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Update and a Look Forward

The UW-Green Bay Office of the Chancellor e-mailed the following “Update and a Look Forward” memorandum from Chancellor Miller to faculty and staff on Tuesday, May 12, 2015.

Update and a Look Forward

Employee Appreciation Week

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller sent the following message via e-mail to employees on Monday, May 11, 2015:

Dear Faculty and Staff Colleagues,

This week is “Employee Appreciation Week” and I want to take the opportunity to thank you for your dedicated service and commitment to UW-Green Bay and the State of Wisconsin.  These are challenging economic times for UW-Green Bay.  But even in the face of these significant challenges, you continue to do outstanding work for the benefit of our students, community, and state.  For that, I offer my heartfelt thanks.

Your work touches the lives of many people every day of the year.  We are fortunate to have a talented workforce full of people that are dedicated to advancing UW-Green Bay and the Green Bay community.  Thank you again for your exceptional service and commitment, and I hope to see you at the cookout tomorrow.

Gary L. Miller
Chancellor

Leadership Transition

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller released the following statement via e-mail to UW-Green Bay employees on Wednesday, May 6, 2015:

I wish to announce that Dr. Stephen Fritz has resigned as Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs effectively immediately. I want to express my gratitude to Dr. Fritz for his work during this difficult transition.

I have appointed Dr. Greg Davis to the position of Interim Provost. Dr. Davis will begin his new role immediately and will serve for and indeterminate term. I very much appreciate Dr. Davis’ willingness to accept this critical role as we complete the budget reduction process and look forward to an exciting 50th anniversary year.

Gary L. Miller
Chancellor

Budget Reduction Update

The UW-Green Bay Office of the Chancellor e-mailed the following Budget Reduction Update Memorandum from Chancellor Miller to faculty and staff on Monday, April 20, 2015.

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Budget Reduction Update

The UW-Green Bay Office of the Chancellor e-mailed the following Budget Reduction Update Memorandum from Chancellor Miller to faculty and staff on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.

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Student ‘Town Hall’ with President Cross

UW System President Ray Cross visited UW-Green Bay, March 24, to listen to concerns and suggestions from the campus community regarding the budget as well as share the latest news about the System. A “town hall” meeting with the students was held in the University Theatre at 11:30 a.m. A second meeting was held at 1:30 p.m. for  faculty and staff at the same location.

Below is a recording of the session. Due to technical difficulties, the first five minutes of the session are not included.

50:06 | 17.3MB | Download the audio file

Employee ‘Town Hall’ with President Cross

UW System President Ray Cross visited UW-Green Bay, March 24, to listen to concerns and suggestions from the campus community regarding the budget. A “town hall” meeting was held at 1:30 p.m. for faculty and staff in the University Theatre. A similar session was held at 11:30 a.m. for students at the same location.

The meeting opened with remarks prior to fielding questions and comments from attendees. Below is a recording of the session.

1:02:15 | 22.3MB | Download the audio file

Pres. Cross Town Halls on Tues. Mar. 24

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller released the following invitation to faculty, staff and students on Thursday, March 19, 2015:

Faculty, Staff and Students,

President Ray Cross will visit the UWGB campus on Tuesday, March 24th to meet with students, faculty and staff to listen to concerns and hear suggestions regarding the budget and other matters of importance to you.  He will also bring the latest news about the System.  He will hold two Town Hall meetings.  The student Town Hall meeting will at 11:30 a.m. and the faculty and staff Town Hall meeting will be at 1:30 p.m.  Both meetings will be held in University Theatre.

This is an important opportunity.  I hope many of you will join President Cross on Tuesday.

Thank you.

Gary L. Miller
Chancellor

3rd State Budget Town Hall Recording

Chancellor Miller addressed an audience of faculty, staff and students in a third informational budget “town hall” session in the University Theatre on Friday morning (March 6). After about 30 minutes of remarks, he opened the floor to a question and answer session. A synopsis of the budget forum is available on the UW-Green Bay Inside news site.

Chancellor Miller’s opening remarks


29:39 | 11.9 MB | Download the audio file

Question and answer portion


45:17 | 17.6 MB | Download the audio file

UW System Authority

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller sent the following message via e-mail to employees on Monday, March 2, 2015:

As we continue with our budget discussions, I am attaching Q&A information sent by UW System on the UW System Authority proposal.

Gary L. Miller
Chancellor

Attachment: Authority Proposal QA.pdf