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51 Improving the lifestyle of single parent families
Public Relations News Release 1996:478, p.1
7/30/1997 Professor Davis talks about a family wellness conference in Storm Lake.
52 The importance of parental involvement in a child's education
Public Relations News Release 1996:472, p.1
7/15/1997 Arlene DeVries discuses a parents involvement on their child's education, and the importance it has.
53 University of Northern Iowa has teamed up with local agencies to form Cedar Valley Single-Parent Family Wellness Initiative.
Public Relations News Release 1996:459, p.1
7/3/1997 UNI joins with local businesses to form Cedar Valley Single-Parent Family Wellness Initiative to help families throughout Iowa.
54 Helping bosnian refugees adapt to life in Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1996:442, p.1
6/10/1997 Joy Cornish talks about her relationship with a Bosnian family.
55 Making adopted children feel like they are part of the family
Public Relations News Release 1996:429, p.1
5/28/1997 Professor Kottman talks about older adopted children and family life.
56 "IDEAL" way to resolving family differences good approach for general problem-solving as well
Public Relations News Release 1996:219, p.1
1/27/1997 Many parents today parent the way they were parented. We find corporal punishment was allowed, and there often was a lot of blaming, yelling and screaming--non-productive methods for solving problems with children.
57 Children need many positive adults in their lives to be successful
Public Relations News Release 1996:185, p.1
12/9/1996 Vickie Robinson discusses the importance of adult support in children's lives.
58 Garwin family named 1996 Family of the Year for University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1996:63, p.1
9/24/1996 Biographical profiles of the Parks family.
59 Family Fest celebrates UNI's extended family
Public Relations News Release 1996:54, p.1
9/23/1996 The annual Family Fest Weekend will be hosted September 28.
60 The University of Northern Iowa prepares "Family Fest" Weekend September 27-29
Public Relations News Release 1996:38, p.1
9/16/1996 Several activities and programs are planned for Family Fest Weekend.
61 Students with children balance work, study, family and sleep
Northern Iowan 91:19, p.6
10/28/1994 Believes women work longer hours than men.
62 Parents: support or stress?
Trenkamp--Timothy D. (Class of 1994)
Northern Edition 2:24, p.2
10/19/1994 Urges understanding between students and parents.
63 Three generations of students bond
Northern Iowan 91:8, p.7
9/20/1994 Three generations of a family take same humanities course.
64 How to help your child cope with change
Public Relations News Release 1989:439, p.1
3/26/1990 Professor Ann Vernon offers strategies to help parents aid their children in the difficulties they face in times of change. Vernon states that children have a tendency to believe that situations are far worse than they actually are.
65 Bedtime for Bonzo--how to get the kids to hit the sack
Public Relations News Release 1989:470, p.1
3/15/1990 Professor Ann Vernon discusses power struggles between parents and children and their origins in bedtime arguments.
66 How do we get our kids interested in school? Parents play a part.
Public Relations News Release 1989:445, p.1
2/28/1990 Professor Ann Federlein encourages parents to be active in their children's schools through volunteer work. Federlein states that students take more interest in their education when parents play an active role in their school.
67 Children of dysfunctional families likely to suffer as adults
Public Relations News Release 1987:258, p.1
2/8/1988 Daun Anderson explains that adult children of dysfunctional families have heightened chances of suffering from trust issues, as well as sexual dysfunction.
68 Children are caught in the middle of marriage between TV and toy industry, says Northern Iowa professor
Public Relations News Release 1987:189, p.1
12/22/1987 Professor Byron Renz discusses the pressures placed on children and their parents by toy advertising campaigns. He explains that parents are responsible for filtering what programs and toys their children are exposed to.
69 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:27, p.1
9/2/1987 Alvin Sunseri explores the origins of Labor Day. David Moore explains literacy requirements for International Literacy Day. David Whitsett speaks on long distance commuters. Donna Raschke reveals the top ten things that kids hate about their parents.
70 Parents, college students can work together to ease pangs of 'homesickness'
Public Relations News Release 1987:2, p.1
8/18/1987 Robert Hartman, associate director of residence housing, outlines the effects of homesickness on students living on campus. Hartman suggests that students maintain communication with their families, join student organizations, and finding jobs on campus.
71 Iowa home economists are working to strengthen the changing family unit says UNI professor
Public Relations News Release 1987:446, p.1
8/5/1987 Phyllis Conklin explains the role of the Iowa Home Economics Association in improving the quality of life for Iowan families. Conklin focuses on dealing with the issues of teen pregnancy, and caring for the elderly.
72 'Building Family Strengths' facilitators' training to be Aug. 18-19 at Spirit Lake
Public Relations News Release 1987:435, p.1
7/17/1987 Professor Mary Franken instructs a course on working with families to build strength and unity. The program will help group leaders develop positive strategies for identifying problems within a family.
73 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:425, p.1
7/9/1987 Michael Sonnleitner examines the nomination of Robert Bork to the Supreme Court. Paul Winter discusses horse races. Joanne Spaide offers a brief history of ice cream. Jane Richards discusses dangers of smoking. Mary Franken speaks on strong families.
74 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:405, p.1
6/16/1987 Mary Franken examines child care services. Shirley Cropper speaks on Tornado Alley, and summer storms. Donald Sussman explains the various types athletic shoes. Mary Bozik explains the need for listening skills. Key Lee speaks on family activities.
75 'Building family strengths' facilitators' training to be June 23-24 at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1987:396, p.1
6/9/1987 Professor Mary Franken instructs a training program for family strength counselors in Wright Hall. The program is sponsored by the Division of Continuing Education and Department of Home Economics.
76 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:259, p.1
3/11/1987 Barb Krieg relays results of cholesterol screenings. Professor James Robinson explains the origin of St. Patrick's Day. Barbara Jones explains court rulings in Alabama regarding censorship. Murphy the Moose visits area gradeschools.
77 Changes seen in traditional Thanksgiving feast, atmosphere says UNI food expert
Public Relations News Release 1987:119, p.1
11/21/1986 Professor Ronald Chung analyzes the recent trend of families eating out for Thanksgiving dinner. Chung theorizes that this trend has caught on due to convenience for large-scale family gatherings.
78 Kindergym still a success at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1987:96, p.1
11/4/1986 The Kindergym program allowed families to engage in physical activities, and was created in response to low physical fitness levels in young children. The program director was Rip Marston, and was instructed by elementary education students.
79 'Building Family Strengths' workshop for training facilitators Oct. 31-Nov. 1 at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1987:79, p.1
10/24/1986 The Building Family Strengths workshop was held in Wright All, and directed by Professor Mary Franken as part of a nationwide program to reinforce family values. The workshop applies to family groups, communities, and church settings.
80 Building strong families is new 'wellness' craze
Public Relations News Release 1986:462, p.1
6/17/1986 Fmary ranken's class, "Family Wellness", seeks to help educators and helping professionals learn to identify the characteristics of strong families and to develop strategies for building on family strengths in their work with individuals and families.
81 Mayors proclaim May 3-9 'a week in celebration of families'
Public Relations News Release 1980:539, p.1
4/27/1981 The mayor of Waterloo and Cedar Falls have proclaimed May 3-9 "A Week in Celebration of Families."
82 Public service announcements
Public Relations News Release 1980:540, p.1
4/27/1981 A week in May designed to honor families and show the importance of a healthy family.
83 Prime time for families conference at UNI May 9
Public Relations News Release 1980:537, p.1
4/24/1981 UNI will host a learning day for the entire family. A "Prime Time for Families" will be the main event at UNI as part of a metropolitan-wide series of celebration.
84 Week in celebration of families set for May 3-9
Public Relations News Release 1980:507, p.1
4/16/1981 A week long celebration of families will occur with several activities sponsored by the UNI Extension and Continuing Education.
85 "Will the family Survive Equality' topic for community meeting at UNI Thursday
Public Relations News Release 1980:473, p.1
4/2/1981 UNI will host a community meeting to discuss the structure of family and how it will prevail in the future.
86 Public service announcements
Public Relations News Release 1980:49, p.1
8/28/1980 The course 'Studies in Educational Psychology: Families in Transition' will focus on fifteen articles printed in a local newspaper.
87 Public service announcements
Public Relations News Release 1980:49, p.1
8/28/1980 The course 'Studies in Educational Psychology: Families in Transition' will focus on fifteen articles printed in a local newspaper.
88 State College offers adult classes in family management
Public Relations News Release 1960:515, p.1
7/13/1961 The department of home economics adult family management classes titled "Avenues of Family Business". The classes will cover budgeting, credit, and savings. Registration is open to all interested persons.
89 Underclassmen
Old Gold 0:0, p.289
6/1/1958 Scene of familiies moving their children into the dorms. Cars are parked along both sides of the street; photo.
90 Dr. Benjamin W. Robinson
Alumni News Letter 6:4, p.4
10/1/1922 Professor Benjamin W. Robinson visits family in Cedar Falls.
91 Almond D. Miller
Alumni News Letter 6:3, p.6
7/1/1922 Almond D. Miller embarks on a motoring trip across Iowa with his wife and five sons.
92 Karl J. Knoepfler
Alumni News Letter 6:3, p.6
7/1/1922 Karl J. Knoepfler travels to Cedar Falls from Walthill, Nebraska to visit his parents.
93 Mrs. Everett N. Spafford
Alumni News Letter 6:3, p.6
7/1/1922 Mr. and Mrs. Everett N. Spafford announce the adoption of their new son, Robert Morris Spafford.
94 Mrs. W. H. Bedford
Alumni News Letter 6:3, p.6
7/1/1922 Mrs. Bedford and her young son travel to Cedar Falls from Alhambra, California to visit her parents.
95 President Samuel Quigley
Alumni News Letter 6:3, p.5
7/1/1922 President Samuel Quigley of the State Normal School at Gunnison, Colorado conducts a family survey on rural education.
96 Donald Ferguson
Alumni News Letter 6:2, p.8
4/1/1922 Professor Donald Ferguson is married to Grace Wibon in Chicago. His three sons reside with their grandmother in Cedar Falls.
97 Eleanor Gray-Richeson
Alumni News Letter 6:2, p.4
4/1/1922 Eleanor Gray-Richeson cares for her young boy in Benton, Illinois with her husband, who works as a credit manager for the county.
98 Eva Margaret Donahue
Alumni News Letter 6:2, p.8
4/1/1922 Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Donahue give birth to Eva Margaret Donahue on February 7, 1922.
99 Herbert George Bley
Alumni News Letter 6:2, p.8
4/1/1922 Mr. and Mrs. Herbert George Bley give birth to a daughter on February 15, 1922 in Los Angeles, California.
100 John Earl Gustason
Alumni News Letter 6:2, p.8
4/1/1922 John E. Gustason is born to E. E. and S. Marie Merryman-Gustason on February 6, 1922.


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