Advice for Chancellor Blank from a UW Employee

April 3, 2013 | Blog

This afternoon I received the following email from a UW employee who, unlike myself, does not enjoy tenure and thus…

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Cautions for Chancellor Blank

March 23, 2013 | Blog

It seems UW-Madison’s system of shared governance may be a new act for Chancellor Rebecca Blank to learn.  An interview…

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On Process

March 20, 2013 | Blog

Paul Fanlund’s column today on the process through which Rebecca Blank was selected as chancellor raises some very important questions….

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What’s the Story? All Women Out of the Eau-Claire Search

March 15, 2013 | Blog

This is an important week for UW System and not only because of the UW-Madison chancellor search but also because…

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On What Matters: Blank vs. Schill

March 14, 2013 | Blog

My email inbox has been filled today with notes from upset colleagues who seem to feel I’ve misjudged Rebecca Blank’s…

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In Support of Michael Schill, Candidate for Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Madison

March 7, 2013 | Blog

I am not a nervous person, but I was sweating a bit as I waited more than an hour in…

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Nick Jones: Candidate for UW-Madison Chancellor

February 26, 2013 | Blog

This post is the second in a series of four. It’s hard to say much about Nick Jones, candidate for…

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Kim Wilcox: Candidate for UW-Madison Chancellor

February 26, 2013 | Blog

PREFACE:There are four candidates for UW-Madison Chancellor. This week I will profile each of them, contributing information gleaned from “off…

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Due Diligence: When it Comes to Madison’s Next Chancellor Now Is the Time

February 24, 2013 | Blog

There’s hardly ever been a more difficult and auspicious time to lead a public flagship university. Yet at the same…

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Questions for the UW-Madison Chancellor Search

January 12, 2013 | Blog

The search for another chancellor of UW-Madison is well underway. According to news reports, the search committee is vetting 60…

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