For new UW-Green Bay alumna Jennifer Ulrich, crossing the stage during spring commencement ceremonies was doubly meaningful. There was the achievement of earning her degree in Psychology, something for which she’d worked long and hard. Then there was the way she physically accepted her diploma, standing — and walking — her way across the Kress [...]
Graduating seniors Lydia Bauer, Adrian Ritchie, Stephanie Sension and Sarah Eichler are used to earning ovations at the Kress Events Center. The Phoenix basketball standouts (posing above with friend, team manager and ceremony volunteer Nellie Schafer just prior to commencement on May 18) earned individual applause when they crossed the stage to receive their diplomas. [...]
About 650 students crossed the stage at the Kress Events Center Saturday (May 18) to receive their diplomas at UW-Green Bay’s 44th spring commencement. It was a ceremony to remember, in pictures.
Steve Dhein of Green Bay was presented the Chancellor’s Award, UW-Green Bay’s highest community honor, at spring commencement May 18 on campus. Dhein accepted the award from Chancellor Tom Harden in front of an audience of about 5,000 at the Kress Events Center.
Among those receiving master’s degrees at UW-Green Bay spring commencement Saturday was Robert Emmitt Davis. In a previous life he was better known as No. 60, long snapper and special teams star “Rob” Davis, who played 11 seasons with the Green Bay Packers including Super Bowl XXXII and retired in 2008. Davis earned a bachelor’s [...]
Award-winning alumna Ma Manee Moua shared practical advice with about 650 graduating seniors and a crowd of nearly 5,000 at UW-Green Bay’s spring commencement May 18 at the Kress Events Center. With today’s challenging job market, she told the graduates, they’ll need all the confidence, determination and skills they can muster.
Sherry Benson of Marinette, who received her bachelor’s degree in Social Work with summa cum laude (highest) honors, was the graduating class speaker for spring commencement Saturday, May 18 at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.
Regent José F. Vásquez of Wauwatosa delivered remarks on behalf of the UW System Board of Regents to open the 44th annual spring commencement at UW-Green Bay. He thanked the grads for choosing a Wisconsin public university and in particular UW-Green Bay.
We probably all know someone who is graduating Saturday when May 2013 commencement takes place at the Kress Events Center at 11:30 a.m. You can scan the full list of graduates, by majors and hometowns, in our news release.