IndexUNI: Database of University Articles

Curris--Constantine William (President of UNI)

Displaying 601 - 650 of 739
Title Date Summary
601 UNI Museum renovation project to proceed with funding from outside sources
Public Relations News Release 1986:197, p.1
1/9/1986 Development office to head fund raising campaign to not only renovate the museum facility, but also secure funds to upgrade the displays.
602 UNI names 15 Presidential Scholars, 15 Merit Scholar recipients
Public Relations News Release 1986:194, p.1
1/7/1986 The students will begin their studies at UNI in the fall of 1986 and are free to choose any major; the Presidential awards are four year full-rides while the Merit awards are two thousand dollars for each four years. List of winners.
603 Downsizing state government
Curris--Constantine William (President of UNI)
Public Relations News Release 70:4, p.11
1/1/1986 Text of DMR article by President Curris on the appropriate size of government.
604 We will excel!; Art Building dedication remarks
Public Relations News Release 70:4, p.8
1/1/1986 Texts of addresses by Professors Haupt and Lew; excerpts of President Curris's tribute to President Kamerick; photo.
605 Regents approve student computing fee, other business for UNI
Public Relations News Release 1985:185, p.1
12/19/1985 The fee will be $20 per semester per student in order to expand access to computing for students and faculty.
606 UNI requests conceptual approval from regents of enrollment cap
Public Relations News Release 1985:185, p.1
12/19/1985 Curris says UNI had a record fall enrollment, up 12% for freshman, and an even higher enrollment is expected next year; the cap request was made given the state's economic condition; this would be the first enrollment cap.
607 UNI requests conceptual approval from regents of enrollment cap
Public Relations News Release 1985:184, p.1
12/19/1985 Curris told the regents that UNI experienced a record fall enrollment this year and expect an even higher enrollment next year; if UNI can gain conceptual approval then they will move forward with an actual plan.
608 Enrollment cap proposed
Northern Iowan 82:27, p.1
12/13/1985 Will take proposal to Regents; if approved, the proposal will come back to campus for development.
609 UNI fall commencement to be December 14 in the UNI-Dome
Public Relations News Release 1985:170, p.1
12/4/1985 Koester will deliver the student address; other participants are listed; nearly six hundred students are expected to graduate.
610 Art Building dedication signals a new era
Northern Iowa Today 14:1, p.1
12/1/1985 Art Building dedicated October 26, 1985; photo.
611 Chinese ask UNI to retrain their principals
Northern Iowa Today 14:1, p.1
12/1/1985 Plan for UNI to train Chinese middle school principals under discussion; results of trip to China by President Curris.
612 Northern Iowa's holiday festivities, craft sale open to public Dec. 5
Public Relations News Release 1985:163, p.1
11/26/1985 The annual holiday festivities include events such as a craft sale of 35 people's work, tree-lighting by Curris, a visit from Santa, story-telling and Christmas carols from the Women's Chorus.
613 UNI students to sponsor fund drive for Mexican earthquake victims Dec. 4, 6, 9, 10
Public Relations News Release 1985:157, p.1
11/22/1985 The drive will be a special UNICEF fund drive sponsored by Kappa Delta Pi, the English and German clubs, the UNI Student Association, the student chapter of the Iowa State Education Association and Tomahawk.
614 Curris--a catalyst
Skaine--James Cole (Speech Faculty)
Northern Iowan 82:22, p.3
11/19/1985 Believes that the school spirit being shown around campus is due to several positive changes made by President Curris.
615 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.
616 Anomaly
Chung--David R.
Northern Iowan 82:18, p.2
11/5/1985 Discusses some changes that UNI should not make.
617 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."
618 UNI foundation directors, governors meet, hear reports of increased giving
Public Relations News Release 1985:133, p.1
11/5/1985 The UNI Foundation saw a 28% increase in donations in the 1985 fiscal year over the year previous; nearly eight thousand individuals/corporations/private industries contributed to the Foundation during the 1985 year.
619 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.
620 Reprioritizing of projects underway
Barnes--Ann (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 82:17, p.5
11/1/1985 Rick Stinchfield analyzing campus projects.
621 43 outstanding students to vie for presidential scholar awards at UNI Nov. 4-5
Public Relations News Release 1985:117, p.1
10/31/1985 Fifteen of the high school competitors will win four-year full-ride scholarships and fifteen others will win $2,000 scholarships; the competition includes writing an essay and being interviewed; competitors are listed.
622 Students to protest
Northern Iowan 82:16, p.1
10/29/1985 Will protest the dismissal of Robert Morin.
623 UNI to help China
Eller--Donnelle Louise (Class of 1986)
Northern Iowan 82:16, p.1
10/29/1985 President Curris returns from trip to China; may establish training program for middle level school personnel at UNI.
624 Untitled
Alexandres--Leanne J. (Class of 1986)
Northern Iowan 82:16, p.1
10/29/1985 Doy Kaasa, Shirley Eliason Haupt, R. Wayne Richey, and Constantine Curris sit at the dedication of the new Art Building; photo.
625 Untitled
Northern Iowan 82:15, p.3
10/25/1985 Discusses the forced resignation of Dean Robert Morin.
626 Art building to be dedicated Saturday (Oct. 26)
Public Relations News Release 1985:105, p.1
10/23/1985 A slide-show of the construction of the building, a performance by the UNI Wind Symphony, guided tours and remarks from several speakers will all be part of the formal dedication ceremony called the Festival of Dedication.
627 Amazing comparisons
Northern Iowan 82:14, p.2
10/22/1985 Comparisons are made between President Curris and President Nixon.
628 Curris suspends work on campus projects
Northern Iowan 82:14, p.5
10/22/1985 President Curris suspends work on about 10 campus projects, including the Christmas decorations; Rick Stinchfield will review and prioritize projects; list of projects.
629 Regents defer action on student fee
Northern Iowan 82:14, p.1
10/22/1985 Will be considered at next meeting.
630 UNI's Curris Suspends Work on Nonacademic Campus Projects for Review
Public Relations News Release 1985:84, p.1
10/17/1985 The President Constantine Curris made a statement about suspending nonacademic campus projects within reason.
631 Curris proposes $20 per semester fee
Northern Iowan 82:13, p.1
10/15/1985 The president will make the proposal to the Regents; student leaders object.
632 Untitled
Findlay--Donald Frank (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 82:13, p.3
10/15/1985 Criticizes the administration for spending a lot of money putting up electrical outlets for Christmas lights.
633 Untitled
Paul--Karen B. (Class of 1984)
Northern Iowan 82:12, p.2
10/11/1985 Believes that Dean Morin has done his job well.
634 Lux Service Award Winners to be Honored During UNI Homecoming Festivities
Public Relations News Release 1985:75, p.1
10/10/1985 Peggy Gohlinghorst and Gregory Pittam received the Lux Service Medallion; states all the activities of the four finalists.
635 Outlets to be removed from trees
Northern Iowan 82:11, p.3
10/8/1985 Electrical boxes will be installed closer to ground level; administrators comment on the reasons for their installation and the responsibility for deciding to do it; photo.
636 Alpha Chi Omega Hosting Centennial Program at UNI Oct. 12
Public Relations News Release 1985:68, p.1
10/4/1985 The Alpha Chi Omega will host a banquet with a ceremony honoring the founders, a review of the first minutes of the club's meeting, and an issue for the next century.
637 Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity Celebrating 10th Anniversary With Program Oct. 11-13
Public Relations News Release 1985:65, p.1
10/3/1985 All alumni who were in the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity are invited to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the program; plans are made for the whole weekend.
638 Presidential scholar
Alumnus 70:3, p.14
10/1/1985 Fifteen students will be admitted in fall 1986; outline of program.
639 UNI Faculty Club to Hear Whitsett on 'Beyond War'
Public Relations News Release 1985:61, p.1
9/30/1985 David Whitsett will talk to the group about "Beyond War: A New Way of Thinking".
640 Local Resident Receives Award From UNI Alumni Association
Public Relations News Release 1985:39, p.1
9/18/1985 Many people in the local community were honored with achievement awards or given service awards; brief description of each person.
641 Dean Morin to be removed
Northern Iowan 82:5, p.1
9/17/1985 Provost Martin issues announcement that Dean Morin will be leaving position; Dean Morin reacts with "disbelief"; speculations on reasons for action; photo.
642 Curris addresses Faculty Senate
Northern Iowan 82:4, p.4
9/13/1985 President Curris emphasizes need for a liberal education.
643 Student guide UNI 1985
Northern Iowan 82:2, p.12
9/6/1985 Greetings from leaders and listings for important facilities and services; photo.
644 UNI Preliminary Fall Enrollment Figures Show Record is Broken
Public Relations News Release 1985:18, p.1
9/2/1985 The old record in 1883 of 11,204 students enrolled at UNI was broken in 1985 as new requirement were created.
645 Emergency loans increased
Northern Iowan 82:1, p.1
8/30/1985 Emergency loan and credit limits raised; President Curris transfers $100,000 to fund.
646 327 receive degrees at uni summer commencement exercises
Public Relations News Release 1985:2, p.1
8/20/1985 Louise Houghton, a feature speaker, at the summer commencement exercise spoke about the graduating class. List of graduated students.
647 Summer Affair
Northern Iowan 81:59, p.2
6/28/1985 Naïve letter home continues.
648 Changing attitudes is the goal
Northern Iowa Today 13:3, p.3
6/1/1985 Wheelchair basketball game included in first Handicapped Awareness Week; photo.
649 Constantine Curris
Northern Iowa Today 13:3, p.3
6/1/1985 Speaks at hearing on funding of higher education.
650 Renewed commitment results in changes
Northern Iowa Today 13:3, p.1
6/1/1985 Detailed look at results of SCUP report.


Questions about this service?

Contact Jaycie Vos, University Archivist | (319) 273-6307


1227 W 27th Street
Cedar Falls, Iowa 50614
(319) 273-2838  |