Tag: Business and Finance

Reminder: Driver Authorization

Any person needing to drive on University business, regardless of whether you will be using a fleet vehicle, personal vehicle or rental vehicle will need to have an updated driver authorization to receive travel reimbursement or to obtain a rental vehicle through the State of Wisconsin Contract. Even if you had been authorized prior to Nov. […]

Reminder: Driver authorization required as of Nov. 30

A reminder: As of Nov. 30, 2017, any individual driving on University business must be authorized through the Wisconsin Department of Administration Vehicle User Authorization System. It only takes a few minutes. Please note that no employee is required to obtain authorization; it is a decision that is left to the individual employee. If the […]

Driving on University business? New authorization required

The UW System has launched a new driver authorization process, “the Enterprise Fleet Management System.” Moving forward Vehicle Use Agreements must now be submitted electronically. Starting immediately all employees and students who drive on university business must complete a new electronic Vehicle Use Authorization even if they have a current paper VUA on file. More […]

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.