Monthly Mailing to Deans - January 2017

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TO: Deans  
FROM: P. Barry Butler
Executive Vice President and Provost

January 28, 2017

Highlights of recent/upcoming activity:

  • Next meeting of the Board of Regents, State of Iowa: February 22-23 (Ames)

Events and deadlines:

Date Event/Deadline Responsible
Mar. 6 Deadline to nominate for the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award Faculty, staff, students
Apr. 1 Deadline to submit proposals for Provost’s Global Forum Tenured, tenure track, clinical track, research track faculty
Apr. 30 Annual Disclosure of Outside Professional Activities and Interests: DUE APRIL 30, 2017 Faculty/staff
June 30 Expiration of current phased retirement program for faculty and staff Faculty/staff

Recent communications:

Date From To Item Action
Jan. 5 P. Barry Butler
Cheryl Reardon
Dan Reed
Jean Robillard
Deans, Directors, and DEOs Annual Disclosure of Outside Professional Activities and Interests: DUE APRIL 30, 2017 Information/share
Jan. 11 Tom Vaughn Deans, Directors, and DEOs Your help with an important study of faculty activity Faculty - complete survey
Jan. 11 Larry Lockwood Deans, Directors, and DEOs Call for Summer and Fall 2017 course fee requests Submit requests
Jan. 12 Lon Moeller Faculty, Staff, and Students Call for Nominations: The Lola Lopes Award for Undergraduate Student Advocacy Nominate
Jan. 13 Lon Moeller Faculty and Staff Division of Continuing Education Annual Report Information/share
Jan. 17 Downing Thomas Deans, Directors, and DEOs International Programs Annual Report Information/share
Jan. 18 Lon Moeller Deans, Directors, and DEOs REMINDER: Outstanding Teaching Assistant - Call for Nominations Nominate
Jan. 19 Andrew Beckett Deans, Directors, and DEOs Now Accepting Proposals for Fall 2017 First-Year Seminars Submit proposals
Jan. 19 P. Barry Butler Council of Deans Memo regarding study of "The University of Iowa's 2020 Academic Organizational Structure" Communicate to collegiate faculty and staff

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