Category: Media Coverage

Prof. Ryan Martin quoted in USA Today

A recent study done at Stanford University procured startling and daunting results: 80-90 percent of students cannot accurately vet online news sources. The 7,000-participant-study done at one of the nation’s most prestigious schools, left many concerned to say the least. UW-Green Bay Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology) was quoted in the USA Today article on the […]

UW-Green Bay Snapchat is now seeing global buzz

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In recent days UW-Green Bay has been receiving a lot of attention — globally, even — about its innovative practice of sending snaps on Snapchat to admitted students. It began with local coverage by WBAY, and has spread rapidly from there, including Seventeen, NPR and Good Morning America. Check out some of the buzz: Hip UW-Green […]

We were on Good Morning America!

Some of the Snapchat stories we are following: UW-Green Bay notifies students of acceptance on Snapchat, Fox News, Dec. 2 We’ve officially reached peak millennial: UW-Green Bay a US university is accepting students via Snapchat, Irish Examiner, Dec. 2 Hip UW-Green Bay sends college acceptance notices on Snapchat, Mashable, Dec. 1 UW-Green Bay’s Acceptance “Letters” […]

Prof. Mahfuz discusses expanding broadband to rural area

“Gov. Scott Walker is asking the state Legislature to pass a bill that allocates about $35 million to expand broadband and technology in rural areas. Walker was in Seymour Thursday where a year ago he held the first of more than 70 listening sessions in the past year. The governor says he heard a common […]

What’s rising? The “hip” Phoenix, of course

UW-Green Bay has been receiving national coverage thanks to a story originally covered by WBAY highlighting UWGB’s new practice of sending a snap on Snapchat to admitted students. Most recently, the story has received coverage by global, multi-platform media company, Mashable and could be seen on Mashable home page under the “What’s rising.” This project which was a dream […]

No. 1 Notre Dame ready for our No. 1 Phoenix

A fun read from the University of Notre Dame on the upcoming game against the Phoenix… “It may be the Green Bay Packers that provided the Wisconsin hamlet its ‘Titletown’ nickname but the Green Bay women’s basketball team has claimed some substantial hardware of its own over the years. The search for a Preseason WNIT […]

Headline says it all: UW-Green Bay enrollment surges

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It is beyond good news for UW-Green Bay. Last week the University reported record enrollment and its most diverse fall enrollment to date. UW-Green Bay saw significant gains in minority students, graduate students and “undergraduate specials,” including high school students taking college courses. In a weekend (Nov. 14) story in the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reporter […]

Critic Gerds talks with Sutton on “new” Romeo

In an interview with Warren Gerds/Critic at Large, Prof. Brian Sutton tells of the differences between next week’s production of “Searching for Romeo” compared to 2012. One of the major differences is that this one is produced by UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance, and the benefits of an impressive scene shop, plus… Says Sutton, “The […]