Fisher to interview John and Sage Cowles

Dean Tom Fisher (Architecture) will interview John and Sage Cowles on Thursday, December 16, 2010 in a University of Minnesota Witness to History event. The Cowles are nationally recognized for their roles in transforming the Twin Cities into a cultural destination. The arts advocates will talk about the evolution of the local arts scene and their personal experiences along the way.

The discussion is the third in a new series, the LearningLife Forum, presented by the College of Continuing Education. The event takes place at 7 p.m. at the Continuing Education and Conference Center, on the St. Paul campus of the University of Minnesota. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased by calling 612-624-4000 or by visiting