July 18

Today, the UC worked on cleaning up language in S-46, the SAAP on Search and Screen Committees.  The current version of S-46 has some conflicting language in its descriptions of faculty/UC representation on administrative search and screen committees.  The UC… Read More

June 21

Tracey Heatherington in her role as Associate Dean of the Graduate School attended the meeting to share some concerns regarding the ability of international PhD students to matriculate from PhD programs. Given the work limitations on international students, she has… Read More

June 6

The meeting began with Dean Cisler of the College of Health Sciences attending to ask for guidance on the process of department chair elections. Provost Britz attended the meeting and participated in a productive discussion regarding the role of the… Read More

May 23

UC Chair Reisel updated the committee on the status of discussions regarding the role of the Academic Planning & Budget Committee in the academic approval matrix. This issue has generated active discussions over the past few meetings. There was general… Read More

May 9

Chancellor Mone visited the UC today and described a number of current matters, including how to best place our Athletics programs in national competition. He reported that a number of donors have increased their pledges or allowed us to re-direct… Read More

May 2

Several summary reports on the evaluation of administrators (that of the Provost and of the deans in the College of Engineering and Applied Science) have been produced. Interested authorized parties can view the reports in the Secretary of University‘s office…. Read More

April 25

Today, Kris O’Connor joined the UC as a replacement for Jasmine Alinder, who resigned to become acting associate dean of the College of Letters and Science. Academic Staff Committee (ASC) Vice Chair Cashin met with the UC today. She will… Read More

April 18

Provost Britz came to UC this day and briefed us on the status of deans’ searches, and how the “Office of Central Advising” will be set up. The process will be incremental, and existing multi-cultural centers will be preserved in… Read More

April 11

UC Chair Reisel reported on the recent meeting with departmental chairs on how to proceed with post-tenure review. He stressed that the process is intended to be collegial, not adversarial. Another meeting is planned for the coming week. In other… Read More

April 4

Director Tully of CIE came to UC to describe the process of designing a novel approach for pathways for international students that addresses UWM particular characteristics. If accepted, this could be a approach used by other universities as well. UWM… Read More