Daily Archives: February 15, 2017

02/15/2017 - Hometown Trolley receives national spotlight

Hometown Trolley, a family business from Crandon, received an exclusive invitation to share its success story on the national stage Feb. 6 at the 2017 America’s Small Business Development Centers Client Showcase & Reception. Hometown Trolley has worked extensively with the Small Business Development Center at UW-Green Bay for expansion and capital needs. The company […]

Posted Wed, Feb. 15, 2017 at 2:46pm in News by Editorial Student

02/15/2017 - Video: It’s time to Rock the Resch!

Green Bay men’s basketball coach Linc Darner and Chancellor Gary L. Miller invite you to Rock the Resch! This first-time event gathers students, alumni and friends to a pregame tailgate party for the entire family, followed by a Green Bay men’s basketball game, Friday, Feb. 24. The event is from 4 to 6 p.m. at […]

Posted Wed, Feb. 15, 2017 at 2:41pm in News by Daniel Moore

02/15/2017 - Scholarships available for women returning to post-secondary schools

The Greater Green Bay P.E.O. Chapters have announced the availability of scholarships for Brown County women. Qualified applicants are high school graduates, have had their education interrupted and have re-entered or wish to re-enter a post-secondary institution. The grants will range up to $7,000 and are need based. The scholarships will be awarded according to […]

Posted Wed, Feb. 15, 2017 at 2:15pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

02/15/2017 - Every Friday is Phoenix Friday

As #uwgblove week comes to a close, share the love by shopping with a friend. This Friday (Feb. 17) buy one item, get one half off when you bring a friend and shop together at The Phoenix Bookstore. Also on Phoenix Friday, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” is playing at CheapSeats — only $2 […]

Posted Wed, Feb. 15, 2017 at 2:06pm in News by Editorial Student

02/15/2017 - Governor proposes lifetime teacher certification

As schools across the state face a critical teaching shortage, some say a proposal in Governor Scott Walker’s budget proposal, unveiled last week, could help the problem. The governor is suggesting offering a lifetime teaching license, eliminating continuing education requirements for teachers. “Now we’re in an area or a time when there’s getting to be a […]

Posted Wed, Feb. 15, 2017 at 2:05pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

02/15/2017 - Film fest gears up with Films Around Town series

The film “Hidden Stories” will be screened at 7 p.m. March 1 at Neville Public Museum of Brown County. The Films Around Town series is a touring program of short narrative films about Japanese American confinement during WWII. Each film focuses on a personal story dramatizing a different period of the history. There will be […]

Posted Wed, Feb. 15, 2017 at 2:04pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

02/15/2017 - UW-Green Bay Professor Elmer A. Havens Memorial Service

A memorial service for UW-Green Bay professor Elmer A. Havens will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 19 in the Phoenix Room of the University Union. Havens taught for more than 40 years in the UW system ans was a founding member of the UW-Green Bay faculty. Havens’ former students, colleagues, and friends are […]

Posted Wed, Feb. 15, 2017 at 1:31pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

02/15/2017 - #uwgblove for faculty

Student Social Media Assistant, Anna Katner, put together a a visual “listicle” for use on University social media honoring the faculty of UW-Green Bay. Take a look to see the shout-outs to faculty — many of them familiar faces.

Posted Wed, Feb. 15, 2017 at 1:17pm in News by Jena Richter Landers

02/15/2017 - UW System’s 16th Annual Symposium for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity, April 21

The 16th annual UW System Symposium for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity will be held on the UW-Stevens Point campus on April 21. University of Wisconsin undergraduate students will join their peers from two-and four-year campuses in sharing research projects to a statewide audience. Students from all academic disciplines present on a wide variety of topics through […]

Posted Wed, Feb. 15, 2017 at 1:14pm in News by Editorial Student

02/15/2017 - Time to register for Lambeau Lectures

The wildly successful Lambeau Lectures returns to Lambeau Field on Feb. 28. Award-winning faculty from UW-Green Bay’s top majors, including professors Rebecca Meacham, Scott Ashmann, Gaurav Bansal and Ryan Currier, will discuss some of their newest and most exciting research in a “TED Talks” style format. Additional presenters include UW-Green Bay alumna and Green Bay […]

Posted Wed, Feb. 15, 2017 at 1:13pm in News by Sue Bodilly