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Afro-American Society

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Title Date Summary
1 Center for Multicultural Education celebrates 40 years
Northern Iowa Today 94:2, p.23
4/1/2011 Brief history of the center; photo.
2 Minority group relations at SCI/UNI
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.255
7/1/1995 Detailed account of attempts by the UNI administration to recruit and relate to African-American students; photo.
3 The resignation of President Maucker: the end of an era
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.371
7/1/1995 President Maucker moves toward a decision to resign; tributes to his achievements; photo.
4 Black Student Union reformed
Northern Iowan 69:19, p.7
11/17/1972 Successor group to Afro-American Society; elect officers; photo.
5 EMCEC: and yet a part of many; one contributing to the whole, essential to its completeness
UNI Quarterly 2:2, p.30
1/1/1971 Brief history of the Center; early activities; plans for the future; photo.
6 Panel Discussion on Students, Labor, and the Law to be Held
Public Relations News Release 1970:62, p.1
10/2/1970 Panel sponored jointly by the UNI local of the American Federation of Teachers and the campus chapter of the American Association of University Professors.
7 UNI broadens scope of minority programs
Grimes--Vicki King (Public Relations Staff)
Alumnus 55:3, p.10
9/1/1970 History of UNI efforts in education for minorities; photo.
8 The trials: comments on conflict
Lessman--Robert
UNI Quarterly 1:4, p.34
7/1/1970 At look at the issues and the results of the sit-in at the President's House; photo.
9 Cultural house proposal was born in long controversy
Sparks--David G. (Finance Faculty)
Northern Iowan 66:57, p.6
5/15/1970 Brief history of efforts to establish house; photo.
10 Regents approve Minorities Center plan for UNI
Public Relations News Release 1969:602, p.1
5/15/1970 Board of Regents approved a plan for the development of an Ethnic Minorities Cultural and Educational Center.
11 New disciplinary procedures to be established according to Maucker
Bancroft--Craig M. (Class of 1973)
Northern Iowan 66:51, p.2
4/24/1970 President Maucker outlines ways in which new procedures will be established; concerned about speech by Jerry Rubin; states that no further hearings will be held on campus at this point.
12 UNI 7 allowed to return to classes; controversy centers around administrative reaction
Crabb--Ginger
Northern Iowan 66:45, p.1
4/3/1970 Informed of suspension from school on March 20-21; suspension lifted March 30 with proviso that they would not engage in any unlawful activities; photo.
13 Black students sit-in at Maucker home
Crabb--Ginger
Northern Iowan 66:44, p.1
3/20/1970 Afro-American Society stages sit-in; stays overnight in President's house.
14 Hansen withdraws request for legality of tax financed center
Northern Iowan 66:44, p.1
3/20/1970 Senator reacts to sit-in at President's house; will not seek legal opinion; Northern Iowan may try to raise funds.
15 Faculty passes total program on black demands
Northern Iowan 66:30, p.1
1/30/1970 Excerpts from faculty debate; special attention to issue of culture house.
16 Criticizes concessions to black demands
Fox--Josef W. (Philosophy and Humanities Faculty)
Northern Iowan 66:28, p.3
12/19/1969 Professor Fox believes action should be taken deliberately rather than in reaction to demands.
17 Explains philosophy of Afro-American Society
Christian--Dwight
Public Relations News Release 66:27, p.4
12/16/1969 Outlines reasons for existence of Society.
18 Crownfield supports black proposals
Crownfield--David R. (Philosophy and Religion Facu
Northern Iowan 66:22, p.4
11/21/1969 Professor Crownfield goes over Afro-American Society demands one-by-one.
19 Video-tape syndrome exists at UNI faculty meetings
Wherry--Peg (Class of 1972)
Northern Iowan 66:22, p.4
11/21/1969 Peg Wherry analyzes recent faculty meeting.
20 "Unable and unwilling to operate on demands"
Fox--Josef W. (Philosophy and Humanities Faculty)
Northern Iowan 66:20, p.3
11/14/1969 Professor Fox applauds President Maucker's position on demands from Afro-American Society; outlines his own position on attention to particular segments of population.
21 Blacks and whites can work together
Johnson--Janet (Student--1969)
Northern Iowan 66:20, p.3
11/14/1969 Defends aims of recent demonstration.
22 Should express truth
Hyde--Eric
Northern Iowan 66:20, p.2
11/14/1969 Critical of Bob Johnson's position on recent demonstration.
23 Answers charges and accusations
Sweet--Michael
Northern Iowan 66:19, p.2
11/11/1969 Supports and will work for demands make by Afro-American Society.
24 Black activities require explanation
Thies--Brian (Class of 1972)
Northern Iowan 66:19, p.2
11/11/1969 Believes recent demonstration may have been mis-directed.
25 Blacks demand action on resolutions; seek support
Northern Iowan 66:19, p.1
11/11/1969 Members of Afro-American Society picket food service at Union in order to gain attention for demands.
26 Suggests a change of demand tactics
Johnson--Robert Harold (Classes of 1970 and 1976)
Northern Iowan 66:19, p.2
11/11/1969 Believes recent demonstration might not be most effective way to promote change.
27 The demands
Northern Iowan 66:19, p.1
11/11/1969 Text of demands made by Afro-American Society.
28 Untitled
Sparks--David G. (Finance Faculty)
Northern Iowan 66:19, p.7
11/11/1969 Students stage protest in Union; photo.
29 Believe all women beautiful, queens
Northern Iowan 66:15, p.1
10/28/1969 Afro-American Society releases statement critical of Homecoming Queen competition.
30 Key Hole schedule posted; list open hours
Northern Iowan 65:51, p.12
4/18/1969 Detailed schedule.
31 Key Hole is not hopeless
Ryerson--Dennis
Northern Iowan 65:50, p.2
4/15/1969 Cites early difficulties in use of room; hopes for quick solution.
32 Afro-American Center in Union
Northern Iowan 65:42, p.6
3/7/1969 Text of recommendation for use of Keyhole Lounge by Afro-American Society.
33 Culture Center set
Maucker--James William (President of ISTC--SCI--and UNI)
Northern Iowan 65:42, p.1
3/7/1969 President Maucker talks about an agreement with the Afro-American Society for the use of the Keyhole Lounge.
34 "Blacks do their thing"
Northern Iowan 65:37, p.8
2/18/1969 Afro-American Society will present dance and skits.
35 Six black proposals
Northern Iowan 65:18, p.16
11/8/1968 Proposals from Afro-American Society include a culture house, a student recruitment program, naming a building after Dr. King, more African-American faculty, African-American entertainment, and a fund drive for scholarship funds.

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