Wednesday Wire: April 7, 2021

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  1. Please take a few minutes to fill out this assessment survey by following the link below. It will take less than 5 minutes and has 12 questions. Your answers will assist us in continuing to provide you with the information you need and want as you work with your students.

  2. Jodie Holava and the other regional campus student life personnel received a high five for "great work they are doing on our regional campuses to plan activities for students – even making the most of our current circumstances by sharing their virtual programs with students on all campuses."

  3. If you missed Executive Vice President and Provost Bruce A. McPheron State of Academic Affairs address, the video and 


  1. Students in the Floral Design and Marketing program will present the Annual 24-hour Spring Floral Design Exhibition in the Halterman Hall lobby beginning at 2:00 pm on Thursday, April 15 and ending at 2:00 pm on Friday, April 16. 

  2. Upcoming events sponsored by the Office of Academic Affairs include presentations on addressing inequities in STEM education and better research through better mentoring.

  3. The virtual poster competition website is live at You can find a short tutorial video on the home page that includes some further details about the events this week. We


  1. COVIID funds for professional development and using Skype for faxing

  2. Organizers can consider in-person programming after commencement. Guidance has been issued about the approval process to hold in-person events and programming on or after May 10.

  3. The increasing pace of vaccination offers hope as we think about summer and fall, but we all need to stay strong to end the pandemic. President Johnson's message last week spelled out steps we can all take to double down on safe and healthy behaviors