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Culture and Intensive English Program (CIEP)

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1 Cerrando la brecha internacional con conversación
Ortiz--Karina (Student--2023)
Northern Iowan 119:47, p.01
4/3/2023 Karina Ortiz writes an article in Spanish titled "Bridging the international gap with conversation". The University of Northern Iowa Intensive English and Culture Program (CIEP) is partnering with Marist University of Merida to engage students in different cultures and showing them the importance of being bilingual; photo.
2 UNI English alumni roundtable event discusses library careers
Alldredge--Anna (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:42, p.05
3/9/2020 Anna Alldredge, Staff Writer captures event hosted by UNI English Alumni to talk about career paths and goals in Library Science. Former student Jessica Bamford-Love now holds the position of Circulation Assistant at the Cedar Falls Public Library. Large roles library's play in communities are resources for students and communal studying. Youth services aim to be inclusive to those who experience autism spectrum learning; photo.
3 CIEP panel brews up converstaion
Maas--Emma'le (Student--2019), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:24, p.02
11/21/2019 The Cultural and Intensive English Program (CIEP) held a Coffee Hour and Information Panel in Rod Library. The CIEP is an on-campus program that teaches both international and domestic students English and celebrates their native cultures while integrating them into American culture. This panel had international students from Saudi Arabia, China, and India speak; photo.
4 CIEP program celebrates 35 years
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:29, p.02
1/18/2018 The Culture and Intensive English Program (CIEP) at UNI is celebrating 35 years of helping international students learn English.
5 Going around the world for International Education Week
Public Relations News Release 2014:119, p.1
11/13/2014 To help celebrate International Education week, Rod Library is hosting "Around the World in 120 Minutes" on November 19. More than 20 countries will be represented at various tables. All events are free and open to the public.
6 Kickoff highlights importance of international education
Wilkins--Alan Michael (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:24, p.3
11/16/2012 Assistant director Nadia Korobova views international education as essential between Americans and people around the world. This year's theme is "Striving for a healthier future worldwide". Prize drawings were held for scholarships and gift cards.
7 UNI to celebrate International Education Week
Public Relations News Release 2012:129, p.1
11/1/2012 UNI International Programs, Study Abroad Center, Culture and Intensive English Program, the International Student and Scholars Office celebrate International Education Week at UNI. Various activities will take place throughout the week-long celebration.
8 UNI debuts UNIty Week
Public Relations News Release 2011:226, p.1
3/20/2012 To celebrate diversity and community UNI will be hosting UNIty Week.
9 UNI to celebrate 2011 International Education Week
Public Relations News Release 2011:114, p.1
11/11/2011 International Education Week will be celebrated from November 14 to November 18.
10 Week highlights opportunities for international education
Cassidy--Anthony Joseph (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:22, p.4
11/11/2011 November 14 marks the beginning of a series of events highlighting many different countries. Information displays, international foods, cultural games, and speakers will be featured.
11 Conversation partners provide learning and companionship
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:15, p.7
10/18/2011 The Culture and Intensive English Program sponsors a program that matches non-English speakers with English speakers. Participants meet at least once a week. Both participants learn a great deal from the experience.
12 Class exchange brings unique opportunity to students
Donovan--Maggie Mary (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:9, p.1
9/28/2010 The largest number of CIEP students come from China and Saudi Arabia. Turkey, Japan, Viet Nam, Mexico, South Korea, Chile, and Iraq also have students in the program. These students are involved in a class exchange with a Human Relations class; photo.
13 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.
14 Talk your way into a new culture
Kuster--Therese Catherine (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:25, p.7
12/5/2008 The Culture and Intensive English Program offers opportunities to get acquainted with international students.
15 International Education Week brings together cultures
Northern Iowan 105:21, p.2
11/11/2008 Has been celebrated since 2000; will feature films, food festival, and exhibits; photo.
16 More than just another oil country
Gathua--Grace M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:20, p.9
11/3/2006 Saudi Student Club's goal is to educate the UNI community about Saudi culture. A two day "Exhibit of Saudi Arabian Culture and Civilization", November 30 and December 1 will feature Prince Turki Al-Faisal; photo.
17 UNI international student enrollment reaches record numbers
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
9/14/2006 The number of international students is 432, seventy of whom are from Saudi Arabia. This year the Saudi Student club will host His Royal Highness Prince Turki Al-Faisal.
18 News Brief/ Calendar of events- special edition
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
7/6/2005 Schedule of some of the events happening during July at UNI.
19 International students improve English skills at UNI
Meinecke--Heather (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:47, p.3
4/1/2005 Describes the Culture and Intensive English Program at UNI.
20 UNI Culture and Intensive English Program one of 12 in nation selected for special program
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
3/2/2005 Six international scholarship students will begin intensive English language study at UNI.
21 UNI CIEP program offers scholarships for residents who need help with English
Public Relations News Release 2001:244, p.1
12/19/2001 The Culture and Intensive English Program at UNI will offer scholarships to Waterloo and Cedar Falls residents who need to develop their English skills.
22 Speaking across borders
Geffers--Rebecca M. (Student--2001-2003)
Northern Iowan 98:10, p.9
10/5/2001 Culture and Intensive English Program helps international students prepare to attend American colleges and universities.
23 Culture and Intensive English Program summer camps go multi-continental
Campus News Network 9:22, p.1
7/26/1999 UNI's Culture and Intensive English Program is hosting students from Mexico and Japan as part of a four week program; photo.
24 UNI summer camp helps Japanese and Mexican students understand American culture
Public Relations News Release 1999:5, p.1
7/19/1999 UNI's Culture and Intensive English Program is hosting two groups of foreign students for camps over the summer.
25 CIEP brings the world to UNI
Purdy--DeWayne D. (Public Relations Staff)
Northern Iowa Today 27:1, p.1
9/1/1998 Groups of about seventy students at a time study English at UNI.
26 What's Up
Northern Iowan 93:56, p.2
6/13/1997 Activities and meetings.
27 Japanese students taking crash course in English at UNI
Campus News Network 6:21, p.2
7/29/1996 Culture and Intensive English Program (CIEP) will teach English to Japanese students for one month.
28 Culture and Intensive English Program
Campus News Network 5:21, p.5
7/31/1995 Program has been elected to become member of UCIEP.
29 Students needed to speak English
Northern Iowan 91:60, p.2
6/9/1995 Will assist in Conversation Partners Program.
30 What's Up
Northern Iowan 91:45, p.4
3/10/1995 Meetings and activities.
31 What's Up
Northern Iowan 91:44, p.4
3/7/1995 Meetings and activities;
32 Taiwanese graduate students completing first of four summers toward science education master's degree at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1991:766, p.1
8/5/1992 Science teachers from Taiwan will spend four summers at UNI taking classes towards a master of arts in science education. In addition, two UNI professors will teach classes in Taiwan during February for the next four years.
33 Unique master's degree program between UNI and Taiwan
Public Relations News Release 1991:761, p.1
8/3/1992 Science teachers from Taiwan are enrolled in a four year program leading to a master of arts in science education from UNI. Classes are held during the summer. In addition, two UNI professors will teach during the month of February in Taiwan.
34 Mexican exchange students prepare for 21st century economic community
Kauten--Jane A. (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 88:63, p.3
7/24/1992 Eleven Mexican students here on CIEP program; several talk about their experiences.
35 Conversation Partners improves many students' culture
Northern Iowan 88:56, p.15
4/28/1992 UNI students paired with CIEP students.
36 Russian students discover that Iowa is 'not actually just a lot of corn'
James--C. J.
Northern Iowan 88:43, p.7
3/6/1992 Ten women from St. Petersburg studying at UNI this spring; talk about their experiences here; photo.
37 CIEP students arrive next week for English studies
Goodlove--Sara A. (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 88:12, p.5
10/11/1991 Twenty students will arrive; description of program.
38 Foreign tutors also learn
Northern Iowan 87:11, p.9
10/9/1990 Students in the CIEP program must pass seven levels of English before taking college courses, and currently tutor other students in Japanese.
39 Program for students to teach and learn English
Northern Iowan 87:4, p.1
9/14/1990 Both international students and native students will benefit by participating in CIEP's "Conversation Partners" program.
40 Program helps foreign students learn English
Northern Iowan 86:16, p.17
10/27/1989 Lisa Burgmeier talks about the conversation partners program that she helped to bring to UNI; photo.
41 International friendship gathering at University of Northern Iowa Sunday (April 23) to celebrate 'Peace and Unity in a World of Diversity.'
Public Relations News Release 1988:425, p.1
4/17/1989 International students representing 46 countries, will come together to celebrate the first annual world-get-together. Main goal of the reception, "is to begin to build bridges across languages, cultures and ideologies¿"
42 International students day in Iowa proclaimed by Gov. Branstad; bring diversity to University of Northern Iowa campus.
Public Relations News Release 1988:80, p.1
9/28/1988 Recognizing Iowa's reaching out to the world through cultural and educational sharing with its international student population. At UNI there is a long standing tradition of international students on campus.
43 CEIP helps foreign students
Northern Iowan 83:56, p.12
4/28/1987 Virginia Hash talks about the program.
44 The study of modern languages at Northern Iowa
Lenius--Debra Blake (Class of 1977; Public Relations Staff)
Northern Iowa Today 13:2, p.4
3/1/1985 Students and faculty in CIEP discuss program and experiences; photo.
45 English skills testing offered
Northern Iowan 81:24, p.11
12/4/1984 International students are now offered a chance to take a Test of English as a Foreign Language.
46 CIEP aids communication
Northern Iowan 80:42, p.9
3/6/1984 Several departments and special programs cooperate to assist international students to improve their English.
47 Volunteers needed to tutor foreign students
Northern Iowan 79:55, p.4
6/10/1983 CIEP program needs help.
48 Program to be offered to aid non-native English speakers
Northern Iowan 79:53, p.3
4/29/1983 A look at the CIEP program.
49 Program to aid non-natives
Northern Iowan 79:36, p.8
2/18/1983 A look at the CIEP.

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