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White Paper on RUSD STEM High School

August 7, 2018

Dear Senate Colleagues:

I am pleased to circulate the administration's "Summary White Paper on RUSD STEM High School on the campus of the University of California, Riverside," recieved from PEVC Larive on July 23, 2018. Much thanks to the Committee on Faculty Welfare and various faculty colleagues for initiating this vital and important discussion on a significant prospective project.

Summary White Paper on RUSD STEM High School


Committee on Research Survey Report

June 27, 2018

Dear Senate Colleagues:

We are indebted to the Committee on Research and Chair Amit Roy-Chowdhury for successfully conducting the Research Support Survey.

We have posted the Survey Report on the Senate's homepage here: (Report), please take a look when you have a moment as it offers campus-wide insight.

I hope you're all having some fun in the early summer.


Information on Chancellor 5 Year Review

April 10, 2018

Dear Colleagues,

I am writing to invite all Academic Senate members to participate in the five-year campus stewardship review of Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox.

A letter from UC President Janet Napolitano, the review criteria, and a report from Chancellor Wilcox (describing his major accomplishments, the state of the campus, and his aspirations for the campus) are linked below. You may submit your feedback through May 10, 2018, via the confidential UC (systemwide) Academic Senate email address:


Alternatively, you may send your input via hardcopy by mailing to:

Systemwide Academic Senate
ATTN: Hilary Baxter, Executive Director
University of California
1111 Franklin St., 12th Floor
Oakland, CA 94607-5200

The feedback process has been designed to assure confidentiality. To this end, the Systemwide Academic Senate Executive Director (Hilary Baxter) will redact identifying information contained in your e-mail (e-mail header and signature block) or letter (letter head, address and signature block)

Dylan Rodriguez
Academic Senate, Riverside Division

Letter from UC President Janet Napolitano
Criteria to Guide Chancellor Review Committees
Report from UCR Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox

Riverside Division Meetings

The following meetings will be held at 1:10pm in Genomics Auditorium, Room 1102A:
  • Tuesday, December 4, 2018
  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019
  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019

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