Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Remembering beloved faculty, David Bills, Linda Fielding, and John Kiraly Jr. and their impact on the world as scholars, mentors, and friends.

David Bills

Bills leaves legacy as humble scholar, generous mentor, tireless champion
David Bills, sociology of education professor and Emma E. Holmes Faculty Research Fellow in the Department of Educational Policy and Leadership Studies (EPLS), died peacefully on July 15, 2021, at the age of 67.

Late professor emeritus Linda Fielding

Fielding remembered as mentor, colleague, friend
College of Education Associate Professor Emeritus Linda Fielding died June 18, 2021, from complications related to Alzheimer’s disease.

John Kiraly

Remembering John Kiraly Jr.
Special education faculty emeritus John Kiraly Jr., 88, passed away Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Kiraly, a Wallingford, Connecticut native, taught at the University of Iowa College of Education for 20 years, from 1970-1989, and at Western Kentucky University for 16 years.

Read more from the Annual Report 2021.