Category: Newsroom

Janet Planet Returns to Weidner Center at Jazz Fest 48 with the Green Bay Jazz Orchestra

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay presents Jazz Fest 48 starring Janet Planet on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018. Now in its 48th year, Jazz Fest is a celebration of all things jazz. One of the oldest of its kind in Wisconsin, Jazz Fest 48 encompasses a full day of student performances, clinics and […]

Reminder: University Business meeting is Friday, Jan. 26

On Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, Chancellor Gary L. Miller will host UW-Green Bay’s Annual Business Meeting. The Chancellor, along with Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Greg Davis and Vice Chancellor for Business and Finance Sheryl Van Gruensven will provide an update on the state of the University. Two sessions will be held: at […]

Meagan Strehlow and student Emmalee Wilson testify about College Credit in High School

UW-Green Bay freshman Emmalee Wilson and UW-Green Bay’s Director of K-12 Relations, Meagan Strehlow, testified in front of Rep. Dave Murphy’s, Assembly Committee on Colleges and Universities on AB 805, Jan. 18, 2018. It provides new ways to utilize the Early College Credit Program. They then met with Wilson’s home representative, Andre Jacque. “College Credit […]

UWGB Pride Center is offering SAFE Ally Level 1 and 2 training

The Pride Center is holding SAFE Ally Level 1 training Monday, Feb. 12 from noon to 2 p.m. and Level 2 from 2:30 to 4:00 p.m. in the Manistique Room, University Union. Two Pride Center interns and Director Stacie Christian, Ph.D. will talk about LGBTQ+ topics and how to be inclusive of LGBTQ+ at UWGB and in the community. […]

Lambeau Cottage police training is Feb. 8

From 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 8, UW-Green Bay Police will host simulation training for the Green Bay Police Department near Lambeau Cottage.  Police training signs will be posted to alert the community of squads in that area. This is part of a continued partnership between UW-Green Bay Police and area law enforcement […]

Consider donating items to help stock the new Career Closet

UW-Green Bay Career Services is asking the UW-Green Bay community’s help in launching the new service for students this semester — the Career Closet. The Career Closet will provide current students with professional attire so they can make a positive first impression when they are interviewing, networking or attending job fairs. Appropriate attire is essential, however, […]

Save the date: University Staff Assembly is Feb. 15

The University Staff Assembly will take place on Thursday, Feb. 15 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in Phoenix Room C, University Union. If there are specific issues that you would like addressed at the meeting, please contact the University Staff Committee at usc@uwgb.edu no later than Feb. 2 at 4:30 p.m. A meeting invitation and […]

Prof. Weinschenk comments on Senate District 10 election

Historically Republican District 10 recently elected a Democrat to the Wisconsin State Senate. UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Political Science) commented: “I wouldn’t infer from this one race that it’s going to be horrible for Republicans in the upcoming election cycle but if I were them I would be paying attention to looking at […]