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Special Olympics Iowa
Recently, athletes gathered at the UNI-Dome to take part in events for the Special Olympics Northeast Iowa Spring Games.
Nov 11, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa men's and women's rugby teams advanced after hosting and playing in the Midwest regional tournament recently. The No. 1-ranked UNI women's team won 36 to 22 against No. 4 Lacrosse, then lost to No. 3 University of Dayton by 27 to 32. The No. 1-ranked UNI men's team won 20 to 0 against No. 3 Iowa State University, and then defeated No. 4 University of Wisconsin-Stout15 to 11 to become the...
Nov 11, 2002
The Board of Regents, State of Iowa, will meet at Iowa State University Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 13 and 14. The following are document items pertaining to the university, and the individuals who can best address those issues.UNI Capital Register Tom Schellhardt, vice president for administration and finance, (319) 273-2382Approval of tuition and fees Renee Romano, vice president for educational and student services, (319) 273-2331 Aaron...
Nov 11, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- University of Northern Iowa senior Kathy Roling, a management information systems major from Eldridge, recently received the Excellence Award from CIGNA Retirement & Investment Services in Dubuque. The Excellence Award is presented by CIGNA to one or two outstanding students per semester as part of CIGNA's leadership program. Criteria for the award include excellent academic standing, demonstrated leadership, outstanding...
Nov 11, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The National Marketing Honor Society, Mu Kappa Tau, recently inducted select University of Northern Iowa marketing students during the fall semester. Among those initiated was (Student's name), a UNI (Classification)from _(Hometown)_. He/Sheis the (Son/daughter)of (Parents' names).Membership in the honor society is limited to upper-level marketing majors. Juniors must rank in the top 10 percent of their university-wide class...
Nov 11, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- University of Northern Iowa Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) cadets recently attended the advanced cadet leadership training at Fort Lewis, Wash.The cadets participated in a 32-day leadership development camp required to become officers in the U.S. Army. According to Lt. Col. Robert Stavnes, head of UNI's Department of Military Science, the camp is the single most important training event for Army ROTC cadets and...
Nov 10, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Twenty University of Northern Iowa ROTC students recently completed the annual Ranger Challenge at Camp Dodge, Iowa. The challenge is designed to test the best cadets in the nation physically and mentally. The students completed eight rigorous events that included: a 10-kilometer roadmarch, the Army physical fitness test, orienteering, weapons disassemble/assemble, grenade throw, one-rope bridge, rifle marksmanship, and a...
Nov 10, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa ï¾– 'It's A Tree's Life,' a program for children in second through fifth grades, will be offered Saturday, Nov. 16, as part of the University of Northern Iowa Children's Biology Seminar Series. The program, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., will take place at the UNI Biology Botanical Center Greenhouse. It will be taught by Amanda Miller, a UNI biology major from Dubuque. She is a Certified Botanical Center employee who has experience...
Nov 10, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa will offer three baseball camps this winter. The offense/defense camp is Jan. 19, and is divided into two sessions. The offense camp is from 9 a.m. to noon, and the defense camp is from 1 to 4 p.m. The camp is open to players 8 to18 years old.The pitching/catching clinic will be Jan. 26. The session is divided into age groups, 8 to13 years old from 9 a.m. to noon; and 14 to 18 years old from 1...
Nov 10, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa will offer four softball camps this winter, for girls in grades 5-12.The pitching/catching clinics are Sunday, Dec. 15 and Sunday, Feb. 23 from 10 a.m to noon. Pitchers must provide their own catcher who is not participating in the catching clinic.The offense/defense clinic is Sunday, Dec. 15 and Sunday, Feb. 23 from 1 to 5 p.m. All camps will be at the UNI-Dome and are coached by UNI head...
Nov 7, 2002
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The next session of 'Women on Fridays,' a discussion series offered by the University of Northern Iowa Women's Studies program will be at noon, Friday, Nov. 15, in Baker 161. The topic will be'Teaching Women's Studies -- What does it mean?' The series will continue on the following Fridays: Friday, Feb. 28, 'Teaching Women's Studies -- What does it mean? (continued)' Friday, March 28, 'What Can I do with a Degree in Women's...

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