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Tripling of Dormitory Rooms

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Title Date Summary
1 Housing problems abound on, off campus
Cowley--Anissa
Northern Iowan 93:3, p.4
9/10/1996 Overcrowding in men's dorms has many students living in hall lounges.
2 Two's company . . . three's a crowd?; de-tripling process has begun at residence halls
Heintz--Amanda B.
Northern Iowan 92:2, p.3
8/29/1995 There are three hundred rooms with three occupants; few problems occur.
3 Will I be tripled?; freshmen want to know
Smith--Damon
Northern Iowan 88:61, p.3
7/10/1992 Description of summer orientation program.
4 Detripled students enjoy more elbow room
Gibson--Tressa
Northern Iowan 88:30, p.8
1/21/1992 Students react to getting more space in dorms.
5 Roommates are a source of many memories, both good and bad: College provides more than just a degree for most students
Toomsen--Angela L.
Northern Iowan 88:5, p.12
9/17/1991 Students recount experiences with roommates.
6 Overcrowding affects nearly 2000 tripled students; new residence hall will not be ready until at least January 1993
Dolgener--Jennifer A. (Class of 1993)
Northern Iowan 88:1, p.1
8/30/1991 Over 1800 students now tripled in rooms meant for two; ROTH now in schematic plan stage; description of facilities in new dorm.
7 NISG passed de-tripling regulation
Dolgener--Jennifer A. (Class of 1993)
Northern Iowan 87:34, p.7
2/1/1991 NISG passed resolution allowing tripled students to break their room and board contracts without paying fees.
8 UNI playing to a "full house"
Campus News Network 1:1, p.1
9/4/1990 Enrollment may reach record level exceeding 12,200; dorms crowded; photo.
9 It's been said "Two's company, three's a crowd"¿
Fisher--Carrie A. (Classes of 1993 and 1996)
Northern Iowan 87:1, p.16
8/31/1990 Students find many benefits of being tripled in the residence halls; photo.
10 Record enrollment; many residence hall students tripled
Hagerman--Brian (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 87:1, p.1
8/31/1990 Enrollment has surpassed 12, 000 students for first time in history and between 1,500-1,800 students will be tripled.
11 The Insanity Parade
Hagerman--Brian (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 86:36, p.3
2/9/1990 Believes UNI needs to undertake serious planning if it intends to grow much larger.
12 UNI logs highest enrollment ever
Woelfel--Jodi (Student--1988-1990)
Northern Iowan 86:32, p.1
1/26/1990 Enrollment is 11,837; Registrar Leahy talks about trends.
13 Dancer residents express tripling, parking concerns
Gall--Wendy
Northern Iowan 86:17, p.5
10/31/1989 President Curris responds to questions.
14 Students frustrated by crowded campus facilities
Hagerman--Brian (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 86:4, p.2
9/15/1989 Unhappy with tripled dorm rooms and difficulty parking; believes university should expand facilities if it chooses to increase enrollment.
15 Record enrollment moves in; more students cause more problems
Inouye--Robert M. (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 86:2, p.1
9/8/1989 Preliminary fall 1989 enrollment is 11,645; parking and dorm room tripling are major problems; photo.
16 UNI: quantity or quality?
Osborne--Ann Marie (Class of 1991)
Northern Iowan 86:1, p.2
9/1/1989 Glad that UNI is growing, but notes many signs of overcrowding.
17 Triples anger residents
Wilbur--Jeanna
Northern Iowan 85:25, p.3
11/22/1988 Dislikes policies used to de-triple dormitory rooms.
18 Housing crunch is faced in the dorms
Woelfel--Jodi (Student--1988-1990)
Northern Iowan 85:14, p.5
10/14/1988 250 rooms were tripled at beginning of semester; now down to one hundred rooms; students express opinions.
19 Halls work on de-tripling
Benning--Linda (Class of 1987)
Northern Iowan 82:19, p.5
11/8/1985 Robert Hartman believes all rooms will be de-tripled by spring semester; photo.
20 UNI residence system accommodates demand
UNI Century 11:1, p.6
12/1/1982 241 rooms tripled this fall.
21 Three isn't always company
Thompson--Kris
Northern Iowan 78:4, p.6
9/11/1981 Students offer reactions to tripling.
22 Room assignments explained
Pillard--Laura
Northern Iowan 77:26, p.8
12/12/1980 Clark Elmer talks about the system for assigning dorm rooms.
23 Question hall policies
Carney--Kathy
Northern Iowan 77:23, p.2
11/25/1980 Upset that those who are tripled in the dorms are not given priority over those who are moving from one dorm to another.
24 Tripling creates hassles
Ruba--Michelle
Northern Iowan 77:2, p.1
9/5/1980 A record number of people living in the residence halls has caused an increase in the number of triples in a room.
25 Students still packed three to a room; freshmen await detripling notices
Wadas--Carol L. (Student--1979)
Northern Iowan 76:18, p.7
11/9/1979 Two hundred freshmen are still waiting to receive notice that they will be assigned to a room with only two occupants.
26 Welcome back to UNI!
UNI Century 7:4, p.1
10/1/1979 Three thousand new students on campus; two hundred dorm rooms tripled; photo.
27 Dorms register full house
UNI Century 6:4, p.6
10/1/1978 Six hundred rooms are tripled.
28 More info distributed on tripling due to survey
Bowman--Julie
Northern Iowan 74:28, p.4
12/13/1977 Will attempt to make it clear to students that tripling is a genuine probability.
29 Three's a crowd
Peters--Bud
Northern Iowan 74:25, p.4
12/2/1977 A look at the current status of tripled rooms and the prospects for next semester; photo.
30 5,000 students move in
UNI Century 5:4, p.2
10/1/1977 437 tripled rooms on first day; process smoother than last year.
31 Why tripled rooms?
UNI Century 5:1, p.6
1/1/1977 About two hundred dorm rooms are tripled this year; first tripling since 1970; students and administrators offer reactions; photo.
32 More on triples
Northern Iowan 73:28, p.2
12/14/1976 Very unhappy with tripling situation.
33 Transfers add to housing crunch
Anglum--Bub
Northern Iowan 73:28, p.4
12/14/1976 About one hundred students will transfer to UNI; policies on assigning rooms.
34 Parking, housing problems
Drilling--Rhonda
Northern Iowan 73:26, p.2
12/7/1976 Complaints about overcrowded dorm rooms and parking on campus; some suggestions for improvement.
35 Another triple room complaint
Zrostlik--Dave
Northern Iowan 73:25, p.2
12/3/1976 Complaint about overcrowding at UNI and having to live in a tripled room.
36 They ask patience in triple rooms
Wehr--Sherry
Northern Iowan 73:25, p.3
12/3/1976 Comments on the triple room situation; tries to look at all sides of the issue.
37 Triple rooms: little relief
Bristow--Steve
Northern Iowan 73:24, p.1
11/23/1976 Clark Elmer comments on the crowded living conditions on campus and says it could be this way next year also.
38 No rebates yet
Wehr--Sherry
Northern Iowan 73:17, p.2
10/29/1976 Student living in a double room with three people expects compensation weekly.
39 Triples handle overflow
Moravec--Jeff (Class of 1977)
Northern Iowan 73:1, p.1
8/31/1976 Five hundred rooms are tripled; photo.
40 Triple rooms set for dorms
Brubaker--Randy
Northern Iowan 72:62, p.1
7/21/1976 Pat Enos says the dorms will be running about five hundred students above capacity; tripled rooms will be distributed throughout the system.
41 "Pit" dwellers are relocated
Blake--Debra S. (Class of 1978)
Northern Iowan 72:1, p.1
8/29/1975 Fifty men living in large study room and TV room in lowest level of Shull Hall have been moved to other rooms; some men still living in committee room; photo.
42 Completion of Tower dorms over two months away
Northern Iowan 65:1, p.1
9/10/1968 Crowded men's dormitory conditions will continue until completion of Bender Hall in November or December.
43 Some suggestions for things to see
Wales--Ila
Northern Iowan 64:8, p.2
10/6/1967 List of things for legislators to see include antiquated, dilapidated facilities and overcrowded conditions.
44 Assigning of dorm rooms 'Chaotic Mess'
Boyer--Barbara E. (Student--1967)
College Eye 63:55, p.3
5/16/1967 Complains about having been unwillingly placed in a 'triple.'
45 Attracting qualified faculty is a major problem
College Eye 63:21, p.8
12/2/1966 President Maucker talks to the Regents about difficulties in attracting faculty with doctorates; also talks about overcrowding in dorms.
46 Dormitories house 734 students over capacity
College Eye 63:7, p.1
10/7/1966 Discusses plans for the building of a new dormitory; lists occupancy rate of each dorm.
47 Plans not completed, student asks why
Field--Diane
College Eye 63:6, p.1
10/4/1966 President Maucker speaks to students about tripling, parking lots, the construction of the Administration Building, and rapid growth.
48 Fall overload is expected to crowd residence halls
College Eye 60:55, p.4
5/13/1966 50% of rooms will be overloaded; administration officials comment on problem and priority procedures.
49 Dining, dorm, dance, crowds show SCI's bulging enrollment
College Eye 60:5, p.1
9/28/1965 Marshall Beard talks about enrollment trends.
50 "Grin and bear it" motto for overpopulated campus
College Eye 60:1, p.2
9/14/1965 Complains about the excessive tripling of rooms and inconvenient parking; claims students will have to 'grin and bear it.'

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