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Curris--Constantine William (President of UNI)

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351 More than 1,000 students receive degrees at University of Northern Iowa spring commencement.
Public Relations News Release 1990:688, p.1
6/7/1990 List of students graduated in spring of 1990. Commencement address was given by Annette Zuck.
352 'Golden Class' celebrates with special reunion events on campus.
Public Relations News Release 1989:663, p.1
5/18/1990 The class of 1940 celebrated its "Golden Reunion," with 81 class members and a number of their spouses returning from all parts of the country. Highlights of the weekend cited.
353 Accounting advisory council for University of Northern Iowa holds spring meeting.
Public Relations News Release 1989:658, p.1
5/17/1990 Gerald Smith informed the Accounting Advisory Council (members listed) of the new requirement of 150 credit hours for an accounting degree, to go into effect in the year 2000. They also chose the recipient of the annual $500 Blanford Scholarship.
354 Schindler education center to be dedicated Saturday (May 12) at University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1989:633, p.1
5/9/1990 The building is being named in honor of the late Alvin W. Schindler, a 1927 graduate of UNI, in recognition of his accomplishments in the field of education.
355 Northern Iowa to graduate more than 1,200 Saturday in UNI-Dome.
Public Relations News Release 1989:626, p.1
5/7/1990 The student address will be delivered by Annette Klein Zuck, who will receive a bachelor's degree with high honors, with a major in elementary education. Some 1,100 graduating students have indicated they will attend the ceremonies Saturday.
356 University of Northern Iwoa foundation receives million-dollar gift.
Public Relations News Release 1989:619, p.1
5/3/1990 A million dollar gift has been received from 1924 graduate Dora Hood Schindler, in honor of her late husband, Dr. Alvin W. Schindler, Class of 1927. How the money will be distrubed is discussed.
357 Additional funds to aid UNI
Struck--Chad A.
Northern Iowan 86:56, p.1
4/27/1990 President Curris points out strengths of budget recently passed.
358 Curris speech highlights Founder's Day
Allan--Matt
Northern Iowan 86:56, p.1
4/27/1990 Dean Lang also speaks on the school's early history; photo.
359 Untitled
Swartz--Brian
Northern Iowan 86:54, p.1
4/20/1990 President Curris receives Earth Day button from Conservation Club committee.
360 Latham hall renovation to be dedicated Sunday (April 22) at University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1989:577, p.1
4/18/1990 The renovated building now houses the Departments of Earth Science and Home Economics. The dedication will feature a welcome and introductions by President Curris and remarks by Roy Saigo and Donald Whitnah. Two students will speak as well.
361 Schedule of Events.
Public Relations News Release 1989:580, p.1
4/18/1990 A list of activities and events from Friday, April 20 through Monday, April 23. Gov. Branstad will proclaim UNI Founder's Day for Monday and will receive a copy of "A Century of Leadership and Service" from author Dr. William Lang.
362 University of Northern Iowa to host 1,000 high school students for 26th annual model united nations Thursday-Saturday. (April 19-21)
Public Relations News Release 1989:570, p.1
4/16/1990 The Model U.N. reflects the functions of the real international body, with high school students serving as delegates from their respective countries which they have researched throughout the year.
363 New history book on University of Northern Iowa to be released Saturday (April 21).
Public Relations News Release 1989:568, p.1
4/13/1990 William C. Lang author of "A Century of Leadership and Service," presents the history of the University in a manner that is descriptive as well as chronological in nature. Volume I covers the years 1876 to 1928.
364 Founders day events at University of Northern Iowa to celebrate the past, present and future.
Public Relations News Release 1989:565, p.1
4/12/1990 A full weekend of activities on campus will culminate Monday with an all University Convocation recalling the past and looking to the future of the Cedar Falls institution.
365 'Teaching Geography Workshop' to be held April 16 at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1989:513, p.1
4/2/1990 Professor Dennis Spetz replaces Michael Stacy as speaker in the Teaching Geography Workshop. President Constantine Curris and Professor Cordell Svengalis welcome participants to the workshop.
366 University of Northern Iowa P. E. Club sponsoring 'Governor's Run for Heart' Friday and Saturday (April 5-7)
Public Relations News Release 1989:514, p.1
4/2/1990 Governor Terry Branstad joins runners for the final mile of the Governor's Run for Heart, sponsored by the Physical Education Club. The goal of the event is to raise twenty-five hundred dollars for the American Heart Association.
367 '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.
368 University of Northern Iowa joins other top-ranked universities across the nation in Renaissance Group
Public Relations News Release 1989:472, p.1
3/19/1990 Professor Thomas Switzer and President Constantine Curris form the Renaissance Group and draft the "Teachers of the New World" document, outlining principles of quality education for legislators and policy makers.
369 Curris addresses students in open forum
Huebner--Kimberly Jo (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 86:46, p.1
3/16/1990 President Curris responds to questions about minority affairs, use of tuition and fees, and the visa situation of an English faculty member.
370 Untitled
Abraham--Jon (Student--1989)
Northern Iowan 86:46, p.1
3/16/1990 Ground broken for St. Stephen Center; photo.
371 President Curris addresses student concerns in open forum
Northern Iowan 86:45, p.1
3/13/1990 Will appear in forum sponsored by NISG.
372 Untitled
Swartz--Brian
Northern Iowan 86:43, p.1
3/6/1990 President Curris talks with students at senior reception; photo.
373 Fireside reception to be held
Sheets--Kerry (Student--1988-1990)
Public Relations News Release 86:42, p.1
3/2/1990 President Curris will speak to seniors.
374 McGladrey & Pullen gift creates Center for Accounting Education
Northern Iowa Today 18:1, p.7
3/1/1990 McGladrey & Pullen give $125,000; photo.
375 Senior Week activities planned for week of March 4-9 at Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1989:433, p.1
2/27/1990 Senior Week celebrations begin with a men's basketball game against Cleveland State, a Theatre UNI production of the 'Masque of the Red Death', and a wine and cheese celebration with Constantine Curris. Senior committee members listed.
376 14th annual overseas teacher recruiting fair to be largest ever (Feb. 17, 18)
Public Relations News Release 1989:390, p.1
2/8/1990 More than 750 teacher from all over the world, and 116 representatives of overseas schools will converge. The numbers make it the largest fair ever on campus, and one of the largest in the world.
377 Northern Iowa awards degrees to 641 fall graduates
Public Relations News Release 1990:304, p.1
1/25/1990 Fall Commencement exercises conferred degrees on 641 graduates. Graduates listed.
378 Curris outlines path to excellence at UNI
Miller--Jennifer C. (Student--1989-1990)
Northern Iowan 86:30, p.1
1/19/1990 President Curris describes areas in which the university should make special efforts including fully implementing general education, enhancing diversity, stabilizing tuition, and improving graduate programs.
379 Northern Iowa awards degrees to 480 fall graduates
Public Relations News Release 1989:349, p.1
1/18/1990 Connie Koenen Uhl delivers the student address at the fall commencement ceremony in the UNI-Dome, where four hundred and eighty students received their degrees. List.
380 University of Northern Iowa names recipients of prestigious Presidential Scholarships
Public Relations News Release 1989:333, p.1
1/8/1990 The Presidential Scholars Board announces the fifth class of high school seniors to be given Presidential Scholarships. Students must have scored a twenty-eight on the ACT and graduate in the top ten percent of their class. Recipients listed.
381 Founders Day activities planned
Northern Iowa Today 73:2, p.32
1/1/1990 Events include convocation.
382 The Nineties; higher education in the Education Decade
Honnold--Donavan
Northern Iowa Today 73:2, p.3
1/1/1990 President Curris and other top administrators plan for UNI's future.
383 University relations with Soviets continue to grow
Northern Iowa Today 73:2, p.31
1/1/1990 UNI will broaden efforts to develop contacts with Russians.
384 University of Northern Iowa commencement to be 1 P. M. Saturday (Dec. 16).
Public Relations News Release 1989:299, p.1
12/12/1989 550 new alumni will be officially added to the roster of graduates. Two doctor of education recipients: Randall Clegg and Kathleen Sullivan Mulholland. Connie Koenen Uhl, will deliver the student address.
385 Untitled
Hagerman--Brian (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 86:26, p.2
12/5/1989 Applauds President Curris for suggesting a tuition cut; urges students to vote for those who will favor tuition relief.
386 ODK celebrates!
Northern Iowan 86:25, p.1
12/1/1989 Omicron Delta Kappa celebrates 75th anniversary; photo.
387 Curris commended for dedication to UNI
Duggan--Steven K.
Northern Iowan 86:24, p.2
11/28/1989 Believes President Curris is doing a fine job.
388 Annual tree lighting ceremony, other holiday activities planned at University of Northern Iowa Nov. 30.
Public Relations News Release 1989:268, p.1
11/22/1989 The Annual Arts and Crafts Sale, featuring 25 tables of hand-crafted merchandise, other activities include free hot chocolate and caroling with the UNI Women's Chorus.
389 Dancer residents express tripling, parking concerns
Gall--Wendy
Northern Iowan 86:17, p.5
10/31/1989 President Curris responds to questions.
390 ODK to initiate new members
Smith--Lisa
Northern Iowan 86:16, p.5
10/27/1989 Honor society for juniors and seniors initiates 28 new members; list of initiates.
391 UNI Homecoming 1989 for Oct. 18-22.
Public Relations News Release 1989:161, p.1
10/16/1989 Selling Homecoming 1989 buttons to University of Northern Iowa Prsident Constantine Curris are Homecoming committee member Kristen Sievers and American Marketing Assiocation student represevtive Kandis Peters.
392 Lux service medallion awards to be given at University of Northern Iowa homecoming.
Public Relations News Release 1989:151, p.1
10/11/1989 Activity profile of finalists provided. Theresa Koster and Jennifer Clemens, will be honored with four other finalists. The Lux award is an a attempt to recognize some of those people for their extraordinary contributions.
393 Penn accused of sexual harassment
Lilledahl--Jeanne (Class of 1989)
Northern Iowan 86:4, p.1
9/15/1989 Rich Penn believes that he is being forced out of his teaching position.
394 Degrees awarded to 330 Northern Iowa summer graduates at Aug. 4 commencement.
Public Relations News Release 1989:8, p.1
8/23/1989 List of UNI's summer graduates. Degrees were conferred by President Constantine Curris. The student address was delivered by Janice Elaine Blockhus.
395 University of Northern Iowa summer commencement Friday (Aug. 4) evening in UNI-DOME.
Public Relations News Release 1988:583, p.1
8/1/1989 350 new alumni will be added to the roster of graduates. Constantine Curris will confer the degrees. Janice Blockhus will deliver the student address. Judith Harrington will conduct the recognition and award of honors.
396 Money to educate
Northern Iowan 85:63, p.3
7/14/1989 Foundation receives $75,000 gift from life insurance company; photo.
397 Endowed scholarships for business, education majors at University of Northern Iowa established by AEGON/Life investors.
Public Relations News Release 1988:552, p.1
7/6/1989 A $75,000 endowed scholarship fund to provide scholarships. Rex Eno, president of Life Investors Individual Division, presented an initial $25,000 check to Constantine Curris.
398 Consulting firm recommends changes at state universities
Osborne--Ann Marie (Class of 1991)
Northern Iowan 85:59, p.1
6/23/1989 Peat Marwick report recommends dropping of Ed. D. degree, close study on value of Price Lab School, and other curricular changes.
399 Largest spring graduating class ever announced at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1988:528, p.1
6/16/1989 List of students who received degrees at the Northern Iowa commencement May 13. More than 1,300 students, as members of the largest spring graduating class in the school's history, crossed the stage during the spring commencement.
400 'Golden class' celebrates with special reunion events on campus.
Public Relations News Release 1988:486, p.1
5/19/1989 List of the members of the class of 1939, who attended the reunion. Mentioned in the article is events that took place over the weekend.

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