Wednesday, August 9, 2023

8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
SUB Room 235
Printable Minutes


Waded Cruzado, Dean Adams, Sreekala Bajwa, Camie Bechtold, Matt Caires, Leon Costello, Chris Dobbs, Ariel Donohue, Tracy Ellig, Stephanie Erdmann, Chris Fastnow, Beverly Garrison, Stephanie Gray, Jeannette Grey Gilbert, Brett Gunnink, Alison Harmon, Stefani Hicswa, John How, Yves Idzerda, Greg Kegel, Ryan Knutson, Chere LeClair, Ilse-Mari Lee, Terry Leist, Mary Jane McGarity, Dan Miller, Bob Mokwa, Jennifer Thomson, Doralyn Rossmann, Tricia Seifert, Steve Swinford, Kim Obbink, Craig Ogilvie, Kellie Peterson, Sarah Shannon, Cody Stone, Amber Vestal, Kristof Zaba, Jacob Zink


  1. Call to Order
    President Cruzado called the meeting to order 8:30am. 

  2. Approval of Minutes for May 3, 2023

    Dean Brett Gunnink moved to approve minutes; seconded by Dean Sarah Shannon and minutes were approved unanimously.

  3. University Wide Information/Annoucements

    President Cruzado and Provost Mokwa shared upcoming searches across campus.

  4. Public Comment

    There were no public comment offered. 

  5. New Items
    1. Sports Facilities policy revision
      Chris Hayden, Director, Sports Facilities 

      Chris Hayden shared important updates to policy, mostly pertaining to logistics and procedures.

    2. Lost and Found policy
      Camie Bechtold, Chief Compliance Officer

      This is a new policy to consolidate lost and found to be under the jurisdiction of the University Police department.

  6. Informational Items 
    1. Procurement, weapons & Title IX policy updates
      Camie Bechtold, Chief Compliance Officer

      Camie shared minor updates and clarified context based on a recent State Procurement Bureau update.

    2. Veteran Services update
      Todd Bucher, Director, Veterans Services 

      Todd discussed overview of team and updates to Veteran Services 
    3. Long Range Building Program (LRBP) Process
      Sarah Knoebl, Campus Planner, Planning, Design & Construction 

      Sarah highlighted the important LRBP process coming up. 

  7. Updates

    Campus leaders provided updates on respective departments and events. 

NOTE:  The next University Council meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, September 6, 2023, from 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM in SUB, Room 235.