Daily Archives: August 31, 2017

08/31/2017 - Houston hero now a Phoenix

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UW-Green Bay freshman and Houston native James Finley moved onto campus this morning (Aug. 31, 2017) with quite a story to tell. Finley, a member of the Green Bay swimming and diving team, along with his family members, have been actively rescuing friends and neighbors stranded in the flooding from Hurricane Harvey. Before making the […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 31, 2017 at 3:53pm in Giving Back by Sue Bodilly

08/31/2017 - Very cool dudes. Jared Novitke wins ‘fridge’ contest

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In a very cool contest, UW-Green Bay Ambassadors had a fridge battle. Who could move the most refrigerators for Freshmen Move-In Day? The winner was Jared Novitke (Sophomore, Chemistry and Human Biology) with 53 fridges. Honorable mentions: Sam Soda (Junior) with 51; Baily Schmid (Junior, Communication) with 46 and James Salscheider (Senior, Environmental Science major […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 31, 2017 at 3:21pm in News by Sue Bodilly

08/31/2017 - Lawton Gallery event: Please Check a Box: Sex, Gender, Identity and Privacy

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UW-Green Bay’s Lawton Gallery announces its opening reception Sept. 7 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. for the show, Please Check a Box: Sex, Gender, Identity and Privacy. “For better or worse, sex is seen by many societies as fundamental to an individual’s identity. As our social views progress, and we understand better the biological and […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 31, 2017 at 3:12pm in News by Sue Bodilly

08/31/2017 - Photos: Freshmen Move-in Day 2017

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It took more than 100 volunteers along with the Residence Life personnel, maintenance, and many others, to move in nearly 800 new UW-Green Bay freshmen today (August 31, 2017). Director of Residence Life Gail Sims-Aubert said the move-in went flawlessly with a number of parents personally stopping by to express their gratitude. As packed cars […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 31, 2017 at 3:09pm in Close-ups by Daniel Moore

08/31/2017 - Great Beginnings week is nearly here

Members of the UW-Green Bay community are invited to participate in a number of Great Beginnings (GB) Week events next week. There will be a Night at Festival Foods (University Ave.) on Sunday, September 3 from 6 to 9 p.m. UW-Green Bay shoppers can get 5% off their entire purchase (some exclusions apply). The new […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 31, 2017 at 2:47pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

08/31/2017 - Prof. Terry seeking disaster relief for sister

UW-Green Bay Prof. Patricia Terry’s (Engineering Technology) sister teaches at a poverty-stricken elementary school in Houston that was flooded, as was the surrounding neighborhood. Terry reports that the children and school are in great need. Please contact Prof. Terry if you are interested in contributing to the cause.

Posted Thu, Aug. 31, 2017 at 2:44pm in News by Sue Bodilly

08/31/2017 - Staff note: Frost presents on humanities for the 21st Century

Thinking Through the Humanities: A Dynamic for the 21st Century will presented at Union College in Schenectady, New York by UW-Green Bay Associate Lecturer Susan Frost (Humanities). Frost, who is also the president of Frost Marketing Communications, Inc., focuses on the application of the humanities in governance, in business and in healthcare. She teaches an […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 31, 2017 at 2:27pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

08/31/2017 - Faculty note: Prof. Ryan Martin on Voice America talk internet radio

UW-Green Bay Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology, Human Development) podcaster and writer of the popular blog, “All the Rage,” discusses with Merle Griff on the radio show “Caught Between Generations,” the different types of anger, ways to “manage” anger, and how to avoid the triggers that cause anger. He also gives tips for dealing with anger […]

Posted Thu, Aug. 31, 2017 at 2:24pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly