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Koob--Robert D. (Class of 1962; President of UNI)

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101 UNI to break ground on Business and Community Services building
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
6/9/2005 Ground breaking will take place June 18, 2005.
102 Cedar Valley Nonprofit Stars Awards announced by UNI American Humanics program
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
6/3/2005 American Humanics recognizes exceptional work in the nonprofit field for the first time in the Cedar Valley. Speaking at the event were Kala Stroup, President Koob, and Nate Gerdes.
103 UNI to award Doctor of Humane Letters to Cedar Falls attorney LeRoy Redfern
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
5/4/2005 Short bio of LeRoy Redfern showcasing some of his many accomplishments.
104 UNI graduating 23 students in Carroll 2 + 2 program in western Iowa
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
5/3/2005 This is fifth group to graduate from the program.
105 University of Northern Iowa to host Commencements in the UNI-Dome May 7
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
4/29/2005 Student addresses will be give by Andrew Krumm and Jenny Rokes.
106 Grad school a more viable option for some; another post-graduation alternative to the 'real' world
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:54, p.9
4/26/2005 Some graduates are turning to graduate school upon graduation; photo.
107 UNI names Student Employees, Employer of the Year
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
4/22/2005 Eligible students must be enrolled in nine hours of classes and be in good academic standing to receive award.
108 UNI new home for KWWL's Best of the Class
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
4/21/2005 KWWL will honor ninety-seven high school students from around the area at UNI.
109 Friday, April 22
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
4/18/2005 Cedar Valley Nonprofit Stars Awards Luncheon will take place with Nate Geerdes speaking; Second Annual Science Conference for Children will be held.
110 Second annual Iowa Mentoring and Induction Institute conference to take place in Cedar Falls
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
4/15/2005 Conference will address effective practices to support beginning teachers. Speakers and presenters include: Richard Elmore, Edmund Gordon, and Judy Jeffrey.
111 TRIO/Educational Opportunity Programs Day celebration to take place April 2
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
3/28/2005 Event honors students who succeed in college with support from TRIO/EOP.
112 University of Northern Iowa to award honorary degrees to Grant, Eno at May commencement
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
3/16/2005 An honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters will be awarded to Christine Grant and Rex Eno.
113 UNI names James Lubker interim provost, pending Regents approval
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
3/1/2005 James Lubker will replace Aaron Podolefsky and his appointment will be effective no later than July 1.
114 UNI President Robert D. Koob to address Joint Education Appropriations Subcommittee
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
2/14/2005 President Koob, along with the presidents of the two other state universities will discuss the $40 million dollar request from the state.
115 UNI Alumni Association issues official class ring
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
2/9/2005 New class ring available to alumni and students who have achieved junior standing.
116 UNI spring enrollment announced
Northern Iowan 101:32, p.2
1/28/2005 Enrollment for the 2005 spring semester is 11,896.
117 Untitled
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
1/26/2005 University reports available.
118 "Leaders on Leadership" series
Northern Iowan 101:31, p.2
1/25/2005 Robert Koob and Jane Hasek will speak on educational leadership.
119 UNI spring enrollment announced
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
1/25/2005 11,896 students are registered for classes this semester.
120 UNI's 'Leaders on Leadership' series to begin Tursday, Jan. 27
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
1/20/2005 President Koob and Jane Hasek will be the first presenters in the series.
121 Scholars to walk on water
Turnage--Mark A. (Class of 2008)
Northern Iowan 101:28, p.3
12/10/2004 The final exam for the freshman Presidential Honors seminar "Creative Problem Solving" is to find a way to walk across the WRC Leisure Pool.
122 University of Northern Iowa commencement to take place Saturday, Dec. 18, in the UNI-Dome
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
12/10/2004 650 students will participate in commencement ceremonies.
123 Koob rewarded for community involvement
Vande Zandschulp--Jessica (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:24, p.1
11/19/2004 President Koob recognized for his philanthropic efforts for the Cedar Valley by receiving the Ben Franklin Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals; photo.
124 Purple color of choice for UNI supporters
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:23, p.1
11/16/2004 UNI implements program to bring alumni and prospective students closer to university spirit in Iowa communities.
125 $10,000 gift to support student entrepreneurial endeavors
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:21, p.1
11/9/2004 Central Iowa Power Cooperative to help local students develop internships with small developing businesses; photo.
126 UNI president to receive Benjamin Franklin Award from AFP
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
11/9/2004 President Koob will receive an award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals for his significant impact upon philanthropy in the community.
127 UNI to 'celebrate the purple' in Dubuque; Coach Greg McDermott to speak
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
11/4/2004 Holding "Celebrate the Purple in Your Life" event in Dubuque to encourage alumni and parents to build relationships with the university; targets prospective students.
128 Student admission based on merit, not race
Vande Zandschulp--Jessica (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:15, p.1
10/19/2004 Looks at affirmative action nationwide and at UNI.
129 President Koob heads out on the highway; while looking for adventure, Koob finds Alaska
Vande Zandschulp--Jessica (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:11, p.14
10/5/2004 President Koob enjoys his summer motorcycle outings; photo.
130 Rod Library fosters wealth of information, learning
Turnage--Mark A. (Class of 2008)
Northern Iowan 101:11, p.1
10/5/2004 Many current and former UNI personalities gather to celebrate the library's fortieth anniversary and acquisition of its one millionth volume.
131 UNI ranked second in the top colleges of the Midwest; President Koob says college's goal is to 'provide best possible education for students'
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:11, p.11
10/5/2004 UNI receives high rankings in Kiplinger's Personal Finance, the Princeton Review, and U. S. News & World Report.
132 UNI to break ground for McLeod Center
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
10/1/2004 Will take place Oct. 9 at 2:15 p. m. south of the UNI-Dome.
133 Rod Library celebrates 40 years, one million volumes
Stibbs--Michelle (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:9, p.1
9/28/2004 Rod Library to commemorate forty years of operation in its current building as well as the addition of the one millionth volume to its collection; photo.
134 Regents establish base tuition
Gerling--Taylor R. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:8, p.1
9/24/2004 School administrators can then add to the base tuition to accommodate their own budgets.
135 UNI's Rod Library celebrates 40th anniversary and millionth volume
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
9/22/2004 Will hold week-long celebration; features speakers from each college.
136 McLeod Center; estimated $20M economic impact to help area
Turnage--Mark A. (Class of 2008)
Northern Iowan 101:7, p.1
9/21/2004 Groundbreaking ceremony to be held October 9 during Homecoming activities; anticipated opening date in fall of 2006; photo.
137 McLeod Center receives major support from John Deere Foundation
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
9/10/2004 Has committed $250,000 to the project.
138 Record graduation numbers aid UNI in achieving enrollment target
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
9/8/2004 President Koob believes the state budget allows for enrollment to be between 12,700 and 12,900. Enrollment for the fall semester is 12,824.
139 Playing with success
Ketels--Denton
Northern Iowa Today 88:2, p.10
9/1/2004 A look at the experience of the team, students, and alumni at the NCAA basketball tournament; photo.
140 UNI one of only four universities selected for national community pilot project
Northern Iowa Today 88:2, p.17
9/1/2004 Making Place Matter program aims at strengthening connections with community.
141 Dear students, faculty, and staff
Koob--Robert D. (Class of 1962; President of UNI)
Northern Iowan 101:1, p.1
8/27/2004 President Koob welcomes students back to campus and explains some changes; photo.
142 News Brief/Calendar of Events; Monday, Aug. 23
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
8/23/2004 Annual faculty meeting held at Strayer-Wood Theatre; fall semester begins; welcome-back cookout at the Center for Multicultural Education is held.
143 For eighth consecutive year, UNI ranked second on 'U. S. News & World Report' list
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
8/20/2004 UNI ranks second in the category "Midwestern Universities--Master's" for public universities.
144 UNI classes begin Monday, Aug. 23; 'Welcome Week' offers variety of activities
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
8/13/2004 List of activities for the week.
145 Board of Regents to meet August 3 and 4
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
7/26/2004 Agenda items for meeting.
146 Tuition Opportunity makes higher education a reality
Smith--Jessica Dee (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:58, p.1
6/25/2004 The new Tuition Opportunity Program for Iowans seeks to aid low-income families by coordinating scholarships and grants to pay for four years worth of tuition; photo.
147 Former UNI prof has plant named after him
Kirkpatrick--Tashana Nicole (Class of 2005)
Northern Iowan 100:57, p.4
6/18/2004 Former biology professor Lawrence Eilers is honored by former students. They named a newly discovered plant species after him.
148 UNI and ISU to continue nonprofit management program
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
6/16/2004 Final two sessions in management skills program to be held at UNI-CUE in Waterloo.
149 UNI begins Tuition Opportunity Program for Iowans; pledges assistance to needy students
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
6/11/2004 UNI coordinates grant and scholarship opportunities to fully cover tuition and related fees for up to four years for financially needy students.
150 UNI cited in national Education Trust report for high performance in graduation rates
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
6/3/2004 UNI recognized for comparatively high levels in graduation rates.

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