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College of Nursing unveils centennial logo
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa College of Nursing has unveiled
the logo it developed as part of the centennial celebration of nursing
education at the university. The logo will appear on various materials
prepared and distributed in conjunction with the centennial celebration.
It was designed by Steven Warner, a graphics technician at the college.
The centennial celebration, "Sustaining a Tradition," will
be April 2-4, 1998 on the UI campus. Invitations will be extended to all
alumni of the nursing school, encouraging them to return to campus for
Activities will include presentations on the past, present and future
of the profession. Guests and speakers will include the past deans of the
college, as well as distinguished graduates of the nursing school.
The UI College of Nursing currently offers bachelor's, master's and
doctorate degrees in nursing, as well as a wide variety of continuing education
programs for nurses in Iowa and the Midwest. The college is acknowledged
as a world leader in nursing education and in gerontological research.
Each year, approximately 425 students are enrolled in the college, with
thousands more taking part in continuing education programs at sites across