GSU Reflects on the Past and Looks to the Future

University Park, IL–(ENEWSPF)–As it commemorates its 40th Anniversary of providing educational opportunity, Governors State University is sponsoring a discussion featuring a panel of distinguished guests on Friday, November 6, at 3 p.m., in Engbretson Hall.

The discussion will focus on the birth, growth, and future of the university. Current GSU president, Dr. Elaine Maimon and past president Dr. Leo Goodman-Malamuth II will be joined by Dr. Adenuga Atewologun, Vice President of Academic Affairs at Prairie State College and Dr. Blondean Davis, Superintendent of Matteson School District 162. The panel discussion will be moderated by Dr. Paul Green, Director, Institute for Politics and the Arthur Rubloff Professor of Policy Studies at Roosevelt University, who will also contribute to the discussion.

After the discussion, a permanent, interactive history wall commemorating the past 40 years will be unveiled in the main entrance atrium. A public reception will follow.

This event is part of a year of special events, lectures, seminars, workshops, and exhibits celebrating GSU’s 40th Anniversary. This event is free and open to the public.

Governors State University is located at 1 University Parkway, University Park, Illinois. For more information, call (708) 534-4128 or visit