APAC PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FUNDING AVAILABLE
APAC is pleased to announce Professional Development Funding for FY 2014 to assist Academic Professionals at UIS with professional development.
Each AP employed at least 50% time may apply for up to $1200 for use toward any aspect of professional development during FY 2014 (July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2014). Examples include subscriptions to journals, conference and meeting registration, conference travel, workshops, and costs associated with a college course.
Applications are due at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 25, 2013. Late applications will not be accepted. Award announcements will be made no later than Friday, November 15, 2013.
Below are links to the full instructions and the application.
Emily Boles, computer assisted instruction specialist with the UIS Center for Online Learning, Research, and Service (COLRS) , was honored with the 10th annual CAPE Award on April 17, 2013.
The Chancellor’s Academic Professional Excellence (CAPE) Award honors all Academic Professionals at UIS by recognizing one outstanding AP each year.
Read more about the CAPE Award
DRAFT OF THE HUMAN CAPITAL STRATEGY RECOMMENDATIONS
Please note that this document:
- Is not complete; it will change as the project and advisory teams meet through November and December
- Represents our combined thoughts on the subjects presented at this point in time
- Is shared as a draft for discussion purposes
- Represents the transparency that we promised at the beginning of the project
Council of Academic Professionals (CAP) Document
The Council of Academic Professionals at Urbana-Champaign has shared the following statement with APAC pertaining to the University of Illinois’ Code of Conduct.
Please review the statement and share your thoughts with your district representative.
APAC Campus Wide Meeting
APAC held its annual Campus Wide Meeting on Tuesday, February 28, 2012, in Brookens Auditorium. Coffee and breakfast items were available at 8:30 AM in the Brookens Auditorium Lobby.
The meeting began at 9:00 AM.
Chancellor Susan Koch and Provost Lynn Pardie addressed the group, and APAC presented its annual review and committee reports.
Budget/Retirement Financial Workshop
APAC sponsored a workshop on budgetting and financial planning with guest speaker Jiffy Johnson on Thursday, Februrary 16, 2012, from 12:05 pm – 12:55 pm in the PAC Restaurant. During the workshop, a complimentary lunch was provided. The program was free and open to all staff.
RESOLUTION RECOGNIZES INTERIM CHANCELLOR
HARRY J. BERMAN
At our June 9, 2011 meeting, the Academic Professional Advisory Committee (APAC) unanimously passed and sent to Interim Chancellor Berman the following resolution:
June 9, 2011
WHEREAS, Harry J. Berman, during his tenures as UIS Provost and Interim Chancellor, has provided sustained and invaluable support to UIS Academic Professionals; and
WHEREAS, Harry J. Berman brought about a welcome and most needed salary equity plan; and
WHEREAS, Harry J. Berman implemented an annual APAC Professional Development Fund that provides opportunities for UIS APs to enlarge and enhance their academic and professional skills; and
WHEREAS, Harry J. Berman, by these examples and more, attended to the needs and concerns of UIS APs;
THEREFORE, be it resolved that Academic Professional Advisory Committee of the University of Illinois Springfield hereby recognizes and thanks Harry J. Berman for his contributions to UIS Academic Professionals that enhance the lives of APs and enrich the UIS culture.
Chancellor Richard Ringeisen and Provost Harry Berman presided at two open forums regarding UIS staff furlough days and Illinois budget.
The chancellor has setup a method for members of the community submit remarks or questions regarding the recent forums.