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.

Social Concerns Committee, January 27, 2020
In these minutes: Honors Spotlight Series 2020-21; Working Group Reports; Systemwide Strategic Plan

The Weekly Update

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

Equity, Access, and Diversity Committee (EAD), January 27, 2020
In these minutes: 
Systemwide Strategic Plan; Update on Lactation Support

The Weekly Update

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

Senate Library Committee (SLC), January 28, 2020
In these minutes: 
Presentation on Open Access; Review of Recommended Changes to Administrative Policy: Open Access to Scholarly Articles

The Weekly Update

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

Spotlight on Rachna Shah

Rachna ShahYou learn something new every day. For many people, that’s just an age-old saying. For Rachna Shah, professor of Supply Chain and Operations at the Carlson School of Management, it’s a way of life. She sees everything along the way, however circuitous that way may be, as an opportunity. 

The Weekly Update

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

Senate Committee on Educational Policy (SCEP), January 22, 2020
In these minutes: 
Systemwide Strategic Plan; Community Engaged Learning Attribute; Chair’s Updates; Policy Business

The Weekly Update

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

Faculty Consultative Committee (FCC), January 23, 2020
In these minutes: 
Debrief from December 2019 Senate Meeting on Proposed Changes to the
Liberal Education Curriculum Requirements; Safe Transfer Legislation; Miscellaneous
Committee Business

The Weekly Update

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

Professional and Administrators Consultative Committee (PACC), January 23, 2020
In these minutes: P&A Senate Vision and Mission Statement Approval; Health Sciences Education Center Security Update; Joint Compensation Committee Update and Survey

 

Joint Civil Service Brown Bag and P&A Seminar Series Presentation

A joint Civil Service Brown Bag and P&A Senate Seminar Series Presentation

You and the U: 

How U of M Legislative Advocacy

Can Work for You! 

Thursday, February 13, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:00pm 

 

Presented by Mike Miller

Mike Miller

Mike Miller, U of M Legislative Advocacy Coordinator, is passionate about helping U of M students, faculty, and staff influence the legislative process through quick, simple actions. Mike has spent the last 20 years involved in Minnesota politics, starting before his graduation from the Twin Cities campus in 2002.

The Weekly Update

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

Equity, Access, and Diversity Committee (EAD), November 4, 2019
In these minutes: The ROTC and Military Policy on Transgender People Serving; Diversity Resources on System Campuses; The Role of the Office for Equity and Diversity on System Campuses

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