MR. DIXON JONES

Library Graphic Designer, Emeritus

WHEREAS Mr. Dixon Jones has served the University of Alaska Fairbanks with distinction from 1989 to 2017; and

WHEREAS Mr. Jones has provided outstanding service to many units across the University, including the Alaska Center for Energy and Power, Alaska Native Language Center, College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, Fire and Police Departments, Geophysical Institute, KUAC, Summer Sessions and Lifelong Learning, University of Alaska Museum of the North, and University of Alaska Press, as well as the Library; and

WHEREAS Mr. Jones has provided a wide range of excellent designs, including dozens of covers for books, handbooks, directories, catalogs and other publications, along with hundreds of brochures, signs and posters; and is widely respected for his attentiveness to clients, eye for detail, productivity and creativity; and has been exemplary in his work to visually represent the University mission and unique character; and

WHEREAS Mr. Jones won national recognition from the American Association of Museums for a design project in collaboration with University of Alaska Museum of the North staff;

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the University of Alaska Fairbanks expresses its deep appreciation to Mr. Dixon Jones for his extensive contributions to the State of Alaska and to the University; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the University of Alaska Fairbanks, in further recognition of the invaluable services rendered by Mr. Jones and as evidence of the University’s desire that his identification with the University be maintained, hereby salutes the appointment of Mr. Dixon Jones as Library Graphic Designer, Emeritus; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this resolution be appropriately engrossed and signed by the Chancellor of the University of Alaska Fairbanks as further evidence of the esteem and respect in which he holds Mr. Dixon Jones, and conveyed to Mr. Jones on this 6th day of May, 2017.

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