Daily Archives: February 12, 2018

02/12/2018 - Photo gallery: Dick Resch and WPS announce major gifts to engineering and STEM

The University and two community partners today (Feb. 12, 2018) shared additional details on how they plan to quickly move the program from concept to reality, expediting the University’s ability to meet the region’s rising demand for engineering talent. Richard Resch, CEO of international office furniture manufacturer KI, announced his support of UW-Green Bay’s visionary […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 12, 2018 at 3:53pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/12/2018 - Former LC student finds success at UW-Green Bay

The Door County Daily News featured current student Lexi Kinnard (Luxemburg-Casco High School), last year’s Student Employee of the Year. The Business Administration student is an intern for Schreiber Foods.

Posted Mon, Feb. 12, 2018 at 3:46pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

02/12/2018 - UW-Green Bay and Building For Kids celebrate Diversity Discovery Free Day

The Building For Kids partnered with Celebrate Diversity and the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay to host Discover Diversity Free Day Sunday. “Doors opened at noon where family and friends came to learn about the different heritages and cultures that make Northeast Wisconsin unique,” Fox 11 reported. “From making traditional Hmong necklaces with students […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 12, 2018 at 3:44pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

02/12/2018 - New school approved for UWGB

“A new offering has been approved for the UW System’s Green Bay campus,” reported WTAQ. “Brown County Executive Troy Streckenbach says the university will now be able to offer a full four-year degree in mechanical engineering. ‘The university has a strong partnership with NWTC. They were able to provide certain engineering curriculum, but not the […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 12, 2018 at 3:41pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

02/12/2018 - Regents approve UW-Green Bay engineering school

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s request to significantly expand its engineering program was approved Friday morning by the UW Board of Regents, reported the Green Bay Press-Gazette. Local business and community leaders applauded the regents’ vote Friday morning to allow the university to add a mechanical engineering degree program to its existing degrees in environmental, electrical and […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 12, 2018 at 3:38pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

02/12/2018 - Fewer than 100 tickets remain for Krash the Kress

Fewer than 100 tickets remain for Friday’s (Feb. 16, 2018) men’s basketball game at 8 p.m. against UIC. Billed as “Krash the Kress,” it will be the first time the Phoenix men play a home game against a Horizon League opponent at the Kress Center, on campus. Only a limited number of tickets remain as […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 12, 2018 at 3:35pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/12/2018 - Prof. Helpap comments on Green Bay baseball stadium loss

A $10 million summer league baseball stadium that was supposed to be a part of a downtown Green Bay development project is now being projected to be built in the village of Ashwaubenon. Prof. David Helpap (Public and Environmental Administration) weighed in on the loss, saying, “it’s not clear what kind of impact the team’s […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 12, 2018 at 3:21pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

02/12/2018 - Free self-defense class for faculty and staff Feb. 28

Herb Blue’s Total Self Defense LLC will be presenting two Self Defense Workshops for UW-Green Bay employees on Wednesday, Feb. 28 in Room 103 of the University Union. The first workshop is for women only and will take place from 11 a.m. to noon. The second workshop is for all participants and will take place from […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 12, 2018 at 3:10pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

02/12/2018 - Well Wisconsin Webinar Feb. 21, including earning your $150 incentive

Make this the year of focusing on your health and well-being. Learn about about the 2018 Well Wisconsin Program and the resources available, including how to earn the $150 incentive, at the Well Wisconsin Webinar. The webinar is presented on Wednesday, Feb. 21 from Noon to 12:30 p.m. in Room 735 of the Cofrin Library. […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 12, 2018 at 3:07pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

02/12/2018 - Photos: Engineering and STEM Center News Conference

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On the heels of Friday’s unanimous UW System Board of Regents approval of a Mechanical Engineering program and other critical components of a University-Community shared vision for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) at UW-Green Bay, the University and two community partners today (Feb. 12, 2018) shared additional details on how they plan to quickly […]

Posted Mon, Feb. 12, 2018 at 1:46pm in Close-ups by Kimberly Vlies