Candidate for VP of University Relations on Campuses Today and Tomorrow

Posted: February 14, 2005 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Christine LaPaille, director of the Office of Communications for the National Governors Association, Washington, D.C., and candidate for the position of vice president for university relations, will make her presentation today at the Fairfax Campus from 2 to 3 p.m. in Mason Hall, Room D3 A&B.

LaPaille will discuss building the local, national, and international reputation of George Mason over the next five years, with a question-and-answer session to follow. There will also be a public meeting tomorrow from 10:30 to 11 a.m. in Bull Run Hall, Room 130, on the Prince William Campus; this meeting will be teleconferenced to the Arlington Campus, Original Building, Room 335. Faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to attend.

Gene C. Sands, executive director of university relations at Louisiana State University, is the second candidate. He will make his presentation on Thursday, Feb. 17, at the Fairfax Campus from 3 to 4 p.m. in the Johnson Center, Room C; and on Feb. 18 from 10:30 to 11 a.m. in Bull Run Hall, Room 130, on the Prince William Campus, teleconferenced to the Arlington Campus, Original Building, Room 335.

The third candidate for the position, Curtis K. Carlson, vice president for public affairs at Emory University in Atlanta, will make his first presentation on Monday, Feb. 21, at the Fairfax Campus from 3 to 4 p.m. in Mason Hall, Room D23. There will also be a public meeting on Feb. 22 from 10:30 to 11 a.m. in Bull Run Hall, Room 130, on the Prince William Campus; this meeting will be teleconferenced to the Arlington Campus, Original Building, Room 335.

The final candidate will be presenting at the Fairfax Campus on Thursday, Feb. 24, from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Johnson Center, Room F. There will also be a public meeting on Feb. 25 from 10:30 to 11 a.m. in Bull Run Hall, Room 130, on the Prince William Campus; this meeting will be teleconferenced to the Arlington Campus, Original Building, Room 335.

Resumes of the four candidates chosen as finalists are available for review at the circulation desks of the Johnson Center, Arlington, and Prince William Libraries.

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