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1 Former UNI provost continues "no confidence" streak at NEIU
Klinkhammer--Bailey (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:54, p.01
4/27/2023 Former UNI provost Gloria Gibson received a vote of no confidence at UNI in March of 2012. She was named president of Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU) in March 2018. She received her second vote of no confidence in December of 2022; photos.
2 Panther Portrait: Woman crush Wednesday at the UNI Museum
Schafbuch--Aubrey (Student--2022), UNI Museum
Northern Iowan 119:44, p.05
3/23/2023 Five photos that came from various social media posts from the UNI Museum for their Women crush Wednesday series celebrating Women's History Month; photo.
3 Woman crush Wednesday at the UNI Museum
Schafbuch--Aubrey (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:44, p.04
3/23/2023 The UNI Museum located in Rod Library is posting historical photos on "Women Crush Wednesday" to celebrate important women throughout UNI's history for Women's History Month; photo.
4 DigUNI showcases archaeology program with campus excavation
Schafbuch--Aubrey (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:16, p.04
10/20/2022 For Family Weekend, DigUNI is hosting an open house for anyone to come and experience an excavation site firsthand. Aubrey Schafbuch interviews Donald Gaff who shares the benefits of having events like this and invites everyone to join; photo.
5 "Whose Voice" museum exhibit
Stevens--Anna (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:12, p.04
10/7/2021 The UNI Museum on the first floor of Rod Library opened a new exhibit titled "Whose Voice". This exhibit asks the question who has the authority to tell these artifact's stories; photo.
6 "The Earth is a House of Stories" staged in UNI Art Gallery
Baur--Nicholas (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 118:4, p.04
9/9/2021 "The Earth is a House of Stories" exhibit opens in the Gallery of Art; photos.
7 Bringing pandemics to life across all generations
Cummings--Gabriella (Class of 2021), Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 117:25, p.04
11/12/2020 Departments across the Rod Library curated a display about the 1918 influenza pandemic and the current COVID-19 pandemic; photo.
8 Library exhibit explores WWI impact
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:28, p.05
1/16/2020 The exhibit "World War I: Lessons and Legacies" is on display in the Rod Library Learning Commons through February 15. The exhibit is courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, the National Museum of American History, U.S. World War I Centennial Commission, and Smithsonian Women's Service. It includes artifacts from the UNI Museum and documents and photos from the Special Collections and University Archives. Two lectures will happen in conjunction with the exhibit: "Warriors, Caregivers, and Patriots: Women's Experiences in the First World War," by associate history professor Emily Machen, and "For the Fallen: Military Cemeteries of the Western Front," by associate history professor Thomas Connors; photos.
9 Panther Portrait: Get Social @Rod
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:3, p.05
9/9/2019 Rod Library held a building-wide event on September 4, 2019. Each department at Rod held their own information sessions and/or events that highlighted their departments' functions; photos.
10 RodCon 2019
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:49, p.01
4/15/2019 Rod Library's RodCon, a mini comic-con held April 13, welcomed about 3,000 visitors; photo.
11 UNI Museum unveils mastodon tusk
Mitchell--Cecilia (Class of 2022), Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020), Larson--Lane (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 115:47, p.01
4/8/2019 A mastodon tusk found by a man in Hampton, Iowa in the early 1900s was later donated to the UNI Museum in 1934. After undergoing conservation beginning in 2014, the tusk as of April 2 is on display as part of the museum's exhibits in Rod Library; photo.
12 UNI Museum shows ceramics exhibit
Barikor--Leziga (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 115:12, p.01
10/4/2018 The UNI Art Gallery and UNI Museum is showing a co-curated exhibit "Cultural Impressions: Identities Molded in Clay"; photos.
13 Frederick Douglas festival coming to library
Mazzarella--Allison (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:5, p.05
9/13/2018 To mark the 200th anniversary of Frederick Douglass's birthday, the Rod Library will host the "Power of Words" festival September 18-22; photo.
14 UNI Museum's mastodon tusk to be restored
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:14, p.01
10/12/2017 A mastodon tusk found in a gravel pit in 1933 and acquired by Dr. Cable of the museum is set to be restored thanks to a grant by the Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust. It has been held by the museum for 100 years, but was taken off display in the 1960's due to conservation issues. Museum assistant director and chief curator Nathan Arndt, conservator Laura Kubick, student Ellie Akers, professor Josh Sebree and his class, and librarian Anne Marie Gruber are working together on a restoration plan; photo.
15 One-room schoolhouse history lesson
Duax--Amelia (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:2, p.04
8/28/2017 The Friends of the UNI Museum hosted Marilyn Meyer's presentation on one-room schools in the Marshall Center Schoolhouse on August 26 as part of their Schoolhouse Speakers Series; photo.
16 Welcome back with Rock the Stacks
Madden--Jacob (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 113:1, p.01
8/25/2016 The UNI Museum hosts its first "Rock the Stacks" event, with local performance groups Kitsch, Peas and Carrot, and TWINS; photos.
17 Museum seeks funds
Alumnus 70:4, p.04
1/1/1986 The UNI Museum seeks funds for a new building, collections transfer, exhibit development, and other projects.

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