Monthly Archives: March 2018

03/16/2018 - Dave Hansen introduces Senate resolution honoring Phoenix women’s basketball

Senator Dave Hansen (D-Green Bay) announced today that he recently introduced a resolution in the State Senate with Senator Rob Cowles (R-Allouez) honoring the Phoenix women’s basketball team for its accomplishments on and off the basketball court. “This really is an amazing program and these are very talented and accomplished young women,” said Hansen adding […]

Posted Fri, Mar. 16, 2018 at 10:34am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

03/16/2018 - Green Bay hopes to makes some noise in tournament

The Phoenix women’s basketball team has a larger ambition than to just hear its name announced on Selection Monday. The Phoenix would like to do a little damage. The Green Bay Press-Gazette has the story.

Posted Fri, Mar. 16, 2018 at 10:30am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

03/16/2018 - Cheer on the Phoenix, game time is 4 p.m., ESPN2

Here’s your chance to cheer on the Green Bay women’s basketball team. No. 22/21 Green Bay (29-3) will open play in the 2018 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament as a No. 7 seed in the Spokane Region and will face No. 10 seed Minnesota (23-8) in the First Round in Eugene, Oregon, at 4 p.m. CT time today […]

Posted Fri, Mar. 16, 2018 at 8:48am in News by Sue Bodilly

03/16/2018 - More on your Phoenix

The Green Bay women’s basketball team punched a ticket to its 18th NCAA Tournament with a victory over Wright State in the Horizon League Tournament Championship, March 6. The win secured Green Bay’s ninth appearance in the NCAA Tournament in the past 10 years. The Phoenix owns a 16-4 all-time record in the Horizon tournament’s […]

Posted Fri, Mar. 16, 2018 at 8:40am in News by Sue Bodilly

03/16/2018 - A tribute to a top-notch Phoenix fan, by any measure

A special Phoenix fan passed away last this week. In an arena full of passionate women’s basketball fans, Jack Hasenfus, had to be one of the most dedicated. His unexpected passing last week caught many by surprise, including the Mollys (Vandervest and Christel), from Green Bay athletics, who knew him personally. Christel, assistant director of […]

Posted Fri, Mar. 16, 2018 at 8:34am in News by Sue Bodilly

03/16/2018 - Reminder: Unveiling the Truth: The Hijab Story, March 19

Hijab is usually worn by Muslim women, yet many people do not know what the Hijab is and might wonder how Muslim women wear it. On Monday, March 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Phoenix Room B of the University Union, there will be an interactive workshop that teaches the history of the Hijab. […]

Posted Fri, Mar. 16, 2018 at 8:33am in News by Sue Bodilly

03/16/2018 - First of ‘mindfulness sessions’ back by popular demand (including one today, March 16)

Last spring, Reed Hardy led mindfulness/meditation sessions for employees and employees asked for more. Thanks to a wellness grant from the Department of Employee Trust Funds, UW-Green Bay is offering five more sessions this spring. These sessions will be at the Richard Mauthe Center from Noon to 12:30 p.m. on the following dates, and there is no cost […]

Posted Fri, Mar. 16, 2018 at 7:54am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

03/16/2018 - WBAY features UWGB and actors from the London Stage

An English acting troop makes its way across the pond, visiting UW-Green Bay on a tour of the United States. “Instead of bringing students to London, but to bring London here,” UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Emily Ransom told WBAY. Actors from the London Stage are visiting UW-Green Bay last week, bringing their craft to all […]

Posted Fri, Mar. 16, 2018 at 7:29am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

03/15/2018 - Tom Fox is enjoying the Tournament trail for a different team

Former Green Bay men’s basketball manager Tom Fox ’14 (Communication), now works for the MAC Tournament winner University of Buffalo. As the team’s video coordinator, that means the pressure is on to help the coaching staff get ready for the NCAA Tournament. A nice story follows, including how he got his D-I start.  

Posted Thu, Mar. 15, 2018 at 3:10pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

03/15/2018 - Winners announced for UW-Green Bay 2018 Academic Competition

Academic Competition Crowd

Green Bay, Wis. — Students from 15 Northeast Wisconsin high schools participated in the 2018 University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Academic Competition. The 360 students competed in one of four subject areas with questions written by UW-Green Bay professors as well as other area educators. High school teachers served as subject team coaches to lead teams of […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 15, 2018 at 2:53pm in Press Releases by Sue Bodilly