Senate Announcements

October 9th - Announcing a faculty referendum on changes to the Faculty Constitution visit the Faculty Referendum Information Tab on the Faculty Senate website for more information.  

Senate Meeting Dates

Fall 2019

Reeve 306 | 3:10–5 p.m.

Sept. 10 & 24, 2019
Oct. 8 & 22, 2019
Nov. 5 & 19, 2019
Dec. 10, 2019

Spring 2020

Jan. 14, 2020
Feb. 11 & 25, 2020
March. 10 & 31, 2020
April 14 & 28, 2020
May 12, 2020


Senate Contacts

Faculty Senate President
Druscilla Scribner
Professor of Political Science
(920) 424-2102
Office hours: by appointment

Faculty Senate Office
April Dutscheck
University Services Associate
(920) 424-2102
Dempsey Hall, Room 205
Office hours: M–F, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

President’s Blog

Feb 6-7 UW System Board of Regents Meeting Recap

The February Board of Regents was held in Madison on Thursday, February 7 and Friday, February 8. On Thursday, the Regents heard an excellent series of presentations focused on exploring the achievement gap and campus, community and UW System strategies that might be...

Interim Updates

At System:  Regent Gerald Whitburn resigned from the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents effective immediately. The UW System President search committee has produced the "prospectus" outlining the job description; it is "live" on the search website. The...

November 5th Faculty Senate Meeting Items of Interest

Guests - Victor Alatorre, Director of Infrastructure Services gave senators an update on several of IT projects and took questions about software, compliance, and security. Of note, we are moving from HP to Dell going forward. Sean Fay, the new Director of Equal,...

Three Bills Affecting UW Signed into Law

[Reposted from the UWS Government Relations Blog]  On Thursday, November 21, Governor Tony Evers signed AB 38- University of Wisconsin research contracts into law as Act 36. The bill will streamline the process by which UW System faculty members can enter into...

WI Senate acts to confirm Regents

On November 5th, the Wisconsin State Senate acted to confirm the appointments of Regents: Edmund Manydeeds III, of Eau Claire, as a Congressional District 3 Representative on the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System, to serve for the term ending May...