News for Faculty and Staff

Tue
Jul
03
Mann (Art) Celebrates 15 Years of Family Scholars Program
UW Art Department Administrator Lori Mann Carey celebrates 15 years of helping students overcome barriers with the Mann Scholars Program.
Fri
Jun
08
Heintz (Dance) Led Workshops at International Theatre Conference
Claude Heintz, the Dance Department's theatre director, recently presented a lecture and workshop at a conference on theatre for children and youth in Lund, Sweden.
Wed
May
09
MERIT Staff Share Story Time at Allied Drive Community Center
Kindergarteners and first grade students participated in story time with MERIT staff members on April 16th in conjunction with the Allied Drive Community Center.
Wed
May
09
MERIT Staff Highlight Work at Conference Events
MERIT staff members have participated in several outreach events and conferences through poster sessions and presentations.
Wed
May
09
Crim (ERO) To Receive UW Outstanding Women of Color Award
The UW-Madison Outstanding Women of Color selection committee recently named Dawn Crim, Associate Dean for External Relations, as one of four recipients of their 2012 awards.
Tue
May
08
Summer Semester Reserves Requests due by June 1st
Summer semester reserves are due by June 1st in order to ensure preparation by the start of the semester.
Mon
May
07
Publish or Perish - Tool for Tracking Your Cited Work
If tenure is in your future, or you are merely trying to ascertain the impact of your scholarly writing, there is a tool you should be aware of! It's called Publish or Perish.
Mon
May
07
DoIT offers Engage Award: Situated Learning: Case, Story, Place
The Engage program is offering awards to faculty and instructors to create situated media in one of three genres: Interactive Case Scenario, Situated Documentary, and Primary/Field Research Activity.
Mon
May
07
WiscCal Migrates to New Calendar Software
On the weekend of June 2-3, the UW-Madison calendar system, WiscCal, will undergo a migration to a newer version of Oracle software.
Mon
Apr
09
MERIT News April 2012
MERIT News for April 2012.
Thu
Mar
08
Update from Dean Underwood on Educational Innovation
Dean Julie Underwood encourages faculty and staff to participate in School of Education educational innovation sessions and requests new proposals for the next session on March 23.
Mon
Mar
05
MERIT Library Asks for New Material Suggestions
MERIT Library is requesting material suggestions from faculty, staff, and students that specifically support School of Education class preparation, student teaching, and research.
Tue
Feb
28
Ward Announces Intercampus Grants Program
Interim Chancellor David Ward and UW-Milwaukee Chancellor Michael R. Lovell are pleased to announce the 2012-2013 UW-Madison/UW-Milwaukee Intercampus Research Incentive Grants Program.
Thu
Feb
23
CCBC Creates Subject Bibliography
The Cooperative Children's Book Center has created a new subject bibliography for middle and high school teachers dealing with text complexity.
Thu
Feb
23
Steinkuehler (C&I) Awarded Tenure
Constance Steinkuehler has been award tenure in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction.
Thu
Feb
23
Feedback Requested in HR Design Project Forums
The Human Resources Design Project is encouraging all faculty members to provide their input regarding the campus-wide effort to build a new, more effective personnel system at UW Madison.
Tue
Feb
21
Walker (Dance) and Gralnick (Art) Receive Professional Development Grants
Two outstanding School of Education faculty members, Lisa Gralnick and Christopher Walker, were awarded professional development grants for their impactful contributions to the university.
Tue
Jan
31
CCBC Webinar Discusses 2012 Young Adult Book Award Winners
The 2012 American Library Association Children's and Young Adult Literature Award winners were announced at the American Library Association Midwinter meeting in Dallas, Texas, on January 23.
Tue
Jan
31
Application Deadline: Horne Henry Fellowships
Nominations are now being solicited for two 2012-13 Virginia Horne Henry Wisconsin Distinguished Graduate Fellowships.
Tue
Jan
31
Application Deadline: Horne Henry Fund for Women's PE
Awards will be granted on the merits of the project and the close connection to the fundamental principles of Virginia Horne Henry's work. All faculty, staff and student organizations at UW-Madison are eligible to apply for funding.