April 12, 2005

SIUC interviews finalists to head the University press

by Paula Davenport

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- A pair of candidates, each seeking to be next director of the SIU Press, will visit campus in the coming weeks.

  • Arthur M. "Lain" Adkins, books division manager of the University of Chicago Press, will visit Thursday and Friday, April 21 and 22.
  • Gregory M. Britton, director and publisher of the Minnesota Historical Society Press, will be on campus Thursday and Friday April 28 and 29.

They will tour campus, meet with various constituency groups, will visit the University Press and meet its staff members.