CONTACT: STEVE PARROTT
5 Old Capitol
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-0557; fax (319) 335-0558
President Coleman schedules fifth "fireside chat" for March
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The fifth in a series of "fireside chats"
between University of Iowa students and President Mary Sue Coleman is scheduled
for Monday, March 31, from 7-9 p.m. in the Triangle Ballroom at the Iowa
The chats, which are co-sponsored by President Coleman and the UI Student
Government, are designed to UI students an opportunity to talk directly
with the president, asking questions or relating their concerns about university
Invitations will be sent to 500 students chosen at random from the list
of current students on record in the Office of the Registrar. The same
process will be followed for issuing invitations to a fireside chat to
be held in April.
David Skorton, UI vice president for research, will accompany President
Coleman at the March 31 chat.