Tag: Business and Finance

Updated, upgraded events calendar at uwgb.edu

UW-Green Bay staff members have been working on a bolder look and more effective Events Calendar. Access it at www.uwgb.edu. Featured events are highlighted with pictures and detailed descriptions. Users can sort the calendar by days, weeks, or months. It provides convenience for quickly accessing information on: -Student Events -Student Organization Meetings -Art, Music & […]

UW-Green Bay Public Safety Identifies Suspects, Arrests Made in Book Theft Ring

Investigation Reveals Several Wisconsin, Midwest College Campuses Also Targeted GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay announced today that two individuals have been taken into custody in Texas on burglary charges related to the theft of more than 60 textbooks valued at more than $12,000 from offices at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay in June. […]

Reminder: students/volunteers need to be reauthorized to drive

Reminder: Any students or volunteers whom you supervise that are currently authorized to drive for the University will be purged from the system on September 1, 2017. See following note from the webpage: All students/Volunteers will be purged from the authorized driver data base on Sept. 1 of each year. This includes student employees as […]

Reminder: Student (or volunteer) drivers purged from system, can renew Sept. 1

Reminder: Any students or volunteers currently authorized to drive for the University will be purged from the system on September 1, 2017. All Students requiring authorization to drive on University business must submit a new Vehicle Use Agreement each academic year. You can view the complete policy. After September 1, have your students go to […]

UW-Green Bay Eliminating Fleet Vehicle Program

In case you missed the memo last week, here is a reminder that UW-Green Bay will be eliminating the fleet vehicle program through Facilities Planning and Management effective August 31, 2017. Like other campuses which have eliminated the fleet program, Facilities Management has witnessed a decline in use of the vehicles. Staffing reductions have affected […]

Faculty note: Robert Nagy discusses financial literacy

Associate Prof. Robert Nagy (Finance) was featured in WalletHub’s recent article about the most and least financially literate states. Wisconsin was the top-ranked state in WalletLiteracy Score. Ranking was based on three key dimensions: WalletHub’s “WalletLiteracy Survey” Score, Financial Planning & Habits and Financial Knowledge & Education.

Information Services transition from Academic Affairs to Business and Finance

University Leadership has announced that the Information Services division transitioned from Academic Affairs to Business and Finance on February 13, 2017.  In planning for the retirement of UW-Green Bay Interim Chief Information Officer David Kieper later this year, Vice Chancellor for Business and Finance Sheryl Van Gruensven announces that Director of the Cofrin Library Paula […]

Faculty note: Sah publications

Assistant Prof. Nilesh Sah (finance) recently had the following articles published:   Inter-Firm Linkages and M&A Returns – Forthcoming Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance (Accepted: April 2016). This study investigates the value of customer/supplier relationships in mergers and acquisitions.    That is what Friends do: Employee Friendliness and Innovation – Forthcoming Journal of Economics and Business […]