Category: Go Green!

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 […]

Weidner requests comments from the public in celebration of 25 years

Everyone has a story to tell. As the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts enters its 25th season, with more than 4 million attendees and 9,000 events, the Weidner Center wants to hear from patrons past and present at #MyWeidnerMoment about the moments that have left an indelible mark on their lives. Was it the […]

Top 10 UW-Green Bay moments of 2017

As the year comes to a close, take a look back on some of the greatest moments of 2017 at UW-Green Bay…  New collaborative spaces in Cofrin Library The award-winning Cofrin Library team worked this year to expand offerings to students by opening two new collaborative spaces. The Library staff and supporters gathered in January to […]

Holiday Greetings from UW-Green Bay

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Paying it forward doesn’t have to be expensive. Sometimes it only costs a smile or a kind gesture. It’s the perfect season, and UW-Green Bay is a terrific place, to express “Phoenix spirit.” Watch the video to see how members of our campus community share theirs. In the littlest of ways… In the briefest of […]

Top UW-Green Bay news stories of 2017

Take a journey through 2017 with five of the most viewed UW-Green Bay news stories of the year (based on web analytics): UW-Green Bay students and faculty take journey to Germany and inside the human body UW-Green Bay Associate Dean Amanda Nelson and Associate Prof. Uwe Pott (Human Biology) guided a team of 18 students […]

Congratulations to ‘RiceFest’ organizers

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Mentioned before in this space — RiceFest 2017 was a big success! Nearly 2,000 pounds of wild rice was seeded in the bay of Green Bay last week to help restore the aquatic ecosystem. “From the seeders, to the boat operators, to the ice breakers, to the rice transporters, to the planning team…many people contributed […]

‘Phlashes in Time’

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UW-Green Bay’s float in the 34th Annual Prevea Green Bay Holiday Parade depicts mascot Phlash reminiscing on seasons gone by as he flips through his photo book, sitting by a fire and sipping cocoa. Themed “Warm Memories; Phlashes in Time,” UW-Green Bay’s entry reminds us of holidays with family and friends. Here is Phlash’s album […]

UW-Green Bay has large contingent at Great Lakes conference

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Last week, 340 scientists, resource managers, municipal planners, non-profit organizations, educators and citizens gathered in downtown Green Bay to discuss ongoing challenges and recent successes in managing and protecting water quality, habitat and species in Lake Michigan. The 2017 State of Lake Michigan Conference hosted by International Association for Great Lakes Research was held at […]