Student Activism Continues at UW-Madison

April 29, 2013 | Blog

UW-Madison has a rich history of activism among its students, and that history evolves today as students stand in solidarity…

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Those Selfish PhD Candidates

April 3, 2013 | Blog

One of the most stunning moments in the recent Ed Talks Wisconsin came towards the end of a Friday night…

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HR Design in the News

November 7, 2012 | Blog

This ran in today’s Capital Times.  Stay tuned… more to come. 

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THIS is What Shared Governance Looks Like!

November 6, 2012 | Blog

All over America, faculty, staff, and students are losing their collective voice as a tidal wave of “reform” washes over…

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Petitioners Receive Response from HR

November 2, 2012 | Blog

At 3:51 pm, I received the following letter from UW-Madison Human Resources Director Bob Lavigna in response to the Change.Org…

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Five Ways to Enhance the Effectiveness of HR Design

October 9, 2012 | Blog

This fall marks my ninth academic year at UW–Madison. During my time here I’ve experienced our human resources system in…

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Derek Bok & the Path to Changing Faculty Teaching Practices

April 15, 2012 | Blog

Last night Liam and I attended a talk by Derek Bok, Harvard’s president emeritus, hosted by the Spencer Foundation at…

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