Memorial Service for Jeremiah Allen Scheduled for Aug. 1

Jeremiah Allen

A memorial service for Jeremiah M. Allen, professor emeritus of English and former dean of Humanities and Fine Arts, is being held Friday, Aug. 1 from 1-2 p.m. in 1001 Campus Center.

Allen, who retired in 1995, died May 29 at the age of 94. He was a member of the English department for 27 years and was dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Fine Arts from 1970-78 and 1979-82 and acting provost from 1978-79.