Tag: UW System

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, […]

Registration now open for the 2019 Instructional Development Institute

Registration is now open for the 2019 Instructional Development Institute, Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019. Faculty and teaching staff from all four campuses are encouraged to attend. The theme for this year’s Institute is “Making High-Impact Educational Experiences for All.” The workshops and presentations will not only inspire attendees to make equitable high-impact experiences, but will […]

Livestream: Regents are at UW-La Crosse this week

The Board of Regents December meeting will be webcast this week from UW-La Crosse. Live video streaming is scheduled for the following times: Thursday, Dec. 6 from 1:00 p.m. to approximately 3:00 p.m. Friday, from 9:00 a.m. until approximately 10:30 a.m. Full Board agenda and all supporting materials are available online in PDF format. Troubleshooting […]

Reminder: Proposals due Monday, Dec. 3 for OPID’s spring conference

OPID’s spring conference on Thursday, Apr. 11, 2019 and Friday, Apr. 12, 2019 in Madison will feature some of the extraordinary teaching and learning taking place throughout the University of Wisconsin System. Faculty and instructional academic staff are invited to share their teaching and learning experiences with examples of innovative, critical and reflective teaching and […]

Call for nominations: Regents’ Academic Staff Excellence Awards

It’s that time of year again when the UW System honors colleagues with awards recognizing outstanding service and achievement. All nominations should be submitted to the Academic Staff Committee no later than Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018. All of the nominations will be reviewed by the Academic Staff Committee, with top recommendations to be forwarded on […]

2019 Research in the Rotunda deadline changed to 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. 2019 Research in the Rotunda student abstract […]