New spot in the mix

The renovated food court at the Memorial Union opened right before the start of the fall semester, putting a new dining option into the mix for students, faculty and staff. 

Responsibilities, reporting lines could change for some staff

Proposed models to improve service delivery in finance and human resources are being shared broadly this month, including town hall meetings next week. New specialist roles, revised position descriptions and collaborative reporting relationships between central and unit-level staff are among the proposed changes. Feedback and questions will help shape a final recommendation due to President Wendy Wintersteen in November.

Vet Med dean Dan Grooms

Dan Grooms


Dr. Dan Grooms, the College of Veterinary Medicine's new dean, arrived on campus this week.

Making ideas real: How LAS, Business colleges are using new endowments

Students are the focus as the Ivy College of Business and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences begin reaping the benefits of the record-setting gifts they received last year.