Earth911.com included UW-Green Bay’s plastics recycling program in a feature. “So far, the program has racked up more than 3,800 pounds of discards, which is the equivalent of about 350,000 plastic supermarket bags,” says John D. Arendt, director of the Environmental Management & Business Institute at the university.
Local residents may not get to see the sun’s corona, “Baily’s beads” or the “diamond ring” effect that occurs just before the moon completely blocks the sun, but UW-Green Bay Assistant Professor of Physics Brian Welsch said the 80 percent coverage will still produce some phenomenal phenomena. The Green Bay Press-Gazette spoke with Welsch last […]
“The excitement keeps on building for a rare solar eclipse now just five days away and while you may be tempted to take pictures you will want to make sure you have the right gear,” WBAY reports in an interview with campus photographer Dan Moore. In Wisconsin we will only see the partial eclipse so […]
A prominent member of the Charlottesville community who has ties to Green Bay took to social media to offer a message to the community in the wake of violence over the weekend. Fox 11 has the story. Tony Bennett is the men’s basketball coach at the University of Virginia, which is located in Charlottesville. Bennett […]
Appleton police are looking for the owner of a World War II emblem. UW-Green Bay veteran coordinator Elaina Koltz describes to Fox 11 where she believes the emblem came from.
The caption reads, Jake Ajax, a senior on the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Nordic ski team, catching some waves in Bend, Ore. Wait, surf? In Oregon? That’s right. Fastskier.com featured Ajax who was in Oregon to train for skiing, but uses the surf to diversify the off-snow training. He talks about his new obsession in […]
UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Brian Welsch led “Oh, the Things You’ll See! A 30-minute Discussion of the Upcoming Eclipse,” Friday, Aug. 11 in the Christie Theatre. A total solar eclipse will be observable around midday Monday, August 21 along a path spanning the United States. While the path of totality will miss Wisconsin, the sun […]
UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Scott Ashmann says overall, fewer people are entering education programs. “I know overall the education program across the UW system is down 25% from where it was just a few years ago.” He was quoted in a story by WIXX.
NBC26 was on the UW-Green Bay campus Monday (August 15, 2017) for reactions to the recent Charlottesville violence.
Tracy Ann’s Events, Weddings, & Rentals launched Monday (August 14, 2017) to help eliminate the stress brought on from planning the perfect occasion. The new business had assistance from the Small Business Development Center at UW-Green Bay.