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1 Like father, lite son: A tradition continues
Huntley--Zach (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 114:16, p.02
10/19/2017 Father and Son ended up living in the same of-campus house 30-years apart. Both share their experiences at college; photo.
2 Empathy, not blame needed
Cobb--Abbi (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 114:2, p.3
8/28/2017 Columnist Abbi Cob discusses the tragedy and controversy surrounding child deaths in vehicles due to hyperthermia; photo.
3 Life-aid ask Kyle
Marlin--Kyle (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:8, p.4
9/25/2014 Kyle answers a student's question regarding marriage and financial support from parents.
4 Policy changes for pregnant and parenting students
Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:28, p.2
12/13/2013 UNI's Faculty Senate is working on a policy change to prevent pregnant students from being penalized for missing class due to medical reasons. The changes will become official upon the approval of President Rudd.
5 Millennials living back at home on the rise
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:1, p.1
8/22/2013 Many recent graduates are having a difficult time finding a job, and some are even having to move back home with their parents. Although there are some advantages to moving back home, it is best to find a job early.
6 Panelists tackle the idea of the 'modern family'
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:44, p.9
3/29/2013 Professor Chananie-Hill's feminist theories in the social sciences class held a modern parenthood panel. This panel addressed varying ideas of what makes up a modern family. Raising children in a same-sex family was a popular discussion topic.
7 He said, she said: relationship advice
Mitchell--Anthony Patrick (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 109:12, p.8
10/5/2012 Male and female perspectives on parents in a college relationship; how to change their view.
8 UNI announces fourth webinar in Panther Speakers series Caregiving for Aging Parents.
Public Relations News Release 2010:235, p.1
3/8/2011 This webinar will discuss needs and challenges of aging families.
9 He said, she said: Relationship advice
Mitchell--Anthony Patrick (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:12, p.4
10/8/2010 Men's and women's perspectives on dating and relationships; photo.
10 Suggestions for parents
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:54, p.supp 11
5/1/2009 Dining dollar gifts, care packages, and third-party MyUNIverse accounts suggested as ways parents can keep in touch with and support their college daughter or son.
11 Teaching children manners, courtesy
Krob--Nicholas Joseph (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:39, p.6
2/27/2009 Finds behavior in public places by children aged three through twelve lacking. Parents need to teach and demonstrate proper behavior in public to their children.
12 Phoning home
O'Loughlin--Emily (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:33, p.7
2/6/2009 Parents do worry if their son or daughter fails to call following a return trip to campus.
13 A big thank you to the parents
Krob--Nicholas Joseph (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:13, p.8
10/14/2008 Recognizes sacrifices made by parents for their children; appreciates parents for providing clothing, housing , food, and education for their children.
14 Dark days for parenting
Donisi--Samantha T. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:59, p.2
7/25/2008 Believes that parents should take responsibility for their children and not expose them to things meant for adults.
15 Parents should talk to their kids
Baxter--Brittney (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:26, p.7
12/4/2007 Parents urged to teach children about sex, drinking responsibly, and not just take their children to Sunday School, but attend church services.
16 Designer children: that's hot!
McAnally--Michael James (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:8, p.8
9/21/2007 Discussion of Paris Hilton and parenthood; photo.
17 Cut the cord without cutting off parent communication
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:1, p.4
8/24/2007 Tips for keeping in touch with parents now that college has started.
18 UNI Parents Association scholarships awarded
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
5/24/2006 Five students receive scholarships.
19 Makers of 'Grand Theft Auto' not to blame
Gerling--Taylor R. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:33, p.5
1/31/2006 Parents and buyers should be aware of what the 'mature' rating on games means.
20 Think before you breed
Meinecke--Heather (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:60, p.5
7/15/2005 Knows having children means making sacrifices.
21 It's 6 o'clock, do you care where your kids are?
Gerling--Taylor R. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:56, p.5
6/10/2005 Suggests that couples should consider the possibility of having one of them be an at-home parent if it is financially feasible.
22 The paternal FCC
Northern Iowan 101:38, p.5
2/18/2005 Believes parents should take more responsibility in monitoring what their children are watching on TV rather than having the government impose higher fines for violation of indecency laws.
23 A bond that won't break
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:25, p.5
11/23/2004 Urges readers to live life to the fullest and appreciate their families after recounting the story of a soldier who died in Iraq the same day his son was born.
24 Responsible mothering?
Northern Iowan 101:23, p.7
11/16/2004 Examines the case of 57-year-old Aleta St. James giving birth to twins after in-vitro fertilization.
25 Child-obsessed U. S. leaves parents lacking lives
Andresen--Kelli (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 100:47, p.7
4/2/2004 Expresses thoughts on parenting and how children are more in command than the previous generation.
26 University of Northern Iowa to host satellite series about cultural perspectives on parenting
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
11/10/2003 UNI to host site for Iowa State University Extension's satellite series on parenting and cultural differences.
27 Sports and parents sometimes make for a volatile mix
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
8/18/2003 Discussion on why parents turn violent at their children's sporting events.
28 Scudder urges communication with parents, community
Scudder--Jeffrey (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 99:15, p.11
10/22/2002 Encourages students to tell their parents to use their voice concerning the proposed tuition hike, and to write letters to their hometown newspapers about the issue.
29 The right kind of discipline
Public Relations News Release 2002:9, p.1
7/15/2002 Age-appropriate advise is given to parents on how to discipline their children.
30 Dealing with your neighbor's naughty kids
Public Relations News Release 2001:478, p.1
5/6/2002 Tips for dealing with other people's troublesome children will be discussed.
31 More moms choosing homemaking over management
Public Relations News Release 2001:370, p.1
3/25/2002 Donna Vinton will talk about mothers taking more interest in the quality of life.
32 Most of us . . . are dumber than an eight-year-old
Northern Iowan 98:42, p.7
3/8/2002 Discusses Justin Chapman's attempted suicide because his mother encouraged him to cheat on IQ and SAT tests, and pushed him too hard.
33 Parents and sports mix for deadly cocktail
Public Relations News Release 2001:353, p.1
3/1/2002 Roberto Clemente claims that parents imitate bad behavior they have seen from professional athletes, including attacking referees and players.
34 Dubuque's Leifkers UNI Family of Year
Scudder--Jeffrey (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 98:8, p.2
9/28/2001 Leifker family was nominated by their son, Mark, a senior at UNI.
35 UNI honors Dubuque family as Family of the Year
Schroeder--Tim (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:8, p.10
9/28/2001 Leifker family was nominated by their son, a UNI senior, Mark.
36 Parents and Sports mix for deadly cocktail
Public Relations News Release 2001:41, p.1
8/1/2001 A list of statements are given to help parents determine if sports play too large of a role in their family life.
37 Much too young to feel this old
Hennings--Kathleen L.
Northern Iowan 97:46, p.6
3/27/2001 Comments on the way being a parent changes as the kids get older.
38 Families together again at UNI
Meyer--Natalie (Student--2000)
Northern Iowan 97:8, p.10
9/22/2000 Family Fest Weekend has many activities planned.
39 UNI resumes EducatioNet series
Public Relations News Release 2000:23, p.1
8/31/2000 EducatioNet is written primarly for parents and educators of K-12 students.
40 Fair offers new students opportunities
Northern Iowan 96:56, p.3
6/9/2000 Freshmen orientation includes more than forty organizations represented at information fair.
41 Student parents juggle class, kid workloads
Northern Iowan 96:45, p.11
3/24/2000 Students find locating and paying for child care challenging; photo.
42 Tattletale colleges cause controversy among students across the nation
Northern Iowan 96:19, p.4
11/2/1999 With amendment to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, many colleges will report students' alcohol or drug violations, plagiarism attempts, and other policy violations to parents.
43 Making the transition: part two--parents have to adjust, too
Public Relations News Release 1999:19, p.1
8/23/1999 Parents of students making the transition from high school to college experience a transition as well.
44 Should university be to blame?
Northern Iowan 95:31, p.6
1/26/1999 Editorial questions the University's role in a student's life in light of 1994 suicide of Iowa student Sanjay Jain.
45 The positive side of single motherhood
Foxhoven--Tanya M. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 94:49, p.5
4/10/1998 Columnist comments on being a single mother.
46 Taylor's information vague
Northern Iowan 94:48, p.8
4/7/1998 Believes that April 3 column on parents staying home with their children was not supported with facts and did not cite sources.
47 Parent involvement with children in classroom important
Public Relations News Release 1997:253, p.1
3/10/1998 Judith Finkelstein stresses the importance of parental involvement in their child's activities, especially school.
48 Parental involvement important to a child's education
Public Relations News Release 1997:217, p.1
2/12/1998 Professor of Curriculum and Instruction Judy Finkelstein reports that parental involvement in education is vital.
49 Relationships with parents must grow as we do
Jewell--Chad M. (Class of 1998)
Northern Iowan 94:20, p.5
11/7/1997 Relationships with parents change over time.
50 Parent involvement can improve children's academic achievement
Public Relations News Release 1997:28, p.1
9/10/1997 Arlene DeVries recently spoke at UNI's Conference on Talented and Gifted (CONTAG); stresses the important influence parents have on their children.


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