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1 Iceland study abroad experience
Guthrie--Peyton (Student--2023)
Northern Iowan 119:37, p.04
2/16/2023 A small group of UNI students and faculty shared their findings from their trip to Iceland during a seminar held in Latham Hall on February 13, 2023. Peyton Guthrie writes the trip details and about how students can learn more information about study abroad trips; photo.
2 Panther portrait: Study abroad trip to Iceland
Study Abroad Center
Northern Iowan 119:37, p.05
2/13/2023 Five photos of students' and faculties trip to Iceland over winter break; photo.
3 UNI Study Abroad Center hosts Passport Day
Grove--Meg (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:23, p.05
11/14/2022 The Study Abroad Center will host UNI Passport Day in Bartlett where students can apply for or renew their passports. The Black Hawk County Recorder's Office will be at the event to accept passport applications and renewals.
4 UNI's study abroad program bounces back post pandemic
Murphy--Kate (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:16, p.01
10/20/2022 Kate Murphy interviews the secretary at the study abroad center (SAC) Ann Frenna about the adjustments that have been made with planning study abroad trips during and after the pandemic; photo.
5 Second First Impressions
Kalvig--Brittany (Student--2021), Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 118:7, p.03
9/20/2021 Brittany Kalvig discusses the pros of traveling abroad before or during college; photo.
6 Study abroad fair goes virtual
Lawrence--Kayla (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:28, p.04
1/28/2021 The Study Abroad Fair is held virtually; photos.
7 Study Abroad Fair goes virtual
Vadhera--Aashita (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 117:9, p.04
9/17/2020 The Study Abroad Fair is hosted virtually due to COVID-19; photos.
8 UNI cancels international travel, COVID-19
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 116:42, p.01
3/9/2020 Due to COVID-19, UNI has cancelled all university-sponsored international travel. The university first cancelled travel for the next 30 days, then for all summer 2020 study abroad courses. UNI implemented travel restrictions in stages, beginning in January with a temporary moratorium on travel to China, extending it to South Korea on February 29, Italy on March 2, and Iran on March 3. Students in UNI Camp Adventure were recalled or transferred from affected areas. On March 5, the Board of Regents issued a statement for all three public universities cancelling university-sponsored travel for all faculty, staff, and students for the next 30 days, which included spring break. UNI absorbed the cost of cancelled study abroad programs. Although the threat of the virus remained low for Iowa and campus, the university began preparations for the unlikely event of a campus shutdown with information posted on A panel on the virus and combatting its spread was to be held March 11 in Lang Hall Auditorium; photo.
9 Panther Portrait: Study Abroad Fair
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:30, p.04
1/28/2019 The Study Abroad Fair took place on January 23 in the Maucker Union ballroom; photos.
10 The best field trip you'll ever take
Barikor--Leziga (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 115:28, p.03
1/17/2019 Barikor writes about a study abroad experience in Spain and urges other UNI students to study abroad; photos.
11 Tips to remember while packing for study abroad
Kong--Alvin (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:9, p.03
9/24/2018 Kong, currently studying in England, gives packing tips to those preparing for their own study abroad experiences; photo.
12 Traveling the world with study abroad
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:7, p.04
9/17/2018 The Study Abroad Center will host a Study Abroad Fair to encourage students to explore the possibility of studying abroad; photos.
13 Study Abroad Fair
Smith--Monique (Student--2017), Barikor--Leziga (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 114:8, p.01
9/21/2017 The Study Abroad Fair was held in the Maucker Union Ballroom on September 20. It was organized by the Study Abroad Center and featured the different educational opportunities available, as well as the Black Hawk County Record's Office where students could apply for passports; photos.
14 The ebb and flow of study abroad programs
Madden--Jacob (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 112:9, p.2
9/28/2015 Many factors, such as enrollment and professor availability, play a role in UNI study abroad's capstone offerings.
15 New opportunities abroad
Baughman--Katie (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:7, p.4
9/21/2015 Over five hundred fifty students filled the Maucker Union Ballroom for the International Opportunities Fair held by UNI Study abroad.
16 How studying abroad changed my life
Cosgrove--Thaddeus Riley (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:44, p.3
3/26/2015 Riley Cosgrove shares how studying abroad changed his academics.
17 Study abroad offers trip to Tanzania
Noble--Cassidy (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:17, p.1
10/27/2014 Students are able to take a ten day trip to Tanzania as part of UNI's Study Abroad program; photo.
18 Study abroad under interim direction
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:2, p.2
9/4/2014 When previous director Yana Cornish resigned, Craig Klafter, the former Associate Provost for International Programs, approached Assistant Director of the Study Abroad Center Paula Vanzee about filling in as the interim director; photo.
19 Study abroad as a UNI student!
Northern Iowan 110:55, p.supp. 15
5/1/2014 Says students can study abroad while paying UNI tuition.
20 Bass brings vast experience to CSBS
Cosgrove--Thaddeus Riley (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:51, p.1
4/17/2014 Brenda Bass has been named the new Dean of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences. She has been with UNI since 1996. She is excited about this new opportunity.
21 Unforeseen benefits of study abroad
Hebbeln--Laura Katherine (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:51, p.3
4/17/2014 The author shares her international experience that she had. She mentions that even if you study abroad for a short period of time you will still benefit from it. Many students are more confidence and creative after their experience; photo.
22 Grab college opportunities and travel while young
Nelson--Nehemiah (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 110:41, p.3
3/3/2014 The author encourages college students to take advantage of every opportunity to travel and experience different cultures. Even if you are not able to travel, there are many other ways at UNI to learn about and experience different cultures.
23 UNI students explore living beyond U.S. borders
Shultz--Jacob (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:31, p.1
1/27/2014 UNI's Study Abroad Department hosted an International Opportunities Fair for students to learn more about different study abroad opportunities. Interested students were able to talk to others about their study abroad experience; photo.
24 UNI and KNU partner for STEM education
Rouse--Amber Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:3, p.2
9/6/2013 UNI will be partnering with Kyungpook University in South Korea to support science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education. Students from each school will be provided with a dual-degree opportunity and the chance to study abroad.
25 UNI partners with Kyungpook National University in Korea to internationalize STEM education
Public Relations News Release 2013:24, p.1
8/21/2013 UNI is partnering with Kyungpook National University in Korea to announce an innovative double-degree program. The program is for students training to be teachers in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics areas.
26 University of Northern Iowa Study Abroad Center recognized in new report
Public Relations News Release 2012:209, p.1
2/21/2013 UNI's Study Abroad Center has been recognized nationally in the 2012 Open Door Report.
27 Clearing up portions of Study Abroad article
Klafter--Craig E. (Assoc Provost for International Programs)
Northern Iowan 109:26, p.4
12/4/2012 Associate Provost Klafter responds to previous article concerning the Study Abroad program. Mistaken information and confusion in previous article addressed.
28 Remarkable voices
Northern Iowa Today 94:4, p.8
12/1/2012 UNI speech pathology program is strong; includes possibility for international work; one hundred per cent job placement for graduates; photo.
29 Faculty express concerns about Study Abroad Center; restructuring, compensation, faculty oversight committee discussed in meeting
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 109:25, p.1
11/30/2012 Faculty raise concerns over compensation from Study Abroad programs. Senate meeting proposes faculty oversight committee for Study Abroad to make appropriate decisions about Study Abroad courses; photo.
30 UNI southern Italy capstone course earns top national honors from Abroad101
Hinzmann--Nicholas Allen (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:24, p.6
11/16/2012 Based on student reviews, UNI's southern Italy capstone course was voted the number one short-term study abroad program in the United States. Study Abroad Center will continue to offer short-term courses and add additional programs; photo.
31 UNI Study Abroad Center receives top ranking
Public Relations News Release 2012:134, p.1
11/6/2012 UNI Study Abroad Capstone in Southern Italy awarded top short-term study abroad program. UNI offers study abroad programs in more than sixty countries.
32 UNI to celebrate International Education Week
Public Relations News Release 2012:129, p.1
11/1/2012 UNI International Programs, Study Abroad Center, Culture and Intensive English Program, the International Student and Scholars Office celebrate International Education Week at UNI. Various activities will take place throughout the week-long celebration.
33 Get an edge and step out of your comfort zone by studying abroad
Eilers--Bradley David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 109:14, p.4
10/12/2012 Students encouraged to take advantage of study abroad opportunities. Analysis of future employment and other benefits. Information on opportunities for going abroad provided.
34 Be UNIque, Study Abroad
Northern Iowan 109:7, p.6
9/18/2012 Opportunities to study abroad are provided including credit hours, countries, and schedules.
35 Study abroad and see the world from a new perspective
McKone--Madison Elizabeth (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:5, p.4
9/11/2012 Taking advantage of the opportunity to study abroad provides experiences the student will never forget. Ninety percent of the programs available are in English speaking countries. Financing is aided by scholarships and grants; photo.
36 Be UNIque, Study Abroad
Northern Iowan 109:2, p.3
8/28/2012 Study Abroad Center announces the opportunities for the coming year to study overseas. These sessions carry college credit, plus the chance to experience other cultures.
37 UNI student saves life while aboard
Wilkins--Alan Michael (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:2, p.8
8/28/2012 Austin Hedstrom used his life saving skills to save the life of a Chinese boy. Hedstrom saw the problem, reacted, and took immediate action. Back thrusts caused the boy to spit up water. Hedstrom then went with the boy to the hospital; photo.
38 Student questions information disclosure by Study Abroad
Afzal--Fariha (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 108:51, p.1
4/17/2012 Rebecca Byrne believes that Excel attachments to an E-mail that listed names, E-mail addresses, UNI ID numbers, emergency contact numbers, and the emergency contact relationship violated federal law.
39 Where in the world is UNI?
Northern Iowa Today 95:1, p.16
4/1/2012 UNI ranked fourth in US for its study abroad program; over 3500 UNI students have studies abroad since 2000; photo.
40 Campaigning abroad
McGraw--Stefanie Hannah (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:35, p.4
2/10/2012 Students studying abroad face major hurdles if running for office in the Northern Iowa Student Government. Getting on the ballot is very challenging.
41 Abroad 101 ranks UNI as number four study abroad program in nation
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:31, p.1
1/27/2012 Six hundred students from UNI took advantage of the study abroad program last semester. The office has grown from one person to a staff that provides programs in over sixty countries; photo.
42 These aren't your mom's reasons for studying abroad
McGraw--Stefanie Hannah (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:22, p.6
11/11/2011 Studying abroad recommended. Examining yourself, your culture, and experiencing a new culture and way of life are exciting.
43 UNI to celebrate 2011 International Education Week
Public Relations News Release 2011:114, p.1
11/11/2011 International Education Week will be celebrated from November 14 to November 18.
44 Week highlights opportunities for international education
Cassidy--Anthony Joseph (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:22, p.4
11/11/2011 November 14 marks the beginning of a series of events highlighting many different countries. Information displays, international foods, cultural games, and speakers will be featured.
45 Stepping into the unknown; alumna combines spirit of adventure with international business savvy to help underprivileged
Northern Iowa Today 94:3, p.8
9/1/2011 Kristi Philips talks about her extensive experience studying abroad during her years at UNI; photo.
46 UNI celebrates International Education Week
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:23, p.1
11/16/2010 Provost Gloria Gibson opened the celebration Sunday in Lang Auditorium. Guang Jin, a UNI alumnus, was the keynote speaker. The week's activities announced.
47 U. S. issues European travel alert
Bloomquist--Tyler Allix (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:16, p.3
10/22/2010 Americans traveling to Europe are being warned to be vigilant while in tourist areas. Terrorist chatter has increased lately. It is better to be safe than sorry.
48 Class exchange brings unique opportunity to students
Donovan--Maggie Mary (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:9, p.1
9/28/2010 The largest number of CIEP students come from China and Saudi Arabia. Turkey, Japan, Viet Nam, Mexico, South Korea, Chile, and Iraq also have students in the program. These students are involved in a class exchange with a Human Relations class; photo.
49 UNI business students, get your passports ready
Spory--Karyn Kathleen (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:4, p.1
9/10/2010 Cost-Neutral Semester Abroad Program is available to business students. Two scholarships are being offered for the 2011 spring semester. Applications will be accepted through October 31, 2011.
50 Study Abroad
Krob--Nicholas Joseph (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:3, p.9
9/3/2010 Author appreciates the United States following his trip to England and Italy. His interactions with other students from Hong Kong, Seattle, Portugal, and the Czech Republic were more enlightening than the formal classes; photo.


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