Category: Newsroom

UW-Green Bay honors Wipfli with inaugural Weyenberg Prize for Business Excellence

Award was presented at 2017 Business Week dinner Green Bay, Wis. (March 27, 2017) — Wipfli LLP (Wipfli), one of the top 25 CPA and consulting firms in the United States, has been recognized by the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (UW-Green Bay) with its inaugural Weyenberg Prize for Business Excellence. The award recognizes a company […]

Faculty note: Shelton publishes book on public education

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Jon Shelton (Democracy and Justice Studies), has published a book entitled Teacher Strike! Public Education and the Making of a New American Political Order. Using archival material from six different cities, the book tells the story of how teacher organization in the 1960s, 70s, and 80s became enmeshed in urban politics, […]

Travel course proposals due April 1

A reminder that travel course proposals for January 2018 programs are due to the academic deans by April 1. Find more information and a link to the proposal application on the Office of International Education (OIE) faculty website. Please contact Jemma Lund (Study Abroad Coordinator) at lundj@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2413 (or stop in the OIE- Cofrin Library […]

Christina Agaiby to present restorative justice lecture, March 31

Christine Agaiby, adjunct professor of restorative justice at Loyola University School of Law will be presenting Restorative Justice at 4 p.m. Friday, March 31 in the Christie Theatre. In recent decades, courts, schools and communities have been returning to ancient methods of addressing conflict through restorative justice. Wherever this philosophy is used, the same issues must be addressed: […]

SBDC offers entrepreneurial training grant for veterans

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Green Bay is offering financial incentives of up to $500 for military veterans. A $500 stipend opportunity is now available for up to 36 veterans and their spouses/children taking Entrepreneurial Training Program (EPT) classes in 2017 with the SBDC. The $500 stipend is in addition to the $750 […]

UW-Green Bay-connected Pence-Dunow receives 2017 Wisconsin Small Business Person of the Year award

The Wisconsin District of the U.S. Small Business Administration has named Hometown Trolley President and CEO Kristina Pence-Dunow as the 2017 Wisconsin Small Business Person of the Year reports the Milwaukee Business Journal. Cheers also to award-winning UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center Counselor, Chuck Brys, on his involvement in guiding Hometown Trolley’s vision, strategy and […]

Successful trip ends in semi-final loss to UW-Stevens Point for UW-Green Bay curling club

The UW-Green Bay student curling club made it to the second event semifinals of the USA Curling College Championship in Utica, New York (March 10–13) before falling to UW-Stevens Point. The team entered this year’s tournament as the 13th seed and finished 2-2, going 2-1 in pool play — defeating Oklahoma and MIT before losing to Yale. You […]

Prof. Emeritus Michael Kraft on WPR

On Friday, the U.S. State Department granted a permit for the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, a reversal of policy under former President Barack Obama. Wisconsin Public Radio talked to environmental expert, UW-Green Bay Prof. Emeritus Michael Kraft, about what this news means for the U.S. economy and for the environment, Monday, March 27, […]