Category: Featured Stories

Small steps, big impact for UW-Green Bay student Michelle Haapala

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Success is in sight for UW-Green Bay’s Michelle Haapala — the 2018 P.E.O. Reciprocity Scholarship recipient. Michelle Haapala likes the little things, the small achievements that she witnesses while working with a client with traumatic brain injury, for example. Or a compassionate smile for a child with special needs, making their school day easier. Haapala […]

Mission accomplished

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UW-Green Bay students help nonprofits measure their good works There was palpable excitement entering Lora Warner’s Government and Nonprofit classroom last semester. Her students were actively engaged with local Nonprofits through service learning; visiting sites, getting their “hands dirty” and evaluating each program to determine the best ways to measure and communicate the Nonprofits mission […]

Back to School

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Plymouth School District and UW-Green Bay celebrate decade-long continuing education partnership UW-Green Bay and the Plymouth School District marked a milestone in May 2018 — a unique, mutually beneficial relationship that has supported educators for nearly a decade. At a time when many teachers reach into their own pockets for materials to enhance the learning […]

Diagnosis? Success.

Matt Torbenson is grateful for the UW-Green Bay MCW Green Bay partnership that made his transition from college student to medical student seamless. In back: left to right, UW-Green Bay Prof. James Marker, MCW Associate Dean Craig Hanke, UW-Green Bay’s Prof. Uwe Pott and Associate Dean Amanda Nelson.

Pictured above: Matt Torbenson is grateful for the UW-Green Bay MCW Green Bay partnership that made his transition from college student to medical student seamless. In back: left to right, UW-Green Bay Prof. James Marker, MCW Associate Dean Craig Hanke, UW-Green Bay’s Prof. Uwe Pott and Associate Dean Amanda Nelson. Collaboration between UW-Green Bay and […]

Not a Research Institution? We Beg To Differ.

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It’s high stakes for the next generation of problem-solvers. UW-Green Bay student researchers are ‘all in’ Hollywood has a way of framing how we should view the world. University scholarship and research are not immune, with most people seeing research as something done in a lab, under a microscope, by a mad scientist-looking-guy resembling Doc […]

UW-Green Bay alumnus, Craig Dickman ’82 named TitletownTech’s Managing Director

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TitletownTech has hired Breakthrough Fuel founder and UW-Green Bay alumnus Craig Dickman ’82 (Business Administration) as the innovation center’s managing director. The Green Bay Packers and Microsoft made the joint announcement Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018. The Packers with Microsoft Corp. announced operational details of the joint venture, with plans to bring world-class digital innovations and […]

Photos: Ground-breaking day. STEM Innovation Center celebrates with community partners

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More than 300 attendees celebrated the STEM Innovation Center groundbreaking on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. The Brown County-owned building will house UW-Green Bay’s Richard J. Resch School of Engineering, the Einstein Project, UW-Extension and Brown County’s Land and Water Conservation departments. Completion is schedule for fall of 2019. See the full story. Click thumbnails to […]

Photos: First-ever ‘Soctoberfest’

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Green looks great on these soccer fans who ventured out to Aldo Santaga Stadium Sept. 15 to cheer on both men’s and women’s soccer teams in a doubleheader last weekend. The “Soctoberfest” event was the first for Green Bay Athletics. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view the album on Flickr. – Photos by […]