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Plant Services

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Title Date Summary
1 Zarifis named to head Department of Public Safety
Campus News Network 11:17, p.3
4/4/2001 Associate director of the UNI Department of Public Safety, Dave Zarifis, is now director.
2 Zarifis named to head UNI Department of Public Safety
Public Relations News Release 2000:342, p.1
4/2/2001 Dave Zarifis has been promoted to head of Public Safety; Dean Shoars will head up operations at the Physical Plant.
3 Keeping campus green
Campus News Network 11:2, p.1
8/14/2000 The NISG and the SEAC have approved the reduction of pesticides and fertilizers on the UNI campus.
4 Making it green, and yellow, and pink . . .
Campus News Network 11:1, p.1
7/24/2000 Plant Services is responsible for maintaining landscaping for more than 250 acres for UNI; photo.
5 The Riot Act
Greene--James (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 94:38, p.11
2/20/1998 Custodian cleans sink; student vomits in the sink.
6 UNI ceramics laboratory under study
Public Relations News Release 1986:361, p.1
4/14/1986 It is being investigated for mechanical problems after some reports of illness after working in the laboratory; classes and other activities have been suspended for as long as the investigation takes.
7 Employee option for University shutdown questioned
Northern Iowan 82:30, p.1
1/28/1986 Questions arise over how employees spent their four work days off campus during Christmas break.
8 Asbestos problem controlled
Northern Iowan 81:60, p.1
7/12/1985 Continuing removal of asbestos from mechanical rooms and tunnels.
9 What's up
Northern Iowan 80:44, p.3
3/20/1984 Meetings and activities; Christ for UNI.
10 Professor and students comment on snow
DeKock--Walter E. (Earth Sciences Faculty)
Northern Iowan 78:42, p.2
3/12/1982 Professor and concerned students discuss Plant Services and snow removal.
11 Tractor Jam . . .
Oakes--William D. (Class of 1983)
Northern Iowan 78:42, p.1
3/12/1982 Two tractors attempting to clear snow between the east tennis courts became stuck and needed assistance in getting out; photo.
12 Employee responds to snow letter
Wilcox--Dan (Plant Services Staff)
Northern Iowan 78:40, p.2
3/5/1982 University employee responds to the sarcastic letter written by two students concerning snow removal.
13 Scherzo
Hantula--Tim (Class of 1985)
Northern Iowan 78:40, p.3
3/5/1982 Student wears a new shoe that melts snow.
14 Plant Service commended
Sauer--Pauline L. (Biology Faculty; Museum Director)
Northern Iowan 77:34, p.2
2/17/1981 Plant Service Division should be given some credit for risking lives during recent snow storm.
15 Snow removal crews keep campus moving
Northern Iowan 77:33, p.1
2/13/1981 Description of measures taken during recent snowstorm.
16 Clean up
Northern Iowan 76:41, p.5
3/7/1980 UNI Plant Services crews are clearing the walkways for students and faculty; photo.
17 Landscaping maintains rink
Northern Iowan 76:36, p.3
2/19/1980 The Landscape Division of Plant Services should receive credit for taking care of Prexy's Pond.
18 Skating on Prexy's Pond
Northern Iowan 76:23, p.2
12/4/1979 Wants UNI plant services to remove snow from Prexy's Pond for ice skating.
19 Steam boiler costs more than Dome
Northern Iowan 76:5, p.7
9/18/1979 Completion of the $8.75 million coal-fired steam boiler construction is expected this January.
20 Thinks some services need to be evaluated
Northern Iowan 74:43, p.2
3/3/1978 Believes that some jobs around the university should be eliminated.
21 Dome roof down again
Northern Iowan 73:60, p.1
7/1/1977 Mechanical failure blamed for recent deflation during rainstorm; photo.
22 New directors appointed
Northern Iowan 71:8, p.8
9/27/1974 Victor C. Potter will be director of plant services; Tom Paulson will be director of engineering services; photo.
23 Business and Plant
Old Gold 0:0, p.33
6/1/1957 The Business Office is responsible for receiving and disbursing funds; the Physical Plant Department's aim is to maintain the buildings, grounds, and equipment; the department employs ninety-six workmen full-time and many students part-time; photo.
24 Special to: The Waterloo Courier
Public Relations News Release 1951:192, p.1
11/27/1951 Heating plant expansion program consisting of a new boiler and turbine generating unit with accessories, started in the spring of 1950, should be practically completed by Jan. 1, 1952. Total cost: approximately $650,000.
25 Special to: The Waterloo Courier
Public Relations News Release 1951:192, p.1
11/27/1951 Contracts on the cross-campus heating tunnel which will carry heat to North Hall and the conduit heating line to the new campus school were let in the fall of 1951. Tunnel contracts will be nearing completion by Jan 1, 1952.
26 Contracts for a tunnel construction job will not be let until August 4
Public Relations News Release 1950:426, p.1
7/23/1951 Business Manager Philip C. Jennings said the proposed 840-foot tunnel will house heating pipes from the heating plant to the new women's residence hall. Six bids will be considered said Jennings.
27 Salary increases averaging about $440 annually have been approved for academic staff members of Iowa State Teachers college
Public Relations News Release 1950:410, p.1
6/29/1951 President J. W. Maucker made the announcement on Friday; each academic staff member will receive at least a $300 annual increase. Non-academic employees in the buildings and grounds department will receive increases July 1.

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