PNW Appoints Academic Administrator

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Purdue University Northwest has appointed Tara Sullivan executive director of academic success and transition. She comes to PNW with 15 years of leadership experience in higher education and deep personal interest in contributing to the success of PNW students. Most recently, Sullivan served as assistant dean of students at Northwestern University. In her new role, she will direct the operations of the Academic Center for Excellence and Student Academic Support while working closely with academic advisors, athletics and several other groups on campus. Sullivan holds a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University and a master’s degree and PhD from the University of Michigan.

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