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Curris--Constantine William (President of UNI)

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451 University of Northern Iowa plans an 'Under the Big Top' Homecoming celebration.
Public Relations News Release 1988:60, p.1
9/20/1988 Homecoming pep rally chairperson, Alyson Earney, a junior from Marshalltown, pins the traditional Homecoming button on UNI President Constantine Curris , kicking off 1988 Homecoming festivites.
452 Nonaligned faculty being eliminated
Blake--Carl E.--III
Northern Iowan 85:6, p.2
9/16/1988 Offers observations on recent grievance case.
453 Northern Iowa enrollment pushes figure toward the limit.
Public Relations News Release 1988:45, p.1
9/13/1988 New freshman increased 7.3%, new transfer increased 12.6%. Fall enrollment is 11472 and enrollment limitation is 11500. Curris told faculty, "The strong enrollment attests to your good work. If progress continues, we should consider lifting the cap."
454 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.
455 Branstad at ground-breaking
Northern Iowan 85:3, p.1
9/2/1988 Governor Branstad shakes hands with President Curris; photo.
456 Enrollment cap hurts ethnic diversity at UNI
White--Ryan A. (Class of 1989)
Northern Iowan 85:3, p.1
9/2/1988 President Curris speaks at length to the faculty about the enrollment cap.
457 'Remembering its past while looking to its future' the University of Northern Iowa broke ground Wednesday (Aug. 31) for its School of Bussiness
Public Relations News Release 1988:28, p.1
9/1/1988 When completed, it will be home to the largest undergraduate business school in the state.
458 '¿And the winner by a shovelful is¿'(Northern Iowa School of Bussiness ground-breaking)
Public Relations News Release 1988:26, p.1
9/1/1988 The $10.2 million dollar building, scheduled for occupancy by fall of 1990, the largest undergraduate business school in the state.
459 Shovels 'at the ready' for School of Business ground breaking on University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1988:27, p.1
9/1/1988 Short cermony for the School of Business Classrooms/Office. Work on the building began last month for the building and scheduled to br occupied by the fall of 1990.
460 State's and University leaders participate in School of Business.
Public Relations News Release 1988:27, p.1
9/1/1988 Curris gave thanks to Terry Branstad and area legislators for help make the School of Business Classroom/Office Building a reailty.
461 University of Northern Iowa beaks ground for school of bussiness classroom/office building
Public Relations News Release 1988:26, p.1
9/1/1988 Particaping in the ceremony were Gov. Terry Branstad, Marvin Pomerantz, Percy Harris, James Tyler, Constantine Curris, and Charles Duchen.
462 Curris greets students
Curris--Constantine William (President of UNI)
Northern Iowan 85:2, p.2
8/30/1988 Brief welcome.
463 Ground-break scheduled for Wednesday
Northern Iowan 85:2, p.7
8/30/1988 Will hold ceremony for start of new Business Building.
464 Soviets visit UNI, get taste of Iowa
White--Ryan A. (Class of 1989)
Northern Iowan 85:1, p.6
8/26/1988 Group from Stavropol visits campus; photo.
465 UNI caps enrollment
White--Ryan A. (Class of 1989)
Northern Iowan 85:1, p.1
8/26/1988 Will cap enrollment at 11,500.
466 Ground breaking for Northern Iowa's new classroom-office building set for Aug. 31.
Public Relations News Release 1988:10, p.1
8/25/1988 Building to serve the School of Business. The building has a proposed budget of 10.2 million dollars and will be 100,000 square feet. Curris will begin the groundbreaking ceremony.
467 Degrees awarded to 450 Northern Iowa summer graduates.
Public Relations News Release 1988:6, p.1
8/23/1988 List of graduates at Summer Commencement held July 29.
468 University of Northern Iowa summer Commencement scheduled for 7:30 pm July 29.
Public Relations News Release 1988:505, p.1
7/20/1988 President Curris will confer degrees in the Dome; list of Purple and Old Gold Award winners.
469 Planning committee for performing arts center to serve needs of community, university appointed by northern iowa's curris
Public Relations News Release 1988:496, p.1
7/14/1988 Constantine W. Curris says that the establishment of a performing arts center can be achieved by cooperative effort between the University and Waterloo and Cedar Falls.
470 Hearsts leave UNI largest-ever gift
Northern Iowan 84:62, p.1
6/24/1988 Hearsts leave $600,000 to establish endowed chair; photo.
471 Northern Iowa receives largest gift ($600,000) from late Iowa poet James Hearst and wife Meryl.
Public Relations News Release 1988:476, p.1
6/17/1988 The funds will be used to establish the Meryl Norton Hearst Endowed Chair in the UNI College of Humanities and Fine Arts in memory of Hearst's wife of thirty years. James Hearst was a professor of creative writing at the University from 1941-1975.
472 Grassley papers to be housed in Northern Iowa's Rod Library.
Public Relations News Release 1988:460, p.1
6/3/1988 Official dedication ceremonies were held Thursday (June 2) on the University of Northern Iowa campus as U.S. Senator Charles Grassley designated the University's Donald O. Rod Library as the official repository of his public papers.
473 'Golden Class' celebrating with special reunion events on campus.
Public Relations News Release 1988:426, p.1
5/12/1988 UNI class of 1938 is celebrating its "Golden Reunion," with 60 class members. Schedule of events and list of the members.
474 Northern Iowa to graduate more than 1,100 May 14 in UNI Dome.
Public Relations News Release 1988:421, p.1
5/6/1988 More than 1,100 students who have completed their undergraduate and graduate studies during the spring semester will receive their degrees on May 14. The student address will be delivered by Robert Richard Hauser.
475 More than 500 Price Lab, Black Hawk Elementary students to be 'partners' for prairie project day Wednesday.
Public Relations News Release 1988:404, p.1
4/29/1988 "Prairie Project Day" was organized to help improve the educational experience for the children by providing activities outside the regular classroom.
476 30th annual recognition breakfast May 7 to honor 23 long term Northern Iowa employees.
Public Relations News Release 1988:397, p.1
4/26/1988 The University of Northern Iowa will honor its long-term employees who have retired or resigned within the 1987-88 fiscal year, at 30th annual Recognition Breakfast.
477 Three bands to play at Spring Fest '88
Northern Iowan 84:55, p.1
4/22/1988 A detailed look at the program.
478 Tom Pettit to receive honorary degree from University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1987:388, p.1
4/21/1988 The Board of Regents approves the granting of the Doctor of Humane Letters degree to NBC correspondent, Tom Petitt, at the spring commencement ceremonies. Pettit has been the recipient of the Alumni Achievement Award, and several awards in his field.
479 Lux Service Medallion nominations taken for outstanding UNI service by students
Public Relations News Release 1987:334, p.1
3/31/1988 Nominations are accepted for the Lux Service Award. Students must hold a 3.0 grade point average, with at least forty completed credit hours. Winners are recognized during the Homecoming ceremony.
480 Northern Iowa Physical Plant crew working to find, repair fuel leak
Public Relations News Release 1987:321, p.1
3/22/1988 The Department of Natural Resources discovers an oil leak in Power Plant No. 2, discharging fuel from a storm sewer. Duane Anders and Professor Rick Stinchfield commit all possible resources to correcting the leak.
481 Northern Iowa/China teacher training center closer to reality: Local team to survey needs of Chinese middle schools
Public Relations News Release 1987:301, p.1
3/8/1988 Professors Jonathan Lu, Richard Newell, Greg Stefanich, Dennis Sinclair, and Lawrence Kavich travel to China to work with the Guangxi Education Department to retrain teachers and administrators in the region.
482 Tom Pettit receives Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Northern Iowa
Nonpareil 72:2, p.27
3/1/1988 NBC broadcaster and UNI alumnus honored; biographical sketch; photo.
483 Curris discusses Regents seat, financial aid, boiler
Thomas--Daniel Carl (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:41, p.3
2/26/1988 Does not favor a student seat on the Board of Regents; believes tuition is too high; supports higher faculty salaries; opposes so-called "dead week".
484 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.
485 Minority role models needed in classrooms to encourage education careers, Northern Iowa's Curris tells legislative panel
Public Relations News Release 1987:250, p.1
2/4/1988 President Constantine Curris speaks before the Joint Subcommittee on Educational Appropriations on the need for minority educators in Iowa schools. James Martin supports the Board of Regents' plan to increase minority recruitment in education.
486 Northern Iowa names recipients of prestigious presidential scholarships
Public Relations News Release 1987:177, p.1
12/16/1987 The Presidential Scholars board selects the third class of high school seniors to receive the four-year Presidential Scholar awards. Professor Robert Talbott leads the selection committee. Recipients are listed.
487 Allnighter's Club
Marlow--Paul S. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:29, p.2
12/11/1987 President Curris and wife pose for Christmas portraits and reflect on cartoon.
488 University of Northern Iowa names Geadelmann new director of state relations
Public Relations News Release 1987:171, p.1
12/10/1987 The Board of Regents names Professor Patricia Geadelmann the director of state relations. Geadelmann maintains here rank as a faculty member of the department of physical education, and vice president of academic affairs.
489 Allnighter's Club
Marlow--Paul S. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:28, p.2
12/8/1987 Ducks of Prexy's Pond make another attack on President Curris by tampering with Christmas lights.
490 Happy holidays
Northern Iowan 84:28, p.16
12/8/1987 Crowd enjoys tree lighting.
491 'Outhouse Mafia' hits Curris' lawn
Hawes--Christine E. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 84:27, p.1
12/4/1987 Chuck Offenburger of the DMR delivers an outhouse to President Curris; photo.
492 Allnighter's Club
Northern Iowan 84:27, p.2
12/4/1987 Outhouse from Chuck Offenburger sits on President Curris' lawn.
493 Allnighter's Club
Marlow--Paul S. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:26, p.2
11/24/1987 President Curris continues negotiations with the ducks of Prexy's Pond.
494 Traditional Maucker Union tree lighting ceremony set Dec. 3 (Thursday)
Public Relations News Release 1987:153, p.1
11/23/1987 The annual tree lighting ceremony is held in Maucker Union, with performances from the Women's and Gospel Choirs, and a reading of the Christmas Story by Gretta Berghammer. Master of ceremonies is Drake Martin.
495 Allnighter's Club
Marlow--Paul S. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:25, p.2
11/20/1987 President Curris negotiates with the ducks of Prexy's Pond.
496 Deno; the legend lives on
Marlow--Paul S. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:23, p.2
11/13/1987 President Curris negotiates with the ducks of Prexy's Pond.
497 Deno; the legend lives on
Marlow--Paul S. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:22, p.2
11/10/1987 Features President Curris chatting with ISU president about tuition increases.
498 Top Duck
Marlow--Paul S. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:21, p.2
11/6/1987 Prexy's Pond ducks continue attacks on President Curris.
499 Girl Scouts to celebrate 75 years
Northern Iowan 84:19, p.16
10/30/1987 Description of celebration.
500 Top Duck
Marlow--Paul S. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:19, p.2
10/30/1987 Ducks of Prexy's Pond continue their attacks on President Curris.


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