Category: Media Coverage

Prof. Sampath Ranganathan talks to WalletHub about winter holiday destinations

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Sampath Ranganathan (Business Administration) tells WalletHub readers about winter holiday destinations, including some great travel advice. “Weather-wise, the Midwest region has equal chances of being hot or cold than normal during the upcoming winter. The rest of the continental USA would be warmer than normal winter months. Economy wise, the job […]

Green Bay women win double overtime thriller

Congrats to the Green Bay women’s basketball program for winning it’s opening regular season game. “The team had a thrilling 111-105 double-overtime win against Central Michigan on Wednesday night in a game played at McGuirk Arena in Mount Pleasant, Michigan.The Phoenix overcame a 15-point deficit in the opening minutes of the third quarter and another […]

Prof. Coen talks to NPR about Tucson’s “sanctuary city” vote

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Alise Coen (Political Science, Public & Environmental Affairs) was interviewed by NPR affiliate KJZZ Phoenix as part of an immigration panel on Tucson’s “sanctuary city” vote. Her segment begins at the 18:50 mark and can be streamed here.

Green Bay is 9th happiest city in America | NBC 26

Green Bay has been ranked the ninth happiest city in America, according to SeniorLiving. Factors taken into consideration when ranking the cities were income, housing affordability, life expectancy, commute length, suicide rate, crime rate, unemployment, and household size. More via New study shows Green Bay is 9th happiest city in America |NBC26.

Former Phoenix star and alumnus expands The Driveway basketball facility | Green Bay Press-Gazette

Alumnus Ryan Borowicz, former Green Bay men’s basketball player, opened The Driveway basketball facility in 2016, and he is now expanding it. “The facility is for people and groups of all ages, from youth programs looking to provide more opportunity for players to the adult seeking a more entertaining way to get a workout in.” More […]

Wild Rice seeding underway in Green Bay waters near Marinette | WLUK

A restoration project to plant wild rice in the waters of Green Bay is underway and UW-Green Bay’s Research Specialist Amy Carrozzino-Lyon (NAS) is leading the effort. As crews took to their boats Monday morning, near Red Arrow Park in Marinette, the high lake levels are impacting this year’s efforts. At a place called Seagull […]

Collaborative art, uniting past, present and future |

“Local artist and UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Professor Emeritus Jim LaMalfa spoke of an acreage he owns where 148-year-old rotted out tree stumps slowly disintegrate and serve as signatures left behind after the Great Peshtigo Fire. More pointedly, he spoke of the new trees pushing up through those enduring fragments of history, new seedlings drawing […]

Former Manitowoc band director to be honored at St. Norbert College Community Band Concert |

Mike Arendt, late professor emeritus of music at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Manitowoc Campus and founder and conductor of the Manitowoc Lakeshore Wind Ensemble and Big Band, will be honored at St. Norbert College’s Community Band Concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 11. Arendt, an alumnus of St. Norbert College, died July 16, 2019, at the […]