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2008 News Releases - University of Wisconsin System

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2008 News Releases

December 23, 2008
Thomas K. Harden recommended as next UW-Green Bay chancellor

December 19, 2008
Van Galen recommended as next UW-River Falls chancellor

December 8, 2008
UW System graduates record number of degree holders while transfers remain high

December Regents Meeting
Day 1 | Day 2 news summary
Video and audio webcast

December 5, 2008
Regents commit to helping state with economic recovery, while maintaining educational mission (Day 2 news summary)

December 4, 2008
Board of Regents hear initial campus climate assessments (Day 1 news summary)

December 3, 2008
Measuring Up underscores importance of Growth Agenda for Wisconsin

November 28, 2008
UW System scales back pay recommendation

November 26, 2008
UW-Green Bay chancellor finalists named

November 26, 2008
UW System tightening its belt, preserving commitment to educational quality and innovation

November 18, 2008
UW-River Falls chancellor finalists named

November 17, 2008
University of Wisconsin System convenes conference promoting liberal education, a unifying mission for the 21st-century

November 14, 2008
KnowHow2GOWisconsin to offer free test preparation

November 11, 2008
UW-Parkside Chancellor Search and Screen Committee named

November Regents Meeting
News summary
Video and audio webcast

November 6, 2008
Regents discuss recruitment and retention challenges, honor teaching excellence award winners (News summary)

October 27, 2008
Regents honor outstanding UW System teachers

October 7, 2008
Statement from University of Wisconsin System President Kevin P. Reilly on Higher Education Day

October 7, 2008
KnowHow2GO Wisconsin and EdVest partner for student video contest

October Regents Meeting
Day 1 | Day 2 news summary
Video and audio webcast

October 3, 2008
Regents aim to improve chancellor selection process (Day 2 news summary)

October 2, 2008
UW-Stevens Point delivers programs to serve central Wisconsin, state (Day 1 news summary)

September 30, 2008
UW System Regents to focus on accountability

August Regents Meeting
Day 1 | Day 2 news summary
Video and audio webcast

August 22, 2008
Board of Regents Approve 2009-11 Biennial Budget Request (Day 2 news summary)

August 21, 2008
Board of Regents urges state to reinvest in public university system (Day 1 news summary)

August 18, 2008
UW System Board of Regents to honor winners of 2008 Academic Staff Awards for Excellence

August 14, 2008
Regents to consider biennial budget request

July 9, 2008
Reilly names interim UW-Parkside Chancellor

July 1, 2008
UW System reviews UW-Parkside Chancellor search

June 24, 2008
Felner resigns UW-Parkside appointment

June 13, 2008
UW System Executive Senior Vice President to Retire: Reilly praises Dr. Donald J. Mash as a strong champion of higher education

June 12, 2008
Statement from the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs and the University of Wisconsin System regarding the Wisconsin G.I. Bill

June Regents Meeting
Day 1 | Day 2 news summary
Video and audio webcast

June 6, 2007
Board of Regents reflect upon a year of successes and challenges (Day 2 news summary)

June 5, 2007
Regents appoint three UW System chancellors (Day 1 news summary)

June 5, 2008
Regents appoint three UW System chancellors

June 4, 2008
UW-River Falls chancellor search committee named

June 4, 2008
UW-Green Bay chancellor search committee named

June 3, 2008
Regents to set UW tuition on June 5

May 28, 2008
Martin recommended as next UW-Madison chancellor

May 22, 2008
Felner recommended as next UW-Parkside chancellor

May 20, 2008
UW System honors essays on liberal arts education

May 19, 2008
Anderes to lead UW System fiscal and administrative affairs

May 9, 2008
Telfer recommended as UW-Whitewater chancellor

May 7, 2008
UW-Madison chancellor finalists named

May 1, 2008
Reilly recommends interim UW-Green Bay chancellor
Green Bay native and alumnus brings decades of university experience

April 30, 2008
UW-Parkside chancellor finalists named

April 23, 2008
UW-Green Bay Chancellor to take post in Washington
Reilly praises Shepard’s accomplishments, moves to appoint search committee

April 21, 2008
UW-Whitewater chancellor finalists named

April 11, 2008
Wisconsin advances in Lumina Foundation’s “Making Opportunity Affordable” grant process

April Regents Meeting
Day 1 | Day 2 news summary
Video and audio webcast

April 11, 2007
UW System accountability report shows progress (Day 2 news summary)

April 10, 2007
Regents, students agree on need for financial aid (Day 1 news summary)

April 8, 2008
UW-River Falls Chancellor takes post in Oklahoma
Reilly praises Chancellor Don Betz, names interim leadership for campus

April 4, 2008
UW System accountability report shows progress: More students are completing degrees, and taking fewer credits to do so

March 31, 2008
Statement from UW System President Kevin P. Reilly on the passing of Regent Emeritus Milton McPike

March 7, 2008
Statement from UW System President Kevin P. Reilly regarding the Board of Regents’ March 6 discussion on tuition and financial aid

March Regents Meeting
News summary
Video and audio webcast

March 6, 2007
Regents devote one-day meeting to strategic issues (News summary)

March 3, 2008
UW undergraduate students to showcase research in Capitol Rotunda

February 29, 2008
UW System Regents to discuss strategic issues related to affordability and access

February 25, 2008
UW System seeks comment on conduct rules

February 15, 2008
Statement on the NIU Tragedy

February 11, 2008
UW-Parkside Chancellor Search Committee Named

February Regents Meeting
Day 1 | Day 2 news summary
Video and audio webcast

February 8, 2007
Regents urged to stay vigilant in a ‘financially unsure’ time (Day 2 news summary)

February 7, 2007
President Reilly unveils Growth Agenda Action Steps (Day 1 news summary)

February 7, 2008
UW System President presents “Growth Agenda Action Steps” to Regents
Strategic planning process produces broad framework and specific actions

February 6, 2008
2008 Alliant Energy/Erroll B. Davis Jr. Achievement Award Recipients Announced

January 17, 2008
UW-Parkside chancellor to step down in August: After 10 years of leadership, Keating will leave the campus on a solid foundation

January 14, 2008
UW-Madison Chancellor Search Committee Named

January 3, 2008
Statement from UW System President Kevin P. Reilly on the passing of Governor Lee S. Dreyfus