Annette Hacker, director,
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Heather Sauer, College of Design Communications, (515) 294-9289
Teddi Barron, News Service, (515) 294-4778
Media Advisory: ISU and City of Ames will celebrate Unity Mural Tuesday
A "Celebration of the Unity Mural" will begin at 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 30, at the front entrance to the College of Design on the Iowa State University campus. The event will commemorate completion of the mural, "Towards a Legacy," which illustrates the "One Community" theme adopted by the university and the city of Ames.
ISU President Gregory Geoffroy, Ames Mayor Ted Tedesco and Government of the Student Body President Angela Groh will talk about the ISU-Ames connection and the student artists who spent 10 weeks painting the 20-foot by 8-foot mural.
Media are invited to attend. More information and a photo are at http://www.public.iastate.edu/~nscentral/releases/2005/aug/mural.shtml