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Beach--Robert L. (Class of 1951)

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1 Imagine the impact of 40 years of giving; Bob Beach, a loyal Panther friend and long-time supporter
Northern Iowa Today 93:3, p.23
1/1/2010 Mr. Beach talks about what he learned as a student and how it helped in his life; photo.
2 Iowa State Teachers College Class of 1951 celebrates its Golden Class Reunion at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 2000:408, p.1
5/11/2001 The renovation of Lang Hall's auditorium, a scholarship, and various historical site markers on campus are the items that monies raised for their class gift project will go towards; list of participants.
3 New trustees named for University of Northern Iowa Foundation Board
Public Relations News Release 1995:194, p.1
1/30/1996 UNI Foundation names new trustees.
4 Scholarship fund honors former UNI president
Campus News Network 5:20, p.2
7/10/1995 UNI Foundation established Constantine W. Curris Scholarship Fund.
5 Constantine W. Curris scholarship fund established by University of Northern Iowa Foundation
Public Relations News Release 1994:529, p.1
6/16/1995 UNI Foundation announces a scholarship fund in honor of former UNI President Curris.
6 UBS to offer outstanding faculty teaching awards
Northern Iowan 90:32, p.3
1/28/1994 Will offer one $1000 award in each college.
7 "Showtime" about to begin for University of Northern Iowa Homecoming October 3
Public Relations News Release 1992:80, p.1
9/23/1992 Activities are released for "Showtime" ,the 1992 UNI Homecoming. David Orion will perform.
8 Avid University supporter named Grand Marshall
Northern Iowa Today 20:2, p.2
9/1/1992 Biographical sketch of Bob Beach; photo.
9 University of Northern Iowa alumnus Bob Beach to be honored by Governor as volunteer
Public Relations News Release 1990:502, p.1
4/18/1991 Governor Terry Branstad will honor UNI alumnus at the Governor's Annual Volunteer Recognition Ceremony.
10 MacAllister meets former professor
Northern Iowa Today 73:2, p.32
1/1/1990 US West executive Jack MacAllister meets Merrill Fink; photo.
11 University of Northern Iowa foundation names new trustees.
Public Relations News Release 1988:156, p.1
11/10/1988 New trustees are Charles Grassley, Rex Eno, Lee Liu, Joan Poe and Martha Ellen Tye. Officers elected were: Robert Beach, LeRoy Redfern, J. Joe Mitchell and Gary Shontz.
12 New faces across our campus
Bennett--Leslie
Northern Iowan 85:1, p.11
8/26/1988 Business Building construction underway; house razed on 22nd Street provides more parking spaces; Bob Beach talks about the history of UBS; Penny Lane opens on the Hill; photo.
13 U-Book remodels
Stickfort--Patty
Northern Iowan 84:60, p.1
6/10/1988 Front portion of store undergoing $100,000 remodeling project.
14 The human element
McKinlay--Michael John (Classes of 1986 and 1990;
Northern Iowan 84:21, p.2
11/6/1987 A serious look at the proposed Student Co-op Bookstore and its effects on the community.
15 Bookstore plans not finalized
Hawes--Christine E. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 84:19, p.1
10/30/1987 Administrators say there are still some serious questions that need to be answered.
16 Association allows neighbors to voice concerns, solve problems
Matthias--Annette
Northern Iowan 84:6, p.20
9/15/1987 A look at the history and purposes of the College Hill Neighborhood Association.
17 Bookstore celebrates 50 years of campus service
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:1, p.13
8/25/1987 Bob Beach talks about the history of UBS; photo.
18 Just for the fun of it
Nonpareil 71:3, p.17
7/1/1987 Joan Poe and Bob Beach at Sturgis Falls; photo.
19 UNI-Dome debt "paid-in-full"
Northern Iowa Today 15:2, p.4
3/1/1987 Gift by Neva Radell allows Dome debt to be paid off; photo.
20 Alternative bookstore proposed; local bookstore owner unhappy
Hawes--Christine E. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 83:41, p.5
2/27/1987 Bob Beach believes that a well-run bookstore will have difficulty offering discounted books; Carl Blake outlines his plans; would like space in Union, though administrators may already have plans for tht space.
21 Sidewalks on Hill will be repaired
Majerus--Tim
Northern Iowan 83:35, p.1
2/6/1987 Bob Beach says that sidewalks will be repaired in late spring; photo.
22 Crosswalk for handicapped planned soon
Holbach--Jill
Northern Iowan 83:30, p.5
1/20/1987 Will improve walk across 23rd Street near University Book and Supply.
23 UNI-Dome debt 'paid-in-full'
Public Relations News Release 1987:80, p.1
10/28/1986 Debts accumulated by the construction of the UNI-Dome were repayed due to the work of the Foundation's Board of Directors, as well as donations by Professor Neva Radell and Inez Radell.
24 University Book and Supply Company
Alumnus 70:4, p.04
1/1/1986 Announces $5000 contribution to Foundation; photo.
25 Scholarships created
Benning--Linda (Class of 1987)
Northern Iowan 82:20, p.4
11/12/1985 UBS will provide $5000 for scholarships; photo.
26 UNI awarded $5,000 emergency scholarship fund by university book and supply
Public Relations News Release 1985:135, p.1
11/5/1985 The fund will go towards helping UNI juniors and seniors having a hard time paying for college expenses; the awards will be no more than five hundred dollars a piece and will go to students in a wide variety of academic disciplines.
27 UNI foundation directors, governors meet, hear reports of increased giving
Public Relations News Release 1985:133, p.1
11/5/1985 The UNI Foundation saw a 28% increase in donations in the 1985 fiscal year over the year previous; nearly eight thousand individuals/corporations/private industries contributed to the Foundation during the 1985 year.
28 Red tube to accent Hill area
Wheeler--Elizabeth A. (Class of 1987)
Northern Iowan 80:62, p.1
7/13/1984 Aim for distincitive look for College Hill.
29 Book theft measures implemented
Feld--Ann Marie
Northern Iowan 80:54, p.3
4/24/1984 UBS outlines new procedures to protect against theft.
30 Book security introduced
Odneal--Barb
Northern Iowan 80:21, p.7
11/11/1983 Security Office will mark books with invisible ink; UBS will work with office when stolen books appear.
31 Publisher error leads to pricing controversy
Stanley--Lou
Northern Iowan 79:9, p.1
9/28/1982 Robert Beach explains UBS pricing policy.
32 Beach told to reevaluate
Johnson--Ray
Northern Iowan 79:5, p.2
9/14/1982 Author rebuts a previous letter about political contributions.
33 Bookstore questioned
Nelson--Gary G.
Northern Iowan 79:5, p.2
9/14/1982 Student feels that, due to the high costs of books and merchandise, the current bookstore does more harm to the students and university than good.
34 Store owner clears record
Beach--Robert L. (Class of 1951)
Northern Iowan 79:4, p.2
9/10/1982 Bookstore president refutes campaign contribution statements made by a current campaigning politician.
35 Bus vanishes
Beach--Robert L. (Class of 1951)
Northern Iowan 78:45, p.9
4/2/1982 History of the UBS double-decker bus; photo.
36 Bookstore prices 'comparable'
Breinig--Cathy
Northern Iowan 77:40, p.5
3/10/1981 Bob Beach talks about UBS policies and procedures.
37 Album sales unaffected by inflation
Benning--Carol (Student--1984)
Northern Iowan 77:37, p.12
2/27/1981 Local store managers talk about sales.
38 Pricing policies consistent
Kingery--Amber
Northern Iowan 77:24, p.10
12/5/1980 Robert Beach talks about the pricing policy at UBS.
39 Senate scene
Borchardt--Cindy
Northern Iowan 77:18, p.3
11/7/1980 Considers proposed changes in book return policy at UBS.
40 Shoplifting: game of cat-and-mouse
Cahill--Mary E. (Class of 1981)
Northern Iowan 75:26, p.7
12/8/1978 Police and local store owners talk about their experiences and the consequences of theft.
41 UNISA begins budget work; considers bookstore committee
Bancroft--Kevin
Northern Iowan 74:45, p.7
3/21/1978 May consider bookstore grievance committee; begin allocations to student organizations.
42 Investigation of book store underway
Vorman--Julie A. (Class of 1979)
Northern Iowan 74:36, p.8
2/7/1978 University Book and Supply is under investigation by UNISA; comparing prices with those of other bookstores..
43 Still too many questions
Carlson--Don
Northern Iowan 74:16, p.3
10/25/1977 Does not believe recent letter had all the answers on prices at UBS.
44 Students not overcharged: Spoke with Beach, and found the facts
Thostenson--Lester Alan (Class of 1978)
Northern Iowan 74:15, p.2
10/21/1977 Student reports on his extended conversation with Robert Beach of UBS.
45 Protest rally at book store
Vorman--Julie A. (Class of 1979)
Northern Iowan 74:14, p.1
10/18/1977 About two hundred students and several faculty protest UBS policies; march to store; photo.
46 Beach replies to charges
Beach--Robert L. (Class of 1951)
Northern Iowan 74:13, p.2
10/14/1977 Mr. Beach states that his store does not keep a master list of all textbooks; explains that the textbook business is a complex and expensive process.
47 Will textbooks get cheaper?; comments by University Book executive
Staton--Debbie
Northern Iowan 73:2, p.4
9/3/1976 Bob Beach outlines views on textbooks.
48 Bookstore report given
Guhin--Dan
Northern Iowan 70:55, p.4
5/14/1974 Students cannot start bookstore because they cannot raise the start-up capital.
49 Speaker: Bob Beach
Northern Iowan 69:16, p.12
11/7/1972 Will speak on UBS pricing policies.
50 Alumni-faculty reunion held
Alumnus 57:3, p.13
9/1/1972 210 attend meeting; ten receive Alumni Service Awards; Milo Lawton receives Alumni Recognition Award; photo.

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