Tag: Academic Advising

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.

Next ‘Sophomore Success Day’ is March 5

It’s a day for sophomores to drop in without appointment to get questions answered about career and major selections, general education requirements, registration, and all things between. Sophomore Success Day takes place Thursday, March 5, between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., hosted by Academic Advising and Career Services, Student Services 1600. The goal is to […]

Academic Advising and Phoenix GPS team up for ‘peer advising’

For what is believed to be the first time in its existence, UW-Green Bay is making use of peer advisers. The PAC people (Peer Advising Consultants) represent a collaborative effort between the Office of Academic Advising and the Phoenix GPS Program. The advisers, a group of four sophomores who completed the GPS program last year, […]

Sophomore Success Day


Sophomore Success Day is Thursday, Oct. 23, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. It’s a day for sophomores to drop in without appointment to get questions answered about career/major selection, General Education requirements, registration, and all things in between. The purpose of the event is to help students continue to feel connected and help them navigate […]

Faculty workshop: ‘Advising for New and Unofficial Advisors’


Here’s a reminder that CATL – the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning – will be hosting a workshop Monday (April 7) from 3:45 to 5:15 p.m. in Cofrin Library Room 109B. The topic is student academic advising, and the workshop leader is someone well-versed in its practice. Associate Prof. Alison Gates is […]

‘GPA M.D.’ help available tomorrow… and a YouTube ‘commercial’

Know of a student who could benefit from some friendly academic advice, provided by trained academic advisers? Send ‘em our way!  That’s the word from Mary Simonsen simonsem@uwgb.edu. The GPA M.D. Day this Thursday (March 13) is designed to answer questions about: • What GPA they will need this semester to get admitted into their […]

Academic Advising promotes ‘GPA M.D.’ event

It’s a day for students to drop-in without appointment, get questions answered about major entrance requirements, see if they’re on track to graduate, learn the GPA’s they’ll will need this semester to get admitted into their desired major next semester, and all other things academic. Know a student who could benefit? Send them to GPA […]

GPA M.D. offers free drop-in help for students March 13

Help spread the word: Academic Advising is offering a resource day for all students but specifically struggling students! GPA M.D. will be all day on March 13 in Student Services 1600 (Academic Advising). If you know of any students who have concerns they won’t get into their desired major, need some work on their study skills, […]

Quiet success: Second-chance students get fresh starts with GPAs

Ever hear of UW-Green Bay’s “Academic Forgiveness” program? Since its inception in fall 2010, reports Darrel Renier, director of academic advising, Academic Forgiveness has been a quiet success. Forgiveness can be requested by students who have not earned a baccalaureate degree and have not enrolled in any courses at UW-Green Bay for a minimum of […]

Reminder: Sophomore Success Day is Oct. 23

Sophomore Success Day is planned for Wednesday (Oct. 23), 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sophomores are invited to drop in without appointment to get questions answered about career and major selection, general education requirements, registration, and all things in between. “Know a student who could benefit? Send them our way!” Hosted by Academic Advising and […]