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Department of Design--Family and Consumer Sciences

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1 State of aging in Iowa to be discussed at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2011:193, p.1
2/28/2012 The Iowa Department of Aging director, Donna Harvey, will talk at UNI about the future of older people in Iowa.
2 Academic spotlight, interior design; sustainability and interior design at UNI
Northern Iowa Today 94:2, p.12
4/1/2011 Classes focus on green design and sustainability; include certification; photo.
3 School of Applied Human Sciences recently established
Makinster--Jordan Michael (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:3, p.1
9/3/2010 Merging the Department of Design, Textiles, Gerontology and Family Studies with Mental Health and School Counseling Program has created the new school. Howard Barnes has been named director; photo.
4 UNI student wins first place in regional Sub-Zero and Wolf Kitchen Design Contest
Public Relations News Release 2009:289, p.1
2/19/2010 Stephanie McEnaney, a junior interior design major from Calmar, will attend the Integrated Column launch party in Kansas City with an elite group of professionals and other winners.
5 Eshbaugh named to UNI Davis Professorship in gerontology
Public Relations News Release 2009:275, p.1
2/12/2010 Howard Barnes, recentlly announced the appointment of Elaine Eshbaugh to the Davis Professorship, which recognizes the contributions that Eshbaugh has made to the program and anticipated future contributions and leadership in gerontology education.
6 Strayer-Wood Theatre to present Tony Award-winning work
Public Relations News Release 2009:127, p.1
10/23/2009 The Strayer-Wood Theatre will present the political drama "The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum of Charenton Under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade," by Peter Weiss. Cast and faculty listed.
7 UNI to host presentation on cross-cultural sexuality
Public Relations News Release 2009:48, p.1
9/14/2009 Sexual attitudes, practices and behaviors and how they vary by culture, will be the focus of a lecture presented by Janell Carroll, a prominent national speaker, sexologist and author. The lecture is called "Sex Around the World."
8 UNI Museums will host Family Fun Day, Sept. 19
Public Relations News Release 2009:38, p.1
9/9/2009 In cooperation with The Cat Chow Project, participants will create cat masks with New York artist Cat Chow, explore the museum with a scavenger hunt, touch real fur and view photographs from the current exhibit, "Images of the Irreplaceable Wild."
9 UNI Gallery of Art to present 'Love Me or Die'
Public Relations News Release 2009:3, p.1
8/14/2009 The exhibition features the work of contemporary artist Cat Chow, an award-winning Asian-American artist, living and working in Brooklyn, N. Y. Chow is the 2003 recipient of the prestigious Louis Comfort Tiffany award.
10 UNI hosts 2009 Interior Design summer camp
Public Relations News Release 2008:574, p.1
6/11/2009 "Students will be exposed to current concepts in interior design like sustainable or 'green' design and universal design--the design of environments accessible by all." Students will engage in hands-on exercises within an interior design studio.
11 University Book & Supply recognizes excellence in non-tenured faculty
Public Relations News Release 2008:473, p.1
4/16/2009 Five non-tenured faculty members will be honored this spring with the UBS Outstanding Teaching Award. The award, recognizes outstanding teaching skills and contributions to their profession by faculty who have not yet been tenured. Faculty members listed.
12 UNI emeritus professor, Mary Franken, receives national outstanding achievement award
Public Relations News Release 2008:170, p.1
10/23/2008 Was honored with the prestigious Florence Faligatter Alumni Award for outstanding achievement in family and consumer science. The award presented during the society's 100 Anniversary Conclave in Minneapolis, also recognized her as a 50-year member.
13 New Kelley pastel to honor 100 years for UNI Design, Textiles, Gerontology & Family Studies
Public Relations News Release 2007:636, p.1
4/25/2008 A new pastel by renowned Cedar Falls artist and UNI alumnus, Gary Kelley, will be unveiled in the Great Reading Room in Seerley Hall.
14 No support on campus for V-Week
Northern Iowan 102:36, p.8
2/10/2006 Stacy Wilson believes there should be more support for on-campus events like V-Week.
15 Thursday, Dec. 1
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.2
11/21/2005 "Celebrate the Seasons" will take place; naming ceremony for the "Josephine J. Megivern Historic Costume Collection" will be held.
16 Board of Regents to meet June 13 and 14
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
6/9/2005 Schedule of topics that will be discussed at the meeting.
17 UNI to host satellite series on bullying
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
11/19/2004 "What's a Parent to Do" will be shown in two parts in Schindler Education Center on November 30 and December 1; is part of a series about helping children resist bullying.
18 UNI family services major receives national approval
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
7/9/2004 National Council on Family Relations approves UNI's family services major.
19 UNI to present Textile and Apparel Design Expo, 'Redefinition'
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
3/29/2004 "Redefinition" will be presented Saturday, April 3.
20 University of Northern Iowa to host satellite series about cultural perspectives on parenting
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
11/10/2003 UNI to host site for Iowa State University Extension's satellite series on parenting and cultural differences.
21 UNI Design, Family, and Consumer Sciences students awarded scholarships
Public Relations News Release 2002:503, p.1
4/30/2003 The winners are listed.
22 Fashion finds home on UNI runway
Takatsuka--Kai (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 99:48, p.13
4/8/2003 UNI Textiles and Apparel program will present style show entitled, "Catwalk XI"; photo.
23 UNI Textile and Apparel program presents 11th annual spring runway show
Public Relations News Release 2002:441, p.1
4/4/2003 Style show will be presented on April 12; global trends will be theme; students involved are listed.
24 UNI partners with DMACC to address critical Iowa need
Public Relations News Release 2002:213, p.1
11/19/2002 UNI and DMACC partner to offer the only gerontology bachelor's degree program in Iowa.
25 Iowa's population ages, new major is born
Szeszycki--Emily (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 99:5, p.4
9/17/2002 The new Gerontology major is intended to prepare educated professionals who will help Iowa's large elderly population.
26 UNI answers need for elder care
Public Relations News Release 2001:103, p.1
5/8/2002 The Board of Regents has given its permission for UNI to begin offerring a major of gerontology in the fall of 2002.
27 Gerontology could be next major at UNI
Szeszycki--Emily (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:48, p.3
4/9/2002 The study of aging and its associated problems has been proposed as a new major at UNI.
28 UNI answers need for elder care
Public Relations News Release 2001:361, p.1
3/15/2002 The Iowa Board of Regents has given UNI permission to offer a major in gerontology, since Iowa's elder population has been on the rise.
29 CORRECTION: UNI answers need for elder care
Public Relations News Release 2001:362, p.1
3/13/2002 In April, the Iowa Board of Regents will consider UNI's proposal to offer a major in gerontology.
30 Textile students take business angle
Hammitt-- Katie Ruth (Class of 2005)
Northern Iowan 98:20, p.11
11/9/2001 National Science Foundation grant helped to pay for a new textiles lab in Latham Hall; photo.
31 Interior design seniors showcase their success
Taylor--Megan E. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 98:16, p.10
10/26/2001 Interior design seniors share their portfolios with the UNI community; photo.
32 TAAP's dancing
Northern Iowan 97:54, p.1
4/24/2001 National Science Foundation grant allows the Textile and Apparel Program to bring in new lab equipment.
33 Grant to UNI will encourage women to pursue research
Public Relations News Release 2000:358, p.1
4/10/2001 The National Science Foundation has provided $250,000 for a new laboratory to evaluate textile materials; women are encouraged to participate in the laboratory.
34 Goodness and graciousness
Grimes--Vicki King (Public Relations Staff)
Northern Iowa Today 84:2, p.16
7/1/2000 Profile of Department of Design, Family and Consumer Sciences faculty member Hattie Middleton.
35 Textiles program gets boost
Campus News Network 10:14, p.3
3/6/2000 Textiles and Apparel Program received $260,000 matching grant from the National Science Foundation.
36 University of Northern Iowa's textiles program gets boost from grant
Public Relations News Release 1999:278, p.1
2/28/2000 Textile and Apparel Program at UNI recently received $260,000 grant.
37 U4ia gift puts UNI in select group
Northern Iowa Today 28:1, p.5
9/1/1999 Company donates $2.3 million in software.
38 Design, Family and Consumer Sciences receives largest corporate gift to UNI
Campus News Network 9:21, p.1
7/6/1999 Computer Designs, Inc., gave UNI software valued at over $2.3 million for use in department; photo.
39 Largest corporate gift to the University of Northern Iowa Foundation presented Thursday, June 24
Public Relations News Release 1998:428, p.1
6/24/1999 UNI will receive corporate gift of software totaling $2.3 million.
40 Largest corporate gift to the University of Northern Iowa Foundation to be presented Thursday, June 24
Public Relations News Release 1998:426, p.1
6/23/1999 Textiles and Apparel Program will receive $2.3 million software program. Remarks at the June 24 presentation to be made by President Koob, James Chadney, Howard Barnes, and Nan Frazee-Byington.
41 TAPP Expo showcases unique designs, talents
Northern Iowan 94:51, p.9
4/17/1998 Textiles and Apparel Program (TAPP) students will showcase their designs at the TAPP Expo Saturday; photo.
42 New department heads named
Campus News Network 8:2, p.1
9/2/1997 Mary Jane Sheffet, Howard Barnes, Jeffrey Copeland, and Betty Deberg named Head of their departments; Bob Muffoletto named Acting Head, and Wendell McConnaha is director of Lab School; photo.
43 New academic department heads welcome new school year
Northern Iowa Today 26:1, p.4
9/1/1997 Biographical profiles of Professors Mary Jane Sheffet, Howard Barnes, Jeffrey Copeland, Betty DeBerg, Robert Muffoletto, and Wendell McConnaha; photo.
44 New department heads begin work this fall at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1997:9, p.1
8/27/1997 New academic department heads: Mary Jane Sheffet, Howard Barnes, Jeffrey Copeland, Betty DeBerg, Bob Muffoletto, and Wendell McConnaha. Includes brief profile of each new department head.
45 "Virtual High" to highlight tapp expo V at University of Northern Iowa Saturday, April 19
Public Relations News Release 1996:357, p.1
4/15/1997 The fashion show "Virtual High" will be hosted by Department of Design, Family and Consumer Sciences.
46 Faculty profile: experiencing the world
Culpepper--Gwenne C. Holmes (Compliance and Equity Staff)
Northern Iowa Today 80:2, p.14
1/1/1997 Biographical profile of Professor Melba Widmer; photo.
47 Phi Upsilon Omicron inducts new members
Northern Iowan 92:16, p.3
10/20/1995 Beta Nu chapter of national honor society inducts seven new members.
48 University of Northern Iowa Department of Design, Family and Consumer Science selects four scholarship recipients.
Public Relations News Release 1994:409, p.1
4/21/1995 Four scholarship winners announced by Department of Design, Family and Consumer Science at UNI.
49 What's up
Northern Iowan 91:55, p.5
4/21/1995 Meetings, activities planned; Department of Design, Family and Consumer Sciences will honor senior and Leighty Award recipients.
50 Profile: Hattie Middleton
Culpepper--Gwenne C. Holmes (Compliance and Equity Staff)
Campus News Network 5:3, p.3
10/3/1994 Profile of Design, Family and Consumer Sciences Professor Hattie Middleton; photo.


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