Category: Giving Back

Veteran’s Lounge Grand Re-opening


The UW-Green Bay campus community and service people gathered Wednesday (March 21, 2018) for an open house celebrating the grand opening of the Veteran’s Lounge in its new location in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall, Room 227. A brief program began with remarks from Chancellor Gary L. Miller. Vets 4 Vets president Nic Cravillion took the podium […]

Help in triplicate: Community members volunteer for Campus Cupboard cause

Suzan Schober and Lise Lotte Gammeltoft volunteering in CK One

Three community members, who happen to have a penchant for their local public University, spend an hour twice a month, taking orders, stacking, sorting and organizing the Campus Cupboard so that UW-Green Bay students don’t go without. Suzan Schober Murray, Lise Lotte Gammeltoft and Pat Larsen heard about the Campus Cupboard a year ago. Intrigued […]

‘We are survivors,’ Garbe tells Class of 2017

Riley Garbe's commencement address

Riley Garbe first came to UW-Green Bay as a fifth-grader on a Phuture Phoenix field trip, where a visit to the campus turned into a dream of one day graduating from college. Despite surviving a difficult childhood that included witnessing abuse and violence and moving from home-to-home, Garbe entered the University on a Phuture Phoenix […]

Prof. Gurung is the December 2017 Commencement Speaker

Regan Gurung

Regan A. R. Gurung, an award-winning professor (Human Development, Psychology) at UW-Green Bay, is the December 2017 Commencement Speaker. His research focuses on questions surrounding teaching and learning, clothing and perception and culture and health. Gurung joined the University in 1999, and has held the prestigious Ben J. & Joyce Rosenberg Professorship since 2010. In […]

Public gets first look at new Kress Family Outdoor Recreation Complex


With a ceremonial rolling of new turf, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, UW-Green Bay students, University leadership, fans, donors and community members could begin to envision what the new Kress Family Outdoor Recreation Complex would look like. It is slated for completion in spring of 2018. The ceremony opened with remarks by UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary […]

Scouts earn their badges at ‘Wonders of Water’ Day


UW-Green Bay, in collaboration with NEW Water, welcomed more than 50 Girl Scout Brownies to UW-Green Bay, Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. They earned their water badges by participating in highly-interactive activities as part of “Wonders of Water” Badge Day. Several UW-Green Bay professors and graduate students led the stations and demonstrations on fish ecology, water […]

UW-Green Bay’s Kress Events Center celebrates a decade of success


Members of the campus and community are celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the opening of the Kress Events Center. The $33 million state-of-the-art facility, is a crown jewel of the UW-Green Bay campus, continually serving a growing student body while housing a first-class home for Green Bay athletics. The students benefit from first-class recreation, health […]

Photos: UW-Green Bay Make a Difference Day

Make a Difference Day 2017

Many area non-profits and agencies cleared their immediate “to-do” lists when nearly 250 UW-Green Bay students, staff and faculty volunteered in the Greater Green Bay community and on campus Friday, Oct. 27, 2017. “Wonka Science was colorful, candy-filled fun this morning! A special thanks to UWGB for volunteering at our science stations as a part of […]