September 11, 2018

UC Chair Kris O’Connor reported that he met with AAUP to discuss the merger. UC member John Reisel reported that the Rules Committee met to develop the agenda for next week’s Faculty meeting. Remote sites will be set for faculty… Read More

September 4, 2018

Happy first meeting of the academic year! UC Chair Kris O’Connor reported that for meetings of committees where charters have not yet been officially changed, new members from the new CGS will attend as guests. He also met with members… Read More

August 28, 2018

UC Chair Kris O’Connor reported on discussion at the Chancellor’s Cabinet meeting. The new policy on reference checks passed by the Board of Regents was discussed. IT security continues to be a concern. The Union, Engineering, and Klotsche annex buildings… Read More

August 21, 2018

UC Chair Kris O’Connor reported on attending the new Deans orientation. He will be also attending the Board of Regents meeting next week. Member Mark Schwartz reported on the Chairs Retreat. The committee briefly discussed the Journal Sentinel article about… Read More

August 7, 2018

Chair report: UC Chair Kris O’Connor will be meeting with AAUP representatives once a month during the academic year. He has been working to garner volunteers for open positions on University committees for this upcoming academic year, especially from the… Read More

July 24, 2018

Interim Vice Provost of Research Mark Harris presented on the review process and timeline for Centers and Institutes; he stated that approximately ½ of the Centers and Institutes on campus will have been reviewed by the end of 2018. UC… Read More

July 10, 2018

UC Chair Kris O’Connor reported he is fielding questions from faculty and staff at UW-Waukesha and UW-Washington County about the transition. Chancellor Mone discussed the Higher Education Regional Alliance (HERA), and plans for the campus to host the state Democratic… Read More

June 26, 2018

UC members discussed the Board of Regents meeting, held on campus June 7-8. UC Chair Kris O’Connor reported on the Shared Governance Retreat held by UW System President Ray Cross, his attendance at the recent APBC meeting, and the Northwestern… Read More

June 5, 2018

UC Chair Kris O’Connor reported on a meeting with faculty and staff from UW-Waukesha and UW-Washington County, regarding the integration of these campuses with UWM; Chair O’Connor and Secretary of the University Trudy Turner are helping with the transition of… 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