Daily Archives: November 20, 2017

11/20/2017 - ‘Becoming a Student-Ready University’ open forum, Tuesday, Nov. 21

There will be an open forum on Tuesday, 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 will be a chance to develop action plans and partnerships between faculty and staff to allow us to […]

Posted Mon, Nov. 20, 2017 at 4:22pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

11/20/2017 - Faculty note: Stoll presentations

UW-Green Bay Prof. John Stoll (Management, Public and Environmental Affairs), gave two presentations at the Wisconsin Economics Association annual meeting Nov. 17-18. The first presentation titled “Teaching Microeconomics with Heart” focused upon changes being implemented as part of the Equity Gap project on our UW-Green Bay campus. The second presentation, “Sensitivity, Project Analysis, and the […]

Posted Mon, Nov. 20, 2017 at 4:20pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

11/20/2017 - The Phoenix Bookstore Buyback begins Dec. 14

The Phoenix Bookstore Buyback and Rental Return begins Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. Textbooks may be worth up to 50% off of the new price if: 1.  The textbook is being used on campus for the upcoming semester 2.  The quota for a class has not been reached 3.  The textbook is in resalable condition. CASH […]

Posted Mon, Nov. 20, 2017 at 4:15pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

11/20/2017 - UW-Green Bay 2017 Holiday Parade Float

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About 85 members of the campus community participated in the Green Bay Holiday Parade on Saturday (Nov. 18, 2017). This year, thanks to your generous donations, the committee has collected nearly 500 items — new or gently used hats, mittens, coats, blankets, scarves, socks and jackets (and some beautifully crafted wool mittens) — for those […]

Posted Mon, Nov. 20, 2017 at 4:10pm in Close-ups by Kimberly Vlies

11/20/2017 - Doctors in Recital featured (at Weidner Center Jan. 20)

Green Bay area physicians are set to take the stage Jan. 20, 2018, for the annual Doctors in Recital, an evening of eclectic music and performance featuring physicians and other health care professionals. The annual event, which is being held at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts in Green Bay at 7 p.m., has […]

Posted Mon, Nov. 20, 2017 at 2:46pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

11/20/2017 - A Christmas tradition continues at the Weidner Center with ‘Holiday Pops’

The Holiday Pops concert returns to the Weidner Center on Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 9 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online at www.weidnercenter.com, by phone at 1-800-895-0071, or in-person at all Ticket Star locations, including the Resch Center and the University Ticketing and Information Center (UTIC) located in the University Union. The […]

Posted Mon, Nov. 20, 2017 at 2:26pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

11/20/2017 - Natalie Grant and Danny Gokey bring their Celebrate Christmas Tour to the Weidner

Award-winning artists Natalie Grant and Danny Gokey (American Idol) will ring in the holiday season together again this year on the Celebrate Christmas Tour at the Weidner Center, Dec. 2. Tickets can be purchased online at www.weidnercenter.com, by phone at 1-800-895-0071, or in-person at all Ticket Star locations, including the Resch Center and the University Ticketing […]

Posted Mon, Nov. 20, 2017 at 2:23pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

11/20/2017 - Congratulations to ‘RiceFest’ organizers

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Mentioned before in this space — RiceFest 2017 was a big success! Nearly 2,000 pounds of wild rice was seeded in the bay of Green Bay last week to help restore the aquatic ecosystem. “From the seeders, to the boat operators, to the ice breakers, to the rice transporters, to the planning team…many people contributed […]

11/20/2017 - Education students present at regional conference

Eight students from UW-Green Bay’s Professional Program in Education who are preparing to become middle or high school science teachers attended the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) regional conference in Milwaukee, Nov. 9-11. Students attended sessions presented by Wisconsin science teachers, university professors and internationally known scholars that described innovative teaching strategies, assessment practices and […]

Posted Mon, Nov. 20, 2017 at 1:36pm in News by Sue Bodilly

11/20/2017 - International student presents to local scouts

International student Muhammad Sakhi, shared his passion and experience in scouting with boy scouts in Green Bay on Nov. 13, 2017. Sakhi presented to Boy Scout Troop 1040 about scouting in his home country of Pakistan. He is a Rover Scout with the Ismaili District Boy Scout Association in Gilgit, Pakistan. Sakhi is a physics […]

Posted Mon, Nov. 20, 2017 at 9:58am in News by Sue Bodilly