Category: Press Releases

UW-Green Bay’s Gillespie Named Athletic Director at Hartford University

Green Bay, Wis. – University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller confirmed today that Director of Athletics Mary Ellen Gillespie has accepted the athletic director role at Hartford University in West Hartford, Connecticut and will be leaving her role with Green Bay Athletics. Her new contract begins July 10, 2017. “Mary Ellen significantly elevated […]

UW-Green Bay’s First Engineering Technology Graduates Among 947 to Receive UW-Green Bay Degrees, May 13

Class of 2017 also Sets Records for Academic Honors, Master’s Degrees Awarded Green Bay, Wis. – Dessi Koss is doing more than graduating from college on Saturday. She is also making history. Koss, the first student to enroll in the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s new program in Engineering Technology in 2015, will also be the […]

UW-Green Bay Summer Camps back for 59th summer

Camps include a no-cost Gen-Cyber Camp for students in grades 7-9 GREEN BAY – In just over a month, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s campus will once again be taken over by approximately 1,000 middle and high school students. The 2017 summer camp season marks the 59th year that UW-Green Bay has offered summer youth […]

UW-Green Bay Heirloom Vegetable Plant Sale, May 13

Eggplants, tomatillos, cucumbers, kohlrabi, basil and 35 varieties of flowers GREEN BAY – On your mark, get set, let’s garden! Organizers are busy growing thousands of plants in the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Lab Sciences Greenhouse to be ready in time for the annual Heirloom Vegetable Plant Sale. Proceeds benefit student research opportunities and activities […]

UW-Green Bay selects Curative Connections as $10,000 grant recipient

Curative Connections selected as $10,000 grant recipient GREEN BAY – Over the past five years, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Strategic Philanthropy class has awarded $55,000 to local organizations dedicated to an important need in the Brown County area. Each year, these funds are made possible by a grant from the Learning by Giving Foundation […]

Florida International University Leader Named New Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs and Campus Climate at UW-Green Bay

Leader from Fourth-Largest U.S. University to Lead Efforts to Create Inclusive, Vibrant Campus Green Bay, Wis. — Eric E. Arneson, Ed.D., current Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs at Florida International University, has been named Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs and Campus Climate at the University of Wisconsin–Green Bay. UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller announced the […]

UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance presents ‘I Never Saw Another Butterfly’, May 3

GREEN BAY –University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Theatre and Dance completes its season with a one-night performance of Celeste Respanti’s “I Never Saw Another Butterfly” at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 3 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. “I Never Saw Another Butterfly” is a book and play based on […]

UW-Green Bay announces Roy and Charlotte Lukes Research Award

UW-Green Bay announces Roy and Charlotte Lukes Research Award GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Cofrin Center for Biodiversity has announced the establishment of the Roy and Charlotte Lukes Research Award, commemorating the important contributions to conservation and environmental education by Roy and Charlotte Lukes, two of Wisconsin’s most influential and beloved naturalists. […]

Juniors from 11 Northeast Wisconsin schools gather for regional leadership development, April 25

UW-Green Bay and Youth Frontiers partner to build next generation of leaders Green Bay, Wis. — Juniors from 11 area schools (list of schools below) will join together for a leadership conference designed to inspire student leaders to step up to address important issues like bullying and disrespect in their schools and personal lives. The […]

UW-Green Bay to host first-ever GenCyber student camp in Wisconsin

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host the first-ever GenCyber student camp in the state of Wisconsin — July 31 to August 4, 2017. The camp will immerse a diverse group of up to 100 students in an intensive, one-week cybersecurity educational camp experience. The no-cost camp targets Northeast Wisconsin students in grades […]