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

April 6, 2021

Provost Britz and Associate Vice Chancellor D. Venugopalan consulted the UC about anticipated School and College realignment in the 2030 implementation plan that could require changes to P&P 2.01 and 4.01. The discussion focused on whether to maintain the distinction… Read More

March 30, 2021

Special Guests A. Braun and members of the Athletics Committee Faculty requested UC feedback on an investigation into the value of athletics at UWM that began in fall 2020. The subgroup involved seeks input on how to communicate more effectively… Read More

March 16, 2021

Provost Britz reported that six and four-year graduation rates are up, credits to degree are down and the percentage of students completing their required credits is also up. Retention is up to 74.3% so all indicators are currently positive. N…. Read More

March 9, 2021

Chancellor Mone reported that curricular changes are on hold in some programs in anticipation of the 2030 implementation plan. Campus also is waiting to see how the budget battle in Madison plays out; it is unlikely that UWM will receive… Read More

March 2, 2021

Provost Britz reported that vaccinations have begun on campus and a registration system will be made available for faculty, academic staff and others on campus who are eligible to receive a vaccine. The goal is to vaccinate all faculty and… Read More