June 16, 2020

K. Dolan reported on the Deans’ Meeting at which net operating losses of $15-20 million were projected for FY 2020; in 2021 projected operating losses of $25-45 million are predicted; units will be expected to engage in reductions based on… Read More

June 9, 2020

K. Dolan attended a session during the interview process for J. Johnsen for UW System President. The session included faculty and other governance representatives from across the system as well as other individuals in leadership positions. Questions were asked about… Read More

June 2, 2020

UC Chair Kathleen Dolan reported that the Scenario Planning Committee Leads met on June 2 to finalize the report to be discussed on Friday with the whole committee before forwarding the report to the Provost and the Chancellor. The report… Read More

May 26, 2020

UC Chair Kathleen Dolan Kathy Dolan reported that the summer UC meeting schedule with Chancellor Mark Mone, Provost Johannes Britz and ASC Chair Leigh Wallace is being set up. K. Dolan reported that the Scenario Planning Committee and other groups… Read More

May 19, 2020

UC Chair Kathleen Dolan Kathy Dolan reported on May 14 meeting with faculty reps and UW System President Ray Cross; decision by July 10 now moved back to June 15 about fall semester. There was discussion of how supplies will… Read More

May 15, 2018

The UC is moving into the summer schedule. The next scheduled meeting of the University Committee will be June 5 and 26, July 10, 24, and August 7, 21. Warm regards to Drs. Enrique Figueroa and Robert Schwartz who are… Read More

May 8, 2018

UC chair Kris O’Connor reported on the UC Reps meeting, the latest regarding the UW System Math Initiative, and the new system program monitoring policy draft. Chancellor Mone attended to report several updates including UWW and UWWC restructuring and that… Read More

May 1, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Kris O’Connor who was elected to chair the University Committee next academic year. There was discussion of post-tenure review process with the representatives of the divisional committees. Several members of UWM administration presented an overview of the new budget model. 

April 24, 2018

Interim dean Dave Clark attended the UC meeting to answer questions about the meta-major. Academic Staff Committee chair, Sue Cashin, attended to discuss academic staff contracts and titling related to the university colleges restructuring and the issue of College voting rights in non-teaching… Read More

April 17, 2018

Chair O’Connor provided updates on the UW-Colleges restructuring. It was reported that the post-tenure review was discussed at the dean’s meeting today and the importance of following the process was discussed. Divisional committees are clarifying the divisional committee role in the post-tenure review process.  Provost… Read More