CONTACT: CHARLES S. DRUM
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0048; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: June 6, 2001
Provost Whitmore elected chair of NASULGC council
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- UI Provost Jon Whitmore has been elected chair of the
Council on Academic Affairs of the National Association of State Universities
and Land-Grant Colleges (NASULGC) by the councils executive committee.
The council is the primary organization within NASULGC for major state university
Founded in 1887, NASULGC is the nation's oldest higher education association.
A voluntary association of public universities, land-grant institutions and
many of the nation's public university systems, NASULGC campuses are located
in all 50 states, the U.S. territories and the District of Columbia.
Whitmore will assume his duties at the Nov. 11 meeting of NASULGC in Washington,