Northern Iowa Student Government records, 1990-

Archives Record Series: 17/02/11

Northern Iowa Student Government records, 1990-. 30.5 linear feet.

Papers
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.


Container 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 4a 

  • 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
  • Pubic 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

This box contains information about 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
  • Election campaign, 2013
  • Guide to Organization and Finance Committee
  • Organization recognition and funding, fall 2010
  • Organization recognition and funding, spring 2011
  • NISG budget process, FY13
  • Student Service Fee Committee, FY13
  • Budget applications, FY14
  • Student Services fee, funding requests, FY15

 

Box 38

  • Weekend stipend, 2009
  • Senate bills, 2012
  • Pepsi Fund, 2011-2012
  • Pepsi Fund expenses, FY2012
  • Pepsi Fund Committee, 2012
  • Resolutions, 2012
  • Executive orders, 2012
  • Agendas, 2012-2013
  • Student Services Fee Committee, FY11 and FY12
  • Student Services Fee Committee, FY13
  • Student Services Fee Committee, FY15
  • Student Services Fee Contigency Fund
  • Student Services Fee, 2012
  • Student Services Fee funding requests, FY14
  • Budget process, FY12
  • Saferide account expenses, FY12
  • Diversity Matters Fund, 2012
  • Panther Fund expenses, FY12
  • Panther Shuttle expenses, FY12
  • Contingency Fund expenses, FY12
  • Operations expenses, FY12

Microcassettes, contents unknown


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 37-38 processed by Gerald Peterson; last modified:  December 8, 2014 (GP).


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