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Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG)

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51 Tips for a safe homecoming
Chaney--Beth (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:16, p.03
10/18/2018 Several tips on how to safe safe during homecoming weekend.
52 UNI's enrollment decreases
Duax--Amelia (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:13, p.02
10/8/2018 UNI is introducing new programs to up in enrollment after seeing a trend of lower enrollment over the past several years.
53 #PanthersVote kicks off
Dausener--Josh (Student--2017), Anderson--Kati (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:10, p.01
9/27/2018 A non-partisan voting initiative, #PanthersVote, had it's kick off regardless of the predicted rain.
54 #PanthersVote kicking off tomorrow
Dausener--Josh (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:9, p.02
9/24/2018 NISG and other student organization kicked off an on-campus campaign called #PanthersVote to raise political awareness in the lead up to the November midterm elections.
55 Flex meals reduced from 20 to 2
Miene--Adriana (Student--2018), Leitner--Gabrielle (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:9, p.01
9/24/2018 In an effort to make the dining plans more customization and cost efficient the DOR lowered the amount of Flex Meals.
56 Senators sworn in
Dausener--Josh (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:9, p.02
9/24/2018 Two senators for the legislative branch of NISG were sworn in.
57 Senator looks at cost-free menstrual products
Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 115:8, p.02
9/20/2018 NISG is researching how to provide free feminine hygiene products in campus restrooms.
58 LTE: NISG responds to Times cancellation article
Konfrst--David (Student--2018), Stensland--Drew (Student--2018), Ahart--Kristen (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:5, p.02
9/10/2018 NISG responds to a recent article regarding their decision to cancel their New York Times subscription.
59 New NISG lower cabinet position created
Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 115:5, p.01
9/10/2018 NISG passed a unanimous vote for the creation of the lower cabinet director of gender violence position.
60 NISG cancels NYT subscription
Baxter--Nicole (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:4, p.01
9/6/2018 Northern Iowa Student Government canceled the New York Times subscription. The newspaper was previously available in Maucker Union.
61 New Student Guide
Northern Iowan 114:54, p.
4/26/2018 A collection of articles welcoming new students to campus and to help them learn about UNI.
62 Political views continue to change on campus
Stelk--Caleb (Student--2018), Kraus-Taddeo--Laney (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:54, p.02
4/26/2018 The author explores the political views of students and how their college education may influence them.
63 Tails on Trails bring dogs to campus
Madden--Jacob (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:54, p.01
4/26/2018 The Americorps, Green Project, Men's Rugby, NISG, Sigma Gamma Epsilon and Geography Club hosted Tails on Trails, an opportunity to walk dogs on UNI's trail system.
64 The state of inclusion on campus
Hines--Blair (Student--2018), Davis--Kirby (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:52, p.01
4/19/2018 On April 12, 2018, then-Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) Director of Diversity Darvel Givens presented the results of a survey regarding diversity that was sent to students at the end of October 2017. The background information of these results included 84 percent of people working towards their bachelor’s degree, 13 percent working towards their master’s degree, one percent pursuing a doctoral degree, and two percent pursuing more than one. These populations were the basis of the rest of the presentation, and of these people, 90 percent of students have not heard faculty make derogatory comments, and 97 percent of students have not heard administrators or staff make derogatory comments to students.
65 NISG Senate rejects Chief of Staff nominee
Madden--Jacob (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:51, p.02
4/16/2018 Though several of the new nominees for Drew Stenland and Kirsten Ahart's cabinet were approves by the Student Senate, their Chief of Staff Nominee was rejected.
66 UNI expands bike-share program
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018), Davis--Kirby (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:51, p.01
4/16/2018 UNI's Bike Share Program is set to expand by 40 new UNI branded bikes that will be available to rent for the year or for a few hours.
67 Miller removed by a vote of 15-2
Madden--Jacob (Student--2015), Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015), Leitner--Gabrielle (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:48, p.01
4/5/2018 Former Northern Iowa Student Government Director of Governmental Relations Maggie Miller was removed after a 15-2 Senate vote.
68 Drew and Kirsten look to connect with students
Hofmeyer--Sarah (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 114:47, p.01
4/2/2018 Andrew Stensland and Kristen Ahart take the positions of student body president and vice president respectively
69 SGNI begs for spare change at UI, ISU
Northern Iowan 114:47, p.06
4/2/2018 In this satirical article written for April Fools, the Student Government of Northern Iowa (SGNI) went to Iowa State University and University of Iowa to try and supplement their funding.
70 NISG member to be investigated
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015), Madden--Jacob (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:46, p.01
3/29/2018 An investigation will he be conducted on NISG Director of Governmental Relations, Maggie Miller, on the basis of her devaluing students, abuse of power, and using her position to defame other government members.
71 Drew Stensland and Kristen Ahart win runoff
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015), Dausener--Josua (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Student--2017), Madden--Jacob (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:43, p.01
3/8/2018 Drew Stensland and Kristian Ahart won the Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) presidential election; photo.
72 NISG to have runoff presidential election
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015), Dausener--Josh (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Student--2017), Madden--Jacob (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:41, p.01
3/1/2018 The presidential election is holding a second round after no ticket could secure a majority.
73 LTE: UNI has a racial diversity problem
Templeton--Danielle (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:40, p.03
2/26/2018 The author writes a letter addressing the lack of diversity on UNI, even though the most diverse community, Waterloo, is only minutes away.
74 NISG hosts 2018 election debate
Madden--Jacob (Student--2015), Dausener--Josh (Student--2017), Mitchell--Adrian (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 114:40, p.01
2/26/2018 NISG candidates faced off in the annual debate. Both presidential and senatorial candidates spoke.
75 Meet the NISG presidential candidates
Stekl--Caleb (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:37, p.01
2/15/2018 So far, three presidential campaigns have officially registered as student organizations and are eligible to actively campaign. Drew Stensland and Kristen Ahart are running as Drew and Kristen for UNI. Sean Dugan and Chad Schafer are running as Sean and Chad UNIted for Change. Tristan Bernhard and Cole Malcolm are running as Tristan and Cole for UNI; photos.
76 UNI faces possible $3.7 million cut
Dausener--Josh (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:32, p.02
1/29/2018 Writer Josh Dausener informs readers about the proposed budget cuts made to the Board of Regents and how it may affect UNI.
77 CME to hold 24-hour student study space
Ritondale--Sarah (Student--2017), Davis--Kirby (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:30, p.03
1/22/2018 The Center for Multicultural Education (CME) now allows students to study in Plazza level of the Maucker Union at all times of the day and night. Students with a valid student ID can enter the area from 12AM to 6:30AM when the Union opens; photo.
78 NISG clarifies policy on candidates
Chidley--Kelsey (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:25, p.02
11/30/2017 There has been some debate between NISG and partisan groups on campus regarding the rules for bringing political candidates to campus. It has been clarified that groups that represent UNI, such as NISG, can not bring political candidates, but other groups can.
79 First NISG Town Hall held in Union
Smith--Monique (Student--2017), Davis--Kirby (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:21, p.01
11/6/2017 The Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) held a town hall in Maucker Union. They wanted to provide students with an opportunity to speak with representatives about issues they are concerned with on campus. Issues discussed by the cabinet include mental health, campus safety, and how to get involved with NISG and lobbying; photos.
80 Campaign urges students to "refill"
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:19, p.02
10/30/2017 Several groups on campus are banding together to host the Refill Not Landfill event. In an effort to encourage students to use refillable water bottles, they will be handing out free water bottles in various locations around campus.
81 NISG adds Chief of Staff position
Chidley--Kelsey (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:18, p.02
10/26/2017 The Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) adds a new staff position, Chief of Staff. Hunter Flesch is currently filling this position. He helps with administrative duties, records meeting minutes, makes Senate bills, and any other odd job the NISG needs help with; photo.
82 Homecoming Week brings fun, food, friends
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:11, p.02
10/2/2017 UNI's annual Homecoming Week will feature many activities such as the Homecoming Parade, Campaniling, Football, and much more. The theme this year is "Panthers Awaken"; photo.
83 Weekend SafeRide
Northern Iowan 114:9, p.03
9/25/2017 The Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) sponsors Weekend SafeRide. The schedule is listed; photo.
84 Tuition Task Force devises tuition plans
Chidley--Kelsey (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:5, p.01
9/11/2017 The Tuition Task Force met at UNI to discuss the suggested tuition increase for the next school year; photo.
85 NISG releases statement concerning DACA
White--Jamal (Student--2014), Bernhard--Tristan (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:4, p.03
9/7/2017 Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) is reaching out to anyone who DACA might effect. They urge affected students to get help from NISG or the International Students and Scholars Office; photo.
86 Peace rally
Baxter--Nicole (Student--2017), Davis--Kirby (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:4, p.01
9/7/2017 The Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) hosted a Peace Rally. The rally featured several speakers that included UNI students, professors, and community members; photo.
87 Fifth fall Harvest Fest
Baxter--Nicole (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:2, p.1
8/28/2017 UNI Green Project hosted their fifth annual Harvest Fest. Approximately 500 students, staff, and community members came. There was food provided by UNI Catering that featured food directly from the garden; photo.
88 NISG president welcomes students
White--Jamal (Student--2014), Bernhard--Tristan (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:1, p.6
8/24/2017 On behalf of the Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG), Student Body President Jamal White and Vice President Tristan Bernhard welcome students to the 2017-2018 school year. They give a brief overview of who NISG is and what they do; photo.
89 NISG responds to Charlottesville
Bernhard--Tristan (Student--2017), White--Jamal (Student--2014), Givens--Darvel (Class of 2017)
Northern Iowan 114:1, p.6
8/24/2017 Representatives from the Northern Iowa Student Government give their response to the violent protest in Charlottesville, Virginia.
90 Dear future panthers...
Fisher--Nicholas Allen (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:21, p.1
11/9/2015 A forum was held to discuss students issues on campus related to racism and sexuality; photo.
91 Know your rental rights
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:21, p.2
11/9/2015 The Northern Iowa Student Government is holding a meeting aiming to inform students on their rental rights and the new rental laws being enforced by the City of Cedar Falls.
92 Hit by a car? No free tuition
Adams--Phillip (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:20, p.1
11/5/2015 Students and faculty are beginning to question the safety of the Hudson Road crosswalk to the Towers dormitory complex; photo.
93 NISG contingency fund running dry
Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 112:20, p.3
11/5/2015 The Northern Iowa Student Government's contingency fund is lower than the funding request needed for the full 2015-2016 academic year; photo.
94 Halloween tradition dripping with antici...pation
Turnis--Kayleen Marie (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:18, p.2
10/29/2015 Alpha Psi Omega is holding their annual showing of "Rocky Horror Picture Show" in the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center. This is the 40th anniversary of the movie and the 90th anniversary of Alpha Psi Omega; photo.
95 Trouble with ticket policy
Welsch--Shelby (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:16, p.2
10/22/2015 Columnist Shelby Welsch comments on the new ticket policy that requires students to make reservations for seats in the students section at athletics events.
96 Take a pledge to protect fellow Panthers: SWS guest column
Haislet--Shawna A (Health Education)
Northern Iowan 112:13, p.3
10/12/2015 Health promotion coordinator Shawna Haislet encourages students to be safe and look out for others during the hectic Homecoming week; photo.
97 Green and easy transportation
Welsch--Shelby (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:11, p.2
10/5/2015 Students are now able to rent bicycles from the Nielsen Fieldhouse for one semester time periods.
98 All staff opinion column: what does the recent tuition hike mean for UNI?
Cobb--Abbi (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:10, p.3
10/1/2015 The Northern Iowan staff discusses the extra $100 being tacked onto the Spring 2016 tuition and what the money could be used for; photo.
99 Student mag on the (up)rise
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:8, p.1
9/24/2015 Student Kara Keigan has created a magazine called Uprising that aims to help students express themselves creatively in print; photo.
100 Get familiar and involved with NISG
Northern Iowan 112:1, p.4
8/27/2015 The Northern Iowa Student Government is a great way for new and returning students to stay involved; photo.

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