Category: News

UW-Green Bay alumnus Hempton fighting for America’s first ‘Quiet Park’

Gordon Hempton '76 (Population Dynamics)

Gordon Hempton ’76 (Population Dynamics) is the founder of a research project attempting to preserve the quietest place in the United States. “A research project believes it has found the quietest spot in the USA at Washington’s Olympic National Park and is now fighting to preserve it — and similar spots around the country — […]

Stroll with the retirees

The UW-Green Bay Retiree Association sponsored its eighth annual Cofrin Memorial Arboretum walk on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Associate Prof. Dan Meinhardt (Biology), curator of the Richter Museum, led the walk which began at the Nicolet Entrance of the University.  The participants enjoyed the beautiful day while identifying spring plants and wildlife. See the photos.

Student-athletes achieve outstanding department-wide GPA

Sports aren’t the only thing UW-Green Bay student-athletes are great at. As spring semester ends, Green Bay athletics is celebrating its 37th-straight semester above 3.0 GPA. Combined, the department-wide GPA for spring 2018 was 3.38, contributing to Green Bay’s streak of seven semesters above 3.3 GPA. Read the full story on Green Bay Phoenix website.

UW-Manitowoc Prof. Emeritus Sontag has eyes like a hawk

UW-Manitowoc Prof. Emeritus Chuck Sontag (Biology) has kept an eagle eye on the birds along the Lake Michigan lakeshore. Sontag began birding more than 50 years ago, and has spotted more than 300 species since. His work has inspired bird-watchers from all over the country, and thus Lake Michigan has become a popular destination for birders. […]

Congratulations to promoted faculty at UW-Green Bay and UW Colleges

The following UW-Green Bay faculty members’ promotions received approval by the Board of Regents on Friday, June 8, 2018. Congratulations to all! Name, title and promotions: Bryan Carr, Associate, tenured Ryan Currier, Associate, tenured David Helpap, Associate, tenured Pao Lor, Professor, full Michelle McQuade Dewhirst, Professor, full Rebecca Nesvet, Associate, tenured Sawa Senzaki, Associate, tenured […]

This week’s veggie sale

Get your veggies from the campus hoop house and outdoor veggie gardens. All the produce is locally grown and pesticide free, with proceeds go directly toward supporting your campus gardens! AVAILABLE: Swiss chard –  $4/bag (swiss chard has a milder taste than spinach and can be used mixed in salads or cooked in stir fry or any recipe that […]

Bartell leaving for University of Toledo position

Denise Bartell, UW-Green Bay’s director of student success and engagement has been named The University of Toledo’s associate vice provost for student success. Bartell will begin her new job Aug. 1. The associate vice provost for student success is responsible for providing leadership in the implementation of strategic initiatives related to retention and the undergraduate […]

UW-Green Bay team attends NCORE conference

Eric Arneson, vice chancellor for student affairs and campus climate) and Susan Gallagher-Lepak, dean of the College of Health, Education and Social Work (CHESW) led a dynamic team of UW-Green Bay faculty and staff to the National Conference on Race and Ethnicity (NCORE) in New Orleans May 29 to June 2, 2018. This national conference is […]