The following is an archive of communications sent by the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost to faculty, staff, and/or students.

October 21, 2022

An update sent to student recipients of earlier "save the date" collegiate messages.

September 1, 2022

a message from Provost Croson to all Twin Cities faculty and instructors

July 19, 2022

Dr. Eric Watkins has been appointed as vice provost for distributed learning, effective September 12, 2022.

July 8, 2022

Dr. Bianet Castellanos has been appointed as the next director of the University’s Institute for Advanced Study (IAS), effective September 26, 2022.

February 24, 2022

I am writing to remind you about the potential need to provide accommodations for students observing religious holidays, per the Makeup Work for Legitimate Absences policy.

January 6, 2022
I write to provide details for spring instruction within the framework described in President Gabel’s message, sent Wednesday, January 5.
December 13, 2021

As the days get shorter and colder, and the semester winds down, we would like to take a moment to honor your resilience through what has been an unprecedented period of global upheaval and uncertainty. We also acknowledge the toll that this pandemic may have taken on mental, emotional, and physical wellbeing since March 2020.