Category: Featured Stories

UW-Green Bay Archives and Area Research Center to receive 2018 Governor’s Archives Award

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The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives and Area Research Center (ARC) will be presented with the 2018 Governor’s Archives Award for Archival Innovation. An award presentation will be held Wednesday, October 24 at 4:00 p.m. in the Archives of David A. Cofrin Library, Room 705, UW-Green Bay. The Wisconsin Historical Society will present the award. […]

UW-Green Bay and The Farmory to open first commercial year-round fish hatchery

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Green Bay, Wis. — In unique partnership with biologists from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s College of Science, Engineering and Technology, The Farmory plans to open Wisconsin’s first research-based, full-scale year-round commercial fish hatchery this winter. The first of its kind in the state, the partnership combines UW-Green Bay’s faculty and student expertise, along with […]

Photos: Take time to watch the leaves turn

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Even if something is left undone, everyone must take time to sit still and watch the leaves turn — Elizabeth Lawrence. Between rainfalls, campus photographers managed to capture the gorgeous fall color on three of the four campuses. Take some time, and enjoy! Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view the album on Flickr. […]

Videos and photos: A special two days for the Phuture Phoenix

It was another wonderful two days of hosting the Phuture Phoenix fifth-graders at UW-Green Bay and inspiring nearly 1,700 fifth-graders to begin to dream about college. Some special moments included East High Symphonic Band members playing during the opening activities, and a visit by Theresa Rock, an alumnus of the program and a paraprofessional at […]

Photos: UW-Green Bay honors most distinguished and outstanding

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UW-Green Bay was honored by the return of six distinguished and outstanding alumni who returned to campus Oct. 2, 2018 to accept awards recognizing their contributions to campus, communities and workplace. This year’s honorees were Daniel Keegan ’72, Sheila Kohl ’96 and ’05 and Doug Wirth ’89, each receiving the Distinguished Alumni Award; and Cordero […]

Hoplite Day: Experiencing history first-hand

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With spears and shields in hand, students in Prof. Greg Aldrete’s History of Ancient Greece class experienced history first-hand by recreating battle formations in the quad, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. On the day of the “battle” students took took the the campus quad (between the Cofrin Library and Mary Ann Cofrin Hall) to practice the […]

Spotlight: UW-Green Bay’s new Outdoor Adventure Recreation Program

Charting courses is nothing new for Ethan Harvey. The brand-new University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Outdoor Adventure Recreation Coordinator has spent the past eight years picking out routes to take in rock climbing, paddling and hiking. In fact, while earning his degrees from the University of Northern Iowa, Harvey dramatically altered his courses from a 2014 […]

Claudia Guzman featured by Telemundo Wisconsin

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As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, UW-Green Bay Director of Student Life Claudia Guzman was recently interviewed by Telemundo Wisconsin. The story ran Monday (Sept. 24, 2018) and features a video interview with Guzman and lots of shots around the UW-Green Bay campus. See the original piece in Spanish or one passed through an English translation engine (below). Earlier […]

UW-Green Bay alumna Elizabeth Feldhausen’s pet shelter has viral volunteer

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University of Wisconsin-Green Bay alumna Elizabeth Feldhausen ’15 is the owner of Safe Haven Pet Sanctuary and Cat Café in Green Bay, and the pet shelter has recently generated buzz revolving around one volunteer who has been dubbed “The Cat Grandpa.” The story about Cat Grandpa, otherwise known as De Pere resident Terry Lauerman, 75, […]