Daily Archives: February 7, 2019

02/07/2019 - Give BIG to the Cofrin Arboretum, Feb. 20-21

Give BIG Green Bay arboretum bridge

UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin Memorial Arboretum was chosen as one of 40 non-profits to participate in a matching gift opportunity called Give BIG Green Bay 2019. The arboretum — a community treasure — is in need of upgrades, including improved signage and bridge repair and replacement. University and students use the arboretum as an outdoor classroom […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 7, 2019 at 3:45pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/07/2019 - UntitledTown reveals festival line-up

UntitledTown, a book and author festival that takes place in Green Bay, has revealed the literary stars being featured at this year’s festival. Prof. Rebecca Meacham (English), co-president for the festival, and Mai J. Lo Lee, Director of UW-Green Bay’s Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs (MESA) office and UntitledTown board member, were on Good Day Wisconsin to make the big announcement. Fox […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 7, 2019 at 3:43pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/07/2019 - Alumnus Abe Morris featured on CBS Sunday Morning for work with homeless

Abe Morris (’13, Human Development, Psychology) was among a number of young adults interviewed for a CBS Sunday Morning (Jan. 20, 2019) segment “Homelessness on campus: The toughest test faced by tens of thousands of college students in America.” Morris is the director of Dax, a homeless housing program designed just for students in Chicago […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 7, 2019 at 3:40pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/07/2019 - Love Your Melon chapter hosting ‘Be The Match’ registry, Feb. 11-12

UW-Green Bay’s Love Your Melon chapter will be hosting a Be The Match registry drive on Feb. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the University Union, Green Bay Campus. Be The Match is the National Marrow Donor Program. We help patients battling life-threatening blood cancer and blood diseases like leukemia, lymphoma, and sickle cell anemia […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 7, 2019 at 3:20pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

02/07/2019 - Art Agency hosts Valentines Day Art Lecture, Feb. 14

Adreena Cook is a printmaker out of Kansas City, Kansas whose work deals with femininity, modernity and humor! Bring your Valentine, your GALentine, or your friends for a fun art lecture/life advice/candy — Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 at 5 p.m. in Room 411, Studio Arts, Green Bay Campus.

Posted Thu, Feb. 7, 2019 at 3:16pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/07/2019 - Sheboygan Campus to host University Day (A Day of Learning Just for Adults), Feb. 16

The UW-Green Bay Sheboygan Campus and the UWS Foundation is hosting “University Day: A Day of Learning Just for Adults,” Saturday, Feb. 16 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Cost is $35 for a full day of classes, materials, lunch and snacks. Register here. Contact Allyson Meredith Oliver at 920-459-6612 or allyson.olivier@uwc.edu for more information. […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 7, 2019 at 3:09pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/07/2019 - Faculty note: Prof. Kaye talks SOTU on Friday, Feb. 8

UW-Green Bay Prof. Harvey Kaye (Democracy and Justice Studies) returns to the Nicole Sandler show this Friday Feb. 8 at 2:30 CST to talk about President Trump’s State of the Union address and the responses by Stacey Abrams and Bernie Sanders.

Posted Thu, Feb. 7, 2019 at 2:44pm in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

02/07/2019 - ‘Think! Talk! Act!’ (end-of-life) series discussion is at Sheboygan Campus

The Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice, along with some key community partners, brings you a three-part series to inspire honest and meaningful conversations about caregiving, legacy, and the lessons we can learn from the experiences of people with limited time. How can we best prepare for and create end-of-life opportunities? How can we reduce the […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 7, 2019 at 2:33pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

02/07/2019 - Record number of UW System students graduate in 2017-18

A record number of students graduated from the University of Wisconsin System in the 2017-18 academic year, according to figures released Wednesday on the System’s innovative Accountability Dashboard and in a press release by the UW System. “The 36,825 graduates at all levels represent an increase of 13.4 percent over 10 years earlier (2007-08, when […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 7, 2019 at 2:11pm in News by Sue Bodilly

02/07/2019 - Manitowoc Campus to host ‘Thinking of Starting a Business?’ Feb. 19

Do you have a business idea in mind? Attend this no cost session and discover whether becoming an entrepreneur is for you! During this course you will learn how to assess and research your business idea. At the Manitowoc Campus, Tuesday, Feb, 19 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Room F166, 705 Viebahn St. To register, […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 7, 2019 at 1:53pm in News by Sue Bodilly