Category: Media Coverage

Incoming UW-Green Bay student awarded a scholarship from Fox Valley Community Foundation

Samuel Langenfeld attended Wisconsin Connections Academy for seven years and graduated in June. Based on his scholastic achievements and proven leadership skills, Langenfeld was awarded a scholarship by the Fox Valley Community Foundation, founded in 1952. This fall Langenfeld will attend UW-Green Bay to pursue a degree in Environmental Design. Congratulations! Read the full story […]

WEDC CEO Mark Hogan says Foxconn, TitletownTech will attract young talent

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation CEO Mark Hogan feels good about Wisconsin’s technological development. In addition to Foxconn partnerships, Hogan acknowledges more opportunities in the region, such as TitletownTech, a partnership between Microsoft, the Packers and UW-Green Bay. “What the Packers and Microsoft are doing at Titletown, what’s happening in Milwaukee and Madison, is changing the culture,” […]

Katie Koerper is the newest addition to Green Bay volleyball

Katie Koerper, a 2018 St. Croix Central graduate, is the newest walk-on addition to Green Bay’s volleyball team. “Once I went on my visit, I decided it was where I wanted to go,” she says about UW-Green Bay. Koerper says that playing Division I volleyball has been her dream for a long time. Read the […]

University Archives helps uncover how Door County’s Brussels got its name

Ever wondered how Brussels in Southern Door County got its name? It has a lot to do with crop shortages in Belgium, which sparked the emigration of Belgians to a new land called Wisconsin. A file unearthed in UW-Green Bay’s Cofrin Library described a report by Ministère de la Région Wallonne, stating that even though […]

Alumnus Kober says UW-Green Bay made big impact

If elected lieutenant governor, Democrat and Kurt Kober ’01 (Business Administration)  pledges to make public education his number one priority. In his TV advertisement, Kober discusses the importance of education in his life, and asks his viewers to guess which public education experience (including UW-Green Bay) made the greatest impact in his life. The answer of course, […]

UW-Green Bay student music ambassador in Europe

Kaylin Nickels, a UW-Green Bay student and choir member, served as an Ambassador of Music in Europe from June 27 to July 12. All ambassadors were chosen based on nominations by their schools’ music departments. The ambassadors traveled all over the continent; the trip covered England, France, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Austria, Italy and Germany. The trip consisted […]