Robert Koob, UNI president, (319) 273-2566
James O'Connor, University Marketing & Public Relations, (319) 273-2761
The Board of Regents, State of Iowa released the following statement today after its meeting at the Iowa Braille and Sight Saving School in Vinton.
'Due to budget reductions at the University of Northern Iowa, significant changes will occur on the UNI campus, including at Malcolm Price Laboratory School (MPLS). MPLS will remain open as a K-12 school for the 2002-2003 school year. Negotiations are underway regarding future years.'