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1 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.
2 Traveling home for the holidays
NI Archives
Northern Iowan 118:23, p.05
11/15/2021 Reprinted from the December 8, 1987 edition of the Northern Iowan, the article discusses the author's experience of going home for Thanksgiving; photo.
3 COVID-19 on campus: positivity and cases double; Regents lift travel ban
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021), Cummings--Gabriella (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 117:41, p.02
3/15/2021 The Student Health Center reports its latest statistics, and the Board of Regents announced it was lifting its ban on university-sponsored international travel; photo.
4 When in doubt, road trip it out
Goedken--Dani (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:26, p.03
11/16/2020 The author encourages college students to road trip during the pandemic to help curb the spread while still being able to travel; photo.
5 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.
6 Guest column: It's a great big world
Bradford--Megan (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:37, p.03
2/20/2020 Senior Megan Bradford discusses plans for life after graduation, and urges other students to explore and think about what they want; photo.
7 Exhibit moves through time and space
Weber--Colby (Class of 2020), Deering--Koree (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:33, p.02
2/7/2019 The UNI Gallery of Art presents "An Art Collection Travelogue," on display through March 8; photo.
8 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.
9 ISSO to offer students a 'Taste of Culture"
Ritondale--Sarah (Class of 2020), Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:23, p.05
11/12/2018 The International Students and Scholars Office will host "Taste of Culture" in Rod Library on November 12. The represented countries will include Peru, Austria, Brazil, Chile, China, Columbia and others; photo.
10 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.
11 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.
12 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.
13 A hidden gem, outdoors
Cooling--Corey C. (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:13, p.3
10/13/2014 Student Corey Cooling details his adventures with UNI Outdoors; photo.
14 Panthers should continue to travel for games
Ruggles--Jacinda Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:3, p.6
9/8/2014 Student Sean Dengler believes that the Panther football team should continue to travel for games; photo.
15 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.
16 UNI's Panther Marching Band to perform in 29th New Year's Day Parade and Festival in London
Public Relations News Release 2013:215, p.1
3/25/2014 UNI's Panther Marching Band will travel to London to perform in the 29th New Year's Day Parade. This is the bands first international performance. The former lord Mayor of the city of Westminster will be on campus to deliver the invitation to the band.
17 Orchestra composes trip of a lifetime
Upah--Kaylin (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 110:42, p.4
3/6/2014 The Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra will be going to Brazil for spring break to combine with the orchestra at the Universidade de Caxias do Sul for performances; photo.
18 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.
19 Students volunteer across the globe
Schafer--Megan Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:45, p.1
4/2/2013 Several students traveled with BASIC over spring break to go on mission trips. Several students shared their experiences on the trip; photo.
20 International tours
Northern Iowa Today 94:2, p.Inside back cover
4/1/2011 Alumni Association offers several European tour options.
21 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.
22 Stay alive during spring break
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:40, p.5
3/2/2010 Students urged to know their location, drink responsibly, travel in a group, and beware of sharing too much information electronically during Spring Break.
23 Don't know when I'll be back again
Bohlke--Laura Catherine (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:9, p.7
9/29/2009 Travel and studying in other countries expands the educational experience. Camp Adventure and the Study Abroad programs help students travel abroad inexpensively and gain college credit at the same time.
24 Tips and guidelines for traveling aboard safely
Pyle--Seth Kennan (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:5, p.14
9/15/2009 Camp Adventure provides students with wonderful experiences overseas, but students need to be aware of the dangers of traveling abroad. Travel light, never carry your passport, leave an itinerary with family.
25 108 countries or bust!; Grandmother's lifetime adventurs inspire UNI alumna
Northern Iowa Today 93:2, p.10
9/1/2009 Helen Ebersole, who visited 107 countries during her life, challenged her granddaughter Lindsey Schill to explore the world; photo.
26 UNI metal casting program granted five-year accreditation
Public Relations News Release 2008:575, p.1
6/11/2009 The metal casting program recently received its first five-year accreditation from the Foundry Educational Foundation (FEF). Of 25 universities belonging to FEF, UNI is one of only three that have received a five-year term.
27 President Allen's budget notice
Allen--Benjamin J. (President of UNI)
Northern Iowan 105:33, p.3
2/6/2009 Anticipated reductions in the 2010 fiscal budget have caused President Allen to announce the following short term budget reductions: a hiring freeze, restriction of non-essential travel, and monitoring of temperature and lighting levels.
28 The ultimate road trip
Zidon--Rachel Margaret (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:33, p.9
2/6/2009 Kendra Willey aided in the writing of the script for the documentary, "Paving the Way: The National Park to Park Highway"; photo.
29 Surf couches all over the world
Northern Iowan 105:5, p.9
9/16/2008 Profile of Web site aimed at creating a network of world travelers; photo.
30 Cars should be equipped with renewable energy sources
Hylton--Brittany (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:45, p.7
4/1/2008 Thoughts on drastically changed automobiles; getting away from gasoline and diesel power completely; photo.
31 Traveling
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:45, p.7
4/1/2008 Believes students tend either not to travel or not travel well. Using the Internet can be helpful in deciding what interesting places to visit. Touring a local national landmark or a museum can be time well spent.
32 UNI's Center for Multicultural Education to take annual May trip to New York City
Public Relations News Release 2007:523, p.1
3/27/2008 The experience of Chinese Americans and their struggles in the United States will be the focus for this year's annual "May trip."
33 New passport changes
Calcara--Sally A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:6, p.4
9/14/2007 Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative requires a valid passport or other documentation when traveling in North America, Central America, South America, the Caribbean, Mexico, or Bermuda.
34 UNI program studies tourism in northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
5/9/2007 Students are working with faculty to address tourism through UNI's Sustainable Tourism and Environment Program.
35 Flyer beware: a traveler's story
Jenkins--Lance A. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:30, p.17
1/19/2007 Experiences with an online travel company revisited.
36 UNI Outdoors to travel through Himalayas
Toppin--Ryan W. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 102:38, p.11
2/17/2006 Group will hike to an elevation of 18,200 feet and tour sites in Nepal; photo.
37 Fridays with Koob
Gerling--Taylor R. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:36, p.1
2/10/2006 President Robert Koob discusses traveling for his job; photo.
38 France an eye-opener back home
Holzmueller--Kate (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:1, p.7
8/26/2005 Student's travels across France this summer are likened to a new student arriving at college for the first time.
39 Dreams of spring break to brighten the slump
Blodgett--Clifford L. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:42, p.5
3/7/2003 Talks about which places he would like to go for spring break.
40 Spring break safety
Public Relations News Release 2002:341, p.1
2/24/2003 Advice will be offered for students traveling for spring break.
41 Grad school dreams take Katie to Cali
Buelow--Katie J. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:33, p.5
2/4/2003 Tells about trip to California to interview for graduate school.
42 Spring into your spring break; spring breakers advised to think about memories, not money
Geffers--Rebecca M. (Student--2001-2003)
Northern Iowan 99:33, p.9
2/4/2003 Travel agents recommend that students plan ahead for spring break because flights are becoming crowded.
43 On the road again
Public Relations News Release 1999:29, p.1
9/6/1999 Dan McDonald comments on how traveling and tourism are changing, and how the Midwest suits tourists' needs better.
44 Prepare for your holiday trip before you get in the car
Public Relations News Release 1998:192, p.1
12/17/1998 Nick Teig, driver's education instructor at Price Lab schools, talks about precautions you should take before holiday travel.
45 Tourism provides economic benefits for communities
Public Relations News Release 1997:345, p.1
5/7/1998 Tourism, according to Dan McDonald, provides jobs and finances for a community.
46 Michigan: perfect getaway
Furlong--Shannon M. (Class of 1997)
Northern Iowan 93:58, p.6
6/27/1997 Michigan is a great place to vacation.
47 Outward Bound around the world
Northern Iowan 93:50, p.9
4/15/1997 Outward Bound courses offer opportunity to travel and have fun in the wilderness.
48 Two-lane option . . . one-track mind
Northern Iowan 93:50, p.4
4/15/1997 Comments on two lane highways in Iowa.
49 You'll have plenty to do in the Lone Star State
Northern Iowan 93:48, p.8
4/8/1997 Fun travel spots in Texas.
50 Have tent, will travel
Roberts--Forrest C. (Class of 2002)
Northern Iowan 93:44, p.10
3/14/1997 Great places to visit on spring break.


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