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Holcombe--Charles W. (History Faculty)

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1 UNI to host lecture on pre-modern Chinese history
Public Relations News Release 2008:439, p.1
4/2/2009 "The (Sixth-Century) Reunification of China" will be the topic by Charles Holcombe, professor of history. He will explore the pivotal era in pre-modern Chinese history that led to China's reunification in 589 A.D. under one imperial dynasty.
2 Six UNI professors receive Regents Award for Faculty Excellence
Public Relations News Release 2007:419, p.1
2/11/2008 Biographical profiles of Mohammad Rawwas, Katherine van Wormer, Lucille Lettow, Charles Holcombe, Melissa Beall, and Daryl Smith.
3 UNI to host 29th Annual Carl L. Becker Memorial Lecture in History
Public Relations News Release 2002:89, p.1
9/19/2002 Chun-shu Chang, professor of history at the University of Michigan, will present the Becker Memorial Lecture.
4 Tang China topic for UNI History Lecture Series Wednesday, Nov. 14
Public Relations News Release 2001:202, p.1
11/8/2001 Charles Holcombe will present "Immigrants and Strangers: From Cosmopolitanism to Confucian Universalism in Tang China (618-907)."
5 Tiananmen Square massacre still sensitive subject 10 years later
Public Relations News Release 1998:403, p.1
5/27/1999 Ten years ago, troops fired on demonstrators in Beijing's Tiananmen Square and killed several hundred protestors. Charles Holcombe discusses the impact this event has had on Chinese society.
6 Staff in the UNI office of Public Relations
Campus News Network 9:17, p.Insert 2
4/19/1999 Received awards from Northeast Iowa Chapter of Women in Communication.
7 The University of Northern Iowa will host two Elderhostel sessions in June and July
Public Relations News Release 1998:280, p.1
3/5/1999 Two Elderhostel sessions of classes will be held in June and July. Classes will be taught by Jerome Soneson, Don Rierson, Harold Wohl, Edward Amend, Bill Shepherd, and Charles Holcombe.
8 Profile Holcombe
Campus News Network 9:3, p.3
9/14/1998 Profile of Charles Holcombe; photo.
9 Evaluating President Clinton's China trip
Public Relations News Release 1997:392, p.1
7/2/1998 Professor Charles Holcombe evaluates President Clinton's trip to China.
10 Iowa high school model United Nations to meet for 33rd year on University of Northern Iowa campus Thursday-Saturday, April 24-26
Public Relations News Release 1996:370, p.1
4/21/1997 UNI host Iowa Model United Nations Conference. Students will interact as a real international body. List of Secretariat.
11 Iowa High School Model National to meet for 32nd year on University of Northern Iowa campus Thursday-Saturday, April 18-20
Public Relations News Release 1995:318, p.1
4/16/1996 Model UN members are from Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin.
12 Iowa High School Model United Nations to meet for 31st year on University of Northern Iowa campus Thursday-Saturday, April 20-22
Public Relations News Release 1994:398, p.1
4/18/1995 Model UN to meet on the UNI campus.
13 Regents approve faculty promotions, tenure
Campus News Network 4:17, p.1
4/25/1994 Faculty members receiving promotions and tenure.
14 Iowa High School Model United Nations to meet for 50th year on University of Northern Iowa campus Thursday-Saturday, April 14-16
Public Relations News Release 0:477, p.1
4/12/1994 Activities are listed for the 50th anniversary of Model United Nations to be held on the UNI campus. Students listed.
15 Summer fellowships announced
Campus News Network 4:12, p.1
2/14/1994 Summer fellowship award winners are announced.
16 Assignment UNI
Public Relations News Release 1993:158, p.1
11/1/1993 Weekly sampling of events and activities on the UNI campus are listed.
17 University of Northern Iowa history professor to discuss Early China history Wednesday, November 3
Public Relations News Release 1993:146, p.1
10/28/1993 Premodern China represents a fairly successful example of a "melting pot" according to Charles Holcombe.
18 Iowa high school Model United Nations to meet for 29th year on University of Northern Iowa campus Thursday-Saturday (April 15-17)
Public Relations News Release 1992:526, p.1
4/13/1993 Joan Martin-Brown will be the keynote speaker for the Model U.N. Officers listed.
19 High school Model United Nations will bring 1,000 Iowa students to University of Northern Iowa April 9-11
Public Relations News Release 1991:549, p.1
4/8/1992 Representative Dave Nagle will give the keynote address to the Model United Nations Conference. Students listed.
20 The big bang began in China--fireworks
Public Relations News Release 1990:637, p.1
7/1/1991 The Chinese are credited with inventing fireworks.
21 Iowa High School Model United Nations to meet for 27th year on University of Northern Iowa campus Thursday-Saturday (April 18-20)
Public Relations News Release 1990:494, p.1
4/16/1991 High school students from Iowa will attend Model UN at UNI. Zarine Nandan will address the group.
22 Democracy vs. communism in Deng Xiaoping's China is subject of history lecture Wednesday (April 17) at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1990:474, p.1
4/9/1991 Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping will be the subject of a history lecture at UNI.
23 Kaboom kaboom! 4th of July fireworks began in China.
Public Relations News Release 1990:719, p.1
7/2/1990 Charles Holcombe, says the invention of fireworks is credited to the Chinese, who invented gunpowder. Today's firecrackers haven't changed that much from those used almost 2,000 years ago.
24 University of Northern Iowa to host 1,000 high school students for 26th annual model united nations Thursday-Saturday. (April 19-21)
Public Relations News Release 1989:570, p.1
4/16/1990 The Model U.N. reflects the functions of the real international body, with high school students serving as delegates from their respective countries which they have researched throughout the year.

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