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1 An open letter to UNI President William Ruud
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:10, p.3
10/1/2013 Linh Ta talks about the installation of President Ruud. Expresses concern about the different issues UNI is currently facing. Encourages President Ruud to remember his goals, aspirations, and commitment to serving the UNI community.
2 Not appropriate
Mosbach--Benjamin Thomas (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:13, p.12
10/13/2009 Believes advertisement by a local adult club in the student newspaper brings negative image to the University. Author concerned about the perception of campus visitors during Homecoming.
3 Role models take responsibility
Grayson--Adam Michael (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:35, p.5
2/13/2009 Sports figures, politicians, and recording stars have all been caught doing illegal acts; believes we should be reminded that we are being watched by someone, children or other adults. We all are role models who must conduct ourselves properly.
4 Carnivorous country folk
Moorehead--Billie (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:41, p.7
2/27/2007 Concerns of recent image of Iowans on reality television show.
5 Rehabilitating your image
Roos--Nicholas Alexander (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:36, p.5
2/9/2007 Trend toward entering rehab after any mistake examined.
6 Check yourself before you
Moorehead--Billie (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:35, p.7
2/6/2007 People surround themselves with others who affirm who we think we really are as a human being.
7 Iowa's best kept secret
Randall--Whitney Rae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:6, p.5
9/15/2006 Billboard controversy between Iowa State and University of Iowa causes the writer to ask, "What at UNI?"
8 'Northern' creates stigma for UNI
Musgrave--Matt (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:39, p.7
2/22/2005 Feels UNI is at a disadvantage due to the name containing a direction.
9 UNI ranked second in the top colleges of the Midwest; President Koob says college's goal is to 'provide best possible education for students'
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:11, p.11
10/5/2004 UNI receives high rankings in Kiplinger's Personal Finance, the Princeton Review, and U. S. News & World Report.
10 Cy-Hawk series; why UNI was left out
Lietzow--Andrew Calvin (Class of 2007)
Northern Iowan 101:8, p.1
9/24/2004 Some Panther fans were rankled about UNI's exclusion from the new Hy-Vee "Cy-Hawk Series" promotion which will monitor Iowa and Iowa State athletics and award $750,000 to each university.
11 For eighth consecutive year, UNI ranked second on 'U. S. News & World Report' list
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
8/20/2004 UNI ranks second in the category "Midwestern Universities--Master's" for public universities.
12 UNI cited in national Education Trust report for high performance in graduation rates
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
6/3/2004 UNI recognized for comparatively high levels in graduation rates.
13 Meet President Koob
Campus News Network 10:4, p.3
9/27/1999 President Koob will speak about UNI's recent high ranking in U. S. News and World Report and P&S salaries; Doreen Hayek will report on the P&S Council's activities; Regents Staff Excellence Award recipients will be recognized.
14 Podolefsky sets initiatives and challenges for faculty
Campus News Network 10:4, p.1
9/27/1999 Vice President and Provost Aaron Podolevsky highlighted ten initiatives and posed three challenges to faculty and staff at the September 13 faculty meeting; photo.
15 For third consecutive year UNI ranked second in U.S News & World Report's Top Midwest Regional Public Universities
Campus News Network 10:2, p.1
8/30/1999 Criteria for ranking included academic reputation, retention, faculty resources, and alumni giving.
16 Cream of the Midwest crop; UNI wins national recognition
Northern Iowan 96:1, p.1
8/27/1999 UNI is ranked second in the Midwest in U.S. News and World Report's guidebook to best colleges.
17 For the third consecutive year University of Northern Iowa ranked second in U.S. News & World Report's top Midwest regional public universities
Public Relations News Release 1999:21, p.1
8/20/1999 Rankings will appear in "America's Best Colleges" guidebook, which will be available beginning August 23, 1999.
18 University of Northern Iowa holding community visitation day in Dubuque Tuesday, Feb. 23
Public Relations News Release 1998:251, p.1
2/12/1999 Visitation Day will include programs, tours, and representatives Robert Koob, Chris Ritrievi, Sara-Marie Belcastro, Deedra Billings, Jason Badtram, Jennifer Feldmann, Michael Whitted, Doug Kilburg, Sara Kohnen, and Mick Mack.
19 Major magazine ranks UNI second best in Midwest
Northern Iowan 95:1, p.1
8/28/1998 UNI is ranked second in the Midwest in U. S. News and World Report's guidebook to best colleges.
20 For second consecutive year University of Northern Iowa ranked second in latest U.S. News & World Report's Top Midwest Regional Public Universities
Public Relations News Release 1998:8, p.1
8/21/1998 University of Northern Iowa was ranked second in the latest U. S. News & World Report's Top Midwest Regional Public Universities.
21 UNI, city must work together
Patocka--Jason (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 94:57, p.5
6/19/1998 Columnist believes UNI and Cedar Falls should work together, and UNI should protect its students more.
22 University of Northern Iowa ranked second in latest U.S. News and World Report's top midwest regional public universities
Public Relations News Release 1997:6, p.1
8/21/1997 President Robert Koob acknowledges U.S. News and World Report's ranking of UNI as second best in the Midwest Region.
23 Untitled
Campus News Network 8:1, p.2
8/18/1997 UNI information booth at the Iowa State Fair was staffed by over two hundred alumni and other UNI representatives; photo.
24 A conversation with Koob
Northern Iowan 93:29, p.6
1/17/1997 Scott Cross interviewed President Koob about UNI's goals, incidents on the Hill, and his motorcycle; photo.
25 Pointing fingers
Northern Iowan 93:14, p.5
10/18/1996 Editorial comments on who is to blame for the Homecoming riot.
26 Tuition increase to fund improved services for University of Northern Iowa students
Public Relations News Release 1995:97, p.1
10/18/1995 Students to benefit from tuition increase.
27 U. S. News ranks University high again
Campus News Network 6:3, p.1
10/2/1995 U. S. News and World Report named UNI as "best value" of education for price.
28 Regents approve education initiatives in University of Northern Iowa appropriation requests
Public Relations News Release 1995:47, p.1
9/21/1995 Board of Regents approves the UNI appropriation requests.
29 UNI climbs two spots in U.S. News rankings
Campus News Network 6:2, p.1
9/18/1995 UNI is ranked eleventh by U. S. News and World Report as one of top fifteen regional universities in Midwest; UNI only public university in the ranking.
30 The image of UNI 1969-1970
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.302
7/1/1995 The effects of campus events on the public perception of UNI.
31 The University of Northern Iowa Foundation launches a capital fund drive
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.463
7/1/1995 Detailed account of raising money for the Dome; controversy about funding the Dome before and instead of the fine arts auditorium; early events in the Dome; photo.
32 Read2me, UNI fan
Campus News Network 4:23, p.1
8/22/1994 Northern Iowa personalized license plates are becoming more popular.
33 UNI is "Second Best Buy"
Feuling--John S.
Northern Iowan 87:16, p.1
10/26/1990 UNI ranked as second best buy among Midwest universities by U. S. News and World Report .
34 UNI students among leaders in loan paybacks
Putze--Aaron A. (Class of 1993)
Northern Iowan 87:11, p.1
10/9/1990 UNI's student loan default rate is one of the lowest in the country.
35 Untitled
Harberts--Chad L. (Class of 1993)
Northern Iowan 87:2, p.25
9/7/1990 Northern Iowa athletic program is benefiting from a successful 1989-1990 season in almost all sports.
36 Extracurricular groups strengthen UNI's image
Northern Iowan 84:31, p.2
1/22/1988 Victories over Iowa and Iowa State may give UNI credibility.
37 Dome's first decade boosts campus image
Alumnus 70:3, p.18
10/1/1985 Brief history of Dome and the events that have been held there; effects on UNI image; photo.
38 Dialogue is necessary for matters of concern
Skaine--James Cole (Speech Faculty)
Northern Iowan 76:8, p.2
9/28/1979 Believes the administration pushes issues along not for the good of the university but because it makes the univesrsity look good.
39 "Peculiar trait" nonexistent at UNI
Wilson--Leland L. (Chemistry Faculty)
Northern Iowan 75:7, p.2
9/22/1978 Professor Wilson disagrees with Professor Cawelti; does not believe that most faculty and students put down UNI.
40 New image is needed; major
Northern Iowan 70:49, p.10
41 "Things aren't so bad here"
Dorr--Robert K. (Class of 1974; Broadcast Services Staff)
Northern Iowan 70:28, p.3
1/15/1974 Should appreciate UNI for what it is and stop griping.
42 Pride justified
College Eye 40:30, p.2
5/13/1949 Praises Iowa State Teachers College for being one of the best teachers colleges in the nation.
43 Iowans need showing, too
Furry--Leroy W. (Class of 1935)
Alumnus 21:4, p.5
10/1/1937 Alice McFadden speculates that ISTC suffers from an unattractive image; believes the school needs a massive advertising campaign.
44 Injustice
College Eye 18:6, p.4
7/16/1926 States that colleges are subject to criticism that is invalid.
45 Editorial
College Eye 8:31, p.4
5/30/1917 Briefly discusses blue laws, Commencement activities, the activities of Vern Roderick, College Eye business, prohibition, false pretenses for visitors, calling on members of the opposite sex, chapel services, and Professor Seymour.
46 "The signs of the times"
College Eye 7:31, p.4
5/24/1916 T. C. is earning a reputation as a school that trains teachers well.
47 Cedar Falls environment praised
College Eye 2:28, p.6
4/24/1913 A letter from a traveling Y. W. C. A. secretary expresses a positive influence on students at the Arkansas State Normal School from two I. S. T. C. graduates at work there.
48 Must curb Teachers College
College Eye 2:23, p.5
3/20/1913 Expresses outrage at actions of the legislature and Board of Education which stifle the growth and prestige of Teachers College.
49 The intersociety contests
College Eye 2:21, p.4
2/27/1913 Believes intra-school contests should be kept in perspective.
50 A word to our sister schools
College Eye 1:9, p.4
11/8/1911 Believes that all fellow institutions should refer to the college as a college rather than its previous title of a "normal" school.


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