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Christmas

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351 'Adopt a Family' program offers chance to benefit needy families
Halder--Connie
Northern Iowan 84:21, p.12
11/6/1987
352 UNI workers paid for homework
Hawes--Christine E. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 83:30, p.3
1/20/1987 Employees given work to complete at home so that temperatures could be lowered in buildings.
353 Photo cutlines for holiday package
Public Relations News Release 1986:138, p.1
12/18/1986 Students of Price Lab School participate in multi-cultural celebrations of winter holidays. The second and third graders spun a dredl, and decorated a tree with German candles, Jewish Stars of David, and Mexican eyes of god.
354 UNI professor analyzes Christmas story from 'geographer's point of view'
Public Relations News Release 1986:136, p.1
12/17/1986 Professor Jonathan Lu questions commonly held beliefs about the Christmas story. Lu states that travel would be difficult in this region due to storms and low temperatures in winter. The path to Bethlehem would have been infested with bandits.
355 UNI's Price Lab School students study multi-cultural winter festival traditions
Public Relations News Release 1987:134, p.1
12/15/1986 Second and third grade students of Price Laboratory School participated in a social studies unit focused on winter celebrations of various cultures. The students studied aspects of Hannukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, Three King's Day, and Chinese New Year.
356 'Seasonal' terms avoid Christmas
Northern Iowan 83:29, p.2
12/12/1986 Discusses the way UNI quietly celebrated Christmas.
357 Christmas countdown
Picht--Dave
Northern Iowan 83:29, p.1
12/12/1986 A picture of lighted trees in front of the Campanile; photo.
358 Here comes Santa Claus
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 83:28, p.3
12/9/1986 Three children enjoy themselves at the tree lighting ceremony; photo.
359 Seasonal lighting
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 83:27, p.1
12/5/1986 Two students decorate the Union in preparation for the Christmas season; photo.
360 Feature notes . . .
Northern Iowan 83:26, p.7
11/25/1986 Mirecourt Trio will perform; Paul Gerni will demonstrate pool trick shots; President Curris will meet and talk with students; tree lighting ceremony scheduled.
361 New Christmas lighting might cause problems
Arndt--Mary
Northern Iowan 83:26, p.2
11/25/1986 Talks about Christmas lighting on campus.
362 UNI's holiday tree lighting, craft sale open to the public Dec. 4 (Thursday)
Public Relations News Release 1987:114, p.1
11/20/1986 Holiday festivities were hosted in Maucker Union, including dance performances, a choir, and a Christmas themed market of thirty booths. Speakers included President Curris, along with student Mary Hog, who read 'Twas the Night Before Christmas'.
363 Tickets on sale for 19th Annual Christmas Madrigal Dinner Dec. 8-10
Public Relations News Release 1987:100, p.1
11/12/1986 The University Hall hosted the nineteenth Christmas Madrigal, directed by Professor Les Hale. The dinner featured strolling minstrels, a recorder trio, a string quintet, and a vocal mixed quartet. All music was performed by the Northern Iowa High School.
364 'Tis the season
Reicks--Rodney Eugene (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 83:22, p.1
11/11/1986 Lighting crew install Christmas lights on campus; photo.
365 Lack of lighting 'risky'
Schwartz--Jane K. Sherwin (Modern Languages Faculty)
Northern Iowan 83:16, p.2
10/21/1986 Thinks money spent on Christmas lights should go toward general lighting on campus.
366 Christmas lights criticized.
Wrage--Christine
Northern Iowan 83:14, p.3
10/14/1986 Criticizes recent lighting work on campus.
367 Vague language criticized
Nicholas--Randal R.
Northern Iowan 83:13, p.2
10/10/1986 Criticizes a lighting project on campus as well as the language used by University administrators to describe it.
368 Seasonal lights installed
Bingham--Elizabeth (Class of 1915)
Northern Iowan 83:12, p.1
10/7/1986 Ground lighting to be installed along walks west of the Campanile.
369 Employee option for University shutdown questioned
Skinner--Gwynne
Northern Iowan 82:30, p.1
1/28/1986 Questions arise over how employees spent their four work days off campus during Christmas break.
370 Campus shutdown saves UNI money
Eller--Donnelle Louise (Class of 1986)
Northern Iowan 82:28, p.9
1/21/1986 University may have saved about $12,000 over the Christmas reduction of services.
371 Two cents worth
Bingham--Elizabeth (Class of 1915)
Northern Iowan 82:28, p.16
1/21/1986 Describes the symptoms of break breakdown.
372 Bah, humbug!!!
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 82:27, p.15
12/13/1985 Glenn Fries, Brenton Williams, and Gary Wolter perform in a radio version of the play the "A Christmas Carol"; photo.
373 KUNI is in holiday spirit
Northern Iowan 82:27, p.16
12/13/1985 Will broadcast special programming.
374 Untitled
Chorkey--Andrew
Northern Iowan 82:27, p.3
12/13/1985 Wishes readers happy holidays.
375 'Lean' on practical ideas for gifts
Salisbury--Lori
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.supplement 5
12/10/1985
376 Anticipation
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.4
12/10/1985 Children wait in line to see Santa Clause in the Hemisphere Lounge; photo.
377 Area businesses offer unique gift ideas
Johnson--Tracy
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.supplement 2
12/10/1985
378 Christmas traditions--as varied as the number of countries in the world
Salisbury--Lori
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.supplement 1
12/10/1985
379 Dorm rooms dresses with holiday trimmings
Johnson--Tracy
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.supplement 10
12/10/1985 Decoration ideas; photo.
380 Ho Ho Ho!
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.supplement 7
12/10/1985 Kendra Schweer, Rhonda Wittenburg, and the Men's Glee Club all participate in Christmas activities; photo.
381 Holiday far from home can be lonely
Buchan--Denise
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.supplement 8
12/10/1985 International students talk about what they do over the holidays.
382 Holiday Spirit
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.supplement 6
12/10/1985 Students get ready for Christmas; photo.
383 How do you do your Christmas shopping?
Klostermann--Marcia (Student--1985-1986)
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.supplement 6
12/10/1985 Students offer ideas; photo.
384 Store specializes in Christmas
McKinlay--Michael John (Classes of 1986 and 1990;
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.supplement 4
12/10/1985
385 The spirit of Christmas is lost in commercialization
Newsom--Craig
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.supplement 9
12/10/1985 Students talk about what they like and dislike about Christmas.
386 Untitled
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.supplement 8
12/10/1985 Christmas recipes.
387 What does Christmas mean to you?
Klostermann--Marcia (Student--1985-1986)
Northern Iowan 82:26, p.supplement 6
12/10/1985 Students offer ideas; photo.
388 Madrigal is complete with festive trimmings
Truex--Joan (Student--1985-1987)
Northern Iowan 82:25, p.18
12/6/1985 NUHS will present 18th annual madrigal dinner.
389 The Ghost of Christmas Present visits UNI
Melton--Tom
Northern Iowan 82:25, p.3
12/6/1985 One of Charles Dickens's "Christmas Carol" ghosts visits UNI.
390 Two cents worth
Bingham--Elizabeth (Class of 1915)
Northern Iowan 82:25, p.16
12/6/1985 Describes two different methods of Christmas shopping.
391 Meaning of feasting explored by UNI profs
Public Relations News Release 1985:161, p.1
11/25/1985 Two UNI profs, one of anthropology and the other of religion share their thoughts on why people come together around the holiday times and eat large amounts of food; their backgrounds are given.
392 Symbols
Samson--Patricia Anne
Northern Iowan 82:23, p.2
11/22/1985 Believes that Christianity should not be the only religion represented at Christmas time.
393 Tickets on sale for 18th annual Nu High Christmas Madrigal dinner Dec. 9-11
Public Relations News Release 1985:159, p.1
11/22/1985 Hosts of the dinner will be the Madrigal singers dressed in costumes of the period and performing Renaissance music from sixteenth century England; details of times and cost provided.
394 Treat a tot to a toy
Klostermann--Marcia (Student--1985-1986)
Northern Iowan 82:23, p.11
11/22/1985 Semper Fidelis will sponsor toy collection.
395 Christmas lights
Alexander--Thomas
Northern Iowan 82:20, p.3
11/12/1985 Comments on the large amount of money being spent on Christmas lights.
396 UNI will have Christmas lights
Goodwin--Valerie (Student--1985)
Northern Iowan 82:20, p.1
11/12/1985 Rick Stinchfield reports on review of campus projects; some projects will go forward while other will not.
397 Babelogue
McIlrath--James Harley (Classes of 1986 and 1999)
Northern Iowan 82:18, p.2
11/5/1985 Criticizes President Curris for comparing himself to Tiny Tim, a character in the story "A Christmas Carol."
398 Beauty vs. Education: Financial priorities considered
Northern Iowan 82:17, p.2
11/1/1985 Feels the University is spending too much money on the appearance of the campus.
399 Untitled
Findlay--Donald Frank (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 82:17, p.2
11/1/1985 Feels the University should not be spending large amounts of money on Christmas lights when other needs are so apparent.
400 Babelogue
McIlrath--James Harley (Classes of 1986 and 1999)
Northern Iowan 82:14, p.3
10/22/1985 Comments on the electrical outlets that were put on trees around campus for the purpose of Christmas lights.

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