July 20, 2021

CEAS Dean Brett Peters requested continuing augmentation for Biomedical Engineering due to a lack of tenured faculty; continuing augmentation for Material Science and Engineering was also requested. Faculty members suggested as augmenters were considered appropriate by the UC. Provost Britz… Read More

July 6, 2021

Chancellor Mone reported that protocols for fall will be announced in the first week of August and updates will be provided regularly between now and then. The BOR meeting this week will also deal with some of these issues. Testing… Read More

June 22, 2021

UC Chair K. Dolan reported on her meeting with Provost Britz, including the updated enrollment numbers presented at the last Expanded Cabinet Meeting. The news is better than it was a few weeks ago but campus enrollments for continuing students… Read More

June 8, 2021

School of Social Welfare Dean T. Freiburger reported that the Department of Administrative Leadership is requesting augmentation of their EC for the upcoming academic year. Prof. K. Hassell has agreed to continue to augment the committee for the next year…. Read More

May 18, 2021

Provost Britz reported that M. Gajdardziska-Josifovska is retiring as Dean of the Graduate School and J. Puskar will be Interim Dean beginning in September. The Office of Research and the Graduate School will likely be merged again. K. Hartman will… Read More

May 11, 2021

Secretary of the University T. Turner reported that the Divisional Committee Chair requested a change to the policy for review of full professor cases. Not enough full professors are available who have served in the last five years as required… Read More

May 4, 2021

UC Chair K. Dolan reported on a faculty member who inadvertently missed the 30-day window for mandatory training while on sabbatical and as per UW System policy will not be eligible for a raise in the next cycle. This is… Read More

April 27, 2021

ASC Chair K. Esguerra reported on the voting rights for academic staff issue that was raised at the last Faculty Senate meeting and acknowledged the complexity involved especially as regards to the process of bringing such changes forward for approval…. Read More

April 20, 2021

Communications Department Chair M. Allen consulted with the UC about the move of the Journalism and Advertising program into the Communications Department. T. Turner will do some research on a range of options Allen presented regarding what sort of structures… Read More

April 13, 2021

Chancellor Mone reported on the ongoing negotiations between campus and the Milwaukee Health Department on the testing requirement for students living or working on campus who have been vaccinated. Cybersecurity continues to be a major problem and ransomware is a… Read More