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Alma Mater Rededication Ceremony

Event Type
Other
Sponsor
Office of the Chancellor
Location
Alma Mater Plaza, corner of Sixth and Wright streets, Urbana
Date
Jun 6, 2014   10:00 - 11:00 am   Cupcakes in honor of Alma's "birthday" to be served after the event
Speaker
Jean Bandler, granddaughter of Lorado Taft, Chancellor Phyllis Wise, others
Cost
Free
Contact
Joel Steinfeldt
E-Mail
jsteinfe@illinois.edu
Phone
217-333-0420
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Originating Calendar
Campus General Request Event

Members of the campus community are invited to attend the rededication ceremony for the the newly restored Alma Mater sculpture in front of Altgeld Hall, corner of Sixth and Wright streets. Featured speakers include Jean Bandler, granddaughter of sculptor Lorado Taft, Chancellor Phyllis Wise, Andrzej Dajnowski, Ph.D., the lead conservator for the Conservation of Sculpture and Objects Studio, which handled conservation efforts, and Christa Deacy-Quinn, representing the team of university conservation experts that led the project.

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