Daily Archives: August 29, 2017

08/29/2017 - Owners of Dental City and Nell’s Wigs and Boutique, among those to be honored at UW-Green Bay alumni recognition dinner

GREEN BAY –  The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is planning an evening of celebration, recognizing the accomplishments of its distinguished alumni and its outstanding recent alumni. This year’s Alumni Awards and Recognition Dinner begins at 5 p.m., Thursday, October 5 at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Those honored for their distinguished achievements will be Stacey […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 29, 2017 at 11:17am in Press Releases by Sue Bodilly

08/29/2017 - New webpages for majors and minors by Sept. 1

Adept web users may have noticed that some UW-Green Bay academic pages have a new look. The University’s Web Strategy Committee is currently in the process of converting all academic pages to the new global template. Text and images from Admissions handouts featuring majors and minors are being used to populate each respective landing page. […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 29, 2017 at 10:44am in News by Kimberly Vlies

08/29/2017 - Joint Finance votes on education funding, STEM facility on campus

Lawmakers are one step closer to finalizing a new two-year state budget. The legislature’s Joint Finance Committee voted Monday on one of the key remaining issues: education funding. The committee also approved $1,000,000,000 for state building projects, which includes funds for a new STEM facility on the UW-Green Bay campus WTAQ covered the story as […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 29, 2017 at 10:31am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

08/29/2017 - Social media can help, hurt prep athletes

The Fond du Lac Reporter reports on whether social media can help or hurt prep athletes, especially if they plan to play in college. Green Bay men’s basketball coach Linc Darner is quoted in the story.  

Posted Tue, Aug. 29, 2017 at 10:09am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

08/29/2017 - Volleyball team selected as conference runner-up in preseason poll

Coming off a strong 2016 campaign as the league runner-up in both the Horizon League regular season and conference tournament, the Green Bay volleyball team was voted second in the 2017 Horizon League Preseason Poll, the league announced last week. Defending league champion Cleveland State was tabbed the preseason favorite. For a full outlook on […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 29, 2017 at 9:58am in News by Sue Bodilly

08/29/2017 - New phone? Change in 911 call

As Academic Technology Services is working rapidly to update the campus telephones (should be completed by the end of September), Public Safety reminds University personnel how to dial in an emergency: -If you have one of the new “CISCO” telephones, simply 911 to reach an emergency operator. -If you still have one of the old […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 29, 2017 at 9:55am in News by Sue Bodilly

08/29/2017 - Online nomination for University Leadership Awards is now open

The online nomination process for the University Leadership Awards program (Chancellor’s Medallion, University Leadership Award and Outstanding Student Award) is now open. You may access the nomination site via the Student Life website. The process is secure and will have the most current information available. Nomination instructions: (also on the nomination webpage). 1. Review the […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 29, 2017 at 9:51am in News by Sue Bodilly

08/29/2017 - Faculty note: Lockard earns high honor

During the World History Association annual conference, held in Boston in June, Craig Lockard (SCD and History Emeritus) was awarded the organization’s highest honor, the Pioneer of World History award, for his long record of published scholarship and service to the WHA. He helped found the organization in 1982, served as the group’s first secretary, […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 29, 2017 at 9:47am in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

08/29/2017 - You are invited: Mauthe Center Backyard Bash

The Richard Mauthe Center will be hosting its annual Backyard Bash, Tuesday, September 5 from 5 to 8 p.m. Free food, live music, drawings and games and open to any and all (students, faculty, staff) from the campus and broader community. This is an excellent opportunity to see the new exterior renovations, plans for renovating the […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 29, 2017 at 9:45am in News by Sue Bodilly

08/29/2017 - Faculty note: Coman designated as Kopenhaver Center Fellow

Assistant Prof. Ioana Coman (Communication and Information & Computing Sciences) was designated as a 2017 Kopenhaver Center Fellow by the Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver Center for the Advancement of Women in Communication at Florida International University, and the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). Each year, […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 29, 2017 at 9:40am in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly