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UNIdos (Hispanic and Latino Student Union)

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1 Celebrando los líderes latinx en UNI
Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023), Villanueva--Mayra (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:13, p.02
10/10/2022 Nixson Benitez writes a piece for the N.I. In Spanish column about Celebrating Latinx leaders at UNI. Some of those leaders include Director of Mental Health for Student Government Liz Montalvo, UNIdos President Yessenia Rodríguez, and Assistant Director of Diversity Admissions Janine Baeza; photo.
2 An evening with storyteller Chuy Rentería
Schmitz--Mallory (Student--2021), Villanueva--Mayra (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:10, p.01
9/29/2022 This article written in Spanish and English, talks about Jesús 'Chuy' Rentería visiting UNI's campus for a reading and Q&A session about his new book "We Heard It When We Were Little", published in 2021. The book talks about Rentería's experience growing up in West Liberty, Iowa as a Mexican-American; photo.
3 Más UNIdos: La presencia de latinos en campus se siente aún más
Villanueva--Mayra (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:8, p.01
9/22/2022 Mayra Villanueva writes the Spanish Column about the Carne Asada put on by the UNIdos organization. Students celebrated Latino culture together with live music, tacos, and a piñata; photo.
4 Day of the Dead Festival to be hosted at UNI
Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 118:18, p.2
10/28/2021 A Day of the Dead festival will happen on November 1, hosted by the UNIdos and Multicultural Theatre Society on campus. Read in Spanish on page 5 and see photo; photo.
5 El Festival del Dia de los Muertos llegara a UNI
Mendez Aguilar -- Mario (Student--2021), Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 118:18, p.5
10/28/2021 A Day of the Dead festival will happen on November 1, hosted by the UNIdos and Multicultural Theatre Society on campus. Read in English on page 1 and see photo; photo.
6 UNI community packs REC town hall
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:22, p.01
11/14/2019 More than 200 students, faculty, and community members attended a town hall hosted by the UNI Racial and Ethnic Coalition (REC) at Maucker Union. The REC started with a summary of the REC, actions UNI has taken, and inaction that UNI has failed to meet. It was also a way for the REC to get their message out into the community and to tell their stories and to have audience members tell their stories. The meeting called for everyone in attendance to take action. Related to this article was REC, students from Iowa, and ISU attend the Board of Regents Meeting. In coordination with similar student organizations from Universities across Iowa, members of REC attended the public comment portion of the Board of Regents committee meeting. REC member Gisselle Hererra delivered a statement on behalf of the REC, addressing the Board of Regents executives and representatives from Iowa's public universities. She ended her speech by asking if the executives and representatives would be willing to meet twice and both times she was met with silence; photo.
7 Latinx Showcase
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:13, p.05
10/14/2019 Latinx students shared talents and culture on October 11th at the Latinx Showcased hosted by UNIdos in Lang Hall Auditorium; photo.
8 Panther Portraits: Latinx Showcase
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:15, p.05
10/15/2018 The Latinx Showcase was celebrated by several organizations in Lang Hall.
9 Celebrating Latinx Heritage Month
Weber--Colby (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:12, p.05
10/4/2018 UNIdos, Lambda Theta Phi and the CME are hosting several events to celebrate Latinx Heritage Month.
10 Hypnotist show coming to West Gym
Deering--Koree (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 114:52, p.04
4/19/2018 Management Information Systems Association, Women in Computing, and UNIdos will host a hypnotist in the West Gym.
11 Students showcase Latino heritage
Davis--Kirby (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:11, p.05
10/2/2017 In honor of Latino Heritage Week, the Center for Multicultural Education (CME) is hosting the Latino Heritage Showcase. There were various acts such as singing and dancing, all while educating the audience on Latin traditions; photo.
12 Latino Heritage Week
Hofmeyer--Sarah (Student--2014), Weber--Carly (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:10, p.01
9/28/2017 UNI hosted its first Latino Heritage Week, sponsored by the Center for Multicultural Education (CME) and supported by UNIdos, Panthers for DREAM Iowa, Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity Inc., and The Potential Candidates of Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority Inc. Some of the events included Baila Conmigo, a Latin dance night and a Latino Showcase to express Latino culture; photo.
13 UNI-CUE helps "Discover the Dream"
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:6, p.02
9/14/2017 The Center of Urban Education (UNI-CUE) is starting a mentoring program called "Discover the Dream" with local 5th graders to help them with the transition to 6th grade. The mentors are students from th Black Student Union (BSU), Center for Cultural Education (CME), and the Hispanic/Latino Student Union.
14 Dear future panthers...
Fisher--Nicholas Allen (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:21, p.1
11/9/2015 A forum was held to discuss students issues on campus related to racism and sexuality; photo.
15 Dancing with HLSU community
Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:7, p.4
9/21/2015 The Hispanic Latino Student Union held its annual "Dance under the Stars" to celebrate the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month; photo.
16 Bienvenido al nuevo America
Pope--David William (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:26, p.4
12/4/2012 Author addresses concern with discrimination against natural-born Hispanic/Latino community. Raises concern of racism and encourages readers to consider equality. Students encouraged to engage in Hispanic/Latino Student Union events; photo.
17 Hispanic Latino Student Union hosts quinceanera dance
Freese--Brian Paul (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:15, p.6
10/16/2012 UNI students of the Hispanic and Latino Student Union hosted a simulation quinceanera for members and other students. Students gave accounts of experiences and cultural background. Professor Calderon comments on the history involved with quinceaneras.
18 Hispanic Latino Student Union is hosting a Quinceneanera dance party
Northern Iowan 109:12, p.5
10/5/2012 Will celebrate last event in Hispanic Heritage Month.
19 UNI students explore different elements of diversity
Schreck--Anna E. (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:43, p.2
3/11/2011 Residence Hall Association sponsored a "Let's Talk Diversity" event; photo.
20 Panther Portraits
Baker--Brandon Lee (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:42, p.6
3/8/2011 Scenes from the UNI Hispanic Latino Student Union Black and White Ball; photo.
21 Black and White Ball
Cantu--Ramon Rolando (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:41, p.10
3/4/2011 Everyone is invited to attend the dance, sponsored by the Hispanic Latino Student Union. Students urged to interact with those from different cultures. Interacting is a way of learning about each other.
22 UNI announces inaugural Diversity Matters Award recipients
Public Relations News Release 2009:233, p.1
1/21/2010 Ten individuals were recently honored for their efforts to enhance diversity during the second-annual town hall meeting on diversity.These students, faculty and staff received the inaugural UNI Diversity Matters Award. Recipients listed.
23 UNI to host Cinco De Mayo celebration
Public Relations News Release 2008:486, p.1
4/22/2009 Entertainment will include mariachi music and live entertainment by Anita Tanguma. Cinco de Mayo is the commemoration of Mexico's defeat of French forces at the Battle of Puebla, May 5, 1862.
24 UNI to host "Multicultural Super Saturday" November 10
Public Relations News Release 2007:282, p.1
11/9/2007 Some 200 high school students will attend the "Multicultural Super Saturday" to hear about admissions and the application process.
25 Day of the Dead procession and celebration at UNI on October 30
Public Relations News Release 2007:251, p.1
10/29/2007 The Day of the Dead procession will begin at 8 p.m. October 30.
26 UNI Center for Multicultural Education hosting events in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month
Public Relations News Release 2007:219, p.1
10/12/2007 Hispanic Heritage Month activities will continue through the end of October.
27 Hispanic Heritage Month
Northern Iowan 104:8, p.6
9/21/2007 Activities announced for the month; photo.
28 Es tiempo de partido en el Union (It's party time. . .)
Northern Iowan 101:55, p.1
4/29/2005 Cinco de Mayo festivities will occur April 29th from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Maucker Union; photo.
29 Racial awareness needed on campus
Hileman--Angela (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:6, p.11
9/17/2004 Spotlight on the Hispanic/Latino Student Union; photo.
30 Organization created for those who 'Got Ignorance'
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:4, p.3
9/10/2004 Hispanic/Latino Student Union to kick start their 'Got Ignorance?" program with a rally in the Union.
31 UNI announces winners of leadership awards
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
5/14/2004 Description of awards provided.
32 Cinco de Mayo = fiesta fun in April
Gross--Cindy Marie (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:55, p.5
4/30/2004 Cinco de Mayo to be celebrated outside the Union.
33 Fight ignorance
Knight--Lorena (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 100:55, p.8
4/30/2004 Clarifies a few points about Ned Kelly's article on the "Got Ignorance?" campaign begun by the Hispanic/Latino Student Union.
34 Got Ignorance?
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:54, p.1
4/27/2004 Hispanic Latino Student Union to bring "Got Ignorance?" campaign to UNI to help combat discrimination.
35 What's up
Northern Iowan 100:54, p.5
4/27/2004 Meetings and events planned.
36 UNI to host annual Cinco de Mayo fiesta
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
4/23/2004 Cinco de Mayo festival will be held Friday, April 30; Las Guitarras de Mexico and the UNI Dance Club will perform.
37 UNI presents Grace Ann Hovet Student Leadership Awards
Public Relations News Release 2002:499, p.1
4/29/2003 Awards presented to Tina Heeren, Jenni Burkle, and David Kniffen. Other award winners listed.
38 UNI to host annual Cinco de Mayo fiesta
Public Relations News Release 2002:496, p.1
4/28/2003 Friday, May 2, UNI will host annual Cinco de Mayo fiesta outside Maucker Union, sponsored by Hispanic/Latino Student Union, Maucker Union, and the Student Activities Office.
39 HLSU has plans for quite a night
Bartness--Brooke (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 99:40, p.3
2/28/2003 Hispanic and Latino Student Union will host "A Night to Remember" to increase awareness about diversity on campus and will include guest speaker, Dr. Juan Andrade, Jr.
40 Hispanic visitors taste college life
Koppes--Kevin (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:13, p.11
10/15/2002 Hispanic students from Waterloo high schools were invited to a luncheon and tour hosted by the Hispanic/Latino Student Union in order to encourage them to invest in a college education.
41 UNI hosts Hispanic high school students
Public Relations News Release 2002:113, p.1
10/8/2002 The Hispanic/Latino Student Union will host Hispanic high school students, from Waterloo, in order to encourage them to consider a college education.
42 Taste the flavor
Heffernan--Kimberly A. (Classes of 2003 and 2008)
Northern Iowan 99:8, p.1
9/27/2002 The Hispanic Latino Student Union serves traditional foods outside of the Maucker Union; photo.
43 Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Maucker
Heinselman--Karen (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:55, p.16
5/3/2002 Cinco de Mayo festivities will take place today on the Maucker Union Plaza from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
44 UNI to celebrate Cinco de Mayo Friday, May 3
Public Relations News Release 2001:462, p.1
4/26/2002 A celebration of Cinco de Mayo will be held on the Maucker Union Plaza from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May 3.
45 Award-winning photojournalist to speak at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2001:411, p.1
4/4/2002 Steve Lehman will speak on April 10, and his presentation will be free and open to the public.
46 UNI hosts comics from Black Entertainment Television's 'Comic View'
Public Relations News Release 2001:334, p.1
3/5/2002 Angelo Lazado, Rodney Johnson, and B-Phlat will perform in the comedy show in the Maucker Union Expansion on March 8.
47 Hispanic/Latino Student Union
Northern Iowan 97:17, p.3
10/24/2000 Invites students to a haunted house.
48 Hispanic awareness month
Hispanic/Latino Student Union
Northern Iowan 96:10, p.13
10/1/1999 Advertisement gives schedule of Hispanic Awareness Month activities beginning October 5, 1999.

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