Tag: human resources

Supervising for Success: Effective Management for the UW-Green Bay Workforce

UWGB recognizes the impact that supervisors have on the quality of work, level of productivity, and work attitude of the employees they direct. Supervisors contribute greatly towards growth, loyalty, motivation, retention, team spirit, and development of employees who report to them. Ongoing training is important. The University offers a program, Supervising for Success: Effective Management for the […]

HR announces return of Supervisory Leadership Certificate program

Human Resources is pleased to announce the continuation of a certification opportunity targeted to UW-Green Bay supervisors. The Supervisory Leadership Certificate Program is a collaboration between the Wisconsin Small Business Development Center and Human Resources. The program is designed to help supervisors build leadership skills, invest in their employees, and advance their department. Each semester, […]

Sampson quoted by WPR on voluntary separations

A Wisconsin Public Radio story earlier this week noted that UW-Green Bay is the first of eight UW campuses with numbers to report on a campus-based “voluntary separation” program. Spokesman Christopher Sampson said a total of 29 individuals signed up for the buyouts (including him) with departure dates between July 3 and Jan. 7, 2016. […]

‘Breaking Up With Sugar’ is July 9 Lunch n’ Learn

If you have ever struggled with sugar cravings, this Lunch n’ Learn is for you! Next Thursday (July 9), between 12:15 and 1 p.m. in the 1965 Room, guest presenter Celeste Faye (daughter of UWGB’s own Linda Parins) will examine the six motivators responsible for sugar cravings. She’ll also advise on how to go beyond […]

Van Gruensven named interim vice chancellor for business, finance

UWGB Director of Human Resources Sheryl Van Gruensven will take on additional responsibilities as the University’s interim vice chancellor for business and finance. Chancellor Gary L. Miller announced the selection of Van Gruensven to fill the leadership position to be vacated by Kelly J. Franz. Franz is retiring soon after a three-decade UW System career […]

Van Gruensven named interim vice chancellor for business, finance

Sheryl L. Van Gruensven, director of human resources for UW-Green Bay, will assume additional duties as the institution’s interim vice chancellor for business and finance. UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller announced the selection of Van Gruensven to fill the leadership position to be vacated by Kelly J. Franz, who is retiring after a three-decade […]

HR shares reminder on WRS webinars in June

Beginning the first week of June, ETF (Employee Trust Funds) is offering a series of 30-minute, live, interactive webinars designed to increase your understanding of Wisconsin Retirement System benefits. Individuals can also ask questions at the end of these sessions. There are separate webinars, with several different time slots available, for: •  Variable Fund •  […]

Looking for the latest in Human Resources and Wellness?

Have you noticed a decline in the direct e-mails from Human Resources? Wondering if the Wellness Committee is still planning campus events? Check out the HR Connect newsletter sent to your e-mail inbox each Thursday for the latest in everything HR (including wellness)! This newsletter has been created in an effort to consolidate and effectively […]

Followup on Campus Cookout invite: Here’s the link to Campus Cupboard

On April 22, an e-mail was sent to UW-Green Bay faculty and staff inviting the campus community to the 2015 UW-Green Bay Campus Cookout to take place Tuesday, May 12. The e-invite contained information about the annual Employee Appreciation Week food drive sponsored by HR; this year, to the benefit of the UWGB Campus Cupboard. […]

The Schobers: Couple gives for community — and for mom

Tom Schober and Suzan Schober Murray have plenty of reasons to give back to UW-Green Bay. For one, the bayshore campus is practically in their front yard. For another, Suzan is a master’s grad and Tom spent a dozen years on the University’s Founders Association Board of Directors. They love on-campus activities and are keenly […]