Arneson Resignation

The UW-Green Bay Office of the Chancellor emailed the following memorandum from Interim Chancellor Van Gruensven on Thursday, December 19, 2019 informing the University Community that Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Campus Climate Eric Arneson submitted his resignation. The memo also thanks him for his leadership. Arneson will be leaving UW-Green Bay as of January 30, 2020 for a new role as Vice President for Student Affairs at Kennesaw University in Georgia.

Arneson Resignation

To: University Community
From: Sheryl Van Gruensven
Date: December 18, 2019
Subject: Eric Arneson, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Campus Climate

UW System Presidential Search Input

The UW-Green Bay Office of the Chancellor emailed the following message from Interim Chancellor Sheryl Van Gruensven to the University community on Friday, December 13, 2019.

Attached is a memo from Regent Vice President Michael M. Grebe, Chair of the UW System Presidential Search Committee. Regent Grebe is inviting UW System employees to share their thoughts and insights on the presidential search via an online comment webpage and/or two video listening sessions on December 19.

Thank you.

Online comment form

Presidential Search website

Register here for either of the two video listening sessions on Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Don’t forget, every Friday is Phoenix Friday!

On Thursday, December 5, 2019, the UW-Green Bay Office of the Chancellor emailed the following holiday greeting from Interim Chancellor Sheryl Van Gruensven to the University community.

Several years ago, we started the Phoenix Friday tradition here at UW-Green Bay. Many faculty and staff participate and it’s great to see so much green across campus.  I invite you to join Phoenix Nation by making every Friday a Phoenix Friday!

Here’s a few perks for faculty and staff:

  • Free coffee every Friday at Garden Café, Rosewood Café and MAC Cart, for those showing their Phoenix spirit by wearing spirit wear
  • Phoenix Friday rotating specials from Chartwells (wear your Phoenix gear for special deals)
  • $5 Friday lunch at the Cloud Commons
  • Various Phoenix Bookstore specials like 30% through the end of 2019!
  • A very special Phoenix Friday on Feb. 28—Homecoming Week! (Watch for details).

Let’s show our Phoenix spirit and turn campus green!

#uwgbphoenixfriday

Holiday Greetings

On Tuesday, November 27, 2019, the UW-Green Bay Office of the Chancellor emailed the following holiday greeting from Interim Chancellor Sheryl Van Gruensven to the University community.

As we embark on the upcoming Holiday Season, it is my hope that you have the opportunity to relax with family and friends.  This is also the time of year to reflect on the many blessings we have and be mindful of those around us who are not as fortunate.  I am grateful to work at a university that is committed to serving our students and communities to help improve lives beyond the classroom, synonymous with the Wisconsin Idea.

Happy Holidays to you and your family,
Sheryl

Sheryl Van Gruensven
Interim Chancellor

Transition

The UW-Green Bay Office of the Chancellor emailed the following memorandum from Gary L. Miller to the University community.  The memorandum announced  that he will resign his position as UW-Green Bay Chancellor on September 30. On October 1, he will assume new duties as President of the University of Akron.

Chancellor's Transition Memo

To: University Community
From: Gary L. Miller
Date: August 14, 2019
Subject: Transition