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Revise the room update 83% of goal reached

‘Give a Kid a Chair’ campaign sees success, only $1,000 short of goal The “Give a Kid a Chair” push to complete the “Revise the Room” campaign has seen some early success, but with less than a week remaining your help is still needed! Supporters may make their donations online via UW-Green Bay Foundation’s secure […]

Photo gallery: UW-Green Bay 2016 Fall Convocation

Steve Meyer at Convocation

The annual Fall Convocation for UW-Green Bay faculty and staff was held Wednesday, August 24. The event highlighted the new four-college model with introductions of the new deans; introductions of more than 70 new faculty and staff, dedication of the 50th Anniversary Mural with remarks from artist Beau Thomas, presentation of inclusivity and equity certificates, […]

UW-Green Bay dedicates 50th Anniversary Mural

Beau Thomas

When UW-Green Bay’s 50th Anniversary planning committee began to make plans for its yearlong 50th Anniversary celebration in 2015-16, an art component was a priority. On Wednesday, August 24, the campus presented the piece in a big way — with dedication of a 12′ by 13′ mural on the exterior of the Studio Arts Building […]

Phoenix Friday – 20% off almost everything

Tomorrow (August 26) is the final Phoenix Friday of the summer. All clothing, gifts and even school supplies are 20 percent off. Check out the great supply of UWGB notebooks, binders and folders-perfect for spreading Phoenix fever to our local elementary and high schools. Also on Phoenix Friday (and into the weekend), you can catch Phoenix […]

Great Books discussion begins Sept. 13

Humanistic Studies is pleased to announce the line-up of its Great Books discussions for Fall 2016. The series is a collaboration between UW-Green Bay and the Brown County Library. All discussions are free and open to the public and held at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room of the downtown branch of the library. It begins Sept. […]

UW-Green Bay recognizes excellence in awarding of Founders Awards

Founders Award Winners 2016

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has recognized its top faculty and staff members with 2016 Founders Awards for Excellence. The awards were presented before an audience of more than 400 in attendance at the Phoenix Room of the University Union. Made possible by private philanthropic support, the awards program has been an annual fixture at […]

Reminder: Local services for Robert (Bob) Schaefer

Mentioned last week was the passing of Robert (Bob) Schaefer in Cocoa Beach, Florida. His life will be celebrated at 11 a.m., with visitation starting at 9 a.m., this Saturday, August 27, at Resurrection Catholic Parish, 333 Hilltop Drive, Green Bay. Bob served as president of University Village Housing (UVHI) at UW‑Green Bay. He was a […]

Reminder: Dealing with Disruptions

Save the date for the “Dealing with Disruptions” presentation, 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 28, or 10 a.m. to noon, Oct. 6, in the Christie Theater. Have you ever been seriously concerned for a student, co-worker, friend or family member? Unclear on a course of action? Have you thought of your personal safety and those around […]