Category: Close-ups

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 […]

UW-Green Bay’s December commencement: The most wonderful time of the year

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With snow continuing to fall and creating a winter wonderland backdrop, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay held its 94th commencement ceremony Saturday, December 17 at the University’s Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. “At UW-Green Bay this is not a winter day. It’s commencement day,” Chancellor Gary L. Miller said when asked about the weather […]

Capping-off an incredible experience: UW-Green Bay graduates mark their departure with personalized caps

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Hats off to the creative UW-Green Bay December 2016 graduates who took advantage of the opportunity to express themselves through mortarboard art. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view the album on Flickr. – Photos by Dan Moore, Photographer/Videographer and Amanda Jo Danihel, Intern, Marketing and University Communication

Steady flow of students enjoys Late Night Breakfast

Late Night Breakfast

Members of UW-Green Bay’s Leadership team served breakfast beginning at 10 p.m., December 13 to a steady flow of scrambled eggs scarfers and donut devourees. It was a welcomed study break for the late-night crowd, which enjoyed and appreciated the delicious breakfast treats provided by the University Union and Chartwells. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow […]

Photo gallery: Celebrating ‘Kuumba: Creativity’ at Kwanzaa

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It was a celebration of “Kuumba: Creativity” when UW-Green Bay, in partnership with St. Norbert College, hosted its annual community Kwanzaa Celebration last weekend (Dec. 3, 2016). Kuumba: Creativity is the sixth Kwanzaa principle which means “to do always as much as we can, in the way we can, in order to leave our community […]

Video: It will be a joyful, moving evening when UW-Green Bay performs Handel’s Messiah. Dec. 3 at the Weidner Center

This is a holiday performance you will want on your calendar — 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3. Join UW-Green Bay Music for Handel’s Messiah with a twist… a sing along. Audience members will be able to sing along with the choruses of the beloved work. Conducted by Prof. Randall Meder, the performance features the UWGB Choral […]