Category: News

Rector-Hong Piano Duo Recital on Monday, Dec. 12

A program of transcriptions explores an eclectic variety of styles, some in the holiday spirit! Highlights include an arrangement of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite for two pianos, Percy Grainger’s Fantasy on Theme from Porgy and Bess (Gershwin) and a preview of music from UWGB composition professor Michelle McQuade Dewhirst’s new original score to the film Metropolis. […]

Cupit, Phuture Phoenix, Weidner receive gifts from Packers Foundation

Prof. Illene Cupit’s (Human Development) Camp Lloyd, Weidner Center Presents and the Phuture Phoenix program, all received funding from the Green Bay Packers Foundation this week. Cupit and student Kirsten Wideman attended the event and Cupit reports, “unfortunately Aaron Rodgers did not sit at her table, but she and Wideman were in the company of […]

Packers Support Phuture Phoenix Program

UW-Green Bay’s Phuture Phoenix program was the recipient of a $2,000 grant from the Green Bay Packers Foundation at an awards ceremony at the Packers Atrium on Tuesday. The grant was awarded to support the Phuture Phoenix Eighth-Grade Campus Visit taking place on Thursday, April 13, 2017.  Eighth-grade students from Edison Middle School will meet at […]

Encourage students for apply for Sager Scholarship

Among the many opportunities for student learning and support beyond the classroom, the Sager Scholarship recognizes outstanding writing by a science undergraduate at UW-Green Bay. This annual award, made possible by the generosity of retired professors Paul and Thea Sager, provides a $1000 scholarship for a student with at least a 3.0 GPA who is […]

Humanistic Studies receives grant to see immigration through a different lens

UW-Green Bay’s Humanistic Studies Program received a grant from the Wisconsin Humanities Council for a project: Displacement and Immigration: Through a Different Lens. The funding will be used to help middle school students and their families gain a deeper understanding about global displacement of people as well as local immigration. In partnership with the Neville […]

Reminder: Encourage ‘unity’ submissions to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.

The 22nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration Committee invites submissions to its annual poster, essay and poetry competition. The celebration will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, in the Student Center of Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, at which winners will be announced. The contest is open to […]

Junior volleyball player DeWeese receives regional honor

Thanks to a strong record-breaking junior campaign, Green Bay volleyball junior Lydia DeWeese has been named American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) North All-Region Honorable Mention. DeWeese is the first Phoenix volleyball player to earn AVCA honors since Brittany Groth in 2012 and is just the third player ever to receive the recognition, joining Janelle Tomlinson […]