Northern Iowa Student Government Records, 1990-

Collection Overview

Title: Northern Iowa Student Government Records, 1990-

Record Series: 17/02/11

Creator: Student Government, UNI

Date: 1990-

Extent: 18.34 feet, 43 boxes

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: This material is entirely in English.

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Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in the Northern Iowa Student Government Records collection, 1990-    , Archives Record Series  17/02/11, [box and folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

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Scope and Content

 Northern Iowa Student Government has built this collection in small increments over the years.  The increments have not been focused on one particular subject or even on one particular time period.  Consequently, researchers may need to look at several boxes in order to cover the subject or time period in which they are interested.

Inventory

Box 1 

Constitution, amended through 1994

By-laws, amended through 1994

Announcements and brochures

Resolutions, 1990-2006, 2009-2010

Box 2

Bills, 1990-2002

Box 3

Bills, 2002-2006

2002-2006

Box 4

Minutes, 1989-2006

Box 4-A 

President's reports, 2004-2005, 2005-2006, 2006-2007

Cabinet, general information, 2000-2001

State of the student body, 2006

Correspondence, 2006

Vice president's reports, 2004-2005, 2005-2006, 2006-2007

Box 5

Director of Administration's reports, 2004-2005, 2005-2006, 2006-2007, 2008-2009

Director of Public Relations' reports, 2000-2001, 2004-2005, 2005-2006, 2006-2007

Chief of Staff, Sara Pate, 2000-2001

Student Activity Fee Committee, 2000, 2001

Campus Community Affairs, Jay Brown and Kelley Christman, 2000-2001

Community Relations, Katy Swalewell, 2000-2001

Diversity Awareness, Phuong Dao, 2000-2001

Environmental Advocacy, Katie Beadle and Beka Wilson, 2000-2001

External Affairs, Adam Briddell, 2000-2001

Greek Relations, Joseph DeAngelis, 2000-2001

Information Technology, Brent Bierstedt, 2000-2001

Public Safety, Tim Owens, 2000-2001

Residence Life, Ben Warren, 2000-2001

Supreme Court, 2000

Applications for student government positions, 2005-2006

Box 6

Budget requests, 1993-1994; 1996-1997

Box 7 

Budget requests, 2000-2001; 2001-2002

Box 8

Budget requests, 2001-2002; 2002-2003; Pepsi Grant requests, 2003-2004; Budget, 2005-2006

Box 9 

Requests for payment, 1999-2000, 2000-2001

Box 10

Requests for payment, 2001-2002, 2002-2003

Box 11

Requests for payment, 2003-2004

Box 12 

Newsclippings of articles about NISG, 2001-2005

Lead . . . or Leave voter registration campaign, 1994

Rules and guidelines, United Students of Iowa, 1984-1985

Extended library hours, 1985

Lang Hall renovation campaign, including photographs and video, 1996

UNI and Board of Regents strategic plans, 1998-2006

Box 13

Sterenchuk-Russell NISG campaign, 1999-2000

Alcohol abuse, 2000

Campus entertainment--Chris Fasselius, 2000-2001

Campus voices, intracampus governing group, 2000-2001

Computer fee allocation, 2000

Convocations and other special events, 2000

Box 14

Mentors in violence prevention, 2000

Maucker Union renovation, 2000

Panther Pass proposal, 2000

Parking ramp, 2000-2001

UNICORN campus organizations, 2000-2001

NCA accreditation visit, 2001

Public Safety, skateboards, 2001-2002

Public Safety, tasers, 2001

Panther Shuttle, 2003-2004

Committee on Public Relations, 2006-2007

Box 15 

Awards, recognition, and honors

  • First place, window painting, Homecoming 1998
  • First place, College Hill window painting, Homecoming 1999
  • Bronze achievement award, Walk to Cure Diabetes, 2000
  • Honorable mention, outstanding student organization, 2000-2001
  • Thanks, from Marching Band for assistance in securing new uniforms, 2003
  • Iowa General Assembly, House Resolution no. 22, commemorating UNI 125th anniversary, 2001

Box 16 

Elections, 1986-1989, 1998, 2002-2004

Box 17

Elections, 2004-2005

Senate handbooks, 1989-1990 and undated

United Students of Iowa, testimony, 1995

Campus marketing study by the Bonham Group, 1999-2000

Board of Regents budget dockets, 1998-2001

Student activity fee, 1999-2001

Box 18

Student activity fee, 1999-2001

Student government, University of Iowa and Iowa State University, tuition proposal, 2000

Tuition and fees proposal research, 2001

Student Activity Fee Committee, 2002

Box 19 

Student activity fee, 2002-2003

Health clinic fee, 2002

Financial aid, 2002

Executive Council, 2002-2003

Cabinet, 2002-2003

Pepsi-Cola grant fund, 2002-2003, 2005-2007

MET Transit and Panther Shuttle, 2002-2003

Box 20

MET Transit, 2002-2003

Panther Shuttle, 2002-2003, 2005-2006

Multimodal transportation center, 2002-2003

Correspondence, 2002-2003

Projects, 2002-2003

Issues and analysis, 2002-2003

Academic Calendar Committee, 2002-2003

Committee appointments; correspondence, 2002-2003

Tuition and fees, 2002-2003

Box 21

Board of Regents documents, 2002-2003

Lobbying, 2002-2003

Personal Identity Security Task Force, 2002-2003

NISG general information, 2002-2003

Intercollegiate Academics Fund, 2003

Tuition Policy Committee, 2003

United Students of Iowa, 2003

Student Activity Fee Committee, 2003

Health service fee, 2003

Rod Library hours, 2003

Child care grant, 2003

Box 22

Cabinet, 2003-2004

Board of Regents documents, 2003-2004

Board of Regents historical data, 2001-2007

Board of Regents documents about tuition and fees, 2003-2004

Lobbying, 2003-2004

Student Services Fee Committee, 2004, 2008

Box 23 

Budget requests, 2002-2004

Box 24

Resolutions, 2007

Bills, 2007

Speakers' Fund guidelines

Executive salaries, 1998-2006

Executive roster, 1995-2006

Senate rosters, 2002-2006

Candidate statements, 2004

Committee minutes, Public Relations, 2006

Box 25

Financial accounts, including Panther Shuttle account, 2006-2007, 2009-2010

Academic calendar, Thanksgiving break

Textbook project, 2006-2007

Student Savings Club

Pandemic influenza planning

Parking facility and shuttle service

Pick-a-Prof faculty rating service

Smoking on campus, 2006-2007

Goals, 2007-2008

Box 26

Funding and recognition guidelines, 2007, 2009-2010

Reports of administrative assistant, Webmaster, and office manager/recording secretary, 2007

Requests for NISG funds, 2006-2008

Pepsi Grant Fund, 2002-2008

Petition to censure Senator Gage Rewerts

Petition to retain trays in UNI Dining Centers, 2009

UNI Utility Enterprise, MBA Capstone project, 2005

Miscellaneous notes, 2009-2010

Budget hearing, 2010

Box 27 - The Panther Shuttle service.

Financial information, 1998-1999

Budget, 1991, 1997-2000

Press releases and implementation

Requests for payment, 2008-2009

Ridership statistics, 1998-2001, 2004

Contracts, 1998-2001, 2003-2007

Promotion, 1998-2001

Surveys, 1998-2001, 2006

Appendix including research conducted through Panther Shuttle campaign

Box 28

Campus organization budget requests, 2010

Requests for NISG funds, 2009

Requests for official campus recognition, 2006, 2008-2009

Organizations to be recognized and funded, meeting agenda and information, 2010

Senate bills, 2008-2009

Senate resolutions, 2008-2009

Box 29

Organization and Finance Committee guidelines, 2006

Student Activity Fee Committee, 2006

Director of Administration Bart Doudna, notebook, 2007

Pepsi Grant fund, 2008-2010

Organization funding hearings, 2009

Requests for payment, 2009

Box 30

Payroll, completed requests, 2003-2008

Requests for payment, 2009

Budget worksheet, 2007-2008

Telephone detail extension reports, 2007

Student Service Fee Committee, 2007-

Box 31

NISG bills, 2008

Completed applicant packets, 2006 special election

Completed applicant packers, 2009 general election

Voting results, 2009 general election

Completed applicant packets, 2010 general election

Election packets, 2010 general election

Election controversy, 2011 general election

Gage Rewerts--95(ish) Theses on NISG

Boxes 32-36

Material in Boxes 32-36 relate primarily to NISG financial transactions.  As such, these boxes can be a valuable resource for researchers interested in recognized student groups, their finances, and their activities.  Most of the material is from 1996-2010, with a small amount of information from before and after that date range.  Material is arranged chronologically and by subject.

Box 37

Newsletter, 1992-1993

Dance-a-thon, 1996

Intercollegiate Athletics Advisory Council, 1999-2005

Assessment Instrument Evaluation Committee, 2000

Senior Celebration, 2002

NISG Cabinet, 2004

Hurricane Task Force, 2005

ROTC--West Gymnasium renovations, 2005

Maucker Union Policy Board, 2005-2007

Regents Day at the Capitol, 2006

Campus Advisory Group, 2006

Warnings/Probation Focus Group, 2006-2007

Academic rigor, academic integrity, 2007

Maucker Union survey, 2007

Senate procedures, 2007

Athletics ticketing

Panther Pass funding

Student organization handbook, 2010

Panther Fund allocations, 2010

Police study, 2011

Campaign finance reports, 2011

Elections, 2011

Universities for a Better Iowa, 2012

Materials and recycling group, 2012

Senate elections, 2013

Box 38

Advocates for Alzheimers, 2013

African Union, 2012

AAF UNI Contingency, 2012-2013

Arts for El Salvador, 2013

UNI Black Student Union, 2012-2013

Psychology club, 2013

Campus relations, 2013

Cedar River Productions, 2012-2013

Dance Marathon, 2012-2013

Feminist Action League, 2012-2013

Green project UNI, 2012-2013

Hispanic Latino Student Union, 2013

Hope 4 Africa, 2012

Interfraternity Council and Panhellenic Council, 2012-2013

International Club of Business Students/African Union, 2012

UNI Multicultural Teaching Alliance, 2013

MSW Student Association, 2013

Multicultural Teaching Alliance, 2013

Northern Iowa Democrats, One Iowa at UNI, 2012

Campus Relations Committee, NISG, 2012

NISG, 2012

Northern Iowa Posters and Sculptors, 2012-2013

One Iowa at UNI, 2013

Panthers Allied with Local Schools (PALS), 2013

Pi Sigma Epsilon, 2012

UNI Philosophy Club, 2012-2013

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, 2012-2013

Political Science Society and Iowa High School Model UN, 2012-2013

UNI Printing Society, UNI Psychology Club, and One Iowa at UNI, 2013

Rho Epsilon Real Estate Organization, 2012-2013

Safe Date Tailgate, 2012

Sigma Phi Epsilon, 2012

Student Nature Society, 2012

UNI Student Affiliates of the American Chemical Society, 2012-2013

UNI Archery Club, 2012

UNI Chess Club, 2012-2013

UNI Fencing Club, 2013

UNI Freethinkers and Inquirers, 2012-2013

UNI Student Affairs Pre-professional Organization, 2013

UNI Student Cable programming Service, 2012

UNI Women's Rugby, 2013

UNI STAND, 2012-2013

Vocal AmmUNItion, 2012-2013

NISG 2013

Pepsi Fund, 2012-2013

Pepsi Fund-Committee, 2012-2013

Pepsi Fund-Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering, 2012

Pepsi Fund-Black Student Union, 2012-2013

Pepsi Fund-Campbell Hall Senate, 2012

Pepsi Fund-Connecting Alumni to Students (CATS), 2012-2013

Pepsi Fund-Feminist Action League, 2012

Pepsi Fund-Hispanic Latino Student Union, 2012

Pepsi Fund-International Student Promoters, 2012

Pepsi Fund-Men's Ultimate Frisbee, 2012

Pepsi Fund-Men's Volleyball Club, 2012-2013

Pepsi Fund-One Iowa at UNI, 2012

Pepsi Fund-Panther Pacers Running Club, 2012-2013

Pepsi Fund-Pi Sigma Epsilon, 2012

Pepsi Fund-UNI Proud, Feminist Action League, Black Student Union, 2012

Pepsi Fund-UNI Psychology Club, 2012

Pepsi Fund-Student Council for Exceptional Children (SCEC), 2012

Pepsi Fund-UNI Freethinkers and Inquirers, 2012-2013

Student Senate Bill, 2013

Executive orders, 2013

Org Fi Minutes, 2011-2012

Organization Recognition, 2012-2013

Organization Recognition Denied, 2012-2013

NISG Executive Staff Meetings, 2013

Student Senate Resolution, 2013

Senate Reports and Agendas, 2013

Panther Shuttle, 2012-2013

Proud, NI Dems, One Iowa, Transgenda, UNI FAL, 2012-2013

International Student Association, 2013

Multicultural Teaching Alliance, 2013

International Student Promoters, 2012-2013

Hispanic Latino Student Union/Proud 2012-2013

Black Student Union, 2013

African Union, 2012-2013

Diversity Matters-Funding Files, 2012-2013

Diversity Matters, 2012-2013

Operations-Expenses

Operations-August 2012

Operations- September 2012

Operations- October 2012

Operations- November 2012

Operations- January 2013

Operations- February 2013

Operations- April 2013

Operations- May 2013

Operations- June 2013

Operations- March - July 2013

Operations- December 2013

Saferide, 2012-2013

NISG Special Account, December 2012

NISG Special Account, January 2013

NISG Special Account, February 2013

NISG Special Account, March 2013

NISG Special Account, April 2013

NISG Special Account, May 2013

NISG Special Account, June 2013

2011/2012 Contingency and Panther Funds (3 folders)

Box 39

Contingency, July-October 2012

Contingency, November-December 2012

Contingency, January-February 2013

Contingency, March-April 2013

Contingency, May-June 2013

Contingency requests 2013 (2 folders)

Budgetary requests, 2014-2015

New Student Organization requests 2013-2014 (2 folders)

Requests 2013-2014 (3 folders)

Pepsi fund 2013-2014

Box 40

Weekend stipend, 2009

Senate bills, 2012

Pepsi fund, 2011-2012

Pepsi fund expenses, FY 2012

Pepsi fund committee, 2012

Resolutions, 2012

Executive orders, 2012

Agendas, 2012-2013

Student services fee committee,  FY11 & FY12

Student services fee committee, FY13

Student services fee committee, FY15

Student services fee contingency fund

Student services fee, 2012

Student services fee funding request, FY14

Budget process, FY12

UNI saferide account expenses, FY 12

Diversity matters fund, 2012

Panther fund expenses, FY12

​Panther shuttle expenses, FY12

Contingency fund expenses, FY12

Operations expenses, FY12

Operations expenses, FY12

Box 41

KULT agency account, 2005-2006

Minority graduate student association, 2005-2006

Maucker Union programming, 2005-2006

Texas hold'em event, 2005-2006

Homecoming, 2005

Fall festival, 2005

Family weekend, 2005

American Civil Liberties Union, 2005

American humanics, 2005

American sign language club, 2005-2006

Black student union, 2005-2006

Campus crusade for christ, 2005-2006

Chinese scholars, 2005-2006

Club SOLE, 2005-2006

College hill lutheran student fellowship, 2005-2006

Der Deutsche club, 2005-2006

Entertainment large, 2005-2006

Entertainment small, 2005-2006

Gender equality association, 2005-2006

Habitat for humanity, 2005-2006

Hispanic Latino student union,2005-2006

International student association, 2005-2006

Intervarsity Christian fellowship, 2005-2006

KULT radio, 2005-2006

Minority graduate student association, 2005-2006

Masters of social work student association, 2005-2006

NAMI UNI, 2005-2006

Native American student union, 2050-2006

Northern Iowa management association, 2005-2006

Orchesis dance company, 2005-2006

Panther productions, 2005-2006

Panhellic & Fraternity councils, 2005-2006

Senior celebration committee, 2005-2006

Sigma Alpha Epsilon, 2005-2006

Sigma Delta Phi, 2005-2006

Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity, 2005-2006

Speakers committee, 2005-2006

Speakers committee small, 2005-2006

Students for social justice, 2005-2006

The French club, 2005-2006

The got ignorance? council, 2005-2006

The Legacy, 2005-2006

Theta Alpha Phi, 2005-2006

UNI Amnesty International, 2005-2006

UNI Circle K

UNI Folk & Ballroom Dancers, 2005-2006

UNI GLBTAU, 2005-2006

V-Day committee, 2005-2006

KULT equipment

Homecoming fundraising, 2006-2007

Maucker Union - SIAC Programming, 2006-2007

Amnesty International, 2006-2007

Campus Crusade for Christ, 2006-2007

Cedar valley linux users group, 2006-2007

Chinese scholars 2006-2007

Club SOLE, 2006-2007

Colleges against cancer, 2006-2007

Daniel Webster law society

Delta Sigma Theta, 2006-2007

English Club, 2006-2007

Entertainment - large, 2006-2007

Ethnic student program 2006-2007

Gender equality association, 2006-2007

International students association, 2006-2007

KULT radio, 2006-2007

NAMI, 2006-2007

NISG, 2006-2007

Northern Iowa Management Association, 2006-2007

Omega Psi Psi fraternity, 2006-2007

Orchesis Dance Company, 2006-2007

Panhellenic & IFC Councils, 2006-2007

Panther Pacers, 2006-2007

Panther Production, 2006-2007

Pro-choice Panthers

Relay for life, 2006-2007

Senior celebration

Sigma Alpha Epsilon 2006-2007

Sigma Phi Epsilon, 2006-2007

Speakers - small, 2006-2007

Speakers fund, 2006-2007

Speakers - large, 2006-2007

Students for social justice, 2006-2007

The legacy, 2006-2007

Theta Alpha Phi, 2006-2007

UNI folk & ballroom swing

UNI LGBSTA, 2006-2007

UNI student theatre association

Box 42

Campus Activity Board, 2005-2006, 2016-

CAB publicity and Thinsdaze, 2005-2006

CAB Thursdaze and Pub-1, 2006-2007

CAB Thursdaze and Pub-2, 2006-2007

Homecoming, 2015

Resolutions, 2007-2012

Homecoming, 2017

Processing Information

Material initially processed and finding aid prepared by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson in August 2000; files re-processed to integrate addenda by Library Assistant Shanna Taylor and new finding aid prepared by Gerald L. Peterson, October 2006; additions to collection processed by University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee graduate student intern Dana Wallace, spring semester 2010; Boxes 32-36 processed by Public History Intern Eric Kann, October-November 2013; Boxes 37-39 processed by student assistants Lindsay Beyer and Ashley Thronson, April 2015; modified March 29, 2016 (GP). Updated contents by Library Assistant Joy Lynn, October 11, 2017. Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, January 2018 and April 2018. Linear feet updated September 17, 2017.

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