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University of Iowa News Release

March 6, 2003

Rebroadcasts Of Skorton Installation Are Scheduled

The March 1 installation of David Skorton as the 19th president of the University of Iowa is scheduled for rebroadcast on UITV at least four more times, and the event will be available soon for viewing over the Internet.

UITV, which first rebroadcast the installation Wednesday night, will repeat the program at 7 p.m. Friday, March 7; 5 p.m. Sunday, March 9; 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 11; and 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 12.

The university also plans to make the event available for viewing via streaming video on the web. Beginning later today, March 6, or Friday, March 7, the video will be available in several formats on the UI President's page at

In Iowa City and Coralville, UITV is viewed on cable channel 17. Check your cable television listing for the UITV channel in your area.

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa News Services, 300 Plaza Centre One, Suite 371, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-2500.

CONTACT: Media: Stephen Pradarelli, 319-384-0007,