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‘Celebration of Life’ memorial for Jan Anderson set Aug. 27

Posted August 20, 2008

A “Celebration of Life” memorial service for Janet C. Anderson is scheduled at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

Anderson, who worked at Idaho State University for 31 years and retired as dean of student affairs in 1998, died July 29 of natural causes in Newport, Wash.

Anderson’s duties at ISU included a faculty role in the department of counseling and a stint as director of the Student Health Center and Counseling Center. Anderson continued her active involvement with, and support of, ISU during her retirement.

Part of Anderson’s legacy at ISU is the entity that bears her name, the Janet C. Anderson Gender Resource Center.

For more information, contact the ISU Office of Student Affairs, (208) 282-2794.