Tag: UW System

Apply now for Faculty College 2019

Faculty College is the UW System’s premier faculty development event. Each year, Faculty College hosts approximately 100 faculty and instructional academic staff from across the UW System for three days of intensive exploration of teaching, learning and curricular issues. This year it will be held from May 28, 2019 through May 31, 2019 at UW-Platteville Richland. This […]

Deadline for Undergraduate Research, Scholarly and Creative Activity Symposium is March 1

UW-Green Bay will be hosting the 18th annual UW System Symposium for Undergraduate Research, Scholarly and Creative Activity on Friday, Apr. 26, 2019. Abstract submissions are due on Friday, Mar. 1, 2019 and can be submitted now. This annual event invites undergraduate students to join their peers from other campuses for an opportunity to share research projects […]

Register now: OPID Spring Conference 2019

Register today to attend the 2019 OPID Spring Conference Thursday, Apr. 11, 2019 and Friday, Apr. 12, 2019 in Madison at the Memorial Union. “The Joys of Teaching and Learning: Intersecting Identities & Pedagogies” will feature some of the extraordinary teaching and learning taking place throughout the UW System. This Spring Conference will also feature […]

Reminder: Research in the Rotunda Abstract Submissions due this Thursday (Feb. 14)

On Wednesday, Apr. 17, 2019, the UW System will be celebrating the 16th annual Research in the Rotunda: Showcasing the Work of UW undergraduates event at the State Capitol in Madison. The event focuses on students, faculty advisers and the breadth of undergraduate research taking place on UW System campuses. The deadline for undergraduate students to complete […]

Record number of UW System students graduate in 2017-18

A record number of students graduated from the University of Wisconsin System in the 2017-18 academic year, according to figures released Wednesday on the System’s innovative Accountability Dashboard and in a press release by the UW System. “The 36,825 graduates at all levels represent an increase of 13.4 percent over 10 years earlier (2007-08, when […]

President Cross statement on Evers’ inauguration

UW System President Ray Cross released a statement this week, congratulating Tony Evers: “Congratulations to Governor Tony Evers on his inauguration and to members of the State Legislature as they are sworn into office today. As a former member of the University of Wisconsin System’s Board of Regents, Governor Evers knows the vital role UW […]

New Regent and Nicolet Bank CEO Robert Atwell addresses UW-Green Bay graduates


Regent Robert (Bob Atwell) brought greetings to graduates from the UW System and the UW Board of Regents during the University’s Fall 2018 Commencement Ceremony on December 15. Atwell is the founding CEO of Nicolet National Bank. and has 34 years of experience as a Wisconsin banker. A graduate of Beloit College (’80) and the […]

UW System announces ‘UW Extended Campuses’

The UW Extended Campus is not a new accredited institution. Rather, it is a new enterprise that coordinates the UW System’s approach to online education and extends the reach of all existing UW institutions beyond their physical boundaries. All programs coordinated through the UW Extended Campus are partnerships: instruction and degrees come from the UW […]

Call for nominations: Regents’ Academic Staff Excellence Awards

It’s that time of year again where the UW System honors colleagues with awards recognizing outstanding service and achievement by nominating colleagues for the Regents’ Academic Staff Excellence Award. To nominate a colleague, please submit the nominee’s name along with a brief rationale via e-mail to Lynn Niemi at niemil@uwgb.edu by noon on Wednesday, Dec. 19, […]