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Redington--Lyn W. (Residence Staff)

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1 Meet the candidates: VP for Student Life
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:34, p.02
2/14/2022 The final three candidates for the Vice President of Student Life position are introduced: Heather Harbach, Javier Flores, and Lyn Redington; photos.
2 Safe place to stay
Baldus--Rachel (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:55, p.1
5/1/2014 The Department of Residence is currently in the process of creating gender inclusive housing for students; photo.
3 UNI staff members receive 2012 Regents Excellence Awards
Public Relations News Release 2012:139, p.1
11/15/2012 Four University of Northern Iowa staff members receive Staff Excellence Awards from Board of Regents, State of Iowa. Staff include Tim Bakula, Ken Bauer, Rosanne L. Lang, and Lyn Redington.
4 Hagemann transitioning to coed hall next year
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 109:17, p.1
10/23/2012 Women's hall will go co-ed; Lawther Hall will remain a women's hall; response to demand for more co-ed housing; most Hageman Hall residents seem to favor the change; photo.
5 Friends, colleagues remember Martin
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 109:1, p.1
8/24/2012 Drake Martin died as the result of a fall at Backbone State Park. He served as the assistant director of residence. He was a positive influence on untold numbers of students. He will be missed.
6 Panther Village rates released
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:34, p.2
2/7/2012 The Board of Regents needs to approve the proposed rates for the new dormitories. The Board will act on the rates in April.
7 Redington serving as interim Dean of Students
Cassidy--Anthony Joseph (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:24, p.1
11/18/2011 Director of Residence Life assumes new role. Redington will also maintain her present position. A new Dean of Students is expected to be hired by July; photo.
8 University community says farewell to Jon Buse
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:24, p.1
11/18/2011 Dean of Students leaving for similar position at Kirkwood Community College. Jon Buse has spent 24 years at UNI; starting as a student, graduating in 1991; photo.
9 Bartlett Hall retiring from residence life
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:10, p.1
9/30/2011 Bartlett Hall, the oldest residence hall on campus, will no longer be used for housing due to the building of the new Panther Village. Bartlett Hall will be renovated into offices for faculty presently housed in Baker Hall; photo.
10 Stop living in a suitcase
Eilers--Bradley David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:3, p.4
9/2/2011 Students urged to stay on campus during the weekends. It is much easier to make friends and gain from the total university experience.
11 Student Profile: T. J. Warren
Braumann--Kari Sue (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:56, p.2
6/17/2011 Received his master's degree in postsecondary education--student affairs last month and ended a colorful college career; served as a resident assistant, Student Admissions Ambassador, and as TC this past year; among other activities; photo.
12 UNI faculty, staff receive 2009 Regents Excellence Awards
Public Relations News Release 2009:125, p.1
10/20/2009 Nine faculty and staff members received 2009 Faculty or Staff Excellence Awards, given by the Board of Regents, State of Iowa. The recipients were honored at Convocation in September. Recipients and nominators are listed.
13 Warmth flows from residence halls much earlier than years past
Aunspach--Chase Steven (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:14, p.8
10/16/2009 Due to the unusual cold temperatures, the physical plant has turned on the heat to campus buildings. Weather forecasts and student comments are taken into account in making the decision.
14 Local student takes leadership role at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 2007:770, p.1
7/15/2008 Resident assistants are Department of Residence staff members who serve as student advisers to approximately 45 students in a residence hall. As advisers, RAs assist students with personal, interpersonal and academic topics. (List included).
15 A firsthand staff account from Dancer Hall
Parrott--Megan (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:43, p.A
3/14/2008 Observations of the lockdown from within Dancer Hall; photo.
16 Why not have doggies in dorm windows?
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:13, p.12
10/10/2006 Pets are against University policy in most cases, even though they are cute. Noise and cleanliness are the main reasons given for the no pet rule. There has been a recent increase in fish in dorm rooms; photo.
17 Gleason awarded for service, excellence in scholarship
Weiskircher--Heidi B. (Classes of 2005 and 2006)
Northern Iowan 102:16, p.9
10/21/2005 Lux Service Award winner Michael Gleason has been active in many organizations at UNI including Camp Adventure, Student Alumni Ambassadors, and being a resident assistant; photo.
18 Local student takes leadership role at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
5/19/2005 Approximately 88 students have been selected to be resident assistants for the 2005-2006 school year; list included.
19 Decorations turn disastrous after lights catch fire
Helgerson--Leah (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:48, p.1
4/5/2005 After a fire in a University of Wisconsin dorm room, students are reminded to be safe with decorative lights; photo.
20 Vacancies leave some students without RAs; Department of Residence searches for last minute replacements
Klein--Matt (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:30, p.1
1/21/2005 Due to the resignation of several resident assistants at the end of the fall semester, the Department of Residence is looking for new Resident Assistant applications.
21 CP parking controversy ends; parking changes accommodate students' requests
Stibbs--Michelle (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:3, p.1
9/3/2004 The Department of Residence will compensate for a computer error denying 300 students CP parking permits by approving permits to those students as well as modifying certain C parking lots to CP parking to handle overflow; photo.
22 UNI discussing potential of new mtvU channel for students
Northern Iowan 101:1, p.3
8/27/2004 Department of Residence officials debate whether or not to accept MTV's offer of free programming and televisions that must be specifically tuned to the offered station.
23 UNI discussing potential of new mtvU channel
Weiskircher--Heidi B. (Classes of 2005 and 2006)
Northern Iowan 100:59, p.1
7/2/2004 Description of mtvU channel that may be added to the campus channel lineup in the fall; photo.
24 Two Senate stores to close next year
McKenzie--JoLynn (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:48, p.1
4/6/2004 Senate stores in Noehren and Campbell Halls to be closed due to budget constraints.
25 DOR cuts patrol
Kirkpatrick--Tashana Nicole (Class of 2005)
Northern Iowan 100:20, p.1
11/7/2003 Residence Hall Patrol program cut due to lack of funding; photo.
26 CP parking offers needed benefit to on-campus residents
Libke--Adrianne (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:4, p.4
9/12/2003 Students who have lived in residence halls for at least one semester have the option of purchasing a "C Preferred" permit for closer and more convenient parking.
27 "Groovin' Move-In" planned for UNI residence halls
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
8/18/2003 Description of new Department of Residence programs that have proven popular.
28 Resident assistants, named for 2003-2004 in UNI residence halls
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
29 Resident assistants, community advisors named for 2003-2004 in UNI residence halls
Public Relations News Release 2002:578, p.1
6/25/2003 Resident and community advisors listed.
30 Towers top floors get trimmed for next fall
Zimmer--Erin M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 99:53, p.1
4/25/2003 In response to lower occupancy levels in the Towers, floors 9-12 in Bender and Dancer Halls will be closed for the 2003-2004 academic year.
31 DOR creates options for on-campus living
Crane--Ryan P. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 99:42, p.1
3/7/2003 Department of Residence has proposed new lifestyle houses within dormitories.
32 On-campus recontracting revised; prepayment requirement rises, plans become more varied
Kehoe--Lisa M. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:16, p.1
10/25/2002 Among the changes in residence hall recontracting are closer parking offered to on-campus students, and an increase in the recontracting deposit, which will rise from $100 to $200.
33 Dorms to stay open over Christmas break
Campbell--D. Jill
Northern Iowan 97:27, p.3
12/5/2000 Bender, Dancer, Bartlett, Rider, Noehren, and ROTH Halls will remain open during the Christmas break.
34 Dorm fires spark new candle policy
Northern Iowan 97:3, p.1
9/1/2000 Students are no longer allowed to have candles in their residence hall rooms; photo.
35 Substance-free residence halls continued at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2000:45, p.1
8/28/2000 Last year's program proved to be a success; will be offered again.
36 Road closed ahead! Road closed ahead! South side campus construction progressing as planned
Hardin--Brent (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:57, p.1
6/16/2000 Major construction projects across campus include the renovation of the Redeker Dining Center and reconstruction of streets around the University; photo.
37 Warning: construction zone ahead!
Hardin--Brent (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:56, p.1
6/9/2000 Various construction projects are taking place on campus; photo.
38 Measuring the success of substance free housing
Public Relations News Release 1999:391, p.1
5/8/2000 A discussion will be held on the success of those residence halls that have adopted a substance-free policy.
39 Laundry woes torment students
Northern Iowan 96:44, p.1
3/10/2000 Meeting held between UNI and Coinmach concerning problems with laundry service; photo.
40 Redeker computer lab to be relocated
Farrell--Jennifer (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 96:42, p.1
3/3/2000 Redeker renovations will mean changes in computer center.
41 Dining center closing leaves students, employees to fill void
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:33, p.9
2/1/2000 Students and staff are disappointed Campbell Hall dining center is closing; photo.
42 Iowa House considers statewide dorm drinking ban
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:30, p.1
1/21/2000 Iowa House is considering a bill that would ban alcohol from dormitories in all private and public institutions in Iowa; photo.
43 Media Advisory: local expert sources for story on proposed legislation banning alcohol at universities and colleges
Public Relations News Release 1999:194, p.1
1/13/2000 A bill has been introduced in the Iowa House that would ban alcohol from dormitories at state universities and private colleges.
44 Questions flare concerning fire extinguishers
Alesch--Amy (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 96:17, p.1
10/26/1999 Residents believed October 2 fire damage could have been minimized if they knew the location of a fire extinguisher; photo.
45 This was not a fire drill
Bingaman--Sarah Marie (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 96:11, p.1
10/5/1999 A fire in Dancer Hall on Saturday destroyed one room and caused relocation of twelve first-floor residents; a candle burning in a dorm room has been identified as the cause of the fire; photo.
46 Close quarters not "Too Close for Comfort"
Public Relations News Release 1999:24, p.1
8/30/1999 Lyn Redington will discuss the topic of mixed-sex hallways in two UNI residence halls.
47 Students live alcohol-free
Public Relations News Release 1999:24, p.1
8/30/1999 Lyn Redington will discuss the new substance-free floors in two UNI residence halls.
48 Two UNI dormitory floors go co-ed
Public Relations News Release 1999:17, p.1
8/19/1999 Two floors of Bender Hall will be co-ed floors beginning with the fall 1999 semester.
49 DOR: housing increase needed to fund renovations, repairs
Bingaman--Sarah Marie (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 95:49, p.1
4/9/1999 Room and board will increase 8% this fall to fund work on dorms and dining centers; Cordey House in Lawther Hall will return to 24-hour visitation.
50 Portions of UNI's residence halls going coed
Public Relations News Release 1998:160, p.1
11/19/1998 Associate Director of Residence Lyn Redington discusses the transformation of two residence halls into coed dorms.


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