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No rest for the retired

Some 74 UI employees entered the next stage of their lives during the 2005-06 academic year, which is to say they retired from the University. Some will stay busy with ongoing research, others will give time to worthy causes, and still others will find plenty to do around the house.

Four retirees—Helen and Louis Sandersfeld, University Hospitals and Clinics environmental services; Rex Montgomery, biochemistry; and Caroline Dieterle, Academic Advising Center—recently told fyi about their plans. Read more ...

A nose for police work

The University hired a new police officer last fall. His name is Aro, and although he’s just 3 years old, he has plenty of training under his belt—er, collar. Read more ...

News in brief

College of Engineering displays Project AWARD artwork

University tree loss after April 13 tornado calculated at $287,000

Tired of paying too much at the gas pump?

University debuts "remarkable" message

Help wanted: University president

Learning and Development July/August schedule

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Joni Troester

She loves her job. She also loves a bowl of soup at her favorite local eating spot, and she has a thing for Robert Redford, among others. Read more...


“(Gary Barta) has the qualities it takes to improve on an athletics program that is already considered one of the nation's best.”

Gary Fethke
(, June 23)

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