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Amidst handshakes and applause, the platform party is greeted by well-wishers during the inaugural recessional at the IU Auditorium. Grand Marshal Edwin Marshall (foregound) is followed by President Adam W. Herbert, Frederick Eichhorn Jr., president of the IU Board of Trustees, Stephen Ferguson, vice president of the Board of Trustees (greeting Mrs. Herbert), and trustee Stephen Backer. A public reception in the lobby followed the ceremony .

What has been known in its planning stages as the Multidisciplinary Science Building Phase I will be named Simon Hall after its benefactors, and a ceremonial groundbreaking is planned June 3 in Bloomington. In Indianapolis, one research team at the School of Medicine is investigating the efficacy of "tailor-made" breast cancer treatments, while another has identified a gene with a statistical link to the disease of alcoholism.
Four Bloomington faculty have received prestigious Guggenheim Fellowships, and five at the Herron School of Art have been awarded inaugural Efroymson Contemporary Arts Fellowships.
Open the cyber pages of one of IUís finest publications,Research & Creative Activity, which is Home Pagesí "Web pick of the week." Read about the fortune-telling powers of shipwrecks, volcanoes in Iceland and the impassioned research of an IU South Bend sociology major.

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The inauguration of the 17th president of Indiana University

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