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Minorities in Teaching Program

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1 UNI's Minorities in the Leadership of Education Program going strong in its first year
Public Relations News Release 2008:283, p.1
12/22/2008 Nick Pace, says that the percentage of people of color in Iowa's school leadership positions is around 1 percent -- disproportionate to the 13 percent of students who are minorities.
2 Minorities in Teaching Summer Enrichment Program at the UNI introduces 7th and 8th grade students to the possibilities of a teaching career
Public Relations News Release 1999:317, p.1
3/23/2000 UNI is accepting applications for a one week program for minority students interested in teaching as a possible career.
3 Scholarship deadlines approaching
Northern Iowan 96:44, p.4
3/10/2000 Deadline is set for the Sue Follon Women in Leadership and the Minorities in Teaching scholarships.
4 Untitled
Northern Iowa Today 84:1, p.22
1/1/2000 Professor McClain reads stories to class; photo.
5 Minorities explore Iowa teaching opportunities
Fuller--Cynthia
Northern Iowan 96:16, p.4
10/22/1999 Second annual Minorities in Teaching Career Expo will be held on Tuesday; personnel from nine Iowa school districts will be present to chat with interested minority students.
6 Minorities in Teaching Career Expo to be held on Oct. 26
Public Relations News Release 1999:100, p.1
10/22/1999 UNI will host the Minorities in Teaching Career Expo on October 26, in UNI's Commons Ballroom.
7 Gaines; role model for all; Iowa State Teacher of the Year Ruth Gaines speaks at UNI
Van Sickel--Carrie
Northern Iowan 95:6, p.11
9/18/1998 Iowa State Teacher of the Year Ruth Gaines spoke at the Minorities in Teaching luncheon Tuesday; photo.
8 University of Northern Iowa's Minorities in Teaching Summer Enrichment Program brings three dozen students to campus
Public Relations News Release 1997:401, p.1
7/14/1998 High school students are on campus to participate in UNI's Minorities in Teaching Summer Enrichment Program. List of those students attending is given.
9 Minority students learn about teaching
Public Relations News Release 1997:393, p.1
7/9/1998 Minorities in Teaching, a program designed to encourage minority students to become teachers, is being held on campus this week.
10 Innovative UNI program provides language enrichment
Campus News Network 7:20, p.2
6/16/1997 Six-week summer enrichment program will teach social language skills to Waterloo students; photo.
11 Local students participate in University of Northern Iowa's Minorities in Teaching Summer Enrichment Program
Public Relations News Release 1995:479, p.1
8/2/1996 The Minorities in Teaching Summer Enrichment Program is to be held July 15-19.
12 Minorities in Teaching summer program
Campus News Network 5:20, p.2
7/10/1995 College of Education and Minorities in Teaching program are sponsoring week-long program for minority students interested in teaching.
13 UNI Minorities in Teaching offering summer program for ninth graders to explore teaching
Northern Iowan 91:63, p.3
6/30/1995
14 University of Northern Iowa Minorities in Teaching program offering summer program for 9th grade students exploring teaching careers
Public Relations News Release 1994:530, p.1
6/16/1995 Minority students in the ninth grade have the opportunity to take part in a week long program at UNI.
15 December minority grads represent cross-section, success
Public Relations News Release 1993:273, p.1
12/17/1993 December minority grads come from diverse backgrounds.
16 Summer's gone, but not forgotten
Campus News Network 4:1, p.1
8/30/1993 Summary of campus activities since end of spring semester.
17 Northern Iowa helps chart education's course
Northern Iowa Today 21:1, p.Insert 1
3/1/1993 Survey of special programs in College of Education; photo.
18 Minorities in Teaching Director, four students at University of Northern Iowa attend conference of National Alliance of Black School Administration
Public Relations News Release 1992:224, p.1
11/30/1992 Five from UNI attend the Annual Conference of the National Alliance of Black School Educators.
19 Minorities in Teaching student complete workshop at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1991:720, p.1
7/13/1992 Minorities in Teaching students taught other youngsters during a week long workshop.
20 UNI honored for MIT; Curris goes to the White House
Carlson--Jennie
Northern Iowan 88:59, p.1
6/19/1992 Receives national award; photo.
21 MIT program makes difference with majority too
Carlson--Jennie
Northern Iowan 88:58, p.1
6/12/1992 Close look at Minorities in Teaching program; photo.
22 UNI math/science teacher programs receive funds
Campus News Network 2:6, p.1
11/11/1991 Breakdown of $173,638 grant.
23 Minorities in Teaching program receives presidential recognition
Northern Iowa Today 19:2, p.5
9/1/1991 Program honored at forum in Atlanta; objectives of program.
24 Minority teacher recruitment program recognized
Campus News Network 1:21, p.2
8/5/1991 Honored in Atlanta.
25 Minority teaching program recognized nationally
Northern Iowan 87:64, p.1
7/26/1991 Honored at conference.
26 Minority teacher recruitment program at University of Northern Iowa receives presidential recognition
Public Relations News Release 1990:666, p.1
7/22/1991 Minorities in Teaching at UNI encourages minority youth to consider teaching as a career.
27 Sixth graders become math teachers for second graders through program developed by University of Northern Iowa faculty.
Public Relations News Release 1990:527, p.1
4/26/1991 Davenport sixth graders are teaching second graders math problem-solving skills.
28 UNI minority teaching program receives national awards
Northern Iowan 87:30, p.6
1/18/1991 Minorities in Teaching program received 1990 Christa McAuliffe Showcase for Excellence Award.
29 Education program wins Christa McAuliffe award
Campus News Network 1:9, p.1
1/14/1991 Minorities in Teaching program wins award.
30 University program to recruit minorities into teaching receives national award
Northern Iowa Today 74:2, p.10
1/1/1991 Noted in category of attracting minorities to teaching; photo.
31 National award received by University of Northern Iowa's Minorities in Teaching Program
Public Relations News Release 1990:258, p.1
12/17/1990 UNI program aimed at encouraging minority youth to enter the teaching profession receives recognition.
32 UNI strives to increase minority teaching pool
Northern Iowa Today 18:2, p.2
9/1/1990 Thirty-nine students take part in summer enrichment program; photo.
33 57 minority students to attend week-long summer enrichment program at University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1989:666, p.1
5/21/1990 List of student in the Summer Enrichment Program. Students attending will particpate in a variety of career exploration experiences in the field of teaching.
34 "Career beginnings" students from Des Moines visit University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1989:624, p.1
5/7/1990 "Career Beginnings" is a program for minority students, funded by Brandeis University with only 18 sites nationwide. It is designed to provide average high school juniors and seniors with career and higher education experiences.
35 Minorities in Teaching Program
Public Relations News Release 1989:528, p.1
4/4/1990 The Minorities in Teaching Program is a partnership with Cedar Rapids, Davenport, Des Moines, Sioux City, and Waterloo that identifies young minority students who show potential for careers in education. Professor Richard Strub coordinates the program.
36 Building better schools without tearing down walls--an expert opinion
Public Relations News Release 1989:470, p.1
3/15/1990 Professor Thomas Switzer discusses how school, teachers, and parents need to be actively involved in improving the education system. Switzer participates in the Minorities in Teaching Program.
37 UNI counseling grad student works with minorities in teaching program.
Public Relations News Release 1989:237, p.1
11/10/1989 Jonnie Webster works with the University of Northern Iowa Minorities in Teaching Program, providing support services for minority students enrolled in the College of Education.
38 Counseling student works with minorities in teaching program at UNI.
Public Relations News Release 1989:227, p.1
11/7/1989 Jonnie Webster is a graduate student. She works with minority students enrolled in teacher education, to provide them with the support they need to stay in school on a predominantly-white campus.
39 Mostly-white campuses need more support services to keep minority students in teaching, says University of Northern Iowa counseling grad student.
Public Relations News Release 1989:227, p.1
11/7/1989 Minorities in Teaching aim to recruit more minority students into the teaching profession. But once they arrive on a campus like UNI, which is predominantly white, they will need an extra measure of support from University community to stay in school.
40 US West supports UNI's minority program
Northern Iowa Today 73:1, p.35
7/1/1989 US West to give UNI $170,400 over three years; outline of program; photo.
41 Radio/TV Tips.
Public Relations News Release 1988:441, p.1
4/20/1989 To address the issue of not enough minorities in teaching, UNI has developed a new and innovative program called Minorities in Teaching. The program calls for long term, early intervention, nurturing and socialization, rich intellectual experiences.
42 Gift presented to minority teachers
Northern Iowan 85:51, p.5
4/14/1989 U. S. West gives $170,400 over three year period to Minorities in Teaching program.
43 U.S. west foundation announces $170,400 gift to University of Northern Iowa foundations for minorities in teaching program.
Public Relations News Release 1988:396, p.1
4/7/1989 Minorities in Teaching program is a long term plan which had been developed in response to current and future demographic trends. Currently only one percent of teacher's in Iowa are from a minority group, compared to over five times that many students.
44 Minorities needed in education
Sheets--Kerry (Student--1988-1990)
Northern Iowan 85:33, p.1
1/31/1989 Dean Switzer talks about the Minorities in Teaching program.
45 Minorities in education program at Northern Iowa hosts over 100 students, parents and teachers from Davenport Community Schools.
Public Relations News Release 1988:159, p.1
11/11/1988 "Minorities in Teaching" is a new program designed to identify minority students interested in teaching, nurture their interest, help them with appropriate high school course selection and financial aid for college expenses.
46 Minorities in Education program at Northern Iowa hosts over 100 students, parents and teachers from Davenport community schools.
Public Relations News Release 1988:159, p.1
11/11/1988 Students are shown the UNI-Dome on their tour of the campus.
47 Minorities in education program at Northern Iowa hosts over 100 students, parents and teachers from Davenport community schools.
Public Relations News Release 1988:159, p.1
11/11/1988 Students visited Price Laboratory School and were inform of the teaching program, admissions, financial aid.
48 Minorities in education program at Northern Iowa hosts over 100 students, parents and teachers from Davenport community schools.
Public Relations News Release 1988:159, p.1
11/11/1988 Students visit science classroom at Price Lab School.
49 Minorities in education program at Northern Iowa hosts over 100 students, parents and teachers from Davenport community schools.
Public Relations News Release 1988:159, p.1
11/11/1988 Students visit physics class on tour of UNI.
50 Minorities in education program at Northern Iowa hosts over 100 students, parents and teachers from Davenport community schools.
Public Relations News Release 1988:159, p.1
11/11/1988 Students visit a physics classsroom at Price Lab during a tour of UNI.

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