IndexUNI: Database of University Articles

Curtis--Dwight K. (Laboratory School Faculty)

Displaying 1 - 50 of 131
Title Date Summary
1 Administrative changes and departmental reorganization
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.311
7/1/1995 Detailed look at the break-up of the old, large departments into smaller, more discrete units; list of those who headed the old and new departments; photo.
2 Capital improvements, 1950-1970
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.333
7/1/1995 A survey of new and renovated classroom, administrative, dormitory, and service buildings; new art on campus; the Lechay painting; the NAR; photo.
3 Curriculum and related matters, 1940-1950
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.132
7/1/1995 Detailed coverage of curriculum change, especially the movement to reformulate general education.
4 Graduate work at the Teachers College
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.185
7/1/1995 The College establishes the framework for graduate study; photo.
5 Regents approve transactions
Northern Iowan 70:3, p.4
9/21/1973 Architectural services for UNI-CUE; purchase house from Anna Curtis; replace library roof.
6 Ross Nielsen named director of Price Laboratory School
College Eye 56:31, p.1
5/18/1962 Professor Nielsen will fill vacancy left by death of Dwight Curtis; Guy Wagner has been interim head.
7 NAST honors Dr. Dwight Curtis posthumously
College Eye 52:21, p.4
3/3/1961 Receives award for distinguished service.
8 Curtis honored at Student Teaching convention
Public Relations News Release 1960:234, p.1
2/27/1961 The Association for Student Teaching recognizes the work of the late Professor Dwight K. Curtis at their annual convention in Chicago. Professor Thomas D. Horn confers the award.
9 Curtis honored for distinguished service
Public Relations News Release 1960:233, p.1
2/24/1961 Professor Thomas D. Horn honors the late Professor Dwight K. Curtis at the National Association of Student Teaching annual convention in Chicago. Curtis was director of the Price Laboratory School and head of the department of teaching.
10 Posthumous award to Dr. Curtis
Alumnus 46:1, p.8
2/1/1961 National Association for Student Teaching honors Dr. Curtis.
11 ISTC round-up for 1960
Public Relations News Release 1960:169, p.1
12/28/1960 Among the year's decisions by the Board of Regents are the movement of a non-teaching liberal arts program request to legislature, the integration of non-commerical KTCF programming, and the placement of new department heads.
12 Dr. Wagner is temporary Teaching Department head
Alumnus 45:4, p.6
12/1/1960 Professor Guy Wagner succeeds Professor Curtis.
13 Teaching Department head, Dr. Curtis, dies at 54
Alumnus 45:4, p.6
12/1/1960 Died September 21, 1960; photo.
14 Curtis memorial fund set up
College Eye 52:6, p.4
10/21/1960 In memory of Dwight Curtis, who died September 21.
15 Dr. Guy Wagner appointed temporary teaching head
College Eye 52:4, p.1
10/7/1960 Will replace Dwight Curtis.
16 Wagner to direct Laboratory School
Public Relations News Release 1960:49, p.1
9/30/1960 Professor Guy Wagner is appointed head of the department of teaching and director of Price Laboratory School with the death of Professor Dwight Curtis. Wagner takes the responsibilities of his new office in addition to those of head of the curriculum lab.
17 Curtis memorial planned
Public Relations News Release 1960:38, p.1
9/26/1960 The Iowa State Teachers College Foundation accumulates funds for a permanent memorial for the late Professor Dwight Curtis. Curtis was the director of the Price Laboratory School, as well as the department of teaching since 1945.
18 Dr. Dwight Curtis dies of coronary occlusion Wed.
College Eye 52:2, p.1
9/23/1960 Died September 21, 1960; had been head of PLS since 1945.
19 Professor Dwight K. Curtis dies of coronary occlusion
Public Relations News Release 1960:34, p.1
9/22/1960 Professor Dwight K. Curtis, director of the Price Laboratory School, dies of coronary occlusion after arriving at Sartori Hospital. Curtis was head of the department of teaching, and president of the Association of Student Teaching.
20 Teaching Department has Eight Student Teacher Centers
Northern Iowan 0:0, p.107
6/1/1960 The Teaching Department has five training schools that arrange for student teachers to learn on site. A new one added to the list was the Iowa Braille and Sight Saving School in Vinton.
21 Faculty Pen; Price Laboratory School advances teacher education
Curtis--Dwight K. (Laboratory School Faculty)
College Eye 51:19, p.3
2/19/1960 Discusses the benefit of the Price Laboratory School in teacher education.
22 Music workshop starts today
College Eye 51:2, p.7
9/25/1959 Hosting third annual music workshop.
23 Teaching Department Conducts Electronics Seminar
Old Gold 0:0, p.113
6/1/1959 The Electronics Seminar for physical science, which was an experiment, was conducted; the Iowa Braille and Sight Saving School at Vinton was an added student teaching center; photo.
24 TC Campus School dedicated in honor of Dr. Malcolm Price
College Eye 50:21, p.1
2/27/1959 Dedication to be held March 23, 1959.
25 Center for one of largest student teaching programs in the country
Alumnus 44:1, p.10
2/1/1959 Description of new facilities and teacher education program; photo.
26 Symphony Orchestra
Old Gold 0:0, p.142
6/1/1958 Description of the orchestra along with a photo located at the bottom of the page; photo.
27 Teaching Begins Education Experiments
Old Gold 0:0, p.113
6/1/1958 New experiments conducted by the Teaching Department, such as Spanish for elementary students and a new math program for the junior and senior high schools; photos.
28 New student teachers leave as 89 return to college life
Madden--Kathryn (Joan) (Student--1957)
College Eye 49:10, p.7
11/15/1957 Dwight Curtis talks about living conditions for student teachers and the duties of student teaching coordinators.
29 Department of Teaching
Old Gold 0:0, p.55
6/1/1957 The Teaching Department established new off-campus teaching centers this year for future use; in the fall of '57, a field house addition to the laboratory school building is expected to be completed; photo.
30 Kappa Delta Phi Hears Guest Speakers
Old Gold 0:0, p.208
6/1/1957 Kappa Delta Phi is a national honorary fraternity in education open to juniors, seniors, and graduate students; guest speakers included: President J. W. Maucker, Dwight Curtis, Herbert Silvey, Philip Jennings, Daryl Pendergraft, and Marshall Beard; photo.
31 Teachers learn of responsibilities at Chicago meet
College Eye 47:19, p.1
2/17/1956 Professors Curtis and Moon are officers of the association.
32 Teaching Supervises Student Teachers
Old Gold 0:0, p.93
6/1/1955 Description of the role that the teaching department takes during the training of new teachers. Also, there are photos of the faculty and locations of the schools where the students are trained; photos.
33 Curtis and Moon go to Drake
College Eye 46:30, p.8
5/13/1955 For student teaching conference.
34 Curtis to head national group
Alumnus 39:2, p.3
5/1/1955 Professor Curtis chosen national president of Association for Student Teaching.
35 Hult, Curtis attend ICBE conference
College Eye 46:19, p.6
36 Dr. Curtis leads discussion group
College Eye 46:13, p.2
12/17/1954 At social studies conference.
37 Publish book by Dr. Curtis
College Eye 46:8, p.6
10/29/1954 On student teaching.
38 Teaching
Old Gold 0:0, p.246
6/1/1954 List of teaching faculty; photo.
39 Students and faculty confer throughout USA
College Eye 45:19, p.1
2/12/1954 Many faculty and students are travelling to other cities for conferences.
40 Campus School students plan full scale move this month
Andersen--Kenneth E. (Student 1953)
College Eye 44:41, p.1
8/7/1953 Lengthy description of move of elementary students to new building; photo.
41 Graduate council
Old Gold 0:0, p.64
6/1/1953 The Graduate Council makes decisions regarding policies relating to the functioning of the new graduate program; photo.
42 Teaching
Old Gold 0:0, p.63
6/1/1953 The Department of Teaching utilizes six area schools for purposes of student teaching and other experience; photo.
43 Educators and lay leaders attend third annual school P/R workshop
Alumnus 36:3, p.2
9/1/1952 One hundred attend conference; photo.
44 Teaching
Old Gold 0:0, p.162
6/1/1952 Brief description of the department with photos of the faculty and of students in a classroom; photo.
45 Dr. Dwight Curtis speaks in Alabama
College Eye 43:24, p.7
4/4/1952 Serves as consultant to Air Force.
46 Campus school mourns death of instructor Mary Caldwell
College Eye 43:23, p.7
3/28/1952 Mary Pickett Caldwell died March 21, 1952, in her Campus School office.
47 Dwight Curtis, director of student teaching, will deliver a graduation address at Maxwell Air Force base, Alabama, April 4
Public Relations News Release 1952:494, p.1
3/25/1952 Curtis will address graduating class 52-B of the Academic Instructor course. The class will consist of approximately 120 officers, airmen, and civilians. Plans call for Curtis to serve as a consultant to the instructional program of the Air university.
48 Curtis authors magazine article
College Eye 43:22, p.5
3/21/1952 Dwight Curtis writes about improving teacher laboratory experiences.
49 Mary Pickett Caldwell, 63, assistant professor of teaching, died Friday morning in her office at the college Campus School
Public Relations News Release 1952:506, p.1
3/21/1952 Attending physician said the cause of death was a cerebral hemorrhage. Caldwell joing the staff in 1922 as a critic of teaching. She received a kindergarten diploma in 1910, a critic certificate in 1918 and a bachelor of arts degree in 1919.
50 In the January issue of "Education" appears an article co-authored by Dwight Curtis entitled "The Fredonia Workshop in Teacher Education"
Public Relations News Release 1952:405, p.1
2/25/1952 The article discusses the 1951 workshop of the Association for Student Teaching, held in Fredonia, New York last August. Curtis, director of student teaching and the workshop director, collaborated with Allen Patterson, Lock Haven, Pa., in preparing the a


Questions about this service?

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


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