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Administrative Announcements

UWM hosts Board of Regents June 4 and 5
Chancellor Mone will present to the board at 1:15 p.m. on Thursday, June 4 in the Wisconsin Room.

Save the Date: Chancellor's Inauguration, Oct. 2, 2015
The 9th Chancellor of UW-Milwaukee.

June 16 is UWM D2L Course Cleanup Deadline
All instructors who need to save information from UWM D2L course sites prior to the fall 2011 semester must do so before June 16, 2015.

UWM Gives to UWM
Your support increases scholarships and fellowships for deserving students, supports school, college or departmental initiatives, and improves programs in the library and athletics.

Director of the Accessibility Resource Center Search
The Search for the Director of the Accessibility Resource Center is now under way. Applications due June 5, 2015.


FYI

Parking available @ NWQ – $4/day.
Parking available to everyone at new introductory rates.

Monthly Wisconsin Deferred Compensation one on one counseling<
As a supplement to other retirement benefits or savings that you may have, the Wisconsin Deferred Compensation Program allows you to save and invest

Call for Nominations: UW System Awards
The Division of Global Inclusion and Engagement is soliciting applications for the UW System’s Women of Color and Dr. P.B. Poorman awards.

UWM Writing Center Open for the Summer
All UWM writers are welcome to work with qualified tutors, one on one, in person or online, in a confidential and welcoming environment.

Join the Town-Gown Showdown bicycle challenge
UWM riders are rising to the National Bike Challenge!

2015-2016 Parking Permits are now available
Learn about UWM 2015-2016 Parking & Transit Renewal Options.

NWQ Active Learning Classroom Applications
Applications are being solicited for teaching in an NWQ Active Learning Classroom in Spring 2016. Deadline is August 15.

Apply Now To Be A TEDxUWMilwaukee Speaker
Faculty and staff wanted for Oct. 3 event


Save the Date

(See also the PSOA Events Calendar)

May 27, 17th Annual Urban Initiatives Conference — Moving Forward Together: Achieving Collective Impact
The 17th Annual Urban Initiatives Conference will explore collective impact and how it fits in the Milwaukee tapestry of initiatives.

June 2, Wisconsin Health News Briefing
According to the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute, 80 percent of health outcomes are determined by factors outside of clinical care

Through June 13, Placing the Golden Spike: Landscapes of the Anthropocene
Placing the Golden Spike: Landscapes of the Anthropocene explores sites of environmental change, sharply focusing on the impact of human industry.


Best Place to Work

June 1, Community Engaged Scholars Network Summer Institute
Faculty and non-profit leaders will engage in conversation about future campus / community partnerships aimed at the public good.

UWM Employee Summer 6 Session Series Wellness Classes
Registration for Yoga and Zumba 6 Session Series Begins. Payment due by June 8.

June 18 – July 23, Summer Reading Group: Whistling Vivaldi
Join UWM colleagues over lunch to engage in discussion about Claude M. Steele’s acclaimed book, “Whistling Vivaldi.”


Professional Development

July 13, Online and Blended Teaching Program (Self-Paced: July Start)
Join us to learn how to develop an online or blended course in the full-online, self-paced version of the Online and Blended Teaching Program!

June 1, Community Engaged Scholars Network Summer Institute<
Faculty and non-profit leaders will engage in conversation about future campus / community partnerships aimed at the public good.

CETL Workshop Calendar
The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning CETL merges the Learning Technology Center (http://learningtechnologycenter.org/) and the Center for Instructional and Professional Development (http://cipd.uwm.edu).


From UITS

Curtin Hall Computing Lab to close
UWM Language Resource Center Digital Teaching and Learning facility to occupy Curtin CCL space.