Yearly Archives: 2019

05/22/2019 - It’s official: Dornbush named dean of UW-Green Bay’s Austin E. Cofrin School of Business

After a nationwide search, it’s one of UW-Green Bay’s own that rises to the top. Provost Greg Davis announced today that Mathew Dornbush, most recently interim dean, has been named the permanent dean for UW-Green Bay’s Austin E. Cofrin School of Business. “Matt’s incredible contributions as an interim dean, following on a strong foundation in […]

Posted Wed, May. 22, 2019 at 1:48pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/22/2019 - Alumnus Charlie Smith to receive entrepreneurial award

Charlie Smith ’17 (Business Administration) will receive an entrepreneurial award at the Greater Green Bay Chamber’s Business Recognition Luncheon, Tuesday, June 4. As a student in spring 2015, Smith did an independent study with Prof. Lucy Arendt and Ryan Kauth to help with the start of his startup business, Pilotsmith. Pilotsmith, Inc. is a flight […]

Posted Wed, May. 22, 2019 at 1:24pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/22/2019 - Professional development opportunity, Tuesday, June 18

All employees from all campuses are invited! “A Rolodex of Lived Experiences,” led by former Big 10 Coach of the Year, Angie Lee will be held Tuesday, June 18, in Phoenix B from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Here’s more: Angie Lee was at the top of her game. It was 1996 and she had […]

Posted Wed, May. 22, 2019 at 1:01pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/22/2019 - Prof. Coen talks new immigration proposal with WPR

President Trump’s new immigration proposal to prioritize a “merit-based” system has people talking, including UW-Green Bay Prof. Alise Coen (Public and Environmental Affairs, Manitowoc and Sheboygan Campuses), interviewed recently on WPR. Listen here.

Posted Wed, May. 22, 2019 at 12:49pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

05/22/2019 - SBDC helps Metal Art of Wisconsin get through entrepreneurial challenges

What started six years ago as a simple artistic expression of patriotism in his spare time has grown into something beyond Shane Henderson’s wildest entrepreneurial dreams. Employed as a social media manager at Baileigh Industrial in Manitowoc, Wis. Henderson forged the foundation of his burgeoning Metal Art of Wisconsin business quite by accident in 2013. […]

Posted Wed, May. 22, 2019 at 12:35pm in News Releases by Sue Bodilly

05/22/2019 - Photo gallery: Congratulations to Manitowoc Campus graduates

UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus graduates at spring 2019 commencement

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus, held its Commencement ceremony on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the campus Theatre. Sixty-four students earned two-year degrees from the Manitowoc Campus during the 2018-19 academic year, many of whom will be participating in the ceremony. Lwm Vaj (Lue Vang), a 2017 graduate of Manitowoc […]

Posted Wed, May. 22, 2019 at 12:25pm in News by Sue Bodilly

05/22/2019 - UW-Green Bay alumnus, Alfonzo McKinnie, gets the start and is on his way to NBA finals

How fun. The same year that UW-Green Bay alumnus Tony Bennett coached the Virginia Cavaliers to the NCAA National Championship, another GB Basketball alumnus, Alfonso McKinnie ’15 got the call to start for the Golden State Warriors, on May 20. The Warriors will return to the NBA finals for the fifth straight year after sweeping […]

Posted Wed, May. 22, 2019 at 11:13am in News by Sue Bodilly

05/22/2019 - Congratulations to Marinette Campus graduates

Marinette Campus 2019 Commencement

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Marinette Campus held its annual commencement ceremony on Monday, May 20, 2019 in the Herbert L. Williams Theatre. Fifty-six students earned two-year degrees from the Marinette Campus during the 2018-19 academic year. Two international students received completion certificates from Youth for Understanding, a non-profit educational organization serving more than 50 […]

Posted Wed, May. 22, 2019 at 10:43am in News by Sue Bodilly