Daily Archives: May 15, 2019

05/15/2019 - It’s official: New UW-Green Bay Mission

The year-long UW-Green Bay remissioning process concluded Tuesday, May 15, 2019 with approval from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) — the last step needed to make the the 178-word statement official. In the past year, UW-Green Bay sought a substantive change to the select mission in order to adopt a mission that matches established programs […]

Posted Wed, May. 15, 2019 at 10:35am in News by Kimberly Vlies

05/15/2019 - Around Labor Day Weekend? Please help with Campus Move-in

Will you and your family members be around Labor Day Weekend? Could you spare a few hours? Residence Life could sure use your help welcoming our freshmen class to UW-Green Bay. First-year students will move in to their assigned housing on Sunday, Sept. 1, from 8 a.m. – Noon. Traditionally, faculty, staff, and now student […]

Posted Wed, May. 15, 2019 at 10:32am in News by Sue Bodilly

05/15/2019 - More on Coastal Wetlands grant

Announced last week, the Interior Secretary awarded grants supporting coastal wetlands and UW-Green Bay was one of the recipients. See Eco Magazine.

Posted Wed, May. 15, 2019 at 10:05am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

05/15/2019 - Prof. Coury comments on controversial yearbook quote

An annual tradition, a departing high school student leaves a quote in his high school yearbook. This time the quote, attributed to Adolf Hitler, has sparked controversy. UW-Green Bay Prof. David Coury (Humanities, German) says “intent manners.” Read the story from the Press-Gazette.

Posted Wed, May. 15, 2019 at 9:56am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

05/15/2019 - 2019 Student Nominated Teaching Award winners

The Student Nominated Teacher Award is an effort of the Instructional Development Council and Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning that recognizes excellent teaching from a student perspective. This year, the committee changed the administration of the award to reflect the breadth and diversity of outstanding teaching that is taking place on this […]

Posted Wed, May. 15, 2019 at 9:48am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

05/15/2019 - UW-Green Bay offices have option to close July 5, 2019

Because the Independence Day legal holiday falls on Thursday, July 4, 2019, some UW-Green Bay offices may be closed on Friday, July 5, as well. Offices that close are asked to post notice on the departmental website and display a notice of office closure a week in advance including notice of when normal business hours […]

Posted Wed, May. 15, 2019 at 9:47am in News by Kimberly Vlies

05/15/2019 - Guidelines for branch-campus performance-based funding sent this week

A memorandum from Chancellor Gary L. Miller was sent this week to branch campus employees regarding performance-based funding. Employees at the Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan Campuses should also have received a document, “Branch Campus Performance-Based Funding Guidelines.” The memorandum states, “In recognition of the impactful work done by branch campus employees, central UW-Green Bay dollars […]

Posted Wed, May. 15, 2019 at 9:46am in News by Sue Bodilly

05/15/2019 - Heirloom Plant Sale generated record sales

Congratulations to Vicki Medland, organizer of the annual Heirloom Plant and Vegetable Sale on a record-breaking year! The sale raised a record $12,636 on Saturday, May 11, 2019 and will fund student science research opportunities. “We are so thrilled! We had so much help from everyone including two excellent interns, Libby Schmit and Emma Gilbertson, […]

Posted Wed, May. 15, 2019 at 9:46am in News by Sue Bodilly