Newspaper Clippings relating to program cuts, 2012

Collection Overview

Title: Newspaper Clippings relating to program cuts, 2012

Record Series: 02/09/08

Creator: Creator unknown, possibly library staff

Date: 2012

Extent: 1 box (0.209 linear feet)

Repository: Special Collections & University Archives at Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

Language: Materials entirely in English.

Access and Use

Accessing the Collection:

No restrictions. Materials are open for research.

Related Archival Materials:

Related archival materials can be found in Record Group 25 (Price Laboratory School) and 02/09 (Benjamin J. Allen) at Special Collections & University Archives at Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Sensitive Materials Statement:

Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy or similar laws, and the Iowa Open Records Law (see Iowa Code § 22.7). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Northern Iowa assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation: [Identification of item], in the Newspaper Clippings relating to program cuts, 2012 #02/09/08, [folder number or title when applicable], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

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Historical Note

In response to public education budget cuts in the Iowan government, Benjamin J. Allen, who served as UNI president from 2006 to 2013, cut certain academic programs, lowered the athletics budget, closed the UNI Museum building, and terminated the Malcolm Price Laboratory School in 2012 at the University of Northern Iowa.

Scope and Content

This collection contains copies of print newspaper articles from various Iowa newspapers, including the Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier and the Des Moines Register. The articles pertain to the program and price cuts at the University of Northern Iowa implemented by President Benjamin J. Allen in 2012. Some clippings are undated with most appearing to be from 2012. The creator of this collection is unknown by it is likely that these clippings were compiled by a library staff member.

Inventory

BOX 1:

Folder 1: Feb - May 2012

Folder 2: Undated

Processing Information

Processed by Noelle Patton, March 2018.

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