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251 Inside the "World of Jenks"
Firman--Tehrene Victoria (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:43, p.4
3/11/2011 MTV star Andrew Jenks allowed students to dig deeper into his life away from the cameras; photo
252 James Zogby discusses America's view of Arabs
Wilkins--Alan Michael (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:43, p.4
3/11/2011 Author of "Arab Voices" presents some of the stereotypes Americans have of Arabs; photo.
253 UNI to sponsor 'Blue Zones' speaker
Public Relations News Release 2010:239, p.1
3/11/2011 New York Times best selling author Dan Buettner will discuss Blue Zones; places in the world where higher percentages of people are living longer, healthier lives; will also discuss how cities are receiving makeovers through his Vitality City movement.
254 Diplomat discusses dichotomy of Turkey
Braumann--Kari Sue (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:42, p.2
3/8/2011 Faith Yildiz, consul general to the Turkish Consulate in Chicago, spoke about the progress Turkey has made with its economy, now the sixth largest in Europe.
255 E. Patrick Johnson's appearance in Hearst Lecture series rescheduled
Cassidy--Anthony Joseph (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:41, p.2
3/4/2011 March 8 is the new date for presentation based on the book, "Sweet Tea". Johnson is a professor and chair of the Department of Performance Studies and professor of African American Studies at Northwestern.
256 UNI hosts annual African-American Read-In
Hayne--Cassandra Kay (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 107:41, p.5
3/4/2011 First graders from Price Lab and Waterloo schools packed the Maucker Union Ballroom to learn about African-American history. Over 425 students attended; photo.
257 Larry Stone discusses the legacy of Iowa's 'bird lady'
Krull--Danielle Leigh (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:40, p.4
3/1/2011 Gladys Black and her passion for birds, kids, and outdoor education were examined during a story telling and photographic presentation; photo.
258 NISG kicks off Alcohol Awareness Week
Firman--Tehrene Victoria (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:40, p.4
3/1/2011 Activities and speakers will share the dangers of alcohol with students, staff, and faculty during the coming week. Memory loss, injury, unwanted sexual activity, drunk driving, criminal mischief, or public intoxication can result.
259 CME to host speaker in recognition of Women's History Month.
Public Relations News Release 2010:226, p.1
2/28/2011 Susan Douglas, prize winning author will speak. Her lecture will focus on her analysis of the mixed messages surrounding women and the struggle between embedded feminism and enlightened sexism.
260 UNI Tallgrass Prairie Center to host Research and Management Seminar.
Public Relations News Release 2010:225, p.1
2/28/2011 Seminar to discuss the basics of monarch biology and their migration, as well as the conservation challenges that face monarchs.
261 UNI to celebrate Women's History Month.
Public Relations News Release 2010:228, p.1
2/28/2011 Series of events scheduled in honor of Women's History Month.
262 Michael Eric Dyson discusses identity at UNI
Hawkins--Ariel L. (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:38, p.6
2/22/2011 Hailed as one of the nation's most inspiring African-Americans, Dyson presented his keynote address at the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center. His visit was a great way to celebrate Black History Month.
263 Influential filmmaker Julie Dash to speak at UNI
Davis--Caroline Julia (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:37, p.4
2/18/2011 Hearst Lecture Series to feature multi-award winning film director. Julie Dash's presentation will be in the Center for Multicultural Education.
264 Darwin Week wraps up with a variety of speakers
Wilkins--Alan Michael (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:36, p.1
2/15/2011 Mark Blumberg lectured on his book "Freaks of Nature". Tyler O'Brien lectured on human evolution. Dan Barker, a former ordained minister, spoke on the shortcomings of religion. He is now an atheist; photo.
265 Celebrating Black History Month
Parker--Taryn Janelle (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:35, p.6
2/11/2011 It is difficult to imagine the campus under the segregation rules that were present during the 1960's. During February the country takes a moment to remember, reflect, and educate itself about the African-American dream; photo.
266 Darwin Week
Northern Iowan 107:34, p.1
2/8/2011 Schedule of events during Darwin Week.
267 UNIFI to host third annual Darwin Week
Kelzer--Sarah Marie (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:34, p.3
2/8/2011 Faculty and other speakers will address students, faculty, staff, and members of the community during Darwin Week. According to some this week is one of the top intellectual events of the year. It organized by students.
268 Comedian Tom Green to perform at Joker's Comedy Night Club
Tegeler--Cassie L. (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:32, p.3
2/1/2011 Interview with MTV comedian prior to his appearance in Cedar Falls; photo.
269 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.
270 UNI professor is expert on state supreme court issuses.
Public Relations News Release 2010:186, p.1
1/25/2011 Scott Peters researches state supreme court elections and the interaction between the courts and public opinion.
271 A dialogue of diversity
Northern Iowa Today 94:2, p.2
1/1/2011 Summary of events associated with GBPAC's "Standing on Higher Ground" program; President Allen's statement on the program; photo.
272 St. Stephen the Witness to present John Angotti
Strickland--Sara Christine (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:27, p.2
12/10/2010 Catholic Student Center will present John Angotti in concert at the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center. Angotti is a Christian music artist and has been involved with the Waterloo school system and the Cedar Valley for several years.
273 UNI prepares for commencement.
Public Relations News Release 2010:165, p.1
12/10/2010 More than 900 students who have completed their degrees during the fall semester are eligible to participate in the ceremony. This year's commencement speaker is Jenna Humpal, an individual studies major from Ridgeway.
274 Ken Murphy opens up about blindness
Kelzer--Sarah Marie (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:24, p.1
11/19/2010 Over three million people in the United States have glaucoma. Murphy explained his experience with blindness and the obstacles it presents; photo.
275 Campus Activates Board hosts comedy night
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:23, p.6
11/16/2010 Adam Grabowski and Cristela Alonzo held the crowd in their hands during comedy night.
276 Risman speaks on sexuality and hooking up
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:23, p.1
11/16/2010 Barbara Risman, renowned professor in feminist theory and gender equality, provided two lectures in response to a standing room only crowd. Her visit was sponsored by the Sociology Club.
277 John Stauber gives UNI an inside look at the public relations world
Spory--Karyn Kathleen (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:22, p.1
11/12/2010 Investigative reporter and New York Times best selling author presents his views on public relations. He started the non-profit Center for Media and Democracy and its magazine, PR World, in 1993; photo.
278 Mike Shiley's 'Lessons from Iraq" a snapshot in time
Sandbothe--Alyx Jordan (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:21, p.1
11/9/2010 A homemade press pass, digital video recorder, and a rented bullet-proof vest were the tools used by Mike Shiley to produce his documentary on the war in Iraq. Students had many questions following his presentation; photo.
279 Patrick Kuhse to present 'Iowa Fugitive'
Kelzer--Sarah Marie (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:21, p.1
11/9/2010 The Wilson Series in Business Ethics will sponsor the appearance of Patrick Kuhse. He will speak on business ethics and critical thinking. Mr. Kuhse has more than twenty years of experience as a stock broker. He has also served time in prison; photo.
280 Chief Justice Ternus visits UNI
Kresse--William Joseph (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:17, p.1
10/26/2010 Marsha Ternus, chief justice of the Iowa Supreme Court, spoke in Seerley Hall on the Supreme Court and its relation to a maxim known as rule of law. She also discussed the issue on this year's ballot concerning the retention of judges; photo.
281 Tim Wise to speak at UNI
Trampel--Erin Elizabeth (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:16, p.3
10/22/2010 Tim Wise returns to UNI after speaking on campus four years ago. The antiracist educator, essayist, and author will speak on comparative racism, race and education, and racism and religion.
282 UNI to host a public discussion on energy efficiency and conservation
Public Relations News Release 2010:107, p.1
10/20/2010 The Office of Sustainability and the Center for Energy and Environmental Education will host the public discussion "Driving Demand for Energy Efficiency - the Kansas Take Charge Challenge."
283 Libertarians five views on political issues
Kelzer--Sarah Marie (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:15, p.1
10/19/2010 Nick Taber and Eric Cooper visit with students concerning the fundamentals of the libertarian political philosophy; photo.
284 Happiness don't cost a thing: author John de Graaf to speak at UNI
McCollum--Lauren Renae (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:13, p.2
10/12/2010 John de Graaf will share his research on whether or not happiness is determined by wealth. His latest book is entitled; "Affluenza: The All Consuming Epidemic".
285 Robinson addresses issues in K-12 education
Funk--Dakota John (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:13, p.4
10/12/2010 Sharon Robinson spoke on understanding the problems in the educational system. She encouraged those present to "be part of the solution".
286 Alternative futures of Iowa agriculture to be discussed at UNI event
Public Relations News Release 2010:89, p.1
10/7/2010 Joan Nassauer, professor of natural resources and environment at the University of Michigan, will present "Alternative Futures for Iowa Agriculture." Nassauer will discuss water quality, wildlife habitat, and the health and future of rural communities.
287 Former U. S. ambassador to speak at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2010:80, p.1
10/1/2010 Mary Kramer, former president of the Iowa Senate and former Ambassador to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, will speak in the Center for Multicultural Education.
288 Graham Cooks to speak at UNI Wilson lecture
Public Relations News Release 2010:75, p.1
9/30/2010 Graham Cooks, a distinguished professor of analytical chemistry at Purdue University, will present "Getting it Right: Identification of Chemicals in Surgery, Forgery, Pharmacy, and Everyday Life," The 2010 Leland Wilson Endowed Chemistry Lecture.
289 Correction
Northern Iowan 107:9, p.3
9/28/2010 Northern Iowan regrets that the photo captioned as Bob Dylan in a previous paper was actually a photo of Robbie Robertson.
290 Bob Dylan coming to UNI
Kreese--William Joseph (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:8, p.1
9/24/2010 Tickets are on sale for the Bob Dylan concert next month in the McLeod Center. Dylan, a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has had five records reach number one during his five decade career; photo.
291 Constitution Day to highlight power of a vote
Spory--Karyn Kathleen (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:7, p.1
9/21/2010 Activities for Constitution Day announced. Kirk R. Lund and Ed Cook will speak.
292 Judy Shepard addresses gay rights
Funk--Dakota John (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:7, p.1
9/21/2010 The mother of Matthew Shepard addressed a sold out Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center about making something positive of her son's death. The general public needs to become educated about the gay community; photo.
293 National teacher of the year to speak at UNI
Snook--Jessica Ann (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:6, p.1
9/17/2010 Sarah Brown Wessling, a native Iowan, will share her thoughts on worthy learning in the Communication Arts Building.
294 Financial expert to speak at UNI
Spory--Karyn Kathleen (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:5, p.2
9/14/2010 Howard Bunsis will address how the Iowa budget cuts have affected Iowa universities and how these cuts could have been handled better.
295 Judy Shepard to speak at GBPAC
Kresse--William Joseph (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:5, p.1
9/14/2010 The mother of Matthew Shepard, a victim of a hate crime in 1998, will share her story as part of the Standing on Higher Ground educational events, workshops, and panels; photo.
296 Abortion takes center stage at UNI
Funk--Dakota John (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:50, p.6
4/16/2010 Melissa Ohden will speak on the awareness of the impact of abortion on men, women, children, families, and communities.
297 Author Joel Best to present "The Stupidity Effect" lecture
O'Loughlin--Emily (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:50, p.8
4/16/2010 Joel Best will be presenting two lectures and serve as keynote speaker of the Iowa Sociological Association's annual meeting.
298 KKK and Cornell West feedback
Northern Iowan 106:47, p.4
4/6/2010 Would like to have seen more coverage of Cornell West visit and less coverage of Ku Klux Klan.
299 Panther Portraits
Krueger--Jeffrey Allen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:45, p.6
3/30/2010 Scenes from the Physics Olympics and the visit of Cornel West and his commentaries on civic engagement and the democratic process; photo.
300 Seventh most powerful woman in the world speaks at UNI
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:42, p.7
3/9/2010 DuPont CEO Ellen Kullman talked about leadership behavior during her address in the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center. Engagement, setting the right tone, and accountability led her list of behaviors; photo.

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