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UW Trustees to Receive Budget Reduction Plan in November

UW Trustees to Receive Budget Reduction Plan in November

3 million biennial budget reduction plan for the Board of Trustees to consider at its November meeting, following action by the board today (Thursday).In accordance with UW Regulation 2-12, the trustees directed UW President Ed Seidel to develop a budget reduction plan to present to the board in 45 days.The Budget Reduction Working Group (BRWG) has created multiple subgroups to contribute to the planning and execution of a budget reduction.Seidel then will develop a budget reduction plan and present it to the board in early November, with the expectation that the board will act on the plan at its Nov.

“Regulation 2-12 calls for the budget reduction plan to be prepared in consultation with the Faculty Senate, the Staff Senate and the Associated Students of UW, and we are committed to that involvement,” Seidel says.Other members are College of Business Dean David Sprott; College of Engineering and Applied Science Interim Dean Cameron Wright; College of Health Sciences Dean David Jones; College of Law Dean Klint Alexander; Department of Music Head Scott Turpen; Vice President for Research and Economic Development Ed Synakowski; Vice President for Student Affairs Kim Chestnut; Director of Athletics Tom Burman; Faculty Senate Chair Rudi Michalak; Associated Students of UW President Riley Talamantes; and Staff Senate Chair James Wheeler.

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