Tag: Academic Advising

Renier discusses new online program to improve school success

Fox 11 spent time with UW-Green Bay’s Director of Academic Advising, Darrel Renier, to discuss new technology that is being launched across the UW System to help improve graduation rates and retain more students. “The new system is called EAB Navigate. It’s relatively new but has components like early alert so we can identify students […]

New UW System online program to help UW-Green Bay improve student success

You will be hearing plenty more about this… A new online program called EAB Navigate is being launched at schools in the UW System, including UW-Green Bay. The program is aimed at improving student success through identifying students who might at risk based on several different factors. One of the main goals of the program […]

CATL to offer two events starting this Friday (Sept. 21)

The UW-Green Bay Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning (CATL) has two events supporting instructional and institutional development coming up: — High-impact Practices @ 10 Reading Series: Friday, Sept. 21, 2018 from Noon to 1 p.m. Learn more. — Course Crunch: Scheduling for Student Success: Monday, Oct. 1, 2018 from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. […]

Disability Services wipes out competition in Toilet Paper Challenge

Kim Metzger and Lynn Niemi in front of toilet paper

The 2018 Great Toilet Paper Challenge at UW-Green Bay ended with a small office of two — Disability Services — making big contributions and wiping out the competition. In early January, the Student Affairs and Campus Climate and Enrollment Services divisions met to better acquaint employees from both divisions and update all on what is […]

UW-Green Bay recognizes excellence in the awarding of Founders Awards

2017.founders-award-winners

Green Bay, WI — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has recognized some of its top faculty and staff members August 23, 2017, with 2017 Founders Awards for Excellence. The awards were presented before an audience of more than 450 in the Phoenix Room of the University Union, UW-Green Bay. Made possible by private philanthropic support, […]

100-plus for New Student Orientation this Friday

About 100 students and their guests will be attending New Student Orientation this Friday. This year the program has been revamped to increase opportunities for students to interact with staff/faculty advisors, and to learn more detail about UWGB’s academic programs and campus services. The focus is to provide students with a more personalized experience that […]

Year One of ‘Peer Advising Consults’ viewed as success

Students in the new Peer Advising Consultants program (PAC) have just completed their first successful year as peer advisers. According to Darrel Renier, director of Academic Advising, and Associate Prof. Denise Bartell, director of the Center for Students in Transition, who developed the program, the peer advisers assisted their fellow students by facilitating SIS demonstrations, reaching […]

Focusing on support, Advising Advising moves to appointments

Registration begins April 6. To improve the student experience and navigate away from drop-in advising, academic advisers will this week begin taking appointments from undeclared students interested in sitting down to discuss their options. Students who have declared majors will be encouraged to make appointments with their faculty advisers. Darrel Renier of Academic Advising says […]

Reminder: Sophomore Success Day

Sophomore Success Day, scheduled for 8:30-3:30 this Thursday (March 5) is a day for sophomores to drop in without appointment to get questions answered about career/major selection, General Education requirements, registration, and more. Sponsored by Academic Advising and Career Services, Student Services 1600. Questions- Mary Simonsen simonsem@uwgb.edu or Steven Newton newtons@uwgb.edu.