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Family Weekend

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1 The campus choir with 130-year heritage
Kargarzadeh--Fatemeh (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:18, p.04
10/27/2022 The Cecilians performed during family weekend at UNI and they will perform again in the Great Hall in Gallagher Bluedorn. Fatemeh Kargarzadeh speaks with the conductor of the Cecilians, John Wiles for more details on the group and their performances; photo.
2 DigUNI showcases archaeology program with campus excavation
Schafbuch--Aubrey (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:16, p.04
10/20/2022 For Family Weekend, DigUNI is hosting an open house for anyone to come and experience an excavation site firsthand. Aubrey Schafbuch interviews Donald Gaff who shares the benefits of having events like this and invites everyone to join; photo.
3 Panther families celebrate Family Weekend
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:16, p.04
10/20/2022 Caroline Christensen gives details of the upcoming festivities occurring during Family Weekend and also interviews Assistant Vice President & Dean of Students Allyson Rafanello; photo.
4 Panther Preview
Northern Iowan Staff
Northern Iowan 119:15, p.04
10/17/2022 A timeline of events happening on campus next week. Some of the events include Majors in Minutes, a UNI women's soccer game, and Family Weekend.
5 Family weekend returns
Tournier--Tehya (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 118:13, p.1
10/11/2021 Family Weekend is back, as COVID-19 did not allow for one last year. There are many activities for students and parents; photo.
6 Panthers drop Bulldogs in 3 sets
Hansen--Patrick (Student--2018), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:15, p.01
10/21/2019 UNI volleyball team beat the Drake Bulldogs in 3 sets. The win extended UNI's win streak over Drake to 46 consecutive games dating back to 1997; photo.
7 UNI hosts Family Weekend 2019
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:15, p.05
10/21/2019 UNI Family Weekend 2019 took place from October 18th to the 20th, with an opening reception held on Saturday morning; photo.
8 Panthers fall at North Dakota State
Potter--Jacob (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:13, p.01
10/14/2019 UNI football team, lost to North Dakota State, 46-14. The loss put UNI at 3-3 record this season, and 1-1 in the Missouri Valley Conference play.
9 Fun activities planned for UNI's Family Weekend
Public Relations News Release 2014:84, p.1
10/14/2014 UNI will host events and activities for students, parents, and family members of all ages during Family Weekend, October 17 through October 19. Multiple activities are taking place over the span of the weekend.
10 Students and families gather for Panther-filled weekend
Gibbs--Hannah Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:3, p.1
9/6/2013 Family Weekend will include a variety of events for all ages. Students and their families can attend the soccer and football games. There will also be other events including a tailgate, juggling performance, and magic shows; photo.
11 Fun family events planned for UNI's annual Family Weekend
Public Relations News Release 2013:31, p.1
9/3/2013 There will be a variety of events to attend for Family Weekend. This includes sporting events, a tailgate at Rialto Dining Center, juggling performance, and so much more.
12 Board set to review student service fees
Aune--Jordan Lee (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:52, p.1
4/26/2013 The Board of Regents had their annual vote regarding changes to student service fees. Former NISG president, Jordan Bancroft-Smithe plans on publishing the allocations of these funds in the near future so students can be aware of the process.
13 Family Weekend offers various activities
Hausler--Jonathan Wesley (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:11, p.1
10/2/2012 Eric Vander Schaaf was the winner and Bennett Becicka was the runner up in the National Elevator Pitch competition. Men's Glee Club provided entertainment during the Family Feast Tailgate. President Allen and TC made special appearance.
14 Panther family and friends to converge on campus for Family Weekend
Hausler--Jonathan Wesley (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:10, p.4
9/28/2012 Numerous departments and organizations will host events and entertain students and their families during Family Weekend.
15 UNI hosts No. 1-ranked NDSU for Family Weekend
Eilers--Bradley David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 109:10, p.6
9/28/2012 UNI plays North Dakota State University during Family Weekend. A win is needed to advance to the football championship subdivision play-offs.
16 WANTED: Loud and enthusiastic Panther fans
Eilers--Bradley David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 109:10, p.3
9/28/2012 UNI-Dome is one of the most intimidating football stadiums in the football championship subdivision. A loud and hostile environment could bring on a win for Panthers.
17 Fun family activities planned for UNI's Family Weekend
Public Relations News Release 2012:77, p.1
9/24/2012 UNI will host events for families and students during Family Weekend 2012. Football game, volleyball game, tailgating, juggling show, and Botanical Center tours are available along with magic show and John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial competition.
18 Stop living in a suitcase
Eilers--Bradley David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:3, p.4
9/2/2011 Students urged to stay on campus during the weekends. It is much easier to make friends and gain from the total university experience.
19 UNI I am Experiencing the UNIverse
Palen--Delaney Sue (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:2, p.11
8/30/2011 Siobahn Morgan shares the universe with students; taking them to the observatory on the roof of McCollum Science Hall on Thursday evenings. In the winter they meet in the planetarium in Latham Hall; photo.
20 Panther Portraits
Brown--Michael Franklin (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:11, p.5
10/5/2010 Scenes from Family Weekend. Tailgating, cook outs, classroom tours, and pep rallies shown; photo.
21 UNI gears up for Family Weekend activities, events
Wheeler--Julie Rae (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:10, p.4
10/1/2010 Oktoberfest activities, volleyball, the Orchesis and International Dance Theatre performance, Hillside Observatory, and the Panther football game are highlights of Family Weekend; photo.
22 UNI to host Family Weekend
Public Relations News Release 2010:74, p.1
9/29/2010 On October 2, various programs, academic colleges, and departments will host activities, open houses, and special tours for students and their families. The Family Feast Tailgate will be held at the plaza outside Maucker Union.
23 UNI Dance Companies to Present Family Weekend Concerts
Public Relations News Release 2009:85, p.1
9/28/2009 Orchesis is one of the oldest student groups on the campus, having been organized during the 1926-1927 academic year. International Dance Theatre is the performing group of the Folk and Ballroom Dancers, which was founded in 1957. Students listed.
24 UNI Museums will host Family Fun Day, Sept. 19
Public Relations News Release 2009:38, p.1
9/9/2009 In cooperation with The Cat Chow Project, participants will create cat masks with New York artist Cat Chow, explore the museum with a scavenger hunt, touch real fur and view photographs from the current exhibit, "Images of the Irreplaceable Wild."
25 UNI Parent Association board held meeting during Family Weekend
Public Relations News Release 2008:185, p.1
10/28/2008 Members and leaders were updated on university happenings and highlights. Parents toured the ITTC, as well as the newly renovated Gilchrist Hall. UNIPA functions in an advisory role to the administration, faculty, and staff.
26 UNI dancers head to Canada to perform at North America's largest Oktoberfest
Public Relations News Release 2008:116, p.1
10/3/2008 The International Dance Theatre will travel to Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, to perform during Thanksgiving weekend. It is the largest Oktoberfest celebration in North America, and this year is celebrating its 40th anniversary.
27 Panthers roll over Jackrabbits
Blumberg--Matthew L. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 105:7, p.11
9/23/2008 Football team defeats South Dakota State, 34-20; photo.
28 Welcome families!
Northern Iowan 105:6, p.1
9/19/2008 Schedule of events for Family Weekend; photo.
29 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.
30 Home and college life meld together for Family Weekend
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:18, p.1
10/26/2007 Schedule of activities for Family Weekend; photo.
31 Family Weekend sees huge success on campus
Dahlke--Lisa Renae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:8, p.1
9/22/2006 Tailgating, academic department open houses, tours of the President's House, McLeod Center, KUNI, and the Innovative Teaching Technology Building highlighted family weekend; photo.
32 Purring with Panther pride
Randall--Whitney Rae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:8, p.5
9/22/2006 Students urged to stay on campus during the weekend, attend sports activities, join clubs, and support the Panthers and UNI.
33 UNI Parent Association board to meet during Family Weekend
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
9/12/2006 The University of Northern Iowa Parent Association will meet Saturday, September 16. Board members listed.
34 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
9/11/2006 UNI Family Weekend begins Friday, September 15.
35 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
9/11/2006 "Friends and Family Weekend Dance Concert" will be presented by the International Dance Theatre, Orchesis Dance Company, and UNI Repertory Dance Theatre September 15 and 17.
36 Non-trad family wins 2005 Family of the Year
Weiskircher--Heidi B. (Classes of 2005 and 2006)
Northern Iowan 102:19, p.1
11/1/2005 The Even family from Gilbertville is Family of the Year.
37 Friday, Oct. 28 - Sunday, Oct. 30
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.2
10/24/2005 Family weekend will extend a number of events to the public.
38 Even family named University of Northern Iowa 2005 Family of the year
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
10/21/2005 The Even family will be awarded Family of the Year during family weekend; The Even family consists of parents Eugene and Paula, and children Chris, Wes, Russ, Amanda, and Matt.
39 UNI's performing dance companies to present free concert
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
10/21/2005 Orchesis Dance Company and International Dance Theatre will present Family Weekend Dance Concerts.
40 2004 Family of the Year: the Webers
Northern Iowan 101:7, p.12
9/21/2004 The Weber family of Clive, Iowa, recognized as 2004 Family of the Year at the Family Weekend tailgate event and at halftime of the UNI-Steven F. Austin football game; photo.
41 Gross misrepresentation of sports fans by columnist
Oyer--Christina (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:6, p.8
9/17/2004 Women from UNI athletic poster refute claims of alleged drunkenness at a UNI football game by Matt Musgrave and demand a public apology.
42 Untitled
Northern Iowan 101:6, p.13
9/17/2004 International Dance Theater and Orchesis Dance Company to perform during Family Weekend.
43 Drunken fans not a positive family image
Musgrave--Matt (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:5, p.7
9/14/2004 Believes drinking and Family Weekend events should not go hand in hand.
44 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.
45 UNI to host Family Weekend Sept. 17-19 (corrected release)
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
9/14/2004 Events throughout the weekend include a volleyball tournament, brunch, Panther Style Show, free root beer floats, tailgating, and presentation of the family of the year.
46 Friday, Sept. 17
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
9/13/2004 Family Weekend celebration.
47 Sunday, Sept. 19
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
9/13/2004 Presentation about teaching in Amish schools.
48 UNI's performing dance companies to present free concert
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
9/13/2004 International Dance Theatre and Orchesis Dance Company will perform for Family Weekend.
49 Family Weekend 2004
Northern Iowa Today 88:2, p.14
9/1/2004 Schedule of activities; photo.
50 University Book & Supply presents scholarships to UNI students
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
10/13/2003 Scholarship money based on percentage of sales during Family Weekend.


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