The following is an archive of communications sent by the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost to faculty, staff, and/or students.
Nisha D. Botchwey has been appointed the next dean of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs, effective January 10, 2022 and pending approval by the University’s Board of Regents.
Alejandra Peña-Gutiérrez will be the next director of the University of Minnesota Weisman Art Museum (WAM), effective November 29.
We have a strong and responsive plan to address COVID cases in classrooms and research labs
As the start of classes nears, below are some additional resources and links that I hope will be helpful as we look forward to beginning classes next week.
An update regarding air quality measures for Twin Cities campus classrooms.
Implementation details for the newly imposed vaccine/attestation requirement will be forthcoming but safety precautions are in place for instructors who will be teaching in person this fall semester.
I am writing to highlight your responsibility to provide accommodations for students observing religious holidays this upcoming semester, as well as ask for flexibility for international students who may encounter difficulty arriving by the first day of class.