“Lombardi” will be performed at the Weidner Center from Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 through Sunday, Mar. 10, 2019. The play about Vince Lombardi captures the Green Bay Packers coach at a crucial time in Packers and league history. “Weidner Center audiences can expect some heat,” Warren Gerds writes. Read more about the performance.
Almost nine years after Vince Lombardi made his Broadway debut, the legendary Packers coach will be on stage in Green Bay, starting this weekend. The play “Lombardi” begins a 16-day run on Friday in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall, on the UW-Green Bay campus. Fox 11 has coverage as does WIXX.
“The Vince Lombardi hat was in a Green Bay Packers duffle bag; the other treasures in a portable metal safe, about four decades old,” the story reads. “It’s not exactly like finding a dozen Mickey Mantle rookie cards in the attic, but the family of longtime Packers trainer Dominic Gentile recently uncovered some historic mementos that […]
The first of its kind in the UW System, UW-Green Bay now offers a bachelor of science degree in water science. The major will have students gain an understanding of chemistry, surface water hydrology, groundwater and biology of freshwater systems. The program will begin in Fall 2019. Read more.
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.
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, […]
The Packers Foundation will provide a $250,000 match to Give BIG Green Bay fundraising effort which includes, among 40 other non-profits, UW-Green Bay’s Arboretum. See the story in the Press-Gazette.
Destined to become a writer, UW-Green Bay student Dorothy Metz has gotten a good start with a published blog post in College Magazine. She says English 324:Sheepshead Review Practicum is her favorite thing about studying English at UW-Green Bay. Read the post.
Former faculty members Paul and Thea Sager spent a bit of time with WBAY-TV, digging out of the most recent snow event. We are sharing the clip, here.
It’s no secret drug abuse affects a user’s family as much as it does themselves. An event being planned for next month will dive a little deeper into that topic. On Wednesday, March 20, UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus, and the Women’s Giving Circle of Marinette and Menominee Counties, will host a community-wide discussion about the […]