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Martin--James G. (Provost)

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1 Former University of Northern Iowa provost dies
Northern Iowa Today 84:1, p.23
1/1/2000 Provost James Martin died December 14, 1999; photo.
2 Former University of Northern Iowa provost dies
Public Relations News Release 1999:166, p.1
12/16/1999 James G. Martin, vice president and provost at UNI from 1971 to 1989, died December 14, 1999, of natural causes.
3 Financial concerns, 1970-1976
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.389
7/1/1995 UNI administrators battle in the General Assembly and with the Regents for adequate funds; questions about the future of the Laboratory School.
4 The faculty adopts a constitution
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.415
7/1/1995 Detailed account of the negotiations among faculty, administration, and the Regents over the proposed faculty constitution; photo.
5 UNI seeks to implement its mission
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.441
7/1/1995 UNI attempts to expand its curriculum on undergraduate and graduate levels; photo.
6 Doctor of sociology thanks the community and says good-bye
Northern Iowan 88:29, p.2
1/17/1992 Provost Martin says farewell.
7 Record participation, Hoxie honorary doctorate mark spring commencement
Northern Iowa Today 74:1, p.28
7/1/1990 1100 graduates participate; Ralph Gordon Hoxie honored; photo.
8 Member of Iowa Peace Institute Delegation; James Martin, UNI provost, tours Soviet Union
Northern Iowan 86:59, p.1
6/15/1990 Provost Martin gives his impressions of the trip; photo.
9 Northern Iowa provost emeritus tours Soviet Union as member of Iowa Peace Institute delegation.
Public Relations News Release 1990:696, p.1
6/13/1990 Stavropol maintains a sister state relationship with Iowa, and the Peace Institute delegation wanted to expand existing exchange programs between the agriculture states.
10 More than 1,000 students receive degrees at University of Northern Iowa spring commencement.
Public Relations News Release 1990:688, p.1
6/7/1990 List of students graduated in spring of 1990. Commencement address was given by Annette Zuck.
11 Honorary degree to be presented to Ralph Gordon Hoxie at University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1989:621, p.1
5/7/1990 Hoxie a member of the then Iowa State Teacher's College Class of 1940, will be awarded a Doctor of Human Letters degree. He is the founder of C.W. Post College in Greenvale, N.Y.
12 Northern Iowa to graduate more than 1,200 Saturday in UNI-Dome.
Public Relations News Release 1989:626, p.1
5/7/1990 The student address will be delivered by Annette Klein Zuck, who will receive a bachelor's degree with high honors, with a major in elementary education. Some 1,100 graduating students have indicated they will attend the ceremonies Saturday.
13 New history book on University of Northern Iowa to be released Saturday (April 21).
Public Relations News Release 1989:568, p.1
4/13/1990 William C. Lang author of "A Century of Leadership and Service," presents the history of the University in a manner that is descriptive as well as chronological in nature. Volume I covers the years 1876 to 1928.
14 Long-term employees to be recognized at University of Northern Iowa April 21
Public Relations News Release 1989:538, p.1
4/9/1990 Twenty-four university retirees are honored at the annual Recognition Breakfast in the Commons. Those honored have spent at least ten years of service to the University. Tickets are made available through the Controller's Office.
15 Degrees awarded to 330 Northern Iowa summer graduates at Aug. 4 commencement.
Public Relations News Release 1989:8, p.1
8/23/1989 List of UNI's summer graduates. Degrees were conferred by President Constantine Curris. The student address was delivered by Janice Elaine Blockhus.
16 Retired academic vice president plans to spend lots of time on University of Northern Iowa campus.
Public Relations News Release 1989:612, p.1
8/14/1989 James G. Martin's focus remains the same; recruitment of quality faculty to the institution he has served for 18 years.
17 University of Northern Iowa summer commencement Friday (Aug. 4) evening in UNI-DOME.
Public Relations News Release 1988:583, p.1
8/1/1989 350 new alumni will be added to the roster of graduates. Constantine Curris will confer the degrees. Janice Blockhus will deliver the student address. Judith Harrington will conduct the recognition and award of honors.
18 Resident of Mexican University visits University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1988:578, p.1
7/28/1989 The rector of the University of Colima in Mexico will visit. Lic. Fernando Moreno will be accompanied by the general secretary and the athletic director of the University of Colima, Lic. Angel Mario Martinez and Sr. Ramon Barreda and their spouses.
19 Regents approve new majors, administrative appointments, business for Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1988:575, p.1
7/25/1989 New bachelor's degree majors in finance and management information systems were approved. Board also approved discontinuance of the office information systems major and the master's degree of major in translation and interpretation.
20 Bringing the world to Northern Iowa
Witt--William G. (Class of 1972; Public Information Services Staff; General Assembly Member)
Northern Iowa Today 73:1, p.12
7/1/1989 Survey of recent efforts at UNI to enhance international dimension to education; involves bringing more international students to campus and including international aspects in classes.
21 Northern Iowa names 1,356 students to 1989 Spring semester dean's list.
Public Relations News Release 1988:543, p.1
6/26/1989 List of 1,356 students named to the 1989 fall semester Dean's List. Fourteen percent of the undergraduate student body were cited for scholastic honors and will receive a notice from the Academic Affairs informing them their accomplishments.
22 Army ROTC commissioning ceremony Saturday (May 13) at University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1988:484, p.1
5/18/1989 List of twenty students from UNI commissioned as second lieutenants in the United StatesArmy Saturday, in a ceremony conduted by the Department of Military Science.
23 Northern Iowa to graduate more than 1,300 Saturday (May 13) in UNI - Dome.
Public Relations News Release 1988:468, p.1
5/9/1989 Student address delivered by Michelle Wubben, who will receive a bachelor's degree with highest honors. Senior Class gift will be presented by Carole Johnson and Mark Rolland. President Curris will preside and confer degrees.
24 University of Northern Iowa names new vice president and provost
Public Relations News Release 1988:455, p.1
5/1/1989 Nancy Marlin selected as vice president for academic affairs and provost. Constantine Curris says, "Marlin understands the issues facing higher education in Iowa and throughout the country."
25 Local students receive awards at 12th UNI school of business recognition banquet.
Public Relations News Release 1988:413, p.1
4/13/1989 List of business students honored at banquet. Welcome given by Carey Kirk, opening remarks given by Paul Uselding and James Martin. Geust speaker was Tom Gould.
26 UNI names 1,317 students to 1989 fall semester Dean's List.
Public Relations News Release 1988:280, p.1
2/2/1989 List of students and their hometown who made the dean's list for 1989 fall semester.
27 University of Northern Iowa commencement to be at 1 P.M. Saturday, Dec. 17.
Public Relations News Release 1988:203, p.1
12/8/1988 President Constantine Curris will confer degrees on the students, who will include four doctor of education recipients.
28 Curris discusses issues with faculty
White--Ryan A. (Class of 1989)
Northern Iowan 85:25, p.1
11/22/1988 President Curris speaks to the faculty about the selection of a new Provost.
29 UNI seeks female employees
Northern Iowan 85:21, p.1
11/8/1988 Comments on recent report relating to numbers of women employed in various classifications of employment at UNI.
30 Gen. Ed. program debated; faculty concerned as
White--Ryan A. (Class of 1989)
Northern Iowan 85:14, p.1
10/14/1988 Faculty Senate considers General Education report; attempts to understand implications for students and faculty.
31 Martin to retire from UNI
Allen--Trina Russell
Northern Iowan 85:12, p.4
10/7/1988 Provost Martin will retire effective July 31, 1989.
32 Regents approve constuction contracts, name chief negotiator/bargaining team for Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1988:48, p.1
9/15/1988 Construction contract as follows: Larson Construction, Inc., of Independence, a $970, 628 general contract; ACI Mechanical Corp., Ames, a $415,050 mechanical contract; Freeman Electric, Inc., Independence, a $141,800 electrical contract.
33 Search committees help UNI to find right teacher for the job
Northern Iowan 85:5, p.4
9/13/1988 Provost Martin talks about hiring practices.
34 'Coaching' doesn't cut it
Northern Iowan 85:3, p.2
9/2/1988 Believes UNI needs strict and careful hiring procedures.
35 Instructor qualifications examined
Northern Iowan 85:3, p.1
9/2/1988 A look at faculty appointments.
36 'Remembering its past while looking to its future' the University of Northern Iowa broke ground Wednesday (Aug. 31) for its School of Bussiness
Public Relations News Release 1988:28, p.1
9/1/1988 When completed, it will be home to the largest undergraduate business school in the state.
37 University of Northern Iowa summer Commencement scheduled for 7:30 pm July 29.
Public Relations News Release 1988:505, p.1
7/20/1988 President Curris will confer degrees in the Dome; list of Purple and Old Gold Award winners.
38 Northern Iowa names 1,334 students to 1988 spring semester dean's list.
Public Relations News Release 1988:480, p.1
6/28/1988 List of students named to the 1988 spring semester Dean's List at the University of Northern Iowa.
39 Northern Iowa to graduate more than 1,100 May 14 in UNI Dome.
Public Relations News Release 1988:421, p.1
5/6/1988 More than 1,100 students who have completed their undergraduate and graduate studies during the spring semester will receive their degrees on May 14. The student address will be delivered by Robert Richard Hauser.
40 UNI names 1,248 students to 1987 fall semester Dean's List
Public Relations News Release 1987:257, p.1
2/8/1988 The Office of Academic Affairs announces twelve undergraduate students to be placed on the Dean's List. Students earning a 3.5 grade point average in at least twelve hours of credit receive a notice signed by James Martin. Fall graduates are listed.
41 Minority role models needed in classrooms to encourage education careers, Northern Iowa's Curris tells legislative panel
Public Relations News Release 1987:250, p.1
2/4/1988 President Constantine Curris speaks before the Joint Subcommittee on Educational Appropriations on the need for minority educators in Iowa schools. James Martin supports the Board of Regents' plan to increase minority recruitment in education.
42 University of Northern Iowa to hold commencement exercises 1 P. M. Dec. 19
Public Relations News Release 1987:176, p.1
12/11/1987 Professor James Martin conducts the recognition and awards ceremonies for fall commencements ceremonies, with Judith Harrington as commencement marshal. College deans distribute degrees of their respective fields. Music provided by the Brass Quintet.
43 Downey announces plans of retirement
Smith--Michael Joseph (Classes of 1986 and 1990)
Northern Iowan 84:21, p.1
11/6/1987 Will go to Florida to conduct research; description of his achievements in the Graduate College; photo.
44 Iowa College Teachers of History to meet on Northern Iowa campus Saturday (Nov. 7)
Public Relations News Release 1987:119, p.1
11/4/1987 The annual conference of the Iowa College Teachers of History is held in the Redeker Center. Historians from various universities speak at the event, including Professors David Walker, Donna Maier, Jay Lees, and Donald Whitnah.
45 Faculty-Senate considers revision, improvement of mission statement
Thomas--Daniel Carl (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:11, p.6
10/2/1987 Also will consider foreign language graduation requirement.
46 Search for NI adviser begins after five-month wait
Northern Iowan 84:10, p.4
9/29/1987 In wake of Jackson Baty's retirement, the NI will seek a one-third faculty appointment.
47 Degrees awarded to more than 300 UNI summer graduates
Public Relations News Release 1987:451, p.1
8/13/1987 Vice President James Martin presides over commencement ceremonies for summer graduates with DeAnn Marie Huinker delivering the student address. The Purple and Old Gold award were given to Pamela Heinemeyer Funk. Includes a list of graduates.
48 UNI Summer Commencement set for Friday (July 31) in the UNI-Dome
Public Relations News Release 1987:438, p.1
7/23/1987 DeAnn Marie Huinker delivers the commencement speech in the UNI-Dome. Professor Patricia Geadelmann and Jay Edelnant present awards and honors to Pamela Heinmeyer and Adrian Talbot. James Martin presided over the ceremonies.
49 UNI names 1,269 students to 1987 spring semester Dean's List
Public Relations News Release 1987:414, p.1
6/24/1987 Professor James G. Martin names over one-thousand students to be placed on the Dean's List. To qualify, students must maintain a grade point average of 3.5 while taking twelve hours of credit. Includes a list of members by hometown.
50 Regents approve new education dean for UNI; other business
Public Relations News Release 1987:406, p.1
6/18/1987 The Board of Regents names Professor Thomas Switzer the dean of the College of Education, and Dean Shoars as the director of public safety. Professor John Tarr is named head of the Department of Teaching.


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