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Three UW-Green Bay faculty bestowed named professorships

Three members of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay faculty were selected to hold named professorships today (August 23, 2017) at the University’s 2017 Fall Convocation. Named professorships are created through private gifts that support the study and research of a faculty member who has an outstanding record of scholarly accomplishment. The annual stipend associated with […]

Photos: UW-Green Bay 2017 Fall Convocation


The annual Fall Convocation for UW-Green Bay faculty, staff and friends, was held Wednesday, August 23, 2017. The convocation program included enthusiastic introductions of about 60 new faculty and staff,  introduction of three named professors, heartfelt ovations for each of the Founders Award winners and upbeat remarks from Chancellor Gary Miller. Emcee Secretary of the […]

Phoenix Prompts: Tell a friend about UW-Green Bay

Lead the charge! In the smallest of ways, you can become once of UW-Green Bay’s greatest champions. How can you help YOUR University in the year ahead? Here are some ideas: Tell friends, family and neighbors that UW-Green Bay is a place where students can learn more, do more, be more. Open your classroom or […]

UW-Green Bay Public Safety Identifies Suspects, Arrests Made in Book Theft Ring

Investigation Reveals Several Wisconsin, Midwest College Campuses Also Targeted GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay announced today that two individuals have been taken into custody in Texas on burglary charges related to the theft of more than 60 textbooks valued at more than $12,000 from offices at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay in June. […]

11 members of UW-Green Bay community receive Inclusivity and Equity Certificates


Congratulations to those members of the campus community earning Inclusivity and Equity Certificates. The presentation of certificates will occurred prior to 2017 Fall Convocation, Wednesday, August 23 in the 1965 Room, University Union. Kate Burns, Ph.D. Laura Delikowski Nicole Kurth Amy Mauk Jun Myunghee, Ph.D. Rebecca Nesvet, Ph.D. Darrel Renier Sarah Schuetze, Ph.D. Courtney Sherman, […]

UW-Green Bay recognizes excellence in the awarding of Founders Awards


The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has recognized some of its top faculty and staff members today, August 23, 2017, with 2017 Founders Awards for Excellence. The awards were presented before an audience of more than 450 in the Phoenix Room of the University Union, UW-Green Bay. Made possible by private philanthropic support, the awards program […]

UW-Green Bay to host annual ‘Spawning Run’

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September 16 run benefits local habitat restoration and student research GREEN BAY – It’s a strange name with a great cause. UW-Green Bay is hosting a “Spawning Run” with proceeds benefiting student research with the American Fisheries Society and local habitat restoration. The 5K run/walk utilizes UW-Green Bay’s gorgeous Cofrin Arboretum Trails. Walk-up registration begins […]

UW-Green Bay ready to go ‘live’ with a new safety app for Study Abroad students


UW-Green Bay is experimenting with a new safety app that enables Study Abroad students, with a push of a button, to get in touch with the University and emergency services. The safety app called “Safey.” Unfortunately, it had a very real test last week, when Office of International Education employee study abroad coordinator, Jemma Lund, […]

Save the date: Retiree banquet is Oct. 4

UW-Green Bay’s Annual Retiree Banquet will be held on Wednesday, October 4, 2017. Invitations will be mailed in early September with details. The Board of Directors (BOD) of the Retirees Association extends a special invitation to newly retired individuals. Expect a short annual meeting of the Association at the banquet. Several vacancies on the Board will […]