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51 Thanksgiving in the dorms
Ruggles--Jacinda Rose (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:25, p.4
11/22/2013 Gives recipes for making a Thanksgiving meal in a microwave. Also gives decoration ideas.
52 DOR predicts cost increase: U.S. food production affects prices in Maucker
Rankin--Meghan Christine (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:22, p.1
11/12/2013 The Department of Residence predicts that prices will increase in response to U.S. food production. Dining services in Maucker Union are doing their best to provide students with the lowest prices possible while still generating enough income; photo.
53 Take a bite and appreciate the American farmer
McKone--Madison Elizabeth (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:22, p.3
11/12/2013 Author expresses the importance of the agricultural industry in the U.S. economy. She also talked about the hard work and dedication that it takes to be a farmer.
54 Students examine prices around campus
Nilles--Kellen Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:21, p.4
11/8/2013 Students believe that campus food prices are expensive compared to off campus stores. Carol Peterson, Director of Dining Services, says that they are doing everything they can to offer the lowest prices on food.
55 Student Voices
Cosgrove--Thaddeus Riley (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:19, p.1
11/1/2013 Students answered the question, "What are your thoughts about the new meal plan?"; photo.
56 McMillian gives food for thought
Prigeon--Correy Travis (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:15, p.1
10/18/2013 Tracie McMillan, author of "The American Way of Eating: Undercover at Wal-Mart, Applebee's, Farm Fields and the Dinner Table", spoke about American eating habits. Professor Weedman adapted the book into a play that was performed for McMillian; photo.
57 Food waste reduction workshop scheduled for Oct. 30
Public Relations News Release 2013:94, p.1
10/16/2013 The Iowa Waste Reduction center will be hosting a workshop to help educate people on ways to eliminate food waste from entering the landfill. There will be several speakers from the Iowa Waste Exchange as well as representatives from local businesses.
58 UNI to host lecture on social responsibility and hunger
Public Relations News Release 2013:87, p.1
10/10/2013 UNI will host Ronald Sider as part of the "Reaching for Higher Ground" series. Sider will lecture on "Social Responsibility and the Crisis of Hunger". The event is free and open to the public.
59 Strayer-Wood performance to analyze American eating
Gibbs--Hannah Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:12, p.4
10/8/2013 "American Way of Eating" is coming to the Strayer-Wood Theatre this fall. It is based on the book written by Tracie McMillian who went undercover to discover where American's food actually comes from. The cast consists of nine UNI students.
60 UNI lecture will explore "The American Way of Eating"
Public Relations News Release 2013:71, p.1
9/26/2013 Best-selling author, Tracie McMillan will be speaking on America's eating habits and food industry. There has been a shift in food choices towards convenience and cheaper products. The lecture will also explore the social and economic impacts of food.
61 Theatre UNI to present 'The American Way of Eating'
Public Relations News Release 2013:68, p.1
9/25/2013 UNI will present, "The American Way of Eating" in the Bertha Martin Theatre. The play was adapted form the best-selling book "The American Way of Eating", showing how American food is harvested and prepared.
62 UNI's Center for Energy and Environmental Education presents 'How Can We Feed the World'
Public Relations News Release 2013:67, p.1
9/25/2013 UNI will host Fred Kirschenmann to deliver a lecture entitled, "How Can We Feed the World?". Many people still suffer from malnourishment in this world. The lecture will address some possible causes and solutions to the problem.
63 Panther Plot produces Harvest Fest
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:6, p.1
9/17/2013 The Panther Plot welcomed students and community members to their Harvest Festival. The Panther Plot was created to help students to learn about where their food comes from. The food grown is given to the Dining Centers and local food bank; photo.
64 Film series rolls onto campus
Prigeon--Correy Travis (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:5, p.6
9/13/2013 The Reaching for Higher Ground program hosted a showing of the film "Food Matters". After the film a discussion was held over the importance of eating healthful foods.
65 UNI to host first Latino Fest
Public Relations News Release 2013:51, p.1
9/13/2013 UNI's Hispanic and Latino Student Union will be hosting a festival with authentic Latin American food and live music. This is a great way to welcome Latin American students and increase cultural awareness.
66 Local museum offers unique event series
Nilles--Kellen Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:4, p.4
9/10/2013 The Grout Museum will be celebrating National Drink Beer Day on September 28. They are also celebrating many other unique holidays and hosting trivia nights in hope of attacking a younger crowd to the museum.
67 Documentaries to be shown for UNI's Reaching for Higher Ground series
Public Relations News Release 2013:36, p.1
9/5/2013 UNI will be showing a number of documentaries as part of the Reaching for Higher Ground project theme "Food Matters". Anyone is welcome to attend these events.
68 Award-winning dietician to deliver intuitive eating lecture at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2013:29, p.1
8/30/2013 Evelyn Tribole will be speaking at UNI on the importance of eating habits. The lecture will focus on creating a healthy relationship with food and your body.
69 Stem-cells: It's what's for dinner
Cooling--Corey C. (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:2, p.5
8/30/2013 Researchers at Maastricht University have been able to produce a hamburger out of stem cells from a cow's stomach. This has the potential to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from livestock and ultimately help the environment.
70 UNI to host local food events
Public Relations News Release 2013:28, p.1
8/30/2013 UNI will be hosting several events for its "Food Matters" series. This will include an event where students visit local farms and learn more about local foods. The Panther Plot will also have a produce stand selling fruits and vegetables each week.
71 10. Grab a bite to eat in CF
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 11
5/3/2013 Advertises different restaurants in Cedar Falls.
72 The Blue Zones Project
Northern Iowa Today 95:3, p.14
5/1/2013 A look at the attempt to bring "healthy lifestyles" to the local area; Cedar Falls is a demonstration site; includes education about food and exercise; photo.
73 Grit 'n' Glam
Pope--David William (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:51, p.7
4/23/2013 Author gives readers a few tips on how to lose those extra pounds before summer.
74 Hansen's brings farm-fresh dairy to UNI dining
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:50, p.1
4/19/2013 Hansen's Dairy Farm is responsible for supplying dairy items for Chats and Prexy's in Maucker Union. Hansen's Dairy Farm is a family-owned business that is located in Hudson, Iowa; photo.
75 Going green is nothing new
Smith--Austin Burke (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:44, p.5
3/29/2013 The author says the green movement is not a recent concept. There are many ways to help the movement. Reduce, reuse, and recycle should be everyone's motto.
76 Pin Happy!
Merritt--Amanda Margaret (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:44, p.7
3/29/2013 Directions on how to make Easter Egg Jelly Bean Bark. The recipe can be found on the Pinteresrt website; photo.
77 Students voice concerns over changes in meal plans
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:44, p.1
3/29/2013 Meal plan options will change for the 2013-2014 academic year. Students will have six meal plan options. This will allow students to eat more small meals rather than eating a few large meals per day. This may prove to be more healthful.
78 World hunger comes to life
Phillips--Whitney Lea (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:42, p.1
3/12/2013 The Political Science Society held its second annual Oxfam Hunger Banquet. Attendees were given a card determining what their income level was. This also dictated the food they were served while at the banquet raising awareness of world hunger; photo.
79 J's: top notch location, quantity, price and ranch
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:39, p.6
3/1/2013 A look at J's Homestyle Restaurant located at 31st and Hudson Road; photo.
80 J's: Top notch location, quantity, price¿and ranch
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:39, p.6
81 Nurturing what's natural
McKone--Madison Elizabeth (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:37, p.3
2/22/2013 The author expresses support for the movement towards organic foods. The author also give tips on how to implement this into daily life.
82 Panther Plot to provide new opportunities to students
Eaton--Samantha Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:37, p.5
2/22/2013 Students have started a new organization entitled Panther Plot Student Garden. This will allow students to create and tend to a community garden here at UNI.
83 Pin Happy!
Merritt--Amanda Margaret (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:35, p.7
2/15/2013 Includes a recipe for Angel Food Pudding Dessert; photo.
84 Food allergies, intolerance on the rise at the university
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:34, p.1
2/12/2013 The number of UNI students with food allergies or intolerance has more than doubled in the past three years. Lisa Krausman talks with students to try and educate them to ensure safe consumption of food; photo.
85 This year, let's fatten up
Monnier--Beth Alice (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:31, p.3
2/1/2013 Author states all the pressure to be thin is not getting us any closer to health. Stop mentally beating yourself up, and fatten up on self-love. Giving yourself positive feedback will improve your self-esteem; photo.
86 UNI to launch Iowa's virtual food waste reduction center
Public Relations News Release 2012:147, p.1
12/14/2012 The Iowa Waste Reduction Center and UNI's Business and Community Services are launching a new food waste reduction project. The project seeks to provide new resources and information to the public on food waste.
87 DNI explores composting options to reduce food waste
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:27, p.1
12/7/2012 UNI considering composting options for dining centers on campus. Fresh Beginnings program works with Department of Residence to form plan for composting and recycling options. Input from residential dining and UNI students; photo.
88 Pin Happy!
Merritt--Amanda Margaret (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:25, p.6
11/30/2012 Ideas and instructions for making holiday gifts for friends and family. Recipe for chocolate chip cookies in a jar and snowman popcorn buddies.
89 Vegans are hungry for better meal options at UNI dining centers
Trotter--Garrett Lee (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:25, p.5
11/30/2012 Vegan student disappointed with the menu choices at UNI dining centers. Difficulties discussed of maintaining a balanced, healthful diet with current choices at the dining centers; photo.
90 UNI's CEEE partnering with FFI to bring healthy eating to NE Iowa schools
Hinzmann--Nicholas Allen (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:21, p.3
11/6/2012 UNI, Northeast Iowa Food and Fitness Program, and Luther College team up to promote healthy eating in Iowa schools. Students are given healthier options and education on making healthy choices.
91 Cedar Falls Blue Zones hosts UNI campus kickoff
Hausler--Jonathan Wesley (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:19, p.3
10/30/2012 Blue Zone Project is promoted on campus to foster healthy living and environments. Event offered information on getting involved and joining the project.
92 Science groups offer Halloween tricks and treats
Freese--Brian Paul (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:19, p.8
10/30/2012 Chemistry Club students and faculty host Halloween house for kids to come participate in science experiments; photo.
93 Pin Happy!
Merritt--Amanda Margaret (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:18, p.8
10/26/2012 Pumpkin carvings and homemade Butterfingers; photo.
94 Pin Happy!
Merritt--Amanda Margaret (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:14, p.7
10/12/2012 Recipes and instructions for homecoming-inspired crafts and recipes. Includes headband, Rice Krispies treats, fruit skewers, and Panther pride bows.
95 Unplug: an introduction to, and challenge in, self-sufficiency
Smith--Austin Burke (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:12, p.4
10/5/2012 Discusses the importance, practice, and steps to becoming involved with the self-sufficiency movement. Attitudes range from "going green,living a hippie lifestyle,extreme survivivalism", and "doomsday preparing", photo.
96 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.
97 Pin Happy!
Merritt--Amanda Margaret (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:10, p.5
9/28/2012 Healthy breakfast recipes: Banana Sushi and Smookies; photo.
98 Pear Fair brings local, handmade fun to the Hill
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:7, p.5
9/18/2012 Good music, free food, handmade clothes, jewelry, and art were available. The second annual event, sponsored by Mohair Pear, brought a different kind of craft fair to Cedar Falls.
99 Pin Happy!
Merritt--Amanda Margaret (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:6, p.8
9/14/2012 Recipes for funfetti cake batter buddies and lemon cupcakes; photo.
100 UNI hosts first farmer's market
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:6, p.6
9/14/2012 University of Northern Iowa Green Project sponsored the event. The purpose was to raise awareness of local foods and farmer's markets in the area.


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