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Insurance increases for UNI, staff

JACOB MADDEN, News Editor

December 7, 2017No Comments

This past year, faculty and staff insurance at UNI has seen a massive overhaul following the revisions made to Chapter 20 by the Iowa Legislature. Chapter 20, otherwise known as the Iowa Public Employment Relations Act (IPER...

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Sexual assault reported

December 7, 2017

Vertigo showcases performance art

Vertigo showcases performance art

December 4, 2017

House GOP tax hike on graduate students raises concerns

House GOP tax hike on graduate students raises concerns

December 4, 2017

CFPD searching for possible Hill shooting witness

CFPD searching for possible Hill shooting witness

December 4, 2017

UPDATE: Sexual assaults reported

December 4, 2017

Changes coming soon to campus living

Changes coming soon to campus living

November 30, 2017

3-2 record after fourth place finish in Kansas

JOEL WAUTERS, Sports Writer

December 7, 2017No Comments

The UNI women’s swimming and diving team brought both their dedication and their “A game” to the pool. The Panthers faced off against a series of stiff challengers in their final meets before the holiday break. On...

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IOC bans Russia from 2018 Winter Games

IOC bans Russia from 2018 Winter Games

December 7, 2017

UNI’s postseason effort comes to an end

UNI’s postseason effort comes to an end

December 4, 2017

Gophers beat the Panthers in the NCAA tournament

Gophers beat the Panthers in the NCAA tournament

December 4, 2017

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Star Wars receives ‘Marvel Treatment’

SAM KING, Opinion Columnist

December 4, 2017No Comments

“Star Wars: Episode VIII” is coming to us in just a few weeks. I’m pretty excited to see the new movie, but perhaps not as excited when I first went to see Episode VII. I love Star Wars and have for some time; ho...

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UNI offering de-stress opportunities for finals

UNI offering de-stress opportunities for finals

December 4, 2017

LTE: UNI makes unclear polling location announcement

LTE: UNI makes unclear polling location announcement

December 4, 2017

Speaking up amidst allegations

Speaking up amidst allegations

November 30, 2017

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RLC vacancy in Rider Hall filled
Campus Life

AMELIA DUAX and LEZIGA BARIKOR
December 7, 2017

Soon, Rider Hall residents will be welcoming a new Residence Life Coordinator (RLC) after the departure of Ellie Hail-Langer, who had been Rider’s RLC at the start of the fall 2017 school year. According to Nicholas Rafanello, the director of residence life, the returning RLC for Rider Hall moved to another position outside of the state. This vacancy ocurred early in September, prompting the sta...

Glee says ‘Text Me Merry Christmas’
Campus Life

ANNA FLANDERS, Staff Writer
December 4, 2017

This last weekend marked the 40th annual Christmas Variety Show featuring the UNI Varsity Men’s Glee Club. All three performances — at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday and 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday — sold out to 1,500 guests. Before the show, Glee Club Director John Wiles asked for the house lights to be brought up and for audience members who had been part of the show in years past to stand an...

Finals week preparation: the do’s and dont’s
Campus Life

MONIQUE SMITH, Staff Writer
December 4, 2017

Finals are fast approaching, and the library is beginning to fill with students cramming for their tests. Despite the exams, projects and final due dates coming, students may feel tempted to procrastinate. Casey Hoekstra is a graduate assistant at UNI, working at the College Reading and Learning Center, and when it comes to defeating procrastination, she suggests students plan out when they are ...

Triumphant ‘Mother Courage’ play
Campus Life

SHELBY WELSCH, Theater and Event Critic
December 4, 2017

“Mother Courage and Her Children” is an anti-war play that was written by Bertolt Brecht in 1939. The German playwright and poet wrote the script in resistance to the rise of fascism and nazism and as a response to the invasion of Poland by Hitler’s army in 1939. Four theatrical productions of the play were produced in Switzerland and Germany from 1941 to 1952, the last three directed by Br...

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