Category: Close-ups

Sprouting sustainability practices: UW-Green Bay student Tyler Delsart grows in SLO garden manager role

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Nestled into the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Student Services Plaza, between the University Union and the Cofrin Library, is a quaint organic garden, complements of the student organization, “Sustainable, Local, and Organic (SLO) Food Alliance.” The guy with the trowel and a hose is likely student Tyler Delsart. SLO was created in 2008, when a […]

Lacing up their boots, feeling the dirt: Field trip provides hands-on approach to studying geology of region

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Three University of Wisconsin-Green Bay faculty members and 15 environmental science students laced up their hiking boots, grabbed their field journals and at set out on a multiple-day field trip last week. The trip provided a first-hand perspective on the geology of the iron-mining region near Champion and Ishpeming, through Marquette, and into the Pictured […]

Video: May 2016 Commencement Highlights

Other 2016 May Commencement Posts May ’16 Commencement: Day in Photos – May 14, 2016 Founding UW-Green Bay Soccer Coach, Council of Trustees President and Retired Business Executive Lou LeCalsey Receives Honorary Degree at Spring Commencement – May 14, 2016 Rwandan Native, UW-Green Bay Graduate Student Reminds Fellow Students to ‘Leave No Stone Unturned’ – […]

May ’16 Commencement: Day in photos

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An audience of 4,500 joined several hundred faculty, staff, dignitaries and proud family and friends in celebrating the achievements of the spring 2016 graduating class at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay on Saturday afternoon (May 14). About 953 students were eligible to participate in the program at the Kress Events Center. Chancellor Gary L. Miller presided […]

Phuture Phoenix Day

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On Friday, April 22, more than 350 Edison Middle school eighth graders took part part in UW-Green Bay’s popular Phuture Phoenix program, a coordinated effort to inspire academic success and alert children to educational opportunities that are available to them. On Tuesday, April 26 first-and third-grade students from Tigerton were on campus for a Weidner […]

Mnozil Brass ‘master’ leads session with UW-Green Bay musicians

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Not only were members of Mnozil Brass a hit with the  Weidner Center audience April 12 when in Green Bay for a national tour, but UWGB music students were enthralled, as well, when ensemble member Roman Rindberger (trumpet) presented a master class. UWGB faculty Kevin Collins and Adam Gaines, UWGB music students, and a few […]

UW-Green Bay at Posters in the Rotunda 2016

2016 Posters in the Rotunda

Congratulations to the nine UWGB students nominated to discuss their research to State legislators and UW System and institutional leaders at the 13th annual “Posters in the Rotunda,” in Madison on Wednesday, April 13. The annual research symposium brings students and faculty from UW System campuses to Madison to share their research findings on a […]

After Thoughts: Sarah Meredith Livingston with guest Jiebing Chen present ‘Women Who Dare’

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Sarah Meredith Livingston and Jiebing Chen are women who dare. Like many artists and musicians they bash through barriers and tell themselves, “yes” when others say, “It can’t be done.” Meredith Livingston, a mezzosoprano and professor of music at UW-Green Bay was the presenter at UWGB’s After Thoughts series, Tuesday, April 5 at the Weidner […]

Sanders tells UW-Green Bay crowd to stay energetic and engaged

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During an hour-long speech in front of more than 2,000 people at the Kress Events Center on the UW-Green Bay campus Friday night (April 1, 2016), U.S. Senator and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders told his supporters to stay energetic and engaged. See the photos from the event.  Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view […]