University of Iowa

Monthly Mailing to Deans - June 2015

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

June 30, 2015

Highlights of recent/upcoming activity:

  • On June 15, over 250 IT professionals from across campus converged on the Iowa Memorial Union for the 2015 Tech Forum, a daylong event focused on “Efficiency & Transformation in Higher Ed IT.”  The event featured a CIO panel discussion on efficiency activities at the UI, Iowa State, UNI, and Michigan; OneIT project updates; and sessions on high-performance computing at the Iowa Flood Center, resiliency and coping with change, laptop encryption, tracking cyber criminals in online social networks, and UIeCare (a new virtual clinic option offered through UI Health Care).

Recent communications:

Date From To Item Action
May 26 Kevin Kregel Deans, Directors, and DEOs Deadlines for Faculty Development Programs, 2016-17 Information/share
June 10 Susan Buckley
Georgina Dodge
John C. Keller
Kevin C. Kregel
Tom Rocklin
Faculty and Staff Revision of UI's Nondiscrimination Statement, Anti-Harassment Policy, and Policy on Violence Information/share

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