Tag: safety

Reminder: Please dispose of batteries properly

Instruction for the disposal of different kind of batteries is as follows: Alkaline batteries are composed primarily of common metals — steel, zinc and manganese — and do not pose a health or environmental risk during normal use or disposal. Proven cost-effective and environmentally safe recycling processes are not yet universally available for alkaline batteries. […]

Annual Security and Fire Reports available

UW-Green Bay’s Annual Security Report and Annual Fire Report are now available for the 2017-18 academic year. The reports contain information regarding campus security and personal safety, including topics such as crime prevention, fire safety, Public Safety, crime reporting policies, disciplinary procedures and other matters of importance related to security and safety on campus. The Annual […]

Dogs and squad cars? They’re here for training

Sorry, we meant to get this announcement out earlier but… if you’ve been wondering why so many law enforcement officers and police dogs have been entering the Weidner Center at various times Monday and today… the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Canine Association has been holding training sessions. As many as 120 officer-canine teams are taking part. […]

UW-Green Bay Police aid ‘Keep Kids Alive Drive’ on Nicolet

The Green Bay Police Department attracted some media attention for its Keep Kids Alive Drive safety campaign to address a worrisome speeding problem on Nicolet Drive north of campus. Police are trying to raise driver consciousness in the Nicolet neighborhood by placing yellow warning decals on garbage cans, and using yard signs and speed boards. […]

Chancellor’s Safety Walk set for Tuesday

Already sent campuswide but repeated here for the record: Join Chancellor Gary L. Miller on the annual Chancellor’s Security Walk next Tuesday (Nov. 11) from 6 to 8 p.m. The event is an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to engage in open dialog and a walk with the Chancellor and University Leadership for the […]

360 Degrees of Safety event is Thursday near the Union

The Student Affairs Healthy Choices Task Force is sponsoring a “360 Degrees of Safety Event” this Thursday (Sept. 18) from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the University Union patio and adjacent areas of Phoenix Park. Task force co-facilitators Amy Henniges and Mark Olkowski invite students, faculty, staff and the general public to stop by […]

SGA leadership joins police in advising caution, vigilance

As UW-Green Bay Public Safety officers investigate a pair of reported on-campus assaults and keep members of the campus community informed with timely notification (read more), the Student Government Association weighed in late Friday afternoon (Sept. 12) with its own message to students. The text was as follows: The UWGB Student Government would like to […]

‘Skateboard Cop’ alumnus takes unique approach to next level

A UW-Green Bay grad who has earned media attention as Green Bay’s “Skateboard Cop” is back in the spotlight again, taking his unique law enforcement approach to a new level. Joel Zwicky ’97 is teaming up with Green Bay’s Washington Middle School and Green Bay Action Sports for a pilot program that aims to prevent […]