CONTACT: GARY GALLUZZO
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0009; fax (319) 384-0024
UI student engineers hold Oct. 29 Graduate School Fair in Science
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa student chapter of Tau Beta
Pi, a national engineering honor society, will hold a 1-5 p.m., Thursday,
Oct. 29 Graduate School Fair in Science and Technology in the R. Wayne
Richey Ballroom, Iowa Memorial Union (IMU).
Featured activities at the fair will include a 2 p.m. talk, "The
Advantages of Obtaining an MBA," by Gary Gaeth, associate dean of
the school of management and professor of marketing in the UI College of
Business Administration, in the Illinois Room, IMU; and a 3:30 p.m. talk,
"Interdisciplinary Study in Graduate School," by Leslie Sims,
dean of the UI Graduate College, in the Illinois Room, IMU.
April Rathe, Tau Beta Pi vice president, said that the Graduate School
Fair in Science and Technology will provide students considering graduate
school with an opportunity to interact with UI professors and graduate
students in a casual environment including departmental booths with displays,
information, and representatives. In addition to science and technology,
the fields of medicine, law and liberal arts will be represented. A booth
for financial aid and scholarship opportunities at Iowa, including admission
applications and GRE information, will also be available.
The fair is free and open to the public.