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1 2019-2020 Student Fee proposal
Oasheim--Michael (Class of 2019), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:54, p.02
5/2/2019 After being met with resistance from students and review by the Board of Regents and President Nook, the Student Fee Committee sent its official proposal to the Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) on April 30, including a $90,000 re-allocation to fund the Panther Shuttle and SafeRide, which were originally cut; photo.
2 SFC votes to defund Panther Shuttle
Baxter--Nicole (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 115:53, p.01
4/29/2019 The Student Fees Committee presented the Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) with its decision to cut funding for the Panther Shuttle and SafeRide. Several students voiced their concerns about this decision and NISG met with President Nook to amend the matter; photo.
3 Stand up for public transportation
Stelk--Caleb (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:52, p.03
4/25/2019 Stekl argues in favor of continuing the public transportation services Panther Shuttle and Safe Ride for students, which the Student Fees Committee of the Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) voted to cut; photos.
4 A new year, a new Shuttle
Northern Iowan 111:1, p.2
8/28/2014 With the start of the new school year; many students are finding that they need to re-learn the Panther Shuttle bus schedule.
5 Northern Iowa Student Government
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:55, p.supp. 8
5/1/2014 Describes the purpose of Northern Iowa Student Government and lists the students involved in NISG for next year; photo.
6 Shuttle running out of steam
Prigeon--Correy Travis (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:54, p.1
4/28/2014 UNI's Panther Shuttle may be in jeopardy next year. For the past three years funding has been $30,000 in the red according to Thomas Madsen, former NISG president. The complexes have not signed the revised contracts to pay for advertising on the shuttle.
7 Madsen and Findley reflect on semester
Campbell--Colby David (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:23, p.1
11/15/2013 Northern Iowa Student Government President Tom Madsen and Vice President Blake Findley reflect on their first semester in office; photo.
8 Sabin Hall renovation another milestone in UNI sustainability
Public Relations News Release 2013:15, p.1
8/13/2013 The renovations to Sabin Hall have been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Gold status. UNI has worked very hard to progress towards being a sustainable campus.
9 Bancroft-Smithe and White reflect on year in office
Braumann--Kari Sue (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.1
5/3/2013 The former student body president, Jordan Bancroft-Smithe, and former student body vice president, KaLeigh White feel like their time in office was a success. They wish they could have done more, but they are satisfied with what they accomplished; photo.
10 Board set to review student service fees
Aune--Jordan Lee (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:52, p.1
4/26/2013 The Board of Regents had their annual vote regarding changes to student service fees. Former NISG president, Jordan Bancroft-Smithe plans on publishing the allocations of these funds in the near future so students can be aware of the process.
11 Student input needed on source of athletic funding
Bancroft-Smithe--Jordan (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:7, p.4
9/18/2012 Removing athletics funds from the general fund has been the goal of many over the years. A proposed gradual increase in student fees until 2020 would support athletics. Tuition and fees proposal due to Board of Regents on October 1, 2012.
12 Need to go somewhere?
Koolbeck--Alex Elizabeth (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:54, p.supp 22
4/27/2012 Parking permits are available online. The Panther Shuttle, sponsored by NISG, runs Monday-Friday from 7:04 to 5:04. MET bus routes are available for off campus trips. SafeRide is free and available Friday and Saturday nights; photo.
13 Stewart and Anderson receive Lux Service Award
Yowler--Jaime William (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 108:54, p.1
4/27/2012 Ashley Stewart and Joel Anderson received the Lux Service Award, the highest honor bestowed on undergraduates at UNI. The award recognizes those who have outstanding records of service to the university; photo.
14 Can we compromise, please?
Sumpter--Gloria Jean (Grad Assistant--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:21, p.5
11/8/2011 Shuttle transportation after 5PM urged for those who study, use computer labs, or practice late in the day. Shuttles at 10PM twice a week would be a start.
15 Under pressure
Sumpter--Gloria Jean (Grad Assistant--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:12, p.5
10/7/2011 Thoughts shared surrounding the ticketing of a BMW on campus. Even an expensive car does not escape a parking ticket. It was the right thing to do.
16 Stop the cuts
Walrath--Spencer Allen (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:10, p.3
9/30/2011 Students urged to contact legislators concerning the seemingly never ending cuts to education funding. Students now contribute more toward their education than does that state. Take advantage of all the available programs.
17 Oversold parking passes cause problems for students, staff
Cassidy--Anthony Joseph (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:6, p.1
9/16/2011 There are 8300 parking spots on campus with over 16,000 students, staff, and visitors. Parking passes allow the owner to park in designated areas. The beginning of each new year brings some confusion.
18 UNI transportation offers multitude of services
Koolbeck--Alex Elizabeth (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:54, p.supp 17
4/29/2011 Panther Shuttle, Metropolitan Transit Authority, and the weekend SafeRide are bus alternatives to driving on or near campus. Parking passes for cars are available from the Department of Public Safety; photo.
19 Take an interest
Jeffries--Leah Kay (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:37, p.7
2/18/2011 The Northern Iowa Student Government elections will soon be drawing to a close. NISG does affect students by sponsoring the Panther Shuttle, SafeRide, and making student voices heard at the Board of Regents. Become involved.
20 What has my student body president done for me and the university?
Hashman--Emma Therese (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:37, p.7
2/18/2011 Joel Anderson has met with each member of the Board of Regents individually during the past year. He has been involved with cutting fees for students and seeking sponsors for the Panther Shuttle and SafeRide.
21 Welcome to another edition of the Northern Iowa Student Government Newsletter
Northern Iowa Student Government
Northern Iowan 107:14, p.6
10/15/2010 Opportunities for involvement with student government announced. Students reminded of the new Panther Shuttle schedule. Chalking policy highlights listed.
22 Variety of transportation options at University of Northern Iowa available to students
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:54, p.supplement 7
4/30/2010 Cars, bicycles, walking, and bus service are the major means of getting around the campus and Waterloo/Cedar Falls area; photo.
23 News Briefs: Panther SafeRide
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:19, p.2
11/3/2009 Ridership on the Panther shuttle has increased fifty-two per cent over a year ago. Increase seen as showing the value of the program.
24 UNI Multimodal Transportation Center opens Nov. 2
Public Relations News Release 2009:132, p.1
10/27/2009 The new facility serves as an additional location for parking while helping maintain UNI's signature park-like, pedestrian-focused atmosphere. In addition, 990 solar panels will be installed, providing 96 percent of the annual usage via solar energy.
25 SafeRide Shuttle rides on despite funding issues
Aunspach--Chase Steven (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:2, p.1
9/1/2009 The shuttle provides a safe way for people to enjoy weekend evenings without having to worry about transportation, especially while intoxicated. Tough economic times have left a $7,000 shortfall for the program. NISG is looking at alternative funding.
26 NISG wins traffic safety award
Northern Iowan 105:54, p.supp 28
5/1/2009 The SafeRide program on weekends, designed to aid students and prevent drinking and driving, won a special award from the Governor's Traffic Safety Bureau; photo.
27 Welcome from NISG
Haselhuhn--Adam J. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 105:54, p.supp 28
5/1/2009 Adam Haselhuhn and Jake Rudy share their vision for things to come during the upcoming school year; photo.
28 Debate highlights students' NISG candidate choices
Anderson--John Patrick (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:35, p.1
2/13/2009 Northern Iowa Student Government presidential debate held in Maucker Union; photo.
29 Safety first
Mulfinger--Dylan John (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:12, p.d
10/10/2008 Public Safety officers plan to help make Homecoming Week run smoothly; photo.
30 Safety first
Mulfinger--Dylan John (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:11, p.14
10/7/2008 Public safety officials gear up for Homecoming weekend activities; photo.
31 New service focuses on safety
Dahlke--Lisa Renae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 105:1, p.4
8/29/2008 Safe Ride shuttle will continue to be available between 9:15pm and 1:45am on Friday and Saturday nights. This service is provided by the Northern Iowa Student Government; photo.
32 Northern Iowa Student Government to offer weekend SafeRide shuttle
Public Relations News Release 2008:31, p.1
8/29/2008 The Panther Shuttle SafeRide will operate every Friday and Saturday while school is in session. SafeRide will provide an alternative mode of transportation that is safe and free for students on weekends.
33 Panther offers UNI students textbook information weeks in advance
Public Relations News Release 2007:786, p.1
7/29/2008 Students can go to the, and follow the "textbooks" link. Once there, pick the Fall 2008 term from the drop-down menu and enter your class information. NISG is currently working on new outreach initiatives.
34 Student government presidential Q and A:
Ahmed--Ranya R. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:37, p.1
2/22/2008 Candidates for NISG president and vice president answer questions dealing with their experience and goals if elected; photo.
35 Weekend shuttle service in the works
Kirkpatrick--Kevin (Class of 2008)
Northern Iowan 104:33, p.3
2/8/2008 Northern Iowa Student Government is awaiting Cedar Falls City Council approval of a proposed weekend shuttle starting in August of 2008.
36 A letter from the Student Body President
Morse--Andrew Quentin (Class of 2009)
Northern Iowan 104:32, p.8
2/5/2008 Update on work being done by Northern Iowa Student Government; shuttle, smoking on campus, landlord ordinance oversight, and student government elections.
37 Take a "safe ride" this Homecoming
Harken--Sarah (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:10, p.1
9/28/2007 A Panther Shuttle bus will run between 10:00pm and 2:30am on Homecoming weekend. The bus will make stops in downtown, campus housing, Coconuts, and throughout campus.
38 NISG update
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:58, p.3
6/23/2006 NISG executive activities noted.
39 NISG executives swap out; big shoes to fill
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:53, p.1
4/21/2006 Newly elected president and vice president take formally sworn in at NISG; photo.
40 Panther Shuttle will stay thanks to donations
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:44, p.1
3/10/2006 University administration finds $18,000 for continued Panther Shuttle service; photo.
41 NISG president and VP candidates Holly Ross and Brock Toll
Ryan--Crystal L. (Class of 2006)
Northern Iowan 102:38, p.1
2/17/2006 Brock Toll and Holly Ross believe experience and dedication to students makes them good candidates; photo.
42 NISG proud of semester's work; fall '05 very productive, with more to come next term
Dahlke--Lisa Renae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 102:28, p.3
12/9/2005 Review of accomplishments of NISG during past semester.
43 Shuttle controversy among senate
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:28, p.1
12/9/2005 Debates about Panther Shuttle will continue into next year; photo.
44 Shuttle runs despite cut funding from DOR
Ryan--Crystal L. (Class of 2006)
Northern Iowan 102:25, p.1
11/22/2005 The Panther Shuttle will not receive the usual $1000 funding from the Department of Residence; photo.
45 For students, public transportation now an option; shuttle will stay
Bentley--Adam J. (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 102:5, p.1
9/13/2005 Panther Shuttle is now running, but may have to stop in the spring, as it did last year; photo.
46 NI year in news
Steffen--Amie R. (Class of 2006)
Northern Iowan 101:55, p.1
4/29/2005 Recap of news stories and photographs from the 2004-2005 school year; photo.
47 Will the Panther Shuttle ride again? Student government officials say yes, others remain skeptical
Kalvig--Lindsay (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:47, p.1
4/1/2005 Brendon Moe, NISG President, and Tracy Smith, Hillcrest Park Apartments property manager, discuss the future of the Panther Shuttle; photo.
48 Cuts=student hitchhiking
Northern Iowan 101:42, p.5
3/4/2005 Discusses the problems with the shortfall of $337,000 in student services fees for the spring semester.
49 Panther Shuttle budget falls short; students take longer walks after spring break
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:41, p.1
3/1/2005 Due to a budget cut of $29,000, the Panther Shuttle will cease operation on March 11 for the remainder of the school year; photo.
50 Panther Shuttle cuts hours
Northern Iowan 101:24, p.1
11/19/2004 Panther Shuttle reduces hours by an hour and a half each day.


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