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Earth Week

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1 Recycling & Reuse Technology Transfer Center hosts Earth Week events
Grove--Meg (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:53, p.04
4/24/2023 Last week, UNI's Recycling & Reuse Technology Transfer Center (RRTTC) hosted multiple events to celebrate Earth Week. The events included a disc golf activity, Campus Cleanup, and free bike rentals; photos.
2 RRTTC to host wetland clean-up
Weber--Colby (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:14, p.01
10/17/2019 The Recycling and Reuse Technology Transfer Center (RRTTC) met in the northern Wellness and Recreation Center (WRC) parking lot to clean up the ponds north of the WRC. This was in an effort to clean up trash from the local wetlands before winter arrives. This event has been going on for 14 year and is one way for give back to the planet; photo.
3 Earth Week in full bloom
Upah--Kaylin (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 110:52, p.1
4/21/2014 There are several events on campus promoting Earth Week. These events all focus on ways to reduce environmental impact and protect the environment from pollution.
4 UNI to celebrate Earth Week April 21-25
Public Relations News Release 2013:246, p.1
4/10/2014 UNI will celebrate Earth Week on April 21 through April 25. There will be several events around campus to raise awareness about protecting the environment. There will also be an Earth Day Highway Cleanup where students can volunteer their time.
5 Earth Week campus events planned
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:49, p.6
4/16/2013 There are various activities planed for Earth Week. Some of these include yoga, bike rides, and a campus cleanup project. This is a great way to educated students on the importance of a more sustainable world.
6 UNI to celebrate Earth Week April 22-26
Public Relations News Release 2012:258, p.1
4/8/2013 There will be a variety of activities the week of April 22-26 to celebrate Earth Week. Students are encouraged to participate in these events and to learn more about conservation throughout the week.
7 RRTTC hosts nature photography contest
Firman--Tehrene Victoria (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 109:35, p.6
2/15/2013 The Recycling and Reuse Technology Transfer Center is holding a photography contest in honor of Earth Week. There will be many other events taking place that week for students to partake in and appreciate nature; photo.
8 Couple competes to produce minimal waste in documentary
Wilkins--Alan Michael (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:51, p.2
4/17/2012 "The Clean Bin Project", a documentary, was shown at the CEEE. The film showed the efforts of two roommates to cut down on waste. Washing Ziploc bags for reuse and making their own toothpaste helped reduce waste.
9 UNI to host Earth Week events
Northern Iowan 108:50, p.6
4/13/2012 Campus wide series of events announced.
10 UNI to celebrate Earth Week
Public Relations News Release 2011:266, p.1
4/5/2012 Several activities have been planned for Earth Week on campus.
11 Earth Day
Hayne--Cassandra Kay (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 107:53, p.2
4/26/2011 Scenes from the Earth Day celebration on campus; photo.
12 UNI hosts 2011 Sustainability Forum
Maddix--Nicholas Scott (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:53, p.1
4/26/2011 "Are We Making the Grade" was the focus of the Sustainability Forum. UNI is the only educational institution to receive a gold STARS rating. Sophomore Presidential Scholars introduced UNI Unplugged a year ago; photo.
13 Wetland cleanup
Weaver--Jordan Adam (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:52, p.3
4/22/2011 Recycling and Reuse Technology Transfer Center sponsored a cleanup of the UNI Wetland area; photo.
14 UNI presents 'Green the Scene' as part of Earth Week
Wilson--Ben (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:50, p.1
4/15/2011 College of Education sponsored brown-bag lunches to promote reduce, reuse, and recycle during spring cleaning. The first session is on ergonomics.
15 UNI students to present blueprint for a sustainable society.
Public Relations News Release 2010:297, p.1
4/14/2011 A group of students will present a public forum at the CEEE with a poster session preceding the forum. The forum is part of a freshman seminar called "Visioning a Sustainable World in 2050."
16 Earth Week Celebrations
Campus News Network 10:17, p.2
4/17/2000 Schedule of events planned for Earth Week.
17 UNI gets 'health hazard' for Earth Week
Enshayan--Kamyar (Director Center for Energy and Environmental Education)
Northern Iowan 94:53, p.6
4/24/1998 Kamyar Enshayan comments on the use of herbicide on campus during Earth Week.
18 Earth spawns Don Juan DeMarco of nursing homes
Scott--Nicholas L. (Class of 1998)
Northern Iowan 94:52, p.5
4/21/1998 Columnist discusses the elderly as well as the beginning of earth.
19 Earth Week offers ways to keep balance
Northern Iowan 94:52, p.6
4/21/1998 Columnist comments on living with our Earth during Earth Week.
20 Help commemorate 28th anniversary of Earth Day celebration; take part in saving the earth at UNI
Deibler--Molly (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 94:52, p.9
4/21/1998 Conservation Club will be cleaning ROTH walkway to celebrate Earth Day April 22; photo.
21 University of Northern Iowa will celebrate Earth Week April 20-24
Public Relations News Release 1997:307, p.1
4/14/1998 Earth Week events include reception for Kathryn Mary Stanaszek, Solar Oven Cook-In, speakers, displays, presentations, and kick off for Rebuild Cedar Valley Program.
22 The bright side
Public Relations News Release 1995:345, p.1
5/6/1996 Greg Franta states that homes in the Midwest are excellent candidates for incorporation passive solar energy.
23 Earth Week activities
Campus News Network 6:16, p.4
4/22/1996 Schedule of Earth Week activities April 22-26.
24 Center for Energy and Environmental Education helps raise environmental awareness on campus
Northern Iowan 92:51, p.8
4/19/1996 Will sponsor Earth Week activities.
25 University of Northern Iowa's Earth Week activities April 21-26 conincide with 120th birthday celebration.
Public Relations News Release 1995:327, p.1
4/18/1996 Activities are announced for Earth Week at UNI.
26 Looking ahead
Campus News Network 6:15, p.2
4/8/1996 Brief schedules of Northern Lights 120th anniversary celebration and Earth Week.
27 Earth Week '95
Northern Iowan 91:55, p.2
4/21/1995 Students enjoy cookout; photo.
28 Earth Week '95; students face decisions, environmental awareness
Northern Iowan 91:53, p.10
4/14/1995 Schedule of activities.
29 Earth Week activities
Northern Iowan 91:52, p.5
4/11/1995 Schedule.
30 Fun in the sun: Earth Month '94 at UNI
Northern Iowan 90:54, p.10
4/22/1994 Solar car visits campus; students walk in woods; photo.
31 Is UNI a green campus?
Goodlove--Sara A. (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 90:54, p.8
4/22/1994 Describes campus recycling efforts.
32 Making the environment their business; Iowa Waste Reduction Center helps businesses go green while staying in the black
Torrey--Michelle L. (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 90:54, p.9
4/22/1994 Description of Center's program.
33 The environment in jeopardy
Nodurft--Diane M. (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 90:54, p.8
4/22/1994 Describes local environmental problems.
34 Green rock returns; three local bands to jam at Stebs for second annual Earth Day Fundraiser
Wolter--Shawn D. (Class of 1997)
Northern Iowan 90:53, p.8
35 Timber talk.
Public Relations News Release 0:482, p.1
4/18/1994 Lou Gold warns that the Siskiyous Wild lands must be preserved.
36 Ancient forest slide show to be presented at University of Northern Iowa April 19 as part of earth month activities
Public Relations News Release 0:479, p.1
4/12/1994 Earth Month activities are announced. Lou Gold will present a slide show of the Pacific Northwest.
37 Speakers kick off the celebration of Earth Month
Northern Edition 2:11, p.3
4/6/1994 Schedule of speakers.
38 April goes green
Northern Iowan 90:49, p.8
4/5/1994 Schedule for Earth Month.
39 Earth Week '93
Campus News Network 3:16, p.4
4/19/1993 Schedule of activities.
40 Earth Week schedule of events for UNI
Northern Iowan 88:54, p.5
41 Earth Week '92
Campus News Network 2:16, p.Insert 1
4/20/1992 Brief schedule.
42 Campus groups organize activities for Earth Week
Northern Iowan 88:53, p.3
4/17/1992 Brief schedule.
43 UNI presents Earth Week '92
Northern Iowan 88:53, p.7
4/17/1992 Detailed schedule.
44 NI misconstrues Earth Week information
Northern Iowan 88:47, p.2
3/27/1992 Straightens out errors.
45 Is UNI doing its part; Earth Week: March 20-March 25
Northern Iowan 88:46, p.3
3/24/1992 Urges students to recycle and engage in other earth-friendly activities.
46 Celebration of Earth Day approaching; dates set for April 19-20
Northern Iowan 87:43, p.1
3/5/1991 Schedule of activities.
47 Students show concern; half birthday of Earth Week celebrated
Fisher--Carrie A. (Classes of 1993 and 1996)
Northern Iowan 87:16, p.8
10/26/1990 Hagemann Hall residents celebrated Earth Guard Week.
48 The green scene: Northern Iowa promotes the Earth ethic
Northern Iowa Today 74:1, p.2
7/1/1990 Outline of curricular and outreach efforts at UNI in environmental education.
49 Variety of events planned for Earth Week, 1990
Northern Iowan 86:53, p.6
4/17/1990 Schedule of events.
50 Variety of events planned for "Earth Week 1990" at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1989:549, p.1
4/10/1990 The Conservation Club coordinates several Earth Week activities, including a guided walk through the Biological Preserves, lectures from faculty members, Orchesis performances, and folk dancing in the Embassy Room.


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