First Annual Mt. Hope Roselawn Cemetery Walk

A LIVING HISTORY THEATER EVENT: WHERE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS HISTORY COMES ALIVE

The University of Illinois Alumni Association invites you to join us at Mt. Hope and Roselawn Cemeteries for a walking tour through University history.  Costumed actors will present the stories of innovators and pioneers who have shaped Illinois history, including UI President Edmund James, early professor Louisa Allen Gregory, National Championship-winning football coach Robert Zuppke and Albert Lee, Chief Clerk of the President’s Office and “unofficial dean of African-American students.”

 

 

OCT. 21 (10 A.M.) AND 22 (2 P.M.)

PERFORMANCES WILL LAST APPROXIMATELY 90 MINUTES, RAIN OR SHINE

TICKETS $10

Mt. Hope and Roselawn Cemeteries, on the corner of Fourth St. & Pennsylvania Ave., Champaign, IL

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Sponsored by the University of Illinois Alumni Association History and Traditions Programs