Provost Welcome Reception
January 30, 2012
MACOMB, IL -- Members of the Western Illinois University community are invited to a welcome reception for WIU Provost Ken Hawkinson.
The reception, which will be hosted by President Jack Thomas, UPI and Faculty Senate, will be held from 4-6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27 in the University Union Lamoine Room.
Hawkinson began his duties at Western Jan. 1. Previously he served as interim provost since July 1. Prior to that appointment, he had served as the associate provost and associate vice president for budget, planning and personnel since June 2008. Hawkinson joined the Western Illinois faculty in 1988 as an assistant professor in the communication arts and sciences department.