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51 Cedar Valley gets a 'Taste of Culture'
Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 115:24, p.01
11/15/2018 The International Students and Scholars Office hosted 'Taste of Culture,' an event that offered food from several countries around the world as well as tables to represent them.
52 ISSO to offer students a 'Taste of Culture"
Ritondale--Sarah (Student--2017), Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:23, p.05
11/12/2018 The International Students and Scholars Office will host 'Taste of Culture' fair in Rod Library. The represented countries will include Peru, Austria, Brazil, Chile, China, Columbia and others.
53 Salary negotiation workshop on campus
Weber--Colby (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:23, p.02
11/12/2018 The American Association of University Women is hosting a workshop on salary negotiation.
54 Flash talks address inclusivity in art
Steen--Sierra (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:14, p.04
10/11/2018 Art students gave presentations during "Flash Talks - Inclusive Art Exhibits Power" as part of the Iowa Museum Conference.
55 #PanthersVote kicks off
Dausener--Josh (Student--2017), Anderson--Kati (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:10, p.01
9/27/2018 A non-partisan voting initiative, #PanthersVote, had it's kick off regardless of the predicted rain.
56 Exhibit explores human rights and social issues
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:8, p.01
9/20/2018 The library featured artwork addressed issues like anorexia, suicide, protests, and LGBTQIA+ issues.
57 UNI ScholarWorks: 12,000 works and counting
Weber--Colby (Student--2018), Anderson--Kati (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:8, p.04
9/20/2018 UNI Scholarworks reached over 400,000 downloads. The repository is a collection of academic papers that are available for research purposes to students.
58 Frederick Douglas festival coming to library
Mazzarella--Allison (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:5, p.05
9/13/2018 UNI participate in celebrated Frederick Douglass's birthday with the Frederick Douglass Power of Words Festival.
59 Directing class presents '10-Minute Plays'
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:51, p.05
4/16/2018 A directing class will perform 11 10-minute plays which will be directed by the students.
60 Panther Portrait: Wall of Comic Art Rod Library
Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:51, p.06
4/16/2018 Rod Library will be displaying art from Cedar Valley artists and will coincide with RodCon, a mini convention.
61 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.
62 RodCon 2018
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:49, p.01
4/9/2018 The 2018 RodCon brought 3,000 attendants from all over Iowa and the Midwest.
63 RodCon brings in all kinds of comic book fans
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:48, p.04
4/5/2018 The fifth annual RodCon will be held at the Rod Library, with over 3,000 attendees expected.
64 The Campanile: a campus icon
Stekl--Caleb (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:49, p.01
4/5/2018 The history and current problems that are facing the upkeep of the Campanile.
65 12th annual Read-In comes to UNI
Hines--Blair (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 114:39, p.02
2/22/2018 The African American Read-In event exposes children and adults to African-American authors and illustrators who are not often talked about in literature. The article talks about the importance of the event and how every year it reaches more and more people; photo.
66 Disabilities discussed by campus community
Deering--Koree (Student--2018), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:39, p.05
2/22/2018 A talk was held in the Scholar Space at Rod Library about how UNI as a community could change in order to be more inclusive. Faculty members from the Special Education department led the discussions; photo.
67 Exploring religious diversity on campus
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018), Davis--Kirby (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:38, p.09
2/19/2018 The Rod Library hosted Ariel Ennis to speak on the issues of religious and spiritual diversity.
68 Celebrating jazz legends Fitzgerald and Monk
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017), Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 114:23, p.04
11/13/2017 The George Walker Society of Music honors the 100th birthdays of Ella Fitzgerald and Thelonious Monk by hosting a celebration concert in the Rod Library. The celebration featured music performed by students and faculty; photo.
69 Campaign urges students to "refill"
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:19, p.02
10/30/2017 Several groups on campus are banding together to host the Refill Not Landfill event. In an effort to encourage students to use refillable water bottles, they will be handing out free water bottles in various locations around campus.
70 LTE: Microwave shortage
Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:15, p.03
10/16/2017 In a letter to the editor, an anonymous person calls for more microwaves at UNI; photo.
71 Making the most of college
Frasher--Iris (Student--2013), Ortiz--Cristian (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:10, p.03
9/28/2017 In the author's opinion, students should get involved when they come to college because it goes by too fast to put things off. The author suggests trying out various Student Organizations and reaching out to dorm neighbors. He also suggests checking out ROD Library; photo.
72 Chalk artist Herb Hake exhibit
Mazzarella--Allison (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:8, p.04
9/21/2017 UNI Rod Library hosts an exhibition for chalk artist and UNI professor Herb Hake; photo.
73 The great American eclipse of 2017
Mazzarella--Allison (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:1, p.1
8/24/2017 The United States had their first solar eclipse on the first day of classes, August 24. The Department of Earth and Environmental Science, UNI STEM, and The Iowa Academy of Science organized a viewing party in the Rod Library and in front of the Campanile. Despite the cloudy day, over one hundred people attended the viewing party; photo.
74 Parade prevails in the cold
Robertson--Josie (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:15, p.1
10/19/2015 Student groups and organizations decorated golf cart floats for the 2015 UNI homecoming parade; photo.
75 Off campus? Off the mind of students
Welsch--Shelby (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:3, p.1
9/3/2015 Few students know about the many off campus events that UNI hosts ranging from speakers to art displays; photo.
76 Bash in the stacks brings students to Rod
Welsch--Shelby (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:2, p.1
8/31/2015 Rod Library was filled with games and fun during the second annual Bash in the Stacks; photo.
77 Book Bistro
Rekemeyer--Kyle (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:54, p.Supp. 9
4/30/2015 An introduction to the Book Bistro.
78 A brief letter in preparation for my week
Clark--Monica (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:53, p.4
4/27/2015 Monica Clark shares her dead week struggles; photo.
79 Con you believe it?
Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:44, p.1
3/30/2015 Rod Library hosted its second RodCon comic book convention; photo.
80 Villains, heroes and all in between
Jamtgaard--Katherine A (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:44, p.2
3/26/2015 "RodCon" is being held by the Rod Library for the second year in a row.
81 Rod Library receives award for mini-ComicCon
Public Relations News Release 2014:214, p.1
3/25/2015 The RodCon committee at UNI has been awarded the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) College Libraries Section (CSL) Innovation in College Librarianship Award for their work on the RodCon 2014 program.
82 Digital photo archive of Iowa's history launches at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2014:209, p.1
3/11/2015 At the Rod Library, a public digital photo archive of Iowa's history will be introduced on March 25. This digital archive, called FORTEPAN Iowa, is the first of its kind in Iowa and the U.S. The FORTEPAN interface conveys history chronologically.
83 UNI to host Women's History Month events
Public Relations News Release 2014:202, p.1
3/9/2015 In March, the UNI Women's and Gender Studies Program will host multiple events in honor of Women's History Month. All events are free and open to the public.
84 Rod Library to host second annual mini comic book convention
Public Relations News Release 2014:201, p.1
3/5/2015 Rod Library will host the Mini Comic-Con on March 28. Some activities that will take place are panels, arts and crafts, games, trivia, costume contests and more. The event is free and open to the public.
85 Reaching for Higher Ground Film & Discussion Series: 'Ricki's Promise'
Public Relations News Release 2014:197, p.1
3/2/2015 "Ricki's Promise" will be shown March 9, in Lang Hall Auditorium. The theme for this year's series is Media and Social Media: A Networked Society. This event is free and open to the public.
86 Tournament on the day of love
Jamtgaard--Katherine A (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:36, p.4
2/16/2015 Rod Library hosted a valentines day chess tournament; photo.
87 UNI Media Opportunity: UNI to host Zulu and Collier for African-American Read-in
Public Relations News Release 2014:181, p.1
2/16/2015 The ninth annual African-American Read-In is on February 19, in Rod Library and Maucker Union Ballrooms A, B and C.
88 Reaching for Higher Ground Series to show 'Terms and Conditions May Apply'
Public Relations News Release 2014:177, p.1
2/9/2015 The documentary will be shown February 23 in the Center for Multicultural Education. This event is free and open to the public.
89 Rod Library selected to receive four donated paintings
Public Relations News Release 2014:178, p.1
2/9/2015 UNI's Rod Library is the new home of four donated paintings, they will be displayed on the ground floor adjacent to the UNI Museum.
90 UNI Lifelong University announces spring 2015 courses
Public Relations News Release 2014:168, p.1
2/3/2015 UNI's Lifelong University will offer five noncredit courses this spring. The course fees are $40, which covers parking passes and course handouts
91 UNI Media Opportunity: BOR members to visit Arctic exhibit at UNI Museum
Public Relations News Release 2014:166, p.1
2/2/2015 Members of the Iowa Board of Regents will attend the opening of an Arctic exhibit on February 4, in UNI's Rod Library.
92 UNI Museum to host Arctic exhibit
Public Relations News Release 2014:165, p.1
2/2/2015 This exhibit is a traveling photographic exhibition developed by the Royal Canadian Geographic Society and Canada's Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development. The exhibit is will be here February 5 through early April 2015.
93 Reaching for Higher Ground film series begins with drones
Public Relations News Release 2014:156, p.1
1/15/2015 On January 26, the Center for Multicultural Education will have a film and discussion series. This year's theme is Media and Social Media: A Networked Society, and the events are free and open to the public.
94 UNI Museum to host Camp Dodge lecture
Public Relations News Release 2014:127, p.1
11/20/2014 The lecture will take place December 10, on the first floor of the Rod Library. After the lecture, there will be an exhibit as well. Both the exhibit and presentation are free and open to the public.
95 Going around the world for International Education Week
Public Relations News Release 2014:119, p.1
11/13/2014 To help celebrate International Education week, Rod Library is hosting "Around the World in 120 Minutes" on November 19. More than 20 countries will be represented at various tables. All events are free and open to the public.
96 UNI art professor to present on World War I ship camouflage
Public Relations News Release 2014:116, p.1
11/12/2014 UNI art professor Roy Behrens will present his lecture to accompany the most recent exhibit added to the UNI Museum. The presentation is November 17, on the first floor of Rod Library.
97 Getting together to listen
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:21, p.4
11/10/2014 Rod Library hosted a listening table, a gathering where anyone can talk without being judged; photo.
98 UNI faculty and staff proclaim 'We Can Do Better'
Public Relations News Release 2014:106, p.1
11/3/2014 UNI faculty and staff have planned a Day of Solidarity in response to the posts on Yik Yak, it is taking place November 6, near the fountain between Maucker Union and Rod Library.
99 UNI to offer digital media classes to kids
Public Relations News Release 2014:43, p.1
9/15/2014 UNI will offer digital media classes to elementary and junior high kids on Saturdays, starting October 4. Classes meet in the computer lab on Rod Library's main floor, Room 286. The cost is $5 per hour.
100 Rod Library undergoes transformations for accessibility
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:4, p.5
9/11/2014 Rod Library began work on three new renovations inside their space that will change the library experience for the students including a west entrance, new cafe, and a museum on the first floor; photo.


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