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Riggs--John F. (Board of Trustees)

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Title Date Summary
1 The Board of Directors, 1876-1897; the Board of Trustees, 1897-1909
Hart--Irving Harlow (Extension Faculty and Archivist)
First 75 Years 0:0, p.27
7/1/1951 Board members who had particular influence on the Normal School; duties of the Boards; difficulties involving selection of faculty.
2 John F. Riggs
Alumnus 17:2, p.12
4/1/1933 Tribute to President Seerley.
3 Official Notes
Seerley--Homer Horatio (President of ISNS andISTC)
Normal Eyte 21:20, p.341
2/15/1911 Controversy over President MacLean's resignation; legislation moving slowly in General Assembly; John F. Riggs is vacationing in Alabama.
4 Official Notes
Seerley--Homer Horatio (President of ISNS andISTC)
Normal Eyte 21:13, p.216
12/14/1910 Discusses the meeting of the Educational Board of Examiners, the need for small pox vaccines, and the increasing number of Americans who drink alcohol and smoke.
5 Official Notes
Normal Eyte 21:8, p.126
10/26/1910 Faculty will attend ISTA meeting, so no classes will be held; Professor Page is recovering; Edith Buck has been ill; Roger Leavitt attended mission meeting; Professor Arey will prepare memorial statement on Professor Parish.
6 Official
Seerley--Homer Horatio (President of ISNS andISTC)
Normal Eyte 20:29, p.475
4/20/1910 State educational news.
7 Official
Seerley--Homer Horatio (President of ISNS andISTC)
Normal Eyte 20:19, p.312
2/2/1910 National and state educational news; Asa Mathews and Lenore Shanewise admitted to University of Chicago.
8 Official
Seerley--Homer Horatio (President of ISNS andISTC)
Normal Eyte 20:16, p.264
1/12/1910 John Riggs is investigating rural education; fourteen states represented in college enrollment this year; Normalites at University of Iowa will hold banquet.
9 Official
Seerley--Homer Horatio (President of ISNS andISTC)
Normal Eyte 20:14, p.232
12/15/1909 Summer session being organized; faculty makes new rules on special courses; Jennie Hutchinson teaching at Buena Vista College.
10 Official
Seerley--Homer Horatio (President of ISNS andISTC)
Normal Eyte 20:5, p.88
10/6/1909 Steel frame of Library roof nearly done; window glass and ventilation equipment on hand; teacher certification exam will be given; faculty golf group holding series of tournaments.
11 Official
Seerley--Homer Horatio (President of ISNS andISTC)
Normal Eyte 20:3, p.38
9/23/1909 Commencement addresses will be published as conclusion of work of Board of Trustees; many alumni are teaching at colleges and universities.
12 Graduation exercises; two hundred graduates receive their diplomas.
Normal Eyte 20:0, p.18
6/12/1909 Account of Commencement ceremony; photo.
13 Trustees retire
Normal Eyte 20:0, p.2
6/12/1909 Board of Trustees ends service, Board of Education take over; brief history of the Board of Trustees; photo.
14 Board of Trustees
Old Gold 0:0, p.18
6/1/1909 List of trustees and brief description of new board that will govern the three state institutions; photo.
15 Trustees in session; board holds three days of meeting--three teachers resign
Normal Eyte 19:28, p.433
5/5/1909 Building Committee awards contracts for new Library building; Charles Anthony, Laura Bowman, and Jennie Hutchinson resign; tribute to I. J. McDuffie.
16 Supt. Riggs
Normal Eyte 19:24, p.382
4/7/1909 Named Albert Loughridge as state college inspector.
17 Association of Contributors to Iowa Education and History
Normal Eyte 19:20, p.311
2/24/1909 Officers, objectives, and membership of the new association aimed at collecting and preserving "facts, data, materials, and objects as in any way relate to the origin, growth, and development of education in this state."
18 Organization formed; association of contributors to Iowa education and history organized- headquarters here
Normal Eyte 19:18, p.274
2/10/1909 Group elects officers; hopes to collection and preserve "everything that in any way relates to history and education."
19 Official
Normal Eyte 19:14, p.209
1/13/1909 Marshalltown paper defends Normal School; John F. Riggs talks about salaries and efficiencies in schools; Professor Frampton gives recital; Anna Childs spoke to reading circle; Trustees consider new Library and summer session.
20 The suggestion
Normal Eyte 19:13, p.208
12/16/1908 Support for Wilbur Bender as State Superintendent of Public Instruction.
21 From our exchanges
Normal Eyte 19:5, p.79
10/7/1908 News from other colleges; State Superintendent John Riggs may issue a report opposing fraternities and sororities.
22 Normal board makes report
Normal Eyte 19:3, p.36
9/23/1908 Adopted biennial report; includes requests for appropriations from General Assembly.
23 The Board of Trustees
Old Gold 0:0, p.9
6/1/1908 Brief history of the Board, with a roster of members and committee assignments; photo.
24 Official
Normal Eyte 18:18, p.279
2/5/1908 Those who enroll late will be charged extra; Alys Bentley will teach music in the summer; let brick contract for Library; Governor Cummins will speak; plans for President's House ready; Simplified Spelling Board will meet; John Riggs is busy.
25 The new law and its results
Normal Eyte 18:15, p.228
1/15/1908 Compares teacher licensure before and after the new legislation.
26 Official
Normal Eyte 18:9, p.132
11/6/1907 Names speakers for Southwestern Iowa Teachers Association conference; praises lecture course; discusses teacher salaries; teachers should be reliable and should challenge themselves to improve their instruction.
27 I. S. N. S. Board of Trustees
Old Gold 0:0, p.43
6/1/1907 Photo
28 The new Iowa state certificates
Normal Eyte 17:34, p.530
5/29/1907 The application of two new laws will go into effect in July of 1907.
29 Normalites to mark papers; one half of State Board of Examiners composed of Normal alumni
Normal Eyte 17:8, p.114
10/31/1906 Large number of applicants under new certification law; five of the ten board members are Normalites.
30 Board of Trustees
Pedagog 0:0, p.9
6/1/1906 Board of Trustees; photo.
31 Board of Trustees
Normal Eyte Annual 0:0, p.4
6/1/1905 Board of Trustees; photo.
32 Meet at Red Oak; the Southwest Iowa Teachers Association hold interesting session; a most successful meeting--many notable addresses given
Normal Eyte 15:11, p.161
11/16/1904 Detailed description of the program of the Southwest Iowa Teachers Association.
33 A teacher's union; the pedagogs of southern Iowa will attempt to advance salaries
Normal Eyte 14:33, p.521
5/21/1904 Group consists mostly of country school teachers; questions about the value of the group.
34 Mr. J. F. Riggs
Normal Eyte 14:24, p.382
3/5/1904 Addressed chapel.
35 The State Teachers Association
Normal Eyte 14:16, p.241
1/9/1904 Teacher salaries was the main topic of discussion at the annual meeting.

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