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Welcome Week

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1 Welcome Week: Then and now
Mendez Aguilar -- Mario (Student--2021), Fortmann--Toni (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 118:4, p.03
9/9/2021 Welcome week and a retrospective on COVID-19; photo. To read the article in Spanish, see El antes y el ahora: La semana de bienvenida on page 3.
2 Nook recovers from surgery
Roundtree--Diamond (Student--2021), Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:3, p.01
9/2/2021 President Nook discussed the beginning of the 2021 school year after recovering from back surgery; photo.
3 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.
4 Main Street, College Hill welcome students
Barikor--Leziga (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 115:1, p.07
8/23/2018 College Hill and Main Street hosted activities to welcome new students; photos.
5 Bash in the stacks brings students to Rod
Welsch--Shelby (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:2, p.1
8/31/2015 Rod Library was filled with games and fun during the second annual Bash in the Stacks; photo.
6 3rd Annual Hall-A-Palooza
Northern Iowan 111:2, p.1
9/4/2014 Despite the ominous clouds many students attended the third annual Hall-A-Palooza and weren't upset that the event had a last minute change in venue.
7 CME's bbq bash
Rouse--Amber Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:1, p.9
8/28/2014 Under white tents set up outside of the Center for Multicultural Education, students kicked off the first day of classes at UNI with a barbecue and entertainment hosted by the CME; photo.
8 Cedar Falls Main Street welcomed UNI students on move-in weekend
Rankin--Meghan Christine (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:2, p.8
8/30/2013 Many students participated in the Panthers on Main welcome activity. Students were able to explore the various businesses on Main Street. There were promotions offered by businesses for this event; photo.
9 Good times and good food kick off the school year
Ruggles--Jacinda Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:2, p.1
8/30/2013 The Welcome Week Panther Picnic was held to welcome students back for a new school year. The picnic provided students with free food, games, and dancing. There were also several clubs and organizations represented at the picnic; photo.
10 Panthers in action: photos from UNI's annual Welcome Week
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:2, p.10
8/30/2013 Photos of students participating in the various Welcome Week activities; photo.
11 UNI kicks off Welcome Week
Peterson--Caitlin Anne (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:1, p.1
8/22/2013 There are many activities planned for students to participate in this first week back. Some of these activities include a picnic, sand volleyball, and a Welcome Ball. There will also be various performances by student groups.
12 UNI to host Welcome Week events for students
Public Relations News Release 2013:20, p.1
8/16/2013 Various activates have been planned for this years Welcome Week. Such activities include the Panther Picnic and various performances.
13 UNI classes begin Monday, August 20; "Welcome Week" offers variety of activities
Public Relations News Release 2007:105, p.1
8/15/2007 "Welcome Week" begins August 17.
14 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
8/21/2006 The annual Welcome Back BBQ will be held Monday, August 21.
15 Welcome Week activities kick off school year
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:1, p.13
8/26/2005 Welcome week activities scheduled and explained.
16 Saturday, Aug. 28
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
8/23/2004 Welcome Weekend service project at the Northeast Iowa Food Bank.
17 UNI classes begin Monday, Aug. 23; 'Welcome Week' offers variety of activities
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
8/13/2004 List of activities for the week.
18 UNI classes begin Monday, Aug. 25; "Welcome Week" offers variety of activities
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
8/22/2003 Activities for first week on campus described.
19 UNI sponsors annual Welcome Week Aug. 24-30; Convocation Wednesday, Aug. 28
Public Relations News Release 2002:49, p.1
8/22/2002 Events are planned for Welcome Week include the "New Student Bash"; Alumnus Carl Boyd will speak at the Convocation.
20 UNI sponsors annual Welcome Week
Public Relations News Release 2001:56, p.1
8/20/2001 Welcome Week will take place from August 25 to August 31.
21 UNI students arrive on campus to Welcome Week Celebration
Public Relations News Release 2000:41, p.1
8/21/2000 Events planned are discussed by Mike Bobeldyk.
22 Untitled
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:1, p.12
8/27/1999 Students play game show as part of Welcome Week; photo.
23 Welcome Week activities welcome the students back to campus
Public Relations News Release 1999:19, p.1
8/23/1999 Jim Egli will discuss activities being held to welcome students back as part of Welcome Week '99.
24 New Student Bash and Welcome Week
Public Relations News Release 1999:18, p.1
8/19/1999 Activities, such as the International Picnic, a biking tour, and the New Student Bash have been planned for Welcome Week '99.
25 The University of Northern Iowa Welcome Week 1999 to be held August 23-28
Public Relations News Release 1999:14, p.1
8/12/1999 Many events are scheduled to help new and returning students learn about campus during Welcome Week. Andrew Shue will speak August 24.
26 NISG to investigate minimum housing code
Griffin--Michael Lloyd (Student--2000)
Northern Iowan 95:58, p.3
6/25/1999 Topics at recent NISG meeting included housing code exploratory committee, advertising on Panther Shuttle buses, "Welcome Week" activities, Student-Advantage, All-Events pass, and the increased student computer fee.
27 Untitled
Campus News Network 9:2, p.2
8/31/1998 Welcome Week Union BBQ Blast; photo.
28 Untitled
Campus News Network 9:2, p.Insert 2
8/31/1998 Students at Welcome Week Maucker Union BBQ and Blast X-treme air sky diving simulator; photo.
29 University of Northern Iowa "Welcome Week '98" activities kick off Aug. 21
Public Relations News Release 1998:5, p.1
8/19/1998 List of activities planned for Welcome Week '98.
30 University of Northern Iowa "Welcome Week '97" Activities kick off Aug. 23
Public Relations News Release 1997:2, p.1
8/19/1997 Welcome Week full of events: Bartlett Hall picnic, dance on Maucker Union, New Student Bash with entertainment by "Playfair," International Student Reception, and comedienne Francis DiLorinzo will perform.
31 "Welcome Week '96" activities to kick off August 24 at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1996:7, p.1
8/21/1996 Welcome Week will kick off with several activities fro students.
32 University of Northern Iowa welcomes students back with many events
Public Relations News Release 1996:6, p.1
8/21/1996 A variety of events will be taking place to welcome students back.
33 Touch down!
Campus News Network 6:2, p.2
9/18/1995 Skydiver landing on Lawther Field during Welcome Week activities; photo.
34 Welcome Week activities begin
Campus News Network 5:22, p.2
8/21/1995 Schedule of events for Welcome Week for returning students, faculty, and staff.
35 Welcome Week to be held at University of Northern Iowa August 19-27
Public Relations News Release 1995:2, p.1
8/14/1995 Comedian/musician, Tim Settimi will perform during Welcome Week at UNI. Other activities for the week are announced.
36 Enclosed slide of "World's Largest Milkshake."
Public Relations News Release 1988:12, p.1
8/26/1988 Students hoping their milkshake will make it into the "Guinness Book of World Records." The milkshake totaled 325 gallons.
37 University of Northern Iowa students to attempt creation of world's largest milkshake.
Public Relations News Release 1988:5, p.1
8/19/1988 Activies planned for "Welcome '88," a week-long event sponsored by the University's Maucker Union.

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