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1 UNI wrestling extends dual win streak to six
Hill--Drew (Student--2021), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 118:32, p.6
2/7/2022 The men's wrestling team won against Air Force in the West Gym on Friday and West Virginia on Saturday, pushing their winning streak to six; photo.
2 Jazz Studies presents outdoor concert
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021), Crow--Catherine (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:53, p.05
4/26/2021 UNI jazz bands held a concert in front of the West Gym. The concert featured Jazz II and III along with multiple jazz combos, all of which played pieces composed or arranged by UNI students or alumni; photo.
3 Clinic cancelled as FDA pauses shot
Maas--Emma'le (Student--2019), Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:50, p.01
4/15/2021 On April 14, UNI's on-campus vaccination clinic in the West Gym was cancelled due to the FDA's recommendation to "pause" the Johnson and Johnson shot. The vaccination was paused due to six female individuals having severe blood clots within the last 6-13 days. The UNI Student Health Center had little time to warn students of the cancellation and many students thought that the situation should have been handled better.
4 Panther Portrait: Outdoor concert series
Witherow--Anthony (Student--2020), Rublaitus--Lindy (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:16, p.05
10/12/2020 Panther Portrait of the Outdoor Concert Series; photos.
5 Panther Train takes senior night 36-6
Hansen--Patrick (Student--2018), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:36, p.06
2/17/2020 Six seniors finished out their careers at home. All finished their final meet with a blowout win, 36-6 team win. The Panther team has one remaining match left away from home; photo.
6 Caucus results cause delay, confusion
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:33, p.01
2/6/2020 UNI students and community members turned out for the Iowa caucuses, but the caucuses didn't turn out as planned. Tere were difficulties with the new app-based reporting system used for the first time this uear by the Iowa Democratic Party causing a delay in results. This mishap gained nation wide attention causing questions to ensue as to if Iowa should be the first in the nation to caucus; photo.
7 Panther Train moves to first in Big 12 conference
Kiewiet--Brielle (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:32, p.06
2/3/2020 The Panther wrestling team traveled to Norman, Oklahoma, for a Big 12 competition against the University of Oklahoma Sooners. The Panthers won 25-13 and are now first in the Big 12 standings. The Panthers are now 5-1 in the Big 12 conference and 6-3 in the season. They return to the West Gym to host the Mountainers of West Virginia,
8 Panthers place fourth at Cliff Keen Invite
Kiewiet--Brielle (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:26, p.06
12/9/2019 Panthers wrestling traveled to Las Vegas for the Cliff Keen Invite. The team placed fourth overall out of 32 teams. The Panthers had five medalists at the invite last year.
9 Panther Train comes up short at Northwestern 24-20
Hansen--Patrick (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:24, p.06
11/21/2019 UNI Wrestling traveled to Evanston, Illinois to battle the Wildcats. The final score was 24-20, with a UNI loss. Northwestern started out the day and took the first two matches, but UNI picked up the next match before losing the next two. The Panthers did not play their best at this meet, however, have hope for the future.
10 Six Panters claim titles in season opener
Hansen--Patrick (Student--2018), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:22, p.06
11/14/2019 The UNI wrestling team has returned from the offseason with a bang at the Harold Nichols Open at Iowa State University. Six Panther wrestlers claimed the title in their weight group on the day with five more finishing in second place. The winners are as follows Michael Blockhus, Max Thomsen, Bryce Steiert, Taylor Lujan, Lance Runyon, and Parker Keckeisen; photo.
11 Julian Castro to visit UNI campus
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:16, p.02
10/24/2019 Presidential candidate Julian Castro, former U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development will visit the Cedar Valley. Castro will hold a meet and greet in the West Gym Courtyard. This event will be co-hosted by the Northern Iowa Democrats and UNIdos (UNI Hispanic Latino Student Union).
12 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.
13 Bernie Sanders rallies in West Gym
Whitehead--Zyrus (Student--2019), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:4, p.01
9/12/2019 Bernie Sanders came to UNI while on the campaign trail. Due to weather, the event was held in the West Gym and around 500 UNI students attended. Many students were interviewed and gave a statement to the newspaper. UNI was just one stop on Sander's Campus Tailgate Tour, a campaign trail that will allow Sanders to speak at many college campuses across the US; photo.
14 Wrestling remains undefeated in Big 12 duals
Campbell--Jerrius (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:31, p.06
1/31/2019 At the Big 12 Conference the wrestling team improved there record to 5-4 and remained undefeated in the conference.
15 Kamala Harris visits UNI
Wauters--Joel (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:18, p.02
10/25/2018 California State Senator Kamala Harris visited UNI to encourage voting in the midterm elections.
16 A wonderful week of homecoming events
Weber--Colby (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:16, p.04
10/18/2018 There is a wide variety of activities that students can participate in during homecoming week.
17 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.
18 Homecoming Week brings fun, food, friends
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:11, p.02
10/2/2017 UNI's annual Homecoming Week will feature many activities such as the Homecoming Parade, Campaniling, Football, and much more. The theme this year is "Panthers Awaken"; photo.
19 "Divine inspiration" brings Trump truck to UNI
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015), Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 112:28, p.02
1/14/2016 A supporter of Donald Trump attends the January rally in the West Gym, driving from New York state to Iowa in a truck painted with a mural of the presidential candidate. The painting contains a facial portrait of Trump, as well as an Eagle holding the American flag in its talons over a depiction of the earth. Julian Raven, the artist, claims that his motivation to create the piece and promote it on a truck was a result of "divine inspiration;" photos.
20 Run for your life
Jamtgaard--Katherine A (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:17, p.1
11/3/2014 UNI hosted its first annual 5k Zombie Run to support the ROTC; photo.
21 Reviving the West Gymnasium
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:14, p.6
10/16/2014 Student Sean Dengler proposes the idea of occasionally using the West Gymnasium for basketball to spark student interest; photo.
22 Olympic gold medalist and former Panther Smith honored at UNI wrestling meet
Northern Iowa Today 95:3, p.29
5/1/2013 Gave special recognition to Bill Smith prior to match against Oklahoma on January 18, 2013, in the West Gymnasium; wrestling mat named in his honor; photo.
23 Students to QUASH Alzheimer's
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:35, p.1
2/15/2013 Students are putting on a scavenger hunt to help raise money and awareness for Alzheimer's Disease. This is the fourth annual QUASH scavenger hunt featuring both physical and mental challenges for students; photo.
24 I Spy
Northern Iowan 109:6, p.2
9/14/2012 Mystery photo looks for identification. The previous photo was identified by Ken Connelly as being the sculpture outside the West Gym; photo.
25 A QUASH-ing good time to fundraise
Stewart--Jacob K. (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 108:53, p.6
4/24/2012 Students raised over $10,000 during the third annual Quest to Unravel Alzheimer's Scavenger Hunt. Puzzles, games, and quizzes kept students busy and entertained; photo.
26 I Spy
Campbell--Colby David (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 108:41, p.2
3/2/2012 Photo seeking identification. The previous photo was not identified, but was on the West Gym building.
27 Panther Portraits
Maddix--Nicholas Scott (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:30, p.9
1/24/2012 Scenes from around campus following a January snow storm; photo.
28 Mike Posner to perform at UNI
Northern Iowan 107:44, p.7
3/25/2011 Singer, songwriter, and producer will perform in the West Gymnasium. Panther Productions is sponsoring the event.
29 Panther Profile
Jorgensen--Dru (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:43, p.9
3/11/2011 Caleb Flores is one of the graduating seniors on the wrestling team. The season had its ups and downs, but overall it was a success. Flores plans to return to California and coach at the high school level; photo.
30 UNI advocates for Alzheimer's to host QUASH
Currie--Markita Alexandrea (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:40, p.2
3/1/2011 The Quest to Unravel Alzheimer's is a campus- wide scavenger hunt. Donations are accepted at registration for the event. A goal of $20,000 has been set.
31 25 wins and counting
Hayne--Cassandra Kay (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 107:13, p.9
10/12/2010 Volleyball team extends their regular season conference win streak to twenty-five games by defeating South Dakota State and Bradley University; photo.
32 UNI Homecoming celebration to feature week of activities
Public Relations News Release 2009:111, p.1
10/8/2009 Homecoming committee members are encouraging students, faculty, and staff to wear purple and gold on Friday, October 16. The festivities will begin on October 11 with residence halls window painting and continue through October 17.
33 Building history
Northern Iowa Today 93:2, p.4
9/1/2009 Tribute to James E. Robinson, who planned many of the older buildings on campus; photo.
34 Panther Portraits
Parrott--Megan (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 105:54, p.supp 27
5/1/2009 Scenes from sand volleyball court and the John McCain rally in the West Gym; photo.
35 No. 22 wrestlers tame Northern Illinois, 34-6
Buxton--Zachary Joe (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:32, p.20
2/3/2009 Winning 9 of 10 matches UNI defeats Northern Illinois in wrestling. The win followed a lop-sided loss to Oklahoma State; photo.
36 Sports and events complex attracts crowds to UNI
Northern Iowa Today 92:2, p.13
11/1/2008 Highlights of recent activities on campus from July 2007 through June 2008; 427,000 attended events in the Dome, McLeod Center, and the West Gymnasium; another 112,000 attended events in GBPAC; photo.
37 Students removed from McCain rally
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:18, p.1
10/31/2008 Visit to West Gym by John McCain attended by 2000 people. At least four students were removed for unknown reasons; photo.
38 McCain rallies supporters at UNI
Parrott--Megan (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 105:17, p.1
10/28/2008 Republican presidential candidate John McCain holds rally in the West Gym; photo.
39 McCain-Palin make trip to Iowa
Northern Iowan 105:16, p.4
10/25/2008 John McCain will hold a "Road to Victory" rally at the West Gym.
40 Panther Portraits
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:16, p.4
10/25/2008 Teams write letters seeking donations for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital; photo.
41 University of Northern Iowa releases county impact data UNI serving all 99 Iowa counties
Public Relations News Release 2008:111, p.1
9/30/2008 UNI has a 132-year history of serving Iowans. With more than 57,000 alumni living in Iowa, 11,000 of whom are educators, the university recognizes the role it plays in public service and outreach. There are currently more than 30 outreach programs.
42 Fast Facts
Northern Iowan 104:55, p.2
6/20/2008 Flood of 2008 information.
43 UNI classes and normal work activities cancelled today and tomorro; Red Cross to open evacuation center in McLeod Center at 5 p.m. today, June 10
Public Relations News Release 2007:719, p.1
6/10/2008 Due to local flooding and the need to reduce utility use, classes are cancelled beginning at 3 p.m. today and also tomorrow. The Red Cross will open an evacuation center in McLeod Center today. The West Gym is being used to house evacuees.
44 Students rally with Barack Obama
Calcara--Sally A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:27, p.1
12/7/2007 Presidential candidate Barack Obama visited UNI Wednesday in the West Gymnasium; photo.
45 The greatest UNI games
Griffin--Aaron J. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:25, p.18
11/30/2007 Four of the Elite 8 UNI athletic moments to remember.
46 NISG sheds light on dark sides of campus
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:18, p.1
10/26/2007 Safety walk around campus included President Allen, Director of Public Safety, several NISG members, faculty, and staff; walk comes in wake of several reported assaults; photo.
47 It can happen here
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:6, p.5
9/14/2007 Commentary on the recent assault on a woman student near the West Gym.
48 UNI student assaulted
Northern Iowan 104:6, p.1
9/14/2007 Woman student is victim of assault near the West Gym
49 Panther Athletics: Year in Review
Northern Iowan 103:55, p.25
4/27/2007 Highlights of Panther athletics during the 2006/2007 year; photo.
50 West Gym to get 'Wrecked' in March
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:44, p.9
3/9/2007 Panther Productions brings 'The Wreckers" to the West Gym for a March concert; photo.


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