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The William & Stephanie Clohesy Documentary Film Series

The William & Stephanie Clohesy Documentary Film Series

ALLYN OXLEY, Staff Writer
April 24, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

Over the next two days, the UNI Department of Communication Studies will host the Clohesy Documentary Film Series, featuring documentary filmmaker, philanthropist and social activist Abigail Disney, who is a member of the famous Disney filmmaking family. Today, a screening of Disney’s film “Arm...

Vertigo Mini

Vertigo Mini

KIRBY DAVIS, Staff Photographer
April 24, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Last Thursday, April 20, performance art students bared it all at their annual spring showcase known as VertigoMini. As with many performance art shows, audience members aren’t always sure of what to expect when they walk in. The same was true of this show, which was free to the public and took place ...

CABapalooza on the horizon

CABapalooza on the horizon

CLINTON OLSASKY, Campus Life Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

This Thursday, April 27, UNI’s Campus Activities Board (CAB) will be hosting their annual “CABapalooza” on Lawther Field from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Chelsea Miller, junior management organizational leadership major, serves as the CAB homecoming executive. Miller explained what students can expect when a...

Florida Georgia Line review

Florida Georgia Line review

LEZIGA BARIKOR, Copy Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The award-winning country duo Florida Georgia Line (FGL) made their second stop in Iowa in the past 10 months, this time in the UNI-Dome as part of the “Dig You Roots” tour on April 21. Fans went crazy as the pair, Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard, descended onto the stage from elevated platforms and ...

‘Into the Woods’ hits high notes

‘Into the Woods’ hits high notes

SHELBY WELSCH, Theatre & Event Critic
April 24, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

“Into the Woods,” a musical famously known for being tricky to put together, was executed wonderfully by UNI’s Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC), School of Music and Theatre UNI. The score of “Into the Woods” is rhythmically challenging, the themes and keys constantly cha...

PANTHER PORTRAIT: TAPP Catwalk 25 Around the World

PANTHER PORTRAIT: TAPP Catwalk 25 Around the World

CLINTON OLSASKY, Campus Life Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

On Saturday, April 22, the Textiles and Apparrel (TAPP) department held their 25th annual fashion show in Lang Hall Auditorium. The theme for this year’s show was “Around the World in 60 Minutes.” The show was divided into three sections that each highlighted three distinct worldy fashions: Japan, E...

Softball loss at Loyola, 14-6 in MVC

Softball loss at Loyola, 14-6 in MVC

DYLAN PADY, Sports Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The UNI women’s softball team had a strong start to their weekend after a close 7-6 victory against Loyola in Chicago. After Friday’s affairs, they would lose both games, 0-1, and finish the series 1-2 with an overall record of 26-17. Despite holding a two-game losing streak, UNI is still 14-6 with...

Students showcase worldly fashions

Students showcase worldly fashions

ALLISON MAZZARELLA, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

This Saturday, April 22, the Textiles and Apparel (TAPP) department will be showcasing their annual fashion show at Lang Hall Auditorium from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.  This year marks the department’s 25th year with the event, and the theme is “Around the World in 60 Minutes.”  The show is free and o...

Softball reigns supreme in Dome, 12-3 home record

Softball reigns supreme in Dome, 12-3 home record

BRENNAN WHISLER, Sports Writer
April 20, 2017
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The Northern Iowa softball team left the Robinson-Dresser Sports Complex behind this last weekend and spent some time in the UNI-Dome. The change of scenery was just what the doctor ordered, as the Panthers reached second place in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC), one game behind Illinois State. Cedar ...

House, Senate ban 20-week abortions

House, Senate ban 20-week abortions

ISAAK ESPERSEN, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
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The subject of abortions has always been a hot topic in the United States, but this past Tuesday it hit a little closer to home with the Iowa Senate passing Senate File 471, voting to ban abortions after 20 weeks into a pregnancy. The bill was passed by the Iowa House last week, and the bill will now...

Trump admin. should tread lightly

Trump admin. should tread lightly

JOSHUA DAUSENER, Opinion Columnist
April 20, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Throughout the past couple weeks, President Trump and his administration have shaken up American foreign policy. First came the strike on Syria, in which Trump authorized the firing of 59 Tomahawk missiles against Syrian regime targets. Soon afterwards, the US dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb in...

Graduating students exhibit artwork

Graduating students exhibit artwork

SYDNEY HAUER, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

This Monday, four Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) students  will have their first experience of installing their artwork in professional spaces. The BFA group exhibition, presented by the UNI Gallery of Art opens April 24, at 7 p.m. The exhibition will be on view until Saturday, May 6. The opening rec...

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