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The Work West Bulletin

The Work West Bulletin will provide you with the information you need to get through your work week. To more effectively communicate pertinent information, the Work West Bulletin replaces the Daily Report. This bulletin is a visually interactive way to share important dates, deadlines, policy changes, and training information all in one place. The Work West Bulletin will be published weekly on Mondays to all faculty and staff.

Items can be submitted to the bulletin via email: Bulletin announcements (100 words or less) should be submitted by noon on Thursday before the following Monday's publishing date. All other events should be submitted to the official university Events Calendar. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact UCM. We hope that you will find it helpful and informative. We look forward to continuing to improve how we share the great news of UWG with you.

October 12
Academic/Event Scheduling Town Hall Meeting. Campus Center, room 302,
1 p.m.

* The Row Hall west wing elevator tower remains closed. Visitors to Row Hall should use the stairs. Additional ADA parking will be made available at the front of the building on University Drive.

Due to restroom renovation in Cobb Hall, 9 parking spaces on Front Campus Drive will be blocked in order to be used for dumpsters and support of the construction activities. These spaces are located on the west side of Cobb Hall and directly across from the service and handicapped spaces. It is anticipated that the construction on this side of the building will last a few more weeks.

* Policy/Procedure Development Comment Period
UWG has implemented a new process that allows faculty, staff, and students to review and comment on draft policies and some procedures before they become official. A comment period gives you the opportunity to have a voice in the development of those policies that may affect you as part of the campus community.

The Policy Committee has completed its draft on the First Amendment and Protected Activity on Campus procedures for the institution. It can be accessed on the Policies for Comment webpage through October 14.

Once you have reviewed the document, you may send any comments to

Mark your calendars for the next LDI dates:
  • Friday, November 4, 2016
  • Friday, February 10, 2017
  • Friday, May 5, 2017
The Center for Business Exellence will offer ePro Requester training the week of October 17. For instructions on how to register, visit the CBE Training Schedule website. To register for a training, log into DevelopWest and click on Instructor Led Training Sessions.


* Volunteer for ADAY
Each year, the Office of Annual Giving hosts ADAY, an annual Fall tradition that engages faculty, staff, the community, students, and alumni in an effort to give back, and show our UWG pride. ADAY is on October 20 this year. If you are interested in volunteering, please email James Tyson or call 9-4117.

* Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Are you a UWG faculty or staff who is also breast cancer survivor? The UCM communications team would like to hear from you! Please email Taylor Bryant for more details on how we would like to share your story of strength to help others.

* The Coliseum's Annual Report
The Coliseum would like to share last year's success with the entire campus. Click here to see their annual report.

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