Memorial service will honor President Emeritus Steven Muller

Event set for Friday at Peabody Institute's Miriam A. Friedberg Concert Hall

Members of the Johns Hopkins University community are invited to participate in a memorial celebration of the life of Steven Muller, the 10th president of the university, on Friday beginning at 3:30 p.m. The service will be held at the Peabody Institute's Miriam A. Friedberg Concert Hall at 17 E. Mount Vernon Place in Baltimore. A reception will follow at the adjacent George Peabody Library.

Image caption: Steven Muller

Speakers will include President Ronald J. Daniels; Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md.; Frank Mankiewicz, Dr. Muller's UCLA roommate and former president of National Public Radio; Peter Fischer-Appelt, president emeritus of the University of Hamburg; and Muller's two daughters.

Dr. Muller was president of Johns Hopkins University from February 1972 to June 1990, second in tenure only to founding president Daniel Coit Gilman. He also served for about a decade as the president of The Johns Hopkins Hospital.

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