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Cowley--John P. (English Faculty)

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1 Faculty affairs
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.317
7/1/1995 A look at salary schedules, fringe benefits, faculty loads, faculty governance, and faculty organizations in the 1950s and 1960s; photo.
2 John Cowley
Public Relations News Release 70:4, p.31
1/1/1986 Died December 28, 1985.
3 Mutual support gives strength to dual-career alumni couple
Alumnus 70:1, p.26
4/1/1985 Profiles of Roger and Jo Bedard.
4 Humanities I, II--some way of being
Alumnus 66:1, p.4
2/1/1982 Celebrate thirtieth year of humanities program with luncheon; original and later faculty express views on importance of humanities; photo.
5 Reflect on the ISTC with professors emeritus
Sampson--Kathryn Ann (Class of 1982)
Northern Iowan 77:26, p.5
12/12/1980 Feature on Professors Leland Sage, John Cowley, and Willard Poppy; extensive excerpts from their remarks.
6 Women's Center
Northern Iowan 73:39, p.4
2/18/1977 Professor Cowley will present program on eroticism and the women's movement.
7 The censor vs. the schools; profs call for strategy
Northern Iowan 70:24, p.12
12/11/1973 Professors Eakin and Cowley talk about ways of handling potential censorship problems in schools.
8 Cowley notes changes in English
UNI Century 1:4, p.7
10/1/1973 Professor Cowley retires; recalls changes in teaching of English; photo.
9 Cowley notes changes in Iowa high school English instruction
Northern Iowan 69:57, p.3
6/22/1973 Professor Cowley offers extended remarks on trends in English education.
10 Cowley receives award
Northern Iowan 69:48, p.8
4/20/1973 Receives award for distinguished service from ICTE.
11 Honors seminars investigate the feminist movement
Northern Iowan 69:19, p.1
11/17/1972 Professors Grace Ann Hovet and Marie Kloss will teach seminars.
12 English Instructor Area Conference scheduled for tomorrow
Northern Iowan 69:9, p.4
10/13/1972 Will foster understanding between UNI and high schools.
13 Organizational News
Northern Iowan 68:54, p.6
5/12/1972 Activities and meetings.
14 Poetry Hour
Northern Iowan 68:54, p.6
5/12/1972 Professor Cowley will read.
15 The road taken
UNI Quarterly 3:2, p.61
1/1/1972 A look at why students chose to attend UNI and why faculty chose to work at UNI.
16 12 UNI Profs to Attend Inauguration of President of Upper Iowa University
Public Relations News Release 1970:108, p.1
10/20/1970 List of professors attending and their respective departments.
17 Combined paperback exhibit now on display
Northern Iowan 64:61, p.8
7/12/1968 Students and teachers may inspect NDEA institute collection.
18 UNI to host English Language Arts conference
Northern Iowan 64:45, p.5
4/5/1968 Will focus on teaching of composition.
19 Dr. Cowley announces English institute
Northern Iowan 64:43, p.7
3/22/1968 Will study composition.
20 English Dept. to have fall dinner
College Eye 64:2, p.4
9/15/1967 Professor Cowley will speak.
21 Faculty Senate elects Keefe as 67-68 chairman
College Eye 64:2, p.16
9/15/1967 Hold elections and make committee appointments.
22 Previews
College Eye 64:2, p.16
9/15/1967 Activities and meetings.
23 4 professors to discuss institutes on KWWL-TV
College Eye 60:29, p.6
1/14/1966 Professors Whitnah, Frank, Wilkinson, and Cowley will appear.
24 Grant to be given over period of four years
College Eye 60:23, p.1
12/3/1965 $60,018 grant will attempt to measure effectiveness of college composition classes.
25 Perspective: Colleges must risk embarrassment for education's sake
Cowley--John P. (English Faculty)
College Eye 60:17, p.2
11/9/1965 Discusses recent student protest concerning free speech.
26 English students, teachers will have dinner meeting
College Eye 59:35, p.4
4/23/1965 Will meet with area teachers.
27 Twenty staff members elected to Faculty Senate
College Eye 59:31, p.3
4/9/1965 List of those elected to Faculty Senate, Graduate Council, Committee on the Administration of Faculty Personnel, Educational Policies Commission, Committee on Committees, and the Student Loan Fund.
28 College composition--is it necessary?
Alumnus 49:4, p.7
12/1/1964 Project underway to answer this question.
29 'Social Criticism' subject of MU booklist discussions
College Eye 59:4, p.8
10/2/1964 Professors Cowley, Lindberg, and Hellwig will participate.
30 Chicago prof will address English language institute
College Eye 58:34, p.1
7/10/1964 Carl and Helen Lefevre will serve as consultants; photo.
31 Cowley named acting head of department
Alumnus 46:3, p.7
9/1/1961 Professor Cowley will act as head while Professor Reninger serves as lecturer in India under Fulbright program.
32 Local teacher participates in English workshop
Public Relations News Release 1960:483, p.1
6/30/1961 Professors John Cowley and Sumner Ives co-direct a workshop on structural linguistics for teachers of English. The workshop is sponsored by the department of languages, speech, and literature. Participants listed.
33 Language expert to speak at ISTC
Public Relations News Release 1960:474, p.1
6/27/1961 Professor John Cowley directs a workshop on new approaches on the study of the English Language. Sumner Ives of Syracuse University is scheduled to speak on structural linguistics in the auditorium of Sabin Hall.
34 Sumner Ives talk Thurs.
College Eye 52:34, p.1
6/23/1961 Taking part in linguistics workshop.
35 Dr. John Cowley appointed acting head of department
College Eye 52:31, p.1
5/19/1961 Will lead while Professor Reninger is in India; photo.
36 John Cowley appointed department head at ISTC
Public Relations News Release 1960:409, p.1
5/16/1961 Professor William C. Lang announces the appointment of Professor John Cowley as head of the department of languages, speech, and literature in the absence of Professor H. Willard Reninger while he serves as a Fulbright lecturer in India.
37 John Cowley appointed acting department head at ISTC
Public Relations News Release 1960:410, p.1
5/12/1961 The Board of Regents approves the appointment of Professor John P. Cowley as head of the department of languages, speech, and literature while Professor H. Willard Reninger serves as a Fulbright lecturer in India.
38 Night classes--a benefit or a bother?
College Eye 52:27, p.2
4/21/1961 Students and faculty talk about the increasing number of evening and Saturday classes; photo.
39 Program announced for English teachers conference
Public Relations News Release 1960:344, p.1
4/13/1961 The Iowa Council of Teachers of English annual conference is held in Newton under direction of Robert Dalziel. Professors John Cowley and Howard Vanderbeek discuss the use of language developments in English textbooks.
40 Summer English workshop to be held at ISTC
Public Relations News Release 1960:340, p.1
4/11/1961 The department of languages, speech, and literature sponsors a two-week Structural Linguistics and English Teaching workshop, directed by Syracuse University's Professor Sumner Ives.
41 Area English teachers to meet at T. C.
Public Relations News Release 1960:275, p.1
3/16/1961 Professor John Cowley and Ms. Margaret Divelbess sit on the planning committee for the biannual meeting of northeast Iowa English educators held on the Teachers College campus. Participants will discuss college writing preparation in high school courses.
42 ISTC to conduct lay reader experiment
Public Relations News Release 1960:60, p.1
10/5/1960 Professor John Cowley conducts research on the use of lay readers in the evaluation of Freshman students of English. Lay readers will evaluate student papers and spend time with students in conference.
43 Holidays also meant work for faculty
College Eye 51:14, p.5
1/8/1960 Faculty attended many meetings over the Christmas holidays.
44 No sliding in near-Utopia for these high schoolers
College Eye 50:34, p.1
6/26/1959 Fifty students will study writing under Professors Vander Beek and Cowley.
45 Workshops cover air, lit
College Eye 50:33, p.4
6/19/1959 Professor Dreier will offer Air Education Workshop; Professor Cowley will offer writing workshop.
46 Interest in Languages Promoted
Old Gold 0:0, p.105
6/1/1959 The Department of Languages, Speech, and Literature offer conversational French or German classes, along with conventional speech and composition; the department sponsored the College Players, Speech Club, and Literary Circle; photo.
47 Interest in Languages Promoted
Old Gold 0:0, p.105
6/1/1959 The Department of Languages, Speech, and Literature has communications classes offering conversational French or German along with the conventional speech and composition. Curriculum include speech correction, forensics, philosopy, religious lit; photo
48 Literary Circle Improves Teachers of English
Old Gold 0:0, p.168
6/1/1959 The Literary Circle was created to help its members become better teachers of English and language arts; they are a Junior Affiliate of the National Council of Teachers of English; photo
49 English workshop to be held this summer
College Eye 50:31, p.8
5/15/1959 Will cover teaching writing in secondary schools.
50 Special English to be offered at Price School
College Eye 50:28, p.3
4/24/1959 Class will be offered to fifty high school students.


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