Category: Close-ups

Hoplite Day: Experiencing history first-hand

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With spears and shields in hand, students in Prof. Greg Aldrete’s History of Ancient Greece class experienced history first-hand by recreating battle formations in the quad, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. On the day of the “battle” students took took the the campus quad (between the Cofrin Library and Mary Ann Cofrin Hall) to practice the […]

Spotlight: UW-Green Bay’s new Outdoor Adventure Recreation Program

Charting courses is nothing new for Ethan Harvey. The brand-new University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Outdoor Adventure Recreation Coordinator has spent the past eight years picking out routes to take in rock climbing, paddling and hiking. In fact, while earning his degrees from the University of Northern Iowa, Harvey dramatically altered his courses from a 2014 […]

Photos: First-ever ‘Soctoberfest’

Soctoberfest

Green looks great on these soccer fans who ventured out to Aldo Santaga Stadium Sept. 15 to cheer on both men’s and women’s soccer teams in a doubleheader last weekend. The “Soctoberfest” event was the first for Green Bay Athletics. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view the album on Flickr. – Photos by […]

UW-Green Bay’s Student Skills Learning Lab helps prepare students for real-life situations

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The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has invested in a state-of-the-arts skills learning lab that will provide an environment to foster communication and counseling skills, promote professional practice behaviors and create opportunities for interdisciplinary learning among students in health-related and education fields. Faculty, staff and donors were able to tour the new space in Mary Ann Cofrin […]

It’s a ‘Great Beginning’ when 500 new students volunteer

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Congratulations to the FOCUS and “Great Beginnings” planners on a super start to the school year. More than 500 student volunteers took to Bayshore County Park (about 10 miles from campus) to help beautify the area, followed by a tailgate celebration with games at Lambeau Field. Organizers hope to involve new students from all four […]

Photos: UW-Green Bay 2018 Faculty and Staff Convocation

Convocation 2018

It was definitely a celebration when more than 450 members of the UW-Green Bay community gathered — including those from the Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan campuses — for the UW-Green Bay 2018 Fall Faculty and Staff Convocation. The day’s events included recognition of new employees, videos with campus highlights, Chancellor’s remarks, and of course, the announcement of […]

Video: 2017-18 highlights from UW-Green Bay

Nine months fly by and rarely does a University community take time to reflect… except at Convocation. Enjoy the photo/video montage of some of UW-Green Bay’s top highlights from last year. Presentation by Dan Moore.

LimeBike comes to Green Bay and UW-Green Bay

LimeBike Launch Downtown

The Green Bandana Brigade’s bandanas aren’t the only flash of lime green on the UW-Green Bay campus. Lime is bringing its bright green LimeBikes to Green Bay, including about 20 bikes to the UW-Green Bay campus. Riders download the “Lime” app, find the nearest bike, scan the bike to unlock it and pay $1 for […]

Japanese legend and message of peace inspires UW-Green Bay student artist

Peace Cranes in Library Commons

Are you familiar with the Japanese legend of a thousand origami cranes? The story became popular through a girl named Sadako Sasaki, who was only two years old when she became exposed to radiation due to the atomic bombing in Hiroshima during World War II. She developed leukemia at the age of 12, and began […]