The Office of Provost plans to hold open forums at 1 p.m. from Jan. 13 through Jan. 16 in the Old Main Room of the Bone Student Center. 

The forums will focus on the four finalists for the position of dean of Milner Library. The current interim Dean is Shari Zeck. 

All forums are open to the campus community to attend and will last about an hour.  

Meet and Greet sessions will follow each session from 3-4 p.m. in the sixth floor Southwest area of Milner Library.  

Finalist Michele Reilly is scheduled for Monday’s open forum. Reilly currently serves as the Associate Dean of libraries at the University of Arkansas. Finalist Dallas Long will be the contender for Tuesday’s open forum. Long is currently the Associate Dean for Information Assets at Illinois State.  

Wednesday’s open forum will be for finalist Stephanie Walker. Walker is the Dean of Libraries at the University of North Dakota. Scott Walter will be the focus of Thursday’s open forum. Walter is the Illinois Wesleyan University Librarian and Copyright Officer. He is also the co-chief technology officer.   

KELLIE FOY is a News Reporter for The Vidette. She can be contacted at vidette_kafoy1@ilstu.edu  Follow her on Twitter at @kellie_foy 


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