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Conner--John E. (Administration and Finance Staff)

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1 Retiring long-term employees recognized
Campus News Network 11:19, p.1
5/1/2001 Thirty-nine retirees recognized at UNI's 43rd Annual Recognition Breakfast.
2 Long-term employees retiring from the University of Northern Iowa to be recognized Saturday, April 28
Public Relations News Release 2000:383, p.1
4/20/2001 List of thirty-nine employees who have retired or will be retiring from the university in the 2000-01 fiscal year.
3 Dell named interim vice president for administration and finance
Campus News Network 11:7, p.1
10/23/2000 Eunice Dell has been named interim vice president for administration and finance. She replaces John Conner who left UNI for the University of Illinois; photo.
4 Dell named interim Vice President for Administration and Finance at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2000:122, p.1
10/16/2000 Eunice Dell will be interim Vice President for Administration and Finance; Doug Jensen will serve as assistant to her.
5 Hibbs Memorial
Campus News Network 11:1, p.2
7/24/2000 The memorial for Robert J. Hibbs had its groundbreaking ceremony on July 17, 2000.
6 UNI wins legal battle over Dome
Northern Iowan 96:41, p.1
2/29/2000 Insurance company will pay $4 million to cover cost of replacing original fabric.
7 All was quiet on the Y2K front
Northern Iowa Today 84:1, p.23
1/1/2000 No problems reported as year changes; photo.
8 University of Northern Iowa names new director of human resource services
Public Relations News Release 1998:236, p.1
2/2/1999 UNI named Robert Hejlik director of human resource services at UNI. He replaces John Mixsell.
9 Yearbook ends: Old Gold ceases publication for 97-98 school year
Hicks--Benjamin H. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 93:49, p.1
4/11/1997 Old Gold yearbook ceases operations due to lack of funding.
10 Re-engineering the hiring and purchasing processes
Campus News Network 7:10, p.2
1/13/1997 Will analyze processes in hopes of improving efficiency.
11 Herbicides on campus: the saga continues; does UNI need to change its policy?
Becker--Renee C. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 93:25, p.1
11/26/1996 Herbicide use on campus is still questioned.
12 Investiture
Campus News Network 6:17, p.Insert 2A
5/6/1996 Photographs marking the investiture of Robert Koob during UNI's 120th anniversary; photo.
13 University of Northern Iowa's 28th Annual Beginning Reading Conference welcomes children's book author/illustrator as guest speaker Friday, April 19
Public Relations News Release 1995:317, p.1
4/16/1996 Aliki will be the keynote speaker during the Beginning Reading Conference at UNI.
14 UNI falls victim to bad investing
Northern Iowan 91:64, p.1
7/7/1995 UNI will lose about $100,000 in potential interest earnings.
15 Engineers help outline course for bringing UNI-Dome back into operation
Public Relations News Release 1994:186, p.1
12/9/1994 Plans for reconstruction of UNI-Dome roof are announced.
16 Engineers begin assessment of damage to UNI-Dome roof following weater-related collapse
Public Relations News Release 1994:181, p.1
12/8/1994 UNI-Dome roof damage is being assessed.
17 UNI-Dome update scheduled for 4 P.M> today (Thursday)
Public Relations News Release 1994:180, p.1
12/8/1994 UNI to host media event at UNI-Dome.
18 University of Northern Iowa assessing damage, rescheduling events following collapse of UNI-Dome roof.
Public Relations News Release 1994:177, p.1
12/7/1994 Adjustments are being made plus arranging for professional assessment of the damage to the UNI-Dome roof.
19 Is anyone in charge at UNI
Northern Iowan 90:32, p.5
1/28/1994 Frustrated by perceived lack of action during recent bad weather.
20 University shows it does care on very cold days
Wiles--Timothy J. (Library Faculty)
Northern Iowan 90:32, p.6
1/28/1994 Thanks drivers of university vehicles for picking him up.
21 Smoking ban will be enforced; violators will be fined $25
Northern Iowan 90:22, p.1
11/21/1993 Attorney General opinion makes Union a public place.
22 Faculty static over cable plan; faculty pushes for educational programming
Potter--James Erik (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 90:4, p.2
9/10/1993 Continued delays in making cable television available to campus residences.
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Public Relations News Release 1993:34, p.1
9/3/1993 A major power outage occurred on the UNI campus today. Nancy Marlin reports class cancellation is being left up the individual instructors.
24 Media Advisory
Public Relations News Release 1993:35, p.1
9/3/1993 Electrical power is expected to be restored throughout the UNI campus by 5:00pm today according to John Conner.
25 Next two candidates for University of Northern Iowa athletic director position scheduled fro interviews week of May 4
Public Relations News Release 1991:615, p.1
5/1/1992 Christopher Ritrievi and Vivian Fuller will interview for the position of athletic director at UNI. They join Rick Hartzell and Douglas Woolard as interviewees to date.
26 Search is on: UNI begins quest for new AD
Hagerman--Brian (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 88:35, p.10
2/7/1992 UNI looking for new Athletic Director; committee organized.
27 Student computing fees at University of Northern Iowa generating opportunities for more access, better equipment
Public Relations News Release 1991:351, p.1
1/30/1992 Students and faculty will benefit from expanded computer services due to the proper use of computer fee monies.
28 Student declines to accept John Conner's response to traffic light
Northern Iowan 88:28, p.4
12/13/1991 Student believes the university should make greater effort to make south side of University Avenue more accessible to handicapped students.
29 Need for traffic signal on University Avenue evaluated by officials
Conner--John E. (Administration and Finance Staff)
Northern Iowan 88:27, p.3
12/10/1991 Vice President Connor explains what the city and the university are doing with regard to the intersection at which student Charlotte Feild was struck by a car.
30 Pep rally has hundreds 'bursting with pride'
Northern Iowan 88:3, p.1
9/10/1991 Students prepare for game with McNeese State with pep rally; form the letters U-N-I near Campanile; photo.
31 Thirty-seven University of Northern Iowa employees affected by layoffs directed by Governor's office
Public Relations News Release 1990:668, p.1
7/22/1991 Reduction of state labor force order results in thirty-seven UNI employees being laid off.
32 New facilities planning director and Registrar appointed at University of Northern Iowa: Campus Planning and Engineering reorganized
Public Relations News Release 1990:663, p.1
7/18/1991 UNI names new director of facilities planning.
33 Eldon Miller to serve as interim athletic director at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1990:654, p.1
7/12/1991 Interim athletic director named at UNI.
34 Construction workers asked to vacate; UNI officials dissatisfied
Johnston--Krista L. (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 87:16, p.1
10/26/1990 UNI is dissatisfied with the work of Cedar Valley Corporation; photo.
35 Two University of Northern Iowa vice presidents and department of math and computer science temporarily move into new quarters
Public Relations News Release 1990:9, p.1
8/23/1990 Office remodeling in Gilchrist Hall and Wright Hall has caused offices to move
36 Regents approve budget, other business for University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1990:721, p.1
6/27/1990 A fiscal 1991 budget of $80,575,000 was approved. Proposed expenditures include $64,548,425 for salaries and fringe benefits; $6,940,334 for supplies; $892,890 for library acquisitions,; $2,578,400 for utilities; and $550,000 for building repairs.
37 UNI outlines plan to clean up creek
Miller--Jennifer C. (Student--1989-1990)
Northern Iowan 86:4, p.1
9/15/1989 Vice President Conner presents plan for Dry Run Creek.
38 Walton offered new position at university
Miller--Jennifer C. (Student--1989-1990)
Northern Iowan 85:12, p.1
10/7/1988 Don Walton offered position as research specialist.
39 Decision of Curris regarding grievance lodged against the University by Donald R. Walton.
Public Relations News Release 1988:84, p.1
10/3/1988 Aaron Wolff's findings revolved around the issue of whether UNI offered Donald Walton alternative employment, when terminated in 1984. He concluded "UNI has not carried its burden of proving that alternative employment was offered to Grievant.
40 Arbitrator supports Walton's UNI return
Miller--Jennifer C. (Student--1989-1990)
Northern Iowan 85:4, p.1
9/9/1988 Arbitrator says that Don Walton should be offered back pay and a $50,000 job; President Curris must consider if he will accept the decision.
41 Extra revenue to go to boiler project
Northern Iowan 84:65, p.1
7/15/1988 State surplus may keep students from paying for boiler.
42 Regents variety of business for Northern Iowa; hear reaccreditation report on fine arts.
Public Relations News Release 1988:478, p.1
5/23/1988 Contracts for construction of the University of Northern Iowa's new classroom/office building were among business items for the Cedar Falls school approved by the Board of Regents.
43 Northern Iowa boiler repair ahead of schedule; mild weather appreciated on campus
Public Relations News Release 1987:283, p.1
2/25/1988 Temperatures in buildings across campus drop due to a steam valve malfunction in the Physical Plant's main boiler. John Conner thanks faculty and staff for their cooperation in the ordeal.
44 University of Northern Iowa boiler problems bring 'cool-down' to campus
Public Relations News Release 1987:281, p.1
2/24/1988 A boiler malfunction in Physical Plant No. 2 causes temperature drops of fifteen degrees in buildings across campus. Duane Anders explains that available steam must be redirected to high priority buildings, namely residence halls and dining centers.
45 'Seasonal' décor questioned
Hawes--Christine E. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 84:28, p.1
12/8/1987 Jane Schwartz and Barbara Jones voice concern about Christmas decorations being called holiday decorations; also question use of money for those purposes; administrators defend display.
46 Northern Iowa to close doors Wednesday afternoon (Nov. 25) for electrical work
Public Relations News Release 1987:152, p.1
11/23/1987 Rod Library, the Administrative Data Processing Office, and all classes close early for Thanksgiving break due to a campus-wide power outage. The Physical Plant staff shut down power for electrical service improvements.
47 Bookstore plans not finalized
Hawes--Christine E. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 84:19, p.1
10/30/1987 Administrators say there are still some serious questions that need to be answered.
48 Cannon fire prohibited from game
Northern Iowan 84:12, p.1
10/6/1987 Cabinet bans cannon firing; apparently does not want close association with weapon at games.
49 Volleyball poster elicits variety of responses
Hawes--Christine E. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 84:4, p.1
9/4/1987 Debate whether poster exploits image of women; photo.
50 Regents approve new education dean for UNI; other business
Public Relations News Release 1987:406, p.1
6/18/1987 The Board of Regents names Professor Thomas Switzer the dean of the College of Education, and Dean Shoars as the director of public safety. Professor John Tarr is named head of the Department of Teaching.


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