Chilean diplomat speaks on development
In celebration of the 30-year partnership between the University of Northern Iowa and the University of Tarapaca, Chile, the UNI Office of International Programs welcomed Roberto Matus to the Curris Business Building Tuesday night.
Bancroft-Smithe and White reflect on terms as president, VP
It has been two weeks since Jordan Bancroft-Smithe and KaLeigh White vacated the Northern Iowa Student Government office. At the end of their term as 2012-13 student body president and vice president, respectively, the two have mixed feelings as they move forward.
The Hill welcomes new faces and spaces
The already diverse selection of shops, bars and restaurants on the Hill is expanding, with the recent addition of Social House and Gingers Pub.
Kyle Dehmlow, who opened Social House in what was most recently Banditos, isn’t a newcomer to the Cedar Falls bar scene. Though Social House is the first bar that he’s owned, he’s been involved with bars around the area since 1999.
Hurst and Jessip appointed by senate
The Northern Iowa Student Government senate approved the appointments of Victoria Hurst and Alicia Jessip to the position of director of governmental relations and director of diversity and student life, respectively. These new appointments came after senate rejected the original appointments by President Thomas Madsen and Vice President Blake Findley.
Protest on campus incites student response
On what was one of the first truly warm days of the year, white picket signs displaying messages such as “sodomy ruins nations” were held high against the blue, sunny sky as protesters from the Missionaries to the Pre-Born shouted their message to University of Northern Iowa students.
It’s QUASH-ing time!
Students filled the West Gym on campus Friday night to participate in the Quest to Unravel Alzheimer’s Scavenger Hunt, a campus-wide event open to all students.
UNI says farewell to Ben Allen
After eight years of service, University of Northern Iowa President Benjamin Allen is saying goodbye to UNI and turning the post over to William Ruud from Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania.
Allen, who was provost at Iowa State University prior to his tenure at UNI, was initially attracted to the position when colleagues around the state recommended he apply. Among them was Jim Lubker, who served as interim provost at UNI before Gloria Gibson was hired to fill the role.
All that matters is the ending
You want to know about Bryan Fuller? I’ll tell you about Bryan Fuller.
Bryan Fuller was a student at the University of Southern California, but a shortage of funds forced him to drop out before he could graduate. He spent the next five years working as an office temp, occupying a large portion of his free time by watching episodes of “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.”
Board set to review student services fee
The Board of Regents had their annual vote regarding any changes to be made to the University of Northern Iowa student services fee Thursday, April 25.
Decisions, decisions: Should students live on or off campus?
When deciding where to live for the upcoming school year, students are faced with a decision: Do I want to live on or off campus?