Provost Search and Screen: Open Forums

The finalists for the UW-Green Bay Provost position have been announced. The campus community is invited to the following open forums to hear from each of them:

Friday, April 19, 9-10 a.m.
Ilene Crawford
in the 1965 Room, University Union

Tuesday, April 23, 9-10 a.m.
Michael Alexander
in the Christie Theatre, University Union

Wednesday, April 24, 9-10 a.m.
Robert Brinkmann
in the Christie Theatre, University Union

Rosemary Cochrane Nix, 1934-2019

The Chancellor’s Cabinet shares with the University community news of the passing of Chancellor Miller’s mother-in-law and Georgia Nix Miller’s mother, Rosemary Cochrane Nix on Friday, April 12, 2019. Each of us has a story to tell; each of us leaves a legacy. Mrs. Nix was no exception. Please keep the Chancellor and Georgia in your thoughts and prayers as they celebrate a spirited and special woman and a life so very well lived.

 

Reminder: Volunteers needed for WSMA State Solo and Ensemble Festival 2019

UW-Green Bay is once again the host campus for the Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) State Festival. This year it will be taking place on Saturday, May 4, 2019 and your help is needed:

  • Friday, May 3, 2019 (15-20 volunteers needed for set-up)
  • Saturday, May 4, 2019 (Hundreds of volunteers needed for runners and logistics)
  • Saturday, May 4, 2019 (15-20 volunteers needed to return rooms to original form)

To sign up, please contact Associate Prof. Adam Gaines (Music) 920-465-2440 or gainesa@uwgb.edu.

Reminder: Senior Art Exhibition at Lawton Gallery though Thursday, April 25

The 2019 Senior Art Exhibition will be on display in the Lawton Gallery, located in UW-Green Bay’s Theatre Hall, through Thursday, April 25, 2019. This exhibition includes artwork by art and design students of senior status created throughout their undergraduate careers. The Lawton Galley is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn more.

UW System joins colleges around the country in combating sexual harassment

All 13 colleges within the UW System, including UW-Green Bay, have joined an initiative that allows them to compare and share data about campus sexual harassment and assault with other universities around the country. At UW-Green Bay, students take required online courses to learn about sexual assault, harassment and dating violence. “It opens the doors for doing more research, and diving deeper into the problems, and looking for what are the strategies that work well on other places, and then how do we adapt those to our campus,” Mark Olkowski, UW-Green Bay’s associate dean of students, explained to WFRV.  Read more.

Reminder: Global Studies discussion of history and politics in Guatemala this Wednesday (April 17)

Global Studies will be holding its third Spring 2019 discussion on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Alumni Room (formerly Room 103) in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Co-sponsored by the International Visiting Scholar Program, Assistant Prof. Julie Gibbings (Latin American History) from University of Manitoba, Canada, will be leading a discussion the history and politics of Guatemala, with special emphasis on indigenous population. This event is free and open to the public. View this event on Facebook.