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Join Us: Zoom Details for May 2020 General Meeting with President Fenves and Interim President Designate Hartzell

May 19, 2020

Please join us virtually this week for our May Staff Council Meeting:  Thursday, May 21st, 2:00 - 3:30 pm. Please access the meeting via this Zoom link. Note that meeting attendance is restricted to those using the UT-licensed Zoom account, which requires a UT EID. For those with different Zoom accounts, please do not use your non-EID Zoom logins.

You're Invited: May 2020 General Meeting with Featured Guests President Gregory L. Fenves and Interim President Designate Jay Hartzell

May 12, 2020

Please join us virtually for our May Staff Council Meeting: Thursday, May 21st, 2:00 - 3:30 pm. Prior to the meeting we will write again with a Zoom link. Some of you may recall that we hit the participant-limit during our April meeting. For our May meeting we have obtained permission for vastly more participants, and additionally will be setting up an overflow room via Facebook Live.

Cast Your Vote!

May 6, 2020

Elections are now open for districts with multiple candidates on the ballot. You will be able to cast your vote for the candidate of your choice if you are part of a district that is having an election.



Voting will remain open through end-of-day Friday, May 8, 2020.



For voting-specific questions or issues, contact the Elections Chair.

Nominations Period Now Open: Become a Staff Council Representative

April 27, 2020

The nomination period is now open for this spring’s Staff Council elections. If your district has seats open and you or one of your colleagues is interested in becoming a representative, please submit a nomination today! The nomination form can be found here, and a full list of districts and representatives is here. Nominations will remain open through Friday,

April 2020 General Meeting: Recording and Resources Now Available

April 21, 2020

During Staff Council's General Meeting on Thursday, April 16, 2020, guest speaker Darrell Bazzell, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer provided an update on UT's response to the COVID-19 pandemic and answered questions posed by staff members.

The recording of the meeting is accessible via this page.

Resources shared via chat during the Zoom meeting are as follows.

You're Invited: April 2020 General Meeting with Featured Guest SVP/CFO Darrell Bazzell

April 10, 2020

Please join us virtually for our April Staff Council Meeting: Thursday, April 16th, 2:00 - 3:30 pm, via Zoom.

Staff Council Update

March 31, 2020

We in Staff Council wanted to check in with all of you, and we hope you continue to adjust to the new normal of our times. Our work in support of you and as the voice for UT staff continues, and I wanted to check in and give you a brief update.

Checking in on UT Staff

March 18, 2020

I hope you are all well and taking care of yourselves during these challenging and ever-changing days.  These are definitely unprecedented times.

March 2020 General Meeting Cancelled

March 11, 2020

Thank you to everyone who showed up for our Diversity & Inclusion Mixer today.  It was a great success, with engaging conversation and uplifting community.  The sharing and interaction at events like this is really one of the great things about working at UT.


An Eye on Staff-Centered Opportunities: January-February 2020

Jan. 23, 2020

I hope you are all off to a great spring semester, and I wanted to make sure you are aware of some great upcoming opportunities.