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Land Acquisition

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Title Date Summary
1 Board of Regents to meet April 21
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
4/15/2004 UNI issues to be discussed.
2 City, UNI swap land; aquatic center a possibility for CF
Palmer--Greg (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:41, p.3
3/2/2004 UNI trades 12.4 acres along South Main Street to the City of Cedar Falls for 27.6 acres south of 27th Street on the west side of campus.
3 Capital improvements, 1950-1970
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.333
7/1/1995 A survey of new and renovated classroom, administrative, dormitory, and service buildings; new art on campus; the Lechay painting; the NAR; photo.
4 Financial matters
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.145
7/1/1995 Meeting the challenge of post-war inflation; developing the residence hall system; starting the Price Lab School complex; photo.
5 Recently at the Regents
Campus News Network 4:18, p.2
5/9/1994 Report on faculty workload, approval of increase in room and board rates, approval for purchase of house and lot, and approval of Industrial Technology Research Space project.
6 Board of Regents approves UNI's purchase of new property
Northern Iowan 89:29, p.7
12/11/1992 UNI purchases house at 8628 University for $77,500.
7 Recently at the Regents
Campus News Network 3:7, p.1
11/30/1992 Acquire University Avenue property; terminate master of philosophy program.
8 University of Northern Iowa viburnum garden doubles as public exhibit and outdoor lab
Public Relations News Release 1990:98, p.1
10/3/1990 Viburnum garden to display three fourths of the world's species eventually. Burton and Louise Sanders donated the land for the exhibit.
9 New and expanded curricula and services (1913 through April, 1917); the Claxton Commission
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 1:0, p.318
7/1/1990 The college expands its services to include extension, rural education, Bible study, student health, and dormitories; a close look at the Claxton Commission Report and the Inside Survey; photo.
10 Regents name Geadelmann director of state relations
Reicks--Rodney Eugene (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:29, p.1
12/11/1987 Also purchase property at 1216 W. 22nd Street; accepts report re-accrediting Home Economics for ten years; approves road projects.
11 UNI faculty consulting report, radio tower lease approved
Public Relations News Release 1987:262, p.1
3/12/1987 The Board of Regents approves a ten-year lease for land used for a microwave relay tower for KUNI. The Board also recieves faculty consulting reports, showing that the College of Education had the highest number of paid consultants.
12 Council to try for railroad land
Eller--Donnelle Louise (Class of 1986)
Northern Iowan 82:56, p.11
5/6/1986 Cedar Falls trying to get land adjacent to UNI Golf Course for trail system; land belonged to railroad and is supposed to revert to UNI; UNI claims that it does not yet have deed to the land.
13 Board OKs purchase of property, Dome sound system
Northern Iowan 82:10, p.6
10/4/1985 Purchases property at 2215 Merner and 8614 University.
14 Gifts of land will benefit preserves
Northern Iowa Today 13:4, p.5
9/1/1985 Burton and Louise Sanders and Mrs. Leonard Davis donate land adjacent to lowland prairie preserve.
15 Land donated to UNI
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 82:1, p.9
8/30/1985 University acquires two parcels of land for addition to Biological Preserves; photo.
16 Museum gets new building
Northern Iowan 81:49, p.4
4/12/1985 Ron Wilson talks about the move to the former Olympic Gym and Spa building on Hudson Road; photo.
17 Regents approve purchase
Northern Iowan 81:37, p.5
2/22/1985 UNI purchases Olympic Gym and Spa on Hudson Road; may become site for Museum.
18 University purchases land
Northern Iowa Today 13:1, p.5
12/1/1984 UNI purchases seventeen acres on northwest corner of University and Hudson Roads; had been owned by Spring Valley Apartments.
19 Regents approve lightning, detection programs
Northern Iowan 79:37, p.1
2/22/1983 Contract awarded for corridor smoke detection system in dorms; purchase Daisy Dairy property for possible use as home for Museum or Rat Laboratory.
20 Regents approve transactions
Northern Iowan 70:3, p.4
9/21/1973 Architectural services for UNI-CUE; purchase house from Anna Curtis; replace library roof.
21 Campus business projects approved by Regents
Northern Iowan 69:29, p.1
2/2/1973 Renovation project in Old Ad for radio-tv services; acquire Tyler property west of Hudson Road.
22 Regents approve construction projects; award contracts
Northern Iowan 65:58, p.1
5/13/1969 Approve contract for new heating plant west of Hudson Road and tunnel system; approve widening of University Avenue.
23 Regents approve board, room increases
Northern Iowan 65:21, p.1
11/19/1968 UNI will also purchase 6.5 acres of land south of University Avenue; BOR will review bids of contractors to assure minority participation.
24 Board approves appropriations
College Eye 63:3, p.9
9/23/1966 Regents agree to give money to SCI for new building projects.
25 Regents approve new dorm, purchase of land
College Eye 60:30, p.6
2/4/1966 Purchases land south of current campus; approves construction of new dorm near Campbell Hall; partial occupancy planned for September 1967.
26 Legislative group permits land for golf course
College Eye 57:22, p.3
3/15/1963 Seek to purchase land west of Main Street.
27 SCI Foundation to purchase tract of land for biological project
College Eye 57:16, p.3
1/25/1963 Will purchase 75 acre tract along Snag Creek north of Cedar Falls for $6500; will use Matala memorial funds.
28 Dr. Matala biology memorial fund reaches $300 mark
College Eye 57:14, p.4
1/11/1963 Funds may be used to purchase wildlife preserve.
29 Regents approve 100-acre purchase
Alumnus 47:4, p.3
12/1/1962 College will purchase 102.7 acres south of 29th Street.
30 Regents approve plans for new Administration building
College Eye 57:5, p.1
10/12/1962 Approve $750,000 budget; description of new facilities; could be complete by summer 1964; also purchases land for new golf course.
31 College foundation purchases land
College Eye 56:15, p.6
1/12/1962 SCI Foundation purchases two-acre prairie near Butler Center Cemetery.
32 SCI Foundation purchases tract of Iowa prairie
Alumnus 46:4, p.10
12/1/1961 Two acres north of Parkersburg near Butler Center Cemetery will be named after Joseph Clay; photo.
33 Maucker initiates changes
College Eye 52:33, p.1
6/2/1961 A look at the changes initiated by the Maucker administration.
34 ISTC to begin 5 construction projects
Alumnus 45:1, p.3
2/1/1960 Projects include Health Services, Music, Arts and Industries, power plant, and remodeling; college purchases 126 acres of land west of Hudson Road..
35 Construction of new dormitory meets with Board approval
College Eye 51:5, p.1
10/16/1959 Approve $1.2 million for hall later to be named Rider Hall; will use plans from dorm at ISU; will accommodate 400 men; Stadium Hall may close; quick list of other construction plans for the future.
36 Architect working on plans for Health Service, A & I
College Eye 50:37, p.4
7/24/1959 Preliminary plans approved; approve purchase of 40 acres, located south of 27th Street and west of Hudson Road, from the Heckroths for $95,000; description of A & I improvements.
37 Expansion plan announced for campus-wide needs; health service, new dormitory are included
College Eye 50:36, p.1
7/17/1959 Lengthy list of improvements under consideration.
38 College buys Heckroth land
Alumnus 42:3, p.13
9/1/1958 Buys 56.6 acres west of Stadium from Glen and Margaret Heckroth for $108,000.
39 No funds--no building at TC; veto postpones TC plans for campus construction
College Eye 49:1, p.1
9/13/1957 Governor Loveless vetoes appropriations bill; President Maucker hopes for special session; photo.
40 State Board accepts 3 resignations
College Eye 48:33, p.1
6/28/1957 Quick look at faculty personnel changes, land acquisitions, and contracts.
41 Tear down old, build up new for progress on TC campus
College Eye 46:31, p.1
5/20/1955 Contract awarded for dormitory addition that will join Seerley and Baker Halls; old detention hospital will be razed; was one of three farmhouses acquired when ISTC acquired 40 acres west of the Campanile.
42 Approval granted for campus extension
College Eye 44:38, p.4
7/17/1953 Approve purchase of 35 acres south of campus.
43 State committee releases funds
College Eye 44:37, p.3
7/10/1953 Will purchase 35 acres south of 27th Street and west of Hudson Road.
44 Money granted for high school
College Eye 44:30, p.1
5/8/1953 $550,000 for Unit B; other money for completion of Unit A and land acquisition.
45 Land bought for dorm and school
College Eye 40:33, p.1
6/24/1949 College purchases forty-seven acres bounded by Hudson Road, 19th Street, 23rd Street, and Campus Street; will be used for women's dorms, health center, and a new campus school.
46 New property added to campus grounds
College Eye 40:7, p.4
10/29/1948 Purchase twenty acres north and west of campus from Raymond Andrews; plan to build Health Building, new Campus School, and women's dormitory there.
47 1945 spells changes for college
College Eye 37:15, p.6
1/4/1946 Lengthy look at building plans, land acquisition, extension work, return of faculty, converting campus to peace-time activities, and campus entertainment.
48 Campus 'good earth' analyzed by cable
College Eye 32:36, p.1
6/20/1941 Quick look at the development of the campus.
49 Iowa Legislature purchases land for Teachers College
College Eye 32:31, p.1
5/9/1941 Will purchase 80 acre farm belonging to Charles Messier for $20,000; land is south of campus.
50 Room enough now
College Eye 31:39, p.1
7/19/1940 Room for five hundred cars will be available for football games after purchase of four and one half acres west of stadium.


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