Daily Archives: May 10, 2017

05/10/2017 - Chamber Strategic Plan unveiled, UW-Green Bay at the heart of talent development

The Greater Green Bay Chamber unveiled an action plan Wednesday morning to strengthen and grow the Green Bay area’s economy, the Green Bay Press-Gazette reported. “The Economic Development Strategic Plan attaches short- and long-term goals to 11 strategies to enhance Brown County’s strengths…” UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller spoke about the new Strategic Plan Wednesday […]

Posted Wed, May. 10, 2017 at 3:29pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/10/2017 - De Pere’s Angela Smet is UW-Green Bay’s ‘Most Outstanding’

Angela Smet will soon start a new journey on a new campus, having gained acceptance into the Medical College of Wisconsin. But first, she accepted the highest award presented by the Alumni Association to graduating seniors — the Outstanding Student Award. The De Pere, Wis. native accepted the award at a May 12 award ceremony […]

Posted Wed, May. 10, 2017 at 3:04pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/10/2017 - Join all UWs for first-ever AlumniLink, May 24

On Wednesday, May 24, 2017, The Marq in De Pere (3177 French Road) will be invaded by an odd collection of wild animals (panthers, warhawks, yellow jackets, badgers, falcons, eagles, pointers), fierce fighters (rangers, titans), some pioneers and even a few mythical creatures (phoenix, blue devils, blugolds). No, not a blockbuster movie set, but something […]

Posted Wed, May. 10, 2017 at 12:16pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/10/2017 - National Coverage for Cruz’s waterfront project

Under the direction of Associate Prof. Marcelo Cruz (Urban and Regional Studies) UW-Green Bay students proposed new ideas for Green Bay waterfront property from Bay Beach to the Marina, including Renard Island. Fox 11 had the original story. Associated Press picked up the story, and it was distributed with a reach in the millions. Coverage included […]

Posted Wed, May. 10, 2017 at 12:10pm in News by Jena Richter Landers

05/10/2017 - Professor Emeritus David Littig on WPR

UW-Green Bay Prof, Emeritus David Littig (Political Science) talked about the new Neville Public Museum exhibit ‘Estamos Aquí': A Story Of The Latino Experience In Northeastern Wisconsin and the history of various Wisconsin’s Latino cultures on Wisconsin Public Radio.

Posted Wed, May. 10, 2017 at 11:18am in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

05/10/2017 - Faculty note: Regan A.R. Gurung to speak at sold-out TEDxFondduLac

UW-Green Bay Prof. Regan A. R. Gurung (Psychology) will speak at TEDxFonduLac Saturday, August 19, 2017 at the Thelma Madoff Center for the Arts. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TED Talks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion […]

Posted Wed, May. 10, 2017 at 11:16am in Faculty/Staff by Editorial Student

05/10/2017 - Faculty note: More on Prof. Deetz and FABRICation

We have mentioned a well-traveled art exhibition, FABRICation, co-curated by UW-Green Bay Prof. Kristy Deetz (Art). Adding to the story are comments by gallery owners. The exhibition has traveled across the United States, beginning in October of 2013, and most recently opened at the Academy Art Museum, Easton, MD, running through July 8, 2017.

Posted Wed, May. 10, 2017 at 11:12am in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

05/10/2017 - Phoenix Friday means Bookstore deals and pickleball

Ever tried pickleball? It’s a cross between ping pong, tennis and badminton and it is sweeping the country because of its simplicity and appeal to every age. UW-Green Bay’s Director of Content Sue Bodilly and Director of Student Life Lisa Tetzloff are members of the Packerland Pickleball Players (yes, there is such a club), and […]

Posted Wed, May. 10, 2017 at 10:20am in News by Editorial Student