For Academic Support Services

Deputy Provost Peter Conn and Vice Provost for Univeristy Life Valarie Swain-Cade McCoullum have announced the creation of a new position: Faculty Advisor for Academic Support Services. Dr. Larry Gladney, associate professor of physics, has agreed to serve in this role for a term of three years. The Faculty Advisor for Academic Support Services will work closely with the Department of Academic Support Programs (DASP) on strategies that will provide high-quality programs for all Penn students in support of the academic mission of the University. Dr. Gladney will work to ensure a strong connection between DASP and the Penn faculty. He will also work closely with the Provost's office and the Council of Undergraduate Deans so that DASP's services operate in concert with undergraduate schools at the University.

Almanac, Vol. 46, No. 34, May 30, 2000

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