University Senate Governance Blog

News and updates from University Senate Governance.


The Weekly Update

Approved minutes of senates and their committees will be posted on Fridays, when available.

P&A Senate, February 9, 2018 (Minutes approved at April 6, 2018 P&A Senate meeting)

The Weekly Update

Approved minutes of senates and their committees will be posted on Fridays, when available.

Faculty Consultative Committee (FCC), February 1, 2018
In these minutes:
 ​​Conversation with Gopher Athletics Director Mark Coyle; Discussion regarding FCC Membership and Structure

 

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The Weekly Update

Approved minutes of senates and their committees will be posted on Fridays, when available.

​Student Academic Integrity Committee (SAIC), March 7, 2018
In these minutes:
 ​​Ethnicity Breakdown for Academic Reports; Policy Review: Resolving Alleged Student Conduct Code Violations; Committee Recommendations on International Center for Academic Integrity (ICAI) Surveys

Public Hearings on Proposed Changes to Civil Service Employment Rules

The Civil Service Consultative Committee (CSCC) is in the process of revising the Civil Service Employment Rules. Two public hearings will be held in order to hear constituent feedback on the proposed revisions. The hearings will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on April 9, 2018, in 300 Morrill Hall, or by video or phone conference.

If you would like to participate by video conference, use this link at the time of the meeting: http://z.umn.edu/300morrill.

The Weekly Update

Approved minutes of senates and their committees will be posted on Fridays, when available.

​Senate Committee on Finance and Planning (SCFP), February 6, 2018
In these minutes:
 ​​​​Overview of University Debt; Academic Units with Significant Financial Concerns; Benefits for Fellows; 2017 Economic Impact Study

Nominations Open for 2018 P&A Outstanding Unit Awards

Six staff members of the Law School Career Center pose outside Moos TowerAnnually, the P&A Senate awards the Outstanding Unit Award (OUA) which recognizes a unit of the University of Minnesota judged to be exemplary in its support of P&A staff and the critical role P&A employees fulfill in carrying out the mission of the University. The winning unit is awarded a $1000 professional development grant. Deadline extended to March 30-- learn more and nominate a unit!

The Weekly Update

Approved minutes of senates and their committees will be posted on Fridays, when available.

Student Senate, November 9, 2017 (minutes approved at March 1, 2018 Student Senate meeting)
In these minutes: ​​​
Administrative Response to Senate Actions; Assembly/Association Updates; Student Senate/Student Senate Consultative Committee Chair Report; Discussion on Building Infrastructure Across the System; Expanding On-Campus Childcare Resolution

The Weekly Update

Approved minutes of senates and their committees will be posted on Fridays, when available.

​Senate Committee on Finance and Planning (SCFP), January 23, 2018
In these minutes:
 ​​​FY19 Cost Pool Review; Retirement Outlook and Readiness; Financial Implications for the University under a Trump Presidency; Board of Regents Policy Review: Endowment Fund

The Weekly Update

Approved minutes of senates and their committees will be posted on Fridays, when available.

Faculty Consultative Committee (FCC), December 14, 2017

The Weekly Update

Approved minutes of senates and their committees will be posted on Fridays, when available.

Benefits Advisory Committee (BAC), December 7, 2017
In these minutes:
 ​​Employee Benefits Update; Wellbeing Metrics for 2016-2017 Program Year, and RedBrick Program Information; UPlan Pharmacy Program & Pharmacy Program Trend; Open Enrollment Participation Reports

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