Graduate College Coordinator of Research Subject Files, 1952-1983

Collection Overview

Title: Graduate College Coordinator of Research Subject Files, 1952-1983

Record Series: 11/01/06

Record Group:

11/01/06 Graduate College Coordinator of Research - Subject Files, 1952-1983

Creator: Graduate College

Date: 1952-1983

Extent: 53 boxes (21.89 linear feet)

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

Language: Materials entirely in English.

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Inventory

BOX 1

  • Effectiveness of teaching in the graduate program, 1971-1973
  • Studies of UNI graduate students, 1952-1963
  • Graduate student interviews, 1964, 1970
  • Admission to graduate study
  • Responsibilities of departments, 1970-1975
  • Development of graduate faculty constitution, 1975
  • Summaries of UNI graduate program, 1971-1972

BOX 2

  • Data on graduate program, 1953-1970
  • UNI graduate degrees granted, 1970-1975
  • Graduate assistants, 1972-1974
  • Enrollment, 1971-1976

BOX 3

  • Graduate faculty appointments, 1976-1978
  • Graduate student admission counts, 1973-1974

BOX 4

  • Graduate student opportunities, 1976
  • Graduate Student Opportunities Project

BOX 5

  • Physical examinations for graduate students, 1974
  • Department guidelines for graduate students, 1970-1976
  • Ad hoc committee to study procedures for allocating graduate assistantships, 1975-1976
  • Thesis preparation guidelines, 1972-1974
  • ASCU participation in federal programs, 1962-1964
  • Student attrition, 1973-1975
  • Basic data on graduate program, 1971-1975

BOX 6

  • Facts about UNI graduate program
  • General correspondence, 1952-1970

BOX 7

  • General correspondence, 1961-1967
  • Correspondence with Dean and President, 1960-1966

BOX 8

  • General correspondence, 1962-1976

BOX 9

  • Committee on Research and Curriculum Development, 1972-1976
    • Name and function change, 1964

  • 82:020 Evaluation, 1959-1962
  • 21:101 Evaluation plans, 1964
  • Psychology for General Education course description, 1963
  • General Education course evaluation, 1961-1963
  • Committee on Evaluation of General Education

BOX 9-A – RESTRICTED

  • Course evaluation forms
  • 29:102g evaluation
  • Surveys concerning class size
  • Forms to obtain student reaction to professors
  • Ratings of instructors by class members
  • Research report #124, 1967-1968
  • Ratings of professors
  • Interviews of graduating seniors, 1964
  • Correspondence—student evaluations of faculty
  • Instructor evaluation forms
  • Listing of overall indexes of ratings of instructors
  • Summaries
  • SCI student questionnaire
  • Department of Foreign Languages faculty evaluations
  • Summary of responses to instructor evaluation sheets

BOX 10

  • Committee on research, 1962-1974
  • Computer research services, 1970
  • Committee on Grants and Contracts, 1972-1973
  • Administration of educational research, 1962 and 1970
  • BRES: organization, operation, and services, 1960-1968
  • Relationships between salary, research and publications, 1973-1975

BOX 11

  • Secretarial help for research projects, 1960-1969
  • Purchase of books through research funds, 1974-1975
  • Cooperative research in physics between ISU and UNI, 1974
  • Research: importance and expenditures, 1962-1966
  • Surveys, 1970-1973
  • Research projects, 1957-1975
  • Summer research projects, 1966-1975
  • Faculty research 1969 and 1975

BOX 12

  • Summer faculty research, 1960-1972

BOX 13

  • Summer faculty research, 1960-1974

BOX 14

  • Summer faculty research, 1966-1975
  • Summer research applications, 1971-1972

BOX 15

  • Summer research applications, 1973-1974

BOX 16

  • Summer research applications, 1974-1975
  • Faculty Research Committee
  • Cooperative research program projects, 1956-1959

BOX 17

  • U.S. Office of Education (USOE), Bureau of Research
  • Education Research Training Program
  • USOE Application from UNI
  • USOE funds for research and related activities, 1965-1966
  • 5-College, 5-State Cooperative in Educational Research, 1963-1964
  • Research memoranda, summaries, and listings

BOX 18

  • Temporary Committee on Research, spring 1957
  • Dr. Lamke’s materials as Coordinator of Research
  • BRES and miscellaneous correspondence, 1951-1969
  • Requests for research reports, 1963-1965

BOX 19

  • Correspondence, memoranda, and budgets concerning research, 1958-1970

BOXES 20-22

  • These three boxes contain notes on conferences with faculty members concerning college research projects, 1959-1960, and research project results, including books, articles, and publications, arranged by department, primarily late 1950s-early 1960s.

BOX 23

  • Iowa Schoolmasters Walt Whitman Club, 1965-1975
  • Iowa DPI correspondence, 1965-1971
  • Committee on Committees, 1969-1976
  • Iowa DPI Improvement of Education project, 1963-1972
  • Special programs and their impact, 1960-1961
  • Correspondence with DPI, ISEA, and NEA

BOX 24

  • Locally produced instructional films, 1956-1958
  • “Interaction Analysis,” by Ned Flanders, 1964
  • Cooperation in Educational research, 1963-1964
  • Mathematics 20 on TV, 1959-1965 (Mrs. Silvey)
  • Educational Publication Committee, 1963-1977
  • Colloquium on Teacher Education

BOX 25

  • Dictionary of Education project
  • Secondary Education Conference, 1952
  • Driver-Trainer, 1955-1960

BOX 26

  • National Safety Council
  • National Safety Congress and Exposition, 1957-1960
  • Extension work, 1954-1965
  • Correspondence with public schools, 1956-1959
  • High school commencement speeches
  • High school commencements

BOX 27

  • Impact of college on students, 1970-1975
  • Student opinion of class size, 1958
  • Student evaluation of instruction, 1962, 1966-1976
  • Student college questionnaire—student evaluations and attitudes, 1963-1966

BOX 28

  • Talented freshmen group, 1959
  • Registrar’s report, 1965-1974
  • Academic performance of 60 provisional freshmen, 1959-1960
  • American College Admission Center

BOX 29

  • Placement Bureau reports
  • Graduate student materials
  • Master’s Degree revisions
  • Summer placement testing, 1961

BOX 30

  • Senior testing, 1960
  • Senior interviews, 1960
  • Honorary degrees, 1976-1979
  • UNI Foundation, 1969-1976
  • Form 304
  • Academic Master Plan Committee, 1971-1973
  • Meetings with new staff, 1961-1975
  • Council of Instructional Administrators, list of members
  • Search committee for VP and provost, 1969-1971

BOXES 31-49

  • These boxes contain research project results, including books, articles, and other publications, arranged by author, primarily from 1965-1976.

BOX 31

  • Anderson, B. Wylie, “The Effect of Pre- Versus Post-Organizers upon Retention of Economic Concepts at the Collegiate Level,” 1974
  • Anderson, Wayne
    • “Conodonts from the Arlington Formation of North-Central Iowa,” 1965
    • Geology of Iowa, 1972
  • Aurand, Wayne, Music education research project, 1971

BOX 32

  • Aurand, Wayne, Music education research project, 1971 (continued)

BOX 33

  • Barrilleaux, Louis
    • “A Comparison of Textbooks of textbooks and Multiple Library References,” 1962
    • “A Comparison of the Effects on Certain Areas of Student development When Teaching Eighth Grade Science with a Basic Text and with Multiple Available References,” 1962
  • Boots, Myra, “Interviews with Clinicians and Administrators of twelve Speech Pathology Programs in the Public Schools of Iowa,” 1973-1974
  • Brimm, R. Paul, “Instructional use of the Telephone Amplifier,” 1963
  • Brown, Emily, “Foreign Area Studies: India,” 1969
  • Bultena, Louis, “Deviant Behavior in Sweden,” 1971

BOX 34

  • Chang, James, “An Apparatus for the Investigation of Graham’s law of Effusion,” 1968
  • Comparative Political Systems Class, “A Proposal to Re-district Iowa’s Congressional Districts,” 1971
  • Conklin-Happ, S., “Keyboard Theory”
  • Daane, Calvin & Gordon Rhum, “Exploration in the Measure of Empathy as Analytical Predictive Ability,” 1962
  • Dreier, William
    • “A Study in School and Church Attendance Areas in Van Buren County, Iowa,” 1963
    • “A Short report of the Evaluation of the Elementary Schools at Hampton, Iowa,” 1964
    • “The Community School District in Iowa,” 1967
    • “A Short History of Local School Districts and UNI,” 1976
    • “Does an Air Age Workshop Course Make Any Difference?” 1960
    • “A Short General Survey for Test for Air Age,” no date
    • “Identifying Beliefs about Education; Hampton, Iowa, Elementary Teachers Look at Their Schools and the Minnesota Guide for Self-Appraisal and Improvement of Elementary Schools,” no date

BOX 35

  • Earls, J.M., Introductory Statistics, a Programmed Text, 1968
  • Eilers, Lawrence, “The Vascular Flora of the Iowan Area,” 1971
  • Gibb, E.G. & D. Matala, “Study of the Use of Special Teachers of Science and Mathematics in Grades 5 and 6,” no date
  • Gilloley, L. & P. McCarthy, “Home Experiences Associated with Children’s reading Growth,” 1962
  • Gohman, Walter
    • Physics learning packets, 1968
    • “Personalized Sequential Physics Experiences,” 1971

BOX 36

  • Haman, A., E. TePaske & R. Sloan, Laboratory Manual for Biological Sciences, 1966
  • Hamilton, E.W. & Ina Silvey, “Report on Mathematics for General Education via Closed-Circuit Television,” no date
  • Hampton, Nellie, “Effects of Special training on the Achievement and Adjustment of Gifted Children,” 1962
  • Hansen, Gloria, “Department of Business and Business Education,” 1968
  • Happ, William, “Physical Education Curriculum for Boys and Girls in Junior and Senior High School,” 1968
  • Henrickson, Paul, “Lying, Dogmatic, and Creative Persons,” 1970
  • Hollman, Telford, “Insurance and the Doctrines of Estoppel, Waiver and Election.” 1975
  • Humphrey, Katherine, “Report of the Business Writing Class Survey of 80 Business respondents to Determine the Importance and Frequency of Use of Various Communication Skills in Business,” 1971

BOX 37

  • Jewell, R.
    • “The Relative Effectiveness of Two Methods of Instruction in College Freshmen Composition: Closed-Circuit Television and ‘Normal’ Classroom,” 1966
    • “The Effectiveness of College-Level Instruction in Freshment Composition,” 1966
  • Jewell, R. & E. McDermott, “Final Report of the Communication Experiment Conducted by the department of Languages, Speech, and Literature of the Iowa State Teachers College, 1955-19587,” 1961
  • Jones, James
    • “Dimensions of Meaning and Attitude Change,” 1970
    • “Additional Attitudinal Valence and Semantic Differential Potency Scales,” 1971
    • “Treatment Conditions, Dogmatism, and Perception of Demand Characteristics,” 1971
  • Keefe, Thomas, HELP, 1975

BOX 38

  • Kelly, M. Frances, “Closed-Circuit television at SCI,” 1969
  • Kelly, James, SPBE, 1972
  • Kelso, Paul, “First and Fourth Semester Predicted Grade-Point Averages for4 University of Northern Iowa Freshmen Men and Women Students,” 1969
  • Klinkowitz, Jerome
    • Literary Disruptions, circa 1972
    • Lost in the Cathouse, 1972
    • “Interview of Jerzy Kosinski,” 1973
    • “Critique on Charles White,” 1973

BOX 39

  • Klinkowitz, Jerome (continued)
    • Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., 1974
    • Access to Fiction, 1974
    • Jonathan Bumbach’s SuperFiction, 1975
  • Konig, Fritz, Guest editor of Micromegas, 1971
  • Kuehl, Raymond, Assessment of Supervising Teacher Behaviors as Perceived by Student Teachers, 1971

BOX 40

  • Melberg, Merritt, “Analysis of Closed-Circuit Television as a Method of Presenting 21:14—The Teacher and the Child,” 1959
  • Mooney, Patrick, The UNI Journal of Social Thought, Spring 1976
  • Munday, Leo, “A Study of Four Measures Used by the Board of Review, Department of Education and Psychology,” 1962
  • Myung, Hyo Chul
    • “On Prime Ideals and Primary Decompositions in a Nonassociation Ring,” 1972
    • “A Generalization of the prime Radical in Nonassociative Rings,” 1972
    • “A Characterization of the Jacobson Radical in Ternary Algebras,” 1973
    • “A Note of Lie-Admissible Nilalgebras,” 1972
    • “A Remark on the Proof of a Theorem of Laufer and Tomber,” 1971
    • “Some Classes of Flexible Lie-Admissible Algebras,” 1972
  • Nijim, Basheer, “Israel and the Potential for Conflict,” 1969
  • Nilsen, Don, “Semantic Theory,” 1972
  • Nodarse, Samuel & others, “Figeras de America,” 1967
  • Nodarse, Samuel, “The Psych-o-Generative Learning Method,” 1970

BOX 41

  • Nodarse, Samuel (continued)
    • A Team Teaching Approach to Spanish Elementary I, Book I, no date
    • A Team Teaching Approach to Spanish Elementary I, Book II, 1974
  • Norris, Mildred, Social Studies in Iowa Elementary Schools, 1965
  • Oates, Michael
    • Premier Cours De Structure Francaise, 1971
    • The Outlook, 1971

BOX 42

  • PLS Faculty
    • “The English Language Arts Program,” 1966
    • Scopes, 1970-1972
  • Paige, D. & H. Trimble, “Summer Seminar in Science and Mathematics at the Price Laboratory School,” 1959
  • Parker, Henry, Fire of green: A Text of Beginning Latin, 1966
  • Quirk, Charles, “A Statistical Analysis of the Signers of the Auburn Affirmation,” no date
  • Reppas, Basil, “Historical Explanation: A Select Bibliography,” 1970
  • Rhum, Gordon & Bert Woodcock, “The Effectiveness of the PETNA Drivotrainer in Driver Education,” 1956
  • Rutkoski, Edward, “The Iowa Experiment with an Integrated System of Education,” 1968

BOX 43

  • Schwandt, Lynn, “UNIKIT, Student Computer Programming System,” no date
  • Scott, Ralph
    • “Ceiling Level as a Factor in Assessing Disadvantaged Children’s Abilities,” no date
    • “Cognitive Profiles of ‘Retarded’ Children: A Survey of Inter- and Intra-Child Differences,” 1970
    • “Perceptual Skills, General Intellectual Ability, Rare, and Later Reading Achievement,” 1970
    • “School and Home: Not Either-Or,” 1971
  • Scott, Ralph, with J. Nelson, and A. Dunbar, The Learning Readiness System, 1968
  • Scott, Ralph, with Garth Petrie, Screening Children for Compensatory Education,” 1967
  • Scovel, Donald, “A Questionnaire Survey of Political Activity by Selected Iowa Social Studies Teachers,” 1971

BOX 44

  • Showalter, D., “Some Attitude Changes During a Summer School, Including an Upward Bound Experience,” 1969
  • Silvey, Wray & Ina Silvey, “The Effect of Limited Counseling on the Provisional Student,” no date
  • Sonstegard, Manford
    • “Group Counseling Methods with Parents of Elementary School Children as Related to Pupil Growth Development,” 1961
    • “Development of Criteria for the Identification of Pre-School Children with Learning Problems,” 1981
  • Soy, Eloise
    • “Inservice Workshops for teachers of AAAS, SCIS, and ESS,” no date
    • “Attitudes of Perspective Elementary Teachers Toward Science as a Field of Specialty,” 1967
  • Stageberg, Norman
    • The Phonology of English, 1971
    • An Introductory English Grammar, 1965Structural Ambiguity in Writing, 1968

BOX 45

  • Stageberg, Norman (continued)
    • The Phonology of English, 1963
    • The Morphology of English, 1963
  • Truesdale, Wayne
    • “The 1967 Iowa Support Law,” 1967
    • “The Dilemma of the Small School,” no date
    • “Some Problems Facing the Small Iowa School,” 1969
    • The Ninth Annual Report of the Iowa Association of School Administrators, 1969-1971
    • “A Searching Look at School Finance in Iowa: Analysis of Financial Data for Iowa’s 453 School Districts,” 1970-1971
    • “A Comparison of Costs of Services Provided by the Joint County System and by Benton County for Benton County Children,” 1972
    • “Population and School Enrollment Trends in Iowa,” 1972
    • “Teacher Demands,” 1975
    • “Iowa School Support Programs in Relation to Court Decision on ‘Equal protection of the Laws,” 1971
    • “The Future of 1) Area I Schools; 2) The Small School in Iowa,” 1971
    • “Education’s Share in the National Economy,” 1971 (2 copies)
    • “The School Administrative Organization,” 1970

BOX 46

  • Truesdale, Wayne (continued)
    • “Financing Iowa’s Schools,” 1971
    • “Summary Report of Materials presented in the Interdisciplinary Seminar in School Administration,” 1972
  • Vander Beek, Howard, “A Guide to the Language Arts Program in the Malcolm Price Laboratory School,” 1963
  • Wagner, Guy & others, Science Games and Activities, 1967
  • Weber, Erwin & R. Ditzenberger, R. Hahn, G. Hansen, and G. Timpany, “A Pilot Study to Explore the Use of Audio-Tutorial Learning in the Secretarial Skills Area,” 1972

BOX 47

  • Weber, Edwin, “A Study of Graduates of the Department of Business Education and Office Administration at the University of Northern Iowa for the Years 1969-1973,” 1974
  • Wengert, Harold
    • Personalized Adventures in Chemical Education, 1970
    • Personalized Adventures in Chemical Education, 1971
    • PACE, 1972

BOX 48

  • Wheeler, Charles
    • “Writing Model Themes,” 1967
    • “A Short Course in Theme Evaluation,” 1973
  • Wiederanders, Don, Mathematics Curriculum, 1963, 1966, 1967, 1969

BOX 49

  • Winsberg, Shirley, “Report of the Experimentation on the Use of Student Assistants in Freeing Instructor Time,” 1959
  • Woodcock, Bert, “The Automobile Driving Records of Former Des Moines High School Students, Some of Whom Completed a Driver Education program,” 1959

BOX 50

  • 1981 NCA visit preparations, 1979-1981

BOX 51

  • NCATE review of UNI, March 1974
  • Miscellaneous correspondence of Gordon Rhum, November 1961-May 1975
  • AETNA Drivotrainer research project, 1955-1956
  • “The Automotive Driving Record of Former Des Moines High School Students…” by Gordon Rhum and Bert L. Woodcock, April-May, 1959
  • Department of Public Instruction Review of Teacher Education Programs at UNI, 1979-1981
  • The 101 Graduates Who Earned Specialist’s Degrees at the University of Northern Iowa, 1960-1978, by Gordon Rhum, June 1979 (2 copies)

BOX 52

  • Dean’s Grant Project, 1982-1983
    • Purpose of the project
    • College of Education, 1981-1982
    • College of Education, 1982-1983
    • General correspondence
    • Planning
    • Office of Student Field Experience directory of personnel, 1982-1983
    • Office of Student Field Experience student teaching directories, 1982-1983
    • Materials regarding interview of faculty members by Dr. Leland Wolf, 1983
    • Student teaching performance checklist
    • Student teaching performance checklist, Data and investigation of authorship instrument
    • Stages of Concern questionnaire
    • Miscellaneous materials, including correspondence

Processing Information

Finding aid created by University Archivist Gerald Peterson. Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, December 2017. Linear feet updated August 27, 2017.