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Walker--David A. (History Faculty)

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1 History research gift honors UNI faculty
Northern Iowa Today 95:1, p.23
4/1/2012 Kevin Boatright gave $5000 to support research by undergraduates in the Department of History; photo.
2 University of Northern Iowa Graduate College presents awards
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
5/12/2005 Awards presented based on best doctoral dissertation, master's thesis, master's research paper, and graduate faculty teaching.
3 Faculty leaves attacked while defense continues; graduate faculty panel presents advantages of PDAs
Heinselman--Karen (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:50, p.1
4/16/2002 Faculty members state that Professional Development Assignments are vital in order to keep professors up-to-date with recent developments in their fields.
4 Absent profs not on holiday
Heinselman--Karen (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:35, p.1
2/12/2002 Professional Development Leaves are granted to assist faculty in developing skills and performing research that will help them in the classroom.
5 Hitting the books: UNI students prepare for graduate school
Melloy--Kate
Northern Iowan 97:35, p.11
2/6/2001 Students give reasons for and tips on applying to graduate school.
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 University of Northern Iowa announces outstanding master's thesis and doctoral dissertation awards
Public Relations News Release 1996:439, p.1
6/9/1997 First, second, and third place finishers were announced at the Master Thesis and Doctorial Awards.
8 Fulbright turns fifty
Public Relations News Release 1995:312, p.1
4/15/1996 Many UNI professors have received Fulbright awards.
9 University of Northern Iowa celebrates 50th year of the Fulbright Program with panel, reception April 2
Public Relations News Release 1995:280, p.1
3/26/1996 Recent recipients of Fulbright Awards will be guests during the fiftieth anniversary celebration of the Fulbright Program.
10 50 years of Fulbright scholars
Honnold--Donavan
Northern Iowa Today 24:1, p.2
3/1/1996 List of UNI Fulbright Scholars; biographical sketches of several recent winners; photo.
11 Do/did you pay for your own college tuition?
Clark--Cory
Northern Edition 3:5, p.4
2/15/1995 People tell how they paid for college.
12 UNI professors, students, deserve awards too
Judas--Jay Corey (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 90:25, p.4
11/23/1993 Awards dubious honors to faculty, students, and campus groups.
13 Of witch trials and Indian land claims; historic U.S. Court Cases encyclopedia edited by University of Northern Iowa professor
Public Relations News Release 1991:546, p.1
4/7/1992 John Johnson served as editor of "Historic U.S. Court Cases". Johnson and several of his UNI colleagues also contributed essays to the book.
14 University of Northern Iowa joins consortium for substance abuse research and evaluation
Public Relations News Release 1990:588, p.1
5/22/1991 UNI joins other Regents institutions, Drake University, and five departments of state government in consortium dealing with substance abuse.
15 Biologist Nixon Wilson named 1991 Distinguished Scholar by University of Northern Iowa Graduate College; Will pursue research on fleas, ticks
Public Relations News Release 1990:233, p.1
12/3/1990 UNI Graduate College names Distinguished Scholar.
16 Dr. Darlene Clark Hine to deliver 1990 Carl L. Becker memorial lecture in history at University of Northern Iowa Wednesday September 12
Public Relations News Release 1990:39, p.1
9/6/1990 Becker memorial lecture to be held in Kamerick Art Building gallery auditorium.
17 University of Northern Iowa internationally-renowned math scholar recipient of first Donald McKay faculty research award.
Public Relations News Release 1989:647, p.1
5/14/1990 Hyo C. Myung internationally known and respected in professional mathematics and physics circles for his original research on the field of Lie-admissible algebras, has been named recipient of the first Donald N. McKay Faculty Research Award.
18 The 'new' literary history and William Carlos Williams subject of lecture at University of Northern Iowa Wednesday (Feb. 7)
Public Relations News Release 1989:366, p.1
1/30/1990 The Phi Alpha Theta history honorary sponsors a lecture on the 'new literary history' movement of the 1960s, instructed by Professor Robert Gish in Maucker Union.
19 American policies on nuclear energy to be discussed Wednesday (Nov. 15) in history lecture at University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1989:219, p.1
11/6/1989 The question of how might the course of nuclear energy development in the United States have changed, if the Atomic Energy Commission had not suppressed a controversial nuclear safety study in the mid-1960? Will be explored by Dr. John Johnson.
20 Regents approve continuance of several degree programs, other business for University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1988:179, p.1
11/17/1988 Board approved for continuance Northern Iowa's B.A. major in biotechnology, natural history interpretation, home economics and family services. Programs terminated, master arts major in translation (Spanish/English).
21 Bulldogging and other rodeo trivia explained as Sidney, Iowa rodeo opens.
Public Relations News Release 1988:520, p.1
8/4/1988 Sidney rodeo's beginnings can be traced to Civil War veterans.
22 Sesquicentennial anniversary of Iowa territory today.
Public Relations News Release 1988:483, p.1
7/4/1988 David Walker says today marks the sesquicentennial anniversary of the formation of Iowa Territory, establishing Iowa as a separate political entity, and the first significant step towards statehood.
23 Dean's Challenge Grants given to three professors
Iwerks--Daniel H. (Classes of 1991 and 1994)
Northern Iowan 84:34, p.1
2/2/1988 Professors Riley, Walker, and Hays describe their research.
24 Regents approve professional development leaves for 23 Northern Iowa faculty
Public Relations News Release 1987:217, p.1
1/20/1988 The Board of Regents approves Professional Development Leaves for 1988-89. Five leaves are planned for fall semester, seven for spring, and eleven for the academic year.
25 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:179, p.1
12/16/1987 David Walker outlines Iowa's early attempts at statehood. Donald Whitnah and Tom Ryan list their top five news stories of the year. Dave Whitsett suggests strategies for keeping New Year resolutions. The Radio News Network shuts down for New Year's Day.
26 Iowa College Teachers of History to meet on Northern Iowa campus Saturday (Nov. 7)
Public Relations News Release 1987:119, p.1
11/4/1987 The annual conference of the Iowa College Teachers of History is held in the Redeker Center. Historians from various universities speak at the event, including Professors David Walker, Donna Maier, Jay Lees, and Donald Whitnah.
27 Northwest ordinance; Constitution celebrating bicentennial birthday
Northern Iowan 84:2, p.12
8/28/1987 David Walker talks about these critical American documents.
28 Move over U. S. Constitution: The Northwest Ordinance also deserves a bicentennial birthday salute, says UNI professor
Public Relations News Release 1987:448, p.1
8/7/1987 Professor David Walker explains the role of the Northwest Ordinance in preparing the way for the Bill of Rights.
29 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:447, p.1
8/5/1987 Regents introduce a fifty minority scholarships to increase minority enrollment. Robert Seager criticizes the effectiveness of the I. Q. test. John Somervill examines freeway violence in California. Ivan Eland explains low fatality rate of moped drivers.
30 History lecture series will feature Waterloo heritage
Tanner--Rebecca
Northern Iowan 83:34, p.9
2/3/1987 David Walker talks about the upcoming lecture which will begin with Ruth Anderson and Ada Tredwell.
31 What do you think of the tuition increase? Faculty and staff:
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 83:33, p.7
1/30/1987 Faculty reply to the question: "What do you think of the tuition increase?"
32 Social Studies educators workshop Oct. 27 at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1987:76, p.1
10/22/1986 A workshop for Social Studies teachers was held on campus, sponsored by the Department of Geography. The workshop consisted of six sessions with faculty speakers who lectured on global development, geography, developmental education, and Iowa's climate.
33 Students petition to keep professor
Benzing--Shelley
Northern Iowan 82:54, p.4
4/29/1986 Would like temporary instructor William Lee to be retained on the history faculty.
34 Regents approve computer fee, enrollment cap concept
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 82:28, p.3
1/21/1986 $20 per semester fee approved; gives permission to UNI to consider enrollment cap; ElVon Warner to be acting dean of School of Business; David Walker to be acting head of History; approve tuition rates.
35 Walker is acting head of history
Public Relations News Release 70:4, p.7
1/1/1986 Will replace Professor Whitnah, who is on leave.
36 Regents approve student computing fee, other business for UNI
Public Relations News Release 1985:185, p.1
12/19/1985 The fee will be $20 per semester per student in order to expand access to computing for students and faculty.
37 UNI to host workshop for teachers
Northern Iowan 82:11, p.7
10/8/1985 Faculty will present sessions at social studies conference.
38 60 Area Social Studies Teachers Expected For UNI Conference Monday (Oct. 14)
Public Relations News Release 1985:63, p.1
10/3/1985 Social Study teachers will find six different topics at the workshop, where the teachers will work through new instructional kits.
39 Honor thy faculty
Alumnus 70:3, p.10
10/1/1985 Series of faculty profiles; photo.
40 Lecture on Iowa governors
Northern Iowan 81:24, p.7
12/4/1984 David Walker will present a lecture on the problems faced in the Iowa Territory.
41 Media impact topic for panel
Northern Iowan 81:20, p.9
11/13/1984 Robert Ross, Jack Hovelson, and O. R. Schmidt will participate in panel discussion.
42 History lectures are for everyone
Camarigg--Valerie M. (Class of 1986)
Northern Iowan 81:5, p.18
9/18/1984 A look at this year's lectures.
43 Professor to attend symposium
Northern Iowan 80:16, p.9
10/25/1983 Professor Walker will present paper on Vermilion Range.
44 Regents announce faculty development leaves
Northern Iowan 79:37, p.7
2/22/1983 List of PDL winners and their topics of research.
45 UNI professor David Walker accepted as visiting professor at Wyoming
Public Relations News Release 1980:413, p.1
3/9/1981 David Walker will be a visiting history professor at the University of Wyoming for the 1981-82 academic year.
46 UNI to hold extension courses in Marshalltown
Public Relations News Release 1980:35, p.1
8/25/1980 The course 'Administration of Human Resources' will be offered in Marshalltown as graduate or undergraduate credit.
47 Examines 'Iron Frontier'
Northern Iowan 76:25, p.6
12/11/1979 David Walker publishes a book entitled "Iron Frontier: The Discovery and Early Development of Minnesota's Three Ranges"; photo.
48 Department of History
Old Gold 0:0, p.15
6/1/1979 History Department teaches students American, Asian, European, and Latin American History; photo.
49 Kennedy award
Northern Iowan 73:56, p.4
5/6/1977 Professor Walker wins award for work by young scholar.
50 UNI prof publishes book
Northern Iowan 73:33, p.4
1/28/1977 Professor Walker publishes book on Duluth-Superior.

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