Category: Media Coverage

Faculty note: Prof. Draney on Wisconsin Public Radio

It’s high-spider season in Wisconsin. Two venomous Northern Black Widow spiders have been found for the first time in Brown County. WPR Central Time talks with spider expert UW-Green Bay Prof. Professor Mike Draney about how prevalent these dangerous types of spiders are in Wisconsin (spoiler alert: they aren’t very likely to be found here). […]

Fox 11 features GenCyber, alumnus Williquette

Joel Williquette ’12 ’15 (Interdisciplinary Studies, Masters of Management), Vice President/CIO of Capital Credit Union and an instructor at UW-Green Bay’s GenCyber Camp, says there is a huge shortfall of cyber security professionals in the nation. The program hopes to be part of that solution. “After universities have created new programs, we now have a […]

Insight publications talk baby boomer exodus and solutions (including engineering)

Insight publications says higher education is part of the solution for the expected baby boomer- exodus in the workplace. Jim Golembeski, executive director of the Bay Area Workforce Development Board, says for decades, business and education engaged in little dialog… “Now, because of the baby boomers exiting and smaller cohorts entering the workforce, businesses are […]

Alumnus Cornelius presents on Iroquoian culture

UW-Green Bay alumnus Randy Cornelius (Psychology) presented “Iroquoian Culture and Contemporary History,” July 24, at the Waupaca Area Public Library. Cornelius offered a historical perspective of the atrocities and federal policies that Native Americans endured in their attempts to maintain their identity. Cornelius has been working with the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin for 30 years, […]

Brass Differential’s tuba, er, sousaphone steals the show

“These guys are blowing their faces off. It takes a lot of work,” said guitarist/vocalist Shawn Connelly, who, along with drummer Steve Seitz and newly added keyboard player Brian Gruselle, are the only members of the band who don’t play a horn. “I call Kelly the hardest-blowing man in this band, because he is. He’s […]

News of Snapchat success is making its way through media

In the cover story of today’s Green Bay Press-Gazette is UW-Green Bay’s success with Snapchat, a mobile app and social forum that is popular among teens and young adults. UW-Green Bay uses the app to tell prospective students they have been accepted, and most recently, posted a highly successful Snap video tour of UW-Green Bay. […]