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NISG would like to congratulate the senators that were confirmed in yesterday’s election! We look forward to continued work on the issues that have great impact on the student body. NISG would also like to warmly welcome the new senators that were...

by Spencer Shireman on Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 11:45

NISG Students,

Did you know there's an election for University At-Large, Off-Campus, and College of Natural Sciences seats?  Did you know there's a constitutional amendment to change the duty of the Attorney General for the Student Government?  Your opportunity to make your...

by Kevin Shannon on Monday, December 6, 2010 - 22:38

Planning on running for a position within NISG this fall? You'd best stop by the NISG Office no later than Wednesday, December 1st. This is also the date when packets are due back to be eligable for the election. Contact Speaker Kevin Shannon at

by Spencer Shireman on Monday, November 29, 2010 - 15:55

Graduating in December? Come to the NISG Office on the Plaza Level of Maucker Union between now and Fall Graduation to recieve your NISG purple and gold cords! Students who are currently or have been past members of NISG are eligible. Contact Speaker Kevin Shannon for further details. 

by Spencer Shireman on Monday, November 29, 2010 - 15:51

November 19, 2010

Dear friends and colleagues,

Following a recent routine physical exam, I was diagnosed with early stage prostate cancer. This came as a complete surprise, as I have been fortunate to have had excellent health, and there were no indications of a problem. I am in...

by Dakotah Reed on Friday, November 19, 2010 - 14:22

Check out the debate tonight between student representatives for Iowa Governor's Race Candidates at the Interp Theatre in Lang Hall from 7 to 8 PM TONIGHT! Sponsored by NISG.

by Spencer Shireman on Wednesday, October 27, 2010 - 14:20

NISG would like to thank the nearly 500 people who stopped by Saturday morning to check out our table and grab a cookie! Homecoming 2010 was a great weekend and we couldn't have had a presence like we did without the great volunteers who came out to work our table. Thanks again everyone! Go...

by Spencer Shireman on Monday, October 25, 2010 - 09:36

Rock the vote this Saturday, October 16th at the HuB on Main Street in Downtown Cedar Falls. The party lasts from 8 PM 'till 2 AM and includes the bands Pork Tornadoes and the DiZ DiZ. Be sure to make your voice heard in our mock election and enjoy the fun! The Panther SafeRide will be making it...

by Spencer Shireman on Monday, October 11, 2010 - 15:42

The Diversity Matters Fund was created to provide a new, unique, and flexible funding source to collaborating UNI student organizations, and to supplement those monies already available from other sources. To apply, read the guidelines and complete the application attached below. Please e-mail...

by Dakotah Reed on Monday, October 4, 2010 - 15:58

The City of Cedar Falls has closed section University Avenue and Hudson Road as of today. These roads should approximately open back up tomorrow evening at the earliest. Due to such road constraints, the Panther Shuttle is running late on its route. Should you decide to utilize the Panther...

by Dakotah Reed on Wednesday, September 29, 2010 - 11:22