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Holmes--Mavis L. (Dean of Women)

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1 The women who made UNI
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:42, p.01
3/21/2022 The Northern Iowan continues their Women's History Month coverage, writing about some of the prominent women from the university's history: Mavis Holmes, Frances Webster, Irene Eaton, and Anna Lawther; photo.
2 People believed in us
Northern Iowa Today 91:1, p.5
1/1/2007 Profile of alumni Lee and Kathy Rainey; photo.
3 ROTH complex to dedicate halls
Northern Iowan 92:22, p.4
11/10/1995 Mavis Holmes, Anna McGovern, Daryl Pendergraft, and John Eiklor will be honored in ceremony.
4 University of Northern Iowa hosts program Saturday, November 11 to dedicate new residence halls
Public Relations News Release 1995:120, p.1
11/7/1995 New residence halls to be dedicated at UNI during Family Fest Weekend.
5 Residence halls named for Eiklor, Holmes, McGovern, Pendergraft
Northern Iowa Today 79:1, p.20
7/1/1995 Buildings in new ROTH complex named for former faculty and administrators; short biographical sketches.
6 The evolution of the institution
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.212
7/1/1995 Establishing the PDL system; defeat of an honor system; the theft and cheating ring; coordination with the other Regents universities; the change from ISTC to SCI and then to UNI; the organization of the colleges; photo.
7 Recently at the Regents
Campus News Network 5:18, p.1
5/30/1995 Action at recent meeting included approval of appointment of Nancy Marlin as acting president, naming of ROTH halls, outdoor track facility project, student feel allocations, and ICN network.
8 Regents approve naming University of Northern Iowa residence hall complex
Public Relations News Release 1994:474, p.1
5/17/1995 Board of Regents names four new residence halls after distinguished faculty and staff: Daryl Pendergraft, Mavis Holmes, John Eiklor, and Anna McGovern.
9 Death claims two former administrators: Mavis L. Holmes
Northern Iowa Today 74:2, p.24
1/1/1991 Mavis L. Holmes, former Dean of Students, dies last fall.
10 Leadership weekend scheduled
Moravec--Jeff (Class of 1977)
Northern Iowan 72:41, p.4
2/27/1976 Maucker Union attempting to organize workshop.
11 Students have no dean, no VP autonomy
Northern Iowan 71:12, p.2
10/11/1974 Despite efforts of search committee, UNI has not been able to make an appointment for a new Dean of Students; the office has been vacant since Dean Holmes' retirement and there are no current prospects.
12 UNISA cranks up
Freiberg--Karen (Class of 1974)
Northern Iowan 70:3, p.3
9/21/1973 No new Dean of Students yet; possible change in withdraw date; UNI-Dome fund drive moving along.
13 Women's studies display in UNI library
Northern Iowan 69:44, p.11
4/6/1973 Collection features about four hundred books.
14 Library features career collection
Slaven--A. M.
Northern Iowan 69:38, p.8
3/6/1973 Project began in summer 1972; will help students decide on vocations.
15 "Women's Studies" collection located in library
Northern Iowan 69:37, p.5
3/2/1973 Temporary collection brought together in honor of Mavis Holmes.
16 Dr. Holmes retires as dean of students
Alumnus 58:1, p.15
2/1/1973 Retires February 1 after thirteen years of service to UNI; photo.
17 Reception planned for dean
Northern Iowan 69:28, p.6
1/12/1973 Will honor Mavis Holmes, who will be retiring.
18 Untitled
Northern Iowan 69:19, p.5
11/17/1972 Dr. Mavis Holmes, UNI dean of students, receives the Outstanding Woman Educator Award from presenter Denise Klunder; photo.
19 Dean of Students Holmes to retire after 15 years
Northern Iowan 69:7, p.1
10/6/1972 Profile of Dean Holmes; photo.
20 Status of women to be discussed
Public Relations News Release 1972:252, p.1
1/20/1972 An open hearing on woman in education will be held in the Iowa Memorial Union on the U of Iowa campus will feature Professor Mavis Holmes.
21 UNI Represented at Dedication
Public Relations News Release 1972:200, p.1
12/8/1971 Dr. Holmes represented UNI at the luncheon and dedication ceremonies Dec. 4 of the new College of Nursing building on the U of Iowa campus in Iowa City.
22 Dr. Mavis Holmes promoted to dean of students
Northern Iowan 68:1, p.5
9/17/1971 Regents announce other administrative changes as well.
23 Regents Approve Promotions in UNI Dean's Office
Public Relations News Release 1972:10, p.1
9/10/1971 Dr. Holmes, Mr. Morris and Mrs. Cummings received promotions without salary increases by the Board of Regents.
24 Dean Holmes meets women
Public Relations News Release 67:29, p.1
2/9/1971 Will meet with women in continuing education program.
25 Dr. Holmes to Meet with Continuing Education Group
Public Relations News Release 1970:356, p.1
2/5/1971 Dr. Mavis Holmes will be a guest at a luncheon scheduled on Feb. 10 in the Colombian Room of the Union.
26 11th Annual UNI Conference of Secondary Guidance and College-University Student Personnel Set
Public Relations News Release 1970:63, p.1
10/5/1970 300 guidance counselors and university student personnel officers from Iowa and neighboring states are expected to attend the 11th annual event.
27 Dean Holmes explains conduct probations
Holmes--Mavis L. (Dean of Women)
Northern Iowan 66:56, p.3
5/12/1970 Will withdraw recommendations for penalties against women students; will place them on one year conduct probation.
28 Maucker commends and defends deans of students
Maucker--James William (President of ISTC--SCI--and UNI)
Northern Iowan 66:48, p.2
4/14/1970 President Maucker states that deans are not to blame; they enforce policies with his approval.
29 Liberalization of hours for women students at UNI reported to Regents
Public Relations News Release 1969:488, p.1
4/9/1970 Beginning in fall of 1970, women students, regardless of classification, may be given "no hours" privileges if written permission from their parents is submitted to UNI.
30 UNI Business Recognition Dinner
Public Relations News Release 1969:485, p.1
4/9/1970 Nine UNI business students were honored at a banquet to recognize scholastic and business achievement held in the UNI Regents dining center; awards
31 "No hours" policy presented to president
Northern Iowan 66:41, p.4
3/10/1970 Dean Holmes passes on AWS proposal to President Maucker; policy would allow freshman women to waive hours, with parental consent.
32 2000 Expected to Attend Prospective Teacher Day
Public Relations News Release 1969:139, p.1
11/5/1969 State-wide program involving 20 colleges.
33 UNI Announces Schedule for Program to Dedicate Bender and Dancer Halls
Public Relations News Release 1969:97, p.1
10/22/1969 Dedication program to be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 26 in the Towers Dining and Recreation Center.
34 10th Annual Secondary Guidance and Student Personnel Conference Set
Public Relations News Release 1969:42, p.1
9/30/1969 List of scheduled speakers; activities; associated faculty and staff.
35 Forum unresolved; to continue racial debate
Northern Iowan 66:7, p.1
9/30/1969 Passes resolution in favor of hiring African-American faculty.
36 UNI Fall Semester to Start Soon
Public Relations News Release 1969:1, p.1
8/29/1969 Pre-semester registration, information and activities.
37 Jones elected faculty head
Northern Iowan 65:59, p.8
5/16/1969 Professor Jones elected to position traditionally held by President Maucker; other election results announced.
38 Greeks flourish at UNI
Severin--Barbara (Classes of 1969 and 1971)
Alumnus 53:2, p.9
5/1/1968 Survey of current Greek life at UNI; look at current housing; photo.
39 Unfeasible to renew contracts at semester
Northern Iowan 64:20, p.12
11/17/1967 New housing contract will contain most student recommendations.
40 Does administration have right to enter rooms?
Northern Iowan 64:8, p.1
10/6/1967 Dean Holmes outlines her position that it is sometimes appropriate for university officials to enter rooms.
41 Organizations may withdraw accounts
College Eye 64:4, p.8
9/22/1967 Those organizations whose funds do not arise from student fees may house their accounts outside the Business Office.
42 'Mocking not for AWS'
College Eye 64:2, p.2
9/15/1967 Upset that students mocked candle-passing ceremony.
43 Students-administration express their views on university status
College Eye 63:42, p.5
3/21/1967 Students and administrators tell what they believe the name change will bring and what the school needs.
44 13 faculty members are elected to state offices
College Eye 63:21, p.7
12/2/1966 List of SCI staff and their offices.
45 Fall overload is expected to crowd residence halls
College Eye 60:55, p.4
5/13/1966 50% of rooms will be overloaded; administration officials comment on problem and priority procedures.
46 High-rise dorm to be explained Monday night
College Eye 60:53, p.1
5/6/1966 Will discuss plans for first building in Towers Complex.
47 Perspective: Student leader must encourage responsibility learning
Holmes--Mavis L. (Dean of Women)
College Eye 60:41, p.2
3/15/1966 Dean Holmes discusses the major changes at SCI, including the scenery, the new buildings and sidewalks, the possible university status, and a change in standards and values in students.
48 Women's Week activities will start Tuesday
College Eye 60:18, p.5
11/12/1965 Brief schedule of activities.
49 Hagemann Hall dedication honors former president
College Eye 60:9, p.1
10/12/1965 Quick look at the ceremony.
50 New students have meeting Wednesday
College Eye 60:5, p.4


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