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Constantine W. Curris, Papers



Title: Constantine W. Curris. Papers, 1983-2017


Archives Record Series: 02/07/02


Creator: Constantine W. Curris


Date: 1983-2017


Extent: 4.09 linear feet, 6 boxes


Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.


Language: This material is entirely in English.


Access and Use: There are no restrictions on the use of this material.


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Preferred citation: [Identification of item] in the Constantine W. Curris Papers, 1983-2017, Archives Record Series 02/07/02, [box and folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa


Scope and content: This relatively small collection contains information about Dr. Curris's information, but little biographical material. The last two boxes received, 5 and 6, have not yet been processed.


Historical note: 


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     Constantine Curris

A short biography of Dr. Curris may be found here:


Box 1

Folder 1: Certificates and letter from Iowa State Historical Department showing Central Hall entered into The National Register of Historic Places

Box 2

Folder 1: AASCA

Folder 2: Addresses

Folder 3: Admissions

Folder 4: Art & Architecture Committee

Folder 5: Athletic Director Search, 1983-1984

Folder 6: Athletics

Folder 7: Board of Regents

Folder 8: Burroughs Grant

Folder 9: Commissions on Enhancing Education Leadership in Iowa, 1990

Folder 10: Communications Arts Center

Folder 11: Dancer Hall Fire, July 2, 1980

Folder 12: Dancer Hall Fire, November 26, 1980

Folder 13: Elena Diane Curris obituary

Folder 14: Enrollment Ceiling

Folder 15: Faculty Constitution

Folder 16: Founders Day, 1990

Folder 17: Funding Inequity

Folder 18: Gifts to UNI

Folder 19: General Assembly

Folder 20: Governor Branstad

Box 3

Folder 1: Governor’s Task Force on Efficiency and Effectiveness, 1983-1985

Folder 2: Health and Safety

Folder 3: Highways and Roads

Folder 4: Higher Education Task Force, 1989

Folder 5: Honorary Degrees

Folder 6: Marshall Center Schoolhouse

Folder 7: Museum

Folder 8: Naming of Facilities

Folder 9: Nursing Studies

Folder 10: Old Administration Building, 1984

Folder 11: One-Room Schoolhouse Committee Final Report, 1987

Box 4

Folder 1: Price Laboratory School reports and recommendations

Folder 2: ROTC, 1968-1981

Folder 3: ROTC, 1982-1986

Folder 4: Schindler Education Center Dedication, 1990 (Note, for 2017 Rededication, see Programs and Events, 13/00/17)

Folder 5: State Task Force on Teacher Education & Certification, 1984

Folder 6: Teacher Education

Folder 7: “Teachers for the New World:  A Statement of Principles”, The Renaissance Group, 1989

Folder 8: UNISA

Folder 9: “Continuity and Change: President Curris’ Annual Address to the Faculty, 1983-1993”

Folder 10: Doctor of Humane Letters Reception, 2017

Box 5 - Not processed yet

Box 6 - Not processed yet

Collection processed by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson; updated, May 3, 2016 (GP); updated, April 4, 2017, Adjunct Special Collections and University Archives Librarian Rachael Acheson. Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, October 2017 and February 2018. Linear Feet updated August 8, 2017.

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