Category: Featured Stories

Video: UW-Green Bay composer Michelle McQuade Dewhirst writes world-premiere film score for ‘Metropolis’

Michelle McQuade Dewhirst Creating a Score for Metropolis

What does it take to write a world-premiere film score? University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Professor of Music, Michelle McQuade Dewhirst, took on the task for the 1927 “sci-fi” film Metropolis which will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 28 by UW-Green Bay Chorale, Wind Ensemble and Studio Orchestra. It’s a fascinating process and she […]

Alumna Marty Stanley paying it forward with internship funding

UW-Green Bay alumna Marty Stanley’s innovative spirit has a way of inspiring beyond words. The speaker, author and organizational coach and consultant (www.alteringoutcomes.com) attributes her monumental success to the years she spent at her alma mater. In return, the 1977 graduate, who now lives in La Jolla, Calif., has developed a pay it forward giving […]

Photo gallery: NAS Scholarship Reception

NAS Scholarship Reception

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay College of Science and Technology honored some of its top math and science scholars on Friday, Jan. 27 with Natural and Applied Science (NAS) scholarships. In a record-breaking year, $39,300 was awarded and 37 scholarships were given to 33 students. Each recipient was recognized for high grade point average, outstanding scholarship, […]

Singing the praises of the Studio Arts remodel

Choral class in new rehearsal space

State-of-the-art rehearsal, recording studio 
space is a campus and community asset Ask Professors Randy Meder and Kevin Collins about the recent upgrades to the rehearsal space within the UW-Green Bay Music program and they’re likely to respond in song. That’s how good the new acoustics are. Renovations in the Studio Arts building, including a high-tech […]

Photo gallery: Jazz Fest 47

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UW-Green Bay Music program held its 47th annual  Jazz Fest on Saturday, Jan. 28 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Each year this jazz festival draws middle- and high-school students from across the region for a day of ensemble performances and clinic and master clinic sessions. The event […]

Communication Celebration

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About 180 graduates, students and guests attended the first-ever UW-Green Bay Communication Week last week. During the week’s events, attendees connected with former classmates and faculty, learned about the past, present and future of the communication program and listened to a structured interview with two successful UW-Green Bay alumni. Blair Endowed Chair of Communication Phil […]