Dean’s Updates

Image of the week: Provost and colleagues honor Dean Weidemann

On Thursday, December 8, Provost Mun Choi hosted a reception to honor Dean Gregory J. Weidemann for his nearly nine years of service to the College. In his remarks, the provost cited advancements achieved during Weidemann’s tenure, including an 80 percent increase in undergraduate enrollment, increases in grants and contracts to an all-time high of […]

Dean’s update

I am pleased to update you on several issues that we addressed during the spring semester. As you know, we were asked to plan for a 6 percent rescission for FY16 on top of the 1.5 percent rescission we addressed for this year. In addition, we have been asked to plan for an additional 3 […]

Dean’s update

As a college, we continue to grow and evolve. We are now the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, and we have added the Department of Kinesiology to our  family. This past year we have had a record number of grant submissions with a number of new awards announced in the past few days. […]

Dean’s update

With students and faculty back from their summer break and the fall term underway, Storrs is abuzz with energy and excitement! While we will not know official student numbers for another few weeks, College enrollment is expected to be at about last year’s level.  The University worked hard to reduce freshman enrollment at Storrs this […]