Venida Chenault’s (VCEM ) 120 days reign of terror is over.
Now, can Larry Echohawk please do something about Stephanie Birdwell-Bighorn?
On Haskell Indian Nations University’s intranet:
Mr.Chris Redman is currently Haskell’s new acting president.
Today, in a letter over Haskell Indian Nation’s University’s employees intranet, Ms. Venida Chenault ( VCEM ) stating the following:
To the Haskell campus from Venida Chenault:
Please be informed that my 120 day appointment for Haskell Indian Nations University has ended as of 5/10./10. I have returned to my office in Navarre hall and my position of record as VP of Academics. I have truly appreciated the opportunity to serve the university in this capacity and will continue working with Mr. Chris Redman on projects on behalf of Haskell, including strategic planning and propose modifications to the organization chart.
My primary focus will be on addressing the needs of academic programs and faculty, including preparation for further accreditation visits, the resumption of academic program reviews and assessment.
I have greatly appreciated the support of Haskell employees and the many words of encouragement I’ve received since returning. I look forward to continue service to our university , employees our students and alumni.
Thank-You, Venida Chenault
haskellnews commentary wants to thank Senators Pat Robert, Sam Brownback Congressman Dennis Moore and Lynn Jenkins for staying on top of this situation.
Also, New Mexico Senator Tom Udall who is holding an investigation into The Bureau of Indian Education schools this week in Washington D.C. with The Indian Affairs Committee and New Mexico reporter Larry Barker who has worked on the Bureau of Indian Education school problems for the last two years.
Remember ” Putting lipstick on a pig doesn’t help”.
haskellnews commentary May 12, 2010.