Daily Archives: February 16, 2018

02/16/2018 - Campus mourns passing of alumnus Jon Delany, former co-director of Phoenix Pep Band

Music alumnus Jon Delany ’98, 44, passed away last Sunday. He was a highly popular band director at Freedom High School, taught at UW-Green Bay Summer Camps, and directed/co-directed the Phoenix Pep Band for 12 years. He married music alumna Christy (Fehrenbach) Delany ’98 in 1998. He was a great ambassador for the UW-Green Bay […]

Posted Fri, Feb. 16, 2018 at 3:53pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/16/2018 - ‘Olympics open doors to cultural understanding,’ piece penned by Prof. Michael Rector

Assistant Prof. and professional performer Michael Rector (Music) was in South Korea this week, with wife Sylvia Hong, performing in the host city of PyeongChang by invitation of the mayor. They had the opportunity to watch some of the Olympic festivities, including speed skating, and found themselves immersed in the excitement of the host city. […]

Posted Fri, Feb. 16, 2018 at 3:45pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/16/2018 - Disability Services wipes out competition in Toilet Paper Challenge

Kim Metzger and Lynn Niemi in front of toilet paper

The 2018 Great Toilet Paper Challenge at UW-Green Bay ended with a small office of two — Disability Services — making big contributions and wiping out the competition. In early January, the Student Affairs and Campus Climate and Enrollment Services divisions met to better acquaint employees from both divisions and update all on what is […]

Posted Fri, Feb. 16, 2018 at 3:44pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/16/2018 - Krash the Kress is sold out! Get your gear with 25% off storewide

Every Friday is Phoenix Friday, but this Friday (Feb. 16) is Krash the Kress. Need some gear for the big game? The Phoenix Bookstore will be selling merchandise at the game, as well as offering 25% off store-wide all day (excluding textbooks). Chartwells is getting on board this semester with 15% off total purchases at […]

Posted Fri, Feb. 16, 2018 at 3:06pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

02/16/2018 - Reminder: International Connections Reception

You are invited to attend this informal gathering of globally minded faculty and staff. The reception will be hosted by the Office of International Education and is an opportunity to meet other faculty and staff who lead study abroad programs, conduct research abroad, have international connections, and/or an interest in furthering global initiatives UW-Green Bay. […]

Posted Fri, Feb. 16, 2018 at 3:04pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/16/2018 - Gatekeeper training for suicide prevention is Feb. 22

Free QPR (Question, Persuade and Refer) Gatekeeper training for suicide prevention for faculty, staff and students will be offered from noon to 1 p.m. on Feb. 22, 2018, in Phoenix Room A of the University Union. As a QPR-trained Gatekeeper, you will learn how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how […]

Posted Fri, Feb. 16, 2018 at 3:04pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

02/16/2018 - College Draft Day is in the making

College Draft Day: Powered by UW-Green Bay is in the making! A joint program between the Offices of Admissions and Marketing and University Communication, College Draft Day is a recruitment-focused event for 200 selected high school juniors in the Green Bay area who will spend a morning learning about the college process, college life and […]

Posted Fri, Feb. 16, 2018 at 3:02pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/16/2018 - Green Bay women fall, look to bounce back at Youngstown State, Saturday

No. 19/15-ranked Green Bay women’s basketball (22-3, 12-2) team fell to Cleveland State, 71-60, Thursday evening but will look to bounce back against Youngstown State on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. Facing the first of three league tests in five days, the Phoenix fell into a large deficit early in the match-up. The loss ended an11-game […]

Posted Fri, Feb. 16, 2018 at 2:56pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/16/2018 - Faculty note: Assist. Prof. Young to lead writing workshop at Conference of College Composition and Communication

Assistant Prof. Jennie Young will speak at and facilitate at an all-day writing workshop at this year’s Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) Annual Convention in Kansas City, Mo. She will be presenting during the session, “Public Intellectualism in Action: A Community Writing Workshop,” which runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, […]

Posted Fri, Feb. 16, 2018 at 2:52pm in Faculty/Staff by Editorial Student

02/16/2018 - Next screening of ‘Searching for Sustainability’ on March 20

Following a great turnout of more than 100 people for a campus screening this week, the next screening of the documentary, Searching for Sustainability will take place at The Neville Public Museum, downtown Green Bay, on March 20. The film will begin at 5:50 p.m., followed by a discussion panel made up of the films’ local executive […]

Posted Fri, Feb. 16, 2018 at 2:51pm in Announcements by Editorial Student