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Johnson to chair U of M committee


MINNEAPOLIS -- University of Minnesota Regent Dean E. Johnson of Willmar has been appointed chairman of the Faculty, Staff and Student Affairs Committee of the Board of Regents.

The committee advises the University's administration on quality of life matters affecting students, faculty and staff.

The committee addresses issues of health, safety, insurance, retirement and working conditions. The committee also reviews personnel-related issues and policies.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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