Hiring, travel freeze lifted; allocations plan to be posted

In case you missed it, the university#s freeze on hiring has been lifted. The freeze, which took effect in February, has been phased out in lieu of the university#s new 2002-03 budget. The freeze was designed to save money and increase flexibility until the budget was set. Budget units across the university have now submitted […]

Strategic Plan team to ensure implementation

Provost Robert Bates recently took steps to ensure that the university’s Strategic Plan is promptly implemented and consistently pursued and developed — not collecting dust on shelves around campus. Bates did this by naming the Implementation Council and four implementation teams. In a memo to administrators, the provost noted, “The completion of a written strategic […]