Constantine W. Curris. Papers, 1983-2017

Collection Overview

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

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.

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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

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Historical Note

A short biography of Dr. Curris may be found here


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.


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

Processing Information

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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