Daily Archives: March 1, 2018

03/01/2018 - Ideas for the Aging: Team ‘Stability’ takes home win and cash prize

Innovation in Aging Group

Nine teams and 40 students represented all four of the UW-Green Bay colleges in the second annual Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. The competition is sponsored by UW-Green Bay’s College of Health Education and Social Welfare, WiSys Technology Foundation and the UW-Green Bay Gerontology Center. First prize and $500 was […]

03/01/2018 - UW-Green Bay achieves silver environmental ranking

With a solid effort from the UW-Green Bay Sustainability Committee, UW-Green Bay is again seeing STARS thanks to a newly confirmed environmental rating of SILVER from a program that measures and encourages sustainability in all aspects of higher education. UW-Green Bay has participated in the Association for Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s (AASHE) Sustainability […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 1, 2018 at 12:31pm in News by Sue Bodilly

03/01/2018 - Provost Davis announces Chancellor Gary L. Miller and Georgia Nix Miller Endowed Scholarship in Biology

Chancellor Gary L. Miller and Georgia Miller are donors for a new endowed scholarship aimed to provide financial assistance to UW-Green Bay Biology students. UW-Green Bay Biology has grown significantly in recent years — from 117 students enrolled in Fall of 2013 to 176 enrolled in fall of 2017. Both Chancellor and Georgia Miller have […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 1, 2018 at 12:31pm in News by Sue Bodilly

03/01/2018 - Campus mourns loss of Dr. Herb Sandmire, recipient of Chancellor’s Award

Dr. Herbert F. Sandmire passed away on Feb. 24, 2018 at his home in Green Bay. The Sandmires were recognized in 2014 as “the University’s longest-running donors.” They enhanced a decades-long legacy of generosity with a $1 million scholarship gift for students who intend to pursue a career in medicine or related medical fields. The […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 1, 2018 at 12:30pm in News by Sue Bodilly

03/01/2018 - Prof. Weinschenk discusses research about Wisconsin elections on WPR’s Central Time

As a follow up to his WisContext article on judicial elections, Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Public and Environmental Administration) went on WPR’s Central Time program yesterday (Feb. 28, 2018) to discuss his research and Wisconsin elections. Listen to the interview and see the brief summary, here.

Posted Thu, Mar. 1, 2018 at 12:29pm in News by Sue Bodilly

03/01/2018 - Christian speaks with De Pere residents about anti-discriminatory ordinance

There was a lot of coverage about De Pere’s anti-discriminatory ordinance. Stacie Christian, director of UW-Green Bay’s Pride Center, spoke with De Pere residents about what the ordinance means. De Pere holds informational session on new anti-discriminatory ordinance, wearegreenbay.com De Pere hosts public meeting on gender ordinance, WBAY  

Posted Thu, Mar. 1, 2018 at 12:28pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

03/01/2018 - UW-Green Bay faculty, students and alumni share first-year navigation

A number of individuals with UW-Green Bay ties collaborated for an extensive piece on “Navigating the First Year in Community,” for the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU). Denise Bartell (Director of Student Success and Engagement and Gateways to Phoenix Success (GPS) Program Director) Assistant Prof. Alison Staudinger (Democracy and Justice Studies, Political Science, […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 1, 2018 at 12:28pm in News by Sue Bodilly

03/01/2018 - SCEDC earns State Organizational Excellence Award (SBDC provided support)

The Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) was named the recipient of the Organizational Excellence Award at the Wisconsin Economic Development Association’s (WEDA) Governor’s Conference on Economic Development in February 2018. Forged in the heart of the great recession, in eight years the SCEDC has registered nearly 100 successful projects catalyzing $239 million of investment. These […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 1, 2018 at 12:27pm in News by Sue Bodilly

03/01/2018 - Senior Khalil Small adds Horizon honors to impressive career

After putting together a fantastic senior year, Green Bay men’s basketball player Khalil Small was recognized by being named to the Horizon All-League First Team and All-Defensive Teams, the league announced on Wednesday afternoon. Small, who ranked second in the Horizon League and led the Phoenix in scoring this season with 19.1 PPG in league […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 1, 2018 at 12:26pm in News by Sue Bodilly

03/01/2018 - UW-Green Bay, UW-Sheboygan join for jazz concert, March 9

Enjoy big band and vocal jazz from UW-Green Bay and UW-Sheboygan students on Friday, March 9, 2018 from 7 to 8:30p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre, UW-Sheboygan. UW-Sheboygan’s Jazz Ensemble and Vocal Jazz Ensembles, under the direction of Paul Sucherman, will perform works by Sonny Rollins, Duke Ellington and more. UW-Green Bay Jazz Ensemble I, […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 1, 2018 at 12:23pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly