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Final Edwards vice chancellor candidate to visit

Mon, 01/28/2013

LAWRENCE — The third and final candidate for vice chancellor of the University of Kansas Edwards Campus will give a public presentation followed by a question-and-answer session at the Overland Park campus.David Cook

David Cook, an associate professor in the KU School of Medicine and associate vice chancellor for community engagement at KU Medical Center, will visit the Lawrence and Edwards campuses on Wednesday, Jan. 30, and Thursday, Jan. 31. His public presentation and Q&A will be at 10 a.m. Jan. 30 on the Edwards Campus in room 120 of the BEST Building. The session will be streamed live online on the provost’s website.



Junior architecture student Zach Zielke steps along the tessellated tiles winding through the gallery of the Art & Design building. After completing the pathway as a class project, his roommate, junior Anthony Schmiedeler, snapped a photo to show off Zielke’s work. Zielke says the installation was an intervention — to encourage students and visitors to pause and consider the displays of artwork instead of using the gallery as a shortcut through the building. “The gallery allows the creativity and hard work of KU art students to be seen and appreciated,” Schmiedeler says. “By exploring different campus buildings, students can garner an appreciation for the great diversity of the university.” As you continue to explore KU, make sure to stop by the gallery to see the new tiles and the gallery artwork! KU School Of The Arts KU Design Department KU Architecture

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