Type of Memorial

Rock Plaque

In Memoriam

Christensen, Dr. George C.


South of Vet Med Plaza

Plaque Text

"George C. Christensen. For extraordinary national and international contributions to higher education, the veterinary medical profession, and Iowa State University, this street is named in honor of George C. Christensen. Through his expertise and vision, Dr. Christensen helped Iowa State through a time of great academic growth and international development. Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine, 1963-1965. Vice President for Academic Affairs, 1965-1987. Executive Director of International Affairs, 1987-1989. Iowa State University."