Daily Archives: May 17, 2019

05/17/2019 - About the Graduating Class Speaker Yuntlekalau Mamie McLester

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Success comes at your own pace. Yuntlekalau Mamie McLester, Satuday’s graduating class speaker, knows this well. As a non-traditional student, mother and mentor, McLester forged a path toward earning her degree that was neither fast nor easy, but is indeed her own. UW-Green Bay is the fifth and final college she’s attended on her path […]

Posted Fri, May. 17, 2019 at 3:03pm in News by Editorial Student

05/17/2019 - Wow! 31 former Phuture Phoenix fifth-graders are now graduates

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Thirty one students who first came to campus from throughout Northeast Wisconsin as fifth graders will participate in Commencement on Saturday at the Kress Center. All of these students, hailing from all four colleges, participated in a Phuture Phoenix campus visit at least nine years ago. Please join Phuture Phoenix  in congratulating these students. You […]

Posted Fri, May. 17, 2019 at 10:09am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

05/17/2019 - Photos: Marinette Campus celebrates academic year

Inflatable bounce houses at the Marinette Campus End of the Year Bash

May 15 signaled the End-of-the-Year Bash at Marinette Campus, where students, staff, and faculty gathered for games, food, and amazing weather to celebrate the 2019 school year. Also on May 15, students from Mexico, ages 10-12 toured the Marinette Campus on their visit with local Saint John Paul II Academy. They were an enthusiastic group […]

Posted Fri, May. 17, 2019 at 10:04am in News by Sue Bodilly

05/17/2019 - Faculty note: Prof. Clampitt will be mace bearer for Commencement

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The University Mace — a ceremonial staff signifying authority — is carried to the stage by one of the most accomplished faculty members just ahead of the Chancellor during the commencement procession. The centuries-old academic tradition is believed to be based on medieval practice when a member of the king’s court would carry an ornate […]

Posted Fri, May. 17, 2019 at 9:06am in Faculty/Staff by Editorial Student

05/17/2019 - Manitowoc County’s Big Dreamers compete to Light Up the Lakeshore

High school students from across Manitowoc County gathered at the UW–Green Bay Manitowoc Campus Theater on Tuesday, May 15, 2019, to compete in the 2019 Light Up the Lakeshore Student Business Idea Competition. Eight students of a total of fourteen entered presented their ideas for new businesses and services to a panel of business leaders, […]

Posted Fri, May. 17, 2019 at 8:00am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

05/17/2019 - Campus electronic signage, new boulevard banners, and window at Sheboygan

The digital signs are part of a UW-Green Bay signage makeover that includes new signs at our branch campuses in Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan. On the Green Bay Campus, all entrance signs and some interior signs are being updated (colors and logo). The campus is working with Stratford Sign Company and watchfire display on three […]

Posted Fri, May. 17, 2019 at 7:40am in News by Sue Bodilly

05/17/2019 - Downtown Green Bay packed with activities

If you are ready for summer fun, downtown Green Bay is the place to be. “Downtown Green Bay, Olde Main and On Broadway, the triumvirate that bring Green Bay’s central city to life each summer, unofficially kicked off summer with the release of this year’s summer guide,” reports the Press-Gazette’s Jeff Boillier. See the story. […]

Posted Fri, May. 17, 2019 at 7:36am in News by Sue Bodilly

05/17/2019 - Fisheries specialist on Manitowoc Campus discusses Lake Michigan’s changing ecosystem

Sea Grant Fisheries Specialist at the Manitowoc Campus, Titus Seilheime, wrote an article for the Herald Times Reporter about the focus on Lake Michigan’s changing ecosystem at the event hosted by Wisconsin Maritime Museum. Seilheimer encourages citizens of Manitowoc County to observe the water for better understanding of the ecology and nature of the local […]

Posted Fri, May. 17, 2019 at 7:32am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

05/17/2019 - Alumnus Craig Dickman ’82 receives Free Enterprise Award

Craig Dickman ’82 (Business Administration) is this year’s recipient of the Free Enterprise Award, presented by Rotary Club of Green Bay. To Dickman, the honor came as a surprise. Dickman refers to the other honorees as icons. “I’m a less traditional leader,” he adds. According to Miranda Bonde, the Rotary Club of Green Bay FEA […]

Posted Fri, May. 17, 2019 at 7:28am in News by Sue Bodilly