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Interim provost to address faculty, staff to start second semester

January 14, 2013

The second semester of the 2012-13 academic year will get under way Tuesday, Jan. 15, with a welcome and brief comments from interim provost Jackie Weissenburger.

Weissenburger will address faculty and staff at 8:30 a.m. in the Great Hall of the Memorial Student Center. Chancellor Charles W. Sorensen, who typically delivers the address, will be attending UW System meetings in Madison.

Jackie WeissenburgerAt 8:45 a.m., Meridith Drzakowski, assistant chancellor for Planning, Assessment, Research and Quality, will present "You Said ... We Did," to provide updates on action taken as a result of the August engagement sessions.

At 9:30 a.m. will be the week's keynote address, "Inclusive Strategies That Create Community and Enhance Academic Performance," by UW-Green Bay Professor Angela Bauer.

Faculty and staff can attend optional January Professional Development sessions scheduled throughout the week. Click here for the schedule.

The university will be closed Monday, Jan. 21, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Classes begin Tuesday, Jan. 22.


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