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1 Panthers start 0-5 at UNI-Dome Classic
Lahart--Ben (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:37, p.06
2/16/2023 The UNI softball team hosted the Doc Halverson UNI-Dome Classic last weekend. The Panthers played against Nebraska Omaha, Iowa State, and South Dakota loosing all of the games for a starting season record of 0-5; photo.
2 UNI alum gives $1 million to Dome renovation
Schmitz--Mallory (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:31, p.01
1/26/2023 Former UNI football player Brad Baumler donated $1 million toward the planned UNI-Dome renovations. Mallory Schmitz interviews Baumler who shares the impact that UNI had on his life; photo.
3 Preview: Panthers travel to North Dakota
Warrington--David (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 119:4, p.06
9/8/2022 David Warrington reviews UNI and North Dakota's opening games for the new football season and gives details about their upcoming match.
4 Preview: Panthers @ Falcons
Horning--Colin (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 119:3, p.06
9/1/2022 Colin Horning looks at the 2021 Panther football season as well as their opponent's, Air Force Falcons, previous season to predict how their first game of the 2022 season will turn out; photo.
5 2022 UNI football preview
Shea--Caden (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:2, p.06
8/29/2022 Caden Shea gives the overview of the Panther's 2022 football season. UNI football is looking to take over the Missouri Valley Football Conference (MVFC). They have a lot of road games in the first half of the season and heavy with home games during the second half. They start their season on the road in Colorado to play Air Force on September 3rd; photo.
6 UNI-Dome to be deflated to create Iowa's largest swimming pool
Friesen--Hunter (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 118:45, p.08
3/31/2022 Written by Hunter "I'm Freezing" Friesen, Spertz Werter, the satire article says that UNI-Dome will be deflated to serve as a swimming pool during the football off-season due to the cost of air to keep it up, and will be re-inflated during football season using the wind. During the winter it will be turned into an enormous ice rink. Director of Athletics Dave Sportacus and facilities manager Beth Domerson are quoted; photo.
7 U2 perform in the UNI - Dome
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Northern Iowan 118:29, p.04
1/27/2022 Reprinted from a previous edition of the Northern Iowan, the article discusses U2's upcoming performance at the UNI-Dome. However, the editor's introduction notes that two days after the paper broke the original story, the performance was moved to Carver-Hawkeye instead of the UNI-Dome.
8 'Who' takes Dome by storm
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Northern Iowan 118:28, p.04
1/24/2022 Reprinted from the January 31, 1986 edition of the Northern Iowan, the article discusses the band The Who's performance at the UNI-Dome; photo.
9 Slow start dooms UNI as they fall to South Dakota 34-21
Warrington--David (Student--2020), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 118:15, p.06
10/18/2021 The UNI football team fell to the South Dakota Coyotes 34-21. This leaves them at 3-3 for the year so far; photo.
10 Name the UNI-Dome in 1975
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Northern Iowan 118:14, p.05
10/14/2021 The article, a reprint from 10/17/1975, discusses the completion of construction on the UNI-Dome. It also includes a graphic with a timeline of the dome's history from 1975-1998; photos.
11 UNI Now! and Welcome Week: Back and better than ever
McGuill--Lauren (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 118:2, p.01
8/30/2021 UNI's new orientation coordinator Joellen Hatchett kept old traditions while creating new ones for this years Welcome Week and UNI Now! for both old and new students. Lauren McGuill gives more details of the specific events held throughout the week; photos.
12 UNI-Dome roof to be replaced
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 117:40, p.01
3/11/2021 The university plans to replace the central portion of the UNI-Dome's roof. According to the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, the project will cost $7-$8 million; however, ways to fund the project have not yet been determined; photo.
13 Panthers down Redbirds 20-10
Schindler--Nicholas (Student--2020), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 117:39, p.01
3/8/2021 The UNI football team went up against the Illinois State Redbirds in the UNI-Dome and won, 20-10; photo.
14 Panther men win second conference title, women finish 3rd
Warrington--David (Student--2020), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 117:38, p.01
3/4/2021 The UNI men's and women's indoor track and field teams competed in the Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Track and Field Championship held at the UNI-Dome. The men won their second conference title and the women finished third overall; photo.
15 Spring commencement moves in-person
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 117:38, p.01
3/4/2021 UNI announced that it would be holding a limited in-person spring commencement ceremony. UNI plans to host three separate ceremonies to allow for social distancing that follows COVID-19 safety restrictions. The ceremony will also be livestreamed for those unable to attend in person; photo.
16 Student drafts plan for in-person commencement
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:36, p.02
2/25/2021 Senior digital communications major Mili Saliu created a petition and plan to hold an in-person commencement ceremony for Spring 2021. Saliu will meet with the Provost to discuss her plan, and had already provided a copy of the plan and petition signatures to President Nook and Provost Wohlpart.
17 In-person commencement bill introduced
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:35, p.01
2/22/2021 In response to backlash against UNI's decision to hold spring commencement virtually, the Commencement Committee held an emergency meeting February 16 to discuss concerns and possibilities for the ceremony. Additionally, UNI alumnus and newly-elected Iowa representative Carter Nordman introduced a bill to the Iowa State Legislature that would require Iowa's three Regent universities to hold in-person spring commencement ceremonies. UNI senior Mili Saliu began a petition asking the university to reconsider their decision to hold commencement virtually, and it has gathered over 2,000 signatures; photo.
18 Panthers lose heartbreaker to SDSU in season opener
Schindler--Nicholas (Student--2020), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 117:35, p.06
2/22/2021 The UNI football team played their season opener against South Dakota State University and were defeated with a final score of 24-20; photo.
19 UNI defeats Butler, falls to Iowa State and SDSU
Horning--Colin (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 117:33, p.06
2/15/2021 The UNI softball team began their season by playing Butler University, Iowa State, and South Dakota State in the UNI-Dome, finishing 1-2.
20 2021 football preview: unprecedented season ahead for UNI
Horning--Colin (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 117:32, p.09
2/11/2021 A preview of the 2021 football season; photo.
21 IHSSA restricts spectators; reduces attendance
Maas--Emma'le (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:27, p.06
11/19/2020 Due to Governor Reynolds' proclamation about COVID, spectators at the Iowa High School Sport Associations playoffs will be reduced to two people per athlete; photo.
22 UNI-Dome sees unique circumstances for high school football
Warrington--David (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:26, p.06
11/16/2020 The Iowa High School Athletic Association's Iowa state football championship was held in the UNI-Dome. Spectators were limited to family members and the Dome was cleaned after each game due to Covid-19 restrictions; photo.
23 UNI to host IHSAA games as planned
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 117:25, p.02
11/12/2020 Despite COVID restrictions enacted by Governor Kim Reyolds, the UNI-Dome will host the Iowa High School Athlete Association football semifinals; photo.
24 UNI receives award for voter registration efforts
Warrington--David (Student--2020), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 117:23, p.06
11/5/2020 UNI was awarded the Pursuing Victory with Honor award, in part for the high turnout of student-athletes who voted. UNI has routinely had some of the best voter turnouts across America's college campuses; photo.
25 UNI hosts early in-person voting
Maas--Emma'le (Student--2019), Magnificat--Gelase (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:15, p.01
10/8/2020 Early in-person voting for the 2020 election is hosted outside of the UNI-Dome; photo.
26 MVFC announces spring football schedule
Horning--Colin (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 117:12, p.06
9/28/2020 The Missouri Valley Football Conference (MVFC) announced their Spring 2021 football schedule. Fall football was moved to Spring due to the COVID-19 pandemic; photo.
27 Sept. 28, 2013: Panthers take down McNeese State
Warrington--David (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:12, p.06
9/28/2020 This Week in History features the September 28, 2013 football game against the McNeese State Cowboys in the UNI-Dome, which UNI won, 41-6; photo.
28 UNI-Dome to become voting site
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 117:11, p.02
9/24/2020 The UNI-Dome will be a voting site for early and general election voting for Black Hawk County residents; photo.
29 Panther Portrait: Panther Marching Band concert
Witherow--Anthony (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:8, p.08
9/14/2020 Panther Marching Band (PMD) performed on Lawther Field despite the rainy weather. Student Kathryn Rech gives their insight on being in marching band during COVID-19; photo.
30 Panthers complete day one of MVC tourney
Hansen--Patrick (Class of 2022), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 116:40, p.06
3/2/2020 Day one of the indoor track and field Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) was held in the UNI-Dome. On the men's team, six advanced to the finals in five different events: 60 meter dash - Isaiah Trousil, Tayshaun Cooper, Eli Hicks; 60 meter hurdles - Jak Sumners; 200 meter dash - Isaiah Trousil, Tayshaun Cooper, Eli Hicks; 800 meter dash - Wal Khat; mile - CJ May. On the women's team, six advanced in three events: 60 meter hurdles - Hannah Schau, Megan Hudson; 200 meter dash - Taylor Raines, Tyler Gray; 800 meter - Dianna Slight, Katie Nimrod. Six additional athletes received all-conference honors: Chase Van Sant, Jack Sumners, Kyler Yodts, Darius King, Isabelle Holtzen, and Cam Bauer. At the end of the first day, the men's team led the conference and the women's team was in third place; photos.
31 Softball season underway in the Dome
Hansen--Patrick (Class of 2022), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 116:34, p.09
2/10/2020 The UNI softball team opened their season when they hosted the Doc Halverson UNI-Dome Classic, including visitors DePaul, Drake, Murray State, South Dakota, and South Dakota State. On day one, UNI lost to South Dakota, 5-3, and Murray State, 2-1. On day two, the Panthers beat Murray State and and lost to South Dakota State, 6-1; photos.
32 UNI competes in Iowa's Black & Gold Invitational
Horning--Colin (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 116:32, p.06
2/3/2020 UNI took the top five spots in shot-put and three top-three finishes across the board. Darius King won shot-put, followed by Keegan Tritle, Tom Yezek, Kyler Yodts, and William Blaser. Alanna Nietert set a career-best, placing her third in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) and 58th in the NCAA. Isaiah Trousil came second in the 200-meter dash, first place in the MVC and 39th overall in the NCAA. C.J. May scored a career best and third overall in the MVC. In relays, the women's team is third in the conference and the men's is first.
33 Packing the Dome for MLK Day
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:29, p.01
1/23/2020 Around 1,500 volunteers gathered at the UNI-Dome on Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service to pack backpacks for the Northeast Iowa Food Bank. It was the largest volunteer event in the Cedar Valley to date, packing 48,000 bags; photos.
34 UNI gears up for MLK Day of Service
Weber--Colby (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:28, p.01
1/16/2020 UNI students and community members will participate in Pack the Dome: Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service in the UNI-Dome on January 20. The event is a collaboration among the Northeast Iowa Food Bank, John Deere, the Office of Community Engagement, Service and Leadership Council, Panther Pantry, and the Volunteer Center of Cedar Valley. Volunteers will pack 40,000 bags for the Nrtheast Iowa Food Bank's Backpack Program to serve children in schools across northeast Iowa; photo.
35 Panthers advance to second round
Horning--Colin (Class of 2022), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:25, p.01
12/5/2019 UNI football defeated the University of San Diego Toreros, 17-3, in the UNI-Dome during the first round of FCS playoffs; photo.
36 Panthers fall to No. 8 South Dakota State 38-7
Potter--Jacob (Student--2019), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:23, p.01
11/18/2019 The UNI football team, who was ranked No. 4 of the top 10 FCS teams, lost to No. 8 South Dakota State, 38-7; photo.
37 Panthers cut down Sycamores 17-9
Hansen--Patrick (Class of 2022), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:21, p.01
11/11/2019 UNI was ranked sixth in the FCS committee with a record of 6-3 before defeating Indiana State, 17-9. The Panthers football team will travel to South Dakota to take on South Dakota State; photo.
38 Panthers take down Illinois State 27-10
Horning--Colin (Class of 2022), Lafoe--Will (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:19, p.01
11/4/2019 UNI football defeated Illinois State, 27-10, for the first top-ten FCS win of the season. They advanced to 6-3 overall; photos.
39 Panthers take down Coyotes 42-27
Horning--Colin (Class of 2022), Lafoe--Will (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:15, p.01
10/21/2019 The UNI football team beat the South Dakota Coyotes, 42-27, on October 19th, 2019. The win made their record 4-3 on the season; photo.
40 Panthers fall at North Dakota State
Potter--Jacob (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:13, p.01
10/14/2019 The UNI football team lost to North Dakota State, 46-14. The loss put UNI at 3-3 record this season, and 1-1 in the Missouri Valley Conference play; photo.
41 Panthers edge Penguins, 21-14
Horning--Colin (Class of 2022), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 116:11, p.01
10/7/2019 UNI football team won the 2019 homecoming game, beating the Penguins of Youngstown State, 21-14; photos.
42 Panthers fall to Weber State Wildcats, 29-17
Hansen--Patrick (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 116:9, p.06
9/30/2019 UNI football team lost to Weber State, 29-17, in Ogden, Utah. The Panthers will be in action again on October 5 in the UNI-Dome for a homecoming battle against 22nd-ranked Youngstown State.
43 UNI-Dome hosts Bands of America
Weber--Colby (Class of 2020), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:7, p.01
9/26/2019 UNI will host a Bands of America competition. Marching bands from all over the Midwest will be arriving to compete in a variety of events. The Panther Marching Band (PMB) will also be in attendance to help at the event and to perform two shows; photos.
44 Panther defense dominates in 13-6 win
Horning--Colin (Class of 2022), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:7, p.06
9/23/2019 The UNI football team beat Idaho State Bengals at the UNI-Dome, 13-6. Head Coach Mark Farley praised his defense. Isaiah Weston scored the only touchdown in the game, during the third quarter; photo.
45 Farley puts 150th win into perspective
Potter--Jacob (Student--2019), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:4, p.06
9/12/2019 Head football coach Mark Farley contemplates his history at UNI and deflects the glory of 150 wins to those who helped contribute to the victories. Farley was a UNI student and football player from 1982-1986. He was hired as head coach in 2001 and 2019-2020 marked his 19th season; photo.
46 UNI Athletics announces alcohol sales
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:3, p.01
9/9/2019 UNI Athletics is now selling alcohol at men's football and basketball games. This new initiative will only be applied to home games. Alcohol is not allowed in the student section or the TC's Kid Zone; photo.
47 McElvain's journey from walk-on to starting QB
Potter--Jacob (Student--2019), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:5, p.06
9/6/2019 Will McElvain told his story about how he came to UNI. The UNI QB tells about how he almost went to Iowa State and the games that he had played at the college level up to 9/16/2019. There is also a brief interview with head football coach Mark Farley.
48 Cyclones take Panthers in triple overtime
Hansen--Patrick (Class of 2022), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:2, p.01
9/5/2019 The UNI football team played against the Iowa State Cyclones and lost, 29-26; photo.
49 Panthers show off talent to NFL
Clough--Eliot (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:44, p.06
3/28/2019 NFL scouts came to the UNI-Dome on March 26 to watch the football seniors run drills. Seniors included Rickey Neal Fr., Elias Nissen, Marcus Weymiller, Brink Jolly, Eli Dunne, Bryce Douglas, Austin Errthum, and Cal Twait; photos.
50 UNI competes in Doc Halverson
Hansen--Patrick (Class of 2022), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 115:35, p.06
2/14/2019 The softball season began with UNI hosting the UNI-Dome Class February 8-10, which will be renamed the Doc Halverson Classic after the longtime supporter. Participants included Drake, Saint Louis University, Southeast Missouri State University, South Dakota State University, and the University of Toledo. Their record included: loss to Southeast Missouri State, 5-1; win against Toledo, 5-0; win against St. Louis, 9-4; loss to Southeast Missouri, 16-0, and win against South Dakota, 14-2; photo.


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