Category: Media Coverage

‘Wowza’ for Weidner

It was a four-standing ovation/encore night at the Weidner Center last night when Mnozil Brass graced the stage. Entertainment critic at large Warren Gerds described it as “merry musical mirth.” It’s been a big and busy month for the Weidner Center with 10 shows in 10 days, two sellouts among them, and the likelihood of […]

Press-Gazette chronicles 50 UWGB performances in 50 years

“From Seinfeld to Fallon to Cash and Hootie, the University has hosted hundreds of big names.” The Green Bay Press-Gazette’s Kendra Meinert, chronicles her favorites. “Green Bay’s entertainment landscape of the past 50 years would look far different without the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay,” she writes. “Since it was founded in 1965, UWGB has hosted thousands […]

Faculty note: Kaye talks FDR’s vision for Four Freedoms on NPR

“Seventy-one years ago, Franklin Delano Roosevelt died suddenly, and the world wondered what would happen next. FDR’s death came during the crux of World War II — less than four weeks before the Germans surrendered. Without FDR’s guidance, Americans had a hard time imagining how they would confront the world. But before the war began, FDR […]