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Downs--William R. (Social Work Faculty)

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1 UNI collaborates with Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Public Relations News Release 2012:121, p.1
10/29/2012 UNI Integrated Service Project and Iowa Coalition Against Violence work to develop program on substance abuse and domestic violence. Program goal is to develop educational programming for women.
2 Project aims to enhance safety and sobriety for women.
Public Relations News Release 2010:220, p.1
2/14/2011 The Integrative Services Project helps develop collaborative relationships between victim services and substance abuse centers.
3 Veridian Credit Union will present Community Engagement Award
Currie--Markita Alexandrea (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:31, p.1
1/28/2011 Five faculty members will receive the award and a $1000 check made out to a non-profit organization of their choice. The award is based on outstanding community service and beneficial interaction.
4 Award nominations sought for UNI faculty engaged with community.
Public Relations News Release 2010:173, p.1
1/10/2011 Veridian Credit Union is seeking nominations to recognize the outstanding contributions of University of Northern Iowa faculty members to community engagement through research or teaching.
5 President Allen speaks about the changes ahead for UNI
Spory--Karyn Kathleen (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:9, p.1
9/28/2010 During this year's convocation, President Benjamin Allen stressed the desire to have the University in charge of the changes that will be ahead during the next five years. Faculty awards were presented; photo.
6 UNI Integrated Services Project helping women overcome domestic violence and substance abuse
Public Relations News Release 2009:471, p.1
5/28/2010 Through a partnership with Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ICADV), the UNI Integrated Services Project (ISP) will develop more educational programs for staff and integrated services to help women reach safety and sobriety.
7 UNI American Humanics announces winners of Cedar Valley Nonprofit Awards
Public Relations News Release 2009:406, p.1
4/16/2010 The Veridian Credit Union Community Engagement Awards also were presented. These awards honor UNI faculty members who have enriched the quality of life in the Cedar Valley by strengthening relationships and sharing knowledge. Award winners are listed.
8 UNI faculty to be recognized for community engagement
Public Relations News Release 2009:400, p.1
4/13/2010 The 2010 recipients of the Veridian Credit Union Community Engagement Awards use community engagement to put theory into practice and make their professional lives a little more personal.
9 UNI hosts Interdisciplinary Research Symposium
Public Relations News Release 2008:339, p.1
2/5/2009 "Get Connected. Make an Impact." Through video conference, Keynote speaker Michael Crow, president of Arizona State University since 2002, will share his ideas and experiences in collaboration and innovation.
10 UNI Alcohol Task Force assembled
Public Relations News Release 2007:685, p.1
5/19/2008 An alcohol task force has been established to reduce high-rish drinking and the associated negative consequences. Research shows excessive alcohol use leads to crime, injury, academic failure, poor health, addiction, and damage to reputation.
11 CSBS Student Research Conference takes place April 12 at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2007:574, p.1
4/10/2008 The 15th annual CSBS Student research Conference will be held April 12.
12 UNI professors address domestic violence issues through research
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
10/23/2006 The issues of women domestic violence cases are being researched for new ways to help the women.
13 UNI receives grant to study domestic, substance abuse
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:28, p.1
12/10/2004 National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism and Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence grants to be used for study on the correlation between domestic abuse toward women and those same women forming substance abuse problems.
14 UNI to assist with substance/domestic abuse programming
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
12/2/2004 Will research the overlap of women's experiences with domestic violence and the development of substance abuse programs.
15 UNI professor connects cause, effects of substance abuse in Iowa females
Szeszycki--Emily (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 99:3, p.1
9/10/2002 Social work professor William Downs discovered a correlation between substance abuse and domestic abuse in women.
16 A link between violence and abuse
Public Relations News Release 2002:47, p.1
8/26/2002 William Downs will talk about recent research on women who suffer from domestic abuse and are substance abusers.
17 Violence and abuse a major cause of women's health problems
Public Relations News Release 2000:170, p.1
12/4/2000 William Downs discusses the importance and effect of abuse on women, and how to change the practice of abuse.
18 Violence and abuse: a major cause of women's health problems
Public Relations News Release 2000:301, p.1
11/20/2000 In the fourth presentation of the Millennium Lecture Series, William R. Downs speaks of violence against women, the reactions, and the approaches to addressing it.
19 Downs will present Millennium lecture
Scudder--Jeffrey (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 97:22, p.2
11/9/2000 William Downs will speak on "The Third Millennium: Hearing Women's Voices."
20 The Third Millennium: Hearing Women's Voices is the subject of next UNI Millennium Lecture
Public Relations News Release 2000:283, p.1
11/7/2000 The fourth Millennium Lecture will be by William R. Downs; will approach the topic of violence against women.
21 Millennium lecture series continues
Campus News Network 11:3, p.2
8/28/2000 UNI faculty will continue to present the Millennium Lecture Series on campus; photo.
22 Millennium lecture series
Northern Iowa Today 84:1, p.10
1/1/2000 Faculty will present ten lectures on their visions of the future.
23 "Violence Against Women: Context, Consequences and Treatment" will be held at the University of Northern Iowa on Friday, November 20
Public Relations News Release 1998:120, p.1
11/4/1998 A conference, "Violence Against Women: Context, Consequences and Treatment' will be held at UNI. Martin Schwartz will address the participants.
24 "Teen Pregnancy and Parenthood: Confronting Problems and Building Resources" conference at University of Northern Iowa Oct. 21
Public Relations News Release 1997:53, p.1
10/1/1997 Day-long conference to be held with keynote speaker Judith Musick, and with panelists William Downs, Brenda Ristveldt, Rich Kaplan, and Trudie Friedly, and workshop leaders Carol Cook-Roberts, Jo Poock, and Pam Hays.
25 Substance abuse by parents has impact on violence against adolescents
Public Relations News Release 1996:309, p.1
3/24/1997 Professor Downs completed a study which showed that parents who have substance abuse problems have problems of violence toward adolescents.
26 Alcohol and violence; presentations hit home on the Hill
Hicks--Benjamin H. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 93:32, p.5
1/31/1997 William Downs delivered lecture on alcohol use and violence Monday.
27 Travelling the path unknown from adolescence to adulthood
Yates--Carole Shelley (CEEE Coordinator & Program Assistant)
Northern Iowa Today 80:1, p.2
7/1/1996 Center for the Study of Adolescence faculty consider adolescent behavior.
28 Oops! pardon the oversight
Campus News Network 6:16, p.4
4/22/1996 List of Fulbright scholars from April 8 CNN identified.
29 University of Northern Iowa to host town meeting "Community Commitments to the UN Platform of Action on Women" Wednesday April 17
Public Relations News Release 1995:310, p.1
4/10/1996 Lynn Cutler to be the keynote speaker for the town meeting for community members and local officials.
30 University of Northern Iowa celebrates 50th year of the Fulbright Program with panel, reception April 2
Public Relations News Release 1995:280, p.1
3/26/1996 Recent recipients of Fulbright Awards will be guests during the fiftieth anniversary celebration of the Fulbright Program.
31 50 years of Fulbright scholars
Northern Iowa Today 24:1, p.2
3/1/1996 List of UNI Fulbright Scholars; biographical sketches of several recent winners; photo.
32 UNI professor receives grant to study in UK
Northern Iowan 91:8, p.3
9/20/1994 William R. Downs receives Fulbright grant.
33 Downs receives Fulbright grant
Northern Iowa Today 22:2, p.12
9/1/1994 Will study in United Kingdom.
34 William Downs
Campus News Network 4:23, p.3
8/22/1994 William Downs was awarded a Fulbright grant to conduct international research on child abuse.
35 City and county curfews for minors
Public Relations News Release 1993:672, p.1
8/1/1994 Curfews for minors may not be needed, since 65% of the problems are committed by 5% of the minors.
36 How parents can set curfews.
Public Relations News Release 1993:672, p.1
8/1/1994 Parents and children should discuss a proper time for the children to be home together.
37 University of Northern Iowa's Downs receives Fulbright Grant for research in United Kingdom
Public Relations News Release 1993:673, p.1
7/28/1994 William Downs will study in the UK under a Fulbright Grant.
38 After the flood
Campus News Network 4:7, p.5
11/22/1993 Center for Social and Behavioral Research will use $255,000 grant to study substance abuse as a consequence of the flooding.
39 William R. Downs, Brenda A. Miller and Denise D. Panek
Campus News Network 4:5, p.3
10/25/1993 William R. Downs, Brenda A. Miller, and Denise D. Panek published an article on battered women.
40 William R. Downs
Campus News Network 4:3, p.3
9/27/1993 William R. Downs published article on effects of childhood sexual abuse.
41 A perilous predisposition.
Public Relations News Release 1993:41, p.1
9/13/1993 A new study of alcoholic women reveals that most have suffered physical or sexual abuse as children according to William Downs.
42 William R. Downs
Campus News Network 4:2, p.2
9/13/1993 William R. Downs along with Brenda A. Miller and Maria Test published article on victimization and women's alcohol use in journal.
43 Study by University of Northern Iowa prof. colleague, finds link between child abuse and women's alcohol problems
Public Relations News Release 1993:28, p.1
9/2/1993 Study reveals that alcoholic women have suffered physical or sexual abuse as children.
44 Soybean oil and violence/substance abuse subjects of grants
Campus News Network 3:11, p.Insert 1
2/8/1993 Professor Honary will work with soy oil; Professor Downs will work on drug abuse.
45 University of Northern Iowa faculty members awarded research grants
Public Relations News Release 1992:323, p.1
2/2/1993 UNI professors receive research grants totaling over $60,000.

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