CONTACT: SHAWN PRESLEY
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0011; fax (319) 384-0024
Staff Celebration Day to be held Thursday at the University of Iowa
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- University of Iowa staff will be formally recognized
for their achievements and contributions to the UI during the first Staff
Celebration Day Thursday, June 26, from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Iowa Memorial
Union Main Lounge.
UI President Mary Sue Coleman will speak from 3 to 3:15 p.m., followed
Jay Holstein, professor in the School of Religion. Staff will showcase
their work in the areas of research, instruction and service.
"Through the event, we want to express our appreciation for staff
and celebrate their contributions," said Laura Reed, Staff Council
president. "An event of this kind has been a goal of ours and Staff
Council is excited to get it underway."
The event is sponsored by Staff Council and the Office of Staff Development.
It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 335-7524