APRIL 2, 2021 — Candidates for the dean of the College of Liberal and Fine Arts will speak at virtual forums beginning next week. All faculty, students and staff are invited to attend.
Reporting to the provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, the dean will serve as the chief academic officer for the college and have responsibility for developing a comprehensive, ambitious and dynamic vision for its future.
The new dean will play a critical role in effectively aligning the departments that are now within COLFA; articulating and implementing a strategic plan; and guiding the college through the process of creating a refined identity, increasing its academic culture of excellence, and strengthening external partnerships to advance research, scholarship, creative activity and community impact.
During the forums, candidates will give an overview of their qualifications and discuss their vision, followed by a Q&A session.
All forums will be held via Zoom. Information on the individual candidates and feedback surveys are available online. UTSA authentication is required to view candidate information.
Monday, April 12, 1:30–2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, April 13, 1:30–2:30 p.m.
Don’t know where to start in looking for a job or internship? Virtually join in a live job/internship search navigation lab-style workshop. Follow along to bookmark and save opportunities you are interested in applying for.Student Union (SU 2.02.04,) Main Campus
Don’t know where to start in looking for a job or internship? 🔍 Primary platforms utilized during this workshop are Handshake and LinkedIn. Some industry-specific job search boards may be utilized.Student Union (SU 2.02.04,) Main Campus
First Friday Stargazing gives anyone free access to the night sky using university telescopes and teaching equipment. Weather permitting, experienced astronomers will provide a handful of telescopes of varying designs, give training on how each operates, and point to various astronomical objects that may appear in the sky for that given time of the year. If you have a telescope and do not know how to operate it, feel free to bring it and get instructions on its use.4th Floor of Flawn Science Building, Main Campus
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