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UW-Green Bay to dedicate Time Capsule on Sept. 7 Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will conclude its 50th Anniversary celebration and offer commentary on a vision for its future with dedication of a new time capsule at noon, Wednesday, September 7. The dedication and program will be held on the plaza level […]

Students flock to campus

UW‑Green Bay sees double digit increase in new freshmen Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will welcome 859 students in its new freshman class this week — a 10 percent increase over last year’s freshman enrollment figure. The effort reflects both strong demand and increased efforts in recruitment. At UW‑Green Bay, classes […]

Area Colleges Team Up to Take on Nursing Shortage

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and NWTC Launch NURSE 1-2-1 Degree Program Green Bay, Wis. — With states like Wisconsin facing a shortage in qualified nurses to serve patients, leaders at two colleges in Northeast Wisconsin are tackling the issue with a sense of community urgency and student affordability in mind, developing an inventive new nursing education […]

UW-Green Bay Announces 2016 Distinguished and Outstanding Alumni

Green Bay, Wis—The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is planning an evening of celebration, recognizing the accomplishments of its alumni. This year’s Alumni Awards and Recognition Dinner begins at 5 p.m., October 4 at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Those honored for their Distinguished Achievements will be Mark C. Fralick ’82, Glen G. Tilot ’81 and […]

‘Romeo’ and company returns to Green Bay; tickets now on sale

Searching for Romeo

Green Bay, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Prof. Brian Sutton’s Searching for Romeo, winner of the 2014 Stage Rights/New York Musical Theatre Festival Publishing Award, will be a featured musical performance at UW‑Green Bay this year. Performances are Thursday through Saturday, November 17-19. All shows will play at the University Theatre, UW‑Green Bay. The romantic comedy features […]

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary Miller Releases Statement on Upcoming Biennial Budget Discussion

Green Bay, WI – University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Chancellor Gary Miller issued the following statement today regarding the 2017-2019 Biennial Budget: “In the coming months state policy makers will develop and approve the 2017-2019 Wisconsin Biennial Budget. I believe strongly that the future of the Wisconsin economy depends on renewed and smart investments in the state’s […]

Heaser, Depas named Development Directors at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Green Bay, Wis. — Tracy Heaser and Jacob Depas begin their appointments as development directors at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, beginning immediately. UW‑Green Bay’s Vice Chancellor for University Advancement Lance Cavanaugh made the announcement recently. Both Heaser and Depas are UW‑Green Bay alumni. The pair will meet with alumni, business leaders and other to further engage them […]

Former Naval Postgraduate School Provost to Lead Cofrin School of Business at UW-Green Bay

Green Bay, Wis. — Douglas A. Hensler, Ph.D., former Provost of the Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, has been named Dean of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Austin E. Cofrin School of Business. Chancellor Gary L. Miller announced the appointment today. “I am delighted and extremely excited about the extensive academic and leadership achievements that Dr. […]

Furlong named Dean of UW-Green Bay’s College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Green Bay, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller today announced the appointment and expanded role of Scott Furlong, recently named Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. Furlong assumes the new role after serving as the Dean of UW‑Green Bay’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences for almost a decade. […]

Gallagher-Lepak Named Dean of UW-Green Bay’s New College of Health, Education and Social Welfare

University Announces Second Dean of New Four-College Model Green Bay, Wis — University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller today announced the appointment of Professor Susan Gallagher-Lepak, Ph. D., to the position of founding Dean of UW‑Green Bay’s College of Health, Education and Social Welfare. Gallagher-Lepak is the second dean to be appointed in the University’s […]