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Voting

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1 UNI receives award for voter registration efforts
Warrington--David (Student--2020), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
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.
2 Should all opinions be given a platform?
Rawwas--Mohammad (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:23, p.03
11/18/2019 Opinion Columnist, Mohammed Rawwas responds to Opinion Columnist, Kevin Wiggins' piece "What does it mean to be 'conservative?"
3 Presidential candidates to visit UNI
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:15, p.02
10/21/2019 UNI will host Democratic Presidential candidate, Tom Steyer for a meet-and-greet on October 21, 2019, in the Presidential room of Maucker Union. UNI will also host Democratic Presidential candidate and Iowa's front-runner, Senator Elizabeth Warren on October 22, at the UNI West Gym.
4 Giddens will fight student voter suppression
Giddens--Eric (District 30 Senator)
Northern Iowan 115:43, p.03
3/14/2019 Eric Giddens, Democratic candidate for Iowa Senate District 30, pens a letter to the editor vowing to expand voting access and poll accessibility.
5 Special election brings early voting
Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015), Leitner--Gabrielle (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:42, p.01
3/11/2019 Early voting for Iowa Senate District 30 special election will be on campus as the election date falls during Spring Break.
6 We must count every ballot
Ave--Jack (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:24, p.03
11/15/2018 The author discusses the importance of making sure every ballot is counted after controversy in Georgia and Florida this midterm election.
7 Voters sound off on 2018 midterm
Northern Iowan 115:22, p.01
11/8/2018 A summary of the 2018 Midterm Election results and what that means for Iowa.
8 LTE: Enough is enough
Northern Iowan 115:21, p.04
11/5/2018 Waterloo resident, Barbara Henning, writes her frustration regarding Iowa's state politics.
9 Using snapchat as a tool to recruit voters
King--Sam John (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:20, p.04
11/1/2018 The author discusses how social media, specifically Snapchat, has been encouraging voting, as well as registering voters.
10 Five things to consider at the polls
Corbin--Steven B. (Class of 1970; Marketing Faculty)
Northern Iowan 115:19, p.03
10/29/2018 Professor Emeritus of Marketing, Steve Corbin, penned a letter to the Northern Iowa discusses the five of the most important issues regarding the midterm elections.
11 Informed voting is important
Horning--Colin (Student--2018), Wauters--Joel (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:15, p.03
10/15/2018 The author encourages research on political candidates before casting a vote.
12 Help the climate crisis by voting
Wolfe--Brenna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:14, p.03
10/11/2018 The author outlines way that UNI and the students can eve prevent further climate change.
13 UNI to host satellite voting
Stelk--Caleb (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:14, p.02
10/11/2018 UNI will offer on campus satellite voting for the 2018 midterm elections.
14 UNI receives voter turnout award
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:13, p.03
10/8/2018 UNI received the Silver Seal from the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge for high voter participation in the 2016 presidential elections. 67.5 percent of the UNI student body voted, putting UNI second in the country for voter turnout.
15 #PanthersVote kicks off
Dausener--Josh (Student--2017), Anderson--Kati (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:10, p.01
9/27/2018 A non-partisan voting initiative, #PanthersVote, had it's kick off regardless of the predicted rain.
16 Votes in local elections matter
Wolfe--Brenna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:10, p.03
9/27/2018 The author urges the UNI student body to vote and gives information on how and where you can vote.
17 #PanthersVote kicking off tomorrow
Dausener--Josh (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:9, p.02
9/24/2018 NISG and other student organization kicked off an on-campus campaign called #PanthersVote to raise political awareness in the lead up to the November midterm elections.
18 Kander hosts voting event
Dausener--Josua (Student--2017), Dausener--Josh (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:2, p.05
8/27/2018 Democratic figure Jason Kander visited UNI. He talked about voting laws and the voting activist organization he chairs, Let America Vote. The event was cosponsored by local democratic activist groups including Northern Iowa Democrats; photo.
19 LTE: midterm elections matter
Corbin--Steven B. (Class of 1970; Marketing Faculty)
Northern Iowan 115:2, p.03
8/27/2018 In his letter to the editor, author Steve Corbin stress the importance of the midterm election and gives his opinions on the issues that may be at stake after the elections.
20 Does anybody care anymore?
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:21, p.3
11/10/2014 Student Riley Cosgrove looks at the number of students that participate in voting and urges students to be more politically active; photo.
21 End Iowa's early caucus
Cooling--Corey C. (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:21, p.3
11/10/2014 Student Corey Cooling talks about his opinion on the early caucus and how he feels it should stop.
22 Change the system if you don't like it, you matter
Davidson--Ashley (Student 2014)
Northern Iowan 111:20, p.1
11/6/2014 Student Ashley Davidson urges students to take a stand and show that their opinion and vote matters.
23 Early satellite voting for UNI
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:16, p.1
10/23/2014 Student attending UNI are able to take part in early voting at the Maucker Union; photo
24 If I ruled: voting laws
Boisen--Eric (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:8, p.1
9/25/2014 Student Eric Boisen talks about what he would do if he could change the voting laws.
25 All-staff opinion column: What are your thoughts on student government?
Daniel--Christopher (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:42, p.3
3/6/2014 Three Northern Iowan opinion columnists give their opinions on the Northern Iowa Student Government.
26 UNI could sharply impact C. F. City Council elections
Rankin--Meghan Christine (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:10, p.1
10/1/2013 Cedar Falls City Council elections are right around the corner. Students can participate in the Cedar Falls City Council election by voting on November 5. Column tells where each ward is located; photo.
27 The problem with America today is that some of us have lost our sense of patriotism.
Sandberg--Colin Aaron (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 109:21, p.5
11/6/2012 American patriotism is an attitude about the country; recognizing the opportunity for success.
28 VOTE
Northern Iowan 109:21, p.1
11/6/2012 Election Day 2013; information on voting locations on campus.
29 Who's to blame for apathy?
Enabnit--Joseph Benjamin (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:19, p.5
10/30/2012 Author raises concern for students' lack of involvement with and interest in current events. Suggests adopting new perspective; encourages students to seek more from education; photo.
30 YES to Wiggins-YES to justice
Pope--David William (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:14, p.4
10/12/2012 Analysis of Justice David Wiggins position in Iowa Supreme Court. Discusses importance of upholding equal rights and abiding by Iowa Constitution.
31 $en, CHuck GR@ssley vs. the machine
Konrardy--Nathan Arnold (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:13, p.4
10/9/2012 Senator Chuck Grassley causes controversy with shorthand messages on Twitter. Some see messages as borderline offensive. Grassley is accused of attacking President Obama's intelligence; photo.
32 Early voting continues on UNI campus
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:13, p.1
10/9/2012 Several locations on campus allow early voting to accommodate student schedules. Iowa makes it easy for people to vote, offering many different options. Students encouraged to get involved and participate in voting.
33 UNI professors weigh in on presidential debate
Grimes--Cody Martin (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:13, p.1
10/9/2012 Professors Justin Holmes and Donna Hoffman discuss presidential debate and implications for college students. Students encouraged to listen to upcoming debates for the election; photo.
34 Iowa DMV to issue new form of identification in January 2013
Grimes--Cody Martin (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:12, p.1
10/5/2012 Legislation passed to issue new identification cards to protect against identity fraud. Advocacy and political scientist groups express concerns and implications for voting.
35 Voting: it starts with a whisper
McKone--Madison Elizabeth (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:12, p.4
10/5/2012 Encourages students to vote in the upcoming election. Voting is a sacred right that dates back to the early days; is an outlet to get your voice and ideas heard ; every vote makes a difference.
36 First lady encourages voting during grassroots event at UNI
Koolbeck--Alex Elizabeth (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 109:11, p.1
10/2/2012 Michelle Obama spoke to UNI students, emphasizing voting and volunteering in campaigns. Highlights President Obama's first term in office. Senator Harkin and Representative Braley also spoke to students; photo.
37 Panelists discuss voter ID laws
Campbell--Colby David (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:10, p.1
9/28/2012 UNI students and members of the local community pack Lang Auditorium for a heated panel discussion entitled "Voter ID: Fraud or Voter Suppression?"; photo
38 VoterPalooza helps students register to vote, educates them about candidates
Northern Iowan 109:9, p.1
9/25/2012 NISG hosted VoterPalooza on September 20 at Lawther Field. Various student organizations were represented at the event; photo
39 The University of Northern Iowa's student government to host VoterPalooza
Public Relations News Release 2012:65, p.1
9/17/2012 UNI's Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) will host VoterPalooza. Students will have the opportunity to register to vote, learn about candidates, and get more information about election season.
40 UNI to host panel on voter ID laws
Public Relations News Release 2012:57, p.1
9/13/2012 UNI will host a panel to discuss "Voter ID: voter fraud or voter suppression?" Panelist will cover types of laws passed and proposed in various states, arguments for and against voter ID, registrations laws, forms of ID accepted, and changes recommended.
41 Be an informed voter
Yowler--Jaime William (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:5, p.4
9/11/2012 Take time to determine what really matters to you in the upcoming election. Are education, women's rights, or international problems high on your agenda? Examine Web sites, newspapers, and voting records of candidates. Young people need to vote; photo.
42 Nov. 6: Mark the date
Yowler--Jaime William (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:2, p.7
8/28/2012 Students urged to vote on November 6. Study the candidates and the issues. Remember elected officials make daily decisions that have an effect on our lives. VOTE !!!
43 You have got to be kidding me with this
Pope--David William (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:2, p.5
8/28/2012 Todd Akin's recent statement about "legitimate rape" is just the latest of incorrect comments made my major politicians. Rich Santorum and Michelle Bachmann also had embarrassing verbal slips.
44 Wait, there was an election?
Eilers--Bradley David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:22, p.5
11/11/2011 Student voting in the satellite voting booth in the Union was very disappointing. Fewer than 100 students took advantage of this opportunity. This happened in spite of the challenger's promise to have a student sit on the council as a nonvoting member.
45 Voting for justice(s)
Early--Thomas Michael (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:21, p.5
11/8/2011 The Family Leader taken to task for 2010 campaign to vote out Iowa Supreme Court judges. Persons voting today urged to vote for leaders who have integrity and courage.
46 The voting bloc that could
Boeckmann--Trevor Paul (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 107:19, p.9
11/2/2010 The case is made that students should vote in Cedar Falls. Their voice could make candidates take more seriously the concerns of students and the University. Students urged to get out and vote. Be informed; photo.
47 Think
Jeffries--Leah Kay (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:19, p.9
11/2/2010 Students urged to think before forwarding messages via E-mail that may or may not be true factual. Think before you vote. Become informed on the issues and where the candidates stand. VOTE.
48 Letter to the Editor
Dippold--Michael Steven (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:3, p.8
9/3/2010 Opinion shared on opinion piece from the August 31 Northern Iowan.
49 UNI students to present research projects at Iowa Statehouse
Public Relations News Release 2009:343, p.1
3/22/2010 The research projects address issues on the impact of the current economic downturn on nonprofit organizations, cell migration and organ formation during embryonic development, youth voter turnout and more.
50 Satellite voting available to students in Maucker Union
Northern Iowan 106:16, p.1
10/23/2009 Voters unable to go to the polls on November 3 could have voted in Maucker Union on Thursday, October 22.

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