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1 UNI and Luther professors untangle evolution and religion
Rouse--Amber Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:20, p.2
11/5/2013 UNI hosted a discussion about how evolution undermines religion. Jerry Soneson and Loyal Rue headed the discussion. Not all students agreed with the professors opinions and this was reflected in the question and answer session.
2 UNI to host presentations on evolution and Obamacare
Public Relations News Release 2013:107, p.1
10/28/2013 UNI's Department of Philosophy and World Religions is hosting lectures concerning evolution and religion, as well as the Affordable Care Act. Several faculty members will be speaking at these events.
3 Second-annual Darwin Week to be held at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2009:250, p.1
2/1/2010 Presentations and activities will be held in Maucker Union in conjunction with the 201st birthday of Darwin. "Darwin Week will feature talks about the newest ideas in science" by faculty and special guests Ed Wasserman and PZ Myers, said Quinn Jones.
4 News Brief: UNIFI celebrates Darwin's birth
Zidon--Rachel Margaret (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 2008:30, p.1
1/26/2010 Nine faculty speakers from four departments will speak during the celebration of Darwin's birth. Activities will be held February 8 thru February 12. Other events will address the future of science.
5 Sugar and stress
Becker--Mark Benedict (Class of 2009)
Northern Iowan 105:36, p.8
2/17/2009 Believes that sugar consumption has changed from being used to keep the ruling class content to now being a nearly universal addiction. Living things respond to stress each day. The human response to stress is becoming less than positive.
6 Darwin Week
Northern Iowan 105:34, p.4
2/10/2009 Schedule of activities; photo.
7 UNI Freethinkers and Inquirers celebrate Darwin Week
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:33, p.1
2/6/2009 Activities during the 200th celebration of Charles Darwin's birth include an ice cream social, information tables in the Union, an open mic discussion, and presentations by faculty members from various departments; photo.
8 UNI professors compare U.S. and Russian students' understanding of evolution
Public Relations News Release 2007:33, p.1
6/27/2007 Peter Berendzen and John Ophus are conducting a cross-cultural research study comparing U. S. and Russian students' understanding of evolution.
9 The other side of 'Intelligent Design' debate topic for UNI Sigma Xi lecture Thursday, Oct. 27
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
10/24/2005 Lecture topic will be "Intelligent Design vs. Evolution".
10 Faculty Statement on ID must be read more closely
Demastes--James W. (Biology Faculty)
Northern Iowan 102:14, p.8
10/14/2005 James Demastes seeks to clarify misconceptions surrounding the faculty statement concerning Intelligent Design.
11 Correction
Northern Iowan 102:13, p.1
10/11/2005 In last Friday's issue, it was mistakenly written that there was not a carillonneur at Homecoming last year, when in fact there was. It is also noted that the petition signed by faculty strictly says they do not think ID is a scientific theory.
12 Frustration over lack of knowledge in ID by UNI opposition
Tometich--Elizabeth (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:13, p.8
10/11/2005 Elizabeth Tometich expresses dismay towards faculty who strongly oppose the teaching of intelligent design as a scientific theory; believes have a lack of understanding.
13 Intelligent Design can co-exist in classroom
Wilson--Ryan (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:11, p.8
10/4/2005 Ryan Wilson argues that Intelligent Design is as much a theory as evolution.
14 Intelligent design controversial at UNI
Ory--Lindsey (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:11, p.6
10/4/2005 Intelligent design attempts to explain how highly complex ideas and creatures came into existence; some UNI faculty are opposed to the idea and signed a petition against the teaching of "ID".
15 Intelligent Design not supported by science
Demastes--James W. (Biology Faculty)
Northern Iowan 102:10, p.8
9/30/2005 Scientific ideas supporting the idea of a creator or other higher being will not be supported by instructors who signed a statement.
16 Kids are learning what?
Paulson--Bryce (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:32, p.5
1/28/2005 Feels that both evolution and creationism should be taught to students to allow them to make their own decisions.
17 Theory does not equal fact
Northern Iowan 101:32, p.6
1/28/2005 Supports theory of evolution and disagrees with Matt Musgrave's article.
18 Creationism coming back to schools
Musgrave--Matt (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:31, p.5
1/25/2005 Feels evolution is an important scientific model; attempts to clear up myths about it.
19 Science, religion and the classroom
Athay--Steve (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:5, p.7
9/16/2003 Religion vs. science debate should not take place in a classroom; instructors should not waste student's time with personal opinions.
20 Readers sound off on religious implications of book review
Stark--Christopher C. (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 99:17, p.10
10/29/2002 Disagrees with statements made by Justin Wise and his review of the book "Darwin's Black Box."
21 Untitled
O'Kane--Stephen L. (Biology Faculty)
Northern Iowan 99:17, p.11
10/29/2002 Claims that Justin Wise did not even read "Darwin's Black Box," the book he was reviewing.
22 Untitled
Oliphant--Matthew David (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 99:17, p.11
10/29/2002 Feels that Justin Wise used his book review on "Darwin's Black Box" as a chance to publicize his personal views on evolution.
23 Author argues long-debated evolution topic
Wise--Justin Macalla (Student--2001-2002)
Northern Iowan 99:15, p.18
10/22/2002 Review of "Darwin's Black Box," written by Michael Behe; photo.
24 Creation Science and Christianity
Neely--John (Economics Faculty)
Northern Iowan 99:12, p.8
10/11/2002 Supports the creationist view of how the earth began.
25 Leslie S. Jones
Campus News Network 12:2, p.Insert 1
9/11/2001 Wrote an article on creationism and evolution.
26 UNI professor tackles creation vs. evolution debate
Public Relations News Release 2001:50, p.1
8/17/2001 Leslie Jones publishes the article "Do We Need to Dismiss Creationism to Teach Evolution?"
27 UNI speaker tackles tough debate
Public Relations News Release 2000:110, p.1
10/9/2000 A professor at Michigan State University, Robert Pennock, will present a speech on evolution and its place in teaching.
28 UNI speaker tackles creation vs. evolution debate
Public Relations News Release 2000:99, p.1
9/29/2000 Information concerning a presentation, in association with the College of Natural Sciences, by Robert T. Pennock
29 Kansas Board of Education votes to remove evolution from curriculum
Public Relations News Release 1999:15, p.1
8/16/1999 Kansas schools will not teach the theory of evolution.
30 You say you want an evolution
Northern Iowan 93:17, p.6
10/29/1996 Columnist comments on evolution.
31 Dr. Shott offends listeners on both sides of creation issue
Northern Iowan 88:56, p.4
4/28/1992 Points out shortcomings of both participants in recent debate.
32 Evolution vs. creation: Campus Bible Fellowship sponsors debate over question of life's origins
Northern Iowan 88:55, p.1
4/24/1992 Professor Shott debates Richard Lumsden
33 Creation and evolution should be kept separate
Williams--Thatcher Lane
Northern Iowan 84:18, p.3
34 Creationism not legitimate science
Hoing--Dave (Class of 1979; Library Staff)
Northern Iowan 84:18, p.3
10/27/1987 Dave Hoing outlines arguments against creationism.
35 Professors' views changed
Milnes--Charles C.
Northern Iowan 84:18, p.2
10/27/1987 Interested in debate over creationism.
36 Theory undermines God
Northern Iowan 84:18, p.2
10/27/1987 Supports creationism.
37 Viewpoint was misinterpreted
Hawes--Christine E. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 84:16, p.2
10/20/1987 Believes others are prejudiced against her creationist beliefs.
38 Professors must select info from acceptable source
Chadney--James G. (Anthropology Faculty)
Northern Iowan 84:15, p.2
10/16/1987 Believes creationism is unacceptable to scholars and, thus, is not taught in class.
39 Theories about life not clear cut
Kane--Kimberly A. (Class of 1987)
Northern Iowan 84:15, p.3
10/16/1987 Believes a person can be a scientist and a Christian.
40 Professors should offer unbiased views
Hawes--Christine E. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 84:13, p.3
10/9/1987 Unhappy with emphasis on evolution to the exclusion of creationism.
41 Phone interview resulted in "Iowan" article errors
Anderson--Wayne I. (Earth Science Faculty)
Northern Iowan 83:59, p.3
5/8/1987 A professor corrects misquotes in a recently printed article on evolution and creationism.
42 Evolutionists say creationists take evidence out of context
Hawes--Christine E. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 83:58, p.1
5/5/1987 Wayne Anderson expresses his views.
43 Speaker uses scientific evidence to discredit theory of evolution
Hawes--Christine E. (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 83:58, p.1
5/5/1987 Walter Brown presents his views.
44 'What's happening in genetics' biology update set for April 3 at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1987:255, p.1
3/11/1987 A workshop on human genetics, evolution, and biotechnology was held in Lantz Auditorium in McCollum Science Hall. Leaders of the conference include Dorothy Brecheisen, Robert Seager, and Alan Orr. The event was open to the public.
45 Evolution vs. creationism
Northern Iowan 82:22, p.5
11/19/1985 Professor McCalley will speak.
46 News Notes . . . . .
Northern Iowan 79:48, p.9
4/12/1983 UNI-CUE will offer program on minorities and women in the media; RHA sponsored successful clothing drive; CNS will sponsor forum on creation and evolution.
47 Certainty in science to find answers about life's meaning
Northern Iowan 78:54, p.4
5/4/1982 Excerpts from Professor Crownfield's lecture on religion and science.
48 Man: evolved or created
Bantz--B. J.
Northern Iowan 78:46, p.4
4/6/1982 Anthropology Club will show film and sponsor discussion.
49 Debate suggested on creation, evolution theory
Sepella--Earl (Student--1982)
Northern Iowan 78:39, p.2
3/2/1982 Wants to have a campus debate concerning creation vs. evolution.
50 Morgan speaks on human evolution
Northern Iowan 78:31, p.3
2/2/1982 Brief excerpts from Professor Morgan's remarks.


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