Messages and Presentations

Messages from the Chancellor


September 18, 2017
Update on 2017-18 Operating Budget

As we prepare for the fall quarter and the academic year before us, I wanted to provide you with a brief update about changes to our budget going into the 2017-18 fiscal year. READ MORE

September 5, 2017
UW Tacoma stands with our DACA Dreamers

By now you likely will have heard that the federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program will end in six months unless there is legislative action to protect it. UW President Ana Mari Cauce has sent an important message to the UW community that I urge you to read. READ MORE

June 30, 2017
Update on interim leadership for Academic Affairs

I am pleased to announce interim leadership plans for Academic Affairs. After consulting with a variety of stakeholders, it became evident that the most important quality I should seek when looking at interim leadership in academic affairs was someone who knows our campus and community well and who would have the ability to keep the wide variety of initiatives currently underway moving forward. READ MORE

June 26, 2017
Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration update

I am excited to announce that Dr. Tye Minckler will be our next Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration. READ MORE

June 26, 2017
Strategic Planning update

Dr. Bonnie Becker has been appointed to the new role of Assistant Chancellor for Strategic Planning and Assessment, effective August 1, 2017. This position replaces the role currently being carried out by Dr. Kathleen Farrell and Dr. Marcie Lazzari in their service as co-facilitators of the Strategic Planning Coordinating Committee (SPCC). READ MORE