Daily Archives: January 23, 2018

01/23/2018 - Fox 11 covers Janet Planet’s return to the Weidner

Jazz singer Janet Planet is headlining UW-Green Bay’s Jazz Fest 48 this weekend. The 48th edition of the festival begins Saturday with student performances, clinics and master classes. At 6 p.m., students will take to the Weidner Center stage for performances. At 7 p.m., the professional Green Bay Jazz Orchestra, along with vocalist Janet Planet, […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 23, 2018 at 4:11pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2018 - Faculty note: Helpap and Warner present at Housing Summit

Assistant Prof. David Helpap (Public and Environmental Affairs) and Associate Prof. Lora Warner (PEA) presented their research study, “Safe and Stable Housing for Brown County Consumers: Needs and Policy Options” at this Housing Summit sponsored by the United Way and the Brown County Housing and Homeless Coalition, Jan/ 17, 2017. There were about 125 people […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 23, 2018 at 4:08pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2018 - Green Bay men host Ohio, celebrate Heideman

The Green Bay men’s basketball team is home for two games this week, hosting Cleveland State Thursday, Jan. 25 and Youngstown State on Saturday, Jan. 27. The games will be part of Varsity GB and Hall of Fame weekend, with Saturday’s game serving as the annual Prevea Health Blackout Cancer Game. On Saturday, Jan. 27, […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 23, 2018 at 4:03pm in News by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2018 - Jason Kidd out, Tony Bennett in?

Wouldn’t it be fun if former Phoenix men’s basketball standout Tony Bennett ’92 returned to the state? According to some members of the media, he is on the long list of people to replace the recently fired Jason Kidd, as Milwaukee Bucks head coach.

Posted Tue, Jan. 23, 2018 at 3:53pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2018 - The Farmory/UW-Green Bay partnership makes the news

You will see more in a the new issue of Inside Magazine, but WeAreGreenBay, describes a new partnership between The Farmory and UW-Green Bay. Assistant Prof. Patrick Forsythe (NAS) is mentioned and it could mean great things for perch lovers. Watch the video.

Posted Tue, Jan. 23, 2018 at 3:48pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2018 - Phoenix Friday is back in full force with a Chartwells discount

Phoenix Friday is back, and so are the savings. On Jan. 26, all drinkware is 25% off at The Phoenix Bookstore. Chartwells is getting on board this semester with 15% off total purchases at both The Garden Cafe and Rosewood Cafe locations IF you show your Phoenix Pride by wearing your Phoenix apparel. Need something […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 23, 2018 at 3:37pm in News by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2018 - Save the Dates: Art Agency events coming your way

Art Agency will have a number of events this semester: Bake Sale — Feb 14, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the booth space near the Phoenix Rooms Art Sale 2 — March 19, Noon to 3 p.m. and March 20, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Phoenix A Phoenix A both days Empty Bowls — […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 23, 2018 at 3:24pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2018 - Mark your calendars: Spring 2018 Historical Perspective Series announced

Spring 2018 Historical Perspective Series Tuesday, March 27 at 2 p.m. in the Christie Theatre — Michael Tomasky, Columnist at the Daily Beast and Editor of DEMOCRACY, to speak on Party Politics Today Thursday, April 19 at 2 p.m. in the Christie Theater, Sergio Gonzalez, lecturer and Ph.D. candidate at UW-Madison, to speak on the Story of Mexican […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 23, 2018 at 3:20pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2018 - Campus learns of passing of Prof. Emerita Louise Witherell

Prof. Emerita Louise Witherell (Humanistic Studies), passed away Jan. 16, 2018.  Visitation will be held on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, from Noon until the time of service at 2 p.m. in Wauwatosa. Interment will be held at 11 a.m. Monday Jan. 29, 2018, at Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Wis. See the full obituary.

Posted Tue, Jan. 23, 2018 at 3:16pm in News by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2018 - Slovakia Travel Course Informational Meeting, Jan. 26

There will be a meeting for those interested in the Slovakia Travel Course (June 20-July 4, 2018), Friday, Jan. 26 at 1 p.m. in Room 103 of the University Union. Here’s a description: Slovakia:  Tones of Central Europe: The music and culture of Roma, Ruthenian and Slovak peoples is designed to introduce students to the […]

Posted Tue, Jan. 23, 2018 at 3:08pm in News by Sue Bodilly