Category: Newsroom

Reminder: First ‘Think! Talk! Act!’ (end-of-life) discussion at Sheboygan Campus on Thursday (Feb. 21)

The Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice, along with some key community partners, brings you a three-part series to inspire honest and meaningful conversations about caregiving, legacy, and the lessons we can learn from the experiences of people with limited time. How can we best prepare for and create end-of-life opportunities? How can we reduce the […]

Emeritus Prof. Michael Kraft writes about the Green New Deal

UW-Green Bay Emeritus Prof. Michael Kraft (Environmental Science & Policy) has written an article for the Tri-City Herald that focuses on the Green New Deal. “The short answer to the core question is that a Green New Deal in some form may well be feasible as well as affordable,” Kraft writes. Read the full article.

Students can enroll in WITonCampus Professional Connection Program

It’s that time of the semester where students and professionals can be matched through the WITonCampus’s Professional Connection Program. Women in Technology Wisconsin (WIT) is located in the Fox Valley and is dedicated to attracting, growing and retaining women in technology careers. WITonCampus is focused on supporting college students. WITonCampus’s Professional Connection Program helps college students explore […]

Reminder: Faculty Exhibition at Lawton Gallery on display through Thursday, Feb. 28

The Faculty Exhibition at UW-Green Bay’s Lawton Gallery, located in the Theatre Hall building, will be running through Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. This exhibition features work by UW-Green Bay Art and Design faculty including for the first time faculty from the branch campuses — Manitowoc, Marinette and Sheboygan. The Lawton Gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday […]

Reminder: Upcoming Black History Month events

UW-Green Bay has a few more Black History Month events coming up, including: WI Pre-Law Diversity Day: Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Students are invited to attend the 7th Annual Wisconsin Statewide Pre-Law Diversity Day, hosted by the University of Wisconsin Law School and Marquette University Law School. Milwaukee 53206 Film: Tuesday, Feb. 26, […]

2019 Wesley Teply Community Service Award in the Arts to be presented to the Clipper City Chordsmen

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Presentation is Saturday, March 2 during Lakeshore Wind Ensemble’s concert Manitowoc, Wis. — The Clipper City Chordsmen have been the chosen recipients of the 2019 Wesley Teply Community Service Award in the Arts. The award was established in 1999 by the Lakeshore Wind Ensemble Association to recognize individuals who have substantially contributed to the arts in […]

Surprise! UW-Green Bay’s Garriet Kanis wins tuition raffle

UW-Green Bay senior student Garriet Kanis was in for a pleasant surprise as he sat among nearly 4,000 fans at the Krash the Kress Homecoming 2019 basketball game. Chances were slim that his name would be called for the Associated Bank Tuition Giveaway, which promised the lucky winner a semester of tuition valued at $4,000. […]

Marinette Community says thanks for the support

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The Marinette/Menominee community didn’t make it into the Top 5 of Small Business Revolution contest, but your support was greatly appreciated, none-the-less. Here’s what Marinette Campus CEO Cindy Bailey has to say: “Thanks for your willingness to help our Marinette/Menominee in our pursuit of the top prize in the Small Business Revolution. Unfortunately we found […]

Faculty note: Prof. Shelton quoted in Washington Post

Associate Prof. Jon Shelton is in the news again, this time in The Washington Post story, “Teacher strikes made 2018 the biggest year for worker protest in a generation.” “It’s a return to prominence for a profession that took the lead in the late 1960s and ‘70s, when educators fought for basic bargaining rights and, […]