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Join the FP&M EID Team

The FP&M Engagement, Incusion, and Diversity (EID) team is recruiting new members from both the Physical Plant and Environment, Health, and Safety departments. If you are interested, please contact Rob Shively (robert. shively@wisc.edu; 263-9134) or …

USMS & UWPD Commend Templin and Gray

United States Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor recently made a day-long visit to the UW-Madison campus. The UW-Madison Police Department assisted the US Marshal Service with logistics and protection. During the course of the visit, …

Using the UW Library System

Working on the UW-Madison campus provides you with low- or no-cost access to a wide range of resources and services, including the campus libraries. Anyone with a current, valid UW-Madison ID can borrow materials from …

Employee Resources

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From the Desk of the AVC

Bill Elvey, Associate Vice Chancellor Now that the students have returned and temperatures have moderated, I wanted to thank all of you for your hard work during the summer months to make sure that the …

In Memoriam

Ninakynyetta Newton passed away on August 28, after a severe car accident in May. She was a second- shift custodian. John Magnuson passed away at the end of August at age 54. He was a …

FP&M 2016-2017 EID Plan

The FP&M divisional Engagement, Inclusion & Diversity (EID) team recently published the 2016-2017 EID Plan Update. This plan incorporates the results of the 2016 EID survey and identifies seven priorities for increasing engagement, inclusion, and diversity within FP&M. …

2016 Partners in Giving Campaign

Gary Brown, Director–Campus Planning and Landscape Architecture Once again, FP&M employees will have the opportunity to Give a Little–Change A Lot as part of the annual Partners in Giving Campaign for state employees. This year, …

FP&M 2016-2017 Annual Plan

The FP&M Leadership Team recently finalized the 2016-2017 Annual Plan, which includes five internal goals and fifteen campus service goals for the current fiscal year. As part of this effort, an update to the 2015-2016 Annual …

Safety: It’s the Way We Work

Rob Lamppa, Executive Director–Physical Plant Now that everyone is back on campus for the fall semester—including students, faculty, and staff—I’d like to encourage all of us to be mindful and careful as we all move …

From the Desk of the AVC

Bill Elvey, Associate Vice Chancellor Spring is upon us, this year’s  graduates have undergone commencement, and we are headed into a busy summer at Facilities Planning & Management. The 2016 VCFA Engagement, Inclusion, & Diversity …

Tuition Reimbursement Policy Issued

FP&M has updated the Tuition Reimbursement policy and the process for requesting reimbursement. In order to request tuition reimbursement, please follow these steps: Fill out the UW-Madison Reimburesment Request for Career-Related Coursework or Training: ohr.wisc.edu/ docs/EmployeeCourseworkTrainingRequestForm.pdf. …

Tree Planting in the Lakeshore Nature Preserve

As part of the All Campus Day of Service on April 27, 2016, staff from the Lakeshore Nature Preserve(managed by by FP&M Campus Planning and Landscape Architecture) and Physical Plant–Grounds teamed up with student volunteers for …

Two Physical Plant Units Renamed

Rob Lamppa, Executive Director—Physical Plant As part of our ongoing effort to better communicate with our campus customers and more effectively represent the services that we provide, we have decided  to rename two Physical Plant …

Get Outside with Outdoor UW

Outdoor UW is the university community’s home for outdoor recreation. As a UW employee, you can rent paddling and camping equipment, practice yoga on the Terrace or on the lake, and learn from experienced instructors. …