When former University of Northern Iowa president Bill Ruud made his last appearance before the state Board of Regents in June, the board piled on the praise. “Your leadership, your enthusiasm at a time when the university really needed that was really critical in bringing about a positive confidence level at the university,” said Board […]
Entries Tagged as 'Price Lab School'
August 7th, 2016 · No Comments
April 29th, 2012 · No Comments
As the Iowa Legislature seeks to finish its session, it is now essential for all of us to take an objective look at the proposed closing of the Malcolm Price Laboratory School, Iowa’s R&D School. We need to ask a simple question about the rationale for the closing: where is the evidence? Because if you […]
April 2nd, 2012 · No Comments
The idea for this column started with a nagging question: why does Truman State, the former Northeast Missouri State University, keep beating the University of Northern Iowa every year in the U.S. News & World Report rankings of Midwestern public universities? For several years, UNI has appeared among the top-ranked public universities in the Midwest […]