WRITER: SARAH BURKE
CONTACT: GARY GALLUZZO
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0009; fax (319) 384-0024
March 4 Reception to Honor of UI Liberal Arts Dean
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- A reception will be held for Linda Maxson, dean of
the University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts, Wednesday, March 4 at the
Clarion Conference Center located at 1220 First Avenue, I-80 at Exit 242,
Coralville. The 5:30 p.m. reception will precede a 6:15 p.m. program.
Sponsored by the Greater Iowa City Iowa Club and the University of Iowa
Alumni Association, the reception is free and open to the public.
Maxson began her tenure at Iowa in August 1997. Prior to moving to
Iowa City, she was on the faculty at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,
served as professor and head of the biology department at Penn State, and
was the associate vice chancellor for academic affairs and dean of undergraduate
academic affairs at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville.