In the news last week, University of Wisconsin System regents approved of raising graduate tuition at nine schools and out-of-state undergraduate tuition at six schools. “Graduate programing is our faster growing area on campus, with annual enrollment increases of around 20% over the last several years,” said Matthew Dornbush, UW-Green Bay’s director of graduate studies […]
Erin Giese, senior research specialist for the UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin Center for Biodiversity, acts as the co-founder for Project SOAR, a program that aims to save snowy owls and other raptors that are on airport property and relocates the birds to a safer place. Since January 2018, the program has helped rescue several owls at the Austin Straubel airport in […]
The UW-Green Bay Arboretum will be part of the 24-hour Give BIG Green Bay event. The community-wide giving day, hosted by the Green Bay Packers Foundation and the Greater Green Bay Community Foundation, supports 40 organizations that serve the community representing different sectors. From noon on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019 through noon on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, you […]
Lisa Cruz, owner of the Appleton-based Red Shoes PR, will be coming to UW-Green Bay on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 as the featured speaker for the “Strong Women, Strong Coffee” networking event, which will take place in the 1965 Room in the University Union, Green Bay Campus, from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Fox Valley […]
Congratulations to the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus men’s basketball team. A recent victory over UW-Milwaukee at Washington County, has earned the team a share of the Wisconsin Collegiate Conference (WCC) Eastern Division title. Read the full story.
UW-Green Bay Prof. Michael Draney (Natural and Applied Sciences) was featured in a story that discusses winter weather and the possible consequences that the extreme temperatures can have on insects. “With insects, it’s all about whether they freeze or not. If the insect freezes, it’s pretty much over,” Prof. Michael Draney says in the article. Read […]
William Shatner, best known as Captain James Kirk of the Starship Enterprise will be at the Weidner Center, April 4 at 7:30 p.m. for a showing of “Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan” and a Q&A session to follow. Shatner will share some of his stories from playing the original Captain Kirk in the […]
UW-Green Bay alumnus Bradley Calder ’14 (Environmental Policy & Planning and Public Administration) has recently been hired as the new clerk for the Village of Union Grove. Calder served as clerk for the Village of Big Bend in Waukesha County since July 2016, and also held the position of treasurer there since March 2017. Read more.
UW-Green Bay alumni Kayla Viste ’13 (Public Administration) and Mike Hastreiter ’13 and ’17 (Economics and Masters of Environmental Science & Policy) are the new owners of Karvana Coffehouse in Green Bay. The new owners plan to run Karvana full time. Both have management and food service backgrounds. Read the full story.
UW-Green Bay alumnus Dan Cross ’83 (Communication and the Ats) has his work on display at the Lobby Gallery Winter Exhibit at the Door County Community Foundation. Learn more.