Monthly Archives: May 2018

05/30/2018 - Students can study Packers’ history for credit in fall 2018

How do you know you go to college in Green Bay? When your university offers classes on the Green Bay Packers’ history! In the fall 2018 semester, students can study the first 50 years of Packers organization, and get credit for it. Brent Hensel, the curator for the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame, will […]

Posted Wed, May. 30, 2018 at 12:20pm in Media Coverage by stunivcomm3

05/30/2018 - Weidner Center unveils Silver Anniversary line-up

The Weidner Center is celebrating 25 years of entertainment and arts on its stage. The Silver Anniversary line-up includes: “Wayne Lin: 25th Anniversary Symphony Orchestra Concert” Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Sebastian Maniscalco – “Stay Hungry Tour” Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. “Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical” […]

Posted Wed, May. 30, 2018 at 11:59am in Announcements by stunivcomm3

05/30/2018 - UW-Green Bay alumni comment on Wisconsin brain drain/gain

Why would a Phoenix fly to bigger cities and states, and another stay after graduation? According to studies, Wisconsin is experiencing a brain drain, which means that young people are leaving the state. Among those is Ben Lindberg, an alumnus, wanted to work for a large company, which limited him to Milwaukee, Chicago or Minneapolis in the […]

Posted Wed, May. 30, 2018 at 11:57am in Media Coverage by stunivcomm3

05/30/2018 - Chuck Brys helps with ‘car condos’ idea

UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center’s counselor Chuck Brys assisted Bart Wolf with his new vision of “car condos.” Wolf, who owns Wolf Motorsports and Motorsport Villas, decided to relocate his business as it outgrew its old home in Elkhart Lake. Along the way, he developed a new idea, car condos, which are condos for car enthusiasts […]

Posted Wed, May. 30, 2018 at 11:56am in Media Coverage by stunivcomm3

05/30/2018 - UW-Green Bay alumna new Florida Department of Health Administrator in two counties

Sarah Hinds ’08 (Social Work), was approved as new administrator of the Florida Department of Health in Gulf and Franklin counties. The Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) approved of the recommendation collectively. Hinds, who has worked her way up in the department after starting out as a family support worker, is excited to work with dedicated […]

Posted Wed, May. 30, 2018 at 11:23am in News by stunivcomm3

05/30/2018 - Free business consulting sessions at SBDC and DCEC

UW-Green Bay’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and the Door County Economic Development Corporation are offering one-on-one consulting to new or existing business owners. The sessions are available June 7, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. by appointment. Contact Cindy Wick at 920-743-3113 x200 or cindy@doorcountybusiness.com. More information available on the Door County Pulse.

Posted Wed, May. 30, 2018 at 11:21am in Announcements by stunivcomm3

05/30/2018 - Frank P. Saladis Certificate in Project Management offered by SBDC

The Frank P. Saladis Certificate in Project Management is an innovative and collaborative educational opportunity that provides participants with a targeted and unique learning opportunity. This project management certificate program will provide you with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to successfully manage projects and project teams. The program is self-guided so participants can complete […]

Posted Wed, May. 30, 2018 at 11:10am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

05/30/2018 - A Phoenix Reunion in North Carolina

On May 5, 2018 a group of alumni who attended UW-Green Bay together in the early 1970’s were reunited in Apex, NC. The Phoenix flew in from afar: Kate Joncas and David Traylor from Seattle, WA, and Kenn Entringer and his wife Marie from St. Louis, MO. Harry and Sally Sorenson from Springbrook, Wis., drove […]

Posted Wed, May. 30, 2018 at 11:04am in News by stunivcomm3

05/30/2018 - UW-Green Bay bird sanctuary? Meinhardt shares wildlife photos

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We’ve become accustomed to the turkeys and the geese on campus. And in the past two years, the peregrine falcons have taken center stage. Now add sandhill cranes to the list. UW-Green Bay’s Daniel Meinhardt, Curator of the Richter Museum of Natural History for the Cofrin Center for Biodiversity shares some new photos of the […]

05/30/2018 - UW-Green Bay alumnus is new Winona boys basketball coach

Kyle Martin ’13, a Winona Senior High School and UW-Green Bay alumnus as announced the new Winona boys basketball head coach by the school’s athletic director. Martin played for the team himself during high school, and earned the nickname “Crazy Kyle” for his aggressive playing style. “I think it’s gonna be high energy and high […]

Posted Wed, May. 30, 2018 at 10:58am in Media Coverage by stunivcomm3