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Elizabeth Chilton named new WSU provost

Mary Jo Gonzales,  Vice President of Student Affairs, said students fees are used to help WSU pay for outstanding deficits.

AMAAN RAHMAN, Evergreen reporter

May 2, 2020

WSU President Kirk Schulz announced the newly appointed Provost, Elizabeth Chilton, dean of the Harpur College of Arts and Sciences at Binghamton University during a teleconference on Friday. Schulz said Dr. Chilton will also be joining WSU’s anthropology department starting this fall semester. ...

WSU community hears third provost candidate

JAKOB THORINGTON, Evergreen reporter

April 16, 2020

WSU’s third provost finalist is bringing a secret weapon to her candidacy. “My secret weapon and what I would bring to WSU, as well, is that I get people to work effectively together,” provost candidate Tami Eitle said. “I really expect my teams to do better together than they would do alon...

Second provost candidate presents to university community

Julie Kmec, co-chair of the Provost search committee, discusses how the search guidelines for a new provost are constantly being adapted to fit the needs of the university on Monday evening in the CUB Junior Ballroom.

JAKOB THORINGTON, Evergreen reporter

April 15, 2020

The second presentation during WSU’s provost search featured a variety of color-coordinated maps from a geography professor seeking to become the university’s next provost. “As a geographer I felt I had to throw in at least one or two maps in,” provost candidate Robert McMaster said. M...

First provost candidate presents to WSU

André‑Denis Wright,  dean of the College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resources Sciences, said he want to improve student retention rates.

JAKOB THORINGTON, Evergreen reporter

April 14, 2020

André‑Denis Wright is used to wearing ties. “My mom always wanted to put me in ties and bowties and little did I know at the time that it would come in handy for a career as a dean and hopefully as a provost,” he said. Now as the dean of the College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resources Sci...

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