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Release: Feb. 12, 2001

‘Coffee and Conversation’ with UI provost to focus on tenure

IOWA CITY, Iowa – University of Iowa Provost Jon Whitmore and UI Faculty Senate President Carolyn Colvin will discuss "Rights and Responsibilities of Tenure" in two public forums in February.

The first event will be Monday, Feb. 19, 10:30-11:30 a.m. in the Seebohm Conference Room, Eckstein Medical Research Building. The second event will be Monday, Feb. 26, 2-3 p.m. in W401 Pappajohn Business Building.

Whitmore is sponsoring a series of open conversations called "Coffee and Conversation" on topics of general interest and importance to the university. This is the fifth in the series for this academic year. Topics discussed have been budget and the legislation session, University Libraries, the future of the Graduate College and the Office of the Provost’s academic initiatives.