100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0000; fax (319) 384-0024
Campus Notes is provided by the University of Iowa News Services and contains
general interest information for the UI community about events taking place
at the UI, events broadcast about people associated with or news about the
University scheduled for broadcast by area media.
Release: Nov. 30, 2000
Finding God at Iowa Forum features UI Professor Nancy Thompson
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Nancy Thompson, associate professor, University of Iowa
College of Public Health, will speak at the Friday, Dec. 1 Finding God at
Iowa Forum, which will be held from noon to 1 p.m. in River Room 1 of the
Iowa Memorial Union. The forum is free and open to the public.
The monthly forum is designed to stimulate open discussion among UI members
on the relevance of the Judeo-Christian faith to the academic endeavor.
Thompson received a doctorate in socio-medical sciences from Columbia University
prior to joining the dental hygiene faculty at the UI in 1980. She received
the UI Senior Dental Hygiene Faculty of the Year award in 1981 and serves
as a consultant to various national professional organizations, including
the National Board of Dental Examiners.
The Finding God at Iowa Lunch Forum is a program of the Geneva Campus Ministry
at the UI and is a complement to the popular Geneva Lecture Series, which
brings speakers to the campus to speak on a range of topics from a Judeo-Christian
For more information, contact Jason Chen, director, Geneva Campus Ministry,
120 N. Dubuque Street, Iowa City or call 341-0007 or e-mail email@example.com