Category: Newsroom

Reminder: Steps to Make a Difference Walk is Saturday, April 21, 2018

Steps to Make a Difference Walk is Saturday, April 21 at the Mauthe Center. Register here. Cost is $25 adults, $15 students (age 13-17), $5 children (age 12-5), children (under 4) free. This student-led event raises money that is then donated to three local nonprofits in the Green Bay area. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. […]

Alumnus Larry Laraby wins Golden Apple

Green Bay Preble teacher Larry Laraby ’98 and ’07 (English and Master’s in Applied Leadership) almost had an entirely different story to tell. If his high school counselor had given up on him, he would never have pursued college, gone into teaching of claimed his Golden Apple Award. See more in the Green Bay Press-Gazette.

Lindstrom gets invite to Sparks camp

Superior native Jessica Lindstrom will have a shot at making a WNBA roster. And it is big news… Despite going undrafted, the former Green Bay women’s basketball forward was invited to the WNBA’s Los Angeles Sparks training camp, she tells Lindsey Pallares of ABC-TV affiliate ‏WBAY in Green Bay. Watch more. See the Lindstrom coverage […]

Hunt and his invention featured in Green Bay Press-Gazette

He’s highlighting URSCA this week, and UW-Green Bay Mathematics student Sam Hunt made the Green Bay Press-Gazette, as well, this week. “The New Zealand native continues to amaze with his winning business ideas. Last year, Hunt was a winner in the UWGB Student Business Idea Contest with a social enterprise startup offering affordable, local and organic […]

Reminder: Reservations strongly encouraged for Gypsy Trip live recording session

UW-Green Bay Music’s 2017-2018 6:30 Concert Series at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts completes its season, Thursday, April 26 with local favorite, Gypsy Trip. The band brings its eclectic blend of gypsy jazz, pop influences and original compositions back to Fort Howard Hall — with a twist! Patrons can come for a pre-show […]

Prof. Warner emphasizes strategy in donating in Press-Gazette column

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Lora H. Warner (Director, Center for Public Affairs, Public and Environmental Administration) provides insight on how to efficiently and strategically allocate donations to causes in her article “Don’t just donate your money — be strategic,” in the Green Bay Press-Gazette. In her column, she describes her Strategic Philanthropist course and the […]

Listen to startups at lunchtime Monday, April 30

On Monday, April 30, from 11a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the 1965 Room, University Union, up to 10 startups will be presenting on UW-Green Bay’s campus as part of the gBETA accelerator program’s Madison and Beloit cohorts. These Wisconsin-based early stage companies are seeking feedback, mentors, guidance, customers, partners, introductions and investors. Please attend to […]