Daily Archives: February 13, 2017

02/13/2017 - Editorial board says add STEM center funding back in the budget

A Green Bay Press-Gazette editorial board says STEM center funding should be added back to the Wisconsin state budget in an opinion piece published Saturday (February 11, 2017) to the USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin. See the complete article, Add STEM center funding to budget.

Posted Mon, Feb. 13, 2017 at 2:01pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

02/13/2017 - Dietetics and the Dietetic Internship Program receives accreditation

UW-Green Bay’s Dietetics undergraduate program and the Dietetic Internship Program received word of continued accreditation through Dec. 31, 2021. The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND®) Board gave its approval at the January 25-27, 2017 meeting. Both the undergraduate program and internship program continue to provide high quality and continued improvement in […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 13, 2017 at 2:00pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/13/2017 - Green Bay immigration rally (organized by UWGB students) draws hundreds

In a story that ran in the Green Bay Press-Gazette, UW-Green Bay students Sam Dunkovich, Casey Hicks and Courtney Maye said they organized a local immigration rally to let immigrants, refugees, Muslims and others know they have supporters in the community. “There’s definitely a lack of representation locally for different cultures and nationally, a level […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 13, 2017 at 1:53pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/13/2017 - It’s #uwgblove week

Enjoy a stroll around the Tunnel of #uwgblove (between GBOSS and the Garden Cafe) or stop by The Phoenix Bookstore for free Valentine’s Day cut-out cookies and hot chocolate on Feb. 14 (while supplies last). On Feb. 17, share your love for all things Phoenix with a friend — it’s buy one, get one half […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 13, 2017 at 1:53pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/13/2017 - Prof. Ryan Martin gives 13 good reasons teachers are angry

Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology) gave 13 reasons why teachers are angry and three ways they can deal with it. His work was published in the TES (formerly the Times Educational Supplement) Reporter, Feb. 12. Read it here.

Posted Mon, Feb. 13, 2017 at 1:51pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/13/2017 - It’s always game time for coaching families

The Green Bay Press-Gazette describes the difficulty for coaching families. Former Green Bay men’s basketball player, St. Norbert College Head Coach Gary Grzesk, is among those interviewed. Read more.  

Posted Mon, Feb. 13, 2017 at 1:48pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

02/13/2017 - Bullfrogs host Educator Appreciation Night

The Green Bay Bullfrogs are hosting an Educator Appreciation Night, June 9, 2017. All teachers and faculty who chose to attend this game can order tickets via online with promo code “Teach” or present your work ID at the gate. This event was a sellout last season. The cost is $23 for admission, all-you-can-eat food […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 13, 2017 at 1:47pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

02/13/2017 - Green Bay women on roll, men look to rebound

The Green Bay women’s basketball team had a full day at the Kress Events Center on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, as the Phoenix (21-4, 12-2) welcomed Youngstown State for Senior, Alumni and Parents’ Day, as well as the annual PinkZone game. Green Bay secured the 75-41 victory. In addition, more than $11,000 was raised and […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 13, 2017 at 1:46pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/13/2017 - New ‘Fourth Estate’ launches

The Launch Event for the new The Fourth Estate and its new website is from Noon to 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, at The Phoenix Club in the University Union. Watch for a ribbon cutting at 12:15 p.m., pizza from 12:20 p.m. to 2 p.m. and cupcakes at 3 p.m. The event celebrates The Fourth […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 13, 2017 at 1:44pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

02/13/2017 - Passing of Virginia Sherrell

The Log received word that Virginia Sherrell, wife of former SOFAS, Richard Sherrell (1985-1993), passed away recently. Virginia worked at UWGB in the writing program and gave ESL instruction. There will be no service but the family will be gathering in March. Those wishing to send a note of sympathy can contact the SOFAS Office […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 13, 2017 at 1:42pm in News by Sue Bodilly