Daily Archives: November 9, 2017

11/09/2017 - UW System Board of Regents Approves Reorganization of UW-Marinette, UW-Manitowoc and UW-Sheboygan with UW-Green Bay

GREEN BAY –The UW System Board of Regents today approved the proposal by President Cross to realign the UW Colleges with UW System four-year universities. Under the plan, UW-Marinette, UW-Manitowoc and UW-Sheboygan will join UW-Green Bay in July 2018. “We are extremely excited to have the opportunity to join with our colleagues in Marinette, Manitowoc […]

11/09/2017 - It’s official. The UW is reorganizing

It’s official, today (Nov. 9, 2017) the Board of Regents approved moving forward with a restructuring proposal for the UW System. The purpose of the restructuring is to expand access to higher education by leveraging the strength of the comprehensive and research institutions at two-year campuses. You can read more about it in a message […]

Posted Thu, Nov. 9, 2017 at 4:20pm in News by Sue Bodilly

11/09/2017 - Achieve Brown County says local graduation rates are up

Supporters of a program in Brown County say the local graduation rate is up over the last three years. Achieve Brown County released its annual report. The group works on issues that impact people between their birth and when they start their professional career. It’s the first time in over a decade that the high […]

11/09/2017 - Gurung seeks new director for Live54218

Live54218 is a Green Bay nonprofit agency that promotes healthy eating and active living to combat childhood obesity across Brown County. UW-Green Bay Prof. Regan Gurung (Psychology, Human Development) is co-chair of the non-profit and is looking for a new executive director with a vision for building on improvements made in the last six years. See more.

11/09/2017 - Electrical Engineering Tech students tour WPS

Electrical Engineering Technology students led by Assistant Prof. M. Upal Mahfuz recently toured the Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) Corporation, a utility company in Green Bay, Wis. In Northeast and Central Wisconsin and Upper Michigan, more than 450,000 electricity customers and more than 326,000 natural gas customers receive service from the WPS. Mahfuz said the tour […]

Posted Thu, Nov. 9, 2017 at 3:59pm in News by Sue Bodilly

11/09/2017 - Community enjoys free US Army Band performance at Weidner Center

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The Jazz Ambassadors — the official touring big band of the United States Army played to a full Fort Howard Hall at the Weidner Center last week. Taking time to meet part of the ensemble before the performance was Chancellor Gary L. Miller and Georgia Miller. The 19-member ensemble, formed in 1969, has received great […]

Posted Thu, Nov. 9, 2017 at 3:52pm in News by Sue Bodilly

11/09/2017 - It’s never too late to say thank you, Honor Flight folks visiting

After serving their country and thinking that their sacrifices went unnoticed, Old Glory Honor Flight are welcoming veterans home. On Tuesday, Nov. 21, from 3 to 5 p.m. join the UW-Green Bay Vets 4 Vets organization in the Christie Theatre for a “Hail to Heroes” event aiming to recognize and bring awareness of Old Glory Honor Flight, […]

Posted Thu, Nov. 9, 2017 at 3:05pm in News by Editorial Student

11/09/2017 - AIC and Counseling and Health fall series program: Relationship Matters

Faculty and staff members are asked to encourage the attendance of UW-Green Bay students  for the presentation, “Relationship Matters!” an AIC and Counseling and Health fall series program. It takes place in the American Intercultural Center of the Union, room 112C on Tuesday, Nov. 21 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Students that attend will learn […]

Posted Thu, Nov. 9, 2017 at 3:04pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

11/09/2017 - Save the date, Dec. 2 for ‘Tis the Season

Kick off the holiday season without breaking the bank by heading to the University Union on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 9 a.m. to noon for ‘Tis the Season, a snowman-themed morning of crafts, games and holiday cheer. Meet Santa and enjoy some snacks and beverages while getting ready to celebrate the holidays. Recommended for children […]

Posted Thu, Nov. 9, 2017 at 3:03pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

11/09/2017 - Gypsy Trip to perform at The Source Public House, Nov. 16

Gypsy Trip, a band of UW-Green Bay faculty and friends, will perform at The Source Public House (890 Lake Park Road, Menasha) on Thursday, Nov. 16 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Come for the locally-sourced menu, stay for some great music. The band’s line up for the show will be Adam Gaines, trumpet; Stefan Hall, […]

Posted Thu, Nov. 9, 2017 at 3:02pm in Announcements by Editorial Student