Unclassified Staff Advisory Council
Minutes
Thursday, October 11, 2012
9–10:30 a.m.
157 Student Union

  1. Call meeting to order

  2. Approval of minutes from September 13, 2012

  3. USAC Issues
    1. By-laws and charter:  Proposed amendments/revisions to by-laws
    2. Community Service: Update on Raidersgiving and other projects
    3. Compensation, Benefits, & Equity:  Performance Reviews
    4. Communications & Marketing:  Discussion of logo and communication efforts
    5. Nominations & Fundraising:
    6. Staff Development Day:  Discussion of survey results
  4. University committee updates
    1. Athletic Council
    2. Dining Services
    3. Parking Services
    4. Semester Conversion
    5. Sustainability
    6. University Diversity Advocacy Council
    7. University Staff Council
    8. Wellness & Recreation
    9. WSU Bookstore Committee
    10. Staff Council Human Resources Committee
    11. OSCHE
    12. Lake Campus
  5. Questions or issues from other unclassified staff in attendance

  6. Schedule reminders
    1. Lake Staff Advisory Council (LSAC)—Wednesday, October 17, 2-3:30 p.m., Room 177
    2. Health and Benefits Fair—Wednesday, October 24, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Apollo Room
    3. USAC Officers Meeting—Thursday, November 1, 9-10 a.m., Café Wright (Library)
    4. USAC Meeting—Thursday, November 8, 9-10:30 a.m., Rathskellar (008 Student Union)
      1. Guest Speakers:  Sol Solomon and Nadine Brown, Raider Connect with Field Trip
    5. Staff Council—Wednesday, November 14, 2-4 p.m., 267 University Hall
  7. Adjourn meeting

USAC:  The purpose of the Unclassified Staff Advisory Council(USAC) is to represent its members to the university by: promoting their general welfare; advocating for unclassified staff through active participation in university governance structure; reviewing, initiating and making recommendation on relevant university policies and procedures; encouraging and facilitating communication among members; and encouraging professional development opportunities. One of the prime responsibilities of this council is to serve the educational community by creating and maintaining an environment conducive to the teaching, learning, research, and service functions of higher education. The recommendations of the council are submitted to the University President.