Following are new employment opportunities at UW-Eau Claire. 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.
• Athletics: Athletic trainer (47 percent) — 836-2022.
• Foreign Languages: Assistant professor of Spanish — 836- 4549.
Nominations sought for classified staff award
The Classified Staff Awards Committee invites nominations for the Excellence in Performance Award to be given in fall 2005. The UW-Eau Claire Foundation will present $1,500 to the award recipient. Faculty, staff or students may nominate a permanent full-time or part-time (50 percent or more) member of the classified staff for the award. Nominations should be forwarded to the Classified Staff Awards Committee, Chancellor’s Office, Schofield 204, by April 18. For additional information or nomination forms, call 836-2327.
Spring Break parking enforcement
UW-Eau Claire Parking and Transportation Services has issued its Spring Break parking enforcement information, which will be in effect Monday, March 21, through Monday, March 28.
Senior Americans’ Day set for March 22
The 17th Annual Senior Americans' Day program will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, in Davies Center at UW-Eau Claire. The theme this year is "Made in Wisconsin — A Positively Ageless Experience."
The program offers more than 40 workshops on a wide range of topics, including biking, computers, the environment, beauty, spirituality, organizing clutter, travel, Tai Chi, health and finance. Richard "Moose" Speros, former secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Tourism, will be the keynote speaker. He and his family currently operate the Tiger Musky Lodge in Couderay.
The cost for the program is $25 per person and includes materials, continental breakfast and lunch. Music will be provided by the Forever Young Choir. Full story, including registration information.
Blugold swim teams to offer lessons
The UW-Eau Claire men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams will offer swim lessons during four different three-week sessions this spring. Lessons are open to individuals of any age and swimming ability. Individuals will be enrolled in either a beginner class or a class specializing in the four competitive strokes.
Registered individuals will receive six 50-minute swim lessons at the McPhee pool from Blugold swim team members who specialize in stroke technique and stroke perfection. Classes will be held Mondays and Wednesdays March 28-April 13 or April 18-May 4 from 6 to 7 p.m. or 7 to 8 p.m.; or Tuesdays and Thursdays March 29-April 14 or April 19-May 5 from 4 to 5 p.m. or 5 to 6 p.m.
Cost is $35 per person. Checks should be made payable to UW-Eau Claire. The registration deadline is March 28. For additional information or to register, contact Tammy Normand at firstname.lastname@example.org or 836-2546.
March issue of McIntyre Library's e-newsletter available online
The March issue of McIntyre Library's electronic newsletter McIntyre Library Advantage now is available online. The newsletter will be published monthly by McIntyre Library staff members. For more information, contact Christopher Cox at email@example.com or 836-4454.
Free foreign language classes for children to be held
UW-Eau Claire students currently enrolled in the curriculum and instruction course "Teaching Foreign Languages in Grades 1-9" will offer free introductory French and Spanish classes for children in grades 1 through 5. Classes will meet Thursdays, March 17-May 12, from 4:10 to 4:50 p.m. in Hibbard Hall. Classes will not be held March 24, during UW-Eau Claire's spring recess. For more information, contact Paul Hoff at firstname.lastname@example.org or 836-4437. To enroll a child, call Judy Ramsey at 836-4287.
Continuing Education offerings
Connecting campus and community — Continuing Education serves a wide variety of nontraditional students. Following is a link to news releases about upcoming programs offered by UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education.
• Supervisory Management Classes Offered by UW-Eau Claire in April.
• Dalcroze Eurhythmics Offered by UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education.
Additional information can be found on the Continuing Education Web site or by calling (715) 836-3636.
'Pink Sheet' Notice of Meetings
The Notice of Meetings (pink sheet) is available online. Click here to find the link to the current week's meetings. Meetings for the following week will be posted Wednesday afternoon. If you frequently refer to the Notice of Meetings, consider saving the Notice of Meetings link in your Web browser's Favorites.