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Metal Casting Center

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1 Another dimension comes to UNI
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:15, p.1
10/18/2013 UNI owns the biggest 3-D printer in Iowa. The printer cost $1.5 million to purchase. The printer's primary use will be to create molds for the Metal Casting Center, but the art department may be using it for sculptures as well; photo.
2 UNI hosts metal casting workshop for high school teachers
Public Relations News Release 2012:317, p.1
6/13/2013 The workshop will provide participants with an introduction to metal casting with an emphasis on process control and equipment maintenance; a two-day professional introduction and general overview of the metal casting process.
3 The future of UNI
Kressig--Bob (State Representative)
Northern Iowan 108:43, p.4
3/9/2012 Representative Bob Kressig urges all in the district to contact legislators in support of UNI in the upcoming budget battle.
4 UNI's Metal Casting Center to host workshops for Boy Scouts
Public Relations News Release 2009:231, p.1
1/20/2010 More than 50 Boy Schouth will attend a workshop at the Center to earn the metalwork merit badge with a founder option. The center is offering its facilities to the scouts at no charge and materials are being donated.
5 UNI metal casting program granted five-year accreditation
Public Relations News Release 2008:575, p.1
6/11/2009 The metal casting program recently received its first five-year accreditation from the Foundry Educational Foundation (FEF). Of 25 universities belonging to FEF, UNI is one of only three that have received a five-year term.
6 Luzerne native at UNI wins national scholarship
Public Relations News Release 2008:214, p.1
11/12/2008 Nate James, a manufacturing technology major, was recently awarded the David Laine Scholarship from the North American Die Casting Association. To win, James worked in the die casting industry for three months, at Ace Precision Castings in Marshalltown.
7 UNI awarded federal grant for Center for Advanced Bio-based Binders
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
6/21/2006 Grants for one million dollars will help develop bio-based binders in the UNI foundry.
8 Defense programs could see 4 mil
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 102:13, p.3
10/11/2005 Money would fund projects that UNI helps carry out for the Department of Defense; photo.
9 UNI programs transfer expertise to businesses and communities
Northern Iowa Today 86:1, p.6
1/1/2002 Survey of programs aimed at assisting the state; photo.
10 John Deere employees trained at UNI
Cremer--Justin A. (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 94:44, p.1
3/13/1998 New John Deere employees have been trained at UNI's Metal Casting Center; photo.
11 Metal Casting Center trains new John Deere employees
Campus News Network 8:14, p.1
3/9/1998 250 new Deere employees spend one day of training at Center; photo.
12 Metal Casting Center trains John Deere employees
Northern Iowa Today 26:2, p.3
3/1/1998 About 250 Deere employees receive some training; photo.
13 UNI Metal Casting Center training new John Deere Foundry employees
Public Relations News Release 1997:241, p.1
2/26/1998 Metal Casting Center has taken part in the training of John Deere Foundry employees, according to Doug Miller.
14 University of Northern Iowa's Metal Casting Center assisting in training of new John Deere employees
Public Relations News Release 1997:235, p.1
2/23/1998 Metal Casting Center helped train nearly 250 new John Deere employees.
15 Lang Hall funding among appropriations approved for UNI
Campus News Network 7:19, p.1
5/27/1997 Lang Hall renovation and other campus projects received funding from Iowa General Assembly.
16 Miller named director of Metal Casting Center at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1996:176, p.1
11/21/1996 Biographical profile of Douglas Miller.
17 A successful disaster
Public Relations News Release 1995:404, p.1
6/3/1996 The Metal Casting Center conducted a large scale disaster drill and is now correcting any problems that might lead to a real disaster.
18 University of Northern Iowa Metal Casting Center's disaster drill serves as learning experience
Public Relations News Release 1995:386, p.1
5/20/1996 Because of the potential for a devestating disaster, the Metal Casting Center enacted a disaster exercise simulating a steam explosion.
19 Community responds to Metal Casting Center "explosion"
Exline--Heidi J.
Northern Iowan 92:49, p.1
4/12/1996 Center holds successful disaster drill; photo.
20 Market Development Program
Campus News Network 6:15, p.1
4/8/1996 Market Development Program offers a service to the state while giving business students working experience; photo.
21 Metal Casting Center to host mock disaster drill
Public Relations News Release 1995:292, p.1
4/2/1996 Simulated foundry explosion at the Metal Casting Center will involve area emergency response units.
22 Mock disaster drill planned for Metal Casting Center
Northern Iowan 92:46, p.1
4/2/1996 Will test emergency services reaction.
23 Kaboom
Public Relations News Release 1995:281, p.1
4/1/1996 Mock explosion to be staged at the Metal Casting Center.
24 Ready to explode!
Campus News Network 6:14, p.2
3/25/1996 Metal Casting Center will simulate foundry explosion and response April 5.
25 South wall of the Metal Casting Center at the University of Northern Iowa will explode on April 5, 1996
Public Relations News Release 1995:267, p.1
3/15/1996 A foundry explosion at the Metal Casting Center will be simulated on April 5 in conjunction with Cedar Falls Fire and Police Departments and Sartori Paramedics.
26 Job market for UNI metal casters looks promising
Northern Iowan 92:38, p.8
2/23/1996 Excellent opportunities for UNI graduates in this field; photo.
27 UNI's Metal Casting Center receives high marks from OSHA
Northern Iowan 92:34, p.1
2/9/1996 Center requests inspection; does well.
28 A quick recovery
Public Relations News Release 1995:189, p.1
1/29/1996 Success stories from the Metal Casting Center are shared.
29 University of Northern Iowa Metal Casting Center gets high marks for safety
Public Relations News Release 1995:184, p.1
1/23/1996 Metal Casting Center receives high marks from Iowa OSHA.
30 Profile: Dan Quick
Campus News Network 6:9, p.5
1/16/1996 Profile of Metal Casting Center director Dan Quick; photo.
31 Situation wanted: new college grads seek CEO position
Calhoun--Katherine Treloar
Northern Iowa Today 79:2, p.9
1/1/1996 Two recent graduates establish foundry; photo.
32 University of Northern Iowa technology transfer and economic development programs benefit thousands of Iowa companies
Public Relations News Release 1995:135, p.1
11/15/1995 Iowa companies benefit from UNI outreach programs.
33 Recently at the Regents
Campus News Network 4:22, p.1
8/1/1994 Final operating budget approved for UNI, student aid increased, approved WRC building design, Maucker Union roof and plaza will be renovated, and funding is designated.
34 Foundry Education Foundation meeting at University of Northern Iowa Thursday, Friday
Public Relations News Release 0:507, p.1
4/21/1994 Agenda released for the Foundry Education Foundation meeting at UNI.
35 University of Northern Iowa Metal Casting students awarded scholarships
Public Relations News Release 1993:322, p.1
1/26/1994 Scholarship winners announced for Foundry Education Foundation.
36 University of Northern Iowa's Quick to National Workshop on Metal Casting
Public Relations News Release 1993:319, p.1
1/25/1994 Daniel Quick was one of the speakers for sessions on current technological activities for metal casting at a national workshop.
37 UNI awarded $1.8 million grant for metal casting
Northern Iowa Today 77:2, p.20
1/1/1994 Receives grant from Technology Reinvestment Project; photo.
38 UNI's metal Casting Center receives $1.8 million grant
Potter--James Erik (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 90:21, p.2
11/9/1993 Will use funds to purchase equipment.
39 UNI's Metal Casting Center
Campus News Network 4:6, p.3
11/8/1993 Will receive $1.8 million as part of federal Technology Reinvestment Project.
40 University of Northern Iowa's Metal Casting Center to demonstrate brass pouring process for Senator Tom Harkin.
Public Relations News Release 1993:150, p.1
10/29/1993 Molten brass will be poured during Senator Tom Harkin's visit to the Metal Casting Center.
41 Metal Casting Center at University of Northern Iowa selected to receive $1.8 Million
Public Relations News Release 1993:141, p.1
10/22/1993 Metal Casting Center receives $1.8 Million over a two year period.
42 Media Advisory
Public Relations News Release 1993:140, p.1
10/1/1993 UNI Metal Casting Center to receive $1.8 Million grant.
43 Assignment UNI
Public Relations News Release 1993:57, p.1
9/20/1993 Weekly sampling of events and activities at UNI.
44 Media Advisory
Public Relations News Release 1993:59, p.1
9/20/1993 The Metal Casting Center and John Deere Waterloo foundry will be conducting an experiment on sand reclamation and the effect of heat.
45 Metal Casting Center delivers sand reclamation technology
Northern Iowa Today 21:2, p.4
9/1/1993 Project will boost competitiveness of foundries.
46 36 tons of technology
Campus News Network 3:17, p.5
5/3/1993 Showcase mobile sand reclamation unit.
47 University of Northern Iowa's Metal Casting Center to hit the road
Public Relations News Release 1992:579, p.1
4/23/1993 Metal Casting Center faculty and students to showcase a mobile sand-reclamation unit at the American Foundrymen's Society CastExpo in Chicago.
48 Gregory Quick implements safety programs at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1992:515, p.1
4/12/1993 Safety programs for small foundries in the area are being developed by Gregory Quick, a senior metal casting major at UNI.
49 University of Northern Iowa participating in foundry sand reclamation project
Public Relations News Release 1992:282, p.1
1/12/1993 The Metal Casting Center at UNI is working with others to deliver the technology to Iowa manufacturers on how to deal with tons of used foundry sand.
50 Breaking the mold: grant enables UNI's Metal Casting Center to reach out to private industry
Northern Iowa Today 76:2, p.24
1/1/1993 Wallace Technology Transfer Foundation gives $215,000.


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