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  • Photo: Financial forum at Union South Campus financial initiative enters new phase April 30, 2015 A campuswide initiative aimed at ensuring effective financial stewardship at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is entering an important new phase.
  • Photo: Dennis Lloyd University Press of Florida official to lead UW Press Feb. 19, 2015 Dennis Lloyd, deputy director of the University Press of Florida, has been selected as the new director of the University of Wisconsin Press.
  • Photo: 21 N. Park St. office building David Nelson named director of purchasing services Feb. 17, 2015 David Nelson, a purchasing professional who brings more than two decades of procurement, supply chain management and strategic sourcing experience, has been named director of purchasing services at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
  • Graduate School reorganization report online Feb. 12, 2015 As the UW-Madison Graduate School continues to restructure in response to changes on campus and in higher education and how research is supported nationally, an ad hoc committee charged with collecting information from faculty, staff and student stakeholders has posted its report.
  • Keller named associate dean of Division of International Studies Dec. 15, 2014 Richard C. Keller, professor in the Department of Medical History and Bioethics at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, has been named as associate dean of the UW–Madison Division of International Studies by Vice Provost and Dean Guido Podestá.
  • Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education (VCRGE) New Leadership Structure: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Nov. 25, 2014 This FAQ has been developed by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education (VCRGE) to answer questions regarding the reorganization and to provide an update on the progress that has occurred to date.
  • Photo: Rebecca Blank ‘Bigger is better,’ Blank says in State of the University speech Oct. 7, 2014 After a year on campus, Chancellor Rebecca Blank says she has come to appreciate that the scope and breadth of the University of Wisconsin–Madison is what makes it a world-class university.
  • Photo: Wendy Crone Crone set to guide Graduate School into new era Sept. 18, 2014 This past week, Interim Dean Wendy Crone took time to answer a few questions about the mission and priorities of the Graduate School in its new configuration.
  • Jeff Novak New director right at home — literally — in University Housing Aug. 28, 2014 The mission statement of University Housing really resonated with Jeff Novak: “Be the place where everyone wants to live” — to the point where “everyone” includes Novak himself. Novak has been on campus for just a few weeks, but he is already feeling at home in his new position as director of University Housing for UW-Madison.
  • Photo: Sarah Mangelsdorf gesturing Mangelsdorf looks forward to listening, leading Aug. 5, 2014 Sarah Mangelsdorf has been told about “Jump Around.” She’s enjoyed time on the Terrace for cheese curds and a view of Lake Mendota. And she’s run to Picnic Point a few times. “I consider myself doing an ethnography,” Mangelsdorf says. “You really can’t come in from the outside and have a vision for a place you don’t yet truly understand.”
  • Paul M. DeLuca Jr. After more than four decades, DeLuca to retire July 22, 2014 For most of Paul M. DeLuca Jr.’s life, fall has signaled the beginning of a new school year. But not this fall. After more than four decades on campus, DeLuca will retire as provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs on Aug. 4.
  • Photo: Joshua Moon Johnson Moon Johnson named director of Multicultural Student Center June 10, 2014 Joshua Moon Johnson, director of LGBT Services and the Non-Traditional Resource Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara has been named assistant dean of students and director of the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Multicultural Student Center (MSC).
  • Photo: Guido Podestá Podestá named vice provost and dean of international studies May 22, 2014 Guido Podestá, interim vice provost and dean of international studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has been named to the position on a permanent basis.
  • Photo: dancers at Arts Institute ceremony UW-Madison celebrates awards in the arts, announces Arts Institute reorganization May 20, 2014 University of Wisconsin-Madison students performing spoken word, dance and drumming brought audience members to their feet at a surprise live performance during UW-Madison’s annual Arts Awards reception.
  • Photo: Marsha Mailick Mailick to join Graduate School April 28, 2014 Marsha Mailick, a longtime University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty member and veteran of research leadership roles at the university, has been selected by Chancellor Rebecca Blank as interim successor to Martin Cadwallader, who is returning to the faculty.
  • Photo: Sarah Mangelsdorf Mangelsdorf named UW-Madison provost April 10, 2014 Sarah Mangelsdorf, dean of Northwestern University’s Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, has been named UW-Madison’s provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs, Chancellor Rebecca Blank announced today.
  • Photo: Downing Thomas Finalists announced for vice provost and dean of international studies April 9, 2014 The next leader of the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Division of International Studies will be chosen from among two UW-Madison faculty members and one from the University of Iowa.
  • Research reorganization discussion to continue into May April 8, 2014 Campus conversations around a revised leadership structure for the university’s research enterprise will continue over the next month, University Committee member Jo Ellen Fair told the Faculty Senate Monday.
  • UW-Madison names new pharmacy dean March 21, 2014 Steven M. Swanson of the University of Illinois at Chicago has been chosen as the new dean of the School of Pharmacy at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
  • Photo: Julie Underwood Public presentations scheduled for UW-Madison provost finalists March 13, 2014 Four finalists for provost of the University of Wisconsin-Madison will give public presentations starting March 24.