Monthly Mailing to Deans - August 2017

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TO: Deans  
FROM: Sue Curry
Interim Executive Vice President and Provost

August 28, 2017

Highlights of recent/upcoming activity: 

  • Highlights of the August 2 meeting of the Board of Regents, State of Iowa (Urbandale)
  • Next meeting: September 6-7, Iowa City

Events and deadlines:

Date Event/Deadline Responsible
Sept. 4 Tuition and mandatory fee proposals due to the Office of the Provost Deans and budget officers

Recent communications:

Date From To Item Action
Aug. 9 Downing Thomas Deans, Directors, and DEOs Visiting International Scholar Housing Information/share
Aug. 18 Sue Curry Faculty and Staff Update on Academic Organizational Structure 2020 Task Force Information/share
Aug. 21 Kevin Kregel
Lon Moeller
Deans, Directors, and DEOs FERPA Training Requirements for Instructors Information/share
Aug. 22 Kevin Kregel Deans, Directors, and DEOs AY 2017-18 Promotion and Tenure Procedures Information/share
Aug. 24 Sue Curry Vice Presidents and Deans Announcement that Dean Agrawal will step down as dean of the College of Law at the end of the 2017-18 academic year Information
Aug. 25 Sue Curry Vice Presidents and Deans Announcement that the search for a new director of the Museum of Art will begin soon, co-chaired by University Librarian John Culshaw and Professor and Interim Head of the School of Art and Art History Steve McGuire Information

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