Category: Press Releases

UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series returns for fifth year

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Line-up includes previous favorites and a season-ending live recording session GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series returns with “Exploring the Clarinet Repertoire,” featuring artists Eric Hansen (clarinet) and Jenny Larsen Page (piano), Friday, Sept 29, 2017. It will be the first of eight performances in the series by UW-Green Bay […]

Owners of Dental City and Nell’s Wigs and Boutique, among those to be honored at UW-Green Bay alumni recognition dinner

GREEN BAY –  The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is planning an evening of celebration, recognizing the accomplishments of its distinguished alumni and its outstanding recent alumni. This year’s Alumni Awards and Recognition Dinner begins at 5 p.m., Thursday, October 5 at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Those honored for their distinguished achievements will be Stacey […]

Three UW-Green Bay faculty bestowed named professorships

Three members of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay faculty were selected to hold named professorships today (August 23, 2017) at the University’s 2017 Fall Convocation. Named professorships are created through private gifts that support the study and research of a faculty member who has an outstanding record of scholarly accomplishment. The annual stipend associated with […]

UW-Green Bay Public Safety Identifies Suspects, Arrests Made in Book Theft Ring

Investigation Reveals Several Wisconsin, Midwest College Campuses Also Targeted GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay announced today that two individuals have been taken into custody in Texas on burglary charges related to the theft of more than 60 textbooks valued at more than $12,000 from offices at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay in June. […]

UW-Green Bay recognizes excellence in the awarding of Founders Awards

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Green Bay, WI — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has recognized some of its top faculty and staff members August 23, 2017, with 2017 Founders Awards for Excellence. The awards were presented before an audience of more than 450 in the Phoenix Room of the University Union, UW-Green Bay. Made possible by private philanthropic support, […]

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 […]