Don’t miss the first professional development opportunities of 2020

Members of the University Staff Professional Development Committee and the Academic Staff Professional Development Program Committee in partnership with University Police are excited to announce a new three-part safety training. This series of training sessions are different than “Dealing with Disruptions” offered in the past, and have been tailored to meet the needs of UW–Green Bay staff. The workshops are standalone, but are designed to be utilized together. Attend all three sessions to receive a certificate of completion and a tactical self-defense item.

Active Shooter: Run, Hide, Fight
When seconds count, the police are minutes away. This 90-minute workshop is designed to give the campus community member essential skills to survive until help arrives. Location:  IS 1034, Green Bay Campus.

Jan. 7, 2020; 10 to 11:30 a.m. or
Jan. 15, 2020; 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Crisis First Aid…What To Do Before Help Arrives
This 90-minute workshop will prepare the employee to provide “self-aid” and “basic lifesaving first aid” to others during a dynamic situation (mass casualty, plane crash, active shooter, etc.). This session is intended to inform the participant on basic treatments of traumatic trauma injuries. Location: IS 1034, Green Bay Campus.

Jan. 7, 2020; 1 to 2:30 p.m. or
Jan. 21, 2020; 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Self Defense: Protecting Yourself In A Crisis Situation
This two-hour course is designed to provide the participant with basic self-defense techniques to apply in dynamic situations. Watch, learn and participate at your own level. Location:  Studio One, Weidner Center.

Jan. 8, 2020; 10 a.m. to Noon or
Jan. 14, 2020; 1 to 3 p.m.

All Academic and University Staff are encouraged to attend.  There is no fee.

Registration – Active Shooter: Run, Hide, Fight
Registration – Crisis First Aid…What To Do Before Help Arrives
Registration – Self Defense: Protecting Yourself In A Crisis Situation

New submission form for ‘Log e-news’ items

Editors in the Office of Marketing and University Communication invite your submissions for Log e-News email newsletters. A new News Submission Form streamlines the way news content is submitted to the Log inbox to help staff meet institutional communication needs, despite the increasing volume of requests from four campuses. Please keep the UW-Green Bay community informed by continuing to submit faculty and staff publications and accolades, alerts, announcements, news and events to the Log. Staff will be sending periodic reminders over the next few weeks requesting the use of the new submission form for news items.

Reminder, please recycle old holiday lights

With the holiday season coming to a close, this is the perfect time to recycle old holiday lights! Habitat for Humanity Restore is ready to help you get rid of old lights, whether they are working or not! Please don’t throw holiday lights in the trash! Join the Parade Committee and Habitat for Humanity in recycling for Habitat for Humanity Restore. Collection boxes will be available through mid-January throughout the Green Bay Campus. Restore accepts any working or nonworking holiday lights. These are the locations you can drop your lights off in the designated bins:

  • Cofrin Library plaza (second floor)
  • Cofrin Library alcove (first floor)
  • Lounge Area, Laboratory Sciences
  • Outside the GAC Lab, Instructional Services
  • Rosewood Cafe, Rose Hall
  • Office of Student Life, University Union
  • Union Ticketing and Information Desk, University Union
  • Hendrickson Community Center, Residence Life

UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus finds new CEO in Jamie Schramm | Fox 11

Lifelong resident of Sheboygan and former UW-Sheboygan student, Jamie Schramm, was recently named Chief Executive Officer of UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus. More via UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan campus names executive officer | Fox 11.

See below for more news stories about CEO Jamie Schramm:

UW-Green Bay Sheboygan Campus turns to a lifelong city resident and former student as its new CEO | Sheboygan Press

Jamie Schramm named Campus Executive Officer of UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus | Seehafer News

UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus hired new Executive Officer | Seehafer News

UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus gets new Executive Officer | 106.5 the Buzz

New Executive Officer names for UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus | WTAQ

CEO selected for UW-Green Bay Sheboygan Campus | The Review News

Jamie Schramm names Campus Executive Officer of UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus | GB News Network

New Campus Executive Officer for UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan campus | NBC 26

Nineteen-year-old high school and college graduate to attend UW-Green Bay | Lakeshore News

Nineteen-year-old Macey Pingel recently graduated from both Chilton High School and Fox Valley Technical College in the same year. Her plans are to attend UW-Green Bay as a junior. See more via 19 Year Old Appleton Student Graduates High School and College in the Same Year | Lakeshore News.

Also in the news:

This Wisconsin student earned her high school diploma and an associate degree in the same year. How’d she do it? | Green Bay Press Gazette

UW-Green Bay alumni mentioned as contributors to making Green Bay a better place | Green Bay Press Gazette

UW-Green Bay alumni Elizabeth Feldhausen ’15 (Psychology and Human Development) and Beau Thomas ’16 (Art and Design) were highlighted in the Press-Gazette’s People of the Year. Feldhausen is mentioned for her work with Safe Haven Pet Sanctuary, and Thomas is an honorable mention for his mural and art contributions to the city. More via Meet the Press-Gazette’s 2019 People of the Year | Green Bay Press Gazette.