June 21, 2018, by UNH IT Staff
(L-R) Amy Maltagliati, Lean trainer Dag Vlahos, and Dan McCleod
On Friday, June 1, Amy Maltagliati from Granite State College and Dan McCleod from UNH Professional Development and Training both obtained their Lean Black Belts from the State of New Hampshire. Both Amy and Dan engaged the long road to their achievements by first taking the UNH Intro to Lean Class, moving through the Yellow Belt Training, and receiving their Green Belt certifications through the lens of facilitators over...
June 15, 2018, by UNH IT Staff
The latest class of Lean Yellow Belts celebrate their certification on June 13, 2018
On June 13, 2018, 13 UNH and USNH staff members received their Lean Yellow Belt Certifications. Teams comprised higher education staff from UNH technology, UNH human resources, USNH project management, and USNH partnership and shared services.
As a group, teams used their four-day training session to further their understanding of the lean methodology and apply it to actual projects, with the goal of...
February 13, 2018, by UNH IT Staff
In January, the UNH Project Management Office (PMO) launched a new Lean website, which provides the University community quick access to resources and information about Lean at UNH. This new site provides insight as to how Lean can benefit the University community, while also providing instructional templates and training opportunities. The new, mobile-friendly Lean website also provides:
Profiles of Lean Green and Black Belts
Ability to search for trained, facilitators across UNH and USNH to...
August 1, 2017, by UNH IT Staff
New Hampshire Public Television, Room 223
Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 1:30pm-3:00pm
The UNH IT Project Management Office is offering a free Lean for Leaders series, which provides leaders with an awareness of Lean in higher education and what it means to lead in a Lean environment. It explores ways for leaders to further lean thinking at all levels of their organizations and throughout the University. Its intended audience includes anyone in a leadership role at USNH, UNH,...
April 25, 2017, by UNH IT Staff
Led by: Dagmar Vlahos , Jean Spear
NHPTV, Room 223
Thu., May 4, 2017, 9:00am-12:30pm
Introduction to Lean prepares professionals to participate on teams that are designed to improve, redesign, and create efficient, customer-focused business processes. Through the lens of Lean, starting with the basics enables you to make a difference in your work environment immediately.
Introduction to Lean class is designed to provide you with a fundamental understanding of Lean concepts. This...
February 27, 2017, by UNH IT Staff
Don't miss the First Quarterly Lean Network Meeting being held on March 8th at UNH. It is a great opportunity to stay engaged with what is going on with Lean.
Location: Squamscott/Cocheco - UNH Durham Campus - Holloway Commons Date and Time: Wed., March 8, 2017, 10:30am-12:00pm
Open to all Lean Practitioners (UNH, USNH, GSC, KSC, PSU, NHPTV)
Quarterly Lean Network Meeting is an opportunity to Network with other Lean practitioners, see what is going on in the Lean space, and learn new...
November 29, 2016, by UNH IT Staff
How UNH IT PMO Aided the MUB to Provide a Better Service to Our Students
Change takes on many shapes and sizes. In the case of the Granite Square Station (GSS), UNH’s student mailroom located in the MUB, a sea change in its daily inventory necessitated a complete rework of a system that had been in place for decades. Email and texts have replaced letters. Online catalogs have mostly replaced printed ones. And the tide of packages from Amazon, eBay, and other online retailers created a...
February 23, 2016, by UNH IT Staff
On Friday, March 4, UNH will host Change Counts: 2016 Annual New Hampshire Lean Summit. This event will be held at UNH in the Granite State Room, located in the Memorial Union Building, from 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM. A wide-range of experts will speak on how they’ve used Lean to help gain efficiencies, and awards will be presented by both the State of New Hampshire and UNH. Opportunities to network with others in the Lean world will be present throughout the day. The keynote speaker is Victoria...
September 24, 2015, by UNH IT Staff
Excited that another Intro to Lean training is complete. Congrats to all who attended.
July 21, 2015, by UNH IT Staff
Lean Green Belt Certification participants
In June 2015, six UNH staff and one member of the State of New Hampshire Homeland Security completed their Lean Green Belt Certifications offered by the UNH Project Management Office (PMO).
Green Belt is additional training beyond Intro to Lean and Yellow Belt training where attendees learn how to guide a group through the Lean process. Attendees acquire facilitation skills and learn techniques to deal with a range of challenges when...