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Smaldino--Sharon E. (Education Faculty)

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1 UNI Phi Delta Kappa Chapter holds spring awards program
Public Relations News Release 2007:93, p.1
8/8/2007 The Phi Delta Kappa chapter held it spring awards program to recognize members and announce scholarship recipients.
2 Life, liberty and the pursuit of information
Public Relations News Release 2002:186, p.1
11/11/2002 Benefits of Internet access in America will be talked about.
3 UNI educational communications/instructional technology programs meet national standards
Public Relations News Release 2002:178, p.1
11/4/2002 UNI will be in the first in the state to be accredited under the new standards.
4 Dr. Mary Herring and Sharon Smaldino
Campus News Network 11:6, p.Insert 2
10/9/2000 Mary Herring and Sharon Smaldino will make a presentation at a workshop in Denver.
5 Graduate College
Campus News Network 10:21, p.Insert 2
7/3/2000 Awards were given to graduate students and a member of the graduate faculty.
6 University of Northern Iowa Graduate College presents awards
Public Relations News Release 1999:426, p.1
5/25/2000 List of graduate students and faculty member who received awards from the Graduate College.
7 Presentations/lectures/exhibitions: Thomas Switzer, Robert Hardman, Sharon Smaldino, and Matthew Kollasch
Campus News Network 8:3, p.Insert 1
9/15/1997 Thomas Switzer, Robert Hardman, Sharon Smaldino, and Matthew Kollasch presented papers on interactive technology at Education Commission meeting.
8 Computers help make summer learning fun
Public Relations News Release 1995:413, p.1
6/5/1996 Sharon Smaldino talks about ways to use computer games to promote learning.
9 Sharon Smaldino
Campus News Network 6:13, p.Insert 1
3/11/1996 Co-authored "Instructional Media and Technologies for Learning".
10 Sharon Smaldino
Campus News Network 6:13, p.Insert 2
3/11/1996 Involved in many workshops at Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference and presented on distance learning.
11 Moonlight's still feeling right
Public Relations News Release 1995:166, p.1
12/18/1995 UNI offers evening degree program over the Iowa Communications Network.
12 Award winners go the distance
Campus News Network 5:18, p.1
5/30/1995 Robert Hardman and Sharon Smaldino awarded U. S. Distance Learning Association's Excellence in Teaching Award; photo.
13 Excellence in teaching award presented to two University of Northern Iowa faculty
Public Relations News Release 1994:454, p.1
5/10/1995 Robert Hardman and Sharon Smaldino receive awards for excellence in teaching.
14 Presentations/lectures/exhibitions: William Callahan, Sharon Smaldino and Thomas Switzer
Campus News Network 5:14, p.Insert 1
3/27/1995 William Callahan and Sharon Smaldino presented paper at American Association of Colleges for Teachers Education, moderated by Thomas Switzer.
15 Presentations/lectures/exhibitions: Leigh Zeitz and Sharon Smaldino
Campus News Network 5:12, p.Insert 2
2/27/1995 Leigh Zeitz and Sharon Smaldino presented a workshop at the annual Association Educational Communications and Technology conference.
16 Video game violence.
Public Relations News Release 0:618, p.1
6/13/1994 Parents are concerned about the violence and sexual content creeping into video games.
17 Presentations/lectures: Robert Muffoleto, Sharon Smaldino, and Leigh Zeitz
Campus News Network 4:18, p.4
5/9/1994 Robert Muffoleto, Sharon Smaldino (C&I), and Leigh Zeitz (teaching) led a panel discussion on technology and teaching.
18 Presentations/lectures: Sharon Smaldino
Campus News Network 4:18, p.4
5/9/1994 Sharon Smaldino (C&I) co-presented at a conference for educational media.
19 Informational meeting on proposed graduate degree program in Educational Technology from university of Northern Iowa to be held Monday & Tuesday, Marc
Public Relations News Release 0:431, p.1
3/21/1994 Sites listed for ICN broadcast of informational meeting concerning MA degree for Educational Technology.
20 Presentations/lectures: Sharon Smaldino and Robert Muffoletto
Campus News Network 4:14, p.3
3/14/1994 Sharon Smaldino and Robert Muffoletto presented several papers at conference on educational media.
21 Recently/soon to be published: Sharon Smaldino
Campus News Network 4:14, p.3
3/14/1994 Sharon Smaldino collaborated on a series of articles on distance education.
22 Learning through fiber optics; the switch has been flipped
Campus News Network 4:5, p.1
10/25/1993 Robert Hardman and Sharon Smaldino have prepared more than four hundred teachers to teach over the ICN; photo.
23 University of Northern Iowa faculty train core of Iowa teachers to bring new learning opportunities to students on fiber optic network
Public Relations News Release 1993:115, p.1
10/11/1993 400 Iowa teachers learn the basics for using the new telecommunications network in Iowa during a workshop at UNI.
24 Sources for topics of discussion
Public Relations News Release 1992:743, p.1
7/12/1993 TV ratings, river flooding, and flood insurance are topics for discussion this week at UNI.
25 University of Northern Iowa to host Literacy Institute week of Sunday, June 20
Public Relations News Release 1992:719, p.1
6/16/1993 Incorporating technology into a classroom setting will be the focus of the Teacher Education Alliance's Literacy Institute. Pam Johnson and Mike Simonson will address the group.
26 Teachers in school this summer to bring new learning opportunities to students in fall
Public Relations News Release 1992:627, p.1
5/31/1993 375 teachers are learning the basics of the Iowa Communication Network this summer.
27 Sources for help with discussing current events named.
Public Relations News Release 1992:471, p.1
3/29/1993 This week's topics for discussion include: Is peace possible in Yugoslavia, can the West help Yeltsin stay in power, and Iowa, a leader in interactive learning through communications.
28 "I'm majoring in passive recreation with an emphasis on pac man."
Public Relations News Release 1991:655, p.1
5/25/1992 Sharon Smaldino states that children playing video games are often involved with problem solving, creativity, and imagination.
29 Northern Iowa sources for this week's topics in the news:
Public Relations News Release 1991:544, p.1
4/6/1992 Self-help books, baseball roots, sex and violence on TV, gypsy moths, and cancer control month are the topics for discussion. Faculty are listed that may be of help.
30 For couch potatoes, the best thing to come along since the lay-z-boy
Public Relations News Release 1991:514, p.1
3/26/1992 National Cable TV Month is celebrated with the discussion of its history.
31 Teens & TV sex--Do you know what your kids are watching?
Public Relations News Release 1991:23, p.1
9/2/1991 Parents urged to visit with their children about the way that sex is portrayed on TV by UNI professor.
32 Fewer commercials allowed in children's programming, but parental guidance still key to T.V. watching
Public Relations News Release 1990:536, p.1
5/13/1991 Advertising minutes have been reduced during children's programming on TV.
33 Associate professor proud to be a teacher
Hahn--Jessica J. (Class of 1995)
Northern Iowan 87:57, p.11
5/3/1991 Profile of Professor Sharon Smaldino.
34 Fewer toy commercials during "kiddie prime time" but will it help?
Public Relations News Release 1990:499, p.1
4/22/1991 Saturday morning television has reduced the number of toy commercials.
35 Videogames--Not just time-wasters says one educator
Public Relations News Release 1990:169, p.1
11/26/1990 UNI professor notes improved hand-eye coordination from playing video games. Many games require high level of thought.
36 The video game zombies--does Nintendo rot children's brains?
Public Relations News Release 1990:151, p.1
10/29/1990 Some video games found to have redeeming qualities.
37 Movie rating system isn't always best way to judge what films your child should see
Public Relations News Release 1990:86, p.1
10/22/1990 Movie rating system value is questioned.
38 University of Northern Iowa to offer thinking skills workshop at Roland-Story Schools
Public Relations News Release 1990:5, p.1
8/22/1990 Professor Sharon Smaldino will present a workshop entitled "Teaching Thinking Skills" at central Iowa high school; class will be held on Tuesdays beginning October 23.
39 How reliable are those movie ratings? Parental decisions.
Public Relations News Release 1990:719, p.1
7/2/1990 Sharon Smaldino has definite views about what our kids should and shouldn't be watching. Parents not only need to be aware of the movies subject matter, but should be prepared to discuss aspects of what's being watched with their children.
40 University of Northern Iowa expands partnership with Waterloo elementary school
Public Relations News Release 1989:491, p.1
3/27/1990 Black Hawk Elementary School is paired with UNI through the Partners in Education program. Elementary students are introduced to campus facilities and personnel, and faculty participate in workshops and in-services through the college of Education.
41 Three courses to be offered in Marshalltown by the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1989:308, p.1
12/20/1989 Professor Key Lee instructs a three hour course on child development. Professors Charles Dedrick and Donna Raschke conduct a workshop on learning environments for special needs students. Sharon Smaldino instructs a course on group work strategies.
42 Three education workshops to be offered at Marshalltown community college by University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1989:6, p.1
8/21/1989 Classes offered will be "Educational Research," "Workshop: Teaching Thinking Skills," and "Child, Family, School, and Community Relationships."
43 Story tips- TV programming.
Public Relations News Release 1988:550, p.1
7/5/1989 Sharon Smaldino says television can still be used as a learning tool. Getting kids to become active viewers, making them think about what they are watching and how it affects them , television can be used to stimulate thought.
44 The negative effects of television on today's youth can be diminished with proper parental interaction says University of Northern Iowa professor.
Public Relations News Release 1988:547, p.1
6/30/1989 Sharon Smaldino discusses ways that television can be used as a learning tool and what television should not be used for.
45 UNI hosts grade school kids; through Partners in Education
Northern Iowan 85:56, p.9
5/2/1989 Description of activities for the children.
46 Tune in to tune out ---parental discretion is advised.
Public Relations News Release 1988:366, p.1
3/27/1989 Sharon Smaldino says one reason quality programming for children has declined over the past five years is that federal funding and guidelines foe such shows as after school specials have been dropped.
47 There are computers in our classrooms but the don't compute.
Public Relations News Release 1988:46, p.1
9/19/1988 Sharon Smaldino says computers in the classroom may not be used to their fullest. Instucors lack a full understanding of the computers capabilites and of how they might be used effectivly in the classroom.
48 There are computers in our classroom but they don't compute.
Public Relations News Release 1988:30, p.1
9/12/1988 Instructors lack a full understanding of the computers' capabilities and of how they might be used more effectivly in the classroom.
49 Sharon Smaldino
Northern Iowa Today 16:1, p.2
9/1/1987 Featured in article on audiology instructional package.
50 Iowa Association of Middle Level Educators to hold spring conference at UNI April 5-6
Public Relations News Release 1987:295, p.1
4/1/1987 The Iowa Association of Middle Level Educators spring conference, featuring a number programs presented by Iowan educators, including university faculty. An award ceremony was held in honor of R. Paul Brimm, who served as principal of Price Lab School.


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