This was such sad news. Julia was so full of vitality it is hard to comprehend her passing. I was an associate dean while she was Dean of the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota. Those were hard years at the University, and she faced them with imagination, creativity and unwavering courage, sometimes against graceless opposition. She was enormously skilled as an administrator.
Most of all, though, I became her friend, a friendship constantly enhanced by her warmth, her...
March 12, 2013 | Minneapolis, MN