Daily Archives: December 4, 2018

12/04/2018 - Prof. Kaye to present two short films at Neville Public Museum this Wednesday (Dec. 5)

UW-Green Bay Ben & Joyce Rosenberg Professor Harvey J. Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) will be introducing two shorts films from the 1940s and discussing Roosevelt’s Four Freedoms speech as part of the Green Bay Film Society’s International Film Series at the Neville Public Museum, this Wednesday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. Prof. Kaye’s most recent book, “The […]

Posted Tue, Dec. 4, 2018 at 2:00pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

12/04/2018 - Prof. Fermanich quoted in The Gazette on water quality

“America’s Midwest faces worsening trouble with undrinkable well water, recreational lakes choked with toxic algae, and water treatment plants requiring budget-busting upgrades to remove pollution washing from farm fields and industries.” The Gazette (Cedar Rapids) talks with experts, including UW-Green Bay Prof. Kevin Fermanich (NAS) for a lengthy story, Treading Water: Unfocused and underfunded, Goal […]

12/04/2018 - Communication students get first-hand media experience with Jesse McCartney

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Suffice to say that Jesse McCartney went out of his way to make friends with the Phoenix during his Green Bay stay and concert at the Weidner Center last week. McCartney recorded a video message to the Green Bay volleyball team, wishing them luck at the NCAA Tournament match vs. the Badgers, and he granted exclusive […]

Posted Tue, Dec. 4, 2018 at 1:45pm in News by Sue Bodilly

12/04/2018 - Reminder: Packers History class presents to Packers

This semester, UW-Green Bay History, Democracy and Justice Studies, and Humanities students and faculty collaborated on an exciting project to document the history of the Green Bay Packers as the franchise celebrates 100 years. Students will share their findings during a special open-to-the-public, free presentation on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 from 5 to 7 p.m. […]

Posted Tue, Dec. 4, 2018 at 1:19pm in News by Sue Bodilly

12/04/2018 - Video: UW-Green Bay students working with Sartori in Sheboygan

Sartori Hack-It-Bracket Recap on Vimeo. Can you spot UW-Green Bay students Carol, Victoria, Tomer, Hamza, Jilliana, Misty, and James in this two-minute video? They worked on corporate innovation challenges for Sheboygan County company Sartori with The Commons on Saturday, November 17. Video courtesy of The Commons by BLNK SLATE MEDIA.

Posted Tue, Dec. 4, 2018 at 1:11pm in News by Sue Bodilly

12/04/2018 - UW-Green Bay students work on real corporate innovation challenges

Four UW-Green Bay students helped pitch their teams’ ideas at Demo Day in Milwaukee as part of The Commons Fall 2018 cohort. Students applied to the program then spent a weekend plus nine Tuesday evenings in Milwaukee working on either a real corporate innovation challenge or on a startup in order to accelerate their entrepreneurial […]

Posted Tue, Dec. 4, 2018 at 1:07pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

12/04/2018 - Law enforcement reminds users of potential dating app dangers

Law enforcement are urging caution for dating app users after police say three Milwaukee men used a popular app to meet and rape three women. Nowadays fewer people are meeting significant others while they’re out and about and more people are turning to dating apps like Tinder and even social media. Fox 11 had the […]

12/04/2018 - AP/Star Tribune covers perch research

Researchers at UW-Green Bay hope to reduce the cost of fish fry dinners by working with a local nonprofit to set up breeding tanks for the popular yellow perch, which is becoming hard to find in the wild. AP carried the story.

Posted Tue, Dec. 4, 2018 at 12:59pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

12/04/2018 - Alumnus Jeff Nordgaard honored

It was a fitting honor for former Phoenix standout Jeff Nordgaard, when he had his number 33 retired at the Resch Center on Saturday afternoon. “I got chills,” Nordgaard said. That was really, really cool. I didn’t expect that necessarily but it was just an organic moment.” NBC covered the story.

Posted Tue, Dec. 4, 2018 at 12:57pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly