Homecoming 2015, the premier on-campus event for alumni, will occur take place Friday-Sunday, Oct. 9-11. The Alumni Relations office is working with campus partners to build a full schedule of events meant to engage the entire University community of students, faculty, staff and alumni throughout the weekend. Homecoming 2015 events will include a celebration of 50 years of doctoral education hosted by the Graduate School, a men’s tennis reunion, the 20th anniversary of the MPA program, an Alumni of Color reunion, the dedication of the new Alumni Center and the second annual TIER Talks (Talks that Inspire, Educate and Resonate). A number of other programs and events are being developed. If you have an idea for Homecoming 2015, or if you are interested in coordinating an event or program during the weekend, contact Kevin Lobdell, associate director of alumni relations, via e-mail
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The Office of Human Resources has issued the annual memo regarding the Clery Act, as well as policies on a Drug and Alcohol Free Workplace and Domestic Violence in the Workplace, and other annual training reminders. The memo can be viewed online
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