NIU dedicates building to longtime former president - WREX.com – Rockford’s News Leader

NIU dedicates building to longtime former president

Posted:

DEKALB (WREX) - An old building gets a new image at Northern Illinois University.

Today the school dedicated the former Faraday Hall West building to a longtime university president. Now it's the John E. La Tourette Hall. La Tourette served as NIU's president from 1986 to 2000, but shares the credit for his success.

"I had a wonderful team working with me, so the accomplishments that we made over 21 years were not just my efforts, but the efforts of many, many people," he said.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WREX. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Trista Truesdale at (815) 335-7856. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.