The Daily Eastern News

Henderson named COE dean

Corryn Brock, News Editor

February 11, 2020

Laretta Henderson was named the new dean of the College of Education and will begin her new position July 1. Henderson is currently an associate dean and associate professor of the School of Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. Henderson said she is looking forward to beginning...

Bonnekessen named new CLAS dean

Corryn Brock, News Editor

February 11, 2020

Eastern named Barbara Bonnekessen the new dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Monday, and she will begin the position July 13. Bonnekessen is the chair of the department of history, philosophy and social sciences at Pittsburg State University in Kansas. Bonnekessen said she is excited...

COE dean candidate tells plans

Allison Little, Staff Reporter

January 27, 2020

Eastern hosted the second candidate for the College of Education dean search. The second candidate is Laretta Henderson, associate dean of the School of Information Studies and an affiliate faculty in African and African Diasporic Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. During the open...

2nd candidate for CLAS dean search visits

Corryn Brock, News Editor

January 17, 2020

Eastern hosted the second dean candidate for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences on Thursday. Barbara Bonnekessen, is the department chair for the Department of History, Philosophy and Social Sciences at Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, Kansas. The university is public and has approximately 7,...

Dean searches for COE, CLAS begin

Logan Raschke, Managing Editor

January 13, 2020

Dean searches for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the College of Education kick off on Tuesday and continue until late January. Ryan Hendrickson, the dean of the Graduate School and chair of the CLAS dean search committee, said Eastern looks for administration experience, commitment to...

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