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Jan Love named Interim Provost

Jan Love, dean of Candler School of Theology, will serve as interim provost and executive vice president for academic affairs, effective December 16. Dean Love, who also serves as professor of Christianity and World Politics, is internationally recognized as a leader in church and ecumenical arenas and a scholar in the areas of religion and politics, conflict resolution, and globalization.

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Provost Lecture Series

The speaker for the February 13 Lecture Series event is Deborah Tannen, author of "You Just Don't Understand: Women and Men in Conversation." In addition to her eight books for general audiences, Tannen is author or editor of 16 books and more than 100 articles for scholarly audiences. The next Lecture Series speaker, on April 2, will be pediatrician and public health administrator, Joycelyn Elders, 15th US Surgeon General and first African American woman in that post, and vice admiral in the Public Health Service Commissioned Corps.

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