Tag: shared governance

John Smith takes over as UofL Staff Senate chair ‘at the...

John Smith started working at UofL in 1987 – the day before the fall semester kicked off. The past 31 years have given the assistant...

UofL AD Vince Tyra shares vision to Staff Senate

UofL’s Staff Senate met Monday, John Smith’s first meeting presiding as chair. Smith noted that his goal is to encourage senators to be solution-minded...

Faculty senators discuss attributes of a 21st Century Provost

Faculty senators met on June 27, opening the meeting with a discussion about a proposal for a new Franchise Management Certificate program within the...

New chair, vice chair elected to UofL’s Staff Senate

John Smith, UofL’s assistant director of intramurals, has been elected as chair of the Staff Senate. Vice chair is Marian Vasser, director of Diversity,...

President Bendapudi addresses latest budget update for Faculty Senate

President Neeli Bendapudi addressed UofL’s Faculty Senate on June 6 for the first time, providing a brief glimpse into her background and her priorities...

Fund exists to aid UofL staff in times of crisis

Did you know UofL's Staff Senate manages an emergency financial assistance fund known as the Self Help and Relief Effort (SHARE) Program? The SHARE...

UofL COO to Staff Senate: ‘We’re creating clarity and momentum’

UofL’s Staff Senate’s meeting May 14 was truncated so senators could attend a celebration thanking interim president Greg Postel for his leadership throughout the...

Drs. Postel, Billingsley recognized during Faculty Senate meeting

Dr. Greg Postel and Dr. Dale Billingsley were both recognized for their service as interim president and provost, respectively, with a reception and a...

Gender identity ‘gatekeeper’ removed from UofL HR process

  During the April 9 Staff Senate meeting, Brian Buford, assistant provost for diversity, announced that UofL has given employees more control over their own...

Faculty senators draft program closure guidelines

During Wednesday’s meeting, Faculty Senate Chair Enid Trucios-Haynes provided the Faculty Senate with some commentary behind the presidential search process that led to the...