Daily Brief

July 14, 2022

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Weather forecasts are provided by KU's Dr. Michael Davis and "Monsoon Mike" Regensburger

A weak disturbance brings the chance of a very isolated shower or thundershower today. Many areas remain dry and partly sunny with humidity in check, as well. A decent mid-summer day. High of 86.


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Academic Department Chairs and Secretaries

Department Name Chair Dept. Secretary
Academic Enrichment Thomas Stewart, Chair Nancy Brynildsen
Anthropology & Sociology Bill Donner, Chair Diana LoChiatto
Art & Design Denise Bosler, Chair
Pierette Kulpa, Asst. Chair
Kathy Traylor
Art Education Amy Pfeiler-Wunder, Chair Tracy Reidenhour
Athletic Faculty Renee Hellert, Chair N/A
Biology Christopher Sacchi, Chair Chris Ferris
Business Administration Gary Chao, Chair
Sue Kong, Assistant Chair
Qin Geng, Assistant Chair
Megan Roth
Cinema, Television and Media Production Michael Johnston, Chair Stacey Kushner
Communication Studies Emily Cripe, Chair Stacey Kushner
Computer Science & Information Technology Lisa Frye, Chair Cindy Sutjak
Counseling & Psychological Services Aimee Adams, Chair Charlene Johnson
Counselor Education & Student Affairs Helen Hamlet, Chair Pam Hopstetter
Criminal Justice *Jonathan Kremser, Chair Sierra Kepner
Elementary, Middle Level, Library and Technologies Education Tracy Keyes, Chair Karen Lyons
English Jonathan Shaw, Chair
Amy Lynch-Biniek, Assistant Chair
Andrea Buno
Geography Richard Courtney, Chair Laurel Delaney
History Mike Gabriel, Chair Anne Cardinal
Mathematics Paul Ache, Chair Sarah Wert
Modern Language Studies Christine Nunez, Chair Merlene Oswald
Music Frank Kumor, Chair Courtney Smith
Philosophy & Government Steve Lem, Chair Heather Pafchek
Physical Sciences Edward Simpson, Chair Caecilia Holt
Psychology Gregory Shelley, Chair TBD
Rohrbach Library Faculty Susan Czerny, Chair N/A
Secondary Education Mark Wolfmeyer, Chair Vale Deeter
Social Work John Vafeas, Chair Andrea Snyder
Special Education Tabetha Bernstein-Danis, Chair Cheryl Oberheim
Sport Management Soojin Kim, Chair Deb Peter
Sport Medicine Jack Entriken, Chair N/A

 *As of August 29, Colin Bolger will be the Interim Chair of the Department of Criminal Justice.

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