Reception: Celebrating the legacy of Barbara Forker
|Date/Time:||Monday, 11 Oct 2010 from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm|
|Location:||Second floor lobby, Forker Building|
|Channel:||College of Human Sciences|
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Barbara E. Forker, professor emeritus, began her career at Iowa State in 1948 as a physical education instructor. She served as chair of the department of physical education for women (1958-1974), and chair of the department of physical education and leisure studies (1974-1986). She retired in 1986.
In 1998, the Forker Building was dedicated in her name. Barbara passed away in Green Valley, Ariz., in May.