Staff Senate Update

Dawn Kaiser, Manager of Inventory and Receiving

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The UCO Staff Senate met Tuesday, March 3. Laura Butler, director of Public Affairs/Leadership Central, and Dr. Bucky Dodd, chief learning innovations officer, were guest speakers. Ms. Butler provided information regarding UCO’s economic impact as well as a brief legislative update, specifically bills that would impact UCO. For more information concerning both topics, please visit the Public Affairs webpage. Dr. Dodd gave the Senate an update on the Connected Campus project.   

SSP 2019/2020-001:  Staff Cost of Living Adjustment was presented to the Senate for debate.  The proposal was voted on and passed unanimously.  SSP 2019/2020-002: Chosen Name Policy was presented to the Senate. This proposal will be debated and voted on at the April Staff Senate general meeting. You can view these proposals in their entirety on the Staff Senate blog.  If you have questions or concerns regarding these proposals, please be sure to contact a senator from your division.

The Staff Senate will meet again Tuesday, April 7, at 2 p.m. via webinar. Visit the Staff Senate webpage on the date of the meeting for a link to the meeting. Please ensure you stay up to date on your current senators. Contact any senator from your division with topics or concerns that may impact UCO employees so that the Senate can best represent and assist you.

For more detailed information regarding this meeting, or to learn who your Staff Senate representatives are, please visit the UCO Staff Senate website.