Tag: professional development committee

Public Safety hosts training on dealing with ‘disruption’

Already broadcast campuswide but repeated here for the record: UW-Green Bay will host a workshop titled “Dealing With Disruption: Safety and Intervention,” scheduled for 2 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday (Jan. 14) in Phoenix Room C of the University Union.  Employees are invited to sign up for the presentation by Counseling and Health, Public Safety and […]

‘Beyond Diversity: Generations in the Workplace’ on May 27


The professional development programming committees of the Academic Staff and University Staff are coming together to sponsor a program from 10 a.m. to noon next Wednesday (May 27) in the Alumni Rooms of the University Union. Guest presenter Theresa Zimmerman will address the topic “Beyond Diversity: Generations in the Workplace.” Organizers say rapid workplace transformation, […]

Funding is available for Academic Staff professional development

The Academic Staff Professional Development Allocations Committee still has monies available to assist academic staff in attending professional development meetings and programs. Funding is available for up to 50 percent of the total cost, not to exceed $500. Remember, a department/office cannot be reimbursed (through a chargeback) for expenses related to an activity that has […]

March 19 professional development event: ‘The Art of Coaching’

Join the Academic Staff and University Staff Professional Development Programming committees from 10 a.m. to noon next Thursday, March 19, in the Alumni Room. The topic is “The Art of Coaching,” presented by Ben Fauske. He’ll discuss research on leadership and coaching styles, and offer participants practical tips in recognizing the coaching styles of others […]

Exercising ‘influence without authority’? Check out Feb. 12 program

The Academic Staff and University Staff professional development programming committees are co-sponsoring a program from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday (Feb. 12) in Alumni Rooms A/B. The title is “Influence Without Authority,” offering thoughts on ways for team members to get things accomplished even when organizational or team hierarchy would appear to suggest that formal […]

Funding for Academic Staff professional development

The Academic Staff Professional Development Allocations Committee announces that it has monies available to assist academic staff in attending professional development meetings and programs. Funding is available for up to 50 percent of the total cost, not to exceed $500. Total funding provided is subject to availability and may be less than requested. Note that […]

Professional development event ‘Kick Start Creativity’ is Thursday

University Staff and Academic Staff Professional Development Programming Committees have collaborated to plan the professional development opportunity, “Kick Start Creativity,” presented by Juliet Kosarzycki, MBA and CPC. The workshop will take place Thursday (Nov. 6) from 10 a.m. to noon in Alumni A/B of the Union. All University employees are welcome to attend. “Participants will learn and practice new ways of looking […]

Reminder: ‘Leading with Strengths’ professional development program

Broadcast campuswide several times but repeated here for the record: The Academic Staff Professional Development Programming Committee presents “Leading with Strengths by Laurie Crawford” from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday (June 18) in the University Union’s Alumni Rooms. For this workshop, attendees must spend 15-20 minutes filling out the free online Strengths test here: http://www.viacharacter.org/www/ […]

Helping hand: UW-Green Bay team volunteers with Habitat for Humanity

Last Saturday, April 12, five volunteer UW-Green Bay staff members and two family members assisted Habitat for Humanity’s Green Bay chapter in a construction build located at 1173 Chicago Street (http://hfh-wi-grb.huterra.com/content/1173-chicago-st-0). Although the day was cold and gloomy, the group finished remaining drywall work to have the house ready for the Monday morning plasterers. The […]

Thank you, applicants: Academic Staff development funds have all been awarded

Jennifer Schwahn from the Academic Staff Professional Development Allocations Committee shares notice that the Academic Staff Professional Development Fund for 2013-2014 has been completely exhausted. Many academic staff were able to use awards from the fund to attend professional development meetings and programs this year. “We thank all that applied for funds. We will accept […]