November 21, 2017

Representatives from Equity and Diversity Services (EDS) and UWM legal affairs attended to deliberate on drafted changes to policy No. S-47 and No. S-47.5 There will be no meeting of the University Committee on November 28th, because the committee will… Read More

November 14, 2017

The University Committee (UC) chair attended and reported on the UW Regents meeting last week. Chancellor Mone attended the meeting and primarily discussed the status and process of UW-WC and UW-Waukesha with UWM. Members of the UC will be attending on-site… Read More

November 7, 2017

The Chair will be going to the UW-Colleges senate meeting on Dec 1st and the Regents meeting this Thursday. Provost Britz discussed distributing the pay plan memo to campus, likely this week. Provost Britz meets tomorrow with UWS provosts to discuss the UW-Colleges proposal…. Read More

October 31, 2017

The Provost and Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources Tim Danielson discussed the pay plan with the UC. The splits between solid performer and merit between the original proposed by administration, the version revised by the UC, and the version proposed by the… Read More

October 24, 2017

Since the last UC meeting, the chair attended the Chancellor’s expanded cabinet meeting. There was discussion of workload between the faculty representative of UW-Colleges and the UC chair. Dr. Larry Kuiper attended for a conversation about international student recruitment. The pay plan was further… Read More

October 17, 2017

The Provost joined the UC to discuss the proposal for UW-Washington County and UW-Waukesha to become part of UWM. Dean Peters from CEAS requested and was granted augmentation of the BME Executive Committee. Discussion then continued regarding the aforementioned proposal. 

October 10, 2017

The Chair attended the Board of Regents meeting. Most of the meeting was spent on closed session items with the Chancellor. Discussed the policy and procedure around voting privileges for academic staff.

October 3, 2017

Chair O’Connor is attending the Board of Regents meeting later this week. Provost Britz updated us on additional details surrounding the budget plan process. The UC accepted the DACA resolution discussed in the Senate. The resolution will be forwarded to the… Read More

September 26, 2017

Chair Kris O’Connor updated the committee on the most recent state budget. Dr. Nigel Rothels updated the UC on the history, programming, data, and outcomes of the Office of Undergraduate Research. Dean Stan Stojkovic requested and was granted augmentation of the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare Executive Committee. The UC… Read More

September 19, 2017

Provost Britz updated the UC on the budget, the freedom of speech panel event being held next week, updates on campus administrative searches, enrollment and retention rates, the pay plan, performance based funding, sabbatical support, and dean leadership development. The… Read More