Tag: flexibility

Reminder on flexibility policy in wake of bridge closing

Chancellor Tom Harden and HR Director Sheryl Van Gruensven took the opportunity of Tuesday’s meeting of the campuswide Chancellor’s Leadership Council to remind supervisors they have the authority to grant alternative work schedules on a case-by-case basis. The issue is front and center, in at least a few cases, because the indefinite closing of the […]

UW System unveils first offerings in ‘UW Flexible Option’


The University of Wisconsin System announced Wednesday the first degree programs that will be offered under its innovative UW Flexible Option starting in Fall 2013. The System is expected to be the first public university system in the nation to offer this kind of competency-based, self-paced learning option. The UW Flexible Option is designed for […]

President Reilly talks budget during Friday stop in Green Bay

During a visit to UW-Green Bay on Friday, UW System President Kevin Reilly met with members of the media to talk about Gov. Walker’s proposed budget. Reilly told reporters he is concerned that other UW schools could be hurt if UW-Madison is split from the rest of the system. “How can we, at a time […]