Daily Archives: February 14, 2017

02/14/2017 - Immigration program is a hit with local school children

Prof. David Coury (Humanistic Studies, German, Global Studies) reports that the first in a series of programs aimed at local students and their families, to help them better understand immigration and global displacement, was well received. The majority of the programs take place at the Neville Public Museum. On Feb. 14, 2017 students were able […]

Posted Tue, Feb. 14, 2017 at 3:08pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/14/2017 - Faculty note: Mahfuz and Hossain lead group on WBAY tour

A group of students from the Engineering Technology Program led by Assistant Professors Upal Mahfuz and Md Maruf Hossain (Electrical Engineering Technology) visited WBAY–TV Feb. 9, 2017. The trip was organized by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Northeastern Wisconsin Chapter. Students learned the internal workings of a TV broadcast station followed by […]

Posted Tue, Feb. 14, 2017 at 2:22pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

02/14/2017 - Green Bay’s Darner juggles family life with basketball

Coaches at all levels have to juggle family and team. Green Bay head men’s basketball coach Linc Darner has some special circumstances. He coaches in Green Bay while his family lives in Florida. Read the Green Bay Press-Gazette feature.  

Posted Tue, Feb. 14, 2017 at 2:12pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

02/14/2017 - Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement awarded contract

The Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement (formerly Outreach and Extension) was awarded a five year contract from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS), Division of Quality Assurance (DQA), and the Bureau of Assisted Living (BAL) to maintain the Community Based Residential Facilities (CBRF) Training Registry for the State of Wisconsin. The CBRF […]

Posted Tue, Feb. 14, 2017 at 2:04pm in News by Editorial Student

02/14/2017 - Reminder: Show some #uwgblove for student employees

As a reminder, the deadline to submit Student Employee of the Year (SEOTY) nominations to Financial Aid/Student Employment (SS1100) is 4:30 p.m. Feb. 17, 2017. Download nomination forms here. Please contact Allen Voelker at voelkera@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2556 with any questions.

Posted Tue, Feb. 14, 2017 at 1:59pm in News by Editorial Student

02/14/2017 - Reminder: CATL leads students and technology discussion, Feb. 16

Please join The Center for the Advancement for Teaching and Learning (CATL) in the first series of readings which asks instructors to consider how to move beyond seeing digital devices as distractions, and to question whether students who are supposedly “digital natives” know how to engage their devices to enhance learning. A follow-up workshop in mid-March will […]

Posted Tue, Feb. 14, 2017 at 1:58pm in News by Editorial Student

02/14/2017 - Black History Month Upcoming Activities

The celebration of Black History Month continues with several upcoming activities: -At 8 p.m. Feb. 14, 2017, Joy Ike will be performing in Common Grounds. Born to Nigerian immigrants, the Philadelphia-based independent artist’s percussive piano-playing and soaring vocals give homage to her African upbringing. -At 8 p.m. Feb. 15, 2017, Kid Ace will perform in […]

Posted Tue, Feb. 14, 2017 at 1:57pm in News by Editorial Student

02/14/2017 - Leapin’ Lizzards, Chancellor and Georgia Miller #uwgblove this place

As part of #UWGBlove week, Chancellor Miller and Georgia recently paid it forward with coffee for all in Common Grounds Coffeehouse. They also shared what they #uwgblove about UW-Green Bay (including a Feb. 14  “Annie” date night at the Weidner Center).

Posted Tue, Feb. 14, 2017 at 11:04am in News by Daniel Moore

02/14/2017 - Phoenix Tales — Tanya Niemi tells her tale of transformation

She grew up just across town, but she wouldn’t change the college experience in her hometown for the world. Bay Port graduate Tanya Niemi tells about meeting her potential, her internship with the Green Bay Packers, and her #uwgblove for this place.

Posted Tue, Feb. 14, 2017 at 9:38am in Phoenix Tales by Daniel Moore