Daily Archives: July 30, 2019

07/30/2019 - Yum Brands’ new Taco Bell CEO is former Adidas executive Mark King

Yum Brands on Thursday named UW-Green Bay alumnus, Mark King (Business Administration) ’81, former Adidas president, as the new CEO of its Taco Bell division. See more via Yum Brands’ new Taco Bell CEO is former Adidas executive Mark King, CNBC.

Posted Tue, Jul. 30, 2019 at 1:42pm in News by Sue Bodilly

07/30/2019 - It’s another Top 25 academic honor for women’s basketball

Following another successful campaign in the UW-Green Bay classrooms, the Phoenix women’s basketball program has secured a spot on the WBCA’s 2018-19 Academic Top 25, finishing in eighth place with a 3.641 GPA. It’s the program’s fifth-straight appearance on the honor roll and 15th overall. It is also the program’s third-straight appearance inside the top […]

Posted Tue, Jul. 30, 2019 at 1:37pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

07/30/2019 - You don’t have to be retired to play in the retiree golf outing

The ninth annual UW-Green Bay Retiree Association Golf Outing will be held at the Shorewood Golf Course on Thursday, August 15, 2019. Proceeds benefit the Retiree Association Endowed Scholarship, and last year’s annual fundraising event yielded more than $1000. Retired UW-Green Bay faculty and staff are hosting the event, but everyone is welcome to play. […]

Posted Tue, Jul. 30, 2019 at 1:34pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

07/30/2019 - UW-Green Bay alumnus Greg Wanner helps out at major Wisconsin golf events

If there’s a major golf event in Wisconsin, you can be sure that UW-Green Bay alumnus Greg Wanner (Science and Environmental Change) ’82 will be there helping out in some capacity. The 60-year-old Wanner, a Green Bay native who has lived in Sun Prairie since 1995, has volunteered at every United States Golf Association championship […]

Posted Tue, Jul. 30, 2019 at 1:33pm in News by Sue Bodilly

07/30/2019 - Consider helping develop online course quality checklist

The Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning (CATL) seeks instructors who will teach the same course online in the fall and spring semesters of the 2019-20 academic year who are willing to help with the development of an online quality rubric. Eligibility Anyone who teaches the same online course in the fall and […]

Posted Tue, Jul. 30, 2019 at 1:32pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

07/30/2019 - Back to School Store is next week!

It’s coming up quickly. The Green Bay Campus will host, for the second time, the Service League of Green Bay’s Back to School Store, Wednesday, August 7. This year’s event is at the Kress Events Center. Last year, UW-Green Bay hosted 4,200 shoppers and families, members and community volunteers. Your help is needed. Please consider […]

Posted Tue, Jul. 30, 2019 at 1:26pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

07/30/2019 - STEM Innovation Center set to open early September | WLUK

As construction continues on the new Brown County STEM Innovation Center on UW-Green Bay’s campus, those behind the initiative offered an update last Wednesday. “As part of this last phase we’re in, we’re $1.8 million from completing our full on fundraising efforts,” said Troy Streckenbach, Brown County Executive. More via STEM Innovation Center set to […]

Posted Tue, Jul. 30, 2019 at 1:23pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

07/30/2019 - Title & Total Compensation Project Open Forums – August 7-8 and 13, 2019

The University of Wisconsin System has embarked on a complete redesign of its current classification and compensation structure. The goal of the Title & Total Compensation Project is to modernize the existing title and compensation programs which will, in turn, attract and retain the best talent for the organization. The project is underway and quickly moving towards implementation (anticipated for March, 2020). Increased activity […]

Posted Tue, Jul. 30, 2019 at 1:17pm in News by Sue Bodilly

07/30/2019 - CATL call: 2019-20 Teaching and Learning Community of Practice

This year’s Teaching and Learning Community of Practice (CoP) will provide support and a sense of collective empowerment for those who engage or wish to engage in promoting equity-minded institutional change. General expectations for the CoP: Participate in and support a community of practice that would meet six times during the 2019-20 academic year. We […]

Posted Tue, Jul. 30, 2019 at 9:53am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly