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1 UNI to host member of the European Parliament
Public Relations News Release 2013:96, p.1
10/16/2013 UNI will host Peter Jahr, member of the European Parliament, to deliver a lecture titles "Renewable Energies: What We Should (Not) Learn From the European Union". Jahr is a member of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.
2 UNI receives $1.2 million federal STEM grant
Public Relations News Release 2012:311, p.1
5/30/2013 The National Science Foundation (NSF) awarded a three-year $1.2 grant to UNI to support the project "Iowa STEM Education Evaluation (I-SEE): Navigating the Iowa STEM Roadmap." Iowa is the first state to be given an award of this kind.
3 UNI studies assist smoking cessation
Kelzer--Sarah Marie (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:28, p.2
1/14/2011 Center for Social and Behavioral Research has teamed with the Iowa Department of Public Health Division of Tobacco Use to conduct several tobacco-related studies. The telephone hotline, Quitline, has been a positive influence in aiding Iowans.
4 UNI guest lecturer to address 'The Truth about Media Violence'
Public Relations News Release 2009:408, p.1
4/16/2010 Children are affected in multiple ways when they watch media violence, according to Douglas Gentile, a research scientist, author, award-winning educator and assistant professor of developmental psychology at Iowa State University.
5 Creating UNI-style
Northern Iowa Today 93:3, p.2
4/1/2010 A look at creative activity around the university; photo.
6 Iowa Smoking Cessation Services help to 'Kick the Habit' UNI research shows 20 percent of clients not smoking up to a year after starting program
Public Relations News Release 2009:104, p.1
10/6/2009 The Center for Social and Behavioral Research presented the results of state-funded smoking cessation services to the Iowa Tobacco Commission in Des Moines in late September
7 Sabin Hall renovations soon
Kuster--Therese Catherine (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:7, p.1
9/23/2008 Sabin Hall will be closing from December 15, 2008, until the summer of 2010. The design phase is nearly completed and the $ 11.4 million remodeling is set to begin; departments housed in that building will move to other locations; photo.
8 UNI leads research program to reduce unintended pregnancies
Lantz--Kelly Briann (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:38, p.14
2/26/2008 An $11.5 million dollar grant over three years will seek to aid in the reduction of unintended pregnancies. Mary Losch will administer the program.
9 Pregnancy research
Northern Iowan 104:37, p.8
2/22/2008 Commentary on the recently received grant to student unwanted pregnancy.
10 UNI to lead $11.5 million research program to reduce unintended pregnancies
Public Relations News Release 2007:391, p.1
1/31/2008 A five-year research program led by UNI to reduce the high rate of unintended pregnancies has been announced.
11 UNI 2 + 2 program gets positive rating
Northern Iowan 102:60, p.3
7/14/2006 Results of survey of graduates and faculty involved with the 2 + 2 teacher education program.
12 UNI receives grant to research health care disparities
Farrell--Danielle R. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:25, p.1
11/25/2003 The National Institute of Health grants UNI $1 million for research.
13 UNI secures six-figure grant to address health-care disparities within underserved populations
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
11/11/2003 National Institute of Health provides $1 million grant to address health concerns in many of Iowa's rural and medically underserved regions.
14 Study show public concerns for Iowa's K-12 schools
Public Relations News Release 2000:110, p.1
10/9/2000 The results of the survey for Iowa public schools for grades K-12 show that Iowans have positive views, but want to make improvements in the schools.
15 Study by UNI Center for Social and Behavioral Research shows public concerns for Iowa's K-12 schools
Public Relations News Release 2000:73, p.1
9/13/2000 632 randomly selected adults give more B's and C's than anything else in their rating of public schools.
16 Counting the homeless
Public Relations News Release 1998:128, p.1
11/5/1998 Associate Professor of Anthropology Mark Grey runs a census of homeless people in Black Hawk county twice a year for the Center for Social and Behavioral Research.
17 Iowa residents still support the bottle bill
Public Relations News Release 1998:83, p.1
10/15/1998 Results of UNI Center for Social and Behavioral Research survey states that Iowans recycle bottles and cans nearly 97% of the time.
18 UNI survey: crime prevalent in Iowa
Copley--Jaime R. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:3, p.4
9/4/1998 Results of Iowa Adult Crime Victimization Survey, completed by UNI Center for Social and Behavioral Research in 1997, show much crime exists in Iowa.
19 James G. McCullagh
Campus News Network 6:11, p.Insert 2
2/12/1996 Recipient of two subcontracts administered by the Center for Social and Behavioral Research.
20 Evening degree survey sheds light on program
Northern Iowan 92:15, p.2
10/17/1995 Students surveyed to determine ways to make evening degree program better.
21 Substance abuse prevention and treatment needs study in Iowa underway in West Liberty.
Public Relations News Release 1994:471, p.1
5/16/1995 Culturally sensitive substance abuse prevention in Iowa is the subject of a study being done by UNI and the Iowa Department of Public Health.
22 Substance abuse prevention and treatment needs study in Iowa to start in Sioux City
Public Relations News Release 1994:342, p.1
3/23/1995 UNI and the Iowa Department of Public Health will partner in a study about culturally sensitive substance abuse prevention and treatment needs in Iowa. The study will begin in Sioux City.
23 Substance abuse and dependency data gathered by UNI researchers
Northern Iowan 91:46, p.2
3/14/1995 Will gather data in five Iowa communities, including Waterloo.
24 Substance abuse study started in Waterloo
Northern Edition 3:7, p.5
3/1/1995 Will study relationship of cultural group to substance abuse.
25 Substance abuse prevention and treatment needs study in Iowa started in Waterloo
Public Relations News Release 1994:294, p.1
2/23/1995 Attitudes concerning drugs are studied in the Waterloo area.
26 Most Iowans exposed to addictive substances says comprehensive use and abuse survey
Public Relations News Release 1994:209, p.1
12/22/1994 Survey results of addictive behavior in Iowa are released.
27 Comprehensive look at addiction in Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1994:207, p.1
12/21/1994 News conference on Addiction in Iowa is announced.
28 Center for Social & Behavioral Research comes full circle
Northern Iowa Today 77:2, p.25
1/1/1994 Center returns to Seerley Hall; survey of current projects.
29 After the flood
Campus News Network 4:7, p.5
11/22/1993 Center for Social and Behavioral Research will use $255,000 grant to study substance abuse as a consequence of the flooding.
30 Addressing conservation barriers
Campus News Network 4:4, p.2
10/11/1993 Iowa Energy Center approved $105,000 grant to Center for Social and Behavioral Research for work on energy conservation problem.
31 Another moving experience
Campus News Network 4:4, p.4
10/11/1993 Special Programs has moved to the former Center for Social and Behavior Research house on 23rd St. across from Bartlett Hall.
32 University of Northern Iowa's Center for Social and Behavioral Research receives $105,000 grant
Public Relations News Release 1993:81, p.1
9/30/1993 Center for Social and Behavioral Research receives a grant to determine and address barriers to energy-efficient, cost-effective commercial construction in Iowa.
33 More moves
Campus News Network 4:2, p.4
9/13/1993 Center for Social and Behavioral Research moved to Sabin Hall.
34 University of Northern Iowa's Gene Lutz heads up substance abuse research
Public Relations News Release 1992:182, p.1
11/9/1992 Gene Lutz is working on a statewide substance abuse research project.
35 Gene M. Lutz, Allen Hays, Robert E. Kramer, and CSBR
Campus News Network 2:4, p.Insert 2
10/14/1991 Receive award for assisting on plan for human services.
36 Census workshop to be October 1 at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1991:58, p.1
9/12/1991 Beth Henning, coordinator of the State Data Center Program of the State Library of Iowa, will be the speaker at a UNI workshop on census data.
37 The heat is on
Reicks--Rodney Eugene (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 83:63, p.5
7/10/1987 Firefighters destroy three University-owned houses to make way for a new 'A' parking lot; photo.
38 UNI spends money on non-academic projects
Morin--Robert E. (CSBS Dean)
Northern Iowan 83:55, p.3
4/24/1987 Feels the University inappropriately handles state-allocated funds; believes that it is irresponsible to tear down the house in which the Center for Social and Behavioral Research is located.
39 Students learn research skills, provide valuable public service through UNI course
Public Relations News Release 1986:149, p.1
12/23/1986 Professor Robert Kramer instructed a course which offered survey research experience. Students developed telephone surveys, questionnaires, and personal interviews for real world clients. The course was offered through the Department of Sociology.
40 Purpose of Research Center to serve students and faculty at UNI
Northern Iowan 81:30, p.5
1/29/1985 Robert Kramer talks about the purposes and services of the Center; photo.
41 UNI research center surveys turn hunches into facts for Iowans
Alumnus 67:1, p.21
4/1/1983 Outline of history, programs, services, and future plans for Center; photo.
42 Business conducts $23,000 survey; funded by commission
Northern Iowan 73:24, p.5
11/23/1976 UNI's Center for Business and Behavioral Research will conduct a survey that will assess needs of senior adults.
43 UNI center provides reseach support to Iowa smoking cessation programs.
Public Relations News Release 1969:506, p.1
4/15/1970 Iowa Department of Public Health Devision of Tobacco Use Prevention and Control funds programs to support Iowan who are trying to quit using tobacco products. The Center for Social and Behavioral Research is a primary research partner for the division.

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