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Tower at Sunset Final Implementation Schedule: Title and Total Compensation Project Posted 12:55 p.m. Tuesday, July 27, 2021 The UW System wide Title and Total Compensation (TTC) project is now in its final stages with a full implementation date scheduled for November 7, 2021.    Read more about Final Implementation Schedule: Title and Total Compensation Project Well Wisconsin $150 Wellness Incentive Posted 12:25 p.m. Thursday, July 22, 2021 August Employer Sponsored Activity -- Sustainability BINGO Read more about $150 Wellness Incentive Sustainable Fishing Well Wisconsin Radio: Let’s Talk Sustainable Fishing in Wisconsin Posted 9:29 a.m. Thursday, July 22, 2021 Tune into to Well Wisconsin Radio Read more about Well Wisconsin Radio: Let’s Talk Sustainable Fishing in Wisconsin ETF ETF Learning Opportunity/Update - September 2021 Webinars Posted 10:14 a.m. Tuesday, July 20, 2021 September 2021 Webinars Read more about ETF Learning Opportunity/Update - September 2021 Webinars UW System July Policy Action Summary Posted 7:41 a.m. Monday, July 19, 2021 Please find attached the July Policy Action Summary. It details policy work completed between June 11, 2021 and July 16, 2021. This includes: Read more about July Policy Action Summary Employee Trust Funds ETF Update: Webinar: Happy Wallet Happy Life Posted 2:14 p.m. Thursday, July 15, 2021 Our wallets are a lifeline to our money, a keeper of receipts and pictures of our loved ones. Have you ever gotten curious about what your wallet says about you and your money habits? Read more about ETF Update: Webinar: Happy Wallet Happy Life UW-La Crosse Campus 403(b) Communications Subcommittee Meeting Friday, July 16, 2021 Posted 4:25 p.m. Wednesday, July 14, 2021 The 403(b) Program will have a subcommittee meeting on Friday, July 16, 2021 at 10:00am. Read more about 403(b) Communications Subcommittee Meeting Friday, July 16, 2021 Employee Trust Funds ETF Update: New Well Wisconsin Resource for Members Posted 1:49 p.m. Wednesday, July 14, 2021 Members participating in the in the Group Health Insurance Program can now access up-to-date Well Wisconsin program information, no log in required. Read more about ETF Update: New Well Wisconsin Resource for Members Employee Trust Funds ETF Update: When Was Your Last Financial Fitness Checkup? Posted 10:43 a.m. Wednesday, July 14, 2021 When Was Your Last Financial Fitness Checkup? Read more about ETF Update: When Was Your Last Financial Fitness Checkup? UW System SYS Policy Communication Survey Follow-Up Posted 8:07 a.m. Wednesday, July 14, 2021 In March of this year, the Office of Administrative Policies distributed a virtual survey to stakeholders within UW System Administration (UWSA) and at UW institutions to obtain input on our current system administrative policy practices. Read more about SYS Policy Communication Survey Follow-Up

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Jaclyn Wisinski

Jaclyn Wisinski, Biology, co-authored the article "Prostaglandin EP3 Receptor signaling is required to prevent insulin hypersecretion and metabolic dysfunction in a non-obese mouse model of insulin resistance" in American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology & Metabolism published on July 6 by American Physiological Society. Jaclyn Wisinski published a research article describing how elimination of the membrane protein EP3 causes excessive insulin secretion and metabolic disruptions in healthy mice. Most of the experiments for this publication were conducted by undergraduates and PhD students under Jaclyn's direction at UW-Madison School of Medicine, in collaboration with Michelle Kimple, PhD.

Submitted on: July 20

Tushar Das

Tushar Das, Mathematics & Statistics, authored the article "Extremality and dynamically defined measures, part II: Measures from conformal dynamical systems" in Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems published on June 30 by Cambridge University Press. This article, written in collaboration with L. Fishman (UNT), D. Simmons (York) and M. Urbanski (UNT), follows [Extremality and dynamically defined measures, part I: Diophantine properties of quasi-decaying measures. Selecta Math. 24(3) (2018), 2165–2206]. TD's research on this project was supported in part by a 2014-2015 UWL Faculty Research Grant.

Submitted on: July 10