 Greek chapter of the week: Alpha Xi Delta
Shultz--Jacob (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:42, p.5
3/6/2014 Highlights the sorority Alpha Xi Delta as the Greek chapter of the week. Says they value sisterhood, leadership, service, and scholarship.
42 UNI couples sidestep curse
Peterson--Caitlin Anne (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:14, p.4
10/15/2013 On the night before the Homecoming game, hundreds of students surrounded the Campanile to participate in the tradition of Campaniling; photo.
43 Rod Library hosts games to battle hunger
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:8, p.1
9/24/2013 Rod Library hosted its Third Annual Cedar Valley Hunger Games. Non-perishable food and toiletry items were donated to the Iowa Food Bank. The Games were modeled after the book and film series "The Hunger Games". Teams 15 and 16 tied for first; photo.
44 Campanile illuminated for autism awareness
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:50, p.1
4/19/2013 In honor of National Autism Awareness Month, the UNI chapter of Alpha Xi Delta arranged to have the Campanile lit up with blue lights each night during April; photo.
45 UNI Today
Northern Iowa Today 95:1, p.Outside front cover
1/1/2013 Campanile with snow; photo.
46 Students, staff show support for veterans with ribbon tying event
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:23, p.6
11/13/2012 UNI students and staff attend a ribbon-tying event to show support for our veterans. Ribbons tied around trees and U. S. flags placed in front of the Campanile.
47 Couples carry on campaniling tradition
Meng--Ethan David (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:17, p.6
10/23/2012 About a thousand people gathered under the Campanile at midnight; a brief recounting of the tradition; four students play the Campanile keyboard during the activities; photo.
48 Some people claim
Northern Iowa Today 95:3, p.30
10/1/2012 Brendon Snell sports his Campanile tattoo; photo.
49 Keldermans carries on campanile tradition
Campbell--Colby David (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 108:51, p.6
4/17/2012 Karel Keldermans made the bells of the Campanile come to life last week. A close friend of the late, Bob Byrnes, Keldermans plans to return for another concert; playing the 47 bell, 12.5 ton instrument; photo.
50 Students gather for candlelit walk around campus
Stewart--Jacob K. (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 108:46, p.6
3/30/2012 Over seventy students walked to raise awareness of human trafficking. The group heard statistics and stories of those involved; photo.


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