Tag: Secretary of the Faculty and Staff

Academic Staff Assembly to be held Thursday, Dec. 14

The Fall Academic Staff Assembly is scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 14 at 3 p.m. in the Christie Theatre, University Union. Academic Staff members are reminded that this is one of only two Assemblies held by the University each year that specifically focus on issues for Academic Staff at UW-Green Bay. Some issues being addressed at […]

Academic Staff Committee meeting, Wednesday, Dec. 6

An Academic Staff Committee meeting will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 6 at 1:30 p.m. in CL 735; HR Conference Room. The agenda is available on the SOFAS website. Also, a reminder, the Fall Academic Staff Assembly is scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 14 at 3 p.m. in the Christie Theatre, University Union.

University Staff names committee members

The membership for the 2017-18 University Staff Shared Governance Committees has been determined: University Staff Committee: Julie Flenz (Human Resources Liaison), Holly Keener, Fred Kennerhed, Monika Pynaker, Jan Snyder (Chair), Teri Ternes (Secretary), Tracy Van Erem (Treasurer) and Amanda Wildenberg (Vice Chair). Election Committee: Holly Keener (Chair), Ron Kottnitz and Anna Maier. Personnel Committee: Brenda […]

Passing of Virginia Sherrell

The Log received word that Virginia Sherrell, wife of former SOFAS, Richard Sherrell (1985-1993), passed away recently. Virginia worked at UWGB in the writing program and gave ESL instruction. There will be no service but the family will be gathering in March. Those wishing to send a note of sympathy can contact the SOFAS Office […]

Prof. Steve Meyer’s Last Lecture now on video

Many familiar with UW-Green Bay have heard of UWGB’s “3 T’s” — trees, tunnels and toilets. In his Last Lecture, Prof. Steve Meyer suggests that if the UW-Green Bay family focuses less on the “T’s” and more on the “7 C’s” UWGB would be a better place to work, play and study. What are the “7 […]

A shout-out to marshal Abbott

The individual designated as “commencement marshal” has the honor of leading the platform party and graduate processional into the hall to begin the ceremony. For the last decade, that’s been Prof. Cliff Abbott of Information and Computing Science, who holds the honor by virtue of his concurrent appointment in the campus governance role of Secretary […]

Faculty Senate bids farewell to Abbott with extra-parliamentary proceedings

The final bit of business at the April 29 Faculty Senate meetings was festive, fun and congratulatory. Prof. Steve Meyer, chair of the University Committee, took the floor to read a resolution (see text below) honoring Cliff Abbott for his service as Secretary of the Faculty and Academic Staff. Abbott was then invited into the […]

Resolutions on proposed budget cuts

Governance groups and related organizations at UW-Green Bay have joined others at campuses statewide in voicing their consensus on the UW System budget cuts proposed in the governor’s 2015-17 budget for the state of Wisconsin. Their resolutions: Faculty Resolution The UW-Green Bay Faculty Senate approved the following resolution on Wednesday, February 11, 2015: “Whereas the […]

Abbott on public radio to discuss saving the Oneida language

Wisconsin Public Radio’s Larry Meiller Show addressed the inspiring efforts to preserve the Oneida language in Wisconsin during its Monday morning (Oct. 22) edition. UW-Green Bay Prof. Clifford Abbott and tribal historian Loretta Metoxen were the guests. The program should be archived soon, if it’s not already – click here.