Daily Archives: November 15, 2017

11/15/2017 - Big robotics win for the ‘Birds’ (both Redbirds and the Phoenix)

Congratulations to the Cofrin School of Business-sponsored De Pere Redbirds Middle School robotics team and their coach, UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Gaurav, on a first-place finish in the Regional FLL Robotics Competition organized at Lakeshore Tech College, Saturday, Nov 10. This rookie team was one of 27 to compete for the championship trophy. “The students […]

Posted Wed, Nov. 15, 2017 at 3:56pm in News by Sue Bodilly

11/15/2017 - UW-Green Bay has large contingent at Great Lakes conference

Science Symposium Group Shot-1

Last week, 340 scientists, resource managers, municipal planners, non-profit organizations, educators and citizens gathered in downtown Green Bay to discuss ongoing challenges and recent successes in managing and protecting water quality, habitat and species in Lake Michigan. The 2017 State of Lake Michigan Conference hosted by International Association for Great Lakes Research was held at […]

11/15/2017 - Retired educators to host Wisconsin Retirement System seminar

The Brown Count Retired Educators’ Association will host a free seminar for participants of the Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Green Bay West High School Auditorium, 966 Shawano Ave. It will be geared to WRS participants, who are planning or beginning to think about […]

Posted Wed, Nov. 15, 2017 at 12:29pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

11/15/2017 - Thanksgiving holiday office closures

In observation of the Thanksgiving holiday, the UW-Green Bay campus will be closed Thursday, Nov. 23 and the following offices will be closed on Friday, Nov. 24.  All offices will resume normal operations on Monday, Nov. 27. Offices that will be closed during the break include: Student Life, Pride Center, Disability Services, Health and Counseling […]

Posted Wed, Nov. 15, 2017 at 12:27pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

11/15/2017 - ‘Becoming a Student-Ready University’ Upcoming Events

Please attend the open forum on Nov. 21 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in Phoenix B to share the themes compiled from the Tia Brown McNair workshop the University held in late August.  This open forum is a chance to develop action plans and partnerships between faculty and staff to help UW-Green Bay become a […]

Posted Wed, Nov. 15, 2017 at 11:47am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

11/15/2017 - Reminder: Humanities lecture is tomorrow (Nov. 16)

Campus and community members are welcome to attend the “500th Anniversary of the Reformation” event series that Humanities is sponsoring. The final event of the semester is the lecture, “Ignatius of Loyola and the Catholic Reformation,” Prof. Aaron Pidel, SJ, Marquette University. It will be held from 3:45 to 5:15 p.m. in Mary Ann Cofrin […]

Posted Wed, Nov. 15, 2017 at 11:41am in News by Sue Bodilly

11/15/2017 - Reminder: Campus Food Fight!

Nov. 20 to Dec. 5, students, faculty, and staff will ‘battle’ head to head to donate the most tonnage of food to the Campus Cupboard. The friendly competition will end in a food weigh-in on Dec. 6 at Noon, in the Phoenix Rooms. The winning team will receive a victory party at the Phoenix Club […]

Posted Wed, Nov. 15, 2017 at 11:36am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

11/15/2017 - PHLASH Meals now available to provide assistance to students

PHLASH Meals provide students in need with transfer meals upon request.  Students may make an online request through the Campus Cupboard campus website. Students will receive five meal transfers per request. Meals may be requested once a month. Please see the website for more details. Students, staff and faculty who wish to donate a meal […]

Posted Wed, Nov. 15, 2017 at 11:30am in News by Sue Bodilly

11/15/2017 - WisconsinFirstNations.org launched this week, UW-Green Bay is partner

Wisconsin Public Television (WPT) Education and Wisconsin Act 31 Coalition partners announce the launch of a new website: WisconsinFirstNations.org. This website offers a robust collection of cost-free classroom and educator professional development resources for exploring American Indian Studies in Wisconsin. WisconsinFirstNations.org invites educators to explore Wisconsin Native cultures and communities through pre K-12 educational videos, […]

Posted Wed, Nov. 15, 2017 at 11:28am in News by Sue Bodilly

11/15/2017 - Kress Center Outdoor Recreation Complex is in the news

“With years of planning and fundraising, UW-Green Bay will be opening its new outdoor athletic facility next spring. The $4.9 million Kress Family Outdoor Recreation Complex is well on its way to completion thanks to student fees and private donors, but there’s still some work to be done,” reports WBAY-TV. See the story, here.

Posted Wed, Nov. 15, 2017 at 11:25am in News by Sue Bodilly