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1 UNI celebrates National Transfer Student Week
Meyers--Trevor (Student-2021)
Northern Iowan 119:15, p.01
10/17/2022 Trevor Meyer interviews Olivia Umbaugh, a transfer coordinator, who explains the importance of advocating for transfer students and shares the resources that UNI's Transfer Center in Gilchrist Hall has to offer; photo.
2 Study Abroad Fair
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:6, p.05
9/19/2019 UNI held it's Study Abroad Fair in the Maucker Union Ballroom. Many booths were present highlighting capstone courses and semester opportunities around the world. Students had a chance to win a study abroad scholarship and to apply or renew their passports at the fair; photo.
3 What the buck?
Fisher--Nicholas Allen (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:27, p.02
12/10/2015 A counterfeit one-dollar bill was discovered by a student employee during a money drop-off from Maucker Union.
4 Rod Library issues student-oriented updates, adds outdoor book drop
Rankin--Meghan Christine (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:58, p.1
7/12/2013 Rod Library is making changes this summer, both inside and outside. A book drop box is in place near Gilchrist Hall. The Multi Service Center, and the Interlibrary Loan section will change places. Other changes discussed; photo.
5 Snowstorm spurs debate
Baker--Brandon Lee (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:32, p.1
2/5/2013 Students and faculty question the actions of UNI officials when classes were held after heavy snowfall. University Relations, Michael Hager, and Provost Gloria Gibson would not comment; photo.
6 Students need another campus ATM option
Northern Iowan 109:12, p.4
10/5/2012 First ATM appeared on campus in 1982; believes that there should be additional ATMs located on campus; Gilchrist Hall would be a convenient place for students.
7 UNI student loan indebtedness decreases by 7.6 percent
Campbell--Colby David (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:7, p.1
9/18/2012 Nationwide student debt is at its highest point ever. "Live like a student" program helps freshmen to learn about debt and to live within their means; photo.
8 Get squared away at Financial Aid
Braumann--Kari Sue (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 108:54, p.supp 9
4/27/2012 A college education is expensive. The folks in Financial Aid can help and are available to explain the many available programs; photo.
9 Zarifis retiring after 40 years at UNI
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:53, p.1
4/24/2012 Director of Public Safety David Zarifis has seen many changes in his job description. He is looking forward to new challenges and "doing what his wife says" in retirement; photo.
10 An alumnus' thoughts on UNI budget cuts
Hinton--Jon M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 108:41, p.4
3/2/2012 The thought that his university would have to cut costs brought a harsh reality to Jonathan Hinton. Many statistics are shared, including the doubling of tuition between 1997 and 2007 to make up for lack of funding from Des Moines.
11 Students need to check MyUNIverse to make sure everything is in order before registering for classes
Northern Iowan 106:20, p.2
11/6/2009 Any unpaid bill with the University must be taken care of prior to early registration. A quick check on MyUniverse will alert the student to outstanding bills that will hold up the registration process.
12 Academic resources aid students
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 105:54, p.supp 7
5/1/2009 Help is available for college students from several sources at the University of Northern Iowa; photo.
13 UNI faculty, staff receive 2008 Regents Excellence Awards
Public Relations News Release 2008:271, p.1
12/11/2008 The awards are presented annually to faculty and to staff members in the professional and scientific ranks, and biennially to a member of the supervisory/confidential merit personnel, who have demonstrated outstanding professional contributions.
14 Gilchrist Hall is back and better than ever
Northern Iowa Today 92:2, p.18
11/1/2008 Gilchrist Hall opened again in the fall of 2008; offices that had been operating in other campus locations moved back into Gilchrist hall during the summer and fall of 2008; roster of offices that are now located in Gilchrist Hall; photo.
15 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.
16 Student services emphasized at Gilchrist Hall rededication
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 105:15, p.1
10/21/2008 Following the Gilchrist Hall fire in 2005, Gilchrist Hall has been extensively repaired. The rededication ceremony was a celebration that student services are now in one building; photo.
17 Calendar of Events
Northern Iowan 105:13, p.5
10/14/2008 Events on campus for the week.
18 Homecoming lessons, memories
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 105:12, p.6
10/10/2008 Memories of bad roommates, students who have consumed too much alcohol, and the Gilchrist Hall fire come back at Homecoming.
19 UNI rededicates Gilchrist Hall
Public Relations News Release 2008:134, p.1
10/10/2008 In 1961, building began on what is now Gilchrist Hall under the name New Administration Building. An Addition was built in 1967. In October 1975, the New Administration Building was renamed Gilchrist Hall in honor of James Cleland Gilchrist.
20 Gilchrist arsonist let out of jail; sentenced to 30 years, let out after 10 months
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:5, p.1
9/16/2008 Tanner Wilkens was released at the end of August and put on probation for two to five years; heavy damage to Gilchrist Hall has caused considerable inconvenience; photo.
21 Construction continues on Gilchrist
Northern Iowan 105:3, p.1
9/9/2008 Entry canopy installed on west entrance to Gilchrist Hall. Minor construction continues inside; photo.
22 FINALLY! Gilchrist reopens after fire damage repaired
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 105:1, p.1
8/29/2008 Three years after the fire, Gilchrist Hall re-opens featuring one stop services for students; photo.
23 Media tour, photo opportunity of renovated Gilchrist Hall set for 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 15
Public Relations News Release 2007:754, p.1
7/9/2008 Terrence Hogan, vice president for student affairs, will lead a tour of Gilchrist Hall for members of the media. Interviews will follow.
24 UNI offices begin returning to Gilchrist Hall in July
Public Relations News Release 2007:752, p.1
7/9/2008 Offices and departments displaced by the October 2005 fire in Gilchrist Hall began moving into the newly renovated building July 7. List of offices.
25 Best of 2007
Northern Iowan 104:28, p.1
1/18/2008 Quick look at most important events of 2007; photo.
26 Sentence handed down for arsonists
Calcara--Sally A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:16, p.4
10/19/2007 Aaron Lessmeier and Tanner Wilkens were sentenced to thirty years in prison and ordered to repay $2 million following their convictions of setting fire to Gilchrist Hall and other buildings in 2005.
27 Pair sentenced in Gilchrist arson case
Northern Iowan 104:15, p.1
10/16/2007 Aaron Scott Lessmeier and Tanner James Wilkens receive three sentences of ten years each to be served consecutively and to repay $2 million in damages for Gilchrist fire.
28 Pair pled guilty in UNI Gilchrist Hall arson case
Public Relations News Release 2007:218, p.1
10/12/2007 Aaron Scott Lessmeier and Tanner James Wilkens pled guilty to three counts of arson.
29 Gilchrist Hall open to media from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday, October 11
Public Relations News Release 2007:209, p.1
10/9/2007 The media are invited to view the progress made on the Gilchrist Hall reconstruction October 11.
30 Construction projects reconsidered
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:3, p.5
8/31/2007 Questions the timing and selection of campus construction projects; requests more student oriented improvements; photo.
31 Gilchrist construction finally underway
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:53, p.1
4/20/2007 Workers begin the reconstruction of Gilchrist Hall; following the fire two and a half years ago; photo.
32 Gilchrist arrests made
Northern Iowan 103:31, p.1
1/23/2007 Two men from Des Moines have been charged with arson in wake of the fires set in Gilchrist Hall, Lang Hall, and Baker Hall. Two UNI students have been charged with perjury.
33 Four arrests made in connection with 2005 UNI campus fires
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
1/22/2007 Four suspects were arrested for the fires set on campus October 16, 2005.
34 Board of Regents to meet November 8 and 9 at ISU
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
11/7/2006 Regents will consider several issues relating to UNI
35 One year later, Gilchrist Hall remains closed
Toppin--Ryan W. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 103:11, p.1
10/3/2006 Officials talk about how the university has responded to the fire in Gilchrist Hall; investigation still proceeding; negotiations with insurance company probably drawing to close.
36 Headline humor no joke
Riley--Norma J. (Registrar's Office)
Northern Iowan 102:54, p.8
4/25/2006 Readers are reminded that the Gilchrist Hall fire had long reaching effects.
37 Northern Iowan responds
Roos--Nicholas Alexander (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:54, p.8
4/25/2006 Apology to those involved in the Gilchrist fire from the executive editor of the Northern Iowan.
38 UNI employees' W-2 forms exposed to virus; advised to proceed with caution
Ory--Lindsey (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:40, p.1
2/24/2006 Information for six thousand UNI employees was subjected to corruption; photo.
39 Gilchrist staff maintaining normalcy
Taylor--Shanna (Class of 2007)
Northern Iowan 102:37, p.8
2/14/2006 Shanna Taylor thanks everyone for adapting to changes in service caused by Gilchrist Hall fire.
40 Parking situation absurd
Northern Iowan 102:34, p.5
2/3/2006 Thinks parking situation at UNI needs to be changed to accommodate students.
41 UNI Student Alumni Ambassadors receive award for helping community
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:34, p.4
2/3/2006 Student Alumni Ambassadors recognized by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education for their many hours of volunteer time.
42 Dealing with the backdraft
Northern Iowan 102:28, p.7
12/9/2005 Thanks all staff and faculty who have worked hard to keep order after the Homecoming fires.
43 Gilchrist unlikely to be reopened by spring semester
Cue--Meleah (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:27, p.1
12/6/2005 The damage in Gilchrist Hall is still being assessed; it is unknown when the building will reopen.
44 UNI begins planning to rebuild Gilchrist Hall
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
12/6/2005 Damage to Gilchrist Hall exceeds the $2 million deductible on the university's insurance policy for academic facilities.
45 STARS help lead students to UNI
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:25, p.9
11/22/2005 Student Telecounseling Admissions Representatives contact future college students and inform them about UNI; photo.
46 Adjusters assess Gilchrist damage; no estimates yet
Steffen--Amie R. (Class of 2006)
Northern Iowan 102:20, p.1
11/4/2005 Damage to Gilchrist Hall is extensive and continues to be evaluated; photo.
47 Fridays with Koob
Gerling--Taylor R. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:18, p.1
10/28/2005 President Robert Koob discusses the recent fires on campus; photo.
48 Gilchrist damage worse than expected
Steffen--Amie R. (Class of 2006)
Northern Iowan 102:18, p.1
10/28/2005 Fire in Gilchrist Hall caused departments there to be moved to buildings across campus; hope to return before the close of November; photo.
49 Photo opportunity: media tour of Gilchrist Hall -- Monday, Oct. 31
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
10/27/2005 Media invited to tour Gilchrist Hall and see the damage done by fire.
50 In Friday's issue
Northern Iowan 102:17, p.3
10/25/2005 Outline of office relocations due to the recent fire in Gilchrist Hall.


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