Category: In the News
Good afternoon, Earlier this month, Operational Excellence was invited to present at the SACUBO (Southern Association of College and University Business Officers) Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas. Rick Wernoski, Suzie Baker, and Candace Reynolds used the Future of Work project as a case study to share how OE approaches … Continued
Delegates and campus leaders engaged in frank, meaningful dialogue at this month’s meeting.
The University introduces a plan to support equitable and consistent approaches to flexible work arrangements for non-faculty employees.
Employee Forum delegates heard details about when employees will see this year’s raise and a one-time bonus, though it will likely be in the first two months of the new year.
A diverse group of employees is focused on a big project, looking at how Carolina staff will work in the coming years….
Daily Tar Heel: Breaking down the changes in UNC’s undergraduate class enrollment process (September 27, 2021)
In preparation for spring 2022 class registration period, UNC has made changes to its undergraduate class enrollment process.
Daily Tar Heel: New website simplifies job search and payment for student employees (November 7, 2019)
A new website is now available to all student employees at UNC. The site serves as a central hub for information and resources regarding finding a job and getting hired on campus.
The University has a new Travel and Expense site to help employees learn more about travel planning and reimbursement. The cross-campus Operational Excellence Travel and Expense Design Team developed these resources in partnership with University Travel Services.
Four staff members were singled out for outstanding contributions to the advancement of Operational Excellence’s mission and goals.
The Adams School of Dentistry, rated the No. 3 dental school in the world, has embarked on an aspirational journey to “move beyond excellence” and transform the school into the global model for oral health.
Faculty and staff are already seeing the positive impact of Operational Excellence, the provost’s initiative to reimagine the University’s business practices, one year after the campus-wide effort began.
Rick Wernoski selected to participate in the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) 2019-20 Fellows Program.
Senior Vice Provost for Business Operations Rick Wernoski reviews the early successes of Operational Excellence and outlines the challenges ahead.
Change is coming. Carolina Excellence, the provost’s initiative to reimagine the University’s administrative functions, is transitioning from the pilot phase and will be rolling out across campus in the coming months.
During the Nov. 7 meeting of the Employee Forum, Senior Vice Provost for Business Operations Rick Wernoski announced that the Provost’s Office has begun work on the new model, which he described as “a journey to excellence.”