University Staff Council

University Staff Council

In the Spotlight

Liz WooleverElizaBeth Woolever, Chancellor's Office

Elizabeth has been employed at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for 6 years now. She previously worked in the University Center Reservations Office and has been with the Chancellor's Office for the last 4 years.....Read More

Brittany ClarkBrittany Clark, iCIT

Brittany has worked for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for approximately 2 ½ years in the iCIT Department. She began as a student employee in the IT Supply Chain Management Department and was recommended for a position in AIS.....Read More

In the Spotlight

Liz WooleverElizaBeth Woolever, Chancellor's Office

Elizabeth has been employed at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for 6 years now. She previously worked in the University Center Reservations Office and has been with the Chancellor's Office for the last 4 years.....Read More

Brittany ClarkBrittany Clark, iCIT

Brittany has worked for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for approximately 2 ½ years in the iCIT Department. She began as a student employee in the IT Supply Chain Management Department and was recommended for a position in AIS.....Read More

University Staff Council 2015 ELECTIONS AND MEET AND GREET

Please join the University Staff Council as we introduce the candidates running to represent university staff in campus shared governance.  

Candidates currently on the ballot are:

Academic Affairs:  Linda Marx, Academic Department Associate, Theater/Dance

Student Affairs:  Dean Look, Locksmith, Residence Life and Karen Brueggeman, Medical Program Assistant Associate, University Health & Counseling Services

Administrative Affairs:  Hermie Snorek, University Executive Staff Assistant, Provost 's Office and Damon Judah, Program Assistant Confidential, Human Resources & Diversity.

The nominee Meet & Greet is scheduled for Wednesday, April 21, from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in University Center room 261.  Refreshments will be provided.  Note: the date and time were changed to accommodate those wishing to attend the University Service Awards.  Congratulations to everyone celebrating a milestone year!

Voting takes take place via electronic voting April 16 through May 1, 2015, more information to follow.  A complete timeline of events may be found here and candidate biographies may be found here.

Training with Technology

Are you interested in learning new technologies, software programs and other personal development skills at your own pace? Learn how to use Lynda.com online technology training videos without being locked into a class schedule. In this short 30 minute presentation Training will cover how to access and navigate through the wealth of Lynda.com videos that are completely free to ALL UW-Whitewater employees and students. Access these videos from any computer, 24/7, and explore the wealth of technology training videos available to you at UW-Whitewater! A small snapshot of topics available through Lynda.com include a multitude of common software programs, digital photography, communication and productivity skills and many other areas of interest. Sessions will be at 10AM and 2PM on April 28th. We hope one of these times will fit your schedule. Click HERE to view the flyer for a link to sign up. We look forward to seeing you there!

University Staff Recognition and Retirement Dinner

The University Staff Council invites you to join us in honoring this year's university staff retirees, recipients of the University Staff Excellence Award and nominees.  The University Staff Recognition and Retirement Dinner will be Thursday, April 30.  The deadline to register for the dinner is April 16, 2015.  Please download a reservation form here: http://www.uww.edu/Documents/usc/2015%20RR%20Reservation%20Form%20for%20color%20printer.pdf

This year's retirees include:

CAROL HINNERS, HPERC, 14 years
JOLENE KRAHN, Chemistry, 20 years
ESTHER VANGALDER, iCIT, 35 years
PATRICIA WAEGE, Registrar, 21 years
BRYAN BIDWELL, FPM, 27 years
DAVID FLOYD, FPM, 26 years
ADRIAN HAHN, FPM, 26 years
RAYMOND KORPELA, FPM, 28 years
LUANNE SCHINDLER, Financial Services, 21 years
CARLA VOSBURG, Academic Advising & Exploration Center, 20 years
JOHN BETZ, Rec Sports, 13 years
TONY BROWN, University Center, 35 years
MARY CASTLE, Health & Counseling Services, 15 1/2 years
JEFFREY EYSNOGLE, Residence Life, 26 1/2 years
RITA KAROLCZAK, University Center Facilities Management, 10 years
GREG MARTI, Residence Life, 11 years
MARY MAUSER, Residence Life, 10 years
SHARON WISCH, Residence Life, 21 years
BRUCE MEISNER, Residence Life, 17 years
ROSS SPRAGUE, Residence Life, 18 years

The 2015 recipients of the University Staff Excellence Award are:

Miguel Aranda, University Services Program Associate, University Honors and Undergraduate Research Programs

Janice Nordin, Veteran’s Benefits Coordinator, Registrar’s office

More information about the event may be found here, http://www.uww.edu/usc/excellence-awards.

University Staff Council Social Crew

The University Staff Council's Programming Committee, in an effort to foster networking and friendships among the the university/classified staff population at UW-Whitewater is hosting Social Crew events throughout the rest of this spring semester.  Events will take place twice a month off-campus with times geared towards shift changes to hopefully accommodate the most schedules.  Additional events scheduled for the semester are:  

  • Thursday, April 16 at 3pm, Coyote Grill
  • Wednesday, May 6 at 4pm, Cold Spring Inn
  • Thursday, May 21 at 3pm, Coyote Grill  

Individuals are welcome to stop by right away, or at any time; Representatives from the University Staff Council will be on hand for the first hour or two during each scheduled gathering. Not sure who your USC representatives are or who to look for? Look for our Social Crew Logo copied below.  Hope to see you there! 

The purpose of the USC Programming committee is to provide programming to general members that address educational, work-related, and campus-oriented information. Our goal is to enhance professional development, learning opportunities and dissemination of information as it pertains to the interest of the membership. If you are interested in sitting on the committee, please contact Mary Kaster at kasterm@uww.edu or Liz Woolever at wooleve@uww.edu

UWW Social Crew

UW-Whitewater Chancellor Search

For current and up-to-date information on the search and screen process, please visit  their webpage http://www.uww.edu/chancellor-search http://www.uww.edu/chancellor-searchhttp://www.uww.edu/chancellor-search

University Personnel System Update

New personnel rules and policies will take effect July 1, 2015.  The UPS Policy Committee is working on individual policies and looking for input and participation from all classified staff.  

Click the link to the left to view update information and links for additional information.   

Facebook Page

The University Staff Council is now on Facebook.  The page is for classified staff members to interact with each other and their representatives on USC Council about issues that affect employment or to share information with each other.  USC Council and committee members will also share events and resources and add files that are relevant to classified employees.  More information may be found at the Facebook link.

In the Spotlight

Liz WooleverElizaBeth Woolever, Chancellor's Office

Elizabeth has been employed at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for 6 years now. She previously worked in the University Center Reservations Office and has been with the Chancellor's Office for the last 4 years.....Read More

Brittany ClarkBrittany Clark, iCIT

Brittany has worked for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for approximately 2 ½ years in the iCIT Department. She began as a student employee in the IT Supply Chain Management Department and was recommended for a position in AIS.....Read More

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