Northern Iowa Student Government

Senate Agenda March 31

By: Student on Wed, 03/31/2010 - 17:46

Attached is the agenda for the March 31, 2010 meeting of the NISG Senate. The bills on the agenda are also attached. Senate meets Wednesdays at 7 p.m. in the University Room, unless noted. 

Senate Agenda March 24

By: Student on Wed, 03/24/2010 - 11:22

Attached is the agenda for the March 24, 2010 meeting of the NISG Senate. The bills on the agenda are also attached. Senate meets Wednesdays at 7 p.m. in the University Room, unless noted. 

Cabinet positions still open

By: Student on Wed, 03/24/2010 - 10:45

The application deadline for the 2010-11 executive cabinet has been extended to Friday, April 2, 2010 at 5 p.m. Please see the list of positions and requirements below, as well as the link to the application.

Executive Cabinet 2010-2011
Chief of Staff
Director of Academic Initiatives
Director of Campus Involvement
Director of Diversity Affairs
Director of Environmental Affairs
Director of Graduate Student Affairs
Director of Greek Affairs: Fraternities
Director of Greek Affairs: Sororities
Director of International Student Affairs
Director of New Student Initiatives
Director of Residence Hall Relations

Apply here: For more information, contact Student Body President-Elect Joel Anderson ( or Vice President-Elect Emma Hashman ( with questions.

NOTE: All applicants must supply two references (preferably people on campus; include name, position, office phone number and e-mail address). Please e-mail these items separately to Student Body President-Elect Joel Anderson ( and Vice President-Elect Emma Hashman ( Use “Position_Name” for the subject-line.

Applications are due April 2, 2010 no later than 5 p.m.

ESPN and HP Encourage UNI Fans to be "Amazing"

By: Student on Tue, 03/23/2010 - 11:56

Most "Amazing" Fan Base Could Win $100,000 for Their School

As the University of Northern Iowa competes for a slice of the national championship title in NCAA Men’s Basketball, fans have the chance to rally the fan troops and put Northern Iowa in the top spot of ESPN and HP’s “Amazing 16” contest.

What? ESPN is teaming up with HP to challenge fans of the Sweet 16 schools to prove their school spirit and show just how amazing their fans are.

How? Fans go to and by sharing photos, posting messages and answering poll questions; they accumulate points for their favorite Sweet 16 school. The top two schools with the most fandom points (no matter their NCAA tournament ranking) will be announced on Sunday, April 4 and will battle for the ultimate fan bragging rights.

Why? The college or university generating the most participation in the “Amazing 16” will win a contribution of $100,000 in cash and technology products for their school.

Who? FANS!

When? The “Amazing 16” race kicks off Tuesday, March 23 at noon EDT.

Details? ESPN Anchor Scott Van Pelt will offer insights throughout the contest. The program is a part of HP’s “Let’s Do Amazing” campaign, which celebrates the amazing things people do with technology in collaboration with the world’s largest technology company.

NCAA Student Tickets and Free Transportation

By: Student on Mon, 03/22/2010 - 14:15

A pool of 150 tickets are reserved for students for the 2010 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament in St. Louis on March 26-28. Free transportation to those students who receive tickets will be provided compliments of Panther Athletics.

Students must apply for a ticket no later than 5 p.m. on Monday and will be notified on Wednesday if they will receive one of the 150 available tickets. Tickets will cost students $166 and include both Friday and Sunday games.

Transportation will be provided leaving Friday morning and returning after Friday's game. If the Panthers win, transportation will be provided again on Sunday. (If the Panthers do not win, students wanting to attend the Sunday game would have to provide their own transportation.)

For game tickets, call 273-4TIX no later than 5 p.m. today.