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Cable--Emmett J. (Science Faculty)

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1 Institutional evaluation and administrative change
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.17
7/1/1995 The college receives accreditation from the North Central Association; President Latham organizes publicity, research, alumni services, and placement; institution of the Faculty Senate and changes in faculty governance; the role of religion; photo.
2 Program, personnel, and other changes
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.50
7/1/1995 President Latham determines the appropriate role for extension and consultant service; alters and strengthens curriculum; considers graduate study; student voice anti-war sentiments; photo.
3 Setting new standards for faculty preparation, professorial rank, and retirement
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.12
7/1/1995 President Latham takes initial steps to improve faculty credentials, regularize the system of faculty rank, and define the possibilities for faculty retirement; photo.
4 University of Northern Iowa Museum to celebrate 100th birthday in 1992: Anniversary exhibit to be shown in Maucker Union Expansion
Public Relations News Release 1991:289, p.1
12/18/1991 UNI Museum will celebrate its 100th anniversary. Melvin Arey and his successor Emmett Cable actively collected for the Museum.
5 The Normal School moves toward collegiate status
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 1:0, p.223
7/1/1990 Changes in faculty, development of the curriculum, and new construction financed by the millage levy bring the Normal School to a new level; photo.
6 Those were the days
Alumnus 66:4, p.10
12/1/1981 Memories from the Classes of 1931, 1941, and 1956; photo.
7 George Holmes reminisces
Lounsberry--Barbara Severin (Classes of 1969 and 1971; English Faculty)
Alumnus 56:3, p.7
9/1/1971 Mr. Holmes recalls the UNI presidents with whom he has worked and the various challenges that UNI has faced; photo.
8 The UNI Museum: a treasure trove for museum buffs
Alumnus 55:3, p.6
9/1/1970 History of museum and its collections; photo.
9 Dr. Emmett Cable dies; former science head
Alumnus 49:2, p.5
5/1/1964 Died February 20, 1964; photo.
10 Two memorials submitted to Senate Journal
College Eye 58:25, p.5
4/17/1964 Memorials for E. J. Cable and Phyllis McCarthy; discuss Commencement plans.
11 Dr. Emmet J. Cable dies
Alumnus 49:1, p.9
2/1/1964 Died February 20, 1964.
12 Regents approve 1963-64 budget with men's residence hall contract
College Eye 57:35, p.1
7/5/1963 Project budget approved for Shull Hall; other projects on capital improvements list.
13 SCI science department honors emeritus faculty
College Eye 56:10, p.8
11/17/1961 Dinner will honor five emeritus faculty.
14 Joan of Arc, wolves, gun on 4th floor of library
Stine--Don (Class of 1964)
College Eye 56:9, p.8
11/10/1961 A look at the Museum collections; photo.
15 Dr. Cable honored at AXE reunion
Alumnus 46:3, p.17
9/1/1961 Honored for forty years of service.
16 Dr. Cable to be honored by fraternity
Public Relations News Release 1960:440, p.1
5/31/1961 Professor Emmett J. Cable is honored for his forty years spent as a sponsor of the Beta Chapter of Alpha Chi Epsilon. The fraternity is to hold a dinner for Professor Cable at the Russell Lamson Hotel in Waterloo.
17 Three T. C. profs honored for best-seller textbook
Alumnus 45:3, p.9
9/1/1960 Professors Cable, Getchell, and Poppy continue sales of physical science text.
18 Luncheon to honor 3 for book
College Eye 51:34, p.1
7/1/1960 Professors Cable, Getchell, and Poppy will be honored for their text "The Physical Sciences"; photo.
19 Alpha Chi Epsilon Wins Inter-Fraternity Sing
Old Gold 0:0, p.214
6/1/1959 Alpha Chi Epsilon had activities which included the "Boilermaker's Brawl," pinning ceremonies, parties with all of the sororities, the thrill of winning the Homecoming Inter-fraternity serenade competition, and many other events; photo.
20 Change announced in TC museum hours
College Eye 50:7, p.4
10/24/1958 Will be open from 7:30 until noon.
21 Chis highlight Mexican Christmas
Old Gold 0:0, p.256
6/1/1958 The Christmas dance with their sister sorority, Delta Delta Phi, was a wonderful evening. It promoted better brotherhood among the members and helped prepare them for social life; photo.
22 Three achievement awards to alumni
Alumnus 41:4, p.4
12/1/1957 List of Achievement and Service awards; photo.
23 Alpha Chis Feature Summer Stag Party
Old Gold 0:0, p.254
6/1/1957 Alpha Chi Epsilon sponsored a Homecoming float with their sister sorority Delta Delta Phi, which was awarded second prize; they actively participate in intramural athletics and donate blood as a service project each fall and spring; photo.
24 Department of Science
Old Gold 0:0, p.53
6/1/1957 The Department of Science participated with Iowa State College and the State University of Iowa in the Lakeside Laboratory on Lake Okoboji; the National Science Foundation awarded a grant to Martin Lawrence Grant; photo.
25 Science
Old Gold 0:0, p.103
6/1/1956 Brief description of the department; photo.
26 Science Sponsors Conservation Camp
Old Gold 0:0, p.91
6/1/1955 Description of the department and the accomplishments over the year. Also, a list of the fields that are a part of the department and a photo of the faculty; photos.
27 Nu Sigma Phi
Old Gold 0:0, p.220
6/1/1954 Brief description of the group; photo.
28 Science
Old Gold 0:0, p.244
6/1/1954 Brief description of the department; photo.
29 Science
Old Gold 0:0, p.59
6/1/1953 The Department of Science conducts statewide conservation programs, as well as a summer conservation camp near Guthrie Center; photo.
30 Alpha Chi Epsilon
Old Gold 0:0, p.223
6/1/1952 Description of the fraternity and some of the activities that they held during the year; photo.
31 Science Department
Old Gold 0:0, p.158
6/1/1952 A brief description of the department with photos of the faculty and of the lab; photo.
32 News about the faculty
Alumnus 35:3, p.3
9/1/1951 List of faculty appointments, resignations, changes, and achievements.
33 TC Museum presented rare pre-glacial bone
Alumnus 35:3, p.10
9/1/1951 Mastodon shoulder bone donated to Museum; found by schoolchildren in Evansdale.
34 Emmett J. Cable
Old Gold 0:0, p.35
6/1/1951 Brief description of the curator; photo.
35 The 45 pound humerus (shoulder) bone recently washed up by the Cedar river may be 300 to 400 thousand years old
Public Relations News Release 1950:378, p.1
5/24/1951 E. J. Cable, museum curator said the bone is from an Elephas (elephant-like) species of mammouth or a preglacial age mastodon, more ancient than the three Elephas species known to have existed.
36 A revised edition of "The Physical Sciences," widely-used college science text, will be published later this month by Prentiss Hall and company
Public Relations News Release 1950:377, p.1
5/23/1951 Authors of the book, published in 1940, and the revision are E. J. Cable, Robert W. Getchell, and W. H. Kadesch, all on the emeritus faculty. They are professors of earth science, chemistry, and physics.
37 Administration
Old Gold 0:0, p.34
6/1/1950 List of faculty and brief description of their work; photo.
38 Faculty
Old Gold 0:0, p.210
6/1/1950 List of faculty, emeritus staff, and faculty on leave; photo.
39 College Museum aids students; Cable credited with arranging collection
College Eye 41:28, p.8
4/28/1950 Description of the types of items housed in the College Museum.
40 Biological survey abandons syllabus, announces Winier
College Eye 40:37, p.4
7/22/1949 Takes a broader, ecological view in teaching the course.
41 Visitors welcomed at Krogh's Grotto, has replica of Little Brown Church
College Eye 40:35, p.1
7/8/1949 Cedar Falls barber A. J. Krogh has built a small grotto in his yard at 2010 Clay Street; visitors welcome.
42 Nu Omicron Nu Sigma Phi
Old Gold 0:0, p.55
6/1/1949 Brief description of the group; photo.
43 Science
Old Gold 0:0, p.38
6/1/1949 Brief description of the department; photo.
44 Science faculty at Drake meeting
College Eye 40:27, p.4
4/22/1949 For Iowa Academy of Science.
45 Cables plan winter trip to West Coast
College Eye 40:9, p.6
46 Politics theme of Polishing Party
College Eye 40:1, p.7
9/17/1948 Description of the party.
47 Dr. Cable plans improvements for Teachers College Museum
College Eye 39:39, p.6
7/23/1948 Hopes to improve mineral collection as well as lighting for the displays.
48 Hart and Cable retire from their posts
Alumnus 32:3, p.7
7/1/1948 Dr. Ritter will succeed Mr. Hart; Dr. Lantz will succeed Dr. Cable; photo.
49 Cable visits mint, mineral displays at Denver mineralogists convention
College Eye 39:35, p.3
6/25/1948 Professor Cable talks about his visit.
50 Cable attends Denver mineralogist meeting
College Eye 39:34, p.4


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