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1 UNI Department of Theatre recieves national accreditation
Public Relations News Release 2013:273, p.1
5/5/2014 UNI Department of Theatre recently gained accreditation through the National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST). NAST is made up of approximately 117 schools of theatre.
2 Stepping into the spotlight
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:55, p.supp. 7
5/1/2014 The theatre department will be putting on five shows during the fall of 2014 semester. Tickets are available on September 1.
3 Internationally acclaimed performance artist to present 'lecture & rant' at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2013:133, p.1
11/25/2013 Performance artist Tim Miller will perform an opinionated rant about identity, culture wars, and homosexuality. Miller offers an interesting perspective on self identification.
4 12. Shows & tunes
Peterson--Caitlin Anne (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:54, p.Suppl: 15
5/3/2013 Encourages new students to get involved with theatre. Tells when auditions for different performances will be held. It also encourages students to get involved in band and choir.
5 Pulitzer Prize- winning playwright to visit UNI
Public Relations News Release 2012:34, p.1
8/27/2012 Tony Kushner will be interviewed by Eric Lange of the Department of Theatre. There will be a question and answer session with the audience. Kushner is appearing as part of the Reaching for Higher Ground project.
6 Youth theatre presents: The Spell of Sleeping Beauty"
Northern Iowan 108:60, p.1
7/20/2012 A theatre camp for kids is directed by Gretta Berghammer. The group consists of students in the fourth grade and up. Performances will be held in the Strayer-Wood Theatre.
7 'Mad Forest' shows slices of life in the Romanian Revolution
Hottle--Olivia Grace (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:17, p.6
10/25/2011 Department of Theatre's upcoming production follows two families during the revolution. The play shows some contrasts between an overpowering government and the government of the United States.
8 Sturgis Youth Theatre offers 'Aladdin' workshops and summer production for youth
Public Relations News Release 2010:337, p.1
4/25/2011 The Sturgis Youth Theater, a program coordinated by the UNI Department of Theater, will host a theater camp with workshops centered around the play "Aladdin."
9 UNI to present 'Urinetown: The Musical'
Public Relations News Release 2010:264, p.1
3/29/2011 "Urinetown" is a tale of greed, corruption, love and revolution in a time when water is scarce. A twenty year drought led to a government- enforced ban on private toilets, forcing citizens to pay to use public amenities.
10 Strayer-Wood Theatre to present 'On the Berge (or The Geography of Yearning)'
Public Relations News Release 2010:207, p.1
2/8/2011 "On the Verge," is the story of a trio of female Victorian-era explorers who embark on a journey that takes them into Terra Incognita, the last undiscovered, unexplored piece of the globe.
11 UNI faculty, staff, receive 2010 Regents Excellent Awards
Public Relations News Release 2010:116, p.1
10/26/2010 Honored at convocation in September were faculty recipients: Gretta L. Berghammer, Ken Bleile, Harry Brod, Kim MacLin, Otto Maclin, and Catherine Helen Palczewski. Staff recipients were Linda Paar, Mike Weiglein, and Laura Wilson.
12 Sturgis Youth Theatre presents 'James and the Giant Peach,' July 22-25
Public Relations News Release 2009:497, p.1
7/14/2010 Based on the children's classic by Roald Dahl and dramatized by Richard George, "James and the Giant Peach' tells of the delightful adventures of James Henry Trotter as he dreams of escape. Students listed.
13 University of Northern Iowa to host commenements in the UNI-Dome May 8
Public Relations News Release 2009:442, p.1
5/3/2010 On May 10, more than 1,500 students who have completed their degrees during the spring semester are eligible to participate, along with those who completed their work last December or will finish this summer.
14 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.
15 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."
16 UNI Strayer-Wood Theatre presents 'Passages to Palestine'
Public Relations News Release 2009:19, p.1
8/27/2009 The live touring theatre and multi-media devised performance, conceived by Richard Glockner, will premiere on Thursday, Sept., 3. "Passages to Palestine" challenges audiences to look beyond the standard news reports to the realities of a war zone.
17 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.
18 Students to perform "Folk, Fantasy and Fabulous Tales"
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:46, p.1
4/3/2009 Sturgis Youth Theatre and Department of Theatre kick off three week tour of local elementary schools with performance at the Strayer-Wood Theatre.
19 UNI to host weekend of free story-telling performances for youth
Public Relations News Release 2008:419, p.1
3/26/2009 "Folk, Fantasy and Fabulous Tales" marks the first ever tour for the Sturgis Youth Theatre, which was started in 2000 with the mission of providing quality productions, meaningful production experiences and varied theatre study opportunities for youth.
20 Reading of "Fefu and Her Friends" to be presented for Women's History Month
Public Relations News Release 2007:519, p.1
3/25/2008 The Department of Theatre and Women's and Gender Studies will present a reading of "Fefu and Her Friends" March 31; description of play.
21 UNI alumnus performs "Sisterhood of Spies"
Public Relations News Release 2007:455, p.1
2/25/2008 Mary Tharp Booty will appear in the special performance of "Sisterhood of Spies" March 4.
22 UNI to host speaker from National Commission on Teaching and America's Future
Public Relations News Release 2007:456, p.1
2/25/2008 Karen Smith will be speaking February 28.
23 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
4/9/2007 The School of Music and Department of Theatre students will be performing excerpts from "A Chorus Line" Wednesday, April 11.
24 Regents move to minority concerns
Gerling--Taylor R. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:28, p.1
12/12/2003 UNI has above state mandated percentages; minorities hold 9.6 percent of jobs and women hold 54.1 percent of jobs.
25 Board of Regents to meet at Iowa State University
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
12/11/2003 UNI issues are discussed.
26 Master's of theatre exits stage in 2004
Northern Iowan 100:22, p.1
11/14/2003 Due to budget cuts, there will no longer be a Master's degree for theatre available after the current students graduate in spring 2004.
27 Sturgis Youth Theatre accepting applications
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
9/30/2003 Registration opens for fall classes that begin the week of October 13.
28 UNI Department of Theatre awards scholarships
Public Relations News Release 2002:585, p.1
6/30/2003 Scholarship recipients listed.
29 Preventing hate crimes topic for March 5 Hearst Lecture at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2002:348, p.1
2/25/2003 Judy Shepard will talk about the dangers of homophobia as a part of the Hearst Lecture Series.
30 Theatre department finds new head to fill rotating role
Koppes--Kevin (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:39, p.1
2/25/2003 Eric Lange became acting department head after Stephen Taft transferred to the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center.
31 Department of Theatre thanks UNI
Northern Iowan 99:35, p.10
2/11/2003 Extends gratitude to the UNI community for making visitors of the American College Theatre Festival feel welcome.
32 UNI names new head of theatre department
Public Relations News Release 2002:305, p.1
2/5/2003 Eric Lange will be the acting head of the Department of Theatre as Stephen Taft becomes the coordinator of special projects, grants, and contracts at the GBPAC.
33 Off Hudson offers opportunity for new works
Hammitt-- Katie Ruth (Class of 2005)
Northern Iowan 99:9, p.16
10/1/2002 A theatre program, Off Hudson, was started by theatre faculty members to give students a chance to perform new works and the people of the Cedar Valley a chance to view them.
34 UNI awards theatre activity scholarships to 13 incoming freshmen
Public Relations News Release 2002:42, p.1
8/19/2002 The Department of Theatre has given scholarships to thirteen incoming freshmen theatre majors; recipients are listed.
35 UNI theatre students honored at festival
Northern Iowan 98:44, p.2
3/15/2002 Four UNI theatre students were recognized for their achievements at the Region V Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival.
36 UNI Theatre students recognized at Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival
Public Relations News Release 2001:345, p.1
3/8/2002 Four theatre majors from UNI received awards for their work at the Region V Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival.
37 UNI Interpreter's Theatre to present 'Performing in the Borders' Thursday, Nov. 15
Public Relations News Release 2001:204, p.1
11/9/2001 "Performing in the Borders: Interrogating Our Internal Differences" will be performed by the Interpreter's Theatre.
38 Women in the Arts Week at UNI to feature music, drams, discussion April 16-22
Public Relations News Release 2000:360, p.1
4/11/2001 Sigma Alpha Iota, Phi Mu Alpha, Theta Alpha Phi, the Gender Equality Association, and the Women's Studies Program will sponsor Women in the Arts Week.
39 What's up
Northern Iowan 97:33, p.4
1/30/2001 Activities and meetings; surviving college workshop; Panther's master swimming class; Beth Kirkpatrick will speak at the WRC; National Alliance for the Mentally Ill will meet.
40 Profile: Jay Edelnant
Campus News Network 11:13, p.2
1/23/2001 Profile of Department of Theatre professor Jay Edelnant.
41 Profile: Linda Grimm
Campus News Network 11:1, p.3
7/24/2000 Profile of Department of Theatre faculty member Linda Grimm; photo.
42 Director George Glenn ends career with 'Macbeth'
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:48, p.9
4/4/2000 George Glenn retires after teaching for thirty-four years and directing twenty-nine plays; photo.
43 New faces at UNI
Northern Iowa Today 28:1, p.8
9/1/1999 Short biographical sketches of new administrative appointees.
44 Profile: Gretta Berghammer
Campus News Network 7:21, p.3
7/7/1997 Profile of Head of the Theatre Department, Gretta Berghammer; photo.
45 University of Northern Iowa theatre faculty and students to share experiences in Poland October 9 and 16
Public Relations News Release 1996:90, p.1
10/4/1996 Seven members of the Department of Theatre will share their experiences in Poland as part of the Martha Ellen Tye Multicultural Fine Arts Festival.
46 "Taken for Granted: 20th Century Chair Design" now on display at University of Northern Iowa Gallery of Art through September 19
Public Relations News Release 1996:25, p.1
9/4/1996 "Taken for Granted: 20th Century Chair Design" is on display through September 19.
47 Regents make Performing Arts Center top new construction project at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1994:24, p.1
9/7/1994 Top construction project named at UNI for the upcoming year.
48 Two departments to fine tune curriculum
Northern Iowan 90:26, p.1
11/30/1993 Communications Studies and Theatre Arts separate and re-work curriculum.
49 Five new academic heads/two acting heads appointed
Campus News Network 3:1, p.1
9/8/1992 Roster and brief sketches of new and acting heads.
50 New heads, directors lead programs at UNI
Northern Iowa Today 20:2, p.3
9/1/1992 Duane Bartak heads Chemistry; Feredoon Behroozi heads Physics; Antonio Planells heads Modern Languages; Kevin O'Kane heads Computer Science; Gretta Berghammer heads Theatre; Julie Nelson head Gallery of Art; Sue Grosboll heads Museum.


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