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Grassley--Charles E. (Classes of 1955 and 1956; Member of Congress)

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1 How the most pivotal events of 2022 will shape 2023 and beyond
Hill--Drew (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:29, p.03
1/19/2023 Drew Hill writes on events like tensions between Russia and Ukraine, women's rights, and the midterm election and gives his opinions on how they will affect the years to come; photo.
2 The red wave in Iowa
Hill--Drew (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:24, p.03
11/17/2022 Drew Hill writes an opinion piece on the recent midterm election results which he believes confirms that Iowa is most likely moving away from being a swing state to becoming a solid Republican state; photo.
3 Meet the candidates: midterm edition
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:20, p.01
11/3/2022 Caroline Christensen gives a run down of the midterm candidates. The candidates include Kim Reynolds, Deidre Dejear, Chuck Grassley, Michael Franken, Liz Mathis, and Ashley Hinson; photo.
4 Vote for who you know
Hill--Drew (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:20, p.03
11/3/2022 Drew Hill writes an opinion piece strongly urging students to vote for Kim Reynolds and Chuck Grassley during the midterm election.
5 Who is on the ballot?
Roundtree--Diamond (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:20, p.04
11/3/2022 A page of the newspaper dedicated to stating the names, political parties, position, and photos of each candidate running in the Iowa midterm election; photo.
6 2022 midterms approach
Schmitz--Mallory (Student--2021), Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 119:16, p.01
10/20/2022 Mallory Schmitz gives readers information on early voting and absentee ballot requests for the upcoming midterm election; photo.
7 Pass the Equality Act today, protect Iowans and Americans alike
Maier--Al (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:37, p.03
3/1/2021 The author urges the Senate to pass the Equality Act which prevents discrimination on the basis of gender identity or sexual orientation, which was already passed by the House of Representatives.
8 LTE: Advocate for global poverty
Iradukunda--Nicole (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:5, p.02
9/3/2020 Nicole Iradukunda urges readers to contact Iowa politicians to advocate for action against global poverty.
9 Alum Grassley visits UNI in annual 99-county tour
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 116:38, p.02
2/24/2020 Long-serving Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley visited UNI on Thursday, February 20. During his short visit, he answered questions from students and community members; photo.
10 Grassley to become President Pro Tempore
Wauters--Joel (Class of 2018)
Northern Iowan 115:25, p.02
11/29/2018 Iowa senator Chuck Grassley is expected to become the president pro tempore of the Senate. Upon election, Grassley would become the first Iowan since Senator Albert Cummins in 1919 to be elected as president pro tempore, and the highest-ranking Iowa in the federal government. Senator Joni Ernst will become vice chair of the Senate Republican Conference; photo.
11 Senate must postpone hearing
Ave--Jack (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:8, p.03
9/20/2018 In the author's opinion, the Senate Judiciary Committee should postpone Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation vote to allow time for investigating sexual assault allegations against him; photo.
12 LTE: prioritize maternal and children's health
Khan--Nadir (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:2, p.03
8/27/2018 Khan discusses the importance of the Reach Every Mother and Child Act and urges readers to contact their representatives in its support.
13 House GOP tax hike on graduate students raises concerns
Dausener--Josua (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:26, p.01
12/4/2017 The Republican proposed tax reform package is concerning to some graduate students. The tax reform would no longer allow students to postpone paying back student loans when attending graduate school; photo.
14 Sen. Grassley discusses whistleblowers
Frasher--Iris (Class of 2017)
Northern Iowan 112:6, p.1
9/17/2015 Senators Chuck Grassley and Jeff Danielson spoke about their support for government whistleblowers in the Maucker Union's University room. They believe that current legislation needs to be improved; photo.
15 Welcoming immigrants as citizens
Northern Iowan 110:52, p.1
4/21/2014 UNI hosted its fourth naturalization ceremony, welcoming immigrants as citizens of the United States. The naturalization process takes 9-12 months. Participants in the ceremony were eager to become citizens; photo.
16 Shutdown ends; faculty research up in the air
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:15, p.1
10/18/2013 The government shutdown has affected faculty research at UNI. Funding was unavailable during the government shutdown as were as all of the federally-managed websites and services. Faculty hope that things will return to the pre-shutdown state quickly.
17 Senator Grassley to deliver UNI lecture on whistleblowers
Public Relations News Release 2013:85, p.1
10/9/2013 Senator Chuck Grassley will present a lecture on "Government Accountability and Whistleblowers" at UNI. Grassley is a co-author of the Whistleblower Protection Act and views whistleblowers as part of the system of check and balances.
18 Hoffman analyzes 2013 State of the Union speech
Hinzmann--Nicholas Allen (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:36, p.1
2/19/2013 Professor Hoffman, who wrote a book about State of the Union addresses with Alison Howard, discusses President Obama's recent State of the Union. She mentions the impact that some of the issues will have on Iowa; photo.
19 $en, CHuck GR@ssley vs. the machine
Konrardy--Nathan Arnold (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:13, p.4
10/9/2012 Senator Chuck Grassley causes controversy with shorthand messages on Twitter. Some see messages as borderline offensive. Grassley is accused of attacking President Obama's intelligence; photo.
20 Grassley holds Q and A with students
Campbell--Colby David (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 108:49, p.1
4/10/2012 Senator Charles Grassley visited a human relations class and answered student questions dealing with immigration, education, and health care; photo.
21 College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Northern Iowa Today 94:2, p.13
4/1/2011 Spotlight on programs, statistics, and alumni.
22 New center to spearhead violence prevention efforts
Baker--Brandon Lee (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:32, p.1
2/1/2011 Center for Violence Prevention resulted from work done with Public Safety, Student Affairs, and faculty members; photo.
23 UNI's Center for Violence Prevention opens Jan. 28.
Public Relations News Release 2010:187, p.1
1/25/2011 Verizon Foundation will announce a $10,000 grant to support the center's programs. The program will include remarks from Ben Allen, Gloria Gibson, Chuck Grassley, Binnie LeHew and Alan Heisterkamp.
24 Election 2010
Northern Iowan 107:13, p.1
10/12/2010 Candidates from both major parties for governor, senator, and state and federal representative share their views on same-sex marriage, energy, the economy, and education.
25 Losing is not an option
Anderson--John Patrick (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:13, p.3
10/12/2010 Barbara Grassley shared her experiences with breast cancer with students in order to raise awareness about the deadly disease; photo.
26 Grassley on drugs
Krueger--Jeffrey Allen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:22, p.6
11/13/2009 Believes Senator Charles Grassley's introduced and withdrawn amendment not to allow discussion on the decriminalization of any controlled substance shows his unwillingness even to discuss the matter.
27 Forum examines American government through ex-Congressmen's eyes
Aunspach--Chase Steven (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:8, p.1
9/25/2009 Bill Burlison and Phil English discuss the importance of the executive and legislative branches of government, presidential leadership, and contemporary issues, including health care; photo.
28 Former UNI professor recognized by Grassley on My Teacher, My Hero
Public Relations News Release 2009:71, p.1
9/22/2009 Former professor Erma Plaehn who was recognized by Grassley, joined the laboratory school faculty in 1936 as supervisor of social sciences. In 1945, she joined the collegiate faculty as an assistant professor of social sciences.
29 Debates on health care
Wendt--Alyssa Catherine (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:1, p.10
8/28/2009 Believes that concerns about socialism are clouding the minds of Americans when they consider the options for universal health care in the United States; photo.
30 Presidents and politics
Northern Iowa Today 93:1, p.8
6/1/2009 Pernell Cezar recounts his experiences of visiting Washington, D. C., for Inauguration Day; photo.
31 UNI physics student to present research on Capitol Hill
Public Relations News Release 2008:484, p.1
4/21/2009 Shanon Davis, a junior from West Des Moines whose research is in the area of nanoscience and alternative energy, will take part in 2009 Posters on the Hill, an event sponsored by the Council on Undergraduate Research, at the Rayburn House Office Bldg.
32 Kurt Warner's not the only one
Dahlke--Lisa Renae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 105:32, p.7
2/3/2009 Joey Woody, Bryce Paup, Charles Grassley, and Mark Steines are among other notable graduates from UNI.
33 President Barack Obama inaugurated into office
Northern Iowan 105:29, p.1
1/23/2009 Reactions to the President's address from Senators Tom Harkin and Charles Grassley; photo.
34 Politics should be open for debate
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 105:19, p.8
11/4/2008 Writer notes the during elections, people do not seem to understand when to quit voicing their opinions.
35 Chuck and Barbara Grassley establish endowed professorship
Northern Iowa Today 92:2, p.25
11/1/2008 Gift will endow professorship in political science; will be entitled the Chuck and Barbara Grassley Endowed Professorship in Political Science; photo.
36 Students removed from McCain rally
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:18, p.1
10/31/2008 Visit to West Gym by John McCain attended by 2000 people. At least four students were removed for unknown reasons; photo.
37 McCain rallies supporters at UNI
Parrott--Megan (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 105:17, p.1
10/28/2008 Republican presidential candidate John McCain holds rally in the West Gym; photo.
38 Panther Portraits
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:17, p.4
10/28/2008 T. C. and cheerleaders at a volleyball game. Charles Grassley speaks to a class in Schindler Education Center; photo.
39 Mother Nature breaks all records
Morton--Jennie M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:55, p.1
6/20/2008 Coverage of the flood of 2008; photo.
40 Chuck and Barbara Grassley to establish endowed professorship at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2007:515, p.1
3/21/2008 UNI has received an endowment for a professorship from Chuck and Barbara Grassley.
41 Grassley to speak at UNI on "Government and Whistle-Blowers" November 27
Public Relations News Release 2007:303, p.1
11/20/2007 Senator Charles Grassley will explain the importance of whistle-blowers November 27.
42 UNI will receive $1,157,220 for McNair Scholars program
Public Relations News Release 2007:261, p.1
10/31/2007 The McNair Scholars program is set up to help disadvantaged students to pursue advanced degrees.
43 New passport changes
Calcara--Sally A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:6, p.4
9/14/2007 Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative requires a valid passport or other documentation when traveling in North America, Central America, South America, the Caribbean, Mexico, or Bermuda.
44 BCS offers small business assistance
Calcara--Sally A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:2, p.1
8/28/2007 Business and Community Services Building dedicated at UNI on August 25, 2007; survey of operations in the building; photo.
45 UNI celebrates grand opening of Business and Community Services Building
Public Relations News Release 2007:107, p.1
8/17/2007 The grand opening of the Business and Community Services Building will be August 25.
46 UNI plans presidential candidate forums
Northern Iowan 104:1, p.1
7/13/2007 Presidential candidates will be hosted at UNI; August 20 through September 5, 2007.
47 University of Northern Iowa plans presidential-candidate forums
Public Relations News Release 2007:35, p.1
6/27/2007 A series of presidential candidate forums will be held August 20 - September 5.
48 Bruce Braley visits UNI
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 103:33, p.1
1/30/2007 College Student Relief Act legislation reduces interest rates on Stafford loans. Bruce Braley explained the bill during his visit January 26; photo.
49 A great weekend to be a Panther
Schissel--Adam (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:25, p.9
11/21/2006 Opening ceremony for the McLeod Center filled with sports action, speakers, and Panther fans; photo.
50 ONE noble gesture supporting the troops
Conaway--Brandon U. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:15, p.1
10/17/2006 Operation Noble E-mail is a volunteer organization collecting donated computers to give to families of soldiers serving overseas, who cannot afford computers; photo.


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