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1 International students and culture shock
Watson--Patrice (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:16, p.05
10/20/2022 Guest columnist Patrice Watson interviews various UNI international students about the culture shocks they have experienced on campus. Some of the common culture shocks the students have experienced is smiling and making eye contact when passing people, the difference in clothing styles, and the more informal classes; photo.
2 The best comfort food in Cedar Falls
Coloff--Sydney (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:32, p.1
2/7/2022 There are many places to visit in Cedar Falls when you need comfort food; photo.
3 UNI Rolls out Everything Bagels
Weber--Colby (Student--2018), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:41, p.05
1/23/2020 A new Bagel concept is coming to Chat's and Biscotti's as well as UNI Catering. Janet Despand says dining services are always trying to give quality and change things up; photo.
4 Dorm-friendly Thanksgiving recipes
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:24, p.05
11/21/2019 The Northern Iowan came together and put out three of their favorite holiday recipes. The best part was that each dish could easily be made in the dorms with no cooking appliances necessary. The recipes were Pumpkin Parfaits, Cranberry Feta Pinwheels, No-Bake Ginger Cookies. and Spinach Artichoke Dip.
5 EatStreet launches in Cedar Valley
Weber--Colby (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:44, p.01
6 UNI switched from Pepsi to Coke
Duax--Amelia (Student--2017), Anderson--Kati (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:2, p.01
8/27/2018 Amelia Duax reports on UNI's campus wide switch from Pepsi to Coke products. There are mixed feelings about the change; photo.
7 Packing Meals from the Heartland on campus
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 114:45, p.04
3/26/2018 Meals from the Heartland hosted a food packaging event organized by the Office of Community Engagement, National Association of College and University Residence Hall Honorary, and UNI Residence Hall Association.
8 Greenhouse Kitchen comes to the Hill
Hauer--Sydney (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:43, p.01
3/8/2018 Greenhouse Kitchen is a new restaurant that is opening on College Hill. They serve burritos, wraps, salads and grain bowls with many dietary options. Much of the ingredients will be provided locally; photos.
9 Restaurants delivered to students
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017), Davis--Kirby (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:30, p.04
1/22/2018 UNI alumna students Jacob Beyer and Russel Karim started the company Cedar Valley Food Runner. Those using their company can get food delivered from various Cedar Valley area businesses that don't normally deliver; photo.
10 UNI gets a "Taste of Culture"
Smith--Monique (Student--2017), Thies-Jackson--Brittany (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:24, p.04
11/16/2017 The Taste of Culture event celebrates International Education Week and all of the international students at UNI. At the event, there was food samples form all over the world as well as students educating the public about their culture and countries; photo.
11 "My Black is Beautiful" week
Smith--Monique (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:19, p.04
10/30/2017 The Black Student Union (BSU) is hosting "My Black is Beautiful Week" to celebrate and acknowledge African American students at UNI. The week will have a variety of events or activities such as speakers, a movie night, games, and food; photo.
12 LTE: Microwave shortage
Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:15, p.03
10/16/2017 In a letter to the editor, an anonymous person calls for more microwaves at UNI; photo.
13 The La Calle story
Hauer--Sydney (Student--2017), Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 114:15, p.01
10/16/2017 Redgie Blanco, owner of La Calle Latin American Cuisine, closed his restaurant on College Hill and opened a food truck and pop-up shops around Cedar Falls; photo.
14 Panther Portraits: Homecoming picnic Campanile Plaza
Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:12, p.04
10/5/2017 Photos of the UNI Homecoming Picnic; photo.
15 Homecoming Week brings fun, food, friends
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:11, p.02
10/2/2017 UNI's annual Homecoming Week will feature many activities such as the Homecoming Parade, Campaniling, Football, and much more. The theme this year is "Panthers Awaken"; photo.
16 Health and environmental benefits of veganism
Wolfe--Brenna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:10, p.03
9/28/2017 Columnist Wolfe discusses her thoughts on the benefits of vegetarian and vegan lifestyles; photo.
17 Eating healthy at the dining centers
Ortiz--Cristian (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:8, p.03
9/21/2017 Columnist Cristian Ortiz, discusses how to eat healthy in the dining centers; photo.
18 Mohair Pear's 7th annual Pear Fair
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017), Thies-Jackson--Brittany (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:7, p.01
9/18/2017 Mohair Pear is hosting their 7th annual Pear Fair festival on College Hill. At the event, there was art for sale, crafts, food, and music; photo.
19 The new Campy Neil inspired by friendship
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:4, p.04
9/7/2017 Maucker Union's Erbert and Gerbert's (E&G) will be getting a new sandwich called the Campy Neil; photo.
20 Dance Marathon pancake breakfast
Northern Iowan 112:14, p.11
10/15/2015 Dance Marathon is holding a pancake breakfast; photo.
21 Free food on Friday
Turnis--Kayleen Marie (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:10, p.2
10/1/2015 The Center for Multicultural Education and the International Student and Scholars Office are teaming up to host the first annual Ethnic Food Celebration.
22 Fresh food and friendly faces
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:5, p.5
9/14/2015 Columnist Clinton Olsasky suggests that students check out the College Hill Farmers Market when looking for fresh local food close to campus.
23 Confessions of a soda addict
Gravert--Gabe (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:4, p.3
9/10/2015 Gabe Gravert shares his struggle with a "soda addiction"; photo.
24 UNI Harvest Festival gives back to community
Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 112:2, p.5
8/31/2015 UNI held its third annual Harvest Festival, where students and faculty ate food and celebrated the hard work put in by the UNI community during gardening season.
25 Erbert & Gerbert's newest addition to Union dining
Jamtgaard--Katherine A (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 112:1, p.8
8/27/2015 The Maucker Union has introduced a new dining area called Erbert & Gerbert's; will feature sandwiches in a bistro ambiance; photo.
26 Cedar Valley Local Food Fair returns to Waterloo
Public Relations News Release 2014:193, p.1
3/2/2015 The food fair will take place on March 14, at the Waterloo Center for the Arts. The event is free and open to the public, and you can also receive a dollar-off voucher to visit the Phelps Youth Pavilion in Waterloo.
27 Charitable Chili
Hillyer--Dylan (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:16, p.6
10/23/2014 UNI 4 Kids is hosting a chili cook-off in order to raise money for charity.
28 Caribou is calling all coffee-lovers
Shultz--Makaela (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:4, p.1
9/11/2014 Caribou Coffee has officially started brewing in Cedar Falls on University Avenue; photo.
29 Keeping it fresh on the hill
Wolfe--Parker Joseph (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:3, p.4
9/8/2014 Students are able to get fresh produce from the hill each Thursday at the farmers market; photo.
30 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.
31 Food Network star Amy Thielen to demonstrate cooking during UNI visit
Public Relations News Release 2014:21, p.1
8/25/2014 Amy Thielen will visit UNI September 4 and 5. Thielen will conduct food demonstrations at the Harvest Festival and talk about her journey from Midwest to New York and back during an evening presentation.
32 Check out what's new at the dining centers
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:55, p.supp. 19
5/1/2014 Gives the new features offered by both dining centers; photo.
33 Grab a bite to eat in the Cedar Valley
Northern Iowan 110:55, p.supp. 19
5/1/2014 Gives different places to eat that are located in and around Cedar Falls.
34 New businesses grace Cedar Valley
Prigeon--Correy Travis (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:55, p.supp. 10
5/1/2014 Features new businesses located around Cedar Falls.
35 PepperJax Grill coming soon
Ruggles--Jacinda Rose (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:51, p.1
4/17/2014 PepperJax Grill will be coming to Cedar Falls. PepperJax Grill is a fast-casual restaurant that will be located in the College Square area. They are looking to target the college population of Cedar Falls; photo.
36 Bunny cream cheese ball dish
Northern Iowan 110:49, p.6
4/10/2014 Gives the recipes for two different cheese ball dishes.
37 Dancing la noche away at Latino Ball
Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:48, p.1
4/7/2014 The Hispanic Latino Student Union hosted their 14th annual Latino Ball. Students spent the night immersed in Latino culture. There was a dinner serving traditional Hispanic cuisine with a dance following the meal; photo.
38 The vegetarian bandwagon
Hebbeln--Laura Katherine (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:47, p.4
4/3/2014 Speaks of the benefits and detriments of a vegetarian diet.
39 St. Paddy's Day snack
Ruggles--Jacinda Rose (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:44, p.5
3/13/2014 Gives a recipe for an easy-to-make green popcorn snack for St. Patrick's Day.
40 A healthy taste of the world
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:43, p.4
3/10/2014 The International Student Association put on an event featuring healthy food from various countries. The event was to help students to realize the many different countries represented on campus and to experience a part of their culture; photo.
41 UNI to host panel discussion on food myths
Public Relations News Release 2013:199, p.1
3/10/2014 UNI's Reaching for Higher Ground committee will present the panel discussion "Paper or Plastic & Other Food Myths". The panel will discuss food myths as well as how to be more sustainable. The event is free and open to the public.
42 UNI Center for Energy and Environmental Education to host Cedar Valley Local Food Fair
Public Relations News Release 2013:196, p.1
3/4/2014 UNI's Center for Energy and Environmental Education will help host the Cedar Valley Local Food Fair. The Fair will be held at the Grout Museum District in Waterloo. There will be several exhibitions and booths for visitors to learn about local food.
43 UNI film series to explore why 'Food Matters'
Public Relations News Release 2013:194, p.1
3/3/2014 UNI's film series "Food Matters: Individuals Choices ... Community Concerns" will feature the films "King Corn" and "The Garden". The screenings are free and open to the public.
44 UNI to host event on feeding Black Hawk County
Public Relations News Release 2013:190, p.1
2/25/2014 UNI's Center for Energy and Environmental Education will host "Feeding Black Hawk County Region". The event is for community leaders and will discuss local food and the economic and health impacts of it.
45 DIY: at home in the dorms
Ruggles--Jacinda Rose (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:39, p.5
2/24/2014 The author gives step-by-step instructions on how to make an ironing board out of a TV tray. She also give a recipe for microwave chips; photo.
46 UNI to host filmmaker and co-founder of FoodCorps
Public Relations News Release 2013:172, p.1
2/11/2014 Curt Ellis, award-winning documentary filmmaker, will be speaking at UNI about his nonprofit to help prevent childhood obesity. There will be a showing of his film "King Korn" with a discussion to follow.
47 Take some time to thank a farmer
Beard--Renae (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:35, p.3
2/10/2014 Says everyone should take the time to thank farmers for all that they do. They feed this nation. Iowa is one of the most prominent contributors to agriculture in the United States. We should be thankful for that.
48 Planning a lovely surprise
Ruggles--Jacinda Rose (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:32, p.4
1/30/2014 There are several simple crafts or desserts that you can make to surprise someone on Valentine's Day. This article gives step by step directions for a heart-shaped envelope, Valentine's Day cards, and cheesecake-filled strawberries; photo.
49 Soup's on: UNI dining centers release favorite recipes
Ruggles--Jacinda Rose (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:28, p.4
1/16/2014 UNI's first ever cookbook is now for sale. "Best Bites" features 178 recipes of foods served in the dining centers. This cookbook is available at 23rd Street Market, Biscotti's, and Piazza, photo.
50 UNI Dining Services releases 'Best Bites' cookbook
Public Relations News Release 2013:145, p.1
12/13/2013 UNI's Dining Services recently released the cookbook "Best Bites". The cookbook features 178 of UNI's most requested recipes. The cookbook costs $12.50 and can be purchased on campus.


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