Robert Morrissey (left), Executive Director of the University’s Center in Paris and the Benjamin Franklin Professor in Romance Languages & Literatures, and John Boyer, Dean of the College and the Martin A. Ryerson Distinguished Service Professor in History and the College, celebrated with members of the University community, including trustees, administrators, faculty, students and alumni, as well as French dignitaries and Chicago’s Mayor Richard Daley and his wife, Maggie, at the official dedication of the Center in Paris, the first University-wide foreign center.
President Randel (above, left to right) Howard Leach, the U.S. Ambassador to France, and Chicago Mayor Richard Daley enjoyed the festivities at the ambassador’s home in Paris during a weekend of dedication events held earlier this month for the University’s Center in Paris.
Janel Mueller (left to right), Dean of the Division of the Humanities and the William Rainey Harper Distinguished Service Professor in the College, posed for a photo with University Trustees Michael Klingensmith and Anthony Dean.
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