Category: Leading & Learning

Waterfront Design: Urban and Regional Studies students asked to polish a diamond in the rough

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Past the Zippin Pippin and the Sea Dragon, beyond the Ferris wheel and the bumper cars, away from the crowds and squeals of delight at Bay Beach, UW-Green Bay’s Urban and Regional Studies students envisioned a waterfront diamond-in-the-rough that could become one of the city’s crown jewels. The students were part of Associate Professor Marcelo […]

Trustee Finco to grads, ‘embrace the unexpected’

The following speech was given by Susan Finco, UW-Green Bay Trustee and owner of Leonard & Finco Public Relations to the 2017 Spring Commencement graduates. Video Recording (Finco is introduced at 53:34.) Chancellor Miller, esteemed faculty, Board of Trustees, graduates and your families and friend. It is an honor to be asked to speak with […]

Humanities catapult makes a splash

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How about a little medieval history with that side of veggies? The Ancient and Medieval Humanities Club debuted its handmade trebuchet-style catapult at the Humanities Social, Friday afternoon (April 28, 2017) at Lambeau Cottage. After a few minor adjustments and on-site fortifications, onlookers enjoyed watching bio-degradable produce sail into the waters of Green Bay with […]

State-of-the-art on wheels: Campus and community invited to tour mobile engineering lab

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Members of campus and the community were welcome to view a mobile engineering lab, Wednesday (April 19), built by Turbine Technologies. This climate-controlled lab houses equipment used in educational institutions all over the world. Engineering Technology faculty and students were the prime audience. For more, see the Turbine Technologies’ post on the new mobile training […]

Singing the praises of the Studio Arts remodel

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State-of-the-art rehearsal, recording studio 
space is a campus and community asset Ask Professors Randy Meder and Kevin Collins about the recent upgrades to the rehearsal space within the UW-Green Bay Music program and they’re likely to respond in song. That’s how good the new acoustics are. Renovations in the Studio Arts building, including a high-tech […]

Photo gallery: Jazz Fest 47

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UW-Green Bay Music program held its 47th annual  Jazz Fest on Saturday, Jan. 28 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Each year this jazz festival draws middle- and high-school students from across the region for a day of ensemble performances and clinic and master clinic sessions. The event […]

Communication Celebration

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About 180 graduates, students and guests attended the first-ever UW-Green Bay Communication Week last week. During the week’s events, attendees connected with former classmates and faculty, learned about the past, present and future of the communication program and listened to a structured interview with two successful UW-Green Bay alumni. Blair Endowed Chair of Communication Phil […]

Double duty: UW-Green Bay Masters of Social Work program doubles in size

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UW-Green Bay had a successful collaboration with UW-Oshkosh since launching a Masters of Social Work (MSW) in 2003. Not even optimistic program leaders could have predicted the explosion in applicants when UW-Green Bay decided to go at it alone in 2015. Enrollment doubled and the University could only admit half of the cohort that applied. […]