University of Iowa

Monthly Mailing to Deans - December 2017

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

December 22, 2017

Highlights of recent/upcoming activity: 

Events and deadlines:

Date Event/Deadline Responsible
Jan. 17 2018 Update on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – 5:00 – 6:30 p.m., Main Lounge, IMU University community
Jan. 26 Deadline to apply for the Alliant Energy Award Faculty/staff
Jan. 29 Deadline to submit nominations for the Diversity Catalyst Award Faculty, staff, students
Jan. 31 RSVP for February 7, 2018 session on Faculty Search Committee Practices to Advance Equity, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m., 2520D UCC Faculty
Feb. 15 Deadline to submit a request to add, eliminate, or change a course fee for summer or fall 2018 Deans and DEOs
Mar. 2 Deadline to submit nominations for Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award Faculty, staff, students
Apr. 11 Diversity Catalyst Awards Reception, 2:30 to 4:30, IMU 2nd Floor Ballroom University community

Recent communications:

Date From To Item Action
Oct. 31

Lena Hill

Deans, Directors, and DEOs Alliant Energy Award (see also 12/14 reminder message) Information/share
Nov. 14 Diane Finnerty Deans, Directors, and DEOs Faculty Search Committee Practices to Advance Equity Workshop Opportunities Information/share
Nov. 17 Lon Moeller Deans, Directors, and DEOs Minors on Campus Policy – Effective December 1, 2017 Information/share
Dec. 4 Thomas Schmidt, COT Deans, Directors, and DEOs Outstanding Teaching Assistant Call for Nominations Information/share
Dec. 14 Lena Hill University Community 2018 Update on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Information/share
Dec. 14   University Community Nominations being accepted for Diversity Catalyst Award Information/share

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