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President Mason Reflects on UI History

Sally Mason, the 20th president of the University of Iowa, will present “The University for Iowa: A Legacy of Service and Engagement,” a journey through the institution’s history.

Join us on Monday, March 9, 2015, at Davenport’s Putnam Museum, for this rare opportunity. This free event, which is open to the public, will include refreshments, a cash bar, and a reception following…

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Frozen in Time

This past weekend, I took a short trip to Galena, a historic village in northwest Illinois just 20 miles from the Iowa border and a few miles from Wisconsin. I love strolling the winding narrow streets and seeing the beautifully preserved architecture that is as striking today as it was in the mid 1800s. Eighty-five percent of the city has…

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