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UW-W permanently fills Dean of Students post

June 23, 2016

Filed under News, News

By Emily Lepkowski June 23, 2016   While filling the dean of students role at UW-Whitewater, Artanya Wesley looks to take on another: unifier. On June 13, the UW-W announced Wesley as the permanent Dean of S...

Budget cuts 40 positions, 42 courses

April 19, 2016

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Information compiled by Nathan Kober April 20, 2016   Faculty and program cuts are on the way for UW System colleges, according to a report from the Board of Regents. The portion of the report focusing on UW-Whitewater ...

Letter to the Editor: Labor and HR must work together

April 19, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

April 20, 2016 My message for this week is that you are not alone, and you don’t have to go through your troubles alone. The path is not always clear to see, and it can often times be daunting, but there is always a way. Yo...

Letter to the Editor: We won’t get fooled again

April 12, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

April 12, 2016 There are a couple of topics I would like to cover this week. The first concerns the reactions I have received from my other letters. Most of my conversations fill me with hope that people will become more aware ...

Letter to the Editor: UW-W faculty must learn, organize

April 5, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

April 5, 2016 I would like to respond to Chris Henige’s letter from last week. According to him, there has been a universal failure of faculty governance at every level and at every position for several years. If such dere...

Behind the gavel: The newest 13 UW System Regents

March 30, 2016

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By Nathan Kober March 30, 2016   In recent years, the UW System Board of Regents has added some new faces in the years since Gov. Scott Walker has stepped into his role. Those faces are Walker appointees. Public re...

Letter to the Editor: Budget cuts put paychecks over higher education

March 29, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

March 29, 2016 I am writing this letter because I have been encouraged by colleagues to keep writing in hopes that there will be changes in the future. I tried to think about what would be best to write about, but any topic is t...

Regents approve tenure changes

March 15, 2016

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By Nathan Kober March 16, 2016   The UW System Board of Regents passed a new set of tenure policies on March 10, making it easier for campus administrators to fire faculty. The new policies came as part of the greater...

Letter to the Editor: Work together; take back UW-System

March 15, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

March 15, 2016 When Scott Walker won the recall election in 2012, I said that if he were to be reelected in 2014 he would then attack the professors and tenure. One professor laughed, saying that he wouldn’t dare. When the Classi...

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