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Dance Marathon

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1 Dancing for a chance
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:43, p.01
3/20/2023 UNI Dance Marathon has been fundraising all year and raised a total of $128,063.12 for the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital in Iowa City. The funds will go towards hospital meals for families; photo.
2 Panther Portrait: Dance Marathon
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:43, p.05
3/20/2023 Five photos from the Big Event put on by UNI's Dance Marathon on March 4, 2023; photo.
3 Finding your community at UNI
Klinkhammer--Bailey (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:32, p.03
1/30/2023 Bailey Klinkhammer talks about the different organizations on campus and why students should participate and find their community during school months. She states that finding ways to get involved can help you discover your interests as well as build connections with others.
4 UNI Dance Marathon wants to see a change this year
Grove--Meg (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:4, p.04
9/8/2022 Meg Grove reports that UNI Dance Marathon has seen a decrease in involvement and money raised the last two years due to COVID-19. Their hope this year is to get more UNI students involved and surpass the amount of money raised the past two years; photo.
5 Making miracles at Dance Marathon
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 118:40, p.1
3/7/2022 UNI Dance Marathon hosted their Big Event for the year in the WRC, raising $150,895; photo.
6 UNI DM holds annual Black Tie Affair
Baur--Nicholas (Student--2020), Crow--Catherine (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:43, p.01
3/22/2021 Dance Marathon held their Black Tie Event in the WRC during 'Dancer Appreciation Week.' Students who attended this event participated in group activities and relaxed; photo.
7 Dance Marathon sees changes amid COVID-19
Debruin--Karla (Northern Iowan Managing Editor)
Northern Iowan 117:35, p.04
2/22/2021 The UNI Dance Marathon does not have a public date yet, but students can still register to participate or donate to help the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital; photo.
8 Dance Marathon hosts kickoff event
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Kraft--Abigail (Student--2020), Crow--Katie (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:10, p.04
9/21/2020 Dance Marathon hosts a kickoff event in the wake of COVID-19; photo.
9 Panther portrait: Dance Marathon
Mitchell--Cecilia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:40, p.5
3/2/2020 The ninth annual UNI Dance Marathon event was held in Maucker Union and raised a total $522,136.09 to fund pediatric epilepsy research: photo. Nathan and Beth Tross of Highland Park, Illinois matched the funs raised to bring the total amount to 1,044,272.
10 Panther Portrait: Orange Party
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:13, p.05
10/14/2019 UNI Dance Marathon hosted an "Orange Party" on October 10th, 2019 on the Wellness and Recreation Center basketball courts; photo.
11 Dance Marathon exceeds goal
Oasheim--Michael (Student--2019), Hackett--Haley (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 115:41, p.02
3/7/2019 UNI Dance Marathon surpassed the goal of $620,000 by $60,00.
12 Maucker turns orange for the kids
Hauer--Sydney (Student--2017), Hackett--Haley (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 115:40, p.01
3/4/2019 Dance Marathon raised $680,464.08 for 'kiddo' fighting childhood illnesses.
13 Dance Marathon must get political
Stekl--Caleb (Student--2017), NI Archives
Northern Iowan 115:36, p.03
2/18/2019 Opinion columnist Caleb Stekl believes that Dance Marathon should advocate for a political system that he sees would solve the issues that they raise money for to begun with; photo.
14 Dance Marathon dresses up for the kids
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:29, p.05
1/24/2019 Dance Marathon is hosting Black Tie Event to raise money for their goal of $620,000.
15 'Idol' winner Maddie Poppe to sing 'for the kids'
Weber--Colby (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:25, p.01
11/29/2018 American Idol winner and Iowa native, Maddie Poppe, will perform to raise money for Dance Marathon.
16 2018 Homecoming kickoff
Kossayian--Emma (Student--2018), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:16, p.01
10/18/2018 2018 Homecoming week started with students gathering on Lawther Field for kickoff.
17 Panther Portrait: UNI Dance Marathon 7th annual big event
Davis--Kirby (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:42, p.05
3/5/2018 The 7th annual Dance Marathon was able to raise enough money for Iowa Children's Hospital that they will be able to fund a new transport team.
18 Super Bowl: party or pass
Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:33, p.05
2/1/2018 The UNI Dance Marathon is hosting a Super Bowl Watch Party.
19 Colorful Miles for Miracles 5K
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015), Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 114:9, p.05
9/25/2017 UNI Dance Marathon hosted their annual 5K to raise money for the University of Iowa's Stead Family Children's Hospital. This years theme was a color run; photo.
20 Student generosity stands out at tailgate
Gravert--Gabe (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:15, p.3
10/19/2015 Columnist Gabe Gravert details how generous the students out tailgating were when asked to donate money, and compares them to the less wiling adults; photo.
21 Dance Marathon pancake breakfast
Northern Iowan 112:14, p.11
10/15/2015 Dance Marathon is holding a pancake breakfast; photo.
22 Hoping for happily ever after
Wikstrom--Anna (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:14, p.1
10/15/2015 The UNI Homecoming kick off event, "Pride Cry", took place at Lawther Field;students from many organizations performed songs and dances to the theme of "Once upon a time"; photo.
23 Think you've had fun? The week's not over yet
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:14, p.7
10/15/2015 Student Clinton Olsasky reminds students that Homecoming week is only half finished, and that there are many more events still to come..
24 Cookie 5k-ing against cancer
Jamtgaard--Katherine A (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 112:11, p.1
10/5/2015 Each year Dance Marathon holds a 5k to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network; this years theme was "cookies"; photo.
25 Sweet bling and sweeter memories
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:50, p.3
4/16/2015 Eric Boisen looks back on the Traditions Challenge and the fond memories he made; photo.
26 Dance Marathon
Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:42, p.1
3/9/2015 Over a thousand students rallied for the fourth annual dance marathon in the Maucker Union; photo.
27 Student Voices; Are you going to the Dance Marathon next Saturday? Why, or why not?"
Northern Iowan 111:40, p.1
3/2/2015 Students answer why or why not they will be attending the Dance Marathon; photo.
28 DM partners with ISA
Fisher--Nicholas Allen (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:39, p.2
2/26/2015 Dance Marathon has teamed up with the International Student Association.
29 UNI to host fourth annual Dance Marathon
Public Relations News Release 2014:190, p.1
2/25/2015 The fourth annual Dance Marathon will be from noon to midnight on March 7, in the Maucker Union. Money raised during this event goes to the Children's Miracle Network and University of Iowa Children's Hospital.
30 Extremely bingo
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:35, p.1
2/12/2015 The residence hall association and UNI dance marathon hosted an extreme bingo tournament; photo.
31 Breaking out the dancing shoes
Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:32, p.4
2/2/2015 The 3rd annual Dance Marathon Black Tie Affair was held to help raise money for a good cause; photo
32 DM hosts dance benifit
Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:32, p.4
2/2/2015 Dance Marathon hosted a Dance benefit at the GBPAC to raise money for the Iowa City Children's Hospital.
33 Appreciation for Dance Marathon
Wolfe--Parker Joseph (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:31, p.1
1/29/2015 Each year hundreds of people gather at the annual dance marathon to support patients at the Iowa City Childrens Hospital; photo.
34 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.
35 Time to get foamy
Jamtgaard--Katherine A (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:9, p.1
9/29/2014 A small sea of orange-clad students gathered for the annual UNI Dance Marathon 5k; photo.
36 Kickoff to Homecoming week
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:6, p.4
9/18/2014 Students crowded Lawther Field to celebrate UNI's Homecoming kickoff.
37 2014-15 year in review
Jensen--Brice Tyler (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 110:55, p.2
5/1/2014 Reviews different events that occurred in the past year; photo.
38 Are altruistic acts truly selfless?
Wolfe--Parker Joseph (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:44, p.3
3/13/2014 Wonders if volunteering is truly a selfless act. People receive gratification for it. So how can it be completely selfless?
39 UNI Dance Marathon exceeds fundraising goal
Public Relations News Release 2013:201, p.1
3/11/2014 UNI Dance Marathon raised $176,498 exceeding its $125,000 goal. This is the third year UNI has participated in Dance Marathon. UNI Dance Marathon is placed in the top 18 programs in the nation. The money is donated to the Children's Miracle Network.
40 Pledges give aid to kids
Jamtgaard--Katherine A (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:41, p.1
3/3/2014 Many students participated in UNI's third annual Dance Marathon. UNI Dance Marathon was able to raise $176,498.03 for the Iowa Children's Hospital and the Children's Miracle Network. It was a great way for students to help families in need; photo.
41 UNI to host third annual Dance Marathon
Public Relations News Release 2013:192, p.192
2/26/2014 UNI will host the third annual Dance Marathon. This event raises money for the Children's Miracle Network and the University of Iowa Children's Hospital. Participants stay on their feet for 12 hours and spend time with children will serious illness.
42 Dressed to impress: Dance Marathon hosts 2nd annual formal
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:35, p.1
2/10/2014 At the second annual UNI Dance Marathon's Black Tie Affair, there were tables to play poker and blackjack, an area to dance, and an area to snack. All the money raised from admissions to the formal go toward Dance Marathon's total goal; photo.
43 For the volunteers: UNI charity group praises participants
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:33, p.1
2/3/2014 As a part of Dancer Appreciation Week, Dance Marathon participants took the stage at the men's basketball game last Wednesday. They showed a video to spread Dance Marathon's mission. Students were encouraged to wear orange to the game; photo.
44 UNI students pump up the pep for Homecoming
Prigeon--Correy Travis (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:14, p.1
10/15/2013 The finals of the pride cry were held at the Homecoming Pep Rally. Student Admissions Ambassadors/Connecting Alumni to Students won. Dance Marathon came in second, while Alpha Delta Pi and Sigma Alpha Epsilon came in third; photo.
45 Runners meet the color of the rainbow
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:9, p.1
9/27/2013 UNI Dance Marathon hosted a 5Kolor Run to benefit the University of Iowa Children's Hospital. They raised $5,000 dollars to go toward a new pediatric intensive care unit room; photo.
46 UNI Dance Marathon and Relay for Life receive prestigious volunteer award
Public Relations News Release 2012:318, p.1
6/13/2013 UNI's Dance Marathon and Relay For Life will each receive the 2013 Governor's Volunteer Award during a recognition ceremony at UNI's Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center.
47 16. Letter from the editor
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 23
5/3/2013 The new executive editor of the Northern Iowan, Linh Ta, gives advice to incoming freshman. She encourages students to read the Northern Iowan; photo.
48 Dance Marathon: in its 2nd year, UNI students raised more than $100,000 for University of Iowa's Children's Hospital
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:40, p.1
3/5/2013 UNI Dance Marathon was a day full of dancing, playing games, and fundraising. Students were able to raise over $100,000 making UNI one of the top twenty fundraising schools for Dance Marathon in the country; photo.
49 UNI to host second annual Dance Marathon
Public Relations News Release 2012:217, p.1
2/26/2013 UNI will host the second annual UNI Dance Marathon. This event will raise money for the Children's Miracle Network hospital.
50 Students prepare to dance all night
Northern Iowan 109:35, p.1
2/15/2013 Many students will participate in Dance Marathon to help raise money for children who have been diagnosed with cancer. Dance Marathon will help support these families in their time of need.


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