Thursday, January 20, 2011

Chancellor's mid-year forum set for Jan. 25

All UW-Eau Claire employees and students are invited to a mid-year forum with Chancellor Brian Levin-Stankevich and his executive team at 3:30 p.m. Jan. 25 in Schofield Auditorium. For more information, contact Tanya Kenney, University Senate, at or 715-836-3419.

Webinar on retirement investing set for Feb. 7, 8

T. Rowe Price is sponsoring a Webinar titled "Retirement Investing from Beginning to End" Feb. 7 and 8. UW-Eau Claire employees can watch the presentation from their own computers and listen to the audio portion by telephone. The 40-minute program is a comprehensive presentation that explains asset classes, reviews the concepts of risk and return, and can help staff members make the most of their investment choices. More information is available online.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Faculty/Staff Appreciation passes available for Blugold athletics events

As a thank you to the many faculty and staff who have directly or indirectly supported UW-Eau Claire's 580 student-athletes and athletics program, the UW-Eau Claire Student Affairs division announces the availability of complimentary Faculty/Staff Appreciation passes, good for two-person admissions to four Blugold athletics home competitions during the 2010-11 academic year. The passes provide general admission seating for regular season games only. (Per NCAA/WIAC policies, complimentary admission is not allowed for post-season play.)

The passes are good for sporting events for which admission fees are charged: football, women's volleyball, men's and women's ice hockey, men's and women's basketball, gymnastics, mens and women's swimming and diving, and wrestling. Faculty/Staff Appreciation passes are available at the Service Center in the east lobby of Davies Center. Just show your faculty/staff Blugold Card to receive your pass, and then check the Blugold athletics schedules online to decide which events to attend. Go Blugolds!

Investment counseling to be offered

TIAA-CREF graphic TIAA-CREF consultants will be available to discuss financial matters with UW-Eau Claire employees from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Jan. 25 in the Badger Room of Davies Center and from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Jan. 26 and 27 in the Birchwood Room of Davies Center. Call 800-732-8353 to schedule an appointment. More information.

Continuing Education offerings

Connecting campus and community. Continuing Education serves a wide variety of nontraditional students. Following are links to news releases about upcoming Continuing Education programs:
Additional information can be found on the Continuing Education website or by calling 715-836-3636.