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Thomson--Leland A. (Class of 1956; Facilities Planning Staff)

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1 Lee Thomson
Northern Iowa Today 95:1, p.27
4/1/2012 Lee Thomson has a lounge space in UNI's Industrial Technology Center named in his honor.
2 Class of 1937 attends 60th reunion at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1996:449, p.1
6/20/1997 Twelve classmates of 1937 attend their 60th reunion.
3 Class of 1936 attends 60th reunion at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1995:432, p.1
6/14/1996 Twelve members of the Class of 1936 recently attended their sixtieth reunion on the UNI campus; list of members.
4 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.
5 Class of 1932 attends 60th reunion at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1991:697, p.1
6/24/1992 Eleven members of the class of 1932 attended their 60th college class reunion. Attendees listed.
6 "Golden Class" celebrates with special reunion events on campus
Public Relations News Release 1991:650, p.1
5/18/1992 60 class members from the Class of 1942 celebrated during commencement weekend. Attendees listed.
7 University of Northern Iowa Emeritus Association to host annual spring luncheon Saturday (May 2)
Public Relations News Release 1991:600, p.1
4/27/1992 UNI Emeritus faculty to hold annual luncheon.
8 Reorganization trims administrative positions
Northern Iowa Today 19:2, p.5
9/1/1991 Eldon Miller named interim Director of Athletics; Morris Mikkelsen named director of facilities planning; Philip Patton named Registrar; photo.
9 New facilities planning director and Registrar appointed at University of Northern Iowa: Campus Planning and Engineering reorganized
Public Relations News Release 1990:663, p.1
7/18/1991 UNI names new director of facilities planning.
10 Thomson receives prestigious award as educator/administrator of the year
Northern Iowan 87:60, p.3
6/28/1991 Brief profile of Professor Thomson; photo.
11 Plans presented for Seerley Hall renovation project on University of Northern Iowa campus.
Public Relations News Release 1990:630, p.1
6/20/1991 Schematic design plans for the renovation of Seerley Hall were presented to the Board of Regents.
12 UNI-AOP honors administrator, installs new officers and recognizes retirees.
Public Relations News Release 1990:593, p.1
5/23/1991 UNI Association of Office Personnel names Leland Thomson as its educator/administrator of the year.
13 "Golden Class" celebrates with special reunion events on campus
Public Relations News Release 1990:587, p.1
5/22/1991 Class of 1941 holds 50 year reunion. Attendees listed.
14 Profile: 1315 years of service
Campus News Network 1:17, p.3
5/6/1991 A look at this year's class of retirees; photo.
15 University golf course sold to state
Harberts--Chad L. (Class of 1993)
Northern Iowan 87:37, p.1
2/12/1991 UNI sold Northern Iowa Golf Course to the Department of Transportation for Highway 58 project.
16 Christmas lights brighten campus and spirits; tree lighting ceremony part of UNI tradition
Northern Iowan 87:22, p.10
17 Vandalism hinders cement construction; . . . another problem'
Phipps--David (Student--1990)
Northern Iowan 87:18, p.5
11/2/1990 Various forms of vandalism slow current construction projects.
18 UNI uses few hazardous chemicals; "Unlike Iowa and Iowa State"
Feuling--John S.
Northern Iowan 87:17, p.1
10/30/1990 UNI has small amount of hazardous materials because of lack of research being done on campus.
19 Reception Thursday (October 11) to celebrate 10th anniversary of Reninger lecture/student as critic connection at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1990:111, p.1
10/10/1990 Tenth anniversary of Reninger Lecture to be celebrated. Kurt Vonnegut, Margaret Atwood, and William Kennedy are former speakers.
20 A different point of view; accessibility of campus questioned
Hahn--Jessica J. (Class of 1995)
Northern Iowan 87:11, p.9
10/9/1990 Although UNI has made progress in campus accessibility, many handicapped students still find the facilities and sidewalks inaccessible.
21 UNI keeps pace with needs of the handicapped
Phipps--David (Student--1990)
Northern Iowan 87:7, p.4
9/25/1990 UNI buildings and grounds have been handicapped accessible for the past nine years.
22 Wright Hall to receive a new look
Adamson--Peter (Student--1990)
Northern Iowan 87:6, p.8
9/21/1990 Building was closed last month as renovations began. Work is expected to be completed in December 1991; photo.
23 Students' patience needed
Northern Iowan 87:1, p.1
8/31/1990 Map has been created to assist students and faculty navigate through the construction projects on campus; photo and map.
24 Class of 1930 to attend reunion at University of Northern Iowa July 2.
Public Relations News Release 1990:720, p.1
6/28/1990 Schedule of events given. The returning alumni include two married couples in which both spouses graduated in 1930, according to Noreen Hermansen, director of alumni relations.
25 Silence will soon be broken
Woelfel--Jodi (Student--1988-1990)
Northern Iowan 86:60, p.1
6/22/1990 Business Building should be available by July; quick look at facility; photo.
26 'Golden Class' celebrates with special reunion events on campus.
Public Relations News Release 1989:663, p.1
5/18/1990 The class of 1940 celebrated its "Golden Reunion," with 81 class members and a number of their spouses returning from all parts of the country. Highlights of the weekend cited.
27 Fire makes art history; sparks ignite sawdust
Putze--Aaron A. (Class of 1993)
Northern Iowan 86:58, p.1
5/4/1990 Fire starts in sculpture lab; some student work destroyed, but soot damage is most significant result; no one injured; building opened for use later in the day; photo.
28 Latham hall renovation to be dedicated Sunday (April 22) at University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1989:577, p.1
4/18/1990 The renovated building now houses the Departments of Earth Science and Home Economics. The dedication will feature a welcome and introductions by President Curris and remarks by Roy Saigo and Donald Whitnah. Two students will speak as well.
29 Following smoking laws important to students, faculty
Inouye--Robert M. (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 86:47, p.1
3/27/1990 A smoker and a non-smoker offer their opinions.
30 Chemical sessions to be held
Northern Iowan 86:38, p.5
2/16/1990 Sessions aimed at informing staff about safe use, storage, and disposal of chemicals.
31 Years of progress at UNI; evolution of campus
Northern Iowan 86:33, p.9
1/30/1990 Leland Thomson talks about the changes on campus, with special reference to recent construction and renovation.
32 Latham Hall receives a brand new look
Northern Iowan 86:25, p.1
12/1/1989 Departments of Home Economics and Earth Science will move into renovated building; photo.
33 Art building awarded for design excellence
Northern Iowan 86:21, p.15
11/14/1989 Kamerick Art Building receives award from state group; Leland Thomson talks about the design of the building.
34 Kamerick art building at University of Northern Iowa wins prestigious design award.
Public Relations News Release 1989:218, p.1
11/6/1989 The two story building, completed in 1985, was one of six projects from a field of 90 entries in Iowa to receive a 1989 Honor Award from the Iowa Chapter of the American Institute of Architects.
35 University of Northern Iowa takes steps to eliminate pollution concerns.
Public Relations News Release 1989:61, p.1
9/13/1989 Actions already underway on campus, designed to reduce the possibility of contaminating runoff entering Dry Run Creek from a storm sewer near the University's power plant coal pile.
36 Campus changes result in growth and progress
Northern Iowa Today 73:1, p.33
7/1/1989 Campus construction includes new Business Building, Maucker Union Expansion, and Latham Hall renovation; photo.
37 Years of memories recalled at University of Northern Iowa alumni reunion.
Public Relations News Release 1988:542, p.1
6/23/1989 List of individuals who attended the 60-year class reunion.
38 'Golden class' celebrates with special reunion events on campus.
Public Relations News Release 1988:486, p.1
5/19/1989 List of the members of the class of 1939, who attended the reunion. Mentioned in the article is events that took place over the weekend.
39 "Topping Out" on University of Northern Iowa Classroom/Office Building.
Public Relations News Release 1988:330, p.1
3/1/1989 Progress is continuing on the new Classroom-Office Building, with steel framework nearly completed. The one remaining beam to be set, at the southeast corner of the structure, will be put in place in a brief "ceremony."
40 Performing Arts Center Planning Committee at University of Northern Iowa investigating further three general campus sites.
Public Relations News Release 1988:282, p.1
2/2/1989 Three sites selected for a center that would serve the needs of both the University and the community.
41 Classroom furniture aged by vandalism
Northern Iowan 85:32, p.8
1/27/1989 UNI spends a lot of money replacing furniture.
42 UNI's maintenance is "ongoing process"
Northern Iowan 85:27, p.6
12/2/1988 Leland Thomson talks about maintenance; Campanile work is special project.
43 Additional changes discovered, revealed
Suchomel--Lisa (Student--1986-1988)
Northern Iowan 85:10, p.1
9/30/1988 A closer look at changes in the Maucker Union addition.
44 Union construction begins in a week
Thomas--Daniel Carl (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 85:7, p.1
9/20/1988 Contracts let for twenty thousand square foot addition after long delay.
45 Modern art on campus comes with buildings
Iwerks--Daniel H. (Classes of 1991 and 1994)
Northern Iowan 85:6, p.9
9/16/1988 Leland Thomson talks about the art on campus and the funding which produced it; photo.
46 Plans for performing arts center underway
Northern Iowa Today 16:3, p.8
9/1/1988 Ten member committee formed to consider functions of a new center.
47 Bids delay addition
Miller--Jennifer C. (Student--1989-1990)
Northern Iowan 85:1, p.4
8/26/1988 Bids exceeded $1.9 million budget; Regents allow $2 million budget and new bids will be opened September 7; brief look at Maucker Union expansion project.
48 Ground breaking for Northern Iowa's new classroom-office building set for Aug. 31.
Public Relations News Release 1988:10, p.1
8/25/1988 Building to serve the School of Business. The building has a proposed budget of 10.2 million dollars and will be 100,000 square feet. Curris will begin the groundbreaking ceremony.
49 University of Northern Iowa to open its new tennis courts by mid-August
Public Relations News Release 1988:508, p.1
7/26/1988 Eight new tennis courts west of the Towers will be lighted. Perfect for collegiate and recreational use.
50 Curris names arts center committee
Northern Iowan 84:66, p.3
7/22/1988 Planning committee will describe functions of a center.


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