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51 UNI dining services to offer Tibetan cuisine March 9
Public Relations News Release 2009:305, p.1
3/1/2010 Following dinner, the film "Kundun," the true-life story of the Dalai Lama and his daring struggle to lead his nation at one of the most challenging times in its history, will be shown at the Center for Multicultural Education.
52 UNI Dining Services nominated for Ivy Award
Public Relations News Release 2009:272, p.1
2/12/2010 The Ivy Awards are the food industry's recognition of professional excellence and accomplishment. The award is sponsored by "Restaurants & Institutions" magazine and has been presented every year since 1971.
53 UNI announces inaugural Diversity Matters Award recipients
Public Relations News Release 2009:233, p.1
1/21/2010 Ten individuals were recently honored for their efforts to enhance diversity during the second-annual town hall meeting on diversity.These students, faculty and staff received the inaugural UNI Diversity Matters Award. Recipients listed.
54 Commercial kitchen convenience
Showalter--John David (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:19, p.5
11/3/2009 Food waste in residence dining centers described as callous and inefficient; photo.
55 H1N1 to Z-day: always be prepared
Fagle--Tess Ann (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:18, p.5
10/30/2009 Tips on where best to survive the dreaded flu or zombie day. The dorms, Campanile, McCollum Hall, Rialto, and Rod Library all have pluses and minuses; photo.
56 UNI Homecoming celebration to feature week of activities
Public Relations News Release 2009:111, p.1
10/8/2009 Homecoming committee members are encouraging students, faculty, and staff to wear purple and gold on Friday, October 16. The festivities will begin on October 11 with residence halls window painting and continue through October 17.
57 University of Northern Iowa celebrates Apple Month
Moore--Emily Janelle (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:5, p.6
9/15/2009 September is apple month. Dining service areas are serving apple items including apple tarts, apple crisp, apple cider, and apple turnovers.
58 Free seasonal flu vaccinations available for UNI students
Public Relations News Release 2009:47, p.1
9/14/2009 All students are encouraged to get a vaccination for the seasonal flu. This is not a vaccination for the H1N1 flu, but having it will help the overall population at UNI remain healthier.
59 Tray-free dining centers enhance sustainability
Haines--Gregory Lee (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:2, p.8
9/1/2009 Waste reduced by three thousand four hundred ninety pounds at Piazza and Rialto. Trays needed to run through the dishwasher; reduced use of chemicals, electricity, and water.
60 Alcohol on campus
Hosch--Lauren Marie (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 105:56, p.4
6/19/2009 Proposes serving alcohol in dining halls and residence; cites experience in Tasmania cited; suggests use of the student ID to regulate the amount of alcohol a person can purchase during a given time frame.
61 A chance to leave a print on UNI
Strong--Jocelyn Jane (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:47, p.11
4/7/2009 Student Gift Committee and Department of Residence join forces to encourage student financial giving to the University; photo.
62 Panther Portraits
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:47, p.5
4/7/2009 Scenes from the Piazza and Maucker Union construction; photo.
63 Putting money in the garbage disposal
Krob--Nicholas Joseph (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:33, p.8
2/6/2009 Asks why only freshmen are required to purchase a 14 meal per week plan and why students should be billed for meals that they do not eat.
64 College Bound: More than one letter of acceptance means it's decision time
Public Relations News Release 2008:284, p.1
1/5/2009 Assistant Director of Admissions/Communications, Thomas O'Shea, recommends four factors in considering: college major and academic resources; financial aid packages; campus life; and community life.
65 Buy fresh, buy local pays off
Northern Iowa Today 92:2, p.10
11/1/2008 A look at efforts by consumers and institutions to buy locally produced food and other goods; photo.
66 Avoiding a daily eating contest
Vogel--Angela Joy (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:13, p.9
10/14/2008 Texas A & M study shows that students living in the dorms eat 387 more calories per day than those living off campus. Those living off campus believe that they can control what is in their cupboards; photo.
67 UNI Homecoming Weedend reunions
Public Relations News Release 2008:124, p.1
10/6/2008 Several organizations will hold their alumni reunions and socials during the weekend of Oct. 10 - 11. List follows.
68 Two Panthers nabbed for theft at Rialto
Bullen--Tiffany Lynn (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:10, p.11
10/3/2008 Cory Goos and Lucas O'Rear have been charged with fourth degree theft involving a cell phone and iPod in the Rialto Dining Center; photo.
69 Sept. 19 - 21 features family-focused events at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2008:80, p.1
9/17/2008 Parents and other family members are invited to visit and partake in family-focused on-campus activities during Family Weekend.
70 UNI gets an "A" in foods
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:1, p.11
8/29/2008 Comparison of high school and college food options; photo.
71 UNI hosting culinary workshop with chef Michael Skibitchy, Tuesday, July 22, through Friday, July 25
Public Relations News Release 2007:780, p.1
7/22/2008 He will lecture each morning and work in the kitchens in the afternoons. There will be a recipe review at the end of each day. Skibitchy is a certified executive chef, a certified hospitality educator and a chef-instructos.
72 Sushi surprise
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 104:53, p.1
4/29/2008 Fresh sushi at the Piazza; photo.
73 UNI partnership seeks to expand reach of local-food economy
Northern Iowan 104:53, p.4
4/29/2008 Kamyar Enshayan proposes a local food distribution network and light processing of vegetables to add economic vitality to our area.
74 Carol Petersen named UNI director of dining services
Public Relations News Release 2007:592, p.1
4/14/2008 Brief biological profile of Carol Petersen.
75 Elementary students celebrate spring break at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2007:503, p.1
3/14/2008 Elementary students from Cedar Falls, Waterloo, and Hudson will spend their spring break exploring UNI and participating in educational activities.
76 Industry trade publication cites achievements of UNI dining services with Ivy Award nomination
Public Relations News Release 2007:406, p.1
2/5/2008 The UNI Dining Services has been selected as a candidate for the 2008 Ivy Awards.
77 Dining survey is active this week
Northern Iowan 104:21, p.3
11/6/2007 Online survey for evaluation of dining services is available.
78 UNI's Local Food Project leads national food trend
Gross--Cindy Marie (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 104:13, p.21
10/9/2007 Local Food Project is now ten years old; UNI now purchases a significant amount of food from local producers; the trend seems to be growing; photo.
79 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
3/5/2007 The 2007 Midwest Regional Conference will take place March 18-21.
80 A piece of my opinion--dorm life
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:33, p.12
1/30/2007 Positive aspects of living in the dorms; photo.
81 Culinary cook-off at UNI on December 15
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
12/14/2006 Dining Services employees will be participating in a culinary cook-off Friday, December 15.
82 Student Voices
Northern Iowan 102:36, p.11
2/10/2006 Students respond to the question, "What do you think about UNI dining services?"
83 UNI dining services nominated for award
Ryan--Crystal L. (Class of 2006)
Northern Iowan 102:36, p.11
2/10/2006 Dining services nominated for the prestigious Ivy Awards.
84 UNI Dining Services among the nation's best in food service industry, Award nomination attests to UNI dining operations' excellence
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
1/23/2006 Dining Services named to an elite pool of candidates for the 2006 Ivy Awards.
85 UNI dining services; not the same old chow line
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
7/1/2005 UNI's Roasted Vegetables Entrée recieves national recognition for supporting local growers.
86 UNI Dining Scholarships awarded
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
5/12/2005 Four $1000 scholarships awarded for the 2005-2006 school year.
87 NI year in features
Kirkpatrick--Tashana Nicole (Class of 2005)
Northern Iowan 101:55, p.11
4/29/2005 Recap of feature stories and photographs from the 2004-2005 school year; photo.
88 Fresh, local and on the menu
Enshayan--Kamyar (Director Center for Energy and Environmental Education)
Northern Iowan 101:37, p.8
2/15/2005 Letter states praise and benefits of the dining services offered on campus.
89 Waste not, want not; what the dining centers really do with all that food
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:36, p.1
2/11/2005 Through the use of the FOOD PRO computer system, the dining centers are attempting to reduce waste and improve forecasting of meals; photo.
90 . . . and the dish ran away with the spoon; stolen dishes, utensils adds up to big bucks
Mancillas--Jason R. (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 101:33, p.1
2/1/2005 The dining centers on campus are spending around $25,000 a year to replace stolen or missing dishware; photo.
91 Working hard to feed the hungry; campus dining centers produce thousands of meals each day with helping hands, technology
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:30, p.9
1/21/2005 Despite the large number of meals served each day, the dining centers strive to maintain high quality meals.
92 Throwing money away
Northern Iowan 101:10, p.5
10/1/2004 Believes the Department of Residence policy that requires students who live on campus to purchase a meal plan for campus dining centers pushes many students away from on-campus living.
93 Vegetarian diet lacking on campus; students say they hope for improvements in choices
Leibbrand--Jacob (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:9, p.7
9/28/2004 Vegetarians on campus dislike the lack of dining options for them; photo.
94 Family Weekend an opportunity to show off UNI
Smith--Jessica Dee (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:5, p.5
9/14/2004 Description of events planned for Family Weekend.
95 New, improved dining center a hit
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:3, p.7
9/3/2004 Description of the Rialto, recently renovated dining center in the Towers Center; photo.
96 Commons to close after 71 years
Andrews--Eric A. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 100:36, p.1
2/13/2004 Department of Residence announces decision to close Commons Dining Center at the end of the spring semester of this year; photo.
97 Department of Residence tries to keep up with student needs
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:12, p.6
10/10/2003 Changes have been made in hours of operation and menu selections, based on student trends.
98 Wasteful student mentality is sickening
Umthun--Daniel T. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:47, p.5
4/4/2003 Disagrees with the dining center's policy on the disposal of excess food.
99 Campbell dining coming in fall
Andrews--Eric A. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:42, p.1
3/7/2003 Campbell Hall Dining Center will be open during the 2003-2004 academic year while Towers dining center is closed for remodeling; photo.
100 Is this food heavenly? No, it's Iowan; homegrown food hits campus and fills students' stomachs
Cisco--Laura (Student--2001-2003)
Northern Iowan 99:11, p.1
10/8/2002 UNI Dining Services administrators have agreed to purchase more food grown locally, which will help to stimulate the local economy.


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