News from President Wiewel
We are incredibly eager to welcome you back to campus! To that end, we are working diligently to put a plan in place that will keep our community safe during on-campus, in-person instruction this fall.
In response to a message we sent about the murder of George Floyd, I received many replies. Some were appreciative, others were critical…
On May 7 and 8, due to COVID-19, the Board of Trustees held its first-ever virtual meeting via Zoom.
My weekly letters have sought to keep you—our students, faculty, staff, alumni, parents, donors, and friends—informed about the ways we are responding to the impact of COVID-19 on our community…
“This is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.” I’m reminded of Winston Churchill’s words…
We wish to share our current plans for the fall semester: We expect to be holding in-person classes this fall.
The current unrest and uprising in our country, as well as our own backyard, has revealed with greater clarity than ever the divisions of race that continue to harm us. We are compelled to offer a statement to our community that recognizes this moment and calls on us to work together in support of a collective response.
We’ve reached a turning point, a time of natural transition from a semester as far from routine as most of us could imagine…
In the immortal words of Yogi Berra, “It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future.”
- April 23