Daily Archives: September 6, 2019

09/06/2019 - Green Bay hosts first gear-up game this Friday, free t-shirts to first 400 students

Green Bay Athletics is hosting its first GB Gear-Up Game of the 2019-20 season this Friday (Sept. 6) as the women’s soccer team welcomes Northern State for a 7 p.m. kickoff. The first 400 UW-Green Bay students in attendance will receive a FREE 50th-anniversary t-shirt to celebrate classes being back in session and Phoenix athletics […]

Posted Fri, Sep. 6, 2019 at 2:00pm in News by Sue Bodilly

09/06/2019 - Young the Giant, Shaed to play concerts at UW-Green Bay

“The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is back in session, and that’s good news on the concert front,” says entertainment reporter Kendra Meinert. “The Good Times Programming student activities board has booked Young the Giant for a show at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at the Weidner Center. The group released its fourth studio album, last October […]

09/06/2019 - Gerds: Fall theater season and Lawton Exhibit

Critic at large Warren Gerds highlights the arts scene this week including theatre performance and a preview: “In Green Bay, ‘Museum of Natural Inspiration: Artists Explore the Richter Collection’ will open Thursday, Sept. 5, in University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Lawton Gallery. In collaboration with the Richter Museum of Natural History at UWGB’s Cofrin Center for […]

09/06/2019 - Theatre on the Bay holds auditions for ‘Reckless’

UW-Green Bay’s Theatre on the Bay (TOB) announces auditions for Craig Lucas’ comedy “Reckless.” Auditions will be held by appointment on the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Marinette Campus, Fine Arts Building, Room T133 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Performances are Nov. 15-17 and Nov. 22-24. “Reckless” is about a woman named […]

09/06/2019 - Gerds/Critic at Large: ‘The Last Five Years’ to launch theater troupe in Menominee Opera House

The two-person musical “The Last Five Years” by Jason Robert Brown will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 13 and 14, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15. It’s an adult show about a couple’s marriage, and it contains mature language. Brittany Welch and James Porras II have deep associations with Theatre on the […]

Posted Fri, Sep. 6, 2019 at 1:40pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

09/06/2019 - Sheboygan Campus offering classes to local business owners | Seehafer News

UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus is offering classes to people who are looking to start a new business. The school’s Small Business Development Center joined forces with the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation, to bring the classes to the campus. The eight sessions will begin on Sept. 12, 2019 and will be held on Thursday evenings […]

Posted Fri, Sep. 6, 2019 at 1:37pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

09/06/2019 - Legislators updated on PFAS | ehextra.com

Wisconsin state lawmakers were updated on the issue of per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) Thursday at a public hearing for the Speaker’s Task Force on Water Quality held at UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus. The most common exposure to PFAS is through ingestion, drinking and eating PFAS contaminated food and water. Eating plants and animals, such as fish, who […]

Posted Fri, Sep. 6, 2019 at 1:36pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

09/06/2019 - Blue-green algae not in area yet | ehextra.com

During the last few weeks of August, Wisconsin saw a large amount of blue-green algae coming into bloom around the state. After a report of three healthy dogs in North Carolina dying minutes after swimming in a lake went viral online, the concern in Wisconsin grew quickly, as Lake Winnebago, Lake Mendota and other bodies […]

Posted Fri, Sep. 6, 2019 at 1:35pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student

09/06/2019 - ‘Phoenix Rising’ statue becomes picture-perfect place at UW-Green Bay | WLUK

Rising from the center of the circle driveway outside Cofrin Library, a new statue is quickly becoming the picture-perfect place. It is called “Phoenix Rising” and it was dedicated Wednesday afternoon. The statue cost about $40,000, according to Eric Arneson, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Campus Climate at UW-Green Bay. The university and its student government split […]

Posted Fri, Sep. 6, 2019 at 1:34pm in Media Coverage by Editorial Student