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UI names residence hall after Elizabeth Catlett

Madison Street Residence Hall will carry the name of renowned African American alumna
The UI has proposed naming the Madison Street Residence Hall after renowned sculptor and printmaker Elizabeth Catlett, the first African American woman to receive an MFA at the University of Iowa.

Dutch Tea Time and Beyond

UI alumna will lecture on 17th and 18th century Chinese teapots
Iowa native and UI graduate Dr. Shirley M. Mueller will talk about 17th and 18th century Chinese teapots in her lecture, “Dutch Tea Time and Beyond,” on Wednesday, Oct. 1, at 7:30 p.m. in Art Building West on the University of Iowa campus.