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Peterson--Gerald Lee (Library Faculty)

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1 Homer Seerley's great-grandson honors heritage with gift to Rod Library
Northern Iowa Today 95:3, p.18
10/1/2012 Stan Culley, a great-grandson of President Homer Seerley, will donate a portion of his estate to the Rod Library; believes libraries are a key to learning; photo.
2 Alumnus donates historical collection to Rod Library
Northern Iowa Today 94:2, p.28
4/1/2011 Maurice (Moe) Wadle donates collection of Pocket Books to Library; will be housed in Special Collections; photo.
3 UNI Rod Library acquires new historical collection
Public Relations News Release 2010:240, p.1
3/11/2011 The library recently received more than 1200 pieces of the well-known "Pocket Book" series, one of the first popular paperback series in the United States. The collection was donated by 1978 UNI alumnus Maurice "Moe" Wadle.
4 Pictures of 1933 campus life donated to University Archives.
Public Relations News Release 2010:234, p.1
3/4/2011 Ruth Buchholz, daughter of Leroy Blumer, a former student at the Iowa State Teachers College, donated a collection of pictures that her father took while he was a student.
5 A treasure trove of university history
Taylor--Mary L. (Public Relations Staff)
Northern Iowa Today 93:3, p.8
1/1/2010 A look at the collections and services of the Rod Library Special Collections and University Archives; photo.
6 Baker Hall deals with mold
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:33, p.1
2/8/2008 Advanced Environmental testing firm found thirty-six offices in Baker Hall that contained higher allergen levels than outside air. Their inspection followed discovery of mold in August of 2007; photo.
7 UNI to launch national search for new provost and vice president for academic affairs
Public Relations News Release 2007:135, p.1
9/6/2007 Bemjamin Allen has appointed a committee to conduct a search for a new provost and vice president for academic affairs.
8 Artwork livens up campus landscape
Harken--Sarah (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:2, p.1
8/28/2007 One-half of one percent of the cost of a building goes toward creating artwork that everyone can view and enjoy; photo.
9 UNI Public History Program Internship Advisory Council annual meeting
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
5/11/2007 The Public History Program Internship Advisory Council held its annual meeting; list of members.
10 Golden Class of 1956 and Class of 1946 hold reunion on UNI campus
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
5/3/2006 Class reunions will be held; planned events include speakers, campus tours, and a concert by Jazz Band One.
11 CEEE celebrates 10th anniversary
Northern Iowan 101:30, p.2
1/21/2005 A celebration for the CEEE's tenth anniversary will take place on January 24. Speakers will discuss environmental education in Iowa.
12 UNI Center for Energy and Environmental Education celebrates 10th anniversary
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
1/18/2005 Anniversary celebration will be held on Monday at the CEEE.
13 Happy birthday, Northern Iowan
Steffen--Amie R. (Class of 2006)
Northern Iowan 100:55, p.1
4/30/2004 Northern Iowan celebrates its 100th volume; photo.
14 Cedar Falls draws large number of celebrities
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:22, p.11
11/14/2003 Photos and events in UNI's history are archived in Rod Library's Special Collections University Archives; photo.
15 Hall holds nearly one hundred years of history
Ellenwood--Jacquelyn D. (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 99:55, p.13
5/2/2003 History of Seerley Hall; photo.
16 Phantom facilities: the four that never made it
Andresen--Kelli (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 99:54, p.11
4/29/2003 Four proposed buildings never made it to construction, including an octagonal library, a men's dormitory, a third Tower, and a chapel; photo.
17 Two UNI residence halls stand above the rest
Andresen--Kelli (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 99:54, p.11
4/29/2003 History of Towers Complex; photo.
18 Panthers applaud renovations to the "Old Aud"
Schmitz--Lisa Marie (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 99:52, p.11
4/22/2003 History of Lang Hall, formerly the Old Auditorium; photo.
19 Campanile more than just a tower
Zimmer--Erin M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 99:51, p.9
4/18/2003 History of Campanile.
20 Requirements change with the times at UNI
Northern Iowan 99:32, p.1
1/31/2003 Graduation requirements are different today from what they were in the university's past.
21 UNI Special Collections receives special recognition
Weiskircher--Heidi B. (Classes of 2005 and 2006)
Northern Iowan 99:24, p.1
11/22/2002 An article in the Midwest Archives Conference newsletter praised the website of Rod Library's Special Collections and University Archives; photo.
22 UNI's Rod Library Special Collections Web sit receives kudos
Public Relations News Release 2002:200, p.1
11/14/2002 Rod Library Special Collections' web pages were praised by the Midwest Archives Conference.
23 Student newspaper history to be preserved
Northern Iowa Today 85:2, p.20
7/1/2001 Library wins grant to preserve portions of the student newspaper.
24 Valuable lessons to be learned from UNI's historians
Peterson--Gerald Lee (Library Faculty)
Northern Iowa Today 85:2, p.36
7/1/2001 Gerald Peterson talks about what he has learned by studying those who have written about UNI; photo.
25 Preserving history
Campus News Network 11:22, p.2
6/26/2001 Grant given to Library Special Collections and University Archives for preservation of student newspapers; photo.
26 Preservation of historical documents
Public Relations News Release 2000:467, p.1
6/18/2001 Gerald Peterson discusses the importance of preserving historical documents.
27 UNI's student newspaper's 100 year history to be preserved
Public Relations News Release 2000:461, p.1
6/7/2001 A grant will make possible the preservation of the University of Northern Iowa's student newspaper from 1878 to 1884 and from 1900 to 1914.
28 More developments that transformed University of Northern Iowa during its 125-year history
Northern Iowa Today 85:1, p.10
1/1/2001 Faculty and administrators comment on the historical growth of UNI; photo.
29 Gerald Peterson
Campus News Network 11:6, p.Insert 1
10/9/2000 Gerald Peterson published a pictorial history of UNI.
30 Librarian's history of UNI picture perfect
Meyer--Natalie (Student--2000)
Northern Iowan 97:12, p.8
10/6/2000 A pictorial history book on UNI is written by University Archivist Gerald Peterson; photo.
31 The University of Northern Iowa's pictorial history, compiled by special collections librarian
Public Relations News Release 2000:97, p.1
9/29/2000 Special Collections Librarian Gerald Peterson wrote a pictorial history of the University of Northern Iowa from material located in the University Archives.
32 Media Advisory: rebirth of tradition with University of Northern Iowa Convocation August 28; opportunity to interview Ben Carson
Public Relations News Release 2000:43, p.1
8/22/2000 The tradition of the convocation will be reinstated this year, with Ben Carson discussing the importance of education.
33 UNI professor and students to be featured on Iowa Public Television
Public Relations News Release 1999:240, p.1
2/8/2000 Roy Behrens and five students will be featured on the Friday, February 11 edition of "Living in Iowa at 8:30 p.m.
34 Special Collections provides link to past
McCurley--Lynn A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 95:60, p.6
7/16/1999 Special Collections and University Archives contains historical information about UNI and other special book collections; photo.
35 Archivist brings pieces of past into future
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 94:27, p.9
12/9/1997 Profile of University Archivist Gerald Peterson; photo.
36 Clean out files, don't wipe out history
Peterson--Gerald Lee (Library Faculty)
Northern Iowan 94:22, p.7
11/14/1997 Archivist Gerald Peterson urges care in paper recycling effort.
37 Ceremony to honor two generous library contributions at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1996:356, p.1
4/15/1997 UNI holds ceremony for the donation of the Stageberg to the Rod library Special Collections.
38 UNI beginning portrayed in Lang Hall; but restoration is needed to preserve artwork of school's birth
Northern Iowan 93:46, p.10
4/1/1997 Bas-reliefs in Lang Hall date back to the beginning of UNI; photo.
39 A portrait in time
Campus News Network 6:16, p.2
4/22/1996 Joanne Goldman's public history class created a 120th anniversary exhibit on UNI history in Great Reading Room.
40 University of Northern Iowa to celebrate its 120th anniversary with variety of activities April 20-27
Public Relations News Release 1995:324, p.1
4/17/1996 Activities are announced for the celebration of the 120th anniversary of UNI.
41 Blast to the past: UNI Museum features one-room schoolhouses of early Iowa
Northern Iowan 92:45, p.8
3/29/1996 Museum exhibit "Chalk Dust, Erasers, and Recess" opens; photo.
42 Northern Lights--observing a dozen decades of great teaching
Campus News Network 6:14, p.1
3/25/1996 UNI will celebrate its 120th anniversary with many activities in the fourth week of April.
43 University of Northern Iowa Museum's "Chalk Dust", Erasers, and Recess" exhibit celebrates Iowa education
Public Relations News Release 1995:238, p.1
2/26/1996 UNI Museum exhibit looks back at education in the 18oos.
44 We're having a party and you're invited to participate!
Campus News Network 6:9, p.2
1/16/1996 UNI will celebrate its 120th anniversary April 20-26.
45 Acknowledgments--Volume II
Bridges--Barbara Ann Lang (Class of 1961; Laboratory School Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.xiii
7/1/1995 Professor Lang.'s daughters thank those who assisted in the preparation of the UNI centennial history.
46 Faculty Senate investigates grade inflation
Northern Iowan 89:52, p.1
4/13/1993 Senate considers reasons for rising GPAs including better students, higher expectations, and external factors.
47 Mini-grants provide for multicultural and gender diverse studies
Campus News Network 2:17, p.1
5/4/1992 Roster of faculty awarded mini-grants.
48 Eleven years of work pays off: Northern Iowan Index for 1967-1991 completed
Northern Iowan 88:57, p.7
5/1/1992 Library Special Collections staff puts together subject index to Northern Iowan.
49 History names campus; what's in a name?
Little--Todd Alan (Classes of 1993 and 1996)
Northern Iowan 88:18, p.5
11/1/1991 Brief survey of buildings and their namesakes.
50 Acknowledgments
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 1:0, p.xi
7/1/1990 Professor Lang credits those who helped him in the research and writing of the centennial history.


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