A list of all currently available job openings
and additional information about each position, including application
procedures, may be found on the Academic
Affairs employment opportunities Web site.
NET to sponsor 'Pizza, Pop
& Parents' event
UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff with children
are invited to "Pizza, Pop & Parents" Friday, Oct.
10 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Carson Park's Oak
Pavilion. The event is sponsored by the Network for Excellence in Teaching.
For more information, contact Lisa
LaSalle at firstname.lastname@example.org or 836-3805.
'Math for Young Achievers'
to begin in October
“Math for Young Achievers,” a course
for children ages 5-15 who have exceptional abilities in mathematics
will be offered Saturday mornings Oct. 11 through Dec. 13, with the
exception of Nov. 29, from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. in Hibbard Hall. Course
tuition is $195 and includes materials. To register or for more information,
call Continuing Education at 836-3636. Students also may register on-site
at the first class session. Full
Business Services announcements
University procurement card
Cardholders are reminded to review card
usage policies and use the card appropriately. If you have questions
regarding policy or procedures, contact Penny
Odell at email@example.com or 836-5171; or Vickie
Gardner at firstname.lastname@example.org or 836-4528.
Business Office no longer
accepts credit cards for tuition, fees, room and board
Due to greatly increased costs to the university, the Business
Office stopped accepting credit cards for payment of tuition, fees,
room and board as of July 1, 2003. Electronic payments via bank transfer
still can be made online or by calling 1-866-364-4178. More information
can be found online.
Credit cards continue to be accepted at such campus
locations as the University Bookstore, the Blugold Card Office, the
Service Center and at Continuing Education.
modernization discussions to begin
Over the next two months, staff members from the Teaching and Learning
Technology Development Center and Facilities Planning and Management
will meet with department chairs and deans to identify classroom technology
needs. Allocated funds from classroom modernization and classroom renovation
budgets are used to upgrade and replace existing classroom technology
as well as new technology installations and classroom improvements.
Faculty and teaching staff who are aware of existing
or upcoming needs for technology in classrooms are encouraged to communicate
these needs to their department chairs. The department chairs will assist
TLTDC staff members in deciding how budgets can be used most effectively
Once a final plan has been approved, planning, research
and purchasing of new technology will begin, with many of the upgrades,
replacements and installations occurring next summer.
For more information, contact John
Lee at email@example.com or 836-5635.
Education/UW Extension to offer seminar on managing projects and project
UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education/UW Extension will present “Managing
Projects & Project Teams,” a two-day seminar designed for
managers, team leaders and supervisors. The seminar will be offered
Oct. 8-9 at Sweetwaters Restaurant
in Eau Claire. The instructor, Michael Kiefer, led a high-output multi-million
dollar DNA fingerprinting lab and directed the Powermind System Project.
He is a successful author and well-known tactical leadership trainer.
tuition program deadline announced
The deadline for submitting differential
tuition funding proposals for the 2004-05 academic year
to deans, assistant vice chancellors and associate vice chancellors
for their review is Oct. 7.
More information can be found on the Academic
Affairs Web site.