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Day--George F. (English Faculty)

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1 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
9/5/2006 "Two American Poets" is the first of five courses being offered through Lifelong University.
2 UNI Lifelong University announces fall 2006 courses
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
8/30/2006 The University of Northern Iowa's Lifelong University has introduced four courses for fall 2006.
3 UNI Lifelong University announces fall 2006 courses
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
6/26/2006 Class topics include poets, the Holocaust, South America, natural science, and Americanism.
4 Silent scandal victim deserves notice
Day--George F. (English Faculty)
Northern Iowan 95:9, p.7
9/29/1998 Emeritus professor thanks editorial staff for writing about the silent victim in the White House sex scandal, Chelsea Clinton, in the September 15 editorial.
5 Presidential Symposium continues search for the "Qualities of an Educated Person"
Campus News Network 7:16, p.1
4/7/1997 Civic and business leaders with the UNI community will gather at first Presidential Symposium April 9-10 to discuss qualities of an educated person.
6 Awards/honors/service: George F. Day
Campus News Network 5:10, p.Insert 2
1/30/1995 George F. Day presented the Wylder Award.
7 Presentations/lectures/exhibitions: George F. Day
Campus News Network 5:10, p.Insert 1
1/30/1995 Professor George F. Day presented a paper at the Western Literature Association.
8 Profile: the retirement "Class of '93-'94"
Campus News Network 4:18, p.3
5/9/1994 Profile of this year's retiring employees; photo.
9 Assignment UNI
Public Relations News Release 1992:628, p.1
5/10/1993 Activities at UNI listed for May 13-May 16. Speakers include: Elliot Norse and David Pimentel.
10 Robert J. Ward
Campus News Network 3:16, p.6
4/19/1993 Receives grant to organize series of lectures including one by Professor George Day.
11 Spring Hearst Lecture Series focuses on Midwestern life and literature
Public Relations News Release 1992:298, p.1
1/25/1993 UNI scholars to present during spring Hearst lectures.
12 There's something in the air in the windy city
Public Relations News Release 1992:221, p.1
11/30/1992 George Day tells of the high number of authors from or influenced by Chicago.
13 "Studies in Literary Chicago" to be special course offering fall semester at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1992:3, p.1
8/17/1992 George Day will teach a special course on the literary background of Chicago.
14 Reception Thursday (October 11) to celebrate 10th anniversary of Reninger lecture/student as critic connection at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1990:111, p.1
10/10/1990 Tenth anniversary of Reninger Lecture to be celebrated. Kurt Vonnegut, Margaret Atwood, and William Kennedy are former speakers.
15 Writing conference is today
Northern Iowan 85:49, p.5
4/7/1989 Schedule for the Student as Critic Conference.
16 Interrelationship of writing to all academic disciplines, variety of other topics to be featured in Northern Iowa's annual 'Student as Critic.'
Public Relations News Release 1988:386, p.1
4/3/1989 The Conference focuses on critical writing and thinking. Best selling novelist Kurt Vonnegut will be the topic of several programs. List of conference sessions and who presenting.
17 Nebraska state poet to headline 'Student as Critic Conference' at University of Northern Iowa Friday (April 8)
Public Relations News Release 1987:342, p.1
4/4/1988 Nebraskan poet, William Kloefkorn, acts as keynote speaker for the eighth Iowa Student as Critic Conference. Kloefkorn will speak for the Reninger Memorial Lecture Series in the Commons Ballroom, and in the Education Center with Professor George Day.
18 Public sessions part of Northern Iowa conference on critical thinking and writing
Public Relations News Release 1987:343, p.1
4/4/1988 Professors Robert Ward, Daniel Cahill, and George Day hold presentations for the Student as Critic Conference, sponsored by the Department of English Language and Literature. Other speakers include Allan Carpenter, and William Kloefkorn.
19 Buffalo Bill's birthday: Killer of 4,000 buffalo born in Scott County
Public Relations News Release 1987:273, p.1
2/18/1988 Professor George Day speaks on the myths and legends of William "Buffalo Bill" Cody to celebrate the frontiersman's birthday.
20 UNI English professor helps edit western American literature book
Northern Iowan 84:11, p.14
10/2/1987 George Day is section editor.
21 UNI's George Day brings early settlers, cowboys and Indians, mountain men alive as co-editor of literary history of American West
Public Relations News Release 1987:375, p.1
5/18/1987 Professors George Day and Robert Gish examine literary trends of the Midwest in "A Literary History of the American West". Day and Gish discuss how the challenges in the lives of Americans are reflected in fiction, poetry, and drama.
22 Criticism to be offered at writing conference
Murphy--Patrick S. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 83:42, p.14
3/3/1987 Faculty talk about the highlights of the Student as Critic Conference.
23 Workshops to develop critical thinking, reading, writing skills featured at Iowa student as critic conference at UNI April 11
Public Relations News Release 1986:320, p.1
3/24/1986 There will be sixteen workshops with a number of different topics offered at the sixth annual conference; all but five of the workshops are taught by UNI professors; evening activities include a reception, a lecture, and an awards ceremony.
24 Regents approve professional development leaves for 20 UNI faculty
Public Relations News Release 1986:203, p.1
1/15/1986 Leaves were approved for the 1986-1987 school year; six leaves are for the fall, eight for the spring and six for the entire year; list of those taking a leave.
25 Hearst garden proposed
Public Relations News Release 70:4, p.6
1/1/1986 Professor Day makes suggestion for site of former Administration Building; photo.
26 James Hearst memorial advocated
Northern Iowan 82:20, p.7
11/12/1985 George Day and Harley McIlrath promote the idea of a garden in the space formerly occupied by the Old Administration Building.
27 English professors to attend conference
VerMulm--Lisa Joy (Class of 1987)
Northern Iowan 82:14, p.14
10/22/1985 Professors Gish and Day will present papers at the Western Literature Association meeting.
28 Conference activities scheduled
Northern Iowan 81:49, p.11
4/12/1985 Schedule for Student as Critic Conference.
29 Letter to the editor
Day--George F. (English Faculty)
Northern Iowan 81:6, p.2
9/21/1984 Destruction of Old Ad brings Bess Streeter Aldrich's Miss Bishop to mind for Professor Day.
30 Charlene Eblen, Barb Lounsberry, George Day
UNI Century 12:3, p.7
6/1/1984 Present paper on Peter Elbow in New York City.
31 History of critic conference traced
Benning--Carol (Student--1984)
Northern Iowan 80:49, p.15
4/6/1984 History of the Student as Critic Conference at UNI.
32 Day completes term as president of WLA
Alumnus 67:4, p.10
1/1/1984 Professor George Day was president of three hundred member group.
33 Art Center features UNI faculty
Northern Iowan 80:16, p.14
10/25/1983 Will feature presentations and work by faculty at Waterloo Center.
34 Western literature discussion held
Benning--Carol (Student--1984)
Northern Iowan 80:14, p.13
10/18/1983 Highlights of the conference.
35 Western Literature conference held
Northern Iowan 80:11, p.6
10/4/1983 Several UNI staff will participate in conference.
36 Day to speak
Northern Iowan 79:24, p.8
12/3/1982 George Day will speak on views of the American frontier.
37 Workshops to be held on film and TV criticism
Northern Iowan 78:43, p.15
3/26/1982 Highlights of the upcoming Student as Critic conference.
38 Essay winners announced
Northern Iowan 77:52, p.13
5/1/1981 Highlights of Student as Critic Conference.
39 UNI professor Day to participate in willa cather conference
Public Relations News Release 1980:545, p.1
4/28/1981 Professor George Day will present at the Willa Cather Spring Conference in Red Could, Nebraska.
40 Local students to participate in UNI student as critic conference
Public Relations News Release 1980:535, p.1
4/23/1981 High school students from across Iowa will have a chance to discuss their own essays in the Iowa Student as Critic Essay Competition. List of students.
41 UNI sponsors Iowa student as critic conference & essay competition
Public Relations News Release 1980:330, p.1
1/23/1981 UNI will host a statewide essay competition for high school and college students.
42 UNI events class to cover noble novelists
Public Relations News Release 1980:36, p.1
8/26/1980 A discussion class, 'Popular Literature: America's Nobel Prize Novelists' will be focused on six Nobel Prize novelists and will be offered as a night class.
43 English Language and Literature
Old Gold 0:0, p.32
6/1/1979 English Language & Literature includes areas of study in Linguistics, Teaching English as a Foreign Language, American Studies & Journalism.
44 UNI: home of the arts
Northern Iowan 75:15, p.4
10/24/1978 Grand Opening of the Gallery of Art features de Kooning exhibition; photo.
45 Historical fiction
Northern Iowan 73:42, p.1
3/1/1977 Professor Day will speak.
46 Evening English courses are a community service
Northern Iowan 73:28, p.5
12/14/1976 English Department will offer ten evening classes; brief description of the classes.
47 Lectures
Northern Iowan 73:1, p.8
8/31/1976 Phi Alpha Theta series announced.
48 Regents approve leaves; 15 faculty granted
Northern Iowan 72:45, p.3
3/23/1976 List of faculty and their projects.
49 Day elected
Northern Iowan 72:28, p.1
12/12/1975 Professor Day elected to board of Western American Literature Association.
50 Radio course offered
Northern Iowan 72:1, p.9
8/29/1975 Professor Day offers course on American poets over KUNI.


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