Daily Archives: August 27, 2019

08/27/2019 - ‘Think Theatre’ series opens with ‘Disgraced’ Thursday, Sept. 12

The Think Theatre Series (much like UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series) is meant to “push the boundaries of idea and form one spoken word at a time.” UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance faculty and special guests invite you to an inspired series of readings that not only entertain but also provoke responses, pose questions and […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 27, 2019 at 11:37am in News by Sue Bodilly

08/27/2019 - UW-Green Bay Provost Michael Alexander announced as conductor for Copland piece, Weidner Philharmonic Concert

Pre-Concert Dinner added to evening line-up. Tickets on sale, now! Green Bay, Wis. — Michael Alexander, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s new provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs, will conduct the first piece of music to be played by the Weidner Philharmonic at its inaugural concert, Sept. 28, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. The piece […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 27, 2019 at 11:25am in News Releases by Sue Bodilly

08/27/2019 - Warren Gerds/Critic at Large traces Northern Sky opening to UW-Green Bay roots

Fred ‘Doc’ Heide at the Northern Sky Theater dedication

On Labor Day weekend, the Northern Sky Theater dedicated its new $8 million Creative Center near Fish Creek in Door County. Critic at Large Warren Gerds traces the roots of this Northeast Wisconsin gem all the way back to UW-Green Bay and alumnus Fred ‘Doc’ Heide ’74 (Humanism and Cultural Change). This is a story […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 27, 2019 at 11:15am in Alumni Rising by Sue Bodilly

08/27/2019 - An auctioned 1923 Packers stock certificate exceeds expectations, alumnus comments

“Any time we evaluate an item that comes in for auction, we place an estimated value,” said Heritage consignment director Chris Nerat, who graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay in 2001. “Even though we have the world’s greatest sports memorabilia experts on staff, sometimes our estimate falls way below what our final realized value […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 27, 2019 at 11:14am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

08/27/2019 - How ‘The Startup Hub’ looks to boost entrepreneurship in Green Bay

Greater Green Bay dreamers, innovators and entrepreneurs now have access to more startup resources after the recent opening of the “Startup Hub” — a centralized facility offering a wide scope of programming and resources to early stage businesses. …In addition to WTC, the hub is supported by partnerships between the Greater Green Bay Chamber; the […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 27, 2019 at 11:14am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

08/27/2019 - State News: Chancellor Miller leaving – Door County Pulse

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Chancellor Gary Miller is leaving the campus at the end of September to head the University of Akron. He became UW-Green Bay’s sixth chancellor in 2014. See more via State News: Evers, Democrats Unveil Universal Background-Check Bill – Door County Pulse.

Posted Tue, Aug. 27, 2019 at 11:11am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

08/27/2019 - First Global Studies Roundtable Discussion is Friday, Sept. 13

The UW-Green Bay Global Studies program is holding  a very important campus discussion about the legacy of Alexander von Humboldt, whose anniversary of his 250th birthday is celebrated by the world in 2019. The first fall 2019 conversation, “Alexander von Humboldt: An Intellectual Giant for All Ages,” will be led by Professors Marcelo Cruz (Global Studies, PEA, Geography) […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 27, 2019 at 11:07am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

08/27/2019 - UW-Green Bay employees receive savings on Women’s Leadership Retreat

The Office of Continuing Education and Community Engagement Division of Continuing Professional Education is offering a Women’s Leadership Retreat, October 21-23, 2019. Join them for three inspiring days in scenic Door County. UW-Green Bay employees will receive $50 off their registration. Keynote speakers include Joan Malcheski of the Green Bay Packers and Karmen Lemke the […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 27, 2019 at 9:54am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

08/27/2019 - University Leadership Awards nominations due Sunday, Sept. 15

The online nomination process for the 39th annual University Leadership Awards program (Chancellor’s Medallion, University Leadership Award and Outstanding Student Award) is now open. The deadline for nominating is Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. The process is secure and will have the most current information available. The University Leadership Awards honor Green Bay campus students who […]

Posted Tue, Aug. 27, 2019 at 9:30am in News by Sue Bodilly