Category: Go Green!

Photos: 2018 Retirees Arboretum Walk

2018 Retirees Arboretum Walk

The UW-Green Bay Retiree Association sponsored its eighth annual Cofrin Memorial Arboretum walk on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Associate Prof. Dan Meinhardt (Biology), curator of the Richter Museum, led the walk which began at the Nicolet Entrance of the University.  The participants enjoyed the beautiful day while identifying spring plants and wildlife. Click thumbnails to […]

UW-Green Bay bird sanctuary? Meinhardt shares wildlife photos

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We’ve become accustomed to the turkeys and the geese on campus. And in the past two years, the peregrine falcons have taken center stage. Now add sandhill cranes to the list. UW-Green Bay’s Daniel Meinhardt, Curator of the Richter Museum of Natural History for the Cofrin Center for Biodiversity shares some new photos of the […]

Photo gallery: Political scandals through cartoons

American Political Thought class views Lyle Lahey political cartoons.

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students in Assistant Prof. Alison Staudinger’s (Democracy and Justice Studies) American Political Thought class hosted a political cartoon exhibit featuring the “scandalous” work of local artist and cartoonist Lyle Lahey. The event kicked off on Monday, May 7, 2018 in the 407 Gallery, Studio Arts. The display was curated from cartoonist […]

Photos: Draft Day a winner

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Nearly 200 local high school juniors joined University staff, faculty and student volunteers at Lambeau Field Friday, April 27 for a fast-paced interactive day of learning about post-secondary education options. Students in attendance rotated through “booths and drills” and learned about the admissions process (Enter the Draft), living on campus and dining (Training Camp), participating in student life […]

Hydrating the Food Desert

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UW-Green Bay scientists partner with innovative thinkers to revolutionize the food economy in Green Bay The Farmory in downtown Green Bay is a “farm with a social mission,” in the words of Program Director, Alex Smith. The historic armory turned “farmory” is being used to demonstrate to the community how the centuries old practice of […]

UW-Green Bay’s NAS progam and Center for Biodiversity receive Watershed Hero Award

Accepting the 2018 Watershed Hero Impact award for UW-Green Bay was Kevin Fermanich, along with high school partners Lynn Terrien, Green Bay Southwest; Charlie Frisk, Luxemburg-Casco (retired) and Ryan Marx, Appleton East.

The Fox-Wolf Watershed Alliance named the Lower Fox River Watershed Alliance program a 2018 Watershed Hero Impact Awardee. The school monitoring network is administered by UW-Green Bay’s Natural and Applied Sciences (NAS) program and the Cofrin Center for Biodiversity. The 2018 Watershed Celebration was at the Lambeau Field Atrium, Tuesday, March 6. Accepting the award for […]

Video: Krash the Kress with us!

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Krash the Kress (KTK) will be the largest single Alumni Association event ever, attended by more than 600 alumni, 1,300 students and 200 admitted students planning to watch the Phoenix men’s basketball team play its first-ever Horizon League game at the Kress Center. And its nearly a sell-out. Team members had a bit of fun with […]

Local law firm Conway, Olejniczak & Jerry offers yearly internships to UW-Green Bay students

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For the past two years, UW-Green Bay has partnered with the Law Firm of Conway, Olejniczak & Jerry (COJ) to create opportunities for regular summer internships with the law firm. Through these internships, arranged by UW-Green Bay Career Services, numerous students have gained skills, real-world experience, connections and more. In the summer of 2017, four […]