UW-Green Bay celebrates Homecoming 2019 with music, art and more, second annual Krash the Kress

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will celebrate Homecoming 2019 with a slate of activities beginning Wednesday, Jan. 30 and ending Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019. All families, fans and friends of the Phoenix are welcome to join in on the fun, sponsored by the UW-Green Bay Alumni Association.

HOMECOMING 2019 EVENT SCHEDULE:

Wednesday, January 30
Noon: Homecoming Pep Rally, Outside of Phoenix Room C
4:30 p.m.: UW-Green Bay Alumni Employees Social, Alumni Room
7:15 p.m.: Men’s Basketball: Marinette Buccaneers vs. Manitowoc Blue Devils at UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus

Thursday, January 31
1:30 p.m.: Comm, Cool Collected: COMM Week Preview Event, Phoenix Rooms BC
5 p.m.: Phoenix Music Night at the Blue Opus
5 p.m.: Art at the Aardvark
6:30 p.m.: Cheapseats – “A Star is Born,” Christie Theatre, University Union
9:05 p.m. Cheapseats – “A Star is Born,” Christie Theatre, University Union

Friday, February 1
1:00 p.m.: Alumni Phlash Talks by Ben Kvalo, Diana Delbecchi and Lorenzo Lones, Preble High School
5 p.m.: Krash the Kress Tailgate, Kress Events Center
6:30 p.m.: Cheapseats – “A Star is Born,” Christie Theatre, University Union
7 p.m.: Green Bay Men’s Basketball game vs. Milwaukee, Kress Event Center
9:05 p.m. Cheapseats – “A Star is Born,” Christie Theatre, University Union

Saturday, February 2
10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.: Tubing and ice skating at Ariens Hill
11 a.m.: Reunions and Pregame Party , Kress Center’s East and West Gyms
Noon: Soul Food Luncheon in the Phoenix Rooms
1 p.m.: Green Bay Women’s Basketball vs. Milwaukee., Kress Events Center
2:45 p.m.: Men’s Basketball: Sheboygan Wombats vs. Manitowoc Blue Devils at UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus
4 to 6 p.m.: HOCO Games sponsored by UWGB Greek Life, Kress Event Center’s Turf Gym
6:30 p.m.: Cheapseats – “A Star is Born,” Christie Theatre, University Union
9:05 p.m. Cheapseats – “A Star is Born,” Christie Theatre, University Union

All Homecoming details can be found here: www.uwgb.edu/homecoming. Questions, contact Director of Alumni Relations Kari Moody at 920-465-2226 or moodyk@uwgb.edu.

About the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is a comprehensive public institution offering undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs to nearly 8,000 students with campus locations in Green Bay, Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan. Established in 1965 on the border of Green Bay, the University and its campuses are centers of cultural enrichment, innovation and learning. The Green Bay campus is home to one of the Midwest’s most prolific performing arts centers, a nationally recognized 4,000-seat student recreation center, an award-winning nine-hole golf course and a five-mile recreational trail and arboretum, which is free and open to the public. This four-campus University transforms lives and communities through student-focused teaching and research, innovative learning opportunities, powerful connections and a problem-solving approach to education. UW-Green Bay’s main campus is centrally located, close to both the Door County resort area and the dynamic economies of Northeast Wisconsin, the Fox Valley region and the I-43 corridor. UW-Green Bay offers in-demand programs in science, engineering and technology; business; health, education and social welfare; and arts, humanities and social sciences. For more information, visit www.uwgb.edu.

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