Category: Go Green!

Green Bay’s double OT in Horizon Championship semi-final made for great photo action

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Phoenix fans were on the edge of their seats in the Kress Events Center when the Green Bay women finally overcame Northern Kentucky for a double-overtime victory in the semi-final of the Horizon League tournament. After trailing by as many as 16 points in the first half— its largest deficit this season — the top-seeded […]

Green Bay men react to NCAA Tournament Selection

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Head coach Linc Darner and the Green Bay men’s basketball and Phoenix fans gathered Sunday night (Mar. 13) at the Kress Events Center for a Horizon League Championship Celebration and an NCAA Selection Show Watch Party. The Phoenix were introduced to the crowd before watching the Selection Show live on CBS where Green Bay learned […]

Dancing partners

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For the first time since 1994, both the Green Bay men’s and women’s basketball teams will play in the NCAA Tournament. The Phoenix women found out their fate on Monday, garnering the No. 10 seed in the Sioux Falls Region and a match-up against No. 7 Tennessee (19-13) on Friday at 4 p.m. CST. The […]

Welcome Back Men’s Basketball Horizon League Champs!

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Phoenix fans welcome home the Green Bay men’s basketball team March 9 at the Kress Center on the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay campus. The late afternoon arrival was 20-years in the making. The UW-Green Bay community along with UWGB Chancellor Gary Miller and Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt were on hand to congratulate the […]

Breaking the ice to spread the rice

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Researchers from UW-Green Bay had to break skim ice on a cold morning in mid-November to do it, but they took another big step in a grant-funded pilot project to restore native wild rice, bulrush and wild celery stands to the lower bay. Students, staff and faculty from UW-Green Bay’s Natural and Applied Sciences unit […]

UWGB’s award-winning float

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UW-Green Bay’s entry in the Green Bay Holiday Parade earned honors for the second straight year. UWGB’s small committee of determined volunteers received the Mayor’s Award for “most original.” UWGB’s float theme was “Every time a bell rings, a Phoenix gets its wings.” The theme of the parade was “Sounds of the Season.” In celebration […]

Spawning Run to raise funds, awareness for local fisheries conservation

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The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay student chapter of the American Fisheries Society is hosting its first ever UWGB Spawning Run at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 17. The run will take place on the UW-Green Bay campus along the paths of the Cofrin Arboretum. The race route is 3.1 miles of winding trails through a campus […]