Staff Council News - Meeting #281 - May 1, 2017
This is the first of what will be a monthly report of topics discussed at UAF’s Staff Council meetings, provided by members of the Staff Affairs Committee.
This document will provide you with all the important information discussed in the meetings, as well as links to find further information on any topic in which you may be interested. This communication will always include the link to Staff Council’s website, for access to all the official documentation and recordings from our meetings.
UA Budget Update – Your Feedback Matters!
Strategic Pathways Phase 2 Decisions in September; Phase 3 Feedback Open
Staff and Faculty Representation on the Board of Regents
VC for Student Services Search
Staff Council’s University Advocacy Developing Staff Mentoring Process
Furlough Leave Accrual Resolution Passed
Faculty Senate Provides Recommendations on Proposed Program Deletions
University Advocacy Committee Organizes Food Drive for the Bone Builders Program
To review the official Staff Council meeting minutes, read the agenda and handouts, or to hear the official recording, please visit the Staff Council website.
UPCOMING UAF EVENTS!
Staff Volunteer Day
The University Advocacy committee is meeting with Michelle Bartlett, Director of Summer Sessions, to refine the details for possible event coordination – stay tuned!
The Staff Council Office will be closed for the summer beginning Friday, May 12!
If you need assistance with a staff related matter during this office closure, you can contact one of the officers directly using either the email address listed above, or the following:
Kara Axx, President
Sue Mitchell, Vice President
The Staff Emeriti process is not currently well defined (i.e. recommendation processes, timelines, Emeriti titles, decision-making channels, etc.). Chancellor Thomas suggested that this could be a future project for Staff Council to undertake, with the ultimate goal being to create clearly defined procedures.