Daily Archives: August 13, 2019

08/13/2019 - WRITING LIFE: Teaching Myself to Revise by Tara DaPra in Hippocampus Magazine

“As a student in high school and college, I was plagued by both perfectionism and procrastination. I had no idea how to engage in a good writing process, I underestimated how long work would take, and I worked best under the stress of deadlines.” Lecturer Tara DaPra (English Composition, Humanities) pens this column, in the […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 13, 2019 at 2:00pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

08/13/2019 - Former Marinette Campus student is new vice president of research for Montana State University

Jason Carter, a UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus alumnus, is the new vice president of research for Montana State University. Since 2016, Carter has worked in Michigan Tech’s research office. He spent two successful years at Marinette before transferring to Michigan Tech. While on campus, he was part of the 1996-1997 state runner-up men’s basketball team. […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 13, 2019 at 1:59pm in News by Sue Bodilly

08/13/2019 - UW-Green Bay alumnus seeking Sarasota City Commission seat in Florida

Dan Clermont ’85 (Business Administration) wants to provide the Sarasota City Commission with “business sense and common sense” as he seeks the District 3 seat. Clermont is a native of Wisconsin who now lives in Sarasota with his spouse and five children. His priorities are improving the region’s water quality, and ensuring community access to large […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 13, 2019 at 1:58pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

08/13/2019 - ‘James and the Giant Peach’ at Manitowoc Campus Theatre

Aunt Sponge (Kaelle Hoepper), narrator Ladahlord (Olivia Lutterman) and Aunt Spiker (Maya Gadzinski) spot a giant peach at sea in the Peter Quince Performing Company production of “James and the Giant Peach.”

UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus Theatre patrons enjoyed the last performances of Roald Dahl’s “James and the Giant Peach,” performed by Peter Quince Performing Company, over the weekend. Warren Gerds of WeAreGreenBay.com praised the performance for its bent sense of humor and “weirdness.” See more. Photo credit: Peter Quince Performing Company

Posted Tue, Aug. 13, 2019 at 1:56pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

08/13/2019 - Former Phoenix star Cohen signs with Israeli pro team

Sandy Cohen

Sandy Cohen III, has signed a four-year deal with the Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv, an Israeli professional basketball team. The former Phoenix men’s basketball player spent his summer with the Cleveland Cavaliers. See more via WBAY.

Posted Tue, Aug. 13, 2019 at 1:52pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

08/13/2019 - Former Phoenix women’s basketball players GLO-ing after championship

Jessica Lindstrom

Wisconsin GLO, composed of many former Green Bay women’s basketball team members, finished 14-0 and secured the Global Women’s Basketball Association championship, Sunday, August 12, 2019. The team defeated the Flint Monarchs, a three-time defending league champion, 80-78, at the Menomonie Nation Arena. Former Phoenix Jessica Lindstrom (Elementary Education) ’18, was named the playoffs’ most […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 13, 2019 at 1:50pm in News by Sue Bodilly

08/13/2019 - Auditions for ‘Disney’s Frozen Jr.’ on Marinette Campus, tonight (Aug. 13)

Frozen Jr. - Open Auditions

UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Continuing Education welcomes children ages 6 to 17 to the open auditions for Theatre on the Bay’s production of “Disney’s Frozen Jr.” Auditions are tonight, Tuesday, August 13 from 5 to 7 p.m. in room T-133 of the Theatre Building on campus. Those auditioning should be prepared to sing a short […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 13, 2019 at 1:47pm in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

08/13/2019 - Weidner Center lobby has a new look

The national company, Milliken Floors, helped update the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts main lobby area. Berners-Schober Associates helped to create the showstopping look! Make sure to check it out in person by attending a show this season. See schedule.

Posted Tue, Aug. 13, 2019 at 1:19pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

08/13/2019 - Join Weidner Center for Pre-Concert Dinner on Sept. 28

Weidner Philharmonic Preconcert Dinner

A festive dinner will take place in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall prior to the Weidner Philharmonic’s New World Symphony concert, Sept. 28, 2019. Enjoy a delicious dinner catered by The Hyatt Regency Green Bay. Tickets are $40/person. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., dinner begins at 6 p.m. Cash bar is available. Please indicate […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 13, 2019 at 1:18pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

08/13/2019 - Artstreet seeks volunteers, Aug. 23-25

Artstreet is seeking dedicated volunteers to experience the arts in the streets of downtown Green Bay on August 23, 24 and 25, 2019. Many of the artists, volunteers have strong connections to UW-Green Bay. Here are greatest needs: Friday, August 23 – Artstreet Pub and Grill, Artist Relief, Art Raffle Ticket Sales. Saturday, August 24 […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 13, 2019 at 1:14pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly