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Department of Science

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1 UNI offers science summer camps for middle school and high school students
Public Relations News Release 2009:431, p.1
4/28/2010 Budding scientists will have an opportunity to satisfy their intellectual curiosity on topics ranging from robotics to astronomy to crime fighting with biotechnology at several summer science camps.
2 Institutional evaluation and administrative change
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.17
7/1/1995 The college receives accreditation from the North Central Association; President Latham organizes publicity, research, alumni services, and placement; institution of the Faculty Senate and changes in faculty governance; the role of religion; photo.
3 Scholarships made available for graduate students
Public Relations News Release 1989:509, p.1
3/30/1990 The C. W. Lantz Summer Awards are offered to students of natural science who have been admitted to graduate study with degree status. The scholarships are provided by Professor C. W. Lantz, former head of the Department of Science.
4 Students encouraged to apply for variety of natural science scholarships
Public Relations News Release 1987:254, p.1
3/11/1987 The College of Natural Science offers a series of scholarships in honor of Cyrus W. Lantz, former head of the Department of Science. Applicants must have been admitted to graduate study, and carry a course load between five and eight credits.
5 Astronomy teaching conference to feature lecture by Ohio State professor Nov. 3
Public Relations News Release 1987:89, p.1
11/3/1986 Professor George Collins delivered a lecture in Lantz Auditorium in McCollum Science Hall, where he spoke on recent findings in the field of astronomy. Collins discussed quasars, black holes, and other objects believed to be at the edge of the universe.
6 What's up
Northern Iowan 78:39, p.7
3/2/1982 Meetings and activities; International Women's Day.
7 What's up
Northern Iowan 78:24, p.6
12/4/1981 Meetings and activities; Southern Illinois University Law School Representative; Ukranian Egg Creation mini-course; Mesa Espanola; Seminar in Religion Panel Discussion; Vocational Rehabilitation questionnaire.
8 What's up
Northern Iowan 78:23, p.4
11/24/1981 Meetings and activities; Mesa Espanola; Southern Illinois University Law School Representative.
9 What's up
Northern Iowan 77:52, p.7
5/1/1981 Meetings and activities; UNI Secretaries.
10 What's up
Northern Iowan 77:48, p.5
4/17/1981 Meetings and activities; UNI Secretaries.
11 What's up
Northern Iowan 77:40, p.4
3/10/1981 Meetings and activities.
12 What's up
Northern Iowan 76:39, p.4
2/29/1980 Meetings and activities; hair cutting demonstration.
13 What's up
Northern Iowan 76:10, p.7
10/5/1979 Meetings and activities; Community Action Network; Committee on Asian Studies; Home Economics Octoberfest.
14 What's up
Northern Iowan 76:6, p.7
9/21/1979 Meetings and activities; backgammon tournament; French speakers.
15 Cutline
Public Relations News Release 1970:161, p.1
11/4/1970 Dr. Warren Picklum (biology) shows the science department's electron microscope to four of the Iowa high school students attending the 1970 Prospective Teacher Day on the UNI campus.
16 Regents Approve Establishment of Separate Departments of Physics and Earth Science at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1969:330, p.1
2/13/1970 During to its growth, McCollum has suggested that the Department of Physics be separate from the Department of Earth Science.
17 UNI to Award Science Scholarships at Annual Symposium
Public Relations News Release 1969:173, p.1
11/13/1969 Six four-year fee exemption scholarships will be awarded to high school students at the symposium. Speakers present at general sessions.
18 Faculty Senate divides Department of Science
Northern Iowan 64:16, p.1
11/3/1967 Science is divided into biology, chemistry, and earth science; considers pass/fail plan.
19 Senate discusses three topics
Northern Iowan 64:8, p.12
10/6/1967 Faculty Senate discusses general education, science department division, and meeting with Student Senate.
20 Takes issue with Fox
Wilson--Leland L. (Chemistry Faculty)
College Eye 63:18, p.2
11/15/1966 Feels the quality of instruction, at least within the science department, is very good contrary to the belief of Josef Fox.
21 Dr. McCollum announces biology curriculum change
College Eye 60:11, p.1
10/19/1965 Outline of the changes.
22 Biology major discussion held Monday at 3
College Eye 60:4, p.6
9/24/1965 Will discuss new curriculum.
23 Enrollment cramps science, education
Alumnus 49:4, p.6
12/1/1964 Professor McCollum outlines needs for better facilities; photo.
24 Science in the early sixties at SCI
Alumnus 49:3, p.2
9/1/1964 Curriculum, programs, personnel, and opportunities in Department of Science; photo.
25 SCI science department honors emeritus faculty
College Eye 56:10, p.8
11/17/1961 Dinner will honor five emeritus faculty.
26 ISTC scientist publishes work
Public Relations News Release 1960:461, p.1
6/19/1961 Charles Allegre contributes to the publication of the "Encyclopedia of the Biological Sciences" reference book for professional biologists and teachers. Allegre is responsible with writing a section on a species of single-celled parasitic organisms.
27 ISTC scientists to visit Iowa high schools
Public Relations News Release 1960:421, p.1
5/22/1961 Professors Leland Wilson, J. W. Kercheval, Dorothy Matela, Clifford McCollum, and Robert Rogers take part in the Iowa Visiting-Scientist Program. The program is sponsored by the National Science Foundation.
28 Science majors asked to meet
College Eye 51:13, p.3
29 Science Department Offers Closed Circuit TV Courses
Old Gold 0:0, p.111
6/1/1959 Closed circuit TV classes were offered for the second year; the Academic Year Institute was attempting to upgrade the quality of science and math courses; photo.
30 Summer In England Highlights Social Science Year
Old Gold 0:0, p.112
6/1/1959 The goal of the Social Science Department was to enable students to better understand the past and present history and problems in the world in which he or she lives; a group of about fifty students went to a seminar in England and Europe; photo.
31 Future TC curriculum--Majors without minors
Childers--Lowell D. (Student--1959)
College Eye 50:29, p.1
5/1/1959 Longer majors without minors will be offered in the Departments of Science and Social Science.
32 Science Tries Closed Circuit TV
Old Gold 0:0, p.111
6/1/1958 Description of the department and the various activities and events that the department took part in; photos.
33 Grant brings total to third of a million
Alumnus 42:1, p.4
2/1/1958 NSF adds $58,300 to grant supporting science and math education; ISTC is only teachers college to receive this award.
34 Department of Science
Old Gold 0:0, p.53
6/1/1957 The Department of Science participated with Iowa State College and the State University of Iowa in the Lakeside Laboratory on Lake Okoboji; the National Science Foundation awarded a grant to Martin Lawrence Grant; photo.
35 McCollum appointed to head Science Dept.; McCollum will replace Lantz
College Eye 48:30, p.1
5/24/1957 Quick look at faculty leaves, appointments, and resignations.
36 $51,100 grant for TC Science Institute
College Eye 48:13, p.1
1/11/1957 NSF grant to be used in summer institute; photo.
37 63 at national math institute
Alumnus 40:3, p.4
9/1/1956 ISTC hosts six-week summer institute.
38 Science
Old Gold 0:0, p.103
6/1/1956 Brief description of the department; photo.
39 Departments begin moving to renovated Campus School
Alumnus 40:2, p.2
5/1/1956 Social Science moves into third and part of second floor; Earth Science moves to second floor; Business Education will move into first and basement floors; Education and English move into Auditorium.
40 Befuddled birds bamboozled by all binoculared biologists
Pattee--Janet R. (Class of 1957)
College Eye 47:26, p.7
4/13/1956 A look at the biology curriculum.
41 Chemists crave a crazy concoction
College Eye 47:26, p.7
4/13/1956 A look at the chemistry curriculum.
42 Physics furnishes intellectual fuel for finite mind
Anderson--Chloris V. (Student--1956)
College Eye 47:26, p.7
4/13/1956 A look at the physics curriculum.
43 Science Sponsors Conservation Camp
Old Gold 0:0, p.91
6/1/1955 Description of the department and the accomplishments over the year. Also, a list of the fields that are a part of the department and a photo of the faculty; photos.
44 Science department announces plan for Northwest U.S. study courses
College Eye 46:12, p.5
12/10/1954 Martin Grant may lead trip; a look at the itinerary.
45 Science faculty holds picnic supper indoors
College Eye 46:7, p.6
46 Science
Old Gold 0:0, p.244
6/1/1954 Brief description of the department; photo.
47 Science faculty dines
College Eye 45:32, p.3
5/28/1954 Roy Abbott was speaker.
48 Science Department releases newsletter
College Eye 45:30, p.6
5/14/1954 Sends news to alumni.
49 NE Iowa Science Fair attracts 1200 to campus
Alumnus 38:2, p.5
5/1/1954 List of award winners.
50 Plan NE Iowa Science Fair March 20
Alumnus 38:1, p.9
2/1/1954 Science Department to sponsor event and to offer awards.


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