UW Daily: June 5, 2015

Board of Regents
UW Board of Regents to Discuss Future of Faculty Tenure Friday Morning, Wisconsin Public Radio News, June 5
Board of Regents Committee Holds Tense Meeting on Tenure, Wisconsin Public Radio News, June 4
Professors demonstrate to urge University of Wisconsin regents to preserve tenure, Associated Press, June 4
UW System Regents committee rejects proposal to fight controversial tenure changes by Legislature, Wisconsin State Journal, June 4
Faculty members protest tenure, shared governance changes to Board of Regents, Inside Higher Ed, June 5
Tenure roils UW Board of Regents, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 4
Move to strengthen hand of regents in chancellor searches advances, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 4
UW Board Of Regents Candidate Suggests Eliminating Degree Programs On Some Campuses, Wisconsin Public Radio News, June 4
Shared governance at UW schools would be altered under budget plan, Wisconsin Public Radio, June 4
UW regents talk tenure, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 5
Regents take up changes to ‘shared governance’, tenure policies, Pierce County Herald, June 4

UW System
Is Gov. Scott Walker putting the University of Wisconsin system in jeopardy?, Washington Post, June 5
Unions Subdued, Scott Walker Turns to Tenure at Wisconsin Colleges, New York Times, June 4
Ray Cross: no plans to resign as UW System president, Wisconsin State Journal, June 4
UW System President Says He Won’t Step Down, Wisconsin Public Radio News, June 4
Educators Worry Tenure Policy Changes Will Harm UW System, Wisconsin Public Radio News, June 3
Faculty Outraged Over Wisconsin’s Proposed Tenure Changes, Diverse Issues in Higher Education, June 4
GOP motion could bring big changes to shared governance, tenure, Badger Herald, June 3
UW Budget proposal jeopardizes everyone’s freedom, Column, WisOpinion.com, June 4

On Campus
Leaders at UW-EC, UW-Stout concerned about tenure proposal, Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, June 5
Researchers probe significance of Pike Creek, Kenosha News, June 3
UW-Madison researchers hope frac-sand impact study will help railroads improve ballast maintenance, Progressive Railroading Magazine, June 2015
Confrontational UW column was classic Wiley — Brad Taylor, Wisconsin State Journal, June 3

State
Don’t hide finalists for top UW jobs, Editorial, Wisconsin State Journal, June 5
Our view: Open government gets boost, setback, Editorial, La Crosse Tribune, June 5
Hard truths about state’s budget, Column, Superior Telegram, June 5
Medical College of Wisconsin plans $70M professional office building, Business Journal of Milwaukee, June 4
How to Grow the State Economy, Column, Urban Milwaukee, June 4

National
Move to undermine tenure in Wisconsin has national implications, Column, Inside Higher Ed, June 5
Killing tenure is academia’s point of no return, Al Jazeera America, June 5
Bill would tighten rules for how colleges respond to sexual assaults, Washington Post, June 4
Faculty Roles: The Next Diversity Frontier, Column, Inside Higher Ed, June 4
Prof. Alice Goffman, ‘On the Run,’ and driving a gang member around, looking for a mutual friend’s killer, Washington Post, June

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