UWG Daily Report
• The strategic planning facilitators will be conducting a series of meetings to discuss the 2014-2020 UWG Strategic Plan. Join the team at one of the following sessions in the Campus Center Ballroom, 108.1:
Open Forum: Thursday, February 13, 3-4 p.m., Ballroom
Open Forum: Friday, February 14, 9-10 a.m., Ballroom
Open Forum: Wednesday, February 19, 2-3 p.m., Ballroom
Open Forum: Monday, February 24, 3-4 p.m., Ballroom
Open Forum: Thursday, February 27, 10-11 a.m., Ballroom
• Employee Engagement Survey Still Open!
If you haven't yet completed the survey, please do so as soon as possible.Your honest, interested and engaged participation is critical to the success of this project. If you did not receive an email with a passcode and survey link, please email Jennifer Parker at 404-586-2309. Click here for more information.
• “Black Women have participated in defending this nation and their work has been mostly unrecognized.” Come and screen a documentary entitled Sista’ Soldier sponsored by the Center for Diversity and Inclusion on Tuesday, February 11, at 7,pm in the Campus Center room 108.2. The documentary highlights five modern day African American women speaking about their highs and lows of gender relations in the military and their overall perspective on military life. This documentary is written, produced, and directed by Yvette Jackson, Retired Air Force Master Sergeant. For additional information, please contact our office at 678-839-5400. Co-sponsors: History Department and Student Veterans Association.
• Ingram Library will host the national traveling exhibit Abraham Lincoln: A Man of His Time, a Man for All Times. Opening on Lincoln’s birthday, February 12, the exhibit will be on display through March 7.
This exhibit will include two programs on Lincoln’s life and legacy, both presented in Ingram Library. On Tuesday, February 18, at 7 pm, Auburn University professor Dr. Kenneth Noe will present, “Lincoln: The War President Revisited.” On Thursday, February 27, at 11 am, UWG's Dr. Keith Bohannon and Dr. Keith Hebert will engage in a conversation – and a dialogue with the audience – on the theme of “Lincoln: The Road to Emancipation.” Special public parking will be available in the Townsend Center gated lot one hour prior to each program.
• iStrategy PeopleSoft Report training will be held on Friday, February 14, at 2 pm in Row Hall room 319. This training will instruct users on using the iStartegy tool in PeopleSoft to develop budget status reports for analyzing budget to actuals and balances remaining as well as trends and patterns. Pre-registration and completion of the Security Request Form is required.
For more information and to register, please visit the Center for Business Excellence website.
• A training session for entering travel expense reports through the PeopleSoft Financials Travel and Expense module will be held on February 17 at 10 am in Row Hall room 319. Participants will receive instruction on registering for a PeopleSoft account and entering travel expense reports into the Travel and Expense module. This is an instructor led class. No data entry will be completed in class. Visit the University Meetings and Trainings tab on the Events Calendar to register.