Category: News

Green Bay volleyball’s fourth consecutive season of academic excellence

Just like Green Bay women’s basketball, the Phoenix volleyball team was, once again, recognized for its academic excellence. For the fourth season in a row, the team earned the American Volleyball Coaches’ Association’s (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the 2017-2018 season. The team’s GPA totaled up to 3.48, with 7 students on the Horizon League […]

Rusty patched bumble bees a matter of concern to scientists

The rusty patched bumble bee population has declined dramatically over the years, but there’s an effort to turn the numbers around. Keith White Prairie is a place on UW-Green Bay campus, where bumble bees swarm flowers known as bee balm. There are around 20 bee species that are native to the state of Wisconsin, but […]

CEO meet and greet at Marinette and Sheboygan campuses are this week

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller, members of the campus leadership team and CEOs from Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan campuses are meeting with business and regional leaders. The “Meet and Greets” begin this week with visits to  Marinette and Sheboygan, Wednesday and Thursday, August 8-9, respectively. The visits conclude at Manitowoc on Monday, August 20. […]

UW-Green Bay student determined to make ice fishing safer

UW-Green Bay senior Clare Bestul (Business Administration) was one of the nine young entrepreneurs selected to pitch their ideas at Light Up the Lakeshore business idea contest in Two Rivers on August 2, 2018. Bestul’s idea, a device that helps detect ice thickness and lake depth for ice fishers, didn’t win the contest. However, Bestul […]

Incoming Sheboygan campus freshman in career spotlight

Peter Gross, an incoming Sheboygan campus freshman and Oostburg High School alumnus, started working for Kohler during his senior year in high school helping create new materials from industrial waste. His apprenticeship with Kohler’s Kitchen Product Engineering Team gave him hands-on experience for his future career, as he plans to pursue an electrical or mechanical […]

UW-Green Bay students and faculty contribute to latest Voyageur issue

The Summer/Fall 2018 issue of Voyageur: Northeast Wisconsin’s Historical Review is now available. The magazine is published by the Brown County Historical Society in close collaboration with UW-Green Bay. Associate Prof. David Voelker (Humanities and History) is the editor-in-chief and served as the current issue’s editor. Professor Toni Damkoehler (Design Arts) was the art director […]