Daily Archives: March 18, 2019

03/18/2019 - Big Mouth band still going strong nearly three decades later

The band, Big Mouth and the Power Tool Horns, has had a few roster changes through nearly three decades of success, but a number of the musicians in one of Northeast Wisconsin’s most popular bands are UW-Green Bay alumni: Performers include Nathan Behling, ‘84, trumpet; Marc Jimos ’91, sax and vocals; Bill Dennee ’91, trombone […]

Posted Mon, Mar. 18, 2019 at 12:58pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

03/18/2019 - Inclusivity webinar to take place on Monday, April 15, 2019

CATL invites faculty and staff from all campuses to an interactive webinar about designing transparent assignments on Monday, April 15, 2019 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. The session will be led by Mary-Ann Winkelmes. You may be familiar with her TILT work, and subsequent findings on improving outcomes for underserved student populations. The session will […]

Posted Mon, Mar. 18, 2019 at 12:55pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

03/18/2019 - Wind Ensemble, Studio Orchestra and Symphonic Band to perform on Friday, April 5

Presented by UW-Green Bay Music, Wind Ensemble, Studio Orchestra and Symphonic Band will be performing at the Weidner Center on Friday, April 5, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. Join conductor Kevin Collins as he directs the UW-Green Bay’s Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band and Orchestra for an evening of exciting symphonic music. The Symphonic Band features students from all […]

Posted Mon, Mar. 18, 2019 at 12:54pm in Announcements by Editorial Student

03/18/2019 - Panel: ‘A Report of the State of Wisconsin Blue Ribbon Commission on School Funding’ April 4

“A Time for Action: A Panel Presentation on the Report of the State of Wisconsin Blue Ribbon Commission on School Funding” will be sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Greater Green Bay at the Brown County Central Library on Thursday, April 4 at 6:30 p.m. Three statewide education leaders will discuss how state […]

Posted Mon, Mar. 18, 2019 at 12:54pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

03/18/2019 - UW-Green Bay programs to help high school students earn transferable credits

Launched by UW-Green Bay, the Global Learning Program and Summer Scholars Program will help high school students in Northeast Wisconsin prepare for college. High school students will be given the opportunity to take courses at UW-Green Bay and earn college credits that can transfer to colleges across the country. The Daily News has more.

Posted Mon, Mar. 18, 2019 at 12:34pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

03/18/2019 - UW-Green Bay is among Wisconsin’s top universities to place international international student teachers

According to the organization Educator’s Abroad, UW-Green Bay has one of the highest international student-teacher placement rates of all Wisconsin universities. Over the past 12 years, the Education program in partnership with the Office of International Education has placed more than 70 student teachers in 10 different countries. UW-Green Bay student teachers have taught in […]

Posted Mon, Mar. 18, 2019 at 12:31pm in News by Sue Bodilly

03/18/2019 - Follow progress of UREC Outdoors Spring Break trip on Appalachian Trail

Some students are spending their week off on a UREC Outdoors Spring Break Trip backpacking the Appalachian Trail. According to this Facebook post, the group began their trek Sunday afternoon (March 17, 2019). Follow their progress here.

Posted Mon, Mar. 18, 2019 at 12:12pm in News by Jena Richter Landers

03/18/2019 - UW-Green Bay partners with new Green Bay charter school

UW-Green Bay is partnered with the NEW School of Innovation, a new Green Bay charter school that is set to open this Fall. Funded through a $900,000 grant the school will partner with NWTC and UW-Green Bay to expose students to fields like health science, manufacturing and information technology. Read more.

Posted Mon, Mar. 18, 2019 at 12:01pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

03/18/2019 - UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus to benefit from grant

UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus will be benefiting from the recent grants awarded by the M&M Area Community Foundation. The grant will go towards “Our Closet” on the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus, which will provide non-perishable goods and interview clothing for students in need. Read more.

Posted Mon, Mar. 18, 2019 at 11:53am in Media Coverage by Editorial Student