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Freshmen

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101 Getting oriented with your college
Public Relations News Release 1995:473, p.1
7/29/1996 Orientation is an important step to make incoming students comfortable with UNI.
102 Keeping college students from dropping out
Public Relations News Release 1995:473, p.1
7/29/1996 UNI's freshman dropout rate is about 10% below the national average.
103 Phi Eta Sigma officers named at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1995:431, p.1
6/14/1996 The officers for the Phi Eta Sigma chapter have been named for the 1996-1997 school year; list of new officers.
104 University of Northern Iowa freshman receive variety of scholarships
Public Relations News Release 1995:403, p.1
5/30/1996 Many incoming freshmen have been awarded several scholarships.
105 Just because you're a freshman doesn't mean you gotta go acting like one
Sporer--Stephen
Northern Iowan 92:1, p.11
8/25/1995 Offers tips to new students.
106 UNI freshmen smarter than ever this year
Northern Edition 3:1, p.3
1/18/1995 94% of UNI freshmen are in top half of high school classes; median ACT score for freshmen is 23.3.
107 '93 freshmen: the best and the brightest
Northern Iowa Today 77:2, p.23
1/1/1994 New students show higher high school rank and better ACT scores.
108 UNI freshmen set university record in student quality
Northern Iowan 90:28, p.2
12/7/1993 Ninety-five per cent of freshmen are from upper half of high school class; other statistics.
109 New freshman set academic record
Campus News Network 4:8, p.1
12/6/1993 95% of freshmen ranked in upper half of their high school graduating class; other characteristics given.
110 Iowa students meet the challenge
Anglum--Gerald (Public Relations Staff)
Northern Iowa Today 75:2, p.13
1/1/1992 UNI is enrolling students who are better prepared for college; administrators analyze trends.
111 The dreaded ACT
Honnold--Donavan
Northern Iowa Today 75:2, p.15
1/1/1992 Ways in which UNI uses ACT scores.
112 1,888 freshmen enroll for UNI fall classes during summer orientation
Public Relations News Release 1990:693, p.1
8/8/1991 UNI holds summer orientation for incoming freshman students. Students listed.
113 "College Survival Skills" workshop set for June 11 at University of Northern Iowa Center for Urban Education
Public Relations News Release 1990:602, p.1
5/30/1991 UNI will offer workshop for incoming freshman.
114 Fresh out of high school, athletes making an impact on college sports
DePew--Rachele
Northern Iowan 87:53, p.11
4/19/1991 Discusses the lifestyle of freshman athletes and the impact they can have on athletic teams.
115 UNI memorandum tells all; who is the average freshman?
Newton--James
Northern Iowan 87:41, p.11
2/26/1991 Report on demographic study of freshman class.
116 1,958 freshmen attended U.N.I. Summer orientation
Public Relations News Release 1990:54, p.1
9/13/1990 Freshman class announced for the fall 1990 semester. List of students
117 College freshman recognizable
Havlik--Carey A. (Class of 1993)
Northern Iowan 87:1, p.15
8/31/1990 Freshmen can be identified by the way they walk to class, choose their drinking glasses, prepare for classes, lose their keys, and fill too much space in their dorm rooms.
118 Hangin' with Heather
Nolan--Heather
Northern Iowan 87:1, p.17
8/31/1990 Senior comments on experiencing homesickness her first semester at UNI.
119 Frosh key to Panthers' success
Graham--Patricia (Class of 1950)
Northern Iowan 86:8, p.15
9/29/1989 Freshman softball players contribute much to team success; photo.
120 Get Funky
Funcke--Jill A. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 86:1, p.14
9/1/1989 Jill Funcke talks about her experiences as a freshman.
121 University of Northern Iowa students to "get on board" with world's largest checkers game as semester begins (Aug. 28.)
Public Relations News Release 1989:4, p.1
8/21/1989 Students will try to make their way into the Guinness Book of World Records by forming the world's largest human checkers game. It's a part of "Welcome '89." Schedule of events given.
122 1,806 new freshmen enroll for UNI fall classes during summer oreintation.
Public Relations News Release 1989:613, p.1
8/15/1989 List of students who will begin classes August 28.
123 Coaches place high standards on grades
Huffman--Elwin
Northern Iowan 85:53, p.16
4/21/1989 Discussion about the proposed ban to keep freshmen from participating in athletics if their level of academic achievement is low.
124 All Else Aside
Skuster--Bill
Northern Iowan 85:51, p.2
4/14/1989 A look at freshman eligibility for intercollegiate athletics.
125 Bowlsby: Frosh ban unnecessary at UNI
Huffman--Elwin
Northern Iowan 85:51, p.13
4/14/1989 Bob Bowlsby says preventing freshmen, with low academic performances, from playing and practicing is not needed.
126 Freshmen come to UNI better prepared
Arend--Elizabeth
Northern Iowan 85:14, p.6
10/14/1988 Quick look at effects of stricter admissions standards.
127 1,698 New freshmen enroll for UNI fall classes during summer orientation.
Public Relations News Release 1988:525, p.1
8/5/1988 List of new freshman who enrolled for fall classes.
128 New freshman program designed to help students in college career
Tietge--David J.
Northern Iowan 84:50, p.9
4/5/1988 Reginald Green talks about the new program that aims at determining and then providing for student needs.
129 Northern Iowa debaters open season with strong finish at Vanderbilt Tournament
Public Relations News Release 1987:65, p.1
10/5/1987 Four UNI debate teams are entered into the Vanderbilt University Early-Bird Tournament. One of Neil Phillips' freshman teams took second place in the competition, with individual competitors taking first, second, and third in the junior varsity division.
130 Campus size, atmosphere attract out-of-state students
DeHaven--Michelle
Northern Iowan 84:8, p.13
9/22/1987 Students tell what brought them to UNI.
131 Dorm life: home away from home
Kappmeyer--Brian
Northern Iowan 84:6, p.12
9/15/1987 Freshmen give their impressions of living in the dorm; photo.
132 Freshmen highlight UNI attractions
Guinn--Suzanne
Northern Iowan 84:6, p.12
9/15/1987 A look at why students choose to attend UNI.
133 Fulfilling social life for the under-aged
Kappmeyer--Brian
Northern Iowan 84:6, p.17
9/15/1987 Freshmen tell what they do for fun; photo.
134 Words of advice may help ease "humility' of being a freshman
Walker--Michael Edward (Class of 1991)
Northern Iowan 84:6, p.17
9/15/1987
135 1,626 new freshmen enroll for UNI fall classes during summer orientation
Public Relations News Release 1987:449, p.1
8/11/1987 Incoming freshmen register for fall classes during the Preview UNI orientation sessions in June and July. The new students spent two days on campus with their families to learn about campus facilities and services. Includes a list of incoming freshmen.
136 Semester to start soon, best time for college bound high school juniors, seniors to arrange campus visits
Public Relations News Release 1987:445, p.1
8/5/1987 Noreen Hermansen suggests high school students and incoming nontraditional students plan college tours as the new semester begins. Students should speak to a college admissions counselors from several schools to make a solid decision.
137 Proposition 48 causes controversy
Hawes--Christine E. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 83:8, p.19
9/23/1986 Darrell Mudra and Sandra Williamson offer facts and opinions about the eligibility rule.
138 Initiation disapproval
Northern Iowan 83:3, p.2
9/5/1986 Feels that upperclassmen should help new students to fit in rather than stand out.
139 UNI freshmen lean toward conservatism
Wheeler--Rebecca (Class of 1987; English Faculty)
Northern Iowan 82:56, p.17
5/6/1986 Quick comparison of UNI freshmen with the results of a national survey.
140 Sex roles not supported by freshmen
Bingham--Elizabeth (Class of 1915)
Northern Iowan 82:55, p.7
5/2/1986 Freshmen react to recent survey; state beliefs on appropriate roles for men and women.
141 Advisers help freshmen fit in
McKinlay--Michael John (Classes of 1986 and 1990;
Northern Iowan 82:17, p.16
11/1/1985 A look at the Peer Advising program.
142 Freshman views varied
Becket--Lisa
Northern Iowan 82:3, p.18
9/10/1985 Freshmen give their early impressions of college life.
143 Health programs
Northern Iowan 81:5, p.4
9/18/1984 Information about counseling sessions for incoming freshman to help them in getting used to college.
144 Freshmen discuss 1st week at UNI
Craig--Jessica
Northern Iowan 81:2, p.13
9/7/1984 Freshmen give their early impressions.
145 Freshman retreat
Northern Iowan 80:8, p.3
9/23/1983 Sponsored by St. Stephen Center.
146 Curris to new students: Prepare for life
Northern Iowan 80:6, p.1
9/16/1983 Extensive excerpts from speech to freshmen; photo.
147 President Curris's convocation
Northern Iowan 80:3, p.8
9/2/1983 President Curris will speak to freshmen.
148 Preps pleased
UNI Century 11:4, p.7
9/1/1983 Survey shows freshmen are satisfied with education and facilities.
149 Survey reveals freshmen attitudes
UNI Century 11:4, p.2
9/1/1983 Results of new student survey.
150 Kelso polls freshman opinions
Northern Iowan 80:1, p.6
8/26/1983 Paul Kelso talks about the results of his freshmen survey.

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