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Memorial service honors late art administrative assistant

Memorial service honors late art administrative assistant

Haviland Cardinal, Staff Writer

January 17, 2019


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A cold and grey January afternoon, the trees on campus seemed barren of life, the grieving met inside the Liberal Art Center to celebrate the life of Virginia Thomas. The art department’s longtime administrative assistant died on Nov. 18, a month shy of her birthday. Thomas would have been 72 yea...

University memorial planned for administrative assistant

University memorial planned for administrative assistant

Noah Alatza, News Editor

January 7, 2019


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The Art and Design department announced on Facebook Jan. 4, that a university memorial service for a former administrative assistant will take place on Jan 15. On Nov. 21, University Communications confirmed that Virginia Thomas, 71,  died on Nov. 18 in an email sent to the USI community. Inter...

‘No way to make it fully accessible’

‘No way to make it fully accessible’

Noah Alatza, News Editor

September 25, 2018


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Parker Grace had just started working on an assignment when he had to use the restroom in the middle of class. Grace had a problem though, he was on the first floor of the Arts Center. The freshman undecided major did not want to walk to the lower level to use the Arts Center’s single restroom...

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