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Curris--Constantine William (President of UNI)

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251 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.
252 Long-term employees retiring from University of Northern Iowa to be recognized May 2
Public Relations News Release 1991:587, p.1
4/21/1992 34th Annual Recognition Breakfast will honor 41 employees retiring with 10 or more years of service to the University. Retirees are listed.
253 University of Northern Iowa professor receives AAUW'S 1992 Distinguished Teaching Award
Public Relations News Release 1991:583, p.1
4/21/1992 Evelyn Wood was named winner of the Distinguished Teaching from the state chapter of the American Association of University Women.
254 University of Northern Iowa's Omicron Delta Kappa chapter inducts 27 new members
Public Relations News Release 1991:586, p.1
4/21/1992 UNI honor society inducts new members. Members listed.
255 University of Northern Iowa's Omicron Delta Kappa chapter inducts 27 new members
Public Relations News Release 1991:577, p.1
4/20/1992 UNI Omicron Delta Kappa chapter inducts new members. Members listed. Marlene Strathe was guest speaker.
256 Federal judge dismisses lawsuit of former University of Northern Iowa Faculty member against Regents, UNI, others
Public Relations News Release 1991:574, p.1
4/15/1992 Lawsuit against UNI, Regents, and others was dismissed by Judge Edward McManus.
257 R. J. McElroy Trust pledges $500,000 toward construction of performing arts center at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1991:562, p.1
4/13/1992 Linda Klinger, executive director of the McElroy Trust, announces a pledge from the Trust in the amount of $500,000 toward construction of a performing arts center.
258 Iowa university presidents drop teacher accreditation program
Northern Iowan 88:47, p.1
3/27/1992 Decide not to seek accreditation from National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
259 Dartmouth College qualifies for 47th annual National Debate Tournament
Public Relations News Release 1992:432, p.1
3/18/1992 Dartmouth College will be represented at the National Debate Tournament.
260 Clarification in story released 3/9/02; "Legislature slashes University of Northern Iowa budget again; "Students will be the losers," says President
Public Relations News Release 1991:467, p.1
3/10/1992 The cuts will result in the elimination of several full-time equivalent positions in the Physical Plant and one in intercollegiate athletics.
261 University of Northern Iowa and state's three other universities to withdraw from "prescriptive" accreditation association
Public Relations News Release 1991:468, p.1
3/10/1992 Due to restrictive and expensive accreditation policies, the Regents Institutions of Iowa will no longer participate in the process of the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
262 Legislature slashes University of Northern Iowa budget again; "Students will be the losers," says President Curris
Public Relations News Release 1991:465, p.1
3/9/1992 UNI will be forced to make educational cuts due to the reductions made in state funding by the legislature, according to UNI President Curris.
263 Rededication ceremony for University of Northern Iowa's newly remodeled Wright Hall to be held March 11
Public Relations News Release 1991:461, p.1
3/5/1992 Newly remodeled Wright Hall will be rededicated in March.
264 Northern Iowa, other universities withdraw from NCATE
Anglum--Gerald (Public Relations Staff)
Northern Iowa Today 20:1, p.1
3/1/1992 President Curris contends that NCATE accreditation is too restrictive and expensive.
265 University of Northern Iowa names recipients of prestigious Presidential Scholarships
Public Relations News Release 1991:379, p.1
2/10/1992 Presidential Scholars announced at UNI. Winners listed.
266 Former Panther honored
Johnston--Krista L. (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 88:33, p.4
1/31/1992 Ed Ewoldt honored by gift in his name; photo.
267 Northern Iowa awards degrees to 650 fall graduates
Public Relations News Release 1991:358, p.1
1/30/1992 Fall graduates are announced. Graduates listed.
268 "National Girls & Women in Sports Day" events scheduled for February 6 at University of Northern Iowa; Governor, Gateway Commissioner to speak
Public Relations News Release 1991:373, p.1
1/27/1992 The schedule of events for the annual celebration of "National Girls & Women in Sports Day" is announced. Speakers include Governor Terry Branstad and Patty Viverito.
269 Gov. recommends $2 million for UNI; extra funds requested to provide enrollment growth
Northern Iowan 88:30, p.1
1/21/1992 President Curris explains that much of the money would go to the instructional program.
270 Northern Iowa President urges legislators to heed Governor's recommendation: $2 million to UNI to support enrollment growth
Public Relations News Release 1991:329, p.1
1/20/1992 Governor Branstad's recommendation of increased support for UNI brings praise from administrators.
271 Three majors eliminated to ease budget woes
Northern Iowa Today 75:2, p.21
1/1/1992 Vocational home economics major, graduate program in industrial technology education, and business education graduate program are dropped; other cuts and reorganizations also announced in attempt to meet enrollment surge.
272 Board of Regents eliminates three majors at Northern Iowa, approves sale of bonds for new residence hall
Public Relations News Release 1991:297, p.1
12/18/1991 One BA major and two MA majors cut as part of the ongoing budget reduction activities. Board of Regents approves sale of bonds for a new residence hall.
273 University of Northern Iowa Commencement to be 11 A M. Saturday (December 21)
Public Relations News Release 1991:281, p.1
12/17/1991 Fall Commencement will add 650 names to the alumni rolls.
274 Curris recommends elimination of three academic majors due to 'the budget mess in the state capital'
Northern Iowan 88:27, p.1
12/10/1991 President Curris reluctantly makes recommendations in home economics, industrial technology, and business education.
275 University of Northern Iowa to recommend elimination of three academic majors; budget "mess" forces other program eliminations and reductions
Public Relations News Release 1991:266, p.1
12/5/1991 President Curris has recommended to the Board of Regents that following majors be dropped: vocational home economics, graduate program in industrial technology education, and the business education graduate program. Other cuts are listed.
276 Fate of University of Northern Iowa programs targeted for elimination of be announced next week; President looking for alternatives
Public Relations News Release 1991:255, p.1
11/27/1991 President Curris examines the impact of proposed elimination of seven academic majors on students and the University.
277 University of Northern Iowa kicks off holiday season with tree lighting, crafts sale (Thursday) December 5
Public Relations News Release 1991:242, p.1
11/27/1991 Holiday festivities will start in the traditional manner at UNI. A special tree lighting ceremony will highlight the evening.
278 Students are lawyers for a day in class
Northern Iowan 88:24, p.10
11/22/1991 Students stage mock trial in mass communications law class; President Curris participates.
279 Academic program cuts at University of Northern Iowa recommended by Provost; mandated by growing enrollment, shrinking appropriations
Public Relations News Release 1991:232, p.1
11/20/1991 Strong enrollment growth, coupled with lower state appropriations, have forced recommendations for cuts in academic programs and reductions in staff.
280 More than 250 students admitted to teacher education program at University of Northern Iowa; 132 attend induction convacation
Public Relations News Release 1991:220, p.1
11/12/1991 Requirements for induction into the teacher education program were met by more that 250 students. 132 students chose to attend the Induction Ceremony. Students are listed.
281 Tragedy strikes U of I campus: UNI to observe moment of silence today at 2 p.m.
Northern Iowan 88:19, p.1
11/5/1991 President Curris and Professor Longnecker release statement; moment of silence will remember those murdered at University of Iowa.
282 IES Industries makes $250,000 business scholarship endowment to University of Northern Iowa Foundation
Public Relations News Release 1991:186, p.1
11/4/1991 Business students will benefit from the $250,000 gift from IES Industries for scholarships.
283 Call for a period of silence
Public Relations News Release 1991:191, p.1
11/1/1991 Announcement of a moment of silence to remember those killed on the University of Iowa campus. The moment of silence will take place November 5 at 2:00pm and will be marked by the ringing of the Campanile.
284 Regents' president suggests tuition increase will be less than nine percent
Northern Iowan 88:15, p.1
10/22/1991 Mr. Pomerantz believes that there will be an increase but that it will be less than nine per cent; photo.
285 Student leaders present tuition counterproposal to Board of Regents
Northern Iowan 88:14, p.1
10/18/1991 Several UNI students address Regents; photo.
286 University of Northern Iowa to host Midwest Association for Latin American Studies annual meeting October 11-12.
Public Relations News Release 1991:125, p.1
10/8/1991 Keith Hunte and Francesca Miller are featured speakers at Latin American Studies annual meeting.
287 Bon Voyage party replaces dance
Moore--Scott Alan (Class of 1995)
Northern Iowan 88:9, p.B5
10/1/1991 Party includes comedy, gambling, and reggae; photo.
288 Appropriations requests for fiscal years '93 and '94 for University of Northern Iowa receive go-ahead from Board of Regents
Public Relations News Release 1991:92, p.1
9/25/1991 Board of Regents has approved the appropriations requests for UNI.
289 New fall enrollment record for University of Northern Iowa with 13,163 students
Public Relations News Release 1991:68, p.1
9/17/1991 Fall enrollment numbers are a record for UNI.
290 Curris tells faculty to move ahead despite budgetary crisis
Northern Iowan 88:4, p.1
9/13/1991 President Curris outlines views and courses of action in light of reduced funding.
291 Pep rally near Campanile planned for Friday
Northern Iowan 88:2, p.6
9/6/1991 Event "Bursting with Pride" will kick off the semester with President Curris, Eldon Miller, Terry Allen, and the Marching Band.
292 "Bursting with Pride!" fall kickoff celebration scheduled for Friday at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1991:35, p.1
9/3/1991 Fall Kickoff activities planned for UNI.
293 Northern Iowa celebrates business
Northern Iowa Today 19:2, p.5
9/1/1991 150 business and community leaders attend formal opening of new business building; photo.
294 University pledges to maintain quality through budget plight and increased enrollment
Northern Iowa Today 19:2, p.1
9/1/1991 Top administrators outline ways to deal with rising enrollment and declining revenues.
295 University of Northern Iowa announces degrees to 274 summer graduates
Public Relations News Release 1991:13, p.1
8/23/1991 Summer graduates announced at UNI. Graduates listed.
296 University of Northern Iowa announces participation in Iowa business Location Center Program
Public Relations News Release 1990:683, p.1
8/1/1991 Iowa Business Location Centers will allow companies to explore opportunities in Iowa.
297 Regents approve preliminary budget for fiscal 1992 for University of Northern Iowa; appropriations down $3.6 million from 1990
Public Relations News Release 1990:661, p.1
7/28/1991 6% decrease in appropriations for fiscal 1992 UNI budget.
298 Curris: budget cuts hurt the youth of Iowa
Northern Iowan 87:64, p.1
7/26/1991 UNI hit as it experiences growth in enrollment.
299 University of Northern Iowa summer Commencement Friday (August 2) evening in UNI-Dome
Public Relations News Release 1990:672, p.1
7/24/1991 UNI summer Commencement is August 2.
300 An enterprising celebration
Campus News Network 1:20, p.1
7/15/1991 Celebration of Business includes speakers, lunch, and tours of Business Building; photo.


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