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1 AAUP president express concern over Allen's actions
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 109:23, p.1
11/13/2012 Professor Dan Power, the AAUP-United Faculty President (American Association of University Professors), expressed concern that President Allen's actions have strengthened the possibility that the AAUP Congress will censure UNI at its meeting in 2013.
2 Tuition freeze, grievance process and more
Bancroft-Smithe--Jordan (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:21, p.4
11/6/2012 Letter from student body president Jordan Bancroft-Smithe addressing tuition freeze and grievance process. Update on tuition freeze meeting with Regents.
3 Grievance against professor resolved
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 109:20, p.1
11/2/2012 Issues involve National Guard duty and effect on taking a test for a class. Panel meets to find solution for future conflicts.
4 Guardsman initiates grievance process against UNI professor over missed exam
Northern Iowan 109:18, p.1
10/26/2012 James Roethler filed a grievance against Professor Cathy DeSoto; alleges that Professor DeSoto said that he could not make up exam that he would miss during his absence for military duty.
5 Arbitrator rules in favor of UF regarding merit pay grievance
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:54, p.1
4/27/2012 The university has been ordered to end the policy of requiring student evaluations for each course every semester as the basis for merit pay to professors. United Faculty filed the grievance on behalf of Betty DeBerg.
6 Change in policy advocated
Northern Iowan 97:19, p.6
10/31/2000 Feels students should be judged by a committee of their peers rather than having an instructor make the decision.
7 United Faculty appeals teaching award decision
Northern Iowan 90:44, p.1
3/11/1994 Appeals decision regarding distribution of teaching excellence money.
8 UNI professor challenges arbitration decision
Mashek--Carolyn W. (Class of 1995)
Northern Iowan 90:43, p.1
3/8/1994 Professor Snyder maintains that his evaluation files were used improperly.
9 Arbitrator rules in favor of Board of Regents
Northern Iowan 90:39, p.1
2/22/1994 Rules that university did not violate contract by placing certain materials in evaluation file of Professor Robert Snyder.
10 UNI adopts new grievance policy
Northern Iowan 90:38, p.1
2/18/1994 Outline of new undergraduate academic grievance procedure.
11 NISG dismisses grievance against Krueger, Rempe
Fiderlein--Brian J. (Class of 1998)
Northern Iowan 90:34, p.1
2/4/1994 Grievance over use of student government computer for campaigning.
12 New grievance policy halted
Northern Iowan 90:27, p.1
12/3/1993 Faculty Senate considers revised student grievance policy.
13 NISG votes to suspend by-laws again
Fiderlein--Brian J. (Class of 1998)
Northern Iowan 90:27, p.1
12/3/1993 Supports revised policy on student grievances.
14 Grievance filed over academic evaluations
Northern Iowan 90:23, p.1
11/16/1993 Robert Snyder files grievance over materials, relating to Sports Junkies show, that he deems were inappropriately added to his evaluation.
15 Complaints over grievance policy
Muether--Anthony J. (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 90:10, p.4
10/1/1993 Believes policy regarding academic grievance needs to be streamlined.
16 Grievance policy addressed
Northern Iowan 89:10, p.5
10/2/1992 Faculty Senate refers policy to EPC; considers education curriculum procedures.
17 Charges of racism discussed in detail
Goodlove--Sara A. (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 87:50, p.1
4/9/1991 Former financial aid counselor outlines charges.
18 Former employee files discrimination suit against UNI; previous boss calls racial charges "asinine"
Goodlove--Sara A. (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 87:48, p.1
4/2/1991 University will fight charges.
19 Grievance procedures available
Phipps--David (Student--1990)
Northern Iowan 87:15, p.4
10/23/1990 Grievance procedures are in place to protect students.
20 AMA student defends Penn
Northern Iowan 86:10, p.2
10/6/1989 Presents lengthy defense of Professor Penn.
21 Grievance policy passed unanimously by Board
Osborne--Ann Marie (Class of 1991)
Northern Iowan 85:65, p.1
7/28/1989 Roy Sandstrom develops grievance procedure.
22 Board of Student Publications looks at grievance guidelines
Osborne--Ann Marie (Class of 1991)
Northern Iowan 85:64, p.1
7/21/1989 Will consider establishing a procedure for grievances against NI.
23 Walton offered new position at university
Miller--Jennifer C. (Student--1989-1990)
Northern Iowan 85:12, p.1
10/7/1988 Don Walton offered position as research specialist.
24 Decision of Curris regarding grievance lodged against the University by Donald R. Walton.
Public Relations News Release 1988:84, p.1
10/3/1988 Aaron Wolff's findings revolved around the issue of whether UNI offered Donald Walton alternative employment, when terminated in 1984. He concluded "UNI has not carried its burden of proving that alternative employment was offered to Grievant.
25 Nonaligned faculty being eliminated
Blake--Carl E.--III
Northern Iowan 85:6, p.2
9/16/1988 Offers observations on recent grievance case.
26 Arbitrator supports Walton's UNI return
Miller--Jennifer C. (Student--1989-1990)
Northern Iowan 85:4, p.1
9/9/1988 Arbitrator says that Don Walton should be offered back pay and a $50,000 job; President Curris must consider if he will accept the decision.
27 Arbitrator to hear Walton case today
Reicks--Rodney Eugene (Class of 1988)
Public Relations News Release 84:58, p.1
5/3/1988 Don Walton believes he was unfairly terminated from his position.
28 UNI must provide former administrator with hearing
Northern Iowan 83:49, p.1
4/3/1987 District court rules that Don Walton is entitled to a hearing on his grievance relating to his termination of employment on November 30, 1984.
29 Miller withdraws grievance filed against UNI last spring
Bingham--Elizabeth (Class of 1915)
Northern Iowan 83:31, p.4
1/23/1987 Pat Miller chooses not to pursue matter; grievances by other faculty members are still pending; photo.
30 Profs file more grievances
Bingham--Elizabeth (Class of 1915)
Northern Iowan 83:16, p.1
10/21/1986 A look at the grievances filed by Ben Stavis and Pat Miller.
31 Prof files new grievance
Bingham--Elizabeth (Class of 1915)
Northern Iowan 83:5, p.1
9/12/1986 Professor Stavis maintains that there were both procedural and substantive errors in his dismissal.
32 Martin rules against Millers
Mayo--Sandra (Class of 1987)
Northern Iowan 82:55, p.6
5/2/1986 Provost rules against grievances brought by Patrick Miller and Leslie Miller.
33 United Faculty passes resolution: no penalty for union activities
Northern Iowan 82:42, p.1
3/11/1986 United Faculty believes it sees a pattern in denial of tenure in Department of Industrial Technology
34 Non-renewal of contracts influenced by student assessments
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 82:38, p.3
2/25/1986 Benedict Stavis challenges the University's decision not to renew his probationary appointment; photo.
35 Stavis pleads case Thursday : probationary appointment not renewed
Northern Iowan 82:36, p.5
2/18/1986 Professor Marvin Hill of Northern Illinois University will serve as arbitrator of Benedict Stavis's hearing.
36 Student challenges RHA court
Hute--Mary (Student--1983)
Northern Iowan 79:38, p.2
2/25/1983 Student is upset with the Resident Hall Association Court.
37 Burris moved again, this time for the better
Ratekin--Jack G. (Class of 1984)
Northern Iowan 79:25, p.1
12/7/1982 New office offers greater visibility; the Reverend Burris may file grievances about other matters.
38 Final EOP performance evaluation completed
Schares--Allen Thomas (Class of 1979; Broadcasting
Northern Iowan 78:53, p.1
4/30/1982 Evaluation team working on report; should be reported to Faculty Senate in May; Tom Remington elected Senate chair; Fred Hallberg is vice chair; establish graduate student grievance procedures; establish deadlines for grades to be turned in.
39 Thanks to VP Martin
Finnerty--Diane L. (Class of 1983)
Northern Iowan 78:38, p.2
2/26/1982 Student thanks Vice President Martin for giving attention to student grievances.
40 Discrimination charge 'invalid'
Armstrong--Kathryn R. (Class of 1982)
Northern Iowan 78:18, p.4
11/6/1981 A three-member faculty panel heard evidence on the discrimination complaint filed by Carol Scharff, formerly an art instructor at UNI.
41 Instructor not rehired, charges discrimination
Armstrong--Kathryn R. (Class of 1982)
Northern Iowan 78:5, p.1
9/15/1981 Carol Scharff alleges discrimination; panel hears testimony.
42 Kamerick 'accepts' arbitrator's decision
Northern Iowan 76:46, p.1
4/4/1980 Dispute over tenure status of Professor David Christensen has inspired heated debate and forced the use of an arbitrator to resolve the situation.
43 There's a place for academic grievances; students must initiate the action
Northern Iowan 76:19, p.5
11/13/1979 The Student Academic Appeals Board receives grievances from students dissatisfied with a grade.
44 Archaeology prof files grievance; Schokkenbroek protests termination
Vorman--Julie A. (Class of 1979)
Northern Iowan 75:46, p.1
45 UNI grad suggests procedure
Northern Iowan 75:36, p.2
2/16/1979 Former UNI student Bill DeShaw offers a new procedure for the appeals board.
46 Grievance procedure outlined; students do have recourse
Northern Iowan 75:35, p.1
2/13/1979 Step by step procedures for student grievances.
47 Arbitrator sides with administration; Tharp loses tenure decision
Northern Iowan 75:34, p.1
2/9/1979 Arbitrator finds that administration did not violate procedure.
48 Crownfield, Tharp explain their views
Northern Iowan 75:34, p.1
2/9/1979 Believe that Article 2 of the faculty contract needs to be changed.
49 Tenure issue debated; Tharp questions Ph. D.
Northern Iowan 75:20, p.1
11/10/1978 Arbitration hearing on denial of tenure to Professor Tharp; Provost Martin and Professor Tharp express opinions on value of doctoral degree.
50 New student grievance procedure draft nears final proposal stage
Scobee--Randy (Student--1977-1978)
Northern Iowan 75:9, p.10
9/29/1978 Description of the drafting process in a policy for student employment grievances.


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