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Robert O. Palmer and Dolores A. Palmer Scholarship

Dolores Palmer established the Robert O. Palmer and Dolores A. Palmer Scholarship memory her husband.  Mr. Palmer earned a bachelor's degree in accountancy from the University of Illinois in 1954. He was a member of the social fraternity Sigma Nu and the honorary fraternities Beta Alpha Psi and Alpha Kappa Psi.  He was a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.  He retired as a managing partner of Arthur Andersen & Company in Chicago in 1987 after spending his entire career with the company.  Mr. Palmer was an active Advocate on behalf of his alma mater, serving as a National Network volunteer and a section chair for Campaign for Illinois.  He became a member of the Presidents Council in 1987 and a member of the University of Illinois Foundation in 1993.  Dolores Palmer is a Presidents Council member and continues to be a generous supporter of the College of Business.

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