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Click the link below for the slides used during the Budget Town Hall meeting on Aug. 19, 2015. Download the slides
August 11, 2015 Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, Please plan to attend the Aug. 19 Campus Budget meeting from 2-3 p.m. in the Student Union, Wisconsin Room. This is our 10th meeting in a series to openly share information and… Read More
July 30, 2015 Dear Faculty and Staff, I am delighted to announce that Sheldon and Marianne Lubar are donating $10 million to UWM to establish the Lubar Center for Entrepreneurship and UWM Welcome Center. We have issued a news release… Read More
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Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, We will have much to discuss at our July 16, 1 p.m. Campus Budget meeting. On Sunday Governor Walker signed the 2015-17 budget bill, which includes 104 vetoes. We now have a clear view of… Read More
Please plan to attend the July 16 Campus Budget Town Hall meeting from 1-2 p.m. in the Student Union, Ballroom East.
July 6, 2015 Dear Faculty and Staff, There have been many developments recently with respect to the proposed biennial budget and how it will impact our campus. Today, the UW System (UWS) released the funding reduction distribution breakdown for institutions,… Read More
July 2, 2015 Dear Faculty and Staff, July 1 marked the start of a new fiscal year for the State of Wisconsin and the expiration of the state’s 2013-15 budget. We have learned that Republican legislative leaders have reached a… Read More
June 10, 2015 Dear Faculty and Staff, As the proposed biennial state budget advances we have been faced with enormous challenges with respect to the anticipated cuts to the UW System, as well as changes to how we currently operate… Read More
Regents Meeting Recap and UWM Climate June 5, 2015 Dear Faculty and Staff, We hosted the UW System Board of Regents (BOR) the last couple of days, during what is a pivotal time. Thank you to all the students, faculty… Read More
Download complete document (PDF) for June 4 Board of Regents meetings Mark A. Mone, PhD Chancellor, UW-Milwaukee In the context of discussing campus climate, I must address the current situation facing us—at UWM and more broadly across UWS. This is… Read More
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May 30, 2015 Dear Faculty and Staff, The State of Wisconsin Joint Finance Committee (JFC) took action on the UW System budget late Friday. The JFC voted to reduce the size of the cut to the UW System by $25… Read More
May 20, 2015 Dear Faculty and Staff, We just learned that the State of Wisconsin Joint Finance Committee (JFC) will likely deliberate the UW System budget in the middle to end of next week, May 26-28. Between… Read More
Click the link below for the slides used during the Budget Town Hall meeting on May 8, 2015. Download
Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, Co-chairs of the State of Wisconsin Joint Finance Committee (JFC) announced today that the committee will not advance Gov. Scott Walker’s proposal to make the UW System a public authority. Co-chairs Rep. John Nygren (R-Marinette)… Read More
April 24, 2015 Dear Faculty and Staff, Earlier this month at our campus budget meeting, I announced that UWM would offer a Voluntary Separation Incentive Program (VSIP) to some faculty and staff. This is one measure of a multi-faceted approach… Read More
April 13, 2015 Dear Faculty and Staff, The start of today’s campus budget meeting will be delayed until 2:15 p.m. I will be in off-campus meetings with state legislators until just prior to the original 2 p.m. start. Our time… Read More
April 8, 2015 Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, Tomorrow and Friday, the UW System Board of Regents meets at UW-Waukesha to discuss, among many items, the proposed 2015-17 Wisconsin Biennial Budget. Part of that discussion will include proposed tuition increases… Read More
Transcript below video: Chancellor Mone: Good morning, everyone. This is the sixth meeting that we have had in the series of weekly meetings. We had last week off for spring break. I hope you all had some time off and… Read More
March 16, 2015 Ray Cross President, University of Wisconsin System 1720 Van Hise Hall 1220 Linden Dr. Madison, WI 53706 Re: Wis. Stat. §36.37, Downer Woods and building preservation Dear Ray: I am writing to ask UW System to negotiate… Read More
The Joint Finance Committee will hold a public hearing on Friday, March 20 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the Alverno College Pitman Theater (map) Faculty and staff are welcome to attend on their personal time to share their… Read More
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Click the link below for the slides used during the Budget Town Hall meeting on March 3, 2015. Download
Dear Faculty and Staff, As the 2015-17 State Biennial Budget process advances over the next several weeks and months it is time for us to take stock of the truly remarkable impact that you and UWM have and to share… Read More
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At this morning’s campus budget meeting, I promised to follow up with you today on a few items.
Click the link below for the slides used during the Budget Town Hall meeting on Feb. 10, 2015 Download
Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has a profound impact on our state. We educate and enrich more Wisconsin residents than any institution. We also educate Wisconsin’s workforce, as more than 80 percent of our alumni remain… Read More
The State of Wisconsin 2015-17 Executive Budget has been unveiled, and public opinion is streaming in quickly and from many voices.
Wisconsin Public Television: Mark Mone Reacts To Walker UW System Proposal
UW-Milwaukee Chancellor Mark Mone addresses the university’s current challenges and opportunities and provides a vision moving forward.
Gov. Scott Walker’s proposal includes a $300 million budget cut and tuition freeze over the next two years in exchange for all UW institutions receiving greater operational flexibilities.
Today, I am sharing what we have been hearing regarding UW System and state budget discussions and possible implications for the UW System and our campus.
The current budget process for the state of Wisconsin is underway. The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, other campuses and the entire University of Wisconsin System are facing serious budget cuts for the 2015-’17 biennium. The budget process unfolds over the next… Read More