Newspaper Clippings relating to program cuts, 2012

Collection Overview

Title: Newspaper Clippings relating to program cuts, 2012

Record Series: 02/09/01 [Box 7]

Record Group:

02/09 Benjamin J. Allen

Creator: Creator unknown, possibly library staff

Date: 2012

Extent: 1 box (0.21 linear feet)

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

Language: Materials entirely in English.

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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.


BOX 1:

Folder 1: Feb - May 2012

Folder 2: Undated

Processing Information

Processed by Noelle Patton, March 2018.