I can’t ever remember a time when I haven’t loved school. I LOVE a learning environment. I deeply believe that we are all learners – always and forever.
UW Green Bay has you covered. I had the opportunity to catch up with Nicole Virant, Program Specialist, to learn about what UW Green Bay offers, and what you can expect to find at their booth in the Expo Hall at the 2023 Wisconsin SHRM State Conference.
Q1: Tell us a little about yourself. What is your role with UW and what part of your job are you most passionate about?
A1: Hello everyone! My name is Nicole Virant and I’m a program specialist with UW-Green Bay. I love helping educate others through our customized training, certificate programs and conferences!
Q2: What information can attendees expect to find at the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay booth in the expo hall?
A2: The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay booth will offer information on several professional development programs and opportunities, including our brand-new Human Resources Certificate! Our Continuing Education and Community Engagement Division offers various certificate programs as well as customized training development and continuing education units for many industries, so we are excited to share how we can support human resources professionals around Wisconsin!
Q3: What is one educational aspect of University of Wisconsin – Green Bay that you think is truly unique?
A3: One educational aspect that is unique to our team is our ability to collaborate with organizations on creating exceptional learning opportunities. Our division currently serves 80,000 professionals in continuing education and professional development capacities, but it is our ability to work with organizations to ensure that their T&D needs are met that sets us apart.
Q4: What degree and/or certificate programs do you offer that may be of interest to emerging and veteran HR professionals?
A4: We are so excited to present our Human Resources Non-Credit Certificate! This program was created with assistance by regional SHRM organizations, taught by regional subject matter experts in various industries, and will offer participants SHRM Recertification Units. All sessions will be offered live online with a focus on collaborative learning and communication. Registration will start soon, with the first sessions starting in February of 2024.
Q5: When and how would a company and/or prospective student connect with University of Wisconsin – Green Bay?
A5: Anyone who is interested in connecting with us can reach out to email@example.com and we can help get you to the right place!
Q6: What are you most looking forward to at this year’s Wisconsin SHRM Conference?
A6: We are excited to share our new program and make connections with the people we are here to support!
Be sure to connect with Nicole Virant on LinkedIn, and stop by the booth for an introduction and to learn more about how you and/or your organization can benefit for the learning opportunities at UW Green Bay.
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