UW Daily: June 10, 2015

Board of Regents
Senate approves Grebe’s appointment to UW Board of Regents, Associated Press, June 9
State Senate Confirms Walker Appointee to UW Board of Regents, Wisconsin Public Radio, June 9
Wisconsin Senate confirms Grebe to UW Board of Regents, Wisconsin Radio Network, June 9
Senate confirms Grebe to UW Board of Regents despite Democrats’ objections, Capital Times, June 9
Senate approves Grebe appointment to UW Board of Regents, WKOW, June 9

UW System
UW-Madison faculty challenge lawmakers on tenure changes, Wisconsin State Journal, June 10
Outraged UW-Madison faculty call for full-court press on tenure, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 9
UW-Madison pushing lawmakers to revise tenure language in budget; Harsdorf uninterested, Associated Press, June 9
UW faculty, chancellor express concerns about tenure proposal, WISC TV-3, June 9
Jeff Peck: UW cuts will hurt rural communities, Column, Chippewa Herald, June 10
Republican plan to axe Legislative Audit Bureau would erase academic freedom protection, Capital Times, June 9
Kathleen Vinehout column: Kicking Controls Out the Window No UW oversight by LAB a Recipe for Corruption, Column, Pierce County Herald, June 9
UW-Madison faculty challenge lawmakers on tenure changes, WiscNews/Associated Pres, June 9
Tenure is essential to academic freedom — Henry Teloh, Letter, Wisconsin State Journal, June 9

On Campus
Two professors named associate vice chancellors at UW-Madison, Wisconsin State Journal, June 9
Former chancellor pens research report, Dunn County News, June 9
Fatal shooting near UW-Green Bay investigated, Associated Press, June 9
Perspective: Social media and the McKinney case, WFAA, June 9
U. of Wisconsin-Stout expands partnership with Thomson Reuters, University Business Daily, June 8

State
GOP bill would kill Wisconsin’s Legislative Audit Bureau, Wisconsin State Journal, June 8
Vos says he would ‘never’ support eliminating Audit Bureau, WISC TV-3, June 9
On the Wisconsin border, little enthusiasm for Walker’s tax cuts, Superior Telegram, June 5
Wisconsin Republicans propose abolishing the Legislative Audit Bureau, Capital Times, June 8
Warren Petryk column: 2015 Spring Survey Results, Column, Pierce County Herald, June 9

National
In Heated State-Budget Fights, Students Strive to Be Heard, Chronicle of Higher Education, June 10
After Wisconsin, Column, Inside Higher Ed, June 10
Flawed Evaluations, Inside Higher Ed, June 10

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