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2006 News Releases

December Regents Meeting
Day 1 | Day 2 news summary
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December 8, 2006
Faculty discipline rule changes advance to Legislature December Regents meeting (Day 2 news summary)

December 7, 2006
Students, families to learn more about admissions to UW System December Regents meeting (Day 1 news summary)

November 29, 2006 Testimony before the Joint Legislative Audit Committee Hearing by Kevon P. Reilly, President, UW System

November Regents Meeting
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November 10, 2006 Regents honor educators with Teaching Excellence Awards November Regents meeting (Day 2 news summary)

November 9, 2006 UW partnerships serving Milwaukee’s public health needs November Regents meeting (Day 1 news summary)

November 8, 2006 UW System professors share insights on teaching excellence

October 27, 2006 Giroux selected to lead UW System communications and external relations

October 20, 2006 Finalists named in UW-La Crosse chancellor search

October 20, 2006 Four University of Wisconsin System professors receive Alliant Energy’s Underkofler Excellence in Teaching Awards

October 13, 2006 UW System committed to responsible employment policies

October Regents Meeting
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October 6, 2006 Leading the way: Communities look to UW-Platteville October Regents meeting (Day 2 news summary)

October 5, 2006 UW-Platteville: ‘An eye on the future’ October Regents meeting (Day 1 news summary)

September 22, 2006 Marrett to lead U.S. education efforts at National Science Foundation

September 6, 2006 Statement on Measuring Up 2006 Report by Kevin P. Reilly, President, University of Wisconsin System

September 6 Wisconsin Covenant Partnership Agreement (Office of the Governor news release)

August 18, 2006 Board of Regents urges funding for student veterans and financial aid programs

August 18, 2006 Board of Regents votes to divest UW funds from companies in Sudan

August Regents Meeting
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August 18, 2006 Grants for student veterans, financial aid win Regent support August Regents meeting (Day 2 news summary)

August 17, 2006 “Growth Agenda for Wisconsin” tops UW budget request August Regents meeting (Day 1 news summary)

August 17, 2006 Lt. Governor Barbara Lawton’s remarks to the UW Board of Regents

August 17, 2006 UW System launches “Growth Agenda for Wisconsin”

June 19, 2006 New program to enhance research and development on UW System campuses

June 10, 2006 Statement on Board of Regents Commitment to Transparency

June Regents Meeting
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June 9, 2006 Regents praise UW-Milwaukee's vision for the future June Regents meeting (Day 2 news summary)

June 9, 2006 Board re-elects Walsh, Bradley to leadership roles

June 9, 2006 Student success drives UW admissions policy

June 8, 2006 UW-Milwaukee delivers plans for growth in research, access, Wisconsin's economy June Regents meeting (Day 1 news summary)

June 8, 2006 Board of Regents approves 2006-07 operating budget and tuition rates

May 25, 2006 Statement on Undergraduate Admissions to the UW System by Kevin P. Reilly, President, UW System; and David G. Walsh, President, Board of Regents

May 24, 2006 UW System and Department of Veterans Affairs honor Wisconsin veterans

May 15, 2006 UW System honors students for essays on the value of liberal education

May 5, 2006 "Good News" Remarks to the Board of Regents by Kevin P. Reilly, President, University of Wisconsin System

May 5, 2006 Private dollars committed for UW-Madison Law School Deanship

May Regents Meeting
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May 5, 2006 Regents, Gov. Doyle affirm commitment to help students through “Wisconsin Covenant” May Regents meeting (Day 2 news summary)

May 4, 2006 Diversity essential to a successful UW Growth Agenda for Wisconsin May Regents meeting (Day 1 news summary)

May 2, 2006 UW System Commencement Activities

Apr. 27, 2006 Statement on Joint Committee on Employment Relations Action

Apr. 24, 2006 Media Advisory for the May Board of Regents Meeting

Apr. 24, 2006 Regents honor two with 2006 Academic Staff Excellence Awards

Apr. 24, 2006 UW System undergraduate researchers to showcase findings at State Capitol

Apr. 18, 2006 Statement on Appointments to the Board of Regents by UW System President Kevin P. Reilly

April 12, 2006 Committee appointed for UW-La Crosse chancellor search

Apr. 7, 2006 Statement on Dismissal of UW Faculty member by Board of Regents President David G. Walsh

April Regents Meeting
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Apr. 7, 2006 Board advances Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery on UW-Madison campus April Regents meeting (Day 2 news summary)

Apr. 6, 2006 State commits $500,000 to help UW, WTCS students complete college degrees April Regents meeting (Day 1 news summary)

Mar. 27, 2006 UW hosts national colloquium on teaching and learning for student success

March Special Regents Meeting
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Mar. 23, 2006 Regents: Taxpayer Protection Amendment not in Wisconsin’s best interest

March Regents Meeting
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Mar. 10, 2006 Taxpayer’s Protection Amendment could mean higher tuition, fewer students, Regents learn March Regents meeting (Day 2 news summary)

Mar. 9, 2006 University of Wisconsin System "achieves excellence" on many measures March Regents meeting (Day 1 news summary)

Mar. 9, 2006 UW System 2005-06 accountability report highlights progress, challenges

Mar. 1, 2006 UW recommends policy affirming resident assistant rights, responsibilities

Feb. 28, 2006 UW System: Safety and security always priority No. 1: University actions address suggestions in Audit Bureau report

Feb. 27, 2006 Statement Regarding the Presidency of Carroll College by Kevin P. Reilly, President, University of Wisconsin System

Feb. 21, 2006 Expanding access for Wisconsin students: Facts about University of Wisconsin System nonresident tuition rates

Feb. 10, 2006 Statement on Dismissal of UW Faculty member by David G. Walsh, President, Board of Regents, University of Wisconsin System

February Regents Meeting
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Feb. 10, 2006 Board approves Levin-Stankevich as chancellor at UW-Eau Claire February Regents meeting (Day 2 news summary)

Feb. 9, 2006 UW "growth agenda" to build state's knowledge economy, expand access: Reilly's vision for UW's future includes more college degrees, aid for students February Regents meeting (Day 1 news summary)

Feb. 9, 2006 The University's Growth Agenda: A Vision for the Future by President Kevin P. Reilly

Feb. 3, 2006 UW System: Room to grow higher education in Waukesha County

Feb. 2, 2006 Levin-Stankevich recommended as next UW-Eau Claire Chancellor

Jan. 26, 2006 Statement on Wisconsin Higher Education Grant legislation by President Kevin Reilly

Jan. 18, 2006 Statement on Governor Doyle's State of the State Address by President Kevin Reilly

Jan. 17, 2006 Finalists named in UW-Eau Claire chancellor search

Jan. 11, 2006 Public invited to comment on role of resident assistants in UW System