We reviewed a draft adapted from an AAUP policy document regarding academic freedom and tenure at UWM. The UC has been tasked with creating a working tenure policy that will later be reviewed by faculty via Faculty Senate and appropriate… Read More
The University Committee issued this statement on behalf of the UW-Milwaukee Faculty Senate, endorsing UW-Madison Faculty Senate Document 2565, which was approved on June 9, 2015. (note: pdf is three pages, and includes the faculty document from Madison).
We met with Chancellor Mone, Provost Britz, VC Luljak, and Director Urdan in order to review issues related to the erosion of tenure and shared governance in the UW-System, as well as the budget cuts. We discussed the need to… Read More
The UC called for an emergency meeting to include Faculty Senate, in which we put forward resolutions regarding tenure and shared governance.. We also discussed the general dismembering of higher education. You can read the resolutions here.