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51 Pizza sliced; dining hours grow
Bingaman--Sarah Marie (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 94:48, p.1
4/7/1998 Changes in food service include the elimination of Panther Express Pizza, dining center schedule and meal plan changes, and the addition of a Maucker Union store.
52 Dining centers receive changes
Northern Iowan 93:3, p.4
9/10/1996 Changes in meal plans and Campbell Hall dining center renovations greet returning students.
53 University of Northern Iowa to celebrate its 120th anniversary with variety of activities April 20-27
Public Relations News Release 1995:324, p.1
4/17/1996 Activities are announced for the celebration of the 120th anniversary of UNI.
54 Capital improvements, 1950-1970
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.333
7/1/1995 A survey of new and renovated classroom, administrative, dormitory, and service buildings; new art on campus; the Lechay painting; the NAR; photo.
55 Enlarging and beautifying the campus and physical plant
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.44
7/1/1995 President Latham's construction and landscaping programs prosper despite the Depression; photo.
56 Enrollment: the "explosion" in the Sixties
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.304
7/1/1995 the factors which led to the extraordinary growth in enrollment in the 1960s; the effects of the growth on campus facilities and services; photo.
57 'Tis the season (construction, that is)
Campus News Network 5:17, p.6
5/8/1995 Calendar of campus construction projects beginning or ending this summer.
58 Commons becomes uncommonly elegant
Northern Iowan 91:7, p.9
9/16/1994 Photos of newly-remodeled Commons; photo.
59 Letting the sun shine in
Northern Iowan 91:7, p.1
9/16/1994 Guests enjoy newly-renovated space in Commons.
60 An unCommon building receives facelift
Northern Iowa Today 22:2, p.3
9/1/1994 $975,000 Commons project creates offices for Alumni Association and UNI Foundation; Ballroom restored; photo.
61 Foundation and Alumni together again!
Campus News Network 4:22, p.4
8/1/1994 Office of Development and UNI Foundation have joined the Office of Alumni Relations in the Commons.
62 Recently at the Regents
Campus News Network 4:4, p.1
10/11/1993 Approved budget request, funds for Wellness Center, funds over five years to remodel buildings, and easement for using land for bike trail; reports on energy and flood damage given.
63 Commons renovations underway
Northern Edition 1:3, p.8
10/10/1993 Remodeling work to improve accessibility and fire safety began in June; Alumni Services and Development will be housed in Commons.
64 Commons undergoes renovation
Northern Iowa Today 21:2, p.3
9/1/1993 Office areas will be ready in spring 1994.
65 Navigating UNI
Campus News Network 4:1, p.3
8/30/1993 Update on campus construction projects; map.
66 Flooding delays construction; new projects total $23 million
Gutz--Ryan P. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 90:1, p.1
8/27/1993 Club '91 construction delayed; Educational Media Center operations consolidated in former Catholic Student Center at 23rd and College; Commons renovated; photo.
67 Commons renovation temporarily moves alumni office at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1992:777, p.1
8/3/1993 Alumni office has moved while its office space in the Commons is being renovated to allow the merging of the Office of Development and Alumni Relations.
68 Recently at the Regents
Campus News Network 3:17, p.1
5/3/1993 Regents approve work on Commons, Campanile, and PLS.
69 Regents approve building improvements at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1992:577, p.1
4/21/1993 Board of Regents approve money for improvements at UNI.
70 Recent Regents action
Campus News Network 1:15, p.2
4/8/1991 Approves 4.9% increase in room and board; approves projects involving Commons renovation, HVAC in CAC, and floor coverings in Rider Hall.
71 Long-term employees to be recognized at University of Northern Iowa April 21
Public Relations News Release 1989:538, p.1
4/9/1990 Twenty-four university retirees are honored at the annual Recognition Breakfast in the Commons. Those honored have spent at least ten years of service to the University. Tickets are made available through the Controller's Office.
72 New Honorary members inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa at Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1989:519, p.1
4/2/1990 The Omicron Delta Kappa academic and leadership society inducts twenty-three members into the organization, including two faculty members. The initiation is held in the Commons Ballroom. New members listed.
73 'Teaching Geography Workshop' to be held April 16 at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1989:507, p.1
3/30/1990 President Constantine Curris, and Professors Ron Johnston, and Basheer Nijim speak at the teaching geography workshop for k-12 teachers in the UNI Commons Ballroom.
74 University of Northern Iowa students inducted into National Residence Hall Honorary
Public Relations News Release 1987:384, p.1
4/20/1988 Thirteen residence hall students are inducted into the National Residence Hall Honorary at a banquet in the Commons Ballroom. Cathy Monaghan acts as guest speaker. New honorary members are listed.
75 Governor's Conference on International Trade to be held May 17th on Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1987:377, p.1
4/19/1988 The Education Center hosts Governor Branstad's Conference on International Trade, where he recognizes companies achieving in export sales. Other activities include a luncheon in the Commons Ballroom and a roundtable discussion with Iowan CEOs.
76 Nebraska state poet to headline 'Student as Critic Conference' at University of Northern Iowa Friday (April 8)
Public Relations News Release 1987:342, p.1
4/4/1988 Nebraskan poet, William Kloefkorn, acts as keynote speaker for the eighth Iowa Student as Critic Conference. Kloefkorn will speak for the Reninger Memorial Lecture Series in the Commons Ballroom, and in the Education Center with Professor George Day.
77 'Sky is Your Limit' theme for 25th annual Educational Office Personnel Workshop at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1987:299, p.1
3/8/1988 The Workshop for Educational Office Personnel is held in the Education Center, with presentations by Professors Germana Nijim, Susann Doody, and motivational speaker, John Cassis. A luncheon is held in the Commons.
78 Black History Month activities are continuing at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1987:262, p.1
2/12/1988 The Ethnic Minorities Cultural and Educational Center sponsors a tribute to African American theater and a "Soul Food Dinner" held in the Northern Iowa Commons. Other activities include slideshow presentations on black history.
79 University of Northern Iowa Library offers portable computers for student use; Computer labs added on campus
Public Relations News Release 1987:260, p.1
2/12/1988 Computer labs are installed into the Education Center, the Commons, and the Industrial Technology Center in addition to three existing labs. Twelve new laptop computers are made available for checkout in the library.
80 Northern Iowa alumna Dr. Val Sanders is Enlightenment luncheon
Public Relations News Release 1987:236, p.1
1/26/1988 The Northern Iowa Alumni Association honors Professor Vapordeal Sanders with the Young Alumni Award at their Enlightenment Luncheon. The luncheon is held in the Commons Ballroom, and is open to alumnae and friends of the university.
81 Northern Iowa Black History Month activities feature drama, music, humor, issues
Public Relations News Release 1987:235, p.1
1/26/1988 Black History Month activities begin with a candlelight ceremony held in Maucker Union. Activities continue with tribute to African American theater and a "Soul Food Dinner" in the Commons.
82 University of Northern Iowa science students lauded at honors banquet
Public Relations News Release 1987:185, p.1
12/21/1987 The College of Natural Science holds its Honors Dinner in the Commons Ballroom, where Professor Roy Saigo announces recipients of student service honors. Recipients are listed by hometown.
83 Head of SBA to speak on University of Northern Iowa campus Friday (Nov. 6)
Public Relations News Release 1987:117, p.1
11/2/1987 Senator James Abdor speaks at the Small Business Institute Recognition Dinner in the Commons Ballroom. The dinner was held to recognize one-hundred and fifty business owners who mentored students of the School of Business.
84 Omicron Delta Kappa initiates 15 members into national leadership/academic honorary
Public Relations News Release 1987:116, p.1
11/2/1987 Omicron Delta Kappa welcomes fifteen new members into their ranks. A formal ceremony for the initiates is held in the Commons Ballroom. Members must hold a gpa of 3.3, and have at least sixty hours of credit. ODK officers and new members are listed.
85 Golden harvest at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1987:84, p.1
10/20/1987 The Commons garden is cleared of flowers as harvest season approaches. Lisa Schnoover builds a sheaf of marigolds and clovers from the garden.
86 Gulfstream aerospace CEO Allen Paulson to talk on 'the successful entrepreneur' for Northern Iowa's distinguished lectureship series, Oct. 15
Public Relations News Release 1987:71, p.1
10/7/1987 The Distinguished Lectureship series begins with the inaugural speech by Georgian aerospace engineer, Allen Paulson. The series was held in the Maucker ballroom, directed by William Calhoun of the Distinguished Lecture Committee.
87 Northern Iowa Alumni Association will hold its annual meeting Oct. 1
Public Relations News Release 1987:38, p.1
9/15/1987 Joan Poe presides over the Alumni Association's annual meeting in the Commons Ballroom. Poe gave the the annual financial report, and three members were given positions on the board of directors.
88 Roadside vegetation management conference at UNI Sept. 23
Public Relations News Release 1987:36, p.1
9/15/1987 The Department of Biology and Black Hawk County Conservation Board hold a conference on weed control in the Education Center. Professor Daryl Smith participated as one of the speakers following a luncheon in the commons.
89 UNI Heritage Honours awards recognize achievements, service
Public Relations News Release 1987:32, p.1
9/11/1987 The Heritage Honours are presented at a banquet in the Commons Georgian Lounge. Those honored include Professor John J. Hidore, Chuck Hazama, Mark Kurth, Robert Waller, and James McCutcheon for their contributions to various university organizations.
90 UNI students 'cater' to needs of Waterloo, Cedar Falls community
Public Relations News Release 1987:14, p.1
8/26/1987 Students are trained in bartending and setting tables for UNI's catering service at the Commons Ballroom. The program is directed by Margaret Empie, and serves at events for local organizations.
91 UNI commencement receptions, activities, special hours announced
Public Relations News Release 1987:373, p.1
5/14/1987 Professor Roy Saigo presides over the College of Natural Science's Honors Convocation in Maucker Union. The University Student Alumni Association holds a brunch in the commons. The College of Education holds a reception in the Education Center.
92 'Golden Class' celebrating with special reunion events on campus
Public Relations News Release 1987:370, p.1
5/13/1987 Forty-nine alumni return for the Golden Reunion, with a reception at the home of Constantine Curris, a banquet in the commons, and a noon luncheon in the ballroom. Celebrations end with commencement exercises in the UNI-Dome. The Class of 1937 is listed.
93 UNI ROTC to hold military ball, commissioning and awards ceremonies
Public Relations News Release 1987:349, p.1
4/29/1987 The Reserve Officer Training Corps hosts the Annual Military Ball in the commons ballroom. The achievements of cadets are recognized in the ROTC Spring Awards Ceremony in Maucker Union, and fifteen cadets are commissioned as second lieutenants.
94 UNI Educational Leadership Institute to gather Iowa school district leaders April 30
Public Relations News Release 1987:342, p.1
4/22/1987 The Educational Leadership Institute, a unit of the College of Education, held a spring conference to strengthen school district leadership. District leaders statewide attended presentations by Professors Taggart Frost and Ross Nielsen.
95 UNI Enlightenment Lunch to feature alumnae Carole Baumgarten Feb. 13
Public Relations News Release 1986:184, p.1
1/26/1987 Carole Baumgarten, women's basketball coach and director of the Des Moines YWCA, spoke at the Alumni Association's Enlightenment Luncheon. The event was held in the Commons Ballroom.
96 Alumni office moves to Commons
Northern Iowa Today 14:4, p.6
9/1/1986 Alumni Relations moves into remodeled quarters.
97 Curris makes decision on continuation of UNI campus projects
Public Relations News Release 1985:136, p.1
11/6/1985 Details of the nine to ten campus construction projects underway are given; some projects are being put "on hold," or scaled back due to budget concerns.
98 China and glass means first class banquet dining
Boatright--Kevin (Public Relations Staff)
Alumnus 70:1, p.22
4/1/1985 Dining Services now has ability to host large dinners in high style; photo.
99 Commons comeback
Ahlstrom--Barbara (Dining Services Staff)
Northern Iowan 79:51, p.2
4/22/1983 Commons assistant manager welcomes any student criticism.
100 An Easy Way To Get in Shape
Hute--Mary (Student--1983)
Northern Iowan 79:48, p.3
4/12/1983 Believes Commons Dining Center is terribly inefficient.


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