Daily Archives: July 5, 2017

07/05/2017 - Alumna Kraker receives Horizon’s highest individual honor

Recently-graduated Green Bay women’s basketball standout Mehryn Kraker has been named the Horizon League’s 2016-17 Cecil N. Coleman Medal of Honor, becoming the ninth female from Green Bay to win the award and the sixth Phoenix basketball player to receive the honor. The Horizon League’s highest individual honor, the Coleman Medal of Honor is presented […]

Posted Wed, Jul. 5, 2017 at 3:48pm in News by Sue Bodilly

07/05/2017 - Student-athletes earn record-high GPA

UW-Green Bay student athletes achieved the highest-ever combined grade point average during any semester in spring 2017, recording a department-wide GPA of 3.39. The spring semester also marks the 35th-consecutive semester above a 3.0 GPA since the streak began back in spring 2000. “I am extremely proud of our student-athletes,” said academic coordinator Mike Kline. […]

Posted Wed, Jul. 5, 2017 at 3:43pm in News by Sue Bodilly

07/05/2017 - SBDC helps with business plan of detox facility in Sheboygan

An addiction detoxification facility in Sheboygan, designed to assist people seeking treatment, is now accepting patients, thanks, in part, to SBDC at UW-Green Bay. Pathways Detox of Waldo is designed to help people accomplish the first stage of recovery — getting clean. The facility’s services complement those provided at a co-owned facility in Kiel. Business […]

07/05/2017 - Board of Regents July meeting is webcast live this week from Madison

The Board of Regents July meeting will be webcast this week from Madison. The full Board agenda and all supporting materials are available online in PDF format. Live video streaming is scheduled for the following times: -Thursday, July 6, 12:45 p.m. until approximately 3 p.m. -Friday, July 7, 9 a.m. until approximately 11:30 a.m. Follow […]

Posted Wed, Jul. 5, 2017 at 2:52pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

07/05/2017 - Schools.com ranks UW-Green Bay the best four-year college in Wisconsin

Here’s a ranking that places UW-Green Bay as the best four-year college in Wisconsin. Focusing on affordability, flexibility and student services, it used “the most recent government data to evaluate colleges and universities across the state.” See more, including methodology.

Posted Wed, Jul. 5, 2017 at 2:36pm in News by Sue Bodilly

07/05/2017 - Clarification: LGBTQ Certificate Program is offered by academic unit

Mentioned last week — a new Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Students Certificate Program which will enhance students academic opportunities. The program is being offered by the Women’s and Gender Studies Program, not the Pride Center, as announced. The addition of this certificate is expected to assist with student retention, recruitment, academic achievement and leadership […]

Posted Wed, Jul. 5, 2017 at 2:29pm in News by Sue Bodilly

07/05/2017 - Prof. Kaye on FDR vs. Trump

Listen to a recorded interview of Prof. Harvey Kaye’s (Democracy and Justice Studies) interview with America’s Workforce Radio on FDR vs. Trump.

07/05/2017 - Bay College, UW-Green Bay agreement eases student transfer process

A new transfer agreement is gaining attention in Escanaba, Mich. “Good things are inevitable when you bring together two colleges by the bay. Bay College in Escanaba, Michigan and the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay have entered into a joint agreement to seamlessly transfer 30 general education credits for any qualified Bay College student. The agreement […]

Posted Wed, Jul. 5, 2017 at 1:54pm in News by Sue Bodilly