Jayhawks in the News | May 11

Posted on May 11, 2018 in Alumni News and News

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Find out what fellow Jayhawks are up to in our weekly edition of “In the News.” It’s like an online version of Class Notes. If you’ve seen Jayhawks in the news who should be featured, email us at share@kualumni.org.


UW-Madison selects Indiana University administrator to fill student affairs post | Wisconsin State Journal

Lori Reesor, PhD’95, has been selected to fill the UW-Madison vice chancellor for student affairs position. Reesor will take over the role, created by UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank in November, starting July 1. Reesor currently serves as the vice provost for student affairs and dean of students at Indiana University in Bloomington.
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Lawrence resident, former tech exec Brian McClendon files for Kansas secretary of state | Lawrence Journal-World

Brian McClendon, e’86, a former vice president at Google and Uber, officially filed paperwork Monday to run for Kansas secretary of state.
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KU announces 2018 KU Advisor of the Year | The University of Kansas

The University of Kansas Office of Undergraduate Studies and the KU Advising Network selected Gretchen Heasty, s’94 c’95 s’98, director of TRIO Supportive Educational Services (SES) & STEM, as the 2018 Academic Advisor of the Year during an awards ceremony May 7 in the Kansas Union Ballroom. The award recognizes excellence in academic advising of undergraduate students by KU staff members.
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