Monthly Archives: January 2019

01/24/2019 - Prof. Shelton interviewed for TIME piece on teacher strikes

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies) researches the past and present of working people, unions, jobs and education in the United States. And now, even TIME magazine is seeking his opinion. In the article, “The History of American Teacher Strikes — And Where Los Angeles Fits In,” Shelton is quoted extensively. The story […]

Posted Thu, Jan. 24, 2019 at 8:29am in News by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2019 - UW-Green Bay Foundation names new board members

Cheney, Karcz, Mueller and Reinke join board Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Foundation has announced the addition of four members to its Foundation Board, two of whom are UW-Green Bay alumni. The Foundation Board manages more than $50,000,000 in assets and distributes more than $3 million each year to help make […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 23, 2019 at 1:23pm in News Releases by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2019 - Give BIG Green Bay includes fundraising opportunity for arboretum

You will hear plenty more about this. But it’s good news for the campus and the Cofrin Arboretum. The Give BIG Green Bay event to help nonprofits is including the arboretum in its fund drives this year. The Green Bay Packers Foundation and the Greater Green Bay Community Foundation will host a community-wide giving day […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 23, 2019 at 12:54pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2019 - Reminder: Provost listening sessions begin this week

What do you want to see from your new provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs? The search firm of Greenwood/Asher & Associates, Inc., is holding listening sessions for faculty, staff, students and the community, Thursday, Jan. 24 through Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019. Skype is available for those who cannot participate. More here. See more […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 23, 2019 at 12:15pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2019 - Farewell for Union Director Rick Warpinski is Tuesday, Jan. 29

Say farewell to Rick Warpinski ’91 (Psychology) as he embarks on a new adventure at St. Norbert College as the new director of Auxiliary Services. A reception is Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019 from 3 to 5 p.m. with a brief program at 3:45 p.m. in Room 206 of the University Union. Warpinski has worked for […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 23, 2019 at 12:11pm in News by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2019 - Green Bay Film Festival opens Jan. 31

The Green Bay Film Festival is an international film festival with a focus on Wisconsin filmmakers. GBFF plays films over a six-week time period, beginning with our “Films Around Town” Series (FAT) and ending with our Weekend Extravaganza. FAT plays in various locations once a week to broaden access to the event to various communities. […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 23, 2019 at 12:08pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2019 - International Education wants to talk study abroad

This is a reminder that if you are interested in a classroom visit from the Office of International Education to talk about study abroad please schedule, ASAP. The 5-10 minute (or another length if interested) presentation covers specific topics your students may be interested in. OIE is finalizing the schedule and sending meeting invitations this […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 23, 2019 at 12:03pm in News by Sue Bodilly

01/23/2019 - ‘Pick Your Trip’ raffle tickets available

Get ready to pick your trip! The Alumni Association is raising money for scholarships at UW-Green Bay through the UW-Green Bay Alumni “Pick your Trip” Raffle. Tickets are $20/ticket and only 1,000 tickets will be sold! The raffle prize winner will pick a concert, theater event or regular season sporting event within the United States […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 23, 2019 at 11:48am in Announcements by Jena Richter Landers

01/23/2019 - Enjoy discounts the week of Homecoming at alumni-owned businesses

All Phoenix alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends, are welcome to enjoy discounts at alumni-owned businesses the week of Homecoming! Experience the following discounts at the businesses below from Wednesday, Jan. 30-Saturday, Feb. 2: Jitter Bean 50 cents of any drink Bay Area Yoga Center Alumni may bring a guest for free Kroll’s West 10% […]

Posted Wed, Jan. 23, 2019 at 11:46am in Announcements by Jena Richter Landers