September 19, 2017

Provost Britz updated the UC on the budget, the freedom of speech panel event being held next week, updates on campus administrative searches, enrollment and retention rates, the pay plan, performance based funding, sabbatical support, and dean leadership development. The… Read More

September 12, 2017

Chancellor Mone met with the UC and discussed the capital budget, pending legislation around freedom of speech on campus, accountability performance management funding, student enrollments, faculty workload policy provision in pending legislation. Mark Harris met with the UC and discussed… Read More

September 5, 2017

Provost Britz visited and announced that campus Dean searches are moving forward. He also gave updates on the budget and enrollment. The UC discussed a 1-page summary of the timeline and data that will contribute to evaluation of R1 renewal.

August 29, 2017

The UC Chair reported that he will begin regularly meeting with the Provost after the next UC meeting. The capital budget passed by JFC was announced today. Based upon the report of the Chancellor’s cabinet there was discussion about the… Read More

August 22, 2017

At its first meeting of the 2017-18 academic year, UC Chair O’Connor updated the committee on his transition into the role. He also discussed a recent meeting with the chair of the APBC regarding operational procedures for that committee over… Read More

August 8, 2017

The University Committee started with a visit by the Chancellor, who provided updates on the budget and the Strategic Opportunities Workgroup.  The Chancellor was cautiously optimistic about the budget for UWM, pending final approval by the legislature.  He also provided… Read More

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