President Marc Johnson, Executive Vice President and Provost Kevin Carman and Faculty Senate Chair Fred Sanders host periodic Campus Conversations, keeping faculty, staff and students informed of current events affecting the University of Nevada, Reno.
The Fall 2016 Campus Conversations event dates and location will be announced sometime before the start of the fall semester.
You are welcome to submit discussion topic/question/feedback by sending an email with your suggestion to email@example.com. All author identification will remain confidential unless you notify otherwise in your correspondence.
Previous Campus Conversations notes are available by clicking on any of the dates below:
November 30, 2015 - Junior Faculty Retention and Mentoring
October 21, 2015 - Growth
September 21, 2015 - Online Education
April 29, 2015 - Interdisciplinary Education / The Commission Report
March 9, 2015 - Growth, Interdisciplinary Education / Capacity
February 10, 2015 - RU/VH, Reducing Campus Bureaucracy
November 13, 2014 - Communication, Budget, Capacity Study, Knowledge Fund
October 8, 2014 - Increased Enrollment, Growth Management, Master Plan and Gateway
August 27, 2014 - Summer Semester, Matching WCSD Schedule, Gateway, Facilities
February 26, 2014 - Tobacco Free Timeline, Role Statement, Research, Merit Resolution/UNSOM
November 18, 2013 - Tobacco Free Initiative, Alcohol on Campus, UNSOM Separation
October 15, 2013 - Accreditation, Retirement Plan, Red Tape, Interdisciplinary Program Advantages, Merit, PEBP Health Insurance, Government Shutdown, Child/Family Resource Center
September 10, 2013 - Funding Formula, UNSOM, Academic Affairs Council, Red Tape, Research, Budget, 15 to Finish, Interdisciplinary Programs, Marketing, Enrollment, Student/Faculty Ratio, Provost Carman Listening Tour, International Students, Web Page Issues/Design
April 16, 2013 - Gun Bills, AFPPP Brown Bag, UNR Accreditation Faculty Forum, NFA Luncheon, General Education Task Force Vote - Silver Plan, Legislative Budget News - Furloughs Reduction/Cut, Student Regent Bill, New Faculty Positions, Building/Facility Updates
March 27, 2013 - Mining and Metallurgical Engineering Program, Campus Gun Carry, Katz Report/E-Learning, General Education Task Force, VPRI Search Committee, NWCCU UNR Accreditation - Faculty Forum, RFP for New Faculty Positions
February 12, 2013 - Governor's Proposed Budget Package, Knowledge Fund, Boot Camps, Online Learning/The Katz Report, Graduate Programs - VPRI and Graduate Dean positions,The Commission Report Grant Funding, The Legislature, UNSOM, Student Growth Projections, Capital Campaign: Long Term Vision
January 22, 2013 - Big Dollar Coaches - Effect on Overall Budget, Governor and Chancellor's Budget Differences, The Funding Formula, Tuition Increases, Online Education Efforts, Concealed Weapons on Campus, Incentives for Increased Night and Weekend Classes, The Legislature/President Johnson, Budget for Higher Education
December 5, 2012 - The Commission Report: Faculty Forum, Electrical Disruptions, Board of Regents/Salary Discussions, VPRI and Dean of Graduate School: Separate Positions, Program Review, Organizational Identity, Higher Teaching Loads/Retention
October 30, 2012 - Pay Restoration and Furlough Rescision, Merit, NSHE Budget Priorities, The Funding Formula, External Relations Position, Integrated Marketing, Data Storage/Access Needs, Chair Stipends, Assessment Model, Capital Campaign