UW-Whitewater This Week, Week of June 17

    June 17, 2013

    Week of June 17, 2013


    From the Chancellor

    The Chancellor's June Listening Session is Wednesday, June 19, from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. in University Center room 261. Light refreshments will be served. There is no set agenda.


    FROM THE PROVOST

    Provost Beverly Kopper invites the campus community to visit with her during regular office hours Wednesday, June 19, from 7:30 am to 9 a.m. in the University Center Commons area.


    Campus Kudos

    Kudos to Kendra Bulgrin, art instructor, whose artwork is on display at the Whitewater Arts Alliance's Cultural Arts Center through Sunday, June 30. The show is free and open to the public. Bulgrin's exhibit is a unique look into the relationships between nature and animals.

    Kudos to student and rugby player Ben Landry who was chosen as a member of the Men's Collegiate All-American team and will travel to New Zealand this month for a competitive tour.  Students Justin Patterson and Brian Heim were named to Rugby Magazine's Division II All American Team.


    In the media

    Tech and Biotech: Drones can be friendly, two college-age entrepreneurs say - Wisconsin State Journal, June 14.

    Professor emertius Richard Haven appeared on WKOW-TV in Madison for "Our Wisconsin," a look at the state's political personality.


    bookstore

    The University Bookstore will be closed Friday, June 28, for physical inventory. Textbook Rental will be open 8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.


    i.m. comm 2013

    I.M. Comm is the annual conference, hosted this year at UW-Oshkosh, that brings together administrators and faculty members from UW System universities to share best practices and explore new ideas in unified, collaborative storytelling.

    Don't miss this conference with presentations by Notre Dame, Oregon Ducks, UC Berkeley and more for only $50. I.M. Comm is aimed at advancing our own universities while also helping us break new ground in collaborations to better position higher education in Wisconsin and nationally.

    More info >>


    from iCit

    Refresh your technical skills or learn something new by attending the following workshops now available to faculty and staff members.  Next week's offerings include:
    - This week's a workshops include OUTLOOK, EXCEL, ACCESS & more! Visit the link below to see all offerings.
    Workshops last approximately 90 minutes and are held in the iCIT Training Center, McGraw Hall room 112. View these workshops and others by visiting http://signup.uww.edu.


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