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1 2015 Student Guide
Northern Iowan :, p.
6/1/2015 A collection of articles to help new students learn about UNI; photo.
2 1. From the president
Ruud--William (President)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 3
5/3/2013 The president of the university addresses new students. He welcomes them to UNI and wishes them luck.
3 10. Grab a bite to eat in CF
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 11
5/3/2013 Advertises different restaurants in Cedar Falls.
4 11. Make your own history at UNI by tackling the Traditions Challenge
Braumann--Kari Sue (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 13
5/3/2013 All incoming freshman get the Traditions Challenge book. Students are encouraged to start making memories by completely the different challenges listed in the book. Students are to take pictures of the challenges; photo.
5 12. Shows & tunes
Peterson--Caitlin Anne (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 15
5/3/2013 Encourages new students to get involved with theatre. Tells when auditions for different performances will be held. It also encourages students to get involved in band and choir.
6 16. Letter from the editor
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 23
5/3/2013 The new executive editor of the Northern Iowan, Linh Ta, gives advice to incoming freshman. She encourages students to read the Northern Iowan; photo.
7 2. From your NISG president and vice president
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 3
5/3/2013 Student body president, Tom Madsen, and vice president, Blake Findley, welcome new students to UNI. They encourage them to join different student organizations on campus. They explain why NISG is important; photo.
8 3. From the dean of the College of Business Administration
Moussavi--Farzad (Dean--College of Business Administration)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 3
5/3/2013 The dean of the College of Business Administration, Farzad Moussavi welcomes new students to UNI. Says that the business school is considered one of the best in the country.
9 4. From the dean of the College of Humanities, Art, and Sciences
Haack--Joel K. (Dean--College of Humnaities--Arts--and Sciences)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 5
5/3/2013 The dean of the College of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences, Joel Haack welcomes new students to UNI. Says you can create your own future within the College of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences. Get involved with student organizations.
10 6. Living in the residence hall? What to bring (and not to bring)
Anderson--John Patrick (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 6
5/3/2013 Advises new students what to bring and what not to bring if they are living in the residence halls.
11 7. Take advantage of new dining options available on campus
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 6
5/3/2013 Encourages new students to make use of the new dining center policies. There will be extended hours, as well as changes to the actual meal plans; photo.
12 8. Get to know your unique Cedar Falls
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 8
5/3/2013 Encourages new students to explore Cedar Falls and find out what it has to offer. Cup of Joe, Los Cabos, Maple Lanes, Mohair Pear, and 4 Queens are just a few of the unique places students like to go to get off of campus; photo.
13 9. Get squared away at the Office of Student Financial Aid
Braumann--Kari Sue (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 11
5/3/2013 Encourages new students and their parents to go to the Office of Student Financial Aid to ask any questions they may have about financial aid. It is better to ask early on than to wait; photo.
14 Panther Portraits: Student Involvement Fair
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:56, p.1
6/18/2010 New students consider opportunities to join campus organizations; photo.
15 UNI traditions: are you up for the challenge?
Northern Iowa Today 93:3, p.25
1/1/2010 New students received book with descriptions of fifty-five UNI traditions; photo.
16 UNI summer orientation staff welcomes new students and parents
Public Relations News Release 2008:562, p.1
6/4/2009 Sixteen students are spending a portion of their summer welcoming entering freshmen, transfer students, and their parents to the Summer Orientation session that begin June 5 for transfer students, and June 8 for incoming freshmen. Students listed.
17 UNI spring enrollment shows increase over 2007
Public Relations News Release 2007:388, p.1
1/30/2008 Spring semester enrollment shows 11,768 students registered for classes.
18 First-time event--UNI Up Close--welcomes more than 900 to UNI campus February 16
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
2/12/2007 Admitted students and their guests have a chance to see and explore the campus.
19 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
2/12/2007 UNI Up Close will bring several admitted students and their guests to campus for personalized visits.
20 UNI welcomes entering freshmen
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
7/7/2006 Nearly 350 people came to UNI during two recent orientation sessions; list.
21 UNI summer orientation staff welcomes some 2,200 new students and parents
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
7/5/2006 Sixteen staff members have helped new UNI students and their families become acclimated to UNI.
22 UNI cancels 'Panthers' Sweet Side Reception' for new Black Hawk County students
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
8/4/2005 Event which was to take place on August 9 will be rescheduled.
23 Fall 2004 University of Northern Iowa Student Alumni Ambassadors and STARs members announced
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
11/23/2004 List of students who are Telecounseling Admissions Representatives and Student Alumni Ambassadors.
24 College life: a guide for new UNI students; three important health tips to keep handy while you're away from home
Hammitt-- Katie Ruth (Class of 2005)
Northern Iowan 100:1, p.13
8/29/2003 Encourages students to deal with stress through the Counseling Center, stay active to ward off the Freshman 15, and get plenty of sleep; photo.
25 Student voices
Northern Iowan 100:1, p.13
8/29/2003 Students respond to the question: "What advice would you give to new students at UNI?"; photo.
26 UNI sponsors annual Welcome Week Aug. 24-30; Convocation Wednesday, Aug. 28
Public Relations News Release 2002:49, p.1
8/22/2002 Events are planned for Welcome Week include the "New Student Bash"; Alumnus Carl Boyd will speak at the Convocation.
27 Success UNI: helping you succeed
Griffin--Michael Lloyd (Student--2000)
Northern Iowan 96:3, p.12
9/3/1999 Program helps students gain familiarity with UNI and skills for success in college and beyond.
28 New Student Bash and Welcome Week
Public Relations News Release 1999:18, p.1
8/19/1999 Activities, such as the International Picnic, a biking tour, and the New Student Bash have been planned for Welcome Week '99.
29 Success UNI eases college transition
Jevne--Melissa (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:47, p.3
4/2/1999 Nine-week course will help new students with the transition to UNI by assisting with learning resources, sharpening academic skills, and helping them get acquainted with campus; course is funded by the Qualities of an Educated Person project.
30 New year means chance for fresh starts
Northern Iowan 95:1, p.8
8/28/1998 Columnist welcomes students back to another year.
31 Welcome Week helps students ease into new school year
Stehn--Molly (Class of 2002)
Northern Iowan 95:1, p.5
8/28/1998 Events such as New Student Bash, barbecue, and dance were held last week to welcome students back to campus; photo.
32 University of Northern Iowa "Welcome Week '98" activities kick off Aug. 21
Public Relations News Release 1998:5, p.1
8/19/1998 List of activities planned for Welcome Week '98.
33 Comedienne cracks many smiles
McCurley--Lynn A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 94:2, p.15
9/5/1997 Frances Dilorinzo entertains during Welcome Week.
34 Advice for the new
Northern Iowan 94:1, p.10
8/29/1997 Humorous advice for new UNI students.
35 New students party on Lawther Field
Hengstenberg--Jennifer A. (Class of 1998)
Northern Iowan 94:1, p.7
8/29/1997 1500 new students attend New Student Bash; photo.
36 University of Northern Iowa "Welcome Week '97" Activities kick off Aug. 23
Public Relations News Release 1997:2, p.1
8/19/1997 Welcome Week full of events: Bartlett Hall picnic, dance on Maucker Union, New Student Bash with entertainment by "Playfair," International Student Reception, and comedienne Francis DiLorinzo will perform.
37 New student faces appearing all around UNI campus
Northern Iowan 93:2, p.20
9/6/1996 New students share their reactions to the first week of classes and give their reasons for attending UNI.
38 Welcome back UNI!!
Fees--Nikole Jean K. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 93:1, p.13
8/30/1996 New Student Bash and checking into Lawther Hall; photo.
39 Incoming students score above average on ACT
Northern Iowan 92:24, p.5
11/17/1995 Average is twenty-three.
40 Mime, music and mayhem at Maucker
Northern Iowan 92:2, p.1
8/29/1995 Tim Settimi performs comedy routine; photo.
41 Young and old students alike: welcome to the big leagues
Hansen--Jack (Student--1946)
Northern Iowan 92:2, p.7
8/29/1995 Advice to new students.
42 Faculty, staff join move-in crew efforts
Northern Iowan 92:1, p.6
8/25/1995 Faculty and staff members helped students move into the dorms.
43 Here we go again . . . the NI takes you back to school, and then some
Muehl--Michele A. (Class of 1997)
Northern Iowan 92:1, p.20
8/25/1995 Photo essay on beginning of school activities.
44 Just because you're a freshman doesn't mean you gotta go acting like one
Northern Iowan 92:1, p.11
8/25/1995 Offers tips to new students.
45 Friends, faculty, staff lend students a hand
Campus News Network 5:14, p.1
3/27/1995 Recruiting helpers for Move-In Day crew; photo.
46 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.
47 Recently at the Regents; quality freshmen, women faculty tenure status
Campus News Network 5:9, p.1
1/17/1995 Board looks at reports on strength of incoming freshmen and on numbers of women faculty.
48 Untitled
Campus News Network 5:1, p.2
9/6/1994 Students dance at new student bash; photo.
49 Show me the way
Mills--Jeff (Student--1994)
Northern Iowan 90:62, p.1
7/1/1994 Prospective students tour campus; photo.
50 "Just move it"
Gutz--Ryan P. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 90:1, p.4
8/27/1993 Students move into dorm; photo.


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