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Atkinson--Kenneth R. (Philosophy and Religion Faculty)

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1 Cold War soldier's story
McGuill--Lauren (Student--2019), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:15, p.01
10/21/2019 Dr. Kenneth Atkinson, UNI Professor, and Cold War Veteran, gave his lecture, "Transporting the Nation's Secrets Across the Iron Curtain: A Cold War Soldier's Story" on October 16th, 2019. The event was hosted by UNI's Phi Alpha Theta History Lecture Series; photo.
2 UNI prof pens letter opposing 'biblical literacy' bill
Northern Iowan 114:38, p.03
2/19/2018 Kenneth Atkinson, Professor of History, co-authors a letter addressing biblical literacy bill in the Iowa House of Representatives.
3 UNI to host speaker on ancient Palestinian queen
Public Relations News Release 2012:150, p.1
11/29/2012 Kenneth Atkinson will giving a talk entitled, "Queen Salome: Jerusalem's Warrior Monarch of the First Century B.C.E.". It will focus on this woman's life and her many accomplishments.
4 Darwin Week 2011
Baker--Brandon Lee (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:35, p.2
2/11/2011 Scenes from activities during Darwin Week; including presentations, discussion, and debate; photo.
5 UNI faculty, staff receive 2008 Regents Excellence Awards
Public Relations News Release 2008:271, p.1
12/11/2008 The awards are presented annually to faculty and to staff members in the professional and scientific ranks, and biennially to a member of the supervisory/confidential merit personnel, who have demonstrated outstanding professional contributions.
6 UNI to present lecture on Jesus and the Roman empire
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 105:8, p.3
9/26/2008 John Dominic Crossan will give a lecture entitled; "The Kingdom of God in a time of Terror: Jesus and the Roman Empire".
7 UNI faculty members awarded for research, service and excellence in teaching
Public Relations News Release 2007:332, p.1
12/6/2007 Biographical profiles of Kenneth Atkinson, Catherine Miller, and Kurt Meredith.
8 UNI faculty member studied pages from the Gospel of Judas
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
4/17/2006 Kenneth Atkinson has studied the first pages of the recently announced Gospel of Judas.
9 Monday, March 20
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
3/20/2006 Wilson Series in Business Ethics will present "An Industry Insider's View of the WorldCom Crisis," in the Curris Business Building. Events for the coming week are listed.
10 Thursday, March 23
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.2
3/20/2006 Dickinson Relays will take place in the UNI-Dome; Informal discussion on Islam will be held in the Union; Asian-American Heritage Month Keynote Address will take place at the Center for Multicultural Education.
11 Thursday, March 2
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.2
2/27/2006 "Jesus, Mary Magdalene and the Da Vinci Code" part of a four week course offered by UNI's Lifelong University; "Mr. School of Music" competition will be held; Leaders on Leadership series will continue with a presentation by President Koob.
12 Education for a lifetime
Schultze--Rebecca A. (Public Relations Staff)
Northern Iowa Today 90:1, p.16
1/1/2006 Students in the Lifelong University classes talk about their experiences; schedule of spring 2006 classes; photo.
13 Kenneth Atkinson receives UNI Distinguished Scholar Award
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
12/6/2004 Received $500 for research purposes.
14 UNI professor says ignorance about religion has spawned recent interest in all things Biblical
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
5/3/2004 Ken Atkinson says that people need to remember that novels and movies about the Bible are usually not very historically accurate.
15 Professors honored by bookstore
McKenzie--JoLynn (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:54, p.1
4/27/2004 University Book and Supply honors six professors with Outstanding Teacher award; photo.
16 University Book and Supply recognizes excellence in non-tenured faculty
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
4/21/2004 List of award winners.
17 Kenneth Atkinson named University Book and Supply Outstanding Teacher
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
4/16/2004 Professor Ken Atkinson will receive the award and give a lecture, "Mysterious Women of the Dead Sea Scrolls," on Wednesday, April 21.
18 Passion panel strikes Hollywood chord
Ellenwood--Jacquelyn D. (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 100:44, p.1
3/12/2004 Panel of UNI professors speaks on Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ"; photo.
19 UNI to host panel discussion on 'The Passion of the Christ'
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
3/1/2004 Philosophy and Religion professors, Ken Atkinson, Harry Brod, Betty DeBerg, and James Robinson, will discuss different aspects of the film; the discussion will take place Monday, March 8.
20 UNI professor explains controversy surrounding Mel Gibson film, 'The Passion of the Christ'
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
2/18/2004 Professor Ken Atkinson believes that while the film may not be anti-Semitic it could be perceived as being so.
21 UNI Muslim Students Association to present panel on Jesus, Mohammad, and Moses
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
11/12/2003 Panel to be held November 17 in Lang Hall Auditorium.
22 UNI professor cautiously optimistic about the possibility of peace in the Mideast
Public Relations News Release 2002:562, p.1
6/6/2003 Kenneth Atkinson remarks on possibility of peace in Mideast.
23 UNI experts available to discuss religion, terrorism and politics
Public Relations News Release 2002:389, p.1
3/18/2003 UNI faculty and staff members are listed that can talk about the war in Iraq.
24 UNI professors to explain the concept of war from various perspectives
Public Relations News Release 2002:391, p.1
3/18/2003 Faculty members and students available to discuss war are listed.
25 UNI professors explain the concept of war from various perspectives
Public Relations News Release 2002:285, p.1
1/27/2003 Professors available to discuss war topics are listed.
26 Kenneth Atkinson (Philosophy and Religion)
Campus News Network 12:19, p.1
7/30/2002 Presented a paper at the Society of Biblical Literature and the American Academy of Religion Regional Meeting.
27 Kenneth Atkinson, Philosophy and Religion
Campus News Network 12:19, p.1
7/30/2002 Will be writing a textbook for College Network.
28 UNI's 'Arts in April' celebration ends with special events Monday, April 29
Public Relations News Release 2001:464, p.1
4/26/2002 A series of events on April 29, including, speakers, an airing of a KUNI program, and a performance of UNI's Concert Chorale, will close the 'Arts in April' celebration.
29 Hidden treasures
Public Relations News Release 2001:414, p.1
4/8/2002 Kenneth Atkinson will discuss the buildings and archaeological significance of the treasures in Israel.
30 UNI events highlight religious issues
Public Relations News Release 2001:413, p.1
4/4/2002 A series of speakers will talk about religion as a part of the Arts in April celebration.
31 UNI professor helps ROTC cadets understand religion's influence on war
Public Relations News Release 2001:401, p.1
4/2/2002 Ken Atkinson will present, "Can War Be Just?: Warfare, Religion and Ethics in Western Culture" to ROTC classes.
32 Kenneth Atkinson
Campus News Network 12:11, p.Insert 1
1/29/2002 Kenneth Atkinson has published a paper on Queen Salome Alexandra and the Dead Sea Scrolls.
33 UNI professors help neighborhoods understand Islam, Afghanistan
Public Relations News Release 2001:174, p.1
10/24/2001 "Who is My Neighbor? Afghanistan and Islam," will be a part of a series that will educate people on the culture of Afghanistan and Islam.
34 Panel offers discussion of attack repercussions
Gibleon--Brooke K. (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 98:7, p.1
9/25/2001 UNI professors comment on different issues surrounding the recent attack including its handling by the media.
35 Islamic community responds to attacks
Walk--Christian P. (Student--1998-2002)
Northern Iowan 98:6, p.1
9/21/2001 UNI professor Mohammed Fahmy explains Islamic beliefs concerning violence and war.
36 Kenneth Atkinson
Campus News Network 11:20, p.Insert 2
5/15/2001 Received an award from the UNI Department of Military Science.
37 Kenneth Atkinson
Campus News Network 11:20, p.Insert 1
5/15/2001 Presented a paper on the Dead Sea Scrolls and Queen Salone Alexandra and also spoke about his discovery of a temple in Israel.
38 UNI to host 'Showcase on Educational Technology in Iowa Schools'
Public Relations News Release 2000:258, p.1
2/20/2001 UNI to host workshop on educational technology on February 23.
39 Kenneth Atkinson
Campus News Network 11:11, p.Insert 1
12/19/2000 Kenneth Atkinson has contributed thirty articles to the Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible.
40 Kenneth Atkinson
Campus News Network 11:11, p.Insert 2
12/19/2000 Kenneth Atkinson presented a paper at the National Meeting of the American Academy of Religion and the Society of Biblical Literature.
41 Media Advisory: UNI ROTC comes face-to-face with artifacts from ancient Roman siege
Public Relations News Release 2000:168, p.1
11/29/2000 Kenneth Atkinson speaks on the excavation of Gamla, and the history behind it to the cadets of Reserve Officers Training Corps.
42 Lecture series will explore "Scrolls, scandals, and sandals: a history of the controversy over the Dead Sea Scrolls"
Public Relations News Release 2000:297, p.1
11/16/2000 Kenneth Atkinson will examine the mystery and history of the Dead Sea Scrolls as the topic for the Phi Alpha Theta/Department of History Lecture Series.
43 Kenneth Atkinson
Campus News Network 11:3, p.Insert 1
8/28/2000 Kenneth Atkinson published a book on a collection of Jewish poems.
44 Kenneth Atkinson
Campus News Network 11:3, p.Insert 1
8/28/2000 Kenneth Atkinson completed a translation of a Greek Bible for Oxford Press.
45 Kenneth Atkinson
Campus News Network 11:3, p.Insert 1
8/28/2000 Kenneth Atkinson published an article on the use of scripture.
46 Kenneth Atkinson
Campus News Network 11:3, p.Insert 1
8/28/2000 Kenneth Atkinson published an article for the Kansas City: American Schools of Oriental Research.
47 Kenneth Atkinson
Campus News Network 11:3, p.Insert 1
8/28/2000 Kenneth Atkinson was invited to write a book for the International Organization of Septuagint and Cognate Studies.
48 Kenneth Atkinson
Campus News Network 10:21, p.Insert 1
7/3/2000 Kenneth Atkinson presented a paper on Herodian rule.
49 Kenneth Atkinson, James Robinson, and Mohammed Fahmy
Campus News Network 10:21, p.Insert 1
7/3/2000 Kenneth Atkinson, James Robinson and Mohammed Fahmy were participants on a panel.
50 Kenneth Atkinson
Campus News Network 10:17, p.Insert 2
4/17/2000 Kenneth Atkinson presented a paper on the Dead Sea in Kansas City.

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