Archived Statements and Presentations of Dean Emeritus Bruce Bare

2009

2008

2007

  • Dean Bare posts the College's strategic directions . December 21, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces equipment allocation decisions for FY 2008. December 19, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces the departure of UWBG Director David Mabberley. December 4, 2007
  • Bare announces space allocation decisions. November 16, 2007
  • Dean Bare's presentation at the Washington Forest Protection Association Annual Meeting. November 15, 2007
  • Seattle Times editorial congratulates the College on its 100th year anniversary. November 3, 2007
  • Dean Bare updates his views on the possible formation of a new College of the Environment . November 2, 2007
  • Dean Bare's presentation from the UW CFR Alumni Reception, SAF Annual Convention (large file - slow to open). October 24, 2007
  • Dean Bare's presentation at the SAF Annual Convention on Higher Education for Future Foresters. October 24, 2007
  • Dean Bare seeks requests from College faculty and staff for equipment purchases . September 28, 2007
  • Dean Bare's opening remarks at all-College retreat . September 25, 2007
  • Dean Bare discusses the status of an initiative which may lead to a new College at the University of Washington. September 21, 2007
  • Dean Bare distributes memo describing process used to distribute faculty merit salary funds. September 6, 2007
  • Dean Bare's presentation (English, Spanish) at University of Guadalajara in Autlan, Mexico during signing of new MOU. August 29, 2007
  • Two CFR faculty awarded endowed faculty positions. August 9, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces space decisions. August 3, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces release of the final report entitled, The Future of Washington's Forests and Forest Industries . August 1, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces two new faculty hires for the College. July 24, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces space decisions. June 15, 2007
  • Dean Bare clarifies the merit salary allocations for professional and classified staff employees. May 31, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces procedures for allocating the faculty merit pool. May 31, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces the availability of The Future of Washington Forests . May 16, 2007
  • Provost Wise memo to the CFR Community on the reappointment of Dean Bare. May 14, 2007
  • Dean Bare video of UW Daily interview about the Centennial Year of the College. May 11, 2007
  • New alcohol and drug policy announced for the College. May 7, 2007
  • Dean Bare asks all College faculty and staff to review UW Workplace Violence policies and procedures. April 25, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces that Bloedel 292 has been refurbished as a small meeting space and is open for business. April 25, 2007
  • Dean Bare's opening comments at the joint Earth Day - SCA event in the Washington Park Arboretum. April 21, 2007
  • Dean Bare asks supervisors of CFR professional staff to complete performance reviews by June 1, 2007. April 13, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces guidelines for the discretioary Long Fund. April 9, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces updates to the College's Faculty Effort Certification policy. April 9, 2007
  • Dean Bare seeks nominations for endowed faculty positions . April 3, 2007
  • Dean Bare describes the College's strategic vision and resource needs in a meeting with the Provost. March 21, 2007
  • Centennial Lecture of Dean Bare dealing with the future of natural resources in the PNW. Also available as streaming video. March 8, 2007
  • Dean Bare's presentation at the SW Washington Chapter of the Society of American Foresters. February 20, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces space decision. February 15, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces equipment allocations for 2006-07. February 2, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces the David R. M. Scott Professorship . February 2, 2007
  • Dean Bare's opening comments at the Centennial Legislative Reception . January 31, 2007
  • Faculty Chair Bradley announces an update of the College faculty portfolio. January 23, 2007
  • Dean Bare announces CFR Resources Committee space recommendations and his decisions. January 20, 2007
  • Dean Bare invites all College faculty and students to the January 31st College Centennial Legislative Reception . January 12, 2007
  • A report to the Provost dealing with the Organization of UW Schools and Colleges is available for review. January 4, 2007

2006

2005

  • Dean Bare appoints an Ad Hoc ESRM Undergraduate Recruitment Committee . December 20, 2005
  • Dean Bare accepts the CFR Directions Steering Committee report on three-year goals and objectives for the College. December 1, 2005
  • Dean Bare appoints four committees to search for new faculty at the assistant professor level in environmental/natural resource economics, natural resource restoration and management, quantitative landscape analysis, and bio-resource science. October 24, 2005 (Revised: October 31, 2005)
  • Dean Bare announces funding for the Denman Chair in Bioresource Science and Engineering. October 25, 2005
  • Dean Bare appoints a faculty search committee for a natural resource informatics assistant or associate professor. October 24, 2005
  • Dean Bare solicits equipment requests from faculty and staff of the College. October 12, 2005
  • Dean Bare poses challenge to members of the College to advance ways to exceed the 60% paper recycling goal at UW. October 7, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces space decisions . October 7, 2005
  • Dean Bare's presentation at the 20th Anniversary of the Stand Management Cooperative meeting. September 20, 2005
  • Dean Bare's powerpoint presentation from all-college strategic planning retreat. September 20, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces pending changes in CFR administrative procedures. September 14, 2005
  • New office hours for Dean's Office . September 1, 2005
  • Dean Bare informs College community of Public Records Act requirements. August 29, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces that CWWS will now be known as The Water Center . August 22, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces space decisions. August 5, 2005
  • Seattle Times endorses the UWBG and the UW Capital Campaign. August 2, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces new administrative arrangement for CQS. June 20, 2005
  • Dean Bare discusses on-going space issues. June 19, 2005
  • Provost Thorud approves four 'bridge' faculty positions for the College. June 16, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces the creation of the UW Botanic Gardens as a new unit of the College. June 10, 2005
  • Dean Bare updates the College on the ongoing process to bring in new faculty. June 6, 2005
  • Merit salary policy for faculty and professional staff clarified by Dean Bare. May 6, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces a new Campaign UW program for faculty, staff and retirees. May 4, 2005
  • Dean Bare's comments at the Washington State DNR press conference announcing SFI certification of the state's forest trust lands in western Washington. May 3, 2005
  • Strategic planning documents presented to the Provost by Dean Bare. May 1, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces procedures for faculty and professional staff merit salary increases. April 17, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces space allocation decisions. April 17, 2005
  • Dean Bare appoints an ad hoc committee to initiate a review of the College's direction and to identify specific goals we should strive to achieve over the next five years. March 14, 2005
  • Dean Bare appoints a faculty search committee for a remote sensing and biospatial analysis assistant or associate professor. March 4, 2005
  • Dean Bare's opening comments at the CFR Graduate Student Symposium. February 25, 2005
  • Dean Bare appoints Professor Gordon Bradley as Faculty Vice Chair. February 25, 2005
  • Dean Bare welcomes Dr. David Mabberley as the new director of CUH and the Washington Park Arboretum. February 17, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces Dr. Ivan Eastin as the new director of CINTRAFOR. February 17, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces space allocation decisions. February 7, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces changes in the leadership of the Center for Urban Horticulture and the Washington Park Arboretum. February 6, 2005
  • Professor David Briggs appointed to the Corkery Family Chair. February 3, 2005
  • Dean Bare appoints a faculty search committee for a landscape plant science and sustainable management assistant professor. February 2, 2005
  • Dean Bare sends President Emmert a one-page College vision statement. January 21, 2005
  • Dean Bare's comments at the dedication of Merrill Hall. January 19, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces that Arbor Day not to be held in 2005. January 12, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces equipment allocations for the 2004-05 academic year. January 10, 2005
  • Dean Bare announces that Pack Forest has been certified under the Sustainable Forestry Initiative Standard. January 5, 2005

2004

2003

  • Dean Bare describes his vision for the future of the College. December 26, 2003
  • Dean Bare announces his intention to create a Center for Sustainable Forestry at Pack Forest. December 23, 2003
  • Dean Bare proposes to pursue green certification for Pack Forest. December 23, 2003
  • Dean Bare announces appointment of Dr Rick Gustafson as new Faculty Chair. December 22, 2003
  • President Huntsman gives final approval to the College's RCEP proposal to transform the curriculum. December 19, 2003.
  • Dean Bare distributes College computing policy. December 16, 2003.
  • Strategic Plan for College Outreach Activities announced by Dean Bare. November 18, 2003
  • Dean Bare solicits equipment requests from faculty and staff of the College. November 16, 2003
  • Dean Bare's presentation to the College Visiting and Capital Campaign Committees. November 14, 2003
  • CFR-RCEP Review Committee Report supports the College's new Environmental Science and Resource Management curriculum proposal. October 29, 2003.
  • Dean Bare announces formation of a faculty search committee for the Director of the Advanced Technology Initiative/Precision Forestry Cooperative. October 20, 2003.
  • Dean Bare's powerpoint presentation on the vision of the College. Presented at the South Puget Sound Chapter, SAF. October 16, 2003.
  • Dean Bare announces formation of a faculty search committee for the Director of the Center for Urban Horticulture and the Washington Park Arboretum. October 2, 2003.
  • Copy of Dean Bare's remarks at the Merrill Hall ground breaking ceremony. October 1, 2003.
  • CFR Retreat Summary is available for review. September 27, 2003.
  • CFR-RCEP Review Committee appointed. September 14, 2003.
  • Dean Bare summarizes permanent state College budget reductions for FY 2003-2004. September 12, 2003.
  • Mr Brian Boyle hired on a part time basis to advise and assist the Dean with several initiatives within the College. September 7, 2003.
  • Dean Bare distributes RCEP data for faculty review and discussion. September 1, 2003.
  • Dean Bare announces revisions to September 2003 meetings to discuss organizational change and related management issues. August 31, 2003.
  • Dean Bare announces September 2003 meetings to discuss organizational change and related management issues. August 6, 2003.
  • Dean Bare announces procedure for processing faculty and professional staff merit salary increases. June 17, 2003.
  • Dean Bare's introductory comments to the Second International Precision Forestry Symposium. June 15, 2003
  • Dean Bare announces new Peace Corps Masters International program. June 12, 2003.
  • Dean Bare announces new Interim College Lands Manager appointment. June 9, 2003.
  • Provost approves College request to initiate search for senior tenured professor and director of the Precision Forestry Cooperative. June 7, 2003.
  • Dean Bare announces decisions and background related to Pack Forest. June 5, 2003.
  • Dean Bare implements permanent state budget reduction strategy for the coming FY. May 21, 2003.
  • Dean Bare announces a new structure for College Outreach. May 14, 2003.
  • Dean Bare announces final version of academic policy guidelines for the College. May 5, 2003.
  • A/B Faculty Salary Policy implemented for CFR. April 16, 2003.
  • Dean Bare proposes an FY04 budget reduction plan for the College. April 8, 2003.
  • Dean Bare appoints College Graduate Curriculum Committee. April 5, 2003.
  • Dean Bare appoints an Ad Hoc ESRM Core Course Curriculum Group. April 4, 2003.
  • Dean Bare announces two appointments in College Development Office. April 4, 2003.
  • Dean Bare receives authority to formally review the College's undergraduate and graduate curricula. April 3, 2003.
  • Dean Bare's Powerpoint presentation at the Northwest Scientific Association meeting at ONRC. March 27, 2003.
  • College Ad Hoc Curriculum Group releases final report on undergraduate curriculum transformation. March 19, 2003.
  • The Seattle Post-Intelligencer publishes a story about the College. March 15, 2003
  • Dean Bare's Powerpoint introductory remarks on urban forestry presented at the Urban Forestry Symposium. March 13, 2003.
  • Powerpoint description of the proposed Northwest Environmental Forum. March 11, 2003.
  • Dean Bare proposes an A/B CFR faculty retention salary model for review. March 10, 2003.
  • Dean Bare releases his budget allocation principles and requests feedback. March 10, 2003.
  • Dean Bare asks the Elected Faculty Council for input on a merit-based salary increase for faculty during the next FY. March 7, 2003.
  • Dean Bare's powerpoint presentation on the vision of the College. Presented at the SW Washington Chapter, SAF. February 13, 2003.
  • Salary policy for professional staff salary increases announced. February 11, 2003.
  • Dean Bare releases DRAFT statement on academic policy issues for discussion. February 9, 2003.
  • Topics discussed at the All-College Meeting. January 29, 2003.
  • All-College Meeting planned for January 28, 2003. January 17, 2003.
  • Dean Bare asks all College staff to participate in on-going budget reduction strategy discussions with the Ad Hoc Staff Budget Advisory Group. January 14, 2003.

2002

  • College response to last week's Seattle Times story. December 29, 2002.
  • The Seattle Times publishes a story about the College. December 22, 2002
  • Dean Bare comments on the recent faculty curriculum vote . December 21, 2002.
  • All CFR students are invited to provide input into College budget discussions in early January. November 27, 2002.
  • Dean Bare appoints a CFR Staff Budget Advisory Group. November 22, 2002.
  • Dean Bare asks Staff Budget Advisory Group and Elected Faculty Council for advise on budget strategy and priorities. November 22, 2002.
  • Dean Bare asks CFR Unit leaders for advice on how to increase efficicencies while maintaining essential core services. November 22, 2002.
  • Powerpoint of Dean Bare's Denman Forestry Issues Series presentation on Seeking Sustainability. November 18, 2002.
  • Dean Bare's notes delivered at the All College Meeting. November 7, 2002.
  • New Ad Hoc Working Group established to develop College graduate and undergraduate curriculum structure. November 1, 2002.
  • Dean Bare's memo to the College community on the future of the College. October 31, 2002.
  • Dean Bare's notes from the All-College Faculty Meeting. October 15, 2002.
  • State Lands Commissioner Sutherland and Dean Bare propose that the WDNR embrace sustainable forestry for Washington State's forest trust lands. This editorial also printed in the Everett Herald on October 13, 2002.
  • Dean Bare updates the College on the current state of its strategic thinking . October 2, 2002.
  • Powerpoint presentation of Dean Bare's comments at the National Chung Hsing University. October 24, 2002.
  • Dean Bare posts a profile comparison of various UWS colleges and schools. October 15, 2002.
  • A summary of the Spring 2002 faculty portfolio analysis is now available. October 2, 2002.
  • Powerpoint presentation of Dean Bare's comments at the start of the all-college planning workshop. September 27, 2002.
  • Powerpoint presentation of Dean Bare's comments at the First Annual Forks Forestry Tour. September 20, 2002.
  • Tom Mentele joins the College as Director of Development. September 19, 2002.
  • Acting College Lands Manager appointed by Dean Bare. September 12, 2002.
  • Dean Bare announces merger and name change for the Center for Water and Watershed Studies. September 8, 2002
  • Professor Steve West joins the Dean's Office as an Associate Dean. September 1, 2002.
  • Steve Hettinga joins the College as Assistant Director of Development. August 22, 2002
  • Dean Bare comments on the organizational health of the College. August 9, 2002.
  • Final budget for the coming academic year is now available. June 12, 2002.
  • CFR faculty adopt framework for a new undergraduate curriculum. June 10, 2002.
  • Dean Bare announces current budget reduction plans for the College. June 3, 2002.
  • Memo from Dean Bare regarding proposals to modify the College's undergraduate curricula . June 3, 2002.
  • Dean Bare's memo to the faculty on progress towards transforming the undergraduate curricula of the College. May 9, 2002.
  • A statement on the Scientific Basis of Sustainability is distributed by Dean Bare. May 7, 2002.
  • Dean Bare announces the College's development program and campaign goals . March 27, 2002.
  • Dean Bare updates the College on the current state of its strategic thinking . March 23, 2002.
  • Dean Bare announces the Spring Quarter College faculty meeting schedule. March 23, 2002. Updated: April 16, 2002
  • Powerpoint presentation of Dean Bare's comments to the Portland Chapter, SAF, Portland, OR on March 18, 2002.
  • Dean Bare describes the next steps involving the on-going undergraduate curriculum transformation vis a vis the RCEP process. March 15, 2002
  • Dean Bare's instructions to center directors with permanent state budgets . March 4, 2002.
  • Dean Bare's comments on the pending budget cut. February 28, 2002.
  • Dean Bare charges CFR Ad Hoc Large Class Committee with new assignment. February 19, 2002.
  • Dean Bare announces changes to College Institutional Consulting Budget. February 18, 2002.
  • UW Regents confirm B. Bruce Bare as the College's new dean. February 15, 2002.
  • Dean Bare proposes to construct the Northwest Environmental Forum. February 9, 2002.
  • President McCormick selects B. Bruce Bare as Dean of the College of Forest Resources. January 24, 2002.
  • Comments from Acting Dean Bare concerning the rebuilding of Merrill Hall. January 19, 2002.
  • Acting Dean Bare appoints an Ad Hoc Undergraduate Curriculum Implementation Team. January 18, 2002.
  • Comments made by Acting Dean Bare at the All College Faculty Meeting. January 8, 2002.

2001

  • A New Initiatives Team appointed by Acting Dean Bare to increase research funding base for the College. December 16, 2001.
  • Strategic thinking activities for College as proposed by the Acting Dean. December 9, 2001.
  • Acting Deans's proposal related to College Staff Issues. December 8, 2001.
  • College policy regarding the use of salary release funds accruing as a result of faculty sabbaticals. December 8, 2001.
  • Acting Dean establishes an Undergraduate Curriculum Transformation Committee to develop a new curriculum. November 30, 2001.
  • Dean's proposal regarding CFR academic issues proposed to the faculty. November 27, 2001.
  • Acting Dean's proposal to establish an Undergraduate Curriculum Transformation Committee. November 14, 2001.
  • Background information concerning the Criteria and Indicators used to measure Sustainable Forestry are available at this link. November 10, 2001.
  • Outline of comments made by Acting Dean Bare at the All College Faculty Meeting. November 7, 2001
  • Vision for the Center for Urban Horticulture and Merrill Hall. November 4, 2001. Revised: January 19, 2002
  • Powerpoint presentation of Acting Dean Bare's comments to the UW advisors luncheon on November 1, 2001.
  • Powerpoint presentation of Acting Dean Bare's comments to the South Puget Sound Chapter, SAF, Seattle, WA on October 29, 2001.
  • Powerpoint presentation of Acting Dean Bare's comments delivered to a joint SAF/NOTAC meeting in Forks, WA on October 24, 2001.
  • Acting Dean Bare's proposal to transform undergraduate programs in the College. October 20, 2001
  • Draft development plans for the College. October 11, 2001.
  • Outline of comments delivered to the CFR All-College Meeting. October 3, 2001.
  • Powerpoint presentation of Acting Dean Bare's strategic vision for the College. September 27, 2001.
  • College committee asked to design a new undergraduate major in Forest Environmental Science and Conservation. September 1, 2001
  • President McCormick's Review Committee enlarged. September 1, 2001.
  • Organizational Review Team recommendations memo addressed to all CFR staff and faculty. August 31, 2001.
  • Memo to the CUH community following their August 3, 2001 retreat. August 10, 2001
  • President McCormick appoints CFR Review Committee. August 7, 2001
  • Statement describing plans to address strategic thinking and organizational culture within the College. August 7, 2001
  • White paper describing the vision of the College. July 10, 2001
  • Letter to the College alumni concerning the change in deanship. June 25, 2001
  • Acting Dean Bare's introductory comments to the First International Precision Forestry Symposium. June 17, 2001