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1 NASA opportunities discusses on campus
Mazzarella--Allison (Student--2017), Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:25, p.05
11/30/2017 Former Space Station Flight Director, Tomas Torres, discusses research and internship opportunities with NASA via the Iowa Space Grant Consortium (ISGC); photo.
2 $40.8 mil. for research
Noble--Cassidy (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:7, p.1
9/22/2014 University of Northern Iowa Foundation has collected $40.8 million dollars for research opportunities for undergraduates and public outreach programs for the 2014 fiscal year.
3 UNI students present research at Iowa Capitol
Public Relations News Release 2013:236, p.1
4/3/2014 Several students from UNI presented their research at "Research in the Capitol". This is a program where honors students from the Regents universities present their projects at the Iowa Statehouse. State senators and representatives attended the event.
4 UNI to host lecture on using digital tool for research
Public Relations News Release 2013:207, p.1
3/13/2014 UNI will host Juan Luis Suarez to deliver his lecture "Modeling Cultural Networks in the Hispanic Baroque". This is part of The Digital Turn series exploring how the internet is affecting writing, reading, language, and research.
5 UNI's NABL sees success over the years
Public Relations News Release 2013:121, p.1
11/13/2013 UNI's National Ag-Based Lubricants Center will cease operations in 2014 due to lack of federal funding. The NABL Center was established in 1991 as a collaboration between UNI, Iowa Soybean Association, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
6 Two UNI programs awarded national awards for economic development efforts
Public Relations News Release 2013:120, p.1
11/12/2013 The University Economic Development Association awarded UNI with the Innovation and Entrepreneurship award for the Dream Big Grow Here program. UNI was also awarded the Research and Analysis award for the Iowa Business Concierge program.
7 Shutdown ends; faculty research up in the air
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:15, p.1
10/18/2013 The government shutdown has affected faculty research at UNI. Funding was unavailable during the government shutdown as were as all of the federally-managed websites and services. Faculty hope that things will return to the pre-shutdown state quickly.
8 UNI Physics Team awarded $105,000 grant from National Science Foundation
Public Relations News Release 2013:80, p.1
10/3/2013 A team of physics professors have received a grant $105,000 grant from the National Science Foundation. This grant will allow further research on materials at extremely low temperatures.
9 National Science Foundation awards UNI $750,000 grant for Arctic research
Public Relations News Release 2013:58, p.1
9/18/2013 The National Science Foundation awarded UNI a $750,000 grant for the "RCN-SEES: Artic-FROST: Arctic Frontiers of Sustainability: Resources, Societies, Environments and Development in the Changing North". It will focus on sustainability in the Arctic.
10 UNI Creative Life Research Center aims to engage and inspire
Public Relations News Release 2013:48, p.1
9/12/2013 The Creative Life Research Center is opening its doors for the 2013-14 academic year. They aim to help students to access their creative side. It will allow students to collaborate with other students and faculty.
11 UNI NABL and Marion Mixers to announce exciting partnership on energy-saving technology
Public Relations News Release 2012:182, p.1
1/29/2013 Will announce a partnership to commercialize technology that has the potential to reduce U. S. energy cconsumption by 8.5 percent, or 338 million barrels-of-oil equivalent per year.
12 Guest Column
Enshayan--Kamyar (Director Center for Energy and Environmental Education)
Northern Iowan 108:13, p.4
10/11/2011 Elimination of the cancer contributing factors, including lawn chemicals, urged. Breast Cancer Awareness Month concentrates on the individual to a large extent. Raising money for research is great, but we need to get to the root of the problem.
13 UNI program expands research on issue facing the Arctic
Public Relations News Release 2010:366, p.1
6/1/2011 Professor Andrey Petrov continues his research on the arctic with the Arctic Social and Environmental Systems Research Lab (ARCES) located at UNI.
14 Slacktivism to the rescue!
Boeckmann--Trevor Paul (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 107:22, p.7
11/12/2010 The breast cancer awareness campaign has been turned into a cheap marketing campaign, according to the author. Slogans and the pink campaign have taken away from fundraising and research activities.
15 Scientific controversy: skepticism now, acceptance later
Boevers--Cassandra Mae (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:12, p.5
10/8/2010 Scientific breakthroughs are not always universally accepted. Acceptance takes time and we do have the right to reject new medical research that we oppose on a moral basis.
16 Student Nature Society promotes conservation
Currie--Markita Alexandrea (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:11, p.4
10/5/2010 Group feels society should be more conscious of the natural world and how humans influence it in positive and negative fashions. Group will sponsor the annual Fall camping trip at Chimney Rock.
17 UNI students to present research projects at Iowa Statehouse
Public Relations News Release 2009:339, p.1
3/22/2010 The projects address issues on the impact of the current economic downturn on nonprofit organizations, cell migration and organ formation during embryonic development, youth voter turnout and more.
18 Fourth-annual CHFA Graduate Research Symposium to take place at UNI Feb. 19
Public Relations News Release 2009:277, p.1
2/12/2010 A select group of graduate students in the College of Humanities and Fine Arts (CHFA) will present their research projects at the fourth-annual symposium in Seerley Hall's Great Reading Room. Cary Nelson, will deliver the keynote address. Students listed.
19 The Human Guinea Pig Method
Showalter--John David (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:34, p.15
2/9/2010 The scientific method is well accepted. More practical is gathering human guinea pigs and sending them one by one to attempt a task. With each failure, send in another with a slightly different method until success is achieved.
20 Knowing when to cut back
Heiserman--Derek Andrew (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:14, p.6
10/16/2009 Long nights of studying, writing research papers, or attending meetings take their toll on students. Procrastination can be avoided with planning and doing assignments on time.
21 NASA blasts off from UNI campus
Aunspach--Chase Steven (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:8, p.4
9/25/2009 Researchers notified of the application process for funding from Iowa's branch of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration funded Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research.
22 UNI leads Iowa NASA research initiative
Public Relations News Release 2009:50, p.1
9/14/2009 Iowa researchers are invited to apply for funding for projects of interest to NASA and the state of Iowa under a NASA program to strengthen research and education in science and engineering.
23 UNI hosts summer research program
Public Relations News Release 2008:582, p.1
6/18/2009 As part of the National Alliance for Doctoral Studies in the Mathematical Sciences, the College is currently hosting nine students to participate in the summer research program, which includes a four-week analysis and linear algebra course.
24 Six UNI students selected to participate in National Conferences on Undergraduate Research
Public Relations News Release 2008:446, p.1
4/6/2009 NCUR will host more than 2,100 student presenters from colleges across the United States. Students will have the opportunity to present their research through posters, oral presentations, visual arts and performances.
25 Love potion research raises questions
O'Loughlin--Emily (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:35, p.5
2/13/2009 Believes that the use of love potions seems to be a betrayal of self and another person. The use of hormones to attract the opposite sex reveals a lack of confidence in oneself.
26 UNI hosts Interdisciplinary Research Symposium
Public Relations News Release 2008:339, p.1
2/5/2009 "Get Connected. Make an Impact." Through video conference, Keynote speaker Michael Crow, president of Arizona State University since 2002, will share his ideas and experiences in collaboration and innovation.
27 Findings and recommendations for state research and development school announced
Public Relations News Release 2008:308, p.1
1/16/2009 The implementation committee developed a detailed transition plan for expanding the Malcolm Price Laboratory School as a state of Iowa research and development school.
28 Student research scientists to present findings at UNI Friday, Aug. 1
Public Relations News Release 2007:789, p.1
7/30/2008 Forty-four students will display posters describing their work in the Great Reading Room at Seerley Hall. Nine Iowa secondary teachers have also been participating in Research Avenues for Iowa Science Education, a Title II- funded program.
29 Research symposium showcases student work
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:49, p.1
4/15/2008 First annual event allows graduate students to share their research, scholarship, and creative activities; photo.
30 UNI College of Humanities and Fine Arts graduate students present research
Public Relations News Release 2007:590, p.1
4/14/2008 Five graduate students presented their research at a graduate research symposium March 29.
31 Presenting
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:48, p.1
4/11/2008 Scene from the Inaugural Campus-Wide Graduate Student Research Symposium; photo.
32 CSBS Student Research Conference takes place April 12 at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2007:574, p.1
4/10/2008 The 15th annual CSBS Student research Conference will be held April 12.
33 UNI graduate students will present research as part of Graduate Student Appreciation Week
Public Relations News Release 2007:549, p.1
4/3/2008 Several graduate students will be presenting their research April 7; list of students, research, and advisors.
34 UNI CROW Forum to end year with presentation of outstanding graduate research paper
Public Relations News Release 2007:535, p.1
4/1/2008 Emily Cram will present her research paper at the CROW Forum April 7.
35 UNI students present at Iowa Capitol
Public Relations News Release 2007:495, p.1
3/12/2008 Nineteen students presented their research at "Research in the Capitol" March 10; list of students.
36 UNI to lead $11.5 million research program to reduce unintended pregnancies
Public Relations News Release 2007:391, p.1
1/31/2008 A five-year research program led by UNI to reduce the high rate of unintended pregnancies has been announced.
37 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
4/16/2007 The 14th annual Sigma Xi Research Conference will be taking place Wednesday, April 18.
38 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
4/16/2007 The 14th Annual College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Student Research Conference will be held Saturday, April 21.
39 UNI to host student research conference
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
4/11/2007 The 14th annual Sigma Xi Student Research Conference will be held Wednesday, April 18.
40 UNI faculty member receives award for research
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
1/5/2007 Shashi Kaparthi was presented with the Faculty Scholarship Award by the College of Business Administration.
41 RAISE program at UNI benefits science teachers
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
12/19/2006 Thirteen high school and middle science teachers participated in the RAISE program to research with faculty members during the summer.
42 Thinking with a Fox about stem cell research
Abbott--Tristan E. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:19, p.7
10/31/2006 Believes Michael J. Fox handled comments of Rush Limbaugh with class; presents tem cell research facts.
43 UNI research projects approved
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
10/4/2006 Eight research projects were approved by the Board of Regents.
44 Governor to sign bill giving Iowa's electric utilities incentive to switch to soy-based transformer oil
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
5/26/2006 BioTrans oil is biodegradable and benefits farmers, companies, and the environment.
45 Students to report research findings July 29 at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
7/22/2005 Summer research will be shared from noon until two in the Great Reading Room in Seerley.
46 DeBerg takes leave to research religion
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:55, p.1
4/30/2004 Betty DeBerg takes leave of absence in order to research the effect of campus ministry programs; Jerry Soneson will fill in as head of the Philosophy and Religion Department; photo.
47 UNI student and professor carry out research in Romania
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
8/8/2003 Their time was spent looking for evidence of pesticides in drinking water that cause developmental problems in children.
48 High school and university students to report research findings and UNI
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
7/30/2003 Findings are displayed on campus at the Merck/American Association for the Advancement of Science Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session.
49 Research assistantships offer hands-on application
Northern Iowan 99:59, p.1
7/11/2003 Biology students have opportunities to conduct summer research both on campus and at other campuses; photo.
50 UNI student stands up for animal rights
Davis--Jennifer L. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 98:34, p.7
2/8/2002 Responds to a challenge by another student to offer alternatives to animal testing in laboratories.


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