I write with an update on the progress and plans regarding the search for Ithaca College’s next Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA) and a request for your ongoing involvement in our efforts. The search committee members recently reviewed the search prospectus draft, and our edits were incorporated by our search consultant, Ms. Julie Tea. The search prospectus is a valuable tool that will be used to solicit nominations and recruit candidates nationally. We invite you to review the prospectus at www.academic-search.com/uploads/profiles/IthacaProvostProfile.pdf.
ITHACA, NY — Ithaca College will officially welcome some 1,620 incoming students to campus on Monday, Aug. 23, with the annual Convocation ceremony and community picnic. Convocation is slated to begin at 11 a.m. in Ben Light Gymnasium. For the 13th year, the ceremony will be followed by a picnic lunch on the academic quad (rain location: Terrace Dining Hall) designed to bring first-year...
The provost invites members of the faculty to participate in two planning meetings regarding the recent strategic visioning presentation. At these meetings, we will begin the process of evaluating the best avenues through which the integrative curriculum project can be implemented.
President Tom Rochon and Provost Kathleen Rountree announce that the spring semester meetings for faculty will be held on Wednesday, March 4, and Thursday, March 5, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. (or shortly after) on both dates.
Both meetings will be held in Park Auditorium in the Roy H. Park School of Communications.
The 13th annual James J. Whalen Academic Symposium will be held on Thursday, April 16. This year's symposium will be the opening event of a two-day celebration for the inauguration of President Tom Rochon.
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