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151 This area is designated
Sumpter--Gloria Jean (Grad Assistant--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:54, p.8
4/29/2011 Seeks the safe and welcoming feeling of Rod Library for other areas on campus. Humans tend to stay within their comfort zones. Believes that our lives would be better served by talking to and getting to know those of other cultures and beliefs.
152 Traditions Challenge: making your own history at UNI
Braumann--Kari Sue (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:54, p.supp 5
4/29/2011 Students urged to take advantage of Traditions Challenge. The book is similar to a scrapbook to help keep track of your experiences at UNI. There are a list of nearly fifty traditions to experience; photo.
153 I Spy at UNI
Schreck--Anna E. (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:50, p.1
4/15/2011 Faculty, staff, and students challenged to identify the "mystery photo"; photo.
154 Alumnus donates historical collection to Rod Library
Northern Iowa Today 94:2, p.28
4/1/2011 Maurice (Moe) Wadle donates collection of Pocket Books to Library; will be housed in Special Collections; photo.
155 Tuition to increase by five percent next year
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:45, p.1
3/29/2011 The Iowa Board of Regents voted 7-2 to approve a tuition increase for the coming academic year. In-state business students will see an increase of 11.3 percent. This is aimed to make up for former Governor Culver's ten per cent across the board cut.
156 Women's and Gender Studies Program to host Women's History Month
Cassidy--Anthony Joseph (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:40, p.1
3/1/2011 Annual open house will be held this week. The group activities this month will be dedicated to Susan Allbee. A memorial will be held in the Sabin Hall foyer with a reception following the ceremony.
157 After school: UNI's intellectual wasteland
Dippold--Michael Steven (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:31, p.7
1/28/2011 Readers urged to take advantage of the lectures and presentations outside the classroom. Students seem not to want to take time to be exposed to new ideas and experiences.
158 Holiday wish list
Jeffries--Leah Kay (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:27, p.10
12/10/2010 Members of the editorial staff share their hopes for the new year. President Allen's health, basketball success, students taking group projects more seriously, and hopes for a snow day are some of the wishes.
159 College Hill Partnership to host Tree Lighting Celebration
Kelzer--Sarah Marie (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:25, p.5
12/3/2010 Students and members of the community will kick off the holiday season with open houses, entertainment, discounts, special sales, and holiday goodies; photo.
160 Panther Portraits
Maddix--Nicholas Scott (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:15, p.2
10/19/2010 Fall scenes on campus; photo.
161 Use your resources
Jeffries--Leah Kay (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:11, p.8
10/5/2010 Students urged to take advantage of several free activities on campus; Rod Library, ITS, athletic events, Career Services, and the Wellness and Recreation Center; photo.
162 Numerous study places, opportunities for help around campus
O'Loughlin--Emily (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:54, p.supplement 18
4/30/2010 Study areas are provided in Maucker Union, Rod Library, main and individual house lounges in the dorms, and classroom buildings.
163 UNI celebrates Women's History Month
Public Relations News Release 2009:300, p.1
2/26/2010 To kick off Women's History Month, "Women in the Globalized World," a panel discussion sponsored by the Women's and Gender Studies Program, will be held in the Center for Multicultural Education, Maucker Union.
164 New trends in adult reading Adults reading youth literature
Public Relations News Release 2009:293, p.1
2/22/2010 Who said that children's and youth books are just for kids? According to Yolanda Hood, youth collection librarian at Rod Library, the surge in good youth literature has resulted in many adults reading children's books.
165 UNI's MTA hosts 4th Annual African-American Read-In
Public Relations News Release 2009:287, p.1
2/18/2010 Alumna Jan Spivey Gilchrist returned to the college for the Read-in, where she lead a series of three sessions with students from Black Hawk Elementary, Walter Cunningham School of Excellence, and Malcolm Price Laboratory.
166 Rod Library display cases highlight current issues
Kintzel--Scott Elliott (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:36, p.4
2/16/2010 Three glass display cases are available for use by university community in Rod Library. Current events and controversial topics are displayed. Exhibits change every month; photo.
167 A treasure trove of university history
Taylor--Mary L. (Public Relations Staff)
Northern Iowa Today 93:3, p.8
1/1/2010 A look at the collections and services of the Rod Library Special Collections and University Archives; photo.
168 Wasteful practices escalate paper costs
Jensen--Brice Tyler (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:20, p.1
11/6/2009 Student impatience blamed for the overuse of printing at Rod Library. Fliers and a new policy of a forty page limit are aimed to help reduce waste. Paper is recycled, but increased costs of paper and toner require action; photo.
169 Quiet study places
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:19, p.5
11/3/2009 Rod Library, Lang Hall, Communication Arts Center, Towers Center, Hemisphere Lounge, and Panera Bread listed as the favorite quiet study places for students. All have plusses and minuses.
170 H1N1 to Z-day: always be prepared
Fagle--Tess Ann (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:18, p.5
10/30/2009 Tips on where best to survive the dreaded flu or zombie day. The dorms, Campanile, McCollum Hall, Rialto, and Rod Library all have pluses and minuses; photo.
171 UNI's Rod Library to host Cedar Valley Hunger Games Oct. 24
Public Relations News Release 2009:115, p.1
10/13/2009 The Cedar Valley Hunger Games celebrates the love of reading and the popularity of Suzanne Collins' bestselling young adult novel while providing a service opportunity and a fun overnight event.
172 Apples, cheese and comedy featured at Sept. 19 ACRE event
Public Relations News Release 2009:49, p.1
9/14/2009 The Cedar Falls Annual Community Read for the Environment will be at Hartman Reserve Nature Center. Attendees can sample apples from local orchards, help make apple cider and learn to make cheese from professor Jack Yates.
173 Great summer reads for kids Lazy summer days make great reading opportunities
Public Relations News Release 2008:564, p.1
6/4/2009 Studies consistently show that children actually lose reading achievement during the summer months. "Encourage your children to read this summer," says Yolanda Hood, youth collection librarian and assistant professor. Tips included.
174 UNI Rod Library acquires alumna's special edition concrete poetry
Northern Iowa Today 93:1, p.22
6/1/2009 Rod Library acquires work by alumna Mary Ellen Solt; photo.
175 Academic resources aid students
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 105:54, p.supp 7
5/1/2009 Help is available for college students from several sources at the University of Northern Iowa; photo.
176 UNI Rod Library announces "Student of the Month'
Public Relations News Release 2008:465, p.1
4/13/2009 Melissa Maday, a senior from Bettendorf, has been named the Rod Library "Student of the Month" for April. Maday, majoring in religion and Asian studies, has been working in the library's art and music collection department for two years.
177 UNI Rod Library announces 'Student of the Month'
Public Relations News Release 2008:363, p.1
2/27/2009 Derek Merk, a senior from Boone, is the "Student of the Month," for February. He began working in the library's Reference & Instructional Services Department in August 2006. He works at the reference desk and handles government documents.
178 UNI Rod Library announces 'Student of the Month'
Public Relations News Release 2008:326, p.1
1/30/2009 Ashley Fecht, a junior from Lost Nation, is the "Student of the Month," for January; began working in the Collection Management Department in May 2008; responsible for training and answering questions for recently hired students in her area;
179 UNI Rod Library announces November 'Student of the Month'
Public Relations News Release 2008:265, p.1
12/9/2008 Stacie Duckwitz, a sophomore graphic communications major from Oyens, a Rod Library students assistant, was nominated for her punctuality. "She is always on time, and when given a task, she completes it in a timely manner," said her nominator.
180 The upside of graduation
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 105:22, p.3
11/14/2008 The wind, tests and quizzes, the library, construction, and overpriced food are a few of the things that will not be missed upon graduation.
181 UNI Rod Library announces 'Student of the Month'
Public Relations News Release 2008:184, p.1
10/28/2008 Emilina Kurtovic, a sophomore from Waterloo has been working in the Reference and Instructional Services department. She assists patrons, shelves books, works on the floor and troubleshoots priter problems.She is a native of Bosnia.
182 Weekend warriors
Dahlke--Lisa Renae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 105:6, p.6
9/19/2008 Students urged to stay in Cedar Falls for the weekends. By going home each weekend, the student will miss 29% of the college experience. Weekend activities suggested.
183 Baker Hall deals with mold
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:33, p.1
2/8/2008 Advanced Environmental testing firm found thirty-six offices in Baker Hall that contained higher allergen levels than outside air. Their inspection followed discovery of mold in August of 2007; photo.
184 Black History Month February 2008
Northern Iowan 104:33, p.13
2/8/2008 Schedule of activities for Black History Month; photo.
185 Black History Month events offered at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2007:412, p.1
2/7/2008 A variety of events will be offered through the Center for Multicultural Education including film showings and discussions.
186 Student Voices
Samona--Arlene Anita (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:22, p.9
11/9/2007 Students respond to the question; "Where's your favorite place on campus to use the restroom"?
187 Student Voices
Northern Iowan 104:20, p.11
11/2/2007 Students answer the question, "What's your favorite place to hang out on campus?"
188 Homecoming Out Day, Matthew Shepard vigil and other events educate students
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:15, p.1
10/16/2007 Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Ally Union holds events during Homecoming to educate the public; photo.
189 Construction projects reconsidered
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:3, p.5
8/31/2007 Questions the timing and selection of campus construction projects; requests more student oriented improvements; photo.
190 Artwork livens up campus landscape
Harken--Sarah (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:2, p.1
8/28/2007 One-half of one percent of the cost of a building goes toward creating artwork that everyone can view and enjoy; photo.
191 We're all Panthers
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:2, p.7
8/28/2007 Importance of the Panther as UNI's mascot; history and purpose.
192 Panther Portraits
Hawthorne--Morgan L. A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 103:61, p.2
7/20/2007 Photos of summer at UNI and surrounding area; photo.
193 Construction takes students' needs to heart
Hawthorne--Morgan L. A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 103:58, p.1
6/22/2007 Facilities Planning Advisory Committee keeps students in mind as construction projects take place; photo.
194 UNI's Rod Library celebrates National Library Week, puts collections online
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
4/9/2007 National Library Week is April 15-21.
195 Remembering the man with the dream
Gathua--Grace M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:30, p.1
1/19/2007 Martin Luther King, Jr. remembered during activities at UNI; photo.
196 Panel discussion for UNI Martin Luther King Day celebration to be held January 16
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
1/9/2007 African American stakeholders from the Cedar Valley, UNI students, faculty, and staff, will discuss what Martin Luther King, Jr. means to them.
197 News Brief/Calendar
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
10/16/2006 The Rod Library Used Book Sale will take place Saturday, October 21.
198 Hispanic heritage month 2006
Northern Iowan 103:9, p.5
9/26/2006 Many events are planned for Hispanic heritage month, during October. Paula Crisostomo will be the featured speaker on October 5.
199 UNI offers children's literature workshops for educators
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
5/17/2006 Workshops will take place at the Rod Library July 11 throught July 14.
200 Studying, stress, and senioritis; students cope with impending finals week
Meeker--Georgia Kaye (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:27, p.3
12/6/2005 Students prepare for finals as the semester comes to an end; photo.


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