Category: News

Happy Phoenix Friday Eve

It’s almost another Phoenix Friday and there are so many ways to show your campus pride… -Check out the outerwear sale at The Phoenix Bookstore — 20% off jackets, hats, mittens and gloves. Time to ready for the cooler weather! -Attend a home Green Bay athletics event — Volleyball hosts its annual Dig Pink Game […]

Reminder: Catalan Independence Movement discussion, Oct. 17

UW-Green Bay Global Studies invites you to its second conversation about important political events unfolding this fall. The discussion about Catalan Independence Movement will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in Phoenix Room C of the University Union. On Oct. 1, the Catalan government was scheduled to hold Independence Referendum, a development […]

Phoenix fan, wife of ‘Zeke’ Backes, passes

UW-Green Bay was notified that Mary Lou Backes passed away recently. Visitation and funeral services are Friday. Mary Lou is the wife of Cyril (Zeke) Backes, who had a lengthy career with UW-Green Bay as its business manager. They were enthusiastic supporters of UW-Green Bay, and especially Phoenix athletics. See more in the obituary.

Concurrent ETF presentations and Health Vendor Fair – Tuesday, Oct. 17

A representative from the Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF) will be on campus on Tuesday, Oct. 17, Room 103 of the University Union, to present information to the campus community regarding changes to the State Group Health Program. ETF will talk through the timing of the decisions in a typical year, why this year was […]

Discussion: Creating an Inclusive Campus Community

The landscape of higher education and UW-Green Bay is ever-changing and diversity and inclusion efforts are critical to student success. Please join Eric Arneson, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Campus Climate, as he leads a discussion on the current campus climate and examines everybody’s role in creating an inclusive campus community where all students, faculty, and staff […]

Big news: UW-System President recommends realignment

The UW-Green Bay office of the Chancellor sent the following message to faculty, staff, students and trustees on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017. “I attach a letter from UW-System President Ray Cross announcing his intention to recommend to the Board of Regents a significant realignment of UW Extension and the UW Colleges. Under the proposal, UW-Sheboygan, […]

UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series continues with ‘Tributo a Ginastera’ Oct.18

‘Tributo a Ginastera,’ the second installment of the 6:30 Concert Series, will feature pianist Jovanni-Rey Verceles de Pedro. This free performance will take place Wednesday, Oct. 18 at 6:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. Filipino-American pianist Jovanni-Rey Verceles de Pedro has developed an international reputation as a soloist, collaborator, pedagogue, speaker, entrepreneur […]

Evening in photos: Alumni Awards and Recognition

In an emotional, honoring evening, amidst a full house on the Weidner Center stage, six UW-Green Bay alumni were recognized for their outstanding achievement at the Alumni Awards and Recognition Dinner, Oct. 5, 2017. Those honored for distinguished achievements were Stacey Nellen-Kolze ’98 (Technical Theatre), owner of Nell’s Wigs and Boutique; Marty (Martha) Stanley ’77 […]