Tag: Staff Senate

Staff Senate implements mentor program

Staff senators concluded their annual retreat Monday, which included the introduction of a new mentor program in which new senators are matched with executive...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

President Postel addresses interim positions during Staff Senate meeting

Dr. Greg Postel, interim president, provided an update to the Staff Senate Monday on the HSC campus. Postel told senators that the university’s executive...

UofL’s Staff Help and Relief Effort program thriving after nearly 30...

UofL's Staff Help and Relief Effort (S.H.A.R.E.) program was established in 1991 out of the Cardinal Santa program. The late Jenny Madden, former chair of...

Five pharmacy initiatives rolling out to employees in April

John Elliott, UofL’s interim VP for HR, opened Monday’s Staff Senate meeting, providing updates on his department following its reorganization. Among those updates is...

UofL’s new Diversity Plan presented to Staff Senate

UofL’s Staff Senate met Dec. 11 for a full agenda, including reports from Mordean Taylor-Archer, Patty Payette, Keith Sherman and Lee Smith. Report: Mordean Taylor-Archer,...