May 6, 1999......Volume 28, Issue 30

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New faculty ready for annual Road Scholars statewide tour
The upcoming trip will be Spanier's fourth annual "Road Scholars" tour. Initiated by Spanier in 1995, the tours take new faculty members to various parts of the state to experience first-hand Penn State's wide-ranging impact and influence on the Commonwealth.

HUB Robeson Center addition set to open by start of fall semester
Construction on the HUB Robeson Center project will be moving into another phase this summer, with the goal of completing and opening the new addition by the beginning of fall semester 1999.

Reduce faculty salary disparities, Faculty Senate advises
In its April meeting, the University Faculty Senate voted to advise President Graham B. Spanier that faculty salary inequities across campuses and within colleges should continue to be addressed -- but the Senate also recognized the provost's office for reporting salary adjustments and expressed its strong support for the Grand Destiny campaign's role in raising funds for endowed professorships and student and program support.


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