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Nijim--Germana Portesan (International Services Staff)

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1 Panel offers discussion of attack repercussions
Gibleon--Brooke K. (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 98:7, p.1
9/25/2001 UNI professors comment on different issues surrounding the recent attack including its handling by the media.
2 Retiring long-term employees recognized
Campus News Network 11:19, p.1
5/1/2001 Thirty-nine retirees recognized at UNI's 43rd Annual Recognition Breakfast.
3 Long-term employees retiring from the University of Northern Iowa to be recognized Saturday, April 28
Public Relations News Release 2000:383, p.1
4/20/2001 List of thirty-nine employees who have retired or will be retiring from the university in the 2000-01 fiscal year.
4 Corrections
Northern Iowan 96:8, p.2
9/24/1999 In the September 21 NI article "Linux offers cost free alternative to Microsoft Windows or Macintosh OS", Aaron Thompson was misidentified as Aaron Townsend; in "International students bring diversity to UNI", Germana Nijim's name was misspelled "Nigin".
5 International students bring diversity to UNI
Alesch--Amy (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 96:7, p.1
9/21/1999 UNI benefits from the presence of international students and faculty.
6 International Services will begin hosting International Coffee Hour at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1998:250, p.1
2/11/1999 International Services at UNI hosts the International Coffee Hour the last Friday of the month from 4-6 p.m.
7 International Services will host the International Coffee Hour at the University of Northern Iowa on Dec. 18
Public Relations News Release 1998:177, p.1
12/7/1998 UNI will host the International Coffee Hour through International Services Office.
8 International Services will begin hosting International Coffee Hour at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1998:75, p.1
10/12/1998 International Coffee Hour will be held the last Friday of every month from 4-6 p.m. beginning October 30.
9 Germana Nijim
Campus News Network 9:3, p.Insert 2
9/14/1998 Selected to attend seminar in Germany focusing on German education and U.S.-Germany exchanges.
10 "Breaking Away: An International Coffee Hour" to take place at the University of Northern Iowa beginning Jan. 30
Public Relations News Release 1997:197, p.1
1/28/1998 New program will continue this semester at International Services Center on last Friday of each month. Goal is to promote communication between American and international students.
11 Coffee talks promote cultural exchanges
Northern Iowan 94:16, p.4
10/24/1997 International Services hosts Coffee Hours for informal talk.
12 To stay or go: today is a day of decision for illegal immigrants
Public Relations News Release 1997:81, p.1
10/16/1997 Immigrants are rushing to file papers with INS, creating backlog of work, according to UNI International Services Director Germana Nijim.
13 "Breaking away: An International Coffee Hour" to take place at the University of Northern Iowa beginning Oct. 8
Public Relations News Release 1997:59, p.1
10/3/1997 International Coffee Hour will be held the fourth Wednesday of every month at the International Services Center.
14 University of Northern Iowa to Celebrate International Student Day, Monday, March 31.
Public Relations News Release 1996:330, p.1
3/28/1997 UNI students hold activities for International Student Day.
15 International Students Day April 1
Campus News Network 7:15, p.1
3/24/1997 Governor Terry Branstad will declare April 1 as International Students Day.
16 The dance; making UNI "home" for international students
Northern Iowa Today 25:1, p.2
3/1/1997 UNI makes efforts to help international students; photo.
17 Celebrating the holidays, international-style
Public Relations News Release 1996:205, p.1
12/23/1996 Events December 23 through December 27 including: Surviving your relatives during the holidays; Do religious celebrations get forgotten during the holidays? Celebrating Kwanzaa, and Dealing with Post-Holiday Letdown.
18 Awards/honors/service: Germana Nijim
Campus News Network 7:9, p.Insert 2
12/9/1996 Germana Nijim elected.
19 University of Northern Iowa professional staff members to be honored as 1996 Regents Staff Excellence Award recipients
Public Relations News Release 1996:166, p.1
11/15/1996 Biographical profiles of Ronald Camarata, Elizabeth Conrad LaVelle, and Jack Wielanga.
20 The rush to become a U.S. citizen
Public Relations News Release 1995:456, p.1
7/22/1996 Record numbers of immigrants are becoming U.S. citizens.
21 Members inducted into Golden Key National Honor Society at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1995:411, p.1
6/5/1996 Christopher Paul Bock and Sara Carlson were initiated into the Golden Key National Honor Society for outstanding academic achievement.
22 Awards/honors/service: Germana Nijim
Campus News Network 5:12, p.Insert 2
2/27/1995 Germana Nijim presentation selected for Best of Region category at international conference.
23 Recently/soon to be published: Germana Nijim
Campus News Network 5:12, p.Insert 1
2/27/1995 Germana Nijim authored article in "COMSEC Newsletter."
24 Welcoming foreign students
Public Relations News Release 1994:1, p.1
8/22/1994 UNI suggests including foreign students in group activities will help them stay focused.
25 Helping foreign students adjust to a new home, community
Public Relations News Release 1994:15, p.1
8/1/1994 Germana Nijim shares ideas on making foreign students feel welcome.
26 UNI staff members receive honors
Northern Iowan 90:30, p.2
1/21/1994 Linda Schneider, Robert Hartman, and Germana Nijim win first Regents awards.
27 Regents Staff Excellence Awards
Campus News Network 4:10, p.1
1/17/1994 Bob Hartman, Germana Nijim, and Linda Schneider were honored with the Regents Staff Excellence Award; photo.
28 Three University of Northern Iowa employees receive Regents staff excellence awards
Public Relations News Release 1993:270, p.1
12/15/1993 Regents announce UNI award winners.
29 What working at a great teaching university means to me
Nijim--Germana Portesan (International Services Staff)
Campus News Network 4:5, p.4
10/25/1993 Germana Nijim comments on her work at UNI.
30 University of Northern Iowa international students participate in Iowa Peace Program
Public Relations News Release 1992:341, p.1
2/9/1993 Iowa Peace Institute sponsors a program to aid international students in learning about Iowa. Five international students attending UNI attended..
31 Thank you for making UNI home
Tan--Irene A. (Classes of 1994--1998--and 2003)
Northern Iowan 89:25, p.3
11/24/1992 International student is grateful to people at UNI.
32 Thank-you for nice evening
Nijim--Germana Portesan (International Services Staff)
Northern Iowan 89:24, p.2
11/20/1992 Enjoyed special "By Candlelight" dinner at Towers Dining Center.
33 Foreign students' needs met by service office
Lovick--Kelli R.
Northern Iowan 89:23, p.4
11/17/1992 Assists approximately two hundred international students.
34 Northern Iowa offers students opportunity to study in Japan; globalizing higher education
Northern Iowan 89:23, p.1
11/17/1992 UNI participates in exchange with Kansai Gaidai University.
35 Foreign students may be in violation of immigration act
Phipps--David (Student--1990)
Northern Iowan 88:22, p.5
11/15/1991 Changes in law cause concern for several UNI students.
36 Local resources listed to aid in explaining current events.
Public Relations News Release 1991:189, p.1
11/4/1991 Larry Kavich, Germana Nijim, and Ghazi Falah announced as contact persons for help with explanation of recent shootings in Iowa City and the Arab-Israeli peace talks.
37 UNI shows concern
Nijim--Germana Portesan (International Services Staff)
Northern Iowan 87:44, p.3
3/8/1991 Mrs. Nijim thanks those who helped at the time of Professor Nijim's death.
38 Rug show help not just for sales, but education
Hahn--Jessica J. (Class of 1995)
Northern Iowan 87:23, p.9
11/20/1990 Ali R. Raisdana held lecture and Oriental rug show in Commons Ballroom. He is the director of Persian Bazaar Oriental Rug Gallery.
39 Rotaract club informational meeting to be Thursday at University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1989:284, p.1
12/4/1989 Rotaract, an organization for young adults to promote better relations between all people worldwide through friendship and service.
40 Bringing the world to Northern Iowa
Witt--William G. (Class of 1972; Public Information Services Staff; General Assembly Member)
Northern Iowa Today 73:1, p.12
7/1/1989 Survey of recent efforts at UNI to enhance international dimension to education; involves bringing more international students to campus and including international aspects in classes.
41 International friendship gathering at University of Northern Iowa Sunday (April 23) to celebrate 'Peace and Unity in a World of Diversity.'
Public Relations News Release 1988:425, p.1
4/17/1989 International students representing 46 countries, will come together to celebrate the first annual world-get-together. Main goal of the reception, "is to begin to build bridges across languages, cultures and ideologies¿"
42 University of Northern Iowa Soviet students to present folk concert at College Square Mall April 6.
Public Relations News Release 1988:389, p.1
4/4/1989 Concert will feature seven Soviet students who came to UNI in February as a result of the 1985 intergovernmental cultural affairs agreement between the U.S. and the Soviet Union.
43 Atrocities of Israel
Nijim--Germana Portesan (International Services Staff)
Northern Iowan 85:40, p.2
2/24/1989 Germana Nijim cites recent article on Israel.
44 International students visit beef, dairy farms
Northern Iowan 85:7, p.12
9/20/1988 About fifty UNI students tour area farms.
45 Sottovoce aids students in learning other cultures
Earney--Alyson (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 85:5, p.16
9/13/1988 Group formed to assist international students on campus.
46 Foods, clothing, games from foreign lands among offerings at International Cultural Festival, April 14 (Thursday) at Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1987:327, p.1
3/24/1988 The International Cultural Festival begins in Maucker Union, and will offer students the opportunity to learn about the traditional dress, food, games, and music of various cultures. The UNI Daycare children perform various foreign songs for the festival.
47 'Sky is Your Limit' theme for 25th annual Educational Office Personnel Workshop at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1987:299, p.1
3/8/1988 The Workshop for Educational Office Personnel is held in the Education Center, with presentations by Professors Germana Nijim, Susann Doody, and motivational speaker, John Cassis. A luncheon is held in the Commons.
48 Israelis condemned for military action
Nijim--Germana Portesan (International Services Staff)
Northern Iowan 84:38, p.2
49 Activities elicit mixed feelings
Nijim--Germana Portesan (International Services Staff)
Northern Iowan 84:13, p.3
10/9/1987 Enjoyed volksmarch, but unhappy with car smashing.
50 Accident article did not tell whole story
Nijim--Germana Portesan (International Services Staff)
Northern Iowan 84:4, p.3
9/4/1987 Believes story on Gilchrist Hall fire was inaccurate and that effects of fire were substantial.


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