Daily Archives: June 16, 2017

06/16/2017 - Public encouraged to name falcons before they fly the coop

Once endangered, the four Peregrines are the University’s first-ever successful nesting GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is asking for help from the public to name four male eyeasses (baby falcons) hatched in May on top of the University’s eight-story Cofrin Library. More than 75 submissions have been received since June 14. Ideas […]

Posted Fri, Jun. 16, 2017 at 4:02pm in News Releases by Sue Bodilly

06/16/2017 - UW-Green Bay storm damage

  Severe storms passed through Northeast Wisconsin Wednesday (June 14) afternoon. According to reports, 11 tornadoes have been documented from this severe weather event. Campus damage was minimal, but some trees (and shoes) were downed. Campus staff documented and shared the sights during and after the storm. Photos in this post are via Lynn Rotter, […]

Posted Fri, Jun. 16, 2017 at 2:55pm in News by Jena Richter Landers

06/16/2017 - Reminder: Falcon name suggestions due late Sunday

UW-Green Bay Marketing and University Communication has received more than 75 submissions for Peregrine falcon names. You can still get in on the action. Nominations have to include a set of four names. Read more and submit here. Submissions are due by 11:59 p.m. Sunday, June 18. A ballot and “reveal party” to follow. Stay tuned.

Posted Fri, Jun. 16, 2017 at 1:11pm in News by Sue Bodilly

06/16/2017 - Reminder: Weidner and (UW-Green Bay Theatre and Music) season reveal is Wednesday, June 21

All members of the campus community are invited to the unveiling of the 2017-2018 season at the Weidner Center — 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 21, 2017 in the Weidner Grand Foyer. UW-Green Bay Music and Theatre (and Dance) programs will also announce their seasons. Please RSVP by emailing wcpa@uwgb.edu if you are able to attend. […]

Posted Fri, Jun. 16, 2017 at 12:33pm in News by Sue Bodilly

06/16/2017 - Faculty note: Kraft op-ed is sure to be carried nationally

Faculty emeritus Michael Kraft’s new op-ed is sure to receive national play. The Sacramento Bee and the Bellingham Herald are the first to carry, “Yes: Trump’s shortsighted, ill-informed decision is one we’ll all regret.”

Posted Fri, Jun. 16, 2017 at 12:31pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

06/16/2017 - UW-Green Bay Pride Center announces support groups for 2017-18

During the 2017-18 academic year, UW-Green Bay’s Pride Center will offer eight social/support groups for students: Aces (Asexual), Agender, Coping with Anxiety, Men Loving Men, Women Loving Women, Polyamory, Bi/pan, and Trans) and two groups for employees: Pride Center Employee Resource Group (ERG) offering social/support for LGBTQ+ employees, and the new Pride Family and Friends, providing […]

Posted Fri, Jun. 16, 2017 at 12:22pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

06/16/2017 - Reminder: Farewell to Scott Furlong

The Office of the Provost invites you to a farewell gathering for Dean Scott Furlong from 3 to 5 p.m. Monday, June 19, 2017 in the Winter Garden of Mary Ann Cofrin Hall. Expect brief remarks at 3:30 p.m. Furlong is heading to the provost position at SUNY-Oswego, after a 24-year career at UW-Green Bay, […]

Posted Fri, Jun. 16, 2017 at 12:12pm in News by Sue Bodilly

06/16/2017 - Save the Date: Phoenix Friday on the Fox

The “Triple A” team members (admissions, advancement and athletics) are working with Downtown Green Bay Inc. on an evening celebrating both the community and UW-Green Bay. More details to come, but mark your calendars to join the team for Phoenix Friday on the Fox, July 28!

Posted Fri, Jun. 16, 2017 at 12:10pm in News by Sue Bodilly

06/16/2017 - Latino exhibit at Neville has UW-Green Bay connections

A new Neville Public Museum exhibit, Estamos Aquí: Celebrating Latino Identity in Northeast Wisconsin (which means, “We Are Here”) features personal stories and artifacts from many Latino families living in Northeast Wisconsin. This bilingual exhibit celebrates the diverse cultures and traditions that have endured emigration from across Latin America. It opened in May and will […]

Posted Fri, Jun. 16, 2017 at 12:06pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly