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1 What's happening in the Uyghurs in China
Rawwas--Mohammad (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 117:42, p.03
3/18/2021 The author believes that the recent killing of millions of Uyghyrs in Xinjiang should be assessed instead of fabricated and condemned as "genocide" by the far-right.
2 'Mulan' review: more realistic, less fun
Friesen--Hunter (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:8, p.04
9/14/2020 Hunter Friesen reviews the Disney live action version of the story "Mulan". Friesen informs readers of the price point of the film as well as a review, giving it a score of three out of five stars; photo.
3 Rawwas: U.S. makes 'enemy' out of China
Rawwas--Mohammad (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 117:7, p.03
9/10/2020 Mohammed Rawwas argues that the U.S. has made China into an unjustified enemy; photo.
4 Jepson Forum on immigration and tariffs
Mass--Emma'Le (Student--2019), Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:9, p.01
9/30/2019 The annual Jepson Forum took place inside Schindler Education Center on September 26th, 2019, and honored Lawrence Jepson, an immigrant from Denmark by discussing immigration and tariffs; photo.
5 Going global; students and faculty explore Mandarin Chinese course
Northern Iowa Today 95:1, p.24
1/1/2013 Mandarin Chinese course offered in fall 2012 semester; students offer their reactions to the course.
6 Students, faculty share experiences with Mandarin Chinese course
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 109:16, p.1
10/19/2012 Twelve students enroll in Chinese language course; taught by visiting faculty member from Taiwan; students share their reactions to the course.
7 UNI Physics Department establishes agreement with Chinese high school
Wilkins--Alan Michael (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:3, p.5
8/31/2012 The agreement provides information to the high school and in return the high school will assist three students each year to enroll at UNI in physics. Increasing the enrollment and providing an international atmosphere is the goal; photo.
8 New Chinese language and culture courses offered at UNI
Braumann--Kari Sue (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 109:2, p.1
8/28/2012 Two three credit co-requisite courses and a three hour credit evening course in Mandarin Chinese are offered. Students can still sign up for these classes. The classes are offered by the Department of Languages and Literatures.
9 UNI student saves life while aboard
Wilkins--Alan Michael (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:2, p.8
8/28/2012 Austin Hedstrom used his life saving skills to save the life of a Chinese boy. Hedstrom saw the problem, reacted, and took immediate action. Back thrusts caused the boy to spit up water. Hedstrom then went with the boy to the hospital; photo.
10 Students arrested for purchasing fake IDs
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:6, p.1
9/16/2011 The Department of Homeland Security tipped off the Cedar Falls Police Department that false IDs had been discovered in a shipment from China. Two UNI students have been arrested for the purchase of false IDs.
11 UNI professor discusses geo-tourism in China
Currie--Markita Alexandrea (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:39, p.1
2/25/2011 John Groves has traveled to China on three different occasions. He enjoys the international experience and working with colleagues from around the world; photo.
12 Conflicting accounts of history complicate understanding of Dalai Lama's relationship with China
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:42, p.1
3/9/2010 Joyce Chen offers her viewpoint concerning China's reaction to the Dalai Lama's visit to the University of Calgary. Chinese students do not oppose the visit, but are concerned that existing biases will become stronger; photo.
13 Dalai Lama may bring more than just words of peace to UNI
Danilov--Misha (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:40, p.1
3/2/2010 China has removed accreditation from the University of Calgary following the 2009 visit of the Dalai Lama. There are now one hundred students from China enrolled at UNI; photo.
14 Students celebrate Chinese New Year
Schreck--Anna E. (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:36, p.7
2/16/2010 The evening of February 13 marked a Chinese New Year's party in the Center for Multicultural Education. Those who attended enjoyed violin and dance performances, games, and a Chinese buffet.
15 UNI Chinese Student and Scholar Association to host documentary filmmaker Feb. 17 "Mysterious China" film exhibition to run Feb. 10-11
Public Relations News Release 2009:255, p.1
2/3/2010 Chris Nebe, award-winning documentary filmmaker, will speak on the past and present of Tibet in Maucker Union Ballroom. Nebe has been exploring China's history, culture and society for 15 years.
16 Study Abroad with UNI this Summer
Northern Iowan 106:17, p.16-17
10/27/2009 Opportunities to gain college credit while taking classes in other countries.
17 UNI Alumni Association to present Heritage Honours Awards during Homecoming
Public Relations News Release 2009:121, p.1
10/14/2009 The awards program honors the accomplishments of graduates and their service to the university. Awards will be presented to Bradley Block, Guang Jin, Sarah "Sally" Carbaugh Frudden, and Leonard Froyen.
18 Study Abroad with UNI this summer
Northern Iowan 106:5, p.12
9/15/2009 Opportunities to study overseas during the summer of 2010 announced.
19 UNI to host four Chinese delegates from City College Dongguan during Arne Duncan visit, April 24
Public Relations News Release 2008:478, p.1
4/20/2009 For the past three years, the College and CCDGUT have exchanged students for a special summer program, with approximately 25 UNI students traveling to Dongguan each summer to teach English, and Chinese students traveling to Cedar Falls to participate.
20 UNI to host lecture on pre-modern Chinese history
Public Relations News Release 2008:439, p.1
4/2/2009 "The (Sixth-Century) Reunification of China" will be the topic by Charles Holcombe, professor of history. He will explore the pivotal era in pre-modern Chinese history that led to China's reunification in 589 A.D. under one imperial dynasty.
21 Winners of essay contest get opportunity to study abroad as part of a new course
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:45, p.1
3/31/2009 Global Skills course allows students to study in Dalian, China, for three weeks during June.
22 Four UNI students win international business practices essay contest
Public Relations News Release 2008:383, p.1
3/5/2009 Samantha Smith, Joe Burke, Nick Hanson, and Alex Mutschler have selected to participate in new Global Skills course, a short-term study abroad program in Dalian, China. The program will provide students with Chinese language and global business skills.
23 Study Abroad this summer with UNI !!!
Northern Iowan 105:32, p.13
2/3/2009 Places, dates, contact information, and availability for opportunities to study abroad during the summer. Information on times, dates, and places for the Study Abroad Spring Open House.
24 UNI President Ben Allen
Northern Iowa Today 92:2, p.16
11/1/2008 President Allen and other UNI officials attended the Commencement program for the UNI MBA program in Hong Kong; photo.
25 UNI hosts Beijing Opera performers
Public Relations News Release 2008:177, p.1
10/27/2008 "Beijing Opera Demystified" will be presented by Ghaffar Pourazar and Morimura Chie, both directors and performers of the International Center for Beijing Opera based in China. They will demonstrate male and female roles.
26 Dalai Lama to visit UNI
Hoff--Forest Stephen (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 105:10, p.4
10/3/2008 President Allen's announcement of the acceptance of an invitation to visit UNI by the Dalai Lama. Announcement met with mixed reactions; photo.
27 Study Abroad this summer with UNI !!!
Northern Iowan 105:6, p.5
9/19/2008 Capstone classes are available in other countries this summer. Classes vary in length from two to nine weeks.
28 Olympics an opportunity for peace
Siebring--Owen Thomas (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 105:2, p.16
9/5/2008 Believes the decision to compete in the Olympics was correct. U. S. participation showed that even with many differences with China; the countries can get along.
29 We shouldn't have been there at all
Stout--Michael (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:2, p.18
9/5/2008 China accused of using the Olympics to showcase their form of government. Concerns over the lack of human rights in China should have led the U. S. not to participate; photo.
30 China's progressive building
Buxton--Zachary Joe (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:1, p.28
8/29/2008 The buildings used for the Beijing Olympic games were designed to impress.
31 Watch the news already people, or else
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:47, p.7
4/8/2008 Students urged to watch or read the news to keep up on local, national, and world events; photo.
32 Price of oil hits all-time record highs
Conaway--Brandon U. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:43, p.1
3/14/2008 World demand for oil increasing; causes price to increase to record levels; photo.
33 American Embassy lit on fire in Serbia
Ahmed--Ranya R. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:39, p.3
2/29/2008 U. S. embassy building gutted by fire in Belgrade, Serbia; photo.
34 Study abroad opportunity in China
Northern Iowan 104:23, p.4
11/13/2007 A four week summer study/work program is available in China. Contact the Study Abroad Office for more information.
35 UNI and Hohai University solidify partnership between business programs
Public Relations News Release 2007:9, p.1
6/7/2007 A five-member delegation from Hohai University in Nanjing, China will be visiting UNI June 12-13.
36 Study Abroad program offers chance to work, study in China
Conaway--Brandon U. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:21, p.5
11/7/2006 Students can earn up to five credits by participating in the Study Abroad program. China is only one of the countries that are available; photo.
37 UNI graduation in China is first UNI graduation ceremony held outside United States; June 18 event marks Robert D. Koob's last official duty
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
6/13/2006 Forty-five students will be taking part in the ceremony.
38 UNI offers students free pass to China
Ory--Lindsey (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:35, p.1
2/7/2006 Study Abroad program offers opportunity to travel to China this summer. Students pay only summer tuition to receive credits; photo.
39 UNI students celebrate Chinese New Year; festivities begin tonight in Maucker Union Ballroom
Marinelli--Louis (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:34, p.1
2/3/2006 Events will include traditional Chinese dance, calligraphy, and eating Chinese food; photo.
40 Chinese New Year festival emphasizes history, culture
Crane--Ryan P. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:41, p.5
3/1/2005 The event was coordinated by the Introduction to Leadership class and the Chinese Student and Scholar Association.
41 Chinese New Year festival to be held at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
2/18/2005 Festival will celebrate Chinese culture.
42 Rare international internship offers a host of opportunities
Northern Iowa Today 89:1, p.18
1/1/2005 Three College of Business Administration worked for First Automobile Works in China for a year; several Chinese students are working as interns in the US.
43 SARS hits home for UNI grad
Northern Iowa Today 87:2, p.3
7/1/2003 Kevin Hessel talks about his experience in China during outbreak of SARS.
44 UNI's international programs cope with world events
Northern Iowa Today 87:2, p.2
7/1/2003 Students and staff talk about they ways in which they have dealt with volatile international situations.
45 Tang China topic for UNI History Lecture Series Wednesday, Nov. 14
Public Relations News Release 2001:202, p.1
11/8/2001 Charles Holcombe will present "Immigrants and Strangers: From Cosmopolitanism to Confucian Universalism in Tang China (618-907)."
46 China vs. U. S. conflict escalating
Northern Iowan 97:51, p.6
4/13/2001 Comments on U. S relations with China.
47 The University of Northern Iowa Chinese Students and Scholars Friendship Association celebrates the Chinese New Year
Public Relations News Release 1999:228, p.1
2/1/2000 UNI Chinese Students and Scholars Friendship Association will host a potluck to celebrate the Chinese New Year on February 5.
48 Celebrating the Chinese New Year
Public Relations News Release 1999:220, p.1
1/31/2000 Comis Loken, a student at UNI, will explain what is in store for the upcoming Year of the Dragon.
49 U. S. demonstrates hypocrisy in trade relations
Rawe--Jennifer Kristina (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 96:24, p.5
11/19/1999 U. S. and China have recently negotiated a trade agreement, allowing China into the World Trade Organization.
50 Victoria Leto DeFrancisco: communicator extraordinaire
Yates--Carole Shelley (CEEE Coordinator & Program Assistant)
Northern Iowa Today 83:2, p.12
7/1/1999 Profile of Professor DeFrancisco; photo.


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