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1 Panther Preview
Northern Iowan Staff
Northern Iowan 119:52, p.05
4/20/2023 A timeline of events happening on campus next week. Some of the events include musical performances, the Traditions Keeper Ceremony, and a Sexual Assault Awareness Pet Therapy Event with Pet Pals.
2 UNI social and emotional learning conference
Grove--Meg (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:47, p.04
4/3/2023 The Social and Emotional Learning Conference will be held this year on April 7, 2023 in Maucker Union and Schindler Education Center. This conference is sponsored by the College of Education and Ken Budke; photo.
3 Schindler Education Center takes flight
Northern Iowan 119:46, p.03
3/30/2023 In this satirical article written for April Fools, suspicions of the Schindler Education Center being a UFO were confirmed as the top half of the building broke off and blasted into space; photo.
4 A resident assistant takeover: UNI's 32nd Annual Midwest RA Conference
Pedersen--Grant (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:32, p.01
1/30/2023 UNI hosted this year's Midwest Resident Assistant Conference. This conference provided sessions, team-building, and fun experiences for over 500 RAs from 10 different midwestern states; photo.
5 Rod Library sells books for a bargain
Meyers--Trevor (Student-2021), Parr--Sam (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:28, p.01
12/8/2022 Rod Library sold over 8,000 books, music, and LPs to education students and/or teachers. This book sale was put on in efforts to help support the Teacher Education and Collaboration Hub (TEACH) project; photo.
6 New education center features media system
NI Archives
Northern Iowan 118:16, p.04
10/21/2021 Reprinted from the NI Archives, this article discusses Phase II and final phase construction of the Education Complex; photo.
7 UNI da la bienvenida a la oradora invitada Vanessa Espinoza
NI En Espanol Staff
Northern Iowan 118:11, p.08
10/4/2021 Vanessa Espinoza, UNI alum, will come to campus October 7 as a guest speaker in honor of Latinx Heritage Month. Read in English on page 4.
8 UNI welcomes Vanessa Espinoza
NI En Espanol Staff
Northern Iowan 118:11, p.04
10/4/2021 Vanessa Espinoza, UNI alum, will come to campus October 7 as a guest speaker in honor of Latinx Heritage Month. Read in Spanish on page 8.
9 Food Court, Schindigs close for semester
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021), Magnificat--Gelase (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:28, p.01
1/28/2021 The Maucker Union food court and Schindigs in Schindler Education Center close for the semester due to the pandemic and reduced sales. Additionally, TC's Takeout from the 23rd Street Market will no longer be offered. The food court will hopefully reopen in Fall 2021. Dining locations remaining open include Chat, Essentials, 23rd Street Market, Biscotti's, and Book Bistro; photo.
10 African American Children and Families Conference held in SEC
Stoffer--Emma (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 116:40, p.01
3/2/2020 The ninth annual African American Children and Families Conference was held in the Schindler Education Center on February 28. The theme was "Transforming Communities for the Betterment of the Lives of African American Children and Families;" photo.
11 Preview: Love a Donor Week
Mitchell--Cecilia (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 116:34, p.04
2/10/2020 UNI's eighth annual Love a Donor Week is February 10-14 and includes multiple opportunities for students, faculty, and staff to write thank-you notes to university donors at various locations across campus; photo.
12 Panther Portrait: The SingPins
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:25, p.05
12/5/2019 The SingPins performed in the lobby of the Schindler Education Center; photos.
13 Teachers offer advice at SEECA panel
Weber--Colby (Class of 2020), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 116:24, p.01
11/21/2019 The Student Elementary and Early Childhood Association (SEECA) Classroom Teacher Panel gathered in Schindler Education Center on November 19. Six teachers shared their classroom experiences. Four were from the Cedar Valley and two more interacted via Zoom and discussed their lives as teachers. Each teacher gave advice and discussed challenges and rewards; photos.
14 Jepson Forum on immigration and tariffs
Mass--Emma'Le (Student--2019), Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:9, p.01
9/30/2019 The annual Jepson Forum, which honors Danish immigrant Lawrence Jepson who came to Iowa in the early 1900s, took place inside Schindler Education Center on September 26th, 2019. The forum was organized by Professor of Economics Shahina Amin and panelists were Loren Bawn, Mark Grey, Chad Hart, and Aaron Purze. The discussed immigration, politics, tariffs, and agriculture; photo.
15 Keep the light on for Banned Books Week
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:8, p.01
9/26/2019 Banned Books Week has returned to UNI, celebrated by Rod Library and the College of Education with multiple displays around campus. The American Library Association (ALA) maintains a list of banned books, which are books challenged by individuals or groups who want them removed from public and school libraries. Youth services librarian Katelyn Browne discusses reasons why books are banned and encourages students and future teachers to read widely; photos.
16 Yemen, praxis and global responsibility
Rawwas--Mohammed (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 116:5, p.03
9/16/2019 In the author's opinion, the war and genocide in Yemen is being exacerbated by the United States government, which should end its involvement with Saudi Arabia and in Yemen. Rawwas supports the efforts of representative Ro Khanna and Bernie Sanders and calls out President Trump and the recent 9/11 memorial event on campus that included a helicopter landing, saying they draw attention away from ongoing civilian causalities; photo.
17 UNI to host satellite voting
Stelk--Caleb (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:14, p.02
10/11/2018 UNI will offer on-campus satellite voting for the 2018 midterm elections; photo.
18 UNI to host Literacy Conference
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:46, p.02
3/29/2018 UNI is set to host the Elementary Literacy Conference to give teachers new strategies to current and future teachers.
19 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.
20 SingPins serenade, perform on campus
Mazzarella--Allison (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:18, p.01
10/26/2017 The SingPins is an acapella group of Varsity Men's Glee Club. Formerly the Camrata group, they transitioned from choral to pop music and became the SingPins. They performed in Schindler Hall on October 20 and Maucker Union on October 24; photos.
21 Homecoming "Amazing Race" flies across campus
Duax--Amelia (Student--2017), Davis--Kirby (Class of 2018)
Northern Iowan 114:13, p.02
10/9/2017 The Amazing Race Traditions Challenge took place during Homecoming Week on October 4. Team Purple Panthers - Mandy Rawson, Lanna Whitlock, Cole Malcom, Ben Alrichs, and Jacob Horn finished first. Team Chewbacca Awakens - Anjanah Nair, Danusha Manohar, Manjunath Reddy, Baddah Alqahtani, and Tenzing Bajracharya - took the award for best-dressed; photos.
22 Faculty struggle with Schindler remodel
Northern Iowan 112:2, p.2
8/31/2015 Due to the remodeling of Schindler Education Center, many faculty members were forced to move from their offices and lose some of their workspace; 260 courses that were taught in Schindler Education Center will be taught elsewhere on campus.
23 Schindler remodel is necessary
Gravert--Gabe (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 111:54, p.4
4/30/2015 Gabe Gravert shares his joy about the new renovation plans set for Schindler; photo
24 UNI's Elementary Literacy Conference to be held April 17
Public Relations News Release 2014:216, p.1
3/27/2015 The 47th annual Elementary Literacy Conference will be on April 17, in the Schindler Education Center. There will be a pre-conference event at the Grout Museum/Bluedorn Science Imaginarium in Waterloo April 16. The conference is free for UNI students.
25 UNI to host Conference on African-American Children and Families
Public Relations News Release 2014:163, p.1
1/29/2015 This is UNI's fourth year hosting the event that will take place in the Schindler Education Center (SEC) on February 20. This event is free and open to the public.
26 UNI's College of Education to host town hall meeting in Cedar Rapids
Public Relations News Release 2014:136, p.1
12/1/2014 The meeting will be held December 11, at Grant Wood AEA. UNI will host several town hall meetings across the state to discuss education in Iowa.
27 UNI's College of Education tot host town hall meeting in Des Moines area
Public Relations News Release 2014:132, p.1
11/24/2014 The next meeting will be held in Johnston, December 10, at Heartland AEA. Meeting will be held across the state from now until December.
28 UNI's College of Education to host town meeting in Bettendorf
Public Relations News Release 2014:107, p.1
11/3/2014 UNI will host several town meetings across Iowa to discuss education. The next meeting is November 17, and is going to be held in Bettendorf. Meetings will be held from now until December.
29 Book fair to raise money
Baldus--Rachel (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:10, p.4
10/2/2014 The UNI Student Reading Association held their semi-annual Scholastic book fair in SEC for people to purchase books for teaching; photo.
30 UNI's College of Education to host town meeting in Council Bluffs
Public Relations News Release 2014:61, p.1
9/25/2014 UNI College of Education will host several town meetings across the state to discuss education in Iowa. The next meeting will be in Council Bluffs, October 9, at the Educational Service Center.
31 Top 10 hidden places to study on campus
Northern Iowan 110:55, p.supp. 6
5/1/2014 Lists and pictures of the top ten place to study on campus; photo.
32 Education center will move to Sabin Hall
Krogman--Kayla Jean (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 110:54, p.2
4/28/2014 UNI received $2 million to operate a new education center. The Center for Educational Transformation will allow students to participate in hands-on research activities; photo.
33 Food for your stomach and mind
Baldus--Rachel (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:50, p.6
4/14/2014 Next fall the Rod Library will feature a café where students can purchase food and beverages. This is a way to attract more students to the library. The project is funded by the library, Department of Residence, and academic affairs; photo.
34 46th annual conference on elementary literacy at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2013:223, p.1
3/27/2014 UNI will host the 46th annual Elementary Literacy Conference. The conference is free to UNI students and faculty. The event will include multiple sessions on topics in the areas of literacy, arts integration, and the Common Core standards.
35 UNI event aims to empower African-America community
Public Relations News Release 2013:183, p.1
2/20/2014 UNI will host the third annual Conference on African-American Children and Families. The conference looks to educate those in attendance on diversity. There will be several breakout sessions and a keynote speaker, Janice Hale.
36 Branstad's budget hits UNI issues
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:28, p.1
1/16/2014 UNI will receive an extra $8 million for the next two fiscal years, if Governor Branstad's 2015 budget is passed. This is not as much as UNI requested. Branstad also requested $32.9 million to renovate Schindler Education Center; photo.
37 President Ruud expresses appreciation for Governor's support of tuition freeze
Public Relations News Release 2013:155, p.1
1/14/2014 President Ruud expresses his thanks to Governor Branstad for the budget recommendations in support of UNI. This will allow UNI to freeze tuition for its second consecutive year. The Governor also supported the $2 million renovation of Schindler.
38 Discussion of new education center continues
Aune--Jordan Lee (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:25, p.1
11/22/2013 During the Iowa Board of Regents' upcoming meeting, the board plans to bring up professional development assignments for UNI faculty and an update on the Iowa Research and Development Center for Educational Transformation at UNI.
39 Regents approve education center
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:18, p.1
10/29/2013 The Iowa Board of Regents approved plans to open a new education center, "The Center for Educational Transformation" at the University of Northern Iowa. The center will replace Malcolm Price Laboratory.
40 UNI to host Panther Play Date
Public Relations News Release 2013:100, p.1
10/21/2013 UNI will offer Panther Play Dates in the Schindler Education Center. Students grades one through five may attend. UNI elementary education and theatre majors will provide art and activities for the students.
41 BOR approves big-ticket items
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:5, p.1
9/13/2013 UNI's official enrollment this year reached 12,159 students. This number is higher than predicted, but lower than last fall's enrollment. At the Board of Regents meeting UNI requested $10 million to help with renovations to Schindler Education Center.
42 The BOR will discuss big UNI items at meeting
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:4, p.1
9/10/2013 UNI is requesting approximately $10 million from the Iowa Board of Regents. The university is hoping that this amount will be awarded yearly to UNI. This money would allow UNI to freeze tuition rates and renovate Schindler Education Center.
43 'Everybody knows somebody' theme for Eating Disorder Awareness Week
Lynch--Elizabeth Ann (Student--2013)3
Northern Iowan 109:37, p.4
2/22/2013 This year for Eating Disorder Awareness Week students are trying to raise awareness on eating disorders. There are several informative events for students hoping to learn more about eating disorders.
44 UNI to host conference on African-American children and families
Public Relations News Release 2012:157, p.1
12/7/2012 UNI will host the second annual Conference on African-American Children and Families. This conference will help people to better understand the culture, ethnicity, race, socioeconomic status and needs of African-American families.
45 Waterloo students explore the American Dream
Public Relations News Release 2012:142, p.1
11/19/2012 The University of Northern Iowa Reaching for Higher Ground Series will be showcasing sixth grades students responses to the question, "What is my American Dream?". The events will include essays and photographs done by the students.
46 I Spy at UNI
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:23, p.2
11/13/2012 Mystery photo looking for identification. The previous photo was identified by Dustin Woody as the fountain outside Schindler Education Center; photo.
47 Life after Price Lab: Level II field experiences
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 109:7, p.1
9/18/2012 New field experience consists of a two week mini-course followed by a minimum of twenty-five hour field experience during a six week period. Waterloo and Cedar Falls schools are providing areas for field experience; photo.
48 Changes made in student computer centers
Koolbeck--Alex Elizabeth (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 109:3, p.3
8/31/2012 ITS has closed the student computer centers in Bartlett Hall and Rod Library. A new lab has opened in Panther Village. Ninety-five new computers are located in various centers on campus. New Duplex printers were purchased to cut paper usage.
49 Panther Portraits
Clausen--Eric Lee (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:1, p.18
8/24/2012 Scenes from move-in week and the first week of classes; photo.
50 UNI CDC relocating to Hillside Courts
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:54, p.4
4/27/2012 The Child Development Center will move from its present location in the Malcolm Price Laboratory School. The process is moving quickly. The anticipated change will take place after the end of the summer session.


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