Janene Connelly, executive director of development administrative services and corporate and foundation relations in the Development Office, has accepted a position at the newly created College of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Minnesota and will be leaving the University of St. Thomas.

Janene has made a wonderful contribution to this fine university in the year that she has served with our operation. We will miss Janene and her professional approach to both management and development.

Please join us in extending our hearty congratulations to Janene in her new challenges at a farewell reception in her honor from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10, in the Fireside Room, Murray-Herrick Campus Center.