Yearly Archives: 2014

12/22/2014 - ‘Dance of the Sugar Plum Phoenix’ makes holiday list

The website includes UW-Green Bay’s 2014 holiday e-card — the one with Phlash dancing the Nutcracker — on its annual roundup of featured institutional video cards. Look for it at Or see it as sent out to UW-Green Bay’s admssions contact list.  

12/22/2014 - Gifts create IAGLR scholarship in David Dolan’s name

The International Association for Great Lakes Research has announced establishment of a new scholarship honoring the memory of a top researcher and former UW-Green Bay faculty member. The David M. Dolan Scholarship will support a student conducting graduate research that uses applied mathematics to advance the quantitative understanding and management of the Great Lakes ecosystem. […]

Posted Mon, Dec. 22, 2014 at 4:22pm in News by Christopher Sampson

12/22/2014 - SBDC’s Kauth gets ink in ‘Press-Gazette’ column

Our own Ryan Kauth, director of the Wisconsin Small Business Development Center at UW-Green Bay, was featured in Thursday’s (Dec. 17) SCORE small business column in the Green Bay Press-Gazette. Since 2008, Kauth has been involved in the Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest (which we’ve mentioned here before), and is one of the judges and […]

12/22/2014 - Column: Weidner makes list of (non-Packers related) things to do in Green Bay

Our own Weidner Center for the Performing Arts makes the list of “12 (non-Packers related) things to do in Green Bay” in a recent column that recently appeared in the Stevens Point Journal and elsewhere. “Discover Wisconsin” managing producer Chad Diedrick, who grew up in Green Bay, introduces the piece by writing that residents are […]

12/22/2014 - Gerds review: Holiday Pops wows at Weidner

And speaking of the Weidner, Local 5 Critic-at-Large Warren Gerds had high praise for Friday’s (Dec. 19) performance of “Holiday Pops” at the on-campus venue. The large-scale annual concert features the Green Bay Symphony Orchestra (now in its last season), Dudley Birder Chorale and Birder Studio of Performing Arts presenting a program of Christmas carols […]

12/22/2014 - Green Bay Phoenix vs Irvine Anteaters, in Las Vegas

Winners of four-straight games and eight of their past nine contests, the Green Bay men take the floor on Monday afternoon (Dec. 22) aiming for their second tournament title of the 2014-15 season, taking on UC-Irvine at 3:30 p.m. CST. UC-Irvine (5-6) is the reigning champion in the Big West Conference. The tournament is Sport […]

12/19/2014 - Slideshow: Celebrating the season

Hundreds of faculty, staff and friends of the University shared in the holiday spirit at receptions hosted by UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary Miller and his wife, Georgia, last week at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. University photographer Eric Miller and student photographer Lauren Hlvaka captured the festive events. (Click thumbnails to enter slideshow […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 19, 2014 at 9:27am in Close-ups by Sue Bodilly

12/19/2014 - UW-Green Bay hires McKenna for new position in University Advancement

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has added Geno McKenna of Green Bay to fill a newly structured position in the Office of University Advancement. McKenna will join the staff Dec. 29 as Assistant for Community Engagement, Stewardship and Event Planning. In announcing the appointment, Assistant Chancellor Jeanne Stangel said McKenna will be responsible for being […]

Posted Fri, Dec. 19, 2014 at 9:24am in News by Christopher Sampson

12/18/2014 - Slideshow: Chancellor’s Medallions, Leadership and academic honors

‘Twas the night before commencement, and all through the house…  award-winning UW-Green Bay students were feted at special receptions on campus for top members of the December 2014 graduating class. A pair of on-campus receptions on Friday, Dec. 12, brought together students, friends, family and UWGB official to celebrate. The events honored students earning cum […]

12/18/2014 - Early deadline for 2015 Posters in the Rotunda proposals

Lidia Nonn in UW-Green Bay’s Grants and Research Office is reaching out for help from faculty and staff members in recruiting students to nominate themselves as candidates to present at the annual UW System Posters in the Rotunda student research extravaganza at the State Capitol in April. The deadline is 10 a.m. Friday (Jan. 9). […]

Posted Thu, Dec. 18, 2014 at 3:10pm in Announcements by Christopher Sampson