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1 It's magic, you know
Noble--Cassidy
Northern Iowan 111:13, p.1
10/13/2014 Five-time world record holder John Cassidy came to Lang Auditorium to perform magic tricks for students and faculty; photo.
2 CME's bbq bash
Rouse--Amber Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:1, p.9
8/28/2014 Under white tents set up outside of the Center for Multicultural Education, students kicked off the first day of classes at UNI with a barbecue and entertainment hosted by the CME; photo.
3 Celebrities don't deserve our attention, admiration
Nelson--Nehemiah (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 110:36, p.3
2/13/2014 The author encourages readers to stop idolizing celebrities and to focus their time and energy on more important things such as helping the less fortunate. There are many local heroes who deserve attention much more than celebrities.
4 Panther Portraits: Magic and Mayhem
Buns--Paige Elizabeth (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:6, p.5
9/17/2013 Photos of students attending the Magic and Mayhem show sponsored by the Campus Activities Board.
5 March Madness means spending spring break in front of the TV
Bemis--Jacob Harry (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:43, p.6
3/15/2013 Many will view the NCAA men's basketball tournament over spring break.
6 HuB to host night of Midwestern music
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:39, p.6
3/1/2013 The HuB will be hosting a Midwestern music night. It will include live performances by Har-di-Har, This is Daybreak, and The River Monks. Har-di-Har is made up by Andrew and Julie Thoreen, who are natives of Cedar Falls; photo.
7 John June Year to perform at The HuB
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:28, p.7
1/18/2013 The HuB will host a night of music from three Iowa-based bands. The show will include performances from John June Year based in Cedar Falls, Waterloo based Dylan Sires and Neighbors, and Bright * Giant from Des Moines.
8 Octopus hosts INK! Performance Slam
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:28, p.7
1/18/2013 The Octopus hosted the third annual INK! Performance Slam. The event is held the first Monday of every month at Octopus on The Hill. The events gives members of the Cedar Valley a chance to perform.
9 Welcome to the jungle: Sissy's Sircus brings bold, burlesque beauty to Oster Regent
Northern Iowan 109:28, p.6
1/18/2013 Author reviews the show. Sissy's Sircus is a burlesque troupe based in the Cedar Valley. "Into the Jungle" is the company's fourth show at Oster Regent Theatre in downtown Cedar Falls. The show tells the story of fear, love, and acceptance.
10 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.
11 Are we set on 'easy'?
Mitchell--Anthony Patrick (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 109:23, p.4
11/13/2012 Column asks the question: does the normal impact of easy games make us soft as consumers? Appreciate how hard things were many years ago. Every now and then we can all use a bit of perspective.
12 UNI hosts exchange student reception
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:13, p.2
10/9/2012 Students sing at the exchange student reception hosted by International Programs; photo.
13 Cedar Valley has a lot of good things to offer on one plate: Rudy's and more
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:11, p.4
10/2/2012 Review of Rudy's Taco's and Lava Lounge in Waterloo owned by Barry Eastman. Several area businesses mentioned; Beer Hall and Guerilla Brewing. Plans for a new store to Main St.
14 Tyga concert turns GBPAC into jungle
Firman--Tehrene Victoria (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:44, p.7
3/23/2012 Rapper Tyga performed in concert. Students rushed the stage area, stood on chairs, and perched upon the shoulders of willing participants.
15 Panther Portrait
Phillips--Whitney Lea (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:33, p.6
2/3/2012 Ricardo Rapoport performed in Davis Hall; photo.
16 Rosenbush's performance a somber reflection on hope and love
Stewart--Jacob K. (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 108:33, p.6
2/3/2012 Ben Rosenbush performed at the Coffeehouse Concert Series. Normally he travels with a full band, but this evening was spent performing by himself on his acoustic guitar.
17 T-Pain hip-hoops to McElroy Auditorium
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:33, p.6
2/3/2012 Five groups will join T-Pain in concert
18 Mr. Mali entertains and inspires
Braumann--Kari Sue (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 108:29, p.7
1/20/2012 Taylor Mali, a former teacher, spoke to nearly six hundred students in Lang Hall. He is a slam poet, but his presentation is punctuated with witty jabs and peppered with the occasional colorful word. He was well received; photo.
19 Sissy Allen gives final performance at Oster Regent
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:29, p.6
1/20/2012 Nonprofit group, now associated with NISG, donates funds from the last session of "Sissy's Sircus" to the Oster Theatre; photo.
20 Broken Lizard Comedy Group comes to Jokers
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:24, p.6
11/18/2011 Finale of fall tour brings group to the Cedar Valley. Two of the members were creators of the "Super Troopers". The show is billed as fun, rowdy, and one that college students would like.
21 Local band Grinning Match opens for Love Out Loud
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:24, p.8
11/18/2011 Minneapolis band performs in the Cedar Valley for the first time; photo.
22 'Rocky Horror Picture Show'
Terry--Elissa Danielle (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:20, p.8
11/4/2011 The audience made the evening. Girls and boys dressed in fishnets, red corsets, Spanx, high heels, and lots of make up were everywhere. The turnout was larger than expected.
23 Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real visit GBPAC
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:19, p.6
11/1/2011 Lukas Nelson, son of Willie Nelson, performed at Gallagher-Bluedorn; photo.
24 Bald trio paints the town blue
Darst--Randy
Northern Iowan 108:4, p.5
9/9/2011 The Blue Man Group concerts were well received. The shows were interactive with the audience; involving large balls, toilet paper, humor, and music; photo.
25 Greatest athletes in the world coming to the McLeod Center
Friederich--Ryan Leo (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:48, p.9
4/8/2011 World Wrestling Entertainment will be bringing SMACKDOWN to the McLeod Center; photo.
26 Best of Cedar Falls
Krob--Nicholas Joseph (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:34, p.12
2/8/2011 Scratch Cupcakes, 4 Queens Dairy Cream, Gravy's Diner, Mulligan's, Pablo's, Hearst Center for the Arts, and the Wild Hair Salon named favorite Cedar Valley establishments.
27 Comedian Tom Green to perform at Joker's Comedy Night Club
Tegeler--Cassie L. (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:32, p.3
2/1/2011 Interview with MTV comedian prior to his appearance in Cedar Falls; photo.
28 Circus coming to town
Donovan--Maggie Mary (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:27, p.5
12/10/2010 The second installment of Sissy's Sircus to be presented at the Oster Regent Theater. The show is full length burlesque that is sure to please the audience; photo.
29 MTV's 'Jersey Shore'
Mitchell--Anthony Patrick (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:16, p.10
10/22/2010 Commentary on the present state of television entertainment or lack there of; photo.
30 Swagger + sports = real entertainment
Friederich--Ryan Leo (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:13, p.9
10/12/2010 Believes that trash talking and swagger of some athletes are making sports more entertaining for many people in the stands; photo.
31 In defense of Bieber Fever
Mitchell--Anthony Patrick (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:10, p.9
10/1/2010 Justin Bieber's popularity reminds us how quickly we forget other popular musical entertainers.
32 Jay Sean to appear live in concert at UNI
Northern Iowan 106:44, p.1
3/26/2010 British and Asian singer schedules concert in the West Gymnasium for April 23. Down with Webster, an eight piece band from Toronto, will be the opening act.
33 Kill, save or free "Willy"
Gitchell--Erin Elizabeth (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:43, p.3
3/12/2010 The death of a trainer of a "killer whale" at SeaWorld has sparked discussion on whether these animals should be on display; photo.
34 College athletes sue NCAA for profiting off of athletes' names, images
Jorgensen--Dru (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:39, p.1
2/26/2010 Ed O'Bannon and Sam Keller, former college athletes, are challenging the NCAA concerning the use of images used in sports games by EA Sports. The NCAA has responded that no such use has occurred. This will be decided in a court of law.
35 Panther Portraits
De La Cruz--Evelyn (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:36, p.2
2/16/2010 Students participate in "Stuff a Bear" activity in the Union; photo.
36 Cup of Joe to host Unknown Component
Schreck--Anna E. (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:32, p.6
2/2/2010 Band member Keith Lynch talks about the band.
37 Local band trades in textbooks for drumsticks and guitars
Kintzel--Scott Elliott (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 2008:30, p.6
1/26/2010 Jason Parks and Walt Goodknight, along with three other band mates have formed Fitzgerald. Their first album debuted in December. They will be playing in Iowa City on January 30; photo.
38 Midnight ramblings in Sin City
Krueger--Jeffrey Allen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 2008:28, p.5
1/15/2010 Memories of a trip to Las Vegas.
39 Big night for the birthday boy
Baumgard--Molly Marie (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:50, p.5
4/17/2009 Acoustic guitarist Damon Dotson will perform at the Hub in Cedar Falls. Raised in Okoboji, Dotson has played with groups ranging from Eminem to The Black Crows; photo.
40 UNI's McLeod Center hosts "Thomas & Friends Live!"
Public Relations News Release 2008:384, p.1
3/6/2009 The musical adventure demonstrates the importance of friendship and cooperation, and children can dance and sing along with the engines, Sir Topham Hatt, and the townspeople of Sodor as they prepare for the big top event.
41 American Idol winner David Cook to play at UNI's Maucker Union
Northern Iowan 105:28, p.1
1/16/2009 The February 19th concert by David Cook announced. UNI students will have first chance to purchase tickets; photo.
42 Theatre offers simple beauty
Landhuis--Travis John (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:27, p.7
12/12/2008 Enjoyed local theater production; urges others to seek entertainment that is not mainstream.
43 Joan Jett coming to UNI
Heiple--Jonathon David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:15, p.11
10/21/2008 Halloween concert by rock legend Joan Jett set for Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center; photo.
44 MTV star visits Cedar Falls
Meyer--Patsy Ann (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:10, p.10
10/3/2008 Christopher "Big Black" Boykin from the hit show "Rob and Big" stops at Shags Nightclub. He was joined by Rashawn "Bam Bam" Davis, a regular on the show.
45 Different, but fun
O'Loughlin--Emily (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:2, p.8
9/5/2008 Medieval clothing, weapons, jewelry, and pottery are some of the items available from vendors. Performers of all kinds give shows throughout the day.
46 Panther Productions announces concert
Northern Iowan 105:2, p.1
9/5/2008 OneRepublic, Augustana, The Split Canvas , and The Hush Sound will perform November 7, 2008; photo.
47 Gallagher Bluedorn, your center for the arts
Northern Iowan 105:1, p.31
8/29/2008 The Millers will perform on Thursday, September 11, 2008, as the opening entertainment for the new season.; photo.
48 Lucid changes name
Kuster--Therese Catherine (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:1, p.10
8/29/2008 Trademark dispute forces bar to change name back to Shags.
49 Edgy new club Lucid to open Saturday
Morton--Jennie M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:54, p.9
5/2/2008 Lucid is a big city night club that has been Iowanized. Club will feature the newest music and trends; photo.
50 Where the heck is that?
Northern Iowan 104:54, p.sup 16
5/2/2008 Map of area businesses.

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