A Memorial Tribute in Honor of Colleen Kristl Pauwels (Reference Office naming ceremony)

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On April 29, 2014 the Reference Office in the Law Library of the Indiana University Maurer School of Law was named in honor of Colleen Kristl Pauwels. Pauwels was the Director of the Law Library from 1978 to 2011.

Included in this collection is a video of the ceremony, the texts of the individual speakers, a form for donating to the Colleen Pauwels Memorial Fund, the invitation, and a few photographs.

To learn more about Ms. Pauwels, please see the Memorial published in the American Association of Law Libraries' Law Library Journal.


Speakers (in order of appearance):

  • Austen L. Parrish, Dean of the Law School
  • Linda Fariss, Director of the Law Library
  • Beth Cate (delivering the remarks of Professor Fred H. Cate)
  • Gerard Pauwels

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Pauwels Tribute - Parrish.pdf (74 kB)
Remarks of Austen Parrish

Pauwels Tribute - Fariss.pdf (43 kB)
Remarks of Linda Fariss

Pauwels Tribute - Cate.pdf (48 kB)
Remarks of Fred Cate (delivered by Beth Cate)

Pauwels Tribute - Gerard Pauwels.pdf (36 kB)
Remarks of Gerard Pauwels

Donation Form.pdf (571 kB)
Donation Form - Colleen Pauwels Memorial Fund

Iinvitation (pauwels tribute).pdf (2850 kB)
Invitation (Pauwels Memorial)

CP Poster.pdf (520 kB)
Poster (2013 Academy of Law Alumni Fellows Ceremony)

CP Plaque 029.pdf (836 kB)

CP Door Sign 032.pdf (676 kB)
Door sign