Category: Close-ups

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 […]

UW-Green Bay and partners work on restoring lower Green Bay by seeding 20 acres of wild rice

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“We left this bay [Green Bay] to enter the river [Fox River] that discharges into it; it is very beautiful at its Mouth, and flows gently; it is full of bustards, ducks, teal and other birds, attracted thither by the wild oats of which they are very fond.” Midwest missionary and explorer Father Marquette describes […]

Photos: Awards for UW-Green Bay’s 44th annual Juried Student Art Exhibit announced

Student Art Show 2016

This year marked the 44th annual UW-Green Bay’s Juried Student Art Exhibition. The opening reception and awards ceremony was held on Nov. 10 in the Lawton Gallery. Leslie Vansen, a UW-Milwaukee painting professor, was the guest juror. The exhibition is on public display until Dec. 20. It features work by student artists in all mediums […]