1. UW System’s David Olien receives national award for dedication to advancing the needs of colleges and universities

    MADISON — David W. Olien, senior vice president for administration with the University of Wisconsin System, was today named the 2001 recipient of the national Marvin D. “Swede” Johnson Achievement Award. The award, created in 1995, was presented in San Diego by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), the American Association of State Colleges

  2. Wisconsin Economic Summit II features keynote speaker Daniel Burrus; registration still available

    MADISON — It’s not too late to register on-line for Wisconsin Economic Summit II, to be held Nov. 26-27 at the Midwest Express Center in Milwaukee. The process is simple — go to wisconsin.edu/summit and click on “registration,” or call 1-800-222-3623 toll-free. According to Laurie Dies, summit coordinator with the University of Wisconsin System, more

  3. Wisconsin Economic Summit II participants include Governor, Lt. Governor, members of Congress, state legislators

    MADISON — Among the participants at Wisconsin Economic Summit II on Nov. 26-27 at the Midwest Express Center in Milwaukee will be a number of senior elected officials. Governor Scott McCallum will address the summit on Monday evening following a 5:30 reception. In his remarks, he is expected to touch on some key aspects of

  4. UW System Board of Regents sets executive salaries for 2001-02

    MADISON — The Executive Committee of the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents, meeting via teleconference, today approved annual salary levels for the chancellors, vice chancellors and senior officers of the UW System. Pay plan increases are retroactive to July 1, 2001 under a plan approved in October by the legislature’s Joint Committee on

  5. Wisconsin Bankers Association members support upcoming Wisconsin Economic Summit II

    MADISON — Twenty-nine members of the Wisconsin Bankers Association have committed a total of $51,500 to help underwrite the cost of Wisconsin Economic Summit II, to be held Nov. 26-27 at the Midwest Express Center in Milwaukee. The summit is sponsored by the University of Wisconsin System and the Board of Regents, in cooperation with

  6. UW System Board of Regents to meet Nov. 8-9 in Madison

    MADISON — The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents will hold its regular monthly meeting Nov. 8-9 in Van Hise Hall on the UW-Madison campus. A complete agenda for the meeting is available on-line at wisconsin.edu by clicking on the “Board of Regents” link. On Thursday, the meeting will open with three presentations at