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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.



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