Senate Confirms UW-L Student  Appointment to Board of Regents


LA CROSSE – After the Senate confirmed the appointment of Olivia Woodmansee to serve as a student representative on the University System Board of Regents, Senator Jennifer Shilling (D-La Crosse) released the following statement:

“As a member of the UW-L Student Senate, Olivia will be a terrific addition to the Board of Regents. The La Crosse campus is fortunate to have a strong local voice advocating our community and the issues that matter most to students.”

Woodmansee was appointed by Governor Tony Evers to serve a two-year term on the Board of Regents that expires May 1, 2021. The Board of Regents establishes policies and rules for governing the System, planning to meet future state needs for collegiate education, setting admission standards and policies, reviewing and approving university budgets.