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51 It's October: Be a pink panther
Wilson--Joshua David (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:12, p.4
10/7/2011 October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Someday we will cure breast cancer.
52 Richness rather than threat
Sumpter--Gloria Jean (Grad Assistant--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:8, p.4
9/23/2011 Diversity of culture should not be a threat to educated people. Get to know those from another culture on campus. You will learn as much from them as they will from you.
53 He said, she said: relationship advice
Mitchell--Anthony Patrick (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 108:7, p.5
9/20/2011 Male and female perspectives on dating and relationship questions; photo.
54 UNI host Power of the Purse V: Let's Speak Female
Public Relations News Release 2011:35, p.1
9/13/2011 A financial seminar for women, "Power of the Purse V: Let's Speak Female" will teach women about financial freedom.
55 He said, she said: Relationship advice
Mitchell--Anthony Patrick (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 108:3, p.5
9/2/2011 Male and female perspective on questions relating to dating and or relationships; photo.
56 Wanted: new roommate (women need not apply)
Boeckmann--Trevor Paul (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 107:48, p.7
4/8/2011 Finding a roommate is difficult. Many ads are for members of the same gender. Women have several reasons for not considering a male roommate. Many reasons are unfounded.
57 An end to gender, at least in my mind
Sumpter--Gloria Jean (Grad Assistant--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:41, p.11
3/4/2011 A revealing moment in a person's life. Readers urged to embrace the talents and gifts that people around us bring to us. We are accountable for our deeds.
58 Student brings branch of Her Campus magazine to UNI
Currie--Markita Alexandrea (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:39, p.4
2/25/2011 Tehrene Firman has opened a web branch geared toward college women. The site includes articles, event listings, polls, pictures, forums and even personal accounts. During the first week, the site received over two thousand hits.
59 Chris Larimer to discuss gender-balancing law
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:34, p.1
2/8/2011 Assistant professor of political science will speak at University Book and Supply. Anyone interested in gender dynamics at the state or local government level will enjoy the discussion; photo.
60 No hats for you
Turner--Robert Thompson (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:25, p.10
12/3/2010 Florida congresswoman seeks to have a rule overturned that does not allow people to wear hats while congress is in session. An alternative would be to make an exception for her.
61 Professor creates DVD on sexual consent
Donovan--Maggie Mary (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:6, p.3
9/17/2010 Professor Harry Brod examines the message of responsibility to take steps to know that you have consent for sexual activity. A person should ask and, if uncertain if he or she has permission, ask again.
62 He said, she said: Relationship advice
Mitchell--Anthony Patrick (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:3, p.4
9/3/2010 Relationship advice from male and female perspective; photo.
63 Research suggests gender diversity shapes decision-making processes
Public Relations News Release 2009:475, p.1
6/7/2010 Should Elena Kagen be approved, the U. S. Supreme Court will, for the first time, have three female justices. Research conducted by Chris Larimer, suggests that gender composition of a group affects its decision outcomes.
64 UNI Integrated Services Project helping women overcome domestic violence and substance abuse
Public Relations News Release 2009:471, p.1
5/28/2010 Through a partnership with Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ICADV), the UNI Integrated Services Project (ISP) will develop more educational programs for staff and integrated services to help women reach safety and sobriety.
65 Thou who smelt it, dealt it
Showalter--John David (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:53, p.11
4/27/2010 Bodily noises can be humorous.
66 Professor analyzes glass ceiling that halts women's advancement
Schreck--Anna E. (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:49, p.1
4/13/2010 Professor Victoria Robinson says that five external barriers hinder women in the workforce: the devaluation of women, home, and family; a limited number of sponsors and mentors, limited networks, and a systematic bias; photo.
67 The good old days
Gitchell--Erin Elizabeth (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:49, p.6
4/13/2010 Life is full of choices for both men and women today. During early civilization, women became farmwives, mid-wives, or servants.
68 The topless double standard
Showalter--John David (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:49, p.5
4/13/2010 Discussion on the Go Topless organization that fights for the right for women to be nude from the waist up.
69 UNI professor speaking out on 'jagged edges in the glass ceiling'
Public Relations News Release 2009:338, p.1
3/22/2010 Robinson: Present-day barriers still limiting career advancement for women in educational leadership. Over the past 30 years, research on barriers to women in educational leadership has significantly evolved. "Gender bias used to be more blatant.
70 UNI professor speaking out on 'jagged edges in the glass ceiling'
Public Relations News Release 2009:344, p.1
3/22/2010 Robinson: Present-day barriers still limiting career advancement for women in educational leadership. Over the past 30 years, research on barriers to women in educational leadership has significantly evolved.
71 What's so bad about prostitution anyway
Krob--Nicholas Joseph (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:39, p.3
2/26/2010 Makes case for the legalization of prostitution.
72 Lecture to examine role conflict of women on parole
Public Relations News Release 2009:291, p.1
2/22/2010 "Who Am I Accountable To? Role Conflict Among Women on Parole" is the title of a lecture to be given to Tara Opsal, professor of criminology, at the Center for Multicultural Education, Room 109A.
73 No gods, no masters
Boeckmann--Trevor Paul (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:37, p.4
2/19/2010 Believes that sexism is alive and well. Fundamentalist Christian leaders, such as Mark Driscoll, are preaching that women should have no voice and should not teach. Believes that little progress has been made for women's rights.
74 A false sense of security
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:33, p.4
2/5/2010 Self defense classes and preventive sprays can cause people to think that since they know what to do in bad situations, nothing bad will happen. One should follow one's intuition and avoid dangerous situations or places.
75 Love, lust or lunacy? The biology of human attraction
Murphy--Brian Sullivan (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:31, p.5
1/29/2010 Dating, physical attraction, and love examined.
76 The pros and cons of gossip
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 2008:30, p.5
1/26/2010 Students urged to reduce the time spent on gossip due to its negative tone. One should think before he speaks.
77 He said, she said: relationship advice
Mitchell--Anthony Patrick (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 2008:28, p.9
1/15/2010 Woman seeks advice on how to handle boyfriend who notices other girls.
78 UNI hosts "Power of the Purse III; Every Penny Counts"
Northern Iowa Today 93:3, p.22
1/1/2010 Program aimed at assisting women with philanthropy.
79 Obstacles and opportunities experienced by women in IT to be the topic of next UNI "News Talk'
Public Relations News Release 2009:191, p.1
12/2/2009 "Women in Information Technology Careers: Where Have They All Gone?" is the title of the final "News Talk" for the semester. The number of women in the information technology (IT) workforce continues to decline, yet demand for IT workers is increasing.
80 UNI students honored at Way Up conference
Public Relations News Release 2009:193, p.1
12/2/2009 Johnanna Ganz, a graduate student from Cedar Falls, majoring in women's and gender studies, received The Carol Rocklin Kay Memorial Scholarship. Kaitlin Korbitz, a graduate student, received The Eunice A. Dell Memorial Scholarship.
81 Next CROW Forum to be held Dec. 7
Public Relations News Release 2009:183, p.1
11/30/2009 "Notes of Nuevo Amanecer: Weaving a New Beginning?" is the title of a lecture to be given by Jennifer Cooley. The lecture focuses on Cooley's most recent work, a bilingual play based on testimonials from Guatemalan women weavers in Postville, Iowa.
82 Do some Dalai Lama research
Kaleas--Justin Cody (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:23, p.8
11/17/2009 States that Tibetan people live in abject poverty, while the priestly and aristocratic classes live in opulence. Women have few, if any, rights.
83 A family fashion affair continues
Deppe--Elizabeth Ann (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:20, p.8
11/6/2009 Lisa Richter grew up sleeping in fitting rooms in women's stores owned by her mother. She still manages her mother's stores and recently opened her own store in Cedar Falls; photo.
84 He said, she said: relationship advice
Mitchell--Anthony Patrick (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:19, p.7
11/3/2009 Relationship problems addressed from the male and female point of view.
85 Christian hypocrisy in our leadership
Wendt--Alyssa Catherine (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:13, p.8
10/13/2009 Believes actions by political figures has diminished their proclaimed beliefs in Christianity. Governor Mark Sanford and Senator John Ensign were outspoken against equal marriage rights, but were having extramarital affairs; photo.
86 Donations from UNI's program "Power of the Purse" help female students dress for interviewing success
Hart--Margaret McCarthy (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:13, p.4
10/13/2009 Three women students in financial need received $250 for interviewing attire. The money was donated by those attending "The Power of the Purse" presentation; photo.
87 What's the worst that could happen?
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:13, p.7
10/13/2009 Believes students need to take advantage of opportunities during their college days. Summon your courage and do whatever you have been wanting to try. At least you will have tried.
88 He said, she said: relationship advice
Mitchell--Anthony Patrick (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:12, p.8
10/9/2009 Eye contact with the opposite sex can be a tricky situation; perspectives from men's amd women's poins of view.
89 UNI's 'Power of the Purse III: every penny counts' raises money for three UNI female students to purchase new interview outfits
Public Relations News Release 2009:108, p.1
10/7/2009 For the first time, Power of the Purse attendees engaged in a philanthropic project aimed toward students. Participants could contribute their loose change to piggy banks on each table. The contributions will be given to deserving women students.
90 New courses offered for Liberal Arts Core
Zidon--Rachel Margaret (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:1, p.19
8/28/2009 "Wind Energy Applications in Iowa" and "Women and Gender Studies: Introduction" have been added to the social science category. Iowa has become a major player in harnessing the wind for energy; photo.
91 Gamer girls in hiding
Gitchell--Erin Elizabeth (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:55, p.2
6/12/2009 Recent survey notes that women outnumber men in the 25-34 year age group of those who play video games. Women seem not to share with others their love of playing video games.
92 UNI events this week
Northern Iowan 105:51, p.3
4/21/2009 Dates, times, and places for events on or near campus for the coming week.
93 Iowa continues to be progressive
Dahlke--Lisa Renae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 105:48, p.5
4/10/2009 Admitting women on an equal basis to college, first female school district superintendent, allowing women to vote on bond issues forty years prior to the 19th amendment, Tinker vs. Des Moines, and allowing gay marriage are examples of progressive Iowa.
94 The plight of the girl child
Bormann--Emily Ann (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:38, p.7
2/24/2009 Girls born in many areas of the world are subjected to the worst form of gender discrimination. The UN has launched a campaign to aid the "girl child".
95 New site offers forum, advice
Northern Iowan 105:35, p.7
2/13/2009 Web site devoted to social networking dealing with the good, bad, and ugly of love lives.
96 Just not that into waiting for a guy to call
Bormann--Emily Ann (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:34, p.8
2/10/2009 Has problems with many romantic comedies, but believes that they may have some truth to them.
97 Iowa Mathematics & Science Education Partnership directs study on women and minorities in science, technology, engineering and math fields for Regent
Public Relations News Release 2008:273, p.1
12/15/2008 The report states that currently, women and some U. S. minorities are under-represented in some STEM majors, reflective of a national challenge of under-representation in these fields of study. Iowa's Regent universities have seen steady improvement.
98 History of famous Iowan
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 105:23, p.3
11/18/2008 Cheryl Mullenbach presents lecture on Julia Addington; photo.
99 Women's roles portrayed in romance comics
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 105:20, p.1
11/7/2008 Paul Siddens spoke at the CROW Forum. His presentation was entitled, "Domestic Containment: Women and Romance Comics of the '50s and '60s"; photo.
100 Go Red for Women goes to Coldstone
Moorman--Samantha Leigh (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:18, p.10
10/31/2008 Public relations class created a program with Coldstone to raise money and awareness for the American Heart Association. The Other Place on College Hill will host the next event November 12; photo.

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