CONTACT: C. LINDON LARSON
2130 Medical Laboratories
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-9569; fax (319) 335-8034
Release: May 17, 1999
Local University of Iowa student named to honorary
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- (Name), a fourth-year student
at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry from (hometown), is
one of eight UI dental students elected to Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU), a
national dental fraternity.
(Last name) is the (son/daughter) of
(parents names). (He/she) will he honored at the annual
OKU recognition dinner June 3 in Iowa City.
Only 12 percent of each years graduating class
is selected to OKU. Selection is based on outstanding scholarship, exemplary
character and potential for professional growth and development. Faculty members
who also are OKU members choose students to induct.
OKU was founded in 1914, and its Mu Chapter was chartered
at the UI in 1923. The three Greek letters represent teeth, health and conservation.
EDITORS: Receipt of this news release indicates that a
student from your area has received the honor described above. Students
and parents names are listed below by hometown.
DAVENPORT: Deborah Clark-Holke, daughter
of the Rev. James and Pam Clark; Meredith L. Quimby, daughter of Cal and Mary
IOWA FALLS: Corey C. Conrad, son of Jim and Judy Conrad
MASON CITY: Dawn M. Wunderle, daughter of Jeanne and Terry
KOSHKONONG: Brandy A. Lancaster, daughter of Eddie Lancaster
SALT LAKE CITY: Christopher C. Burton, son
of Charles and Linda Burton; Jeffrey D. Connolly, son of Dr. and Mrs. Dean
SANDY: Erik R. Curtis, son of Dr. Raymond and Teresa Curtis