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April 1, 2013

Forums scheduled for Honors College dean candidates

The Honors College Dean Search Committee is hosting forums for three candidates for the inaugural Honors College dean position in April.

Candidates will present their vision for the newly created Honors College. The candidates and their forum times are:

* April 4 (Th). 1:30-3 p.m. Purdue Memorial Union, Room 118. Dennis Savaiano, interim dean of the Honors College and professor of nutrition science, Purdue. Candidate information: www.purdue.edu/honorscollege/contact/DennisSavaiano.html

* April 9 (T). 1:30-3 p.m. Purdue Memorial Union, Room 118.  Rhonda Phillips, associate dean, Barrett, The Honors College Downtown Campus, Arizona State University, and professor of community resources and development at ASU. Candidate information: https://webapp4.asu.edu/directory/person/1094035

* April 16 (T). 1:30-3 p.m. Purdue Memorial Union, Room 118.  Shannon Blanton, vice provost for undergraduate programs and professor of political science, University of Memphis. Candidate information: www.memphis.edu/polisci/sblanton_bio_new.htm

There will be a short reception immediately following each presentation.

For more information, contact Casey Hollingsworth, Honors College Dean Search Committee support staff member, at chollingsworth@purdue.edu.