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1 A resident assistant takeover: UNI's 32nd Annual Midwest RA Conference
Pedersen--Grant (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:32, p.01
1/30/2023 UNI hosted this year's Midwest Resident Assistant Conference. This conference provided sessions, team-building, and fun experiences for over 500 RAs from 10 different midwestern states; photo.
2 Dining hall disaster
Schmitz--Mallory (Student--2021), Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 119:24, p.01
11/17/2022 On Wednesday November 16th, a fan in Rialto Dining Hall malfunctioned which emitted smoke and caused the sprinklers to turn on throughout the dining hall. Students were turned away during the lunch rush but the dining hall was able to reopen at 5pm the same day; photo.
3 Why turning the UNI Health Beat into an Esports area sucks
Saathoff--Abigail (Student--2021), Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 119:13, p.03
10/10/2022 Abigail Saathoff writes their opinion on the struggles of UNI's decision to change the UNI Health Beat gym into a gaming area. Saathoff points out that the Wellness/Recreation Center is 12-19 minute walk from any dorm on campus whereas the Health Beat Gym was a 5 minute walk making it more accessible to get a quick workout in; photo.
4 NISG debates masks, approves funding
Baur--Nicholas (Student--2020), Debruin--Karla (Northern Iowan Managing Editor)
Northern Iowan 118:11, p.2
10/4/2021 Student Body President Samantha Bennett floated the idea of signing a joint student government statement to support giving local universities the authority to implement mask mandates on campus if they choose. NISG also approved funding for the UNI Women's Volleyball Club, the Dancer Hall Activities and Recreation Team, UNI Men's Basketball Club, and Gamma Phi Beta; photo.
5 DOR preps for recontracting, updates
Cavalier--Kimberly (Student--2020), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:31, p.02
12/30/2019 Department of Residence (DOR) has announced a number of changes and enhancements to campus living effective beginning in the fall 2020 semester. One adjustment students may have already noticed is that the recontracting process processed has been moved from November to February. By waiting until spring to start the recontracting process, it allow new students time in the fall to get adjusted to college and focus on their academics and get a better feel for where they might want to live the following year. The DOR will be adding a "mixed community" option combining first-year and upper-class students. Another notable update is the reopening of Dancer Hall.
6 DOR makes changes, looks ahead
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:2, p.02
9/5/2019 Changes made by the DOR include closing Dancer Hall and the first floor of Campbell Hall as well as changing the hours of Rialto Dining Center and Piazza Dining Center for the academic school year. These changes were made to conserve resources to make future improvements to the housing and dining programs.
7 Hillside demolition brings changes, sparks memories
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 115:34, p.01
2/11/2019 Hillside Courts Apartments, a student housing complex of 278 units which had been un use since the 1972-1973 academic year, is in the final stages of demolition; photo.
8 Rider RLC replaced by actual panther
Northern Iowan 114:47, p.05
4/2/2018 In this satirical article written for April Fools, a panther has replaced Rider Hall's Residence Life Coordinator.
9 CP lots cause tension on north side of campus
Dausener--Josua (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:6, p.2
9/14/2017 Students are upset over the lack of parking near Campbell and The Towers. They feel there is not enough C Preferred (CP) parking; photo.
10 Tackling a new stage
Northern Iowa Today 96:3, p.12
10/1/2013 Justin Adams Kirk is attempting a career as a country music performer; biographical sketch; photo.
11 Chalk one up to the residence halls
Peterson--Caitlin Anne (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:12, p.6
10/7/2011 Five residence hall houses completed their chalk murals for Homecoming. Lily House, Jasmine House, and Galliano House received trophies. The event helped students meet others on their floor; photo.
12 Freshmen should utilize springboard housing
Pearce--Katherine Lea (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:2, p.5
8/30/2011 Writer recalls living in springboard housing. This type is available in Bender, Campbell, Dancer, Hagemann, and Noehren Halls. Students are housed with students similar in age and also new to campus. Upperclassmen do not stay in their rooms very much.
13 UNI student named Iowa Student Employee of the Year
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:54, p.1
4/29/2011 Darion Watson, a senior communication major, is the first UNI student to be so honored. Mr. Watson is a resident assistant in Dancer Hall. Amy Mesirow, Dancer Hall RLC, says Watson's personal integrity and drive are unparalleled; photo.
14 Extra money, be an RA
Kuster--Therese Catherine (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:22, p.5
11/14/2008 Resident Assistant applications are available and due by January 16, 2009. Applicants need to be well-rounded, involved, and outgoing. Free room and board plus a $1200 stipend are available.
15 Laundry room etiquette
Mulfinger--Dylan John (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:21, p.9
11/11/2008 Students talk about their experiences in getting their laundry done in public facilities; photo.
16 Trick of treat in dorms
Kuster--Therese Catherine (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:19, p.5
11/4/2008 Costumes were everywhere for Halloween in the dorms. Some dorms greeted trick or treaters in the lobbies, but others had door to door trick or treating; photo.
17 Trick-or-Treating in UNI Residence Halls, Oct. 31
Public Relations News Release 2008:171, p.1
10/23/2008 Eight halls will be open to community Trick-or-treaters.Residence hall trick-or-treating is sponsored by ProBoard, the student organization of the Residence Hall Programming Board that represents ten residence halls.
18 Panther Portraits
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:51, p.12
4/22/2008 Campus scenes; photo.
19 A firsthand staff account from Dancer Hall
Parrott--Megan (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:43, p.A
3/14/2008 Observations of the lockdown from within Dancer Hall; photo.
20 Alert system put into action shortly after being implemented
Donisi--Samantha T. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:43, p.C
3/14/2008 Newly installed Alert system works well; photo.
21 Campus communication
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:43, p.7
3/14/2008 During the potential threat, students kept in touch with each other by using cell phones, Face Book, telephones, and television. Campus should be proud of the community shown this week.
22 High schooler cause for Tuesday's campus threat
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:43, p.A
3/14/2008 Text messages sent by Todd Younk to a UNI freshman student contained threats, which resulted in the dormitories being locked down; photo.
23 Recently armed UNI Police put to the test
Donisi--Samantha T. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:43, p.D
3/14/2008 Department of Public Safety responds well to Alert on campus; photo.
24 Timeline of Tuesday's Events
Northern Iowan 104:43, p.C
3/14/2008 Timing of events during the Alert on campus.
25 UNI reacts to possible gunman; suspect in custody
Public Relations News Release 2007:494, p.1
3/11/2008 UNI Police were notified of a possible gunman threatening a student. Students and faculty were notified via the UNI Alert system and all nine residence halls were locked down.
26 Baker Hall deals with mold
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:33, p.1
2/8/2008 Advanced Environmental testing firm found thirty-six offices in Baker Hall that contained higher allergen levels than outside air. Their inspection followed discovery of mold in August of 2007; photo.
27 Don't look now--flasher on the loose
Battin--Ellen Margaret (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:22, p.1
11/9/2007 Students respond to two incidents of a male exposing himself on campus.
28 Crime alert: indecent exposure
Northern Iowan 104:21, p.2
11/6/2007 Two incidents of indecent exposure reported to Public Safety.
29 Dorm handles discrimination in unique way
Hill--Kelly Anne (Class of 2008)
Northern Iowan 104:10, p.3
9/28/2007 Dancer Hall resident assistants use new techniques to show the effects of discrimination; photo.
30 UNI housing overflow left 42 students displaced
Dahlke--Lisa Renae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:3, p.1
9/1/2006 Due to an increase in the number of students wanting to live on campus, forty-two students are living temporarily in lounges; photo.
31 Dancer Hall custodian keeps enthusiastic attitude
Herder--Amanda (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:24, p.9
11/18/2005 Darryl Sherwood enjoys his job because of the students; photo.
32 Dancer Hall relief fund will help students in need after disasters
Bentley--Adam J. (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 102:10, p.3
9/30/2005 Students living in Dancer Hall may benefit if they are affected by natural disasters; photo.
33 Decorations turn disastrous after lights catch fire
Helgerson--Leah (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:48, p.1
4/5/2005 After a fire in a University of Wisconsin dorm room, students are reminded to be safe with decorative lights; photo.
34 Students are health center's main priority
Zierath--Jennifer (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:2, p.1
8/31/2004 UNI Student Health Center receives accreditation from the Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care; looks forward to completion Health Center Building renovations; photo.
35 Construction rips through campus, creates hassle for students
Gross--Cindy Marie (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:1, p.5
8/27/2004 Description of various construction projects on campus; photo.
36 UNI Student Health Center receives national accreditation
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
7/19/2004 Student Health Center to join over 1300 organizations accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care.
37 Students moving off campus prompt DOR survey
Palmer--Greg (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:55, p.6
4/30/2004 Department of Residence conducts survey concerning student preferences for on-campus living in an effort to stem the tide of students moving off-campus after only one year.
38 DOR: 'Keep costs low'
Andrews--Eric A. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 100:50, p.1
4/13/2004 Explains Department of Residence policies and initiatives in order to keep students living on campus; photo.
39 Health Center to move to Dancer
McKenzie--JoLynn (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:37, p.1
2/17/2004 Health Center to move temporarily to Dancer Hall while their current building is under construction; details of the renovation are given.
40 Two UNI residence halls stand above the rest
Andresen--Kelli (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 99:54, p.11
4/29/2003 History of Towers Complex; photo.
41 Towers top floors get trimmed for next fall
Zimmer--Erin M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 99:53, p.1
4/25/2003 In response to lower occupancy levels in the Towers, floors 9-12 in Bender and Dancer Halls will be closed for the 2003-2004 academic year.
42 Beach babes were 'Up 'til Dawn'
Keel--David (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:41, p.1
3/5/2002 Dancer Hall's eighth floor residents participated in the "Up 'til Dawn" fundraiser for the St. Jude Children's Hospital; photo.
43 UNI custodial staff shows love for students
Public Relations News Release 2001:298, p.1
2/12/2002 A Valentine's Day celebration in Dancer Hall was hosted by the building's custodial staff.
44 UNI student death; name released
Public Relations News Release 2001:62, p.1
8/26/2001 Kevin Andrew Reedy collapsed in the showers at Dancer Hall early this morning and was later pronounced dead.
45 UNI student dies
Public Relations News Release 2001:61, p.1
8/26/2001 An 18-year-old, freshman male student died on August 26 of currently unknown causes.
46 Profile: Ruth Heber
Campus News Network 11:5, p.3
9/25/2000 Profile of Dancer Hall custodian Ruth Heber; photo.
47 Dorm fires spark new candle policy
Northern Iowan 97:3, p.1
9/1/2000 Students are no longer allowed to have candles in their residence hall rooms; photo.
48 Juvenile acts disgust student
Kuennen--Matt R.
Northern Iowan 96:56, p.5
6/9/2000 Because of unsanitary, disgusting conditions in the Dancer Hall bathrooms, he is moving off-campus next year.
49 Warning: construction zone ahead!
Hardin--Brent (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:56, p.1
6/9/2000 Various construction projects are taking place on campus; photo.
50 Bender, Dancer 'tower' above the rest
Northern Iowan 96:49, p.9
4/7/2000 Survey of some of the changes through which the Towers Complex has gone; photo.


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