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101 State Board of Regents approved 6-percent tuition increase, voted to repeal $100 surcharge
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:34, p.1
2/9/2010 Students will be affected by Board of Regents decisions. Tuition increase will be somewhat offset by the repeal of the surcharge imposed last semester due to the ten percent budget cut ordered by Governor Culver.
102 The problem with refunded tuition
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:34, p.6
2/9/2010 The one hundred dollar surcharge students paid for the spring semester will be refunded if the Governor's budget is approved. Perhaps it would be best to continue the charge, since more cuts are anticipated for the next fiscal year.
103 On the issues; NISG candidates Joel Anderson, Emma Hashman
Jensen--Brice Tyler (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:33, p.3
2/5/2010 Candidates for vice president of the student body answer questions about qualifications, concerns for the university, and their views on the tuition surcharge and faculty and staff furloughs; photo.
104 Allen meets with merit staff
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:32, p.1
2/2/2010 President Allen presented an update to the Merit staff on how the current economic situation is affecting the university. Two meetings were held to allow members from different shifts to attend; photo.
105 Board of Regents defers tuition decision
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:26, p.1
12/8/2009 David Miles, Board of Regents President, announced that the Board will postpone deciding on the size of the tuition increase until after the December 11 meeting of the State Revenue Estimating Conference.
106 Gibson on budget cuts: "Not all questions can be answered"
Aunspach--Chase Steven (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:24, p.1
11/20/2009 Provost Gibson and Vice-President for Student Affairs Terrence Hogan addressed the budget situation during a town hall meeting sponsored by the Northern Iowa Student Government; photo.
107 Ready, Aim, Fire. Consolidate.
Aunspach--Chase Steven (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:22, p.7
11/13/2009 Urges evaluation of courses and focusing on the Liberal Arts Core to save students time and money. Decreased spending, lower tuition, and less student burnout could be the upside to consolidation.
108 NISG analyzes UNI's budget situation
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:21, p.1
11/10/2009 Budget cuts and proposed changes in the liberal arts core are topics to be discussed during town hall meetings sponsored by Northern Iowa Student Government; photo.
109 Northern Iowa Student Government hosts town hall meetings to communicate with students
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:21, p.3
11/10/2009 Members of the UNI administration will attend town hall meetings to answer student questions. The current budget situation, a one hundred dollar surcharge, and proposed tuition increase will be discussed.
110 Price Lab School seeks unpaid tuition fees
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:21, p.2
11/10/2009 Unpaid tuition at Lab School totaling $250,000 discovered during audit; $95,000 of this total will not be sought due to uncertain legal standing The remaining $155,000 will be sought for payment; photo.
111 Business students face $902 tuition increase
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:20, p.1
11/6/2009 Junior, senior, and graduate students in the College of Business will see a 12.6 per cent increase in tuition. This is due to a graduated scale imposed by the College to help maintain their ranking as a top business school; photo.
112 Board of Regents approves UNI's budget plan
Krueger--Jeffrey Allen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:19, p.1
11/3/2009 Governor Chet Culver's ten per cent across the board budget cut trickled down to a UNI share of $8.9 million dollars. A $100 surcharge on tuition for spring, days off without pay, and reducing retirement contributions have been approved; photo.
113 Students speak about budget situation
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:18, p.1
10/30/2009 Baker Hall demolition, shorter semesters, tuition surcharge, and layoffs draw the attention of students. Opinions vary and emotions run high.
114 NISG opposes high tuition increases, prepares for Green Week
Dempsey--Nicholas Stephen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:15, p.1
10/20/2009 Adam Haselhuhn feels that the state is increasingly placing the burden of public higher education on the backs of the students. A tuition raise of over three and a half percent is not acceptable to NISG. Green Week focuses on the environment.
115 UNI President encourages campus to work strong, hard, together in light of budget cuts
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:15, p.1
10/20/2009 Cutting $8.8 million from the 2010 university budget will not be easy. There are several alternatives, each having a down side. President Allen will visit with groups on and off campus for input.
116 Withdrawing from classes can affect students
Jensen--Brice Tyler (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:15, p.1
10/20/2009 Registrar Phil Patton notes that students are not reimbursed for tuition paid for dropped classes. Help is available on a case by case basis for drops after the deadline that result in an F. There is a procedure to get the F changed to a W.
117 NISG president speaks out against budget cuts
Northern Iowan 106:14, p.1
10/16/2009 Disappointed about the lack of support for education by Governor Culver during the most recent budget cut. State support for UNI has decreased over twenty-three percent since the beginning of fiscal year 2009.
118 Regents discuss budget reductions
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:14, p.1
10/16/2009 The ten per cent reduction in the state's fiscal 2010 budget was the topic of the Board of Regents meeting. Continued access to public universities and the need to continue high quality education were re-enforced.
119 Board of Regents discusses potential 5 to 6 percent tuition increase
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:9, p.1
9/29/2009 Craig Lang expressed his opinion that tuition at Regents institutions should be increased twice as much as suggested by the baseline tuition increase of 2.7 percent. The Board of Regents will discuss tuition increases at their October meeting; photo.
120 NISG discussed tuition increases, SafeRide, new clubs and Cedar Falls mayor candidacy
Dempsey--Nicholas Stephen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:9, p.4
9/29/2009 Northern Iowa Student Government meeting agenda full of discussion. Information presented on Board of Regents meeting, donation from Public Safety for SafeRide, and thoughts of David Sires, candidate for mayor.
121 Keeping students first
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:7, p.4
9/22/2009 Concerned about recent Regents meeting regarding the potential raising of tuition and the possibility of bonuses for university Presidents. Finds it odd that while students' cost of education increases, bonus money comes from general fund.
122 Students lobby state capitol for Students' Day
Zidon--Rachel Margaret (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:48, p.1
4/10/2009 Forty-eight students travel to Des Moines to meet with legislators concerning the future of funding; photo.
123 Business tuition on the rise
Kuster--Therese Catherine (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:30, p.1
1/27/2009 Additional revenue collected from business students will go toward the hiring of seven new faculty members. The result will be decreased class size and the addition of flexibility to the business program; photo.
124 CBA discusses differential tuition
Calcara--Sally A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:48, p.1
4/11/2008 Talks have begun in the College of Business Administration on a plan for increased tuition for students in that college.
125 Students spend day at capitol
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:40, p.3
3/4/2008 Thirty students spent a day talking with legislators about tuition and other college expenses; photo.
126 UNI students to lobby in favor of higher education
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:38, p.9
2/26/2008 Students take concerns about increases in tuition, financial aid, and textbooks to the Iowa legislature.
127 Vote today for Student Government leaders
Kirkpatrick--Kevin (Class of 2008)
Northern Iowan 104:38, p.1
2/26/2008 Student leaders for the upcoming 2008-2009 school year will be elected today; photo.
128 Student government presidential Q and A:
Ahmed--Ranya R. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:37, p.1
2/22/2008 Candidates for NISG president and vice president answer questions dealing with their experience and goals if elected; photo.
129 From your President
Morse--Andrew Quentin (Class of 2009)
Northern Iowan 104:26, p.8
12/4/2007 Andrew Morse reviews major accomplishments of the NISG this semester.
130 John Edwards
Betts--Joshua Charles (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:16, p.8
10/19/2007 Support for John Edwards campaign.
131 Anger over the UNI Ed. Department
Abbott--Tristan E. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:15, p.9
10/16/2007 Complains about length of education major, educational media course, high tuition and fees, health center service, and computer installation advice.
132 Costs of rising tuition may soon be curbed if new bill becomes law
Conaway--Brandon U. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:6, p.2
9/14/2007 College Cost Reduction Act will boost financial aid by $20 billion over the next five years, if passed by Congress.
133 Enrollment up despite rising tuition
Hawthorne--Morgan L. A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:6, p.1
9/14/2007 Enrollment at UNI this fall is up 2.8%. There are 12,609 on campus; photo.
134 E-checks offer new way to pay E-bill
Harken--Sarah (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:2, p.5
8/28/2007 Students can now pay their university bills online; via MyUniverse.
135 Can't we catch a break?
Roos--Nicholas Alexander (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:44, p.7
3/9/2007 Spring break expectations, thoughts on the energy surcharge, and students first.
136 FAFSA: an often untapped source of money for students
Donisi--Samantha T. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:41, p.1
2/27/2007 Free application for federal student aid (FAFSA) forms need to be completed each year. UNI students are missing out on potential financial help. Process explained; photo.
137 Unopposed, but campaigning nonetheless
Calcara--Sally A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 103:37, p.1
2/13/2007 Andrew Morse and Adam Bentley share their message and goals for UNI as candidates for President and Vice President of the student body; photo.
138 Undergrad tuition to increase by 5.2 percent next year
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:24, p.4
11/17/2006 Board of Regents will vote on a proposed tuition raise of 5.2 percent at their December meeting; photo.
139 Board of Regents to meet November 8 and 9 at ISU
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
11/7/2006 Regents will consider several issues relating to UNI
140 UNI forms Energy Committee
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 103:17, p.4
10/24/2006 An energy surcharge on students has caused energy conservation to be an important campus topic. President Allen formed a broad-based committee charged with educating the community and performing an energy audit, among other duties.
141 "Energy surcharge" took many students by surprise
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 103:3, p.1
9/1/2006 Many students were unaware of the energy surcharge until they received their August university bill.
142 Money well spent?
Northern Iowan 102:59, p.6
6/30/2006 Writer questions need for trip to Hawaii for two UNI employees in view of recent energy surcharge applied to students fees.
143 Student issues
Erwin--Grant E. (Class of 2007)
Northern Iowan 102:59, p.6
6/30/2006 NISG president and vice president share concerns about increasing tuition and fees; urge contact with legislators.
144 NISG update
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:58, p.3
6/23/2006 NISG executive activities noted.
145 Computer fees explained
Gisch--David J. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 102:51, p.8
4/14/2006 Factual information presented concerning computer fees.
146 Computer fees a mystery
Putney--Amy D. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 102:49, p.8
4/7/2006 Critical of computer and building fees.
147 New bill reducing national deficit puts college students in debt
Ory--Lindsey (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:39, p.4
2/21/2006 Regents universities will lobby to prevent reductions in student aid.
148 UNI students head to capitol; lobbying to keep tuition costs down
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:39, p.5
2/21/2006 Students traveled to Des Moines to gain support for the Transformation for Excellence program.
149 NISG president and VP candidates Holly Ross and Brock Toll
Ryan--Crystal L. (Class of 2006)
Northern Iowan 102:38, p.1
2/17/2006 Brock Toll and Holly Ross believe experience and dedication to students makes them good candidates; photo.
150 Regents/legislators need to cut us a break
Whalley--Jonathan (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 102:30, p.6
1/20/2006 Jonathan Whalley feels that the Board of Regents and Iowa legislators are to blame for rising tuition costs.


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