Monthly Mailing to Deans - September 2014

[Note: These mailings are available and archived on the web at http://provost.uiowa.edu/monthly-mailing-deans-archive.]

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

 September 24, 2014

Highlights of recent/upcoming activity:

New information/requests for action:

  • None at this time

 Events and deadlines:

DateEvent/DeadlineResponsible
Sept. 26University Libraries panel discussion on “Open Access and the Public Good” – Friday, September 26, 2:00 p.m., Old Capitol Senate ChamberPublic
Sept. 27Free screening of the Aaron Swartz documentary The Internet’s Own Boy, followed by Q&A with professors Kembrew McLeod and Stephen Voyce, Saturday, September 27, 2:30 p.m. at FilmScenePublic

Recent communications:

DateFromToItemAction
Sept. 2Tom W. RiceDeans, Directors, and DEOs2014-15 Promotion & Tenure ProceduresSubmit recommendations
Sept. 3Downing ThomasDeansBrookings report on international studentsInformation
Sept. 4P. Barry ButlerFaculty and StaffAssociate Provost for FacultyInformation/share
Sept. 24Downing ThomasFaculty and StaffInternational Travel Health Insurance and Emergency Services ProgramInformation/share

What we’re reading: