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1 The fall of UNI fraternities and sororities
Murphy--Kate (Student--2022), Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 119:31, p.05
1/26/2023 Kate Murphy writes about the decreasing numbers of students enrolling in UNI which in turn is causing fraternity and sororities to struggle finding recruitment. Starting Spring 2023, the fraternity Pi Kappa Alpha is shutting down permanently due to the lack of new members; photo.
2 FSL kicks off annual 'Greek Week'
Witherow--Anthony (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:45, p.05
3/29/2021 The members of the Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) community will kick off their annual Greek Week March 29-April 2. Each day will consist of different activities that represent the four community pillars of scholarship, friendship, leadership, and service; photo.
3 The misconceptions of Greek life
Horning--Colin (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 116:4, p.03
9/12/2019 Writer Colin Horning was an Opinion Writer and he wrote about his experience and the misconceptions that surround Greek life. He himself was a current member of the Greek fraternity, Sigma Phi Epsilon as of the article's publication in 2019.
4 A Greek tradition reignited
Madden--Jacob (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 114:7, p.01
9/18/2017 Latin fraternity Lambda Theta Phi comes to UNI. This fraternity is geared for Latin or multicultural individuals. According to one member, the fraternity focuses on advocating for minority communities; photo.
5 Sororities flourish; fraternities plateau
Nardini--Danielle (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:18, p.2
10/29/2015 While UNI sororities have doubled in size, fraternities have remained at the same for the past five years; members speculate that the respective recruitment methods may be responsible for the differences; photo.
6 Bringing sexual assault into the light
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:52, p.4
4/21/2014 April is Sexual Assault Awareness month. Sigma Phi Epsilon has put on several events to speak out against sexual assault. They think men are more willing to listen to other men to help bring awareness and prevent sexual assault; photo.
7 Men in high heels: students walk to promote sexual consent
Baldus--Rachel (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:50, p.1
4/14/2014 The men of UNI walked around campus in red high heels to spread awareness of rape, gender violence, and sexual assault. The sixth annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event was hosted by UNI fraternities for Greek Week; photo.
8 Greek chapter of the week
Northern Iowan 110:44, p.4
3/13/2014 The Greek chapter of the week is Pi Kappa Alpha. PIKE is dedicated to developing men of integrity, intellect, and high moral character.
9 Greek chapter of the week: Sigma Alpha Epsilon
Shultz--Jacob (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:40, p.4
2/27/2014 The fraternity Sigma Alpha Epsilon is recognized for being involved in the community. Their philanthropic events on campus every semester are one of the many great things about the fraternity.
10 Fraternity and sorority life Dean's List Fall 2013
Northern Iowan 110:34, p.5
2/6/2014 A list of all of the fraternity and sorority members on the dean's list for Fall 2013.
11 Fraternity & Sorority Life: University of Northern Iowa
Northern Iowan 110:12, p.5
10/8/2013 List of students and the corresponding Sororities that they joined.
12 SIAC changes to SIC
Afzal--Fariha (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:5, p.2
9/11/2012 Change eliminates confusion with the acronym. The Student Involvement Center covers fraternities, sororities, NISG, and leadership and service programming.
13 Greek rush week
Mcdaniel--Alexander Ryan (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:1, p.16
8/26/2011 Sororities have a formal four day rush period. Fraternities hold informal rush, which includes events for those interested in fraternal life. Leadership opportunities and friendships are positive elements of Greek life.
14 Greek life must challenge stereotypes
Haselhuhn--Adam J. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 107:14, p.8
10/15/2010 The Greek community at UNI contributed $45,000 to charities and performed more than five thousand hours of public service during the past year. Members must continue to publicize the good things done to combat stereotypes.
15 Panther Festival defies traditional parade norms
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:13, p.15
10/13/2009 A virtual parade will again highlight the Panther Festival. Booths from several student organizations, community vendors, inflatable games, food, and the UNI Spirit Squad and Marching Band will be featured at 23rd and College Streets.
16 Get involved, go Greek
Davidson--Nicole Jean (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 104:54, p.sup 8
5/2/2008 Joining sororities or fraternities helps students get involved and meet new friends.
17 Greek Profiles
Davidson--Nicole Jean (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 104:54, p.sup 18
5/2/2008 Presidents of two fraternities and one sorority are interviewed; photo.
18 There is an organization out there for everyone
Hawthorne--Morgan L. A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:29, p.2
1/25/2008 Considers the many types of campus student organizations; provides information on how to find a complete list of groups on campus; photo.
19 Greek life at UNI means building friendships
Ryan--Crystal L. (Class of 2006)
Northern Iowan 102:4, p.11
9/9/2005 Fraternities and sororities strive to bring students together to become friends and to improve the community through volunteer work; photo.
20 Positive view of Greek life offers editorial balance
Cheviron--Chase (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:52, p.9
4/19/2005 Provides praise to NI for shedding a positive light on UNI fraternities and sororities.
21 Bar owner says he's not to blame for shooting, lack of security
Steffen--Amie R. (Class of 2006)
Northern Iowan 101:34, p.1
2/4/2005 Kent Christensen, owner of 4th and Main, does not like the way his club has been portrayed in the media after the shooting incident.
22 UNI Greek community members inducted into national order
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
12/2/2003 Thirteen students inducted into National Order of Omega; inductees listed.
23 Confessions of an atypical 'frat boy'
Heggen--Joshua L. (Student--2001-2003)
Northern Iowan 100:25, p.5
11/25/2003 Blames MTV for skewed view of fraternities.
24 Sage-like advice for incoming freshmen
Northern Iowan 99:60, p.4
7/18/2003 Tips from experience for the inexperienced.
25 Pi Kappa Alpha house demolished
Szeszycki--Emily (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:58, p.1
6/28/2002 The fraternity had been in the house, built by the Arey family, since 1975; photo.
26 University of Northern Iowa fraternity and sorority delegates attend annual conference in Ohio
Public Relations News Release 1991:473, p.1
3/16/1992 UNI fraternities and sororities were well represented at Ohio conference. Attendees are listed.
27 Northern Iowa graduate named outstanding president for Sigma Aplha Epsilon.
Public Relations News Release 1988:110, p.1
10/19/1988 Russel Phelps, outstanding president. Recommened because of his overall participation in the Greek system, leadership, motivational skills. Phelps was a 1988 Lux Service Medallion Award finalist.
28 Interfraternity council regulates Greek parties
Northern Iowan 84:45, p.3
3/11/1988 IFC will require registration of parties.
29 University of Northern Iowa's Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity to host district convention Friday and Saturday (Feb. 19-20)
Public Relations News Release 1987:271, p.1
2/18/1988 Sigma Alpha Epsilon hosts the Province Tau Basketball Tournament and Convention. A business meeting and informal dance are held in addition to the tournament.
30 Greek Week activities planned at UNI April 14-19
Public Relations News Release 1986:353, p.1
4/8/1986 "On the Move" is the theme for the week; activities include an all-Greek study night in the library, a variety show, the traditional "Greek Sing," an awards banquet and dance, a service project and a Pig Roast and Olympics.
31 Greek alumni reunion planned at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1981:65, p.1
9/28/1981 Information on a Greek alumni reunion to be held over Homecoming after the parade.
32 UNI to join other Phi Delta Theta chapters in Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1981:41, p.1
9/16/1981 Approximately 50 alumni of the Phi Delta Theta international fraternity in the Cedar Falls-Waterloo area are looking to start a new chapter here at UNI, with assistance from the chapter at Iowa State.
33 Herzog gains top fraternity award for 1980
Lobsinger--Diane J. (Class of 1981)
Northern Iowan 76:56, p.6
5/9/1980 Larry Herzog was named 'Greek Man of the Year' by the UNI fraternities; photo.
34 NI "stoops to childish humor"
Northern Iowan 75:27, p.3
12/12/1978 Student believes that the Northern Iowan has taken the wrong stance on issues concerning the fraternities and football team.
35 Frat rush
Northern Iowan 73:30, p.5
1/18/1977 Schedule of events for this week.
36 Who needs a fraternity?
Northern Iowan 72:40, p.3
2/24/1976 James Arns speaks in favor of fraternities.
37 Public thanks to fraternities
Northern Iowan 72:10, p.3
10/3/1975 Fraternity men helped with community painting project.
38 Untitled
Northern Iowan 72:3, p.5
9/9/1975 Freddy Fratrat and Susie Sorority enjoy a cocktail.
39 Fraternity rush
Northern Iowan 70:29, p.7
2/1/1974 Announce open houses.
40 44 pledge frats
Northern Iowan 69:44, p.7
4/6/1973 List of pledges for spring semester.
41 72 pledge in '72
Northern Iowan 69:19, p.6
11/17/1972 List of fall 1972 fraternity pledges.
42 60 spring pledges; frats score
Northern Iowan 68:43, p.5
3/24/1972 List of pledges and their fraternities.
43 Sixty-six accept pledge invitations
Northern Iowan 68:21, p.6
12/3/1971 List of fraternity pledges.
44 66 Pledge UNI Frats This Fall
Public Relations News Release 1972:177, p.1
11/24/1971 According to Wayne L. Morris, 66 freshmen and upperclassmen has accepted invitations to pledge fraternities at UNI this fall; list of pledges.
45 Untitled
Northern Iowan 68:16, p.2
11/9/1971 Freshman student writes home; decides not to join a fraternity.
46 "Chase" to Perform at UNI Sept. 29
Public Relations News Release 1972:24, p.1
9/20/1971 The Beta Nu chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia is sponsoring the music group which will perform in the Men's Gym on Sept. 29.
47 63 Pledge UNI Frats This Spring
Public Relations News Release 1971:432, p.1
3/5/1971 Spring fraternity pledges; list
48 UNI Groups Spread Christmas Cheer
Public Relations News Release 1970:265, p.1
12/17/1970 UNI student sororities and fraternities help out those less fortunate for the holidays; activities and organizations involved
49 UNI Sororities and Fraternities Help Muscular Dystrophy Campagin
Public Relations News Release 1970:198, p.1
11/17/1970 People will have a chance to win a 1964 red Triumph Spitfire convertible by purchasing 25-recent chances. The money goes to help fight Muscular Dystrophy.
50 Fraternity pledges
Northern Iowan 67:12, p.8
10/27/1970 List of pledges, by fraternity.


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