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President-designate Christine M. Wiseman, J.D. Meets With Students

First-time Meeting Features Pizza, Goodie Bag and Goodwill

Chicago (March 15, 2010) Spirits were high as President-designate Christine M. Wiseman, J.D. greeted approximately 200 students in the Butler Reception Room at a first-time “get to know you” meeting.<#IMAGE:6#>  Pizza and pop were provided.

The atmosphere was festive, the room decorated with colorful balloons.  After welcoming remarks by Wiseman, she began one on one conversation with students.  

Next, the students, represented by Student Government Association President Mark Piper, presented Wiseman with a goodie bag packed with popular SXU merchandise.  <#IMAGE:7#>

In his remarks Piper welcomed Wiseman to the University and thanked her for hosting the “meet and greet” session, which lasted 90 minutes, from 2:30 – 4 p.m. 

“If you see me in the diner or in the hallways around campus, please come up to me and say hello, tell me your name and what year student you are,” said Wiseman.  “I want to get to know as many of you as possible by name.”


“She seems really nice,” commented one student. 

“Very friendly,” said another.  

“It’s a new day,” said yet another.

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