Yearly Archives: 2010

12/28/2010 - Students create board game for elderly

A group of UW-Green Bay freshmen is getting accolades for a class project. The students created a board game as part of a First-Year Seminar course. They also took their creation to an area nursing home where they learned valuable lessons from some residents. Robert Hornacek has more on the game, the project and students.

12/23/2010 - Update on search for new Dean of Professional Studies

The search committee for the Dean of Professional Studies would like to update the campus community on its progress.  Reports Prof. Timothy Kaufman of Education, the committee chair, “We have worked diligently in the search process over the last few months. We are currently in the midst of reducing the pool of candidates and engaged […]

Posted Thu, Dec. 23, 2010 at 4:12pm in News by Christopher Sampson

12/23/2010 - United Way campaign deadline is Thursday the 30th

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Tom Harden and campus campaign chair Rick Warpinski have been reminding faculty and staff that the 2010 Brown County United Way is wrapping up. University employees can help put an already successful drive over the top with a strong showing. Members of the UW-Green Bay community are encouraged to consider a gift […]

12/23/2010 - More on Chancellor's Medallion recipients

Six graduating seniors at UW-Green Bay received Chancellor’s Medallions in ceremonies on Friday, Dec. 17. The medallions recognize academic achievement and leadership demonstrated through campus and community involvement over the course of the students’ UW-Green Bay careers. Honorees are:

 • Cassandra Byerly, Milwaukee, who graduated with degrees in Elementary Education and Spanish, summa cum laude. […]

Posted Thu, Dec. 23, 2010 at 4:08pm in News by Christopher Sampson

12/23/2010 - Reminder on Almost, Maine benefit show on Jan. 3

The UW-Green Bay Theatre production Almost, Maine will have a final local performance before heading off to competition at the American College Theater Festival’s regional festival in Lansing, Mich., in January. Here’s a reminder that, before the regional competition, UW-Green Bay Theatre will perform a public benefit performance on Monday, Jan. 3, 2011 at 7:30 […]

12/23/2010 - New York Times: Show became a hit after it closed on Broadway


Thanks, Theatre Prof. Emeritus Jack Frisch, for forwarding us this link on the success story that is the contemporary romantic comedy Almost, Maine. It had a rocky run on Broadway but became a hit when it became available to college and regional theatre companies. See the NYT article.

Posted Thu, Dec. 23, 2010 at 4:05pm in News by Christopher Sampson

12/23/2010 - SBDC offers conflict resolution program

The UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center is offering “Resolving Organizational Conflict,” a two-day management program focused on conflict resolution strategies, taking place Jan. 19 and 20. All courses are $425 per person. For complete details on the certificate series or individual programs, call the SBDC at (920) 496-2117 or visit www.uwgb.edu/sbdc.

12/23/2010 - Big win for Phoenix men, at Wyoming

Finding itself in another hole in the second half, this time on the road, UW-Green Bay (6-7) went seven-for-seven on threes and held the Cowboys without a field goal over the final 11:46 to rally for a 68-62 road victory over Wyoming (6-7) Wednesday night in Laramie, Wyo.  Rahmon Fletcher led the Phoenix with 21 […]

Posted Thu, Dec. 23, 2010 at 4:00pm in News by Christopher Sampson

12/23/2010 - Press-Gazette: No news on assault investigation

A two-month investigation into an alleged sexual assault by two Green Bay soccer players will go into January because of the state Crime Laboratory, Brown County District Attorney John Zakowski said this week. See the Green Bay Press-Gazette story.

Posted Thu, Dec. 23, 2010 at 4:00pm in News by Christopher Sampson

12/23/2010 - Six at UW-Green Bay win Chancellor's Medallions

Six graduating seniors at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay received Chancellor’s Medallions in ceremonies on Friday, Dec. 17. The medallions recognize academic achievement and leadership demonstrated through campus and community involvement over the course of the students’ UW-Green Bay careers.