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1 Weekend warriors
Dahlke--Lisa Renae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 105:6, p.6
9/19/2008 Students urged to stay in Cedar Falls for the weekends. By going home each weekend, the student will miss 29% of the college experience. Weekend activities suggested.
2 Cut your teacher some slack
Moorehead--Billie (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:31, p.7
1/23/2007 Student teacher realizes that even professors and teachers have bad days. Urges students to work hard on schoolwork during the week, so that they can enjoy the events on or off campus on the weekends.
3 Purring with Panther pride
Randall--Whitney Rae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:8, p.5
9/22/2006 Students urged to stay on campus during the weekend, attend sports activities, join clubs, and support the Panthers and UNI.
4 Cedar Falls weekends
Toppin--Ryan W. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 103:7, p.5
9/19/2006 Students urged to consider staying on campus during the weekends; participation in campus events and interacting with friends seen as valuable experiences.
5 Forget the suitcases, join the club
Northern Iowan 102:48, p.9
4/4/2006 Group of students has formed the Anti-Suitcase Club to find enjoyable activities on the weekends; photo.
6 Student voices
Kiesey--Joel (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:48, p.9
4/4/2006 Students respond to the question; "What's your weekend activity"?
7 Save gas by partying on campus
Northern Iowan 102:1, p.7
8/26/2005 Gives the benefits of staying on campus on weekends, even if it is only to save gas.
8 Plummeting participation a sad event at UNI
Crane--Ryan P. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:53, p.5
4/22/2005 Feels that with many students leave town every weekend, the rest of the student body is affected.
9 We've got spirit, how 'bout you?
Northern Iowan 100:10, p.5
10/3/2003 Encourages students to stay on campus over the weekend and attend sporting events.
10 Columnist experiences weekend woes
Griffin--Michael Lloyd (Student--2000)
Northern Iowan 97:42, p.6
3/2/2001 Makes suggestions for things not to do during the weekend.
11 Campus night life lacking for columnist
Northern Iowan 97:20, p.5
11/3/2000 Feels the University would benefit from students staying on campus during the weekends.
12 Griffin's guide to college life
Griffin--Michael Lloyd (Student--2000)
Northern Iowan 97:1, p.9
8/25/2000 Feels students should stay on campus and experience activities rather than going home every weekend.
13 Imagination, participation remedy to monotony
Patocka--Jason (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 95:45, p.8
3/26/1999 Columnist wants more students to stay on campus on the weekends and make campus more fun.
14 The Riot Act
Greene--James (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 95:25, p.9
11/24/1998 Students go home almost every weekend.
15 Incoming students challenged to take action
Patocka--Jason (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 94:56, p.4
6/12/1998 Columnist hopes incoming freshmen will stay at UNI on the weekends and get more involved with campus activities and organizations.
16 Sleep, laziness and Sunday vacations
Northern Iowan 94:41, p.5
3/3/1998 Columnist reflects on his Sunday activities.
17 Closing dining center would be mistake
Northern Iowan 94:39, p.10
2/24/1998 Student reacts to article on impending closing of Campbell Hall dining center on the weekends next fall.
18 Campbell dining center may close on weekends; low numbers, financial difficulties cited
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 94:36, p.1
2/13/1998 Campbell Hall's dining center may close on the weekends beginning in fall 1998; photo.
19 The Riot Act
Greene--James (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 94:18, p.9
10/31/1997 The parking lot is empty on a Friday afternoon; great spots available on the weekends.
20 Homecoming merry-making should provide pattern for all weekends
Pixley--J. Robert
Northern Iowan 94:17, p.7
10/28/1997 Had good time at Homecoming activities; encourages students to stay on campus every weekend.
21 Home fires burn
Northern Iowan 94:1, p.13
8/29/1997 Meaning of home changes over time.
22 Where has everyone gone? Part one
Northern Iowan 93:53, p.9
4/25/1997 Review of survey focusing on where students go on the weekends.
23 When it's time to change, you've got to rearrange
Northern Iowan 93:1, p.9
8/30/1996 Editorial comments on the changes that have taken place on campus over the summer.
24 Band Blast gives students excellent excuse to stay on campus this weekend
Northern Iowan 92:53, p.6
4/26/1996 Believes outdoor concert will be better than going home.
25 Homecoming weekend permeated by strong sense of community
Northern Iowan 92:13, p.6
10/10/1995 Homecoming gave students reason to stay on campus for weekend; believes activities should be planned to encourage this behavior.
26 Going home necessary, practical
Johnston--Sarah A. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 92:3, p.6
9/1/1995 Outlines reasons for going home on weekends.
27 Why go home? Here's why
Northern Iowan 92:3, p.6
9/1/1995 Outlines reasons for going home on weekends.
28 Why go home?
Northern Iowan 92:2, p.7
8/29/1995 Urges students to grow up and not to go home every weekend.
29 UNI students should take priceless advice: 'Grow up and enter college'
Meisenheimer--Blake E. (Class of 1995)
Northern Iowan 91:16, p.17
10/18/1994 Urges students to stay on campus and support UNI teams.
30 Bars are a popular hangout for college students; which way to the Hill?
Northern Iowan 88:23, p.9
11/19/1991 Students tell why they go to bars.
31 Students "staying here more often" because of gas prices
Northern Iowan 87:16, p.8
10/26/1990 Persian Gulf conflict is causing gas prices to rise.
32 Untitled
Johnston--Krista L. (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 87:14, p.11
10/19/1990 Number of students going home on weekends has earned UNI name of "suitcase college".
33 Sunday, boring Sunday
Northern Iowan 87:8, p.8
9/28/1990 Ideas on how to spend, or waste, time on Sundays.
34 The Insanity Parade
Hagerman--Brian (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 86:19, p.2
11/7/1989 Tries to understand why students leave every weekend and do not go to good athletic events on campus.
35 Sunday Supper to give students variety
Wright--Michelle (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 85:30, p.9
1/20/1989 NI will run recipes for weekend cooking.
36 Untitled
Weaver--Cherie A.
Northern Iowan 85:14, p.2
10/14/1988 A further look at weekend fun.
37 Moore or less
Northern Iowan 85:9, p.3
9/27/1988 The advantages of staying on campus on weekends.
38 Scherzo
Hantula--Tim (Class of 1985)
Northern Iowan 78:29, p.2
1/26/1982 Student compares UNI to high school.
39 What are you planning to do this weekend during Homecoming?
Northern Iowan 78:9, p.2
9/29/1981 Students state their itinerary for the weekend; photo.
40 Do you feel UNI is a 'suitcase college?'
Northern Iowan 77:32, p.2
2/10/1981 Students debate the question of whether too many people leave campus on the weekends; photo.
41 If the lot is empty, it must be the weekend
Northern Iowan 76:56, p.B3
5/9/1980 Some of the residence hall staff talk about UNI's reputation as a "suitcase college".
42 Alcohol, drugs are significant in UNI social life, poll shows; students also think the label "suitcase college" applies
Northern Iowan 74:45, p.1
3/21/1978 Results of NI poll on drinking, drugs, weekends, faculty, and President Carter.
43 Males have hard time getting dates
Northern Iowan 71:22, p.2
11/15/1974 Cites recent difficulty in getting dates; believes many women go home on weekends to avoid campus men.
44 Unpack your suitcases guys!
Miller--Kent David
Northern Iowan 70:15, p.2
11/2/1973 Offers suggestions for keeping students on campus on weekends.
45 "Put your suitcases away!"; Why concert fail . . .
Niceswanger--Alan Lowell (Class of 1974)
Northern Iowan 69:13, p.8
10/27/1972 Interview with entertainment director on problems with staging concerts on campus.
46 'Save our food service'; they "saved" it
Northern Iowan 68:53, p.1
5/9/1972 Plans to cancel weekend food service at Campbell Hall set aside after protest.
47 A Bender resident expresses his side
Northern Iowan 68:53, p.2
5/9/1972 Points out problems with closing weekend food service in Campbell Hall.
48 Freedom from exercise for women
Northern Iowan 68:53, p.2
5/9/1972 A modest proposal regarding the proposed closing of weekend food service in Campbell Hall.
49 What's wrong with the university?
Northern Iowan 68:53, p.2
5/9/1972 Points out problems with plan to cut weekend meal service at Campbell Hall.
50 " . . .The University of Northern Iowa will be closed . . . Tomorrow . . ."
Northern Iowan 68:21, p.3
12/3/1971 Student comes back from a weekend at home.


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