Daily Archives: February 21, 2019

02/21/2019 - Marinette Campus professor researches possible link between environmental exposure to algae and Alzheimer’s

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You wouldn’t think that a professor whose work mainly focuses on dry, arid landscapes would have much relevance to life near the Great Lakes. But, UW-Green Bay Prof. Renee Richer’s research may help change the way the world looks at Alzheimer’s and ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease, by changing the way we look at… algae. […]

02/21/2019 - Green Bay and Marinette campuses team up to study Chromium-6 in drinking water

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Chromium-6 (Cr VI) is an odorless and tasteless metallic element. In industry, it is used as an additive, endowing alloys to improve strength, hardness, temperature resistance and preventing corrosion, for instance. But it is also a contaminant that is toxic, carcinogenic and mutagenic. It’s safe to say that one would prefer to avoid Chromium-6 in […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 21, 2019 at 3:23pm in Go Green! by Sue Bodilly

02/21/2019 - Thank you for Giving BIG to UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin Memorial Arboretum

A BIG ‘Thank You!’ If you donated to the 24-hour Give BIG Green Bay campaign, your gift will help with: reconstruction of five bridges on trails updating trail signage, improving access to campus and community users providing funds for maintenance and natural preservation See the final tally

Posted Thu, Feb. 21, 2019 at 11:29am in Giving by Daniel Moore

02/21/2019 - 6:30 Concert Series continues March 12, 2019 with ‘Megan Ihnen & Alan Theisen present…with Michael Hall’

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The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series continues its season with “Megan Ihnen & Alan Theisen present…with Michael Hall” on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 6:30 pm in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. The concert is free and open to the public. Pre-concert cocktails will be available at the cash bar in Studio […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 21, 2019 at 11:07am in News Releases by Sue Bodilly

02/21/2019 - Give BIG Green Bay, online or through text until noon today!

Thank you to those who have donated to some of Green Bay’s coolest causes including the Cofrin Arboretum. Giving is open until noon, today. Serving as an outdoor classroom and a recreational trail, the arboretum also greatly enhances the beauty of UW-Green Bay. Donations through the Give BIG Green Bay campaign, Feb. 20-21 (noon to […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 21, 2019 at 8:19am in News by Sue Bodilly

02/21/2019 - Green Bay women’s basketball gets an extra home game

With a few regular-season games to play (at home Thursday and Saturday), the Green Bay women’s basketball team has clinched a Top 4 Seed in the Horizon League Championship and will get to host a quarterfinal game on Wednesday, March 6 at 7 p.m. at the Kress Center. The winner of the quarterfinals pairing will […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 21, 2019 at 8:07am in News by Sue Bodilly

02/21/2019 - Students, community members can join-in on Florida Keys trip

The course Biology 298 Special Topics In Biology, Biology of the Florida Keys, will be running a trip to the Florida Keys from Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019 through Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019. This course can be taken by students for credit as well as by community members and non-credit participants. Biology of the Florida Keys is snorkel-based course that […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 21, 2019 at 8:06am in Announcements by Editorial Student

02/21/2019 - UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus men’s basketball team wins the WCC Eastern Division

The UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus men’s basketball team has won the 2018-19 Wisconsin Collegiate Conference (WCC) Eastern Division with a 14-2 record. The team will play in the WCC Final Four on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 at Just-A-Game Fieldhouse in Wisconsin Dells, opening with a 2 p.m. game against UW-Baraboo/Sauk County. UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus student […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 21, 2019 at 8:04am in Announcements by Editorial Student

02/21/2019 - UW-Green Bay alumnus has art exhibition on display

UW-Green Bay alumnus Cristian Andersson ’13 (Studio Arts, Design Arts) has an exhibition entitled “Social Amnesia” that will be running at the Aylward Gallery at the UW-Oshkosh, Fox Valley Campus until Friday, Mar. 8, 2019. The exhibition includes new paintings, sculptural items and the Scriptorium – a 9′ x 36.5′ installation piece. The performance piece “EARTH||AIR” had its […]

Posted Thu, Feb. 21, 2019 at 8:00am in Announcements by Editorial Student