University Senate Governance News & Updates

The latest from University Senate governance


P&A Employee Spotlight: Kelaine Haas

Dr. Kelaine HaasMeet Dr. Kelaine Haas, Undergraduate Research Coordinator for the College of Biological Sciences.  Dr. Haas began her Ph.D. in Genetics, Cell Biology and Development here in 2006 and has been in her current position since 2012.

P&A Senate Newsletter - June 2015

The June 2015 issue of the P&A Senate Newsletter is now available for download.

In this issue:

  • Message from the P&A Senate Chair - Katherine Dowd
  • Updates from the Subcommittees
    • Benefits and Compensation
    • Communications
    • Outreach
    • Professional Development and Recognition
  • Announcements
    • Kudos to Kristin Economos
  • P&A Employee Spotlight - Stacie Traill

P&A Senate Inaugural Professional Development Forum

On May 6, 2015, the Professional Development and Recognition Subcommittee hosted the Inaugural P&A Professional Development Forum, "Prepping Ourselves to Meeting Grand Challenges: A future-focused discussion on administrative and professional competence needed to meet the University's mission, now and in the future."

University Senate Semester Update: Spring 2015

The Spring 2015 University Senate Semester Update is now available to download.

Here's a preview of what you'll see inside:

  • Faculty Senate Addresses Human Subjects Research
  • April 2015 University and Faculty Senate Meeting Notes
  • P&A Senate Forum
  • A View From Inside - Cutting into the Onion: Faculty Consultation and Governance
  • Governance Working for U
    • Civil Service Communication Plan
    • "Ban the Box"
    • A Learning Space Master Plan

P&A Senate Newsletter - May 2015

The May 2015 P&A Senate Newsletter is now available for download.

In this issue:

  • Message from the P&A Senate Chair - Katherine Dowd
  • May 1 Meeting Notes
    • Discussion with Vice President Kathy Brown, Human Resources
    • Discussion with Frank Douma of the Retirement Subcommittee
  • Announcements
    • P&A Outstanding Unit Award
    • President's Award for Outstanding Service
    • Other Awards

P&A Senate Newsletter: April 2015

The April 2015 P&A Senate Newsletter is now available for download. 

In this issue:

  • Message from the P&A Senate Chair - Katherine Dowd
  • April 3 Meeting Notes
    • Data Storage at the University
    • Social Concerns Committee
  • Announcements
    • P&A Senate Elections
    • 2015 Outstanding Unit Award Winner
    • P&A Women's Council Spring Event
  • P&A Employee Spotlight - Kate McCready

 

P&A Senate Newsletter - March 2015

The March 2015 P&A Senate Newsletter is now available for download. 

In this issue:

  • Message from the P&A Senate Chair - Katherine Dowd
  • March 6 Meeting Notes
    • Update on the Upgrade
    • Benefits Advisory Committee Update
    • Update on Campus Climate
    • Sign up for Senate Committee Minutes
  • Announcements
    • March 2015 Brown Bag Lunch & Learn
  • P&A Employee Spotlight - Salma Hussein

 

P&A Senate Newsletter - February 2015

The February 2015 P&A Senate Newsletter is now available for download.

In this issue: 

  • Greetings from the P&A Senate Chair - Katherine Cramer
  • February 6 Meeting Notes
    • Meeting with Chancellor Lehmkuhle
    • Updates from Human Resources
  • Announcements
    • March 2015 Brown Bag Lunch & Learn
    • Outstanding Unit Award
    • Outstanding Service to University Senate Governance
    • Grant Opportunity for Postdocs

University Senate Semester Update: Fall 2014

The Fall 2014 University Senate Semester Update is now available for download.

Here's a preview of what you'll find inside:

  • A Message from the Chair of the Senate/Faculty Consultative Committee
  • Priorities Emerge
  • October 2014 University and Faculty Senate Meeting Notes
  • December 2014 Faculty Senate Meeting Notes
  • Governance Working for U
    • Finance and Planning
    • Social Concerns
    • Student Senate Consultative Committee

P&A Senate Newsletter - December 2014

The December 2014 P&A Senate Newsletter is now available for download.

In this issue:

  • Greetings from the P&A Senate Chair - Katherine Cramer
  • Subcommittee Work Plans for 2014-15
  • Announcements
    • PeopleSoft Upgrade Coming in February 2015
    • Professional Development Opportunity
    • Results from the Community Fund Drive
  • P&A Employee Spotlight - Lynne Schuman

 

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