Daily Archives: May 8, 2017

05/08/2017 - Von Ruden has plenty to say… Class speaker nominated for his spirit and energy

Graduating class speaker Cody Von Ruden will receive a Bachelor’s degree in Saturday’s commencement ceremony with a major in Theatre (focus in Costume Design/Technology) and a minor in Design Arts. He was chosen to speak on behalf of his graduating Class of 2017 by a committee of UW-Green Bay faculty members and administrators. He was […]

Posted Mon, May. 8, 2017 at 4:57pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/08/2017 - Faculty note: Prof. Staudinger gives her take on a government gender gap

Throughout Northeast Wisconsin, women make up just over half of the population. That demographic is not represented in local government across the region. Why is that? UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Alison Staudinger (Democracy and Justice Studies) is interviewed about the possible reasons.

Posted Mon, May. 8, 2017 at 3:51pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

05/08/2017 - Prof. Martin and others see social media, self-esteem connection

“Selfies, likes, and retweets are all part of the social media game. For some, It’s no big deal, but for many young people, there could be more to social media than meets the eye.” UW-Green Bay Prof. Ryan Martin and others speak with NBC26. You can find the video here.

Posted Mon, May. 8, 2017 at 3:40pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

05/08/2017 - SBDC has notable week

Last week was National Small Business Week, and two small businesses related to UW-Green Bay and the Cofrin School of Business had highly notable successes: SBDC client Dollhouse Dance Factory of Sheboygan won an international dance championship. Here is an excerpt from the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation, “The SCEDC has had an opportunity to […]

Posted Mon, May. 8, 2017 at 2:32pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/08/2017 - Kristina Pence-Dunow receives Wisconsin Small Business Person of the Year Award

Cofrin School of Business lecturer Ryan Kauth captured screenshots as he watched the live streamed video of Kristina Pence-Dunow receiving the Wisconsin Small Business Person of the Year Award in Washington D.C. last week as part of National Small Business Week. Also, see page 35 of the 2017 National Small Business Week program book (pdf) […]

Posted Mon, May. 8, 2017 at 2:30pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/08/2017 - Video: UW-Green Bay students take a swing for a cause

“It may sound like a college prank, but people on the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay campus took a swing at an old car — for a cause. Kappa Sigma, the only national fraternity on the UW-Green Bay campus, hosted the car smashing with proceeds going to the first responders of Green Bay.” Fox 11 had […]

Posted Mon, May. 8, 2017 at 12:08pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

05/08/2017 - Press-Gazette posts Weyenberg prize

We shared the news a while back. The Green Bay Press-Gazette posted over the weekend, the news about Wipfli receiving the Weyenberg Prize for Business Excellence. The award goes to companies that demonstrate excellence in leadership, strategy and execution and is named for Tim Weyenberg, former CEO of Foth Companies. It is a collaboration of […]

Posted Mon, May. 8, 2017 at 12:04pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

05/08/2017 - Alton Brown ‘reinvents’ himself at Weidner show

Critic-at-Large Warren Gerds has a review of Alton Brown’s recent show at the Weidner Center. Brown’s performed, “Eat Your Science,” Sunday night in front of a “hungry” crowd — “hungry to be entertained by a guy who knows how to entertain.” Read more from Gerds. For some more fun from Brown, see his pre-show tweet […]

Posted Mon, May. 8, 2017 at 11:58am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

05/08/2017 - Support Campus Cupboard and Campus Kitchen (at Culvers)

Support the Campus Cupboard and Campus Kitchen by grabbing a bite to eat at the Culvers on Voyager Dr. in Green Bay, from 5 to 8 p.m. May 9, 2017. 10% of all purchases made will directly benefit these two student organizations. Your support is greatly appreciated!

Posted Mon, May. 8, 2017 at 10:48am in News by Sue Bodilly

05/08/2017 - Reminder: UW-Green Bay faculty and staff can shop Heirloom Veggie Pre-sale

UW-Green Bay’s annual Heirloom Vegetable Sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday May 13, 2017 in the greenhouse of the Laboratory Sciences building, UW-Green Bay, 2350 Lab Sciences Drive, Green Bay. UW-Green Bay faculty and staff have an opportunity to shop at the pre-sale from noon to 5 p.m. Friday, May […]

Posted Mon, May. 8, 2017 at 9:55am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly