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Falcon chick
State wildlife experts banded the two peregrine falcon chicks from this spring’s nesting on top the W.E.B. Du Bois Library on Tuesday, June 4.
Rolanda C Burney
Rolanda C Burney, Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy’s chief of staff, has been chosen to serve as interim Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Campus Life (SACL). The appointment, made by Subbaswamy, is effective immediately.
Ocean Vuong
Ocean Vuong, assistant professor in the department of English, will release his second book “On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous” on Tuesday, June 4. This is Vuong's first novel, following his poetry collection, “Night Sky with Exit Wounds.”
Barbara Krauthamer
Barbara Krauthamer, dean of the Graduate School, has been appointed as senior vice provost for Interdisciplinary Programs and Innovation by Provost John McCarthy. As Senior Vice Provost, she will oversee the Bachelor’s Degree with Individual Concentration (BDIC) and the University Without Walls (UWW) degree programs.