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51 'The Japan Connection' to be explored April 12 & 17 in joint program at University of Northern Iowa and Center for Asian and Pacific Studies
Public Relations News Release 1989:455, p.1
3/6/1990 Professors Jonathan Lu, Ian Gladding, Ernest Raiklin, Dale Braynard, and Tom Rohlich participate in a joint forum between UNI and the University of Iowa on American business relations with Japanese companies.
52 Today's the day--or is it? Geography professor explores Christmas
Public Relations News Release 1989:316, p.1
12/21/1989 Professor Jonathan Lu instructs a course on the geography of the regions featured in biblical stories, with emphasis on regions pertaining to the Christmas story.
53 UNI geography department using new computer system
Northern Iowan 86:26, p.5
12/5/1989 Professor Chung talks about new GIS system.
54 Larger budget includes pay raises for faculty
Northern Iowan 85:58, p.1
6/16/1989 A look at specific parts of the budget; approve several administrative appointments.
55 Urban geographer to discuss nuclear power, interethnic minority conflict in two public lectures on Northern Iowa campus March 29-30.
Public Relations News Release 1988:360, p.1
3/20/1989 James Johnson will present "Interethnic Minority Conflict in Urban America: The Effects of Economic and Social Dislocation" and "Planning for Nuclear Power Plant Accidents: Some Neglected Spatial and Behavioral Considerations."
56 Geography week planned
Northern Iowan 85:23, p.1
11/15/1988 Schedule of programs.
57 Geography Dept. obtains ERDIS
Northern Iowan 85:12, p.6
10/7/1988 James Fryman talks about new computer program.
58 Regents reports; budget OK'd
Nielsen--Kris (Student--1988)
Northern Iowan 84:60, p.3
6/10/1988 Winston Burt will head Affirmative Action; David Else will head PLS; John Johnson will head History Department; Dhirendra Vajpeyi will head Political Science Department; Jonathon Lu will be acting head of Geography Department.
59 Nation's best geography dissertation award goes to UNI assistant professor
Public Relations News Release 1987:370, p.1
4/15/1988 Professor David W. May is given the Warren G. Nystrom Award at the Association of American Geographers Conference in Arizona. May was recognized for his dissertation on soil erosion and alluviation of the South Loup Valley.
60 Regional development issues symposium held in Maucker Union
Public Relations News Release 1987:335, p.1
3/31/1988 Experts from across Europe and the United States join for a regional development symposium held in Maucker Union. The event is sponsored by the Department of Geography, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, and the Office of International Studies.
61 Northern Iowa students may apply for $200 Janice M. Clark Memorial Scholarship
Public Relations News Release 1987:322, p.1
3/24/1988 Students of the Department of Geography are offered a two-hundred dollar scholarship in memory of Janice M. Clark. Applicants must have completed an upper level geography course, and hold a 3.0 grade point average.
62 Geography Week deserves publicity
Lu--Jonathan J. (Geography Faculty)
Northern Iowan 84:28, p.2
12/8/1987 Professor Lu is unhappy that the NI carried almost nothing about the week even though he sent them information.
63 What's up
Northern Iowan 84:24, p.7
11/17/1987 Meetings and activities.
64 What's Up
Northern Iowan 84:23, p.6
11/13/1987 Meetings and activities.
65 National Geography Awareness Week activities planned at Northern Iowa Nov. 15-21
Public Relations News Release 1987:128, p.1
11/9/1987 Professors Robert Clark and David May lead field trips on the cultural and geographic development of Iowa. Other activities include a forum of former geography students, and a slideshow presentation by Professor Jonathan Lu. Geography faculty are listed.
66 UNI to hold workshop for social studies educators
Public Relations News Release 1987:58, p.1
10/1/1987 The Department of Geography organizes a workshop for social studies instructors. The conference features six instructional kits presented by Professors Jonathan Lu, James Fryman, Roy Chung, Robert Clark, and David May.
67 Geography department creates map of Waterloo metro area
Northern Iowan 84:7, p.5
9/18/1987 Cartographic lab produces four-color map; photo.
68 Regents approve contracts, appointments for University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1987:41, p.1
9/17/1987 The Board of Regents approve plans to replace and destroy Power Plant No. 1, renovate Latham Hall, and appoint two acting administrators. Jonathan Lu was named head of the Department of Geography, and James Dittrich director of Maucker Union.
69 1987-1988 Geography Colloquium Series
Public Relations News Release 1987:34, p.1
9/11/1987 Professor John Hidore holds a presentation for the Geography Colloquium Series. Hidore is awarded with an Achievement Award at the Alumni Association's Heritage Honors Banquet.
70 Cartography map helps Iowans understand neighbors
Northern Iowa Today 15:3, p.8
7/1/1987 Geography class creates Comparative Atlas of Urban Iowa.
71 Excavations in Cyprus topic for UNI Geography Colloquium
Public Relations News Release 1987:298, p.1
4/3/1987 Professor Charles Adelman discusses the discovery of fortifications dating to the Bronze Age excavated in Sinda, Cyprus.
72 Janice M. Clark Memorial Scholarship
Public Relations News Release 1987:271, p.1
3/16/1987 Students demonstrating skill in rural planning and land use analysis with a grand point average of at least 3.0 may apply for the two-hundred dollar Janice M. Clark Scholarship.
73 Spring UNI course to examine development of Western European cities
Public Relations News Release 1986:150, p.1
1/5/1987 Professor C. Murray Austin instructed a course on the development of urban structures in Western Europe. The course covered history, politics, and population dynamics of European societies. The course was held in Sabin Hall.
74 Social Studies educators workshop Oct. 27 at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1987:76, p.1
10/22/1986 A workshop for Social Studies teachers was held on campus, sponsored by the Department of Geography. The workshop consisted of six sessions with faculty speakers who lectured on global development, geography, developmental education, and Iowa's climate.
75 Final UNI geography colloquium for year April 30 at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1986:380, p.1
4/22/1986 Dr. C. Murray Austin will present on "Public Policy and the Urban Landscape: A Comparative Analytic Framework".
76 Geography dept. helps make map
Northern Iowan 82:48, p.8
4/8/1986 Will make new street map of Waterloo and Cedar Falls.
77 UNI geography colloquium to discuss regional planning emphasis
Public Relations News Release 1986:266, p.1
2/18/1986 Honey, an associate professor at the U of I will discuss "Applied Spatial Analysis: Regional Planning in Jordan;" he will also discuss the political situation in the Middle East to a UNI "Foreign Area".
78 Nijim to speak about China at UNI Nov. 20
Public Relations News Release 1985:145, p.1
11/13/1985 Nijim recently visited China with his family and while there he taught classes and gave presentations; his specific topic for this presentation is "The People's Republic of China: Reflections of a Novice."
79 Research trends in economics to be discussed at UNI Nov. 6
Public Relations News Release 1985:127, p.1
11/1/1985 Their talk will be the third in a series of presentations as part of the Dept of Geography Colloquium Series; date/time given.
80 What's Up
Northern Iowan 82:14, p.8
10/22/1985 Meetings and activities.
81 Research Trends in History, Political Science to be Discussed at UNI Oct. 23.
Public Relations News Release 1985:87, p.1
10/17/1985 Dr. Donna Maier and Dr. Al Hays will talk about trends in history and political science as part of the colloquium series.
82 Untitled
Northern Iowan 82:11, p.5
10/8/1985 Professor Austin will present paper on European geography.
83 60 Area Social Studies Teachers Expected For UNI Conference Monday (Oct. 14)
Public Relations News Release 1985:63, p.1
10/3/1985 Social Study teachers will find six different topics at the workshop, where the teachers will work through new instructional kits.
84 What's Up
Northern Iowan 82:7, p.6
9/24/1985 Meetings and activities.
85 Nebraska's South Loup Valley Topic of Geography at UNI Wednesday (Sept. 11)
Public Relations News Release 1985:24, p.1
9/6/1985 A discussion about the soil conditions of the South loup Valley in Nebraska will take place in the Department of Geography Colioquium Series.
86 Local atlas a useful project
Alumnus 70:1, p.6
4/1/1985 Professor James Fryman's class produces Waterloo-Cedar Falls atlas; photo.
87 Class makes area atlas
Northern Iowan 81:26, p.8
12/11/1984 Geography class, led by James Fryman, makes an atlas of the area of Cedar Falls/Waterloo; atlas includes information on crime, population, and voting, as well as economic and housing patterns; photo.
88 Students make area map
Mellecker--Brent E. (Class of 1984)
Northern Iowan 81:12, p.8
10/12/1984 Geography students create a map of Cedar Falls and Waterloo that shows economic, population, crime zones, and voting patterns.
89 Geography colloquium
Northern Iowan 80:52, p.8
4/17/1984 Shu-Ren Nie will speak on geography of China.
90 Romanian literature discussed
Northern Iowan 80:50, p.12
4/10/1984 Marcel Pop-Cornis delivers lecture.
91 Geography colloquium
Northern Iowan 80:48, p.9
4/3/1984 Marcel Pop-Cornis will speak on Romanian cultural geography.
92 China Seminar Series to begin this week
Northern Iowan 80:44, p.3
3/20/1984 Department of Geography will sponsor series; schedule.
93 Japanese work ethic evaluated
Northern Iowan 80:43, p.7
3/9/1984 Katsuyuki Ohbayashi talks at length about Japanese business culture.
94 Geography colloquium
Northern Iowan 80:42, p.6
3/6/1984 Will hear about Japanese corporate culture.
95 Geography colloquium
Northern Iowan 79:50, p.9
4/19/1983 Michael Suleiman will speak.
96 What's up
Northern Iowan 79:46, p.5
4/5/1983 Meetings and activities; Joe Wujak will speak; Student Social Association Anorexia/Bulimia Stupport Group; Students for Responsible Prices.
97 Geography Colloquium
Northern Iowan 79:45, p.5
4/1/1983 Jon McNamee will speak.
98 Religious meaning leads to U.S. support
Northern Iowan 79:41, p.4
3/8/1983 Excerpts from remarks by H. S. Haddad.
99 What's up
Northern Iowan 79:39, p.4
3/1/1983 Meetings and activities; Art Association; Leadership and Development Series; UPB Arts and Crafts Committee.
100 Geography Colloquium
Northern Iowan 79:38, p.7
2/25/1983 H. S. Haddad will lecture on Middle East.


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