Category: Close-ups

UW-Green Bay 2017 Holiday Parade Float

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About 85 members of the campus community participated in the Green Bay Holiday Parade on Saturday (Nov. 18, 2017). This year, thanks to your generous donations, the committee has collected nearly 500 items — new or gently used hats, mittens, coats, blankets, scarves, socks and jackets (and some beautifully crafted wool mittens) — for those […]

Photo gallery: Chancellor’s Veteran Reception, Nov. 7, 2017

Color guard at the 2017 Veterans Reception

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller welcomed a packed Phoenix Room for the annual Chancellor’s Veteran Appreciation Reception, Tuesday, Nov. 8. Circuit court judge Kendall Kelley, himself a veteran and presiding official over the Northeast Wisconsin Veterans Treatment Court, was the keynote speaker. He spoke about the success for the Court and the privilege of […]

Video: Viking House ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony

A replica Viking House, the product of years of travel and research by a Wisconsin couple, has a new home at UW-Green Bay. About 100 people who are thrilled about the possibilities and future collaborations of the Viking House — now a steps from UW-Green Bay’s Wood Hall parking lot — participated in the ribbon-cutting, Saturday, October […]

Family Photos

Members of the UWGB Family of a Phoenix Facebook group were invited to share any photos they took while visiting for UWGB Family Weekend. The group, created in June 2014, is a place for relatives of UW-Green Bay students to connect and share ideas as to how they can better support their student. Click thumbnails […]

Heroics? Training? UW-Green Bay police officer Kelly Jones calls on instincts to help others in Las Vegas

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Credit instinct and certainly his training. Without some quick decisions (some might say heroics), UW-Green Bay Police Officer Kelly Jones, and those he was with, may have had a different ending to their story as they personally experienced what is now called the “Las Vegas Massacre,” Oct. 1. Jones said he is sharing his story […]

An evening celebrating Trebbia Award Winner Sharon Resch

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An additional highlight to last week’s (Oct. 13-15) American International Czech/Slovak Voice Competition hosted by UW-Green Bay, was a privately-hosted recognition dinner for Sharon Resch. Resch was honored for her lifelong commitment to art, music, community philanthropy and worldwide humanitiarian efforts. The evening included a tribute and performances by UW-Green Bay music faculty members, scholarship […]

Three decades of work by Prof. Emerita Carol Emmons at Lawton Gallery

Carol Emmons: retrospectacle Lawton Gallery show: Oct.12 to Nov. 2, 2017

The Lawton Gallery is proud to host a new installation surveying three decades of work by UW-Green Bay Prof. Emerita Carol Emmons (Art and Design), who taught at UW-Green Bay from 1987-2015. The show combines objects, photographs, light elements, viewing devices and texts, into a retrospective experience — a retrospectacle! Carol Emmons: retrospectacle is from Oct.12 […]

Photos: Freshmen Move-in Day 2017

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It took more than 100 volunteers along with the Residence Life personnel, maintenance, and many others, to move in nearly 800 new UW-Green Bay freshmen today (August 31, 2017). Director of Residence Life Gail Sims-Aubert said the move-in went flawlessly with a number of parents personally stopping by to express their gratitude. As packed cars […]