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.
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
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