Chancellor's FYI Archives | 2007-08 Academic Year

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June 2008

Greetings:

'Thank you'; a look back at progress made and a look forward; Interim Chancellor appointed; Search and Screen Committee named

NewsNotes:

Commencement: Celebration of 25,000 graduates and more

May 2008

Greetings:

Remarkable year calls for thanks, congratulations; budget passes Growth Agenda; grand opening of Kress Events Center; continuing the Campaign for UW-Green Bay; accreditation for University and athletics; emphasis on the environment and sustainability

NewsNotes:

Commencement: Celebration of 25,000 graduates, Fowler to receive honorary doctorate; Nerad, Seidl receive Chancellor's Award; UW-Green Bay student is state student employee of the year; heirloom plant sale

April 2008

Greetings:

Spring commencement brings 25,000th graduate; achievements of alumni to be spotlighted; why UW-Green Bay must continue to grow

NewsNotes:

Mike Kline and the Phoenix 5K Run/Walk fundraiser; distinguished alumni to be honored April 19; seventh annual Academic Excellence Symposium to be held; National Student Exchange Conference

March 2008

Greetings:

Guest columnist Scott Furlong, dean of liberal arts and studies, discusses the importance of a liberal education

NewsNotes:

Aileen Yingst and the Mars Rover; Language Learning Lab to focus on how children learn; agreement signed for manufacturing engineering degree; Dick Bennett Gym

February 2008

Greetings:

Remarks at mid-year convocation: continue to build academic excellence through interdisciplinarity, diversity, environmental awareness/sustainability, and internationalizing the campus

NewsNotes:

The passing of Betty Rose Meyer; Hall of Fame inductees; faculty and staff honored for years of service; Harvey Kaye, Thomas Paine on Bill Moyers' Journal

January 2008

Greetings:

Contributing to the strength of the region through the New North, the Northeast Wisconsin Educational Resource Alliance (NEW ERA), the Growth Agenda, and Advantage Wisconsin; the value of the new Bachelor of Applied Studies

NewsNotes:

December commencement; Chancellor's Awards to Jerry Olson and the Kuehnes; campus safety and emergency preparedness stressed in new year; Chancellor pours a generous cup of coffee; men's basketball to be aired on free TV

December 2007

Greetings:

Importance of accountability; completion of self-study for accreditation; comparing colleges and universities with the Web-based College Portrait

NewsNotes:

UW-Green Bay hosts preliminary and semi-final rounds for international voice competition; UW-Green Bay faculty and alumni make "25 People You Should Know" list; mid-year graduation ceremonies; Kress Events Center earns "Best of 2007" recognition

November 2007

Greetings:

Green light for 'Growth Agenda'; dedication of new Kress Events Center; Phuture Phoenix Days on campus; annual scholarship dinner; Northeast Wisconsin Learning Center opens in Appleton

NewsNotes:

Ribbon-cutting ceremony in Appleton for new learning center; fifth-graders visit campus for Phuture Phoenix Days; Green Bay CFL Challenge

October 2007

Greetings:

New Kress Events Center and partnership that made it happen; other examples of partnering with the community and region: NEW ERA, New North, Phuture Phoenix, Bachelor of Applied Studies, First Nations Major, Phoenix Fund

NewsNotes:

Grand opening of Kress Events Center; Kress Events Center quick facts; The Kress Legacy; student support key to Kress Events Center

September 2007

Greetings:

Welcome back; Freshmen Move-in Day; new Kress Events Center and other campus construction; improved and expanded academic offerings

NewsNotes:

Opening of Kress fitness center; Founders awards for excellence; new insignia for Athletics; helping hands at Freshmen Move-in Day