Monthly Archives: March 2018

03/29/2018 - Door County Board has a UW-Green Bay student running for office

Lora Marin Jorgenson ’15 (Associate of Arts & Science) is among the candidates running for Door County Board District 3. Jorgenson was an active student, taking part in an EMBI internship and attended the Institute of Spanish Language in Cuernavaca, Mexico in January 2014. She is currently a Business Administration student with an intended May […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 29, 2018 at 11:22am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

03/29/2018 - Busy student Sam Hunt also pitches his food business

Sam Hunt’s The Local Food Experiment LLC made it to the finals of the Wisconsin Force For Positive Change Competition, held recently at Marquette University. More than 150 social enterprises entered, 32 made it to through three rounds of judging to the finals (across six categories), and 10 were awarded prizes of $12,500. While Sam […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 29, 2018 at 11:21am in News by Sue Bodilly

03/29/2018 - The Fox Connection presents the second annual ‘The Pitch’ April 11

The Fox Connection (UW-Green Bay, UW-Oshkosh, St. Norbert College, Lawrence University and Ripon College) presents the second annual “The Pitch” competition on the afternoon of Wed, April 11 at Fox Cities Stadium in Appleton. Two UW-Green Bay student entrepreneurs will compete against two students from each of the Fox Connection schools for nearly $50,000 in […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 29, 2018 at 11:12am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

03/29/2018 - Mark your calendars for AlumniLink, May 22, 4:00 p.m.

Join UW System alumni at the AlumniLink Career Fair and Networking Event promoting fantastic job opportunities in Brown County and the NEW North. The evening starts with a career fair featuring 50 great companies and organizations looking for the best and brightest. There will then be a networking social allowing you an opportunity to connect with […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 29, 2018 at 11:07am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

03/29/2018 - Good luck to the Innovation in Aging students headed to Madison, April 21

The UW-Green Bay team that won the Innovation in Aging competition on campus on Friday, Feb. 23, is on its way to Madison on Saturday, April 21, to represent UW-Green Bay. Students Katherine Mikhail (Business Administration), AJ Jensen (Engineering) and Roz Stoa (Psychology) are competing with their company “Stability” against representatives from other UW campus […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 29, 2018 at 10:59am in News by Sue Bodilly

03/29/2018 - Applications being accepted for Teaching Enhancement Grants

The Instructional Development Council (IDC) is accepting applications for the Teaching Enhancement Grants, through the support of the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning, to provide funding for professional development activities or projects that can lead to the improvement of teaching skills or the development of innovative teaching strategies. Please note: spring grants […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 29, 2018 at 10:41am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

03/29/2018 - Appreciative UW-Green Bay students honor Craig Mueller at scholarship reception

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Craig A. Mueller Scholarship recipients came together to honor the late Craig Mueller ’71 (Humanism and Cultural Change) and his generosity in creating scholarships for Art, Music, Theater and Communication students, and the Phuture Phoenix program. Marcia Mueller, Craig’s sister, made the trip from Seattle to Green Bay, as she does annually, to help celebrate […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 29, 2018 at 9:47am in Giving Back by Sue Bodilly

03/29/2018 - Researcher Jennie Young makes case for fewer guns, less security at schools

Following the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, lawmakers have been calling for more security in school. But one researcher — UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Jennie Young (English, Writing Center) — says that we need to rethink how we secure our schools. She told Wisconsin Public Radio’s “Central Time” that schools […]

Posted Thu, Mar. 29, 2018 at 9:45am in News by Sue Bodilly