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Getchell--Robert W. (Science Faculty)

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1 Alumni profile: Whitey Bro, B. A. '44; Teflon is his game
Yates--Carole Shelley (CEEE Coordinator & Program Assistant)
Northern Iowa Today 86:1, p.12
1/1/2002 Profile of chemist Manville "Whitey" Bro; photo.
2 Former chemistry prof dies
Alumnus 52:1, p.02
2/1/1967 Doctor Robert W. Getchell died November 15, 1966.
3 Dr. Getchell memorial is established
College Eye 63:21, p.12
12/2/1966 Died November 29, 1966.
4 SCI science department honors emeritus faculty
College Eye 56:10, p.8
11/17/1961 Dinner will honor five emeritus faculty.
5 Three T. C. profs honored for best-seller textbook
Alumnus 45:3, p.9
9/1/1960 Professors Cable, Getchell, and Poppy continue sales of physical science text.
6 Luncheon to honor 3 for book
College Eye 51:34, p.1
7/1/1960 Professors Cable, Getchell, and Poppy will be honored for their text "The Physical Sciences"; photo.
7 Science Department Continues Academic Year Institute
Old Gold 0:0, p.105
6/1/1960 Under the sponsorship of the National Science Foundation, the science Department continued the Academic Year Institute and brought together fifty experienced teachers. The department also sponsored the Seventh Annual Science Fair and education programs for junior high math and science teachers.
8 Service award winners named
Alumnus 44:3, p.13
9/1/1959 Eleven receive service awards.
9 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.
10 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.
11 Midwest science teachers convene here this week
College Eye 46:30, p.1
5/13/1955 Several ISTC faculty will participate in program.
12 Science
Old Gold 0:0, p.244
6/1/1954 Brief description of the department; photo.
13 Getchell writes book on organic chemistry
Alumnus 38:2, p.7
5/1/1954 Book designed as one-semester course.
14 Science teachers travel to Ames
College Eye 45:28, p.6
4/30/1954 For IAS meeting.
15 R. Getchell publishes chemistry textbook
College Eye 45:17, p.8
16 Getchell writes text
College Eye 44:40, p.3
7/31/1953 On organic chemistry.
17 Science Department
Old Gold 0:0, p.158
6/1/1952 A brief description of the department with photos of the faculty and of the lab; photo.
18 Twenty-nine members of the instructional and administrative staffs are listed in the 1952 edition of Who's Who in the Midwest
Public Relations News Release 1952:498, p.1
3/24/1952 According to the compilers those included in the publication are of significant reference interest nationally and sectionally, but are identified with the central and midwestern states. Biographical material is given for some of those listed.
19 News about the faculty
Alumnus 35:3, p.3
9/1/1951 List of faculty appointments, resignations, changes, and achievements.
20 A revised edition of "The Physical Sciences," widely-used college science text, will be published later this month by Prentiss Hall and company
Public Relations News Release 1950:377, p.1
5/23/1951 Authors of the book, published in 1940, and the revision are E. J. Cable, Robert W. Getchell, and W. H. Kadesch, all on the emeritus faculty. They are professors of earth science, chemistry, and physics.
21 Eight faculty members at Iowa State Teachers college will take an active part in the 63rd meeting of the Iowa Academy of Science
Public Relations News Release 1950:312, p.1
4/14/1951 Wartburg college is host to the two-day session beginning Friday, April 20. C. W. Lantz, and James V. Farrell are chairmen of the sections on botany and science teaching. Four persons will present papers.
22 Faculty
Old Gold 0:0, p.210
6/1/1950 List of faculty, emeritus staff, and faculty on leave; photo.
23 Eighteen attend Science Academy
College Eye 41:27, p.6
4/21/1950 List of faculty who are presenting and attending.
24 Dr. Getchell resigns after 40 years here
Alumnus 33:4, p.3
10/1/1949 Professor Getchell will now devote time to research; photo.
25 Appoint 95 new faculty members to complete staff
College Eye 41:1, p.1
9/16/1949 The large number of new faculty is due to the heavy post war enrollment.
26 Getchell retires from staff; has longest record for service here
College Eye 40:38, p.1
7/29/1949 Profile of Professor Getchell; photo.
27 Grading papers... preparing lectures... student conferences... occupy faculty
Old Gold 0:0, p.46
6/1/1949 Photos.
28 Science
Old Gold 0:0, p.38
6/1/1949 Brief description of the department; photo.
29 Science faculty at Drake meeting
College Eye 40:27, p.4
4/22/1949 For Iowa Academy of Science.
30 Faculty members are attending career days
College Eye 40:25, p.8
4/8/1949 Will visit schools around Iowa.
31 Kadesch will open science meeting
College Eye 40:25, p.6
4/8/1949 Several ISTC will participate in IAS activities.
32 Instructional Staff
Old Gold 0:0, p.50
6/1/1948 This page lists the instructional staff of Teachers College; photo.
33 Lambda Delta Lambda
Old Gold 0:0, p.222
6/1/1948 Brief description of the group; photo.
34 Physical science seminar
Old Gold 0:0, p.253
6/1/1948 Brief description of the group; photo.
35 Kadesch elected President of Iowa Science Academy
College Eye 39:28, p.7
4/23/1948 Other faculty are also active in the organization.
36 Science and math instructors will attend meeting
College Eye 39:26, p.4
4/9/1948 Of Iowa Academy of Science.
37 Mr. and Mrs. Van R. Crawford
Alumnus 32:2, p.25
4/1/1948 The former Dorothy Mae Getchell and her husband are the parents of Kathryn Lani, who was born on January 26, 1948.
38 Publish college text in German, Spanish
College Eye 39:15, p.3
1/16/1948 Physical Science text translated into other languages.
39 Getchell is appointed to national committee
College Eye 39:12, p.4
12/12/1947 On tests for intoxication.
40 "Ask the Scientist" returns to KXEL
College Eye 39:2, p.3
9/26/1947 ISTC science faculty will form panel.
41 Getchell lathered way in college, grated horseradish for Ph. D.
College Eye 38:38, p.2
7/11/1947 Profile of Professor Getchell.
42 Faculty
Old Gold 0:0, p.105
6/1/1947 List of faculty; photo.
43 Scientists to meet here in state conventions of Junior, Senior groups
College Eye 38:28, p.1
4/18/1947 Program highlights; several ISTC faculty will take part.
44 Iowa scientists will meet here
College Eye 38:27, p.1
4/11/1947 IAS will meet on campus for first time since 1932.
45 Dial Dope 1540
College Eye 38:11, p.4
11/22/1946 Announces upcoming broadcasts on KXEL.
46 Science staff revises book
Alumnus 30:4, p.3
10/1/1946 Professors Cable, Kadesch, and Getchell publish second edition of text.
47 Faculty
Old Gold 0:0, p.56
6/1/1946 Photos of the faculty.
48 Instructional Research
Old Gold 0:0, p.32
6/1/1946 Instructional Research Committee gives suggestions to the Director of Research.
49 Science majors mix school and work
Grubb--Ruth Maxine (Class of 1948)
College Eye 37:32, p.2
5/10/1946 Profiles of students who study science and work in local factories.
50 'Test it' is motto of chemistry lab
Simpson--Richard Edward (Class of 1947)
College Eye 37:29, p.1
4/19/1946 A look at the activities and facilities in the Science Building.


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