Category: Press Releases

UW-Green Bay receives $105,000 grant to help students overcome financial emergencies

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First-time funds from the DASH Emergency Grant program considered critical for student retention GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is one of 32 colleges (one of four UW System schools) in the United States to receive funding to help low-income students who encounter financial emergencies while attending college. The grant comes from the […]

Scientists and experts meet to address critical questions regarding health of Green Bay and its restoration

UW-Green Bay hosts CIGLR Summit, July 18-20, 2017 GREEN BAY, Wis. — Although Green Bay contains only a small fraction — 1.4% — of the water in Lake Michigan, it is burdened with a third of the nutrients that enter the lake and degrade water quality. The resulting algae blooms and low oxygen “dead zones” […]

Openings remain in free GenCyber Camp at UW-Green Bay

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One-week camp begins July 31 GREEN BAY – Openings remain in a free camp for students in grades 7 through 9 who are interested in Cyber Security. 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 up […]

UW-Green Bay’s Weidner Center shares 2017-18 season

More than 50 Broadway musicals, beloved children’s performances, comedic icons and more take to the Weidner Center stage for 2017-2018 Performing Arts Season Green Bay, WI–A (PAW) patrol, a princess and some boys from the Jersey Shore will all grace the Weidner Center for the Performing Art’s stage during the 2017-2018 season. And that’s just […]

Voting open until noon Thursday to name Peregrine falcons

UW-Green Bay opens voting to public for Peregrine falcon naming GREEN BAY – It’s time to name those Peregrine falcons! The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is celebrating its first successful hatching of Peregrine falcons on campus. The four males Peregrines (listed on Wisconsin’s endangered list) hatched in May on the Cofrin Library. Nearly 130 nominations […]

Charles Rybak named interim Dean at UW-Green Bay

Rybak replaces longtime UW-Green Bay faculty member Scott Furlong as Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences GREEN BAY – University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Provost Greg Davis announced the appointment on June 19, 2017 of Charles (Chuck) A. Rybak as interim Dean of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s College of Arts, Humanities […]

Voting open until noon Thursday to name Peregrine falcons

UW-Green Bay opens voting to public for Peregrine falcon naming GREEN BAY – It’s time to name those Peregrine falcons! The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is celebrating its first successful hatching of Peregrine falcons on campus. The four males Peregrines (listed on Wisconsin’s endangered list) hatched in May on the Cofrin Library. Nearly 130 nominations […]

Public encouraged to name falcons before they fly the coop

Once endangered, the four Peregrines are the University’s first-ever successful nesting GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is asking for help from the public to name four male eyeasses (baby falcons) hatched in May on top of the University’s eight-story Cofrin Library. More than 75 submissions have been received since June 14. Ideas […]

UW-Green Bay announces Spring 2017 graduates

GREEN BAY – 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 first to graduate in the Mechanical Engineering Technology track, paving the way for […]