Daily Archives: March 7, 2017

03/07/2017 - WiSys Quick Pitch Competition deadline is March 10

The 2017 WiSys Quick Pitch at UW-Green Bay will take place from 9 to 11 a.m., April 6. Register online by March 10. All UW-Green Bay students are eligible to showcase their creative and entrepreneurial spirit by presenting their research findings and/or innovative ideas through a “quick pitch” to a panel of judges during the […]

Posted Tue, Mar. 7, 2017 at 2:41pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

03/07/2017 - Green Bay women dancing again

The Green Bay women’s basketball team (27-5) is dancing again. The top-seeded Phoenix held off Detroit Mercy, 64-52, to earn its third consecutive Horizon League Tournament title and trip to the NCAA Tournament. The Phoenix has won 19-straight regular season conference championships and earned an automatic bid to its 17th NCAA Tournament. Watch greenbayphoenix.com for […]

Posted Tue, Mar. 7, 2017 at 2:18pm in News by Sue Bodilly

03/07/2017 - Ideadvance Seed Fund accepting applications

The Ideadvance Seed Fund welcomes applications for the upcoming June 2017 cohort. This is a grant opportunity supporting faculty, staff, students and alumni entrepreneurs to commercialize technology and ideas developed statewide. The fund was created by University of Wisconsin System and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp and is administered by UW-Extension. Learn more about the Ideadvance Seed […]

Posted Tue, Mar. 7, 2017 at 1:52pm in News by Editorial Student

03/07/2017 - ‘Peppa Pig’s Surprise’ tickets on sale

Peppa Pig’s Surprise, a brand new, live stage show will be stopping at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts November 10, 2017. The stage show is based on Entertainment One’s (eOne) top-rated TV series, airing daily on Nick Jr. VIP packages that include a meet and greet were available starting at noon, Tuesday, March 7. Tickets will go on-sale to […]

Posted Tue, Mar. 7, 2017 at 1:51pm in News by Editorial Student

03/07/2017 - Reminder: Philosophers Café meets March 9

The Philosophers Café meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 9 at St. Brendan’s Inn in Green Bay to discuss The Past, Present, and Future of Workers, Jobs and Organized Labor. Asst. Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy & Justice Studies) will be moderate the discussion. Learn more about the upcoming event.

Posted Tue, Mar. 7, 2017 at 1:50pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

03/07/2017 - Green Bay women have earned right to be in NCAA Tournament

With the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament near, Green Bay women’s basketball Head Coach Kevin Borseth told the the Green Bay Press-Gazette he doesn’t want to play a game of “what if” when it comes to making it. Read the March 6 article.

Posted Tue, Mar. 7, 2017 at 1:49pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

03/07/2017 - UW-Green Bay students contribute to peer-reviewed article

Recent graduate Jonathan Odekirk (Geoscience) and graduate student Julie Maas (Environmental Science and Policy) contributed to a new peer-reviewed article published March 7 in the journal Geosciences. The article, titled “Aquifer Drawdown and Recovery in the Northeast Groundwater Management Area, Wisconsin, USA: A Century of Groundwater Use,” is the final product of a 10-year study to […]

Posted Tue, Mar. 7, 2017 at 1:47pm in News by Editorial Student

03/07/2017 - Need a headshot? Open studio hours this week

Do you need a new professional headshot for your department web page or LinkedIn? University photographer Dan Moore will hold open studio hours for professional headshots, from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. this Thursday, March 9 in Cofrin Library 820. Stop in or e-mail ahead at moored@uwgb.edu. No charge.

Posted Tue, Mar. 7, 2017 at 1:46pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

03/07/2017 - Former faculty member and longtime supporter George O’Hearn passes

UW-Green Bay mourns the passing of George O’Hearn, a former chair of UW-Green Bay Education who retired with emeritus status in 1995. As an early faculty member of the University, he received a Founders Association Award for Excellence in Community Outreach. Prof. O’Hearn was an active member of the UW-Green Bay Retiree Association and he […]

Posted Tue, Mar. 7, 2017 at 1:46pm in News by Sue Bodilly

03/07/2017 - Prof. Kaye announces additional speaker in Historical Perspectives Series

Ben Mankiewicz of Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and the Young Turks Network (TYT) has been added to the Historical Perspectives Lecture Series. Mark your calendars for 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 25 in Rose Hall 250. His topic is Hollywood and Politics. He will join an already-scheduled lineup of John Nichols, national affairs correspondent for The Nation, at […]

Posted Tue, Mar. 7, 2017 at 1:45pm in News by Editorial Student