Category: News Releases

Weidner accepting nominations for TEDxUW-Green Bay

The Weidner Center is proud to present the inaugural TEDxUW-Green Bay in collaboration with faculty from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. Speaker nominations and applications are being accepted June 1 – June 20. The Weidner Center seeks the boldest and most impactful ideas being generated in this community.  […]

Charles Rybak named UW-Green Bay Dean

Rybak to lead the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences as demand for liberal arts degrees and problem solvers continues to rise GREEN BAY – University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Provost Greg Davis officially announced the appointment on May 10, 2018 of Prof. Charles (Chuck) A. Rybak as Dean of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s […]

UW-Green Bay History program selected to receive the 2018 Regents Teaching Award

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Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay History program has received the University of Wisconsin 2018 annual Regents Teaching Excellence Award (in the department/program category). Watch the video of the award presentation. “This is quite an honor,” said UW-Green Bay Prof. Heidi Sherman, Chair of the History program. “Every year, each of the […]

‘When we walk this stage, our family graduates with us’

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First-generation American, Bao Nhia Xiong, to honor her Hmong heritage and family during UW-Green Bay commencement, Saturday, May 12, 2018 Green Bay, Wis. – When Bao Nhia Xiong accepts her diploma on Saturday, her family is graduating, too. “(My family), they are the backbone to my story,” says Xiong. “I didn’t grow up with money, […]

UW-Green Bay’s Prof. Gurung to serve as president of international Psychology Honor Society

Green Bay, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Human Development and Psychology Professor Regan A. R. Gurung, Ph.D. has been elected to serve as the head of the international honor society in psychology Psi Chi. Gurung will serve for three years beginning as president-elect in 2018-2019, then as president in 2019-2020, and finally as past […]

Scandals, Scandals, Scandals! UW-Green Bay students show scandal through Lahey cartoons

Green Bay, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students in Assistant Prof. Alison Staudinger’s (Democracy and Justice Studies) American Political Thought class will host a political cartoon exhibit featuring the “scandalous” work of local artist and cartoonist Lyle Lahey. The event kicks off on Monday, May 7, 2018 with a 4 p.m. panel discussion in […]

UPDATE: The Civic Symphony/UW-Green Bay’s Verdi’s Requiem is rescheduled for May 13, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.

Green Bay, Wis. — The Civic Symphony of Green Bay’s season finale concert, postponed due to inclement weather, has been rescheduled. The performance of Verdi’s Requiem will now take place Sunday, May 13, at 7:30 p.m. on the Weidner Center stage. UW-Green Bay Prof. Randall Meder (Music) is Chorus Master for the concert and is […]

Sexual Assault Center awarded $10,000 grant by UW-Green Bay students

Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Strategic Philanthropy class awarded $10,000 on April 30, 2018 to the Sexual Assault Center run by Family Services of Northeast Wisconsin. Over the past six years, the class has awarded $65,000 to local organizations dedicated to an important need in the Brown County area. Each year, […]

Annual UW-Green Bay Heirloom Vegetable Plant Sale is May 12, 2018

Favorites — WI 55, King of the North, Wisconsin Lakes, Pride of Wisconsin, Sheboygan, and Beaver Dam — will be sold GREEN BAY – Spring must surely be here because it is nearly time for the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s annual Heirloom Vegetable Plant Sale. UW-Green Bay’s Natural and Applied Sciences (NAS) program is holding […]

UW-Green Bay Theatre Studio and Alternate Theatre presents ‘Exit, Pursued by a Bear’ May 1-3

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Theatre Studio and Alternate Theatre completes its season with a student directed performance of Lauren Gunderson’s “Exit, Pursued by a Bear,” at 7:30 p.m. May 1-3, 2018 in the Weidner Center. Recommended for mature audiences, “Exit, Pursued by a Bear” is a smart, dark revenge comedy about a woman named Nan […]