MPA Program community mourns passing of Barbara Beam
The MPA Program community mourns the passing on January 9, 2003, of Barbara Ann Beam, wife for 35 years of Doctor David R. Beam, associate professor in the Department of Social Sciences and director of IIT's Graduate Program in Public Administration. Barbara was known to many as an enthusiastic teacher, coordinator and consultant at Aptakisic Junior High School in Buffalo Grove, where she specialized in computer education and was responsible for the school's computer lab. She is survived by a son, Robert, age 29, many cousins, and Professor Beam.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to:
- The International Crane Foundation, E-11376 Shady Lane Road, P.O. Box 447, Baraboo, WI 53913.
- Resurrection Children's Center, 2280 N. Beauregard Street, Alexandria, VA 22311.
- The V Foundation, 100 Towerview Court, Cary, NC 27513.