Faculty to Meet Friday


Arkansas Tech University will formally begin the 2012-13 academic year on Friday, Aug. 17, when faculty gather for the general faculty meeting.

The meeting marks the beginning of the 103rd session at Arkansas Tech University.

The meeting is set to begin at 9 a.m. in Room 300 of the Ross Pendergraft Library and Technology Center.

During the meeting, Dr. Robert C. Brown, Tech president, will address faculty members about the upcoming year.

Others scheduled to speak during the meeting include Susie Nicholson, vice president for Student Services; Mary Gunter, dean of the Graduate College; Shauna Donnell, assistant vice president for enrollment management; and Yasu Onodera, director of the International and Multicultural Student Services Office.

At the conclusion of tomorrow’s faculty meeting, a luncheon honoring new Arkansas Tech faculty and staff is taking place in Tucker Coliseum.  All new faculty and staff will be recognized during the luncheon.

Be sure to log back on ArkansasTechNews.com to see photos from both of the events.