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Community Service

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1 A spring break of service
Alrubh--Fatimah (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:43, p.2
3/12/2015 Students Today Leaders Forever will be taking a "community service road trip" across the United States.
2 UNI named to presidential honor roll
Public Relations News Release 2014:143, p.1
12/23/2014 UNI has been named to the 2014 Higher Education Community Service Honor roll for the sixth year. The honor roll is administered by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS).
3 Greek chapter of the week: Alpha Delta Pi
Shultz--Jacob (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:51, p.5
4/17/2014 Alpha Delta Pi does a lot of work to help out the Ronald McDonald House Charities by fundraising and volunteering. Leadership is also another important quality that this sorority values. Members value the opportunities and friendship they have gained.
4 Take a social media break, volunteer
Northern Iowan 110:43, p.3
3/10/2014 The author points out how much time people spend on social media that they could use to make a difference. There are many different opportunities to volunteer. Volunteer Tuesdays is a group on campus that helps students volunteer every week.
5 UNI dishes up altruism
Northern Iowan 110:30, p.1
1/23/2014 On Martin Luther King Jr. Day over 170 students gathered in Maucker Union to serve the Cedar Valley. The Service and Leadership Council hosted the day of service where students packaged meals for local families in need; photo.
6 UNI to honor Martin Luther King Jr. with discussion, day of service
Public Relations News Release 2013:156, p.1
1/14/2014 To honor Martin Luther King Jr. UNI will host several events including a day of service and a book discussion. At the MLK Day of Service students will package meals for families in need. Marcia Riggs will be the guest speaker at the book discussion.
7 UNI to host Make a Difference Day
Public Relations News Release 2013:105, p.1
10/23/2013 UNI will participate in Make A Difference Day. This is the largest national day of community service. Students will participate in various service projects in the Cedar Valley.
8 Students make a difference
Nilles--Kellen Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:16, p.1
10/22/2013 UNI students are given the opportunity to participate in the annual Make a Difference Day. Students will spend the day volunteering at various locations in the Cedar Valley. This is a great way for students to give back to the community; photo.
9 UNI named one of 14 finalists to presidential honor roll
Public Relations News Release 2012:224, p.1
3/4/2013 UNI has been named one of the top 14 colleges and universities by the Community Service Honor Roll. This is the fifth year UNI has made the honor roll and the second year it have been named as a finalist.
10 Panther Plot to provide new opportunities to students
Eaton--Samantha Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:37, p.5
2/22/2013 Students have started a new organization entitled Panther Plot Student Garden. This will allow students to create and tend to a community garden here at UNI.
11 New Stop & Serve program provides UNI students more volunteer opportunities
Public Relations News Release 2012:120, p.1
10/25/2012 Stop & Serve program offers opportunities for students to volunteer with various companies and organizations in the Cedar Valley.
12 UNI to host TOMS shoe-decorating event
Public Relations News Release 2012:114, p.1
10/22/2012 Residence Hall Association hosting event for decorating pair of TOMS shoes and give back a pair of shoes to a child in need through the TOMS shoe company. Event is part of TOMS community service project for RHA on campus.
13 UNI Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Student Association to host luncheon
Public Relations News Release 2011:260, p.1
4/3/2012 A luncheon to recognize local non-profits and their impact on the community will be held by the UNI Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Student Association.
14 UNI to host Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of service
Public Relations News Release 2011:231, p.1
1/12/2012 The Martin Luther King, Jr Day of Service will bring out more than 200 UNI students, faculty and staff in volunteering in the Cedar Valley.
15 Award nominations sought for UNI faculty engaged with community
Public Relations News Release 2011:145, p.1
1/5/2012 The Veridian Credit Union is looking for nominations to recognize a UNI faculty member that is committed to serving their community.
16 Webinar and seminar prep Iowa food entrepreneurs for the marketplace.
Public Relations News Release 2010:214, p.1
2/10/2011 Two entrepreneurial-inspiring events, are scheduled for the coming weeks to provide guidance and advice on how to move a recipe to the marketplace.
17 Veridian Credit Union will present Community Engagement Award
Currie--Markita Alexandrea (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:31, p.1
1/28/2011 Five faculty members will receive the award and a $1000 check made out to a non-profit organization of their choice. The award is based on outstanding community service and beneficial interaction.
18 UNI named to Presidential Honor Roll for Community Service
Public Relations News Release 2009:303, p.1
2/26/2010 This is the highest federal recognition a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement.
19 Register now for UNI workshop on building a motivating culture to maximize performance Enrollment deadline is April 24
Public Relations News Release 2008:447, p.1
4/7/2009 Participants will have the opportunity to identify what is truly important to employees, analyze and identify people-based and reward-based motivators, develop recognition and reward processes, and learn how to energize multiple dimensions at work.
20 American Humanics better the Cedar Valley
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 103:31, p.10
1/23/2007 American Humanics has set goal of five hundred hours for community service locally; photo.
21 UNI students to create ceramic bowls for Northeast Iowa Food Bank fundraiser
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
3/24/2006 Ceramic students at UNI will create and decorate bowls for the Empty Bowls fundraiser.
22 UNI project aims to help community
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
2/8/2006 Students from the UNI Citizen Participation and Civic Engagement will devote 750 hours of community service to Waterloo.
23 Northern Iowa's chapter of Omicron Delta Kappa initiates new members
Public Relations News Release 1987:385, p.1
4/20/1988 Omicron Delta Kappa inducts eighteen students into their ranks. New members must maintain a 3.33 grade point average, complete sixty hours of credit, and be involved in campus activities. New members are listed.
24 Black Hawk County food stamp drive (Nov. 9)
Public Relations News Release 1987:100, p.1
10/23/1987 Rural Iowans gather at the First United Methodist Church, in Cedar Falls, for an informative meeting on food stamp eligibility. Similar food stamp drives are held by community groups across the state.
25 Survey Shows That UNI Faculty Is Involved in the Community
Public Relations News Release 1971:388, p.1
2/16/1971 42 percent of UNI faculty and staff responded to a survey that highlights their community service; results
26 Greek pages defended by councils
InterFraternity Council
College Eye 63:47, p.3
4/18/1967 Attempts to justify the many yearbook pages devoted to Greek organizations in the past.
27 Greeks involved in worthwhile projects
Winterowd--Vera Marie (Class of 1967)
College Eye 60:21, p.2
11/23/1965 Claims that most people overlook the social service activities that fraternities and sororities participate in.
28 Mrs. Adda B. Detwiller-Griffin
Alumni News Letter 6:2, p.6
4/1/1922 Adda B. Detwiller-Griffin, wife of Superintendent R. A. Griffin, engages in club and church work in Glidden.
29 Rachel McGregor-Reaugh
Alumni News Letter 5:4, p.5
10/1/1921 Rachel McGregor-Reaugh and her husband, G. A. Reaugh, perform community work at a raining camp in Monteval, West Virginia.

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