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June 19, 2007

Thompson Appointed To UI Advisory Board

Mike Thompson, a guidance counselor at Solon High School, was recently appointed on the University of Iowa's Office of Admissions' High School Counselor Advisory Board.

Thompson is one of 15 select high school counselors on the board, which was formed in 1991 to advise the UI Office of Admissions on various issues related to the college admissions process. The board meets on the UI campus twice a year in April and September.

"We look forward to working with Mike Thompson and know that he will be effective in helping us make the admissions process easier for students," said Michael Barron, UI assistant provost for enrollment services and director of admissions.

For more information about applying to the University of Iowa, visit the Office of Admissions Website at

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