Monthly Archives: April 2018

04/23/2018 - Hydrating the Food Desert

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UW-Green Bay scientists partner with innovative thinkers to revolutionize the food economy in Green Bay The Farmory in downtown Green Bay is a “farm with a social mission,” in the words of Program Director, Alex Smith. The historic armory turned “farmory” is being used to demonstrate to the community how the centuries old practice of […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 23, 2018 at 11:16am in Go Green! by Sue Bodilly

04/23/2018 - Kwik Trip in University Ave., is new off-campus merchant to accept Pass Points

The University Union welcomes Kwik Trip, located on University Ave. next to Festival Foods, as the newest off-campus merchant. Students, faculty and staff can use Pass Points as payment for fuel and convenience store purchases (gift cards, alcohol, cigarettes and lottery tickets excluded).  While there, be sure to ask about the Kwik Rewards program. Please […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 23, 2018 at 11:15am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

04/23/2018 - Fun facts for Earth Day

Yesterday, the world celebrated Earth Day. We have a few fun facts for you about Eco U and how UW-Green Bay works to sustain this beautiful planet: Did you know that in the last five years, by refilling at hydration stations across campus, the UW-Green Bay community has avoided 782,023 plastic water bottles! Did you […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 23, 2018 at 11:14am in News by Jena Richter Landers

04/23/2018 - Hunt takes 3D prototype to gBETA

As part of the second ever gBETA Northeast cohort, UW-Green Bay undergraduate Sam Hunt (Mathematics, Education) presented his business PrecisionLAG at the gBETA Northeast Wisconsin “LiveBETA” in Appleton, Thursday night, April 26, 2018. LiveBETA is the final step for each gBETA cohort. During his presentation he revealed his first 3D-printed prototype of his golf swing […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 23, 2018 at 11:05am in News by Sue Bodilly

04/23/2018 - UW-Green Bay to host WSMA Music Festival, May 5

UW-Green Bay will host the Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) State & Solo Ensemble Festival, where thousands of middle and high school student musicians get a chance to share their talent. The event is on May 5 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. It is free and open to public. This event is a great […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 23, 2018 at 11:05am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

04/23/2018 - Kraft says ‘yes’ to eco-friendly renewables

UW-Green Bay Prof. Emeritus Michael E. Kraft (Public and Environmental Affairs) shares his opinion on eco-friendly renewables as a key to non-carbon energy future in the Tri-City Herald. Prof. Kraft argues that critics have underestimated the efficiency of eco-friendly renewables as the future and discusses the disadvantages of considering fossil fuels as a sustainable energy […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 23, 2018 at 11:04am in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

04/23/2018 - UW-Green Bay alumnus appointed as parks superintendent in Door County

The Door Country Pulse reports that Ben Nelson, a graduate of UW-Green Bay, has been hired as the Door County Parks Superintendent. Nelson ’03 (Environmental Science) has a strong background in natural resources and says he is excited to bring his talents and leadership to Door County.  

Posted Mon, Apr. 23, 2018 at 11:04am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

04/23/2018 - Badgers staff adds former Phoenix star basketball player, Tetschlag

Kayla Tetschlag, one of the top players in Green Bay women’s basketball history, was named an assistant coach and co-recruiting coordinator at UW-Madison on Thursday. “I’m thrilled for the opportunity to join Coach Tsipis and his staff in my home state,” Tetschlag said. “I look forward to using my past experiences as a player and […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 23, 2018 at 11:03am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/23/2018 - UW-Green Bay student talks Untitledtown

Krynn Hanold, a UW-Green Bay student, gave her opinion on recreational reading and UntitledTown. She explains that books have made her grow as a person, and says books are  always better than the movie. “No offense to the actors out there, but my imagination can come up with the character and it’s just perfect in […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 23, 2018 at 11:03am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/23/2018 - UW-Green Bay’s Delbecchi and Coury comment on Syria

Diana Delbecchi ’10 (Human Development, Psychology) told Fox 11 that Syrians are fleeing the war in their country in search for a better life. Delbecchi volunteered at Ritsona, where she says that funding for camps is decreasing, causing big organizations to pull out. Last year, Delbecchi raised $2,000 for the refugee program. UW-Green Bay Prof. […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 23, 2018 at 11:03am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly