Wiltenburg stepping down as UCollege dean

Robert E. Wiltenburg, PhD, who has served as dean of University College in Arts & Sciences for nearly 20 years, is stepping down as dean in June 2015. Under his leadership, UCollege has seen significant growth in enrollment and academic programming. Says Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton: “Bob Wiltenburg has been a dedicated and effective university citizen. He has built a strong program in University College, and I am grateful for his wise and generous service to the university.” MORE​​

Major boost: The Genome Institute, led by Elaine R. Mardis, PhD (left) and Richard K. Wilson, has received a major gift from civic leaders James and Elizabeth McDonnell. The gift will fund innovative research to understand the genetic origins of diseases. MORE

Into the Vault: Rare objects from University Libraries Special Collections are featured in a new video series produced by Arts & Sciences in collaboration with University Libraries. Read the story here. Watch Video