Category: News Releases

UW-Green Bay Chancellor leaving University on Sept. 30

Chancellor Gary L. Miller Accepts New Role as University of Akron President Green Bay, Wis. — After five years at the helm, UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller today announced that he is leaving his role as UW-Green Bay chancellor at the end of September to assume the role of president at the University of […]

Luis Fernandez is bearer of UW-Green Bay’s Robert and Joanne Bauer Endowed Professorship in Strings

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Green Bay, Wis. — Funding remains a constant challenge in the world of classical music. But thanks to the Robert and Joanne Bauer Endowed Professorship in Strings, music performance and education are rising to a crescendo with the addition of Luis Fernandez as assistant professor for Strings and Music Education. While Fernandez has performed with symphonies […]

Sgt. Dave Jones Takes Over as UW-Green Bay’s Chief of Police

Green Bay, Wis. — Sgt. Dave Jones, the emergency manager and investigative supervisor for UW-Green Bay Public Safety, has been named UW-Green Bay’s Chief of Police, replacing Tom Kujawa who retired in April 2019. Lieutenant Jeff Gross has served in the role of interim chief since Kujawa’s retirement. Jones, a veteran of the United States Air […]

The show must go on! Theatre on the Bay’s ‘Mamma Mia!’ cast and crew continued performing during blackout

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Marinette, Wis.—Opening nights are always exciting but the July 19, 2019 performance of “Mamma Mia!” at Theatre on the Bay (UW-Green Bay’s Marinette Campus) really proved that anything can happen during live theatre. During the show’s finale (a reprise of three earlier numbers) the power went out leaving the company in the dark. Without missing […]

Tickets are moving fast for Theatre on the Bay’s Musical Comedy ‘Mamma Mia!’

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  On the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus, July 19-21 and 26-28 Marinette, Wis. — Tickets are hot for Theatre’s on the Bay’s summer sensation “Mamma Mia!” July 19-21 and 26-28, on the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Marinette Campus. UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus students and community members have been busy rehearsing for the jukebox musical based on […]

New Master of Science in Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology approved by Regents

American Psychological Association describes it as ‘hot’ career Green Bay, Wis. — From world-class athletes to “weekend warriors,” across every area of recreation and fitness, performers are increasingly looking to sport psychologists to get them one step closer to their personal bests. Now, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will help prepare these dedicated athletes and […]

WiSys names UW-Green Bay’s Prof. Md Maruf Hossain 2019 Innovator of the Year

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Green Bay, Wis. — For exemplary contributions to Wisconsin innovation, UW-Green Bay’s Md Maruf Hossain will receive the 2019 Carl E. Gulbrandsen Innovator of the Year Award. The honor will be presented to Hossain at WSTS, a UW System-focused research and innovation symposium, that will be held at UW-Stout, July 22-23. “Dr. Maruf Hossain is a worthy recipient of this […]

Wisconsin Public Service Foundation Endows $200,000 Engineering Professorship

Green Bay, Wis. — As its inaugural mechanical engineering students prepare to begin class this fall, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and the Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) Foundation are announcing the creation of a $200,000 endowed professorship fund as part of the foundation’s $1 million gift to the collaborative Phoenix Innovation Park project. The fund will […]

SBDC’s Dave Stauffacher receives 2019 State Star award

Green Bay, Wis. — UW-Green Bay Outreach Specialist (Cofrin School of Business) Dave Stauffacher, a business counselor for the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) was named the  2019 State Star Award winner for the State of Wisconsin. In April, Stauffacher celebrated his third anniversary with UW-Green Bay’s SBDC. Stauffacher is a senior business consultant serving […]

UW System President Ray Cross and UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller join to discuss critical capital needs

Green Bay, Wis. — University of Wisconsin President Ray Cross, UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary L. Miller and Dean of UW-Green Bay’s College of Science, Engineering and Technology, John Katers, are urging public support for capital improvements of instructional spaces across the UW System, including an Electrical Engineering Technology Laboratory renovation at UW-Green Bay. Cross spent time […]