WMU News

Reception welcomes new editor to Medieval Institute

March 11, 2002

KALAMAZOO -- The campus community is invited to a reception Friday, March 15, to introduce and welcome Dr. Patricia Hollahan, the new managing editor for WMU's Medieval Institute publications. The reception will be held in Walwood Commons, Walwood Hall, from 4 to 6:30 p.m.

Hollahan began her new duties March 1. She replaces Dr. Thomas H. Seiler, who retired effective Jan. 1 after more than 31 years of service to the University.

Prior to her appointment in the Medieval Institute, Hollahan was an associate editor for the University of Illinois Press, where she was employed for 22 years. She received a bachelor's degree from Seattle University and a master's degree and a doctorate in Middle and Old English from the University of Illinois.

Media contact: Thom Myers, 269 387-8400, thomas.myers@wmich.edu

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