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Calhoun--William D. (Advancement Staff)

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1 Alumni aid in cost of tuition
Ruggles--Jacinda Rose (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:47, p.1
4/3/2014 The UNI Foundation accepts donations from alumni and friends. The donations go toward scholarships and program funding, as well as other improvements to the university; photo.
2 Kansas City area alumni
Northern Iowa Today 96:3, p.32
10/1/2013 Gathered for an alumni event; photo.
3 UNI welcomes President Ruud with reception
Public Relations News Release 2012:308, p.1
5/28/2013 A reception will be held at the McLeod Center North Concourse to welcome President William Ruud, and his wife Judy.
4 How you can help UNI students succeed
Northern Iowa Today 94:4, p.Outside back cover
12/1/2012 William Calhoun thanks donors for contributing to goals of Imagine the Impact campaign, which has reached $133 million; cites other ways to assist UNI; photo.
5 Distinguished Awards Celebration honors alumni
Freese--Brian Paul (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:5, p.8
9/11/2012 Alumni Association and the UNI Foundation sponsored the event, which was held in the Commons.
6 UNI receives $10 million donation to support Imagine the Impact campaign
Currie--Markita Alexandrea (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:18, p.1
10/29/2010 Current student scholarship campaign receives a huge boost. The largest gift was given by Mark and Jill Oman; photo.
7 UNI receives its largest donation in history
Anderson--John Patrick (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:1, p.1
8/27/2010 Richard Jacobson, a Des Moines businessman, donates $11 million to create the Richard O. Jacobson Center for Comprehensive Literacy; photo.
8 UNI begins reorganization
Wilson--Kalli Jean (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 2008:30, p.1
1/26/2010 Joel Haack named dean of the College of Natural Sciences and the College of Humanities and Fine Arts. University Marketing and Advancement Division will be eliminated July 1. Other changes are ahead.
9 Gradys give $650,000 to University of Northern Iowa campaign Gift to benefit athletics, Camp Adventure
Public Relations News Release 2009:229, p.1
1/19/2010 The gift, from Junean Witham Grady and Tim Grady of Port St. Lucie, Florida, will support the Camp Adventure program, which provides summer recreation programs for dependent youth at U. S. Military installations, U. S. embassies, and other schools.
10 University of Northern Iowa announces first round of reorganization plans
Public Relations News Release 2009:225, p.1
1/14/2010 Effective July 1, 2010 Marketing & Advancement Division will be dissolved, eliminating one university vice president position. Bill Calhoun, current vice president and president of the UNI Foundation, will remain as president of the Foundation.
11 Sayers donate $400,000 in estate gift for University of Northern Iowa scholarships
O'Loughlin--Emily (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:26, p.1
12/8/2009 The estate of Orville and Jane Sayers has established an endowed scholarship for students from Belle Plaine Community High School or Benton Community High School.
12 Sayers leave $400,000 bequest to the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 2009:186, p.1
12/1/2009 Orville and Margaret "Jane" Sayers gift will support an endowed scholarship in their name for students from Belle Plaine Community High School and Benton Community High School to attend UNI.
13 Foundation update
Northern Iowa Today 93:1, p.14
6/1/2009 Vice President Calhoun talks about the effects of national economic difficulties on scholarship; explains that the university will attempt to maintain scholarship funding for the upcoming year.
14 UNI asks alumni and friends to 'Imagine the Impact' with launch of $150 million campaign Ben and Pat Allen jump-start campus drive
Public Relations News Release 2008:135, p.1
10/10/2008 The imagine the Impact focus is scholarships, professorships and program support. Half of the Allen's gift will support the Jessica Allen Terri Scholarship for Women in Math and Science, an endowment in honor of their daughter.
15 Sustainability Council takes action
Reeve--Emma Temple (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:11, p.3
10/7/2008 President Allen has formed a sustainability council; hopes to bring a "go green" concept to the university.
16 UNI Sustainability Council named
Public Relations News Release 2008:76, p.1
9/16/2008 President Allen has established a Sustainability Council to lead the university in reducing its carbon footprint and promoting lifelong, energy-conscious behaviors and techniques. "We must promote good stewardship of resources."
17 James O'Connor named UNI assistant vice president for marketing and public relations
Public Relations News Release 2007:658, p.1
5/2/2008 O'Connor is currently interim assistant vice president for university marketing and public relations. A brief biographical profile is listed.
18 Three at UNI receive Regents Staff Excellence Awards
Public Relations News Release 2007:408, p.1
2/5/2008 Irene Elbert, Jean Carlisle, and Carol Fletcher received 2007 Staff Excellence awards.
19 UNI to honor eight with induction into School of HPELS' "Hall of Excellence"
Public Relations News Release 2007:272, p.1
11/7/2007 Biographical profiles of inductees.
20 Richard O. Jacobson at UNI Monday, September 24, for $3 million gift celebration
Public Relations News Release 2007:168, p.1
9/20/2007 Richard Jacobson will be celebrating his gift for the new Richard O. Jacobson Human Performance Complex.
21 UNI music students to benefit from $360,000 gift
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
5/23/2007 A $360,000 gift from the estate of Susan Akerman will provide scholarships for students in the School of Music.
22 Esser to head development for UNI Foundation
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
10/5/2006 Frank Esser was recently promoted to vice president of development for the UNI Foundation, replacing Scott Leisinger.
23 Mason joins UNI Foundation Board of Trustees
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
8/18/2006 David R. Mason has been elected to the Board of Trustees for the University of Northern Iowa Foundation.
24 Top paid faculty at UNI
Nichols--Brent (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 102:43, p.1
3/7/2006 Quick look at highest paid UNI employees; rationale for rate of pay; photo.
25 $112 million raised for UNI
Northern Iowa Today 90:1, p.18
1/1/2006 Survey of results of the Students First Capital Campaign; photo.
26 Students First campaign reaches $112 million in just four year
Marinelli--Louis (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:17, p.3
10/25/2005 Campaign made new scholarships possible and allowed for improvements such as the McLeod Center.
27 University of Northern Iowa's Student First campaign exceeds $100 million goal
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
10/14/2005 More than $112 million dollars was raised, a breakdown of the new scholarships, program, and capital projects is given.
28 Delivering on the promise: the next step
Calhoun--William D. (Advancement Staff)
Northern Iowa Today 89:1, p.36
1/1/2005 Vice President William Calhoun considers the achievements of the Students First Capital Campaign; looks the UNI's future; photo.
29 Students First campaign update; $100 million goal reached
Northern Iowa Today 89:1, p.21
1/1/2005 Brief history of capital campaign; achievements of the campaign; McLeod Center Wall of Champions campaign underway; photo.
30 Former Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier publisher to head UNI Marketing and Public Relations
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
12/20/2004 Appointment of John Goossen replaces Gerald Anglum who died in November.
31 Board of Regents to meet August 3 and 4
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
7/26/2004 Agenda items for meeting.
32 HPC receives major $500,000 grant
Northern Iowan 100:55, p.5
4/30/2004 R. J. McElroy Trust pledges $500,000 toward construction of Human Performance Center.
33 UNI's McLeod Center project receives major gift
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
4/30/2004 Wells Fargo gave a gift of $500,000.
34 UNI's Human Performance Complex fund drive receives boost from McElroy Trust
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
4/28/2004 R. J. McElroy Trust pledged to give $500,000 to the Human Performance Complex if the UNI Foundation is able to raise $1 million.
35 Students First campaign update
Northern Iowa Today 88:1, p.20
1/1/2004 McLeod Center moving closer to construction; photo.
36 McLeod Center hits $18 million
Northern Iowan 100:28, p.4
12/12/2003 Funds raised for basic facility; fundraising will continue.
37 UNI Foundation reaches $18 million milestone for McLeod Center
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
12/9/2003 Funding needed to build the basic facility has been acquired; fundraising will continue in order to support construction of amenities for the arena.
38 McLeod Center gets go ahead
Szeszycki--Emily (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 100:24, p.1
11/21/2003 The Board of Regents approves the McLeod Center at their November meeting; construction expected to begin next summer; photo.
39 UNI receives approval to build McLeod Center
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
11/12/2003 The Board of Regents approves construction on the McLeod Center, with the UNI Foundation having gathered $17 million of the required $18 million in private support.
40 Board of Regents to meet at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
11/6/2003 Board to discuss several items pertaining to UNI.
41 FYI: administrators and their roles
Ellenwood--Jacquelyn D. (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 100:11, p.1
10/7/2003 Explains the roles of five administrators; photo.
42 Gifts for UNI's McLeod Center bring project closer to completion
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
9/26/2003 Three gifts totaling $350,000 from area corporate donors moves the project near 16 of the needed 18 million dollars.
43 FYI: campus construction
Ellenwood--Jacquelyn D. (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 100:7, p.1
9/23/2003 Campus construction is funded by gambling revenues, private donations, and student fees rather than tuition); photo.
44 Market depletes financial funds
Gerling--Taylor R. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:7, p.1
9/23/2003 Funds invested by the Foundation have had a negative seven percent return over the last two years; photo.
45 UNI Foundation to recognize community impact and fundraising efforts of Eldon and Dee Miller
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
9/2/2003 Eldon Miller to be honored for work with the Foundation; opportunity for fans to contribute to proposed plaza between McLeod Center and UNI-Dome named for Miller.
46 UNI clarifies name of arena
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.2
8/25/2003 UNI's proposed sports facility will now be referred to as the McLeod Center.
47 Board of Regents meeting at Iowa Braille and Sight Saving School, May 21-22
Public Relations News Release 2002:537, p.1
5/19/2003 UNI-pertinent issues and people listed.
48 UNI west-campus expansion project presented to Board of Regents
Public Relations News Release 2002:456, p.1
4/10/2003 Plans for the construction of the McLeodUSA Center and the Human Performance Center will be presented to the Iowa Board of Regents.
49 Board of Regents meeting at UNI April 10
Public Relations News Release 2002:436, p.1
4/4/2003 Docket items are listed for the next Board of Regents meeting.
50 McLeodUSA Center receives funding boost
Crane--Ryan P. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 99:47, p.1
4/4/2003 UNI Foundation has received more than $300,000 in new donations for the construction of the McLeodUSA Center, estimated to cost approximately $18 million; photo.


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