University of Iowa Honoring Former Chair Emeritus Dick Stanley and His Wife Mary Jo

dick.jpgThe University of Iowa is honoring our former Chair Emeritus Dick Stanley and his wife Mary Jo, for their generous donation to the university’s museum of art.  In recognition of this transformational gift, the new museum will be named the University of Iowa Stanley Art Museum.  Construction of 63,000 square foot facility will start in 2018 with completion scheduled for 2020. 

“For more than 50 years, Dick and Mary Jo’s inspirational volunteerism and generosity have had a profound impact on our students, faculty, and community,” says Lynette Marshall, president and CEO of the University of Iowa Center for Advancement. “The University of Iowa Stanley Museum of Art honors their exemplary citizenship in our university community and is a wonderful tribute to their lives of service and giving.”