Category: Go Green!

Wet Paint, Fresh Pride: That’s one big bird

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Class of 2020 incoming freshmen painted the first ever giant Phoenix between the University Union and Mary Ann Cofrin Hall, on the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay campus, Sept. 1, 2016. Organizers hope it is the start of a new orientation tradition. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view the album on Flickr. – Photos […]

It’s a family affair at ‘Phoenix Friday(s)’ on the Fox

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UW-Green Bay faculty, staff, alumni, fans and their family members joined forces for a Phoenix takeover of Associated Bank’s Friday’s on the Fox last week. Chancellor Gary Miller and Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt shared the stage for a few minutes, citing the strong relationship between University and community. Among the attendees were students from […]

Student inventor and ‘tinkerer’ facilitates drone research at UWGB

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With a combination of his own inventiveness and ingenuity, and support from UW‑Green Bay faculty, sophomore Cody Becker is using high-impact experiences to uniquely tackle a local problem (invasive plants) while preparing himself for the evolving demands of the contemporary workplace. UW‑Green Bay sophomore Cody Becker is a self-proclaimed tinkerer and inventor with an entrepreneurial spirit. […]

‘Hats off’ to these creative grad caps

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As always, creative individuals among the 700-plus graduates who took part in spring commencement May 19 at the Kress Events Center 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 and Sue Bodilly, Marketing and University Communication

50 and Forward: Toasting the future

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Friends and colleagues joined together on Friday, May 6 for the culminating event of UW-Green Bay’s 50th Anniversary year — 50 and Forward. Hosted by Gary and Georgia Miller, the casual evening presented an opportunity to join collectively with current faculty and staff, retirees, donors and friends who understand the distinctivness of UW-Green Bay. With […]

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 […]