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Celebrating the University of Illinois: Engine of Innovation

Event Type
Reception/Open House
Sponsor
Department of History
Location
Center for Advanced Studies, Levis Faculty Center 2nd floor, 919 W. Illinois Street, Urbana
Date
Apr 28, 2017   5:00 pm  
Speaker
Frederick Hoxie, Emeriti of Department of History
Contact
Bob Morrissey
E-Mail
rmorriss@illinois.edu
Phone
217-333-1155
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Join us April 28th to celebrate the history of the University.  We will hear from Fred Hoxie, editor of the new book, University of Illinois: Engine of Innovation (U of I Press, 2017), which tells the story of our remarkable university through essays and vignettes  about key inventions, places and people.  The event will also include short talks from several of the book's authors, as well as refreshments, a display from the University Archives, discounted copies of the book, and good cheer.  Organized by the Department of History.

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