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1 TC Day celebrated by campus
Northern Iowan Staff
Northern Iowan 118:50, p.01
4/18/2022 Tropical Celebration (TC) Day comes to campus with a presidential proclamation from President Mark Nook; photo.
2 Mooks minvan tragically stolen
Northern Iowan 118:45, p.07
3/31/2022 Written by Karl Karlson, What do I manage????, the satire article says that Nark Mook's minivan was stolen when he was going to Chad's Pizza. Jerry Smith, representative of the UNI Police Department (UNI PD), gives tips on vehicle safety, and says they don't want to blame mascots TC and TK, although descriptions match. The staff of the Northern Iowan is also working with WD-40 man to find the culprit; photos.
3 TC Panther to be replaced with a live panther
Northern Iowan 118:45, p.08
3/31/2022 The satire article by Shaden McKay, Spertz Werter, says that mascot TC will be replaced with live panther Obsidian; photo.
4 TC and TK get the boot thanks to new "brand"
Northern Iowan 117:46, p.05
4/1/2021 A satire piece about TC and TK being replaced by Tony the Tiger and Cap'n Crunch since the mascots are outdated due to the new logo; photo.
5 UNI hosts Family Weekend 2019
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:15, p.05
10/21/2019 UNI Family Weekend 2019 took place from October 18th to the 20th, with an opening reception held on Saturday morning; photo.
6 Helping TC and TK "meowt"
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:39, p.1
2/26/2015 Money is being raised to purchase new fur for TC and TK; photo.
7 'UNI Day' to be held at Iowa Capitol Feb. 16
Public Relations News Release 2014:179, p.1
2/10/2015 UNI will host UNI Day at the Statehouse at the Capitol in Des Moines on February 16. The event will highlight UNI programs and inform legislators about the impact UNI has on the state.
8 Students should show Panther pride
Dengler--Sean Henry (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:8, p.6
9/25/2014 Student Sean Dengler believes that UNI students should show more school spirit; photo.
9 Annual read-in brings familiar face to UNI
Cosgrove--Thaddeus Riley (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:41, p.4
3/3/2014 UNI hosted its eight annual African-American Read-In. Children from the Cedar Valley met the friendly Sesame Street cast members and were exposed to many different books and illustrations from African-American authors; photo.
10 'UNI Day' to be held at Iowa Capitol Feb. 24
Public Relations News Release 2013:181, p.1
2/18/2014 UNI will host UNI Day at the Statehouse at the Iowa Capitol in Des Moines. The even highlights UNI programs to express the importance of UNI to the state. Alumni are encouraged to attend.
11 Bucking the trend; private loan borrowing by UNI students dropped by 80% in three years
Northern Iowa Today 96:3, p.10
10/1/2013 Financial Aid Office has helped students to seek financial assistance in better ways; photo.
12 One cool cat
Northern Iowa Today 96:3, p.27
10/1/2013 TC won Cedar Valley Character Counts and Iowa Character Counts; photo.
13 Cedar Falls Main Street welcomed UNI students on move-in weekend
Rankin--Meghan Christine (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:2, p.8
8/30/2013 Many students participated in the Panthers on Main welcome activity. Students were able to explore the various businesses on Main Street. There were promotions offered by businesses for this event; photo.
14 Goals for UNI in the 2013-14 season
Dengler--Sean Henry (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:2, p.11
8/30/2013 The author has very specific goals for UNI athletics. The first is to increase student support for the UNI football team. The second goal is to gain recognition by performing well. And finally to refer to ourselves only as Panthers not "Cats"; photo.
15 UNI to host new interactive exhibit at Iowa State Fair, Aug. 8-18
Public Relations News Release 2013:13, p.13
8/5/2013 UNI will be featuring a new interactive multimedia station at the Iowa State Fair this year. Visitors will be able to take a picture with a life-size cutout of UNI's mascot, TC. This will be a great way to talk to prospective students.
16 Snapshots
Northern Iowa Today 95:3, p.28
5/1/2013 Alumni Association events; photo.
17 Surprise wedding guest
Northern Iowa Today 95:3, p.26
5/1/2013 The Cat attends the wedding of Caitlin Varcoe and John Wiedenheft; photo.
18 UNI gathers at Iowa Capitol
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:35, p.1
2/15/2013 UNI students, staff, and alumni joined the first ever "UNI Day" in Des Moines, Iowa. They shared UNI's story with legislators and expressed the importance of UNI; photo.
19 Students, citizens and alumni gather at Homecoming Festival
Wilkins--Alan Michael (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:17, p.6
10/23/2012 Included display of murals and student organization booths; photo.
20 Family Weekend offers various activities
Hausler--Jonathan Wesley (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:11, p.1
10/2/2012 Eric Vander Schaaf was the winner and Bennett Becicka was the runner up in the National Elevator Pitch competition. Men's Glee Club provided entertainment during the Family Feast Tailgate. President Allen and TC made special appearance.
21 Give the gift of purple and gold
Northern Iowa Today 95:3, p.Outside back cover
10/1/2012 The Cat urges alumni to join the Alumni Association; photo.
22 The Panther evolution
Northern Iowa Today 95:3, p.3
10/1/2012 A look at the development of the Panther mascot over the years; photo.
23 Who is the hardest working mascot
Northern Iowa Today 95:3, p.26
10/1/2012 Justin Bierman recalls memories of The Cat an notes The Cat's busy schedule; photo.
24 Panther Portraits
Clausen--Eric Lee (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:1, p.7
8/24/2012 Scenes from "Panthers on Main". The event helped introduce new students to downtown Cedar Falls; photo.
25 Cedar Falls a finalist for Blue Zones project
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:41, p.1
3/2/2012 Project is going to areas where people live longer, happier lives. The project will name three or four cities in Iowa by May 1, 2012.
26 Broadway hit 'Spamalot' leaves crowd in laughter and song
Hottle--Olivia Grace (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:29, p.6
1/20/2012 Monty Python's "Spamalot" was greeted by a sold out audience at the Performing Arts Center. Jacob Smith, a UNI graduate, was greeted with the largest applause; photo.
27 A pizza you can't refuse
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:28, p.5
1/13/2012 23rd Street Market now features a Godfather's Pizza Express. Chicken wings and tenders, dessert pizza, and pepperoni rolls are also available. The Market is now a franchise of Godfather's; photo.
28 Warning: This article is definitely not about what you already know about Homecoming
Goldsmith--Ian Thomas (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 108:11, p.4
10/4/2011 Homecoming activities covered. Safety is of upmost importance, including drinking and driving; photo.
29 Essentials Homecoming t-shirt tradition continues
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:10, p.1
9/30/2011 Essentials has an exhibit of twelve years of Homecoming t-shirts on display. These shirts were originally designed for employees of Essentials, but became very popular and are now available to the public; photo.
30 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" pep rally brings community together
Firman--Tehrene Victoria (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:8, p.6
9/23/2011 Students and members of the Cedar Valley gathered in the McLeod Center to learn how they can help a family in need of a new home. The cheerleaders, dance team, and Independence marching band kept the crowd excited; photo.
31 Drew Van Woert
Northern Iowa Today 94:3, p.31
9/1/2011 Was the UNI TC Mascot from 2005-2009. He received a promotion at American Family Insurance.
32 Historic Commencement
Northern Iowa Today 94:3, p.2
9/1/2011 A look at the work involved in arranging the spring 2011 Commencement; photo.
33 How well do you know your campus?
Northern Iowan 107:57, p.4
6/24/2011 Twelve questions pertaining to UNI challenge readers' knowledge of the campus.
34 Student Profile: T. J. Warren
Braumann--Kari Sue (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:56, p.2
6/17/2011 Received his master's degree in postsecondary education--student affairs last month and ended a colorful college career; served as a resident assistant, Student Admissions Ambassador, and as TC this past year; among other activities; photo.
35 Meet the Alumni Association staff
Northern Iowa Today 94:2, p.26
4/1/2011 Brief thoughts from the staff; photo.
36 UNI hosts annual African-American Read-In
Hayne--Cassandra Kay (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 107:41, p.5
3/4/2011 First graders from Price Lab and Waterloo schools packed the Maucker Union Ballroom to learn about African-American history. Over 425 students attended; photo.
37 Valentine's Day 2011
Sodergren--Monica I. (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:36, p.2
2/15/2011 Scenes from crafts night, sponsored by the Campus Activities Board. The International Students Association held a Valentine's Dance; photo.
38 College Hill Partnership
Northern Iowa Today 94:2, p.21
1/1/2011 Organization began in 2008; aims at promotion and revitalization of College Hill; photo.
39 Travels with TC; having a wonderful time
Northern Iowa Today 94:2, p.10
1/1/2011 The summer tour of the Panther mascot; photo.
40 Panther Portraits
Kintzel--Scott Elliott (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:10, p.5
10/1/2010 Scenes from the football game against North Dakota State; including the Marching Band and mascot; photo.
41 A family affair
Kintzel--Scott Elliott (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:9, p.4
9/28/2010 An additional mascot will be introduced during the Homecoming game. T. C.'s little sister will join him on the sidelines and participate with the cheer squad; photo.
42 Panther Portraits
Schreck--Anna E. (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:1, p.4
8/27/2010 Scenes from the Panther Party and Panthers on Main; photo.
43 UNI students "Beat Cancer" in Purple Glove Dance Video Contest
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:53, p.8
4/27/2010 YouTube has a video showing several UNI students wearing purple gloves beating up on cancer. The video features the UNI Dance Team, President and Mrs. Allen, and T. C.; photo.
44 Earth Day celebration to continue all week long
Zidon--Rachel Margaret (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:50, p.1
4/16/2010 Movies, 5K run, UNI Unplugged, clearing litter from Dry Run Creek, and posters are just some of the activities planned for Earth Day.
45 Panther pride
Northern Iowa Today 93:3, p.16
4/1/2010 Tribute to recent athletic achievements of Panthers, including fold out poster of TC; photo.
46 Panther Portraits
Sagner--Bryce Aaron (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:34, p.16
2/9/2010 TC joined families and students for breakfast in the Piazza; photo.
47 Home, sweet home
Northern Iowa Today 93:3, p.26
1/1/2010 TC mascot moves from intercollegiate athletics to Alumni House; photo.
48 Panther Pep Crew pumps up UNI fans
Hart--Margaret McCarthy (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:19, p.7
11/3/2009 A dedicated group of twelve students has been officially recognized this year as the Panther Pep Crew. Their funding is a pair of purple and gold overalls; photo.
49 T. C. tryouts held Monday night
Botello--Jewelette (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:6, p.4
9/18/2009 The identity of T. C. has been kept secret since the 1980s. The judges determine which contestant really wants to continue the tradition or merely has time on his hands; photo.
50 UNI Alumni Association connects students and alumni
Haines--Gregory Lee (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:2, p.11
9/1/2009 Students Today Alumni Tomorrow and Connecting Alumni to Students are sponsored by the Alumni Association to promote interaction between current students and the alumni organization. CATS members must apply and be accepted; photo.


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