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      Follow the latest news and updates as the university conducts a national search for its 16th chancellor.

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      AGENDA FOR may 19 SEARCH COMMITTEE and special regent committee MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee and special regent committee will hold a meeting from 2-3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19, via telephone conference at 1720 Van Hise Hall, 1220 Linden Drive, Madison, Wisconsin, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Motion to recess Search and Screen Committee into closed session to assess candidates for position of Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, as permitted by s.19.85(1)(c), Wis. Stats.; Motion to recess Special Regent Committee into closed session to assess candidates for position of Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, as permitted by s.19.85(1)(c), Wis. Stats.; a. Search and Screen Committee review of institution interviews; b. Additional search consultant reports; c. Questions and Comments by President Cross and Members of the Special Regent Committee; d. Adjournment of Search and Screen Committee meeting; e. Special Regent Committee continues deliberation of candidates; f. Adjournment of Special Regent Committee meeting.

      AGENDA FOR may 18 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from noon-2 p.m. on Monday, May 18, in Hyland Hall, room 4303, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Welcome & Announcements; 2. Approve Meeting Minutes from 4/24/15, 04/30/15 and 05/01/15; 4. Motion to recess the Chair of the UW-Whitewater Search and Screen Committee into closed session to discuss candidates for the position of chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, as permitted by ss. 19.85(1)(c), Wis. Stats.; 5. Post-Search Activities; 6. Adjournment of Search and Screen Committee meeting.

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 991 568 586

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      UW-Whitewater Chancellor Finalists named

      On Friday, May 1, University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross announced five finalists for the position of chancellor at UW-Whitewater.

      The five candidates will participate in a series of public forums, offering opportunities for faculty, staff, students and community members to interact directly with the finalists. Read more >>

      AGENDA FOR may 1 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from noon-2 p.m. on Friday, May 1, in Hyland Hall, room 4301, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Welcome & Announcements; 2. Approve Meeting Minutes from 4/10/15 and 4/24/15; 3. Motion to recess the Chair of the UW Whitewater Search and Screen Committee into closed session to discuss candidates for the position of Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin Whitewater, as permitted by ss. 19.85(1)(c), Wis. Stats.; 3. Accessing Candidate Information; 4. Candidate Campus Visit Planning.

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 992 718 711

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      AGENDA FOR April 30 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from 1-4 p.m. on Thursday, April 30, in Hyland Hall, room 3106, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Introductions; 2. Motion to recess Search and Screen Committee into closed session to assess candidates for position of chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, as permitted by s.19.85(1)(c), Wis. Stats. Motion to recess Special Regent Committee into closed session to assess candidates for position of chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, as permitted by s.19.85(1)(c), Wis. Stats.; a. Review of the search and screen process as it relates to narrowing of the candidate pool; b. Presentation of Search and Screen Committee recommendations; c. Search consultant report of candidates; d. Questions and Comments by President Cross and Members of the Special Regent Committee; e. Adjournment of Search and Screen Committee meeting; f. Special Regent Committee continues deliberation of candidates; g. Adjournment of Special Regent Committee meeting.

      AGENDA FOR April 24 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from noon - 2 p.m. on Friday, April 24, in Hyland Hall, room 3106, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Welcome and announcements; 2.Approve Meeting Minutes from 3/13/15, 3/20/15 and 4/2/15; 3. Motion to recess the Chair of the UW Whitewater Search and Screen Committee into closed session to discuss candidates for the position of Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin Whitewater, as permitted by ss. 19.85(1)(c), Wis. Stats.; 3. Campus Interview Preparations, a) Candidate Agenda, b) Spouse Agenda, c) Survey Monkey Rating Form, d) Other important items; 4. Questions, Concerns, Other Business.

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 999 586 972

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      AGENDA FOR April 10 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from 3:15 - 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 2, in Hyland Hall, room 3106, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Welcome and announcements; 2.Off-Campus Interview Preparations a) Interview Questions b) Logistics c) Roles & Responsibilities d) Protocol e) Other Items? RTBA; 3. Approve Meeting Minutes from 3/13/15, 3/20/15 and 4/2/15; 4. Motion to recess the Chair of the UW Whitewater Search and Screen Committee into closed session to discuss candidates for the position of Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin Whitewater, as permitted by ss. 19.85(1)(c), Wis. Stats.; 5. Questions, Concerns, Other Business.

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 992 168 712

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      AGENDA FOR April 2 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from 4:45 - 8:15 p.m. on Thursday, April 2, in Hyland Hall, room 4303, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Welcome and announcements; 2. Motion to recess the Chair of the UW Whitewater Search and Screen Committee into closed session to discuss candidates for the position of Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin Whitewater, as permitted by ss. 19.85(1)(c), Wis. Stats.; 3. Questions, Concerns, Other Business.

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 998 936 775

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      AGENDA FOR march 20 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from noon - 2 p.m. on Friday, March 20, in Hyland Hall, room 4303, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Welcome; 2. Motion to recess the Chair of the UW Whitewater Search and Screen Committee into closed session to discuss candidates for the position of Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin Whitewater, as permitted by ss. 19.85(1)(c), Wis. Stats.; 3. Announcements and updates, a)Committee Updates, b)Search Consultant Updates; 4. Approve Minutes from Meeting on 3/13/15; 5. Questions, Concerns, Other Business.

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 996 501 785

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      AGENDA FOR march 13 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from noon - 2 p.m. on Friday, March 13, in Hyland Hall, room 4303, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Announcements and updates, a)Committee Updates, b)Search Consultant Updates; 2. Approve Minutes from Meeting on 3/6/15; 3. Discuss Off-Campus Interview Site Selection; 4. Plan Sub Committee Roles & Responsibilities; 5. Motion to recess the Chair of the UW Whitewater Search and Screen Committee into closed session to discuss candidates for the position of Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin Whitewater, as permitted by ss. 19.85(1)(c), Wis. Stats.; 6. Questions, Concerns, Other Business.

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 993 852 767

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      AGENDA FOR march 6 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from noon - 2 p.m. on Friday, March 6, in Hyland Hall, room 4303, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Announcements and updates; 2. Approve minutes from meeting on 2/27/15; 3. Discuss off-campus interview logistics; 4. Plan finalists' campus visit schedule, a) Review sample itineraries, b) Discuss subgroup roles; 5. Motion to recess the chair of the UW-Whitewater Search and Screen Committee into closed session to discuss candidates for the position of Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin Whitewater, as permitted by ss. 19.85(1)(c), Wis. Stats.; 6. Questions, Concerns, Other Business.

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 996 723 945

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      AGENDA FOR feb. 27 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from 1:30 - 3 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 27, in Hyland Hall, room 4303, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Approve Minutes from Meeting on 2/13/15; 2. Update on Search Status; 3. Review process/system training by search firm; 4. Other Business

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 998 050 983

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      AGENDA FOR feb. 13 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from noon - 2 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 13, in Hyland Hall, room 4303, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Approve Minutes from Meeting on 2/6/15; 2. Update on Search Status; 3. Review Candidate Evaluation Worksheet; 4. Other Business

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 996 101 872

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      AGENDA FOR feb. 6 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from noon - 2 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 6, in Hyland Hall, room 4303, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Approve minutes from meetings on 1/26/15 and 1/30/15; 2. Apprise committee on position advertising; 3. Review search timeline; 4. Plan future listening sessions (identify groups, identify point person for each group, create listening session processes, develop listening session talking points, create schedules).

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 998 455 659

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      AGENDA FOR JAN. 30 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from noon - 1:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 30, in Hyland Hall, room 4303, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Approve minutes from meetings on 1/20/15 and 1/26/15; 2. Review and approve position description, leadership profile and job advertisement; 3. Plan future listening sessions.

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 994 274 573

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      LISTENING SESSIONS SCHEDULED FOR JAN. 26

      UW-Whitewater will hold listening sessions on the search for a new chancellor. Faculty, staff, students and community members are invited to learn about the search process and share thoughts and perspectives on the qualities the university should seek in candidates for the position.

      Campus sessions: Monday, Jan. 26, noon-1 p.m. in Summers Auditorium in the James R. Connor University Center
      Monday, Jan. 26, 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Timmerman Auditorium in Timothy J. Hyland Hall.

      Community session: Monday, Jan. 26, 8-9 a.m. at First Citizens State Bank, 207 West Main Street, Whitewater. Attendees for the community session are asked to RSVP to Julie Caldwell at jlcaldwell15@gmail.com by Jan. 23.

      AGENDA FOR Jan. 26 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from 10-11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 26, in Hyland Hall, room 4303, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Approve minutes from 1/20/15 meeting; 2. Review of the search process: Discussion with Dr. Jessica Kozloff, president and senior consultant of Academic Search, Inc.; 3. Develop listening session protocol.

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 999 253 873

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      AGENDA FOR Jan. 20 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from 1:30 to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 20, in Hyland Hall, room 4303, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. The Role of a Chancellor - Discussion with guest: UW-Whitewater Chancellor Richard Telfer; 2. Approve minutes from 1/15/15 meeting; 3. Plan listening sessions; 4. Discuss next steps.

      WebEx audio connection information: Call 262-472-3229, access code: 998 491 143

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      AGENDA FOR Jan. 15 SEARCH COMMITTEE MEETING

      The UW-Whitewater chancellor search and screen committee will hold a meeting from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 15, in Hyland Hall, room 4303, to discuss the following agenda items: 1. Approve minutes from 1/13/15 meeting; 2. Address Search and Screen Charge meeting questions; 3. Plan listening sessions; 4. Review position description; 5. Establish future meetings 6. Discuss next steps.

      Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations to attend are asked to contact Nadia Freie in advance of the meeting at 262-472-1343 or by email at freien@uww.edu.

      SEARCH COMMITTEE NAMED

      University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross has appointed a 21-member search and screen committee to help identify a successor to UW-Whitewater Chancellor Richard Telfer, who announced on Nov. 17, 2014, that he will step down as of June 30, 2015. Cross appointed 11 UW-Whitewater faculty members, two academic staff members, two classified staff members and two students. They will be joined by two administrators and two community representatives. Paul Ambrose, associate professor of information technology and supply chain management, will chair the committee. Read more...

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