The University of Iowa

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6/29/2010

Burns Weston’s “Be Remarkable” profile by Ashton Shurson

This longtime UI law faculty member’s passion for human rights has resulted in humanitarian efforts close to home and across the globe. In his almost 45 years at The University of Iowa, Burns Weston has significantly shaped the way the University promotes international studies and global human rights—and at 76 years old, he has no plans of stopping. “I love it too much, what I do,” he says. “Why quit?”