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

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301 Tuition could go up 11.5%
Northern Iowan 98:3, p.1
9/11/2001 The tuition increase is due to a 6% cut in state appropriations.
302 UNI President Koob donates his raise to 'Students First' campaign
Walk--Christian P. (Student--1998-2002)
Northern Iowan 98:3, p.1
9/11/2001 President Koob kicks off the 'Students First' campaign with the donation of his raise this year in the amount of $31,000; photo.
303 UNI president makes lead gift to "Students First" campus campaign
Public Relations News Release 2001:77, p.1
9/5/2001 Robert D. Koob and his wife Yvonne have made a $100,000 gift to UNI's "Students First" campaign; Rick Young announces that over half of the funds have already been raised.
304 Ceremony rings in new year at UNI
Van Sickel--Carrie
Northern Iowan 98:1, p.1
8/31/2001 Morris Dees speaks on civil rights in America today; photo.
305 Champion of justice to speak at University of Northern Iowa Convocation Wednesday, Aug. 29
Public Relations News Release 2001:60, p.1
8/22/2001 Co-founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center, Morris Dees, will speak at UNI's Convocation on August 29.
306 Unique agreement between UNI and DMACC Carroll Campus to allow completion of bachelor's degree major and minor in Carroll
Public Relations News Release 2001:49, p.1
8/16/2001 A technology management major and a business concepts minor can be obtained from UNI at the Des Moines Area Community College, Carroll campus.
307 Raises receive criticism
Northern Iowan 97:61, p.4
7/27/2001 Comments on the recent raises given to the three state university presidents.
308 UNI president donates raise to university foundation
Public Relations News Release 2001:27, p.1
7/27/2001 President Koob gives his approximately $31,000 raise to the "Students First" campaign.
309 UNI rated among top colleges in the nation
Braley--Eric C. (Classes of 2003 and 2008; Communication Studies Faculty)
Northern Iowan 97:59, p.1
7/13/2001 Kaplan/Newsweek announced UNI made the list for the nation's top colleges and universities in the category of best value.
310 A gift for future generations
Northern Iowa Today 85:2, p.Inside Back Cover
7/1/2001 Dan and Sally Frudden donate $250,000 to the Freeburg Center; photo.
311 UNI anniversary events highlight shared destiny
Northern Iowa Today 85:2, p.2
7/1/2001 A look at events commemorating the 125th Anniversary.
312 UNI holds first Community/University Forum
Campus News Network 11:21, p.2
6/5/2001 The theme for the forums is "Envisioning Iowa's Future"; panels include both university and local officials.
313 UNI in the news
Campus News Network 11:20, p.2
5/15/2001 Faculty and programs of UNI are featured in various newspapers.
314 UNI to present community forum on quality of early childhood education
Campus News Network 11:20, p.1
5/15/2001 President Koob will moderate the first forum of "Envisioning Iowa's future."
315 Now it's time to say good-bye
Droll--Robert J.
Northern Iowan 97:55, p.1
4/27/2001 A look back at important events during the 2000-2001 school year.
316 University of Northern Iowa to hold two Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 5
Public Relations News Release 2000:387, p.1
4/25/2001 Over 1300 UNI students will participate in Commencement activities on May 5.
317 McElroy Trust gift benefits UNI's McLeodUSA Center
Public Relations News Release 2000:377, p.1
4/20/2001 The R. J. McElroy Trust has donated $1 million to help fund the McLeodUSA Center.
318 National Playground Safety Week, April 23-27; U. S. Playground Summit April 23 in West Des Moines
Public Relations News Release 2000:370, p.1
4/18/2001 Christine Branche, Deborah Tinsworth, Lester Chuck, Debbie Sampson, ViJay Ramnarian, and Sharon Mays are presenters at this year's U. S. Playground Summit.
319 Kookin' a la Koob
Krastel--Laura (class of 2002)
Northern Iowan 97:51, p.9
4/13/2001 President Koob helps to cook omelets for graduating seniors as part of Senior Week; photo.
320 UNI names student employees of the year
Public Relations News Release 2000:363, p.1
4/13/2001 Student Employees of the Year are named for the second time on campus.
321 Albright to visit UNI next fall
Northern Iowan 97:50, p.1
4/10/2001 Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright will be the first speaker in the Joy Cole Corning Distinguished Leadership Lecture Series; photo.
322 UNI Day proclaimed
Campus News Network 11:17, p.1
4/4/2001 UNI's 125th anniversary announced as UNI Day.
323 Forum looks at potential impact of budget cuts
Scudder--Jeffrey (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 97:48, p.1
4/3/2001 President Koob discusses possible reasons for the budget cut.
324 UNI prepares protest against budget cuts
Scudder--Jeffrey (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 97:44, p.1
3/9/2001 Budget cuts could lead to an increase in tuition.
325 Book hopes to educate Iowans
Northern Iowan 97:39, p.1
2/20/2001 Professor Mark Grey wants to help Iowans understand and accept immigrants moving into the state; photo.
326 UNI president to visit Cedar Rapids
Public Relations News Release 2000:240, p.1
2/12/2001 Robert Koob will discuss educational trends in Iowa on February 14, in Cedar Rapids.
327 UNI canvasses state with new book about immigration issues
Public Relations News Release 2000:227, p.1
2/1/2001 A handbook by associate professor Mark Grey will be distribued to city offices in Iowa.
328 More developments that transformed University of Northern Iowa during its 125-year history
Susan Cornell
Northern Iowa Today 85:1, p.10
1/1/2001 Milestones, additions and changes throughout UNI's campus, students, and staff from 1886 to 1976; photo.
329 More developments that transformed University of Northern Iowa during its 125-year history
Northern Iowa Today 85:1, p.10
1/1/2001 Faculty and administrators comment on the historical growth of UNI; photo.
330 UNI/Iowa Lakes sign program agreement for GIS
Northern Iowa Today 85:1, p.21
1/1/2001 Information on the new arrangement between ILCC and UNI to accept GIS credits from the community college and outlook on the field.
331 Whom does UNI recruit?
Koob--Robert D. (Class of 1962; President of UNI)
Campus News Network 11:11, p.1
12/19/2000 President Koob talks about recruitment.
332 University of Northern Iowa Commencement to be held Saturday, Dec. 16, in the UNI-Dome
Public Relations News Release 2000:180, p.1
12/12/2000 President Robert Koob will confer degrees on approximately six hundred students.
333 'Tis the season
Campus News Network 11:9, p.1
11/20/2000 The holiday tree lighting ceremony will take place on UNI's campus November 28.
334 GBPAC student ticket prices in danger
Northern Iowan 97:24, p.11
11/17/2000 Students have enjoyed half-price tickets to events at the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center because of a grant through the President's office; photo.
335 UNI, Great Lakes sign agreement for GIS credit transfers
Scudder--Jeffrey (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 97:24, p.2
11/17/2000 UNI will begin to accept transfer credits from the Iowa Lakes Community College in the field of Geographic Information Systems.
336 University of Northern Iowa to host annual holiday-tree lighting ceremony
Public Relations News Release 2000:279296, p.1
11/16/2000 Tradition since 1943; campus will host the annual tree lighting ceremony on November 28. Schedule of activities for the day included.
337 UNI/Iowa Lakes sign program agreement for new method of geographic analysis
Public Relations News Release 2000:155, p.1
11/13/2000 Iowa Lakes Community College worked out an agreement with UNI to accept credits for the Geographic Information System to allow for a smoother transfer for students.
338 Redfern, Witt continue to represent UNI in Des Moines
Northern Iowan 97:22, p.1
11/9/2000 Don Redfern wins senate seat with 59.51% of the votes; while Bill Witt is re-elected with a 59.88% showing.
339 And now a word from our president
Koob--Robert D. (Class of 1962; President of UNI)
Northern Iowan 97:20, p.12
11/3/2000 Feels that this presidential election is so close that students may be casting one of the most important votes of their lives.
340 Koob and Harry Potter team up for Halloween
Northern Iowan 97:19, p.9
10/31/2000 Molly Decker and Katie Bleile help out at President Koob's Halloween party; photo.
341 Cedar Valley team attends alcohol conference
Public Relations News Release 2000:135, p.1
10/30/2000 Six representatives from the Cedar Falls area, including President Koob, will attend a conference to obtain new ideas about substance abuse at college.
342 Media Advisory: photo opportunities this weekend at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 2000:139, p.1
10/27/2000 Information about a reunion for the 1950 NCAA National Championship wrestling team, with archive photos available. Also, Halloween party for children and grandchildren of faculty and staff hosted by Robert Koob and his wife.
343 President Koob to host Halloween party
Northern Iowan 97:18, p.11
10/27/2000 After the Halloween party, the play "Wiley and the Hairy Man" will be performed free of charge.
344 Koob shares vision for UNI's future
Campus News Network 11:7, p.1
10/23/2000 President Koob discussed his plans for the university at the P&S staff meeting held October 9. President Koob also talked about increased enrollment, university advancement, and new facilities; photo.
345 Cedar Valley team to attend National Conference on Alcohol and the American College Campus
Public Relations News Release 2000:126, p.1
10/18/2000 President Koob, along with other members of the community, including students, will attend a workshop on the fight against alcohol abuse among college students.
346 UNI Panther Marching Band celebrating its 100th anniversary
Public Relations News Release 2000:94, p.1
9/27/2000 The Marching Band celebrates its centennial during Homecoming week; invites all alumni to take part.
347 Koob encourages faculty to define excellence
Campus News Network 11:5, p.1
9/25/2000 President Koob spoke at the first faculty meeting of the year, outlining his goals for the 2000/2001 school year.
348 P & S staff meet the president
Campus News Network 11:5, p.2
9/25/2000 The Professional and Scientific Staff Council will hold a meeting with President Koob on October 9.
349 UNI honors one of its own: Governor Vilsack, President Koob show respect for Robert Hibbs
Droll--Robert J.
Northern Iowan 97:8, p.3
9/22/2000 The memorial to Robert J. Hibbs was formally dedicated; photo.
350 Students pay the price as U of I sides with Regents
Northern Iowan 97:7, p.1
9/19/2000 University of Iowa's student government president said he felt their position was different from that of other two Regent's universities; believes tuition increase was warranted; photo.


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