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Orr--Alan R. (Biology Faculty)

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Title Date Summary
1 Scholarships influence research, deepen understanding of the world
Northern Iowa Today 93:1, p.16
6/1/2009 Alexa Warwick tells how helpful scholarships have been to her; photo.
2 Recently/soon to be published: Alan Orr
Campus News Network 8:5, p.Insert 1
10/13/1997 Alan Orr published article on maize in journal.
3 Halloween Howl promises to be a wild time at the Hearst Center for the Arts
Northern Edition 1:4, p.4
10/20/1993 Description of fundraising event.
4 Summer fellowships announced
Campus News Network 3:11, p.1
2/8/1993 Roster of winners and their topics of research.
5 University of Northern Iowa offers students, faculty, industry access to sophisticated electron microscopes.
Public Relations News Release 1989:634, p.1
5/9/1990 Transmission and scanning electron microscopes can magnify samples up to 200,000 times their original size, allowing research at the molecular level. Biology students examine organic materials, everything from bacteria on corn plants.
6 Dubuque native Mark Burdt recieves J.S. Latta Undergraduate Research Award.
Public Relations News Release 1988:211, p.1
12/15/1988 The award was based on academic achievement, a letter of reference from Burdt's sponsoring instructor and his reseach proposal. The award will go to fund his reseach project, "Ear and Tassel in the Teosinte."
7 Autumn leaves are changing color earlier¿it may be drought damage.
Public Relations News Release 1988:63, p.1
9/26/1988 Alan Orr says he predicted early changes, and says a snap of cooler weather may mean that our fall foliage won't last very long.
8 Untitled
Northern Iowa Today 16:3, p.1
9/1/1988 Professors, students, and alumni talk about the way biology is taught at UNI; photo.
9 'What's happening in genetics' biology update set for April 3 at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1987:255, p.1
3/11/1987 A workshop on human genetics, evolution, and biotechnology was held in Lantz Auditorium in McCollum Science Hall. Leaders of the conference include Dorothy Brecheisen, Robert Seager, and Alan Orr. The event was open to the public.
10 Tri-Beta meeting
Northern Iowan 80:22, p.3
11/15/1983 Alan Orr will talk about his research.
11 Botanical chairperson elected
Northern Iowan 80:16, p.7
10/25/1983 Alan Orr will be chair of teaching section of Botanical Association of America; photo.
12 Department strives to make an impact
Old Gold 0:0, p.34
6/1/1982 The Department of Biology concerns itself in active contribution within the state of Iowa; photo.
13 UNI faculty members write biology text
Public Relations News Release 1980:62, p.1
9/10/1980 Professors James Kelly and Alan Orr co-author biology text titled, "Self-Pacing Biology Experiments".
14 Biology
Old Gold 0:0, p.39
6/1/1979 The Department of Biology offers many opportunities to students with scientific interests; the biology courses are mainly held in the newly constructed science building, also in an arboretum, two local forest preserves, and in a prairie preserve; photo.
15 Tri-Beta for students
Northern Iowan 72:6, p.3
9/19/1975 Professor Orr talks about Beta Beta Beta.
16 Eight on staff named outstanding
UNI Century 2:3, p.2
6/1/1974 List of professors named "Outstanding Educators of America for 1974".
17 Eight UNI educators are honored
Northern Iowan 70:52, p.14
5/3/1974 Roster of those honored as "outstanding educators of America".
18 UNI Museum features Japan
Northern Iowan 69:9, p.12
10/13/1972 Professor Orr will narrate slide show.
19 Regents Approve Professional Development Leave for UNI Faculty Member
Public Relations News Release 1971:693, p.1
6/25/1971 Dr. Orr has been granted leave with pay to participate in a study exchange program in Japan.
20 Regents Approve Promotions of 32 Faculty Members at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1971:529, p.1
4/12/1971 List of faculty members with approved promotions.
21 Student-learning emphasis in audio-tutorial system
College Eye 60:46, p.1
4/12/1966 Alan Orr talks about a supplementary form of learning; photo.

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