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1 Panthers get a 'Taste of Culture'
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:24, p.01
11/21/2019 The Office of International Programs and International Students and Scholars Office hosted "A Taste of Culture" at the Maucker Union Ballroom. The event represented over 35 different cultures at the event. While sampling food and experiencing cultures, visitors had the opportunity to witness cultural demonstrations and performances during the event; photo.
2 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.
3 UNI to host member of the European Parliament
Public Relations News Release 2013:96, p.1
10/16/2013 UNI will host Peter Jahr, member of the European Parliament, to deliver a lecture titles "Renewable Energies: What We Should (Not) Learn From the European Union". Jahr is a member of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.
4 Chilean diplomat speaks on development
Aune--Jordan Lee (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.1
5/3/2013 The Office of International Programs welcomed Roberto Matus to speak at UNI this past week. He currently serves as the deputy chief of mission of the Embassy of Chile minister counselor. His lecture was entitled "Chile: A Road to Development."
5 Roberto Matus to speak at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2012:277, p.1
4/15/2013 As part of the Office of International Programs' Diplomat Series Roberto Matus will be speaking at UNI. Roberto Matus is the Deputy Chief of mission of the Embassy of Chile. He will be discussing the economic development of Chile.
6 Kickoff highlights importance of international education
Wilkins--Alan Michael (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:24, p.3
11/16/2012 Assistant director Nadia Korobova views international education as essential between Americans and people around the world. This year's theme is "Striving for a healthier future worldwide". Prize drawings were held for scholarships and gift cards.
7 UNI to celebrate International Education Week
Public Relations News Release 2012:129, p.1
11/1/2012 UNI International Programs, Study Abroad Center, Culture and Intensive English Program, the International Student and Scholars Office celebrate International Education Week at UNI. Various activities will take place throughout the week-long celebration.
8 UNI hosts exchange student reception
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:13, p.2
10/9/2012 Students sing at the exchange student reception hosted by International Programs; photo.
9 International Education Week to be celebrated at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2009:158, p.1
11/6/2009 IEW, a nation-wide effort started by the U. S. Department of State and the U. S. Department of Education, informs students about the global environment, promotes international exchanges and is aimed to attract future leaders from abroad to study.
10 UNI Alumni Association to present Heritage Honours Awards during Homecoming
Public Relations News Release 2009:121, p.1
10/14/2009 The awards program honors the accomplishments of graduates and their service to the university. Awards will be presented to Bradley Block, Guang Jin, Sarah "Sally" Carbaugh Frudden, and Leonard Froyen.
11 UNI to host Postville Conference/Teach-in
Public Relations News Release 2008:487, p.1
4/22/2009 Luis Argueta, a Gautemalan film director, will screen segments of his documentary "AbUSed" The Post ville Raid. There will be a showing of the play "Historia de nuestra vidas," detailing accounts of immigration, imprisonment and the Postville raid.
12 UNI students and Cedar Valley raise more than $8000 for Pennies for Peace
Northern Iowan 105:40, p.12
3/3/2009 Lecture by Nobel Peace Prize nominee Greg Mortenson resulted in hundreds of individuals and student organizations raising money to aid school children in Pakistan and Afghanistan; photo.
13 UNI students and Cedar Valley raise more than $8,000 for Pennies for Peace
Public Relations News Release 2008:362, p.1
2/26/2009 More than 1,500 guests attended Nobel Peace Prize nominee Greg Mortenson's lecture. A penny in the U.S. is virtually worthless, but overseas a penny buys a pencil and opens the door to literacy.
14 International Education Week
Office of International Programs
Northern Iowan 103:21, p.4
11/7/2006 Activities include information tables, workshops, films, performers, speakers, and a celebrity reception.
15 UNI French Film Festival continues, March 23, 27
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
3/16/2006 The Tournees French and Francophone Film Festival, sponsored by many departments at UNI, continues on campus.
16 UNI Department of Art to present 'Contemporary Trends in Painting in St. Petersburg: a Lecture by Andrey Korolchuk
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
11/4/2005 Lecture to be held accompanied by a mini-exhibition of Korolchuk's works; sponsored by the UNI Office of International Programs.
17 International Education Week 2004 at UNI
Northern Iowan 101:23, p.4
11/16/2004 UNI Study Abroad Center and Office of International Programs puts together calendar of campus-wide events to celebrate International Education Week.
18 UNI to host International Opportunities Fair, Wednesday, Sept. 24
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
9/18/2003 Fair will include more than 40 exhibitors.
19 Russian actor lectures on 'The Master and Margarita at the Taganka Theatre in Moscow'
Public Relations News Release 2001:432, p.1
4/11/2002 Veniamin Smekhov, a well-known Russian actor, will speak at UNI on April 15.
20 Russian pianists to perform in PAC
Scudder--Jeffrey (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 96:54, p.2
4/25/2000 Two Russian pianists will perform and also conduct lessons with UNI students.
21 Austrian professor to speak at University of Northern Iowa Wednesday, April 24
Public Relations News Release 1995:331, p.1
4/19/1996 Gerhard Neweklowsky will speak at UNI.
22 What's Up
Northern Iowan 92:46, p.2
4/2/1996 Activities and meetings.
23 East European and Russian speaker to visit University of Northern Iowa campus Wednesday, April 5
Public Relations News Release 1994:357, p.1
3/30/1995 Margaret Mills will speak at UNI.
24 "Poland's Search for Security" is topic of presentation at University of Northern Iowa Tuesday, March 15
Public Relations News Release 0:412, p.1
3/8/1994 David Stefancic will discuss Poland's foreign policy and its relationship with the former Soviet Union at a public lecture.
25 Head of Arab American Institute to speak at University of Northern Iowa Thursday October 17
Public Relations News Release 1991:139, p.1
10/14/1991 James Zogby will present a public lecture entitled "New Initiative for Israeli-Palestinian Peace".
26 Regional development issues symposium held in Maucker Union
Public Relations News Release 1987:335, p.1
3/31/1988 Experts from across Europe and the United States join for a regional development symposium held in Maucker Union. The event is sponsored by the Department of Geography, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, and the Office of International Studies.
27 Afghan resistance party reps and trainer for Afghan paramedics to be on UNI Campus
Public Relations News Release 1987:311, p.1
4/8/1987 Eshan Jan Areef, representative of the Jamiat-e-Islami Party of the Mujahideen, spoke in Maucker Union on the Afghan-Soviet war and its affect on Southern Asia. Nancy Aossey of the International Medical Corps discussed the training of Afghan paramedics.
28 Far Eastern art historian to be next UNI Art Department visiting artist, Feb 5-6; also speaking in Waterloo
Public Relations News Release 1986:192, p.1
1/28/1987 Robert Mowry, curator of oriental art at Harvard University, presented an exhibition on art in the late Ming Dynasty. The event took place in the Art Building, and was sponsored by the Department of Art and the Office of International Programs.
29 Nigeria subject for UNI program Wednesday (April 2)
Public Relations News Release 1986:331, p.1
3/31/1986 Professor T.C. McCaskie will speak on "Nigeria: Instability, Corruption and Promise in the Giant of Black Africa".
30 International Studies needs committee
Eller--Donnelle Louise (Class of 1986)
Northern Iowan 82:41, p.9
3/7/1986 UNI Faculty Senate to vote on the formation of a Faculty Committee on International Studies.
31 Experiences as Peace Corps volunteers to be discussed Tuesday (March 11) in UNI forum, to commemorate 25th anniversary of program
Public Relations News Release 1986:293, p.1
3/6/1986 The forum, entitled "Reflections on the Peace Corps Experience," will feature previous volunteers who traveled to Ecuador, Afghanistan, and Venezuela; after the forum is a presentation entitled "Frustrations and the Peace Corps Volunteer".
32 International studies in jeopardy
Welch--James D. (Laboratory School Faculty)
Northern Iowan 82:25, p.1
12/6/1985 Funding may stop the search for a permanent head; acting head Richard Newell offers ideas on the structure of the program.
33 UNI grad to discuss 'Life from the heart of Africa' Wednesday (Dec. 4)
Public Relations News Release 1985:168, p.1
11/27/1985 Willert recently returned from the country of Botswana and will showcase several displays and give a slide presentation of her time there; information about the country is given.
34 Acclaimed European singer Sofia Noel to bring U.S. tour performance to UNI Nov. 1
Public Relations News Release 1985:112, p.1
10/28/1985 Noel is a Spanish soprano and her show will focus on folkloric, Spanish, Latin American and Sephardic music; she is most famous for her sephardic music which is folk music of Jews of Spanish origin sung in 15th century Spanish.
35 Yugoslavian Writer, Playwright to Speak at UNI Oct. 24
Public Relations News Release 1985:97, p.1
10/21/1985 Branko Dimitrijevic has written many novels and plays, twelve of the plays have been preformed; he will speak about Eastern Europe writers in the Maucker Union.
36 International office created
Witt--Nancy (Student--1985-1988)
Northern Iowan 82:3, p.1
9/10/1985 Professor Newell will head new office that will coordinate campus international affairs.

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