Yearly Archives: 2017

04/20/2017 - Video: Metropolis score offers unique opportunities for music and vocal students

One can appreciate the challenge to prepare music students to perform a world-premiere film score. When the music shifts from traditional sounds and lyrics, the stakes get even higher. It appears that Prof. Kevin Collins, who leads the Wind Ensemble and Studio Orchestra, and Randall Meder, who leads the UWGB Chorale, for next week’s Metropolis performance are […]

Posted Thu, Apr. 20, 2017 at 9:33am in Close-ups by Daniel Moore

04/20/2017 - Research in the Rotunda 2017

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Zachary OOa politically-polarized time, UW-Green Bay’s Office of Grants and Research was fortunate to celebrate a day without politics. Last Wednesday (April 12), eight undergraduate researchers displayed the intellect gained from their careers at UW-Green Bay in the Rotunda of the State Capitol. From Computer Science students studying cyber security measures to Natural and Applied […]

Posted Thu, Apr. 20, 2017 at 9:00am in News by Sue Bodilly

04/19/2017 - UW-Green Bay Alumni discuss UntitledTown Book Festival on Good Day Wisconsin

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WLUK’ s Rachel Manek sat down with Brian Simons (Executive Director of the Brown County Library) and Wendy Wimmer Schuchart (UntitledTown board member), both UW-Green Bay alumni, on Good Day Wisconsin (April 19) to discuss the upcoming UntitledTown Book Festival in downtown Green Bay. The festival, held April 28-30, will feature award winning authors, readings, discussions, panels, workshops […]

Posted Wed, Apr. 19, 2017 at 1:57pm in News by Editorial Student

04/19/2017 - UntitledTown Book Festival is making a name for itself

The organizers of the UntitledTown Book and Author Festival want people to associate Green Bay with books and writing, reports the Green Bay Press-Gazette. The festival, held April 28-30 in downtown Green Bay, will host a variety of events from readings, workshops, discussions and a book expo. Well-known Wisconsin writer Michael Perry will kick off the festival April 28 and […]

Posted Wed, Apr. 19, 2017 at 1:48pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

04/19/2017 - Despite turnover, men’s basketball excited for the coming year

“We have a good group of guys coming in, and the guys returning are working extremely hard right now,” (Green Bay men’s basketball coach Linc Darner) said. “It will be good to see us mix them together and see what we can get done.”  The Green Bay Press-Gazette has the story on high hopes for […]

Posted Wed, Apr. 19, 2017 at 11:43am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/19/2017 - Every Friday is Phoenix Friday

This Friday, April 21, try your luck in the windy “Discount Cube” at The Phoenix Bookstore. Everyone is guaranteed 15% off. (See store for exclusions.) You step into the cube and have 15 seconds to grab as many discount sheets as possible, keeping the best discount — up to 30%. Also on Friday, the NAS […]

Posted Wed, Apr. 19, 2017 at 11:21am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

04/19/2017 - Purchase tickets for Metropolis

Fritz Lang’s dystopian 1927 film has been called “the mother of all sci-fi films” and has been referenced in film and pop culture ever since its release. The complete 2010 restoration of the film will be screened along with the world premiere live performance of a new film score by Associate Prof. of Music Michelle McQuade Dewhirst. Kevin Collins leads the Wind Ensemble and Studio Orchestra, and […]

Posted Wed, Apr. 19, 2017 at 11:11am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

04/19/2017 - Reminder: Senior shows at Lawton Gallery

The first “Final Credits: Senior Show Exhibitions” will be featured April 8 to 20 in the Lawton Gallery. Seniors Jaclyn Filut, Adam Fulwiler, Brian Galloway, Slaon Moses, Nich Padalino, Abby Pocian, Cassandra Raymond, Kassy Rickaby and Kyle Simpson will have their work displayed in the gallery. The second exhibition will be April 29 through May 11 with […]

Posted Wed, Apr. 19, 2017 at 8:50am in Announcements by Editorial Student

04/19/2017 - Phoenix Packers Steak Fry is a hit

Few college athletic programs get the support Green Bay athletics does when it comes to its neighbors at 1265 Lombardi Avenue. On Tuesday night, the Packers and Phoenix teamed up for the annual Steak Fry at Lambeau Field. Wearegreenbay covered the event.

Posted Wed, Apr. 19, 2017 at 8:48am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/19/2017 - Prof. Pearson named Outstanding Dietetics Educator of the Year

Congratulations to Associate Prof. Debra Pearson (Human Biology), who was honored with the Outstanding Dietetics Educator of the Year Award at the Wisconsin Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Association Annual Conference. The award recognizes an outstanding educator for innovation in teaching skill and technique, mentoring of students and leadership in education and dietetics/nutrition sciences.  

Posted Wed, Apr. 19, 2017 at 8:42am in News by Sue Bodilly