Daily Archives: April 2, 2018

04/02/2018 - SBDC client Hometown Trolley is scheduled to appear in 12-episode series

UW-Green Bay SBDC client Hometown Trolley has some exciting news… USAToday is doing a 12-episode series for Network Media featuring Small Businesses in America and the hard work and grit it takes to survive. Hometown Trolley was selected for the first episode. SBDC counselor Chuck Brys, has worked with the business since 2012.

Posted Mon, Apr. 2, 2018 at 1:33pm in News by Sue Bodilly

04/02/2018 - Faculty note: Denise Sweet has collection to be read during National Poetry Month

Anishinaabe poet Denise Sweet has a long resume that spans a career as an academic (as a professor of Humanistic Studies, Creative Writing and First Nations Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay), a performer, and a writer, and she served as Wisconsin’s Poet Laureate from 2004–2008. Palominos Near Tuba City combines a selection of […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 2, 2018 at 1:13pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

04/02/2018 - WPR reports on large grant for Great Lakes research

The University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute announced last week, a $2.8 million 2018-20 omnibus grant to fund Great Lakes research, including three projects involving the UW-Green Bay at a funding level of $592,000. Wisconsin Public Radio has the story. Here are the project details as stated in last week’s press release: Walleyes, lake whitefish […]

04/02/2018 - Wisconsin Sea Grant Announces $2.8 Million to Fund Great Lakes Research, including projects at UW-Green Bay

The University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute announced a $2.8 million 2018-20 omnibus grant to fund Great Lakes research, including three projects involving the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. “The world’s largest freshwater system surrounds Wisconsin to the north and east. The lakes fuel our economy and enhance our quality of life,” said Jennifer Hauxwell, Sea […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 2, 2018 at 1:05pm in News Releases by Sue Bodilly

04/02/2018 - Tell your students about the problem-solving ‘hackathon’ April 21 and The Commons, next fall

UW-Green Bay students Claire Bestul and Hannah Hastings attended The Commons’ Hack-It Bracket on March 3, 2018. Hack-It Bracket is a one-day hackathon in which student teams solve an actual current problem contributed by a real organization that it currently is not able to solve. The next opportunity for UW-Green Bay students to attend a […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 2, 2018 at 12:29pm in News by Sue Bodilly

04/02/2018 - Just announced: New Research Council Grant helps drives knowledge and technology to commercialization

The Research Council invites members of the UW-Green Bay community to submit proposals for the WiSys Spark Grant Program. The WiSys Spark Grant Program has been designed to help faculty and staff advance their knowledge and technology to commercialization. The short application form is due April 23, 2018. The Fund provides awards to faculty, academic […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 2, 2018 at 12:18pm in News by Sue Bodilly

04/02/2018 - Milwaukee visitors say visit to UW-Green Bay was ‘terrific’

A group of young students from “College Possible-Milwaukee” visited last week and Acting Assistant Vice Chancellor of Enrollment, Jen Jones, received high praise to pass along… “Thanks again for sponsoring our students for a visit earlier this week. I heard that the presentations and experiences you had prepared for our students were absolutely terrific. The […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 2, 2018 at 10:55am in News by Sue Bodilly

04/02/2018 - SBDC opportunity: ‘How to Implement and Sustain a Safety Culture at Your Company’

The SBDC is offering the workshop “How to Implement and Sustain a Safety Culture at Your Company” in its 2017-2018 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. The professional development opportunity is scheduled for Tuesday, April 17, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Advance Bus. & Mfg. Ctr., 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. For more […]

Posted Mon, Apr. 2, 2018 at 10:26am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly