“John Ryan: In His Own Words”

WFIU/WTIU presents a snapshot into the career of the late John Ryan, Indiana University's 14th president, in a 2008 interview.

In an exclusive interview taped in 2008, the WFIU/WTIU News Team presents a look at the legacy of Indiana University’s 14th President, including his work to make higher education accessible to Hoosiers across the state.

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You can see “John Ryan: In His Own Words” tonight at 9 on WTIU, and hear it that evening at 7 on WFIU.

Visitations for the late IU President will be held at Allen Funeral Home, 4155 South Old Highway 37, today, August 11, from 3-7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on John Ryan’s birthday, Friday, August 12, 2011, at 11 a.m. at what was his own church for many years, St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church.

Contributions may be made in memory of Dr. Ryan to:

The John W. Ryan Fellowship Fund with the School of SPEA at Indiana University
Polish Studies at Indiana University
Hungarian Chair at Indiana University

All donations should be sent c/o any of the following addresses:

The Indiana University Foundation
PO Box 500
Bloomington, Indiana 47408

The Sister Henrita Fund at Loyola High School
145 Good Counsel Drive
Mankato, Minnesota 56001

The IU Health Bloomington Hospital Home Health and Hospice Program
619 West First Street
Bloomington, Indiana 47403

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.allenfuneralhome.org

Joe Hren

Anchor, Indiana Newsdesk - WTIU & WFIU News. Follow him on Twitter @Joe_Hren

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