Category: Press Releases

Cofrin Library to cut ribbon on new collaborative space

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‘Breakthrough® Studio’ grand opening is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26 Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is celebrating a new collaborative space in its award-winning David A. Cofrin Library. A ribbon-cutting for “Breakthrough® Studio,” sponsored by Breakthrough® Fuel, is planned for 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26 on the Cofrin Library’s […]

UW-Green Bay Hosts Global Game Jam 2017

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host Global Game Jam 2017, Friday through Sunday, January 20-22, at the Mauthe Center, adjacent to the UW-Green Bay campus. The event is an around-the-world concurrent “game jam” where teams form on the day of the event and participants code new video games in a 48-hour period culminating in […]

UW-Green Bay to screen ‘sci-fi’ Metropolis with world premiere film score

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One-Night performance is scheduled for Friday, Apr. 28, Weidner Center Green Bay, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Music will present a screening of the 1927 “sci-fi” film Metropolis along with a live performance of a world premiere film score by the UW-Green Bay Chorale, Wind Ensemble and Studio Orchestra. The one-night performance is scheduled […]

UW-Green Bay Hosts Global Game Jam 2017

Mauthe Center is host site for ‘around-the-world’ concurrent video-game making event GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host Global Game Jam 2017, Friday through Sunday, January 20-22, at the Mauthe Center, adjacent to the UW-Green Bay campus. The event is an around-the-world concurrent “game jam” where teams form on the day of […]

UW-Green Bay helps others see immigration through a different lens

Programming begins in February for middle-schoolers, public Green Bay, Wis. — The world is witnessing the highest levels of displacement on record, according to the United Nations High Commission on Refugees. More than 33,000 people are forced to flee their homes daily and more than 65 million forcibly were displaced people worldwide. This displacement is concerning […]

UW-Green Bay students provide income tax assistance

Free service beings Tuesday, Jan. 3 in downtown Green Bay locations GREEN BAY – University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students are once again providing free income tax assistance for low-income individuals and families, the elderly and students through the Internal Revenue Service’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Return preparation begins Tuesday, January 31 and will […]

UW-Green Bay receives ‘100,000 Strong in the Americas’ Innovation Fund Award

Coca-Cola Foundation Funds Partnerships in Environmental Sciences GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay was one of eight institutions of higher education (and their partners) to be recognized with a “100,000 Strong in the Americas” Innovation Fund Award and $25,000 in grant funding. The White House, U.S. Department of State, Partners of the Americas, […]

More than 400 to graduate from UW-Green Bay on Saturday, December 17

Mid-Year Commencement Infuses Needed Talent into Regional Workforce Green Bay, Wis. – Years of pulling all-nighters, loading up on caffeinated beverages and working diligently to complete group projects will end with the moving of a tassel this weekend for the 434 seniors graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. But the mid-year ritual also brings […]

UW-Green Bay and CAVU Flight Academy offer aviation training

Registration now open for course beginning in February GREEN BAY — Students ages 16 and older can discover the realm of flight and aerodynamics with “Aviation and Aerodynamics for Private and Sport Pilots,” a UW-Green Bay Education Outreach offering. This course will meet each Monday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. beginning February 13, 2017 […]

UW-Green Bay, St. Norbert, host Kwanzaa Celebration

‘Kuumba: Creativity’ features dinner, speakers and African dancing, Dec. 3 GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, in partnership with St. Norbert College, will host its annual community Kwanzaa Celebration, at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016 in the Phoenix Rooms, University Union, on the UW-Green Bay campus. The event theme is “Kuumba: Creativity.” […]