Yearly Archives: 2012

12/21/2012 - Holiday e-card spotlights UW-Green Bay, student Wind Ensemble

This year’s holiday e-greeting to alumni, donors and friends of UW-Green Bay is set to the joyous music of “The Nutcracker” as performed by the University Wind Ensemble under the energetic direction of Prof. Kevin Collins. It’s a clip from their Dec. 11 holiday concert offering 60 seconds of delightful music with scenes from the […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 21, 2012 at 11:59am in News by Christopher Sampson

12/21/2012 - Serious remembrance: Carillon rings at UW-Green Bay for Sandy Hook 26

UW-Green Bay was among thousands of institutions and individuals state-and nation-wide that paused this morning to remember last week’s tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School. At 8:30 a.m. local time, precisely one week after the shooting, the Weidner Memorial Carillon pealed 26 times, once for each victim who died in the attack at the school. […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 21, 2012 at 11:58am in News by Christopher Sampson

12/21/2012 - Garden Café open during winter break

Individuals looking for a morning cup of coffee or lunch options can head to the Garden Café in the Cofrin Library.  The location will be open Monday to Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (once we’re past the Monday-Tuesday closures of Christmas and New Year’s weeks). Stop in and say hello to Dianne and […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 21, 2012 at 11:56am in Announcements by Christopher Sampson

12/21/2012 - Alien sign at UW-Green Bay?

Weird reflection? A Roswell self-portrait? An apocalyptic apparition? We have no reason to believe the photo has been doctored. It was captured recently on a building facade (Mary Ann Cofrin Hall) at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, in the campus quad area bounded by MAC Hall, the University Union, the Cofrin Library and the Student […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 21, 2012 at 11:54am in News by Nancy Matzke

12/21/2012 - Congratulations to Wardle, Phoenix on Marquette win

With a stifling zone defense, another standout performance (20 points) by electric sophomore point guard Keifer Sykes, and some key plays late by center Alec Brown, the UW-Green Bay men’s basketball team posted its biggest win of the Coach Brian Wardle era Wednesday night at the Resch Center. The Phoenix upset Marquette 49-47 in front […]

12/21/2012 - Prepping for UW showdown, Borseth gets visit from ESPN.com

In the middle of a two-game homestand, head coach Kevin Borseth and the Green Bay women’s basketball team (7-2) are hard at work preparing to host rival Wisconsin (7-3) on Sunday (Dec. 23) at 7 p.m. During the team’s recent 10-day break over finals week, ESPN’s Graham Hays interviewed Borseth about his return to small-town […]

12/21/2012 - Campus is open for business Friday

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay officials report that as of 5:30 a.m. today (Friday, Dec. 21), roads on and near campus are in decent winter driving condition following yesterday’s snowfall. Crews are continuing to tidy up with plowing and sanding but it should be a normal business day as employees report for work. Kelly Franz, the […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 21, 2012 at 6:00am in News by Christopher Sampson

12/20/2012 - UW-Green Bay campus closes early on Dec. 20

UPDATE, 6 a.m. Friday, Dec. 21 — University of Wisconsin-Green Bay officials report that as of 5:30 a.m. today (Friday, Dec. 21), roads on and near campus are in decent winter driving condition following yesterday’s snowfall. Crews are continuing to tidy up with plowing and sanding but it should be a normal business day as […]

Posted Thu, Dec. 20, 2012 at 10:58am in News by Christopher Sampson

12/20/2012 - Employees reminded to use own judgment on reporting to work

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay officials monitoring the major winter storm today (Thursday, Dec. 20) report that as of 6 a.m. campus roads and major arterials were mostly clear and city bus service is up and running. Employees, as always, should use their own judgment about whether they can safely travel to campus or whether they […]

Posted Thu, Dec. 20, 2012 at 6:33am in News by Christopher Sampson