University of Kansas administrators still leave unanswered questions regarding Student Senate's proposed resolution requesting Chancellor Douglas Girod to reopen a sexual assault task force.
Barbara Bichelmeyer, a former provost at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, was named the next provost and executive vice chancellor of the University of Kansas Friday.
Carl Lejuez, the interim provost and a provost finalist at the University of Kansas, is also a finalist candidate for the University at Buffalo provost position. Lejuez will give a presentation for that position Thursday in New York.
The University of Kansas has reevaluated its international enrollment goals with third-party recruiter Shorelight Education after the partnership has failed to double international student enrollment as it originally suggested in 2014.
Last week, Chick-fil-A announced it would stop donating to anti-LGBTQ+ organizations. However, some in the KU community have doubts about the company's intentions.
KU Against Rising Tuition, the Kansas chapter of the AAUP, and LiUNA Local Union 1290PE held a press conference to present to the public three bills they are drafting for the State Legislature before the next legislative session. The organizations say the bills will increase transparency and stamp out waste.
Moody's Investors Service changed the University of Kansas' credit rating from "negative" to "stable" in May 2019, after five years of being negative.
Student Senate hosted a forum Tuesday night to discuss the concealed carry campus policy, which passed two years ago. Faculty and staff brought up concerns of safety they still feel in their classrooms.
During a presentation at the Adams Alumni Center Thursday, provost candidate Barbara Bichelmeyer stressed the importance of diversity on campus and equal opportunities for every student at the University of Kansas.
Provost finalist Dave Cook outlined his plans for the University of Kansas in a presentation Tuesday. Cook touched on issues ranging from teamwork to mental health to research.
The University of Kansas named University of Missouri, Kansas City Provost Barbara Bichelmeyer as the fourth provost finalist. Other candidates include Margaret Raymond, Carl Lejuez and Dave Cook.
The Office of the Provost is seeking tenured faculty nominations for the new vice provost for graduate studies, according to an email from Interim Provost Carl Lejuez on Friday.
During a presentation on Thursday, interim provost Carl Lejuez said his experience and belief in the University of Kansas' mission would make him the ideal provost.
Dave Cook, the current University of Kansas vice chancellor of the Edwards Campus, is one of four finalists. Finalists are being announced approximately two business days in advance of their official visits to the University of Kansas.
Margaret Raymond, a dean and professor of law at the University of Wisconsin, offered ways in which she would improve and lead the University as provost during a presentation Tuesday.
Interim Provost Carl Lejuez is one of four finalists. Finalists are being announced approximately two days in advance of their official visits to the University of Kansas.