WHEREAS, Regent Carr always represented students to the University Administration in a professional and relentless manner; and
WHEREAS, Regent Carr has worked extensively with the Graduate Student Association on better representation of graduate students and addressing many of their complex issues; and
WHEREAS, Regent Carr has worked to ensure that the rights of students are represented through his work on a student bereavement policy, which will aid students during times of crisis, a Student Workers Rights and Responsibilities Policy, and a Student Code of Conduct revision; and
WHEREAS, Regent Carr has sought to look ahead to the potential challenges and opportunities with a University of 30,000 students, working with the Chancellor’s Commission on Environmental Sustainability, Regent Carr is leading an effort to develop a master plan for sustainability; and
WHEREAS, Regent Carr has worked with Student Legal Services to project the future of the program and determine capacity, detect inefficiencies, and improve the program; and
WHEREAS, Regent Carr has worked tirelessly to create positive relationships and collaborate with departments on the UNL campus;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the University of Nebraska Board of Regents expresses sincere appreciation for Regent Lane Carr’s dedicated service and effective leadership as a member of the board, and wishes him well in all his future endeavors.
Pictured: President Milliken, Chancellor Perlman, Regent Carr, Regent Hassebrook