Daily Archives: May 11, 2017

05/11/2017 - Video: You are appreciated

Friday caps more than a week of appreciation activities (the golf cart rides certainly were a hit). Don’t forget noon pickleball in the plaza and Phoenix Friday deals at The Phoenix Bookstore. In case you missed it, Chancellor Miller spent time recently thanking employees in person for their work. See his message to the community […]

Posted Thu, May. 11, 2017 at 4:37pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/11/2017 - Exit, stage right: Prof. Brian Sutton takes final bow as commencement announcer

Video Recording (Sutton is recognized at 01:04:37.) When the final graduate of the Class of 2017 made the traditional walk across the commencement stage Saturday, May 13, ended longheld UW-Green Bay tradition: Prof. Brian Sutton completed a 17-year stretch as the person who eloquently, and enthusiastically announced every graduate’s name. Sutton, whose full-time job is […]

Posted Thu, May. 11, 2017 at 2:59pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/11/2017 - Faculty note: Prof. Warner selected to serve as Learning By Giving Foundation advisor

Associate Professor Lora Warner (Public and Environmental Affairs) has been invited to serve as an advisor for the Learning by Giving Foundation (LGF). She will be providing guidance and assistance for any new and existing LGF partner schools. Currently there are 43 locations offering a strategic philanthropy class like Warner’s that receives grant dollars study non-profits, […]

Posted Thu, May. 11, 2017 at 2:22pm in Faculty/Staff by Editorial Student

05/11/2017 - Reminder: Blackboard software upgrade May 17-19

University ID Services will be going through a Blackboard software/server upgrade Wednesday, May 17 through Friday, May 19.  Because of the upgrade, Pass & FAST Point account deposits will not be possible. Additionally, Pass Points will not be accepted as a form of payment in the campus vending machines, copy machines, PHIL’s, at The Phoenix […]

Posted Thu, May. 11, 2017 at 2:08pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

05/11/2017 - Tara Carr to speak at ‘Muster Across Wisconsin’ May 24

Tara Carr, director of the Small Business Development Center at the UW-Green Bay, will speak about resources to start and grow a small business in the state at “Muster Across Wisconsin” from 3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at Lambeau Field. The event is part of a statewide series designed to connect military veterans […]

Posted Thu, May. 11, 2017 at 2:03pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

05/11/2017 - Strategic Philanthropy students win award for blog content

Students in Lora Warner’s (Public and Environmental Affairs) Strategic Philanthropy class — Beth Kinnunen, Katie Krantz, Becca Weise and Tristin St.Mary — took third place out of 43 college and universities for their blog which was tied to a class project. With third place comes an additional $1,000 from the Learning by Giving Foundation to […]

Posted Thu, May. 11, 2017 at 2:01pm in News by Editorial Student

05/11/2017 - Reminder: UW-Green Bay Heirloom Veggie Pre-sale May 12

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 faculty and staff have an opportunity to shop at the pre-sale from noon to 5 p.m. Friday, May 12. If possible, bring containers to carry your […]

Posted Thu, May. 11, 2017 at 1:45pm in News by Editorial Student

05/11/2017 - An aerial, smashing, dunking and honoring send-off

res-fest

The University sponsored activities that exercised every emotion last Friday (May, 5, 2017), from elation to sorrow. The annual Res Fest has students in large numbers enjoying outdoor activities and refreshments. Green Bay Police and friends raised $284 for scholarships and Kappa Sigma raised $500 to benefit first responders of Green Bay with a Car […]

Posted Thu, May. 11, 2017 at 1:36pm in Close-ups by Kimberly Vlies

05/11/2017 - Education advocate Judy Crain to receive Chancellor’s Award

Education advocate Judy Crain will received the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s highest community honor on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Spring 2017 Commencement. The Chancellor’s Award is made to individuals who have assisted in some significant way in the development of UW-Green Bay. The award recognizes Crain for her tireless commitment in service to campus […]

Posted Thu, May. 11, 2017 at 1:01pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/11/2017 - Nursing students complete ‘Fill the Campus Cupboard’ drive

UW-Green Bay Nursing students celebrated National Nurses Week (May 6-May 12) by giving back to their communities. Nursing students from the Nursing Leadership class — Laura Meverden, Mindy Johnson, Edinam Long, Coe Gleffe, Kristina Barkow, Stephanie Fritsch, Sue Bellmore and Jamie Skowronek — under the guidance of Advisor Sharon Gajeski, completed the “Fill the Campus […]

Posted Thu, May. 11, 2017 at 1:00pm in News by Editorial Student